• Fiscal Policy in Early Modern Europe: Portugal in Comparative Context book cover

    Fiscal Policy in Early Modern Europe

    Portugal in Comparative Context, 1st Edition

    By Rodrigo da Costa Dominguez

    This book will examine the gradual assembly and consolidation of Portuguese fiscal policy in the second half of the fifteenth century, providing a comparative analysis of the Portuguese State’s finances and fiscal dynamics with other Western European monarchies. This book examines relevant aspects…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
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    Perspectives in Economic and Social History

  • The Economic Thought of James Steuart book cover

    The Economic Thought of James Steuart

    1st Edition

    By José Manuel Menudo

    James Steuart published An Inquiry into the Principles of Political Œconomy in 1767, the first systematic treatise on economics, nine years before Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations. Traditional historiography has tended to disregard and even deny Steuart’s oeuvre, categorising him as the last,…

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    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Mental Wellbeing and Psychology: The Role of Art and History in Self Discovery and Creation book cover

    Mental Wellbeing and Psychology

    The Role of Art and History in Self Discovery and Creation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Barker

    This book aims to unpack not only the philosophical and psychological need to understand ourselves but also how, through an exploration of historical archives and artistic creativity, we can build self-identify and self-esteem to improve a sense of wellbeing for ourselves and those for whom we care…

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    Advances in Mental Health Research

  • Tearfund and the Quest for Faith-Based Development book cover

    Tearfund and the Quest for Faith-Based Development

    1st Edition

    By Dena Freeman

    This book gives an in-depth analysis of the role of faith in the work of Tearfund, a leading Evangelical relief and development NGO which works in fifty countries worldwide. The study traces the changing ways that faith has shaped and influenced Tearfund’s work over its 50-year history and shows…

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    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Early Language Acquisition of Mandarin-Speaking Children book cover

    Early Language Acquisition of Mandarin-Speaking Children

    1st Edition

    By Yunqiu Zhang

    Compared with other subdisciplines in Chinese Linguistics, children’s language acquisition is a significant field with relatively limited achievements. Based on data from a dynamic and developmental corpus, this book is a comprehensive exploration of the early development of Chinese-speaking…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
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    Chinese Linguistics

  • Modernization as Lived Experiences: Three Generations of Young Men and Women in China book cover

    Modernization as Lived Experiences

    Three Generations of Young Men and Women in China, 1st Edition

    By Fengshu Liu

    This book examines, in a culturally and contextually sensitive way, the particularity of what it means to be young in post-Mao China undergoing rapid and dramatic transformation by comparing childhood and youth experiences over three generations. The analysis draws on life-history interviews with…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
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    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Judging and Emotion: A Socio-Legal Analysis book cover

    Judging and Emotion

    A Socio-Legal Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Sharyn Roach Anleu, Kathy Mack

    Judges embody impartial legal authority. They are the nexus between formal abstract law, the legal institution of the court, and the practical tasks of making and communicating decisions. Because emotions are often viewed as inherently irrational, disorderly, impulsive and personal, and therefore…

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  • Developing Magical Consciousness: A Theoretical and Practical Guide for Expansion book cover

    Developing Magical Consciousness

    A Theoretical and Practical Guide for Expansion, 1st Edition

    By Susan Greenwood

    Offering a new template for future exploration, Susan Greenwood examines and develops the notion that the experience of magic is a panhuman orientation of consciousness, a form of knowledge largely marginalized in Western societies. In this volume she aims to form a "bridge of communication"…

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  • The Cultural Turn in International Aid: Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries book cover

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid

    Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sophia Labadi

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid is one of the first volumes to analyse a wide and comprehensive range of issues related to culture and international aid in a critical and constructive manner. Assessing why international aid is provided for cultural projects, rather than for other causes, the…

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    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • A Multimodal Perspective on Applied Storytelling Performances: Narrativity in Context book cover

    A Multimodal Perspective on Applied Storytelling Performances

    Narrativity in Context, 1st Edition

    By Soe Marlar Lwin

    In this volume, Soe Marlar Lwin proposes a contextualized multimodal framework that brings together storytelling practitioners’ and academic researchers’ conceptions of storytelling. It aims to highlight the ways in which various institutions in contemporary society have been using live…

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    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Muslim Women and Gender Justice: Concepts, Sources, and Histories book cover

    Muslim Women and Gender Justice

    Concepts, Sources, and Histories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina El Omari, Juliane Hammer, Mouhanad Khorchide

    This volume brings together the work of a group of Islamic studies scholars from across the globe. They discuss how past and present Muslim women have participated in the struggle for gender justice in Muslim communities and around the world. The essays demonstrate a diversity of methodological…

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    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • The Lived Experiences of Muslims in Europe: Recognition, Power and Intersubjective Dilemmas book cover

    The Lived Experiences of Muslims in Europe

    Recognition, Power and Intersubjective Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    By Des Delaney

    This book unearths new knowledge that comprehensively reflects upon the complexity of recognition experiences and integration challenges faced by Muslims individuals and groups in Europe. By focusing on universal recognition themes related to experiences within personal relationships, legal…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
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    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

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