• Dialogues on the Theory and Practice of Literary Translation book cover

    Dialogues on the Theory and Practice of Literary Translation

    1st Edition

    By Xu Jun

    The book is a collection of the dialogues between Xu Jun, a well-known expert in French literary translation and eminent “Changjiang” scholar in translation studies in China, and some celebrated literary translators in contemporary China, some of whom are also literary scholars, linguists, poets,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Urban Renewal in India: Accommodating people, ideas and lifeworlds in Mumbai's redeveloping chawls book cover

    Urban Renewal in India

    Accommodating people, ideas and lifeworlds in Mumbai's redeveloping chawls, 1st Edition

    By Pablo Holwitt

    This book interrogates contemporary processes of neoliberal urban renewal in the Global South by studying the model of chawl-redevelopment in Mumbai, India. The model of chawl-redevelopment is used to address questions surrounding contemporary urban renewal. Focusing on attempts to redevelop Mumbai…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Law and Gender in the Ancient Near East and the Hebrew Bible book cover

    Law and Gender in the Ancient Near East and the Hebrew Bible

    1st Edition

    By Ilan Peled

    This volume examines how gender relations were regulated in ancient Near Eastern and biblical law. The textual corpus examined includes the various pertinent law collections, royal decrees and instructions from Mesopotamia and Hatti, and the three biblical legal collections. Peled explores issues…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • State Violence in Nazi Germany: From Kristallnacht to Barbarossa book cover

    State Violence in Nazi Germany

    From Kristallnacht to Barbarossa, 1st Edition

    By Emanuel Marx

    Through analyses of three eventful years in Nazi Germany’s history - the Kristallnacht pogrom, the invasion of Poland and the invasion of Soviet Russia - this book explores the violence of states. All three events were part of the Nazi colonial project and led to mass killings, eventually resulting…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Coherent Optics for Access Networks book cover

    Coherent Optics for Access Networks

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zhensheng Jia, Luis Alberto Campos

    This book will highlight the motivation for coherent optics in access and introduce digital coherent optical systemin detail, including advanced modulation formats, architecture of modulation and detection, and DSP flow forboth transmitter and receiver. This book will also demonstrate potential…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    CRC Press

  • Immersive Communication: The Communication Paradigm of the Third Media Age book cover

    Immersive Communication

    The Communication Paradigm of the Third Media Age, 1st Edition

    By Qin Li

    Communication, like the atmosphere itself, is ubiquitous and essential for humans and with the development of new technologies, such as wireless internet, 3D printing and virtual reality, it has become almost impossible to live without it. In addition, means of communication have changed…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Comparative Law: Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors book cover

    Comparative Law

    Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Mair, Sean Patrick Donlan

    This book discusses a number of important themes in comparative law: legal metaphors and methodology, the movements of legal ideas and institutions and the mixity they produce, and marriage, an area of law in which culture – or clashes of legal and public cultures – may be particularly evident. In…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Postcolonial Animalities book cover

    Postcolonial Animalities

    1st Edition

    By Suvadip Sinha, Amit R. Baishya

    Postcolonial Animalities, co-edited by Suvadip Sinha and Amit R. Baishya, brings together ten essays to consider the interfaces between "human" and "animal" and the concrete presence of animals in postcolonial cultural production. This edited collection critiques monohumanist conceptions of the "…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Locating Heisei in Japanese Fiction and Film: The Historical Imagination of the Lost Decades book cover

    Locating Heisei in Japanese Fiction and Film

    The Historical Imagination of the Lost Decades, 1st Edition

    By Marc Yamada

    This book provides the first interdisciplinary examination of the popular fiction and film of the "lost decades" of Japan’s Heisei period (1989–2019). Presenting original analysis of major Heisei writers, filmmakers, and manga artists, the chapters examine the work of Urasawa Naoki, Kurosawa…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Researching the Archaeological Past through Imagined Narratives: A Necessary Fiction book cover

    Researching the Archaeological Past through Imagined Narratives

    A Necessary Fiction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel van Helden, Robert Witcher

    Archaeological interpretation is an imaginative act. Stratigraphy and artefacts do not tell us what the past was like; that is the task of the archaeologist. The diverse group of contributors to this volume address the relationship between archaeology and imagination through the medium of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Drama in Education: Exploring Key Research Concepts and Effective Strategies book cover

    Drama in Education

    Exploring Key Research Concepts and Effective Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ása Helga Ragnarsdóttir, Hákon Sæberg Björnsson

    As schools have become more aware of their role in addressing personal and social issues, the importance of ‘values and attitudes’ have begun shaping education and curricula worldwide.  Drama in Education explores the six fundamental pillars of the national curriculum guide of Iceland in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Critical Methods for the Study of World Politics: Creativity and Transformation book cover

    Critical Methods for the Study of World Politics

    Creativity and Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shine Choi, Anna Selmeczi, Erzsébet Strausz

    This book develops an approach to both method and the socio-political implications of knowledge production that embraces our embeddedness in the world that we study. It seeks to enact the transformative potentials inherent in this relationship in how it engages readers. It presents a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
    Interventions

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