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  • Take One Building : Interdisciplinary Research Perspectives of the Seattle Central Library book cover

    Take One Building : Interdisciplinary Research Perspectives of the Seattle Central Library

    Edited by Ruth Conroy Dalton, Christoph Holscher

    This book evaluates how we experience and understand buildings in different ways depending upon our academic and professional background. With reference to Rem Koolhaas' Seattle Central Library, the book illustrates a range of different methods available through its application to the building. By…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Visioning Technologies: The Architectures of Sight book cover

    Visioning Technologies

    The Architectures of Sight

    Edited by Graham Cairns

    Visioning Technologies brings together a collection of texts from leading theorists to examine how architecture has been, and is, reframed and restructured by the visual and theoretical frameworks introduced by different ‘technologies of sight’ – understood to include orthographic projection,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Historic Newspapers in the Digital Age: Search All About It! book cover

    Historic Newspapers in the Digital Age

    Search All About It!

    By Paul Gooding

    In recent years, cultural institutions and commercial providers have created extensive digitised newspaper collections. This book asks the timely question: what can the large-scale digitisation of newspapers tell us about the wider cultural phenomenon of mass digitisation? The unique form and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume I (1994): A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume I (1994)

    A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray

    By Edgar F. Harden

    First published in 1994, these two volumes are intended as a supplement to the four-volume edition edited by Gordon N. Ray in 1945-46. In writing to his broad range of correspondents, Thackeray produced a varied body of letters that will help readers to better understand his nineteenth-century…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume II (1994): A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume II (1994)

    A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray

    By Edgar F. Harden

    First published in 1994, these two volumes are intended as a supplement to the four-volume edition edited by Gordon N. Ray in 1945-46. In writing to his broad range of correspondents, Thackeray produced a varied body of letters that will help readers to better understand his nineteenth-century…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Emerging Economies book cover

    Handbook of Emerging Economies

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    A major new volume in the Routledge International Handbooks series analysing emerging and newly emerged economies, including the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and other likely (Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico, and South Korea) as well as possible (Vietnam, The…

    Paperback – 2018-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Handbook of Indigenous Peoples' Rights book cover

    Handbook of Indigenous Peoples' Rights

    Edited by Corinne Lennox, Damien Short

    This handbook is a comprehensive interdisciplinary overview of indigenous peoples’ rights. Chapters by experts in the field examine legal, philosophical, sociological and political issues, addressing a wide range of themes at the centre of debates on the rights of indigenous peoples. The book…

    Paperback – 2018-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Slave Ship, Memory and the Origin of Modernity book cover

    The Slave Ship, Memory and the Origin of Modernity

    By Martyn Hudson

    Traces; slave names, the islands and cities into which we are born, our musics and rhythms, our genetic compositions, our stories of our lost utopias and the atrocities inflicted upon our ancestors, by our ancestors, the social structure of our cities, the nature of our diasporas, the scars…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Harrod's Librarians' Glossary and Reference Book: A Directory of Over 10,200 Terms, Organizations, Projects and Acronyms in the Areas of Information Management, Library Science, Publishing and Archive Management book cover

    Harrod's Librarians' Glossary and Reference Book

    A Directory of Over 10,200 Terms, Organizations, Projects and Acronyms in the Areas of Information Management, Library Science, Publishing and Archive Management, 10th Edition

    By Ray Prytherch

    Listing over 10,000 entries, Harrod's Librarians' Glossary and Reference Book spans everything from traditional printing terms to search engines and from book formats to URLs. Revisions for this tenth edition have centred in particular on the Information Society and its ramifications, on the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge

  • International Encyclopedia of Military History book cover

    International Encyclopedia of Military History

    Edited by James C. Bradford

    With its impressive breadth of coverage – both geographically and chronologically – the International Encyclopedia of Military History is the most up-to-date and inclusive A-Z resource on military history. From uniforms and military insignia worn by combatants to the brilliant military…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge

  • Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above book cover

    Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above

    Edited by Birger Stichelbaut, David Cowley

    The study of conflict archaeology has developed rapidly over the last decade, fuelled in equal measure by technological advances and creative analytical frameworks. Nowhere is this truer than in the inter-disciplinary fields of archaeological practice that combine traditional sources such as…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Face to Face with Practice: Existential Forms of Research for Management Inquiry book cover

    Face to Face with Practice

    Existential Forms of Research for Management Inquiry

    By Steven Segal, Claire Jankelson

    Coming Face to Face with your own practice is an emerging approach to management and professional research that has a significant impact on management practice. It closes the gap between theory and practice. An existential form of research means that the researcher carefully attends to their…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge

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