• Medical Memories and Experiences in Postwar East Germany: Treatments of the Past book cover

    Medical Memories and Experiences in Postwar East Germany

    Treatments of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Markus Wahl

    This book draws on the example of the major cities of Leipzig and Dresden to illustrate continuity and change in public health in the German Democratic Republic. Based on archival work, it will demonstrate how members of the medical profession successfully manipulated their pre-1945 past in order…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

  • Trade Unions and European Integration: A Question of Optimism and Pessimism? book cover

    Trade Unions and European Integration

    A Question of Optimism and Pessimism?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes M Kiess, Martin Seeliger

    Trade Unions and European Integration brings together pessimists and optimists on trade unionism under the contemporary pressures of European integration. The Great Recession has brought new attention to structural problems of the European integration process, specifically monetary integration…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Local Politics, Global Impacts: Steps to a Multi-disciplinary Analysis of Scales book cover

    Local Politics, Global Impacts

    Steps to a Multi-disciplinary Analysis of Scales, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivier Charnoz, Virginie Diaz Pedregal

    Serving as a touchstone for a much-needed research program on social scales, this volume challenges disciplinary boundaries and brings into focus a paradoxical state of affairs in contemporary thought: the domain of local-global interactions has not yet been identified as an object of analysis in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Global Governance

  • The European Ritual: Football in the New Europe book cover

    The European Ritual

    Football in the New Europe, 1st Edition

    By Anthony King

    Football constitutes a vivid public ritual in contemporary European culture through which emergent social solidarities and new economic networks have come into being. This fascinating and unique volume traces the transformation of European football from the 1950s to the present, focusing in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • The Strategic Defence Initiative: US Policy and the Soviet Union book cover

    The Strategic Defence Initiative

    US Policy and the Soviet Union, 1st Edition

    By Mira Duric

    Central to US foreign policy, the Strategic Defence Initiative (SDI) was launched by Ronald Reagan in 1983. While the Reagan administration failed to deploy the SDI system, it featured prominently in the relationship between the US and the Soviet Union. This insightful book examines SDI and the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Interest Group Design: The Foundation and Evolution of Common Cause book cover

    Interest Group Design

    The Foundation and Evolution of Common Cause, 1st Edition

    By Marcie L. Reynolds

    In Interest Group Design, Marcie L. Reynolds examines the evolution of Common Cause, the first national government reform lobby. Founded in 1970 by John W. Gardner, the organization gained influence with Congress and established an organizational culture that lasted several decades. External and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

  • Conflict and the Social Bond: Peace in Modern Societies book cover

    Conflict and the Social Bond

    Peace in Modern Societies, 1st Edition

    By Michalis Lianos

    Is violent conflict inevitable? What is it in our social nature that makes us conduct wars, genocides and persecutions? The answer lies in how we are programmed to bond and form communities that demand loyalty in order to let us belong. The analysis in this book cuts through the social sciences in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration: Subjectivity, Family and Inequality book cover

    Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration

    Subjectivity, Family and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Karolina Barglowski

    Transnational mobility in the EU has become a key factor for supranational integration, equal life chances and socioeconomic prosperity. This book explores the cultural and social patterns that shape people’s migration, the historical and contemporary patterns of their movement, and the manifold…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnationalism

  • Geopolitics and the Western Pacific: China, Japan and the US book cover

    Geopolitics and the Western Pacific

    China, Japan and the US, 1st Edition

    By Leszek Buszynski

    This book examines the development of China’s national ambitions under its current leader Xi Jinping and the dilemma they present for the United States and also Japan. It emphasises the importance of geopolitics, that is the way national strategies and policies are shaped and in some cases…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Security in Asia Pacific Series

  • Entrepreneurship and Global Cities: Diversity, Opportunity and Cosmopolitanism book cover

    Entrepreneurship and Global Cities

    Diversity, Opportunity and Cosmopolitanism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nikolai Mouraviev, Nada K. Kakabadse

     Global cities with a largely cosmopolitan environment, such as Auckland, Berlin, Dubai, London, New York, Shanghai or Singapore, are successfully developing and attracting entrepreneurs from all over the world. This book elucidates the policy approaches related to the formation of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

  • Lord Salisbury and Nationality in the East: Viewing Imperialism in its Proper Perspective book cover

    Lord Salisbury and Nationality in the East

    Viewing Imperialism in its Proper Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Shih-tsung Wang

    This study explains how Salisbury viewed cultural conflicts between the East and the West, how he treated Oriental nationality and nationalist aspirations in British dominions in the East, and how he directed British policy in the Eastern world in a time when the Western Powers were plunging into a…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Pseudo-Public Spaces in Chinese Shopping Malls: Rise, Publicness and Consequences book cover

    Pseudo-Public Spaces in Chinese Shopping Malls

    Rise, Publicness and Consequences, 1st Edition

    By Yiming Wang

    Shopping malls in China create a new pseudo-public urban space which is under the control of private or quasi-public power structure. As they are open for public use, mediated by the co-mingling of private property rights and public meanings of urban space, the rise, publicness and consequences of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

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