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  • The Park Avenue Cubists

    Gallatin, Morris, Frelinghuysen and Shaw, 1st Edition

    By Robert S. Lubar

    Edited by Debra Bricker Balken

    This title was first published in 2002. The Park Avenue Cubists explores the work of a group of American artists committed to the belief that American abstraction could make a unique contribution to the evolution of the visual experiments begun by the European Modernists. All were inspired by the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social Construction of Sexual Harassment Law

    The Role of the National, Organizational and Individual Context, 1st Edition

    By Mia L. Cahill

    This title was first published in 2001. The global legal landscape is littered with attempts to provide context and meaning for sexual harassment law. Most have failed because they have limited themselves to the mere words of law. This cross-national study is the first to expand our notion of…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Art, Nation and Gender

    Ethnic Landscapes, Myths and Mother-Figures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tricia Cusack, Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch

    This title was first published in 2003. The essay collection explores the conjunctions of nation, gender, and visual representation in a number of countries-including Ireland, Scotland, Britain, Canada, Finland, Russia and Germany-during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The contributors show…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Debating – and Creating – Authority

    The Failure of a Constitutional Ideal in Massachusetts Bay, 1629-1649, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Dale

    This title was first published in 2001. In the tight frame of its first twenty years, Massachusetts Bay dramatically altered its constitutional order from a theocracy to an oligarchy, led by magistrates who created their own authority and defined the limits on their almost unlimited power.…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Regional Innovation Potential: The Case of the U.S. Machine Tool Industry

    1st Edition

    By Steven R. Nivin

    This title was first published in 2000:  Steven Nivin analyzes a process vital to economic development - technological change. He furthers understanding of the processes driving innovation, so that we may gain a deeper insight into the development of economies. Specifically, the study explores…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Schumpeter, Innovation and Growth

    Long-Cycle Dynamics in the Post-WWII American Manufacturing Industries, 1st Edition

    By Mümtaz Keklik

    This title was first published in 2003. Bringing together contemporary innovation pattern theories inspired by the two original patterns developed by Joseph A. Schumpeter, this book develops an innovative new model of long wave aggregate level economic activity. This model is rigorously tested with…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Imperial Republic

    A Structural History of American Constitutionalism from the Colonial Era to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By James G. Wilson

    This title was first published in 2002. The Imperial Republic addresses the enduring relationship that the American constitution has with the concept of empire. Early activists frequently used the word to describe the nation they wished to create through revolution and later reform. The book…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Search and Surveillance

    The Movement from Evidence to Information, 1st Edition

    By Sybil Sharpe

    This title was first published in 2000:  The development of 'search and surveillance' powers are amongst the most controversial issues to confront modern policing and studies of criminal law and criminal justice. This book is the first to challenge the orthodox concept of 'search' in the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Cultural and Political Nostalgia in the Age of Terror

    The Melancholic Sublime, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Leggatt

    This book re-examines the role of the sublime across a range of disparate cultural texts, from architecture and art, to literature, digital technology, and film, detailing a worrying trend towards nostalgia and arguing that, although the sublime has the potential to be the most powerful uniting…

    Hardback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • From Bureaucracy to Business Enterprise

    Legal and Policy Issues in the Transformation of Government Services, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Whincop

    This title was first published in 2003.This book analyzes the policy initiatives used in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States to improve the efficiency of government service delivery, such as commercialization, privatization, and, in particular, corporatization. The…

    Hardback – 2017-11-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • US Foreign Policy in The Horn of Africa

    From Colonialism to Terrorism, 1st Edition

    By Donna Rose Jackson

    Examining American foreign policy towards the Horn of Africa between 1945 and 1991, this book uses Ethiopia and Somalia as case studies to offer an evaluation of the decision-making process during the Cold War, and consider the impact that these decisions had upon subsequent developments both…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Rethinking the American Prison Movement

    1st Edition

    By Dan Berger, Toussaint Losier

    Rethinking the American Prison Movement provides a short, accessible overview of the transformational and ongoing struggles against America’s prison system. Dan Berger and Toussaint Losier show that prisoners have used strikes, lawsuits, uprisings, writings, and diverse coalitions with free-world…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    American Social and Political Movements of the 20th Century

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