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  • Plato�s Labyrinth

    Sophistries, Lies and Conspiracies in Socratic Dialogues, 1st Edition

    By Aakash Singh Rathore

    This original and stimulating study of Plato's Socratic dialogues rereads and reinterprets Plato's writings in terms of their dialogical or dramatic form. Taking inspiration from the techniques of Umberto Eco, Jacques Derrida, and Leo Strauss, Aakash Singh Rathore presents the Socratic dialogues as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge India

  • Travel Writing in Dutch and German, 1790-1930

    Modernity, Regionality, Mobility, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Martin, Lut Missinne, Beatrix van Dam

    This volume focuses on how travel writing contributed to cultural and intellectual exchange in and between the Dutch- and German-speaking regions from the 1790s to the twentieth-century interwar period. Drawing on a hitherto largely overlooked body of travelers whose work ranges across what is now…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Post-Soviet Constitutions and Challenges of Regional Integration

    Adapting to European and Eurasian integration projects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roman Petrov, Peter Van Elsuwege

    This book explores the implications of European and Eurasian integration projects for the constitutional orders of post-Soviet countries. On the one hand, the process of Eurasian integration, culminating in the establishment of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), led to the creation of new…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Managing the Euro Crisis

    National EU policy coordination in the debtor countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabrina Ragone

    The financial crisis posed new challenges for the administrations of Eurozone countries, including: how to respect EU obligations when the economy is under stress? How to improve the overall implementation of EU policies and domestic reforms? How to negotiate effectively with the Troika and then…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The European Union�s Evolving External Engagement

    Towards New Sectoral Diplomacies?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chad Damro, Sieglinde Gstöhl, Simon Schunz

    In recent decades, the external action of the European Union (EU) has been undergoing considerable change. An expansion of the EU’s external policy portfolio can be observed in many areas as previous policies for internal purposes – such as competition, energy, the environment, justice and home…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The German Historical School and European Economic Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by José Luís Cardoso, Michalis Psalidopoulos

    The financial crisis of 2008 has revived interest in economic scholarship from a historical perspective. The most in depth studies of the relationship between economics and history can be found in the work of the so-called German Historical School (GHS). The influence of the GHS in the USA and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Party-Society Relations in the Republic of Cyprus

    Political and Societal Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giorgos Charalambous, Christophoros Christophorou

    The Republic of Cyprus’ social and political culture is deeply partitocratic, with a close relationship between state apparatus and the parties that influence the government’s decisions. However, little is known about the social and political implications of the above traits, and even less about…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Culture in Turkey, Greece & Cyprus

    Performing the Left Since the Sixties, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leonidas Karakatsanis, Nikolaos Papadogiannis

    Performing a political identity usually involves more than just casting a vote. For Left-wingers in Turkey, Greece and Cyprus – countries that emerged as the only non-socialist constituents of South-eastern Europe after WWII – political preference meant immersion to distinct ways of life, to ‘…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Tracing the Borders of Spanish Horror Cinema and Television

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jorge Marí

    This critical anthology sets out to explore the boom that horror cinema and TV productions have experienced in Spain in the past two decades. It uses a range of critical and theoretical perspectives to examine a broad variety of films and filmmakers, such as works by Alejandro Amenábar, Álex de la…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Weimar Cinema, Embodiment, and Historicity

    Cultural Memory and the Historical Films of Ernst Lubitsch, 1st Edition

    By Mason Kamana Allred

    In its retrieval and (re)construction, the past has become interwoven with the images and structure of cinema. Not only have mass media—especially film and television—shaped the content of memories and histories, but they have also shaped their very form. Combining historicization with close…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Nordic Childhoods 1700�1960

    From Folk Beliefs to Pippi Longstocking, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reidar Aasgaard, Marcia Bunge, Merethe Roos

    This volume strengthens interest and research in the fields of both Childhood Studies and Nordic Studies by exploring conceptions of children and childhood in the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden). Although some books have been written about the history of childhood…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Wage Distribution Fairness in Post-Socialist Countries

    Situation and Socialization, 1st Edition

    By Zsófia Ignácz

    Fairness of wage distribution – or the perception of such – is a phenomenon crucial for the stability of new democracies. While theories exist about how change of the political system trickles down to the attitudinal level, the systematic analysis of the effect of economic transition on public…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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