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  • Stardom and the Aesthetics of Neorealism

    Ingrid Bergman in Rossellini's Italy, 1st Edition

    By Ora Gelley

    In this exciting new book, Gelley considers the collaboration between Rossellini and Ingrid Bergman in light of the neorealist aesthetic. This study re-examines the director's postwar works in relation to the contemporary discussion on Italian national identity: rather than marking a radical break…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • The Politics of Age and Disability in Contemporary Spanish Film

    Plus Ultra Pluralism, 1st Edition

    By Matthew J. Marr

    The Politics of Age and Disability in Contemporary Spanish Film examines the onscreen construction of adolescent, elderly, and disabled subjects in Spanish cinema from 1992 to the present. Applying a dual lens of film analysis and theory drawn from the allied fields of youth, age, and disability…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • European Civil War Films

    Memory, Conflict, and Nostalgia, 1st Edition

    By Eleftheria Rania Kosmidou

    This book examines the ways in which late twentieth-century European cinema deals with the neglected subject of civil war. Exploring a range of films about the Spanish, Irish, former Yugoslavia, and Greek civil wars, this comparative and interdisciplinary study engages with contemporary debates in…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • German Federalism in Transition

    Reforms in a Consensual State, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carolyn Rowe, Wade Jacoby

    Federalism in Germany has come to be viewed as the root cause of the country’s current economic and social malaise. The federal political system which contributed enormously to the economic success and political stability of West Germany is now said to be outdated, overburdened and unworkable.…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge

  • State Building and International Intervention in Bosnia

    1st Edition

    By Roberto Belloni

    The presence of international missions in weak and failing states across the globe confirms that multi-lateral involvement has become a strategic imperative to secure international peace and security. With demands for democratic governance and peaceful coexistence in countries such as Afghanistan…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    Security and Governance

  • The Democratic Predicament

    Cultural Diversity in Europe and India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyotirmaya Tripathy, Sudarsan Padmanabhan

    Both India and Europe have been undergoing a difficult process of negotiating cultural, religious and ethnic diversity within their democratic frameworks. In fact, recent incidents of xenophobic backlash against multiculturalism and minority communities in Europe, as well as myriad movements for…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Handbook of Quality of Life in the Enlarged European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Alber, Tony Fahey, Chiara Saraceno

    Recent enlargement to the east made the European Union a more diverse social space and brought it into more direct contact with the social and cultural aftermath of communism. Sound empirical knowledge on heterogeneity and homogeneity in European societies after the EU enlargement is lacking. By…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge

  • Cinema and Ireland

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Rockett, Luke Gibbons, John Hill

    This was the first comprehensive study of film production in Ireland from the silent period to the present day, and of representations of Ireland and ‘Irishness’ in native, British, and American films. It remains an authority on the topic. The book focuses on Irish history and politics to examine…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • The Contradictions of Austerity

    The Socio-Economic Costs of the Neoliberal Baltic Model, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Sommers, Charles Woolfson

    The great financial crisis of 2008 and the ensuing global economic and financial turmoil have launched a search for "models" for recovery. The advocates of austerity present the Baltic States as countries that through discipline and sacrifice showed the way out of crisis. They have proposed the "…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the European Economy

  • Banking Systems in the Crisis

    The Faces of Liberal Capitalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suzanne J. Konzelmann, Marc Fovargue-Davies

    The 2008 financial crisis has severely shaken confidence in liberal economic theory and policy. However, the sharply divergent experiences of the six Anglo-Saxon ‘liberal market economies’ (LMEs) suggest that the reality is not so simple. This book traces the evolution of liberal capitalism, from…

    Paperback – 2015-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Finance and Stability

  • The European Union and Occupied Palestinian Territories

    State-building without a state, 1st Edition

    By Dimitris Bouris

    This book analyses the present European Union (EU) approach to state-building, both in policy and operation. It offers a review of the literature on peace-building, EU state-building and conflict resolution, before examining in detail the EU’s role as a state-builder in the case of the Occupied…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in European Politics

  • The Official History of Britain and the Channel Tunnel

    1st Edition

    By Terry Gourvish

    Commissioned by the Cabinet Office and using hitherto untapped British Government records, this book presents an in-depth analysis of the successful project of 1986-94. This is a vivid portrayal of the complexities of quadripartite decision-making (two countries, plus the public and…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22
    Routledge

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