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  • Farm Animals in Britain, 1850-2001

    By Karen Sayer

    Focusing on the origins and development of the conceptualisation of the biological animal body as a ’technological’ resource, or indeed problem, within modern British agriculture, this book addresses the changing understanding, among agriculturalists and the public, of ’nature’ in farming.…

    Hardback – 2017-02-05 
    Rural Worlds: Economic, Social and Cultural Histories of Agricultures and Rural Societies

  • Constructing a German Diaspora

    The "Greater German Empire", 1871-1914

    By Stefan Manz

    This book takes on a global perspective to unravel the complex relationship between Imperial Germany and its diaspora. Around 1900, German-speakers living abroad were tied into global power-political aspirations. They were represented as outposts of a "Greater German Empire" whose ethnic links had…

    Paperback – 2017-02-05 
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Sexuality in Medieval Europe

    Doing Unto Others, 3rd Edition

    By Ruth Mazo Karras

    Challenging the way the Middle Ages have been treated in general histories of sexuality, Sexuality in Medieval Europe shows how views at the time were conflicted and complicated; there was no single medieval attitude towards sexuality any more than there is one modern attitude. Focusing on marital…

    Paperback – 2017-02-03 

  • The Diffusion of Western Economic Ideas in East Asia

    Edited by Malcolm Warner

    This book examines the diffusion of economic ideas in East Asia, assessing the impact of external ideas on internal theory and practice. It considers economists from Adam Smith onwards, including Marx, Keynes, Hayek and contemporary economists, and covers the subject both historically and also…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03 
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Corporatism and Fascism

    The Corporatist Wave in Europe

    Edited by Antonio Costa Pinto

    This book is the first conceptual and comparative empirical work on the relation between corporatism and dictatorships, bringing both fields under a joint conceptual umbrella. It operationalizes the concepts of social and political corporatism, diffusion and critical junctures and their particular…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03 
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • 30 Years After

    Issues and Representations of the Falklands War

    By Carine Berbéri, Monia O’Brien Castro

    Thirty years after the Argentinian invasion of the Falkland Islands, the war remains a source of continued debate and analysis for politicians, historians and military strategists. Not only did the conflict provide a fascinating example of modern expeditionary warfare, but it also brought to the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-03 

  • The Development of Scientific Marketing in the Twentieth Century

    Research for Sales in the Pharmaceutical Industry

    By Jean-Paul Gaudillière

    The global pharmaceutical industry is currently estimated to be worth $1 trillion. Contributors chart the rise of scientific marketing within the industry from 1920-1980. This is the first comprehensive study into pharmaceutical marketing, demonstrating that many new techniques were actually…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02 
    Studies for the Society for the Social History of Medicine

  • Stress in Post-War Britain

    By Mark Jackson

    In the years following World War II the health and well-being of the nation was of primary concern to the British government. The essays in this collection examine the relationship between health and stress in post-war Britain through a series of carefully connected case studies.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02 
    Studies for the Society for the Social History of Medicine

  • Exploring Cultural History

    Essays in Honour of Peter Burke

    By Melissa Calaresu, Joan-Pau Rubies, Filippo de Vivo

    Over the past 30 years, cultural history has moved from the periphery to the centre of historical studies, profoundly influencing the way we look at and analyze all aspects of the past. In this volume, a distinguished group of international historians has come together to consider the rise of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02 

  • Contemporary Italian Politics

    By Simon Parker, Paolo Natale

    This book provides students with the most comprehensive and incisive introduction available to the intricacies of the Italian political system. Written in an accessible and student-friendly style, this up-to-date textbook features: an introduction to Italian political history from 1943 to the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01 

  • Globalizing Seoul

    The City's Cultural and Urban Change

    By Jieheerah Yun

    In the decades following the 1997 Asian economic crisis, South Korea sought segyehwa (globalization). Evidence of this is no more evident than in the country’s capital, Seoul, where urban development has been the central to making the city a global hub and not just the centre of the national…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Planning, History and Environment Series

  • The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America

    Edited by Jonathan Daniel Wells

    The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America provides an important overview of the main themes within the study of the long nineteenth century in American History. By broadly incorporating the latest research to give an up-to-date overview of the whole era, the book explores the major…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Routledge Histories

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