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  • The Democracy of Affluence

    Intellectuals and the Affluent Society in Britain, Italy, and the US, 1958-1979, 1st Edition

    By Marzia Maccaferri

    Analyses of post-World War Two Western Europe have mostly adopted an international perspective whose main argument, in comparison with the failures of the interwar years, focused on the links between economic growth and democratic stabilization, highlighting the acceleration of modernization, the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Global 1960s and 1970s Series

  • Populism and Heritage in Europe

    Lost in Diversity and Unity, 1st Edition

    By Ayhan Kaya

    Populism and Heritage in Europe explores popular discourses about European and national heritage that are being used by specific political actors to advance their agendas and to prevent minority groups from being accepted into European society. Investigating what kind of effect the politics of fear…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Allied Intervention in Russia 1918-1919

    And the Part Played by Canada, 1st Edition

    By John Swettenham

    When originally published in 1967 and using archive material from official records in Ottawa, this book threw new light on the motives and actions of the intervening powers. Allied intervention took place in three main areas: Northern and Southern Russia as well as Siberia. Canada was the major…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Russian Civil War

  • The Republic of the Ushakovka

    Admiral Kolchak and the Allied Intervention in Siberia 1918-1920, 1st Edition

    By Richard M Connaughton

    This volume, originally published in 1990 and now with an updated Preface, gives an account of the Allies' last concerted attempt to destroy Russia's nascent Bolshevik regime. At the start, it looked like a threat that should be taken seriously, as the Reds' enemies both native and foreign…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Russian Civil War

  • History, Space and Place

    1st Edition

    By Susanne Rau

    Spaces, too, have a history. And history always takes place in spaces. But what do historians mean when they use the word "spaces"? And how can spaces be historically investigated? Susanne Rau provides a survey of the history of Western concepts of space, opens up interdisciplinary approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-04-12 
    Routledge

  • The Aristotelian Tradition in Syriac

    1st Edition

    By John W. Watt

    This volume presents a panorama of Syriac engagement with Aristotelian philosophy primarily situated in the 6th to the 9th centuries, but also ranging to the 13th. It offers a wide range of articles, opening with surveys on the most important philosophical writers of the period before providing…

    Hardback – 2019-04-12 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • International Media Politics

    Creating the Global Free Flow of Information, 1940–1962, 1st Edition

    By Frank Beyersdorf

    This book is a ground-breaking history of media politics in industrialized and decolonized countries during the 1940s and 1950s. US officials and news managers sought to globalize their own media system as part of a plan to create a new world order after World War II, lobbying for unhindered access…

    Hardback – 2019-04-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Information and Power in History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marijke van Faassen, Joris Gijsenbergh, Wim de Jong, Ida Nijenhuis, Ronald Sluijter

    The relationship between information and power is a relevant subject for all times. Today’s perceived ‘information revolution’ has caused information to become a separate object of study during the last two decades for several disciplines. As the contemporary perspective is dominant, information…

    Hardback – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Global Cultural Transfers since the Sixteenth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martina Kaller, Frank Jacob

    Access to new raw materials such as sugar, tobacco and rubber from the beginning of the sixteenth century onwards would massively change the way people lived, especially in how and what they consumed. While global markets were consequently established and provided access to these new commodities…

    Hardback – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Literary and Non-literary Responses Towards 9/11

    South Asia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nukhbah Taj Langah

    This book presents a range of analytical responses towards 9/11 through a critical review of its literary, non-literary and cultural representations. It examines the ways in which this event has shaped and complicated the relationship between various national and religious identities in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge India

  • Contemporary Italian Politics

    1st Edition

    By Paolo Natale, James L. Newell

    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 – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking the American Environmental Movement post-1945

    1st Edition

    By Ellen Griffith Spears

    In the period after World War II, urbanization, technological developments, and the specter of the emerging Cold War started to remold human relationships with the environment. New scientific developments in nuclear weapons, medicine, urban living, and food culture all contributed to people…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    American Social and Political Movements of the 20th Century

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