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  • White Racial Nationalism in Britain

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Graham Macklin

    The book provides a comprehensive history of the ideas and ideologues associated with the racial fascist tradition in Britain. It charts the evolution of white racial nationalism in Britain as a political manifestation, from its origins amongst a range of pro-Nazi groupuscules in the 1930s, to the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Britain and the Arab Gulf after Empire

    Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, 1971-1981, 1st Edition

    By Simon C. Smith

    Although Britain’s formal imperial role in the smaller, oil-rich sheikdoms of the Arab Gulf – Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates – ended in 1971, Britain continued to have a strong interest and continuing presence in the region. This book explores the nature of Britain’s role after…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

  • Britain and Multilateral Diplomacy in the Cold War

    The UK's Role in the Negotiation of the Helsinki Accords, 1972-75, 1st Edition

    By Kai Hebel

    This is the first in-depth account of the UK’s contribution to the important rapprochement between East and West that culminated in the successful negotiation of the Helsinki Final Act of 1975. Blending a thorough historical approach based on multi-archival research with International…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • The Rise and Fall of the Rehabilitative Ideal, 1895-1970

    1st Edition

    By Victor Bailey

    Spanning almost a century of penal policy and practice in England and Wales, this book is a study of the long arc of the rehabilitative ideal, beginning in 1895, the year of the Gladstone Committee on Prisons, and ending in 1970, when the policy of treating and training criminals was very much on…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Seeing Space and Place in the Victorian City

    Manchester 1830-1914, 1st Edition

    By Martin Hewitt

    This study explores the ‘ecology of knowledge’ of urban Britain in the Victorian period and seeks to examine the way in which Victorians comprehended the nature of their urban society. It argues that crucial to their approaches was the ‘visiting mode’ as particular discursive formation, including…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge

  • The First World War, Anticolonialism and Imperial Authority in British India, 1914-1924

    1st Edition

    By Sharmishtha Roy Chowdhury

    Between 1914, when the Great War began, and 1924, when the Ottoman Caliphate ended, British and Indian officials and activists reformulated political ideas in the context of total war in the Middle East, Gandhian mass mobilisation, and the 1919 Amritsar massacre. Using discussions on travel,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-24 
    Routledge
    Empires in Perspective

  • British Fascist Tradition

    Continuities in Interwar and Postwar fascism, 1st Edition

    By Joe Mulhall

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of the core ideological beliefs and priorities of the various ideologues and fascist organisations that existed in the immediate postwar era in Britain. It is detailed study of the policies and ideologies of a number of individuals and groups that…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Newspapers, War and Society in the 20th Century

    Journalism, Reportage and the Social Role of the Press, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siân Nicholas, Tom O'Malley

    This book offers fresh research and insights into the complex relationship between the press, war, and society in the 20th century, by examining the role of the newspaper press in the period c.1900-1960, with a particular focus on the Second World War. This book was originally published as a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-25 
    Routledge

  • Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain

    Playing in the Ruins, 1st Edition

    By Gabriel Moshenska

    How do children cope when their world is transformed by war? This book uses oral histories to construct an historical anthropology of childhood in Second World Britain, focusing on objects and spaces such as gas masks, air raid shelters and bombed-out buildings. In their struggles to cope with the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Birth of a Colonial City

    Calcutta, 1st Edition

    By Ranjit Sen

    This book brings home the story of how three clustered villages grew into a primate city, in which a garrison town, a port city and the capital of an empire merged into one entity: Calcutta. It examines the geopolitical factors that were significant in securing Calcutta's position in…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge India

  • Evangelicals and the End of Christendom

    Religion, Australia and the Crises of the 1960s, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Chilton

    In the turbulent 1960s, two foundations of the Western world rapidly and unexpectedly collapsed. "Christendom", marked by the dominance of discursive Christianity in public culture, and "Greater Britain", the powerful sentimental and strategic union of Britain and its settler societies, disappeared…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Evangelicalism

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