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  • Sculpture and the Nordic Region

    Edited by Sara Ayres, Elettra Carbone

    Histories of sculpture within the Nordic region are under-studied and the region’s influence upon and translation of influences from the wider Europe remain insufficiently traced. This volume brings to light individual histories of sculptural mobility from the early modern period onwards. Examining…

    Hardback – 2016-11-10 
    Routledge

  • Meanings and Values of Water in Russian Culture

    Edited by Jane T Costlow, Arja Rosenholm

    Bringing together a team of scholars from the diverse fields of geography, literary studies and history, this is the first volume to study water as a cultural phenomenon within the Russian/Soviet context. Water in this context is both a cognitive and cultural construct and a geographical and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Catastrophe, Gender and Urban Experience, 1648–1920

    Edited by Deborah Simonton, Hannu Salmi

    As Enlightenment notions of predictability, progress and the sense that humans could control and shape their environments informed European thought, catastrophes shook many towns to the core, challenging the new world view with dramatic impact. This book concentrates on a period marked by passage…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Transgressive Women in Modern Russian and East European Cultures

    From the Bad to the Blasphemous

    Edited by Yana Hashamova, Beth Holmgren, Mark Lipovetsky

    Investigating the genesis of the prosecuted "crimes" and implied sins of the female performing group Pussy Riot, the most famous Russian feminist collective to date, the essays in Transgressive Women in Modern Russian and East European Cultures: From the Bad to Blasphemous examine what constitutes…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Italy and Its Eastern Border, 1866-2016

    By Marina Cattaruzza

    This is the first scholarly work in Modern European History which elucidates consistently how border issues affect the history of nations and states in the 19th and 20th centuries. The book rethinks the Italian history of the last 150 years from the perspective of its eastern periphery and of the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • European Borderlands

    Living with barriers and bridges

    Edited by Elisabeth Boesen, Gregor Schnuer

    The expectations of European planners for the gradual disappearance of national borders, and the corresponding prognoses of social scientists, have turned out to be over-optimistic. Borders have not disappeared – not even in a unified and predominantly peaceful Europe – but rather they have changed…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Spanish Islam

    A History of the Moslems in Spain

    By Reinhart Dozy

    Originally published in 1913, this book contains the English translation of Reinhardt’s Dozy’s notable work, Histoire des Musalman’s d’Espagne. First published in 1861, this comprehensive work chronicles the extensive history of Islam in Spain. The introduction by the translator provides a useful…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • The Marshall Plan

    A New Deal For Europe

    By Michael Holm

    Between 1948 and 1951, the Marshall Plan delivered an unprecedented $12.3 billion in U.S. aid to help Western European countries recover from the destruction of the Second World War, and forestall Communist influence in that region. The Marshall Plan: A New Deal for Europe examines the aid program,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-21 
    Routledge
    Critical Moments in American History

  • Stalin

    From the Caucasus to the Kremlin

    By C J Read

    This new biography of Stalin offers an accessible and up-to-date representation of one of the twentieth century’s defining figures, as well as new insights, analysis and illumination to deepen our understanding of his actions, intentions, and the nature of the power that he wielded. Christopher…

    Paperback – 2016-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Biographies

  • Austere Histories in European Societies

    Social Exclusion and the Contest of Colonial Memories

    Edited by Stefan Jonsson, Julia Willen

    In recent years European states have turned toward more austere political regimes, entailing budget cuts, deregulation of labour markets, restrictions of welfare systems, securitization of borders and new regimes of migration and citizenship. In the wake of such changes, new forms of social…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Death in Medieval Europe

    Death Scripted and Death Choreographed

    Edited by Joelle Rollo-Koster

    Death in Medieval Europe: Death Scripted and Death Choreographed explores new cultural research into death and funeral practices in medieval Europe and demonstrates the important relationship between death and the world of the living in the middle ages. Across ten chapters, the articles in this…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Language Contact and the Origins of the Germanic Languages

    By Peter Schrijver

    History, archaeology, and human evolutionary genetics provide us with an increasingly detailed view of the origins and development of the peoples that live in Northwestern Europe. This book aims to restore the key position of historical linguistics in this debate by treating the history of the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

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