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  • Modern Korea and Its Others

    By Vladimir Tikhonov

    The period spanning the 1880s to 1945 was a crucially important formative time for Korea, during which understandings of modernity were largely shaped by the images of Korea’s neighbours to the east, west and north. China, Japan and Russia represented at some moments modern threats, but also…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Higher Education and Capacity Building in Africa

    The geography and power of knowledge under changing conditions

    Edited by Hanne Kirstine Adriansen, Lene Møller Madsen, Stig Jensen

    Higher education has recently been recognized as a key driver for societal growth in the Global South and capacity building of African universities is now widely included in donor policies. The question is; how do capacity building projects affect African universities, researchers and students?…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • From Windhoek to Auschwitz

    On the Relationship Between Colonialism and the Holocaust

    By Jürgen Zimmerer

    Forty years prior to the Holocaust, German colonial troops in German Southwest Africa (known today as Namibia) murdered up to 80000 Herero and 20000 Nama, and caused many more thousands to perish in the desert and as slave laborers in concentration camps. During the last decade,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Empires of Remorse

    Narrative, postcolonialism and apologies for colonial atrocity

    By Tom Bentley

    Until the end of the 20th Century, Empire was a source of pride for European states and their politicians. However, in 21st century international politics there has been an unexpected emergence of influential European countries apologising to their former colonies. This book empirically analyses…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Challenges, Crises and Dissent in World Politics

  • Colonial Soldiers in Europe, 1914-1945

    Edited by Eric Storm, Ali al Tuma

    During the first half of the twentieth century, European countries witnessed the arrival of hundreds of thousands of colonial soldiers fighting in European territory (First and Second World War and Spanish Civil War) and coming into contact with European society and culture. For many Europeans,…

    Hardback – 2015-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • American Foreign Relations

    A New Diplomatic History

    By Walter L. Hixson

    American Foreign Relations: A New Diplomatic History is a compelling narrative history of American foreign policy from the early settlement of North America to the present. In addition to economic and strategic motives, Walter L. Hixson integrates key cultural factors—including race, gender, and…

    Paperback – 2015-10-21 
    Routledge

  • British Imperialism

    1688-2015, 3rd Edition

    By P.J. Cain, A. G. Hopkins

    A milestone in the understanding of British history and imperialism, this ground-breaking book radically reinterprets the course of modern economic development and the causes of overseas expansion during the past three centuries. Employing their concept of 'gentlemanly capitalism', the authors draw…

    Paperback – 2015-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Human Trafficking

    A Complex Phenomenon of Globalization and Vulnerability

    Edited by Natividad Gutiérrez Chong, Jenny B Clark

    In the post-Cold War era, economic globalization has resulted in the buying and selling of human beings. Poverty, social instability, lawlessness, gender biases, and ethnic hostility have entrapped millions in the world of modern day slavery, with the result that human trafficking is one of the…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Development Discourse and Global History

    From colonialism to the sustainable development goals

    By Aram Ziai

    The manner in which people have been talking and writing about ‘development’ and the rules according to which they have done so have evolved over time. Development Discourse and Global History uses the archaeological and genealogical methods of Michel Foucault to trace the origins of development…

    Hardback – 2015-09-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Thoughts on Indian Discontents (Routledge Revivals)

    By Edwyn Bevan

    First published in 1929, this title presents some reflections from one of the leading cultural commenters of his day, Edwyn Bevan, on the notoriously controversial subject of burgeoning Indian Nationalism during the twilight of the British Empire. Bevan’s analysis of the peculiarities, tensions…

    Paperback – 2015-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Southern Shores of the Mediterranean and its Networks

    Knowledge, Trade, Culture and People

    Edited by Patricia Lorcin

    The majority of scholarly conceptions of the Mediterranean focus on the sea’s northern shores, with its historical epicentres of Spain, France or Italy. This book seeks to demonstrate the importance of economic, political and cultural networks emanating from the Mediterranean’s lesser-studied…

    Hardback – 2015-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Global and Local in Algeria and Morocco

    The World, The State and the Village

    Edited by James McDougall, Robert P. Parks

    This book brings together contributors across the disciplines to examine the local, national, regional and global processes that have shaped Maghribi societies, economies and politics since the colonial period. Focusing equally on the local shape of global processes and on the broader significance…

    Hardback – 2015-09-10 
    Routledge

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