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  • The Conservative Nation (Routledge Revivals)

    By Andrew Gamble

    Since the 1880s, the Conservative party has been an important political force in Britain. In this study of Conservative ideology since the end of Second World War, first published in 1974, Andrew Gamble considers the nature of Conservative party opinion, and the factors that have accounted for its…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • An Introduction to World Politics

    By Herbert Adams Gibbons

    Originally published in 1922, An Introduction to World Politics, was published at a particularly interesting time in international relations, just a few short years after the first world war. With this in mind, Gibbons has approached this text as a general introduction to world politics, both…

    Hardback – 2015-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Medieval City State

    An Essay on Tyranny and Federation in the Later Middle Ages

    By M.V. Clarke

    In Clarke’s essay The Medieval City State, she argues that the natural governmental division is between central and localised governments. In this study, she focuses on the idea of the city state and local power instead of absolutism in the Middle Ages. Originally published in 1926, this study…

    Hardback – 2015-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Origins of the Cold War 1941-1949

    4th Edition

    By Martin McCauley

    Origins of the Cold War 1941-1949 covers the formative years of the momentous struggle which developed between two superpowers, the Soviet Union and the United States. It not only involved these titans but also the rest of the globe; many proxy wars were fought much to the detriment of the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-25 
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Nineteenth-Century Colonialism and the Great Indian Revolt

    By Amit Kumar Gupta

    This book examines the ruptured characteristics of colonialism in nineteenth-century India. It connects the British East India Company’s efforts at the bourgeoisation of India with the Revolt of 1857. The volume shows how the mutiny of Indian sepoys in the British Indian army became a popular…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge India

  • The Healing of Nations and the Hidden Sources of their Strife

    By Edward Carpenter

    Originally published in 1915 in the middle of World War I, Carpenter explores the effects that the war was having on society and humankind as a whole from first-hand experience. In particular, papers focus on the differences between Germany and England, the causes of the war and suggestions for…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: The Collected Works of Edward Carpenter

  • Haters, Baiters and Would-Be Dictators

    Anti-Semitism and the UK Far-Right

    By Nick Toczek

    For fifty-five years, from 1919 until 1975, The Britons published Jew-hating literature. For the forty years until his death in 1948, the founder and president of The Britons, Henry Hamilton Beamish, devoted his life to touring the world as an obsessive preacher of this hatred. Using material he…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23 
    Routledge

  • The Peasant War in Germany

    By Friedrich Engels

    Originally published in 1926, this translation of Engels’ account of the Peasant War in fourteenth Century Germany explores the social and economic forces that led to peasant rebellion with a particular focus on how closely this related to the Reformation. Engels gives examples of key figures…

    Hardback – 2015-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social History of Rome (Routledge Revivals)

    By Dr Geza Alfoldy

    This study, first published in German in 1975, addresses the need for a comprehensive account of Roman social history in a single volume. Specifically, Alföldy attempts to answer three questions: What is the meaning of Roman social history? What is entailed in Roman social history? How is it to be…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Communication Crisis at Kent State

    A Case Study

    By Phillip K. Tompkins, Elaine Vanden Bout Anderson

    Originally published in 1971. On May 4th, 1970, shots fired by the Ohio National Guard at Kent State University were heard around the world. People were either outraged by the killings or outraged at the students. Instant experts rendered the judgment that it was all a problem of communication.…

    Hardback – 2015-11-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Notable Women of China: Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

    Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

    By Barbara Bennett Peterson

    The collaborative effort of nearly 100 China scholars from around the world, this unique one-volume reference provides 89 in-depth biographies of important Chinese women from the fifth century B.C.E to the early twentieth century.…

    Paperback – 2015-11-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2015-10-22 
    Routledge

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