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  • Anti-Fascism in Britain

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Copsey

    Anti-fascism has long been one of the most active and dynamic areas of radical protest and direct action. Yet it is an area of struggle and popular resistance that remains largely unexplored by historians, sociologists and political scientists. Fully revised and updated from its earlier edition,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • The Arab-Israeli Conflict

    3rd Edition

    By Kirsten E. Schulze

    In this concise yet comprehensive survey, Kirsten E. Schulze analyzes the causes, course and consequences of the Arab-Israeli conflict, exploring the particular dynamics of this conflict and the numerous attempts at its resolution. Covering pivotal events ranging from the creation of the state of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Indigenous Identity in South Asia

    Making Claims in the Colonial Chittagong Hill Tracts

    By Tamina Mahmud Chowdhury

    In the immediate aftermath of the creation of Bangladesh in 1971, an armed struggle ensued in its remote south-eastern corner. The hill people in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, more commonly referred to as paharis, demanded official recognition, and autonomy, as the indigenous people of the Tracts.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

  • Psychology and Neoliberalism

    By Michael Arfken

    During the Enlightenment a new idea of the person was conceived which in turn came to have far-reaching effects on the development of liberal democratic theory and political economy. By looking at the psychological theories that were developed to support our modern political and economic…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Rethinking the American Antinuclear Movement

    By Paul Rubinson

    The massive movement against nuclear weapons began with the invention of the atomic bomb in 1945 and lasted throughout the Cold War. Antinuclear protesters of all sorts mobilized in defiance of the move toward nuclear defense in the wake of the Cold War. They influenced U.S. politics,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    American Social and Political Movements of the 20th Century

  • Routledge Revivals: The Commerce of Nations (1923)

    By C.F. Bastable

    First published in 1929, this book was written to express the belief that nations’ commercial policy and doctrines could best be explained by reference to their history. The author argues that this applies equally to legislation and theory, for example both the McKinley Act of 1890 and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Trade and the Empire (1903)

    Mr. Chamberlain's Proposals Examined in Four Speeches and a Prefatory Note

    By H.H. Asquith

    First published in 1903, this collects together speeches given by H.H. Asquith to refute the charge that those who defended Free Trade at the turn of the century were ignorant or indifferent to actual and potential economic forces, and also clung to obsolete conceptions of the Empire. The author…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • A History of British Elections since 1689

    By Chris Cook, John Stevenson

    A History of British Elections since 1689 represents a unique single-volume authoritative reference guide to British elections and electoral systems from the Glorious Revolution to the present day. The main focus is on general elections and associated by-elections, but Chris Cook and John Stevenson…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26 
    Routledge

  • Nuclear Energy Safety and International Cooperation

    Closing the World's Most Dangerous Reactors

    By Spencer Barrett Meredith, III

    Twenty-five years after the Chernobyl explosion, disaster struck once again after a tsunami overwhelmed the considerable safety measures at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. However, Fukushima had in place a solid containment structure to reduce the spread of radiation in the event of a…

    Paperback – 2016-10-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • 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

  • French Liberalism in the 19th Century

    An Anthology

    Edited by Robert Leroux, David Hart

    Political and economic liberalism has generally been considered to be of marginal import in France, but at an intellectual level, it is a different story. An exploration of the history of French economic thought shows how a rich intellectual tradition developed during the nineteenth century, which…

    Paperback – 2016-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Queens Consort, Cultural Transfer and European Politics, c.1500-1800

    By Helen Watanabe O'Kelly, Adam Morton

    Queens Consort, Cultural Transfer and European Politics examines the role that foreign queens consort played at their marital courts between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries, assesses the extent to which they brought a foreign culture with them, and whether they were agents of cultural…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge

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