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  • Postcolonising the Medieval Image

    Edited by Eva Frojmovic, Catherine E. Karkov

    Postcolonial theories have transformed literary, historical and cultural studies over the past three decades. Yet the study of medieval art and visualities has, in general, remained Eurocentric in its canon and conservative in its approaches. 'Postcolonising', as the eleven essays in this volume…

    Hardback – 2017-03-23 
    Routledge

  • Charles de Gaulle, the International System, and the Existential Difference

    By Graham O'Dwyer

    This innovative account of Charles de Gaulle as a thinker and influential statesmen offers an interpretation that transcends the traditional nationalistic image that prevails in the Anglo-American popular imagination. Centring on the way in which de Gaulle understood nations to be individuals the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-23 
    Routledge

  • Torture, Psychoanalysis, and Human Rights

    By Monica Luci

    Torture, Psychoanalysis, and Human Rights contributes to the development of that field of study called ‘psycho-social’ that is presently more and more committed to provide understanding of social phenomena, making use of the explicative perspective of psychoanalysis. The book seeks to develop a…

    Paperback – 2017-03-22 
    Routledge

  • The Coming of Austrian Fascism

    By Martin Kitchen

    In February 1934 fighting broke out in Linz between government forces and the Social Democratic Party. Within hours Vienna was up in arms and the fighting soon spread to other parts of Austria. A few days later the party was destroyed and Austria seemed to many observers to have joined the ranks of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Ideology of the British Right, 1918-39

    By G.C. Webber

    This book, first published in 1986, examines the activities and beliefs of right-wing Conservatives and overt Fascists in inter-war Britain. It analyses the role that ideology played in the various struggles between leaders and dissidents within the Conservative Party, traces the development of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • The Left, the Right and the Jews

    By W.D. Rubinstein

    First published in 1982, this book examines anti-semitism in the Western world. The author concludes that, fringe neo-Nazi groups notwithstanding, significant anti-semitism is largely a left-wing rather than a right-wing phenomenon. He finds that Jews have reacted to this change in their situation…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Race

    Edited by Ivor Crewe

    This volume, first published in 1975, is concerned with the politics of race relations; it is divided into theoretical, empirical and methodological studies together with an extensive bibliography. A key theme in this volume is to show how the study of race relations can advance beyond traditional…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • The National Front

    By Nigel Fielding

    The National Front was one of the most controversial political parties in Britain. This exploration, first published in 1981, of the NF ideology and its meaning for members is based on a participation observation study which involved the development of relations with its headquarters, and with…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Fascism

    By Paul M. Hayes

    This book, first published in 1973, sets out to clear away many of the confused ideas and misconceptions concerning the origins and nature of fascism. The first section deals with the intellectual origins of fascism and examines the constituent strands and development of fascist theory, including…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Fascism in Europe

    Edited by S.J. Woolf

    What was fascism, why did it gain support between the wars, and could it happen again? This collection of essays, published in 1981, by leading authorities on the subject, offers a comprehensive study of European fascism, with a detailed analysis of its roots, its extraordinary strength between the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • The Social Basis of European Fascist Movements

    Edited by Detlef Mühlberger

    Between 1919 and 1945 most countries in Europe spawned some form of fascism. Some have become considerably more notorious than others: this book, first published in 1987, sets out to analyse the social forces that went into the making of the fascist parties of the major European countries and to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

  • Housing and Race in Industrial Society

    By David H. McKay

    This is a comparative study of the relationship between civil rights law, housing and urban policy in Britain and the United States. It focuses on the ways in which governments have attempted to remove racial discrimination and disadvantage in private and public sector housing. The study, first…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21 
    Routledge

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