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Routledge Focus Collection Discover the latest titles in our short form publishing programme

Routledge Focus titles are short form publications between 20,000 to 50,000 words based around emerging areas of research, innovations and case studies. Titles are published within 3 months of submission allowing discussion on highly topical themes and current affairs. 

Routledge Focus titles are available in both ebook and hardback formats and provide valuable reading for scholars, students, researchers, professionals, and practitioners, as well as those working in think tanks and policy circles.

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  • Sustainability

    A Way to Abundance

    By Corrado Sommariva

    The book describes mechanisms whereby the Earth naturally thrives towards energy and resources abundance and how unsustainable industrial practices alter this trend. The role of technology in addressing sustainably mankind demand for affluence reversing the environmental damage are illustrated…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01
    CRC Press

  • Remixing and Drawing

    Sources, Influences, Styles

    By Ellen Mueller

    This succinct book articulates a clear framework for remixing in drawing at intermediate and advanced levels. It begins by walking through the ideas of copyright and fair use, providing context, examples, and advice. Mueller directs students through building a collection of sources and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-16

  • Fake News

    Falsehood, Fabrication and Fantasy in Journalism

    By Brian McNair

    Fake News: Falsehood, fabrication and fantasy in journalism examines the causes and consequences of the ‘fake news’ phenomenon now sweeping the world’s media and political debates. Drawing on three decades of research and writing on journalism and news media, leading scholar Brian McNair engages…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07

  • Manager vs. Leader

    Untying the Gordian Knot

    By Robert M. Murphy, Kathleen M. Murphy

    Cutting through the clutter of management and leadership books, Manager vs. Leader: Untying the Gordian Knot works to differentiate the terms manager and leader. With these terms often used synonymously, misunderstanding leads to confusion and failed expectations at all levels of an organization.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management

  • The UK’s Journeys into and out of the EU

    Destinations Unknown

    By Julie Smith

    This Routledge Focus aims to investigate and analyse the United Kingdom’s relationship with the European Communities (EC) and the European Union (EU). Since joining the EC in 1973, the UK has had a fraught relationship with the organization, declining closer economic union in the eurozone and,…

    Hardback – 2017-02-14
    Europa EU Perspectives: Reform, Renegotiation, Reshaping

  • The New Geopolitics of Terror

    Demons and Dragons

    By William Hopkinson, Julian Lindley-French

    The New Geopolitics of Terror examines the impact of global reach terror on states. This book surveys the current crises and tensions in the Middle East, focussing primarily on the upheavals in Syria and Iraq, and the interaction between groups, such as Al Qaeda and ISIS state actors and Western…

    Hardback – 2017-01-04

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