Routledge Histories

  • The Routledge History of American Foodways

    Edited by Jennifer Jensen Wallach, Michael D. Wise

    The Routledge History of American Foodways provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of food in the Americas from pre-colonial times to the present day. By broadly incorporating the latest research in the field of Food Studies, the book explores the major advances…

    Hardback – 2016-02-19 
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  • The Routledge History of Genocide

    Edited by Cathie Carmichael, Richard C. Maguire

    The Routledge History of Genocide takes an interdisciplinary yet historically focused look at history from the Iron Age to the recent past to examine episodes of extreme violence that could be interpreted as genocidal. Approaching the subject in a sensitive, inclusive and respectful way, each…

    Hardback – 2015-05-08
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  • The Routledge History of Medieval Christianity

    1050-1500

    Edited by R. N. Swanson

    The Routledge History of Medieval Christianity explores the role of Christianity in European society from the middle of the eleventh-century until the dawning of the Reformation. Arranged in four thematic sections and comprising 23 originally commissioned chapters plus introductory overviews to…

    Hardback – 2015-04-16
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  • The Routledge History of Terrorism

    Edited by Randall D. Law

    Though the history of terrorism stretches back to the ancient world, today it is often understood as a recent development. Comprehensive enough to serve as a survey for students or newcomers to the field, yet with enough depth to engage the specialist, The Routledge History of Terrorism is the…

    Hardback – 2015-04-02
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  • The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World

    Edited by Paula S. Fass

    The Routledge History of Childhood in the Western World provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of childhood in the West from antiquity to the present day. By broadly incorporating the research in the field of Childhood Studies, the book explores the major advances…

    Paperback – 2014-11-17
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  • The Routledge History of Food

    Edited by Carol Helstosky

    The history of food is one of the fastest growing areas of historical investigation, incorporating methods and theories from cultural, social, and women’s history while forging a unique perspective on the past. The Routledge History of Food takes a global approach to this topic, focusing on the…

    Hardback – 2014-10-08
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  • The Routledge History of Western Empires

    Edited by Robert Aldrich, Kirsten McKenzie

    The Routledge History of Western Empires is an all new volume focusing on the history of Western Empires in a comparative and thematic perspective. Comprising of thirty-three original chapters arranged in eight thematic sections, the book explores European overseas expansion from the Age of…

    Hardback – 2013-11-29
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  • The Routledge History of Sex and the Body, 1500 to the Present

    Edited by Sarah Toulalan, Kate Fisher

    The Routledge History of Sex and the Body provides an overview of the main themes surrounding the history of sexuality from 1500 to the present day. The history of sex and the body is an expanding field in which vibrant debate on, for instance, the history of homosexuality, is developing. This book…

    Hardback – 2013-03-14
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  • The Routledge History of the Holocaust

    Edited by Jonathan C. Friedman

    The genocide of Jewish and non-Jewish civilians perpetrated by the German regime during World War Two continues to confront scholars with elusive questions even after nearly seventy years and hundreds of studies. This multi-contributory work is a landmark publication that sees experts renowned in…

    Paperback – 2012-07-12
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  • The Routledge History of Slavery

    Edited by Gad Heuman, Trevor Burnard

    The Routledge History of Slavery is a landmark publication that provides an overview of the main themes surrounding the history of slavery from ancient Greece to the present day. Taking stock of the field of Slave Studies, the book explores the major advances that have taken place in the past few…

    Paperback – 2012-04-26
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  • The Routledge History of Women in Europe since 1700

    Edited by Deborah Simonton

    The Routledge History of Women in Europe since 1700 is a landmark publication that provides the most coherent overview of women’s role and place in western Europe, spanning the era from the beginning of the eighteenth century until the twentieth century. In this collection of essays, leading…

    Paperback – 2007-06-29
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