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    • Alghafal, Suaad (2021)
      This monograph analyses the role of the province of Tripoli, Libya, in the context of German foreign politics with a focus on the period between 1884 and 1918. Suaad Alghafal examines the German military, political and ...
    • Weiss, Holger (2021)
      This volume investigates the ambition of the Red International of Labour Unions to radicalize the global waterfront during the interwar period. The main vehicle was the International Propaganda Committee of Transport ...
    • Wade, Geoff (2015)
      Asia as we know it today is the product of a wide range of polity expansions over time. Recognising the territorial expansions of Asian polities large and small through the last several millennia helps rectify the fallacy, ...
    • Bahl, Peter (2020)
      Flüchtlinge und Vertriebene aus den ehemaligen deutschen Ostgebieten und anderen Siedlungsräumen in Ostmittel- und Osteuropa kamen ab 1945 in sehr großer Zahl auch nach Brandenburg. Bis Ende 1946 nahm das Land mehr als ...
    • Dzikowska, Elzbieta Katarzyna; Handley, Agata G.; Zawilski, Piotr (2020)
      This collection of articles is the outcome of extensive investigations into archival materials, concerning the involvement of various nations in the Great War. The authors analyse the wartime experiences of individuals and ...
    • Werner, Oliver; Kotsch, Detlef; Engler, Harald (2017)
      Mit der Verwaltungsreform vom 23. Juli 1952 gab sich die erst drei Jahre zuvor gegründete DDR eine (staatliche) Verwaltungsstruktur, die bis zur Wende 1989/1990 erhalten blieb. Die faktische Abschaffung der Länder und ihre ...
    • Braun, Kathrin (2021)
      Human rights violations linked to norms of health, fitness, and social usefulness have long been overlooked by Historic Justice Studies. Kathrin Braun introduces the concept of »injuries of normality« to capture the specifics ...
    • Stanziani, Alessandro (2014-01-01)
      For the first time, this book provides the global history of labor in Central Eurasia, Russia, Europe, and the Indian Ocean between the 16th and 20th centuries. It contests common views on free and unfree labor, comparing ...
    • Damir-Geilsdorf, Sabine; Lindner, Ulrike; Müller, Gesine; Tappe, Oliver; Zeuske, Michael (2016-11-15)
      Parallel to the abolition of Atlantic slavery, new forms of indentured labour stilled global capitalisms need for cheap, disposable labour. The famous coolie trade – mainly Asian labourers transferred to French and British ...
    • Jeppesen, Chris; W.M. Smith, Andrew (2017)
      Looking at decolonization in the conditional tense, this volume teases out the complex and uncertain ends of British and French empire in Africa during the period of ‘late colonial shift’ after 1945. Rather than view ...
    • Maclean, Mairi; Harvey, Charles; Suddaby, Roy; Clegg, Stewart (2021)
      We are now entering a new phase in the establishment of historical organization studies as a distinctive methodological paradigm within the broad field of organization studies. This book serves both as a landmark in the ...
    • Davenport, Romola (2021)
      This chapter provides a brief introduction to mortality patterns over the last two centuries, from a global perspective. The period witnessed enormous and ubiquitous rises in life expectancy at birth, from a global average ...
    • McKay, Richard A. (2017)
      The Routledge History of Disease draws on innovative scholarship in the history of medicine to explore the challenges involved in writing about health and disease throughout the past and across the globe, presenting a ...
    • Ward, Richard (2015)
      Through studies of beheaded Irish traitors, smugglers hung in chains on the English coast, suicides subjected to the surgeon's knife in Dresden and the burial of executed Nazi war criminals, this volume provides a fresh ...
    • McCormack, Matthew (2021)
      This chapter therefore makes a case for a political history of shoes, by bringing together these two rich fields. It will begin by thinking about the nature of political culture in the eighteenth century, where political ...
    • Junko, Koizumi (2015)
      Asia as we know it today is the product of a wide range of polity expansions over time. Recognising the territorial expansions of Asian polities large and small through the last several millennia helps rectify the fallacy, ...
    • Grassi, Umberto (2019)
      The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe: 1100–1700 presents the state of the field of pre-modern emotions during this period, placing particular emphasis on theoretical and methodological aspects of current research. ...
    • Coyer, Megan (2018)
      The first applied research volume in Scottish Romanticism, this collection foregrounds the concept of progress as 'improvement' as a constitutive theme of Scottish writing during the long eighteenth century. It explores ...
    • Ward, Richard (2015)
      Through studies of beheaded Irish traitors, smugglers hung in chains on the English coast, suicides subjected to the surgeon's knife in Dresden and the burial of executed Nazi war criminals, this volume provides a fresh ...
    • Katajala-Peltomaa, Sari; Toivo, Raisa Maria (2020)
      This study is an exploration of lived religion and gender across the Reformation, from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries. Combining conceptual development with empirical history, the authors explore these two ...