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Dictionary of Symbols

Dictionary of Symbols

1st Edition

J. C. Cirlot
July 01, 2015

The unvarying essential meanings of around 1,000 symbols and symbolic themes commonly found in the art, literature and thought of all cultures through the ages are clarified....

The Routledge Dictionary of English Language Studies

The Routledge Dictionary of English Language Studies

1st Edition

Michael Pearce
October 05, 2006

Filled with real examples of the way people use English in different contexts, The Routledge Dictionary of English Language Studies is an indispensable guide to the richness and variety of the English language for both students and the general reader. From abbreviation to zero-article, via...

The Routledge Dictionary of Modern British History

The Routledge Dictionary of Modern British History

1st Edition

John Plowright
June 22, 2006

From the Romantic age to the twenty-first century, The Routledge Dictionary of Modern British History is an essential guide to 250 years of history that have seen ‘this sceptr’d isle’ rise, fall and rise again as a major world power. A colourful, highly readable text, The Routledge Dictionary of...

The Routledge Dictionary of Literary Terms

The Routledge Dictionary of Literary Terms

3rd Edition

Peter Childs, Roger Fowler
September 29, 2005

A twenty-first century version of Roger Fowler’s 1973 Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms, this latest edition of The Routledge Dictionary of Literary Terms is the most up-to-date guide to critical and theoretical concepts available to students of literature at all levels. With over forty newly...

The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

2nd Edition

George Hart
March 15, 2005

The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses contains one of the most comprehensive listings and descriptions of Egyptian deities. Now in its second edition, it provides: a new introduction updated entries and four new entries on deities names of the deities as Hieroglyphs a survey of...

The Routledge Dictionary of Business Management

The Routledge Dictionary of Business Management

3rd Edition

David A. Statt
May 27, 2004

A fully comprehensive resource for those wanting to know about the world of business management. Students and working professionals alike can enjoy quick and accessible definitions and the extensive cross-referencing system allows readers broader access to subject areas. This dictionary covers all...

The Routledge Dictionary of Gods and Goddesses, Devils and Demons

The Routledge Dictionary of Gods and Goddesses, Devils and Demons

1st Edition

Manfred Lurker
May 27, 2004

This dictionary covers, in one volume, over 1,800 of the most important deities and demons from around the world. From classical Greek and Roman mythology to the gods of Eastern Europe and Mesopotamia, from Nordic giants to Islamic jinns and Egyptian monsters, it is packed with descriptions of the...

The Routledge Dictionary of Judaism

The Routledge Dictionary of Judaism

1st Edition

Alan Avery-Peck, Jacob Neusner
October 30, 2003

Compiled by two internationally renowned experts, and with over 600 wide-ranging and informative entries, The Routledge Dictionary of Judaism provides the reader with an invaluable reference aid to all areas of the religion. Topics covered include:*The religion's forms and history*Its institutions,...

The Routledge Dictionary of Politics

The Routledge Dictionary of Politics

1st Edition

David Robertson
September 18, 2003

This dictionary is the essential guide to politics, its terminologies, ideologies and institutions.  Providing authoritative and up-to-date information that is invaluable to both students and general readers, it includes: well over 500 extensive definitions an understanding of the basics of...

Dictionary of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought

Dictionary of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought

1st Edition

Wolfram Eberhard
April 14, 1988

This unique and authoritative guide describes more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature and in Chinese customs and attitudes to life are traced lucidly and precisely.`An ideal reference book to help...

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