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  • Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures and Epochs book cover

    Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures and Epochs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bert Peeters

    All languages and cultures appear to have one or more "mind-like" constructs that supplement the human body. Linguistic evidence suggests they all have a word for someone, and another word for body, but that doesn’t mean that whatever else makes up a human being (i.e. someone) apart from the body…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Theories of Culture book cover

    Theories of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Groh

    What is culture? Why do cultures change over time? Are there any discernible rules or principles behind culture-related phenomena and processes and, if so, what are they? Familiarity with the most significant cultural theories of the 20th and 21st centuries is vital for anyone studying or…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Hybrid Christianity: Dalit Culture, Identity and Theology book cover

    Hybrid Christianity

    Dalit Culture, Identity and Theology, 1st Edition

    By Anderson H.M. Jeremiah

    Commonly known as Dalits, or Untouchables, Paraiyar Christians are a large socially marginalised group living in India within a dynamic and complex social matrix dominated by the caste system. This book presents a detailed exploration of Paraiyar communities, focusing on their religious and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Law, Religion, and Freedom: Conceptualizing a Common Right book cover

    Law, Religion, and Freedom

    Conceptualizing a Common Right, 1st Edition

    Edited by W. Cole Durham, Jr., Javier Martinez Torron, Donlu D Thayer

    This book examines conceptualizations of religious freedom in various dimensions. The collection brings together leading experts from law, religious studies, social anthropology, and international relations, who present different perspectives which query, define, and clarify aspects of this…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • The Dispersed Local and the Culture of Protocols: Dilemmas in the Co-curation of Indigenous Collections book cover

    The Dispersed Local and the Culture of Protocols

    Dilemmas in the Co-curation of Indigenous Collections, 1st Edition

    By Howard Morphy

    The Dispersed Local and the Culture of Protocols examines the issues of value and rights associated with objects housed in museum collections. Arguing that the two are closely related, Morphy focuses in particular on issues surrounding the repatriation of human remains and digital repatriation of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Museums in Focus

  • Urban Life in Kingston Jamaica: The Culture and Class Ideology of Two Neighborhoods book cover

    Urban Life in Kingston Jamaica

    The Culture and Class Ideology of Two Neighborhoods, 1st Edition

    By Diane J. Austin

    This book, first published in 1984, recounts the daily life, the politics, religion and leisure pursuits of Jamaicans in working- and middle-class Kingston. The study is based upon the author’s observations of life in Selton Town and Vermount, two neighborhoods of Kingston, between 1971 and 1982.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • Literary and Non-literary Responses Towards 9/11: South Asia and Beyond book cover

    Literary and Non-literary Responses Towards 9/11

    South Asia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nukhbah Taj Langah

    This book presents a range of analytical responses towards 9/11 through a critical review of its literary, non-literary and cultural representations. It examines the ways in which this event has shaped and complicated the relationship between various national and religious identities in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge India

  • Encyclopedia of the World's Endangered Languages book cover

    Encyclopedia of the World's Endangered Languages

    2nd Edition

    By Christopher Moseley

    The Encyclopedia of the World’s Endangered Languages presents expert analysis of the current language policy situation in every multilingual country and on every continent, detailed descriptions of little-known languages from all over the world, and clear alphabetical entries, region by region, of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Markets: Perspectives from Economic and Social Theory book cover

    Markets

    Perspectives from Economic and Social Theory, 1st Edition

    By William A. Jackson

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Economics as Social Theory

  • The Routledge Companion to Media and Risk book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Media and Risk

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bishnupriya Ghosh, Bhaskar Sarkar

    Who are the targets of the risk media? Who are most in danger? Who produces the conditions for risk emergence? Who manages risk? Who lives with it? These vectors—the when, where, how, and who—of risk media define the concerns of this volume, which aims to define, historicize, and critically…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions

  • 3D Modelling: Bodies and Buildings in Anthropology, Anatomy and Architecture book cover

    3D Modelling

    Bodies and Buildings in Anthropology, Anatomy and Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Hallam

    With growing popular and academic interest in the development and importance of three-dimensional modelling and technologies across a range of practices, this book advances analyses of three-dimensional models from perspectives in anthropology, anatomy, architecture and history, examining the ways…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Anthropological Studies of Creativity and Perception

  • The Melanesian World book cover

    The Melanesian World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Hirsch, Will Rollason

    This comprehensive volume captures the diverse range of societies and experiences that form what has come to be known as Melanesia. It covers prehistoric, historic and contemporary issues, and includes work by anthropologists, geographers, political scientists and art historians. The chapters range…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

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