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  • Human Conditions: The Cultural Basis of Educational Developments book cover

    Human Conditions

    The Cultural Basis of Educational Developments, 1st Edition

    By Robert A Levine, Merry I. White

    First published in 1986, this book proposes and illustrates a new approach to the comparative analysis of educational policy, based on anthropological and historical inquiry. It reviews the transitions of Western countries, Japan, and the People’s Republic of China and in doing so investigates…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

  • Handbook of Indigenous Peoples' Rights book cover

    Handbook of Indigenous Peoples' Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Corinne Lennox, Damien Short

    This handbook is a comprehensive interdisciplinary overview of indigenous peoples’ rights. Chapters by experts in the field examine legal, philosophical, sociological and political issues, addressing a wide range of themes at the centre of debates on the rights of indigenous peoples. The book…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Sociology of Crisis: Visualising Urban Austerity book cover

    Sociology of Crisis

    Visualising Urban Austerity, 1st Edition

    By Myrto Tsilimpounidi

    The global financial crisis has demonstrated the impact and implications of late capitalism and its bedfellow, globalisation. In the European context, crisis is seen as a threat to the stability of the region, rather than a local or national concern. Post-2008, crisis is social and political,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Gender, Peace and Security in Africa book cover

    Gender, Peace and Security in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cheryl Hendricks, Romi Sigsworth

    There is often a moment in time that acts as a rallying point around a particular issue. 2015 was one of those moments for women, peace and security as numerous landmark anniversaries were celebrated in the field. Africa has, in many ways, been the global laboratory for the gender, peace and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Muslims, Migration and Citizenship: Processes of Inclusion and Exclusion book cover

    Muslims, Migration and Citizenship

    Processes of Inclusion and Exclusion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos

    Bringing together ten research based contributions, Muslims, Migration and Citizenship addresses questions about the changing experiences of Muslim communities, or specific groups within them, in various national and localised environments. Although not an exhaustive survey of the broad range of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Photography in and out of Africa: Iterations with Difference book cover

    Photography in and out of Africa

    Iterations with Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kylie Thomas, Louise Green

    This book offers a range of perspectives on photography in Africa, bringing research on South African photography into conversation with work from several other places on the continent, including Angola, the DRC, Kenya, Mali, Morocco, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Eritrea. The collection engages with the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Video Methods: Social Science Research in Motion book cover

    Video Methods

    Social Science Research in Motion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte Bates

    This interdisciplinary collection provides a set of innovative and inventive approaches to the use of video as a research method. Building on the development of visual methods across the social sciences, it highlights a range of possibilities for making and working with video data. The collection…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Critical Medical Anthropology book cover

    Critical Medical Anthropology

    2nd Edition

    By Merrill Singer, Hans Baer

    The purpose of this book is to provide an introduction and overview to the critical perspective as it has evolved in medical anthropology over the last ten years. Standing as an opposition approach to conventional medical anthropology, critical medical anthropology has emphasized the importance of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches in the Health Social Sciences Series

  • Praising His Name In The Dance: Spirit Possession in the Spiritual Baptist Faith and Orisha Work in Trinidad, West Indies book cover

    Praising His Name In The Dance

    Spirit Possession in the Spiritual Baptist Faith and Orisha Work in Trinidad, West Indies, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Anthony Lum

    The author provides a detailed portrait of the Spiritual Baptist Faith and Orisha Work, two religions that share a common basis in the traditional religion of the Yoruba in West Africa. Specifically, the author studies the phenomenon of spirit possession, an integral aspect of worship in both…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Race and Transatlantic Identities book cover

    Race and Transatlantic Identities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth T. Kenney, Sirpa Salenius, Whitney Womack Smith

    Race and Transatlantic Identities provides a rich overview of the complex relationship between the construction of race and transatlantic identity as expressed in a variety of cultural forms, refracted through different disciplinary and critical perspectives, and manifested at different historical…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Global Culture: Consciousness and Connectivity book cover

    Global Culture: Consciousness and Connectivity

    1st Edition

    By Roland Robertson, Didem Buhari-Gulmez

    The current discourse of globalization is overwhelmingly centred upon the interconnectedness, or connectivity, of the contemporary world; to the great neglect of the issues of global culture and global consciousness. With contemporary worldwide culture increasingly characterized by such themes as…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Global Connections

  • CyberGenetics: Health genetics and new media book cover

    CyberGenetics

    Health genetics and new media, 1st Edition

    By Anna Harris, Susan Kelly, Sally Wyatt

    Online genetic testing services are increasingly being offered to consumers who are becoming exposed to, and knowledgeable about, new kinds of genetic technologies, as the launch of a 23andme genetic testing product in the UK testifies. Genetic research breakthroughs, cheek swabbing forensic…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

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