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  • Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic: An interdisciplinary analysis book cover

    Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic

    An interdisciplinary analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paivi Naskali, Marjaana Seppänen, Shahnaj Begum

    The Arctic and its unique natural resources have become objects of increasing concern. Rapid climate change and ageing of the population are transforming the living conditions in the region. This translates into an urgent need for information that will contribute to a better understanding of these…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Under Construction: Logics of Urbanism in the Gulf Region book cover

    Under Construction: Logics of Urbanism in the Gulf Region

    1st Edition

    By Steffen Wippel, Katrin Bromber, Birgit Krawietz

    Interdisciplinary in approach, this volume explores and deciphers the symbolic value and iconicity of the built environment in the Arab Gulf Region, its aesthetics, language and performative characteristics. Bringing together a range of studies by artists, curators and scholars, it demonstrates…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Tourism and the Anthropocene book cover

    Tourism and the Anthropocene

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Gren, Edward H. Huijbens

    This book brings the field of tourism into dialogue with what is captured under the varied notions of the Anthropocene. It explores issues and challenges which the Anthropocene may pose for tourism, and it offers significant insights into how it might reframe conceptual and empirical undertakings…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Sharing Lives: Adult Children and Parents book cover

    Sharing Lives

    Adult Children and Parents, 1st Edition

    By Marc Szydlik

    Sharing Lives explores the most important human relationships which last for the longest period of our lives: those between adult children and their parents. Offering a new reference point for studies on the sociology of family, the book focuses on the reasons and results of lifelong…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Bourdieu: The Next Generation: The Development of Bourdieu's Intellectual Heritage in Contemporary UK Sociology book cover

    Bourdieu: The Next Generation

    The Development of Bourdieu's Intellectual Heritage in Contemporary UK Sociology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Thatcher, Nicola Ingram, Ciaran Burke, Jessie Abrahams

    This book will give unique insight into how a new generation of Bourdieusian researchers apply Bourdieu to contemporary issues. It will provide a discussion of the working mechanisms of thinking through and/or with Bourdieu when analysing data. In each chapter, individual authors discuss and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Drinking Dilemmas: Space, culture and identity book cover

    Drinking Dilemmas

    Space, culture and identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Thurnell-Read

    Drinking and drunkenness have become a focal point for political and media debates to contest notions of responsibility, discipline and risk; yet, at the same time, academic studies have highlighted the positive aspects of drinking in relation to sociability, belonging and identity. These issues…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Routledge International Handbook of the Sociology of Art and Culture book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of the Sociology of Art and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurie Hanquinet, Mike Savage

    The Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of Arts and Culture offers a comprehensive overview of sociology of art and culture, focusing especially – though not exclusively – on the visual arts, literature, music, and digital culture. Extending, and critiquing, Bourdieu’s influential analysis of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects book cover

    Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ryo Fujikura, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Hydropower generation by construction of large dams attracts considerable attention as a feasible renewable energy source to meet the power demand in Asian cities. However, large development projects cause involuntary resettlement. Of the world’s forty to eighty million resettlers, many resettlers…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Culture and Activism: Animal Rights in France and the United States book cover

    Culture and Activism

    Animal Rights in France and the United States, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Cherry

    Winner of the Award for Distinguished Scholarship from the Animals & Society Section of the American Sociological Association This book offers a comparison of the animal rights movements in the US and France, drawing on ethnographic and interview material gathered amongst activists in both…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge
    Solving Social Problems

  • True Disbelievers: Elvis Contagion book cover

    True Disbelievers

    Elvis Contagion, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Plasketes

    The legion of fans who refuse to believe that Elvis Presley died August 16, 1977 has been a major force behind the ever-expanding, elusive, and enduring Elvis myth during the past seventeen years. This network of fervent true believers engages in activities that include a melange of sightings and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-18
    Routledge

  • Migration and Identity in Central Asia: The Uzbek Experience book cover

    Migration and Identity in Central Asia

    The Uzbek Experience, 1st Edition

    By Rano Turaeva

    This book is an ethnographic and sociolinguistic study of Uzbek migrants in the capital city of Uzbekistan. The ethnographic details of the book represent post-Soviet urban realities on the ground where various forms of belonging clash and kinship ties are reinforced within social safety networks.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-17
    Routledge
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • Social Movements and the Indian Diaspora book cover

    Social Movements and the Indian Diaspora

    1st Edition

    By Movindri Reddy

    With the elevation of Islam and Muslim transnational networks in international affairs, from the rise of Al Qaeda to the revolutions in North Africa and the Middle East, the study of Diasporas and transnational identities has become more relevant. Using case studies from Fiji, Mauritius, Trinidad…

    Paperback – 2018-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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