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  • Motherhood, Spirituality and Culture book cover

    Motherhood, Spirituality and Culture

    1st Edition

    By Noelia Molina

    Motherhood, Spirituality and Culture explores spiritual skills that may assist women in changes, challenges and transformations undergone through the transition to motherhood. This study comprises rich, qualitative data gathered from interviews with 11 mothers. Results are analysed by constructing…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • From the Peaceable to the Barbaric: Thorstein Veblen and the Charro Cowboy book cover

    From the Peaceable to the Barbaric

    Thorstein Veblen and the Charro Cowboy, 1st Edition

    By Beatriz Aldana Marquez

    This book applies Thorstein Veblen’s cultural theory to a qualitative study of the charro cowboy culture and community in Mexico. Drawing on Veblen’s arguments regarding cultural lag, the peaceable and the barbaric, predatory culture, vested interest, and pecuniary interest, it examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Child Rights and International Discrimination Law: Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child book cover

    Child Rights and International Discrimination Law

    Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig

    Societies and states are at a crossroad in how children are treated and how their rights are respected and protected. Children´s new position and their strong rights create tensions and challenge the traditional relationships between family and the state. The United Nations Convention on the Rights…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Negotiating Marginality: Conflicts over Tribal Development in India book cover

    Negotiating Marginality

    Conflicts over Tribal Development in India, 1st Edition

    By Rajakishor Mahana

    Providing a critical ethnography of five different tribal movements fighting against the mega-industrialization projects in Odisha, India, the book presents a thick description of the confrontation of the tribals to the authoritative forces of state domination. This confrontation, a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge

  • Altered Consciousness in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Altered Consciousness in the Twentieth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jake Poller

    The twentieth century saw an unprecedented spike in the study of altered states of consciousness. New ASCs, such as those associated with LSD and psilocybin mushrooms, were cultivated and studied, while older ASCs were given new classifications: out-of-body experiences, near-death experiences,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Migration in Performance: Crossing the Colonial Present book cover

    Migration in Performance

    Crossing the Colonial Present, 1st Edition

    By Caleb Johnston, Geraldine Pratt

    This book follows the travels of Nanay, a testimonial theatre play developed from research with migrant domestic workers in Canada, as it was recreated and restaged in different places around the globe. This work examines how Canadian migration policy is embedded across and within histories of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Psychiatric Genetics: From Hereditary Madness to Big Biology book cover

    Psychiatric Genetics

    From Hereditary Madness to Big Biology, 1st Edition

    By Michael Arribas-Ayllon, Andrew Bartlett, Jamie Lewis

    Psychiatric genetics has become ‘Big Biology’. This may come as a surprising development to those familiar with its controversial history. From eugenic origins and contentious twin studies to a global network of laboratories employing high-throughput genetic and genomic technologies, biological…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Genetics and Society

  • Gendered Injustice: Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls book cover

    Gendered Injustice

    Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls, 1st Edition

    By Anastasia Tosouni

    Without strong proof, policy advocates along with some scholars have causally linked declines in juvenile offending and incarceration with evidence-based and rehabilitation-oriented policy reform. Such studies have called for a shift back to rehabilitative ideals augmented by innovative strategies…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • Maximum Government, Maximum Governance: Reframing India’s Macroeconomic Discourse book cover

    Maximum Government, Maximum Governance

    Reframing India’s Macroeconomic Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Sashi Sivramkrishna

    Austerity, fiscal consolidation, fiscal discipline and fiscal deficit targets have become the buzzwords of contemporary macroeconomic policy. By tracing the history of macroeconomic schools of thought, Maximum Government, Maximum Governance explores the origins, essence, shortcomings and deception…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    Routledge

  • Denial and Deprivation: Indian Muslims after the Sachar Committee and Rangnath Mishra Commission Reports book cover

    Denial and Deprivation

    Indian Muslims after the Sachar Committee and Rangnath Mishra Commission Reports, 1st Edition

    By Abdur Rahman

    The volume attempts to gauge and analyse the level of denial and deprivation faced by Indian Muslims by evaluating their status after a gap of several years of Sachar Committee (2006) and Rangnath Mishra Commission (2007) Reports. It presents and discusses the current conditions with respect to…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge

  • Teaching Writing to Children in Indigenous Languages: Instructional Practices from Global Contexts book cover

    Teaching Writing to Children in Indigenous Languages

    Instructional Practices from Global Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ari Sherris, Joy Kreeft Peyton

    This volume brings together studies of instructional writing practices and the products of those practices from diverse Indigenous languages and cultures. By analyzing a rich diversity of contexts—Finland, Ghana, Hawaii, Mexico, Papua New Guinea, and more—through biliteracy, complexity, and genre…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Glocal Languages and Critical Intercultural Awareness: The South Answers Back book cover

    Glocal Languages and Critical Intercultural Awareness

    The South Answers Back, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manuela Guilherme, Lynn Mario T. Menezes de Souza

    This volume provides a new perspective on prevailing discourses on translanguaging and multilingualism by looking at ‘glocal’ languages, local languages which have been successfully "globalized". Focusing on European languages recreated in Latin America, the book features examples from languages…

    Hardback – 2019-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

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