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  • Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City book cover

    Law and Intangible Cultural Heritage in the City

    1st Edition

    By Sara Gwendolyn Ross

    With disappearing music venues, and arts and culture communities at constant risk of displacement in our urban centers, the preservation of intangible cultural heritage is of growing concern to global cities. This book addresses the role and protection of intangible cultural heritage in the urban…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Legal and Rhetorical Foundations of Economic Globalization: An Atlas of Ritual Sacrifice in Late-Capitalism book cover

    Legal and Rhetorical Foundations of Economic Globalization

    An Atlas of Ritual Sacrifice in Late-Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Keren Wang

    This book examines the subtle ways in which rhetorics of sacrifice have been re-appropriated into the workings of the global political economy in the 21st century. It presents an in-depth analysis of the ways in which ritual practices are deployed, under a diverse set of political and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    Globalization: Law and Policy

  • Race, Anthropology, and Politics in the Work of Wifredo Lam book cover

    Race, Anthropology, and Politics in the Work of Wifredo Lam

    1st Edition

    By Claude Cernuschi

    This book reinterprets Wifredo Lam’s work with particular attention to its political implications, focusing on how these implications emerge from the artist’s critical engagement with 20th-century anthropology. Field work conducted in Cuba, including the witnessing of actual Afro-Cuban religious…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art and Race

  • The Marginalised in Genocide Narratives book cover

    The Marginalised in Genocide Narratives

    1st Edition

    By Giorgia Donà

    This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Rwanda genocide. This volume, the product of over 20years of engagement with Rwanda and its diaspora, offers a timely reminder of the necessity of rethinking the genocide’s social history. Examining a range of marginal stories and using Rwanda as…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The European Ritual: Football in the New Europe book cover

    The European Ritual

    Football in the New Europe, 1st Edition

    By Anthony King

    Football constitutes a vivid public ritual in contemporary European culture through which emergent social solidarities and new economic networks have come into being. This fascinating and unique volume traces the transformation of European football from the 1950s to the present, focusing in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration: Subjectivity, Family and Inequality book cover

    Cultures of Transnationality in European Migration

    Subjectivity, Family and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Karolina Barglowski

    Transnational mobility in the EU has become a key factor for supranational integration, equal life chances and socioeconomic prosperity. This book explores the cultural and social patterns that shape people’s migration, the historical and contemporary patterns of their movement, and the manifold…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnationalism

  • Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature: Negotiating the Environment book cover

    Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature

    Negotiating the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Angela Roothaan

    Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature contributes to the young field of intercultural philosophy by introducing the perspective of critical and postcolonial thinkers who have focused on systematic racism, power relations and the intersection of cultural identity and political…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Entrepreneurship and Global Cities: Diversity, Opportunity and Cosmopolitanism book cover

    Entrepreneurship and Global Cities

    Diversity, Opportunity and Cosmopolitanism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nikolai Mouraviev, Nada K. Kakabadse

     Global cities with a largely cosmopolitan environment, such as Auckland, Berlin, Dubai, London, New York, Shanghai or Singapore, are successfully developing and attracting entrepreneurs from all over the world. This book elucidates the policy approaches related to the formation of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship

  • The Time of Catastrophe: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Age of Catastrophe book cover

    The Time of Catastrophe

    Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Age of Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Dole, Robert Hayashi, Andrew Poe, Austin Sarat

    If catastrophes are, by definition, exceptional events of such magnitude that worlds and lives are dramatically overturned, the question of timing would pose a seemingly straightforward, if not redundant question. The Time of Catastrophe demonstrates the analytic productiveness of this question,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Law, Justice and Power

  • Yearning to Belong: Discovering a New Religious Movement book cover

    Yearning to Belong

    Discovering a New Religious Movement, 1st Edition

    By John Paul Healy

    Cutting across three areas of interest within New Religious Movements - insider perspectives, sociology of religion and the helping professions - this book explores insiders' experience of the Indian Guru-disciple Yogic tradition and is authored by a former member of that tradition. Highlighting…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge New Religions

  • Distortion and Love: An Anthropological Reading of the Art and Life of Stanley Spencer book cover

    Distortion and Love

    An Anthropological Reading of the Art and Life of Stanley Spencer, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Rapport

    In this ground-breaking book, a theory of ’distortion’ - of the way in which the processes of human life are subject to interference, diversion and transformation - is developed by way of the art of one of Britain’s greatest twentieth-century painters and that art’s public reception. Devoted to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • A Cosmopolitan Journey?: Difference, Distinction and Identity Work in Gap Year Travel book cover

    A Cosmopolitan Journey?

    Difference, Distinction and Identity Work in Gap Year Travel, 1st Edition

    By Helene Snee

    Does travel broaden the mind? This book explores this question through an innovative sociological study of gap year travel. Taking a year out overseas between school and university is an increasingly legitimate practice for young people in the UK. But what do young people get out of gap years? A…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

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