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  • The Commons in a Glocal World: Global Connections and Local Responses book cover

    The Commons in a Glocal World

    Global Connections and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tobias Haller, Thomas Breu, Tine De Moor, Christian Rohr, Heinzpeter Znoj

    This volume focuses on how, in Europe, the debate on the commons is discussed in regard to historical and contemporary dimensions, critically referencing the work of Elinor Ostrom. It also explores from the perspective of new institutional political ecology (NIPE) how Europe directly and indirectly…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Citizenship in the Latin American Upper and Middle Classes: Ethnographic Perspectives on Culture and Politics book cover

    Citizenship in the Latin American Upper and Middle Classes

    Ethnographic Perspectives on Culture and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiorella Montero-Diaz, Franka Winter

    The problem of citizenship has long affected Latin America, simultaneously producing inclusion and exclusion, division and unity. Its narrative and practice both reflect and contribute to the region’s profound inequalities. However, citizenship is usually studied on the margins of society. Despite…

    Hardback – 2019-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Internet Video Culture in China: YouTube, Youku, and the Space in Between book cover

    Internet Video Culture in China

    YouTube, Youku, and the Space in Between, 1st Edition

    By Marc L Moskowitz

    Examining Internet culture in the People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and the US, this book analyzes videos which entertain both English and Chinese-speaking viewers to gain a better understanding of cultural similarities and differences. Each of the chapters in the volume studies…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • The Social Structures of Global Academia book cover

    The Social Structures of Global Academia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fabian Cannizzo, Nick Osbaldiston

    Higher education and research are now at the centre of economic and social policy in advanced information societies. Global networks of researchers, finance, students and policymakers invoke collaborative sociological perspectives. What it means to be an academic and to work in a technologically…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Southern Silk Route: Historical Links and Contemporary Convergences book cover

    The Southern Silk Route

    Historical Links and Contemporary Convergences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lipi Ghosh

    Southern Silk Route is the historic route, which runs from China to Myanmar and ends up in Assam. The route has historical importance as it served as a major artery of ancient trade articles. The Southern Silk Route: Historical Links and Contemporary Convergences attempts to sketch out the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25
    Routledge

  • Educating in Life: Ethnographies of Challenging New Normals book cover

    Educating in Life

    Ethnographies of Challenging New Normals, 1st Edition

    By Herve Varenne

    This volume investigates the ubiquitous education of everyday life as people contest the normal, settle on a new convention, and deal with the difficulties that arise. By documenting adolescent Dominican girls, young men in Silicon Valley, successful venture capitalists, and others imagining,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Water and Urbanism in Roman Britain: Hybridity and Identity book cover

    Water and Urbanism in Roman Britain

    Hybridity and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Jay Ingate

    The establishment of large-scale water infrastructure is a defining aspect of the process of urbanisation. In places like Britain, the Roman period represents the first introduction of features that can be recognised and paralleled to our modern water networks. Writers have regularly cast these…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge
    Studies in Roman Space and Urbanism

  • Quality in Higher Education as a Tool for Human Development: Enhancing Teaching and Learning in Zimbabwe book cover

    Quality in Higher Education as a Tool for Human Development

    Enhancing Teaching and Learning in Zimbabwe, 1st Edition

    By Patience Mukwambo

    Whilst many studies have explored how quality in higher education is conceptualised in the Global North, less attention has been paid to quality in higher education in Africa and the Global South. This book uses the human development and capabilities approach to demonstrate how quality in teaching…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • The Reproductive Body at Work: The South African Bioeconomy of Egg Donation book cover

    The Reproductive Body at Work

    The South African Bioeconomy of Egg Donation, 1st Edition

    By Verena Namberger

    The transnational industry surrounding assisted reproductive technology and regenerative medicine is based on the unacknowledged labour of gamete providers, surrogates and research subjects, and benefits from low labour costs in ‘enabling’ sectors such as logistics and transport. This finding calls…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Practising Empowerment in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Wine, Ethics and Development book cover

    Practising Empowerment in Post-Apartheid South Africa

    Wine, Ethics and Development, 1st Edition

    By Agatha Herman

    Despite the promise and optimism surrounding the post-apartheid transition, South African society continues to be highly racialised in its discourses, identities and practices, even within the very strategies that aim to change power relations and heal racialised divisions. Renowned for its brutal…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • Voice and Participation in Global Food Politics book cover

    Voice and Participation in Global Food Politics

    1st Edition

    By Alana Mann

    As awareness of the commodification of food for profit at the expense of our health and the planet grows, this book foregrounds the communicative dimensions of resistance by food movements. Voice and participation are argued by the author to be the means through which rural and urban communities…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics: Re-imagining Rights in India book cover

    Fertility, Health and Reproductive Politics

    Re-imagining Rights in India, 1st Edition

    By Maya Unnithan

    Set in the context of the processes and practices of human reproduction and reproductive health in Northern India, this book examines the institutional exercise of power by the state, caste and kin groups. Drawing on ethnographic research over the past eighteen years among poor Hindu and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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