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  • Suckling: Kinship More Fluid book cover

    Suckling

    Kinship More Fluid, 1st Edition

    By Fadwa El Guindi

    A ground-breaking ethnographic study of suckling in the Arabian Gulf , this book reenergises the study of kinship. It analyses the misunderstood and marginalized phenomenon of suckling drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in Qatar over a seven-year period. Fadwa El Guindi situates suckling (often…

    Hardback – 2020-03-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Surfaces: Transformations of Body, Materials and Earth book cover

    Surfaces

    Transformations of Body, Materials and Earth, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Anusas, Cristián Simonetti

    In attending to surfaces, as they wrap, layer and grow within sentient bodies, material formations and cosmological sates, this volume presents a series of ten anthropological studies stretching across five continents and in observation of earthly practices of making, knowing, living and dying.…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Women, Agency, and the State in Guinea: Silent Politics book cover

    Women, Agency, and the State in Guinea

    Silent Politics, 1st Edition

    By Carole Ammann

    This book examines how women in Guinea articulate themselves politically within and outside institutional politics. It documents the everyday practices that local female actors adopt to deal with the continuous economic, political, and social insecurities that emerge in times of political…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Gender and Sexuality in Africa

  • Climate Change Ethics and the Non-Human World book cover

    Climate Change Ethics and the Non-Human World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian G. Henning, Zack Walsh

    This book examines from different perspectives the moral significance of non-human members of the biotic community and their omission from climate ethics literature. The complexity of life in an age of rapid climate change demands the development of moral frameworks that recognize and respect the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Anthropocene

  • Queer Campus Climate: An Ethnographic Fantasia book cover

    Queer Campus Climate

    An Ethnographic Fantasia, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Arnberg

    Queer Campus Climate: An Ethnographic Fantasia is a visceral and provocative account of the lives of ten queer college men living in the Deep South. The book serves many goals. It is an emancipatory research document told in the raucous, fiery voices of these queer men whose narratives are…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Agent Orange and Rural Development in Post-war Vietnam book cover

    Agent Orange and Rural Development in Post-war Vietnam

    1st Edition

    By Vu Le Thao Chi

    Vu tells the story of Vietnamese farmers who have survived a 30-year war of independence and unification, its damaging legacies in their living environment, and the unfamiliar pressure of the market economy. Vietnamese famers are neither simply obedient beneficiaries of policy decisions made by…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Colonialism and Animality: Anti-Colonial Perspectives in Critical Animal Studies book cover

    Colonialism and Animality

    Anti-Colonial Perspectives in Critical Animal Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kelly Struthers Montford, Chloë Taylor

    The fields of settler colonial, decolonial, and postcolonial studies, as well as Critical Animal Studies are growing rapidly, but how do the implications of these endeavours intersect? Colonialism and Animality: Anti-Colonial Perspectives in Critical Animal Studies explores some of the ways that…

    Hardback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • Lineage and Community in China, 1100–1500: Genealogical Innovation in Jiangxi book cover

    Lineage and Community in China, 1100–1500

    Genealogical Innovation in Jiangxi, 1st Edition

    By Xi He

    This book, based on extensive original research, provides evidence that the practice originated much earlier than previously understood. It shows that in the eleventh century, in southern China under the Song dynasty, the method of compiling a genealogy in the form a table, that is to say a family…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge
    The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society Series

  • Landscape, Ritual and Identity among the Hyolmo of Nepal: The Buddha and the Drum book cover

    Landscape, Ritual and Identity among the Hyolmo of Nepal

    The Buddha and the Drum, 1st Edition

    By Davide Torri

    This book analyses the social, political and religious life of the Hyolmo people of Nepal. Highlighting patterns of change and adaptation, it addresses the Shamanic-Buddhist interface that exists in the animated landscape of the Himalayas. Opening with an analysis of the ethnic revival of Nepal,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge
    Vitality of Indigenous Religions

  • The Portable Community: Place and Displacement in Bluegrass Festival Life book cover

    The Portable Community

    Place and Displacement in Bluegrass Festival Life, 1st Edition

    By Robert Owen Gardner

    This book explores the various ways in which individuals use music and culture to understand and respond to changes in their natural and built environments. Drawing on over fifteen years of ethnographic fieldwork, interviews and participant observation, the author develops the thesis that the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • Risk and Substance Use: Framing Dangerous People and Dangerous Places book cover

    Risk and Substance Use

    Framing Dangerous People and Dangerous Places, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne MacGregor, Betsy Thom

    This interdisciplinary collection examines the role that alcohol, tobacco and other drugs have played in framing certain groups and spaces as ‘dangerous’ and in influencing the nature of formal responses to the perceived threat. Taking an historical and cross-national perspective, it explores how…

    Hardback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Dilemmas of Regional and Local Development book cover

    Dilemmas of Regional and Local Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jerzy Bański

    Dilemmas of Regional and Local Development aims to identify, diagnose and evaluate various approaches towards regional and local socio-economic development. Over the course of the book, authors from twelve countries and four continents come together to review experiences and solutions related to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

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