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  • Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption: Embodiment and Emotion book cover

    Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption

    Embodiment and Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Walton

    This book investigates the experiences of South Koreans adopted into Western families and the complexity of what it means to "feel identity" beyond what is written in official adoption files. Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption is based on ethnographic fieldwork in South Korea and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • National Identity, Language and Education in Malaysia: Search for a Middle Ground between Malay Hegemony and Equality book cover

    National Identity, Language and Education in Malaysia

    Search for a Middle Ground between Malay Hegemony and Equality, 1st Edition

    By Noriyuki Segawa

    This book explores the ways in which language and education policies have contributed to the development of national integration in Malaysia, by examining whether and how policies have succeeded in forming a middle ground. Considered through the lenses of policy-making structure and achievement,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations

  • Cosmologies of the Anthropocene: Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism book cover

    Cosmologies of the Anthropocene

    Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism, 1st Edition

    By Arne Johan Vetlesen

    This book engages with the classic philosophical question of mind and matter, seeking to show its altered meaning and acuteness in the era of the Anthropocene. Arguing that matter, and, more broadly, the natural world, has been misconceived since Descartes, it explores the devastating impact that…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • Morality Made Visible: Edward Westermarck’s Moral and Social Theory book cover

    Morality Made Visible

    Edward Westermarck’s Moral and Social Theory, 1st Edition

    By Otto Pipatti

    While highly respected among evolutionary scholars, the sociologist, anthropologist and philosopher Edward Westermarck is now largely forgotten in the social sciences. This book is the first full study of his moral and social theory, focusing on the key elements of his theory of moral emotions as…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds book cover

    Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds

    1st Edition

    By Fay Dennis

    Drug use is widely understood in terms of its subjects, substances and settings. But what happens when these distinctions start to blur? Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds moves away from a hierarchical conceptualisation of drug use based on its subjects and their objects, offering unique…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Play and the Artist’s Creative Process: The Work of Philip Guston and Eduardo Paolozzi book cover

    Play and the Artist’s Creative Process

    The Work of Philip Guston and Eduardo Paolozzi, 1st Edition

    By Elly Thomas

    Play and the Artist’s Creative Process explores a continuity between childhood play and adult creativity. The volume examines how an understanding of play can shed new light on processes that recur in the work of Philip Guston and Eduardo Paolozzi. Both artists’ distinctive engagement with popular…

    Hardback – 2019-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Decentring European Governance book cover

    Decentring European Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bevir, Ryan Phillips

    Conforming neither to the hierarchical and bureaucratic organization of the European nation-state nor the anarchical structure of international organizations, the European Union (EU) and its predecessors provide an exemplary site for developing a decentred approach to the study of governance. The…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Government and the European Union

  • 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

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