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  • Ethnographies of Austerity: Temporality, crisis and affect in southern Europe book cover

    Ethnographies of Austerity

    Temporality, crisis and affect in southern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel M. Knight, Charles Stewart

    Some of the worst effects of the global economic downturn that commenced in 2008 have been felt in Europe, and specifically in the Eurozone’s so-called PIIGS (Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece, and Spain) and Cyprus. This edited volume is the first collection to bring together ethnographies of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Canada and Colonial Genocide book cover

    Canada and Colonial Genocide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Woolford, Jeff Benvenuto

    Settler colonialism in Canada has traditionally been portrayed as a gentler, if not benevolent, colonialism—especially in contrast to the Indian Wars in the United States. This national mythology has penetrated into comparative genocide studies, where Canadian case studies are rarely discussed in…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Memory and Genocide: On What Remains and the Possibility of Representation book cover

    Memory and Genocide

    On What Remains and the Possibility of Representation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fazil Moradi, Ralph Buchenhorst, Maria Six-Hohenbalken

    This book focuses on the ethical, aesthetic, and scholarly dimensions of how genocide-related works of art, documentary films, poetry and performance, museums and monuments, music, dance, image, law, memory narratives, spiritual bonds, and ruins are translated and take place as translations of acts…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Viking-Age Transformations: Trade, Craft and Resources in Western Scandinavia book cover

    Viking-Age Transformations

    Trade, Craft and Resources in Western Scandinavia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zanette T. Glørstad, Kjetil Loftsgarden

    The Viking Age was a period of profound change in Scandinavia. As kingdoms were established, Christianity became the encompassing ideological and cosmological framework and towns were formed. This book examines a central backdrop to these changes: the economic transformation of West Scandinavia.…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Culture, Environment and Adaptation in the North

  • Mafia-type Organisations and Extortion in Italy: The Camorra in Campania book cover

    Mafia-type Organisations and Extortion in Italy

    The Camorra in Campania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giacomo Di Gennaro, Antonio La Spina

    Mafia-type organizations generate several distorting effects on the economy. In Italy their presence is endemic, and not only in Southern regions such as Sicily, Campania or Calabria. Such organizations endure the fierce and continuous pressure exerted by Italian anti-mafia policy, maybe the most…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Ethiopians in an Age of Migration: Scattered lives beyond borders book cover

    Ethiopians in an Age of Migration

    Scattered lives beyond borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fassil Demissie

    The migration of Ethiopians across international borders is a recent phenomenon because of the limited integration of the country and society to the global economy. Since it was never colonized – aside from the Italian occupation of 1936-1941 – Ethiopia’s economy and society were not directly…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Carceral Mobilities: Interrogating Movement in Incarceration book cover

    Carceral Mobilities

    Interrogating Movement in Incarceration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Turner, Kimberley Peters

    Mobilities research is now centre stage in the social sciences with wide-ranging work that considers the politics underscoring the movements of people and objects, critically examining a world that is ever on the move. At first glance, the words ‘carceral’ and ‘mobilities’ seem to sit uneasily…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Walking Through Social Research book cover

    Walking Through Social Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte Bates, Alex Rhys-Taylor

    As an ethnographic method walking has a long history, but it has only recently begun to attract focused attention. By walking alongside participants, researchers have been able to observe, experience, and make sense of a broad range of everyday practices. At the same time, the idea of talking and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Oral History and Australian Generations book cover

    Oral History and Australian Generations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Holmes, Alistair Thomson

    From 2011 to 2014, the Australian Generations Oral History Project recorded 300 interviews with Australians born between 1920 and 1989. The contributions to this book, a result of this project, reflect on the practice of oral history and how interviews can illuminate Australian social and cultural…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Issues in Swahili Ethnography book cover

    Contemporary Issues in Swahili Ethnography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Iain Walker

    The term ‘Swahili’ describes the Muslim peoples of the East African coast, speakers of Kiswahili or closely related languages, who have historically filled roles as middlemen and merchants, the cosmopolitan products of a trading economy between Africa and the Indian Ocean world. This collection…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • The Origin of the Inequality of the Social Classes book cover

    The Origin of the Inequality of the Social Classes

    1st Edition

    By Gunnar Landtman

    Originally published in 1938, The Origin of the Inequality of the Social Classes presents ethnological research into how rank and inequality has been created or formed in various societies. This study especially focuses on recent changes in aboriginal cultures with particular attention paid to the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Human Conditions: The Cultural Basis of Educational Developments book cover

    Human Conditions

    The Cultural Basis of Educational Developments, 1st Edition

    By Robert A Levine, Merry I. White

    First published in 1986, this book proposes and illustrates a new approach to the comparative analysis of educational policy, based on anthropological and historical inquiry. It reviews the transitions of Western countries, Japan, and the People’s Republic of China and in doing so investigates…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Education

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