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  • Composing the Music of Africa: Composition, Interpretation and Realisation book cover

    Composing the Music of Africa

    Composition, Interpretation and Realisation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Floyd

    First published in 1999, this volume explores the great diversity of music created by African communities is reflected in this book, which discusses the ways in which a wide range of musical forms are composed and performed from Egypt to South Africa and from Ghana to Kenya. As two composers…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Question of Identity book cover

    A Question of Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anne J. Kershen

    Published in 1998, this book is a multi-disciplinary exploration of one of the most vital issues in the contemporary world. Never was this topic more relevant than now, on the threshold of the twenty-first century. At a time when the global economy, European citizenship and worldwide…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Citizenship and Identity in Europe book cover

    Citizenship and Identity in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leslie Holmes, Philomena Murray

    Published in 1999. Issues of citizenship and identity have rapidly moved up the European and social science agendas in recent years. This book explores the reason for this. It focuses on the dilemmas of citizenship and identify in the uncertain and unpredictable atmosphere of fin de siècle Europe.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Introductory Sketch of the Bantu Languages book cover

    Introductory Sketch of the Bantu Languages

    1st Edition

    By Alice Werner

    First published in 1919, this volume provides a detailed linguistic breakdown of the Bantu language family of Central and Southern Africa. Its author held in-situ expertise in Nanja, Swahili, Zulu, Giryama and Pokomo. A professor of Swahili and Bantu languages, she was the author of several books…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Chinese Adolescents in Britain and Hong Kong: Identity and Aspirations book cover

    Chinese Adolescents in Britain and Hong Kong

    Identity and Aspirations, 1st Edition

    By Gajendra Verma, Yu-Man Chan, Christopher Bagley, Sylvia Sham, Douglas Darby, Derek Woodrow, George Skinner

    First published in 1999, this book is based on several years work in Hong Kong and Britain, both before and after the absorption of the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong into the People’s Republic of China in 1997. The initial chapters review the history of Chinese people in Britain;…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • South-South Migration: Emerging Patterns, Opportunities and Risks book cover

    South-South Migration

    Emerging Patterns, Opportunities and Risks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Short, Moazzem Hossain, M. Adil Khan

    South-South migration contributes significantly to the development of the emerging economies, the migration of receiving countries and, at the same time, generates a major share of remittance income flowing into the sending countries. By capturing field experience and observations from a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Speculative Research: The Lure of Possible Futures book cover

    Speculative Research

    The Lure of Possible Futures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alex Wilkie, Martin Savransky, Marsha Rosengarten

    Is another future possible? So called ‘late modernity’ is marked by the escalating rise in and proliferation of uncertainties and unforeseen events brought about by the interplay between and patterning of social–natural, techno–scientific and political-economic developments. The future has indeed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
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  • The Political Anthropology of Ethnic and Religious Minorities book cover

    The Political Anthropology of Ethnic and Religious Minorities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Arpad Szakolczai, Agnes Horvath, Attila Z. Papp

    This book presents some arguments for why a political anthropological perspective can be particularly helpful for understanding the connected political and cultural challenges and opportunities posed by the situation of ethnic and religious minorities. The first chapter shortly introduces the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Meeting Ethnography: Meetings as Key Technologies of Contemporary Governance, Development, and Resistance book cover

    Meeting Ethnography

    Meetings as Key Technologies of Contemporary Governance, Development, and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jen Sandler, Renita Thedvall

    This volume asks and addresses elusive ontological, epistemological, and methodological questions about meetings. What are meetings? What sort of knowledge, identities, and power relationships are produced, performed, communicated, and legitimized through meetings? How do—and how…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Pets and Domesticity in Victorian Literature and Culture: Animality, Queer Relations, and the Victorian Family book cover

    Pets and Domesticity in Victorian Literature and Culture

    Animality, Queer Relations, and the Victorian Family, 1st Edition

    By Monica Flegel

    Addressing the significance of the pet in the Victorian period, this book examines the role played by the domestic pet in delineating relations for each member of the "natural" family home. Flegel explores the pet in relation to the couple at the head of the house, to the children who make up the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Transpacific Americas: Encounters and Engagements Between the Americas and the South Pacific book cover

    Transpacific Americas

    Encounters and Engagements Between the Americas and the South Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eveline Dürr, Philipp Schorch

    This volume explores cultural, social and economic connections between the Americas and the South Pacific. It reaches beyond Sino-American collaborations to focus on rather neglected, and sometimes invisible, Southern linkages, asking how these connections originated and have developed over time,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Tombs of Pompeii: Organization, Space, and Society book cover

    The Tombs of Pompeii

    Organization, Space, and Society, 1st Edition

    By Virginia Campbell

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of the tombs of Pompeii and its immediate environs, examining the funerary culture of the population, delving into the importance of social class and self-representation, and developing a broad understanding of Pompeii’s funerary epigraphy and business. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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