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  • The Cultural One or the Racial Many: Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience book cover

    The Cultural One or the Racial Many

    Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience, 1st Edition

    By Evandro Camara

    First published in 1997, this study aims, first, to enlarge upon the understanding of race and ethnicity through a culturalist-comparative frame of analysis, instead of the standard quantitative and political-economy approaches. Secondly, to analyse in systematic form the religious constitution of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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  • Routledge Revivals: What's Wrong With Ethnography? (1992): Methodological Explorations book cover

    Routledge Revivals: What's Wrong With Ethnography? (1992)

    Methodological Explorations, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Hammersley

    Originally published 1992 What's Wrong With Ethnography? provides a fresh look at the rationale for and distinctiveness of ethnographic research in sociology, education and related fields. Relativism, critical theory, the uniqueness of the case study and the distinction between qualitative and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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  • Routledge Revivals: The Dilemma of Qualitative Method (1989): Herbert Blumer and the Chicago Tradition book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Dilemma of Qualitative Method (1989)

    Herbert Blumer and the Chicago Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Hammersley

    Originally published in 1989, The Dilemma of Qualitative Method is a stimulating guide to the discussion of qualitative versus quantitative approaches to social research, originated in nineteenth-century debates about the relationship between the methods of history and natural science. One of the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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  • The Origins of Cocaine: Colonization and Failed Development in the Amazon Andes book cover

    The Origins of Cocaine

    Colonization and Failed Development in the Amazon Andes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Gootenberg, Liliana M. Dávalos

    In the 1960s, the governments of Colombia, Peru, and Bolivia launched agricultural settlement programs in each country’s vast Amazonian frontier lowlands. Two decades later, these exact same zones had transformed into the centers of the illicit cocaine boom of the Americas. Drawing on concepts from…

    Paperback – 2020-02-18 
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  • Indigenous Peoples and the Geographies of Power: Mezcala’s Narratives of Neoliberal Governance book cover

    Indigenous Peoples and the Geographies of Power

    Mezcala’s Narratives of Neoliberal Governance, 1st Edition

    By Inés Durán Matute

    Tracing key trends of the global-regional-local interface of power, Inés Durán Matute through the case of the indigenous community of Mezcala (Mexico) demonstrates how global political economic processes shape the lives, spaces, projects and identities of the most remote communities. Throughout the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-14 
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  • New Chinese Migrants in Europe: The Case of the Chinese Community in Hungary book cover

    New Chinese Migrants in Europe

    The Case of the Chinese Community in Hungary, 1st Edition

    By Pál Nyíri

    First published in 1999, this book is a political enthnography of recent migration from the People’s Republic of China into Europe. It argues that the very high mobility and intensive communications of Chinese migrants enable them to maintain a transnational community within which they easily shift…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Japan and the West: The Perception Gap book cover

    Japan and the West: The Perception Gap

    1st Edition

    By Keizo Nagatani

    Edited by David W. Edgington

    This book first published in 1998 containes the work of Six members of the Centre for Japanese Research (CJR), an area unit of the Institute for Asian Research at the University of British Columbia. They were motivated by the fact that after over a century of cultural, economic and political…

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  • Racism, Nationalism and Citizenship: Ethnic Minorities in Britain and Germany book cover

    Racism, Nationalism and Citizenship

    Ethnic Minorities in Britain and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Piper

    First published in 1998, this book is about the consequences of the permanent settlement of former labour migrants in contemporary Germany and Britain and the extent to which these ‘new’ minorities are regarded as citizens in both societies as well as citizens of the European Union. It is argued…

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  • Public Policy in a Divided Society: Schooling, Culture and Identity in Northern Ireland book cover

    Public Policy in a Divided Society

    Schooling, Culture and Identity in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Alex McEwen

    First published in 1999, this volume is focused on the framing and implementation of public policy in education in a society with deeply entrenched cultural and political identities as expressed by Protestants and Catholics through their different schooling systems. The problems and prospects of…

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  • The Body in Qualitative Research book cover

    The Body in Qualitative Research

    1st Edition

    By John Richardson, Alison Shaw

    First published in 1998, the three main themes of the book are representation (images and symbols which depict the body), regulation (the social control of bodies) and resistance (strategies which challenge dominant representation and regulation). These themes run through the various chapters which…

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  • Shaping Futures: Learning for Competence and Citizenship book cover

    Shaping Futures

    Learning for Competence and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Karen M. Evans

    First published in 1998, this volume draws on studies of real-life experiences in the status passage to adulthood and argues that policies must be based on more holistic analyses of social dynamics. Karen M. Evans recognises that the time taken to reach adult status has lengthened in all the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World: Lessons from the New Bombay Experience book cover

    Urban Development and New Towns in the Third World

    Lessons from the New Bombay Experience, 1st Edition

    By Alain R.A. Jacquemin

    First published in 1999, this volume examines India and Bombay, countries which represent some of the world’s most dramatic examples of rapid urban growth. One of the strategies frequently adopted by the Indian authorities to cope with this urban growth is the development of new towns, such as New…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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