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  • 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 – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ancient History

  • Mixed Race Identities in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands book cover

    Mixed Race Identities in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands

    1st Edition

    Edited by Farida Fozdar, Kirsten McGavin

    This volume offers a "southern," Pacific Ocean perspective on the topic of racial hybridity, exploring it through a series of case studies from around the Australo-Pacific region, a region unique as a result of its very particular colonial histories. Focusing on the interaction between "race" and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Food and Foodways in African Narratives: Community, Culture, and Heritage book cover

    Food and Foodways in African Narratives

    Community, Culture, and Heritage, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Highfield

    Food is a defining feature in every culture. Despite its very basic purpose of sustaining life, it directly impacts the community, culture and heritage in every region around the globe in countless seen and unseen ways, including the literature and narratives of each region. Across…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa book cover

    Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ute Röschenthaler, Dorothea Schulz

    This book seeks to widen perspectives on entrepreneurship by drawing attention to the diverse and partly new forms of entrepreneurial practice in Africa since the 1990s. Contrary to widespread assertions, figures of success have been regularly observed in Africa since pre-colonial times. The…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Literature and the Glocal City: Reshaping the English Canadian Imaginary book cover

    Literature and the Glocal City

    Reshaping the English Canadian Imaginary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana María Fraile-Marcos

    The modern city is a space that can simultaneously represent the principles of its homeland alongside its own unique blend of the cultures that intermingle within its city limits.This book makes an intervention in Canadian literary criticism by foregrounding both ‘globalism,’ which is increasingly…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Groundwork for the Practice of the Good Life: Politics and Ethics at the Intersection of North Atlantic and African Philosophy book cover

    Groundwork for the Practice of the Good Life

    Politics and Ethics at the Intersection of North Atlantic and African Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Omedi Ochieng

    What makes for good societies and good lives in a global world? In this landmark work of political and ethical philosophy, Omedi Ochieng offers a radical reassessment of a millennia-old question. He does so by offering a stringent critique of both North Atlantic and African philosophical traditions…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Adolescents and Their Social Media Narratives: A Digital Coming of Age book cover

    Adolescents and Their Social Media Narratives

    A Digital Coming of Age, 1st Edition

    By Jill Walsh

    Adolescents are forging a new path to self-development, taking advantage of the technology at their fingertips to produce desired results.In Adolescents and Their Social Media Narratives, Walsh specifically explores how social media impacts teenagers' personal development. Indeed, through…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Anthropology and Alterity: Responding to the Other book cover

    Anthropology and Alterity

    Responding to the Other, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernhard Leistle

    Alterity or otherness is a central notion in cultural anthropology and philosophy, as well as in other disciplines. While anthropology, with its aim of understanding cultural difference, tends to take otherness as a fact, there have been vigorous attempts in contemporary philosophy, particularly in…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Science in the Study of Ancient Egypt book cover

    Science in the Study of Ancient Egypt

    1st Edition

    By Sonia Zakrzewski, Andrew Shortland, Joanne Rowland

    Science in the Study of Ancient Egypt takes an innovative and integrated approach to the use of scientific techniques and methodologies within the study of ancient Egypt. Accessibly demonstrating how to integrate scientific methodologies into Egyptology broadly, and in Egyptian archaeology in…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Toward an Anthropology of Ambient Sound book cover

    Toward an Anthropology of Ambient Sound

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Guillebaud

    This volume approaches the issue of ambient sound through the ethnographic exploration of different cultural contexts including Italy, India, Egypt, France, Ethiopia, Scotland, Spain, Portugal, and Japan. It examines social, religious, and aesthetic conceptions of sound environments, what types of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Linguistic Variation and Social Practices of Normative Masculinity: Authority and Multifunctional Humour in a Dublin Sports Club book cover

    Linguistic Variation and Social Practices of Normative Masculinity

    Authority and Multifunctional Humour in a Dublin Sports Club, 1st Edition

    By Fergus O'Dwyer

    This book explores the ways in which linguistic variation and complex social practices interact toward the formation of male interactional identities in a sports club in Dublin, illustrating the affordances of studying sporting contexts in contributing to advancing sociolinguistic theory.//…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Micro And Macro Levels Of Analysis In Anthropology: Issues In Theory And Research book cover

    Micro And Macro Levels Of Analysis In Anthropology

    Issues In Theory And Research, 1st Edition

    By Pertti J Pelto

    This book reviews the history of micro/macro issues in anthropology and provides a framework for a more systematic examination of potential linkages among levels. It also provides empirical examples of the articulation of micro/macro theory and methods in sociocultural research.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

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