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  • Under The Blade: The Conversion Of Agricultural Landscapes book cover

    Under The Blade

    The Conversion Of Agricultural Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Richard K. Olson, Thomas A. Lyson

    In 1998, the last farm in Des Plaines, Illinois was subdivided. Seven acres along the Niobrara River in north-central Nebraska sold for 5700 per acre, twenty times the price for agricultural use. Waukesha County, Wisconsin, although still largely in agriculture, has been almost entirely zoned for…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Daughters of Tunis: Women, Family, and Networks in a Muslim City book cover

    Daughters of Tunis

    Women, Family, and Networks in a Muslim City, 1st Edition

    By Paula Holmes-Eber

    Daughters of Tunis is an innovative ethnography that carefully weaves the words and intimate, personal stories of four Tunisian women and their families with a statistical analysis of women's survival strategies in a rapidly urbanizing, industrializing Muslim nation. Delineating three distinct…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • The Matrix Of Language: Contemporary Linguistic Anthropology book cover

    The Matrix Of Language

    Contemporary Linguistic Anthropology, 1st Edition

    By Donald Brenneis, Ronald K.S. Macaulay

     The Matrix of Language introduces students and other readers to recent debates in the study of language and culture. The articles in this anthology, selected for their readability, present a range of methodological approaches and well-known case studies that illustrate the interconnection of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Culture and the Cognitive Science of Religion book cover

    Culture and the Cognitive Science of Religion

    1st Edition

    By James Cresswell

    Culture and the Cognitive Science of Religion is the first book to bring together cultural psychology and the cognitive science of religion (CSR). Containing much-needed discussion of how good research should do more than simply follow methodological prescriptions, this thought-provoking and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • The Routledge Companion to Big History book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Big History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Benjamin, Esther Quaedackers, David Baker

    The Routledge Companion to Big History guides readers though the variety of themes and concepts that structure contemporary scholarship in the field of big history. The volume is divided into five parts, each representing current and evolving areas of interest to the community, including big…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Identity and Education: The Links for Mature Women Students book cover

    Identity and Education

    The Links for Mature Women Students, 1st Edition

    By Janet Parr

    This title was first published in 2000:  Why do mature women return to education? On the face of it, the answer would seem obvious - to gain qualifications which they had not acquired in their earlier learning. However their return to learning seems to be much more than just about paper…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Light Inside: Abakuá Society Arts and Cuban Cultural History book cover

    The Light Inside

    Abakuá Society Arts and Cuban Cultural History, 1st Edition

    By David H. Brown

    Originally published in 2003, The Light Inside is a ground-breaking study of an Afro-Cuban secret society, its sacred arts, and their role in modern Cuban cultural history. Enslaved Africans and creoles developed the Abakuá Society, a system of men’s fraternal lodges, in urban Cuba beginnings in…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Idea of Welfare book cover

    The Idea of Welfare

    1st Edition

    By Robert Pinker

    Originally published in 1979, The Idea of Welfare critically reviews the concepts of egoism and altruism as they are expressed in residual and intuitional models of social welfare. The book describes the way in which the scope and limits of obligation and entitlement are determined in practice by…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Youth, Place and Theories of Belonging book cover

    Youth, Place and Theories of Belonging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sadia Habib, Michael RM Ward

    Drawing on interdisciplinary perspectives, Youth, Place and Theories of Belonging showcases cutting-edge empirical research on young people’s lifeworlds. The scholars demonstrate that belonging is personal, infused with individual and collective histories as well as interwoven with conceptions of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-16
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Basics of Electromagnetics and Transmission lines book cover

    Basics of Electromagnetics and Transmission lines

    1st Edition

    By G. Jagadeeswar Reddy, T. Jayachandra Prasad

    This book deals with the concepts of Electromagnetics and Transmission lines. Please note: Taylor & Francis does not sell or distribute the Hardback in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15
    CRC Press

  • The Mobility of People and Things in the Early Modern Mediterranean: The Art of Travel book cover

    The Mobility of People and Things in the Early Modern Mediterranean

    The Art of Travel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth A. Fraser

    For centuries artists, diplomats, and merchants served as cultural intermediaries in the Mediterranean. Stationed in port cities and other entrepôts of the Mediterranean, these go-betweens forged intercultural connections even as they negotiated and sometimes promoted cultural misunderstandings.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Theories of Culture book cover

    Theories of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Groh

    This authoritative but concise guide describes the most significant cultural theories from the 19th to the 21st century and their originators, as well as the links between them and their mutual influences. This guide explores ideas around what culture is, when and why cultures change…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge

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