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  • Rapid Ethnographic Assessments: A Practical Approach and Toolkit For Collaborative Community Research book cover

    Rapid Ethnographic Assessments

    A Practical Approach and Toolkit For Collaborative Community Research, 1st Edition

    By Thurka Sangaramoorthy, Karen A Kroeger

    This book provides provide a practical guide to understanding and conducting rapid ethnographic assessments (REAs) with an emphasis on their use in public health contexts. This team-based, multi-method, relatively low-cost approach results in rich understandings of social, economic, and policy…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Children as Agents in Their Worlds: A Psychological–Relational Perspective book cover

    Children as Agents in Their Worlds

    A Psychological–Relational Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Greene, Elizabeth Nixon

    Are children the passive recipients of influence from their parents and from society? Is their development determined by their genes and their neurons, or do they have the capacity to think about and influence their own lives and the world around them? Are they agents, and what do we mean by agency…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • A Cultural Geography Of North American Indians book cover

    A Cultural Geography Of North American Indians

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas E. Ross

    This book focuses on the effects of interaction between Indian and non-Indian peoples and on the complex relationships between Indians and their environments. It presents information for an accurate assessment of whether North American Indians can survive as a distinct culture. .…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • International Development and Local Faith Actors: Ideological and Cultural Encounters book cover

    International Development and Local Faith Actors

    Ideological and Cultural Encounters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn Kraft, Olivia J. Wilkinson

    This book explores the interplay and dialogue between faith communities and the humanitarian-development community. Faith and religion are key influencers of thought and practice in many communities around the world and development practitioners would not be able to change behaviours for improved…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Cultural Practices of Victimhood book cover

    Cultural Practices of Victimhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Hoondert, Paul Mutsaers, William Arfman

    Cultural Practices of Victimhood aims to set the agenda for a cultural study of victimhood. Words such as ‘victim’ and ‘victimhood’ represent shifting cultural signifiers, their meaning depending on the cultural context of their usage. Using case studies and through a practice-based approach,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Natural Resources, Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Latin America: Exploring the Boundaries of Environmental and State-Corporate Crime in Bolivia, Peru, and Mexico book cover

    Natural Resources, Extraction and Indigenous Rights in Latin America

    Exploring the Boundaries of Environmental and State-Corporate Crime in Bolivia, Peru, and Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Marcela Torres Wong

    In 1989, the International Labor Organization stated that all indigenous peoples living in the postcolonial world were entitled to the right to prior consultation, over activities that could potentially impact their territories and traditional livelihoods. However, in many cases the economic…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • The Anthropology of Police book cover

    The Anthropology of Police

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin G. Karpiak, William Garriott

    What are the potential contributions of anthropology to the study of police? Even beyond the methodological particularities and geographic breadth of cultural anthropology, there are a set of conceptual and analytical traditions that have much to bring to broader scholarship in police studies.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation: Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict book cover

    Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation

    Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Kristian Lasslett

    From the social cleansing of cities through to indigenous land struggles at the frontline of extraction megaprojects, planetary urbanisation is a contested process that is radically shaping social life and the sustainability of human civilisation. In this pioneering intervention, it is maintained…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • The Paradise Bank: The Mercantile Bank of India, 1893–1984 book cover

    The Paradise Bank

    The Mercantile Bank of India, 1893–1984, 1st Edition

    By Edwin Green, Sara Kinsey

    The Mercantile Bank of India was one of a small band of British-managed banks which dominated Anglo-Eastern finance for most of the 20th century. Founded in London in 1893, the Mercantile inherited the business, branches, staff and even the distinctive cable address - Paradise, London - of its…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Studies in Banking and Financial History

  • Philippine Pagans (1938): The Autobiographies of Three Infugaos book cover

    Philippine Pagans (1938)

    The Autobiographies of Three Infugaos, 1st Edition

    By R.F Barton

    Published in 1938, this book contains the autobiographies of Ngidulu, Bugan Nak Manghe and Kumiha, three tribespeople from the Ifuagos province in the Phillippines. A fascinating ethnological and anthropological resource, Barton, a celebrated scholar on the Philippines shares with the reader his…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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 – 2020-03-31 
    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 – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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