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  • The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity: National Contexts, Global Issues book cover

    The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity

    National Contexts, Global Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Dawson

    The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity engages with one of the most characteristic features of modern society. An increasingly prominent and potentially contentious phenomenon, religious diversity is intimately associated with contemporary issues such as migration, human rights, social…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • On Knowing Humanity: Insights from Theology for Anthropology book cover

    On Knowing Humanity

    Insights from Theology for Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eloise Meneses, David Bronkema

    The development of a phenomenological approach to religion and the rise of perspectivism are challenging anthropology’s exclusive rootedness in the ontology of secularism. When considered with the increased interest in the anthropology of religion as an area of study, it is clear that there is a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Politics with a Human Face: Identity and Experience in Post-Soviet Europe book cover

    Politics with a Human Face

    Identity and Experience in Post-Soviet Europe, 1st Edition

    By Arvydas Grišinas

    Politics with a Human Face presents a holistic understanding of identity formation in post-Soviet Europe, arguing that since politics is fundamentally a human affair. In order to adequately understand it, one needs to understand its human side first.Drawing on the thought of Dilthey, Ricoeur and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Open Borders, Unlocked Cultures: Romanian Roma Migrants in Western Europe book cover

    Open Borders, Unlocked Cultures

    Romanian Roma Migrants in Western Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yaron Matras, Daniele Leggio

    The book examines some of the dilemmas surrounding Europe’s open borders, migrations, and identities through the prism of the Roma – Europe’s most dispersed and socially marginalised population. The volume challenges some of the myths surrounding the Roma as a ‘problem population’, and places the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Shared Experiences of Mass Shootings: A Comparative Perspective on the Aftermath book cover

    Shared Experiences of Mass Shootings

    A Comparative Perspective on the Aftermath, 1st Edition

    By Johanna Nurmi

    Mass violence and terrorism are a salient phenomenon in the late modern society, showing no sign of decline. Proactive results from the long, ongoing debate of how to address these issues are therefore increasingly necessary – not just in the context of prevention, but also in the context of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Transnational Students and Mobility: Lived Experiences of Migration book cover

    Transnational Students and Mobility

    Lived Experiences of Migration, 1st Edition

    By Hannah Soong

    As globalisation deepens, student mobility and migration has not only impacted economy and institutions, it has also infused human desires, imaginaries, experiences and subjectivities. In Transnational Students and Mobility, Hannah Soong portrays the vexed nexus of education and migration as a site…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Social Class and Transnational Human Capital: How Middle and Upper Class Parents Prepare Their Children for Globalization book cover

    Social Class and Transnational Human Capital

    How Middle and Upper Class Parents Prepare Their Children for Globalization, 1st Edition

    By Jürgen Gerhards, Hans Silke, Sören Carlson

    Due to globalization processes, foreign language skills, knowledge about other countries and intercultural competences have increasingly become important for societies and people’s social positions. Previous research on social inequality, however, has dominantly focused on the reproduction of class…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Study of Human Development: The Future of the Field book cover

    The Study of Human Development

    The Future of the Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard A. Settersten Jr., Megan M. McClelland

    If you had just one wish for the study of human development, what would it be? How would it advance the field? And what would it take for your vision to be realized? This was the charge given to twenty-eight scholars, coming from different disciplines and fields, and who study different periods of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Return Migration and Psychosocial Wellbeing: Discourses, Policy-Making and Outcomes for Migrants and their Families book cover

    Return Migration and Psychosocial Wellbeing

    Discourses, Policy-Making and Outcomes for Migrants and their Families, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zana Vathi, Russell King

    Return migration is a topic of growing interest among academics and policy makers. Nonetheless, issues of psychosocial wellbeing are rarely discussed in its context.Return Migration and Psychosocial Wellbeing problematises the widely-held assumption that return to the country of origin, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Purity and Danger Now: New Perspectives book cover

    Purity and Danger Now

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robbie Duschinsky, Simone Schnall, Daniel Weiss

    Mary Douglas’s seminal work Purity and Danger (Routledge, 1966) continues to be indispensable reading for both students and scholars today. Marking the 50th anniversary of Douglas’s classic, the present volume sheds fresh light upon themes raised by Douglas by drawing on recent developments in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Sikhs in the Deccan and North-East India book cover

    Sikhs in the Deccan and North-East India

    1st Edition

    By Birinder Pal Singh

    This book is a major intervention in the understanding of the dynamics of internal migration in South Asia. It traces the historical roots of certain migrant Sikh communities to the south and north-east India; chronicles their social, religious and economic practices; and examines peculiar identity…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge India

  • Researching Death, Dying and Bereavement book cover

    Researching Death, Dying and Bereavement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erica Borgstrom, Julie Ellis, Kate Woodthorpe

    This book examines research on death, dying and bereavement, and how our approaches, perceptions and expectations shapes what we can know about the end of life. The contributions include personal and professional reflections, and practical suggestions for conducting research in this field. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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