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  • Talking Race in Young Adulthood: Race and Everyday Life in Contemporary Britain book cover

    Talking Race in Young Adulthood

    Race and Everyday Life in Contemporary Britain, 1st Edition

    By Bethan Harries

    At a time in which race lies at the heart of so much public debate, Talking Race in Young Adulthood comes at an important moment.Drawing on ethnographic research with young adults in Manchester, Harries engages with ideas of the post-racial to explore how young adults make sense of their identities…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Practice Theory and Research: Exploring the dynamics of social life book cover

    Practice Theory and Research

    Exploring the dynamics of social life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gert Spaargaren, Don Weenink, Machiel Lamers

    There has been an upsurge in scholarship concerned with theories of social practices in various fields including sociology, geography and management studies. This book provides a systematic introduction and overview of recent formulations of practice theory organised around three important themes:…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Unequal Cities: The Challenge of Post-Industrial Transition in Times of Austerity book cover

    Unequal Cities

    The Challenge of Post-Industrial Transition in Times of Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberta Cucca, Costanzo Ranci

    This seminal edited collection examines the impact of austerity and economic crisis on European cities. Whilst on the one hand the struggle for competitiveness has induced many European cities to invest in economic performance and attractiveness, on the other, national expenditure cuts and dominant…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Militarism and the Indo-Europeanizing of Europe book cover

    Militarism and the Indo-Europeanizing of Europe

    1st Edition

    By Robert Drews

    This book argues that the Indo-Europeanizing of Europe essentially began shortly before 1600 BC, when lands rich in natural resources were taken over by military forces from the Eurasian steppe and from southern Caucasia. First were the copper and silver mines (along with good harbors) in Greece,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Mana Tangatarua: Mixed heritages, ethnic identity and biculturalism in Aotearoa/New Zealand book cover

    Mana Tangatarua

    Mixed heritages, ethnic identity and biculturalism in Aotearoa/New Zealand, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zarine L. Rocha, Melinda Webber

    This volume explores mixed race/mixed ethnic identities in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Mixed race and mixed ethnic identity are growing in popularity as research topics around the world. This edited collection looks at mixed race and mixed ethnic identity in New Zealand: a unique context, as multiple…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • 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

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