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  • The Thousand and One Borders of Iran: Travel and Identity book cover

    The Thousand and One Borders of Iran

    Travel and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Fariba Adelkhah

    A country marked by controversy, Iran’s social, cultural and political dynamics are too often reduced to a few misleading clichés. Islamism is widely considered to shape all social relations in Iranian society and, while Iranian society is indeed Islamic, this term’s multiple meanings in everyday…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Consumer Vulnerability: Conditions, contexts and characteristics book cover

    Consumer Vulnerability

    Conditions, contexts and characteristics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathy Hamilton, Susan Dunnett, Maria Piacentini

    Consumer vulnerability is of growing importance as a research topic for those exploring wellbeing. This book provides space to critically engage with the conditions, contexts and characteristics of consumer vulnerability, which affect how people experience and respond to the marketplace and vice…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Behavioral Problems in Geography (1969): A Symposium book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Behavioral Problems in Geography (1969)

    A Symposium, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Cox, Reginald Golledge

    Originally published in 1969, Behavioral Problems in Geography unpacks and identifies elements of behavioral models and theories. The book seeks to examine their specific effects on spatial activity and to operationalize some of the concepts previously used in a subjective and descriptive manner.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Humanitarianism and the Quantification of Human Needs: Minimal Humanity book cover

    Humanitarianism and the Quantification of Human Needs

    Minimal Humanity, 1st Edition

    By Joël Glasman

    This book provides the first historical inquiry into the quantification of needs in humanitarian assistance. Ultimately the book argues that we cannot understand the global humanitarian aid movement, if we do not understand how humanitarian agencies made human suffering commensurable across borders…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Meeting Ethnography: Meetings as Key Technologies of Contemporary Governance, Development, and Resistance book cover

    Meeting Ethnography

    Meetings as Key Technologies of Contemporary Governance, Development, and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jen Sandler, Renita Thedvall

    This volume asks and addresses elusive ontological, epistemological, and methodological questions about meetings. What are meetings? What sort of knowledge, identities, and power relationships are produced, performed, communicated, and legitimized through meetings? How do—and how…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Pets and Domesticity in Victorian Literature and Culture: Animality, Queer Relations, and the Victorian Family book cover

    Pets and Domesticity in Victorian Literature and Culture

    Animality, Queer Relations, and the Victorian Family, 1st Edition

    By Monica Flegel

    Addressing the significance of the pet in the Victorian period, this book examines the role played by the domestic pet in delineating relations for each member of the "natural" family home. Flegel explores the pet in relation to the couple at the head of the house, to the children who make up the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Transpacific Americas: Encounters and Engagements Between the Americas and the South Pacific book cover

    Transpacific Americas

    Encounters and Engagements Between the Americas and the South Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eveline Dürr, Philipp Schorch

    This volume explores cultural, social and economic connections between the Americas and the South Pacific. It reaches beyond Sino-American collaborations to focus on rather neglected, and sometimes invisible, Southern linkages, asking how these connections originated and have developed over time,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    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 – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

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