• Latino Identity in Contemporary America book cover

    Latino Identity in Contemporary America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos

    This edited collection brings together original research papers that explore an important aspect of race and ethnic studies, namely the processes that are shaping the making of Latina and Latino identities in contemporary America. This is a question that has received much attention in the USA over…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • The Making of English Popular Culture book cover

    The Making of English Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Storey

    The Making of English Popular Culture provides an account of the making of popular culture in the nineteenth century. While a form of what we might describe as popular culture existed before this period, John Storey has assembled a collection that demonstrates how what we now think of as popular…

    Paperback – 2016-05-09
    Routledge
    Directions in Cultural History

  • Thanatourism and Cinematic Representations of Risk: Screening the End of Tourism book cover

    Thanatourism and Cinematic Representations of Risk

    Screening the End of Tourism, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    In today’s world, the need to eliminate natural and human-made disasters has been at the forefront of national and international socio-political agendas. The management of risks such as terrorism, labour strikes, protests and environmental degradation has become pivotal for countries that depend on…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Shadows of the Slave Past: Memory, Heritage, and Slavery book cover

    Shadows of the Slave Past

    Memory, Heritage, and Slavery, 1st Edition

    By Ana Lucia Araujo

    This book is a transnational and comparative study examining the processes that led to the memorialization of slavery and the Atlantic slave trade in the second half of the twentieth century. Araujo explores numerous kinds of initiatives such as monuments, memorials, and museums as well as heritage…

    Paperback – 2016-03-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Property Protection: Cultural Signifiers in the Caribbean and the Americas book cover

    Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Property Protection

    Cultural Signifiers in the Caribbean and the Americas, 1st Edition

    By Sharon B. Le Gall

    International developments since the mid-1990s have signalled an awareness of the importance and validity of traditional knowledge and cultural property. The adoption of the Convention on Biological Diversity, and the establishment of the WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Cultural Diversity in International Law: The Effectiveness of the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions book cover

    Cultural Diversity in International Law

    The Effectiveness of the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lilian Richieri Hanania

    The UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (CDCE) was adopted in 2005 and designed to allow States to protect and promote cultural policies. This book examines the effectiveness of the CDCE and offers ways by which its implementation may be…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The Invention of Scotland (Routledge Revivals): The Stuart Myth and the Scottish Identity, 1638 to the Present book cover

    The Invention of Scotland (Routledge Revivals)

    The Stuart Myth and the Scottish Identity, 1638 to the Present, 1st Edition

    By Murray G. H. Pittock

    A dynasty of high ability and great charm, the Stuarts exerted a compelling fascination over their supporters and enemies alike. First published in 1991, this title assesses the influence of the Stuart mystique on the modern political and cultural identity of Scotland. Murray Pittock traces the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • European Civil War Films: Memory, Conflict, and Nostalgia book cover

    European Civil War Films

    Memory, Conflict, and Nostalgia, 1st Edition

    By Eleftheria Rania Kosmidou

    This book examines the ways in which late twentieth-century European cinema deals with the neglected subject of civil war. Exploring a range of films about the Spanish, Irish, former Yugoslavia, and Greek civil wars, this comparative and interdisciplinary study engages with contemporary debates in…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • National Galleries book cover

    National Galleries

    1st Edition

    By Simon Knell

    Are national galleries different from other kinds of art gallery or museum? What value is there for the nation in a collection of international masterpieces? How are national galleries involved in the construction national art? National Galleries is the first book to undertake a panoramic view of a…

    Paperback – 2016-01-25
    Routledge

  • Young People, Social Capital and Ethnic Identity book cover

    Young People, Social Capital and Ethnic Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tracey Reynolds

    Social capital and ethnicity are crucial to young people’s understandings of their social world. The strong bonding networks often assumed in ethnic groups suggest that individuals may prefer to be bonded to each other according to shared socio-cultural factors such as shared histories, memories,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Performing Memory in Art and Popular Culture book cover

    Performing Memory in Art and Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Liedeke Plate, Anneke Smelik

    This volume pursues a new line of research in cultural memory studies by understanding memory as a performative act in art and popular culture. The authors take their cue from the observation that art and popular culture enact memory and generate processes of memory. They do memory, and in this…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Routledge International Handbook of Memory Studies book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Memory Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Lisa Tota, Trever Hagen

    The Routledge International Handbook of Memory Studies offers students and researchers original contributions that comprise the debates, intersections and future courses of the field. It is divided in six themed sections: 1)Theories and Perspectives, 2) Cultural artefacts, Symbols and Social…

    Hardback – 2015-09-23
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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