• Baltic Socialism Remembered: Memory and Life Story since 1989 book cover

    Baltic Socialism Remembered

    Memory and Life Story since 1989, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ene Kõresaar

    What does it mean to tell a life story? How is one’s memory of communism shaped by family, profession, generation and religion? Do post-communist Baltic states embrace similar memories? The Baltic states represent not only a geographical but also a mnemonic region. The mental maps of people who…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge

  • The Old Songs of Skye: Frances Tolmie and Her Circle book cover

    The Old Songs of Skye

    Frances Tolmie and Her Circle, 1st Edition

    By Ethel Bassin

    Edited by Derek Bowman

    Originally published in 1977. Frances Tolmie (1840-1926) was one of the foremost Gaelic folklore and folksong experts. This account of her life and work places her unique contribution to human song against a full personal, historical and cultural background. The book includes a selection of the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

  • Come Day, Go Day, God Send Sunday: The songs and life story, told in his own words, of John Maguire, traditional singer and farmer from Co. Fermanagh. book cover

    Come Day, Go Day, God Send Sunday

    The songs and life story, told in his own words, of John Maguire, traditional singer and farmer from Co. Fermanagh., 1st Edition

    By Robin Morton

    Originally published in 1973. Folk-life and folk-culture, usually the preserve of the scholar, have been brought vividly and entertainingly to life in these recollections and stories of one man’s life in the Irish countryside. This book tells the life story of John Maguire, who died in 1975,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

  • Tree of strings: Crann nan teud: a history of the harp in Scotland book cover

    Tree of strings

    Crann nan teud: a history of the harp in Scotland, 1st Edition

    By Keith Sanger, Alison Kinnaird

    This is the first history of the harp in Scotland to be published. It sets out to trace the development of the instrument from its earliest appearance on the Pictish stones of the 8th century, to the present day. Describing the different harps played in the Highlands and the Lowlands of Scotland,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

  • Travellers' Songs from England and Scotland book cover

    Travellers' Songs from England and Scotland

    1st Edition

    By Ewan Maccoll, Peggy Seeger

    Originally published in 1977. The Travellers, from those living in bow-tents and horse-drawn caravans to those dwelling in motor caravans and permanent homes, are an important source of traditional music. Their society means that songs that have died out in more settled communities are preserved…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

  • Digital Memory Studies: Media Pasts in Transition book cover

    Digital Memory Studies

    Media Pasts in Transition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Hoskins

    Digital media, networks and archives reimagine and revitalize individual, social and cultural memory but they also ensnare it, bringing it under new forms of control. Understanding these paradoxical conditions of remembering and forgetting through today’s technologies needs bold interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge

  • Tourism and Ethnodevelopment: Inclusion, Empowerment and Self-determination book cover

    Tourism and Ethnodevelopment

    Inclusion, Empowerment and Self-determination, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ismar Borges de Lima, Victor T. King

    Ethnodevelopment is a well-established concept in the field of development studies. Despite its relevance to tourism initiatives and processes in the Global South, it continues to be an underutilised concept in the field. This book bridges this gap, presenting an original conceptual framework to…

    Hardback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism and Anthropology

  • Waterways and the Cultural Landscape book cover

    Waterways and the Cultural Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francesco Vallerani, Francesco Visentin

    Water control and management have been fundamental to the building of human civilisation. In Europe, the regulation of major rivers, the digging of canals and the wetland reclamation schemes from the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries, generated new typologies of waterscapes with significant…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • Identity, Attachment and Resilience: Exploring Three Generations of a Polish Family book cover

    Identity, Attachment and Resilience

    Exploring Three Generations of a Polish Family, 1st Edition

    By Antonia Bifulco

    Identity, Attachment and Resilience provides a timely foray into the new field of psychology and genealogy, exploring the relationship between family history and identity. The field encompasses family narratives and researches family history to increase our understanding of cultural and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge

  • Heritage and the Legacy of the Past in Contemporary Britain book cover

    Heritage and the Legacy of the Past in Contemporary Britain

    1st Edition

    By Ryan Trimm

    Bringing together heritage studies and literary studies, this book examines heritage as a ubiquitous trope in contemporary Britain, a seemingly inescapable figure for relations to the past. Inheritance has been an important metaphor for characterizing cultural and political traditions since the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Toward a Chican@ Hip Hop Anti-colonialism book cover

    Toward a Chican@ Hip Hop Anti-colonialism

    1st Edition

    By Pancho McFarland

    Toward a Chican@ Hip Hop Anti-Colonialism makes visible the anti-colonial, alterNative politics in hip hop texts created by Chican@s and Xican@s (indigenous-identified people of Mexican descent in the United States). McFarland builds on indigenous knowledge, anarchism, and transnational feminism to…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Latina/o Popular Culture

  • The Routledge History of the American South book cover

    The Routledge History of the American South

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maggi M. Morehouse

    The Routledge History of the American South looks at the major themes that have developed in the interdisciplinary field of Southern Studies. With fifteen original essays from experts in their respective fields, the handbook addresses such diverse topics as southern linguistics, music (secular and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

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