• Exploring Grief: Towards a Sociology of Sorrow book cover

    Exploring Grief

    Towards a Sociology of Sorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hviid Jacobsen, Anders Petersen

    As modern society’s routine sequestration of death and grief is increasingly replaced by late-modern society’s growing concern with existential issues and emotionality, this book explores grief as a social emotion, bringing together contributions from scholars across the social sciences and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Childhood Traumas: Narratives and Representations book cover

    Childhood Traumas

    Narratives and Representations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kamayani Kumar, Angelie Multani

    This volume contributes to understanding childhoods in the twentieth and twenty-firstcentury by offering an in-depth overview of children and their engagement with the violent world around them. The chapters deal with different historical, spatial, and cultural contexts, yet converge on the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge India

  • Media and Nation Building in Twentieth-Century India: Life and Times of Ramananda Chatterjee book cover

    Media and Nation Building in Twentieth-Century India

    Life and Times of Ramananda Chatterjee, 1st Edition

    By Kalyan Chatterjee

    This book profiles twentieth-century India through the life and times of Ramananda Chatterjee – journalist, influencer, nationalist. Through a reconstruction of his history, the book highlights the oft-forgotten role of media in the making of the idea of India. It shows how early…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge India

  • A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism: Children of a Restless Time book cover

    A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism

    Children of a Restless Time, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Modreanu

    A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism analyses the last three decades of Romanian theatre and connects it to the international stage. Cristina Modreanu questions the relationship between artists and power, both before 1989, behind the Iron Curtain, and in the current global…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

  • Queering Knowledge: Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern book cover

    Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Boyce, E.J. Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    This volume draws on the significance of the work of Marilyn Strathern in respect of its potential to queer anthropological analysis and to foster the reimagining of the object of anthropology. The authors examine the ways in which Strathern’s varied analytics facilitate the construction of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism: Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives book cover

    Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism

    Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives, 1st Edition

    By Yulia Maleta

    This book addresses hegemonic ruling class masculinity and emphasized femininity within renewables organisational governance, and critiques Anglo-Celtic male privilege, as a barrier to women’s leadership participation. Primarily using the Australian socio-political context, the author considers the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Re-reading the Monstrous-Feminine: Art, Film, Feminism and Psychoanalysis book cover

    Re-reading the Monstrous-Feminine

    Art, Film, Feminism and Psychoanalysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Chare, Jeanette Hoorn, Audrey Yue

    This book provides a critical reappraisal of Barbara Creed’s ground-breaking work of feminist psychoanalytic film scholarship, The Monstrous-Feminine, which was first published in 1993. The Monstrous-Feminine married psychoanalytic thinking with film analysis in radically new ways to provide…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Heritage and Festivals in Europe: Performing Identities book cover

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe

    Performing Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel, Cristina Clopot, Baiba Tjarve, Máiréad Nic Craith

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe critically investigates the purpose, reach and effects of heritage festivals. Providing a comprehensive and detailed analysis of comparatively selected aspects of intangible cultural heritage, the volume demonstrates how such heritage is mobilised within events that…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Young People’s Transitions into Creative Work: Navigating Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Young People’s Transitions into Creative Work

    Navigating Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Julian Sefton-Green, S Craig Watkins, Ben Kirshner

    Exploring how formal and informal education initiatives and training systems in the US, UK and Australia seek to achieve a socially diverse workforce, this insightful book offers a series of detailed case studies to reveal the initiative and ingenuity shown by today’s young people as they navigate…

    Hardback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Popularisation and Populism in the Visual Arts: Attraction Images book cover

    Popularisation and Populism in the Visual Arts

    Attraction Images, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Schober

    This book investigates the pictorial figurations, aesthetic styles and visual tactics through which visual art and popular culture attempt to appeal to "all of us". One key figure these practices bring into play—the "everybody" (which stands for "all of us" and is sometimes a "new man" or a "new…

    Hardback – 2019-09-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past book cover

    Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past

    1st Edition

    By Colin Sterling

    Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past critically examines the production, consumption, and interpretation of photography across various heritage domains, from global image archives to the domestic arena of the family album. Through original ethnographic and archival research, the book…

    Hardback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    UCL Institute of Archaeology Critical Cultural Heritage Series

  • Friendship and Rhetoric in the Middle Ages: The Linguistic Performance of Intimacy from Cicero to Aelred book cover

    Friendship and Rhetoric in the Middle Ages

    The Linguistic Performance of Intimacy from Cicero to Aelred, 1st Edition

    By R. Jacob McDonie

    Friendship and Rhetoric in the Middle Ages: The Linguistic Performance of Intimacy from Cicero to Aelred covers approximately 1,200 years of literature. This is a book on "medieval literature" that foregrounds language as the agent for cultivating medieval friendship (from the first century BC…

    Hardback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

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