• New Perspectives in Indian Science and Civilization book cover

    New Perspectives in Indian Science and Civilization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Makarand R. Paranjape

    This book examines key aspects of the history, philosophy, and culture of science in India, especially as they may be comprehended in the larger idea of an Indian civilization. The authors, drawn from a range of disciplines, discuss a wide array of issues — scientism and religious dogma, dialectics…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15
    Routledge India

  • Gender, Space and City Bankers book cover

    Gender, Space and City Bankers

    1st Edition

    By Helen Longlands

    Gendered processes of globalisation, transnationalisation and urbanisation are increasing local and global inequalities and widening the gap between the rich and the poor. The global finance industry plays a key role in these processes, directing its operations from local command points in global…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives: Situating India book cover

    Gender and Violence in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Situating India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyoti Atwal, Iris Flessenkämper

    This book covers a range of issues and phenomena around gender-related violence in specific cultural and regional conditions. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it discusses historical and contemporary developments that trigger violence while highlighting the social conditions, practices,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge India

  • The World of the Banaras Weaver: A Culture in Crisis book cover

    The World of the Banaras Weaver

    A Culture in Crisis, 2nd Edition

    By Vasanthi Raman

    This book is a fascinating investigation into how communalism plays out in everyday India. Using the metaphor of tana-bana – the warp and the weft of the Banarasi sari – the author reproduces the interwoven life of Hindu-Muslim relations in the Banarasi sari industry. As the city of Banaras in…

    Hardback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge India

  • The Political Economy of Celebrity Activism book cover

    The Political Economy of Celebrity Activism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nathan Farrell

    This edited collection brings together scholarly works of both a theoretical and empirical nature to critically analyse the forms and functions of the contemporary celebrity activist and to examine how these intersect with the political economic structures in which celebrity activists operate.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Dimensions of Heritage and Memory: Multiple Europes and the Politics of Crisis book cover

    Dimensions of Heritage and Memory

    Multiple Europes and the Politics of Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Whitehead, Susannah Eckersley, Mads Daugbjerg, Gönül Bozoğlu

    Dimensions of Heritage and Memory is a landmark contribution on the politics of the past in Europe today. The book explores the meanings of heritage in a time of crisis, when the past permeates social and political divisions, identity contests and official projects to forge a European community.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Contexts of Violence in Comics book cover

    Contexts of Violence in Comics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Hague, Ian Horton, Nina Mickwitz

    This book is part of a nuanced two-volume examination of the ways in which violence in comics is presented in different texts, genres, cultures and contexts. Contexts of Violence in Comics asks the reader to consider the ways in which violence and its representations may be enabled or restricted…

    Hardback – 2019-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • Archaeology, Heritage and Ethics in the Western Wall Plaza, Jerusalem: Darkness at the End of the Tunnel book cover

    Archaeology, Heritage and Ethics in the Western Wall Plaza, Jerusalem

    Darkness at the End of the Tunnel, 1st Edition

    By Raz Kletter

    This volume is a critical study of recent archaeology in the Western Wall Plaza area, Jerusalem. Considered one of the holiest places on Earth for Jews and Muslims, it is also a place of controversy, where the State marks ‘our’ remains for preservation and adoration and ‘theirs’ for silencing.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Millennials and Media Ecology: Culture, Pedagogy, and Politics book cover

    Millennials and Media Ecology

    Culture, Pedagogy, and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Cristiano, Ahmet Atay

    Millennials and Media Ecology explores issues pertaining to millennials and digital media ecology and studies the cultural, pedagogical, and political environments such heterogeneous generation populates. The book questions whether millennials are properly understood as a heterogeneous group,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater book cover

    Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater

    1st Edition

    By Peilin Liang

    In Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater, Peilin Liang develops a theory of bodily transformation. Proposing the concept of transformance, a conscious and rigorous process of self-cultivation toward a reconceptualized body, Liang shows how theater practitioners of minoritized…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31
    Routledge

  • Digital Storytelling in Indigenous Education: A Decolonizing Journey for a Métis Community book cover

    Digital Storytelling in Indigenous Education

    A Decolonizing Journey for a Métis Community, 1st Edition

    By Yvonne Poitras Pratt

    Exploring the relationship between the role of education and Indigenous survival, Digital Storytelling in Indigenous Education is an ethnographic exploration of how digital storytelling can be part of a broader project of decolonization of individuals, their families, and communities. By recounting…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Playful Undead and Video Games: Critical Analyses of Zombies and Gameplay book cover

    The Playful Undead and Video Games

    Critical Analyses of Zombies and Gameplay, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen J. Webley, Peter Zackariasson

    This book explores the central role of the zombie in contemporary popular culture as they appear in video games. Moving beyond traditional explanations of their enduring appeal – that they embody an aesthetic that combines horror with a mindless target; that lower age ratings for zombie games widen…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Game Studies

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