• Routledge Revivals: Ideology and Cultural Production (1979) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Ideology and Cultural Production (1979)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Barrett, Philip Corrigan, Annette Kuhn, Janet Wolff

    Originally published in 1979, Ideology and Cultural Production examines the contribution to the debate surrounding ‘culture’, ‘ideology’ and ‘representation’ in this collection of essays. Originally presented as papers at the 1978 British Sociological Conference on the theme of culture, the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environment and Belief Systems book cover

    Environment and Belief Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by G. N. Devy

    This book is part of the prestigious Key Concepts in Indigenous Studies series designed to focus on the concepts that recur in any serious discussion of nature, culture and society in the discourse of the indigenous. First in a five-volume series, this book deals with the two key concepts of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge India
    Key Concepts in Indigenous Studies

  • The Dark Theatre: A book about loss book cover

    The Dark Theatre

    A book about loss, 1st Edition

    By Alan Read

    The Dark Theatre takes stock of a quarter-century’s turn towards financialization and precarity in Western Europe – from its theatrical institutions all the way up to the fabric of its societies. Written as a critical response to his first book, 1993’s Theatre and Everyday Life, Alan Read…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge

  • Engendering Cities: Designing Sustainable Urban Spaces for All book cover

    Engendering Cities

    Designing Sustainable Urban Spaces for All, 1st Edition

    Edited by Inés Sánchez de Madariaga, Michael Neuman

    Engendering Cities examines the contemporary research, policy and practice of designing for gender in urban spaces. Gender matters in city design, yet despite legislative mandates across the globe to provide equal access to services for men and women alike, these issues are still often overlooked…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Ideals of Home: The Social Dynamics of Domestic Space book cover

    Cultural Ideals of Home

    The Social Dynamics of Domestic Space, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Chambers

    Spanning the nineteenth to twenty-first centuries, this book investigates how home is imagined, staged and experienced in western culture. Questions about meanings of ‘home’ and domestic culture are triggered by dramatic changes in values and ideals about the dwellings we live in and the dwellings…

    Paperback – 2020-04-08 
    Routledge
    Directions in Cultural History

  • Women's Work for Jesus book cover

    Women's Work for Jesus

    1st Edition

    By Annie Wittenmyer

    Published in 1987: The writer of these simple pages has left the home duties of women, so long and ably discussed, on the one hand , and the questions of their social and political privileges on the other, and entered the broad, uncultivated field lying between the two.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Biopics of Women book cover

    Biopics of Women

    1st Edition

    By Karen Hollinger

    This book is an accessible overview of biographical fiction films of women. Structured around four of the most popular subjects of female biopics: queens and political figures; entertainers, writers; and subjects of current affairs. While the biopic is commonly accepted as a deeply conservative…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    "International Perspectives on Science, Culture and Society"

  • Cultural Evolution and its Discontents: Cognitive Overload, Parasitic Cultures, and the Humanistic Cure book cover

    Cultural Evolution and its Discontents

    Cognitive Overload, Parasitic Cultures, and the Humanistic Cure, 1st Edition

    By Robert N. Watson

    People worry that computers, robots, interstellar aliens, or Satan himself – brilliant, stealthy, ruthless creatures – may seize control of our world and destroy what’s uniquely valuable about the human race. Cultural Evolution and its Discontents shows that our cultural systems – especially those…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of the Cultural Foundations of Learning book cover

    Handbook of the Cultural Foundations of Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Na'ilah Suad Nasir, Carol Lee, Roy Pea

    Edited by a diverse group of expert collaborators, the Handbook of the Cultural Foundations of Learning is a landmark volume that brings together cutting-edge research examining learning as an inherently cultural process. Conceptualizing culture as both a set of social practices and connected to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • The Black Circuit: Race, Performance, and Spectatorship in Black Popular Theatre book cover

    The Black Circuit

    Race, Performance, and Spectatorship in Black Popular Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Rashida Z. Shaw McMahon

    The Black Circuit: Race, Performance, and Spectatorship in Black Popular Theatre presents the first book-length study of "Chitlin Circuit" theatre, the most popular and controversial form of black theatre to exist outside the purview of Broadway since the 1980s. Through historical and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • On Guilt: The Force Shaping Character, History, and Culture book cover

    On Guilt

    The Force Shaping Character, History, and Culture, 1st Edition

    By John Carroll

    Guilt is the dark force behind haunting anxiety, obsessive-compulsive behaviour, life meaninglessness, and depression - a force to be kept in check. Yet guilt is equally our richest and most hidden resource, the essence of our humanness, and it drives us on to our highest achievements. Today, when…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • On Social Evolution: Phenomenon and Paradigm book cover

    On Social Evolution

    Phenomenon and Paradigm, 1st Edition

    By Shiping Tang

    Tang provides a coherent and systematic exploration of social evolution as a phenomenon and as a paradigm. He critically builds on existing discussions on social evolution, while drawing from a wide range of disciplines, including archaeology, evolutionary anthropology, sociology, economics,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

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