• The Instant Composers Pool and Improvisation Beyond Jazz book cover

    The Instant Composers Pool and Improvisation Beyond Jazz

    1st Edition

    By Floris Schuiling

    The Instant Composers Pool and Improvisation Beyond Jazz contributes to the expansion and diversification of our understanding of the jazz tradition by describing the history and practice of one of the most important non-American jazz groups: The Instant Composers Pool, founded in Amsterdam in 1967…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge
    Transnational Studies in Jazz

  • Migration, Protest Movements and the Politics of Resistance: A Radical Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism book cover

    Migration, Protest Movements and the Politics of Resistance

    A Radical Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamara Caraus, Elena Paris

    Migration and cosmopolitanism are said to be complementary. Cosmopolitanism means to be a citizen of the world, and migration, without impediments, should be the natural starting point for a cosmopolitan view. However, the intensification of migration, through an increasing number of refugees and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge

  • Gender-Play in the Hebrew Bible: The Ways the Bible Challenges Its Gender Norms book cover

    Gender-Play in the Hebrew Bible

    The Ways the Bible Challenges Its Gender Norms, 1st Edition

    By Amy Kalmanofsky

    Though the Hebrew Bible often reflects and constructs a world that privileges men, many of its narratives play extensively with the gender norms of the society in which they were written. Drawing from feminist, masculinity and queer studies, Gender-Play in the Hebrew Bible uses close literary…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Oral History and Australian Generations book cover

    Oral History and Australian Generations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Holmes, Alistair Thomson

    From 2011 to 2014, the Australian Generations Oral History Project recorded 300 interviews with Australians born between 1920 and 1989. The contributions to this book, a result of this project, reflect on the practice of oral history and how interviews can illuminate Australian social and cultural…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Discourses of the Developing World: Researching properties, problems and potentials book cover

    Discourses of the Developing World

    Researching properties, problems and potentials, 1st Edition

    By Shi-xu, Kwesi Kwaa Prah, María Laura Pardo

    Against the backdrop of overwhelming discourse scholarship emanating from the Western cosmopolitan centres, this volume offers a development-centred approach to unfamiliar, marginalized or otherwise disadvantaged discourses of the Third World or the Global South. Written by leading researchers…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • My American History: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years book cover

    My American History

    Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years, 2nd Edition

    By Sarah Schulman

    Sarah Schulman’s writing is bold, provocative, and refreshingly unrepentant. First published in 1994, My American History: Lesbian and Gay Life During the Reagan and Bush Years combines critical commentary with a rich and varied collection of news articles, letters, interviews, and reports in which…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge

  • Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women: International Perspectives book cover

    Feminist Advocacy, Family Law and Violence against Women

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mahnaz Akhami, Yakın Ertürk, Ann Elizabeth Mayer

    Around the world, discriminatory legislation prevents women from accessing their human rights. It can affect almost every aspect of a woman's life, including the right to choose a partner, inherit property, hold a job, and obtain child custody. Often referred to as family law, these laws have…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Fiction, Invention and Hyper-reality: From popular culture to religion book cover

    Fiction, Invention and Hyper-reality

    From popular culture to religion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carole M. Cusack, Pavol Kosnáč

    The twentieth century was a period of rapid change for religion. Secularisation resulted in a dramatic fall in church attendance in the West, and the 1950s and 1960s saw the introduction of new religions including the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON), the Church of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country book cover

    Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Gillespie, Caroline Gray

    Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country offers an exploration of the dynamics behind contemporary shifts in the orientation of nationalist parties and movements with reference to Catalonia and the Basque country in Spain. The chapters were…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Europa Country Perspectives

  • Political Change in Switzerland: From Stability to Uncertainty book cover

    Political Change in Switzerland

    From Stability to Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Clive H. Church

    Political Change in Switzerland explains the striking recent political developments in Switzerland, an important but surprisingly little known and often misunderstood country, aiming to dissipate prevailing myths about Switzerland in its European context. Firstly, the title provides an analysis of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Europa Country Perspectives

  • Time Frames: Conservation Policies for Twentieth-Century Architectural Heritage book cover

    Time Frames

    Conservation Policies for Twentieth-Century Architectural Heritage, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ugo Carughi, Massimo Visone

    Time Frames provides a reconnaissance on the conservation rules and current protection policies of more than 100 countries, with particular attention to the emerging nations and twentieth-century architecture. The contributions illustrate the critical issues related to architectural listings, with…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • Celebrity Audiences book cover

    Celebrity Audiences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Su Holmes, Sarah Ralph, Martin Barker

    The study of audience relations with star / celebrity culture has often been marginalised in Star/Celebrity Studies. This book brings together new research which explores a range of audience encounters with celebrities, moving across social media, royal weddings, national identity to questions of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

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