• Sexing the Animal in a Post-Humanist World: A Critical Feminist Approach book cover

    Sexing the Animal in a Post-Humanist World

    A Critical Feminist Approach, 1st Edition

    By Roslyn Appleby

    This pioneering collection of essays unpacks the complex discursive and embodied relationships between humans and animals, contributing to a more informed understanding of both human-animal relations and the role of language in social processes. Focusing on the example of shark-human interactions,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30
    Routledge

  • The Greening of the City: Urban Parks and Public Leisure, 1840-1939 book cover

    The Greening of the City

    Urban Parks and Public Leisure, 1840-1939, 1st Edition

    By Carole A. O'Reilly

    Urban parks are a much-loved feature of the city environment. However, our knowledge of the true scale of their impact remains uneven. Much work has been done on their origins and design features, but this book aims to extend this beyond the nineteenth century, examining the fuller flowering of…

    Hardback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Cross-cultural Literacy: Ethnographies of Communication in Multiethnic Classrooms book cover

    Cross-cultural Literacy

    Ethnographies of Communication in Multiethnic Classrooms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven F. Arvizu, Marietta Saravia-Shore

    Originally published in 1992. This book advocates and demonstrates the benefits of an anthropological approach that recognizes the centrality of culture in the educational process. This approach encompasses knowledge and understanding of other cultures’ patterns of interaction, values, institutions…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • What do Boys and Girls Read?: An Investigation into Reading Habits with Some Suggestions about the Teaching of Literature in Secondary and Senior Schools book cover

    What do Boys and Girls Read?

    An Investigation into Reading Habits with Some Suggestions about the Teaching of Literature in Secondary and Senior Schools, 1st Edition

    By A. J. Jenkinson

    Originally published in 1940. This book studies the facts regarding the actual reading of children aged 12 to 15 years, but is no mere compendium. It analyses the number and sorts of newspapers, books, magazines, poems and plays which are read during one month by boys and girls in senior and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Interviews with Mexican Women: We Don't Talk About Feminism Here book cover

    Interviews with Mexican Women

    We Don't Talk About Feminism Here, 1st Edition

    By Carlos Coria-Sanchez

    Interviews with Mexican Women: We Don’t Talk About Feminism Here presents a series of conversations with Mexican women representing a wide geographical range within Mexico. The interviews broach current social issues and discuss their correlation to the Mexican feminist movement of the 1970s and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances in History, Culture and Theory: Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances book cover

    Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances in History, Culture and Theory

    Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susannah Wilson

    This volume is a new contribution to the dynamic scholarly discussion of the control and regulation of psychoactive substances in culture and society. Offering new critical reflections on the reasons prohibitions have historically arisen, the book analyses "prohibitions" as ambivalent and tenuous…

    Hardback – 2019-05-24
    Routledge
    Warwick Series in the Humanities

  • Youth, Class and Everyday Struggles book cover

    Youth, Class and Everyday Struggles

    1st Edition

    By Steven Threadgold

    The concept of everyday struggles can enliven our understanding of the lives of young people and how social class is made and remade. This book invokes a Bourdieusian spirit to think about the ways young people are pushed and pulled by the normative demands directed at them from an early age,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-24
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Belief in Media: Cultural Perspectives on Media and Christianity book cover

    Belief in Media

    Cultural Perspectives on Media and Christianity, 1st Edition

    By Mary E. Hess

    Edited by Peter Horsfield

    Most works on media developments and Christianity approach the subject from the perspective of the implications of new media technologies for traditional Christian practices or how churches can use new media to further their goals. The common framework of analysis is a 'given reality' of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge

  • The Cultural One or the Racial Many: Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience book cover

    The Cultural One or the Racial Many

    Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience, 1st Edition

    By Evandro Camara

    First published in 1997, this study aims, first, to enlarge upon the understanding of race and ethnicity through a culturalist-comparative frame of analysis, instead of the standard quantitative and political-economy approaches. Secondly, to analyse in systematic form the religious constitution of…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nigerian Studies: The Religious and Political System of the Yoruba book cover

    Nigerian Studies

    The Religious and Political System of the Yoruba, 1st Edition

    By R. E. Dennett

    Originally written and published in 1910, Dennett's study of the Yoruba is designed to provide a clear and intelligble description of the beliefs and values which underlie traditional practices and customs among this Nigerian tribe. It seeks to provide an account of the religious institutions that…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dynamics of the Pictured Page: Representing the Nation in the

    Dynamics of the Pictured Page

    Representing the Nation in the "Illustrated London News", 1st Edition

    By Peter W. Sinnema

    Originally published in 1998, Dynamics of the Pictured Page provides a critical study of the world's first regularly illustrated newspaper, the Illustrated London News, founded by Herbert Ingram in 1842. Focusing on the first decade of this enormously influential weekly, this book situates the ILN…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Invention of Race: Scientific and Popular Representations book cover

    The Invention of Race

    Scientific and Popular Representations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolas Bancel, Thomas David, Dominic Thomas

    This edited collection explores the genesis of scientific conceptions of race and their accompanying impact on the taxonomy of human collections internationally as evidenced in ethnographic museums, world fairs, zoological gardens, international colonial exhibitions and ethnic shows. A deep…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge

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