• Exploring Grief: Towards a Sociology of Sorrow book cover

    Exploring Grief

    Towards a Sociology of Sorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anders Petersen, Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    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 – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Shadow Side of Nursing: Paradox, Image and Identity book cover

    The Shadow Side of Nursing

    Paradox, Image and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Margaret McAllister, Donna Lee Brien

    This book examines some of the more disturbing representations of nurses in popular culture, to understand nursing’s complex identities, challenges and future directions. It critically analyses disquieting representations of nurses who don’t care, who kill, who inspire fear or who do not comply…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Hip Hop Versus Rap: The Politics of Droppin' Knowledge book cover

    Hip Hop Versus Rap

    The Politics of Droppin' Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Turner

    'What is the real hip hop?' 'To whom does hip hop belong?' 'For what constructive purposes can hip hop be put to use?' These are three key questions posed by hip hop activists in Hip Hop Versus Rap, which explores the politics of cultural authenticity, ownership, and uplift in London’s post-hip hop…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Musical Mobilities: Son Jarocho and the Circulation of Tradition Across Mexico and the United States book cover

    Musical Mobilities

    Son Jarocho and the Circulation of Tradition Across Mexico and the United States, 1st Edition

    By Alejandro Miranda Nieto

    How do musical practices move? Though technology increasingly plays a great part in establishing different degrees of spatial proximity, music making still seems to be tied to specific geographical locations, cultures or communities. The identity of musical traditions, in particular, is often…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • A Feminist Post-transsexual Autoethnography: Challenging Normative Gender Coercion book cover

    A Feminist Post-transsexual Autoethnography

    Challenging Normative Gender Coercion, 1st Edition

    By Julie Elizabeth Peters

    Gender as a social class along with its concomitant heteronormative gender coercion seem to be intransigent across time and cultures. But across these cultures we also see a degree of nonconforming behaviour which very often carries significant multi-dimensions of stigma and risk; because the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • The Defiance of Global Commitment: A Complex Social Psychology book cover

    The Defiance of Global Commitment

    A Complex Social Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Brian Castellani

    The Brexit vote; the election of Trump; the upsurge of European nationalism; the devolution of the Arab Spring; global violence; Chinese expansionism; disruptive climate change; the riotous instabilities of the world capitalist system…While diverse in nature, these events share a common denominator…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Tattoo Histories: Transcultural Perspectives on the Narratives, Practices, and Representations of Tattooing book cover

    Tattoo Histories

    Transcultural Perspectives on the Narratives, Practices, and Representations of Tattooing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sinah Theres Kloß

    Tattoo Histories is an edited volume which analyzes and discusses the relevance of tattooing in the socio-cultural construction of bodies, boundaries, and identities, among both individuals and groups. Its interdisciplinary approach facilitates historical as well as contemporary perspectives.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Suffragette City: Gender, Politics, and the Built Environment book cover

    Suffragette City

    Gender, Politics, and the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Darling, Nathaniel Robert Walker

    Suffragette City brings together a collection of illustrated essays dedicated to exploring and analysing cases in which women have resourcefully leveraged or defied the politics of gender to form and reform architecture and urbanism. Throughout much of modern history women have been assigned to the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    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 20th and 21st century 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 question of how…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge India

  • Big Data: A Beginner's Introduction book cover

    Big Data

    A Beginner's Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Saswat Sarangi, Pankaj Sharma

    Big Data is everywhere. It shapes our lives in more ways than we know and understand. This comprehensive introduction unravels the complex terabytes that will continue to shape our lives in ways imagined and unimagined. Drawing on case studies like Amazon, Facebook, the FIFA World Cup, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26 
    Routledge India

  • The Cultural Turn in International Aid: Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries book cover

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid

    Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sophia Labadi

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid is one of the first volumes to analyse a wide and comprehensive range of issues related to culture and international aid in a critical and constructive manner. Assessing why international aid is provided for cultural projects, rather than for other causes, the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • European Memory in Populism: Representations of Self and Other book cover

    European Memory in Populism

    Representations of Self and Other, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chiara De Cesari, Ayhan Kaya

    European Memory in Populism explores the links between memory and populism in contemporary Europe. Focusing on circulating ideas of memory, especially European memory, in contemporary populist discourses, the book also analyses populist ideas in sites and practices of remembrance that usually tend…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

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