• Multilingual Brazil: Language Resources, Identities and Ideologies in a Globalized World book cover

    Multilingual Brazil

    Language Resources, Identities and Ideologies in a Globalized World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilda C. Cavalcanti, Terezinha M. Maher

    This book brings together cutting edge work by Brazilian researchers on multilingualism in Brazil for an English-speaking readership in one comprehensive volume. Divided into five sections, each with its own introduction, tying together the themes of the book, the volume charts a course for a new…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Hate Speech Laws book cover

    The Politics of Hate Speech Laws

    1st Edition

    By Alexander Brown, Adriana Sinclair

    This book examines the complex relationship between politics and hate speech laws, domestic and international. How do political contexts shape understandings of what hate speech is and how to deal with it? Why do particular states enact hate speech laws and then apply, extend or reform them in the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • 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 – 2019-08-27 
    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 – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge India

  • Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism: Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives book cover

    Feminism, Republicanism, Egalitarianism, Environmentalism

    Bill of Rights and Gendered Sustainable Initiatives, 1st Edition

    By Yulia Maleta

    This book addresses hegemonic ruling class masculinity and emphasized femininity within renewables organisational governance, and critiques Anglo-Celtic male privilege, as a barrier to women’s leadership participation. Primarily using the Australian socio-political context, the author considers the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Writing Democracy: The Political Turn in and Beyond the Trump Era book cover

    Writing Democracy

    The Political Turn in and Beyond the Trump Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shannon Carter, Deborah Mutnick, Jessica Pauszek, Steve Parks

    Writing Democracy: The Political Turn in and Beyond the Trump Era calls on the field of writing studies to take up a necessary agenda of social and economic change in its classrooms, its scholarship, and its communities to challenge the rise of neoliberalism and right-wing nationalism.    Grown out…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Writing Studies

  • Heritage and Festivals in Europe: Performing Identities book cover

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe

    Performing Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel, Cristina Clopot, Baiba Tjarve, Máiréad Nic Craith

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe critically investigates the purpose, reach and effects of heritage festivals. Providing a comprehensive and detailed analysis of comparatively selected aspects of intangible cultural heritage, the volume demonstrates how such heritage is mobilised within events that…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Critical Philosophy of Race and Education book cover

    Critical Philosophy of Race and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Suissa, Darren Chetty

    This volume by philosophers, sociologists, and historians on issues of race and racism examines central educational questions, contributing to ongoing discussions amongst educational theorists, philosophers, and practitioners. Critical Race Theory and the Critical Philosophy of Race are now well…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge

  • Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration: A Wall Rise Up book cover

    Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration

    A Wall Rise Up, 1st Edition

    By Victoria M. Bryan

    Television shows that we might call ‘prestige television’ represent prison in ways that are sometimes reductive, sometimes powerful, and sometimes exceedingly complex. This book examines various programmes across the genres of drama, comedy and horror that utilize prison or places of incarceration…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Theories of Culture book cover

    Theories of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Groh

    This authoritative but concise guide describes the most significant cultural theories of the 20th and 21st centuries and their originators, as well as the links between them and their mutual influences. This guide explores ideas around what culture is, when and why cultures change over time and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Ephemeral Retailing: Pop-up Stores in a Postmodern Consumption Era book cover

    Ephemeral Retailing

    Pop-up Stores in a Postmodern Consumption Era, 1st Edition

    By Ghalia Boustani

    Often described as the "hottest" retail phenomenon, ephemeral retail concerns the growth of pop-up stores as a new mode of retailing. These temporary stores are designed to "pop-up" without notice, quickly attract crowds, then disappear or morph into something else. Although they share similarities…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Business and Management

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