• Money, Culture, Class: Elite Women as Modern Subjects book cover

    Money, Culture, Class

    Elite Women as Modern Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Parul Bhandari

    Based on ethnographic research, this book explores the ways in which elite women use and view money in order to construct identities – of class, status, and gender. Drawing on their everyday worlds, it tracks the intricate and contested meanings they attach to money. Focusing on weddings, travel,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Modern Subjects

  • Yoruba Oral Tradition in Islamic Nigeria: A History of Dàdàkúàdá book cover

    Yoruba Oral Tradition in Islamic Nigeria

    A History of Dàdàkúàdá, 1st Edition

    By Abdul-Rasheed Na'Allah

    This book traces Dàdàkúàdá’s history and artistic vision and discusses its vibrancy as the most popular traditional Yoruba oral art form in Islamic Africa. Foregrounding the role of Dàdàkúàdá in Ilorin, and of Ilorin in Dàdàkúàdá the book covers the history, cultural identity, performance…

    Hardback – 2019-06-26
    Routledge
    Global Africa

  • Make America Hate Again: Trump-Era Horror and the Politics of Fear book cover

    Make America Hate Again

    Trump-Era Horror and the Politics of Fear, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria McCollum

    Horror films have traditionally sunk their teeth into straitened times, reflecting, expressing and validating the spirit of the epoch, and capitalising on the political and cultural climate in which they are made. This book shows how the horror genre has adapted itself to the transformation of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Narratives of Vulnerability in Museums: American Interpretations of the Great Depression book cover

    Narratives of Vulnerability in Museums

    American Interpretations of the Great Depression, 1st Edition

    By Meighen Katz

    Narratives of Vulnerability in Museums is a study of the challenges museums face when they present narratives of instability, uncertainty, and fear in their exhibitions. As a period of sustained societal and personal vulnerability, the Great Depression remains a watershed era in American history.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Cross-Cultural Conversation: A New Way of Learning book cover

    Cross-Cultural Conversation

    A New Way of Learning, 1st Edition

    By Anindita N. Balslev

    This book proposes a radical shift in the way the world thinks about itself by highlighting the significance of Cross-Cultural Conversations. Moving beyond conventional boundaries, it examines the language in which histories are written; analyzes how scientific technology is changing the idea of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge India

  • India In Edinburgh: 1750s to the Present book cover

    India In Edinburgh

    1750s to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Jeffery

    Roger Jeffery in this book has brought together 10 original, well-researched and well-written essays which bring to life the presence of India in the capital city of Scotland, Edinburgh. On the surface Edinburgh is a purely Scottish city: its ‘India’ past is not easily visible. Yet, from the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Russian Intelligentsia in the Age of Counterperestroika: Political Agendas, Rhetorical Strategies, Personal Choices book cover

    Russian Intelligentsia in the Age of Counterperestroika

    Political Agendas, Rhetorical Strategies, Personal Choices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dmitri N. Shalin

    This book examines the phenomenon of intelligentsia as political discourse, civic action, and embodied practice, focusing especially on the political agendas and personal choices confronting intellectuals in modern Russia. Contributors explore the role of the Russian intelligentsia in dismantling…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • UnDoing Buildings: Adaptive Reuse and Cultural Memory book cover

    UnDoing Buildings

    Adaptive Reuse and Cultural Memory, 1st Edition

    By Sally Stone

    UnDoing Buildings: Adaptive Reuse and Cultural Memory discusses one of the greatest challenges for twenty-first-century society: what is to be done with the huge stock of existing buildings that have outlived the function for which they were built? Their worth is well recognised and the importance…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Graphic Violence: Illustrated Theories About Violence, Popular Media, and Our Social Lives book cover

    Graphic Violence

    Illustrated Theories About Violence, Popular Media, and Our Social Lives, 1st Edition

    By Emily Edwards

    Graphic Violence provides an innovative introduction to the relationship between violence and visual media, discussing how media consumers and producers can think critically about and interact with violent visual content. It comprehensively surveys predominant theories of media violence and the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Lifestyle Journalism: Social Media, Consumption and Experience book cover

    Lifestyle Journalism

    Social Media, Consumption and Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucia Vodanovic

      Ranging from travel to wellbeing and fashion to food, Lifestyle Journalism explores a wide variety of subjects within a growing field. This edited collection examines the complex dynamics of the ever-evolving media environment of lifestyle journalism, encompassing aspects of consumerism,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge

  • Homo Sapiens: From Man to Demigod book cover

    Homo Sapiens

    From Man to Demigod, 1st Edition

    By Bernhard Rensch

    Originally published in 1972, Homo Sapiens examines how humans emerged from among the millions of other species and achieved our unique position within the animal kingdom. The book examines what direction future evolution will take and what may be regarded as the ‘meaning’ of human existence. It…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Evolution

  • A Re-Visioning of Love: Dark Feminine Rising book cover

    A Re-Visioning of Love

    Dark Feminine Rising, 1st Edition

    By Ana Mozol

    In A Re-Visioning of Love: Dark Feminine Rising, Ana Mozol parts the illusory veils of persona as she explores the reality of feminine experiences relating to love, trauma and sexuality in contemporary Western society. Mozol takes us on a personal journey through the three levels of experience,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20
    Routledge

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