• Language and Situation: Language Varieties and their Social Contexts book cover

    Language and Situation

    Language Varieties and their Social Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Michael Gregory, Susanne Carroll

    Originally published in 1978. This book provides and explains a framework for understanding and describing variations of style of language in relation to the social context in which it is used. Constant features of language users, such as their temporal, geographical. and social origins, their…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Sociolinguistics: A Sociological Critique book cover

    Sociolinguistics

    A Sociological Critique, 1st Edition

    By Glyn Williams

    Originally published in 1992. This provocative and controversial book calls for a critical analysis of the philosophical assumptions underpinning sociolinguistics. Going back to the philosophical roots of the study of language in society, it argues that they lie in the consensual attitude to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Dragging: Or, in the Drag of a Queer Life book cover

    Dragging: Or, in the Drag of a Queer Life

    1st Edition

    By Shaka McGlotten

    The Political Aesthetics of Drags uses portraits of artists and activists who use drag in Israel/Palestine and Berlin. Rather than take a more traditional academic approach, McGlotten develops the thematic threads of the book through the stories and lives of the performers. Themes emerge…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
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  • George Orwell on the Radio: His Works in Sound Drama and Documentary book cover

    George Orwell on the Radio

    His Works in Sound Drama and Documentary, 1st Edition

    By Tim Crook

    Assessing the quality and representation of George Orwell on the radio - the radio dramas he wrote himself and the dramatizations and documentaries of his fiction and nonfiction by others - this book explores the interaction of Orwell’s fiction, journalism and documentary writing with the audio/…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
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  • The Routledge History of American Sexuality book cover

    The Routledge History of American Sexuality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin P. Murphy, Jason Ruiz, David Serlin

    The Routledge History of American Sexuality brings together contributions from leading scholars in history and related fields to provide a far-reaching but concrete history of sexuality in the United States. This interdisciplinary group of authors explore a wide variety of case studies and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
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    Routledge Histories

  • Love Across Borders: Asian Americans and the Politics of Intermarriage and Family-Making book cover

    Love Across Borders

    Asian Americans and the Politics of Intermarriage and Family-Making, 1st Edition

    By Kelly H. Chong

    High rates of intermarriage, especially with whites, have been viewed as an indicator that Asian-Americans are successfully "assimilating," signaling acceptance by the white majority and their own desire to become part of the white mainstream. Comparing two types of Asian-American intermarriage,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25 
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  • Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange book cover

    Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange

    1st Edition

    By Eiren L. Shea

    The Mongol period (1206-1368) marked a major turning point of exchange – culturally, politically, and artistically – across Eurasia. The wide-ranging international exchange that occurred during the Mongol period is most apparent visually through the inclusion of Mongol motifs in textile, paintings…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Routledge Handbook to the Culture and Media of the Americas book cover

    The Routledge Handbook to the Culture and Media of the Americas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wilfried Raussert, Giselle Liza Anatol, Sebastian Thies, Sarah Corona Berkin, José-Carlos Lozano

    Exploring the culture and media of the Americas, this handbook places particular emphasis on collective and intertwined experiences and focuses on the transnational or hemispheric dimensions of cultural flows and geocultural imaginaries that shape the literature, arts, media and other cultural…

    Hardback – 2020-02-21 
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  • Paradoxes in Nurses’ Identity, Culture and Image: The Shadow Side of Nursing book cover

    Paradoxes in Nurses’ Identity, Culture and Image

    The Shadow Side of Nursing, 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…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
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    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Labor and Creativity in New York’s Global Fashion Industry book cover

    Labor and Creativity in New York’s Global Fashion Industry

    1st Edition

    By Christina H. Moon

    This book tells the story of fashion workers engaged in the labor of design and the material making of fashion in New York in the early twenty-first century. Christina Moon offers an illuminating ethnography into the various sites and practices that make up fashion labor in the New York industry,…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
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    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • United Artists book cover

    United Artists

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Krämer, Gary Needham, Yannis Tzioumakis, Tino Balio

    This edited collection brings together leading film historians to examine key aspects of United Artists' centennial history from its origins to the sometimes chaotic developments of the last four decades. The focus is on several key executives – ranging from Joseph Schenck to Paula Wagner and Tom…

    Paperback – 2020-02-13 
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    The Routledge Hollywood Centenary Series

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