E-books: Area Studies

  • Law, Labour and the Humanities: Contemporary European Perspectives book cover

    Law, Labour and the Humanities

    Contemporary European Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiziano Toracca, Angela Condello

    The ontology of work and the economics of value underpin the legal institution, with the existence of modern law predicated upon the subject as labourer. In contemporary Europe, labour is more than a mere economic relationship. Indeed, labour occupies a central position in human existence: since…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Discourses of Law

  • The Rule of Culture: Corporate and State Governance in China and East Asia book cover

    The Rule of Culture

    Corporate and State Governance in China and East Asia, 1st Edition

    By Hong Hai

    Culture has an abiding influence on the way countries and business corporations are governed. This book introduces the reader to the deep philosophies that drive corporations and governments in East Asia, from China through Japan and South Korea to Singapore. With sparkling clarity and spiced with…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge Contemporary Corporate Governance

  • Multi-sided Music Platforms and the Law: Copyright, Law and Policy in Africa book cover

    Multi-sided Music Platforms and the Law

    Copyright, Law and Policy in Africa, 1st Edition

    By Chijioke Ifeoma Okorie

    Multi-Sided Music Platforms and the Law explores the legal and regulatory frameworks surrounding copyright protection, competition and privacy concerns arising from the way multi-sided platforms use copyright-protected content in digital advertising. This book suggests how stakeholders in Africa,…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Contemporary Commercial Law

  • American Pop Art in France: Politics of the Transatlantic Image book cover

    American Pop Art in France

    Politics of the Transatlantic Image, 1st Edition

    By Liam Considine

    Pop art was essential to the Americanization of global art in the 1960s, yet it engendered resistance and adaptation abroad in equal measure, especially in Paris. From the end of the Algerian War of Independence and the opening of Ileana Sonnabend’s gallery for American Pop art in Paris in 1962, to…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Racial Complex: A Jungian Perspective on Culture and Race book cover

    The Racial Complex

    A Jungian Perspective on Culture and Race, 1st Edition

    By Fanny Brewster

    In The Racial Complex: A Jungian Perspective on Culture and Race, Fanny Brewster revisits and examines Jung’s classical writing on the theory of complexes, relating it directly to race in modern society. In this groundbreaking exploration, Brewster deepens Jung’s minimalist writing regarding the…

    eBook – 2019-10-28

  • Images of the Post-Soviet Kazakshtan: A Cosmopolitan Space with Borderland Anxieties book cover

    Images of the Post-Soviet Kazakshtan

    A Cosmopolitan Space with Borderland Anxieties, 1st Edition

    By Suchandana Chatterjee

    The study revolves round the relationship between space and transitional identity in Kazakhstan in the post-Soviet period. Emergent discourses about cosmopolitanism suggest multiple interactions in a transitional space. The cosmopolitanism of our times implies the dynamic responses of communities…

    eBook – 2019-10-28

  • Development and Poverty Reduction: A Global Comparative Perspective book cover

    Development and Poverty Reduction

    A Global Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yongnian Zheng, Jiwei Qian

    Although the absolute number of poor people in the world has declined significantly in recent decades, poverty reduction continues to be a very important issue. There still are very large numbers of poor people, relative poverty is an increasingly concerning problem, and progress on poverty…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    China Policy Series

  • Transformative Law and Public Policy book cover

    Transformative Law and Public Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sony Pellissery, Babu Mathew, Avinash Govindjee, Arvind Narrain

    This book explores the convergence of law and public policy. Drawing on case studies from Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Australia, it examines how judicial and political institutions are closely linked to the socio-economic concerns of the citizens. The essays argue for the utilization of both…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge India

  • Climatology of West Africa book cover

    Climatology of West Africa

    1st Edition

    By Derek F. Hayward, Julius S. Oguntoyinbo

    Originally published in 1987, this book brings together information previously buried in specialist sources and makes it available to the student in a non-technical and well-illustrated synthesis. It builds a clear and detailed picture of the climates of West Africa, describing and explaining them…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge Library Editions: Pollution, Climate and Change

  • Bad Christians, New Spains: Muslims, Catholics, and Native Americans in a Mediterratlantic World book cover

    Bad Christians, New Spains

    Muslims, Catholics, and Native Americans in a Mediterratlantic World, 1st Edition

    By Byron E. Hamann

    This book centers on two inquisitorial investigations, both of which began in the 1540s. One involved the relations of Europeans and Native Americans in an Oaxacan town (in New Spain, today’s Mexico). The other involved relations of Moriscos (recent Muslim converts to Catholicism) and Old…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    The Anthropology of History

  • A Port in Global Capitalism: Unveiling Entangled Accumulation in Rio de Janeiro book cover

    A Port in Global Capitalism

    Unveiling Entangled Accumulation in Rio de Janeiro, 1st Edition

    By Sérgio Costa, Guilherme Leite Gonçalves

    Through a study of the port district of Rio de Janeiro and its history, from its emergence as a major slave market to its modern-day incarnation as a hub of tourism, real estate and financial speculation, this book examines the different dimensions of the manner in which capitalism expands its…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Entangled Inequalities: Exploring Global Asymmetries

  • Field Instruction in Social Work Education: The Indian Experience book cover

    Field Instruction in Social Work Education

    The Indian Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roshni Nair, Srilatha Juvva, Vimla V. Nadkarni

    A comprehensive guide to social work praxis, this book provides a clear conceptual understanding of fieldwork supervision in India. It elaborates on the dynamic components of fieldwork instruction – the methodologies and effective strategies, the supervisor–student–agency triad, challenges and the…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge India

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