E-books: Social Sciences

  • Current Research on Gender Issues in Advertising book cover

    Current Research on Gender Issues in Advertising

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yorgos Zotos, Stacy Grau, Charles R. Taylor

    Gender stereotypes are general beliefs about sex-linked traits and roles, psychological characteristics, and behaviors, all of which contribute towards describing women and men. Gender role stereotyping in advertising has been a critical topic since the 1970s, and there is a long-lasting debate…

    eBook – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Jesuit Slaveholding in Maryland, 1717-1838 book cover

    Jesuit Slaveholding in Maryland, 1717-1838

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Murphy

    From the colonial period through the early nineteenth century, Father Thomas J. Murphy writes a compelling chronology and in depth analysis of Jesuit slaveholding in the state of Maryland.…

    eBook – 2019-10-20
    Routledge
    Studies in African American History and Culture

  • The Basics of Bioethics book cover

    The Basics of Bioethics

    4th Edition

    By Robert M. Veatch, Laura K. Guidry-Grimes

    The Basics of Bioethics, Fourth Edition offers an easy-to-follow introduction to this dynamic field, intended for healthcare professionals, teachers, students, and anyone interested in bioethics. Accessible and enjoyable for readers of all backgrounds, the book contains numerous cases—including…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Global North-South Atlas: Mapping Global Change book cover

    The Global North-South Atlas

    Mapping Global Change, 1st Edition

    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz

    This innovative atlas deconstructs the contemporary image of the North–South divide between developed and underdeveloped countries which was established by the 1980 Brandt Line, and advocates the need for the international community to redraw the global map to be fit for the 21st century.…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Medical Misinformation and Social Harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices: A Multidisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Medical Misinformation and Social Harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anita Lavorgna, Anna Di Ronco

    Fraudulent, harmful, or at best useless pharmaceutical and therapeutic approaches developed outside science-based medicine have boomed in recent years, especially due to the commercialisation of cyberspace. The latter has played a fundamental role in the rise of false ‘health experts’, and in the…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Affordable Housing for Smart Villages book cover

    Affordable Housing for Smart Villages

    1st Edition

    By Hemanta Doloi, Sally Donovan

    This book initiates a fresh discussion of affordability in rural housing set in the context of the rapidly shifting balance between rural and urban populations. It conceptualises affordability in rural housing along a spectrum that is interlaced with cultural and social values integral to rural…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Windrush (1948) and Rivers of Blood (1968): Legacy and Assessment book cover

    Windrush (1948) and Rivers of Blood (1968)

    Legacy and Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trevor Harris

    This volume looks at Britain since 1948 – the year when the Empire Windrush brought a group of 492 hopeful Caribbean immigrants to the United Kingdom. “Post-war Britain” may still be the most common label attached to studies in contemporary British history, but the contributors to this book believe…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    British Politics and Society

  • Spree Killers: Practical Classifications for Criminology and Law Enforcement book cover

    Spree Killers

    Practical Classifications for Criminology and Law Enforcement, 1st Edition

    By Mark Safarik, Katherine Ramsland

    Spree Killers: Practical Classifications for Criminology and Law Enforcement is the only exhaustive, up-to-date analytical book on spree killers, standing apart from those dedicated to mass murderers and serial killers. Multicides have traditionally been categorized as double, triple, mass, serial…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    CRC Press

  • Queer Communication Pedagogy book cover

    Queer Communication Pedagogy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ahmet Atay, Sandra L. Pensoneau-Conway

    This book addresses queer issues and current events from a communication perspective to articulate a queer communication pedagogy. Through putting communication pedagogy and queer studies into dialogue, the book investigates how queer theory and critical communication pedagogy intersect in…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Communication Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Thailand book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Thailand

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pavin Chachavalpongpun

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Thailand is a timely survey and assessment of the state of contemporary Thailand. While Thailand has changed much in the past decades, this handbook proposes that many of its problems have remained intact or even persistent, particularly problems related to…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Museums, Infinity and the Culture of Protocols: Ethnographic Collections and Source Communities book cover

    Museums, Infinity and the Culture of Protocols

    Ethnographic Collections and Source Communities, 1st Edition

    By Howard Morphy

    Museums, Infinity and the Culture of Protocols enters a dialogue about museums’ responsibility for the curation of their collections into an infinite future while also tackling contentious issues of repatriation and digital access to collections. Bringing into focus a number of key debates…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Museums in Focus

  • Gender and Orthodox Christianity book cover

    Gender and Orthodox Christianity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Kupari, Elina Vuola

    The Orthodox Christian tradition has all too often been sidelined in conversations around contemporary religion. Despite being distinct from Protestantism and Catholicism in both theology and practice, it remains an underused setting for academic inquiry into current lived religious practice. This…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

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