E-books: Social Sciences

  • Indigenous Peoples and the State: International Perspectives on the Treaty of Waitangi book cover

    Indigenous Peoples and the State

    International Perspectives on the Treaty of Waitangi, 1st Edition

    By Mark Hickford, Carwyn Jones

    Across the globe, there are numerous examples of treaties, compacts, or other negotiated agreements that mediate relationships between Indigenous peoples and states or settler communities. Perhaps the best known of these, New Zealand’s Treaty of Waitangi is a living, and historically rich,…

    eBook – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • Great Writers on Organizations: The Second Omnibus Edition book cover

    Great Writers on Organizations

    The Second Omnibus Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Derek S Pugh, David J Hickson

    This title was first published in 2000:  A collection of the thoughts of many great writers on organizations. These writers are from a variety of different backgrounds. Some draw upon their expertise as practising managers, some on their knowledge of rational and local government…

    eBook – 2018-04-27
    Routledge

  • Pricing and Sustainability of Urban Real Estate book cover

    Pricing and Sustainability of Urban Real Estate

    1st Edition

    By Tom Kauko

    Urban sustainability has become a political and social agenda of global significance, of which real estate is an integral dimension. Sustainable urban development includes much more than ‘green building’ standards, yet in practice, other aspects such land use plans and locations are often…

    eBook – 2018-02-05
    Routledge

  • Export Dynamics and Economic Growth in Latin America: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Export Dynamics and Economic Growth in Latin America

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sheila A Gutierrez de Pineres, Michael J Ferrantino

    This title was first published in 2000:  This text aims to be essential reading for anyone who wishes to understand the microeconomic foundations behind the Latin American export boom, the ways in which government policies affecting exports may retard or promote economic growth, and the future…

    eBook – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sexual Intimacy and Gender Identity 'Fraud': Reframing the Legal and Ethical Debate book cover

    Sexual Intimacy and Gender Identity 'Fraud'

    Reframing the Legal and Ethical Debate, 1st Edition

    By Alex Sharpe

    This book is a legal and political intervention into a contemporary debate concerning the appropriateness of sexual offence prosecutions brought against young gender non-conforming people for so-called ‘gender identity fraud'. It comes down squarely against prosecution. To that end, it offers a…

    eBook – 2018-02-02
    Routledge

  • Housing in Developing Cities: Experience and Lessons book cover

    Housing in Developing Cities

    Experience and Lessons, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Wakely

    Universally, the production, maintenance and management of housing have been, and continue to be, market-based activities. Nevertheless, since the mid-twentieth century virtually all governments, socialist and liberal alike, have perceived the need to intervene in urban housing markets in support…

    eBook – 2018-01-09
    Routledge

  • Controlling Urban Events: Law, Ethics and the Material book cover

    Controlling Urban Events

    Law, Ethics and the Material, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Pavoni

    How does order emerge out of the multiplicity of bodies, objects, ideas and practices that constitute the urban? This book explores the relation between space, law and control in the contemporary city – and particularly in the context of urban ‘mega events’ – through a combined geographical and…

    eBook – 2017-12-06
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • A Socio-Legal Study of Hacking: Breaking and Remaking Law and Technology book cover

    A Socio-Legal Study of Hacking

    Breaking and Remaking Law and Technology, 1st Edition

    By Michael Anthony C. Dizon

    The relationship between hacking and the law has always been complex and conflict-ridden. This book examines the relations and interactions between hacking and the law with a view to understanding how hackers influence and are influenced by technology laws and policies. In our increasingly digital…

    eBook – 2017-12-01
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • Contested Property Claims: What Disagreement Tells Us About Ownership book cover

    Contested Property Claims

    What Disagreement Tells Us About Ownership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maja Hojer Bruun, Patrick Joseph Cockburn, Bjarke Skærlund Risager, Mikkel Thorup

    Property relations are such a common feature of social life that the complexity of the web of laws, practices, and ideas that allow a property regime to function smoothly are often forgotten. But we are quickly reminded of this complexity when conflict over property erupts. When social actors…

    eBook – 2017-12-01
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Young People, Social Media and the Law book cover

    Young People, Social Media and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Brian Simpson

    This book critically confronts perceptions that social media has become a ‘wasteland’ for young people. Law has become preoccupied with privacy, intellectual property, defamation and criminal behaviour in and through social media. In the case of children and youth, this book argues, these…

    eBook – 2017-11-22
    Routledge

  • The Routledge History of Italian Americans book cover

    The Routledge History of Italian Americans

    1st Edition

    Edited by William J. Connell, Stanislao G. Pugliese

    The Routledge History of Italian Americans weaves a narrative of the trials and triumphs of one of the nation’s largest ethnic groups. This history, comprising original essays by leading scholars and critics, addresses themes that include the Columbian legacy, immigration, the labor movement,…

    eBook – 2017-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Garry, Serene J. Khader, Alison Stone

    The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy is an outstanding guide and reference source to the key topics, subjects, thinkers, and debates in feminist philosophy. Fifty-six chapters, written by an international team of contributors specifically for the Companion, are organized into five…

    eBook – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

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