E-books: Social Sciences

  • Zero Tolerance or Community Tolerance?: Managing Crime in High Crime Areas book cover

    Zero Tolerance or Community Tolerance?

    Managing Crime in High Crime Areas, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Walklate, Karen Evans

    First published in 1999, this volume presents arguments which compare two inner-city wards of Salford and look to introduce such a subtlety to the understanding of the management of crime in high crime communities and derive from a longitudinal research study which took place over a two and a half…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Bicycle Utopias: Imagining Fast and Slow Cycling Futures book cover

    Bicycle Utopias

    Imagining Fast and Slow Cycling Futures, 1st Edition

    By Cosmin Popan

    Bicycle Utopias investigates the future of urban mobilities and post-car societies, arguing that the bicycle can become the nexus around which most human movement will revolve. Drawing on literature on post-car futures (Urry 2007; Dennis and Urry 2009), transition theory (Geels et al. 2012) and…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Fabian Couples, Feminist Issues book cover

    Fabian Couples, Feminist Issues

    1st Edition

    By Reva Pollack Greenburg

    In the three decades before the First World War, the relationship between socialism and feminism was both curious and convoluted. Despite strong theoretical links between these ideologies, class and sex seem to have inspired conflicting loyalties and opposing demands. In Britain, the uniquely…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Politics

  • Careers of Care: Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury and the Response of Health and Social Care book cover

    Careers of Care

    Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury and the Response of Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    By P.E Higham, Kay Phelps

    First Published in 1998, This Book explores Traumatic Brain Injury form the perspectives of long term continuing health and social care revision within the current requirements of community care. Different types of residential care provision and care management processes are evaluated for their…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge: Historical Essays book cover

    Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge

    Historical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by William F. Bynum, Stephen Lock, Roy Porter

    Originally published in 1992 Medical Journals and Medical Knowledge examines both broad developments in print and media and the practice of particular journals such as the British Medical Journal. The book is the first study to address these questions and to examine the impact of regular news on…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Intercultural Education: Theories, Policies and Practices book cover

    Intercultural Education

    Theories, Policies and Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Woodrow, Gajendra K. Verma, Maria Beatriz Rocha-Trindade, Giovanna Campani, Christopher Bagley

    Published in 1997, this volume is a result of a number of European Union and Council of Europe initiatives. The major stimulus came from an intensive course held in Lisbon in 1994 as part of two Erasmus networks exploring the nature of intercultural studies on a European-wide basis. Although the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Administration of Justice in Assam (1826-1874) book cover

    The Administration of Justice in Assam (1826-1874)

    1st Edition

    By Achyut Kumar Borthakur

    Based on original sources, this volume is a pioneering work in the study of the growth and development of judicial administration in Assam since the beginning of the East India Company’s rule in the province till it was separated from the Bengal Presidency in 1874. In view of the fact that Assam…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge

  • Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures, and Epochs book cover

    Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures, and Epochs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bert Peeters

    All languages and cultures appear to have one or more "mind-like" constructs that supplement the human body. Linguistic evidence suggests they all have a word for someone, and another word for body, but that doesn’t mean that whatever else makes up a human being (i.e. someone) apart from the body…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health: Bodies Out of Sight book cover

    Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health

    Bodies Out of Sight, 1st Edition

    By Laura Azzarito

    In today’s neoliberal times, thinking about fitness and health is dominated by the media’s narratives of "fit bodies," which are presented and circulated in society as "valued bodies." Outside that mainstream view, however, there are many people labeled "bodies-at-risk": those who deviate from…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Multiple Regression and Beyond: An Introduction to Multiple Regression and Structural Equation Modeling book cover

    Multiple Regression and Beyond

    An Introduction to Multiple Regression and Structural Equation Modeling, 3rd Edition

    By Timothy Z. Keith

    Companion Website materials: https://tzkeith.com/ Multiple Regression and Beyond offers a conceptually-oriented introduction to multiple regression (MR) analysis and structural equation modeling (SEM), along with analyses that flow naturally from those methods. By focusing on the concepts and…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • Teaching and Learning about Difference through Social Media: Reflection, Engagement, and Self-assessment book cover

    Teaching and Learning about Difference through Social Media

    Reflection, Engagement, and Self-assessment, 1st Edition

    By Lillian Vega-Castaneda, Mario Castaneda

    Teaching and Learning about Difference through Social Media considers the role social media has played in prompting public conversations about difference and diversity, including issues relating to ethnicity, race, religion, political affiliation, gender, and sexual orientation. These issues are…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • Researching Far-Right Movements: Ethics, Methodologies, and Qualitative Inquiries book cover

    Researching Far-Right Movements

    Ethics, Methodologies, and Qualitative Inquiries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emanuele Toscano

    As extreme and far right movements become increasingly widespread in many countries, the sociology of social movements is called to confront them. This book addresses the specific challenges entailed by the empirical study of such movements, presenting case studies from Japan, Thailand, England,…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge
    Social Movements in the 21st Century: New Paradigms

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