E-books: Social Sciences

  • Postmodern Management Theory book cover

    Postmodern Management Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marta B. Calás, Linda Smircich

    First published in 1997, this volume asks: when was ‘The Postmodern’ in the History of Management Thought? Marta B. Calás and Linda Smircich have chosen this subtitle as entry point to the collection for several reasons. The first, and most evident, is that it prompts us to reflect on the inclusion…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Tribal Epistemologies: Essays in the Philosophy of Anthropology book cover

    Tribal Epistemologies

    Essays in the Philosophy of Anthropology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Wautischer

    First published in 1998, this collection of ten essays transforms our understanding of both the role of philosophical anthropology in modern world philosophy and the origins of tribal knowledge in their relation to contemporary assessments of cognition and consciousness. Ethnographic data from…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Prostitution, Pornography and Trafficking in Women: Israel's Blood Money book cover

    Prostitution, Pornography and Trafficking in Women

    Israel's Blood Money, 1st Edition

    Edited by Esther Hertzog, Erella Shadmi

    This book critically analyzes the sex industry in Israel, using feminist concepts and scholarship to elaborate on the power of prostitution to shape a world in which women are objects for fulfilling men's desires. A comprehensive collection of research-based articles that examine prostitution,…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Work: Quo Vadis?: Re-thinking the Question of Work book cover

    Work: Quo Vadis?

    Re-thinking the Question of Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Holmer, Jan Ch. Karlsson

    First published in 1997, this volume is the result of the third Karlstad symposium which aimed to bring together and reflect current empirical trends and theoretical discussions on the questions: what exactly is happening to work and, consequentially, what should happen to work? This book…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender, Choice and Commitment: Women Solicitors in England and Wales and the Struggle for Equal Status book cover

    Gender, Choice and Commitment

    Women Solicitors in England and Wales and the Struggle for Equal Status, 1st Edition

    By Hilary Sommerlad, Peter Sanderson

    First published in 1998, this volume is the first full-length discussion of women’s experiences in the solicitors’ profession in the UK. It provides an account which is grounded in historical research and a contemporary research study. The authors explore this material to analyze both women’s own…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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

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