E-books: Social Sciences

  • Applying Indigenous Research Methods: Storying with Peoples and Communities book cover

    Applying Indigenous Research Methods

    Storying with Peoples and Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sweeney Windchief, Timothy San Pedro

    Applying Indigenous Research Methods focuses on the question of "How" Indigenous Research Methodologies (IRMs) can be used and taught across Indigenous studies and education. In this collection, Indigenous scholars address the importance of IRMs in their own scholarship, while focusing…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

  • Impressionable Biologies: From the Archaeology of Plasticity to the Sociology of Epigenetics book cover

    Impressionable Biologies

    From the Archaeology of Plasticity to the Sociology of Epigenetics, 1st Edition

    By Maurizio Meloni

    During the twentieth century, genes were considered the controlling force of life processes, and the transfer of DNA the definitive explanation for biological heredity. Such views shaped the politics of human heredity: in the eugenic era, controlling heredity meant intervening in the…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Mixed Methods in Criminology book cover

    Mixed Methods in Criminology

    1st Edition

    By Vicky Heap, Jaime Waters

    Mixed Methods in Criminology is the first book to bring together the discipline of criminology with the mixed methods research strategy, which has become increasingly prominent within criminological teaching and research. The book is structured so that it charts the course of a criminological…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • The Writer’s Handbook for Sociology book cover

    The Writer’s Handbook for Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Dona J Young

    The Writer’s Handbook for Sociology gives students the tools that they need to develop evidence-based writing skills and format academic papers in American Psychological Association (APA) and American Sociological Association (ASA) style. This book helps learners develop a reader-friendly writing…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • The Countercultural Logic of Neoliberalism book cover

    The Countercultural Logic of Neoliberalism

    1st Edition

    By David Hancock

    Why, since the financial crisis of 2008, has neoliberal capitalism remained seemingly impregnable? Why, when it is shown as no longer capable of delivering on its economic promises does its logic pervade all facets of contemporary life? How has it seduced us? This book examines the seductive appeal…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • The Russians in Israel: A New Ethnic Group in a Tribal Society book cover

    The Russians in Israel

    A New Ethnic Group in a Tribal Society, 1st Edition

    By Majid Ibrahim Al-Haj

    This book constitutes the first systematic and critical discussion of questions of immigration and society in Israel from a global perspective. The comprehensive study covers the 30-year period since the beginning of the immigrant influx from the former Soviet Union in the 1990s and incorporates…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Arab-Israeli Conflict

  • Equine Cultures in Transition: Ethical Questions book cover

    Equine Cultures in Transition

    Ethical Questions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonna Bornemark, Petra Andersson, Ulla Ekström von Essen

    Societal views on animals are rapidly changing and have become more diversified: can we use them for our own pleasure, and how should we understand animal agency? These questions, asked both in theoretical discourses and different practices, are also relevant for our understanding of horses and the…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Youth in the Digital Age: Paradox, Promise, Predicament book cover

    Youth in the Digital Age

    Paradox, Promise, Predicament, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate C Tilleczek, Valerie M Campbell

    Young people spend a significant amount of time with technology, particularly digital and social media. How do they experience and cope with the many influences of digital media in their lives? What are the main challenges and opportunities they navigate in living online? Youth in the Digital Age…

    eBook – 2019-01-10
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Media Worlds in the Postjournalism Era book cover

    Media Worlds in the Postjournalism Era

    1st Edition

    By David Altheide

    The concept of media logic, a theoretical framework for explaining the relationship between mass media and culture, was first introduced in Altheide and Snow's influential work, Media Logic. In Media Worlds in the Postjournalism Era, the authors expand their analysis of how organizational…

    eBook – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Of Colonial Bungalows and Piano Lessons: An Indian Woman's Memoirs book cover

    Of Colonial Bungalows and Piano Lessons

    An Indian Woman's Memoirs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malavika Karlekar

    Of Colonial Bungalows and Piano Lessons can be read as a metaphor — as an icon — of the encounter between cultures. The memoir is based on Monica Chanda’s recollections between about 1913 and 1927, of life in Calcutta, districts of undivided Bengal, holidays in Kashmir and in Europe. There is more…

    eBook – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • The Legacies of Matthew Shepard: Twenty Years Later book cover

    The Legacies of Matthew Shepard

    Twenty Years Later, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helis Sikk, Leisa Meyer

    This edited collection explores the deeper contexts and consequences surrounding the murder of Matthew Shepard. This young gay man was brutally beaten and left tied to a fence on a chill Wyoming night in October 1998. Found the next morning by two cyclists, he was transported to a hospital in Fort…

    eBook – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

  • Romance Of A Great Writer book cover

    Romance Of A Great Writer

    1st Edition

    By D'AUVERGNE

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge

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