E-books: Social Sciences

  • The Intersections of Whiteness book cover

    The Intersections of Whiteness

    1st Edition

    Edited by Evangelia Kindinger, Mark Schmitt

    Trumpism and the racially implied Islamophobia of the "travel ban"; Brexit and the yearning for Britain’s past imperial grandeur; Black Lives Matter; the public backlash against Merkel’s refugee policies in Germany. These seemingly national responses to the changing demographics in a multitude of…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • Challenging Theory: Discipline After Deconstruction: Studies in European Cultural Transition , Volume One book cover

    Challenging Theory: Discipline After Deconstruction

    Studies in European Cultural Transition , Volume One, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Burgass

    Edited by Martin Stannard, Gerg Walker

    First published in 1999, this volume perceives that English literature in under threat as an academic discipline. In Challenging Theory, Catherine Burgass warns against the recent trend towards the conflation of literature teaching with cultural studies in British and American universities.…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Keys to Successful Immigration: Implications of the New Jersey Experience book cover

    Keys to Successful Immigration

    Implications of the New Jersey Experience, 1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Espenshade

    Published in 1997. The Urban Institute has been studying immigration for almost a decade and a half. In recent years, the Institute’s focus has widened to include immigration integration. Unlike immigration policy, which is a federal responsibility, policies regarding immigrant integration have…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Newer Islamic Movements in Western Europe book cover

    Newer Islamic Movements in Western Europe

    1st Edition

    By Lars Pederson

    Published in 1999, this book analyses the development of the recent cultural trend represented by the newer Islamic movements among Muslim immigrants in Western Europe. Included is a comprehensive description of the institutionalisation and organisation of Islam in Western Europe and an…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Policing Drugs book cover

    Policing Drugs

    1st Edition

    By Karim Murji

    First published in 1998, this influential volume develops previous research by the author and explores issues and solutions regarding the roles of law enforcement, drug referral and official and media reactions. Section one analyzes the rationale for drug enforcement and evaluates the strengths and…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Policy within and Across Developing Nations book cover

    Policy within and Across Developing Nations

    1st Edition

    By Stuart S Nagel

    First published in 1998, policy WITHIN developing nations includes: (1) Economic policy, such as economic growth without inflation or sectors of unemployment; (2)Technology policy, such as encouraging the ad option of improved technologies for health, energy, transportation, agriculture,…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Plato and Aristotle on Constitutionalism: An Exposition and Reference Source book cover

    Plato and Aristotle on Constitutionalism

    An Exposition and Reference Source, 1st Edition

    By Raymond Polin

    First published in 1998, this volume compares the political ideals and ideas of Plato and Aristotle to examine whether they are relevant in that era of American constitutional crisis. The author, Raymond Polin, felt that debate had been hampered by focusing too strongly on America’s existing…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Living in the Global Society book cover

    Living in the Global Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto Papini, Antonio Pavan, Stefano Zamagn

    First published in 1997, Living in the Global Society reflects on the fundamental concept of global economy as the driving force for development, and examines how ethical values can direct this towards the welfare of humankind in a future where peace will reign. The contributions stem from an…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Race and State in Independent Singapore 1965–1990: The Cultural Politics of Pluralism in a Multiethnic Society book cover

    Race and State in Independent Singapore 1965–1990

    The Cultural Politics of Pluralism in a Multiethnic Society, 1st Edition

    By John Clammer

    First published in 1998, this volume explores Singapore as an ideal case study for the examination of the management of postcoloniality, social diversity and the pursuit of economic growth with ethnic harmony. Singapore has, since independence, evolved a unique mix of state directed capitalism,…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rebuilding the Local Landscape: Environmental Management in Burkina Faso book cover

    Rebuilding the Local Landscape

    Environmental Management in Burkina Faso, 1st Edition

    By Chris Howorth

    First published in 1999, this volume emerged in the context of a recent willingness to understand what Africa’s peasant farmers are designing and building in their local landscapes, in contrast to the meta-narratives which were relatively distant from the lives and livelihoods of Africans. Based on…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Nenets' Song: A Microcosm of a Vanishing Culture book cover

    The Nenets' Song

    A Microcosm of a Vanishing Culture, 1st Edition

    By Alla Abramovich-Gomon

    First published in 1999, The Nenets’ Song is the first book-length study of the epic song tradition that survives among the Nenets nation of Northern Eurasia, an area which is also the homeland of such widely known epics as the Finnish Kalevala and Yakut Olonkho. The book considers the Nenets’ song…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Interrogation and Confession: A Study of Progress, Process and Practice book cover

    Interrogation and Confession

    A Study of Progress, Process and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ian Bryan

    First published in 1997, Interrogation and Confession has two important concerns. The first is with the structures and strategies that have evolved within the criminal justice system not only to entrench the confession as key item of prosecution evidence but also to legitimate the custodial…

    eBook – 2019-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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