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  • Understanding Crime in Villages-in-the-City in China: A Social and Behavioral Approach book cover

    Understanding Crime in Villages-in-the-City in China

    A Social and Behavioral Approach, 1st Edition

    By Zhanguo Liu, T. Wing Lo

    Rapid urbanization of economic zones in China has resulted in a special social phenomenon: "villages-in-the-city." Underdeveloped villages are absorbed during the expansion of urban areas, while retaining their rustic characteristics. Due to the rural characteristics of these areas, social security…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

  • Elementary Education in India: Policy Shifts, Issues and Challenges book cover

    Elementary Education in India

    Policy Shifts, Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jyoti Raina

    This book examines the policy shifts over the past three decades in the Indian education system. It explores how these shifts have unequivocally established the domination of neoliberal capital in the context of elementary education in India. The chapters in the volume: • Discuss a range of…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge India

  • A History of Classical Chinese Thought book cover

    A History of Classical Chinese Thought

    1st Edition

    By Zehou Li

    Li Zehou is widely regarded as one of China’s most influential contemporary thinkers. He has produced influential theories of the development of Chinese thought and the place of aesthetics in Chinese ethics and value theory. This book is the first English-language translation of Li Zehou’s work on…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Chinese Philosophy

  • Shyam Benegal’s India: Alternative Images book cover

    Shyam Benegal’s India

    Alternative Images, 1st Edition

    By Vivek Sachdeva

    This book examines Shyam Benegal’s films and alternative image(s) of India in his cinema, and traces the trajectory of changing aesthetics of his cinema in the post-liberalisation era. The book engages with the challenges faced by India as a nation-state in post-colonial times. Looking at…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge India

  • The Nationality of Utopia: H. G. Wells, England, and the World State book cover

    The Nationality of Utopia

    H. G. Wells, England, and the World State, 1st Edition

    By Maxim Shadurski

    Since its generic inception in 1516, utopia has produced visions of alterity which renegotiate, subvert, and transcend existing places. Early in the twentieth century, H. G. Wells linked utopia to the World State, whose post-national, post-Westphalian emergence he predicated on English national…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Exploring the Complexities in Global Citizenship Education: Hard Spaces, Methodologies, and Ethics book cover

    Exploring the Complexities in Global Citizenship Education

    Hard Spaces, Methodologies, and Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lauren Ila Misiaszek

    With a focus on the Global South, this book argues that awareness and discussion of the politics of equity and inclusion in global citizenship education (GCE) research are essential to the future of nuanced and effective research in this area. Misiaszek explores the notion of heavily regulated "…

    eBook – 2019-08-14
    Routledge
    Critical Global Citizenship Education

  • 50 Years of US Study Abroad Students: Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond book cover

    50 Years of US Study Abroad Students

    Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Sarah R. Asada

    Since the 1960s, Japan has been a historical leading study abroad destination for US undergraduate students. This book explores the long-term impacts of study abroad through a lens of knowledge diplomacy and the cultivation of individuals with understanding of the host country and world through…

    eBook – 2019-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change book cover

    Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Nicole Rogers

    The book examines the narratives of climate change which have developed and which are currently evolving in three areas: law, fiction and activism. Narratives of climate change generated by litigants, judges, writers of fiction and activists are having, and will have, a profound effect on the way…

    eBook – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

  • New Perspectives on Jewish Cultural History: Boundaries, Experiences, and Sensemaking book cover

    New Perspectives on Jewish Cultural History

    Boundaries, Experiences, and Sensemaking, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maja Gildin Zuckerman, Jakob Egholm Feldt

    This book presents original studies of how a cultural concept of Jewishness and a coherent Jewish history came to make sense in the experiences of people entangled in different historical situations. Instead of searching for the inconsistencies, discontinuities, or ruptures of dominant grand…

    eBook – 2019-08-14
    Routledge
    Studies for the International Society for Cultural History

  • Exhibitions as Research: Experimental Methods in Museums book cover

    Exhibitions as Research

    Experimental Methods in Museums, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Bjerregaard

    Exhibitions as Research contends that museums would be more attractive to both researchers and audiences if we consider exhibitions as knowledge-in-the-making rather than platforms for disseminating already-established insights. Analysing the theoretical underpinnings and practical challenges of…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Wilfrid Sellars and Twentieth-Century Philosophy book cover

    Wilfrid Sellars and Twentieth-Century Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Brandt, Anke Breunig

    This collection features eleven original essays, divided into three thematic sections, which explore the work of Wilfrid Sellars in relation to other twentieth-century thinkers. Section I analyzes Sellars’s thought in light of some of his influential predecessors, specifically Ludwig Wittgenstein,…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Queer Histories and the Politics of Policing book cover

    Queer Histories and the Politics of Policing

    1st Edition

    By Emma K. Russell

    Despite ongoing challenges to the criminalisation and surveillance of queer lives, police leaders are now promoted as allies and defenders of LGBT rights. However, in this book, Emma K. Russell argues that the surface inclusion of select LGBT identities in the protective aspirations of the law…

    eBook – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Queering Criminology and Criminal Justice

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