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  • Methodology of Islamic Economics: Problems and Solutions book cover

    Methodology of Islamic Economics

    Problems and Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Necmettin Kizilkaya

    In its pursuit to equip the reader with a basic knowledge of Islamic economics, this book divulges the micro-foundations of the discipline, and highlights the predominant schools of thought that exist in the field. It explains, in simple terms, what Islamic economics entails and how it can be…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Social Activism in Women’s Tennis: Generations of Politics and Cultural Change book cover

    Social Activism in Women’s Tennis

    Generations of Politics and Cultural Change, 1st Edition

    By Kristi Tredway

    Analyzing the key players and political moments in women’s professional tennis since 1968, this book explores the historical lineage of social activism within women’s tennis and the issues, expressions, risks, and effects associated with each cohort of players. Drawing on original qualitative…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Sport and Mediatization book cover

    Sport and Mediatization

    1st Edition

    By Kirsten Frandsen

    Contemporary society is highly media-saturated, and no sector more so than sport. Drawing on case studies from the Tour de France to fitness apps, this book introduces the concept of ‘mediatization’ and examines how media - historically and currently – are significant drivers for social and…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • The Sarvodaya Movement: Holistic Development and Risk Governance in Sri Lanka book cover

    The Sarvodaya Movement

    Holistic Development and Risk Governance in Sri Lanka, 1st Edition

    By Praveena Rajkobal

    This book provides an important case study of how local cultures, religions and spiritualities can enhance development activities, and provide helpful frameworks for contemporary societies facing the pressures of neo-liberalism. It specifically traces how the influential Sri Lankan Sarvodaya…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Constructing the Cyberterrorist: Critical Reflections on the UK Case book cover

    Constructing the Cyberterrorist

    Critical Reflections on the UK Case, 1st Edition

    By Gareth Mott

    This book maps and analyses the official British construction of the threat of cyberterrorism. By using interpretive discourse analysis, this book identifies ‘strands’ from a corpus of policy documents, statements, and speeches from UK Ministers, MPs, and Peers between 12 May 2010 and 24 June 2016.…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Indian Nuclear Strategy: Confronting the Potential Threat from both China and Pakistan book cover

    Indian Nuclear Strategy

    Confronting the Potential Threat from both China and Pakistan, 1st Edition

    By Sanjay Badri-Maharaj

    This book examines India’s nuclear strategy as it confronts the potential threat from both China and Pakistan. The potential threats - traditional as well as non-traditional CBRN threats - will be examined as will India’s approach to dealing with them. India’s nuclear arsenal, its dual purpose…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge

  • Better Spending for Localizing Global Sustainable Development Goals: Examples from the Field book cover

    Better Spending for Localizing Global Sustainable Development Goals

    Examples from the Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fayyaz Baqir, Nipa Banerjee, Sanni Yaya

    This book centers around an intense debate among donors, policymakers, development practitioners, and academics on the efficacy of aid in eradicating poverty while promoting human development. It seeks to fill the gap in present literature by presenting stories of better spending through…

    eBook – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    The Dynamics of Economic Space

  • Judicial Reform in Taiwan: Democratization and the Diffusion of Law book cover

    Judicial Reform in Taiwan

    Democratization and the Diffusion of Law, 1st Edition

    By Neil Chisholm

    This book examines Taiwan’s judicial reform process, which began three years after the 1996 transition to democracy, in 1999, when Taiwanese legal and political leaders began discussing how to reform Taiwan’s judicial system to meet the needs of the new social and political conditions. Covering…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Law in Asia

  • Comparative Electoral Management: Performance, Networks and Instruments book cover

    Comparative Electoral Management

    Performance, Networks and Instruments, 1st Edition

    By Toby S. James

    This book offers the first comparative monograph on the management of elections. The book defines electoral management as a new, inter-disciplinary area and advances a realist sociological approach to study it. A series of new, original frameworks are introduced, including the PROSeS framework,…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Elections, Democracy and Autocracy

  • Architecture as Civil Commitment: Lucio Costa's Modernist Project for Brazil book cover

    Architecture as Civil Commitment: Lucio Costa's Modernist Project for Brazil

    1st Edition

    By Gaia Piccarolo

    Architecture as Civil Commitment analyses the many ways in which Lucio Costa shaped the discourse of Brazilian modern architecture, tracing the roots, developments, and counter-marches of a singular form of engagement that programmatically chose to act by cultural means rather than by political…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • The Cartesian Semantics of the Port Royal Logic book cover

    The Cartesian Semantics of the Port Royal Logic

    1st Edition

    By John N. Martin

    This book sets out for the first time in English and in the terms of modern logic the semantics of the Port Royal Logic (La Logique ou l’Art de penser, 1662-1685) of Antoine Arnauld and Pierre Nicole, perhaps the most influential logic book in the 17th and 18th centuries. Its goal is to explain how…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

  • Spatial Justice in the City book cover

    Spatial Justice in the City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sophie Watson

    In the context of increasing division and segregation in cities across the world, along with pressing concerns around austerity, environmental degradation, homelessness, violence, and refugees, this book pursues a multidisciplinary approach to spatial justice in the city. Spatial justice has been…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

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