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  • Philosophies of Difference: Nature, Racism, and Sexuate Difference book cover

    Philosophies of Difference

    Nature, Racism, and Sexuate Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ryan S. Gustafsson, Rebecca Hill, Helen Ngo

    Philosophies of Difference engages with the concept of difference in relation to a number of fundamental philosophical and political problems. Insisting on the inseparability of ontology, ethics and politics, the essays and interview in this volume offer original and timely approaches to thinking…

    eBook – 2020-03-21
    Routledge

  • Just War Theory and Non-State Actors: Using an Historical Body of Knowledge in Modern Circumstances book cover

    Just War Theory and Non-State Actors

    Using an Historical Body of Knowledge in Modern Circumstances, 1st Edition

    By Eric E. Smith

    This book uses an historical body of knowledge, Just War Theory, as the basis for analyzing modern conflicts involving Armed Non-State Actors who employ force against states. As the global community faces the challenges of globalization, terrorism, 24-hour international news coverage, super power…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge
    Justice, International Law and Global Security

  • Landscape, Ritual and Identity among the Hyolmo of Nepal: The Buddha and the Drum book cover

    Landscape, Ritual and Identity among the Hyolmo of Nepal

    The Buddha and the Drum, 1st Edition

    By Davide Torri

    This book analyses the social, political and religious life of the Hyolmo people of Nepal. Highlighting patterns of change and adaptation, it addresses the Shamanic-Buddhist interface that exists in the animated landscape of the Himalayas. Opening with an analysis of the ethnic revival of Nepal,…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge
    Vitality of Indigenous Religions

  • Mural Painting in Britain 1630-1730: Experiencing Histories book cover

    Mural Painting in Britain 1630-1730

    Experiencing Histories, 1st Edition

    By Lydia Hamlett

    This book illuminates the original meanings of seventeenth- and early-eighteenth-century mural paintings in Britain. At the time, these were called ‘histories’. Throughout the eighteenth century, though, the term became directly associated with easel painting and, as ‘history painting’ achieved the…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Classes of Labour: Work and Life in a Central Indian Steel Town book cover

    Classes of Labour

    Work and Life in a Central Indian Steel Town, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Parry

    Classes of Labour: Work and Life in a Central Indian Steel Town is a classic in the social sciences. The rigour and richness of the ethnographic data of this book and its analysis is matched only by its literary style. This magnum opus of 732 pages, an outcome of fieldwork covering twenty-one years…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge

  • Sharing Mobilities: New Perspectives for the Mobile Risk Society book cover

    Sharing Mobilities

    New Perspectives for the Mobile Risk Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sven Kesselring, Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Dennis Zuev

    Sharing Mobilities focuses on the emergence of future sustainable and collaborative mobility cultures. At the intersection of physical and virtual capacity and access to people, goods, ideas, and services, this book poses fundamental challenges and opportunities for governance, economy, planning,…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge
    Networked Urban Mobilities Series

  • The European Court of Human Rights and Minority Religions: Messages Generated and Messages Received book cover

    The European Court of Human Rights and Minority Religions

    Messages Generated and Messages Received, 1st Edition

    Edited by Effie Fokas, James T Richardson

    This book includes a collection of studies focused on engagements of religious minorities with the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). Beginning with an introduction of the global importance of the ECtHR as a standard setter in the protection of religious minority rights, the subsequent five…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge

  • Structural Design Against Deflection book cover

    Structural Design Against Deflection

    1st Edition

    By Tianjian Ji

    Deflections tend to have more significance in modern structures, especially those that are either taller, longer or have wider spans than earlier designs. It is also necessary to provide desirable distributions of internal forces in order to achieve effective, efficient and elegant structures. This…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    CRC Press

  • Innovations and Challenges: Women, Language and Sexism book cover

    Innovations and Challenges: Women, Language and Sexism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard

    Innovations and Challenges: Women, Language and Sexism brings together an outstanding collection of essays from internationally recognised researchers to recontextualise some of the questions raised by feminist thinkers 40 years ago. By taking linguistically mediated violence as a central topic,…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge
    Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics

  • How To Write A Horror Movie book cover

    How To Write A Horror Movie

    1st Edition

    By Neal Bell

    How to Write a Horror Movie is a close look at an always-popular (but often disrespected) genre. It focuses on the screenplay and acts as a guide to bringing scary ideas to cinematic life using examples from great (and some not-so-great) horror movies.Author Neal Bell examines how the basic tools…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge

  • Designing an Innovative Pedagogy for Sustainable Development in Higher Education book cover

    Designing an Innovative Pedagogy for Sustainable Development in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vasiliki Brinia, J. Paulo Davim

    Designing an Innovative Pedagogy for Sustainable Development in Higher Education This book develops a "green pedagogy" and an innovation mindset in higher education by using approaches based on innovative design thinking, arts-based practices, digital transformation, and entrepreneurship for…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    CRC Press
    Higher Education and Sustainability

  • Critical Disability Studies and the Disabled Child: Unsettling Distinctions book cover

    Critical Disability Studies and the Disabled Child

    Unsettling Distinctions, 1st Edition

    By Harriet Cooper

    This book examines the relationship between contemporary cultural representations of disabled children on the one hand, and disability as a personal experience of internalised oppression on the other. In focalising this debate through an exploration of the politically and emotionally charged figure…

    eBook – 2020-03-20
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

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