• Social Functions in Philosophy: Metaphysical, Normative, and Methodological Perspectives book cover

    Social Functions in Philosophy

    Metaphysical, Normative, and Methodological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebekka Hufendiek, Daniel James, Raphael van Riel

    Social functions and functional explanations play a prominent role not only in our everyday reasoning but also in classical as well as contemporary social theory and empirical social research. This volume explores metaphysical, normative, and methodological perspectives on social functions and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Economic Sociology: An Introduction book cover

    Economic Sociology

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey K. Hass

    Economic Sociology provides the clearest and most comprehensive account of the promises of economic sociology. It shows how economies are more than supply-and-demand curves, individual profit motives, and efficient performance: they are forms of power and structure, grounded in institutions and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
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  • Dialectics And Gender: Anthropological Approaches book cover

    Dialectics And Gender

    Anthropological Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Richard R. Randolph

    This book examines gang rape, clitoridectomy, abduction of women, ritual belittling of men, modern feminist criticism, and the "war between the sexes". It deals with the politics of large state-sized units and conflict in the form of overt war between Indians and colonial powers.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
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  • Intimate Partner Violence, Risk and Security: Securing Women’s Lives in a Global World book cover

    Intimate Partner Violence, Risk and Security

    Securing Women’s Lives in a Global World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate, Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher

    This edited collection addresses intimate partner violence, risk and security as global issues. Although intimate partner violence, risk and security are intimately connected they are rarely considered in tandem in the context of global security. Yet, intimate partner violence causes widespread…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Women, Mobility and Incarceration: Love and Recasting of Self across the Bangladesh-India Border book cover

    Women, Mobility and Incarceration

    Love and Recasting of Self across the Bangladesh-India Border, 1st Edition

    By Rimple Mehta

    This book explores how Bangladeshi women from poor and undereducated/semi-educated backgrounds who have crossed the Indo-Bangladesh border find themselves in prisons serving sentences under the Foreigners Act, 1946. Drawing on original fieldwork, this book explores these women’s understanding of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Transgender Cops: The Intersection of Gender and Sexuality Expectations in Police Cultures book cover

    Transgender Cops

    The Intersection of Gender and Sexuality Expectations in Police Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Heather Panter

    Building on comparative research in the U.K. and the U.S.A., this is the first book focused specifically on transgender experiences within policing. It examines the issues faced by the transgender community within policing and explores how gender, and the non-conformity of it, is perceived within…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • The Politics of Penal Reform: Margery Fry and the Howard League book cover

    The Politics of Penal Reform

    Margery Fry and the Howard League, 1st Edition

    By Anne Logan

    In the context of recent media scrutiny on the state of prisons in the UK, the efficacy of incarcerating large numbers of offenders is an issue which is rising steadily up the political agenda. In 2016, the Howard League for Penal Reform – an organization that has energetically lobbied for…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

  • Penal Cultures and Female Desistance book cover

    Penal Cultures and Female Desistance

    1st Edition

    By Linnéa Österman

    This book makes a unique contribution to the internationalisation of criminological knowledge about gender and desistance through a qualitative cross-national exploration of the female route out of crime in Sweden and England. By situating the female desistance journey in diverse penal cultures,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture book cover

    Architecture and the Body, Science and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kim Sexton

    The relationship of architecture to the human body is a centuries-long and complex one, but not always symmetrical. This book opens a space for historians of the visual arts, archaeologists, architects, and digital humanities professionals to reflect upon embodiment, spatiality, science, and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Biodiversity book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Biodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Luigi Guarino, Charles Spillane, Peter C. McKeown

    The world relies on very few crop and animal species for agriculture and to supply its food needs. In recent decades, there has been increased appreciation of the risk this implies for food security and quality, especially in times of environmental change. As a result, agricultural biodiversity has…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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  • The Routledge Companion to Modernity, Space and Gender book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Modernity, Space and Gender

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Staub

    The Routledge Companion to Modernity, Space and Gender reframes the discussion of modernity, space and gender by examining how "modernity" has been defined in various cultural contexts of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, how this definition has been expressed spatially and architecturally,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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  • Emma Hamilton and Late Eighteenth-Century European Art: Agency, Performance, and Representation book cover

    Emma Hamilton and Late Eighteenth-Century European Art

    Agency, Performance, and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Ersy Contogouris

    This book offers a renewed look at Emma Hamilton, the eighteenth-century celebrity who was depicted by many major artists, including Angelica Kauffman, George Romney, and Élisabeth Vigée-Le Brun. Adopting an art historical and feminist lens, Ersy Contogouris analyzes works of art in which Hamilton…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

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