Handbooks and Companions: Social Sciences

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Human Aggression: Current Issues and Perspectives book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Human Aggression

    Current Issues and Perspectives

    Edited by Jane L. Ireland, Philip Birch, Carol A. Ireland

    Drawing upon international expertise, and including some of the most well-known academics and practitioners in the field, The Routledge International Handbook of Human Aggression is the first reference work to fully capture how our understanding of aggression has been refined and reconceptualised…

    Hardback – 2018-01-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Peoples and the Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    Edited by Mark Harris, Denise Ferreira da Silva, Andrea Smith

    This volume explores the manners in which Indigenous peoples’ experiences of the law has and is being transformed from an oppressive system of denying rights to the site of contestation and articulation of claims. The book provides a comprehensive survey of the experience of Indigenous peoples…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Identity Studies: 2nd edition book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Identity Studies

    2nd edition

    Edited by Anthony Elliott

    The Handbook of Identity Studies offers a remarkably clear overview of the analysis of identity in the social sciences, and in so doing seeks to develop a new agenda for identity-studies in the twenty-first century. The first edition of this work set new standards for reference works, such was the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism

    Edited by Juha Saatsi

    Scientific Realism is one of the most fundamental notions in the philosophy of science and is emerging as a major topic across academic disciplines. The Routledge Handbook of Scientific Realism is an outstanding reference source to the key topics, problems and debates in this exciting subject and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Handbook of South Asian Criminology book cover

    Handbook of South Asian Criminology

    Edited by K. Jaishankar

    Although literature, religion and cultural practices of the South Asian region demonstrate a traditionally rich understanding of criminology and victimology, this book is the only one in print to focus on the region. It covers crime, criminal justice and victimization in Afghanistan, Bangladesh,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Wellbeing book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Wellbeing

    Edited by Kathleen Galvin

    The Routledge Handbook of Wellbeing Research explores established conceptualisations of wellbeing, providing an overview of the key issues and drawing attention to current debates and critiques. Taken as a whole, this important work offers new clarification of the widely used notion of wellbeing,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations

    Edited by Gracia Liu-Farrer, Brenda S.A. Yeoh

    Housing more than half of the global population, Asia is a region characterised by increasingly diverse forms of migration and mobility. Offering a wide-ranging overview of the field of Asian migrations, this new handbook therefore seeks to examine and evaluate the flows of movement within Asia, as…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment

    Edited by Robert M. Bohm, Gavin Lee

    Capital punishment is one of the more controversial subjects in the social sciences, especially in criminal justice and criminology. Over the last decade or so, the United States has experienced a significant decline in the number of death sentences and executions. Since 2007, six states have…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of European Social Transformations book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of European Social Transformations

    Edited by Peeter Vihalemm, Anu Masso, Signe Opermann

    This book focuses on social transformations as one of the central topics in the social sciences. The study of European social transformations is very valuable in the context of universal discussions within social sciences: explaining invariable, universal attributes of societies and examining…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Violence book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Violence

    Edited by Nancy Lombard

    The Routledge Handbook of Gender and Violence provides both a comprehensive and authoritative state of the art overview of the latest research in the field of gender and violence. Each of the 23 specially commissioned chapters develops and summarises their key issue or debate including rape,…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Biodiversity and the Law book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Biodiversity and the Law

    Edited by Charles R. McManis, Burton Ong

    This volume provides a reference textbook and comprehensive compilation of multifaceted perspectives on the legal issues arising from the conservation and exploitation of non-human biological resources. Contributors include leading academics, policy-makers and practitioners reviewing a range of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus

    Edited by Raimund Bleischwitz, Holger Hoff, Catalina Spataru, Ester van der Voet, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In recent years the concept of the resource "nexus" has been both hotly debated and widely adopted in research and policy circles. It is a powerful new way to understand the myriad complex relationships between multiple resources and their sustainable, or unsustainable, governance. Particular…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

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