• Families and Social Change in the Gulf Region book cover

    Families and Social Change in the Gulf Region

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer E. Lansford, Anis Ben Brik, Abdallah M. Badahdah

    This timely volume explores the impact of dramatic social change that has disrupted established patterns of family life and human development in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council. It addresses several major deficits in knowledge regarding family issues in the Gulf countries, bringing a…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 

  • Analytical Approaches to 20th-Century Russian Music: Tonality, Modernism, Serialism book cover

    Analytical Approaches to 20th-Century Russian Music

    Tonality, Modernism, Serialism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Inessa Bazayev, Christopher Segall

    This volume brings together analyses of works by thirteen Russian composers from across the twentieth century, showing how their approaches to tonality, modernism, and serialism forge forward-looking paths independent from their Western counterparts. Russian music of this era is widely performed,…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 

  • Indian Social Work book cover

    Indian Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bishnu Mohan Dash, Mithilesh Kumar, Siddheshwar Shukla, Dharam Pal Singh

    This book explores the possibility of formulating an Indian discourse on social work, to understand the diverse, multi-ethnic, multi-cultural, multi-lingual and multi-religious nature of Indian society. With contributions from experts in the field, it looks at wide-ranging issues like eight decades…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 
    Routledge India

  • Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation: Mapping an Alternative Global Future book cover

    Geopolitics in the Era of Globalisation

    Mapping an Alternative Global Future, 1st Edition

    By Yogendra Kumar

    This book presents an alternative roadmap for a world characterised by geopolitical uncertainty. The surging expectations about a future world of democratic values and high economic growth, born out of superpower bonhomie at the end of the Cold War, did not lead to the promised outcomes. Instead we…

    Paperback – 2020-09-15 
    Routledge India

  • Saberes con sabor: Culturas hispánicas a través de la cocina book cover

    Saberes con sabor

    Culturas hispánicas a través de la cocina, 1st Edition

    By Conxita Domènech, Andrés Lema-Hincapié

    Saberes con sabor: Culturas hispánicas a través de la cocina es un manual avanzado que responde al creciente interés por el estudio de las prácticas culinarias y alimenticias de Ibero-América, sin desatender la lengua y a la cultura de esas regiones del mundo. Cada capítulo comprende aspectos…

    Paperback – 2020-09-14 

  • Eurocentrism: History, Identity, White Man’s Burden book cover


    History, Identity, White Man’s Burden, 1st Edition

    By Michael Wintle

    This book raises awareness of Eurocentrism’s enormous impact and shows how, over the course of five centuries, Eurocentrism has extended its power across the globe. In the twenty-first century, Eurocentrism’s hegemony remains powerful. By exploring a wide range of sources including Eurocentric maps…

    Paperback – 2020-09-02 

  • Of Gods, Gifts and Ghosts: Spiritual Places in Urban Spaces book cover

    Of Gods, Gifts and Ghosts

    Spiritual Places in Urban Spaces, 1st Edition

    By Terence Heng

    How do individuals inscribe their spiritual identities and diasporic ethnicities in the city? Through a series of sociological and photographic essays, Terence Heng maps the various rituals, collectives, individuals and events that characterize Chinese religion practices in Singapore. From spirit…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 

  • Upholding Justice: Social, Psychological and Legal Perspectives book cover

    Upholding Justice

    Social, Psychological and Legal Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sibnath Deb, G. Subhalakshmi, Kaustuv Chakraborti

    This book critically examines the social, psychological and legal perspectives of justice. It brings together a wide range of contemporary and relevant issues relating to the gross violation of human rights and presents situation-based evidence from and first-hand experiences of behavioural, social…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • China from a U.S. Policy Perspective book cover

    China from a U.S. Policy Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Eric J. Heikkila

    In this book, Eric J. Heikkila explores a truly important question that has not been adequately analyzed to date: how the rise of China alters the context in which the broad spectrum of policies in the United States should be assessed. Here, the policy domain of the United States government is…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 

  • Social Knowledge Management for Rural Empowerment: Bridging the Knowledge Divide Using Social Technologies book cover

    Social Knowledge Management for Rural Empowerment

    Bridging the Knowledge Divide Using Social Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Somprakash Bandyopadhyay, Sneha Bhattacharyya, Jayanta Basak

    This book develops and examines the concepts and strategies for rural empowerment through the formation of a community-driven social knowledge management (SKM) framework aided by social technology. The framework is aimed at mobilizing knowledge resources to bridge the rural–urban knowledge divide…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge India

  • Women, Gender and Conditional Cash Transfers: Interdisciplinary Perspectives from Studies of Bolsa Família book cover

    Women, Gender and Conditional Cash Transfers

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives from Studies of Bolsa Família, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Sacchet, Silvana Aparecida Mariano, Cássia Maria Carloto

    Conditional Cash Transfer Programs have been widely used throughout less developed countries to fight poverty and foster socioeconomic development. In Women, Gender and Conditional Cash Transfers, a multidisciplinary group of feminist scholars use survey data analysis, in-depth interviews, and…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 

  • A Political Biography of Aung San Suu Kyi: A Hybrid Politician book cover

    A Political Biography of Aung San Suu Kyi

    A Hybrid Politician, 1st Edition

    By Michał Lubina

    This book is the first political biography of Aung San Suu Kyi covering both her years in opposition and all her years in power from 2016 onwards. It offers a new interpretation of Aung San Suu Kyi by presenting a balanced and thorough account of Suu Kyi’s policies. In the last 30 years there has…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Politics in Asia

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