Taylor & Francis India: Social Sciences

  • Hate Crime book cover

    Hate Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean

    In the United Kingdom, an official definition of hate crime is ‘any criminal offence which is perceived, by the victim or any other person, to be motivated by hostility or prejudice towards someone based on a personal characteristic’, but this critical criminological concept is increasingly…

    Hardback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

  • Women in the Medieval World book cover

    Women in the Medieval World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cordelia Beattie

    The study of medieval women has flourished over the last forty years or so, challenging the idea of a universality of experience among women. This new collection of major works from Routledge addresses the different ways in which medieval women have been studied by looking at religious and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Women's History

  • Islam and Modernity book cover

    Islam and Modernity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nasar Meer

    The relationship between Islam and modernity has generated and rich but complex literature. While competing accounts sometimes appear incommensurable, there is at least some convergence on the view that Islam and modernity reflect an unsettled encounter. For some this is self-evident because the…

    Hardback – 2017-02-20
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • Security Ethics book cover

    Security Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katerina Hadjimatheou, Tom Sorell, John Guelke

    Governments often act in the name of security to protect their citizenries. For example by legislation or by the recruitment and employment of large numbers of armed personnel to detect and prosecute violent crime, or via engagements in military interventions to repel or pre-empt foreign attacks.…

    Hardback – 2017-01-17
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Legal Ethics and the Enforcement of Law

  • Women in the Classical World CC 4V book cover

    Women in the Classical World CC 4V

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila Dillon, Sharon L. James

    The study of women in Graeco-Roman antiquity has a long history but many recent developments—prominent among which are the rise of feminist theory and theoretical and interpretive work in material culture—have transformed approaches to the study of women’s lived experiences in antiquity. This…

    Hardback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Classical Studies

  • Indian Travel Writing, 1830-1947 book cover

    Indian Travel Writing, 1830-1947

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pramod K. Nayar

    Indian Travel Writing is a new five-volume collection co-published by Routledge and Edition Synapse. Hitherto, the paucity of readily available travel writing produced by imperial subjects themselves has long been apparent, and this anthology addresses that lack. A veritable treasure-trove, it…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Nanotechnology, Geoengineering, and Clean Energy book cover

    The Ethics of Nanotechnology, Geoengineering, and Clean Energy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Maynard, Jack Stilgoe

    Nanotechnology, clean technology, and geoengineering span the scale of human ingenuity, from the imperceptibly small to the unimaginably large. Yet they are united by a commonality of ethics that permeates how and why they are developed, and how the resulting consequences are managed. The articles…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Ashgate
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

  • Muslim Diasporas in the West book cover

    Muslim Diasporas in the West

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tahir Abbas

    This major works collection surveys the nature of Muslim Diasporas in the west from a sociological perspective, exploring the issues of migration, integration, identity, politics, Islamophobia and radicalisation. This four-volume collected works is the state of the art on the research and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • Machine Ethics and Robot Ethics book cover

    Machine Ethics and Robot Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendell Wallach, Peter Asaro

    Once the stuff of science fiction, recent progress in artificial intelligence, robotics, and machine learning means that these rapidly advancing technologies are finally coming into widespread use within everyday life. Such rapid development in these areas also brings with it a host of social,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on the Ethics of Emerging Technologies

  • Madness and Crime book cover

    Madness and Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean

    Madness raises intriguing—and complex—criminological questions, not least the famous trio of ‘triability, responsibility, and punishability’. Furthermore, law-enforcement agencies frequently face a choice between invoking the criminal law or using mental-health remedies. And if and when sentences…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

  • Lawyers' Ethics book cover

    Lawyers' Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monroe H. Freedman, Abbe Smith, Alice Wooley

    This collection contains the very best writing on lawyers’ ethics. Timeless and provocative, the essays explore the moral foundations of the lawyer’s role as well as the personal and professional dilemmas lawyers face in the practice of law. What does it mean to be a good lawyer? How does a lawyer…

    Hardback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Legal Ethics and the Enforcement of Law

  • Human Trafficking book cover

    Human Trafficking

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean

    Serious research into the problematic and distressing concept of human trafficking continues to blossom. Indeed, the work of scholars in this cross-disciplinary field supports numerous international journals, regional organizations, and global conferences. Now, to make some sense of the wide range…

    Hardback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Criminology

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