Taylor & Francis India: Social Sciences

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • The Rhetoric of Social Movements: Networks, Power, and New Media book cover

    The Rhetoric of Social Movements

    Networks, Power, and New Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nathan Crick

    This collection provides an accessible yet rigorous survey of the rhetorical study of historical and contemporary social movements and promotes the study of relations between strategy, symbolic action, and social assemblage. Offering a comprehensive collection of the latest research in the field,…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Evictions in the UK: Power, Housing, and Politics book cover

    Evictions in the UK

    Power, Housing, and Politics, 1st Edition

    By Joe Crawford

    Evictions in the UK examines the relationships between tenants, landlords, housing providers and government agencies and the tensions and conflicts that characterise these relations. The book shows how power dynamics are being reconfigured in the post-welfare context of the first quarter of the…

    Paperback – 2020-10-01 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Housing Studies

  • The Good Farmer: Culture and Identity in Food and Agriculture book cover

    The Good Farmer

    Culture and Identity in Food and Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Rob J.F. Burton, Jérémie Forney, Paul Stock, Lee-Ann Sutherland

    Developed by the leading authors in the field, this book provides a cohesive and definitive theorisation of the concept of the ‘good farmer’, addressing the blind spots that have sprung up in agri-food literature as well as providing a springboard for future research. The concept of the good…

    Paperback – 2020-09-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Ritual in Human Evolution and Religion: Psychological and Ritual Resources book cover

    Ritual in Human Evolution and Religion

    Psychological and Ritual Resources, 1st Edition

    By Matt J. Rossano

    This book explores the role of ritual in social life, human evolution, and religion. It explains the functions and purpose of varied rituals across the world by arguing they are mechanisms of ‘resource management’, providing a descriptive tool for understanding rituals and generating predictions…

    Paperback – 2020-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Technical Development of Roads in Britain book cover

    The Technical Development of Roads in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Graham West

    This title was first published in 2003. The history of roads in Great Britain has not been one of steady development, but rather, one that has waxed and waned in response to social, military and economic needs, and also as to whether there have been alternative methods of transport available.…

    Paperback – 2020-09-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • China's Grain Economy: The Challenge of Feeding More Than a Billion book cover

    China's Grain Economy

    The Challenge of Feeding More Than a Billion, 1st Edition

    By Liming Wang, John Davis

    This book was originally pubished in 2000. China is the largest developing country in the world and is still heavily based on agriculture. Currently, about 70 per cent of China's total of more than one bilion people live in rural areas, and about half of the total national labour force is involved…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Health and Social Evolution: Halley Stewart Lectures, 1930 book cover

    Health and Social Evolution

    Halley Stewart Lectures, 1930, 1st Edition

    By George Newman

    Originally published in 1931, this book explores the history of health and social evolution in the UK, including chapters on how England learned to control disease, the contribution of the eighteenth century, and the coming of democracy.…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Chartist Movement: In its Social and Economic Aspects book cover

    The Chartist Movement

    In its Social and Economic Aspects, 1st Edition

    By Frank F Rosenblatt

    First published in 1916, Professor Rosenblatt's The Chartist Movement was the first serious study of Chartism, using the techniques of modern scholarship, to appear in English. The book comprises a detailed account of the history of the movement, dealing mainly with the period from 1837 until the…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sin and Sex book cover

    Sin and Sex

    1st Edition

    By Briffault Robert

    Originally published in 1931, Sin and Sex, including an introduction from Bertrand Russell, constitutes an able and vigorous attempt on the part of Robert Briffault to induce his readers to base their ethical opinions upon something other than the prejudices of the average members of…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Politics of Democratic Socialism: An Essay on Social Policy book cover

    The Politics of Democratic Socialism

    An Essay on Social Policy, 1st Edition

    By E. F. M. Durbin

    Published in 1940, The Politics of Democratic Socialism covers a number of subjects including social psychology, economic history, Marxist doctrine and the academic subject of politics to name a few. With Durbin’s compulsion to explain and defend the views about social and economic policy that he…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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