• Museum Objects, Health and Healing: The Relationship between Exhibitions and Wellness book cover

    Museum Objects, Health and Healing

    The Relationship between Exhibitions and Wellness, 1st Edition

    By Brenda Cowan, Ross A. Laird, Jason T. McKeown

    Museum Objects, Health and Healing provides an innovative and interdisciplinary study of the relationship between objects, health and healing. Shedding light on the primacy of the human need for relationships with objects, the book explores what kind of implications these relationships might have…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia: State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines book cover

    Power and Knowledge in Southeast Asia

    State and Scholars in Indonesia and the Philippines, 1st Edition

    By Rommel A. Curaming

    Examining two state-sponsored history writing projects in Indonesia and the Philippines in the 1970s, this book illuminates the contents and contexts of the two projects and, more importantly, provides a nuanced characterization of the relationship between embodiments of power (state, dictators,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Making Sense of Monuments: Narratives of Time, Movement, and Scale book cover

    Making Sense of Monuments

    Narratives of Time, Movement, and Scale, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Kolb

    Stonehenge, Machu Picchu, Confederate statues, Egyptian pyramids, and medieval cathedrals: these are some of the places that are the subject of Making Sense of Monuments, an analysis of how the built environment molds human experiences and perceptions via bodily comparison. Drawing from recent…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Islamic Conversation: Sohbet and Ethics in Contemporary Turkey book cover

    Islamic Conversation

    Sohbet and Ethics in Contemporary Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Smita Tewari Jassal

    The book evaluates on-going ethical conversations to learn how emotional communication is received, teachings internalized, and a religious world-view brought to life. Exploring how religious values saturate people’s consciousness to induce subtle shifts in moral and ethical sensibilities, this…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Forensic Anthropology Teams in Latin America book cover

    Forensic Anthropology Teams in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Silvia Dutrénit-Bielous

    This book charts the development of forensic anthropology teams in Latin America and surveys their main characteristics, achievements, and challenges in light of a recent past fraught with state repression and violence. The volume contains contributions by an interdisciplinary group of scholars…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 

  • Wind and Solar Energy Transition in China book cover

    Wind and Solar Energy Transition in China

    1st Edition

    By Marius Korsnes

    This book explores the mobilisation of China’s wind and solar industries and examines the implications of this development to energy generation and distribution, innovation and governance. Unlike other publications that focus mainly on the formal policy landscape and statistics of industry…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies

  • China in the Age of Global Capitalism: Jia Zhangke's Filmic World book cover

    China in the Age of Global Capitalism

    Jia Zhangke's Filmic World, 1st Edition

    By Xiaoping Wang

    Jia Zhangke is praised as “the most internationally prominent and celebrated figure of the Six-Generation of Chinese filmmakers”. This book provides an examination the content and forms of Jia’s featured films and analyzes their merits and faults. Jia’s films often narrate the lives of ordinary…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    China Perspectives

  • Ecology and Chinese-Language Ecocinema: Reimagining a Field book cover

    Ecology and Chinese-Language Ecocinema

    Reimagining a Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheldon H. Lu, Haomin Gong

    This edited collection explores new developments in the burgeoning field of Chinese ecocinema. With the rampant economic development and a deteriorating environment as a result, cinematic representation of and intervention into ecological problems in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan play an…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 

  • Borderlands in European Gender Studies: Beyond the East-West Frontier book cover

    Borderlands in European Gender Studies

    Beyond the East-West Frontier, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Kulawik, Zhanna Kravchenko

    Challenging persistent geopolitical asymmetries in feminist knowledge production, this collection depicts collisions between concepts and lived experiences, between academic feminism and political activism, between the West as generalizable and the East as the concrete Other. Borderlands narrows…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Life Trajectories Into and Out of Contemporary Neo-Nazism: Becoming and Unbecoming the Hateful Other book cover

    Life Trajectories Into and Out of Contemporary Neo-Nazism

    Becoming and Unbecoming the Hateful Other, 1st Edition

    By Christer Mattsson, Thomas Johansson

    This book provides the first comprehensive sociological study of the contemporary National Socialist movement in Sweden, including how it has developed since the 1990s until the present. It covers the ideas and political aspects of the movement, as well as the subjective and very personal stories…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • Law, Labour and the Humanities: Contemporary European Perspectives book cover

    Law, Labour and the Humanities

    Contemporary European Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiziano Toracca, Angela Condello

    The ontology of work and the economics of value underpin the legal institution, with the existence of modern law predicated upon the subject as labourer. In contemporary Europe, labour is more than a mere economic relationship. Indeed, labour occupies a central position in human existence: since…

    Hardback – 2019-11-28 
    Discourses of Law

  • Islamic movements in India: Moderation and its Discontents book cover

    Islamic movements in India

    Moderation and its Discontents, 1st Edition

    By Arndt-Walter Emmerich

    This book analyses the emerging trend of Muslim minority politics in India and illustrates that a fundamental shift has occurred over the last 20 years from an identity dominated, self-serving and inward-looking approach by Muslim community leaders, Islamic authorities and social activists that…

    Hardback – 2019-11-28 

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