• Exploring Grief: Towards a Sociology of Sorrow book cover

    Exploring Grief

    Towards a Sociology of Sorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anders Petersen, Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    As modern society’s routine sequestration of death and grief is increasingly replaced by late-modern society’s growing concern with existential issues and emotionality, this book explores grief as a social emotion, bringing together contributions from scholars across the social sciences and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Role of Non-State Actors in the Green Transition: Building a Sustainable Future book cover

    The Role of Non-State Actors in the Green Transition

    Building a Sustainable Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Hoff, Quentin Gausset, Simon Lex

    This book argues that there is no way to make progress in building a sustainable future without extensive participation of non-state actors. The volume explores the contribution of non-state actors to a sustainable transition, starting with citizens and communities of different kinds and ending…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Reliability Data on Fire Sprinkler Systems: Collection, Analysis, Presentation, and Validation book cover

    Reliability Data on Fire Sprinkler Systems

    Collection, Analysis, Presentation, and Validation, 1st Edition

    By Arnstein Fedøy, Ajit Kumar Verma

    This book covers fire and extinguishing theory and reliability theory and how to validate any survey within the field of engineering. It’s based on a year’s study of historical literature, using critical review and document analysis. It covers how data is collected, analyzed, and presented. It…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Being Janana: Language and Sexuality in Contemporary India book cover

    Being Janana

    Language and Sexuality in Contemporary India, 1st Edition

    By Ila Nagar

    Being Janana focuses on same-sex desiring male-bodied subjects in Lucknow, India and explores how they make meaning in the marginalization of their desire through language performativity. Along with their desire for other men, jananas maintain ostensibly heteronormatively and culturally defined…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • The Bible and Modern British Drama: From 1930 to the Present-Day book cover

    The Bible and Modern British Drama

    From 1930 to the Present-Day, 1st Edition

    By Mary F. Brewer

    The Bible and Modern British Drama: 1930 to the Present-Day is the first full-length study to explore how playwrights in the modern period have adapted popular biblical stories such as Abraham and Isaac, Moses and the Exodus from Egypt, and the life and death of Jesus, for the stage. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Risk Management in Engineering and Construction: Tools and Techniques book cover

    Risk Management in Engineering and Construction

    Tools and Techniques, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Ogunlana, Prasanta Dey

    Today’s businesses are driven by customer ‘pull’ and technological ‘push’. To remain competitive in this dynamic business world, engineering and construction organizations are constantly innovating with new technology tools and techniques to improve process performance in their projects. Their…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    Spon Research

  • Tolstoy's Political Thought: Christian Anarcho-Pacifist Iconoclasm Then and Now book cover

    Tolstoy's Political Thought

    Christian Anarcho-Pacifist Iconoclasm Then and Now, 1st Edition

    By Alexandre Christoyannopoulos

    Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910), besides writing famous novels such as War and Peace, also wrote on political issues, especially later in his life, putting forward a political philosophy which might be termed "Christian anarchism". This book provides a comprehensive overview of Tolstoy’s political thought.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • International Rivalry and Secret Diplomacy in East Asia, 1896-1950 book cover

    International Rivalry and Secret Diplomacy in East Asia, 1896-1950

    1st Edition

    By Bruce A. Elleman

    East Asia was a major focus of struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War of 1945 to 1991, with multiple "hot" and "cold" conflicts in China, Korea, and Vietnam. The struggle for predominance in East Asia, however, largely predated the Cold War, as this book shows,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Housing, Neoliberalism and the Archive: Reinterpreting the Rise and Fall of Public Housing book cover

    Housing, Neoliberalism and the Archive

    Reinterpreting the Rise and Fall of Public Housing, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Flanagan

    From the mid-1940s, state housing authorities in Australia built large housing estates to enable home ownership by working class families, but the public housing system they created is now regarded as broken. Contemporary problems with the sustainability, effectiveness and reputation of the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Housing Studies

  • Multiliteracies and Early Years Innovation: Perspectives from Finland and Beyond book cover

    Multiliteracies and Early Years Innovation

    Perspectives from Finland and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristiina Kumpulainen, Julian Sefton-Green

    Multiliteracies and Early Years Innovation: Perspectives from Finland and Beyond brings together internationally renowned scholars to investigate and reflect upon the significance of introducing multiliteracies in the education of children (0 to 8 years old) and the challenge of enhancing…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Women and Domestic Violence Law in India: A Quest for Justice book cover

    Women and Domestic Violence Law in India

    A Quest for Justice, 1st Edition

    By Shalu Nigam

    This book is about the gendered notions of violence, the legacy of reforms around the issue of domestic abuse in India and women’s experiences and perspectives, both as survivors of such violence and also as users of the legal platform to access justice. It examines faultlines between&…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge India

  • Organized Crime and Corruption Across Borders: Exploring the Belt and Road Initiative book cover

    Organized Crime and Corruption Across Borders

    Exploring the Belt and Road Initiative, 1st Edition

    Edited by T. Wing Lo, Dina Siegel, Sharon I Kwok

    This book explores China’s Belt and Road Initiative and the criminogenic potential for economic, financial and socio-cultural cooperation across countries, where some are known for weak law enforcement and high levels of corruption. It examines whether these flows of capital are increasing the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

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