• Exploring Grief: Towards a Sociology of Sorrow book cover

    Exploring Grief

    Towards a Sociology of Sorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hviid Jacobsen, Anders Petersen

    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 – 2019-10-31 

  • Courts, Politics and Constitutional Law: Judicialization of Politics and Politicization of the Judiciary book cover

    Courts, Politics and Constitutional Law

    Judicialization of Politics and Politicization of the Judiciary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Belov

    This book examines how the judicialization of politics, and the politicization of courts, affect representative democracy, rule of law and separation of powers. This volume critically assesses the phenomena of judicialization of politics and politicization of the judiciary. It explores the rising…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Comparative Constitutional Change

  • A Port in Global Capitalism: Unveiling Entangled Accumulation in Rio de Janeiro book cover

    A Port in Global Capitalism

    Unveiling Entangled Accumulation in Rio de Janeiro, 1st Edition

    By Sérgio Costa, Guilherme Leite Gonçalves

    Through a study of the port district of Rio de Janeiro and its history, from its emergence as a major slave market to its modern-day incarnation as a hub of tourism, real-estate and financial speculation, this book examines the different dimensions of the manner in which capitalism expands its…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Entangled Inequalities: Exploring Global Asymmetries

  • Human-Canine Collaboration in Care: Doing Diabetes book cover

    Human-Canine Collaboration in Care

    Doing Diabetes, 1st Edition

    By Fenella Eason

    Adopting an anthrozoological perspective to study the participation of non-human animals in regimes of care, this book examines the use of canine scent detection to alert 'hypo-unaware' individuals to symptoms of human chronic illness. Based on ethnographic research and interviews, it focuses on…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Multispecies Encounters

  • Contested Hospitalities in a Time of Migration: Religious and Secular Counterspaces in the Nordic Region book cover

    Contested Hospitalities in a Time of Migration

    Religious and Secular Counterspaces in the Nordic Region, 1st Edition

    Edited by Synnøve Bendixsen, Trygve Wyller

    This book explores the duality of openness and restriction in approaches to migrants in the Nordic countries. As borders have become less permeable to non-Europeans, it presents research on civil society practices that oppose the existing border regimes and examine the values that they express. The…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 

  • Democracy, Diaspora, Territory: Europe and Cross-Border Politics book cover

    Democracy, Diaspora, Territory

    Europe and Cross-Border Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olga Oleinikova, Jumana Bayeh

    This volume offers a profoundly new interpretation of the impact of modern diasporas on democracy, challenging the orthodox understanding that ties these two concepts to a bounded form of territory. Considering democracy and diaspora through a deterritorialised lens, it takes the post-Euromaidan…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Perspectives on Early Islamic Mysticism: The World of al-Ḥakīm al-Tirmidhī and his Contemporaries book cover

    Perspectives on Early Islamic Mysticism

    The World of al-Ḥakīm al-Tirmidhī and his Contemporaries, 1st Edition

    By Sara Sviri

    This monograph explores the original literary produce of Muslim mystics during the 8th –10th centuries, with special attention to 9th c. mystics, such as al-Tustarī, al-Muḥāsibī, al-Kharrāz, al-Junayd and, in particular, al-Ḥakīm al-Tirmidhī. Unlike other studies dealing with the so-called ‘…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • The Development of Transnational Policing: Past, Present and Future book cover

    The Development of Transnational Policing

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by John L. M. McDaniel, Karlie E. Stonard, David J. Cox

    This book draws together the insights of eminent academics and specialists to present an overview of past, present and future approaches to transnational policing throughout the Anglophone world. It aims to revitalize the study of transnational policing by showing that past and present developments…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Urban Events, Place Branding and Promotion: Place Event Marketing book cover

    Urban Events, Place Branding and Promotion

    Place Event Marketing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Waldemar Cudny

    Urban Events, Place Branding and Promotion explores the phenomenon of place event marketing, examining the ways in which events are used to brand and disseminate information about a place. It provides a novel contribution to the literature, capturing the growing interest in place promotion, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge Contemporary Perspectives on Urban Growth, Innovation and Change

  • Geopolitics, Democracy and Peace in the 21st Century book cover

    Geopolitics, Democracy and Peace in the 21st Century

    2nd Edition

    By Balmiki Prasad Singh

    This book examines a wide range of issues that are expected to play a dominant role in shaping the 21st century. Delineating key concerns in geopolitics, democracy and peace, it studies the functions and influences of educational institutions, progressive religious and social groups, communities,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge India

  • Gender, Sexuality and the Cultural Politics of Men’s Identity in the New Millennium: Literacies of Masculinity book cover

    Gender, Sexuality and the Cultural Politics of Men’s Identity in the New Millennium

    Literacies of Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Robert Mundy, Harry Denny

    This book considers mass media and contemporary cultural trends to examine masculinity at a point of unprecedented change. While sexual and gender politics have always been fraught, the long unexamined privilege associated with masculinity is now subject to intense scrutiny marked by a host of …

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Heirs of Roman Persecution: Studies on a Christian and para-Christian discourse in Late Antiquity book cover

    Heirs of Roman Persecution

    Studies on a Christian and para-Christian discourse in Late Antiquity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Éric Fournier, Wendy Mayer

    The subject of this book is the discourse of persecution used by Christians in Late Antiquity (c. 300-700 CE). Through a series of detailed case studies covering the full chronological and geographical span of the period, it investigates how the conversion of the Roman Empire to Christianity…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29 

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