• The Early Modern English Calendar: A Reference Guide book cover

    The Early Modern English Calendar

    A Reference Guide, 1st Edition

    By Phebe Jensen

    Depending on variables such as rank, level of literacy, gender, and occupation, English society in the early modern period operated according to a number of different calendrical time schemes. These included the astronomical time that fundamentally set the duration of days and years; the seasons,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-28
    Routledge

  • The Technocratic Challenge to Democracy book cover

    The Technocratic Challenge to Democracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eri Bertsou, Daniele Caramani

    This book represents the first comprehensive study of how technocracy currently challenges representative democracy and asks how technocratic politics undermines democratic legitimacy. How strong is its challenge to democratic institutions? The book offers a solid theory and conceptualization of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Social and Political Elites

  • Russian Imperialism Revisited: From Disengagement to Hegemony book cover

    Russian Imperialism Revisited

    From Disengagement to Hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Domitilla Sagramoso

    This book examines the nature of Russia’s relations with the former Soviet states (FSS), in particular with countries which formed the Commonwealth of Independent States, in order to assess whether there has been a resurgence of Russian imperialism since the collapse of the USSR. The book…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Disclosing Church: An Ecclesiology Learned from Conversations in Practice book cover

    Disclosing Church

    An Ecclesiology Learned from Conversations in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Clare Watkins

    From 2006 to 2011 researchers at Heythrop College and the Oxford Centre for ecclesiology and Practical Theology (OxCEPT, Ripon College Cuddesdon) worked on a theological and action research project: "Action Research – Church and Society (ARCS). 2010 saw the publication of Talking About God in…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge
    Explorations in Practical, Pastoral and Empirical Theology

  • Manabi and Japanese Schooling: Beyond Learning in the Era of Globalisation book cover

    Manabi and Japanese Schooling

    Beyond Learning in the Era of Globalisation, 1st Edition

    By Masamichi Ueno, Yasunori Kashiwagi, Kayo Fujii, Tomoya Saito, Taku Murayama

    Manabi and Japanese Schooling: Beyond Learning in the Era of Globalisation considers the theory and practices behind the Japanese concept of Manabi, particularly as the progressive concept of learning in the globalised world. It seeks to provide educational visions of Manabi as an alternative…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice book cover

    Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Buck

    Peer mentoring is an increasingly popular criminal justice intervention in custodial and community settings. Peer mentors are community members, often with lived experiences of criminal justice, who work or volunteer to help people in rehabilitative settings. Despite the growth of peer mentoring…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Mainstreaming Solar Energy in Small, Tropical Islands: Cultural and Policy Implications book cover

    Mainstreaming Solar Energy in Small, Tropical Islands

    Cultural and Policy Implications, 1st Edition

    By Kiron C. Neale

    This book explores how cultural considerations can improve policymaking to achieve mainstream solar energy in small, tropical islands. Focusing on Trinidad, Barbados and Oʻahu, Kiron C. Neale looks at how culture can affect and be affected by the policies that support the household adoption…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • The Spectrum of Teaching Styles in Physical Education book cover

    The Spectrum of Teaching Styles in Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brendan SueSee, Mitch Hewitt, Shane Pill

    This is the first in-depth, practice-focused book to explain ‘spectrum theory’ and its application in physical education and sports coaching. Spectrum theory identifies 11 distinct teaching styles, with decision making as a central characteristic, and allows teachers to select age and…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge

  • The Uses of Media Literacy book cover

    The Uses of Media Literacy

    1st Edition

    By Pete Bennett, Julian McDougall, John Potter

    Revisiting Richard Hoggart’s classic work The Uses of Literacy (1957), this book applies Hoggart’s framework to media literacy today, examining media literacy’s various uses, the tensions between them and what this means for people, communities and the contemporary configurations of social class.…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Media Literacy and Education

  • Cultural Mega-Events: Opportunities and Risks for Heritage Cities book cover

    Cultural Mega-Events

    Opportunities and Risks for Heritage Cities, 1st Edition

    By Zachary M. Jones

    Mega-events have long been used by cities as a strategy to secure global recognition and attract future economic investment. However, while cultural mega-events like the European Capital of Culture have become increasingly popular, cities have begun questioning the traditional model of other events…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Globalizing IR Theory: Critical Engagement book cover

    Globalizing IR Theory

    Critical Engagement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yaqing Qin

    Despite attempts to redress the balance, international relations (IR) as a discipline is still dominated by Western theories. The contributors in this book explore the challenges of constructing an alternative, with a dialogue between global and local approaches. Drawing on scholars…

    Hardback – 2020-03-24
    Routledge
    IR Theory and Practice in Asia

  • Economic Analysis of Property Law Cases book cover

    Economic Analysis of Property Law Cases

    1st Edition

    By Boudewijn R. A. Bouckaert

    The discipline of law and economics has earned a reputation for developing plausible and empirically testable theories on the social functions and the impact of legal institutions. Property rights are a field in which this has been very successful. In this book, economic property rights theories…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge
    The Economics of Legal Relationships

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