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  • Embodied Family Choreography: Practices of Control, Care, and Mundane Creativity book cover

    Embodied Family Choreography

    Practices of Control, Care, and Mundane Creativity, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Harness Goodwin, Asta Cekaite

    Embodied Family Choreography documents the lived and embodied practices employed to establish, maintain, and negotiate intimate social relationships in the family, examining forms of control, care, and creativity. Making use of the extensive video archives of family interaction in the US and Sweden…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23 
    Routledge
    Directions in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

  • Gender, Work and Migration: Agency in Gendered Labour Settings book cover

    Gender, Work and Migration

    Agency in Gendered Labour Settings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Megha Amrith, Nina Sahraoui

    While the feminisation of transnational migrant labour is now a firmly ingrained feature of the contemporary global economy, the specific experiences and understandings of labour in a range of gendered sectors of global and regional labour markets still require comparative and ethnographic…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23 
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • The World-Making Power of New Media: Mere Connection? book cover

    The World-Making Power of New Media

    Mere Connection?, 1st Edition

    By Barrie Axford

    In this new work, Axford seeks to contribute to the development of global theory, particularly where it engages with the contested idea of globality; a concept which musters as consciousness, condition, framework, even system. By examining emergent globalities through the lens of world-making…

    Paperback – 2019-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Queer Development Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Queer Development Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Corinne L. Mason

    Around the world lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer individuals are subjected to violence and intimidation based on their real or perceived sexuality, gender identity or expression. With those most at risk of human rights violations often living in areas of low economic development,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Human Factors and Aerospace Safety: an International Journal: v.2: No.4 book cover

    Human Factors and Aerospace Safety: an International Journal: v.2: No.4

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Muir, Don Harris

    This title was first published in 2003. An international journal targeted specifically at the study of the human element in the aerospace system, and its role in either avoiding or contributing to accidents and incidents, and in promoting safe operations. The journal contains both formal research…

    Paperback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Shakespearean International Yearbook: Where are We Now in Shakespearean Studies?: v. 2: Where are We Now in Shakespearean Studies? book cover

    The Shakespearean International Yearbook: Where are We Now in Shakespearean Studies?: v. 2

    Where are We Now in Shakespearean Studies?, 1st Edition

    Edited by W. R Elton, John M Mucciolo

    This title was first published in 2002. This second volume of The Shakespearean International Yearbook continues the work of assessing the present state of Shakespeare studies in the new millennium. Comprising 20 essays by distinguished scholars from North America, the UK and Australia, it is…

    Paperback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Detecting Doping in Sport book cover

    Detecting Doping in Sport

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Moston, Terry Engelberg

    The book explores the changing landscape of anti-doping investigations, which now largely centre on the collection of intelligence about doping through processes such as surveillance, interviews with witnesses and interrogation of athletes. It examines why and how investigative processes, hitherto…

    Paperback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Radical Orthodoxy?: A Catholic Enquiry book cover

    Radical Orthodoxy?

    A Catholic Enquiry, 1st Edition

    By Laurence P Hemming

    This title was first published in 2000:  Heythrop College is part of the University of London. These essays reflect the debates that have taken place there on the nature of radical orthodoxy and the search for a deeper understanding of truth.…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Women in the Criminal Justice System: Tracking the Journey of Females and Crime book cover

    Women in the Criminal Justice System

    Tracking the Journey of Females and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tina L. Freiburger, Catherine D. Marcum

    Women in the Criminal Justice System: Tracking the Journey of Females and Crime provides a rare up-to-date examination of women both as offenders and employees in the criminal justice system. While the crime rate in the United States is currently decreasing, the rate of female incarceration is…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Community Re-Entry: Uncertain Futures for Women Leaving Prison book cover

    Community Re-Entry

    Uncertain Futures for Women Leaving Prison, 1st Edition

    By Alison Pedlar, Susan Arai, Felice Yuen, Darla Fortune

    In their journeys to prison and community re-entry, women leaving prison tend to share overarching challenges connected to lives of poverty, trauma, and abuse. Community Re-Entry: Uncertain Futures for Women Leaving Prison provides a rare opportunity to hear directly from women who have spent time…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South: Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities book cover

    Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South

    Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Erin Salahub, Markus Gottsbacher, John de Boer

    While cities often act as the engines of economic growth for developing countries, they are also frequently the site of growing violence, poverty, and inequality. Yet, social theory, largely developed and tested in the Global North, is often inadequate in tackling the realities of life in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

  • Reframing Latin American Development book cover

    Reframing Latin American Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronaldo Munck, Raul Delgado Wise

    Since the year 2000 Latin America has been at the forefront of a series of diverse experiments with alternative forms, pathways and models of economic development and at the cutting edge of the international theoretical and political debates that surround these experiments. Reframing Latin American…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

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