American Studies Products

  • Canada, Nation Branding and Domestic Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Nimijean, David Carment

    Hardback – 2019-04-16 

  • Environmental Change and Settler Colonialism in the Oil Sands

    Industrial Ethnographies of Subarctic Canada, 1st Edition

    Edited by Clinton N. Westman, Tara L. Joly, Lena Gross

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Arctic Worlds

  • Aerial Imagination in Cuba

    Above the Rooftops, 1st Edition

    By Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier

    What do pigeons, antennas, lottery, mosquitoes, congas, and cactuses have in common? Aerial Imagination in Cuba offers a series of ethnographic accounts to explore various practices and beliefs that have seemingly nothing in common; but if you look at the sky, there is more than…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 

  • Sea Log

    Malabar to New York, 1st Edition

    By May Joseph

    Migrations by sea have transformed modern conceptions of mobility and belonging, disrupting notions of how to write about movement, memory, displaced histories. The ocean has always been the harbringer of strangers to new shores. Sea Log is a memory theater of repressive hauntings based on urban…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Changing Mobilities

  • Film and Modern American Art

    The Dialogue between Cinema and Painting, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Manthorne

    Between the 1890s and the 1930s, movie going became an established feature of everyday life across America. Movies constituted an enormous visual data bank and changed the way artist and public alike interpreted images. This book explores modern painting as a response to, and an appropriation of,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Why Vote?

    Essential Questions About the Future of Elections in America, 1st Edition

    By Daniel M. Shea

    For nearly 200 years, Americans have pinned the democratic nature of their system on elections. In many ways, we have become an election-crazed nation, ever-hoping that the next grand contest and the next great candidates will save the day. But tectonic shifts abound -- changes that are profoundly…

    Paperback – 2019-02-25 

  • Handbook on Native American Justice Issues

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Armand French

    Native Americans are disproportionately represented as offenders in the U.S. criminal justice system. Handbook on Native American Justice Issues is an authoritative volume that provides an overview of the state of American indigenous populations and their contact with justice concerns and the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11 

  • The Politics of Community Crime Prevention

    Operation Weed and Seed in Seattle, 1st Edition

    By Lisa L. Miller

    This title was first published in 2001. This book explores the complex and often striking differences between national and local perspectives, particularly those of racial minorities, on crime prevention and the role that community residents should play in prevention programmes.…

    Hardback – 2019-02-10 
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Iraq War in Documentary Film

    1st Edition

    By Monica Michlin

    This book is the first comprehensive study of documentary film on the Iraq War. In a series of close readings of some thirty American and European works, it analyzes how documentaries on the run-up, unfolding, and aftermath of the war have adopted different points of view and aesthetics in…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment

    A Historical Intersectional Study of Black Girlhood in Virginia, 1st Edition

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Intersectional Criminology

  • American Social Theory

    1st Edition

    By Charles Lemert

    Due to the importance of philosophy in the Enlightenment, European social theory has dominated discourses of theory to the present day. Yet, looking deeper, Americans have made important contributions from very different social and cultural perspectives. Drawing from Euro and American traditions…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 

  • A Nation Apart

    The African-American Experience and White Nationalism, 1st Edition

    By Arnold Birenbaum

    This book examines the ongoing struggle for social justice by and for African Americans. Examining the persistent rolling back of civil and voting rights for this population and other minorities since the end of Reconstruction, the author discusses the continued colonization of African Americans…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

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