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  • Routledge Handbook of Islamic Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Khaled Abou El Fadl, Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    This handbook is a detailed reference source comprising of original articles covering the origins, history, theory and practice of Islamic law. The handbook starts out by dealing with the question of what type of law is Islamic law and includes a critical analysis of the pedagogical approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Theories of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Arnold Groh

    What is culture? Why do cultures change over time? Are there any discernible rules or principles behind culture-related phenomena and processes and, if so, what are they? Familiarity with the most significant cultural theories of the 20th and 21st centuries is vital for anyone studying or…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Defining National Heritage

    The National Trust from Open Spaces to Popular Culture, 1st Edition

    By Leslie G. Cintron

    As the largest non-governmental preservation association in the world, the National Trust for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (the National Trust) is arguably one of the most influential organizations of its kind. As such, it provides particularly useful case studies for examining the process…

    Hardback – 2019-04-18 
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Canada, Nation Branding and Domestic Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Nimijean, David Carment

    Hardback – 2019-04-16 
    Routledge

  • Genocidal Democracy

    Neoliberalism, Mass Incarceration, and the Politics of Urban Gun Violence, 1st Edition

    By John D. Márquez

    Over the past three decades, the rate at which blacks and Latinos/as murder, or are murdered, by one another in the United States has increased exponentially. Social scientists have generally argued that this ‘ghetto violence’ is but one consequence of deindustrialization and the systematic…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Law and the Postcolonial

  • Knapp: Clint Eastwood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Knapp

    Harry Callahan famously remarked that ‘a man’s got to know his limitations’, but in the history of American cinema no star director has remained as topical or as significant as Clint Eastwood. The depth and scope of Eastwood scholarship and research matches his status, exposure, and longevity.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Critical Evaluations of Leading Film-makers

  • The Lost Child Complex in Australian Film

    Jung, Story and Playing Beneath the Past, 1st Edition

    By Terrie Waddell

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Following Reason

    A Theory and Strategy for Rational Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Mark Manolopoulos

    Throughout history, humanity has regularly followed anti-rational figures and forces: demagogic rulers, perverted deities, exploitative economic systems, and so on. Such leadership and followership have wrought all kinds of oppression and conflict. What if this pattern could be altered? What if…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • Animalizing Sociology

    Posthuman Readings of the Classical Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Cole, Erika Cudworth

    As the discipline of sociology took place, the changes witnessed by the modern period affected not just the organization of human life, but also the ways we relate to non-human animals. The processes of urbanization and industrialization, the exploitation of labour and resources fundamental to…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Multispecies Encounters

  • Sociology and Critique in the Neoliberal Age

    1st Edition

    By Pauline Johnson

    In the face of the reversals of the welfare state that have been brought about as neoliberalism has taken hold and identified capitalism with modernity itself, this book explores the issues faced by contemporary sociology in articulating a critique of neoliberalism. Advancing the view that…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Hybrid Christianity

    Dalit Culture, Identity and Theology, 1st Edition

    By Anderson H.M. Jeremiah

    Commonly known as Dalits, or Untouchables, Paraiyar Christians are a large socially marginalised group living in India within a dynamic and complex social matrix dominated by the caste system. This book presents a detailed exploration of Paraiyar communities, focusing on their religious and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

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