Humanities Products

  • Multilingual Brazil

    Language Resources, Identities and Ideologies in a Globalized World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilda C. Cavalcanti, Terezinha M. Maher

    This book brings together cutting edge work by Brazilian researchers on multilingualism in Brazil for an English-speaking readership in one comprehensive volume. Divided into five sections, each with its own introduction, tying together the themes of the book, the volume charts a course for a new…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Doing Violence, Making Race

    1st Edition

    By Mattias Smångs

    The subject of lynching has spawned a vast body of important research, but this research suffers from important blind spots and disjunctures. By broadening the scope of research problem formulation, staking out new theoretical-analytical tracks, and drawing upon recent innovations in statistical…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • Britain and the Cyprus Crisis of 1974

    Conflict, Colonialism and the Politics of Remembrance in Greek Cypriot Society, 1st Edition

    By John Burke

    This book examines the ideological and socio-political discourses shaping the remembrance and representation of Britain and the Cyprus conflict of 1974 within Greek Cypriot society. By combining the official with the popular and drawing on an extensive range of oral history interviews, this…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Native American Survivance, Memory, and Futurity

    The Gerald Vizenor Continuum, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgit Däwes, Alexandra Hauke

    According to Kimberly Blaeser, Gerald Vizenor is "the most prolific Native American writer of the twentieth century," and Christopher Teuton rightfully calls him "one of the most innovative and brilliant American Indian writers" today." With more than 40 books of fiction, poetry, life writing,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • The Biological Foundations of Action

    1st Edition

    By Derek M Jones

    Philosophers have traditionally assumed that the difference between active and passive movement could be explained by the presence or absence of an intention in the mind of the agent. This assumption has led to the neglect of many interesting active behaviors that do not depend on intentions,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Eurocentrism and Development in Korea

    1st Edition

    By Jongtae Kim

    Under the global hegemony of the West, societies have interpreted the world and defined their identities through the frameworks of Eurocentric discourses. Since the mid-twentieth century, Eurocentrism has tended to be associated with economic developmentalism. The discourse of seonjinguk (developed…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Food Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Rawlinson, Caleb Ward

    While the history of philosophy has traditionally given scant attention to food and the ethics of eating, in the last few decades the subject of food ethics has emerged as a major topic, encompassing a wide array of issues, including labor justice, public health, social inequity, animal rights and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Global Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Darrel Moellendorf, Heather Widdows

    Global ethics focuses on the most pressing contemporary ethical issues - poverty, global trade, terrorism, torture, pollution, climate change and the management of scarce recourses. It draws on moral and political philosophy, political and social science, empirical research, and real-world policy…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Temporal Experience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Phillips

    Experience is inescapably temporal. But how do we experience time? Temporal experience is a fundamental subject in philosophy – according to Husserl, the most important and difficult of all. Its puzzles and paradoxes were of critical interest from the Early Moderns through to the Post-Kantians…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Information

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luciano Floridi

    Information and communication technology occupies a central place in the modern world, with society becoming increasingly dependent on it every day. It is therefore unsurprising that it has become a growing subject area in contemporary philosophy, which relies heavily on informational concepts. The…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Biodiversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Justin Garson, Anya Plutynski, Sahotra Sarkar

    Biological diversity - or ‘biodiversity’ - is the degree of variation of life within an ecosystem. It is a relatively new topic of study but has grown enormously in recent years. Because of its interdisciplinary nature the very concept of biodiversity is the subject of debate amongst philosophers,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of the Social Mind

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julian Kiverstein

    The idea that humans are by nature social and political animals can be traced back to Aristotle. More recently, it has also generated great interest and controversy in related disciplines such as anthropology, biology, psychology, neuroscience and even economics. What is it about humans that…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge

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