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  • Law, Fiction and Activism in a Time of Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Nicole Rogers

    The book examines the narratives of climate change which have developed and which are currently evolving in three areas: law, fiction and activism. Narratives of climate change generated by litigants, judges, writers of fiction and activists are having, and will have, a profound effect on the way…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge

  • Nationalism, Language and Identity in India

    Measures of Community, 1st Edition

    By A P Ashwin Kumar

    This book examines linguistic nationalism in India. It focuses on the emergence of language as a marker of identity by analysing themes such as linguistic reorganization of states, nationalism, philology, and linguistic identity. Formulating a novel conception of doxastic nature of community…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge India

  • Thinking Design Through Literature

    1st Edition

    By Susan Yelavich

    This book deploys literature to explore the social lives of objects and places. The first book of its kind, it embraces things as diverse as escalators, coins, skyscrapers, pottery, radios, and robots, and encompasses places as various as home, country, cities, streets, and parks. Here, fiction,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • The Humanist (Re)Turn: Reclaiming the Self in Literature

    1st Edition

    By Michael Bryson

    The exciting new book argues for a renewed emphasis on humanism--contrary to the trend of post-humanism, or what Neema Parvini calls "the anti-humanism" of the last several decades of literary and theoretical scholarship. In this trail-blazing study, Michael Bryson argues for this renewal of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation

    Thresholds of Wonder: The Power of the Word IV, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francesca Bugliani Knox, Jennifer Reek

    This volume is a collection of essays that explains how literature, philosophy and theology have explored the role of wonder in our lives, particularly through poetry. Wonder has been an object of fascination for these disciplines from the Greek antiquity onwards, yet the connections between their…

    Hardback – 2019-08-16 
    Routledge

  • No Dialect Please, You're a Poet

    English Dialect in Poetry in the 20th and 21st Centuries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Hélie, Elise Brault-Dreux, Emilie Loriaux

    No Dialect Please, You're a Poet is situated at the crossroads in research areas of literature and linguistics. This collection of essays brings to the forefront the many ways in which dialect is present in poetry and how it is realised in both written texts and oral performances. In examining…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Law's Sacrifice

    Approaching the Problem of Sacrifice in Law, Literature, and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian W. Nail, Jeffrey A. Ellsworth

    This volume examines the relationship between law and sacrifice as a crucial nexus for theorizing the dynamics of creation, destruction, transcendence, and violence within the philosophical and legal discourse of western society. At a time of populist political unrest, what philosophical and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-12 
    Routledge

  • Black USA and Spain

    Shared Memories in the 20th Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosalía Cornejo-Parriego

    During the 20th-century, Spaniards and African-Americans shared significant cultural memories forged by the profound impact that various artistic and historical events had on each other. Addressing three crucial periods (the Harlem Renaissance and Jazz Age, the Spanish Civil War, and Franco's…

    Hardback – 2019-08-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Nineteenth-Century Southern Women Writers

    Grace King and Modernism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melissa Walker Heidari, Brigitte Zaugg

    The essays in this book explore the role of Grace King’s fiction in the movement of American literature from local color and realism to modernism and show that her work exposes a postbellum New Orleans that is fragmented socially, politically, and linguistically. In her introduction, Melissa Walker…

    Hardback – 2019-08-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • The Autobiography Effect

    Writing the Self in Post-Structuralist Theory, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Schep

    Since the advent of post-structuralism, various authors have problematized the modern conception of autobiography by questioning the status of authorship and interrogating the relation between language and reality. Yet even after making autobiography into a theoretical problem, many of these…

    Hardback – 2019-08-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Auto/Biography Studies

  • Jane Austen's Men

    Rewriting Masculinity in the Romantic Era, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Ailwood

    This book illuminates Jane Austen’s exploration of masculinity through the courtship romance genre in the socially, politically and culturally turbulent Romantic era. Austen scrutinises, satirises, censures and ultimately rewrites dominant modes of masculinity through the courtship romance plot…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Romanticism

  • Modernism in the Green

    Public Greens in Modern Literature and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Julia Daniel, Margaret Elizabeth Konkol

    Modernism in the Green traces a trans-Atlantic modernist fascination with the creation, use, and representation of the modern green. From the verdant public commons in the heart of cities to the lookout points on mountains in national parks, planned green spaces serve as felicitous stages for the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Literatures and the Environment

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