Critical Theory Products

  • On the Genealogy of Critique

    Or How We Have Become Decadently Indignant, 1st Edition

    By Diana Stypinska

    On the Genealogy of Critique intervenes into both the contemporary academic debates on critique and today’s mainstream criticism by reflecting upon the relationship between criticality and social change in the age of post-politics. What does it mean to be critical? When we are told that…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Liberal Neutrality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Reeve, Robert E. Goodin

    Originally published in 1989 Liberal Neutrality approaches the recommendation of neutrality by confronting the abstract prescription (that we should be neutral) with the implications for particular people and institutions. This not only identifies what neutrality involves logically, but also…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Art of Global Power

    Artwork and Popular Cultures as World-Making Practices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Merson

    Artwork and popular cultures are crucial sites of contesting and transforming power relationships in world politics. The contributors to this edited collection draw on their experiences across arts, activist, and academic communities to analyze how the global politics of colonialism, capitalism,…

    Hardback – 2020-02-27 
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Towards Sustainable Development

    Essays on System Analysis of National Policy, 1st Edition

    By Khalid Saeed

    First published in 1998, this second edition includes the 10 published essays and 3 working papers collected in the first edition, as well as additional writings on sustainable development penned by Saeed and his students over the subsequent six years. Two of the original working papers were…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Critical Theory and the Classical World

    1st Edition

    By Martyn Hudson

    This book radically re-examines Europe’s imaginaries of its origin in the ancient Greek world. Extracting central concepts of critical theory in its widest sense - beyond the Frankfurt School - like the human, force, spirit and domination, it allies them to characters, mythologies and motifs in…

    Paperback – 2020-01-17 
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • The Power of Emotions in World Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Koschut

    This book argues that the link between emotions and discourse provides a new and promising framework to theorize and empirically analyse power relationships in world politics. Examining the ways in which discourse evokes, reveals, and engages emotions, the expert contributors argue that emotions…

    Hardback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Dipesh Chakrabarty and the Global South

    Subaltern Studies, Postcolonial Perspectives, and the Anthropocene, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saurabh Dube, Sanjay Seth, Ajay Skaria

    Over the last four decades, Dipesh Chakrabarty’s astonishingly wide-ranging scholarship has elaborated a range of important issues, especially those of modernity, identity, and politics – in dialogue with postcolonial theory and critical historiography – on global and planetary scales. All of this…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Postcolonial Politics

  • Ilan Gur-Ze’ev and Education

    Pedagogies of Transformation and Peace, 1st Edition

    By Alexandre Guilherme

    Ilan Gur-Ze'ev and Education: Pedagogies of Transformation and Peace critically analyses and introduces the main ideas of Ilan Gur-Ze’ev, reflecting on his continuing theoretical and practical relevance for the field of education. This book offers an accessible, higher-level critical…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Naming a Transnational Black Feminist Framework

    Writing in Darkness, 1st Edition

    By K. Melchor Quick Hall

    By writing Black feminist texts into the IR canon and naming a common Black feminist praxis, this text charts a path towards a transnational Black feminist (TBF) framework in IR, and outlines why a TBF framework is a much needed intervention in the field. Situated at the intersection of IR and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge
    Worlding Beyond the West

  • International Relations Narratives

    Plotting World Politics, 1st Edition

    By Riikka Kuusisto

    This book presents an innovative approach to research in International Relations by examining 12 theoretical contributions to the field as competing narrative bids. It demonstrates the pervasive nature of storytelling and considers narratives as a means of causal explanation in the human…

    Hardback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Ukraine: Contested Nationhood in a European Context

    Contested Nationhood in a European Context, 1st Edition

    By Ulrich Schmid

    Ukraine: Contested Nationhood in a European Context challenges the common view that Ukraine is a country split between a pro-European West and a pro-Russian East. The volume navigates the complicated cultural history of Ukraine and highlights the importance of regional traditions for an…

    Hardback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge
    Europa Country Perspectives

  • Sociological Theory and the Capability Approach

    1st Edition

    By Spiros Gangas

    Sociological Theory and the Capability Approach connects normative strands of sociological theory to the fusion of ethics and economics proposed by Amartya Sen’s and Martha Nussbaum’s capability approach. Spanning classical (Hegel, Marx, Durkheim, Scheler, Weber) and contemporary debates (…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15
    Routledge
    International Library of Sociology

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