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  • Uprooting University Apartheid in South Africa

    From Liberalism to Decolonization, 1st Edition

    By Teresa A. Barnes

    South Africa continues to be an object of fascination for people everywhere interested in social justice issues, postcolonial studies and critical race theory as manifested by the enormous worldwide attention given to the #RhodesMustFall movement. In this book, Teresa Barnes examines universities’…

    Hardback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Africa

  • Anti-Islamic Protest in the UK

    Policy Responses to the Far Right, 1st Edition

    By William Allchorn

    Demonstrations by far-right groups, such as the English Defence League, Britain First and PEGIDA, have caused considerable social and civic unrest in UK cities for nearly a decade. But how should policymakers respond to far-right and anti-Muslim activism? Drawing on extensive primary research with…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Catholic Mediations in Southern Europe

    The Invisible Politics of Religion, 1st Edition

    By Xabier Itçaina

    Investigating the role played by religious actors in sociopolitical issues as a manifestation of the invisible politics of religion, this book concentrates on the social economy, support to migrants, the fight against social exclusion and pacifist campaigns, where religious actors have played…

    Hardback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • Interrogating Communalism

    Violence, Citizenship and Minorities in South India, 1st Edition

    By Salah Punathil

    This book examines conflict and violence among religious minorities and the implication on the idea of citizenship in contemporary India. Going beyond the usual Hindu-Muslim question, it situates communalism in the context of conflicts between Muslims and Christians. By tracing the long history of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge India
    Religion and Citizenship

  • Slogans

    Subjection, Subversion, and the Politics of Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolette Makovicky, Anne-Christine Trémon, Sheyla S. Zandonai

    Focusing on contexts of accelerated economic and political reform, this volume critically examines the role of slogans in the contemporary projects of populist mobilization, neoliberal governance, and civic subversion. Bringing together a collection of ethnographic studies from Greece, Slovakia,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Cinematic Tourist Mobilities and the Plight of Development

    On Atmospheres, Affects, and Environments, 1st Edition

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    It is said that movies have encroached upon social realities creating tourism enclaves based on distortions of history and heritage, or simulations that disregard both. What localities and nation-states value are discarded, suppressed, or modified beyond recognition in neoliberal markets; thus…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Media Commons and Social Movements

    Grassroots Mediations Against Neoliberal Politics, 1st Edition

    By Jorge Saavedra Utman

    What does it mean to have a voice in a formal democracy operating under neoliberal guidelines and with an almost entirely private media system? How can the people gain their voice and engage in a dialogue with hegemonic actors and discourses? In this book, Jorge Saavedra Utman examines the role of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    Volume 1: Concepts and Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Juergen Mackert, Bryan S. Turner

    There is no threat to Western democracies today comparable to the rise of right-wing populism. While it has played an increasing role at least since the 1990s, only the social consequences of the global financial crises in 2008 have given it its break that led to UK’s ‘Brexit’ and the election…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Routledge Handbook of LGBTQIA Administration and Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wallace Swan

    The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, and Allies community (abbreviated LGBTQIA or "LGBT") is responding to a radically changed social and political environment. While a host of books have analyzed legal dimensions of LGBT public policy, this authoritative Routledge…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge

  • Populism and the Crisis of Democracy

    3 volume set, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gregor Fitzi, Bryan S Turner, Jurgen Mackert

    Today, there is no comparable threat to Western democracies as the rise of right-wing populism. While it has played an increasing role at least since the 1990s, only the social consequences of the global financial crises in 2008 have given its break that led to UK’s ‘Brexit’ and the election of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • The New Global Politics

    Global Social Movements in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harry E. Vanden, Peter N. Funke, Gary Prevost

    Over the past decade, there has been an unprecedented mobilization of street protests worldwide, from the demonstrations that helped bring progressive governments to power in Latin America, to the Arab Spring, to Occupy movements in the United States and Europe, to democracy protests in China. This…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Power, Legitimacy and the Public Sphere

    The Iranian Ta’ziyeh Theatre Ritual, 1st Edition

    By Amin Sharifi Isaloo

    A ground-breaking study of political transformations in non-Western societies, this book applies anthropological, sociological and political concepts to the recent history of Iran to explore the role played by a ritual theatrical performance (Ta’ziyeh) and its symbols on the construction of public…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Contemporary Liminality

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