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  • Tourism and Nationalism in Nepal

    A Developing Country Perspective

    By Kalyan Bhandari

    There has been increased interest in the role and impact of tourism in the making of a ‘nation’ and the way it interacts with various social institutions and processes. This book explores the role of tourism in the expression of nationalism in Nepal. It considers how various touristic sites, icons,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Morality and Moral Controversies

    Readings in Moral, Social and Political Philosophy, 10th Edition

    Edited by Steven Scalet, John Arthur

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Public Reason

    A Critical Introduction

    By Blain Neufeld

    Because citizens in a culturally diverse democracy hold to different religious and philosophical doctrines, these doctrines often breed political conflict when they inform issues like gay marriage, physician-assisted suicide, education, and abortion. In recent decades, philosophers and political…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Social Work and Sustainability in Asia

    Facing the Challenges of Global Environmental Changes

    Edited by Alice Ming Lin Chong, Iris Chi

    The rapid trend of globalization has brought a variety of sustainability challenges, including global climate change, biodiversity loss, poverty, and social inequalities, which are problems with unclear boundaries, complicated interrelated components, undefined parameters, contradictory values, and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • Revival: Soviet Work Attitudes (1979)

    By Yanowitch M

    This title was first published in 1979.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Peace Movement Organizations and Activists in the U.S.

    An Analytic Bibliography

    By John Lofland, Victoria Johnson, Pamela Kato

    Here is the most comprehensive compilation and analytic classification of book-length publications on the immense upwelling of peace activism that occurred in the United States during the 1980’s. It is an indispensable reference addition to the bookshelf of all researchers of peace movements in the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Managing Project Ending

    By Virpi Havila, Asta Salmi

    Understanding project endings is a significant part of project management, yet there is relatively little work published in this important area. This book addresses the gap, focusing on the successful management of project endings, showing how to plan for the ending of a project, how to create…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Children in Foster Care

    By James Barber, Paul Delfabbro, Robyn Gilbertson

    Researchers, practitioners, journalists and politicians increasingly recognise that foster care throughout the world is in a state of crisis. There are more and more children needing care and, as residential alternatives dry up, more of these children are being assigned to foster families. This…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Black Elderly

    Satisfaction and Quality of Later Life

    By Carlton Munson, Marguerite Coke, James A Twaite

    In The Black Elderly: Satisfaction and Quality of Later Life, authors Marguerite Coke and James Twaite present the results of an empirical study of factors that influence the well-being of older black Americans. Like all older individuals in industrial nations, elderly blacks are confronted with…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Beyond the Individual

    Environmental Approaches and Prevention

    By Robert E Hess

    Here is a stimulating volume on the psychological damage caused by our exposures to ills in the environment. Topics include case studies from environmental catastrophes (Love Canal, Three Mile Island) and research on how groups respond to and cope with environmental stresses. This timely book is…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    Fifty Years and Beyond

    By Yael Danieli, Elsa Stamatopoulou, Clarence Dias

    Containing contributions by specialists from the intergovernmental and non-governmental worlds and voices of victim/survivors, the book critically reviews the international and regional human rights systems established over the past 50 years in terms of their effectiveness for the victims of human…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Laura Grindstaff, John R. Hall, Ming-cheng Lo

    The thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the Handbook of Cultural Sociology provides an unparalleled overview of sociological and related scholarship on the complex relations of culture to social structures and everyday life. With 70 essays written by scholars from around the world, the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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