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  • Gandhi and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sanjeev Kumar

    This book develops a critical understanding of Mahatma Gandhi’s philosophy and practice in the context of contemporary challenges and engages with some of his key work and ideas. It highlights the relevance of Gandhi’s legacy in the quest towards peace-building, equity and global justice. The…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge India

  • The Production of Heritage

    The Politicisation of Architectural Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Alan Chandler, Michela Pace

    In this important book, the authors unpack the theoretical and practical issues around the development of heritage sites, critically dissecting key conservation benchmarks such as the ICOMOS guidelines, BS 7913 and the RIBA Conservation Plan of Work to reveal the mechanics of heritage guidance, its…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes of the Asia-Pacific

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kapila Silva

    The Routledge Handbook on Historic Urban Landscapes in Asia-Pacific sheds light onto the balancing act of urban heritage management, focusing specifically on the Asia-Pacific regions in which this challenge is imminent and in need of effective solutions. Urban heritage, while being threatened…

    Hardback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
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  • Economic Development and Mental Illness

    Anticipating and Mitigating Disruptive Change, 1st Edition

    By Alf H. Walle

    Social, economic, and technological change disrupts many indigenous, ethnic, and rural communities even when it offers progress. Counter-productive impacts are not often adequately anticipated, and they emerge as catalysts for social and psychological dysfunction. This book addresses ways to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-28 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Contemporary European Social Movements

    Protest in Turbulent Times, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cristina Flesher Fominaya, Ramon A. Feenstra

    European social movements have become increasingly visible in recent years, generating intense public debates. From anti-austerity and pro-democracy movements to right wing nationalist movements, these movements expose core conflicts around European democracy, identity, politics and society. The…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Urban Renewal in India

    Accommodating people, ideas and lifeworlds in Mumbai's redeveloping chawls, 1st Edition

    By Pablo Holwitt

    This book interrogates contemporary processes of neoliberal urban renewal in the Global South by studying the model of chawl-redevelopment in Mumbai, India. The model of chawl-redevelopment is used to address questions surrounding contemporary urban renewal. Focusing on attempts to redevelop Mumbai…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Heterosexualities Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Joseph Dean, Nancy L. Fischer

    While a majority of people identify as "heterosexual" if asked about their sexual identity, what does that really mean? How did identifying as "straight" arise, particularly in relation to identifying as "queer," "lesbian," and "gay"? How are individuals socialized to view themselves and others as…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Universal Basic Income

    1st Edition

    By Brian McDonough, Jessie Bustillos Morales

    Universal basic income is a controversial policy which is causing a stir amongst academics, politicians, journalists and policy makers all over the world. The idea of receiving ‘money for nothing’, with no strings attached, has for a long time appeared a crazy or radical proposal. But today, this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
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  • Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja Bastia, Ronald Skeldon

    The Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development provides an interdisciplinary, agenda-setting survey of the fields of migration and development, bringing together over sixty expert contributors from around the world to chart current and future trends in research on this topic. The links…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Cinematic Political

    Film Composition as Political Theory, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    In this book Michael J. Shapiro stages a series of pedagogical encounters between political theory, represented as a compositional challenge, and cinematic texts, emphasizing how to achieve an effective research paper/essay by heeding the compositional strategies of films. The text’s…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge

  • Field Instruction in Social Work Education

    A Guide to Research in India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roshni Nair, Srilatha Juvva, Vimla V Nadkarni

    A comprehensive guide to social work praxis, this book provides a clear conceptual understanding of field work supervision in India. It elaborates on the dynamic components of field work instruction— the methodologies and effective strategies, the supervisor-student-agency triad, challenges, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-11 
    Routledge India

  • The Routledge Handbook on Financial Social Work

    Direct Practice with Vulnerable Populations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Callahan, Jodi Jacobson Frey, Rachel Imboden

    The Routledge Handbook on Financial Social Work explicates the financial needs, issues, and interventions within populations and theoretical approaches, and it assists clinician practitioners in intervening expertly and comprehensively. This book covers a range of issues in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10 
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