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  • Young People in the Labour Market

    Past, Present, Future

    By Andy Furlong, John Goodwin, Sarah Hadfield, Stuart Hall, Kevin Lowden, Henrietta O'Connor, Réka Plugor

    It is argued that levels of suffering among young people have always been much higher than suggested by governments. Indeed, policies towards young workers have often been framed in ways that help secure conformity to a new employment landscape in which traditional securities have been…

    Hardback – 2017-10-06 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Caribbean Crime and Criminal Justice

    Impacts of Post-Colonialism and Gender

    Edited by Katharina J Joosen, Corin A Bailey

    Despite high crime rates among men in the Caribbean, rising rates of violence against women in the region, and a significant number of Caribbean nationals incarcerated abroad due to drug smuggling, existing research has yet to offer explanations that are tailored to the unique Caribbean societies…

    Hardback – 2017-10-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Trans* Lives in the United States

    Challenges of Transition and Beyond

    By Andrew Cutler Seeber

    Being and becoming trans* is a complex and varied experience whether an individual is living openly as trans* or not. Few published studies in either the academic or popular press illuminate the challenges of living as a trans* person after medical and social transition are complete. Trans* Lives…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06 
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Women and Politics

    A Quest for Political Equality in an Age of Economic Inequality

    By Barbara Burrell

    Women and Politics: A Quest for Political Equality in an Age of Economic Inequality describes the many ways in which women in the United States have used their voices in the political process. The book is about the involvement of women as individuals and about their group efforts to achieve…

    Paperback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Identity Politics

  • Business Bullshit

    By André Spicer

    Our organizations are flooded with empty talk. We are constantly "going forward" to lands of "deliverables", stopping off on the "journey" to "drill down" into "best practice". Being an expert at using management speak has become more important in corporate life than delivering long lasting results…

    Paperback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of the Indian Diaspora

    Edited by Radha S. Hegde, Ajaya Kumar Sahoo

    The geographical diversity of the Indian diaspora has been shaped against the backdrop of the historical forces of colonialism, nationalism and neoliberal globalization. In each of these global moments, the demand for Indian workers has created the multiple global pathways of the Indian diasporas.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge History of Disability

    Edited by Roy Hanes, Ivan Brown, Nancy E. Hansen

    The Routledge History of Disability explores the shifting attitudes towards and representations of disabled people from the age of antiquity to the twenty-first century. Taking an international view of the subject, this wide-ranging collection shows that the history of disability cuts across racial…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Adolescents and Their Facebook Narratives

    A Digital Coming of Age

    By Jill Walsh

    Adolescents are forging a new path to self-development, taking advantage of the technology at their fingertips to produce desired results. In Adolescents and their Facebook Narratives, Walsh specifically explores how social media impacts teenagers' personal development. Indeed, through unique…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • Countering Economic Crime

    A Comparative Analysis

    By Axel Palmer

    Economic crime is a significant feature of the UK’s economic landscape and yet despite the government’s bold mission statements ‘to hold those suspected of financial wrongdoing to account’ as part of their ‘day of reckoning’ and ‘serious about white collar crime’ agenda, there is a sense that this…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

  • International Who's Who of Women 2018

    11th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    The most influential and distinguished women throughout the world are brought together in this unique single-volume publication. Listing more than 7,500 entries from a variety of backgrounds, this new ninth edition reflects the significant role of women in modern society. A one-stop research tool…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge
    Biographical Reference Series

  • GIS and the Social Sciences

    Theory and Applications

    By Dimitris Ballas, Graham Clarke, Rachel S. Franklin, Andy Newing

    GIS and the Social Sciences offers a uniquely social science approach on the theory and application of GIS with a range of modern examples. It explores how human geography can engage with a variety of important policy issues through linking together GIS and spatial analysis, and demonstrates the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge

  • Feminist Spaces

    Gender and Geography in a Global Context

    By Jennifer Fluri, Sharlene Mollett, Ann M Oberhauser, Risa Whitson

    Feminist Spaces introduces students and academic researchers to major themes and empirical studies in feminist geography. It examines new areas of feminist research including: embodiment, sexuality, masculinity, intersectional analysis, and environment and development. In addition to considering…

    Paperback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge

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