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  • A History of Indigenous Latin America

    Araucanians to Zapatistas, 1st Edition

    By Rene Harder Horst

    Indigenous people have played an incredibly important role in the history of the Americas. From their earliest encounters with Europeans, which helped shape the institutions of the colonial period, to recent mobilizations that have toppled regimes and put one of their own into power, the indigenous…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Branding Gandhi

    1st Edition

    By Ritu Khanduri

    Branding Gandhi renews attention to thinking about our relationship with stuff through Gandhi‘s politics, his image, his things, and the history of branding Gandhi. Based on archival research this book will provoke thinking about why we remain fascinated with brands. The chapters of this book…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

  • Trauma, Memory, and Healing in Asian Literature and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sharanya Jayawickrama

    Is trauma a concept that can be translated across cultures? Can it have global applicability and utility for literary and cultural analysis? Do the approaches and perspectives generated by literary and cultural work hold purchase for social and political interventions? Modern Asia is a region in…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • The Atlas of Migration in Europe

    A Critical Geography of Migration Policies, 1st Edition

    By Migreurop

    This book follows the journeys of those fleeing war, poverty or political crises, risking their lives as they attempt to find sanctuary in Europe. Over the past 25 years, almost 40,000 migrants have been reported missing or died due to drowning or exhaustion on the borders of Europe. 6,000 migrants…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Ragged Trousered NGOs

    Development Work under Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    By Charles Buxton

    Ragged Trousered NGOs is a compelling insider's account of the NGO sector and civil society over the past 40 years, examining how and why people take collective action and engage in social development projects. The book explores different organisational and methodological aspects of NGO work…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Asian Societies: An introduction

    1st Edition

    By Bryan S. Turner

    This textbook provides an ambitious overview of Asia from the perspective of the comparative sociology of culture and social structure. Starting with the history of colonialism and empire, the study examines major dimensions of modern social change from population and migration, the growth of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Community Based Natural Resource Management

    From Economic Principles to Practical Governance, 1st Edition

    By Brian Child

    Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) emerged in the 1980s as a response to the need for greater local participation to conserve and manage natural and wild resources in the face of increasing encroachment by agricultural and other forms of land use development. This book…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Sex, Culture and Identity in Taiwan

    1st Edition

    By Hoi Yan Yau

    This book, based on extensive original research, explores the formation of sexual identity and the sexual self of Taiwanese individuals. Including the findings of in-depth interview research, the book considers individuals with a range of different sexual orientations and partnership situations,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

  • The Commons in a Glocal World

    Global Connections and Local Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tobias Haller, Thomas Breu, Tine De Moor, Christian Rohr, Heinzpeter Znoj

    This volume focuses on how, in Europe, the debate on the commons is discussed in regard to historical and contemporary dimensions, referencing the work on Elinor Ostrom. It also explores how Europe directly and indirectly affected and affects, the commons globally from the perspective of new…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Airplanes, the Environment, and the Human Condition

    1st Edition

    By Hans A. Baer

    The number of airplane flights worldwide continues to grow and is one of the many drivers of climate change. In this book Hans Baer argues that air travel has become a key part of modern cultural and social life and a source of tremendous profit-making, and thus an integral component of the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Dialectics, Power, and Knowledge Construction in Qualitative Research

    Beyond Dichotomy, 1st Edition

    By Adital Ben-Ari, Guy Enosh

    This volume explores the ontological, epistemological, ethical, and political foundations of quantitative research, conceptualizing knowledge production as an interactive process between researchers, participants, and the studied phenomenon, developing new perspectives and bridging the gap between…

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

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