Social & Cultural Anthropology Products

  • 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

  • Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia

    The Case of Papua

    By Budi Hernawan

    State-sponsored torture and peacebuilding encapsulate the essence of many of the current conflicts in Indonesia. Papua in particular provides a thought-provoking example of the intricacy and complexity of building peace amidst enduring conflict and violence. This book examines the complex power…

    Hardback – 2017-09-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • An Ethnography of Global Environmentalism

    Becoming Friends of the Earth

    By Caroline Gatt

    Based on nine years of research, this is the first book to offer an in-depth ethnographic study of a transnational environmentalist federation and of activists themselves. The book presents an account of the daily life and the ethical strivings of environmental activist members of Friends of the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • The Routledge Companion to Trust

    Edited by Rosalind H. Searle, Ann-Marie I. Nienaber, Sim B. Sitkin

    In recent years, trust has enjoyed increasing interest from a wide range of parties, including organizations, policymakers, and the media. Perennially linked to turbulence and scandals, the damaging and rebuilding of trust is a contemporary concern affecting all areas of society. Comprising six…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • Living Languages and New Approaches to Language Revitalisation Research

    By Tonya N. Stebbins, Kris Eira, Vicki L. Couzens

    This book advocates for a new model of describing the practices of language revitalization, and decolonizing the research methods used to study them. The volume provides a comprehensive treatment of the theoretical and methodological foundations of working with communities revitalizing their…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Innovative Departures

    Anthropology and the Indian Diaspora

    By Ravindra K. Jain

    This volume brings together analytical insights from modern social and cultural anthropology to unravel processes of globalization in the 21st century through diasporic migrations. Developments in anthropological theory and method are traced from the heritage of Enlightenment to the present times,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-22 
    Routledge India

  • Spirituality and Childbirth

    Meaning and Care at the Start of Life

    Edited by Susan Crowther, Jenny Hall

    Highlighting aspects of birth often taken for granted, ignored or left silenced, this book questions the art and meaning of childbirth. Addressing spirituality in and around the start of life from a variety of thought-provoking perspectives, it examines the apparent paradox of impersonal…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Modernity and Male Migrant Workers in China

    Becoming a 'Modern' Man

    By Xiaodong Lin

    Rural-urban migration within China has transformed and reshaped rural people’s lives during the past few decades, and has been one of the most visible phenomena of the economic reforms enacted since the late 1970s. Whilst Feminist scholars have addressed rural women’s experience of struggle and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Trafficking

    Edited by Ryszard Piotrowicz, Conny Rijken, Baerbel Heide Uhl

    Trafficking in human beings (THB) has been described as modern slavery. It is a serious criminal activity that has significant ramifications for the human rights of the victims. It poses major challenges to the state, society and individual victims. THB is not a static given but a constantly…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Border Crossings

    Essays in Identity and Belonging

    Edited by Paul Longley Arthur, Leena Kurvet-Kaosaar

    The border between intimate memory and historical revelation is explored in this wide-ranging collection, which features original contributions from leading figures in the life writing field from Australia, Canada, Europe, UK, and the USA. The transmission and preservation of personal knowledge…

    Hardback – 2017-09-09 
    Routledge

  • Critical Times in Greece

    Anthropological Engagements with the Crisis

    Edited by Dimitris Dalakoglou, Georgios Agelopoulos

    This volume brings together new anthropological research on the Greek crisis. With a number of contributions from academics based both inside and outside Greece, the book addresses a number of key issues such as the refugee crisis, far-right extremism and the social, political, economic and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Anthropology and/as Education

    By Tim Ingold

    There is more to education than teaching and learning, and more to anthropology than making studies of other people’s lives. Here Tim Ingold argues that both anthropology and education are ways of studying, and of leading life, with others. In this provocative book, he goes beyond an exploration of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

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