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  • Within and Beyond Citizenship

    Borders, membership and belonging

    Edited by Roberto G. Gonzales, Nando Sigona

    Within and Beyond Citizenship brings together cutting-edge research in sociology and social anthropology on the relationship between immigration status, rights and belonging in contemporary societies of immigration, to offer a daring new perspective on these questions. It offers new insights into…

    Hardback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Civilising Citizens in Post-Mao China

    Understanding the Rhetoric of Suzhi

    By Delia Lin

    Delia Lin lectures in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Adelaide. Her research interests include political thought, governance, ideology and discourse.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Migration and Integration in Singapore

    Policies and Practice

    Edited by Yap Mui Teng, Gillian Koh, Debbie Soon

    Between 2000 and 2010, Singapore witnessed a huge influx of foreign migrants. The proportion of permanent residents in the total population increased from 7% to 11%, while the share of non-resident foreigners has risen from 19% to 25%. This was as much the result of the spontaneous movement of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research On Public and Social Policy in Asia

  • Turkish National Identity and Its Outsiders

    Memories of State Violence in Dersim

    By Ozlem Goner

    This book examines the ways in which states and nations are constructed and legitimated through defining and managing outsiders. Focusing on Turkey and the municipality of Dersim – a region that has historically combined different outsider identities, including Armenian, Kurdish, and Alevi…

    Hardback – 2017-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Building Citizenship from Below

    Precarity, Migration, and Agency

    Edited by Marcel Paret, Shannon Gleeson

    Focusing on what can be referred to as the ‘precarity-agency-migration nexus’, this comprehensive volume leverages the political, economic, and social dynamics of migration to better understand both deepening inequality and popular resistance. Drawing on rich ethnographic and interview-based…

    Hardback – 2017-06-05 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights, Islam and the Failure of Cosmopolitanism

    By June Edmunds

    Cosmopolitanism, as an intellectual and political project, has failed. The portrayal of human rights, especially European, as evidence of cosmopolitanism in practice is misguided. Cosmopolitan theorists point to the rise of claims-making to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) among Europe’s…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Contentious Politics of Refugee and Migrant Protest and Solidarity Movements

    Remaking Citizenship from the Margins

    Edited by Ilker Atac, Kim Rygiel, Maurice Stierl

    Over the past two years, large-scale migratory movements to Europe have gained worldwide attention, and have prompted ever-greater desires to govern and control them. At the same time, we have seen the emergence of political struggles for rights to movement and demands for greater social justice,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-11 
    Routledge

  • From International Relations to World Civilizations

    The contributions of Robert W. Cox

    Edited by Shannon Brincat

    This volume explores the work of Robert W. Cox across International Relations, International Political Economy, and International Historical Sociology. Robert W. Cox has been a key figure in so-called critical approaches to world politics, contributing to the inter-paradigm debate in IR, pioneering…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • (En)gendering the Political

    Citizenship from marginal spaces

    Edited by Joe B. Turner

    What is the relationship between being political and citizenship? What might it mean to be marginalised through both the practices and knowledge of citizenship? What might citizenship look like from a position of social, political and cultural exclusion? This book responds to these questions by…

    Hardback – 2017-05-02 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Regional Protection Frameworks for Refugees

    Edited by Susan Kneebone

    This collection focuses on regional approaches to refugee protection, and specifically upon the norms, and the norm entrepreneurs of those approaches. It considers how recent crises in refugee protection (such as the Syrian and Andaman Sea crises) have highlighted the strengths and limits of…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Diasporas and Transnationalisms

    The Journey of the Komagata Maru

    Edited by Anjali Gera Roy, Ajaya Kumar Sahoo

    The Komagata Maru incident has become central to ongoing debates on Canadian racism, immigration, multiculturalism, citizenship and Indian nationalist resistance. The chapters presented in this book, written by established and emerging historians and scholars in literary, cultural, religious,…

    Hardback – 2017-04-11 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Slums in the Global South

    Urban Informality in Brazil, India, South Africa and Peru

    Edited by Véronique Dupont, David Jordhus-Lier, Catherine Sutherland, Einar Braathen

    Seeing urban politics from the perspective of those who reside in slums offers an important dimension to the study of urbanism in the global South. Many people living in sub-standard conditions do not have their rights as urban citizens recognised and realise that they cannot rely on formal…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

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