Race & Ethnic Studies Products

  • Constructing Genocide and Mass Violence

    Society, Crisis, Identity

    By Maureen S. Hiebert

    This book addresses two closely related questions: what is the process by which the relatively short and violent genocides of the twentieth century and beyond have occurred? Why have these instances of mass violence been genocidal and not some other form of state violence, repression, or conflict?…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • The Sexual Politics of Asylum

    By Calogero Giametta

    Today within neoliberal democracies, gender and sexuality provisions give people the opportunity of being granted social and legal protection. But how does the asylum system intervene into claimants’ understandings of themselves and in what ways does this affect their livelihoods in the country of…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Critical Diversities

  • Return Migration and Psychosocial Wellbeing

    Discourses, Policy-Making and Outcomes for Migrants and their Families

    Edited by Zana Vathi, Russell King

    Return migration is a topic of growing interest among academics and policy makers. Nonetheless, issues of psychosocial wellbeing are rarely discussed in its context. Return Migration and Psychosocial Wellbeing problematises the widely-held assumption that return to the country of origin, especially…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • International Migration and International Security

    Why Prejudice is a Global Security Threat

    By Valeria Bello

    Through an interdisciplinary analytic lens that combines debates emerged in the fields of international relations, political science and sociology, Valeria Bello reveals how transnational dynamics have increased extremism, prejudiced attitudes towards others and international xenophobia. Bello…

    Paperback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge

  • Race and Ethnicity in the Juvenile and Criminal Justice Systems

    Contemporary issues of offending behavior and judicial responses

    Edited by Jennifer H Peck

    Over the last few decades, the racial and ethnic composition of the United States has changed dramatically. This seismic transformation has important implications for theory, research, policy, and public opinion – perhaps most crucially around the topic of race/ethnicity and our justice systems.…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge

  • Fictions of Integration

    American Children's Literature and the Legacies of Brown v. Board of Education

    By Naomi Lesley

    This book examines how children’s and young adult literature addresses and interrogates the legacies of American school desegregation. Such literature narrates not only the famous battles to implement desegregation in the South, in places like Little Rock, Arkansas, but also more insidious and less…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge
    Children's Literature and Culture

  • Ethnicity, Gender and the Border Economy

    Living in the Turkey-Georgia Borderlands

    By Latife Akyüz

    For whom and why are borders drawn? What are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? And what are the symbolic projections of these physical realities? Constituted by experience and memory, borders shape a "border image" in the minds and social memory of people beyond the lines of the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07 
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • Religion, Migration, and Mobility

    The Brazilian Experience

    Edited by Cristina Maria de Castro, Andrew Dawson

    Focusing on migration and mobility, this edited collection examines the religious landscape of Brazil as populated and shaped by transnational flows and domestic migratory movements. Bringing together interdisciplinary perspectives on migration and religion, this book argues that Brazil’s diverse…

    Hardback – 2017-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Local Identities and Politics

    Negotiating the Old and the New

    By Kees Terlouw

    The relation between identity and space is strong and generates many conflicts. Most people attach great importance to their local community and its identity. The possibility of change can cause turmoil and become fertile ground for staking new identities. Understanding how these changes can take…

    Hardback – 2017-03-04 
    Routledge

  • Racial Cities

    Governance and the Segregation of Romani People in Urban Europe

    By Giovanni Picker

    Going beyond race-blind approaches to spatial segregation in Europe, Racial Cities argues that race is the logic through which stigmatized and segregated "Gypsy urban areas" have emerged and persisted in post-WWII Europe. Building on nearly a decade of ethnographic and historical research in…

    Hardback – 2017-03-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Reconciling with the Past

    Resources and Obstacles in a Global Perspective

    Edited by Annika Frieberg, C.K. Martin Chung

    Are countries truly reconciled after successful conflict resolution? Are only resource-rich regions capable of reconciliation, while supposedly resource-poor ones are condemned to recurring conflicts? This book examines the availability of various resources for political reconciliation, and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • Interrogating Intersectionalities, Gendering Mobilities, Racializing Transnationalism

    Edited by Laura Oso, Ramon Grosfoguel, Anastasia Christou

    Encouraging a conversation among scholars working with questions of transnationalism from the perspective of gender and race, this book explores the intersectionality between these two forms of oppression and their relation to transnational migration. How do sexism and racism articulate the…

    Hardback – 2017-03-03 
    Routledge

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