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  • Elsewhere in America

    The Crisis of Belonging in Contemporary Culture

    By David Trend

    Americans think of their country as a welcoming place where everyone has equal opportunity. Yet historical baggage and anxious times can restrain these possibilities. Newcomers often find that civic belonging comes with strings attached––riddled limitations or legally punitive rites of passage. For…

    Paperback – 2016-05-18 
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Origins of Inequality in Human Societies

    By Bernd Baldus

    Since the beginning of social life, human societies have faced the problem how to distribute the results of collaborative activities among the participants. The solutions they found ranged from egalitarian to unequal but also caused more social division and conflict than just about any other social…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Ernest Bevin

    By Peter Weiler

    Hardback – 2016-04-18 
    Routledge

  • State Looteries

    Historical Continuity, Rearticulations of Racism, and American Taxation

    By Kasey Henricks, David G. Embrick

    Fifty years ago, familiar images of the lottery would have been strange, as no state lottery existed then. Few researchers have uncovered the obscure role lotteries play in the changing composition of American taxation. Even less is known about what role race plays in this process. More than simply…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Material Feminisms

    New Directions for Education

    Edited by Carol A. Taylor, Gabrielle Ivinson

    Material Feminisms: New Directions for Education provides a range of powerful theoretical and innovative methodological examples to illuminate how new material feminism can be put to work in education to open up new avenues of research design and practice. It poses challenging questions about the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-13 
    Routledge

  • Working-Class Images of Society

    Edited by Martin Bulmer

    First published in 1975. How do men come to perceive and evaluate a world in which marked inequalities of class and status exist? This book considers the nature of class images and their underlying work and community structures. Beginning with the argument that the perception of society varies…

    Hardback – 2016-03-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Varieties of Economic Inequality

    Edited by Sebastiano Fadda, Pasquale Tridico

    Recently, the issue of inequality has regained attention in economic and political debates. Although this interest is welcome, the debate is still mostly focused on income or wealth distribution, which is an important aspect but does not present a complete view of inequality. Most of the…

    Hardback – 2016-03-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change

    Intersections of race, class and gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    Sociological literature tends to view the social categories of race, class and gender as distinct and has avoided discussing how multiple intersections inform and contribute to experiences of injustice and inequity. This limited focus is clearly inadequate. Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change…

    Hardback – 2016-03-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

  • Good Company

    A Tramp Life, 3rd Edition

    By Douglas Harper

    This sociological classic shows how the railroad tramp’s status as a deviant changed from frontier itinerant to post settlement vagrant; from class conscious proletariat in the Depression to the damaged post WWII vet. The third edition (with new photos) discusses how today the freights have become…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24 
    Routledge

  • Indo-Australian Relations

    Encounters beyond the State

    Edited by Philip Darby

    This book explores a range of connections between India and Australia that fall outside the formal diplomacy of the two states. It examines how race, class and gender shape conceptions of the two nations, whose voices are heard and whose are not, and the politics that emerge from sport, culture,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Class, Gender, and the American Family Farm in the 20th Century

    By Elizabeth A. Ramey

    Integrating a focus on gender with Marx’s surplus-based notion of class, this book offers a one-of-a-kind analysis of family farms in the United States. The analysis shows how gender and class struggles developed during important moments in the history of these family farms shaped the trajectory of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11 
    Routledge
    New Political Economy

  • England's Ideal and Other Papers on Social Subjects

    By Edward Carpenter

    Originally published in 1887, Edward Carpenter’s England’s Ideal and other Papers on Social Subjects is a collection of his essays in the field of Social Science with a focus on English society at the time of writing. His writing was so influential that there was a near constant demand in the late…

    Hardback – 2016-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: The Collected Works of Edward Carpenter

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