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  • Smart Society

    A Sociological Perspective on Smart Living, 1st Edition

    By Roberta Iannone, Romina Gurashi, Ilaria Iannuzzi, Giovanni de Ghantuz Cubbe, Melissa Sessa

    Increasingly, we hear of ‘smart’ cities, communities, governance and people as constituting the basis of initiatives by which we might address various social and environmental problems, particularly those connected with sustainability, usually by means of an ‘intelligent’ connection with the ‘…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

  • The Lived Experiences of Muslims in Europe

    Recognition, Power and Intersubjective Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    By Des Delaney

    This book unearths new knowledge and challenges existing paradigms in relation to the integration of minority communities. It comprehensively reflects upon the complexity of recognition experiences and integration challenges faced by Muslim individuals and groups in Europe. By focusing on…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Queering Knowledge

    Analytics, Devices, and Investments after Marilyn Strathern, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Boyce, E.J. Gonzalez-Polledo, Silvia Posocco

    This volume draws on the significance of the work of Marilyn Strathern in respect of its potential to queer anthropological analysis and to foster the reimagining of the object of anthropology. The authors examine the ways in which Strathern’s varied analytics facilitate the construction of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • The Routledge Handbook of Political Ecology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Perreault, Gavin Bridge, James McCarthy

    The Routledge Handbook of Political Ecology presents a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the rapidly growing field of political ecology. Located at the intersection of geography, anthropology, sociology, and environmental history, political ecology is one of the most vibrant and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge

  • Microsociology

    A Tool Kit for Interaction Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Kai-Olaf Maiwald, Inken Suerig

    This book offers an unprecedented, integrative account of the shape of social order on the microsocial level. Dealing with the basic dimensions of interaction, the authors examine the major factors which influence "structure" in social interaction by applying various theoretical concepts. Although…

    Paperback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Anxious Creativity

    When Imagination Fails, 1st Edition

    By David Trend

    Creativity is getting new attention in today’s America––along the way revealing fault lines in U.S. culture. Surveys show people overwhelmingly seeing creativity as both a desirable trait and a work enhancement, yet most say they just aren’t creative. Like beauty and wealth, creativity seems…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Critical Interventions

  • Interpreting Visual Ethnography

    Texts, Photos and the Construction of Sociological Meanings, 1st Edition

    By Erkan Ali

    Focusing on the use of text in relation to a specific category of image - the photographic image - this book argues for a new appreciation of the relationship between texts and photographs in an age that seems to be dominated by visual images. With reference to a range of traditional and new media…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • The Terminal Self

    Everyday Life in Hypermodern Times, 1st Edition

    By Simon Gottschalk

    Living at the dawn of a digital twenty-first century, people living in Western societies spend an increasing amount of time interacting with a terminal and interacting with others at the terminal. Because the self emerges out of interaction with others (humans and non-humans), this increasingly…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • Depressive Love

    A Social Pathology, 1st Edition

    By Emma Engdahl

    Love and depression are key elements in the cultural script of emotions or affectual life within contemporary Western society, and the two have become intertwined to such an extent that it is informative to talk about depressive love. Indeed, the most common source of depression is intimate…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • We Count, We Matter

    Voice, Choice and the Death of Distance, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Steed

    This book examines the meaning of Brexit, the election of Trump and the rising tide of populist revolt on the right amidst the collapse of the left. Exploring the reaction against the establishment or ‘the system’, the author contends that we are witnessing a new divide between those who wish to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Culture and Economy

    Contemporary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel

    This title was first published in 2002. For many regions, 'culture' is considered the only viable resource they have for economic development. Neo-liberalist economics has become the dominant paradigm across a wide range of cultural contexts, while the cultural contingency of this paradigm itself…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sociology of Economic Innovation

    1st Edition

    By Francesco Ramella

    This book offers a sociological overview of the theories and research on economic innovation. Over the past few decades, the economics of innovation has given rise to a lively flow of studies, and innovation studies continues to develop as an interdisciplinary field of research. Sociology in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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