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  • English National Identity and Football Fan Culture

    Who Are Ya?, 1st Edition

    By Tom Gibbons

    In recent years, scholars have understood the increasing use of the St George’s Cross by football fans to be evidence of a rise in a specifically ’English’ identity. This has emerged as part of a wider ’national’ response to broader political processes such as devolution and European integration…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • The Anarchist Imagination

    Anarchism Encounters the Humanities and the Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carl Levy, Saul Newman

    This is a broad ranging introduction to twenty-first-century anarchism which includes a wide array of theoretical approaches as well as a variety of empirical and geographical perspectives. The book demonstrates how the anarchist imagination has influenced the humanities and social sciences…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Coping and Pulling Through

    Action Processes in Vulnerable Situations, 1st Edition

    By Vivianne Châtel

    Originally published in 2004. Exclusion is a popular area of sociological research, with much analysis pointing towards survival practices and inclusion mechanisms as ways to cope with and confront exclusion. However, the question of what it means to act and how it is possible to do so from a…

    Hardback – 2019-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Liberalism 2.0 and the Rise of China

    Global Crisis, Innovation and Urban Mobility, 1st Edition

    By David Tyfield

    What can we do in this period of historic, global turbulence? Mainstream narratives have no plausible account of how to stop exacerbating the multiple, overlapping challenges; much less begin to address them meaningfully. The only thing everyone agrees is innovation will be needed. But what is…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Explaining Society

    Critical Realism in the Social Sciences, 2nd Edition

    By Berth Danermark, Mats Ekström, Jan Ch. Karlsson

    Fully revised, with an updated bibliography and new, relevant illustrative examples based on work inspired by critical realism, this new edition of Explaining Society constitutes an up-to-date resource connecting methodology, theory, and empirical research. Including discussions of more recent…

    Paperback – 2019-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Critical Realism

  • Social Science, Philosophy and Theology in Dialogue

    A Relational Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierpaolo Donati, Antonio Malo, Giulio Maspero

    This volume explores the potential of employing a relational paradigm for the purposes of interdisciplinary exchange. Bringing together scholars from the social sciences, philosophy and theology, it seeks to bridge the gap between subject areas by focusing on real phenomena.Although these phenomena…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge

  • Money, Social Ontology and Law

    1st Edition

    By Angela Condello, Maurizio Ferraris, John Rogers Searle

    Presenting legal and philosophical essays on money, this book explores the conditions according to which an object like a piece of paper, or an electronic signal, has come to be seen as having a value. Money plays a crucial role in the regulation of social relationships and their normative…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This set collects together in 19 volumes a wealth of texts on Sociology of Religion. An invaluable reference resource, it contains classic books on a wide range of topics, including: religion and violence, religion and family life, religion and society, culture and class.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Hubris and Progress

    A Future Born of Presumption, 1st Edition

    By Carlo Bordoni

    This book explores the ancient question of why man seeks to go beyond his limits. A presumptuous tendency known by the ancient Greeks as hubris and believed to be punished by the gods, it developed from a need for our survival to a habit, as humanity has subdued animals, dominated nature, increased…

    Paperback – 2019-03-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Crisis and Critique

    On the Fragile Foundations of Social Life, 1st Edition

    By Rodrigo Cordero

    Fragility is a condition that inhabits the foundations of social life. It remains mostly unnoticed until something breaks and dislocates the sense of completion. In such moments of rupture, the social world reveals the stuff of which it is made and how it actually works; it opens itself to question…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Critical and Cultural Interactionism

    Insights from Sociology and Criminology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    One of the longest standing traditions in sociology, interactionism is concerned with studying human interaction and showing how society to a large part is constituted by patterns of interaction. In spite of the work of figures such as Robert E. Park, Everett C. Hughes, Erving Goffman, Herbert…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Execution by Family

    A Theory of Honor Violence, 1st Edition

    By Mark Cooney

    Across many parts of the world, violence inflicted in the name of family honor is attracting an increasing amount of attention. Family honor violence, otherwise known as honor-based violence, is physical force inflicted primarily on women for conduct defined as dishonorable. This book explores…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

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