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  • Post-Human Institutions and Organizations

    Confronting the Matrix, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ismael Al-Amoudi, Emmanuel Lazega

    When the Matrix trilogy was published in the mid-1980s, it introduced to mass culture a number of post-human tropes about the conscious machines that have haunted our collective imaginaries ever since. This volume explores the social representations and significance of technological developments –…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge
    The Future of the Human

  • Research for Social Justice

    Proceedings of the International Seminar on Research for Social Justice (ISRISJ 2018), October 30, 2018, Bandung, Indonesia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elly Malihah, Tutin Aryanti, Vina Adriany, Hani Yulindrasari, Alicia Izharuddin

    Individuals are equipped with a wide range of knowledge that enhances their employability, health, family life, and social engagement. On this basis, providing equality for all has been set to be achieved as one of the United Nations sustainable development priorities. However, the international…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge

  • The Legacy of M. N. Srinivas

    His Contribution to Sociology and Social Anthropology in India, 1st Edition

    By A. M. Shah

    M. N. Srinivas is acclaimed as a doyen of modern sociology and social anthropology in India. In this book, A. M. Shah, a distinguished Indian sociologist and a close associate of Srinivas’s, reflects on his legacy as a scholar, teacher, and institution builder. The book is a collection of Shah’s…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge India

  • Social Justice and the Politics of Community

    1st Edition

    By Christine Everingham

    This title was first published in 2003. Social welfare is the focus of much discussion and there is a broad spectrum of political opinion that agrees on the need for urgent reform. The literature informing these policy debates draws on a diversity of theoretical traditions and discourses concerned…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • What is to be Done?

    Leninism, Anti-Leninist Marxism and the Question of Revolution Today, 1st Edition

    By Werner Bonefeld

    Edited by Sergio Tischler

    This title was first published in 2002. On the eve of the first centenary of Lenin’s, What is to be Done?, this book provides a critical assessment of the theory and practice of revolution at the start of the new millennium. The volume shows the pertinence of revolution in our post-socialist world…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Contemporary Political Protest

    Essays on Political Militancy, 1st Edition

    By Abby Peterson

    This title was first published in 2001. An investigation of the new wave of militant political activity emerging across Europe. The book examines the role of emotions in militant activity, the way in which the body is implicated in militant political actions, and the concept of media modernity as a…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Masterpiece of Nature

    The Evolution and Genetics of Sexuality, 1st Edition

    By Graham Bell

    Originally published in 1982, The Masterpiece of Nature examines sex as representative of the most important challenge to the modern theory of evolution. The book suggests that sex evolved, not as the result of normal Darwinian processes of natural selection, but through competition between…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Cool Britannia and Multi-Ethnic Britain

    Uncorking the Champagne Supernova, 1st Edition

    By Jason Arday

    Cool Britannia and Multi-Ethnic Britain: Uncorking the Champagne Supernova attempts to move away from the melancholia of Cool Britannia and the discourse which often encases the period by repositioning this phenomenon through an ethnic minority perspective. In March 1997, the front page of the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • The Transformation of Modernity

    Aspects of the Past, Present and Future of an Era, 1st Edition

    By Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    Edited by Mikael Carleheden

    This title was first published in 2001: For over 30 years it has been argued that contemporary society is undergoing a fundamental transformation. The portrait of the modern society or modernity offered by philosophers and social scientists from Hobbes to Parsons is no longer understood as a…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Complex Life

    Nonmodernity and the Emergence of Cognition and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Alan Dean

    This title was first published in 2000:  Complex Life argues for the importance of the new perspective of non modern social theory in understanding human agency. Darwinian natural selection theory and complexity theory are used to provide new insights into human origins, mind and culture.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Youth, Risk and Russian Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Williams, Vladimir Chuprov

    Title first published in 2003. This timely and original book is the most comprehensive and authoritative analysis of Russia's risk society to date. Referring to the works of Douglas, Beck and Giddens, it considers a variety of theories of risk and applies them to young people in different risk…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Port in Global Capitalism

    Unveiling Entangled Accumulation in Rio de Janeiro, 1st Edition

    By Sérgio Costa, Guilherme Leite Gonçalves

    Through a study of the port district of Rio de Janeiro and its history, from its emergence as a major slave market to its modern-day incarnation as a hub of tourism, real estate and financial speculation, this book examines the different dimensions of the manner in which capitalism expands its…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30
    Routledge
    Entangled Inequalities: Exploring Global Asymmetries

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