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  • The Food and Beverage Hospitality Industry in India

    An Emergent Segment, 1st Edition

    By Sandeep Munjal, Sanjay Sharma

    The Food and Beverage Hospitality Industry in India: An Emergent Segment, presents the story of growth and change of what is still a largely unorganized food and beverage service industry in India. With the authors’ experience in both industry and academia, the volume provides a holistic…

    Hardback – 2020-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • The Global Rise of Authoritarianism in the 21st Century

    Crisis of Neoliberal Globalization and the Nationalist Response, 1st Edition

    By Berch Berberoglu

    Neoliberal globalization is in deep crisis. This crisis is manifested on a global scale and embodies a number of fundamental contradictions, a central one of which is the global rise of authoritarianism and fascism. This emergent form of authoritarianism is a right-wing reaction to the problems…

    Paperback – 2020-08-30 
    Globalization, Crises, and Change

  • Feminist Theory Reader

    Local and Global Perspectives, 5th Edition

    Edited by Carole McCann, Seung-kyung Kim, Emek Ergun

    The fifth edition of the Feminist Theory Reader assembles readings that present key aspects of the conversations within intersectional US and transnational feminisms and continues to challenge readers to rethink the ways in which gender and its multiple intersections are configured by complex,…

    Paperback – 2020-08-20 

  • Objectification

    On the difference between sex and sexism, 1st Edition

    By Feona Attwood, Alan McKee, John Mercer, Susanna Paasonen, Clarissa Smith

    This is a concise and accessible introduction into the concept of objectification, one of the most frequently recurring terms in both academic and media debates on the gendered politics of contemporary culture, and core to critiquing the social positions of sex and sexism.   Objectification is an…

    Paperback – 2020-08-19 
    Gender Insights

  • Social Medicine and the Coming Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Howard Waitzkin, Alina Pérez, Matt Anderson

    Social medicine, starting two centuries ago, has shown that social conditions affect health and illness more than biology does, and social change affects the outcomes of health and illness more than health services do. Understanding and exposing sickness-generating structures in society helps…

    Paperback – 2020-08-11 

  • Fashion Theory

    A Reader, 2nd Edition

    By Malcolm Barnard

    This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Fashion Theory: A Reader brings together and presents a wide range of essays on fashion theory that will engage and inform both the general reader and the specialist student of fashion. From apparently simple and accessible theories concerning what…

    Paperback – 2020-08-04 
    Routledge Student Readers

  • The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness

    10th Edition

    By Gregory L. Weiss, Denise Copelton

    With thorough coverage of inequality in health care access and practice, this leading textbook has been widely acclaimed by teachers as the most accessible of any available. It introduces and integrates recent research in medical sociology, and emphasizes the importance of race, class, gender, and…

    Paperback – 2020-08-04 

  • Bioarchaeology

    An Introduction to the Archaeology and Anthropology of the Dead, 1st Edition

    By Mark Q. Sutton

    Bioarchaeology covers the history and general theory of the field plus the recovery and laboratory treatment of human remains. Bioarchaeology is the study of human remains in context from an archaeological and anthropological perspective. The book explores, through numerous case studies, how a…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 

  • Radiating Feminism

    Resilience Practices to Transform our Inner and Outer Lives, 1st Edition

    By Beth Berila

    Radiating Feminism: Resilience Practices to Transform our Inner and Outer Lives is a practical guide to embodying feminist principles not just in our politics, but also in our very ways of being. Bringing together intersectional feminism with mindful reflection and embodied practice, this book…

    Paperback – 2020-07-28 

  • Law 3.0

    Rules, Regulation and Technology, 1st Edition

    By Roger Brownsword

    Putting technology front and centre in our thinking about law, this book introduces Law 3.0: the future of the legal landscape. Technology not only disrupts the traditional idea of what it is ‘to think like a lawyer’ – as per Law 1.0 – it presents major challenges to regulators – reasoning in a…

    Paperback – 2020-07-22 

  • Conceptualising Demand

    A Distinctive Approach to Consumption and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Rinkinen, Elizabeth Shove, Greg Marsden

    This book addresses fundamental questions about the very idea of demand: how is it constituted, how does it change and how might it be steered? Conceptualising Demand focuses on five core propositions: that demand is derived from social practices; that it is made and not simply met; that it is…

    Paperback – 2020-07-21 

  • Fundamental Feminism

    Radical Feminist History for the Future, 2nd Edition

    By Judith Grant

    In this updated classic, Judith Grant provides a new introduction and postscript that frames her original work as part of a larger argument about the importance of structuralism in radical feminist ideas of patriarchy. Forewords by esteemed feminist theorists reintroduce the new edition to the…

    Paperback – 2020-07-20 

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