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  • Interfacing Ourselves

    Living in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cristina Bodinger-deUriarte

    Interfacing Ourselves consists of new work that examines digital life on three levels: individuals and digital identity; relationships routinely intertwining digital and physical connections; and broader institutional and societal realities that define the context of living in the digital age.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge

  • Homegrown Violent Extremism

    1st Edition

    By Erroll Southers

    In the country’s changing threat environment, homegrown violent extremism (HVE) represents the next challenge in counterterrorism. Security and public policy expert Erroll Southers examines post-9/11 HVE – what it is, the conditions enabling its existence, and the community-based approaches that…

    Paperback – 2019-06-13
    Routledge

  • Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale, with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to the Politics of Democratization in Europe

    Concepts and Histories, 1st Edition

    By Kari Palonen, Tuija Pulkkinen, Jose Maria Rosales

    'Democratization' is a concept often used in academic book titles, yet not many of them deal with the initial breakthrough of democratization. This research companion presents an alternative view to the widespread assumption that Western democracies should be the normative reference for the study…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Management, Organizations and Contemporary Social Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stewart Clegg, Miguel Pina e Cunha

    Social theorists speculate about large-scale social questions, asking of any phenomenon, how is it possible? This book addresses how various social theories contribute key insights into the nature of organizations and management. The cast of characters to be found in this book have had a…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Natural Communions

    Religion and Public Life, Volume 40, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gabriel R. Ricci

    The academic treatment of the environment and nature, since the 1980s, has been formalized in sub-disciplines like environmental history, environmental philosophy, ecocriticism, and eco-spirituality. Within these disciplines the concept of nature has been variously employed to reorient humanity to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Religion and Public Life

  • Ageism

    Past, Present, and Future, 1st Edition

    By Tay K. McNamara, John B. Williamson

    Ageism: Past, Present, and Future presents perspectives for understanding ageism and puts ageism in the context of specific social institutions. McNamara and Williamson uniquely provide a number of complementary ways to understand ageism, including social and psychological theories of ageism,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Ethics and International Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Hayden

    While skepticism about the role of moral considerations in international politics has been influential within the discipline of international relations (IR), those writing on topics such as war, peace, rights and trade up until the twentieth century took seriously the importance of ethical values…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • A Criminological Imagination

    Essays on Justice, Punishment, Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Pat Carlen

    A Criminological Imagination contains a selection of key articles from Pat Carlen's research studies of magistrates' courts and women's imprisonment together with a range of other articles on social control, discourse analysis, ideology, punishment, criminology and critique. They are all informed…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Pioneers in Contemporary Criminology

  • Lillian Gilbreth

    Redefining Domesticity, 1st Edition

    By Julie Des Jardins

    Lillian Gilbreth is a stunning example of female ingenuity in the early twentieth century. At a time when women were standard fixtures in the home and barely accepted in many professions, Gilbreth excelled in both spheres, concurrently winning honors as 'Engineer of the Year' and 'Mother of the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Lives of American Women

  • Shirley Chisholm

    Catalyst for Change, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Winslow

    A staunch proponent of breaking down racial and gender barriers, Shirley Chisholm had the esteemed privilege of being a pioneer in many aspects of her life. She was the first African American woman from Brooklyn elected to the New York State legislature and the first African American woman elected…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Lives of American Women

  • Rebecca Dickinson

    Independence for a New England Woman, 1st Edition

    By Marla Miller

    Rebecca Dickinson's powerful voice, captured through excerpts from the pages of her journal, allows colonial and revolutionary-era New England to come alive. Dickinson's life illustrates the dilemmas faced by many Americans in the decades before, during, and after the American Revolution, as well…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Lives of American Women

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