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  • Ritual and Music of North China

    Volume 2: Shaanbei

    By Stephen Jones

    This second volume of Stephen Jones' work on ritual and musical life in north China, again with an accompanying DVD, gives an impression of music-making in daily life in the poor mountainous region of Shaanbei, northwest China. It conveys some of the diverse musical activities there around 2000,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14
    SOAS Musicology Series

  • Ritual and Music of North China

    Shawm Bands in Shanxi

    By Stephen Jones

    The rich local traditions of musical life in rural China are still little known. Music-making in village society is largely ceremonial, and shawm bands account for a significant part of such music. This is the first major ethnographic study of Chinese shawm bands in their ceremonial and social…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14
    SOAS Musicology Series

  • In Search of the Folk Daoists of North China

    By Stephen Jones

    The living practice of Daoist ritual is still only a small part of Daoist studies. Most of this work focuses on the southeast, with the vast area of north China often assumed to be a tabula rasa for local lay liturgical traditions. This book, based on fieldwork, challenges this assumption. With…

    Paperback – 2017-04-26

  • The Making of Modern Georgia, 1918-2012

    The First Georgian Republic and its Successors

    Edited by Stephen F. Jones

    When most of Eastern Europe was struggling with dictatorships of one kind or another, the Democratic Republic of Georgia (1918-1921) established a constitution, a parliamentary system with national elections, an active opposition, and a free press. Like the Democratic Republic of Georgia in 1918,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • War and Revolution in the Caucasus

    Georgia Ablaze

    Edited by Stephen F. Jones

    The South Caucasus has traditionally been a playground of contesting empires. This region, on the edge of Europe, is associated in Western minds with ethnic conflict and geopolitical struggles in August 2008. Yet, another war broke out in this distant European periphery as Russia and Georgia…

    Paperback – 2011-12-15

  • Sustainability Education

    Perspectives and Practice across Higher Education

    By Paula Jones, David Selby, Stephen Sterling

    How do we equip learners with the values, knowledge, skills, and motivation to help achieve economic, social and ecological well-being? How can universities make a major contribution towards a more sustainable future? Amid rising expectations on HE from professional associations, funders, policy…

    Paperback – 2010-06-23

  • Strategic Environmental Assessment and Land Use Planning

    An International Evaluation

    By Carys Jones, Mark Baker, Jeremy Carter, Stephen Jay, Michael Short, Christopher Wood

    'A wonderfully international and up-to-date perspective on strategic environmental assessment of land use plans by leading experts in the field. Strategic Environmental Assessment and Land Use Planning covers not only how much such SEAs are carried out and in what context, but whether they are…

    Paperback – 2005-10-01

  • Find a Space!

    A Primary Teacher's Guide to Physical Education and Health Related Exercise

    By Stephen Pain, Jo Longhurst, Graham Forest-Jones, Lawry Price

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-01-01
    David Fulton Publishers

  • The Course of Human History: Civilization and Social Process

    Civilization and Social Process

    By Johan Goudsblom, David M Jones, Stephen Mennell

    This text explores four major features of human society in their ecological and historical context: the origins of priests and organised religion; the rise of military men in an agrarian society; economic expansion and growth; and civilising and decivilising trends over time.…

    Paperback – 1996-06-30

  • Shared Care

    A Model for Clinical Management

    By Peter Edwards, Jones Stephen, Dennis Shale, Mark Thursz

    Using practical examples this book demonstrates how a theoretical model for shared care operates in practice to deliver improved health outcomes within limited resources. It shows how clinically-led initiatives can influence health care commissioning strategies and how the implementation of the…

    Paperback – 1996-03-10
    CRC Press

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