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The sociology of sport is a core discipline within the academic study of sport. It helps us to understand what sport is and why it matters. Sociological knowledge, implicit or explicit, therefore underpins scholarly enquiry into sport in every aspect. The Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of…
Hardback – 2015-08-04
Routledge International Handbooks
This ethnographic exploration of contemporary spaces of homelessness takes an expanded view of homeless space, threading together experiences of organizational spaces, routes taken through the city and the occupation of public space. Through engaging with participants' accounts of…
Hardback – 2015-07-24
Routledge Advances in Ethnography
Global Cities, Local Streets: Everyday Diversity from New York to Shanghai, a cutting-edge text/ethnography, reports on the rapidly expanding field of global, urban studies through a unique pairing of six teams of urban researchers from around the world. The authors present shopping streets…
Paperback – 2015-07-14
Gender, Sex, and Politics: In the Streets and Between the Sheets in the 21st Century includes twenty-seven chapters organized into five sections: Gender, Sexuality and Social Control; Pornography; Sex and Social Media; Dating, Desire, and the Politics of Hooking Up; and Issues in Sexual Pleasure…
Paperback – 2015-07-02
This book offers a new and fresh approach to understanding social movements. It provides interdisciplinary perspectives on social and cultural protest and contentious politics. It considers major theories and concepts, which are presented in an accessible and engaging format. Historical and…
Paperback – 2015-05-14
Pursuing Intersectionality, Unsettling Dominant Imaginaries offers a sustained, interdisciplinary exploration of intersectional ideas, histories, and practices that no other text does. Deftly synthesizing much of the existing literatures on intersectionality, one of the most significant theoretical…
Paperback – 2015-01-21
How to be a Researcher provides a strategic guide to the conduct of a successful research career within a university environment. Based on the author’s extensive personal experience, it offers down-to-earth advice, philosophical guidance, and discussions of the political context of academic…
Paperback – 2015-09-04
The scholarly field of Critical Management Studies (CMS) is in a state of flux. Against a backdrop of dramatic global shifts, CMS scholarship has lately taken a number of new and exciting directions and, at times, challenged older critical voices. Novel theoretical frameworks and diverse research…
Hardback – 2015-09-03
Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting
Policy-making has always involved uncertainty; however the presence of unknowns has become far more conspicuous and problematic in recent times. One important way in which policy-makers have increasingly sought to deal with such uncertainty is through approaches rooted in understandings of risk.…
Hardback – 2015-09-02
Emma Jackson, author of Young Homeless People and Urban Space, has written a new blog article discussing her research into homelessness in London and how different groups of people navigate the system. To read the article please click here.
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Author Liz McFall recently joined New Books in Critical Theory to discuss her recent title Devising Consumption and how financial services play an increasingly important role in everyday life. To listen to the podcast please click here.
In a recent article published on the NY Times website, Routledge authors Joe Feagin and George Nancy examine attitudes towards race in the US and how the ‘White Frame’ rationalizes and maintains systemic racism. You can read the full article by clicking here.
We are delighted to announce that Routledge author Howard Winant will be this years recipient of the ASA Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award in recognition of 'a lifetime of research, teaching, and service to the community'. Winant has authored numerous books on ethnicity and is the founding director of the University of California Center for New Racial Studies (UCCNRS). To find out more about the leading textbook Racial Formation in the United States, 3rd Edition please click here.