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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 – 2015-08-09
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 – 2015-07-22
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 – 2015-07-13
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 – 2015-07-01
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 – 2015-05-13
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 – 2015-01-20
The fundamental aim of youth work is to build trusting and mutually respectful relationships with young people, creating transformative experiences for young people in formal and informal spaces outside of homes and schools. These complex and multidimensional situations mean that the day-to-day…
Paperback – 2015-07-30
Sexuality is a difficult topic for all educators. Dance teachers and educators are not immune to these educational challenges, especially given the large number of children, adolescents, and young adults who pursue dance study and performance. Most troubling is the lack of serious discourse in…
Hardback – 2015-07-30
Discussion over celebrity engagement is often limited to theoretical critique or normative name-calling, without much grounded research into what it is that celebrities are doing, the same or differently throughout the world. Crucially, little attention has been paid to the Global South, either as…
Paperback – 2015-07-29
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.
'The University of Salford is proud to host the 6th European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction conference (EU-SSSI), "Working the Interactionist Tradition: Contributions, Legacies and Prospects", which will be held at our MediaCityUK Campus from 29 - 31 July 2015...' Read more...
Routledge author Joe Deville recently featured on a podcast with the New Books Network to discuss his latest title Lived Economies of Default. To listen to the interview and learn more about consumer credit borrowing please click here.
This collection highlights a few of our forthcoming and key women and gender studies titles. Just click on the links on the left to view the books in that category.
An interdisciplinary collection bringing together the best in Food Studies scholarship.
Routledge is pleased to welcome Pickering & Chatto to our distinguished list of research and reference lists, effective July 1, 2015.
A complete listing of all the textbooks published by Routledge in the field of Sociology.