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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 – 2015-07-23
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
Literature and Disability introduces readers to the field of disability studies and the ways in which a focus on issues of impairment and the representation of disability can provide new approaches to reading and writing about literary texts. Disability plays a central role in much of the most…
Paperback – 2015-08-27
Literature and Contemporary Thought
The current focus on sustainable development opens up debates surrounding our relationship with the natural world, about what constitutes social progress and about the character of development, both in the Global North and the Global South. The promotion of sustainable futures is taking on a new…
Paperback – 2015-08-26
Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts
Why are people with excessive corporate power permitted to engage in wide-ranging forms of harm and victimization? How are governing bodies, originally established to protect and defend modern democracies from despotic and ancient regimes of abuse, abdicating their responsibilities and surrendering…
Paperback – 2015-08-26
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.
Routledge Books and Journals will be having a stand at this years ESA Annual Conference. If you're attending, be sure to pop by our stand and browse our exciting range of titles. We look forward to seeing you there!
Join us for cupcakes and coffee at this years ASA meeting as we celebrate our Award-Wining Race & Ethnicity Authors. Sign up for our exclusive giveaways and learn more about our exciting range of titles in this area.
You can find us at Booths #512, 514 and 516. We hope to see you there!