Sociology: Featured Books

5Featured Books

  • Birth and Death: Experience, Ethics, Politics book cover

    Birth and Death

    Experience, Ethics, Politics, 1st Edition

    By Kath Woodward, Sophie Woodward

    Usually conceived in opposition to each other – birth as a hopeful beginning, death as an ending – this book brings them into dialogue with each other to argue that both are central to our experiences of being in the world and part of living. Written by two authors, this book takes an…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Perpetrator Studies book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Perpetrator Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne C. Knittel, Zachary J. Goldberg

    The Routledge International Handbook of Perpetrator Studies traces the growth of an important interdisciplinary field, its foundations, key debates and core concerns, as well as highlighting current and emerging issues and approaches and pointing to new directions for enquiry. With a focus on the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Emergence of Trans: Cultures, Politics and Everyday Lives book cover

    The Emergence of Trans

    Cultures, Politics and Everyday Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Pearce, Igi Moon, Kat Gupta, Deborah Lynn Steinberg

    This book represents the vanguard of new work in the rapidly growing arena of Trans Studies. Thematically organised, it brings together studies from an international, cross-disciplinary range of contributors to address a range of questions pertinent to the emergence of trans lives and discourses.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Gender, Bodies and Transformation

  • The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Feminism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tasha Oren, Andrea Press

    Feminism as a method, a movement, a critique, and an identity has been the subject of debates, contestations and revisions in recent years, yet contemporary global developments and political upheavals have again refocused feminism’s collective force. What is feminism now? How do scholars and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Culture of AI: Everyday Life and the Digital Revolution book cover

    The Culture of AI

    Everyday Life and the Digital Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Elliott

    In this ground-breaking book, Cambridge-trained sociologist Anthony Elliott argues that much of what passes for conventional wisdom about artificial intelligence is either ill-considered or plain wrong. The reason? The AI revolution is not so much about cyborgs and super-robots in the future, but…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge