Sociology: Political Sociology

  • The Political Economy of the Agri-Food System in Thailand

    Hegemony, Counter-Hegemony, and Co-Optation of Oppositions

    By Prapimphan Chiengkul

    1. An Overview of The Political Economy of the Agri-Food System in Thailand 2. Dynamics of the Global Capitalist Agri-Food System 3. Hegemony in the Agri-Food System in Thailand 4. Counter-Hegemony and Co-optation of Oppositions in the Agri-food System in Thailand 5. The Sustainable…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • From International Relations to World Civilizations

    The contributions of Robert W. Cox

    Edited by Shannon Brincat

    This volume explores the work of Robert W. Cox across International Relations, International Political Economy, and International Historical Sociology. Robert W. Cox has been a key figure in so-called critical approaches to world politics, contributing to the inter-paradigm debate in IR, pioneering…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Public Commissions on Cultural and Religious Diversity. Volume I

    Comparisons, Challenges and Impact

    By Solange Lefebvre, Patrice Brodeur

    Due to growing negative perceptions about relations between historically entrenched, dominant populations and various minority groups, issues relating to the need to better manage cultural and religious diversity have been intensifying in many countries. These negative perceptions have recently led…

    Hardback – 2017-05-02 
    Routledge

  • (En)gendering the Political

    Citizenship from marginal spaces

    Edited by Joe B. Turner

    What is the relationship between being political and citizenship? What might it mean to be marginalised through both the practices and knowledge of citizenship? What might citizenship look like from a position of social, political and cultural exclusion? This book responds to these questions by…

    Hardback – 2017-05-02 
    Routledge

  • Negotiating the Environment

    Civil Society, Globalisation and the UN

    By Lauren Eastwood

    Civil society participants have voiced concerns that the environmental problems that became apparent at the multilateral environmental agreements of the 1992 Rio processes are not serving to ameliorate global environmental problems. These concerns raise significant questions regarding the utility…

    Hardback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Global Environmental Governance

  • Twentieth Century Population Thinking

    A Critical Reader of Primary Sources

    Edited by The Population Knowledge Network

    This reader on the history of demography and historical perspectives on "population" in the twentieth century features a unique collection of primary sources from around the globe, written by scholars, politicians, journalists, and activists. Many of the sources are available in English for the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Europe's Hidden Federalism

    Federal Experiences of European Integration

    By Bojan Kovacevic

    The hidden federal features of the European Union help explain the challenges of legitimacy, democracy and freedom that face an unfinished political community. Ideas about federalism and the reality of existing federal states cannot be sharply divided in an analysis of the EU’s multilevel political…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28 
    Routledge
    Federalism Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Policy in China

    Edited by Eva Sternfeld

    During the last few decades, China has accomplished unprecedented economic growth and has emerged as the second largest economy in the world. This ‘economic miracle’ has led hundreds of millions of people out of poverty, but has also come at a high cost. Environmental degradation and the impact of…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Comparative Regional Protection Frameworks for Refugees

    Edited by Susan Kneebone

    This collection focuses on regional approaches to refugee protection, and specifically upon the norms, and the norm entrepreneurs of those approaches. It considers how recent crises in refugee protection (such as the Syrian and Andaman Sea crises) have highlighted the strengths and limits of…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Mapping Precariousness, Labour Insecurity and Uncertain Livelihoods

    Subjectivities and Resistance

    Edited by Emiliana Armano, Arianna Bove, Annalisa Murgia

    The condition of precariousness not only provides insights into a segment of the world of work or of a particular subject group, it is also a privileged standpoint for an overview of the condition of the social on a global scale. Because precariousness is multidimensional and polysemantic, it…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Water, Knowledge and the Environment in Asia

    Epistemologies, practices and locales

    Edited by Ravi Baghel, Lea Stepan, Joseph K.W. Hill

    The dramatic transformation of our planet by human actions has been heralded as the coming of the new epoch of the Anthropocene. Human relations with water raise some of the most urgent questions in this regard. The starting point of this book is that these changes should not be seen as the result…

    Hardback – 2017-04-18 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • (Il)liberal Europe: Islamophobia, Modernity and Radicalization

    Edited by Natalie J. Doyle, Irfan Ahmad

    Europe sees itself as embodying the ideals of modernity, especially in relation to democracy and the respect for human rights. Faced on the one hand with the need for public recognition of a new population of Muslim identity, and the threat of violent radicalization on the other, Europe is falling…

    Hardback – 2017-04-15 
    Routledge

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