Sociology: Social Class

  • Class and Everyday Life: Critiques and Practices book cover

    Class and Everyday Life

    Critiques and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Kirsteen Paton

    Why is social class still important in the twenty-first century, and in what ways? This text challenges claims that class is ‘dead’ by exploring how it comes to manifest itself in our everyday lives, whether in the bedroom or the gym, on social media sites or in the music charts. Taking a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge

  • The Sociology of Nothing: Silence, Invisibility and Emptiness in Social Life book cover

    The Sociology of Nothing

    Silence, Invisibility and Emptiness in Social Life, 1st Edition

    By Susie Scott

    Hardback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Diversity and Philanthropy at African American Museums: Black Renaissance book cover

    Diversity and Philanthropy at African American Museums

    Black Renaissance, 1st Edition

    By Patricia A. Banks

    Diversity and Philanthropyat African American Museums is the first scholarly book to analyse contemporary African American museums from a multifaceted perspective. Whilst it puts a spotlight on the issues and challenges related to racial politics that black museums collectively face in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Women and Inequality in the 21st Century book cover

    Women and Inequality in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brittany C. Slatton, Carla D Brailey

    Recent books have drawn attention to an unfinished gender revolution and the reversal of gender progress. However, this literature primarily focuses on gender inequality in the family and its effect on women’s career and family choices. While an important topic these works​ ​are critiqued for being…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Space, Taste and Affect: Atmospheres that shape how we eat book cover

    Space, Taste and Affect

    Atmospheres that shape how we eat, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Falconer

    The experience of taste is significantly shaped by complex combinations of material, sensual and symbolic atmospheres and situations. This book provides an international exploration of how the temporal and sensual nature of space, place and mobility affects taste – how design, association, light…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Gendered Power and Mobile Technology: Intersections in the Global South book cover

    Gendered Power and Mobile Technology

    Intersections in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Wamala Larsson, Laura Stark

    Mobile phones are widely viewed as the information and communication technology that holds the most promise for bridging global digital divides. Gendered Power and Mobile Technology uses empirical research to focus on changing intersections between technology, gender and other categories of social…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • The Elderly in Poor Urban Neighborhoods book cover

    The Elderly in Poor Urban Neighborhoods

    1st Edition

    By Valerie Slaughter Brown

    First published in 1997. Considerable research has been done to identify neighbourhood influences on children’s affective states, motivation, and behaviour. This population, along with the elderly, are the nation’s largest dependent groups. In contrast, little research has been done to determine…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • Identity and Poverty: Defining a Sense of Self among Urban Adolescents book cover

    Identity and Poverty

    Defining a Sense of Self among Urban Adolescents, 1st Edition

    By Laura DeHaan, Shelley MacDermid

    This book, first published in 1996, examines an important developmental transition: the formation of identity, as well as the influence that having a well-developed identity may have, on a sample of adolescents living in urban Chicago. This study proposes that identity commitment, exploration, and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Studies

  • Restoration of Class Society in Russia? book cover

    Restoration of Class Society in Russia?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jouko Nikula

    This title was first published in 2002: Advancing the understanding of a transition society, this book presents an in-depth analysis of social structures in modern Russia. Using unique survey data spanning nearly a decade, it describes and analyzes Russia’s social development and class formation…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Living Conditions and Targeted Aiding Mechanisms of the Urban Underclass in China book cover

    Living Conditions and Targeted Aiding Mechanisms of the Urban Underclass in China

    1st Edition

    By Li Zhu, Feifei Mao

    Based on the approaches of questionnaire and interview, this book studies the urban subalterns formed with a considerable scale in China since the 1990s. By investigating their living status in detail, it depicts the mental conditions, class consciousness, migration, living difficulties and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Contentious Politics and the Welfare State: Squatting in Sweden book cover

    Contentious Politics and the Welfare State

    Squatting in Sweden, 1st Edition

    By Dominika V. Polanska

    This book outlines the history of squatting in Sweden and analyses the conditions under which squatting has intensified and declined in the country between 1968 and 2017. With close attention to the relationship between civil society and the state in the Swedish context, and the manner in which…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28 
    Routledge
    Cities and Society

  • Loneliness: A Social Problem book cover

    Loneliness

    A Social Problem, 1st Edition

    By Keming Yang

    In recent years its medical implications have brought loneliness to the centre of attention of mass media, government agents, and the general public. However, as this volume demonstrates, loneliness is not merely a psychological, individual or health issue. In multiple ways, it is a serious social…

    Hardback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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