Sociology: Sociology of Culture

  • The Violence of Neoliberalism: Crime, Harm and Inequality book cover

    The Violence of Neoliberalism

    Crime, Harm and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Victoria E. Collins, Dawn L. Rothe

    This book examines the impact of neoliberalism on society, bringing to the forefront a discussion of violence and harm, the inherent inequalities of neoliberalism and the ways in which our everyday lives in the Global North reproduce and facilitate this violence and harm.Drawing on a range of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Evolution book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Evolution

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1913 and 1997, draw together research by leading academics in the area of evolution and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The collection examines evolution from a broad range of disciplines, from the anthropological…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • The Concussion Crisis in Sport book cover

    The Concussion Crisis in Sport

    1st Edition

    By Dominic Malcolm

    Concussion has become one of the most significant issues in contemporary sport. The life-changing impact of head injury and the possible threat that CTE poses to children and young athletes in particular is calling into question the long-term future of some of our most well-established sports. But…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Carbon Inequality: The role of the richest in tackling climate change book cover

    Carbon Inequality

    The role of the richest in tackling climate change, 1st Edition

    By Dario Kenner

    This book studies the role that the richest people’s personal consumption plays in contributing to climate change and biodiversity loss, and it explores strategies for reducing the personal carbon footprint of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) in the main countries they live in: United States,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • The Politics of Physical Activity book cover

    The Politics of Physical Activity

    1st Edition

    By Joe Piggin

    Defining ‘politics’ as contests over ideas, values and visions about what a physically active society could be, this book uses critical analysis to challenge accepted truths about physical activity and therefore opens up a pathway to more effective, and more socially just, physical activity policy.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration: A Wall Rise Up book cover

    Prestige Television and Prison in the Age of Mass Incarceration

    A Wall Rise Up, 1st Edition

    By Victoria M. Bryan

    Television shows that we might call ‘prestige television’ represent prison in ways that are sometimes reductive, sometimes powerful, and sometimes exceedingly complex. This book examines various programmes across the genres of drama, comedy and horror that utilize prison or places of incarceration…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Walking Methods: Research on the Move book cover

    Walking Methods

    Research on the Move, 1st Edition

    By Maggie O’Neill, Brian Roberts

    This book introduces and critically explores walking as an innovative method for doing social research, showing how its sensate and kinaesthetic attributes facilitate connections with lived experiences, journeys and memories, communities and identities. The book situates walking methods…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge

  • Body Problems: Running and Living Long in a Fast-Food Society book cover

    Body Problems

    Running and Living Long in a Fast-Food Society, 2nd Edition

    By Ben Agger

    Body Problems addresses the relationship between the body and society in a fast-food culture. Agger focuses on issues of food, exercise, work, dieting and eating disorders, fashion, bariatric and cosmetic surgery, and health. He addresses a growing, fundamental dilemma that we have ample access to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Music History and Cosmopolitanism book cover

    Music History and Cosmopolitanism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anastasia Belina, Kaarina Kilpiö, Derek B Scott

    This collection of essays is the first book-length study of music history and cosmopolitanism, and is informed by arguments that culture and identity do not have to be viewed as primarily located in the context of nationalist narratives. Rather than trying to distinguish between a true…

    Hardback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Belonging in Contemporary India: Anxiety and Intimacy book cover

    The Politics of Belonging in Contemporary India

    Anxiety and Intimacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kaustav Chakraborty

    This volume looks at the emerging forms of intimacies in contemporary India. Drawing on rigorous academic research and pop culture phenomenon, the volume: Brings together themes of nationhood, motherhood, disability, masculinity, ethnicity, kinship and sexuality and attempts to understand them…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge India

  • Routledge Handbook of Identity Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Identity Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Anthony Elliott

    In this comprehensive, accessible Handbook, acclaimed social theorist Anthony Elliott brings together internationally distinguished and emergent scholars in the social sciences and humanities to review the major theoretical traditions, trends and trajectories in the hugely popular field of identity…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Memory and Place book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Memory and Place

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah De Nardi, Hilary Orange, Steven High, Eerika Koskinen-Koivisto

    This Handbook explores the latest cross-disciplinary research on the inter-relationship between memory studies, place and identity. In the works of dynamic memory, there is room for multiple stories, versions of the past and place understandings and often resistance to mainstream narratives.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge

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