Sociology: Sociology of Knowledge

  • Researching Language: Issues of Power and Method book cover

    Researching Language

    Issues of Power and Method, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Cameron, Elizabeth Frazer, Penelope Harvey, M. B. H. Rampton, Kay Richardson

    Originally published in 1992. This book discusses the possibilities of developing the research process in social science so that it benefits the subjects as well as the researcher. The authors distinguish between ‘ethical’, ‘advocate’ and ‘empowering’ approaches to the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Recent Advances in Language, Communication, and Social Psychology book cover

    Recent Advances in Language, Communication, and Social Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Howard Giles, Robert N. St. Clair

    Originally published in 1985. Detailed exploration of the dynamics of language within social psychology forms a social psychology of language which is distinct from other approaches. This volume presents some of the growing body of research in this area, with many theoretical models and ideas -…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Sociolinguistics: A Sociological Critique book cover

    Sociolinguistics

    A Sociological Critique, 1st Edition

    By Glyn Williams

    Originally published in 1992. This provocative and controversial book calls for a critical analysis of the philosophical assumptions underpinning sociolinguistics. Going back to the philosophical roots of the study of language in society, it argues that they lie in the consensual attitude to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Brazilian Mobilities book cover

    Brazilian Mobilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by MARIA ALICE DE FARIA NOGUEIRA, Camila Maria dos Santos Moraes

    Brazilian Mobilities presents an overview of the diversity of Mobility studies developed in Brazil, it builds a picture of a strong Latin-American perspective emerging in the field of mobilities research, which provides unique insight into the complex dynamics of mobilities in the emerging…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Black Americans in Higher Education: Africana Studies: A Review of Social Science Research, Volume 8 book cover

    Black Americans in Higher Education

    Africana Studies: A Review of Social Science Research, Volume 8, 1st Edition

    Edited by James L. Conyers, Jr.

    Narrating the realities of teacher burn out, the reception of a Black intelligentsia, and HIV awareness in local communities, the eighth volume of Africana Studies explores Higher Education across the US as inextricably related to contemporary issues facing Black Americans. Featuring the work of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Social Work in Higher Education: Demise or Development? book cover

    Social Work in Higher Education

    Demise or Development?, 1st Edition

    By Karen Lyons

    First published in 1999, in the light of recent moves towards deprofessionalisation and instrumentalism, Karen Lyons has conducted extensive research into the challenges facing social work training as a higher education discipline. Here, these challenges are located in a discussion of wider changes…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Higher-Order Evidence and Moral Epistemology book cover

    Higher-Order Evidence and Moral Epistemology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Klenk

    This book offers a systematic look at current challenges in moral epistemology through the lens of research on higher-order evidence. Fueled by recent advances in empirical research, higher-order evidence has generated a wealth of insights about the genealogy of moral beliefs. Higher-Order Evidence…

    Hardback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge

  • The Age of the Social: The Discovery of Society and The Ascendance of a New Episteme book cover

    The Age of the Social

    The Discovery of Society and The Ascendance of a New Episteme, 1st Edition

    By Sal Restivo

    The concept of society sui generis – society as a level of reality which could be studied scientifically – crystallized in the middle of the nineteenth century in Europe, with the work of Durkheim, Marx and Weber and today, more than at any other period in history, the idea of the social has gained…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • The Communicative Construction of Reality book cover

    The Communicative Construction of Reality

    1st Edition

    By Hubert Knoblauch

    This volume advocates a shift from the social constructivism found in the work of Thomas Luckmann and Peter Berger, to a communicative constructivism that acknowledges communication as an embodied form of action in its own right, according to which social actors, in engaging in communicative action…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
    Knowledge, Communication and Society

  • Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education: Learning to Transgress book cover

    Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education

    Learning to Transgress, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Jackson

    Higher education has been presented as a solution to a host of local and global problems, despite the fact that learning and assessment can also be used as mechanisms for exclusion and social control. Developing Transformative Spaces in Higher Education: Learning to Transgress demonstrates that…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Borderlands in European Gender Studies: Beyond the East–West Frontier book cover

    Borderlands in European Gender Studies

    Beyond the East–West Frontier, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Kulawik, Zhanna Kravchenko

    Challenging persistent geopolitical asymmetries in feminist knowledge production, this collection depicts collisions between concepts and lived experiences, between academic feminism and political activism, between the West as generalizable and the East as the concrete Other. Borderlands narrows…

    Hardback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Feminist Studies and Intersectionality

  • Competition Policy and Intellectual Property Rights in a Knowledge-Based Economy book cover

    Competition Policy and Intellectual Property Rights in a Knowledge-Based Economy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert D. Anderson, Nancy Gallini

    Originally published in 1998, Competition Policy and Intellectual Property Rights in a Knowledge-Based Economy is the ninth title in the Investment in Canada Research Series, reissued in 2019. The volume examines innovation and productivity improvement at the core of the Canadian economy. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

6Series in Sociology of Knowledge

Product Search