Sociology: Sociology of Science & Technology

  • Digital Food Cultures book cover

    Digital Food Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton, Zeena Feldman

    This book explores the interrelations between food, technology and knowledge-sharing practices in producing digital food cultures. Digital Food Cultures adopts an innovative approach to examine representations and practices related to food across a variety of digital media: blogs and vlogs (video…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • The Routledge Companion to Media and Risk book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Media and Risk

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bishnupriya Ghosh, Bhaskar Sarkar

    This collection presents new work in risk media studies from critical humanities perspectives. Defining, historicizing, and consolidating current scholarship, the volume seeks to shape an emerging field, signposting its generative insights while examining its implicit assumptions. When and under…

    Hardback – 2020-03-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions

  • Liberal Neutrality book cover

    Liberal Neutrality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Reeve, Robert E. Goodin

    Originally published in 1989 Liberal Neutrality approaches the recommendation of neutrality by confronting the abstract prescription (that we should be neutral) with the implications for particular people and institutions. This not only identifies what neutrality involves logically, but also…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Global Organized Crime and International Security book cover

    Global Organized Crime and International Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emilio C. Viano

    Published in 1999, this book focuses on organized crime as a worldwide phenomenon that has taken great advantage of enabling technology in banking, communications and transportation to build what is probably the first true 'virtual' corporation in the world. It looks at organized crime as a threat…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Science in Court book cover

    Science in Court

    1st Edition

    By Michael Freeman, Helen Reece

    First published in 1998, this volume contains essays from leading thinkers on both sides of the Atlantic on the relationship between law and science. Science plays an ever-increasing part in the development of legislation and the adjudication of cases. Its limitations and its value are explored in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social Management of Genetic Engineering book cover

    The Social Management of Genetic Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Peter Wheale, René von Schomberg

    First published in 1998, this volume why and how genetic engineering has emerged as the technology most likely to change our lives, for better or worse, in the opening century of the third millennium. Over twenty international experts, including moral philosophers and social scientists, describe…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Geographies of the Internet book cover

    Geographies of the Internet

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barney Warf

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of recent research on the internet, emphasizing its spatial dimensions, geospatial applications, and the numerous social and geographic implications such as the digital divide and the mobile internet. Written by leading scholars in the field, the book…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Discoveries and Inventions of the Ninteenth Century book cover

    Discoveries and Inventions of the Ninteenth Century

    1st Edition

    By Robert Routledge

    Published in 1900. From Atoms to Warships and everything in between, Robert Routledge lists a vast and varied illustrated collection of the revolutionary advances in engineering and pioneering discoveries of the 19th century.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Biological and Social Issues in Biotechnology Sharing book cover

    Biological and Social Issues in Biotechnology Sharing

    1st Edition

    By Krishna R. Dronamraju

    First published in 1998, this was the first book to present a comprehensive summary of both the global as well as institutional issues which are involved in biotechnology sharing. It covers the controversial subject of intellectual property rights (IPR) and the patenting of new discoveries in…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Sociology of Structural Disaster: Beyond Fukushima book cover

    The Sociology of Structural Disaster

    Beyond Fukushima, 1st Edition

    By Miwao Matsumoto

    How and why did credible scientists, engineers, government officials, journalists, and others collectively give rise to a drastic failure to control the threat to the population of the Fukushima disaster? Why was there no effort on the part of inter-organizational networks, well-coordinated in the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society

  • China at a Threshold: Exploring Social Change in Techno-Social Systems book cover

    China at a Threshold

    Exploring Social Change in Techno-Social Systems, 1st Edition

    By James B. Cuffe

    Once the world’s most technologically advanced civilisation, China is poised to yet again take this mantle having made incredible technological strides over recent decades but what does this in fact mean? What will this mean for Chinese society and what ramifications might it have for the future?…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Liminality

  • Doing More Digital Humanities: Open Approaches to Creation, Growth, and Development book cover

    Doing More Digital Humanities

    Open Approaches to Creation, Growth, and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Constance Crompton, Richard J. Lane, Ray Siemens

    As digital media, tools, and techniques continue to impact and advance the humanities, Doing More Digital Humanities provides practical information on how to do digital humanities work. This book offers: A comprehensive, practical guide to the digital humanities Accessible introductions,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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