Textbooks: Social Sciences

  • A History of Indigenous Latin America: Araucanians to Zapatistas book cover

    A History of Indigenous Latin America

    Araucanians to Zapatistas, 1st Edition

    By Rene Harder Horst

    Indigenous people have played an incredibly important role in the history of the Americas. From their earliest encounters with Europeans, which helped shape the institutions of the colonial period, to recent mobilizations that have toppled regimes and put one of their own into power, the indigenous…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Branding Gandhi book cover

    Branding Gandhi

    1st Edition

    By Ritu Khanduri

    Branding Gandhi renews attention to thinking about our relationship with stuff through Gandhi‘s politics, his image, his things, and the history of branding Gandhi. Based on archival research this book will provoke thinking about why we remain fascinated with brands. The chapters of this book…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

  • Global Media book cover

    Global Media

    1st Edition

    By Anikó Imre, Nitin Govil, Tasha Oren

    Entry…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Immigration Policy: An Introduction book cover

    The Ethics of Immigration Policy

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Adam Hosein

    The Ethics of Immigration: An Introduction systematically and comprehensively examines the ethical issues surrounding the concept of immigration. Addressing important questions such as: Can states claim a right to control their borders and if so to what extent? How can you determine which…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    The Ethics of ...

  • Ageism: Past, Present, and Future book cover

    Ageism

    Past, Present, and Future, 1st Edition

    By Tay McNamara, John Williamson

    Ageism: Past, Present, and Future impartially outlines the history, current state, and potential new directions of ageism in the United States and globally. McNamara and Williamson uniquely address the complex ways in which cultural beliefs about older adults, economic conditions, and public policy…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Not Your China Doll: Asian American Women and the Truth About Gendered Racism book cover

    Not Your China Doll

    Asian American Women and the Truth About Gendered Racism, 1st Edition

    By Sharon Chang, Joe R. Feagin

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • The New Urban Sociology book cover

    The New Urban Sociology

    6th Edition

    By Mark Gottdiener, Randolph Hohle, Colby King

    Widely recognized as a groundbreaking text, The New Urban Sociology is a broad and expert introduction to urban sociology that is both relevant and accessible to students. Organized around an integrated paradigm, the sociospatial perspective, this text examines the role played by social factors…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Asian Societies: An introduction book cover

    Asian Societies: An introduction

    1st Edition

    By Bryan S. Turner

    This textbook provides an ambitious overview of Asia from the perspective of the comparative sociology of culture and social structure. Starting with the history of colonialism and empire, the study examines major dimensions of modern social change from population and migration, the growth of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development book cover

    Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Gunilla Almered Olsson, Pernille Gooch

    Providing both a theoretical background and practical examples of natural resource conflict, this volume explores the pressures on natural resources leading to scarcity and conflict.  It is shown that the causes and driving forces behind natural resource conflicts are diverse, complex and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology book cover

    An Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology

    1st Edition

    By Marzia Balzani, Niko Besnier

    Paperback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Men and Masculinities book cover

    Men and Masculinities

    1st Edition

    By Eric Anderson, Rory Magrath

    Men and Masculinities is a research-informed textbook designed to introduce students to the lives of men and their changing masculinities. This is accomplished by examining primarily the sociological literature into the construction of masculinities, but also the psychological and biological. It is…

    Paperback – 2019-05-30 
    Routledge

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