Textbooks: Social Sciences

  • Debating the Drug War: Race, Politics, and Media in the

    Debating the Drug War

    Race, Politics, and Media in the "War on Drugs" Debate

    By Michael Rosino

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Leading a Diversity Culture Shift in Higher Education: Comprehensive Strategies for Organizational Leadership book cover

    Leading a Diversity Culture Shift in Higher Education

    Comprehensive Strategies for Organizational Leadership

    By Edna B. Chun, Alvin Evans

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Engaging Anthropological Theory: A Social and Political History book cover

    Engaging Anthropological Theory

    A Social and Political History, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Moberg

    This fully revised second edition of Mark Moberg's lively book offers a fresh look at the history of anthropological theory. Covering key concepts and theorists, Engaging Anthropological Theory examines the historical context of anthropological ideas and the contested nature of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Class and Everyday Life: Critiques and Practices book cover

    Class and Everyday Life

    Critiques and Practices

    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 – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Social Media and Political Culture book cover

    Social Media and Political Culture

    By Bridgette Wessels

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • A Guide to Argumentative Research Writing and Thinking: Overcoming Challenges book cover

    A Guide to Argumentative Research Writing and Thinking

    Overcoming Challenges

    By Arnold Wentzel

    Research is difficult. Even though students are trained in the basic research methodology skills, when confronted with research writing, it feels to them as if they enter a bizarre world, with its own language and conventions, where it is hard to get things right. This book translates the apparent…

    Paperback – 2017-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century

    8th Edition

    By Cynthia C. Combs

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century helps readers understand terrorism, responses to it, and current trends that affect the future of this phenomenon. Putting terrorism into historical perspective and analyzing it as a form of political violence, this text presents the most essential concepts,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Dismantling the Racism Machine: A Manual and Toolbox book cover

    Dismantling the Racism Machine

    A Manual and Toolbox

    By Karen Gaffney

    Dismantling the Racism Machine: A Manual and Toolbox uses the metaphor of a machine to illustrate how systemic racism operates. The inner-workings of the Racism Machine perpetuate structural racism, from the criminal justice system to education to the media. The Racism Machine is devastatingly…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge

  • Introducing Japanese Popular Culture book cover

    Introducing Japanese Popular Culture

    Edited by Alisa Freedman, Toby Slade

    Specifically designed for use on a range of undergraduate and graduate courses, Introducing Japanese Popular Culture is a comprehensive textbook offering an up-to-date overview of a wide variety of media forms. It uses particular case studies as a way into examining the broader themes in Japanese…

    Paperback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge

  • Racism in the Neoliberal Era: A Meta History of Elite White Power book cover

    Racism in the Neoliberal Era

    A Meta History of Elite White Power

    By Randolph Hohle

    Racism in the Neoliberal Era explains how simple racial binaries like black/white are no longer sufficient to explain the persistence of racism, capitalism, and elite white power. The neoliberal era features the largest black middle class in US history and extreme racial marginalization. Hohle…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Cybersecurity Ethics: An Introduction book cover

    Cybersecurity Ethics

    An Introduction

    By Mary Manjikian

    This new textbook offers an accessible introduction to the topic of cybersecurity ethics. The book is split into three parts. Part I provides an introduction to the field of ethics, philosophy and philosophy of science, three ethical frameworks – virtue ethics, utilitarian ethics and communitarian…

    Paperback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge

  • The Immigration Debate: The Legal Production of Immigrant

    The Immigration Debate

    The Legal Production of Immigrant "Illegality"

    By Greg Prieto

    "What part of illegal don’t you understand?" This oft-repeated slogan from immigration restrictionists reveals the highly contentious quality of immigration reform.. American immigration policies have not experience a comprehensive overhall since 1986, as debates continue into another election…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

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