Routledge Handbook of Environmental Anthropology
Routledge Handbook of South-South Relations
Routledge Handbook of Crime Science
The Routledge Handbook of Postsecularity
Helen Kopnina, Eleanor Shoreman-Ouimet
January 08, 2019
Environmental Anthropology studies historic and present human-environment interactions. This volume illustrates the ways in which today's environmental anthropologists are constructing new paradigms for understanding the multiplicity of players, pressures, and ecologies in every environment, and...
Anna-Mari Almila, David Inglis
January 08, 2019
Veils and veiling are controversial topics in social and political life, generating debates across the world. The veil is enmeshed within a complex web of relations encompassing politics, religion and gender, and conflicts over the nature of power, legitimacy, belief, freedom, agency and...
Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Patricia Daley
December 20, 2018
South-South cooperation is becoming ever more important to states, policy-makers and academics. Many Northern states, international agencies and NGOs are promoting South-South partnerships as a means of ‘sharing the burden’ in funding and undertaking development, assistance and protection...
December 13, 2018
To best serve current and future generations, infrastructure needs to be resilient to the changing world while using limited resources in a sustainable manner. Research on and funding towards sustainability and resilience are growing rapidly, and significant research is being carried out at a...
Julie Cupples, Marcela Palomino-Schalscha, Manuel Prieto
December 06, 2018
The Routledge Handbook of Latin American Development seeks to engage with comprehensive, contemporary, and critical theoretical debates on Latin American development. The volume draws on contributions from across the humanities and social sciences and, unlike earlier volumes of this kind,...
Simon Chadwick, Daniel Parnell, Paul Widdop, Christos Anagnostopoulos
November 28, 2018
Soccer is the world’s most valuable sport, generating bigger revenues, as well as being watched and played by more people, than any other. It is virtually impossible to understand the business of sport without understanding the football industry. This book surveys contemporary football in...
Richard Wortley, Aiden Sidebottom, Nick Tilley, Gloria Laycock
November 27, 2018
Crime science is precisely what it says it is: the application of science to the phenomenon of crime. This handbook, intended as a crime science manifesto, showcases the scope of the crime science field and provides the reader with an understanding of the assumptions, aspirations and methods of...
November 21, 2018
The Routledge Handbook of Postsecularity offers an internationally significant and comprehensive interdisciplinary collection which provides a series of critical reviews of the current state of the art and future trends in philosophical, theoretical, and conceptual terms. The volume likewise...
Susan Dewey, Isabel Crowhurst, Chimaraoke Izugbara
November 21, 2018
The Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research unites 45 contributions from researchers, sex workers, activists, and practitioners who live and work in 28 countries throughout the world. Focusing tightly on the contemporary state of sex industry research through eight...
November 20, 2018
The term "climate justice" began to gain traction in the late 1990s following a wide range of activities by social and environmental justice movements that emerged in response to the operations of the fossil fuel industry and, later, to what their members saw as the failed global climate governance...
Walter S. DeKeseredy, Callie Marie Rennison, Amanda K. Hall-Sanchez
November 14, 2018
Violence is a serious public health problem. The number of violent deaths tells only part of the story, and many more survive violence and are left with permanent physical and emotional scars. Violence also erodes communities by reducing productivity, decreasing property values, and disrupting...
Kirsten Drotner, Vince Dziekan, Ross Parry, Kim Christian Schrøder
November 09, 2018
Museums today find themselves within a mediatised society, where everyday life is conducted in a data-full and technology-rich context. In fact, museums are themselves mediatised: they present a uniquely media-centred environment, in which communicative media is a constitutive property of their...