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  1. Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies

    Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing
    By Christie Launius and Holly Hassel

    Threshold Concepts in Women’s and Gender Studies: Ways of Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing is a textbook designed primarily for introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies courses with the intent of providing both a skills- and concept-based foundation in the field. The text is driven by a single key question: "What are the ways of thinking, seeing, and knowing that characterize women’s and gender studies and are valued by its practitioners?"... Read more...

  2. Off the Grid

    Re-Assembling Domestic Life
    By Phillip Vannini and Jonathan Taggart

    Off-grid isn’t a state of mind. It isn’t about someone being out of touch, about a place that is hard to get to, or about a weekend spent offline. Off-grid is the property of a building (generally a home but sometimes even a whole town) that is disconnected from the electricity and the natural gas grid. To live off-grid, therefore, means having to radically re-invent domestic life as we know it, and this is what this book is about: individuals and families who have chosen to live in that dramatically innovative, but also quite old, way of life... Read more...

  3. Essential Business Skills for Social Work Managers

    Tools for Optimizing Programs and Organizations
    By Andrew J. Germak

    Many social workers find themselves in management positions within a few years of graduating from MSW programs. Most of these jobs are in nonprofit human service organizations in which, increasingly, business acumen is necessary to maintain grants and donations, start new programs, market services to clients, supervise the finance function, and understand the external environment... Read more...

  4. Routledge Law Revision

    Routledge Law is proud to provide a wide range of titles to support student learning and revision, whether it be before or during study, or in preparation for exams and assessments.

    Browse the 2015 Routledge Revision eCatalog

  5. Critical Theory Today

    Author Interview - Lois Tyson tells us more about Critical Theory Today

    ‘For anyone who wants to understand contemporary cultural theory, Critical Theory Today is the undisputed starting point for that understanding.’ - Todd McGowan, The University of Vermont, USA

    Critical Theory Today is well regarded as one of the best introductions to critical theory available. Following the recent publication of the third edition we asked author Lois Tyson to give us an insight into the book.
     

  6. Anthropology and Anthropologists: The British School in the Twentieth Century, 4th Edition

    Author of ‘Anthropology and Anthropologists’ featured in Anthropology of This Century (AOTC)

    A recent issue of 'Anthropology of This Century' (AOTC) featured an article by Adam Kuper, author of Anthropology and Anthropologists, now in its fourth edition. He discusses the radical changes in the field of British social anthropology since the first publication of his book in 1973, the two opposing schools of thought that shaped its evolution, and the current state of social anthropology as a truly cosmopolitan discipline. Read excerpts from the article, or read the full article here. Learn more about the book here.

  7. Interview with Authors of Doing Events Research: From Theory to Practice

    The authors of Doing Events Research tell us about why their book is so unique and why this is the textbook to use on any events studies course.

    Click here to read the interview.

  8. Renewable Energy Resources

    3rd Edition
    By John Twidell and Tony Weir

    Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation’s energy strategy, not least because of concerns for the local and global environment, for energy security and for sustainability.  Read more...

  9. Relational Theory for Clinical Practice, 2nd Edition

    Relational Theory for Clinical Practice offers students and practitioners a conceptual framework for thinking relationally about social work with clients within a biological, psychological, and socio-cultural framework.

  10. Justice, Crime, and Ethics, 8th Edition cover image

    Justice, Crime, and Ethics

    8th Edition
    By Michael C. Braswell, Belinda R. McCarthy, Bernard J. McCarthy

    Click to watch the new video trailer!

    Justice, Crime, and Ethics, a leading textbook in criminal justice programs, examines ethical dilemmas pertaining to the administration of criminal justice and professional activities in the field... Read more.

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