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  1. Journal of Aging & Social Policy

    Special Issue – Critical Essays on Health Care Reform: The Affordable Care Act, Long-Term Care, and Elders
    Free Access to the Introduction

    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) includes several provisions that aim to improve prevailing deficiencies in the nation's long-term care system. But just how effective is the ACA likely to be in addressing these challenges? Will it result in meaningful or marginal reform? This special issue of Journal of Aging & Social Policy seeks to answer these questions.

  2. What Made Freud Laugh

    In her characteristically engaging style, Nelson explores a topic that has fascinated and frustrated scholars for centuries. Initially drawn to the meaning of laughter through her decades of work studying crying from an attachment perspective, Nelson argues that laughter is based in the attachment system, which explains much about its confusing and apparently contradictory qualities.  This lively book sheds light on the ways in which we connect, grow, and transform and how, through shared humor, play, and delight, we have fun doing so.

  3. Review of Ferry Tales in Big Pacific

    "Phillip Vannini has taken an entire way of life, with its infinite variations based on geography, boat schedules, weather patterns, economics, isolation, proximities, prejudices, xenophobias, rhythms and elements of the indescribable… and described them with a poetic deftness and perception that frequently takes my breath away, they are so apt and nail-on-the-head depictions."Laurie McConnell

    Read the full article.

  4. Children, Citizenship and Environment

    Children growing up today are confronted by four difficult and intersecting challenges: dangerous environmental change, weakening democracies, growing social inequality, and a global economy marked by unprecedented youth unemployment and unsustainable resource extraction. Yet on streets everywhere, there is also a strong, youthful energy for change.

  5. Handbook of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

    Handbook of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

    Publishing in this Olympic year, volume one of this exciting new handbook collection tells the story of the 2012 games from bid to delivery. This book is essential reading for anybody with a personal or professional interest in the Olympic and Paralympic Games, global culture or the development of sport.

  6. Iranian Elites and Turkish Rulers wins the Saidi-Sirjani Award

    Routledge would like to extend their congratulations to David Durand-Guedy for winning the Saidi-Sirjani Award.

  7. Latin American Studies Titles

    View our recently published and upcoming books in the 2012 Latin American Studies Catalog!

  8. St Andrews

    Certificate in Terrorism Studies

    The Certificate in Terrorism Studies is a 16 week online program from the Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence (CSTPV) at the University of St Andrews and Informa.

    Delivered entirely online, this is the leading terrorism studies course - vital if it's part of your responsibility to protect people, infrastructure, organisations or investments.

    Find out more:

  9. Jurisprudence

    Watch a YouTube Review of Jurisprudence

    The new edition of Jurisprudence by Scott Veitch, Emilios Christodoulidis and Lindsay Farmer has received an excellent review on YouTube which you can watch here.

    If you are teaching a Jurisprudence module and think that this might be a suitable core text you can order a complimentary exam copy now.

  10. Britains Hidden Role

    New Research Books Publishing in July

    Routledge Law is pleased to announce the publication of a number of new research and scholarly books in July. Britain’s Hidden Role in the Rwandan Genocide by Hazel Cameron examines the role of the United Kingdom as a global elite bystander to the crime of genocide, and its complicity, in violation of international criminal laws during the Rwandan genocide of 1994. The latest book in the Discourses of Law series is Danielle Tyson's study of the construction and representation of subjectivity and sexual difference in legal narrations of intimate partner homicide, Sex, Culpability and the Defence of Provocation. The Enlightened Shareholder Value Principle and Corporate Governance by Andrew Keay considers what impact ESV will have on financial institutions and non-financial institutions in the aftermath of the global financial crisis. Read on for a full list of the diverse books publishing this month.

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