The field of global health is expanding rapidly. An increasing number of trainees are studying and working with marginalized populations, often within low and middle-income countries. Such endeavours are beset by ethical dilemmas: mitigating power differentials, addressing cultural differences in...
Published December 4th 2012 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Philosophy Companions
The Routledge Companion to Metaphysics is an outstanding, comprehensive and accessible guide to the major themes, thinkers, and issues in metaphysics. The Companion features over fifty specially commissioned chapters from international scholars which are organized into three clear parts: History...
Published August 3rd 2011 by Routledge
Now in its second edition, this book provides a practical guide to measured building surveys with special emphasis on recording the fabric of historic buildings. It includes two new chapters dealing with modern survey practice using instruments and photographic techniques, as well as a chapter...
Published January 19th 2004 by Routledge
In Pursuit of Cultural Justice
In Real Love, Andrew Ross, one of our preeminent social critics, explores the vital connection between economic life and cultural expression. From the consequences of cyberspace for work and play to the uses and abuses of genetics in the O.J. trial, from world scarcity to world music, Ross...
Published April 22nd 1998 by Routledge
This volume results from the observation that small firms often experience considerable difficulty in raising funds for expansion or investment. The essays explore a variety of alternatives in which networks are substituted for market transactions. They focus on the role of trust engendered by...
Published August 30th 1996 by Routledge
Youth Music and Youth Culture
Microphone Fiends, a collection of original essays and interviews, brings together some of the best known scholars, critics, journalists and performers to focus on the contemporary scene. It includes theoretical discussions of musical history along with social commentaries about genres like disco,...
Published April 13th 1994 by Routledge
Intellectuals and Popular Culture
The intellectual and the popular: Irving Howe and John Waters, Susan Sontag and Ethel Rosenberg, Dwight MacDonald and Bill Cosby, Amiri Baraka and Mick Jagger, Andrea Dworkin and Grace Jones, Andy Warhol and Lenny Bruce. All feature in Andrew Ross's lively history and critique of modern American...
Published July 2nd 1989 by Routledge