Politicizing Bodily Vulnerability
Bodily vulnerability and victimhood are increasingly important parts of contemporary media processes. Representations of vulnerability are being used strategically to mobilize awareness and political action and circulate information about global injustices. This book offers research on when...
To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge
Modern societies and organizations are characterized by multiple kinds of observations, systems, or rationalities, rather than singular identities and clear hierarchies. This holds true for healthcare where we find a range of different perspectives – from medicine to education, from science to law,...
To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge
Transforming Social Worlds
Over the last decade, the close relationship between culture and economy - or "the experience economy" – has risen on the agenda. Although there is an established research field for analysing the economic impact of entrepreneurship, there is currently a limited amount of research that...
To Be Published August 24th 2014 by Routledge
A Content Cluster Approach
In a managed care era, the MMPI-2 is becoming an overloaded workhorse, required to generate more and more of the assessments that a battery of instruments once did. Though all now rely on the MMPI-2 for good reasons, and the MMPI has fallen out of use entirely, some important and clinically useful...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
Identity, Space and Place in the Levant
More than four million Palestinian refugees live in protracted exile across the Middle East. Taking a regional approach to Palestinian refugee exile and alienation across the Levant, this book proposes a new understanding of the spatial and political dimensions of refugee camps across the Middle...
Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge
Theory and Practice
What does it mean to be a documentary filmmaker in today's world? How are new technologies changing documentary filmmaking? What new forms of documentary are emerging? Recent technological developments have made the making and distribution of documentary films easier and more widespread than ever...
Published August 22nd 2011 by Routledge
Traditions, Perspectives and Destinations
A new and illuminating critical examination of international relations in Europe. This new volume presents all of the state of the art thinking, focusing particularly on international relations theory and theoretical debates in Western and Central European countries.The contributors seek...
Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge
Nationalism, Peacebuilding and International Trusteeship
Series: Cass Series on Peacekeeping
A major contribution to the debate about the reconstruction of Kosovo, and to the general discussion surrounding the revived 'trusteeship institution' model in the context of the UN internationalism of the 1990s and the War on Terror following 9/11. Bringing together leading international scholars,...
Published September 20th 2007 by Routledge
The Case of the European Works Council
Since 1996 a growing number of European employees have access to a European works council (EWC), a transnational employee body designed to complement national forms of labour representation . This volume brings together a hep hive of contributors who present valuable new insights into how employee...
Published March 7th 2007 by Routledge
This book explores a new theory of the firm produced through an exchange between management theory and economics. In the process economics is seen to provide a foundational element for strategy research whilst developing a more realistic theory of the firm with a greater emphasis on its internal...
Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge