Series: Routledge Literature Companions
To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge
Knowledge, Power and the Media
This book provides an account of the history, geopolitics, activities and impact of the terror experts. It outlines the emergence and development of a ‘nexus’ of terror experts – a group which collectively promote a particular view of political violence, and who are very well networked with think...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge
Emerging Issues, Legal Policy and Public Health
Emerging drugs such as synthetic marijuana and bath salts present critical problems not only for the public but also for law enforcement, public health officials, policy makers, and educators. This book serves both as an introduction to the world of these novel drugs as well as a guide for better...
To Be Published June 15th 2015 by CRC Press
The Future of the Magazine Form
Scholarly engagement with the magazine form has, in the last two decades, produced a substantial amount of valuable research. Authored by leading academic authorities in the study of magazines, the chapters in The Routledge Handbook of Magazine Research not only create an architecture to organize...
To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge
Public Sociology in Action
Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology
This book exemplifies the "public sociology" approach to sociological research popularised by Michael Burawoy, showcasing how an approach that focuses on the powerful can bring new insights into how our society works. As a collection of empirically-rich sociological writings on power, influence and...
To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge
The selected works of Miller Mair
Series: World Library of Mental Health
The World Library of Mental Health celebrates the important contributions to mental health made by leading experts in their individual fields. Each author has compiled a career-long collection of what they consider to be their finest pieces: extracts from books, journals, articles, major...
Published October 7th 2014 by Routledge
Forensic Evidence and Law Enforcement
Traditionally, forensic investigation has not been fully utilized in the investigation of property crime. This ground-breaking book examines the experiences of patrol officers, command staff, detectives, and chiefs as they navigate the expectations of forensic evidence in criminal cases,...
Published August 21st 2014 by Routledge
America's New Frontier
This text is aimed at the basic local government management course (upper division or graduate) that addresses the structural, political and management issues associated with regional and metropolitan government. It also can complement more specialized courses such as urban planning, urban...
Published March 30th 2014 by Routledge
Bakhtin and the Other
It has seemed at times that there is no neutral territory between those who see Bakhtin as the practitioner of a kind of neo-Marxist, or at least materialist, deconstruction and those who look at the same texts and see a defender of traditional, liberal humanist values and classical conceptions of...
Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge