Perspectives from deeply divided societies
Most studies of public relations focus on the activity as it is practiced within ‘normal’ liberal democratic societies, especially within the US, which arguably has had a hegemonic influence on attempts within the academy to theorize public relations. It also raises the question of whether PR has...
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
A dynamic systemic approach to transitions and transformations
Traditionally, the subject of adolescent development has been explored using a stage based approach, often with an emphasis on the potential risks and problems of adolescence. Taking a different approach, in this book the authors draw upon a wealth of research to examine the period of development...
To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Psychology Press
In Eisenstein Rediscovered Ian Christie and Richard Taylor present the first true East-West symposium on Eisenstein with an unparalleled diversity of views and methodologies. Two newly discovered texts by Eisenstein are here translated fro the first time, and all the contributors make extensive use...
Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge
At last, G. Ian Taylor has written his master work! This amazing book provides the background and the thought processes that led to the angiosome concept, its clinical impact, and the legacy it has left for the benefit of patients and surgeons. The concept is an interpretation of the vascular...
Published November 8th 2013 by CRC Press
Developments in Theory and Research
Britain is no longer the sole organizing centre for cultural studies. The contributors to this volume demonstrate how cultural studies has diffused into other English-speaking countries and how its original concerns have been renegotiated and changed. The result is a landmark book which provides...
Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge
For a Social Theory of Deviance, 2nd Edition
"The New Criminology was written at a particular time and place; it was a product of 1968 and its aftermath: a world turned upside down .It was a time of great changes in personal politics and a surge of politics on the left: Marxism, Anarchism, Situationism as well as radical social democratic...
Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge
Perspectives on a Developing Connection
In seeking to cultivate external relations with African countries, China has long stressed its commonly shared roots with African nations as a developing country rather than a Western state, and as such the symbolic attraction of China clearly reverberates with many African elites who seem to look...
Published April 15th 2013 by Routledge
First published in 1975, this collection of essays expands upon the themes and ideas developed in the editors’ previous work, the visionary and groundbreaking text: The New Criminology. Directed at orthodox criminology, this is a partisan work written by a group of criminologists committed to a...
Published March 30th 2013 by Routledge
Series: Global Institutions
The increase in China’s economic and political involvement in Africa is arguably the most momentous development on the continent since the end of the Cold War. This book seeks to detail the origins, structure, workings and activities of The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) and its...
Published April 16th 2012 by Routledge
Engagement and Compromise
With China’s rise to the status of world power, trade and political links between Africa and China have been escalating at an astonishing rate. Sino-African relations are set to become an increasingly significant feature of world politics as China’s hunger for energy resources grows and many...
Published April 3rd 2009 by Routledge