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  1. Confronting Rape

    The Feminist Anti-Rape Movement and the State

    By Nancy A. Matthews

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Public thinking about sexual assault over the last two decades has changed dramatically for the better. Activists in rape crisis centers can claim a feminist success story, but not always as they would choose. Through her study of six rape crisis centers in Los Angeles, Nancy Matthews shows how the...

    Published September 1st 1994 by Routledge

  2. Cultural Rights

    Technology, Legality and Personality

    By Celia Lury

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Cultural Rights aims to combine sociology of culture and cultural studies approaches to provide an innovative interpretation of contemporary culture. It develops Walter Benjamin's arguments on the effects of mechanical reproduction by seeing what has happened to originality and authenticity in...

    Published May 27th 1993 by Routledge

  3. Lifestyle Shopping

    The Subject of Consumption

    Edited by Rob Shields

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 3rd 1992 by Routledge

  4. Race, Discourse and Labourism

    By Caroline Knowles

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Race, Discourse and Labourism argues that the commonwealth of socialism is founded upon a well-concealed history of brutality and repression. Caroline Knowles details the historical conditions of the emergence of race through Labour's dealings with Indian independence negotiations and anti-semitism...

    Published August 27th 1992 by Routledge

  5. Fragmenting Societies?

    A Comparative Analysis of Regional and Urban Development

    By David C. Thorns

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 4th 1992 by Routledge

  6. Places on the Margin

    Alternative Geographies of Modernity

    By Rob Shields

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    The debate on modernity and postmodernity has awakened interest in the importance of the spatial for cultural formations. But what of those spaces that exist as much in the imagination as in physical reality? This book attempts to develop an alternative geography and sociology of space by examining...

    Published May 7th 1992 by Routledge

  7. Professions and Patriarchy

    By Anne Witz

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    This impressive and original study is one of the first books to combine mainstream sociology with feminism in exploring the subject of the professions and power.This is an important addition to the corpus of feminist scholarship... It provides fresh insights into the way in which male power has...

    Published January 9th 1992 by Routledge

  8. Global Finance and Urban Living

    A Study of Metropolitan Change

    Edited by Leslie Budd, Sam Whimster

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    This incisive inter-disciplinary text provides a major contribution to the study of finance capital and the metropolis. It is the first authoritative account of the momentous changes in the organisation of finance capital that occurred in the 1980s. But it never contents itself with a mere record...

    Published January 9th 1992 by Routledge

  9. Structures of Control in Health Management

    By Rob Flynn

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Using a variety of evidence the author documents the rise of general management, the application of new techniques to reduce medical costs and improve efficiency, and other methods to control use and evaluate clinical performance....

    Published November 7th 1991 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Transforming Images: Screens, affect, futures
    By Rebecca Coleman
    To Be Published August 30th 2014
  2. Mission of the University
    By Jose Ortega y Gasset
    To Be Published October 2nd 2014
  3. The Nationalities Problem & Soviet Administration: Selected Readings on the Development of Soviet Nationalities
    By Rudolf Schlesinger
    To Be Published October 31st 2014

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