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  1. The Creolization Reader

    Studies in Mixed Identities and Cultures

    Edited by Robin Cohen, Paola Toninato

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    Increasingly, ‘creolization’ is used to analyse ‘cultural complexity’, 'cosmopolitanism’,‘hybridity’, ‘syncretism’ and ‘mixture’, prominent and growing characteristics of the global age. The Creolization Reader captures all these meanings. Attention to the ‘creolizing world’ has enormous potential...

    Published September 7th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Crime and Media

    A Reader

    Edited by Chris Greer

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    This engaging and timely collection gathers together for the first time key and classic readings in the ever-expanding area of crime and media. Comprizing a carefully distilled selection of the most important contributions to the field, Crime and Media: A Reader tackles a wide range of issues...

    Published August 31st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Theories of Race and Racism

    A Reader, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Les Back, John Solomos

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    Theories of Race and Racism: A Reader is an important and innovative collection that brings together extracts from the work of scholars, both established and up and coming, who have helped to shape the study of race and racism as an historical and contemporary phenomenon. This second edition...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Emotions

    A Social Science Reader

    Edited by Monica Greco, Paul Stenner

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    Are emotions becoming more conspicuous in contemporary life? Are the social sciences undergoing an an 'affective turn'? This Reader gathers influential and contemporary work in the study of emotion and affective life from across the range of the social sciences. Drawing on both theoretical and...

    Published November 30th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Social Movements

    A Reader

    Edited by VINCENZO RUGGIERO, Nicola Montagna

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    This timely Reader plays an important role in the field of social movements. It fills a significant gap by covering a number of connected areas within social studies. Responding to growing demand for interpretation and analysis of re-emerging social conflicts in the developed, as well as the...

    Published June 15th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Fashion Theory

    A Reader

    Edited by Malcolm Barnard

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    From its beginnings in the fifteenth century, intensified interest in fashion and the study of fashion over the last thirty years has led to a vast and varied literature on the subject. This collection of essays surveys and contextualizes the ways in which a wide range of disciplines have used&...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Body

    A Reader

    Edited by Mariam Fraser, Monica Greco

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    The body has become an increasingly significant concept in recent years and this Reader offers a stimulating overview of the main topics, perspectives and theories surrounding the issue. This broad consideration of the body presents an engagement with a range of social concerns, from the processes...

    Published October 27th 2004 by Routledge

  8. The Information Society Reader

    Edited by with Raimo Blom, Erkki Karvonen, Harri Melin, Kaarle Nordenstreng, Ensio Puoskari, Frank Webster, Professor Frank Webster

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    There has been much debate over the idea of 'the information society'. Some thinkers have argued that information is becoming the key ordering principle in society, whereas others suggest that the rise of information has been overstated. Whatever the case, it cannot be denied that '...

    Published November 26th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Social Research Methods

    A Reader

    Edited by Clive Seale

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    Bringing together many of the core classic and contemporary works in social and cultural research methods, this book gives students direct access to methodological debates and examples of practical research across the qualitative/quantitative divide. The book is designed to be used both as a...

    Published November 12th 2003 by Routledge

  10. The Sociology of Health and Illness

    A Reader

    Edited by Michael Bury, Jonathan Gabe

    Series: Routledge Student Readers

    A wide-ranging collection of both classic writings and more recent articles in the sociology of health and illness, this reader is organized into the following sections: * health beliefs and knowledge* inequalities and patterning of health and illness* professional and patient interaction* chronic...

    Published September 24th 2003 by Routledge

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