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  1. Where We Stand

    Class Matters

    By bell hooks

    Drawing on both her roots in Kentucky and her adventures with Manhattan Coop boards, Where We Stand is a successful black woman's reflection--personal, straight forward, and rigorously honest--on how our dilemmas of class and race are intertwined, and how we can find ways to think beyond them....

    Published October 4th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Culture in the Communication Age

    Edited by James Lull

    What does it mean to live in the Communication Age? What has happened to culture in the Communication Age? What is the nature of culture today?Culture in the Communication Age brings together some of the world's leading thinkers from a range of academic disciplines to discuss what 'culture' means...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Jewish Law Annual Volume 13

    Edited by Berachyahu Lifshitz

    Series: Jewish Law Annual

    A diverse collection of scholarly articles on a variety of topics related to Jewish law. Among the ten articles are two different analyses of the married woman's rights with respect to use of marital property; a study of the principles used by Maimonides in enumerating the precepts; two articles on...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Kinship and Continuity

    Pakistani Families in Britain

    By Alison Shaw

    Kinship and Continuity is a vivid ethnographic account of the development of the Pakistani presence in Oxford, from after World War II to the present day. Alison Shaw addresses the dynamics of migration, patterns of residence and kinship, ideas about health and illness, and notions of political and...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Doing Science + Culture

    Edited by Roddey Reid, Sharon Traweek

    Doing Science + Culture is a groundbreaking book on the cultural study of science, technology and medicine. Outstanding contributors including life and physical scientists, anthropologists, sociologists, literature/communication scholars and historians of science who focus on the analysis of...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Essential Ilan Stavans

    By Ilan Stavans

    Here, Ilan Stavans, one of the foremost Latino scholars, collects his best essays into one volume. As a Mexican Jew whose native languages are Yiddish and Spanish, Stavans writes in English to limn the tensions, contradictions, and possibilities within the compex notion of a multi-cultural...

    Published September 15th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Megaevents and Modernity

    Olympics and Expos in the Growth of Global Culture

    By Maurice Roche

    This analysis explores the social history and politics of mega-events from the late 19th century to the present. Through case studies of events such as the 1851 Crystal Palace Expo, the 1936 Berlin Olympics and the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, Maurice Roche investigates the impact Expos and Olympics...

    Published September 14th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Carnal Appetites


    By Elspeth Probyn

    In Carnal Appetites, Elspeth Probyn charts the explosion of interest in food - from the cults that spring up around celebrity chefs, to our love/hate relationship with fast food, our fetishization of food and sex, and the impact of our modes of consumption on our identities. 'You are what you eat'...

    Published September 12th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Jean Baudrillard

    By Richard J. Lane

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Best known as the philosopher who claimed that the Gulf War never happened, Jean Baudrillard is one of the most famous and controversial writers on postmodernism. This book offers a beginners guide to his thought, including his views on:* technology* primitivism* reworking Marxism* simulation and...

    Published September 7th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Nursing the Image

    Media, Culture and Professional Identity

    By Julia Hallam

    Ideas of 'nursing' and 'nurses' carry a powerful social charge. The image of the nurse continues to be a symbol of caring and of duty at the same time as it projects a view of femininity, 'stereotypical' in its gender relations.How has this image come to be constructed?An empirical investigation of...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge