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  1. Ideologies of Eastness in Central and Eastern Europe

    By Tomasz Zarycki

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book explores how the countries of Eastern Europe, which were formerly part of the Soviet bloc have, since the end of communist rule, developed a new ideology of their place in the world. Drawing on post-colonial theory and on identity discourses in the writings of local intelligentsia figures...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Understanding European Movements

    New Social Movements, Global Justice Struggles, Anti-Austerity Protest

    Edited by Cristina Flesher Fominaya, Laurence Cox

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    European social movements have been central to European history, politics, society and culture, and have had a global reach and impact. Yet they have rarely been taken on their own terms in the English-language literature, considered rather as counterpoints to the US experience. This has been...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Chinese in Eastern Europe and Russia

    A Middleman Minority in a Transnational Era

    By Pál Nyiri

    Series: Chinese Worlds

    Since the late nineteenth century, hundreds of thousands of Chinese have moved to Russia and Eastern Europe. However, until now, very little research has been done about the initial migrants in the nineteenth century, the presence of the Chinese in Europe and Russia in the twentieth century...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Narrating Post/Communism

    Colonial Discourse and Europe's Borderline Civilization

    By Natasa Kovacevic

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The transition of communist Eastern Europe to capitalist democracy post-1989 and in the aftermath of the Yugoslav wars has focused much scholarly attention - in history, political science and literature - on the fostering of new identities across Eastern European countries in the absence of the old...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Student Mobility and Narrative in Europe

    The New Strangers

    By Elizabeth Murphy-Lejeune

    Series: Routledge Studies in Anthropology

    Bringing together case studies and theory, this book is the first in-depth qualitative study of student migration within Europe. Drawing on the theory of 'the stranger' as a sociological type, the author suggests that the travelling European students can be seen as a new migratory elite. The book...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  6. On Stories

    By Richard Kearney

    Series: Thinking in Action

    Stories offer us some of the richest and most enduring insights into the human condition and have preoccupied philosophy since Aristotle. On Stories presents in clear and compelling style just why narrative has this power over us and argues that the unnarrated life is not worth living. Drawing on...

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Fieldwork and Footnotes

    Studies in the History of European Anthropology

    Edited by Arturo Alvarez Roldan, Han Vermeulen

    Series: European Association of Social Anthropologists

    The history of anthropology has great relevance for current debates within the discipline, offering a foundation from which the professionalisation of anthropology can evolve. The authors explore key issues in the history of social and cultural anthropological approaches in Germany, Great Britain,...

    Published December 22nd 1994 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Medical Anthropology in Europe: Shaping the Field
    Edited by Elisabeth Hsu, Caroline Potter
    To Be Published October 7th 2014
  2. National Minorities in Putin's Russia
    By Federica Prina
    To Be Published March 31st 2015

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