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  1. Personal Relationships Across Cultures

    By Robin Goodwin

    Is falling in love the same the world over? What makes a 'happy marriage' in different cultures? How does our society influence us in the way we raise our children? Is modern life incompatible with intimacy? In this innovative new text, Robin Goodwin challenges many of the established views on...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Beyond the Body

    Death and Social Identity

    By Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, Glennys Howarth

    Beyond the Body presents a new and sophisticated approach to death, dying and bereavement, and the sociology of the body. The authors challenge existing theories that put the body at the centre of identity. They go 'beyond the body' to highlight the persistence of self-identity even when the body...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Environment and Social Theory

    By John Barry

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Environment: Environment and Society Texts

    Written in an accessible and jargon-free way, Environment and Social Theory examines: * the historical relationship between social theory and the environment *pre-Enlightenment and Enlightenment social theory and the environment * twentieth century social theory and the environment * economic...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Women and Social Class

    International Feminist Perspectives

    Edited by Pat Mahony, Christine Zmroczek

    This volume presents debates on class within an international context. Its particular focus is on women's theorized experience of social class from a variety of feminist perspectives, contextualized in relation to the countries and regions in which they live. Using personal experience as a basis,...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Digital Democracy

    Discourse and Decision Making in the Information Age

    Edited by Barry N. Hague, Brian D Loader

    Digital Democracy considers how technological developments might combine with underlying social, economic and political conditions to produce new vehicles for democratic practice.The growth of new Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) such as the Internet, alongside growing concerns...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  6. AIDS Capitation

    By David A Cherin

    Discover effective strategies for AIDS healthcare!You’ll definitely want to see what’s documented inside AIDS Capitation if you’re affiliated in any way with current efforts to bolster and improve healthcare policies and procedures for AIDS victims and their families. With this scholarly,...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  7. Woman, Body, Desire in Post-Colonial India

    Narratives of Gender and Sexuality

    By Jyoti Puri

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 21st 1999 by Routledge

  8. The Fiction of Bioethics

    By Tod Chambers

    Series: Reflective Bioethics

    Tod Chambers suggests that literary theory is a crucial component in the complete understanding of bioethics. The Fiction of Bioethics explores the medical case study and distills the idea that bioethicists study real-life cases, while philosophers contemplate fictional accounts....

    Published June 21st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Women in Contemporary Britain

    An Introduction

    By Jane Pilcher

    In this introductory text for A level students and undergraduates, Jane Pilcher covers the main issues debated about women in Britain today. Subjects covered include: * women and gender: sociological perspectives* education and training* women and paid work* household work and caring* love and...

    Published June 17th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Young People, Housing and Social Policy

    Edited by Julie Rugg

    Presenting up-to-date empirical research on the subject of young people, housing and social policy in contemporary Britain, this book considers the issue of young people's early housing histories in the context of a range of government policy initiatives aimed at the group. It offers a critique of...

    Published June 17th 1999 by Routledge