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Forthcoming Historical Sociology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory

    Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory brings together as one set and as individual volumes a series of previously out-of-print classic titles from a variety of academic imprints. With books ranging from Advances in Social Theory and Methodology to Capital,...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Autobiographies of Transformation

    Lives in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Mike Keen, Janusz Mucha

    Series: Routledge/ESA Studies in European Societies

    Autobiographies of Transformation is a completely unique history of sociology in Central and Eastern Europe in the post-Communist era. Through the autobiographies of ten key sociological witnesses from the region, the sociological imagination is turned upon itself, resulting in a...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Ancient Crete

    From Early Times Until the Roman Occupation

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Herbert Spencer: Legacies

    Edited by Mark Francis, Michael Taylor

    Herbert Spencer: Legacies explores and assesses the impact of the ideas and work of the great Victorian polymath Herbert Spencer across a wide range of disciplines. In the course of the essays a significant re-evaluation of his influence on Victorian and Edwardian thought is provided. Spencer's...

    To Be Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Gender Roles in Ireland

    Three Decades of Attitude Change

    By Margret Fine-Davis

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Gender Roles in Ireland: Three Decades of Attitude Change documents changing attitudes toward the role of women in Ireland from 1975–2005, a key period of social change in this society. The book presents replicated measures from four separate surveys carried out over three decades. These cover a...

    To Be Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Handbook of European Sociology

    Edited by Sokratis Koniordos, Alexandros Kyrtsis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of European Sociology explores the main aspects of the work and scholarship of European sociologists during the last sixty years (1950-2010), a period that has shaped the methods and identity of the sociological craft. European social theory has produced a vast...

    To Be Published September 8th 2014 by Routledge

  7. An Imperial War and the British Working Class

    Working-Class Attitudes and Reactions to the Boer War, 1899-1902

    By Richard Price

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  8. The History of Migration in Europe

    Perspectives from Economics, Politics and Sociology

    Edited by Francesca Angela Fauri

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    The History of Migration in Europe belies several myths by arguing, for example, that immobility has not been the "normal" condition of people before the modern era. Migration (far from being an income-maximizing choice taken by lone individuals) is often a household strategy, and local wages...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Public Indecency in England 1857-1960

    'A Serious and Growing Evil’

    By David J Cox, Kim Stevenson, Candida Harris, Judith Rowbotham

    Series: Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

    Throughout the nineteenth century and twentieth century, various attempts were made to define and control problematic behaviour by use of the somewhat nebulous concept of ‘indecency’ by legal and legislative means, though remarkably public indecency remains a much under-researched aspect and period...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Thinking Critically About Happiness

    By Jordan McKenzie

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Building on the established research on the sociology of emotion and affect, this book provides an introduction to the sociology of happiness with a distinct focus on the analysis of macro level social processes. Addressing the key debates, themes, and perspectives in happiness research with a...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge