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  1. Historical Tales and National Identity

    An introduction to narrative social psychology

    By János László

    Social psychologists argue that people’s past weighs on their present. Consistent with this view, Historical Tales and National Identity outlines a theory and a methodology which provide tools for better understanding the relation between the present psychological condition of a society and...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Mobility, Space and Culture

    By Peter Merriman

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Over the past ten to fifteen years there has emerged an increasing concern with mobility in the social sciences and humanities. In Mobility, Space and Culture, Peter Merriman provides an important and timely contribution to the mobilities turn in the social sciences, encouraging academics to...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Trade in Lunacy

    A Study of Private Madhouses in England in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

    By William Ll. Parry-Jones

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

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Paradigm of International Social Development

    Ideologies, Development Systems and Policy Approaches

    By Murli Desai

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book takes a historical approach to analyse ideologies, policy approaches and development systems that have constructed the paradigm of international social development. It aims to review the social construction of "development" by tracing the historical dynamics of the modern ideologies and...

    Published October 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Evidence and Explanation in Social Science

    An Inter-disciplinary Approach

    Edited by Gerald Studdert-Kennedy

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Originally published in 1975. The main concern of this book is the nature of the gap between the theoretical issues, raised at an abstract level by social scientists, and their facts, the material organized in an empirical analysis. The author draws on material from several disciplines to explore...

    Published October 18th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Dialectics of Inquiry Across the Historical Social Sciences

    By David Baronov

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book turns conventional global-historical analysis on its head, demonstrating, first, that local events cannot be derived — logically or historically — from large-scale, global-historical structures and processes and, second, that it is these structures and processes that, in fact, emerge from...

    Published October 7th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Sociological Theory (Routledge Revivals)

    Pretence and Possibility

    By Keith Dixon

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1973, this book is concerned with the question of whether Sociology is, or ought to be, a theoretical science. Keith Dixon argues that the pretence to the theoretical is a hindrance to the development of the field of Sociology, which devalues significant empirical work by giving...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Religious Toleration in England

    1787-1833

    By Ursula Henriques

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

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The English Parish Clergy on the Eve of the Reformation

    By Peter Heath

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

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Western India in the Nineteenth Century

    A study in the social history of Maharashtra

    By Ravinder Kumar

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

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge