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  1. Sport and Society

    Elizabeth to Anne

    By Dennis Brailsford

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

    Published November 11th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Victorian Attitudes to Race

    By Christine Bolt

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

    Published November 11th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Sociology as Social Criticism (Routledge Revivals)

    By Tom B. Bottomore

    First published in 1975, this collection of essays embodies a conception of sociological thought as a critical analysis of social theories and doctrines, of social institutions and political regimes, of recent social movements. They deal, in particular, with some conservative versions of sociology...

    Published September 14th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Surviving the Holocaust

    A Life Course Perspective

    By Ronald Berger

    Series: Contemporary Sociological Perspectives

    Surviving the Holocaust is a compelling sociological account of two brothers who survived the Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Poland. One brother, the author’s father, endured several concentration camps, including the infamous camp at Auschwitz, as well as a horrific winter death march; while the...

    Published July 6th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Public Criminology?

    By Ian Loader, Richard Sparks

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    What is the role and value of criminology in a democratic society? How do, and how should, its practitioners engage with politics and public policy? How can criminology find a voice in an agitated, insecure and intensely mediated world in which crime and punishment loom large in government agendas...

    Published July 5th 2010 by Routledge

  6. The African Origins of Rhetoric

    By Cecil Blake

    Series: African Studies

    Through a critical analysis of ancient African texts that predate Greco-Roman treatises Cecil Blake revisits the roots of rhetorical theory and challenges what is often advanced as the "darkness metaphor" -- the rhetorical construction of Africa and Africans. Blake offers a thorough examination of...

    Published June 4th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Sociology (Routledge Revivals)

    A guide to problems and literature

    By Tom B. Bottomore

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1962, this seminal work is an introduction to sociology in a world context, and a sophisticated guide to the major themes, problems and controversies in contemporary sociology. The book remains unique in its organisation and presentation of sociological ideas and problems,...

    Published April 13th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Globalization

    A Reader

    Edited by Charles Lemert, Anthony Elliott, Daniel Chaffee, Eric Hsu

    Expected to become a classic in the field and the classroom standard for teachers and their students, this book offers the most comprehensive, engaging selection of classic and contemporary readings on globalization currently available. Here, for the first time in print, is the full historical...

    Published March 29th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Female Prostitution in Costa Rica

    Historical Perspectives, 1880-1930

    By Anne Hayes

    Series: Latin American Studies

    This book analyzes the development of female prostitution in the Pacific port of Puntarenas, Costa Rica during the advanced stage of the coffee exporting economy (1880-1930), at the height of the consolidation of the liberal state. Hayes argues that prostitution in the port differed from that of...

    Published March 18th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Marxism and Historical Writing (Routledge Revivals)

    By Paul Hirst

    In this reissued collection of essays, first published in 1985, Paul Q. Hirst assesses the limits of the Marxist theory of history in its various versions. It begins with an extended critical discussion of Perry Anderson and Edward Thompson, and includes chapters on G.A Cohen’s attempt to re-state...

    Published December 18th 2009 by Routledge