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  1. Memories of Class (Routledge Revivals)

    The Pre-history and After-life of Class

    By Zygmunt Bauman

    First published in 1982, Professor Bauman’s discussion of the mechanism of class formation and institutionalisation of class conflict argues that our understanding of changes in social and political structure has been hindered by the freezing of concepts of class in the ice-age of industrial...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Constitution of Poverty (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards a genealogy of liberal governance

    By Mitchell Dean

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1991, This book looks at how capitalism has affected the organization of the poor. It also explores what the links are between notions of poverty and notions personal responsibility, philanthropy, morality and state forms. An intruiging work for anyone interested in the...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  3. A History of Shopping

    By Dorothy Davis

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

    Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge

  4. A Social History of English Music

    By Eric David Mackerness

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

    Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 10th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Victorian Attitudes to Race

    By Christine Bolt

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

    Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 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 13th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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 5th 2010 by Routledge

  9. 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 4th 2010 by Routledge

  10. 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 3rd 2010 by Routledge