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  1. Rethinking Transnationalism

    The Meso-link of organisations

    Edited by Ludger Pries

    Series: Routledge Research in Transnationalism

    During the last two decades transnationalism has become an important conceptual approach and research programme. However, the term has steadily become vague and indistinct underlining the need for conceptual précising as well as more defined empirical research. Rethinking Transnationalism does this...

    Published July 1st 2008 by Routledge

  2. Citizenship in Nordic Welfare States

    Dynamics of Choice, Duties and Participation In a Changing Europe

    Edited by Bjørn Hvinden, Håkan Johansson

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book offers an innovative analysis of the ways in which the relationship between citizens and welfare states - social citizenship - becomes more dynamic and multifaceted as a result of Europeanization and individualization. Written by interdisciplinary contributors from politics, sociology,...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Citizenship and Involvement in European Democracies

    A Comparative Analysis

    Edited by Jan W. Van Deth, José Ramón Montero, Anders Westholm

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    This unique study presents the results of a cross-national analysis of citizenship and participation among citizens in twelve European democracies. Research on the future and quality of contemporary democracy is usually restricted to focus either on political participation, on particular aspects of...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Sustainable Consumption, Ecology and Fair Trade

    Edited by Edwin Zaccaï

    Series: Environmental Politics

    This timely volume discusses the debates concerning sustainable consumption and the environment. Sustainable consumption stands as a wide objective that attracts a growing attention within sustainable development policy circles and academic research. The contributors examine a range of interesting...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Crimes Against Nature

    Environmental Criminology and Ecological Justice

    By Rob White

    Crimes Against Nature provides a systematic account and analysis of the key concerns of green criminology, written by one of the leading authorities in the field. The book draws upon the disciplines of environmental studies, environmental sociology and environmental management as well as...

    Published May 31st 2008 by Willan

  6. Restorative Justice, Self-interest and Responsible Citizenship

    By Lode Walgrave

    Lode Walgrave has made a highly significant contribution to the worldwide development of the restorative justice movement over the last two decades. This book represents the culmination of his vision for restorative justice. Coming to the subject from a juvenile justice background he initially saw...

    Published May 31st 2008 by Willan

  7. Risk and the War on Terror

    Edited by Louise Amoore, Marieke de Goede

    This book offers the first comprehensive and critical investigation of the specific modes of risk calculation that are emerging in the so-called War on Terror. Risk and the War on Terror offers an interdisciplinary set of contributions which debate and analyze both the empirical manifestations of...

    Published May 29th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Beyond States and Markets

    The Challenges of Social Reproduction

    Edited by Isabella Bakker, Rachel Silvey

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Seeking to extend our understanding of the contemporary global political economy, this book provides an important and original introduction to the current theoretical debates about social reproduction and argues for the necessity of linking social reproduction to specific contexts of power and...

    Published May 13th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Global Economy Contested

    Power and Conflict across the International Division of Labour

    Edited by Marcus Taylor

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Although much has been written on the topic of economic globalization, few volumes examine the social foundations of the global economy in a way that puts power and contestation at the forefront of the analysis. This book addresses this gap by emphasizing the contested social processes that...

    Published May 7th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Social Capital

    2nd Edition

    By John Field

    Series: Key Ideas

    The term ‘social capital’ is a way of defining the intangible resources of community, shared values and trust upon which we draw in daily life. It has achieved considerable international currency across the social sciences through the very different work of Pierre Bourdieu in France and James...

    Published April 28th 2008 by Routledge