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New and Published Books

  1. Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class, and Gender

    Edited by Shirley A. Jackson

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class, and Gender chronicles the development, growth, history, impact, and future direction of race, gender, and class studies from a multidisciplinary perspective. The research in this subfield has been wide-ranging, including works in sociology,...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Chicano Movement

    Perspectives from the Twenty-First Century

    Edited by Mario T. Garcia

    Series: New Directions in American History

    The largest social movement by people of Mexican descent in the U.S. to date, the Chicano Movement of the 1960s and 70s linked civil rights activism with a new, assertive ethnic identity: Chicano Power! Beginning with the farmworkers' struggle led by César Chávez and Dolores Huerta, the Movement...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Marx and the End of Orientalism (Routledge Revivals)

    By Bryan S. Turner

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1978, this title analyses a range of problems that arise in the study of North Africa and the Middle East, bridging the gap between studies of Sociology, Islam, and Marxism. Both Sociology and the study of Islam draw on an Orientalist tradition founded on an idealist epistemology...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Racist America

    Roots, Current Realities, and Future Reparations, 3rd Edition

    By Joe R. Feagin

    This third edition of Joe R. Feagin’s Racist America is significantly revised and updated, with an eye toward racism issues arising regularly in our contemporary era. This edition incorporates more than two hundred recent research studies and reports on U.S. racial issues that update and enhance...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Nation and Its Peoples

    Citizens, Denizens, Migrants

    Edited by John Park, Shannon Gleeson

    With this volume, The University of California Center for New Racial Studies inaugurates a new book series with Routledge. Focusing on the shifting and contradictory meaning of race, The Nation and Its Peoples underscores the persistence of structural discrimination, and the ways in which "race"...

    Published January 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Handbook of the South Asian Diaspora

    Edited by Joya Chatterji, David Washbrook

    South Asia’s diaspora is among the world’s largest and most widespread, and it is growing exponentially. It is estimated that over 25 million persons of Indian descent live abroad; and many more millions have roots in other countries of the subcontinent, in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. There...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Race and Ethnicity in Latin American History

    By Vincent Peloso

    The Spanish and Portuguese empires that existed in the Americas for over three hundred years resulted in the creation of a New World population in which a complex array of racial and ethnic distinctions were embedded in the discourse of power. During the colonial era, racial and ethnic identities...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. From Selma to Montgomery

    The Long March to Freedom

    By Barbara Harris Combs

    Series: Critical Moments in American History

    On March 7, 1965, a peaceful voting rights demonstration in Selma, Alabama, was met with an unprovoked attack of shocking violence that riveted the attention of the nation. In the days and weeks following "Bloody Sunday," the demonstrators would not be deterred, and thousands of others joined their...

    Published November 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Cinema of Apartheid

    Race and Class in South African Film

    By Keyan Tomaselli

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    This study analyses the historical development of South African cinema up to he book's original publication in 1988. It describes the films and comments on their relationship to South African realities, addressing all aspects of the industry, focusing on domestic production, but also...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Race and Ethnicity in Secret and Exclusive Social Orders

    Blood and Shadow

    Edited by Matthew W. Hughey

    Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies

    Secret and private organizations, in the form of Greek-letter organizations, mutual aid societies, and civic orders, together possess a storied and often-romanticized place in popular culture. While much has been made of these groups’ glamorous origins and influence—such as the Freemasons’ genesis...

    Published October 7th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism in Historical Perspective: Convergence and Divergence
    Edited by Jeffrey Herf
    To Be Published August 15th 2014
  2. Migration: Policies, Practices, Activism
    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  3. Gender, Race and Religion: Intersections and Challenges
    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  4. Nationalism and National Identities
    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014
  5. Diasporas, Cultures and Identities
    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos
    To Be Published September 22nd 2014

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