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New and Published Books

  1. Troubling Multiculturalism

    Edited by Hans Skott-Myhre, J.N. Little

    It can be easy to imagine that Child and Youth Care practitioners are inherently or naturally attuned to issues of diversity and colonization as they pertain to multicultural practice. While there are excellent culturally attuned practices that are happening in the field of Child and Youth Care,...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 6th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Retheorizing Race and Whiteness in the 21st Century

    Changes and Challenges

    Edited by Charles A. Gallagher, France Winddance Twine

    Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies

    Retheorizing Race and Whiteness in the 21st Century examines the role whiteness and white identities play in framing and reworking racial categories, hierarchies and boundaries within the context of nation, class, gender and immigration. It takes as its theoretical starting point the understanding...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Deconstructing Europe

    Postcolonial Perspectives

    Edited by Sandra Ponzanesi, Bolette B. Blaagaard

    This book engages with the question of what makes Europe postcolonial and how memory, whiteness and religion figure in representations and manifestations of European ‘identity’ and self-perception. To deconstruct Europe is necessary as its definition is now contested more than ever, both internally...

    Published April 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The White Racial Frame

    Centuries of Racial Framing and Counter-Framing, 2nd Edition

    By Joe R. Feagin

    In this book Joe Feagin extends the systemic racism framework in previous Routledge books by developing an innovative concept, the white racial frame. Now four centuries-old, this white racial frame encompasses not only the stereotyping, bigotry, and racist ideology emphasized in other theories of...

    Published February 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Blackness and Transatlantic Irish Identity

    Celtic Soul Brothers

    By Lauren Onkey

    Series: Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

    Blackness and Transatlantic Irish Identity analyzes the long history of imagined and real relationships between the Irish and African-Americans since the mid-nineteenth century in popular culture and literature. Irish writers and political activists have often claimed - and thereby created - a "...

    Published July 10th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The New Expatriates

    Postcolonial Approaches to Mobile Professionals

    Edited by Anne-Meike Fechter, Katie Walsh

    While scholarship on migration has been thriving for decades, little attention has been paid to professionals from Europe and America who move temporarily to destinations beyond ‘the West’. Such migrants are marginalised and depoliticised by debates on immigration policy, and thus there is an...

    Published June 26th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Whiteness and Teacher Education

    By Edie White

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Due to the rise of internet use and a move toward globalization, it may be assumed that white millennial college students are more accepting of cultural diversity and are more likely to be advocates for social justice than generations that have come before them. This project shows that while many...

    Published November 20th 2011 by Routledge

  9. White Weddings

    Romancing Heterosexuality in Popular Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Chrys Ingraham

    This is a groundbreaking study of our culture's obsession with weddings. By examining popular films, commercials, magazines, advertising, television sitcoms and even children's toys, this book shows the pervasive influence of weddings in our culture and the important role they play in maintaining...

    Published January 30th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Whiteness

    An Introduction

    By Steve Garner

    What is whiteness? Why is it worth using as a tool in the social sciences? Making sociological sense of the idea of whiteness, this book skilfully argues how this concept can help us understand contemporary societies. If one of sociology's objectives is to make the familiar unfamiliar in order to...

    Published August 8th 2007 by Routledge