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  1. Urban Tourism and Urban Change

    Cities in a Global Economy

    By Costas Spirou

    Series: The Metropolis and Modern Life

    Urban Tourism and Urban Change: Cities in a Global Economy provides both a sociological / cultural analysis of change that has taken place in many of the world's cities. This focused treatment of urban tourism examines the implications of these changes for urban management and planning sense, for...

    Published November 18th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Human Problems of an Industrial Civilization

    By Elton Mayo

    In this volume Mayo discusses the Hawthorne experiments, relating the findings about human relations within the Hawthorne plant to the social environment in the surrounding Chicago area. The Chicago School of Sociologists were studying aspects of social disorganization and this was a topic...

    Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Young People, Social Capital and Ethnic Identity

    Edited by Tracey Reynolds

    Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies

    Social capital and ethnicity are crucial to young people’s understandings of their social world. The strong bonding networks often assumed in ethnic groups suggest that individuals may prefer to be bonded to each other according to shared socio-cultural factors such as shared histories, memories,...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Re-imagining Milk

    Cultural and Biological Perspectives

    By Andrea Wiley

    Series: Routledge Series for Creative Teaching and Learning in Anthropology

    Written explicitly for undergraduates, Re-imagining Milk demonstrates how a particular commodity can be used to illustrate ethnocentric beliefs about the universal goodness of milk; biological variation in human populations; political and economic processes that inform dietary policies, nutrition...

    Published November 8th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Theology, Ethics and Transcendence in Sports

    Edited by Jim Parry, Mark Nesti, Nick Watson

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    This book provides an inter-disciplinary examination of the relationship between sport, spirituality and religion. It covers a wide-range of topics, such as prayer and sport, religious and spiritual perspectives on athletic identity and ‘flow’ in sport, theological analysis of genetic performance...

    Published November 8th 2010 by Routledge

  6. RLE: Emile Durkheim: 4-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Emile Durkheim

    This four volume set is dedicated to the work of Emile Durkheim, one of the most important and prolific sociologists in the field, who is commonly cited as a founding father of modern social science. With volumes published between 1975 and 1991, this collection brings together a range of...

    Published October 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Samples from English Cultures

    Part 1

    By Josephine Klein

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 20th 2010 by Routledge

  8. RLE: Emile Durkheim: 4-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Emile Durkheim

    This four volume set is dedicated to the work of Emile Durkheim, one of the most important and prolific sociologists in the field, who is commonly cited as a founding father of modern social science. With volumes published between 1975 and 1991, this collection brings together a range of...

    Published October 15th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Material Powers

    Cultural Studies, History and the Material Turn

    Edited by Tony Bennett, Patrick Joyce

    Series: CRESC

    This edited collection is a major contribution to the current development of a ‘material turn’ in the social sciences and humanities. It does so by exploring new understandings of how power is made up and exercised by examining the role of material infrastructures in the organization of state...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Ethical Consumption

    A Critical Introduction

    Edited by Tania Lewis, Emily Potter

    A not-so-quiet revolution seems to be occurring in wealthy capitalist societies - supermarkets selling ‘guilt free’ Fairtrade products; lifestyle TV gurus exhorting us to eat less, buy local and go green; neighbourhood action groups bent on ‘swopping not shopping’. And this is happening not at the...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge