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  1. Gay Travels in the Muslim World

    By Michael Luongo

    Travel beyond the fear and paranoia of 9-11 to experience Muslim cultureGay Travels in the Muslim World journeys where other gay travel books fear to tread—Muslim countries. This thought-provoking book tells both Muslim and non-Muslim gay men's stories of traveling in the Middle East during...

    Published May 8th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Modern Japanese Culture and Society

    By D. P. Martinez

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    Since the end of the 1980s, scholarly work on Japan has attempted to escape the bounds of the previous discourse that continuously described it as ‘changing Japan’, a discourse which paradoxically also focused, in the main, on the hierarchical models of this so-called vertical society. While...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  3. Two-Faced Racism

    Whites in the Backstage and Frontstage

    By Leslie Picca, Joe Feagin

    Two-Faced Racism examines and explains the racial attitudes and behaviours exhibited by whites in private settings. While there are many books that deal with public attitudes, behaviours, and incidences concerning race and racism (frontstage), there are few studies on the attitudes whites display...

    Published April 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  4. Social Movements

    Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Edited by Jeff Goodwin, James Jasper

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    A social movement is a collective, organized, sustained and non-institutional challenge to authorities, power holders, or cultural beliefs and practices. In the modern world, social movements are one of the main ways that people try to control their lives and articulate their moral positions. From...

    Published February 27th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Anna Julia Cooper, Visionary Black Feminist

    A Critical Introduction

    By Vivian M. May

    Vivian M. May explores the theoretical and political contributions of Anna Julia Cooper, a renowned Black feminist scholar, educator and activist whose ideas deserve far more attention than they have received. Drawing on Africana and feminist theory, May places Cooper's theorizing in its historical...

    Published February 25th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Ethnicity and Everyday Life

    By Christian Karner

    Series: The New Sociology

    Mixing theories of the everyday with a wide range of case studies, this book explains the 'character' of ethnicity, from being a political tool of exclusion, to a source of meaning and solidarity, and the relationship between culture, power and identity. Combining theories of the everyday with...

    Published February 21st 2007 by Routledge

  7. Freedom's Sword

    The NAACP and the Struggle Against Racism in America, 1909-1969

    By Gilbert Jonas

    Freedom's Sword is the first history to detail the remarkable, lasting achievements of the NAACP's first sixty years. From its pivotal role in overturning the Jim Crow laws in the South to its twenty-year court campaign that culminated with Brown v. the Board of Education, the NAACP has been at the...

    Published February 14th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Policing beyond Macpherson

    Edited by Mike Rowe

    The book will explore the impact of the Lawrence Report since it was published in 1999. Upon publication, Home Secretary Jack Straw promised that the Macpherson Inquiry would lead to real change in the policing of minority ethnic communities in Britain. Several senior police officers made similar...

    Published January 31st 2007 by Willan

  9. Thailand Tourism

    By Arthur Asa Berger

    Understand Thailand’s important symbols, icons, and social practicesThailand’s culture is unlike any other. Travelers attempting to fully immerse themselves in all that this tourist destination has to offer find it essential to become culturally sensitive. Thailand Tourism provides...

    Published January 18th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Tracking a Diaspora

    Émigrés from Russia and Eastern Europe in the Repositories

    By Anatol Shmelev

    Discover collections unused by other scholars!Russian immigrants are one of the least studied of all the Slavic peoples because of meager collections development. Tracking a Diaspora: Émigrés from Russia and Eastern Europe in the Repositories offers librarians and archivists an...

    Published December 10th 2006 by Routledge