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  1. Club Cultures

    Boundaries, Identities and Otherness

    By Silvia Rief

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book explores contemporary club and dance cultures as a manifestation of aesthetic and prosthetic forms of life. Rief addresses the questions of how practices of clubbing help cultivate particular forms of reflexivity and modes of experience, and how these shape new devices for reconfiguring...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Chief Joseph, Yellow Wolf and the Creation of Nez Perce History in the Pacific Northwest

    By Robert Ross McCoy

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and Politics

    This work focuses on how whites used Nez Perce history, images, activities and personalities in the production of history, developing a regional identity into a national framework....

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Abolition and Its Aftermath in the Indian Ocean Africa and Asia

    Edited by Gwyn Campbell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Slave and Post Slave Societies

    This important collection of essays examines the history and impact of the abolition of the slave trade and slavery in the Indian Ocean World, a region stretching from Southern and Eastern Africa to the Middle East, India, Southeast Asia and the Far East. Slavery studies have traditionally...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Concepts and Reality in the History of Philosophy

    Tracing a Philosophical Error from Locke to Bradley

    By Fiona Ellis

    Series: Routledge Advances in the History of Philosophy

    This book traces a deep misunderstanding about the relation of concepts and reality in the history of philosophy. It exposes the influence of the mistake in the thought of Locke, Berkeley, Kant, Nietzche and Bradley, and suggests that the solution can be found in Hegelian thought. Ellis argues that...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Economic Development and Social Change

    Edited by Yiorgos Stathakis, Gianni Vaggi

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Some of the greatest thinkers in the history of economic thought have been instrumental in advancing the study of development economics. In this volume, leading scholars are brought together to illuminate this tradition, with particular emphasis on the question of growth and development. Divided...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Unknown

  6. Education, Religion and Society

    Essays in Honour of John M. Hull

    Edited by Dennis Bates, Gloria Durka, Friedrich Schweitzer

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Education, Religion and Society celebrates the career of Professor John Hull, a leading figure in the transformation of religious education in English and Welsh schools, and co-founder of the International Seminar on Religious Education and Values. He has also made major contributions to...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Choice in Everyday Life

    Individuals, Incommensurability and Democracy

    By Robert Urquhart

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Social choice and decision-making are key topics in economic theory and Robert Urquhart delves into the world of philosophy in this superb new book....

    Published September 18th 2012 by Unknown

  8. Information and Communications Technologies in Society

    E-Living in a Digital Europe

    Edited by Ben Anderson, Malcolm Brynin, Yoel Raban, Jonathan Gershuny

    Series: Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

    There is a growing body of work examining the ‘consequences’, or more accurately the inter-relationships between information and communications technologies (ICTs) and society at the microsocial (individual, household) level. The vast majority of this work has so far been focused on the US and the...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Russian Revolution of 1905

    Centenary Perspectives

    Edited by Anthony J. Heywood, Jonathan D. Smele

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    2005 marks the centenary of Russia’s ‘first revolution’ - an unplanned, spontaneous rejection of Tsarist rule that was a response to the ‘Bloody Sunday’ massacre of 9th January 1905. A wave of strikes, urban uprisings, peasant revolts, national revolutions and mutinies swept across the Russian...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Love, Heterosexuality and Society

    By Paul Johnson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Heterosexuality is a largely ‘silent’ set of practices and identities – it is assumed to be everywhere and yet often remains unnamed and unexplored. Despite recent changes in the theoretical understanding and representation of sexuality, heterosexuality continues to be socially normative. Forging...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

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