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  1. Anarchism & Sexuality

    Ethics, Relationships and Power

    Edited by Jamie Heckert, Richard Cleminson

    Series: Social Justice

    Anarchism & Sexuality aims to bring the rich and diverse traditions of anarchist thought and practice into contact with contemporary questions about the politics and lived experience of sexuality. Both in style and in content, it is conceived as a book that aims to question, subvert and...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  2. War, Peace and Progress in the 21st Century

    Development, Violence and Insecurity

    Edited by Mark T. Berger, Heloise Weber

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    The history of development is one marked by insecurities, violence, and persistent conflict. It is not surprising, therefore, that development is now thought of as one of the central challenges of world politics. However, its complexities are often overlooked in scholarly analysis and among policy...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Islamization of Turkey under the AKP Rule

    Edited by Birol Yesilada, Barry Rubin

    This book examines the decade in office of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) and its efforts to transform the Turkish republic toward a more Islamist-oriented system. If it succeeds, Turkey’s dramatic shift will be the most important change in the Middle East power balance since the 1979...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Producing Islamic Knowledge

    Transmission and dissemination in Western Europe

    By Martin van Bruinessen, Stefano Allievi

    Series: Islamic Studies Series

    How do Muslims in Europe acquire discursive and practical knowledge of Islam? How are conceptions of Islamic beliefs, values and practices transmitted and how do they change? Who are the authorities on these issues that Muslims listen to? How do new Muslim discourses emerge in response to the...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Alternative Perspectives on Lawyers and Legal Ethics

    Reimagining the Profession

    Edited by Reid Mortensen, Francesca Bartlett, Kieran Tranter

    Series: Routledge Research in Legal Ethics

    The study of legal ethics and the legal profession has emerged as a distinct and important field of scholarship over the last 30 years. However, as in other disciplines, academic recognition can in turn entrench static and powerful meta-theories and narratives about professional ethos and practise,...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Right to Religious Freedom in International Law

    Between Group Rights and Individual Rights

    By Anat Scolnicov

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    This book analyses the right to religious freedom within international law. Analysing legal structures in a variety of both Western and non-Western jurisdictions, the book sets out a topography of the different constitutional structures of religion within the state and their compliance with...

    Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Measurement and Statistics on Science and Technology

    1920 to the Present

    By Benoît Godin

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

    How do we objectively measure scientific activities? What proportion of economic activities should a society devote to research and development? How can public-sector and private-sector research best be directed to achieve social goals? Governments and researchers from industrial countries have...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Development Dilemmas

    By Melvin Ayogu, Don Ross

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    It is widely believed that economic development in much of the world is not happening quickly enough. Indeed, the standard of living in some parts of the world has actually been declining. Many experts now doubt that the solution can be purely technical and economic; it must also be political and...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Production and Consumption in English Households 1600–1750

    By Darron Dean, Andrew Hann Nfa, Mark Overton, Jane Whittle

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    This economic, social and cultural analysis of the nature and variety of production and consumption activities in households in Kent and Cornwall yields important new insights on the transition to capitalism in England....

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  10. The Structure of Social Theory

    By Anthony King

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Over the last three decades, social theory has become an increasingly important subdiscipline within sociology. Social theory has attempted to elucidate the philosophical basis of sociology by defining the nature of social reality. According to social theory, society consists of objective...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

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