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  1. China, Sex and Prostitution

    By Elaine Jeffreys

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    China, Sex and Prostitution is a topical and important critique of recent scholarship in China studies concerning sexuality, prostitution and policing. Jeffrey's arguments are constructed in the form of detailed analysis of a wide range of primary texts, including documents, press reports, police...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Christians and Public Life in Colonial South India, 1863-1937

    Contending with Marginality

    By Chandra Mallampalli

    This book tells the story of how Catholic and Protestant Indians have attempted to locate themselves within the evolving Indian nation. Ironically, British rule in India did not privilege Christians, but pushed them to the margins of a predominantly Hindu society. Drawing upon wide-ranging sources,...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Catalan Nationalism

    Francoism, Transition and Democracy

    By Montserrat Guibernau

    Series: Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

    Are the Catalans content with the outcome of the Spanish transition to democracy? Is there a future for Catalan nationalism within the EU? How does globalization impact upon the survival and development of nations without states such as Catalonia? Will increasing numbers of immigrants transform...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Responding to Men in Crisis

    By Brian Taylor

    Responding to Men in Crisis is based on new research looking at gendered assumptions about rationality and men's mental health. It looks at postmodern theory in relation to masculinities and madness, and discusses key contemporary debates in political uses of risk, dangerousness and so on. The...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Courting Communities

    Black Female Nationalism and "Syncre-Nationalism" in the Nineteenth Century

    By Kathy Glass

    Series: Studies in African American History and Culture

    Courting Communities focuses on the writing and oratory of nineteenth-century African-American women whose racial uplift projects troubled the boundaries of race, nation and gender. In particular, it reexamines the politics of gender in nationalist movements and black women's creative response...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Contesting the Terrain of the Ivory Tower

    Spiritual Leadership of African American Women in the Academy

    By Rochelle Garner

    Series: Studies in African American History and Culture

    This study examines the leadership of three African-American women administrators in higher education, and how they have used their spirituality as a lens to lead in the academy. The central questions in this case study include: How do African-American women make meaning of their spiritual selves...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Literature of Immigration and Racial Formation

    Becoming White, Becoming Other, Becoming American in the Late Progressive Era

    By Linda Joyce Brown

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    This work examines early twentieth-century literature about women immigrants in order to reveal the differing ways that American racial categories and identities, particularly that of whiteness, were textually and socially constructed at the beginning of the twentieth century....

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Labor and Laborers of the Loom

    Mechanization and Handloom Weavers, 1780-1840

    By Gail Fowler Mohanty

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Labor and Laborers of the Loom: Mechanization and Handloom Weavers 1780-1840 develops several themes important to understanding the social, cultural and economic implications of industrialization. The examination of these issues within a population of extra-factory workers distinguishes this study....

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Student Power in Africa's Higher Education

    A Case of Makerere University

    By Frederick K. Byaruhanga

    Series: African Studies

    This book, the first of its kind to treat Uganda, provides a historical analysis of the role of student voices in the development of Uganda's higher education. It not only chronicles incidents of student protests, but also explores and analyses their trigger points as well as the strategies...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Diplomacy and Displacement

    Reconsidering the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations, 1922–1934

    By Onur Yildirim

    Series: Middle East Studies: History, Politics & Law

    This study presents a comprehensive, balanced and factually grounded narrative of the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations as a historic event that has been the subject of much distortion in the historiographical traditions of nationalist lore in Greece and Turkey, as well as in scholarly...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

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