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Articles in the General Interest category

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Recent General Interest Articles

  1. Julia Rothenberg

    Author Interview with Julia Rothenberg

    Julia Rothenberg has recently answered a few questions for us about her new book, Sociology Looks at the Arts. Learn about Julia's interest in the subject area, and how the book will help her students with examining the relationship between art and society. Read the full interview here.

  2. Do you want to win £50 OR $75 worth of books?

    Routledge would like to offer our loyal social media members the chance to win £50 worth of books.

    All you have to do is simply like or retweet our ‘£50 OR $75 worth of free books’ post and you will automatically be entered into our prize draw. The winners will be announced on April 21st 2014 so please keep checking our pages.

  3. Celebrity Studies Titles from Routledge

    With the all-pervading presence of celebrities in our everyday lives Routledge is pleased to bring you a collection of books on Celebrity Studies and Popular Culture.

    Take a look below to find books for your course, research interests or just for a good read!

  4. Free Access to eBooks this February

    For a limited time only, we're excited to share FREE ACCESS to a number of Routledge Sociology eBooks. To view inside, just click on the titles of interest, followed by "view inside this book", for exclusive access to the entire book (valid until 28th February 2014).

    Click here for the full list of titles!

  5. Ellis Cashmore. Photograph by Howard Kingsnorth.

    Interview with Ellis Cashmore author of Celebrity Culture

    Celebrity Culture is soon to appear in its second edition. The book responds to the public obsession with celebrity and the huge growth in the number of college and university courses on celebrity studies and celebrity journalism.

    We ask Ellis how he came to write on celebrity culture in the first place.

    Visit Ellis' blog here

    Author photograph by Howard Kingsnorth.


  6. NEW 2014 Sociology Catalog

    Our 2014 Sociology Catalog is now available.

    View online today to browse all the latest titles. Further your own research or professional interests, challenge and support your students, or provide essential reference materials for your institutional library.

  7. Author Interview with Lena Gunnarsson

    Last month saw the release of The Contradictions of Love: Towards a feminist-realist ontology of sociosexuality, by Lena Gunnarsson. Have a read through our interview with Lena to learn about what led her to write the book, and the power that women really have over men...!

  8. Society for Social Work and Research Conference (SSWR) 2014

    Join Routledge at SSWR14 in San Antonio, TX, USA, from January 15-19, 2014. Visit our stand (# 405 / 406) to browse our latest books and receive 20% off all titles on display and free shipping on all orders!

  9. More great savings!!!

    For the second installment of our December savings, we are excited to announce that you can now also SAVE 20% on all titles from the Perspectives on Gender series.

    For a limited time only, you can save 20% on as many books from the series as you would like. Just enter discount code GEN13 when you checkout. For the full range of titles in the series, please click here.

  10. Anthony Elliott on Australian Radio

    Professor Anthony Elliott was on Australian Radio show, Saturday Extra on ABC Radio National, on the weekend, discussing Reinvention, in relation to his insightful and provocative new book.

    Read the full discussion and listen here >>>

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