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Routledge is committed to publishing information of the highest quality and we are a leading publisher of a wide range of books for everyone, from the general interest reader to the dedicated professional. Discover more about our featured selections below in Sociology.

Recent General Interest Articles

  1. ‘Comedy and Distinction’ Nominated for Prestigious Award

    Comedy and Distinction by Sam Friedman has been shortlisted for the prestigous BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize... Read more...

  2. Reinvention Cover

    ABC Radio Australia - Anthony Elliot on the ‘The Reinvention Revolution’

    Anthony Elliot, author of Reinvention, recently featured on the ABC Radio Australia show 'Big Ideas' to discuss our cultural obsession with the 'makeover'... Read more... 

  3. Did you see these Author Interviews and Articles in 2014?

    We hope you got the chance to watch or read these interviews and articles from our authors in 2014, but in case you didn’t, we’ve put them all in one place to make them easily accessible.

    Click here to carry on reading >>>

  4. American Ethnologist Review

    My Father's Wars: Migration, Memory, and the Violence of a Century
    By Alisse Waterston

    "This beautifully written book is more than the story of Waterston's family. Like the best writers of memoir, Waterston skillfully situates her family's story into the cross currents of 20th-century history… Like all good stories, the ones in My Father's Wars will be read, analyzed, and debated for many years to come—the mark of a classic work."American Ethnologist

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  5. NEW 2015 Sociology Catalog

    The NEW Sociology New and Key Titles 2015 Catalog is now available. Click here to view online today and 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.

  6. Phillip Vannini on Mrs Green’s World

    On Saturday 17th January 2015, at 12pm MST, Phillip Vannini, co-author of Off the Grid: Re-Assembling Domestic Life, will be appearing on Mrs Greens World. Philip will be talking about this fascinating new title, which he wrote with photo journalist, Jonathan Taggart, following on from their two year expedition across Canada to find off-gridders and visit them in their homes. Read more...

  7. Watch an interview with Deborah Lupton

    Watch an interview with Deborah Lupton, talking about her new book, Digital Sociology.

  8. Cultural Sociology Online Catalog

    We are very proud to be able to offer the full remit of textbooks and research titles focusing on the diverse field of Cultural Sociology. Here you will find the latest publications in the field along with key backlist titles, to further your own research, challenge and support your students, or to identify essential reference materials for your institutional library.

    Browse the Cultural Sociology Online Catalog here >>>

  9. Interview with Marian Adolf and Nico Stehr, authors of Knowledge

    Marian Adolf and Nico Stehr, have answered a few questions for us about their book, Knowledge, which published earlier this year. Find out what makes this book ideal for students, and which academic courses will benefit through the use of this book.

    Read the interview here >>>

  10. Paul Maginn

    Interview with Paul Maginn, co-editor of (Sub)Urban Sexscapes

    As an Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, find out how Paul Maginn came to co-edit a book on this ‘controversial’ subject area with Christine Steinmetz, and what he hopes readers will take away from their eagerly awaited new book, (Sub)Urban Sexscapes: Geographies and Regulation of the Sex Industry.

    Read the full interview here >>>

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