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The Alzheimer Conundrum: Entanglements of Dementia and Aging

by Margaret Lock

Because of rapidly aging populations, the number of people worldwide experiencing dementia is increasing and the projections are grim. Despite hundreds of millions of dollars invested in medical research, no...


The Modern Spirit of Asia: The Spiritual and the Secular in China and India

by Peter van der Veer

The Modern Spirit of Asia challenges the notion that modernity in China and India are derivative imitations of the West, arguing that these societies have transformed their ancient traditions in unique and...


Leisurely Islam: Negotiating Geography and Morality in Shi'ite South Beirut

by Lara Deeb & Mona Harb

South Beirut has recently become a vibrant leisure destination with a plethora of cafés and restaurants that cater to the young, fashionable, and pious. What effects have these establishments had on the moral...


Redeeming "The Prince": The Meaning of Machiavelli's Masterpiece

by Maurizio Viroli

In Redeeming "The Prince," one of the world's leading Machiavelli scholars puts forth a startling new interpretation of arguably the most influential but widely misunderstood book in the Western political tradition....


The Spirit of Cities: Why the Identity of a City Matters in a Global Age

by Daniel A. Bell & Avner de-Shalit

Cities shape the lives and outlooks of billions of people, yet they have been overshadowed in contemporary political thought by nation-states, identity groups, and concepts like justice and freedom. The Spirit...


VW Camper - The Inside Story: A Guide to VW Camping Conversions and Interiors 1951-2012

by David Eccles

This critically-acclaimed, best-selling book documents and celebrates the many different camping conversions built on the Volkswagen Transporter and Microbus base across five generations. In this expanded and...


Facing Leviathan: Leadership, Influence, and Creating in a Cultural Storm

by Mark Sayers

There are two styles of leadership at war in the world.

On one side, the mechanical leader casts a vision of heroic action aided by pragmatism, reason, technology, and power.

On the other side, the organic leader...


Popular Tyranny: Sovereignty and Its Discontents in Ancient Greece

by Kathryn A. Morgan

The nature of authority and rulership was a central concern in ancient Greece, where the figure of the king or tyrant and the sovereignty associated with him remained a powerful focus of political and philosophical...


Anthropology and Global History: From Tribes to the Modern World-System

by Robert M. Carmack

Anthropology and Global History explains the origin and development of human societies and cultures from their earliest beginnings to the present through an anthropological lens.


Ancient Ethnography: New Approaches

by Bloomsbury Publishing

Ethnographic writing has become all but ubiquitous in recent years. Although now considered a thoroughly modern and increasingly indispensable field of study, Ethnography�s roots go all the way back to antiquity....


Marx's Concept of Man: Including 'Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts'

by Erich Fromm & Karl Marx

Erich Fromm (1900 - 1980) is widely regarded as one of the most important psychoanalytical thinkers of the 20th century. Besides his influence on modern psychology, he was also a key member of the Frankfurt...


Rhythmanalysis: Space, Time and Everyday Life

by Henri Lefebvre, Gerald Moore & Stuart Elden

Rhythmanalysis displays all the characteristics which made Lefebvre one of the most important Marxist thinkers of the twentieth century. In the analysis of rhythms -- both biological and social -- Lefebvre shows...


Priorities and Pathways in Services Reform - Part II: Political Economy Studies

by Christopher Findlay

Services markets remain highly regulated and international trade and investment is restricted. Previous works have identified the scope for significant gains from trade, yet those results are often debated and...


The Great Equal Society: Confucianism, China and the 21st Century

by Young-oak Kim & Jung-kyu Kim

Confucianism is the guiding creed for a quarter of mankind, yet hardly anyone has explained it in plain terms — until now. Written in a style both intelligible and enjoyable for the global audience, The Great...


Future Generations and International Law

by Emmanuel Agius & Salvino Busuttil

Sustainable development requires consideration of the quality of life that future generations will be able to enjoy, and as the adjustment to sustainable lifestyles gathers momentum, the rights of future generations...


Environmentalism

by David Peterson Del Mar

Why are our environmental problems still growing despite a huge increase in global conservation efforts? Peterson del Mar untangles this paradox by showing how prosperity is essential to environmentalism. Industrialization drove...


Introduction to Metamorphic Textures and Microstructures

by A.J. (Department of Geology, Uni Barker

A text which aims to help undergraduate students in geology to recognize and interpret metamorphic textures and microstructures in thin-section. For lecturers and postgraduates in geology and petrology, the...


Language and Society in the Middle East and North Africa

by Yasir Suleiman

This book investigates issues of central importance in understanding the role of language in society in the Middle East and North Africa. In particular, it covers issues of collective identity and variation...


Administrative Development

by Al-Buraey

First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Apartment Called Freedom

by Algosaibi

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.