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The Making of Australia

by David Hill

This is the story of how a struggling convict settlement grew into six dynamic colonies and then the remarkable nation of Australia. Told through the key figures who helped build it into the thriving nation...


The Turning: Why the State of the Family Matters, and What the World Can Do about It

by Richard Eyre & Linda Eyre

Richard and Linda Eyre examine the connections between the world's mounting social problems and the breakdown of families and look deeply at the root causes of family disintegration.


Speaking OUT: Queer Youth in Focus

by Candace Gingrich, Graeme Taylor & Rachelle Lee Smith

A photographic essay that explores a wide spectrum of experiences told from the perspective of a diverse group of young people, ages 14–24, identifying as queer (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning),...


The Hard-pressed Researcher: A research handbook for the caring professions

by Anne Edwards & Robin Talbot

Working in the fields of education, health and social care demands a great deal of energy, effort and commitment on the part of the practitioner or trainee. When a research project is added to a workload the...


Rewriting the African Diaspora in Latin America and the Caribbean: Beyond Disciplinary and National Boundaries

by Robert L. Adams Jr.

This volume considers the African Diaspora through the underexplored Afro-Latino experience in the Caribbean and South America. Utilizing both established and emerging approaches such as feminism and Atlantic...


Methodologies on the Move: The Transnational Turn in Empirical Migration Research

by Anna Amelina, Thomas Faist & Devrimsel D. Nergiz

This volume establishes a new agenda for approaches to migration research and the corresponding methodologies. A wide range of international contributors focus on the question of how to overcome the so-called...


Sociological Aspects of Crime and Delinquency (Routledge Revivals)

by Michael Phillipson

The field of crime and delinquency attracts a great deal of heated and partial opinion, prejudice and other forms of mal-thinking. When there is a scientific approach there tends to be a psychological explanation....


Latino America: How America''s Most Dynamic Population Is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

by Matt Barreto & Gary M. Segura

Sometime in April 2014, somewhere in a hospital in California, a Latino child tipped the demographic scales as Latinos displaced non-Hispanic whites as the largest racial/ethnic group in the state. So, one-hundred-sixty-six...


Male Sex Work and Society

by Victor Minichiello & John Scott

This new collection explores for the first time male sex work from a rich array of perspectives and disciplines. It aims to help enrich the ways in which we view both male sex work as a field of commerce and...


I Came Out of the Eighteenth Century

by John Andrew Rice & Mark Bauerlein

John Andrew Rice's autobiography, first published to critical acclaim in 1942, is a remarkable tour through late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century America. When the book was suppressed by the publisher...


Maranga Mai! Te Reo and Marae in Crisis?

by Merata Kawharu

In recent decades, New Zealand Maori have made huge efforts to reinvigorate their language (te reo) and the life of tribal meeting places (marae) as the twin cornerstones of Maori identity. Maori television...


The Subject of Film and Race: Retheorizing Politics, Ideology, and Cinema

by Gerald Sim

The Subject of Film and Race is the first comprehensive intervention into how film critics and scholars have sought to understand cinema's relationship to racial ideology. In attempting to do more than merely...


Women Artists of the Harlem Renaissance

by Amy Helene Kirschke

Women artists of the Harlem Renaissance dealt with issues that were unique to both their gender and their race. They experienced racial prejudice, which limited their ability to obtain training and to be taken...


The Vanishing Neighbor: The Transformation of American Community

by Marc J. Dunkelman

A sweeping new look at the unheralded transformation that is eroding the foundations of American exceptionalism. Americans today find themselves mired in an era of uncertainty and frustration. The nation's safety...


Rough Country: How Texas Became America's Most Powerful Bible-Belt State

by Robert Wuthnow

Tracing the intersection of religion, race, and power in Texas from Reconstruction through the rise of the Religious Right and the failed presidential bid of Governor Rick Perry, Rough Country illuminates American...


Coal-Mining Women in Japan: Heavy Burdens

by W. Donald Burton

In the years Bbetween the Meiji Restoration in 1868 and the beginning of the war mobilization boom in 1930, collieries in Europe and America embraced new technologies and had long since been excluded women from...


Women, Sexual Violence and the Indonesian Killings of 1965-66

by Annie Pohlman

The Indonesian massacres of 1965-1966 claimed the lives of an estimated half a million men, women and children. Histories of this period of mass violence in Indonesia's past have focused almost exclusively on...


Malaysia's Defeat of Armed Communism: The Second Emergency, 1968-1989

by Ong Weichong

The Malayan Communist Party's (MCP) decisive defeat in 1960 led many academics and Counterinsurgency (COIN) experts to overlook the resurrection of its armed struggle in 1968. Most scholars continue to regard...


Ethnic Relations in Post-Soviet Russia: Russians and Non-Russians in the North Caucasus

by Andrew Foxall

While the collapse of communism in Russia was relatively peaceful, ethnic relations have been deteriorating since then. This deterioration poses a threat to the functioning of the Russian state and is a major...


Soviet Legal Theory    Ils 273

by Rudolf Schlesinger

First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.