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Invisible Wounds of War: Coming Home from Iraq and Afghanistan

by Marguerite Guzman Bouvard

There’s no real homecoming for many of our veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. They may go through the motions of daily life in their hometowns, but the terrible sights and sounds of...


Class Action: The Landmark Case that Changed Sexual Harrassment

by Laura Leedy Gansler & Clara Bingham

A petite single mother, Lois Jenson was among the first women hired by a northern Minnesota iron mine in 1975. In this brutal workplace, female miners were relentlessly threatened with pornographic graffiti,...


Stories of Scottsboro

by James Goodman

"A rich and compelling narrative, as taut and suspenseful as good fiction. In places, Stories of Scottsboro is almost heartbreaking, not least because Goodman shows what people felt as well as what they thought."...


Inside India Today

by Dilip Hiro

Events in the Indian sub-continent during the 1970s, where, in the summer of 1975, the ruling party engineered a 'constitutional' coup by declaring a national emergency, re-emphasised the need for a fuller understanding...


Islam in Tribal Societies: From the Atlas to the Indus

by Akbar S. Ahmed

A lively debate is currently being conducted in the social sciences around the concepts of "tribe", "segmentary societies" and "Islam in society". This wide-ranging collection by thirteen distinguished anthropologists...


Foundations in Sociolinguistics: An Ethnographic Approach

by Dell Hymes

Reproduced here in facsimile, this volume was originally published in 1977 and is available individually. The collection is also available in a number of themed mini-sets of between 5 and 13 volumes, or as a...


Darwinism and the Study of Society: A Centenary Symposium

by Michael Banton

Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences....


Intro Sociol Education V 9

by Karl Mannheim & W. A. C. Stewart

First Published in 1962. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Japanese Tea Culture: Art, History and Practice

by Morgan Pitelka

From its origins as a distinct set of ritualised practices in the sixteenth century to its international expansion in the twentieth, tea culture has had a major impact on artistic production, connoisseurship,...


English Landed Society in the Eighteenth Century

by G.E Mingay

First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Just Sex?: The Cultural Scaffolding of Rape

by Nicola Gavey

Winner of the Association for Women In Psychology 2006 Distinguished Publication Award!

The past two decades have witnessed a significant shift in how rape is understood in Western societies. This shift in...


Women, Policing, and Male Violence (Routledge Revivals): International Perspectives

by Jalna Hanmer, Jill Radford & Elizabeth Stanko

First published in 1989, this book focuses on the policing of male violence against women. It is an issue that has been criticised substantially in the past, and the book shows how even police themselves have...


What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal ComputerIndustry

by John Markoff

Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. John Markoff’s landmark book is about the culture and consciousness behind the first PCs—the culture being counter– and...


The Why Axis: Hidden Motives and the Undiscovered Economics of Everyday Life

by John List, Uri Gneezy & Steven D. Levitt

Can economics be passionate?… Can it center on people and what really matters to them day-in and day-out.… And help us understand their hidden motives for why they do what they do in everyday life?

Uri Gneezy...


Angry White Men: American Masculinity at the End of an Era

by Michael Kimmel

America’s leading expert on men and masculinity explains why America’s white men are furious


Textile

by Orly Castel-Bloom

A wealthy Israeli family becomes estranged as war and commerce increasingly define their lives.


After Delores

by Sarah Schulman

A new edition of Sarah Schulman’s funny, sexy, surprising novel about a heartbroken waitress looking for love in New York.


The Kingdoms of Laos

by Sanda Simms

Describes the changes in society over 600 years as Lan Xang was gradually dismembered and became a French colony. Most importantly, it shows the essence of the Lao and why, despite all that has happened, they...


Rethinking Chinese Transnational Enterprises: Cultural Affinity and Business Strategies

by Leo Douw, Cen Huang & David Ip

Affinity to the Chinese culture, personalized social networks and a firm control of ownership and management have often been considered the key ingredients for the success of many diaspora Chinese transnational...


Tourism, Heritage and National Culture in Java: Dilemmas of a Local Community

by Heidi Dahles

Based on anthropological fieldwork in the 1990s, this book provides an ethnographic perspective in its examination of the politics and policies of cultural tourism as they were played out under the Indonesian...