Routledge International Handbook Of Race Class And Gender

Routledge International Handbook of Race  Class  and Gender
Publisher Routledge
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Category Social Science
Total Pages 278
ISBN 9781134178766
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The Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class, and Gender chronicles the development, growth, history, impact, and future direction of race, gender, and class studies from a multidisciplinary perspective. The research in this subfield has been wide-ranging, including works in sociology, gender studies, anthropology, political science, social policy, history, and public health. As a result, the interdisciplinary nature of race, gender, and class and its ability to reach a large audience has been part of its appeal. The Handbook provides clear and informative essays by experts from a variety of disciplines, addressing the diverse and broad-based impact of race, gender, and class studies. The Handbook is aimed at undergraduate and graduate students who are looking for a basic history, overview of key themes, and future directions for the study of the intersection of race, class, and gender. Scholars new to the area will also find the Handbook’s approach useful. The areas covered and the accompanying references will provide readers with extensive opportunities to engage in future research in the area.

Routledge International Handbook of Race  Class  and Gender
  • Author : Shirley A. Jackson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-07-25

The Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class, and Gender chronicles the development, growth, history, impact, and future direction of race, gender, and class studies from a multidisciplinary perspective. The research in this subfield has been wide-ranging, including works in sociology, gender studies, anthropology, political science, social policy, history, and public

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The Routledge International Handbook of Race  Culture and Mental Health
  • Author : Roy Moodley,Eunjung Lee
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-10-28

This handbook presents a thorough examination of the intricate interplay of race, ethnicity, and culture in mental health – historical origins, subsequent transformations, and the discourses generated from past and present mental health and wellness practices. The text demonstrates how socio-cultural identities including race, gender, class, sexual orientation, disability, religion, and

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Routledge International Handbook of Diversity Studies
  • Author : Steven Vertovec
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-11-20

In recent years the concept of ‘diversity’ has gained a leading place in academic thought, business practice and public policy worldwide. Although variously used, ‘diversity’ tends to refer to patterns of social difference in terms of certain key categories. Today the foremost categories shaping discourses and policies of diversity include

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Routledge International Handbook of Working Class Studies
  • Author : Michele Fazio,Christie Launius,Tim Strangleman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-12-31

The Routledge International Handbook of Working-Class Studies is a timely volume that provides an overview of this interdisciplinary field that emerged in the 1990s in the context of deindustrialization, the rise of the service economy, and economic and cultural globalization. The Handbook brings together scholars, teachers, activists, and organizers from

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The Routledge International Handbook of the Sociology of Education
  • Author : Michael W. Apple,Stephen J. Ball,Luis Armando Gandin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-12-16

This collection brings together many of the world’s leading sociologists of education to explore and address key issues and concerns within the discipline. The thirty-seven newly commissioned chapters draw upon theory and research to provide new accounts of contemporary educational processes, global trends, and changing and enduring forms of

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Routledge International Handbook of Heterosexualities Studies
  • Author : James Joseph Dean,Nancy L. Fischer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-12-19

While a majority of people identify as "heterosexual" if asked about their sexual identity, what does that really mean? How did identifying as "straight" arise, particularly in relation to identifying as "queer," "lesbian," and "gay"? How are individuals socialized to view themselves and others as straight, even when many people

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Routledge International Handbook of Masculinity Studies
  • Author : Lucas Gottzén,Ulf Mellström,Tamara Shefer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-12-12

The Routledge International Handbook of Masculinity Studies provides a contemporary critical and scholarly overview of theorizing and research on masculinities as well as emerging ideas and areas of study that are likely to shape research and understanding of gender and men in the future. The forty-eight chapters of the handbook

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Routledge International Handbook of Migration Studies
  • Author : Steven J. Gold,Stephanie J. Nawyn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-05-02

The current era is marked by an unparalleled level of human migration, the consequence of both recent and long-term political, economic, cultural, social, demographic and technological developments. Despite increased efforts to limit its size and consequences, migration has wide-ranging impacts upon social, environmental, economic, political, and cultural life in countries

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Power  Postcolonialism and International Relations
  • Author : Chowdhry Geeta,Sheila Nair
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15

"Chowdhry and Nair, along with the authors of this volume, make a timely, vital, and deeply necessary intervention in international relations - one that informs theoretically, enriches our knowledge of the world through its narratives, and forces us to confront the differentiated wholeness of our humanity. Readers will want to

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Empires and Boundaries
  • Author : Harald Fischer-Tiné,Susanne Gehrmann
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2008-11-19

Empires and Boundaries: Rethinking Race, Class, and Gender in Colonial Settings is an exciting collection of original essays exploring the meaning and existence of conflicting and coexisting hierarchies in colonial settings. With investigations into the colonial past of a diversity of regions – including South Asia, South-East Asia, and Africa – the

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Routledge Handbook of Sport  Race and Ethnicity
  • Author : John Nauright,David K Wiggins
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13

Few issues have engaged sports scholars more than those of race and ethnicity. Today, globalization and migration mean all major sports leagues include players from around the globe, bringing into play a complex mix of racial, ethnic, cultural, political and geographical factors. These complexities have been examined from many angles

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The Routledge International Handbook to Veils and Veiling
  • Author : Anna-Mari Almila,David Inglis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-06

Veils and veiling are controversial topics in social and political life, generating debates across the world. The veil is enmeshed within a complex web of relations encompassing politics, religion and gender, and conflicts over the nature of power, legitimacy, belief, freedom, agency and emancipation. In recent years, the veil has

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The Routledge International Handbook of the Crimes of the Powerful
  • Author : Gregg Barak
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-06-05

Across the world, most people are well aware of ordinary criminal harms to person and property. Often committed by the powerless and poor, these individualized crimes are catalogued in the statistics collected annually by the FBI and by similar agencies in other developed nations. In contrast, the more harmful and

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Routledge Handbook of Tennis
  • Author : Robert J. Lake
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-02-05

Tennis is one of the world’s most popular sports, as levels of participation and spectatorship demonstrate. Moreover, tennis has always been one of the world’s most significant sports, expressing crucial fractures of social class, gender, sexuality, race and ethnicity - both on and off court. This is the

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The Routledge Handbook of Feminist Economics
  • Author : Günseli Berik,Ebru Kongar
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-05-24

The Routledge Handbook of Feminist Economics presents a comprehensive overview of the contributions of feminist economics to the discipline of economics and beyond. Each chapter situates the topic within the history of the field, reflects upon current debates, and looks forward to identify cutting-edge research. Consistent with feminist economics’ goal

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