Series: The Basics
Consideration of the body as a subject for study has increased in recent years with new technologies, forms of modification, debates about obesity and issues of age being brought into focus by the media. Drawing on contemporary culture, Body Studies: The Basics introduces readers to the key...
To Be Published May 14th 2014 by Routledge
Cases in Stakeholder Management, 3rd Edition
Series: Routledge Communication Series
With its practical orientation and scope, Applied Public Relations is the ideal text for any public relations case studies or public relations management course that places an emphasis on stakeholder groups. Through the presentation of current cases covering a wide variety of industries,...
To Be Published January 14th 2014 by Routledge
Theory and Practice
To Be Published December 31st 2013 by Routledge
Legal Personhood draws upon contemporary feminist philosophy in order to consider the meaning of legal personhood, its relationship to human freedom and autonomy and its connection to what is classified as public and private. Contemporary feminist philosophy has much to say about the ways in which...
To Be Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge
A Global Perspective
Series: Regions and Cities
Much research into urban development has focused on the problems associated with rapidly expanding cities. However, in recent years and looking ahead into the future some cities in many parts of the world have been shrinking. A major objective of the book is to examine why? Strong reasons in many...
To Be Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge
Since at least the early 1970s, when Claire Johnston observed that despite ‘the enormous emphasis placed on woman as spectacle in the cinema … woman as woman is largely absent’, the relationship of cinema to the construction of gender identities and gendered pleasures has been a central concern...
To Be Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge
Undertaken for the purpose of promoting legitimate trade in Central Africa, the Richardson mission was a compound of philanthropic and diplomatic interests advocated by Richardson. His main targets were the Sahara, Bornu and the Sudan....
To Be Published September 29th 2013 by Routledge