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  • Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asiaby Bryan S. Turner; Oscar Salemink

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 205.00

    The Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia provides a contemporary and comprehensive overview of religion in contemporary Asia. Compiled and introduced by Bryan S. Turner and Oscar Salemink, the Handbook contains specially written chapters by experts in their respective fields. The wide-ranging introduction discusses issues surrounding Orientalism... more...

  • The Spirit of Luc Boltanskiby Simon Susen; Bryan S. Turner

    Anthem Press 2014; US$ 295.00

    This volume ? which brings together essays by prominent scholars in the field of sociology ? provides a range of perspectives on the increasing influence of Luc Boltanski?s writings on both theoretical and empirical problems of contemporary social and political analysis. more...

  • The New Blackwell Companion to Social Theoryby Bryan S. Turner

    Wiley 2009; US$ 220.95

    A comprehensive new collection covering the principal traditions and critical contemporary issues of social theory. Builds on the success of The Blackwell Companion to Social Theory , second edition with substantial revisions, entirely new contributions, and a fresh editorial direction Explores contemporary areas such as actor network theory, social... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Bodyby Bryan S Turner

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 225.00

    In the last three decades, the human body has gained increasing prominence in contemporary political debates, and it has become a central topic of modern social sciences and humanities. This collection of thirty original essays by leading figures in the field explores these issues across a number of theoretical and disciplinary perspectives, with... more...

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Globalization Studiesby Bryan S. Turner

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 73.95

    The Routledge International Handbook of Globalization Studies offers students clear and informed chapters on the history of globalization and key theories that have considered the causes and consequences of the globalization process. There are substantive sections looking at demographic, economic, technological, social and cultural changes in globalization.... more...

  • Marx and the End of Orientalismby Bryan S. Turner

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 100.00

    First published in 1978, this title analyses a range of problems that arise in the study of North Africa and the Middle East, bridging the gap between studies of Sociology, Islam, and Marxism. Both Sociology and the study of Islam draw on an Orientalist tradition founded on an idealist epistemology, ethnocentric values and an evolutionary view of... more...

  • Citizenship and Capitalismby Bryan S. Turner

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 100.00

    In this study of politics in capitalist society Bryan Turner explores the development of citizenship as a way of demonstrating the effective use of political institutions by the working class and other subordinate groups to promote their interests. Marxist criticisms of reformism are rejected; it is shown that subordinate groups can achieve significant... more...

  • Religion and Modern Societyby Bryan S. Turner

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 28.00

    A unique historical and comparative analysis of the place of religion in the emergence of modern secular society. more...

  • The Religious and the Politicalby Bryan S. Turner

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 26.00

    Explores the relationship between religion and politics through a number of key issues including marriage, law, conversion and veiling. more...

  • The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociologyby Bryan S. Turner

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 40.00

    An essential, scholarly guide to the field of sociology, with contributions from leading international academics. more...