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  • Child Migration in Africaby Iman Hashim; Dorte Thorsen

    Zed Books 2011; US$ 39.95

    Child Migration in Africa explores the mobility of children without their parents within West Africa. Drawing on the experiences of children from rural Burkina Faso and Ghana, the book provides rich material on the circumstances of children's voluntary migration and their experiences of it. Part of the groundbreaking Africa Now series, Child Migration... more...

  • Cracking the Freemason's Codeby Robert Cooper

    Ebury Publishing 2011; US$ 18.32

    In Cracking the Freemason's Code, Robert Cooper explains exactly who the Freemasons are and what they do. As the Curator of the Scottish Masonic Museum and Library, the author is in a unique position to reveal the secret history of this elect brotherhood. Prompted by growing public interest and provoked by the controversial stories that circulate... more...

  • British Untouchablesby Mr Paul Ghuman; Professor Cedric Cullingford; Professor J Mark Halstead

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95

    Dalits, formerly called 'untouchables', remain the most oppressed community in India, and indeed in South Asia and have, until recently, been denied human and civic rights. On emigration to the UK and other Western countries they faced a double disadvantage: caste discrimination and racial discrimination from 'white' society. However, in the late... more...

  • Linguistic Landscape in the Cityby Elana Shohamy; Eliezer Ben-Rafael; Monica Barni

    Channel View Publications 2010; US$ 49.95

    This book focuses on linguistic landscapes in present-day urban settings. In a wide-ranging collection of studies of major world cities, the authors investigate both the forces that shape linguistic landscape and the impact of the linguistic landscape on the wider social and cultural reality. Not only does the book offer a wealth of case studies and... more...

  • Suburban Nationby Andres Duany; Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk; Jeff Speck

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010; US$ 20.99

    For a decade, Suburban Nation has given voice to a growing movement in North America to put an end to suburban sprawl and replace the last century's automobile-based settlement patterns with a return to more traditional planning. Founders of the Congress for the New Urbanism, Andres Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk are at the forefront of the movement,... more...

  • Village Mothers, City Daughtersby Hew Cheng Sim

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2007; US$ 59.90

    This unique volume draws together a compelling collection of studies on the diverse and transformatory experiences of women as they encounter the forces of modernization altering the face of contemporary Borneo. The authors, all locally based scholars specializing in gender issues, shed much-needed light upon this hidden academic area. It presents... more...

  • Community, Crime and Disorderby Dr Lynn Hancock

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 174.00

    This book fills a number of gaps in the 'community and crime' literature, makes important theoretical contributions, and is based on original research. Questions explored include: How do changes in the urban environment impact upon local (high crime) communities? How do changes in housing provision and consumption influence crime patterning? Can current... more...

  • Unmasking ageby Bill Bytheway

    Policy Press 2011; US$ 42.95

    Unmasking Age' critically examines various methods and discusses ways of uncovering the realities of age. more...

  • Belief and ageingby Peter G. Coleman

    Policy Press 2011; US$ 42.95

    This book illustrates the variety of religious, spiritual and other beliefs held by older people, including British Christians, Muslims, Humanists and witnesses of the Soviet persecution of religion. more...

  • Palaeoindian Archaeologyby Juliet Morrow; Cristobal Gnecco

    UPF 2007; US$ 39.95

    Explores similarities and differences among the early sites and assemblages in North, Central, and South America, providing a refreshing yet complementary approach to more localized studies. more...