By Paul Martin Lester
This elevated choice of new and completely revised explorations of media content material identifies the methods all of us were negatively stereotyped and demonstrates how cautious research of media portrayals can create more advantageous alternatives.
• 33 exclusive authors in addition to new voices within the box mix their large and sundry services to give an explanation for the social results of media stereotyping.
• comprises historic and modern illustrations that diversity from editorial cartoons to the sinking of the Titanic
• Richly illustrated with historic and up to date photographic illustrations
• each chapter's content material is meticulously supported with quite a few assets mentioned
• A word list defines key terms pointed out within the chapters
By Alexis Aronowitz
Offering an up to date and complete source for college kids and basic readers investigating human trafficking, this booklet examines the phenomenon in its many types, the criteria contributing to its life, the sufferers it impacts, and people who perpetrate this terrible crime.
• offers readers with a better realizing of the complexities of human trafficking—from loss of readability within the definition to the matter of determining victims—and how human trafficking differs from human smuggling
• allows a better appreciation for the social, fiscal, cultural, and environmental elements that give a contribution to human trafficking and indicates how those crimes will be addressed
• indicates measures which have been brought and needs to be utilized extra generally to wrestle trafficking and shield capability victims
By Andrew Crosby
This quantity is a part of a 2001 reissue of a variety of these vital works that have because long gone out of print, or are tricky to find. released by way of Routledge, 112 volumes in overall are being introduced jointly less than the identify The overseas Behavioural and Social Sciences Library: Classics from the Tavistock Press.
Reproduced the following in facsimile, this quantity was once initially released in 1968 and is obtainable separately. the gathering can be on hand in a couple of themed mini-sets of among five and thirteen volumes, or as a whole collection.
By Heinrich Honsell
Ein Lehrbuch, mit dem sich römisches Recht leichter lernen lässt. Gegenüber den gängigen Lehrbüchern bringt dieses eine erhebliche Stoffentlastung. Es bietet als Lern- und Lesebuch eine verständliche Einführung in das römische Rechtsdenken und die Anfangsgründe der Zivilrechtsdogmatik. Wichtige Quellentexte sind mit Übersetzungen abgedruckt. In den Fußnoten findet der Leser Hinweise auf weiterführende Studien.
By Adrian Stokes
This quantity is a part of a 2001 reissue of a range of these vital works that have when you consider that long gone out of print, or are tricky to find. released by means of Routledge, 112 volumes in overall are being introduced jointly below the identify The foreign Behavioural and Social Sciences Library: Classics from the Tavistock Press.
Reproduced the following in facsimile, this quantity was once initially released in 1963 and is offered separately. the gathering can also be on hand in a couple of themed mini-sets of among five and thirteen volumes, or as a whole collection.
By John Lees,Dawn Freshwater
By Rachel King
Could you forgive the assassin of your husband? Your mom? Your son?
Families of homicide sufferers are frequently ardent and extremely public supporters of the demise penalty. however the humans whose tales look during this publication have selected as an alternative to forgive their family' murderers, and lots of have built own relationships with the killers and feature even labored to avoid wasting their lives. they've got shaped a national workforce, homicide sufferers' households for Reconciliation (MVFR), to oppose the demise penalty.
MVFR contributors are usually taken care of as both saints or lunatics, however the fact is they are neither. they're traditional those that have replied to a rare and devastating tragedy with braveness and religion, deciding upon reconciliation over retribution, therapeutic over hatred. Believing that the demise penalty is a kind of social violence that simply repeats and perpetuates the violence that claimed their family' lives, they carry out the wish of redemption even in the event you have dedicated the main hideous crimes.
Weaving third-person narrative with wrenching first-hand bills, King offers the tales of ten MVFR individuals. every one is a heartrending story of grief, soul looking, and of the problem to decide on forgiveness rather than revenge. those tales, which King units within the context of the nationwide dialogue over the dying penalty debate and restorative as opposed to retributive justice, will allure not just to people who oppose the demise penalty, but in addition to those that attempt to appreciate how humans can forgive the possible unforgivable.
Rachel King is a legislative assistance for the yankee Civil Liberties Union's Washington nationwide place of work the place she lobbies on crime coverage. She is at present engaged on a booklet concerning the households of demise row inmates.
By S.C. Dube
By June Edmunds,Bryan S. Turner,Molly Andrews,Ron Eyerman,Mike Hepworth,Ángela López,Susan McDaniel,Tommi Hoikkala,Semi Purhonen,J P. Roos,Peggy Watson
By Sas Mays
Not purely does the library have a protracted and intricate background and politics, however it has an ambivalent presence in Western tradition – either a domain of optimistic wisdom and a website of errors, confusion, and loss. however, in literary reports and within the humanities, together with booklet historical past, the determine of the library is still in lots of senses under-researched. This assortment brings jointly verified and up-and-coming researchers from a few practices – literary and cultural experiences, gender reports, ebook historical past, philosophy, visible tradition, and modern paintings –with an efficient historic sweep starting from the time of Sumer to the current day.
In the context of the increase of archive reports, this booklet attends particularly and meta-critically to the determine of the library as a selected archival shape, contemplating the characteristics that represent (or fail to represent) the library as establishment or suggestion, and questions its family members to different accumulative modes, resembling the archive in its conventional feel, the museum, or the filmic or electronic archive. throughout their variety, and likewise to their overseas commonplace of study and writing, every one bankruptcy is unified via dedication to studying the complicated cultural politics of the library form.