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Dec 19 2014

Access Routledge Communication Studies Collection

Performance Studies and Communication Article Collection

This year Routledge has launched a Communication Theme of the Month featuring content from across Communications titles. This months’ theme is Performance Studies and Communication and it features articles from across Theatre and Performance titles too.

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Dec 18 2014

Access Routledge Tourism, Hospitality & Events Collection

Discover the Darker Side of Tourism

Whether it is the macabre attraction of a converted concentration camp or the magnitude of destruction from a site devastated by a natural disaster, ‘Dark Tourism’ seeks to bridge the gap between the unfathomable and the morbidly real.

Please click here to read over 45 FREE articles on Dark Tourism.

Virtual Special Issue: Controversies in Events and Festivals Policy Research

This free virtual issue from Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events explores the consequences of policy interventions at events, from small-scale festivals to mega sports events.

Please click here to access free articles from this virtual special issue.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4123088

Journal of Sustainable Tourism – Free Article Access

Read selected free articles from the latest issue of Journal of Sustainable Tourism, including the defining article, ‘On climate change skepticism and denial in tourism’.

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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2032585

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Dec 18 2014

Access the latest Sociology Research, Routledge

Explore the Virtual Special Issue: Anthropology Beyond Boundaries

Anthropology has a long and deep relationship with the journal Economy and Society that stretches from its first issues. Within its pages ethnography has been brought to bear on the crucial theoretical debates of each era.  The articles in this new virtual issue draw out three reoccurring themes: justice; governance; and capital.

Please click here to read the free articles online until the 31st March 2015.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2275707

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Dec 17 2014

Access Routledge Health and Social Care Collection

Free access to research on disabilities

Disability is Health & Social Care Arena theme this month in recognition of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Highlights include:

  • Free access to over 50 articles on the theme of disability and technology
  • Free online access to the first issue of Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Four questions for the editor of Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research
  • Related books

Please click here to explore the latest disability research.

HKUL users can continue to access Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research via http://library.hku.hk/record=b3884314

Health, Risk & Society Editor’s choice

The editor of Health, Risk & Society Andy Aleszewski, will be highlighting one article from each issue which will be free to read online for one month from publication.

Please click here to read the latest editor’s choice article, ‘Risk, social protection and trust amidst cuts in welfare spending’ for free until 31 December 2014.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2518186

Free access articles on mindfulness

Mindfulness article collection explore key topics including neuroscience, anxiety, social work, eating disorders, HIV/AIDS and depression.
Please click here to enjoy free access until the end of 2014.

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Dec 11 2014

Access Routledge Anthropology Collection

Explore new Anthropology article collections

To mark this month’s American Anthropological Association conference, Routledge have created two FREE TO ACCESS Virtual Special Issues highlighting key articles from journals.

  • Explore growing Portfolio of Anthropology journals by reading free articles that focus on several medical specialities from an Anthropological perspective. Read the collection here.
  • Take a closer look at local content from around the globe. This collection focuses on regional themes and aims to give you a taster of content from publications you may not be familiar with. Explore the collection here.

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Dec 09 2014

Access articles from Routledge Area Studies

Area Studies Open Select Collection

Routledge presents a collection of articles recently published in Area Studies Open Select journals.

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South Asia Economic Development Collection

South Asia was recently designated the second-fastest growing region in the world. Find out what factors have contributed to its growth, with over 80 articles exploring the economy from a regional and country-specific perspective.

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Free Access to Special Issue: North Korea and East Asia

To make your research into North Korean and East Asian Economics simpler, read this Special Issue from International Economic Journal completely free to access until 31st December 2014.

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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4217844

Specializing in Law in Asia

This free article collection examines Law across Asia, with carefully selected papers on China, India and smaller nations such as Indonesia and Malaysia. These articles are free to read until 31st December 2014 to help you in your research of this diverse region.

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Dec 08 2014

Access Politics articles from Routledge

Cyber Security in Focus

This collection explores the reasons and implications of cyber security and why aggression that exists only in cyberspace is being treated with such apprehension by the international security community.

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Routledge Politics & International Relations: Editors’ Choice

Read some of the most influential politics & international relations research of 2014, with a selection of articles chosen by editors.

Please click here to start reading with free online access to the featured articles.

Special Issue Highlights

Recent special issues include Citizenship Studies: Malaysia’s new ethnoscapes and ways of belonging; Local Government Studies: Trends in the Governance of Education in the UK; and New Political Science: The Future of Higher Education and American Democracy

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Access Outstanding Articles in Immigrant and Refugee Studies

A collection of articles from the Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, chosen by the editor and presented with an introduction, will be available to access for free until April 30, 2015.

Best of the Geopolitics Archive: Ukraine Trapped Between Two Geopolitical Grammars

Editor Virginie Mamadouh has compiled a collection of outstanding articles on Ukraine from the Geopolitics archive.

Please click here to enjoy free access to a selection of these articles until May 31, 2015.

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Dec 08 2014

Read articles from Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, Springer

Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment publishes research papers, reviews and technical notes on stochastic and probabilistic approaches to environmental sciences and engineering, including interactions of earth and atmospheric environments with people and ecosystems.

The articles listed below are available for free trial access until 31 December 2014.

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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2066124

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Dec 02 2014

Access articles from the International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, SpringerOpen

International Journal of Disaster Risk Science (IJDRS) is an interdisciplinary English language journal that publishes research articles addressing theoretical and methodological issues in disaster science, emergency response technology, disaster risk management, and large-scale disaster risk governance.

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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4728530

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Dec 02 2014

South China Morning Post withdrawn from WiseNews 1 January 2015

As per the new arrangement between the publishers of South China Morning Post and WiseNews, SCMP will be withdrawn from WiseNews effective from 1st January 2015. Users can access the historic archive (from 1903 onward up to 10 years ago ) via ProQuest’s historical newspapers, and the current 10 years up to today via SCMP.com.

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