Edward Elgar Publishing - Sociology and Social Policy

Thoughtful independent publishing Elgaronline www.elgaronline.com eBooks | Journals | Encyclopedia | Handbooks | Reference We offer a number of purchase options for acquiring our eBooks Major annual subject collections We offer major annual subject collections in Law, Business & Management, Economics, Sociology, Social Policy & Education, Geography, Planning & Tourism, Political Science & Public Policy. These are non-overlapping and provide the most cost effective way of acquiring our eBooks. Subject specific collections Targeted collections in over 90 different subject areas containing books published from 1994 to the end of last year. These collections include monographs, Handbooks, dictionaries and Research Literature Reviews. 13 of these collections comprise only reference works. Available on perpetual access. Essentials collections We have used citation, sales, and Elgaronline usage data to curate these collections of titles that have stood the test of time in key areas of our list. Featuring wide ranges of topics and written by geographically and ideologically diverse selections of our authors, these are essential collections for libraries building well-rounded and comprehensive collections. Containing books published from 1994 to the end of last year. Handbook collections Our authoritative Handbooks comprise specially commissioned, peer reviewed, original chapters offering comprehensive analyses of each topic. Our Handbooks are unique in their research focus and, in many cases, the cross disciplinary nature of the topics. Tailored collections This model allows you to customise your selection from across our whole eBook list. Pick and choose a minimum of 30 titles from across our list to fit the needs of your library. Tell us your budget, the subject areas you are interested in, or a range of publication dates and we can give you a proposal. Available on perpetual access. Practitioner law collections Our professional law programme includes books to support practising lawyers in their research and day-to-day client work. Our Law and Practice series offers rigorous analysis of substantive law, often covering elements of practice and procedure, and cross border issues. Elgar Commentaries are authoritative reference works, providing detailed interpretation of treaties, regulations and other legislative instruments. Elgar Practical Guides and Elgar Compliance Guides are aimed at those who require applied practical guidance on the procedural, commercial and substantive aspects of their legal work. Other purchase options Encyclopedia Our Encyclopedia are available as state-of-the-art, stand alone online resources, exclusively on Elgaronline. These digital editions feature a specially-designed interface, powerful search, direct linking to references and unrestricted campus-wide access. They are not included as part of our annual collections. Available for individual purchase and on perpetual access. Journals We have a growing list of peer reviewed, scholarly journals in the social sciences and law, hosted on Elgaronline.