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Handbook of Sport and International Development Edited by Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Jon Welty Peachey, Gordon College, US, Ramón Spaaij, Victoria University, Australia and Holly Collison-Randall, Loughborough University, UK ‘This Handbook, carefully curated by world-leading experts in sport and development, provides a comprehensive and sophisticated overview of the field, cutting-edge insights into the issues facing sport and development today and provides a unique global perspective in authorship and contexts.’ – Emma Sherry, RMIT University, Australia Nov 2023 c 480 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 891 9 c £210.00 / c $300.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Handbooks in Development Handbook on Forced Migration Edited by Karen Jacobsen, Tufts University, US and Nassim Majidi, Samuel Hall, Kenya, Tufts University, US, Wits University, South Africa and Université Houphouët Boigny, Côte d’Ivoire ‘As global displacement is seen to be ever increasing in scale and complexity, this collection of perspectives – from a truly remarkable group of contributors – is essential reading for anyone that seeks to more fully understand this enduring phenomenon.’ – James Milner, Carleton University, Canada Oct 2023 c 512 pp Hardback 978 1 83910 496 1 £215.00 / $310.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Handbooks in Migration Research Handbook of Global Families Implications for Theory and Practice Edited by Yvonne Kallane, University of Notre Dame (WA), Australia, Joanne Mutter, University of Auckland Business School and Heidi Collins, University of Auckland, New Zealand ‘This excellent book illustrates the value of bridging disciplinary boundaries when it comes to studying global families. Including chapters that describe the full gamut of diverse global family experiences, and covering both traditional (e.g., expatriate family adjustment) and emerging (e.g., migrant and transnational families) topics, it highlights rigorous academic research with very real implications for individuals, families, and organizations. The volume is a must read to everyone interested in global mobility.’ – Mila Lazarova, Simon Fraser University, Canada Oct 2023 432 pp Hardback 978 1 78811 286 4 £165.00 / $240.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Business and Management series The Elgar Companion to Valleys Social Science Perspectives Edited by Luis LM Aguiar, Donna Senese and Diana E.French, University of British Columbia, Canada ‘Steeped in the disciplines of Anthropology, Sociology, and Geography, this theoretically engrossing volume of sixteen case studies explores the geographic, ecological, economic, and culturally contingent aspects of “Valleys” on different continents.’ – Benny Andrés, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, US Nov 2023 c 262 pp Hardback 978 1 78990 695 0 c £140.00 / c $205.00 eBook • Elgaronline Understanding Personal Mobilities Aharon Kellerman, University of Haifa, Israel ‘We are living in hybrid worlds - increasingly. Physical and digital mobilities intermingle, melt together and bring about new forms of sociality and community. Aharon Kellerman has been developing his approach of personal mobilities as a sophisticated framework to understand and analyze the structural transformations of everyday and professional life. Here in this book, he brings together years of research and writing and presents the stunning complexity and plurality of mobilities, space and social life to scholars, students and mobility enthusiasts.’ – Sven Kesselring, University of N rtingen-Geislingen, Germany Oct 2023 c 174 pp Hardback 978 1 0353 1394 5 £75.00 / $110.00 eBook • Elgaronline Understanding series Elgar Encyclopedia of Development Edited by Matthew Clarke and Xinyu (Andy) Zhao, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia The Elgar Encyclopedia of Development is a ground-breaking resource that provides a starting point for those wishing to grasp how and why development occurs, while also providing further expansion appropriate for more experienced academics. Oct 2023 c 676 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 211 5 £315.00 / $450.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Encyclopedias in the Social Sciences series 7 For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com SOCIOLOGY & SOCIAL POLICY NEW TITLES, OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2023