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Sociology and Sociological Theory

  1. Add to Wish List Rethinking Economics as Social Theory

    Rethinking Economics as Social Theory

    Richard E. Wagner
    Taking an innovative look at the origins of economics, this forward-thinking book relocates economics from a materialistic general theory of rational action into an idealistic theory of social organization and individual action. Adding n...
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  2. Add to Wish List The Politics of the Public Encounter

    The Politics of the Public Encounter

    Edited by Peter Hupe
    On the ground floor of government, citizens interact with teachers, medical staff, police officers and other professionals in public service. It is during these encounters that laws, public policies and professional guidelines gain furth...
    Hardback (November 2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List Teaching Social Work

    Teaching Social Work

    Neil Thompson
    There are particular challenges involved in teaching social work. As with other professional disciplines, it is not simply a matter of passing on the key elements of the knowledge base; there is also the need to equip students to be able...
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  4. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Youth Studies

    Advanced Introduction to Youth Studies

    Howard Williamson, James E. Côté
    The Advanced Introduction to Youth Studies analyses the historical development of the sociology of youth in the context of changing population demographics. Howard Williamson and James Côté explore competing paradigms underlying current ...
    Paperback (October 2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List Contemporary Sociological Theology

    Contemporary Sociological Theology

    Andrea Cerroni
    This book examines how ancient myths have developed and still survive in the collective public imagination in order to answer fundamental questions concerning the individual, society and historical heritage: On what basis do we form our ...
    Hardback (September 2022)

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  6. Add to Wish List Imagining Pathways for Global Cooperation

    Imagining Pathways for Global Cooperation

    Edited by Katja Freistein, Bettina Mahlert, Sigrid Quack, Christine Unrau
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-SA 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. This book examines the role of imagination in initiating, contesting, and changing the pathways...
    Hardback (September 2022)

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  7. Add to Wish List Handbook on Risk and Inequality

    Handbook on Risk and Inequality

    Edited by Dean Curran
    This unique Handbook charts shifts in the relationship between risks and inequalities over the last few decades, analysing how inequalities shape risk and how risks condition and intensify inequalities. Expert contributors examine the im...
    Hardback (September 2022)

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  8. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Capital

    Advanced Introduction to Social Capital

    Karen S. Cook
    This Advanced Introduction to Social Capital provides an overview of cutting-edge research on social capital. Karen S. Cook highlights the networks, norms and trust involved in social capital that facilitate cooperation, strengthen civil...
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  9. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for COVID-19 and Society

    A Research Agenda for COVID-19 and Society

    Edited by Steve Matthewman
    With contributions from leading experts in the fields of anthropology, communications, disaster studies, economics, epidemiology, Indigenous studies, philosophy and sociology, this expansive book offers a diverse range of social science ...
    Hardback (August 2022)

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  10. Add to Wish List Debating Biopolitics

    Debating Biopolitics

    Edited by Marco Piasentier, Sara Raimondi
    Emerging out of the theoretical and practical urge to reflect on key contemporary debates arising in biopolitical scholarship, this timely book launches an in-depth investigation into the concept and history of biopolitics. In light of t...
    Hardback (2022)

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  11. Add to Wish List Handbook on Urban Social Policies

    Handbook on Urban Social Policies

    Edited by Yuri Kazepov, Eduardo Barberis, Roberta Cucca, Elisabetta Mocca
    The importance of subnational welfare measures, and their complex embeddedness in wider multilevel governance systems, has often been underplayed in both urban studies and social policy analysis. This Handbook gives readers the analytica...
    Hardback (2022)

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  12. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self

    Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self

    Shanyang Zhao
    Shanyang Zhao provides a unique examination of this evolving topic with a framework to address the common questions: What is self? How is self formed? and Why does self matter? Drawing a fascinating distinction between self and self-conc...
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