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  1. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Community-based Conservation

    Advanced Introduction to Community-based Conservation

    Fikret Berkes
    ‘Fikret Berkes didn’t invent the concept of community-based conservation, but he has been its most vigorous and high-profile academic advocate and analyst. His towering impact on the social science of conservation makes this masterful vo...
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  2. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to the Economics of Happiness

    A Modern Guide to the Economics of Happiness

    Edited by Luigino Bruni, Alessandra Smerilli, Dalila De Rosa
    Exploring the modern approach to the economics of happiness, which came about with the Easterlin Paradox, this book analyses and assesses the idea that as a country gets richer the happiness of its citizens remains the same. The book mov...
    Hardback (January 2021)

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  3. Add to Wish List EU Migration Agencies

    EU Migration Agencies

    David Fernández-Rojo
    ‘In this detailed and precise guide, the author traces how Europe’s border, police, and asylum agencies are evolving in an interactive system of governance. EU Migration Agencies maps out lines of authority, pathways of power, and unexpe...
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  4. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    Edited by Milan Zafirovski
    ‘A comprehensive and stimulating guide, written by some of the best known scholars in the fìeld, that shows how the theoretical and empirical findings of economic sociology correspond and complement those of economics, as a sort of count...
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  5. Add to Wish List Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Karen N. Breidahl, Troels F. Hedegaard, Kristian Kongshøj, Christian A. Larsen
    ‘This book on migrants’ attitudes towards the Danish welfare state is a welcome contribution to the ongoing and at times rather anxious and alarming ‘migration–welfare state problematic’ discourse. Its findings show that migrants from a ...
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  6. Add to Wish List Mobility and Travel Behaviour Across the Life Course

    Mobility and Travel Behaviour Across the Life Course

    Edited by Joachim Scheiner, Henrike Rau
    'Travel behavior is an essential part of people’s lives, which involves various long-term mobility decisions. In this regard, this book presents a collection of frontier research on mobility and travel behavior based on the life course a...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  7. Add to Wish List Social Innovation as Political Transformation

    Social Innovation as Political Transformation

    Edited by Pieter Van den Broeck, Abid Mehmood, Angeliki Paidakaki, Constanza Parra
    ‘Social Innovation as Political Transformation makes a major contribution by going beyond critique of neoliberalism to offering positive proposals for social innovation. It brings together a group of distinguished scholars who show both ...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (December 2020)

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  8. Add to Wish List Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Bent Greve
    This unique book explores the question of whether different myths and narratives have an impact on the development of welfare states. After discussing the various definitions of ‘myths’ and ‘narratives’, Bent Greve disentangles their rel...
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  9. Add to Wish List Politics for Hire

    Politics for Hire

    Stefan Svallfors
    ‘In most western democracies, trust in government has been going down. In this path-breaking and truly original book, Stefan Svallfors provides an important clue to this worrying development, namely the huge increase of a group of politi...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  10. Add to Wish List Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Edited by Marie Boost, Jennifer Dagg, Jane Gray, Markus Promberger
    ‘This is a thoughtful and thought-provoking contribution to ways of thinking about poverty, based on new research by multi-disciplinary teams in nine countries and putting the concept of resilience centre stage. The comparative approach ...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  11. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Communicating Climate Change

    Research Handbook on Communicating Climate Change

    Edited by David C. Holmes, Lucy M. Richardson
    ‘This book takes a fiercely needed leap forward to systematically improve climate change communication. We’re well acquainted with intersectional challenges associated with 21st century climate change, but work remains to improve how we ...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  12. Add to Wish List Ending Childhood Obesity

    Ending Childhood Obesity

    Edited by Amandine Garde, Joshua Curtis, Olivier De Schutter
    Childhood obesity is one of the most pressing global public health challenges of the 21st century. In response, States need to employ a multisectoral approach including labelling rules, food marketing restrictions and fiscal policies. Ho...
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