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  1. Add to Wish List Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Ian Greener
    ‘This text is essential reading for the study of comparative social policy. It explores and accounts for the five “New Giants” for 24 developed nations using the relatively novel approach of Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA). It is ...
    Hardback (March 2022)

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  2. Add to Wish List Organizing Independence

    Organizing Independence

    Elena Raviola
    ‘Rich in facts, strong in ideas, deep in its critique – a much needed, important book on the changing organization of journalism and its implications for society.’ – Martin Kornberger, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Hardback (February 2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List Nudged into Lockdown?

    Nudged into Lockdown?

    Ananish Chaudhuri
    ‘In responding to the novel coronavirus pandemic, most governments abandoned the existing scientific and policy consensus and mimicked one another to embrace lockdowns of varying stringency. Remarkably, hardly any seemed to produce cost–...
    Hardback (February 2022)

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  4. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Global Higher Education

    A Research Agenda for Global Higher Education

    Edited by Jeroen Huisman, Marijk van der Wende
    ‘The editors should be congratulated for this excellent book. By proposing new research questions and recognizing emerging paradigms to understand recent trends affecting research on universities, this stimulating book provides a fresh i...
    Hardback (February 2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Violence of Conservation in Africa

    The Violence of Conservation in Africa

    Edited by Maano Ramutsindela, Frank Matose, Tafadzwa Mushonga
    ‘The Violence of Conservation in Africa explores the vexed question of why conservation action in Africa is so often associated with violence and militarisation. Maano Ramutsindela, Frank Matose and Tafadzwa Mushonga have brought togethe...
    Hardback (January 2022)

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  6. Add to Wish List The Politicisation of Social Europe

    The Politicisation of Social Europe

    Francesco Corti
    ‘The book provides an up-to-date assessment of Social Europe and its politics since the Great Recession. It outlines the main conflict lines which have shaped policy development at the EU level and gauges their relative significance in d...
    Hardback (January 2022)

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  7. Add to Wish List Nationalism and Democracy in the Welfare State

    Nationalism and Democracy in the Welfare State

    Edited by Pauli Kettunen, Saara Pellander, Miika Tervonen
    ‘There are many discussions of the relative importance in today’s political conflicts of culture and class, and of the ambiguous relationships among market liberalism, nationalism and the welfare state. But there are very few that confro...
    Hardback (January 2022)

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  8. Add to Wish List Defining Disaster

    Defining Disaster

    Edited by Marie Aronsson-Storrier, Rasmus Dahlberg
    ‘Bringing together anthropology, geography, social work, and law, among other disciplines, this new edited book from Aronsson-Storrier and Dahlberg tackles a critical issue in an era of climate change, extreme weather events, and man-mad...
    Hardback (January 2022)

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  9. Add to Wish List How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    How to Lead Academic Departments Successfully

    Edited by Adam Lindgreen, Alan Irwin, Flemming Poulfelt, Thyra U. Thomsen
    ‘Few colleagues plan (and prepare) to be an academic leader at the start of their career. But, almost inevitably, many of us will be asked to take up a major leadership role at some point, and often unexpectedly. Managing professionals w...
    Hardback (December 2021)

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  10. Add to Wish List The New World of Work

    The New World of Work

    Edited by Daniel Vaughan-Whitehead, Youcef Ghellab, Rafael M. de Bustillo Llorente
    Actors in the world of work are facing an increasing number of challenges, including automatization and digitalization, new types of jobs and more diverse forms of employment. This timely book examines employer and worker responses, chal...
    Hardback (December 2021)

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  11. Add to Wish List Ideology

    Ideology

    David Reisman
    This insightful book sheds light on three competing ideological windows on the world: conservatism, liberalism and socialism. David Reisman explores the importance of these perspectives not only to generating public policy, but also in o...
    Hardback (December 2021)

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  12. Add to Wish List Challenges to the Welfare State

    Challenges to the Welfare State

    Edited by Jolanta Aidukaite, Sven E.O. Hort, Stein Kuhnle
    ‘In this important book, the authors offer a rich and multifaceted comparative analysis of family policies and pension protection systems in the Baltic and Nordic countries. By exploring two rarely contrasted socioeconomic settings, the ...
    Hardback (December 2021)

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