Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List How to do Social Science that Matters

    How to do Social Science that Matters

    Edited by Jerzy Kociatkiewicz, Monika Kostera
    This holistic How to guide provides practical advice on conducting meaningful research within the social sciences, focusing on practices which are sensitive and bespoke. Mapping out the field and inviting further exploration, its insight...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  2. Add to Wish List Rapidly Increasing Retirement Ages

    Rapidly Increasing Retirement Ages

    Per H. Jensen
    This prescient book provides a theoretical and empirical analysis of retirement practices in Denmark, Germany and the UK. Per H. Jensen interrogates the factors behind rapidly increasing retirement ages in these countries between 2000 an...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Sociology of Diagnosis

    The Sociology of Diagnosis

    Annemarie G. Jutel
    This incisive brief guide critically examines the role of medical diagnoses in social life, shining light on both health and disease. Annemarie Goldstein Jutel shows that diagnosis is not simply the labelling of natural disease, but rath...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  4. Add to Wish List Dictionary of Privacy, Data Protection and Information Security

    Dictionary of Privacy, Data Protection and Information Security

    Mark Elliot, Anna M. Mandalari, Miranda Mourby, Kieron O’Hara
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. The Dictionary of Privacy, Data Protection and Information Security explains the complex tec...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  5. Add to Wish List What Have Populists Done for Us?

    What Have Populists Done for Us?

    Dani Filc, Amit Avigur-Eshel
    This ground-breaking book goes beyond conventional arguments to explore how and why populists are able to hold power for long periods. It illustrates that exclusionary-populist movements maintain power whenever they succeed in stabilizin...
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  6. Add to Wish List Understanding Health Systems and Welfare

    Understanding Health Systems and Welfare

    Bent Greve
    Understanding Health Systems and Welfare explores the ways in which we understand health care systems and recommends how individuals, health care providers and society as a whole can best use the resources within the systems for maximum ...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  7. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Housing, the Home and Society

    Research Handbook on Housing, the Home and Society

    Edited by Keith Jacobs, Kathleen Flanagan, Jacqueline De Vries, Emma MacDonald
    This dynamic Research Handbook explores key perspectives, topics and methodologies used to understand housing, the home and society. Pairing social theory with a broad range of case studies from the Global North and South, it offers a un...
    Hardback (June 2024)

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  8. Add to Wish List Handbook of Aid and Development

    Handbook of Aid and Development

    Edited by Raj M. Desai, Shantayanan Devarajan, Jennifer L. Tobin
    With intellectual rigour, the Handbook of Aid and Development not only critically examines the relationship between aid and development, but also discusses recent trends within the field and judiciously considers its future prospects.
    Hardback (June 2024)

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  9. Add to Wish List Elgar Encyclopedia of Interdisciplinarity and Transdisciplinarity

    Elgar Encyclopedia of Interdisciplinarity and Transdisciplinarity

    Edited by Frédéric Darbellay
    This Encyclopedia presents a comprehensive overview of the ever-evolving field of Interdisciplinarity and Transdisciplinarity across the Sciences. Authored by over 150 experts, it provides a vision of the Sciences in which scholars push ...
    Hardback (June 2024)

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  10. Add to Wish List The Atlas of Social Complexity

    The Atlas of Social Complexity

    Brian Castellani, Lasse Gerrits
    Embark on a riveting journey through the study of social complexity with The Atlas of Social Complexity. Over three decades of scientific exploration unfold, unravelling the enigmatic threads that compose the fabric of society. From the ...
    Hardback (June 2024)

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  11. Add to Wish List How to Stop Being Stuck with your Academic Writing

    How to Stop Being Stuck with your Academic Writing

    Seonaidh McDonald
    Providing a wealth of advice surrounding nuanced ways of working, collaborating and thinking about your writing, this illuminating How to guide acts as an essential sourcebook for academics at any career stage. Seonaidh McDonald chronicl...
    Hardback (June 2024)

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  12. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Inequalities in Later Life

    Research Handbook on Inequalities in Later Life

    Edited by Catherine Earl, Philip Taylor
    This Research Handbook critically examines the myriad social and economic inequalities faced by those in later life. Contributors dissect examples from the Global North and South to support a new approach to studying ageing that moves be...
    Hardback (June 2024)

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