Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Power, Pain and Professional Cycling

    Power, Pain and Professional Cycling

    John Connolly
    This insightful book presents a sociological study of professional cycling, examining developments in the sport since its emergence in the late 19th century. John Connolly thoroughly explores key aspects of professional cycling including...
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  2. Add to Wish List Encyclopedia of Happiness, Quality of Life and Subjective Wellbeing

    Encyclopedia of Happiness, Quality of Life and Subjective Wellbeing

    Edited by Hilke Brockmann, Roger Fernandez-Urbano
    This comprehensive Encyclopedia delves into the underpinnings, approaches, and recent advancements in the dynamic global landscape of happiness and wellbeing research. Laying out the foundational concepts and disciplinary perspectives in...
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  3. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on the History of Political Thought

    Research Handbook on the History of Political Thought

    Edited by Cary J. Nederman, Guillaume Bogiaris
    This insightful Handbook reviews the key frameworks guiding political scientists and historians of political thought. Comprehensive in scope, it covers historical methodology, traditions, epochs, and classic authors and texts, spanning f...
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  4. Add to Wish List Public Policy in the Arab World

    Public Policy in the Arab World

    Edited by Anis B. Brik
    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. Public Policy in the Arab World dissects the layered social, economic, and governance issues...
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  5. Add to Wish List Migration Statecraft

    Migration Statecraft

    Kristof Tamas
    Applying realist constructivist theory, this innovative book investigates the migration–development nexus in the European Union’s approach to cooperation with its external partner countries. It explores the reasons why action in this fie...
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  6. Add to Wish List Making and Breaking Gender Inequalities in Work

    Making and Breaking Gender Inequalities in Work

    Edited by Mia Rönnmar, Susan Hayter
    This timely book expertly analyses the persistence of gender inequalities in work. Despite the progress made through frameworks regulating work and employment relations, the COVID-19 pandemic exposed and exacerbated gender divides in lab...
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  7. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Adult Education Policy

    Research Handbook on Adult Education Policy

    Edited by Marcella Milana, Palle Rasmussen, Margherita Bussi
    Bringing together an impressive array of esteemed and emerging academics, the Research Handbook on Adult Education Policy addresses how adult learning and education policies are made, and the theories and methodologies which can be mobil...
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  8. Add to Wish List Handbook of Social Infrastructure

    Handbook of Social Infrastructure

    Edited by Anna-Theresa Renner, Leonhard Plank, Michael Getzner
    This timely Handbook showcases cutting-edge empirical and theoretical social science research to shed light on the role, aims and functioning of social infrastructure (SI). Leading scholars present unique insights on topics such as healt...
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  9. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Digital Society

    Advanced Introduction to Digital Society

    Manuel Castells
    This essential book documents the current configuration of digital society worldwide and examines its social, economic, political and cultural consequences. Presenting state-of-the-art empirical analysis and academic research, preeminent...
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  10. Add to Wish List Questioning Humanity

    Questioning Humanity

    Thomas Osborne, Nikolas Rose
    This visionary book questions what it means to be human today and in the future. Drawing on the natural, human and life sciences, Thomas Osborne and Nikolas Rose encourage us to reconsider the human condition and the ways in which humans...
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  11. Add to Wish List Age and Dignity

    Age and Dignity

    Neil Thompson, Gerry R. Cox
    In this insightful book, Neil Thompson and Gerry R. Cox highlight the detrimental effects and pervasiveness of ageist stereotypes, structures and practices. Stressing the importance of dignity in later-life care, they provide a well-info...
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  12. Add to Wish List Rethinking Law and Religion

    Rethinking Law and Religion

    Russell Sandberg
    This incisive book delineates the development of Law and Religion as a sub-discipline, critically reflecting on the author’s own role in constructing the field. It develops a subversive social systems theory in order to take both law and...
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