Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List China’s Health Silk Road

    China’s Health Silk Road

    Gerald Chan
    In the fourth instalment of his ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ series, Gerald Chan provides a critical analysis of China’s vaccine diplomacy. Locating it within China’s wider infrastructure development strategy, Chan deploys geo-developmenta...
    Hardback (2024)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Value of Theorizing

    The Value of Theorizing

    Alexander Styhre
    In this compelling book, Alexander Styhre presents a comprehensive analysis of the role and purpose of theory within the university setting. Critiquing current university governance practices which assess research quality based on citati...
    Hardback (2024)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Coworking (R)evolution

    The Coworking (R)evolution

    Edited by Diane-Gabrielle Tremblay, Gerhard Krauss
    The digitalization of work processes and the generalization of IT are creating unprecedented opportunities. An increasing part of the workforce is experimenting with new forms of work, as freelancers, self-employed or highly skilled empl...
    Hardback (2024)

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  4. Add to Wish List Human Needs and the Welfare State

    Human Needs and the Welfare State

    Bent Greve
    This unique and forward-thinking book explores how we understand needs in relation to the welfare state and to what extent we can, if at all, measure need.
    Hardback (2024)

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  5. Add to Wish List Social (In)Equality, Community Well-being and Quality of Life

    Social (In)Equality, Community Well-being and Quality of Life

    Edited by Patsy Kraeger, M. R. Islam, Rhonda Phillips
    Combining theoretical and empirical research with global case studies, this innovative book examines the complex relationships between social (in)equality, community well-being and quality of life centred on Sustainable Development Goal ...
    Hardback (2024)

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  6. Add to Wish List Single Parents and Child Support Systems

    Single Parents and Child Support Systems

    Edited by Kay Cook, Thomas Meysen, Adrienne Byrt
    Taking a novel approach to child support policy analysis, Single Parents and Child Support Systems locates the transfer of payments between separated parents within a wider social policy ecosystem and compares the political, institutiona...
    Hardback (2024)

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  7. Add to Wish List Social Policy in Capitalist History

    Social Policy in Capitalist History

    Ayşe Buğra
    This invigorating book approaches social policy as a response to socioeconomic tensions and conflicts brought about by capitalist development, exploring how such policy reflects and shapes the world of work and socioeconomic life. Ayşe B...
    Hardback (2024)

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  8. Add to Wish List Semiotic Approaches to Urban Space

    Semiotic Approaches to Urban Space

    Edited by Federico Bellentani, Mario Panico, Lia Yoka
    This book outlines the future of semiotic research in the study of urban spaces, with chapters authored by leading scholars in the field. It offers thought-provoking explanations of semiotic theory, methodology and applications with the ...
    Hardback (2024)

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  9. Add to Wish List Rethinking Development Politics

    Rethinking Development Politics

    Ilan Kapoor, Gavin Fridell
    In this innovative book, Ilan Kapoor and Gavin Fridell rethink development politics psychoanalytically, investigating its unconscious. Whereas mainstream development politics is organized around stability and rationality, psychoanalysis ...
    Hardback (2024)

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  10. Add to Wish List Spatial Inequalities and Wellbeing

    Spatial Inequalities and Wellbeing

    Edited by Camilla Lenzi, Valeria Fedeli
    Spatial Inequalities and Wellbeing represents a timely and seminal contribution to the literature tackling one of the most crucial concerns of modern times: the rise of inequalities and its far-reaching implications for individual wellbe...
    Hardback (2024)

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  11. Add to Wish List Creative Social Policy

    Creative Social Policy

    Johannes Kananen
    Innovative and forward-thinking in its approach, this book advocates for the liberation of people’s creative potential through the systematic transformation of work and capital. Providing a detailed account and analysis of current social...
    Hardback (2024)

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  12. Add to Wish List Publish or Perish

    Publish or Perish

    Imad A. Moosa
    In this thoroughly revised second edition of Publish or Perish, Imad A. Moosa extends and develops his analysis of the continual pressure to publish research which plagues the academic sphere. Perceptive and provocative, the book identif...
    Hardback (2024)

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