Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Organizing Independence

    Organizing Independence

    Elena Raviola
    This revealing book goes behind the scenes of normative principles of media independence to investigate how that independence is actually practiced and realized in everyday working life. Taking an ethnographically rich journey through Eu...
    Hardback (2022)

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  2. 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
    This innovative Research Agenda critically reflects on the state of the art and offers inspiration for future higher education research across a variety of geographical, disciplinary and theoretical perspectives. It explores the impact o...
    Hardback (2022)

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  3. 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
    This multidisciplinary book unpacks and outlines the contested roles of nationalism and democracy in the formation and transformation of welfare-state institutions and ideologies. At a time when neo-liberal, post-national and nationalist...
    Hardback (2022)

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

    The Violence of Conservation in Africa

    Edited by Maano Ramutsindela, Frank Matose, Tafadzwa Mushonga
    Offering insights on violence in conservation, this timely book demonstrates how and why the state in Africa pursues conservation objectives to the detriment of its citizens. It focuses on how the dehumanization of black people and indig...
    Hardback (2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Politicisation of Social Europe

    The Politicisation of Social Europe

    Francesco Corti
    Preface by Anton Hemerijck, Professor of Political Science and Sociology, European University Institute, Florence, Italy While for some scholars the Euro crisis dashed the dream of Social Europe, this thought-provoking book proposes a m...
    Hardback (2022)

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  6. Add to Wish List Defining Disaster

    Defining Disaster

    Edited by Marie Aronsson-Storrier, Rasmus Dahlberg
    This timely book unpacks the idea of ‘disaster’ from a variety of approaches, broadening understanding and improving the usability of this complex and often contested concept. Including multidisciplinary perspectives from leading and eme...
    Hardback (2022)

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  7. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income

    A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income

    Malcolm Torry
    Debate on the desirability, feasibility and implementation of a Citizen’s Basic Income – an unconditional, nonwithdrawable and regular income for every individual – is increasingly widespread among academics, policymakers, and the genera...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (2021)

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  8. Add to Wish List Challenges to the Welfare State

    Challenges to the Welfare State

    Edited by Jolanta Aidukaite, Sven E.O. Hort, Stein Kuhnle
    This comprehensive and innovative book demonstrates the dynamics of welfare policies in different socioeconomic settings by providing comparative analyses of the Baltic and Nordic welfare state systems. The book contributes to finding an...
    Hardback (2021)

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  9. 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
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY 3.0 IGO License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. Actors in the world of work are facing an increasing number of challenges, including automatiz...
    Hardback (2021)

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  10. 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 (2021)

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  11. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Social Innovation

    A Research Agenda for Social Innovation

    Edited by Jürgen Howaldt, Christoph Kaletka, Antonius Schröder
    This insightful Research Agenda offers unique perspectives into the different strands of social innovation research, covering the history and theory of this ever-growing research field. Chapters show the range and depth of the social adv...
    Hardback (2021)

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  12. Add to Wish List Comparative Methods in Law, Humanities and Social Sciences

    Comparative Methods in Law, Humanities and Social Sciences

    Edited by Maurice Adams, Mark Van Hoecke
    This cutting-edge book facilitates debate amongst scholars in law, humanities and social sciences, where comparative methodology is far less well anchored in most areas compared to other research methods. It posits that these are discipl...
    Hardback (2021)

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