£

Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Robotization of Work?

    Robotization of Work?

    Barbara Czarniawska, Bernward Joerges
    ‘Within the rapidly proliferating field of social studies of cybernetics this brilliant book stands out in several ways. It revisits the epistemology of autopoiesis by unearthing how popular culture, science fiction and cybernetics co-co...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $104.00

    Member price $93.60

    Paperback (2021)

    List price $29.95

    Member price $23.96

  2. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Housing

    A Research Agenda for Housing

    Edited by Markus Moos
    ‘In A Research Agenda for Housing, editor Markus Moos bring together contributors to illustrate and examine the major theoretical, analytical and empirical developments in the housing field, showing housing to be a complex area and an es...
    Hardback (2019)

    List price $140.00

    Member price $126.00

    Paperback (2021)

    List price $45.00

    Member price $36.00

  3. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to the Economics of Happiness

    A Modern Guide to the Economics of Happiness

    Edited by Luigino Bruni, Alessandra Smerilli, Dalila De Rosa
    Exploring the modern approach to the economics of happiness, which came about with the Easterlin Paradox, this book analyses and assesses the idea that as a country gets richer the happiness of its citizens remains the same. The book mov...
    Hardback (2021)

    List price $170.00

    Member price $153.00

  4. Add to Wish List Sexual Harassment, the Abuse of Power and the Crisis of Leadership

    Sexual Harassment, the Abuse of Power and the Crisis of Leadership

    James K. Beggan
    Within these pages James K. Beggan puts forward a novel approach to understanding sexual harassment by high value superstars in the workplace. The approach integrates ideas derived from evolutionary theory, utility theory, sexual scripti...
    Hardback (2019)

    List price $121.00

    Member price $108.90

    Paperback (2021)

    List price $39.95

    Member price $31.96

  5. Add to Wish List EU Migration Agencies

    EU Migration Agencies

    David Fernández-Rojo
    ‘In this detailed and precise guide, the author traces how Europe’s border, police, and asylum agencies are evolving in an interactive system of governance. EU Migration Agencies maps out lines of authority, pathways of power, and unexpe...
    Hardback (2021)

    List price $130.00

    Member price $117.00

  6. Add to Wish List Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Karen N. Breidahl, Troels F. Hedegaard, Kristian Kongshøj, Christian A. Larsen
    ‘The question of whether immigration is compatible with a robust welfare state has received much attention in recent times. However, the extent to which immigrants in welfare states share the welfare attitudes of natives, and to which we...
    Hardback (2021)

    List price $120.00

    Member price $108.00

  7. Add to Wish List Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Edited by Marie Boost, Jennifer Dagg, Jane Gray, Markus Promberger
    ‘The aftermath of the 2008 crisis left many communities across Europe facing serious problems, with the capacity of households to endure hardships pushed to the limit. In this exceptional volume the editors have brought together and dist...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $165.00

    Member price $148.50

  8. Add to Wish List Ending Childhood Obesity

    Ending Childhood Obesity

    Edited by Amandine Garde, Joshua Curtis, Olivier De Schutter
    ‘Ending Childhood Obesity is an authoritative source that advances the case for a greater role of law in tackling the root causes of obesity as a public health emergency within the current global food environment. It is a must read for a...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

  9. Add to Wish List Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Bent Greve
    ‘Bent Greve investigates the stories we tell ourselves about the welfare state and its workings. This book is not only a quick and authoritative reality check on these stories, it is also a path-breaking study of how such popular narrati...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $104.00

    Member price $93.60

  10. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    Edited by Milan Zafirovski
    ‘A comprehensive and stimulating guide, written by some of the best known scholars in the fìeld, that shows how the theoretical and empirical findings of economic sociology correspond and complement those of economics, as a sort of count...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $180.00

    Member price $162.00

  11. Add to Wish List Politics for Hire

    Politics for Hire

    Stefan Svallfors
    ‘Unelected political professionals loom increasingly large in European governance. But what do these professionals do, how do they do it, and what difference does it make? In a single study, Stefan Svallfors recasts our understanding of ...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $104.00

    Member price $93.60

  12. Add to Wish List Mobility and Travel Behaviour Across the Life Course

    Mobility and Travel Behaviour Across the Life Course

    Edited by Joachim Scheiner, Henrike Rau
    ‘This rich collection of research relating to mobility biographies provides a thorough insight into this immensely important field. It highlights innovative research from scholars that take seriously the role of everyday practices and th...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $145.00

    Member price $130.50

My Cart