Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Online Political Hate Speech in Europe

    Online Political Hate Speech in Europe

    Giovanni Ziccardi
    Thought-provoking and timely, this book addresses the increasingly widespread issue of online political hatred in Europe. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, it examines both the contributions of new technologies, in particular social ...
    Hardback (2020)

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  2. Add to Wish List Human Rights and Tobacco Control

    Human Rights and Tobacco Control

    Edited by Marie E. Gispen, Brigit Toebes
    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. Large-scale adverse health and developmental outcomes related to tobacco affect millions of ...
    Hardback (2020)

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  3. Add to Wish List Welfare State Legitimacy in Times of Crisis and Austerity

    Welfare State Legitimacy in Times of Crisis and Austerity

    Edited by Tijs Laenen, Bart Meuleman, Wim van Oorschot
    Has there been change or continuity in the welfare attitudes of Europeans since the 2008 financial crisis? Using data from the European Social Survey, this book reveals how various types of welfare attitudes evolved between 2008, when th...
    Hardback (2020)

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  4. Add to Wish List Being a Planner in Society

    Being a Planner in Society

    Nicholas Low
    This timely book addresses what it is to be a planner in a changing world: a world in need of transformation in the way planning is done in order to tackle social problems and ecological crises. Nicholas Low argues for the need to revalu...
    Hardback (2020)

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  5. Add to Wish List Social Problems in Southern Europe

    Social Problems in Southern Europe

    Edited by Francisco Entrena-Durán, Rosa M. Soriano-Miras, Ricardo Duque-Calvache
    As the European Union continues to struggle to establish a common agenda on tackling social problems, this compelling book presents a set of comparative sociological studies in southern European countries from leading scholars working in...
    Hardback (2020)

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  6. Add to Wish List Gender Inequality and Welfare States in Europe

    Gender Inequality and Welfare States in Europe

    Mary Daly
    Gender equality has been one of the defining projects of European welfarestates. It has proven an elusive goal, not just because of political opposition but also due to a lack of clarity in how to best frame equality and take account of ...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (2020)

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  7. Add to Wish List Welfare Deservingness and Welfare Policy

    Welfare Deservingness and Welfare Policy

    Tijs Laenen
    This important book builds a bridge between the literature on popular welfare deservingness and social welfare policies. It examines the relationship between the two, exploring the close correspondence between public opinion and public p...
    Hardback (2020)

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  8. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Economic Anthropology

    A Research Agenda for Economic Anthropology

    Edited by James G. Carrier
    The financial crisis and its economic and political aftermath have changed the ways that many anthropologists approach economic activities, institutions and systems. This insightful volume presents important elements of this change. With...
    Hardback (2019)

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    Paperback (2020)

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  9. Add to Wish List Contesting Human Rights

    Contesting Human Rights

    Edited by Alison Brysk, Michael Stohl
    Illustrated with case studies from across the globe, Contesting Human Rights provides an innovative approach to human rights, and examines the barriers and changing pathways to the full realisation of these rights. Presenting a thorough ...
    Hardback (2019)

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    Paperback (2020)

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  10. Add to Wish List Spirituality, Organization and Neoliberalism

    Spirituality, Organization and Neoliberalism

    Edited by Emma Bell, Sorin Gog, Anca Simionca, Scott Taylor
    This book brings together analyses from across the social sciences to develop an interdisciplinary approach to understanding spiritualities and neoliberalism. It traces the lived experience of social actors as they engage with new and al...
    Hardback (2020)

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  11. Add to Wish List Poverty and Dependency

    Poverty and Dependency

    John Macnicol
    This incisive book addresses the history of poverty in the US, addressing how those in need have been understood and administered during the last 70 years. Launching a multi-faceted investigation into the history of US government attitud...
    Hardback (2020)

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  12. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Global Crime

    A Research Agenda for Global Crime

    Edited by Tim Hall, Vincenzo Scalia
    This multidisciplinary collection of essays by leading international scholars explores many pressing issues related to global crime. The book opens with essays that look across this diverse terrain and then moves on to consider specific ...
    Hardback (2019)

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    Paperback (2020)

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