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  1. 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)

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    Paperback (July 2022)

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

    A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    Edited by Milan Zafirovski
    This accessible guide to the rapidly growing and interdisciplinary field of modern economic sociology offers critical insights into its fundamental concepts and developments. International in scope, contributions from leading economic so...
    Hardback (2020)

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    Paperback (June 2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Construction of Social Bonds

    The Construction of Social Bonds

    Göran Ahrne
    This engaging and timely book demonstrates how a deeper understanding of theories about organizations are necessary for the development of a relational sociology and provides an in-depth explanation of globalization and social change. It...
    Hardback (2021)

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    Paperback (2022)

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  4. Add to Wish List Rethinking Social Capital

    Rethinking Social Capital

    Carl L. Bankston III
    Combining theoretical approaches with practical applications, Rethinking Social Capital delineates the meaning, uses, and problems surrounding the concept of social capital. Carl Bankston, a leading scholar in the field, offers a fresh t...
    Hardback (2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List Rethinking Welfare and the Welfare State

    Rethinking Welfare and the Welfare State

    Bent Greve
    Bent Greve critically considers thinking on the core elements of welfare states, how they should be ranked and how to recognise indicators of their direction of movement. Providing expert analysis of the historical development of welfare...
    Hardback (2022)

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  6. Add to Wish List Rethinking Communication Geographies

    Rethinking Communication Geographies

    André Jansson
    Timely and original, Rethinking Communication Geographies explores the human condition under digital capitalism, depicting an environment in which digital logistics have taken centre stage in day-to-day life and culture. The book respond...
    Hardback (2022)

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  7. Add to Wish List Creating Inclusive and Engaging Online Courses

    Creating Inclusive and Engaging Online Courses

    Edited by Monica Sanders
    The recent imperative for online teaching has brought many educational challenges to the fore. Featuring current topics such as accessibility, diversity, and mobile access, this guide contains everything a teacher needs to make a great o...
    Hardback (2022)

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  8. Add to Wish List Global Youth Unemployment

    Global Youth Unemployment

    Ross Fergusson, Nicola Yeates
    This timely book introduces a fresh perspective on youth unemployment by analysing it as a global phenomenon. Ross Fergusson and Nicola Yeates argue that only by incorporating analysis of the dynamics of the global economy and global gov...
    Hardback (2021)

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    Paperback (2022)

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  9. Add to Wish List Cost-Benefit Analysis and Dementia

    Cost-Benefit Analysis and Dementia

    Robert J. Brent
    This ground-breaking book expertly brings together the many effective dementia interventions to reduce the symptoms of this debilitating condition and also, for the first time, a Cost-Benefit Analysis of those interventions to establish ...
    Hardback (2022)

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  10. Add to Wish List Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Ian Greener
    On the 80th anniversary of Beveridge’s report on the ‘Five Giants’ confronting societal progress in the 1940s, this innovative book examines the ‘New Giants’ confronting us today: inequality, preventable mortality, the crisis of democrac...
    Hardback (2022)

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  11. 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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  12. 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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