Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Income Maintenance Policy

    Income Maintenance Policy

    Edited by Michael Hill
    This authoritative collection, which includes a new introduction surveying the fields, contains key contributions from the comparative literature on the politics of income maintenance policy. In recent years theoretical work has been do...
    Hardback (2001)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Foundations of the Welfare State

    The Foundations of the Welfare State

    Edited by Robert E. Goodin, Deborah Mitchell
    This three-volume compendium reproduces all the key texts on the welfare state – its rise and fall, its varying rationales and instrumentalities, its different forms in different periods and different places. Political history and socia...
    Hardback (2000)

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  3. Add to Wish List Gender and Migration

    Gender and Migration

    Edited by Katie Willis, Brenda Yeoh
    This volume demonstrates the ways in which a gender perspective has been incorporated into existing themes and methods of migration research and has also led to the development of new areas of interest. It draws together the most importa...
    Hardback (2000)

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  4. Add to Wish List Education Policy

    Education Policy

    Edited by James Marshall, Michael Peters
    There have been dramatic changes in education policy throughout the world in the final quarter of the 20th Century. This important volume presents an invaluable collection of previously published and specially commissioned articles whic...
    Hardback (1999)

    List price $509.00

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  5. Add to Wish List The Sociology of Knowledge

    The Sociology of Knowledge

    Edited by Volker Meja, Nico Stehr
    This authoritative two volume collection presents both the classic articles and the most important recent literature which are essential for an understanding of the sociology of knowledge.
    Hardback (1999)

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  6. Add to Wish List Migration, Diasporas and Transnationalism

    Migration, Diasporas and Transnationalism

    Edited by Steven Vertovec, Robin Cohen
    This authoritative collection brings together the most significant papers by leading scholars in an increasingly important area of study. Social scientists and political analysts are becoming more and more aware of the importance of lon...
    Hardback (August 1999)

    List price $415.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Migration and Social Cohesion

    Migration and Social Cohesion

    Edited by Steven Vertovec
    There is a common assumption that immigrants contribute significantly to the breakdown of social cohesion. However, researchers and policymakers find that, on the contrary, immigrants contribute much to their adopted societies economica...
    Hardback (1999)

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  8. Add to Wish List Women in the labor market

    Women in the labor market

    Edited by Marianne A. Ferber
    The rapid influx of women into the labour market has come to be recognised as one of the most important economic and social developments of the latter half of the 20th century. Women in the Labor Market is an authoritative collection of...
    Hardback (1998)

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  9. Add to Wish List The SOciology of Politics

    The SOciology of Politics

    Edited by William Outhwaite, Luke Martell
    This scholarly collection presents some of the most important classical and contemporary texts of relevance to political sociology. Volume I offers an overview of the sociological approach to the concepts of power and the state; it exami...
    Hardback (1998)

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  10. Add to Wish List the sociology of the military

    the sociology of the military

    Edited by Giuseppe Caforio
    The Sociology of the Military is an authoritative selection of articles providing an historical overview of the field and illustrating the major directions of contemporary research. The book considers the forerunners to a sociology of t...
    Hardback (1998)

    List price $415.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Social Stratification

    Social Stratification

    Edited by John Holmwood
    This major new three volume reference collection includes both classic and contemporary papers and covers the main issues of stratification – status, class, occupation, gender, race and ethnicity. Each article represents a distinctiv...
    Hardback (1996)

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  12. Add to Wish List The Sociology of Gender

    The Sociology of Gender

    Edited by Sarah Franklin
    The Sociology of Gender combines 21 classic articles on this important topic with a broad-ranging editorial introduction. Emphasizing the categorical function of ‘gender’ as a social technology, this volume develops a unique approach to...
    Hardback (1996)

    List price $289.00

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