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Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Societies in Motion

    Societies in Motion

    Edited by Amnon Frenkel, Peter Nijkamp, Philip McCann
    In today’s globalised world, modern society is characterized by rapid transitions in space that are in part the result of technological developments of previous decades. This unique book deals with the complex issues raised by these tran...
    Hardback (2012)

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  2. Add to Wish List Migration and Global Governance

    Migration and Global Governance

    Edited by Alan Gamlen, Katharine Marsh
    In this noteworthy collection, the editors present the key articles published over the past twenty years which illustrate three related ‘modes’ of governing migration: a national mode, an international mode and a transnational mode. In r...
    Hardback (2012)

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  3. Add to Wish List Health Care, the Market and Consumer Choice

    Health Care, the Market and Consumer Choice

    Alain C. Enthoven
    In this well-documented book, Alain Enthoven develops the ideas of consumer choice and managed competition of alternative health care financing and delivery systems, as well as describing ways to improve quality and reduce the cost of he...
    Hardback (2012)

    List price $155.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Sociology

    Sociology

    Ken Roberts
    Sociology’s goals are ambitious. Their pursuit is exciting. Covering the development of sociology from its origins to the present day as well as identifying the strengths and limitations of all sociology’s main research methods, this boo...
    Paperback (2012)

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    Hardback (2012)

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  5. Add to Wish List Migration and Culture

    Migration and Culture

    Edited by Robin Cohen, Gunvor Jónsson
    Migration and Culture marks a first in providing a comprehensive collection of published articles linking migration and culture. Prior approaches to migration have often stressed statistical and economic factors. The theoretically challe...
    Hardback (2012)

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  6. Add to Wish List Reforming Healthcare Systems

    Reforming Healthcare Systems

    Edited by Theodore Marmor, Claus Wendt
    ‘Why is healthcare reform a pervasive global phenomenon? Why do policymakers continually reform their healthcare systems? Why do ideas for reform, such as market mechanisms, which often have little basis in evidence, continue to hold app...
    Hardback (2011)

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  7. Add to Wish List Social Capital in Business

    Social Capital in Business

    Edited by Kenneth W. Koput, Joseph P. Broschak
    ‘This volume collects foundational empirical papers that develop the concept of social capital, including studies of job search, team composition and inter-organizational collaboration. The collection is graced by a thoughtful introducto...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $317.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Terrorism, Organised Crime and Corruption

    Terrorism, Organised Crime and Corruption

    Edited by Leslie Holmes
    ‘This book is multidisciplinary, as it contains contributions from criminology, politics and international relations scholars. It includes a wide variety of fascinating papers with a dominant focus on the conceptual broadening of securit...
    Paperback (2010)

    List price $76.00

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    Hardback (2007)

    List price $156.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Health Care Systems in Developing and Transition Countries

    Health Care Systems in Developing and Transition Countries

    Edited by Diana Pinto Masís, Peter C. Smith
    Health policy is a central preoccupation of many, if not all, developing countries. This book presents a selection of ten studies that illustrate the powerful tool that carefully conducted research can offer policy-makers seeking to addr...
    Hardback (2010)

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  10. Add to Wish List Party Politics and Social Welfare

    Party Politics and Social Welfare

    Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, Silke van Dyk, Martin Roggenkamp
    ‘This is a well-researched and very informative study of the relative impact of social democracy and Christian democracy on welfare state reform in the past three decades. . . I highly recommend it, because the book makes a great contrib...
    Paperback (2010)

    List price $57.00

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $128.00

    Member price $115.20

  11. Add to Wish List Governance of Welfare State Reform

    Governance of Welfare State Reform

    Edited by Irene Dingeldey, Heinz Rothgang
    ‘A timely and empirically grounded contribution to the literature on welfare governance. Examining internationalisation, regionalisation, privatisation and re-regulation, the case study chapters open up important questions about convergi...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $136.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Personal Provision of Retirement Income

    Personal Provision of Retirement Income

    Edited by Jim Stewart, Gerard Hughes
    ‘This excellent study of the different ways countries are making use of personal pensions demonstrates how important it is to analyse these developments within the context of existing pension systems. It pursues searching questions about...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $146.00

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