Sociology and Social Policy

  1. 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)

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  2. Add to Wish List Sociology

    Sociology

    Ken Roberts
    The book introduces sociology’s perpetual debates: the senses in which its methods can be scientific; the relationship between theory and research; and the role of sociology in society. It stresses how sociology addresses questions that ...
    Paperback (2012)

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    Hardback (February 2012)

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  3. 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 (January 2012)

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  4. Add to Wish List Reforming Healthcare Systems

    Reforming Healthcare Systems

    Edited by Theodore Marmor, Claus Wendt
    Healthcare is one of modern society’s most crucial arenas – costly, important and controversial. This comprehensive two-volume collection brings together more than fifty scholarly articles on both healthcare systems in general and health...
    Hardback (2011)

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  5. Add to Wish List Social Capital in Business

    Social Capital in Business

    Edited by Kenneth W. Koput, Joseph P. Broschak
    Innovative social investments are key to succeeding in the increasingly connected business environment. Within this authoritative volume, the editors have brought together seminal works which will help managers and entrepreneurs to bette...
    Hardback (February 2011)

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

    Terrorism, Organised Crime and Corruption

    Edited by Leslie Holmes
    There has been a marked growth in the awareness of corruption, organised crime and terrorism in recent years, especially since the end of the Cold War. Yet the linkages and resonances between these three forms of anti-social and anti-sta...
    Paperback (April 2010)

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    Hardback (May 2007)

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  7. Add to Wish List Party Politics and Social Welfare

    Party Politics and Social Welfare

    Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, Silke van Dyk, Martin Roggenkamp
    Christian and Social Democratic parties have been the driving force behind welfare state developments post-WWII. This valuable book investigates whether continued party differences have contributed significantly to the design of social w...
    Paperback (2010)

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    Hardback (2008)

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  8. 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 (February 2010)

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  9. Add to Wish List Governance of Welfare State Reform

    Governance of Welfare State Reform

    Edited by Irene Dingeldey, Heinz Rothgang
    Governance is now a major topic in political science. To date, analysts of governance have paid scant attention to social policy or welfare state reform. In this book, the concept of governance is used to analyse the outgoing variety of ...
    Hardback (2010)

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  10. Add to Wish List Personal Provision of Retirement Income

    Personal Provision of Retirement Income

    Edited by Jim Stewart, Gerard Hughes
    In response to demographic change many countries in the European Union have reformed their pension systems. During the last two decades personal pensions have been introduced in Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Poland, ...
    Hardback (December 2009)

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  11. Add to Wish List The Impact of the WTO

    The Impact of the WTO

    Trish Kelly
    This volume is the first to provide a comprehensive analysis of the nine environmental and health disputes that have been adjudicated at the WTO since 1995. The investigation concludes that criticism of the WTO has been overstated and, s...
    Paperback (June 2009)

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    Hardback (November 2007)

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  12. Add to Wish List Education and Inequality Across Europe

    Education and Inequality Across Europe

    Edited by Peter Dolton, Rita Asplund, Erling Barth
    The relationship between education and income inequality is of fundamental importance. In this book, an international group of renowned contributors focus on patterns of inequality and their relationship to education using recent data fr...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $170.00

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