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Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Patterns of Work in the Post-Fordist Era

    Patterns of Work in the Post-Fordist Era

    Edited by Huw Beynon, Theo Nichols
    ‘The world of work has changed dramatically over the past 50 – or even 30 – years, and it is fashionable to speak of a transformation from Fordism to Post-Fordism. But what exactly is new, and what remains the same? With their comprehens...
    Hardback (2006)

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  2. Add to Wish List Redesigning the Welfare State

    Redesigning the Welfare State

    Hans-Werner Sinn, Christian Holzner, Wolfgang Meister, Wolfgang Ochel, Martin Werding
    Redesigning the Welfare State argues that the current high level of unemployment in Germany not only creates a major challenge for the German welfare state, but is to a good extent caused by the way the country's welfare system is design...
    Hardback (2006)

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  3. Add to Wish List Social Planning

    Social Planning

    Edited by Jessie P.H. Poon, Kenneth Button, Peter Nijkamp
    This volume presents a careful selection of the key contributions to social planning produced by leading scholars in the field. It addresses the many ethical and distributional matters which enter into planning processes. Many of these c...
    Hardback (2006)

    List price $289.00

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  4. Add to Wish List The Fordism of Ford and Modern Management

    The Fordism of Ford and Modern Management

    Edited by Huw Beynon, Theo Nichols
    ‘The world of work has changed dramatically over the past 50 – or even 30 – years, and it is fashionable to speak of a transformation from Fordism to post-Fordism. But what exactly is new, and what remains the same? With their comprehens...
    Hardback (2006)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Economics of Crime

    The Economics of Crime

    Edited by Isaac Ehrlich, Zhiqiang Liu
    This authoritative and comprehensive collection contains the most important published papers and articles on the economics of crime. It presents a variety of different perspectives and will be an essential reference source for both resea...
    Hardback (2006)

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  6. Add to Wish List Explaining the Economic Success of Singapore

    Explaining the Economic Success of Singapore

    Johnny Sung
    ‘. . . serious, useful and interesting volume. It is readable, original, creative and well researched. In analyzing Singapore’s experience the author provides a superb case study. Moreover, in providing it, by venturing beyond the narrow...
    Hardback (2006)

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  7. Add to Wish List Public Pensions and Immigration

    Public Pensions and Immigration

    Tim Krieger
    ‘The relationship between ageing societies and immigration raises a variety of key social and political questions. Krieger provides an invaluable examination of the issues particularly surrounding their impact on pensions, voting and pub...
    Hardback (2006)

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  8. Add to Wish List The Creation and Destruction of Social Capital

    The Creation and Destruction of Social Capital

    Gunnar L.H Svendsen, Gert T. Svendsen
    ‘The book offers a coherent historical and interdisciplinary perspective on social capital that is illustrated through the emergence and decline of cooperative movements in Denmark (and Poland). The strength of the book lies in its abili...
    Paperback (2005)

    List price $62.00

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    Hardback (2004)

    List price $130.00

    Member price $117.00

  9. Add to Wish List Flexible Working and Organisational Change

    Flexible Working and Organisational Change

    Edited by Bram Peper, Anneke van Doorne-Huiskes, Laura den Dulk
    ‘Flexible Working and Organisational Change offers an interesting variety of studies. . . I am confident that the book will appeal to a large group of readers. Readers looking for stat-of-the-art research on topics such as changes in emp...
    Hardback (2005)

    List price $170.00

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  10. Add to Wish List New Developments in Economic Sociology

    New Developments in Economic Sociology

    Edited by Richard Swedberg
    Economic sociology has gone through an explosive development, both in the United States and in Europe, in recent years. These new developments are well represented in this work. Articles by key economic sociologists, such as Mark Granove...
    Hardback (2005)

    List price $729.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Working Mothers in Europe

    Working Mothers in Europe

    Edited by Ute Gerhard, Trudie Knijn, Anja Weckwert
    ‘Working Mothers in Europe will appeal to readers with an interest in public policy development and mothers’ experiences of work–family balance (or imbalance). I envisage that Australian readers will be most interested in the sections ex...
    Hardback (2005)

    List price $127.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Pension Systems

    Pension Systems

    Edited by Elsa Fornero, Paolo Sestito
    ‘I recommend this book to all who are interested in European pension systems and ageing-of-the-population problems. The presentation is in a rather accessible non-technical style, so policy and opinion makers should also take notice.’ – ...
    Hardback (2005)

    List price $146.00

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