Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Work Appropriation of Low-Wage Workers in the Service Sector

    Work Appropriation of Low-Wage Workers in the Service Sector

    Antonia Kupfer
    Work Appropriation of Low-Wage Workers in the Service Sector deftly explores how supermarket clerks perceive their work when faced with meagre pay and frequently precarious working conditions. Speaking substantively on current social pro...
    Hardback (2024)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Value of Theorizing

    The Value of Theorizing

    Alexander Styhre
    In this compelling book, Alexander Styhre presents a comprehensive analysis of the role and purpose of theory within the university setting. Critiquing current university governance practices which assess research quality based on citati...
    Hardback (2024)

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  3. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Inequalities and Work

    Research Handbook on Inequalities and Work

    Edited by Cynthia Forson, Geraldine Healy, Mustafa B. Öztürk, Ahu Tatli
    This multidisciplinary, international Research Handbook on Inequalities and Work examines disparities within contemporary working life and comes at a critical juncture of socio-historical change. As the world reels from the impact of eco...
    Hardback (2024)

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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook of Artificial Intelligence at Work

    Handbook of Artificial Intelligence at Work

    Edited by Martha Garcia-Murillo, Ian MacInnes, Andrea Renda
    This highly topical Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on work, assessing its effect on an array of economic sectors, the resulting nature of work, and the subsequent policy implicati...
    Hardback (2024)

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  5. Add to Wish List Research Handbook of Children and Armed Conflict

    Research Handbook of Children and Armed Conflict

    Edited by Myriam Denov, Maya Fennig
    The Research Handbook of Children and Armed Conflict adeptly explores childrens’ lived realities of armed conflict and its aftermath. Featuring empirical, conceptual and policy analyses alongside moving first-hand accounts of the experie...
    Hardback (2024)

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  6. Add to Wish List The Coworking (R)evolution

    The Coworking (R)evolution

    Edited by Diane-Gabrielle Tremblay, Gerhard Krauss
    The digitalization of work processes and the generalization of IT are creating unprecedented opportunities. An increasing part of the workforce is experimenting with new forms of work, as freelancers, self-employed or highly skilled empl...
    Hardback (2024)

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  7. Add to Wish List Handbook of Meta-Research

    Handbook of Meta-Research

    Edited by Alis Oancea, Gemma E. Derrick, Nuzha Nuseibeh, Xin Xu
    A collective project arising from a dynamic configuration of research concerned with systematic, critical and reflexive inquiry into the normative frames, institutional workings and lived realities of research, this dexterously-crafted H...
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  8. Add to Wish List Social (In)Equality, Community Well-being and Quality of Life

    Social (In)Equality, Community Well-being and Quality of Life

    Edited by Patsy Kraeger, M. R. Islam, Rhonda Phillips
    Combining theoretical and empirical research with global case studies, this innovative book examines the complex relationships between social (in)equality, community well-being and quality of life centred on Sustainable Development Goal ...
    Hardback (2024)

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  9. Add to Wish List Single Parents and Child Support Systems

    Single Parents and Child Support Systems

    Edited by Kay Cook, Thomas Meysen, Adrienne Byrt
    Taking a novel approach to child support policy analysis, Single Parents and Child Support Systems locates the transfer of payments between separated parents within a wider social policy ecosystem and compares the political, institutiona...
    Hardback (2024)

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  10. Add to Wish List Social Policy in Capitalist History

    Social Policy in Capitalist History

    Ayşe Buğra
    This invigorating book approaches social policy as a response to socioeconomic tensions and conflicts brought about by capitalist development, exploring how such policy reflects and shapes the world of work and socioeconomic life. Ayşe B...
    Hardback (2024)

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  11. Add to Wish List Handbook of Indigenous Public Policy

    Handbook of Indigenous Public Policy

    Edited by Sheryl Lightfoot, Sarah Maddison
    This ground-breaking Handbook explores the key legal, political and policy questions concerning the implementation of Indigenous rights across the world. Expert contributors analyse the complex dynamics of contestation, engagement, advoc...
    Hardback (2024)

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  12. Add to Wish List Rethinking Development Politics

    Rethinking Development Politics

    Ilan Kapoor, Gavin Fridell
    In this innovative book, Ilan Kapoor and Gavin Fridell rethink development politics psychoanalytically, investigating its unconscious. Whereas mainstream development politics is organized around stability and rationality, psychoanalysis ...
    Hardback (2024)

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