Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Handbook of Social Impact Assessment and Management

    Handbook of Social Impact Assessment and Management

    Edited by Frank Vanclay, Ana Maria Esteves
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. This carefully conceived Handbook presents a state-of-the-art discussion of the field of so...
    Hardback (2024)

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  2. Add to Wish List Handbook of Social Computing

    Handbook of Social Computing

    Edited by Peter A. Gloor, Francesca Grippa, Andrea Fronzetti Colladon, Aleksandra Przegalinska
    Responding to the increasingly blurred boundaries between humans and technology, this innovative Handbook reveals the intricate patterns of interaction between individuals, machines, and organizations. Using cutting-edge data and analysi...
    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...
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  4. Add to Wish List Handbook on Social Innovation and Social Policy

    Handbook on Social Innovation and Social Policy

    Edited by Stephen Sinclair, Simone Baglioni
    Applying a critical perspective to stimulate dialogue and mutual learning between the interconnected fields of social innovation and social policy analysis, this dynamic Handbook investigates the often-contested relationship between thes...
    Hardback (2024)

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  5. Add to Wish List Elgar Encyclopedia of Corporate Communication

    Elgar Encyclopedia of Corporate Communication

    Edited by Klement Podnar
    This comprehensive Encyclopedia captures the intricacies of corporate communication, offering 87 clear, succinct definitions of important concepts within marketing, business, organizational communication and public relations followed by ...
    Hardback (2024)

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  6. Add to Wish List Handbook of Quality of Life Research

    Handbook of Quality of Life Research

    Edited by Robert W. Marans, Robert J. Stimson, Noah J. Webster
    This erudite Handbook demonstrates how multiple approaches have been used to conceptualize, measure, and model the complex issue of quality of life (QOL) and individual well-being, emphasizing place and space as critical factors in a mea...
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  7. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Transitions into Adulthood

    Research Handbook on Transitions into Adulthood

    Edited by Jenny Chesters
    This prescient Research Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the challenges that young people from across the globe face as they navigate the transition from adolescence to adulthood.
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  8. Add to Wish List Research Methods in Deportation

    Research Methods in Deportation

    Edited by Agnieszka Radziwinowiczówna
    This prescient book explores how to confront the methodological and ethical challenges in researching deportation. Agnieszka Radziwinowiczówna introduces a ‘power-knowledge’ approach, crucially taking into account the power imbalances th...
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  9. 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...
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  10. 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...
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  11. Add to Wish List China’s Health Silk Road

    China’s Health Silk Road

    Gerald Chan
    In the fourth instalment of his ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ series, Gerald Chan provides a critical analysis of China’s vaccine diplomacy. Locating it within China’s wider infrastructure development strategy, Chan deploys geo-developmenta...
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  12. 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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