Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Forced Migration

    Forced Migration

    Ludger Pries , Rafael Bohlen
    Building on existing debates in international organizations, policy and academia, this insightful book argues for a broader transnational perspective on the concept of forced migration and its multiple contexts and catalysts. It analyzes...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Technological Construction of Reality

    The Technological Construction of Reality

    Dionysios S. Demetis, Ian O. Angell
    This visionary book delves into the world-shaping abilities of modern technology, outlining the potential future transformations that it may impose. By drawing from a range of scholarly insights, Dionysios S. Demetis and Ian O. Angell ex...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  3. Add to Wish List Homo Anthropologicus

    Homo Anthropologicus

    Jean-François Chanlat
    Skilfully analysing the challenges posed by management practices to the human condition, Jean-François Chanlat examines the sociological evolution of modern management. This book acts as a crucial pedagogical guide to the history and ess...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  4. Add to Wish List Taxation, Citizenship and Democracy in the 21st Century

    Taxation, Citizenship and Democracy in the 21st Century

    Edited by Yvette Lind, Reuven Avi-Yonah
    Proposing innovative ideas on the links between taxation, citizenship and democracy, this multidisciplinary book contributes to ongoing research and scholarship by emphasizing the importance of taxes to the functioning of democracy.
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  5. Add to Wish List How to Do Migration Research

    How to Do Migration Research

    Edited by Ricard Zapata-Barrero, Daniela Vintila
    This book provides a toolkit for tackling the fundamental questions and challenges in planning and conducting migration research. It illustrates not only how to develop rigorous methodological procedures, but also how to effectively diss...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  6. Add to Wish List How to do Social Science that Matters

    How to do Social Science that Matters

    Edited by Jerzy Kociatkiewicz, Monika Kostera
    This holistic How to guide provides practical advice on conducting meaningful research within the social sciences, focusing on practices which are sensitive and bespoke. Mapping out the field and inviting further exploration, its insight...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  7. Add to Wish List Rapidly Increasing Retirement Ages

    Rapidly Increasing Retirement Ages

    Per H. Jensen
    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. This prescient book provides a theoretical and empirical analysis of retirement practices in D...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  8. Add to Wish List The Sociology of Diagnosis

    The Sociology of Diagnosis

    Annemarie G. Jutel
    This incisive brief guide critically examines the role of medical diagnoses in social life, shining light on both health and disease. Annemarie Goldstein Jutel shows that diagnosis is not simply the labelling of natural disease, but rath...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  9. Add to Wish List What Have Populists Done for Us?

    What Have Populists Done for Us?

    Dani Filc, Amit Avigur-Eshel
    This ground-breaking book goes beyond conventional arguments to explore how and why populists are able to hold power for long periods. It illustrates that exclusionary populist movements maintain power whenever they succeed in stabilizin...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  10. Add to Wish List Understanding Health Systems and Welfare

    Understanding Health Systems and Welfare

    Bent Greve
    Understanding Health Systems and Welfare explores the ways in which we understand health care systems and recommends how individuals, health care providers and society as a whole can best use the resources within the systems for maximum ...
    Hardback (July 2024)

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  11. 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)

    List price $171.00

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  12. 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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