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Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Making Ends Meet in Contemporary Russia

    Making Ends Meet in Contemporary Russia

    Simon Clarke
    ‘The starting point for this impressively documented survey is taken as 1985 with employment and social needs more or less in balance.’ – Rusistika Throughout the 1990s, Russian households experienced a dramatic fall in their traditiona...
    Hardback (2002)

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  2. Add to Wish List The End of Marriage?

    The End of Marriage?

    Jane Lewis
    ‘In this meticulously argued book, Jane Lewis tackles one of the most fraught and contested issues of our time: the contemporary meanings of marriage. The separation of marriage and sex, she argues, has now been followed by the separatio...
    Paperback (2002)

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  3. Add to Wish List Social Exclusion in European Welfare States

    Social Exclusion in European Welfare States

    Edited by Ruud Muffels, Panos Tsakloglou, David G. Mayes
    ‘This book provides useful analysis for social policy academics with a European bent, and should embolden policymakers. It does not underplay the challenges facing the EU, and especially southern countries and the UK, but it affirms that...
    Hardback (2002)

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  4. Add to Wish List The Economics of Health Care in Asia-Pacific Countries

    The Economics of Health Care in Asia-Pacific Countries

    Edited by Teh-Wei Hu, Chee-Ruey Hsieh
    In order to control ever-increasing health care expenditure, Western and Asian countries are seeking to develop more efficient health care models. Studies on health care that focus specifically on Asian countries are rare, rendering this...
    Hardback (2002)

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  5. Add to Wish List The Social Impact of the Asian Financial Crisis

    The Social Impact of the Asian Financial Crisis

    Edited by Yun-Peng Chu, Hal Hill
    This volume presents a scholarly insider’s perspective on the Asian economic crisis, examining the social, economic and political consequences of the crisis in six influential Asian economies: Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines,...
    Hardback (December 2001)

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  6. Add to Wish List Social Exclusion and European Policy

    Social Exclusion and European Policy

    Edited by David G. Mayes, Jos Berghman, Robert Salais
    The purpose of this book is to analyse one of the most pressing social problems of recent years, namely exclusion. The authors bring a richness of perspective, drawing on the experiences of eight European countries and a range of discipl...
    Hardback (2001)

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  7. Add to Wish List Strategy, Organization and the Changing Nature of Work

    Strategy, Organization and the Changing Nature of Work

    Edited by Jordi Gual, Joan E. Ricart
    ‘The book offers a full and wide-ranging analysis of the nature and extent of the organisational changes, and of the role played by employability in the new production contexts. Its strengths lie basically in its multidisciplinary approa...
    Hardback (2001)

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  8. Add to Wish List The Global Market for Higher Education

    The Global Market for Higher Education

    Tim Mazzarol, Geoffrey N. Soutar
    ‘Mazzarol and Soutar’s valuable book prompts us to think carefully about what makes for an internationally competitive university sector.’ – Christopher Pokarier, Policy ‘I have enjoyed reading your new book. This is an excellent applic...
    Hardback (2001)

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  9. Add to Wish List Globalisation and Social Development

    Globalisation and Social Development

    Edited by Ludo Cuyvers
    ‘There is much to commend in this collection of papers to those interested in both globalization per se as well as those interested in economic and social development in South-east Asia.’ – David N. Ashton, Asia Pacific Business Review ...
    Hardback (2001)

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  10. Add to Wish List The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse

    The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse

    Edited by Michael Grossman, Chee-Ruey Hsieh
    Currently developed countries pay much more attention to harmfully addictive substances than developing countries. However, the experience of developed countries is very relevant to the developing world since substance abuse is likely to...
    Hardback (2001)

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  11. Add to Wish List Contemporary Minority Migration, Education and Ethnicity in China

    Contemporary Minority Migration, Education and Ethnicity in China

    Robyn Iredale, Naren Bilik, Wang Su, Fei Guo, Caroline Hoy
    ‘Offering an in-depth analysis of this internal migration, the book proves indispensable for gaining a better understanding of the changes inherent in China’s transition from a planned to a market economy.’ – Isabelle Attané, China Persp...
    Hardback (2001)

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  12. Add to Wish List Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management

    Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management

    Edited by Geoffrey Lawrence, Vaughan Higgins, Stewart Lockie
    ‘For those interested in land degradation, this book does provide some useful insights, as it is often as a result of poorly integrated land-management strategies that degradation can occur.’ – C. Sullivan, Land Degradation and Developme...
    Hardback (2001)

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