Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Work, Family and Childcare

    Work, Family and Childcare

    Joris Ghysels
    Work, Family and Childcare studies the joint decisions made by parents regarding the time they allocate to paid employment and childcare. Extensive cross-national data is analysed from three countries that represent the diversity of Euro...
    Hardback (2004)

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  2. Add to Wish List Poverty and Subsidiarity in Europe

    Poverty and Subsidiarity in Europe

    Didier Fourage
    This book focuses on the effects of welfare state arrangements on the dynamics of poverty in Europe. The author contends that the EU is primarily based on economic integration and as a result social policy issues have remained secondary ...
    Hardback (2004)

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  3. Add to Wish List Worker Displacement in the US/Mexico Border Region

    Worker Displacement in the US/Mexico Border Region

    Edited by José A. Pagán
    Worker Displacement in the US/Mexico Border Region provides a comprehensive analysis of the social and economic impact of worker displacement in border communities. The contributors – experts from a variety of fields – evaluate the conse...
    Hardback (2004)

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  4. Add to Wish List Exploring the Tomato

    Exploring the Tomato

    Mark Harvey, Stephen Quilley, Huw Beynon
    Exploring the Tomato engages with an apparently simple fruit in order to reveal major changes to society and economy. It treats the tomato as an object of fascination and as a probe into major historical changes in twentieth century capi...
    Paperback (2004)

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    Hardback (2003)

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  5. Add to Wish List The End of Marriage?

    The End of Marriage?

    Jane Lewis
    The modern day sees fewer marriages than before, and cohabitation is a major driver of family change. Jane Lewis questions whether this is – as many commentators argue and fear – a sign of ever-increasing individualism. Just as the or...
    Paperback (2002)

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  6. 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
    Social Exclusion in European Welfare States focuses on the complex relationship between economic welfare, labour market performance and social inclusion/exclusion. The contributors in the volume examine in detail the alleged trade-off be...
    Hardback (2002)

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  7. 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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  8. 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
    New technologies, global markets and increased competitive pressures mean that companies are having to reinvent themselves, reappraise their competitive strategies and rethink the ways in which they organize business activities. This tim...
    Hardback (2001)

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  9. 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
    Rural–urban migration is an important aspect in the development of countries. Until the late 1980s China was one of the few countries that controlled population movement both directly and indirectly through policies of economic and socia...
    Hardback (2001)

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  10. Add to Wish List European Working Lives

    European Working Lives

    Edited by Steve Jeffreys, Frederik M. Beyer, Christer Thörnqvist
    The contributors examine global trends such as the decentralisation of industrial relations and the revival of neo-liberalism, and discuss them from a theoretical and empirical perspective. They go on to argue that these global trends ca...
    Hardback (2001)

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  11. Add to Wish List Capitalism, Socialism, and Radical Political Economy

    Capitalism, Socialism, and Radical Political Economy

    Edited by Robert Pollin
    This book demonstrates the continued vibrancy and relevance of radical political economy as a mode of social scientific analysis. Scholars and students in economics, sociology, history, philosophy and political science will find the ess...
    Hardback (February 2001)

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  12. Add to Wish List Preventing Unemployment in Europe

    Preventing Unemployment in Europe

    Edited by Paul Klemmer, Rüdiger Wink
    Preventing Unemployment in Europe is an interdisciplinary volume offering an effective and authoritative contribution to the ongoing debate concerning the utility of preventive labour market policies. Positive labour market performance ...
    Hardback (2000)

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