Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Networks

    A Modern Guide to Networks

    Edited by Robyn Keast, Joris Voets, Jack W. Meek, Christine Flynn
    A Modern Guide to Networks highlights the key dimensions of today’s networks, advancing knowledge of how networks operate and how they will likely function in the future. Combining academic perspectives with practice-based insights, it p...
    Hardback (2023)

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  2. Add to Wish List Teaching Social Work

    Teaching Social Work

    Neil Thompson
    There are particular challenges involved in teaching social work. As with other professional disciplines, it is not simply a matter of passing on the key elements of the knowledge base; there is also the need to equip students to be able...
    Hardback (2022)

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    Paperback (2023)

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  3. Add to Wish List Care Homes in a Turbulent Era

    Care Homes in a Turbulent Era

    Edited by Pat Armstrong, Susan Braedley
    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 thoughtful book provides a refreshing, comparative perspective on the future of care ho...
    Hardback (2023)

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  4. Add to Wish List Beyond ‘Ever Closer Union’

    Beyond ‘Ever Closer Union’

    Jakov Bojović
    With novel insights into the ambitions and objectives behind President Jean-Claude Juncker’s European Commission, this innovative book elucidates how the Commission has transcended the concept of ‘ever closer union’ in its attempts to ad...
    Hardback (2023)

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  5. Add to Wish List Healthcare and Elderly Care in Europe

    Healthcare and Elderly Care in Europe

    Thomas Bahle, Mareike Ariaans, Katharina Koch, Claus Wendt
    Given growing caseloads, limited funding and staff shortages, the need for coordination in healthcare and elderly care is at an all-time high. This timely book conducts a cross-national analysis of coordination problems in healthcare and...
    Hardback (2023)

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  6. Add to Wish List Rethinking Corruption

    Rethinking Corruption

    Alina Mungiu-Pippidi
    Driven by an international agenda, the act of ‘rethinking’ corruption has already taken place more than once in the past two decades, contributing further to a post-truth about corruption than to anything else. This book makes a clear ar...
    Hardback (2023)

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  7. Add to Wish List Critical Geographies of Resistance

    Critical Geographies of Resistance

    Edited by Sarah M. Hughes
    This cutting-edge book explores and advances contemporary geographical understandings of resistance. Calling for geographers to focus on the emergence of resistance and to avoid making assumptions on the forms it takes, chapters critical...
    Hardback (2023)

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  8. Add to Wish List (Mis)managing Macroprudential Expectations

    (Mis)managing Macroprudential Expectations

    John H. Morris, Hannah Collins
    Using a range of calculative devices, (Mis)managing Macroprudential Expectations explores the methods used by central banks to predict and govern the tail risks that could impact financial stability. Through an in-depth case study, the b...
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  9. Add to Wish List How to Engage Policy Makers with Your Research

    How to Engage Policy Makers with Your Research

    Edited by Tim Vorley, Syahirah Abdul Rahman, Lauren Tuckerman, Phil Wallace
    Increasingly, academics are finding that engaging with external stakeholders can be both fruitful in undertaking research and an effective way to impact policy. With insightful and practical advice from a diverse range of contributors, i...
    Hardback (2022)

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    Paperback (2023)

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  10. Add to Wish List Political Change through Social Innovation

    Political Change through Social Innovation

    Frank Moulaert, Bob Jessop, Erik Swyngedouw, Liana Simmons, Pieter Van den Broeck
    This book addresses the key question of why socially innovative initiatives, including attempts to rejuvenate democracy by introducing new modes of participation, are not leading to a democratization of the State or overcoming the gap be...
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    Paperback (2023)

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  11. Add to Wish List Understanding Society and Knowledge

    Understanding Society and Knowledge

    Nico Stehr
    Understanding Society and Knowledge proposes that knowledge rather than nature, violence, or power provides the basis of and the driving force behind human action in modern society. It demonstrates how the legally enforced restricted use...
    Hardback (2023)

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  12. Add to Wish List Welfare States in a Turbulent Era

    Welfare States in a Turbulent Era

    Edited by Bent Greve
    This insightful book provides a systematic analysis of the development of affluent Western welfare states in this turbulent era. It explores the consequences for welfare states of modern crises such as climate change, the COVID-19 pandem...
    Hardback (2023)

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