Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List The Rise of Algorithmic Society and the Strategic Role of Arts and Culture

    The Rise of Algorithmic Society and the Strategic Role of Arts and Culture

    Luciana Lazzeretti
    Illustrating the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and changes it has generated in the economy, society and culture, this expansive book continues the debate concerning the digital revolution and the rise of the algorithmic soc...
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  2. Add to Wish List Assessing the Social Impact of Immigration in Europe

    Assessing the Social Impact of Immigration in Europe

    Edited by Jussi P. Laine, Daniel Rauhut, Marika Gruber
    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. Focusing on the social impact of migration, this book explores migration as an inevitable pa...
    Hardback (2023)

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  3. Add to Wish List Migration Patterns Across the Mediterranean

    Migration Patterns Across the Mediterranean

    Edited by Adelina Miranda, Antía Pérez-Caramés
    With contributions from leading scholars in Southern Europe, this compelling book demonstrates the plurality of migratory circumstances and analyses the significance of the Mediterranean migration model. Highlighting the challenges of st...
    Hardback (2023)

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  4. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Digital Geographies

    A Research Agenda for Digital Geographies

    Edited by Tess Osborne, Phil Jones
    Over the past decade, digital geographies has emerged as a dynamic area of scholarly enquiry, critically examining how the digital has reshaped the geography of our world. Bringing together authors working at the cutting-edge of the fiel...
    Hardback (2023)

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  5. Add to Wish List Populism and Human Rights in a Turbulent Era

    Populism and Human Rights in a Turbulent Era

    Edited by Alison Brysk
    How can we interpret and respond to the rise of populist regimes that infringe on human rights? This incisive book analyses illiberal, repressive, and patriarchal logics of rule, identifying critical catalysts in the meteoric growth of p...
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  6. Add to Wish List Cost-Benefit Analysis and Dementia

    Cost-Benefit Analysis and Dementia

    Robert J. Brent
    This ground-breaking book expertly brings together the many effective dementia interventions to reduce the symptoms of this debilitating condition and also, for the first time, a Cost-Benefit Analysis of those interventions to establish ...
    Hardback (2022)

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    Paperback (2023)

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  7. Add to Wish List The Role of the Public Sector

    The Role of the Public Sector

    Bent Greve
    At last – a textbook on the public sector for students of social policy, public policy, political science and sociology. This book explains why we have a public sector and what tasks it is expected to perform.
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  8. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for East Asian Social Policy

    A Research Agenda for East Asian Social Policy

    Edited by Misa Izuhara
    Since the turn of the millennium, significant social, economic, political and technological transformations have brought policy issues to prominence in East Asian societies. This topical Research Agenda finds East Asian social policy at ...
    Hardback (2023)

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  9. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Gender and Tourism

    A Research Agenda for Gender and Tourism

    Edited by Erica Wilson, Donna Chambers
    Original and thought-provoking, this Research Agenda investigates the many ways in which tourism is gendered. It outlines current thought and directions for future research, looking forward by imagining and challenging the ways that gend...
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  10. Add to Wish List Concise Introduction to Sustainable Consumption

    Concise Introduction to Sustainable Consumption

    John Thøgersen
    Examining the psychological and social drivers of unsustainable and sustainable consumption, this Concise Introduction provides an insightful overview of the causes of unsustainable consumer behaviour and the instruments and intervention...
    Paperback (2023)

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    Hardback (2023)

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  11. Add to Wish List The Cultural Theory of Corruption

    The Cultural Theory of Corruption

    Davide Torsello
    Based on twelve years of research on corruption across the globe, this book presents four case studies which illustrate the cultural, cognitive, and social implications of corruption. With diverse approaches and empirical case studies, i...
    Hardback (2023)

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  12. Add to Wish List Youth Employment Insecurity and Pension Adequacy

    Youth Employment Insecurity and Pension Adequacy

    Edited by Dirk Hofäcker, Kati Kuitto
    This timely and perceptive book addresses the issues surrounding the adequacy of old-age income for future pensioners worldwide. It highlights how today’s young people are confronted with the simultaneous challenges of increasing employm...
    Hardback (2023)

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