Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Measuring Poverty and Deprivation

    Research Handbook on Measuring Poverty and Deprivation

    Edited by Jacques Silber
    Encompassing chapters that address both unidimensional and multidimensional poverty, this timely Research Handbook explores all aspects of poverty and deprivation measurement, not only detailing broad issues but also scrutinising specifi...
    Hardback (March 2033)

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  2. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to the Informal Economy

    A Modern Guide to the Informal Economy

    Colin C. Williams
    This Modern Guide presents a comprehensive synthesis of contemporary thought on the informal economy, which, far from being a peripheral feature of the global economy, the author demonstrates, is a system in which the majority of the glo...
    Hardback (March 2033)

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  3. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for Organised Crime

    A Research Agenda for Organised Crime

    Edited by Barry Rider
    This insightful Research Agenda explores the varied manifestations of organised crime, both on the street and through transnational enterprises, and reveals its impact on the integrity of the financial system. Leading academics identify ...
    Hardback (March 2033)

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  4. Add to Wish List The Transitional Justice Citizen

    The Transitional Justice Citizen

    Briony Jones
    Building a thorough and comprehensive understanding of the limits of transitional justice theory in historically understudied regions, this innovative book proposes a new concept of the transitional justice citizen as both an active seek...
    Hardback (March 2033)

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  5. Add to Wish List Handbook on Migration and the Family

    Handbook on Migration and the Family

    Edited by Johanna L. Waters, Brenda S.A. Yeoh
    This Handbook is a timely and critical intervention into debates on changing family dynamics in the face of globalization, population migration and uneven mobilities. By capturing the diversity of family ‘types’, ‘arrangements’ and ‘stra...
    Hardback (March 2033)

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  6. Add to Wish List Western Welfare Capitalisms in Good Times and Bad

    Western Welfare Capitalisms in Good Times and Bad

    Bruce Headey, Ruud Muffels, John Quiggin
    Western Welfare Capitalisms in Good Times and Bad provides an insightful appraisal of policy priorities and outcomes in four Western regimes: the Anglo-American liberal regimes, Southern European ‘proto-corporatist’ regimes, the historic...
    Hardback (September 2023)

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  7. Add to Wish List Handbook on Frugal Innovation

    Handbook on Frugal Innovation

    Edited by André Leliveld, Saradindu Bhaduri, Peter Knorringa, Cees van Beers
    This pioneering Handbook details the origins of the concept of frugal innovation, its emergence as an academic field of interest, and the main driving forces behind it. The book presents new empirical evidence and critical perspectives o...
    Hardback (September 2023)

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  8. 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 (September 2023)

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  9. Add to Wish List Elgar Encyclopedia of Labour Studies

    Elgar Encyclopedia of Labour Studies

    Edited by Tor Eriksson
    This authoritative Elgar Encyclopedia provides a comprehensive overview of central concepts in labour studies, and how they can be used to analyse labour markets. Examining regional and sectoral labour markets alongside the internal labo...
    Hardback (September 2023)

    List price $385.00

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  10. Add to Wish List Handbook on Social Protection and Social Development in the Global South

    Handbook on Social Protection and Social Development in the Global South

    Edited by Leila Patel, Sophie Plagerson, Isaac Chinyoka
    This cutting-edge Handbook argues for social protection to be situated in a wider system of social welfare and development programmes for low- and middle-income countries. Focusing on the role of citizens and communities in enhancing hum...
    Hardback (September 2023)

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  11. 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 (August 2023)

    List price $130.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Elgar Encyclopedia of Health Care Management

    Elgar Encyclopedia of Health Care Management

    Edited by Federico Lega
    Management practices within the health care sector are shaped by a multitude of professional, social, political and technical factors. This Elgar Encyclopedia of Health Care Management provides clarity with holistic definitions and descr...
    Hardback (August 2023)

    List price $285.00

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