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Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to the Economics of Happiness

    A Modern Guide to the Economics of Happiness

    Edited by Luigino Bruni, Alessandra Smerilli, Dalila De Rosa
    Exploring the modern approach to the economics of happiness, which came about with the Easterlin Paradox, this book analyses and assesses the idea that as a country gets richer the happiness of its citizens remains the same. The book mov...
    Hardback (January 2021)

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  2. Add to Wish List Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Migrants’ Attitudes and the Welfare State

    Karen N. Breidahl, Troels F. Hedegaard, Kristian Kongshøj, Christian A. Larsen
    ‘The question of whether immigration is compatible with a robust welfare state has received much attention in recent times. However, the extent to which immigrants in welfare states share the welfare attitudes of natives, and to which we...
    Hardback (January 2021)

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  3. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Community-based Conservation

    Advanced Introduction to Community-based Conservation

    Fikret Berkes
    ‘Fikret Berkes didn’t invent the concept of community-based conservation, but he has been its most vigorous and high-profile academic advocate and analyst. His towering impact on the social science of conservation makes this masterful vo...
    Paperback (January 2021)

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    Hardback (January 2021)

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  4. Add to Wish List Mobility and Travel Behaviour Across the Life Course

    Mobility and Travel Behaviour Across the Life Course

    Edited by Joachim Scheiner, Henrike Rau
    ‘This rich collection of research relating to mobility biographies provides a thorough insight into this immensely important field. It highlights innovative research from scholars that take seriously the role of everyday practices and th...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  5. Add to Wish List Ending Childhood Obesity

    Ending Childhood Obesity

    Edited by Amandine Garde, Joshua Curtis, Olivier De Schutter
    ‘Ending Childhood Obesity is an authoritative source that advances the case for a greater role of law in tackling the root causes of obesity as a public health emergency within the current global food environment. It is a must read for a...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  6. Add to Wish List Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Myths, Narratives and Welfare States

    Bent Greve
    ‘Bent Greve investigates the stories we tell ourselves about the welfare state and its workings. This book is not only a quick and authoritative reality check on these stories, it is also a path-breaking study of how such popular narrati...
    Hardback (December 2020)

    List price $99.00

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  7. Add to Wish List Politics for Hire

    Politics for Hire

    Stefan Svallfors
    ‘Unelected political professionals loom increasingly large in European governance. But what do these professionals do, how do they do it, and what difference does it make? In a single study, Stefan Svallfors recasts our understanding of ...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  8. Add to Wish List Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Poverty, Crisis and Resilience

    Edited by Marie Boost, Jennifer Dagg, Jane Gray, Markus Promberger
    ‘The aftermath of the 2008 crisis left many communities across Europe facing serious problems, with the capacity of households to endure hardships pushed to the limit. In this exceptional volume the editors have brought together and dist...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  9. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on the Sociology of Law

    Research Handbook on the Sociology of Law

    Edited by Jiří Přibáň
    ‘This rich collection is an extremely valuable resource, a reliable and instructive vade mecum to the sociology of law broadly conceived. It covers relations between it and neighbouring disciplines, core themes within the discipline its...
    Hardback (December 2020)

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  10. Add to Wish List Social Innovation as Political Transformation

    Social Innovation as Political Transformation

    Edited by Pieter Van den Broeck, Abid Mehmood, Angeliki Paidakaki, Constanza Parra
    ‘Social Innovation as Political Transformation makes a major contribution by going beyond critique of neoliberalism to offering positive proposals for social innovation. It brings together a group of distinguished scholars who show both ...
    Hardback (2020)

    List price $130.00

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    Paperback (December 2020)

    List price $40.00

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  11. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Communicating Climate Change

    Research Handbook on Communicating Climate Change

    Edited by David C. Holmes, Lucy M. Richardson
    ‘This book takes a fiercely needed leap forward to systematically improve climate change communication. We’re well acquainted with intersectional challenges associated with 21st century climate change, but work remains to improve how we ...
    Hardback (December 2020)

    List price $255.00

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  12. Add to Wish List Debt and Austerity

    Debt and Austerity

    Edited by Jodi Gardner, Mia Gray, Katharina Moser
    ‘As problems of debt and overindebtedness loom large in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic, this rich and interdisciplinary collection of essays provides timely insights into the theoretical, policy and practical issues in addressing p...
    Hardback (November 2020)

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