Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Trade Shows in the 21st Century

    Trade Shows in the 21st Century

    Edited by Anne-Sophie Béliard, Sidonie Naulin
    Why do professionals keep attending face-to-face industry gatherings when digitization offers cheap, fast and time-saving technological solutions for professional interactions? This book sets out to explain such a phenomenon by analysing...
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  2. Add to Wish List Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Towards Sustainable Welfare States in Europe

    Edited by Mi A. Schoyen, Bjørn Hvinden, Merethe Dotterud Leiren
    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 seminal book addresses the critical and urgent question of ‘what makes welfare states s...
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  3. Add to Wish List Handbook on Risk and Inequality

    Handbook on Risk and Inequality

    Edited by Dean Curran
    This unique Handbook charts shifts in the relationship between risks and inequalities over the last few decades, analysing how inequalities shape risk and how risks condition and intensify inequalities. Expert contributors examine the im...
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  4. Add to Wish List Speaking Truth to Power

    Speaking Truth to Power

    Benjamin Ginsberg, Collin Paschall
    Truth and power have a difficult relationship. Decision makers are often required to make judgements that depend upon specialized knowledge and thus reluctantly surrender power. They are apt to reject advice inconsistent with their perce...
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  5. Add to Wish List Imagining Pathways for Global Cooperation

    Imagining Pathways for Global Cooperation

    Edited by Katja Freistein, Bettina Mahlert, Sigrid Quack, Christine Unrau
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-SA 4.0 License. It is free to read, download and share on Elgaronline.com. This book examines the role of imagination in initiating, contesting, and changing the pathways...
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  6. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Capital

    Advanced Introduction to Social Capital

    Karen S. Cook
    This Advanced Introduction to Social Capital provides an overview of cutting-edge research on social capital. Karen Cook highlights the networks, norms and trust involved in social capital that facilitate cooperation, strengthen civil so...
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  7. Add to Wish List Contemporary Sociological Theology

    Contemporary Sociological Theology

    Andrea Cerroni
    This book examines how ancient myths have developed and still survive in the collective public imagination in order to answer fundamental questions concerning the individual, society and historical heritage: On what basis do we form our ...
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  8. Add to Wish List Research Handbook of Comparative Criminal Justice

    Research Handbook of Comparative Criminal Justice

    Edited by David Nelken, Claire Hamilton
    With contributions from leading experts in the field, this timely Research Handbook reconsiders the theories, assumptions, values and methods of comparative criminal justice in light of the challenges and opportunities posed by globalisa...
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  9. 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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  10. Add to Wish List Handbook of Behavioral Economics and Climate Change

    Handbook of Behavioral Economics and Climate Change

    Edited by S. N. Seo
    Situating a comprehensive microbehavioral analysis of the economics of climate change within a discussion of the most pressing global climate change issues and policy negotiations, the Handbook of Behavioral Economics and Climate Change ...
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  11. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Creative Economies

    A Modern Guide to Creative Economies

    Edited by Roberta Comunian, Alessandra Faggian, Jarna Heinonen, Nick Wilson
    Bringing together a series of new perspectives and reflections on creative economies, this insightful Modern Guide expands and challenges current knowledge in the field. Interdisciplinary in scope, it features a broad range of contributi...
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  12. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for COVID-19 and Society

    A Research Agenda for COVID-19 and Society

    Edited by Steve Matthewman
    With contributions from leading experts in the fields of anthropology, communications, disaster studies, economics, epidemiology, Indigenous studies, philosophy and sociology, this expansive book offers a diverse range of social science ...
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