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...
    Hardback (June 2023)

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  2. Add to Wish List Handbook on the Political Economy of Health Systems

    Handbook on the Political Economy of Health Systems

    Edited by Joan Costa-Font, Alberto Batinti, Gilberto Turati
    This groundbreaking Handbook brings together the two timely subject matters of political economy of health and health care into one comprehensive book. Containing up-to-date discussions on these key topics, it provides an interdisciplina...
    Hardback (June 2023)

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  3. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on the Transformation of Higher Education

    Research Handbook on the Transformation of Higher Education

    Edited by Liudvika Leišytė, Jay R. Dee, Barend J.R. van der Meulen
    The Research Handbook on the Transformation of Higher Education captures the complexities and paradoxes associated with higher education transformation. Drawing upon current empirical and theoretical scholarship, it identifies the driver...
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  4. 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 (June 2023)

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  5. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Disability Policy

    Research Handbook on Disability Policy

    Edited by Sally Robinson, Karen R. Fisher
    Examining how policy affects the human rights of people with disabilities, this topical Handbook presents diverse empirical experiences of disability policy and identifies the changes that are necessary to achieve social justice.
    Hardback (June 2023)

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  6. Add to Wish List Handbook on Inequality and the Environment

    Handbook on Inequality and the Environment

    Edited by Michael A. Long, Michael J. Lynch, Paul B. Stretesky
    This innovative Handbook provides a comprehensive treatment of the complex relationship between inequality and the environment and illustrates the myriad ways in which they intersect. Featuring over 30 contributions from leading experts ...
    Hardback (June 2023)

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  7. 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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  8. Add to Wish List The Elgar Companion to Digital Transformation, Artificial Intelligence and Innovation in the Economy, Society and Democracy

    The Elgar Companion to Digital Transformation, Artificial Intelligence and Innovation in the Economy, Society and Democracy

    Edited by Elias G. Carayannis, Evangelos Grigoroudis, David F.J. Campbell, Sokratis K. Katsikas
    This book examines when, where, how, and why artificial intelligence and digital transformation can boost innovation and transform the economy, society and democracy. It is developed based on the Cyber-D4 nexus, which is a conceptual fra...
    Hardback (May 2023)

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  9. Add to Wish List Research Handbook on Public Sociology

    Research Handbook on Public Sociology

    Edited by Lavinia Bifulco, Vando Borghi
    Engaging with the key debates and issues in a continuously evolving field, Lavinia Bifulco and Vando Borghi bring together contributions from leading social scientists to debate the enduring relevance of public sociology in light of ongo...
    Hardback (May 2023)

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  10. Add to Wish List Handbook of Virtual Work

    Handbook of Virtual Work

    Edited by Lucy L. Gilson, Thomas O’Neill, M. T. Maynard
    In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, this timely Handbook builds upon research and practice to discuss and assess what is currently known about virtual work and its evolution, given the increasing numbers of those working virtually.
    Hardback (May 2023)

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  11. Add to Wish List Personnel Management in Secret Service Organizations

    Personnel Management in Secret Service Organizations

    Barbara Czarniawska, Sabina Siebert, John Mackay
    While the careers of secret agents have inspired many genres of popular culture, relatively little research has been carried out until now on spying as a profession. Through the lens of personnel management, the authors offer a unique an...
    Hardback (May 2023)

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  12. 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 (May 2023)

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