Sociology and Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Political Change through Social Innovation

    Political Change through Social Innovation

    Frank Moulaert, Bob Jessop, Erik Swyngedouw, Liana Simmons, Pieter Van den Broeck
    This book addresses the key question of why socially innovative initiatives, including attempts to rejuvenate democracy by introducing new modes of participation, are not leading to a democratization of the State or overcoming the gap be...
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  2. Add to Wish List Handbook on Gender in Asia

    Handbook on Gender in Asia

    Edited by Shirlena Huang, Kanchana N. Ruwanpura
    The Handbook on Gender in Asia critically examines, through a gender perspective, five broad themes of significance to Asia: the ‘Theory and Practice’ of researching in Asia; ‘Gender, Ageing and Health’; ‘Gender and Labour’; ‘Gendered Mi...
    Hardback (2020)

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  3. 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...
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  4. Add to Wish List How to Engage Policy Makers with Your Research

    How to Engage Policy Makers with Your Research

    Edited by Tim Vorley, Syahirah Abdul Rahman, Lauren Tuckerman, Phil Wallace
    Increasingly, academics are finding that engaging with external stakeholders can be both fruitful in undertaking research and an effective way to impact policy. With insightful and practical advice from a diverse range of contributors, i...
    Hardback (2022)

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  5. Add to Wish List Handbook on Urban Social Policies

    Handbook on Urban Social Policies

    Edited by Yuri Kazepov, Eduardo Barberis, Roberta Cucca, Elisabetta Mocca
    The importance of subnational welfare measures, and their complex embeddedness in wider multilevel governance systems, has often been underplayed in both urban studies and social policy analysis. This Handbook gives readers the analytica...
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  6. Add to Wish List Smart Policies for Societies in Transition

    Smart Policies for Societies in Transition

    Edited by Mats Benner, Göran Marklund, Sylvia Schwaag Serger
    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 thanks to generous funding support from The Swedish Governmental Agency For Innovation Systems, Vi...
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  7. Add to Wish List Social Policy in Changing European Societies

    Social Policy in Changing European Societies

    Edited by Kenneth Nelson, Rense Nieuwenhuis, Mara A. Yerkes
    This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. Adopting an interdisciplinary approach this book provides a cutting-edge, in-depth account of social policy research today, how we got here, and where...
    Hardback (2022)

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  8. Add to Wish List Reconfigurations of Authority, Power and Territoriality

    Reconfigurations of Authority, Power and Territoriality

    Edited by Stephen J. Rosow, George Andreopoulos
    Expansive and engaging, this book investigates the fluidity of sites of power and authority in global politics. Examining the key shifts and turns of politics in globally oriented spaces since the end of the Cold War, contributions from ...
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  9. Add to Wish List Transnational Organized Crime

    Transnational Organized Crime

    Fulvia Staiano
    This timely book provides a critical consideration of one of the most pressing matters confronting global and regional strategies for suppressing transnational organized crime today: the question of the scope and rationale of States’ cri...
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  10. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self

    Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self

    Shanyang Zhao
    Shanyang Zhao provides a unique examination of this evolving topic with a framework to address the common questions: What is self? How is self formed? and Why does self matter? Drawing a fascinating distinction between self and self-conc...
    Paperback (2022)

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    Hardback (2022)

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  11. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Work

    Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Work

    Amy S. Wharton
    This Advanced Introduction examines the economic, social, and political conditions that have shaped the 21st century workplace in wealthy democracies, highlighting the changes in work since the 1970s which have produced the ‘new economy’...
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  12. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    Edited by Milan Zafirovski
    This accessible guide to the rapidly growing and interdisciplinary field of modern economic sociology offers critical insights into its fundamental concepts and developments. International in scope, contributions from leading economic so...
    Hardback (2020)

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