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  1. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Youth Studies

    Advanced Introduction to Youth Studies

    Howard Williamson, James E. Côté
    ‘This timely book provides a fresh outlook on youth sociology, using historical perspectives to highlight the contrasts between different theories in the field while critically analysing contemporary scientific and methodological debates...
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  2. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Capital

    Advanced Introduction to Social Capital

    Karen S. Cook
    ‘In recent years, the concept of social capital has become a widely cited but often misused black box deployed willy-nilly to explain any number of societal outcomes. Karen Cook’s masterful Advanced Introduction to Social Capital fills i...
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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 Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self

    Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self

    Shanyang Zhao
    ‘Shanyang Zhao has written a high-level, but very accessible, Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of the Self. The emphasis, rightly, is on the relationship between individual and societal conceptions of the self: The self cannot exis...
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  5. Add to Wish List Handbook on Gender in Asia

    Handbook on Gender in Asia

    Edited by Shirlena Huang, Kanchana N. Ruwanpura
    ‘Handbook on Gender in Asia provides a nuanced understanding of gender in multiple Asian contexts. Content covers the global politics and privilege of research and publishing and the emerging issue of population ageing, health and elder ...
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  6. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    A Modern Guide to Economic Sociology

    Edited by Milan Zafirovski
    ‘A comprehensive and stimulating guide, written by some of the best known scholars in the fìeld, that shows how the theoretical and empirical findings of economic sociology correspond and complement those of economics, as a sort of count...
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  7. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Work

    Advanced Introduction to the Sociology of Work

    Amy S. Wharton
    ‘The prose is pitched perfectly for advanced undergraduates and was highly engaging for me as well. It feels fresh and up to date. Data-rich sections include the precarity of work, the digital economy, gender at work in international con...
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  8. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Children’s Rights

    Advanced Introduction to Children’s Rights

    Gamze Erdem Türkelli, Wouter Vandenhole
    ‘Based on their extensive earlier work on children’s rights, Vandenhole and Erdem Türkelli provide a quick, yet authoritative and comprehensive, introduction to children’s rights. Their typology of children’s rights respectively as equal...
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  9. Add to Wish List The Construction of Social Bonds

    The Construction of Social Bonds

    Göran Ahrne
    ‘Göran Ahrne begins with a master class in social analysis. He follows this up with compelling ideas about the reconstitution of social relations in a globalising world. The new forms of organised relationships envisaged - often just out...
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  10. Add to Wish List Global Youth Unemployment

    Global Youth Unemployment

    Ross Fergusson, Nicola Yeates
    ‘Rarely has a study of global youth unemployment so adeptly combined an empirically-grounded scrutiny of its levels and trends, with a conceptually nuanced analysis of its political economy drivers at multiple scales. Fergusson and Yeate...
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  11. Add to Wish List Advanced Introduction to Social Protection

    Advanced Introduction to Social Protection

    James Midgley
    ‘In protecting the poor and enhancing social justice, social protection is of key importance – yet, compared to other social systems, from schools to streets, it has received scant attention. James Midgley, drawing on a wealth of scholar...
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  12. Add to Wish List Handbook of Social Tourism

    Handbook of Social Tourism

    Edited by Anya Diekmann, Scott McCabe
    This thought-provoking Handbook considers the impact and challenges that social tourism has on people’s lives, integrating case studies from around the world. Showcasing the latest research on the topic and its role in tackling the chall...
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