Sociology and Sociological Theory

  1. Add to Wish List Rethinking Economics as Social Theory

    Rethinking Economics as Social Theory

    Richard E. Wagner
    Taking an innovative look at the origins of economics, this forward-thinking book relocates economics from a materialistic general theory of rational action into an idealistic theory of social organization and individual action. Adding n...
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  2. Add to Wish List The Politics of the Public Encounter

    The Politics of the Public Encounter

    Edited by Peter Hupe
    On the ground floor of government, citizens interact with teachers, medical staff, police officers and other professionals in public service. It is during these encounters that laws, public policies and professional guidelines gain furth...
    Hardback (2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List Teaching Social Work

    Teaching Social Work

    Neil Thompson
    There are particular challenges involved in teaching social work. As with other professional disciplines, it is not simply a matter of passing on the key elements of the knowledge base; there is also the need to equip students to be able...
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  4. Add to Wish List A Modern Guide to Wellbeing Research

    A Modern Guide to Wellbeing Research

    Edited by Beverley A. Searle, Jessica Pykett, Maria J. Alfaro-Simmonds
    This insightful Modern Guide explores heterodox approaches to modern wellbeing research, with a specific focus on how wellbeing is understood and practised, exploring policies and actions which are taken to shape wellbeing. It evaluates ...
    Hardback (2021)

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    Paperback (2022)

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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 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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  7. Add to Wish List A Research Agenda for COVID-19 and Society

    A Research Agenda for COVID-19 and Society

    Edited by Steve Matthewman
    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. With contributions from leading experts in the fields of anthropology, communications, disas...
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  8. Add to Wish List Debating Biopolitics

    Debating Biopolitics

    Edited by Marco Piasentier, Sara Raimondi
    Emerging out of the theoretical and practical urge to reflect on key contemporary debates arising in biopolitical scholarship, this timely book launches an in-depth investigation into the concept and history of biopolitics. In light of t...
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  9. Add to Wish List The Strategy of Maoism in the West

    The Strategy of Maoism in the West

    David M. Jones, M. L.R. Smith
    Investigating 20th century Chinese ideology through the two main elements of passionate belief and cultivation of rage, this timely book examines how Maoist thinking has influenced Western politics.
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  10. Add to Wish List Rethinking Social Capital

    Rethinking Social Capital

    Carl L. Bankston III
    Combining theoretical approaches with practical applications, Rethinking Social Capital delineates the meaning, uses, and problems surrounding the concept of social capital. Carl Bankston, a leading scholar in the field, offers a fresh t...
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  11. Add to Wish List The Construction of Social Bonds

    The Construction of Social Bonds

    Göran Ahrne
    This engaging and timely book demonstrates how a deeper understanding of theories about organizations are necessary for the development of a relational sociology and provides an in-depth explanation of globalization and social change. It...
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    Paperback (2022)

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  12. Add to Wish List Ideology

    Ideology

    David Reisman
    This insightful book sheds light on three competing ideological windows on the world: conservatism, liberalism and socialism. David Reisman explores the importance of these perspectives not only to generating public policy, but also in o...
    Hardback (2021)

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