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  • Posthuman Knowledge

    Posthuman Knowledge
    av Rosi Braidotti

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509535262

    The question of what defines the human, and of what is human about the humanities, have been shaken up by the radical critiques of humanism and the displacement of anthropomorphism that have gained currency in recent years, propelled in part by rapi…

  • Posthuman Knowledge

    Posthuman Knowledge
    av Rosi Braidotti

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509535255

    The question of what defines the human, and of what is human about the humanities, have been shaken up by the radical critiques of humanism and the displacement of anthropomorphism that have gained currency in recent years, propelled in part by rapi…

  • Essential Concepts in Sociology

    Essential Concepts in Sociology
    av Anthony Giddens

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509516674

    Social life is in a constant process of change, and sociology can never stand still. As a result, sociology today is a theoretically diverse enterprise, covering a huge range of subjects and drawing on a broad array of research methods. Central to t…

  • Essential Concepts in Sociology

    Essential Concepts in Sociology
    av Anthony Giddens

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509516667

    Social life is in a constant process of change, and sociology can never stand still. As a result, sociology today is a theoretically diverse enterprise, covering a huge range of subjects and drawing on a broad array of research methods. Central to t…

  • The Fortunes of the Courtier

    The Fortunes of the Courtier
    av Peter Burke

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745611518

    This book aims to understand the different readings of Castiglionea s Cortegiano or Book of the Courtier from the Renaissance to the twentieth century.

  • What is Philosophy of Religion?

    What is Philosophy of Religion?
    av Charles Taliaferro

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529551

    An important part of philosophy is concerned with religious questions. What is the meaning of life, and how might religious faith or doubt impact such meaning? What is the evidence for the existence of God? Is evidence essential for religious faith?…

  • What is Philosophy of Religion?

    What is Philosophy of Religion?
    av Charles Taliaferro

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529544

    An important part of philosophy is concerned with religious questions. What is the meaning of life, and how might religious faith or doubt impact such meaning? What is the evidence for the existence of God? Is evidence essential for religious faith?…

  • Metamorphoses: Towards a Materialist Theory of Becoming

    Metamorphoses: Towards a Materialist Theory of Becoming
    av Rosi Braidotti

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745625775

    The discussions about the ethical, political and human implications of the postmodernist condition have been raging for longer than most of us care to remember. They have been especially fierce within feminism. After a brief flirtation with postmode…

  • You Must Change Your Life

    You Must Change Your Life
    av Peter Sloterdijk

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649221

    In his major investigation into the nature of humans, Peter Sloterdijk presents a critique of myth - the myth of the return of religion. For it is not religion that is returning; rather, there is something else quite profound that is taking on incre…

  • You Must Change Your Life

    You Must Change Your Life
    av Peter Sloterdijk

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649214

    In his major investigation into the nature of humans, Peter Sloterdijk presents a critique of myth - the myth of the return of religion. For it is not religion that is returning; rather, there is something else quite profound that is taking on incre…

  • An Introduction to Dialectics

    An Introduction to Dialectics
    av Theodor W. Adorno

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745679440

    This volume comprises Adorno's first lectures specifically dedicated to the subject of the dialectic, a concept which has been key to philosophical debate since classical times. While discussing connections with Plato and Kant, Adorno concentrates o…

  • An Introduction to Dialectics

    An Introduction to Dialectics
    av Theodor W. Adorno

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745693118

    This volume comprises Adorno's first lectures specifically dedicated to the subject of the dialectic, a concept which has been key to philosophical debate since classical times. While discussing connections with Plato and Kant, Adorno concentrates o…

  • Religion and Immigration

    Religion and Immigration
    av Peter Kivisto

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745641706

    This concise book provides readers with a comprehensive overview and critical assessment of the key issues and varied strands of research relating to immigration and religion that have been produced during the past two decades. Religion, once a negl…

  • Religion and Immigration

    Religion and Immigration
    av Peter Kivisto

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745641690

    This concise book provides readers with a comprehensive overview and critical assessment of the key issues and varied strands of research relating to immigration and religion that have been produced during the past two decades. Religion, once a negl…

  • Space, Place and Gender

    Space, Place and Gender
    av Doreen Massey

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745612362

    This volume brings together Massey's key writings on space, place and gender. She traces the development of ideas about the social nature of space and place, and the relation of both to issues of gender and debates within feminism.

  • Introducing Intersectionality

    Introducing Intersectionality
    av Mary Romero

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745663678

    How can we hope to understand social inequality without considering race, class, and gender in tandem? How do they interact with other categories such as sexuality, citizenship, and ableism? How does an inclusive analysis of domination and privilege…

  • Introducing Intersectionality

    Introducing Intersectionality
    av Mary Romero

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745663661

    How can we hope to understand social inequality without considering race, class, and gender in tandem? How do they interact with other categories such as sexuality, citizenship, and ableism? How does an inclusive analysis of domination and privilege…

  • The Age of Disruption

    The Age of Disruption
    av Bernard Stiegler

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529278

    Half a century ago Adorno and Horkheimer argued, with great prescience, that our increasingly rationalized world was witnessing the emergence of a new kind of barbarism, thanks in part to the stultifying effects of the culture industries. What they…

  • The Age of Disruption

    The Age of Disruption
    av Bernard Stiegler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529261

    Half a century ago Adorno and Horkheimer argued, with great prescience, that our increasingly rationalized world was witnessing the emergence of a new kind of barbarism, thanks in part to the stultifying effects of the culture industries. What they…

  • Citizenship

    Citizenship
    av Etienne Balibar

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745682419

    If fundamental political categories were represented as geometric shapes, citizenship would be one of those rotating polyhedrons with reflective surfaces that together create effects of light and shade. With extraordinarily acute discernment, the le…

  • Citizenship

    Citizenship
    av Etienne Balibar

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745682402

    If fundamental political categories were represented as geometric shapes, citizenship would be one of those rotating polyhedrons with reflective surfaces that together create effects of light and shade. With extraordinarily acute discernment, the le…

  • Internal Colonization

    Internal Colonization
    av Alexander Etkind

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651309

    This book gives a radically new reading of Russia s cultural history. Alexander Etkind traces how the Russian Empire conquered foreign territories and domesticated its own heartlands, thereby colonizing many peoples, Russians included. This vision o…

  • Internal Colonization

    Internal Colonization
    av Alexander Etkind

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651293

    This book gives a radically new reading of Russia s cultural history. Alexander Etkind traces how the Russian Empire conquered foreign territories and domesticated its own heartlands, thereby colonizing many peoples, Russians included. This vision o…

  • Liquid Love

    Liquid Love
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624891

    This book is about the central figure of our contemporary, a liquid moderna times -- the man or woman with no bonds, and particularly with none of the fixed or durable bonds that would allow the effort of self--definition and self--assertion to come…

  • Liquid Love

    Liquid Love
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624884

    This book is about the central figure of our contemporary, a liquid moderna times -- the man or woman with no bonds, and particularly with none of the fixed or durable bonds that would allow the effort of self--definition and self--assertion to come…

  • Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

    Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?
    av Steve Keen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509513734

    The Great Financial Crash had cataclysmic effects on the global economy, and took conventional economists completely by surprise. Many leading commentators declared shortly before the crisis that the magical recipe for eternal stability had been fou…

  • Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

    Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?
    av Steve Keen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509513727

    The Great Financial Crash had cataclysmic effects on the global economy, and took conventional economists completely by surprise. Many leading commentators declared shortly before the crisis that the magical recipe for eternal stability had been fou…

  • The End of American World Order

    The End of American World Order
    av Amitav Acharya

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509517084

    The age of Western hegemony is over. Whether or not America itself declines or thrives under President Trump's leadership, the post-war liberal international order underpinned by US military, economic and ideological primacy and supported by global…

  • The End of American World Order

    The End of American World Order
    av Amitav Acharya

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509517077

    The age of Western hegemony is over. Whether or not America itself declines or thrives under President Trump's leadership, the post-war liberal international order underpinned by US military, economic and ideological primacy and supported by global…

  • Conversation Analysis

    Conversation Analysis
    av Ian Hutchby

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638669

    Talk is a central activity in social life. But how is ordinary talk organized? How do people coordinate their talk in interaction? And what is the role of talk in wider social processes? Conversation Analysis has developed over the past forty years…

  • Conversation Analysis

    Conversation Analysis
    av Ian Hutchby

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638652

    Talk is a central activity in social life. But how is ordinary talk organized? How do people coordinate their talk in interaction? And what is the role of talk in wider social processes? Conversation Analysis has developed over the past forty years…

  • Post-Democracy After the Crises

    Post-Democracy After the Crises
    av Colin Crouch

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541577

    In Post-Democracy (Polity, 2004) Colin Crouch argued that behind the facade of strong institutions, democracy in many advanced societies was being hollowed out, its big events becoming empty rituals as power passed increasingly to circles of wealthy…

  • Post-Democracy After the Crises

    Post-Democracy After the Crises
    av Colin Crouch

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541560

    In Post-Democracy (Polity, 2004) Colin Crouch argued that behind the facade of strong institutions, democracy in many advanced societies was being hollowed out, its big events becoming empty rituals as power passed increasingly to circles of wealthy…

  • Migrants and Militants

    Migrants and Militants
    av Alain Badiou

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542468

    The question of migration has come to dominate the news agenda in many countries, but what does the word 'migrant' really mean today and how should we respond to those who are labelled 'migrants'? In this short book Alain Badiou argues that our way…

  • Migrants and Militants

    Migrants and Militants
    av Alain Badiou

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542451

    The question of migration has come to dominate the news agenda in many countries, but what does the word 'migrant' really mean today and how should we respond to those who are labelled 'migrants'? In this short book Alain Badiou argues that our way…

  • Stand Firm

    Stand Firm
    av Svend Brinkmann

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509514267

    The pace of modern life is accelerating. To keep up, we must keep on moving and adapting constantly striving for greater happiness and success. Or so we are told. But the demands of life in the fast lane come at a price: stress, fatigue and depressi…

  • Stand Firm

    Stand Firm
    av Svend Brinkmann

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509514250

    The pace of modern life is accelerating. To keep up, we must keep on moving and adapting constantly striving for greater happiness and success. Or so we are told. But the demands of life in the fast lane come at a price: stress, fatigue and depressi…

  • Stealth Communications

    Stealth Communications
    av Sue Curry Jansen

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745664811

    Public relations is, by design, the least visible of the persuasive industries. It operates behind the scenes, encouraging us to consume, vote, believe and behave in ways that keep economies moving and citizens from storming the citadels of power. I…

  • Stealth Communications

    Stealth Communications
    av Sue Curry Jansen

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745664828

    Public relations is, by design, the least visible of the persuasive industries. It operates behind the scenes, encouraging us to consume, vote, believe and behave in ways that keep economies moving and citizens from storming the citadels of power. I…

  • How Everything Can Collapse

    How Everything Can Collapse
    av Pablo Servigne

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541393

    What if our civilization were to collapse? Not many centuries into the future, but in our own lifetimes? Most people recognize that we face huge challenges today, from climate change and its potentially catastrophic consequences to a plethora of soc…

  • How Everything Can Collapse

    How Everything Can Collapse
    av Pablo Servigne

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541386

    What if our civilization were to collapse? Not many centuries into the future, but in our own lifetimes? Most people recognize that we face huge challenges today, from climate change and its potentially catastrophic consequences to a plethora of soc…

  • Understanding Development

    Understanding Development
    av Paul Hopper

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509510511

    Understanding Development offers a comprehensive introduction to the multidimensional and evolving nature of international development in the contemporary world. This new edition has been fully revised and expanded to incorporate the key events, tre…

  • Understanding Development

    Understanding Development
    av Paul Hopper

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509510504

    Understanding Development offers a comprehensive introduction to the multidimensional and evolving nature of international development in the contemporary world. This new edition has been fully revised and expanded to incorporate the key events, tre…

  • Decolonizing Sociology

    Decolonizing Sociology
    av Ali Meghji

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541959

    Sociology, as a discipline, was born at the height of global colonialism and imperialism. Over a century later, it is yet to shake off its commitment to colonial ways of thinking.This book explores why, and how, sociology needs to be decolonized. It…

  • Decolonizing Sociology

    Decolonizing Sociology
    av Ali Meghji

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541942

    Sociology, as a discipline, was born at the height of global colonialism and imperialism. Over a century later, it is yet to shake off its commitment to colonial ways of thinking.This book explores why, and how, sociology needs to be decolonized. It…

  • Planetary Politics

    Planetary Politics
    av Lorenzo Marsili

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544769

    The global crisis of our time involves a complex of ecological, economic, technological and migratory challenges that no state is able to control. The result is a provincialisation of our democracies with respect to the new planetary powers confront…

  • Planetary Politics

    Planetary Politics
    av Lorenzo Marsili

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544776

    The global crisis of our time involves a complex of ecological, economic, technological and migratory challenges that no state is able to control. The result is a provincialisation of our democracies with respect to the new planetary powers confront…

  • Health

    Health
    av Mildred Blaxter

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648460

    The second edition of Mildred Blaxter's successful and highly respected book offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the key debates surrounding the concept of health today. It discusses how health is defined, constructed, experienced an…

  • Health

    Health
    av Mildred Blaxter

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648453

    The second edition of Mildred Blaxter's successful and highly respected book offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the key debates surrounding the concept of health today. It discusses how health is defined, constructed, experienced an…

  • Money and the Middle Ages

    Money and the Middle Ages
    av Jacques Le Goff

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745652993

    Jacques Le Goff sets out in this book to explain the role of money, or rather of the various types of money, in the economy, life and mentalities of the Middle Ages. He seeks also to explain how, in a society dominated by religion, the Church viewed…

  • Money and the Middle Ages

    Money and the Middle Ages
    av Jacques Le Goff

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745652986

    Jacques Le Goff sets out in this book to explain the role of money, or rather of the various types of money, in the economy, life and mentalities of the Middle Ages. He seeks also to explain how, in a society dominated by religion, the Church viewed…

  • Migration Beyond Capitalism

    Migration Beyond Capitalism
    av Hannah Cross

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509535958

    Harshly exploited migrant labour plays a fundamental role in the political economy of contemporary capitalism. The abstract and utopian theorising of many liberals and leftists on the migration question often ignores or downplays patterns of displac…

  • Migration Beyond Capitalism

    Migration Beyond Capitalism
    av Hannah Cross

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509535941

    Harshly exploited migrant labour plays a fundamental role in the political economy of contemporary capitalism. The abstract and utopian theorising of many liberals and leftists on the migration question often ignores or downplays patterns of displac…

  • The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse

    The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse
    av Pascal Bruckner

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745669779

    The planet is sick. Human beings are guilty of damaging it. We have to pay. Today, that is the orthodoxy throughout the Western world. Distrust of progress and science, calls for individual and collective self-sacrifice to save the planet and cultiv…

  • The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse

    The Fanaticism of the Apocalypse
    av Pascal Bruckner

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745669762

    The planet is sick. Human beings are guilty of damaging it. We have to pay. Today, that is the orthodoxy throughout the Western world. Distrust of progress and science, calls for individual and collective self-sacrifice to save the planet and cultiv…

  • What is Digital Sociology?

    What is Digital Sociology?
    av Neil Selwyn

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509527113

    The rise of digital technology is transforming the world in which we live. Our digitalized societies demand new ways of thinking about the social, and this short book introduces readers to an approach that can deliver this: digital sociology.Neil Se…

  • What is Digital Sociology?

    What is Digital Sociology?
    av Neil Selwyn

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509527106

    The rise of digital technology is transforming the world in which we live. Our digitalized societies demand new ways of thinking about the social, and this short book introduces readers to an approach that can deliver this: digital sociology.Neil Se…

  • Communication

    Communication
    av Silvio Waisbord

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509520091

    Communication studies is a fragmented field. As a result of its roots in various disciplinary traditions, it is built on fluid intellectual boundaries with no theoretical or analytical center. Should we worry about this state of dispersion or be con…

  • Communication

    Communication
    av Silvio Waisbord

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509520084

    Communication studies is a fragmented field. As a result of its roots in various disciplinary traditions, it is built on fluid intellectual boundaries with no theoretical or analytical center. Should we worry about this state of dispersion or be con…

  • The Gig Economy

    The Gig Economy
    av Jamie Woodcock

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536368

    All of a sudden, everybody's talking about the gig economy. From taxi drivers to pizza deliverers to the unemployed, we are all aware of the huge changes that it is driving in our lives as workers, consumers and citizens. This is the first comprehen…

  • The Gig Economy

    The Gig Economy
    av Jamie Woodcock

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536351

    All of a sudden, everybody's talking about the gig economy. From taxi drivers to pizza deliverers to the unemployed, we are all aware of the huge changes that it is driving in our lives as workers, consumers and citizens. This is the first comprehen…

  • Liquid Surveillance

    Liquid Surveillance
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662831

    Today the smallest details of our daily lives are tracked and traced more closely than ever before, and those who are monitored often cooperate willingly with the monitors. From London and New York to New Delhi, Shanghai and Rio de Janeiro, video ca…

  • Liquid Surveillance

    Liquid Surveillance
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662824

    Today the smallest details of our daily lives are tracked and traced more closely than ever before, and those who are monitored often cooperate willingly with the monitors. From London and New York to New Delhi, Shanghai and Rio de Janeiro, video ca…

  • Decolonizing Politics

    Decolonizing Politics
    av Robbie Shilliam

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539390

    Political science emerged as a response to the challenges of imperial administration and the demands of colonial rule. While not all political scientists were colonial cheerleaders, their thinking was nevertheless framed by colonial assumptions that…

  • Decolonizing Politics

    Decolonizing Politics
    av Robbie Shilliam

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539383

    Political science emerged as a response to the challenges of imperial administration and the demands of colonial rule. While not all political scientists were colonial cheerleaders, their thinking was nevertheless framed by colonial assumptions that…

  • Wasted Lives

    Wasted Lives
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631653

    The production of a human wastea -- or more precisely, wasted lives, the a superfluousa populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts -- is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side--effect of economic progress and the…

  • Wasted Lives

    Wasted Lives
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631646

    The production of a human wastea -- or more precisely, wasted lives, the a superfluousa populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts -- is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side--effect of economic progress and the…

  • I Know There Are So Many of You

    I Know There Are So Many of You
    av Alain Badiou

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509532605

    The history of humanity has only just begun. The Neolithic Revolution may have endowed us with unparalleled means of communication, subsistence, and knowledge acquisition. However, it is clear in today's world that inequality, power hierarchies, and…

  • I Know There Are So Many of You

    I Know There Are So Many of You
    av Alain Badiou

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509532599

    The history of humanity has only just begun. The Neolithic Revolution may have endowed us with unparalleled means of communication, subsistence, and knowledge acquisition. However, it is clear in today's world that inequality, power hierarchies, and…

  • Social Capital

    Social Capital
    av Joonmo Son

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509513796

    Social capital is a principal concept across the social sciences and has readily entered into mainstream discourse. In short, it is popular. However, this popularity has taken its toll. Social capital suffers from a lack of consensus because of the…

  • Social Capital

    Social Capital
    av Joonmo Son

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509513789

    Social capital is a principal concept across the social sciences and has readily entered into mainstream discourse. In short, it is popular. However, this popularity has taken its toll. Social capital suffers from a lack of consensus because of the…

  • Health Communication

    Health Communication
    av Ruth Cross

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745697734

    Health communication is key to promoting good population and individual health outcomes. As the field has developed, there is a growing need for a critical appraisal of the ideologies and theories underpinning health communication in order to ensure…

  • Health Communication

    Health Communication
    av Ruth Cross

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745697727

    Health communication is key to promoting good population and individual health outcomes. As the field has developed, there is a growing need for a critical appraisal of the ideologies and theories underpinning health communication in order to ensure…

  • Personal Life

    Personal Life
    av Carol Smart

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639178

    In this exciting new book, Carol Smart proposes a new way of understanding families and relationships. It is born out of frustration with commentators who proclaim the supposed decline of commitment, and even the decline of the possibility of family…

  • Personal Life

    Personal Life
    av Carol Smart

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639161

    For more than a decade, Carol Smart has been at the forefront of debates about the sociology of the family. Yet she has become frustrated by the fixation of many commentators with the supposed decline of commitment, and even the decline of the possi…

  • Approaches to Social Enquiry

    Approaches to Social Enquiry
    av Norman Blaikie

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745634494

    Since its initial publication, this highly respected book has provided students with a much needed critical review of the major research paradigms in the social sciences and the logics or strategies of enquiry associated with them. Approaches to Soc…

  • Uprooting

    Uprooting
    av Pierre Bourdieu

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623542

    Between 1954 and 1960, in the midst of the Algerian War, more than two million Algerian peasants - a quarter of the population - were forcibly resettled. They were removed from their homes and villages and relocated in camps controlled by the French…

  • Uprooting

    Uprooting
    av Pierre Bourdieu

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623535

    Between 1954 and 1960, in the midst of the Algerian War, more than two million Algerian peasants - a quarter of the population - were forcibly resettled. They were removed from their homes and villages and relocated in camps controlled by the French…

  • Crime, The Mystery of the Common-Sense Concept

    Crime, The Mystery of the Common-Sense Concept
    av Robert Reiner

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745660318

    Crime is a source of endless fascination and fear. Yet behind the apparent consensus that crime must be fought, there is considerable conflict about what should or should not be treated as criminal, and even the most shocking crimes can inspire divi…

  • Crime, The Mystery of the Common-Sense Concept

    Crime, The Mystery of the Common-Sense Concept
    av Robert Reiner

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745660301

    Crime is a source of endless fascination and fear. Yet behind the apparent consensus that crime must be fought, there is considerable conflict about what should or should not be treated as criminal, and even the most shocking crimes can inspire divi…

  • The New Latin America

    The New Latin America
    av Fernando Calderon

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540020

    Latin America has experienced a profound transformation in the first two decades of the 21st century: it has been fully incorporated into the global economy, while excluding regions and populations devalued by the logic of capitalism. Technological…

  • The New Latin America

    The New Latin America
    av Fernando Calderon

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540013

    Latin America has experienced a profound transformation in the first two decades of the 21st century: it has been fully incorporated into the global economy, while excluding regions and populations devalued by the logic of capitalism. Technological…

  • Sociology

    Sociology
    av Anthony Giddens

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539222

    The indispensable guide to understanding the world we make and the lives we lead.This thoroughly revised and updated ninth edition remains unrivalled in its vibrant, engaging and authoritative introduction to sociology. The authors provide a command…

  • Human Rights - an Interdisciplinary Approach 2E

    Human Rights - an Interdisciplinary Approach 2E
    av Michael Freeman

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639659

    Human Rights is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. It invites students to think conceptually about one of the most important and influential political concepts of our time. In this unique interdisciplinary approach, Michae…

  • Why We Hate Politics

    Why We Hate Politics
    av Colin Hay

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630991

    Politics was once a term with an array of broadly positive connotations, associated with public scrutiny, deliberation and accountability. Yet today it is an increasingly dirty word, typically synonymous with duplicity, corruption, inefficiency and…

  • Why We Hate Politics

    Why We Hate Politics
    av Colin Hay

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630984

    In this lively and original work, Colin Hay offers an innovative and provocative analysis of public disenchantment with modern politics. 'Why We Hate Politics' will be essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the contemporary political con…

  • A Social History of the Media

    A Social History of the Media
    av Peter Burke

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533725

    The first three editions of this bestselling book have established A Social History of the Media as a classic, providing a masterful overview of communication media and of the social and cultural contexts within which they emerged and evolved over t…

  • A Social History of the Media

    A Social History of the Media
    av Peter Burke

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533718

    The first three editions of this bestselling book have established A Social History of the Media as a classic, providing a masterful overview of communication media and of the social and cultural contexts within which they emerged and evolved over t…

  • Politics of Affect

    Politics of Affect
    av Brian Massumi

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745689821

    'The capacity to affect and to be affected'. This simple definition opens a world of questions - by indicating an openness to the world. To affect and to be affected is to be in encounter, and to be in encounter is to have already ventured forth. Ad…

  • Politics of Affect

    Politics of Affect
    av Brian Massumi

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745689814

    'The capacity to affect and to be affected'. This simple definition opens a world of questions - by indicating an openness to the world. To affect and to be affected is to be in encounter, and to be in encounter is to have already ventured forth. Ad…

  • Understanding Peacekeeping

    Understanding Peacekeeping
    av Paul D. Williams

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745686721

    Peace operations remain a principal tool for managing armed conflict and protecting civilians. The fully revised, expanded and updated third edition of Understanding Peacekeeping provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the theory, hi…

  • Understanding Peacekeeping

    Understanding Peacekeeping
    av Paul D. Williams

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745686714

    Peace operations remain a principal tool for managing armed conflict and protecting civilians. The fully revised, expanded and updated third edition of Understanding Peacekeeping provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the theory, hi…

  • When Conflict Resolution Fails

    When Conflict Resolution Fails
    av Oliver Ramsbotham

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745687995

    Bringing warring parties to the negotiating table is the aim of any peace process. But what happens when those negotiations falter and conflict resolution fails? Is everything lost or are there prospects for meaningful change in even the most intrac…

  • When Conflict Resolution Fails

    When Conflict Resolution Fails
    av Oliver Ramsbotham

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745687988

    Bringing warring parties to the negotiating table is the aim of any peace process. But what happens when those negotiations falter and conflict resolution fails? Is everything lost or are there prospects for meaningful change in even the most intrac…