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  • Resonance

    Resonance
    av Hartmut Rosa

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509519910

    The pace of modern life is undoubtedly speeding up, yet this acceleration does not seem to have made us any happier or more content. If acceleration is the problem, then the solution, argues Hartmut Rosa in this major new work, lies in “resona…

  • Resonance

    Resonance
    av Hartmut Rosa

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509519897

    The pace of modern life is undoubtedly speeding up, yet this acceleration does not seem to have made us any happier or more content. If acceleration is the problem, then the solution, argues Hartmut Rosa in this major new work, lies in “resona…

  • Contemporary Conflict Resolution

    Contemporary Conflict Resolution
    av Oliver Ramsbotham

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745687223

    Since the end of the Cold War, conflict prevention and resolution, peacekeeping and peacebuilding have risen to the top of the international agenda. The fourth edition of this hugely popular text explains the key concepts, charts the development of…

  • Contemporary Conflict Resolution

    Contemporary Conflict Resolution
    av Oliver Ramsbotham

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745687216

    Since the end of the Cold War, conflict prevention and resolution, peacekeeping and peacebuilding have risen to the top of the international agenda. The fourth edition of this hugely popular text explains the key concepts, charts the development of…

  • New and Old Wars

    New and Old Wars
    av Mary Kaldor

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745655635

    Mary Kaldor's New and Old Wars has fundamentally changed the way both scholars and policy-makers understand contemporary war and conflict. In the context of globalization, this path-breaking book has shown that what we think of as war - that is to s…

  • New and Old Wars

    New and Old Wars
    av Mary Kaldor

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745655628

    Mary Kaldor's New and Old Wars has fundamentally changed the way both scholars and policy-makers understand contemporary war and conflict. In the context of globalization, this path-breaking book has shown that what we think of as war - that is to s…

  • Intersectionality

    Intersectionality
    av Patricia Hill Collins

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539680

    The concept of intersectionality has become a central topic in academic and activist circles alike. But what exactly does it mean, and why has it emerged as such a vital lens through which to explore how social inequalities of race, class, gender, s…

  • Intersectionality

    Intersectionality
    av Patricia Hill Collins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539673

    The concept of intersectionality has become a central topic in academic and activist circles alike. But what exactly does it mean, and why has it emerged as such a vital lens through which to explore how social inequalities of race, class, gender, s…

  • Gender and the Environment

    Gender and the Environment
    av Nicole Detraz

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745663838

    Climate change, natural disasters, and loss of biodiversity are all considered major environmental concerns for the international community both now and into the future. Each are damaging to the earth, but they also negatively impact human lives, es…

  • Gender and the Environment

    Gender and the Environment
    av Nicole Detraz

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745663821

    Climate change, natural disasters, and loss of biodiversity are all considered major environmental concerns for the international community both now and into the future. Each are damaging to the earth, but they also negatively impact human lives, es…

  • Democratization

    Democratization

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745618159

    In 1760 no polity in the world was democratic in any way we would now recognize. In 1995 there were democratic states on every continent and in every region. The struggle to create, sustain, and entrench democratic political systems is one of the ce…

  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    av Michael Freeman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509510283

    Human Rights is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. Its unique interdisciplinary approach invites students to think imaginatively and rigorously about one of the most important and influential political concepts of our time…

  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    av Michael Freeman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509510276

    Human Rights is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. Its unique interdisciplinary approach invites students to think imaginatively and rigorously about one of the most important and influential political concepts of our time…

  • Just Deserts

    Just Deserts
    av Daniel C. Dennett

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509545766

    The concept of free will is profoundly important to our self-understanding, our interpersonal relationships, and our moral and legal practices. If it turns out that no one is ever free and morally responsible, what would that mean for society, moral…

  • Just Deserts

    Just Deserts
    av Daniel C. Dennett

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509545759

    The concept of free will is profoundly important to our self-understanding, our interpersonal relationships, and our moral and legal practices. If it turns out that no one is ever free and morally responsible, what would that mean for society, moral…

  • Discourse and Social Change

    Discourse and Social Change
    av Norman Fairclough

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745612188

    A critical introduction to discourse analysis as it is practised in a variety of different disciplines today, from linguistics to sociology. The author shows how concern with the analysis of discourse can be combined with an interest in broader prob…

  • The Expulsion of the Other

    The Expulsion of the Other
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523061

    The days of the Other are over in this age of excessive communication, information and consumption. What used to be the Other, be it as friend, as Eros or as hell, is now indistinguishable from the self in our narcissistic desire to assimilate every…

  • The Expulsion of the Other

    The Expulsion of the Other
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523054

    The days of the Other are over in this age of excessive communication, information and consumption. What used to be the Other, be it as friend, as Eros or as hell, is now indistinguishable from the self in our narcissistic desire to assimilate every…

  • Another Science is Possible

    Another Science is Possible
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509521814

    Like fast food, fast science is quickly prepared, not particularly good and it clogs up the system. Efforts to tackle our most pressing issues, like global warming, have been stymied by conflict within the scientific community and mixed messages, sy…

  • Another Science is Possible

    Another Science is Possible
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509521807

    Like fast food, fast science is quickly prepared, not particularly good and it clogs up the system. Efforts to tackle our most pressing issues, like global warming, have been stymied by conflict within the scientific community and mixed messages, sy…

  • Class and Stratification

    Class and Stratification
    av Rosemary Crompton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638706

    Inequality in its many forms is becoming an ever greater problem in modern society. The revised edition of this popular book explains why it is so important to understand class and stratification, and how the tools used to analyse these divisions ca…

  • Class and Stratification

    Class and Stratification
    av Rosemary Crompton

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638690

    Inequality in its many forms is becoming an ever greater problem in modern society. The revised edition of this popular book explains why it is so important to understand class and stratification, and how the tools used to analyse these divisions ca…

  • Feminism and Geography

    Feminism and Geography
    av Gillian Rose

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745611563

    Geography is a subject which throughout its history has been dominated by men; men have undertaken the heroic explorations which form the mythology of its foundation, men have written most of its texts and, as many feminist geographers have remarked…

  • Feminism and Geography

    Feminism and Geography
    av Gillian Rose

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745608181

    Geography is a subject which throughout its history has been dominated by men; men have undertaken the heroic explorations which form the mythology of its foundation, men have written most of its texts and, as many feminist geographers have remarked…

  • 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 S…

  • 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 S…

  • 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…

  • Making Climate Policy Work

    Making Climate Policy Work
    av Danny Cullenward

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541805

    For decades, the world’s governments have struggled to move from talk to action on climate. Many now hope that growing public concern will lead to greater policy ambition, but the most widely promoted strategy to address the climate crisis &nd…

  • Making Climate Policy Work

    Making Climate Policy Work
    av Danny Cullenward

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541799

    For decades, the world’s governments have struggled to move from talk to action on climate. Many now hope that growing public concern will lead to greater policy ambition, but the most widely promoted strategy to address the climate crisis &nd…

  • TechnoFeminism

    TechnoFeminism
    av Judy Wajcman

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630441

    This timely and engaging book argues that technoscientific advances are radically transforming the woman--machine relationship. However, it is feminist politics rather than the technologies themselves that make the difference. TechnoFeminism fuses t…

  • TechnoFeminism

    TechnoFeminism
    av Judy Wajcman

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630434

    This timely and engaging book argues that technoscientific advances are radically transforming the woman--machine relationship. However, it is feminist politics rather than the technologies themselves that make the difference. TechnoFeminism fuses t…

  • War and Conflict in the Middle East and North Africa

    War and Conflict in the Middle East and North Africa
    av Ariel I. Ahram

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509532827

    For much of the last half century, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) has seemed the outlier in global peace. Today Iraq, Libya, Israel/Palestine, Yemen, and Syria are not just countries, but synonyms for prolonged and brutal wars. But why is M…

  • War and Conflict in the Middle East and North Africa

    War and Conflict in the Middle East and North Africa
    av Ariel I. Ahram

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509532810

    For much of the last half century, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) has seemed the outlier in global peace. Today Iraq, Libya, Israel/Palestine, Yemen, and Syria are not just countries, but synonyms for prolonged and brutal wars. But why is M…

  • 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…

  • The New History

    The New History
    av Maria Pallares-Burke

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630212

    In this innovative volume, Maria Lucia Pallares--Burke examines the nature of the so--called a new historya . In conversation with nine leading scholars associated with the movement, Pallares--Burke investigates the new approaches to the writing of…

  • The New History

    The New History
    av Maria Pallares-Burke

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630205

    In this innovative volume, Maria Lucia Pallares--Burke examines the nature of the so--called a new historya . In conversation with nine leading scholars associated with the movement, Pallares--Burke investigates the new approaches to the writing of…

  • Law, War and Crime

    Law, War and Crime
    av Gerry J. Simpson

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630236

    From events at Nuremberg and Tokyo after World War II, to the recent trials of Slobodan Milosevic and Saddam Hussein, war crimes trials are an increasingly pervasive feature of the aftermath of conflict. In his new book, Law, War and Crime, Gerry Si…

  • Law, War and Crime

    Law, War and Crime
    av Gerry J. Simpson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630229

    From events at Nuremberg and Tokyo after World War II, to the recent trials of Slobodan Milosevic and Saddam Hussein, war crimes trials are an increasingly pervasive feature of the aftermath of conflict. In his new book, Law, War and Crime, Gerry Si…

  • What is a Social Movement?

    What is a Social Movement?
    av Hank Johnston

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745660851

    Social movements play a central role in the scope and direction of social change. They were instrumental in the creation of the modern state and, today, are major forces in politics and culture. Environmentalism, gay rights, alterglobalization, and…

  • Our Psychiatric Future

    Our Psychiatric Future
    av Nikolas Rose

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745689111

    Our everyday lives are increasingly intertwined with psychiatry and discussions of mental health. Yet the dominant medical discipline of psychiatry remains surrounded by controversy. Is mental distress really an illness like any other, treatable by…

  • Our Psychiatric Future

    Our Psychiatric Future
    av Nikolas Rose

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745689128

    Our everyday lives are increasingly intertwined with psychiatry and discussions of mental health. Yet the dominant medical discipline of psychiatry remains surrounded by controversy. Is mental distress really an illness like any other, treatable by…

  • A History of Violence

    A History of Violence
    av Robert Muchembled

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745647470

    Violence is so much in the news today that we may find it hard to believe that it is less prevalent than it was in the past. But this is exactly what the distinguished historian Robert Muchembled argues in this major new work on the history of viole…

  • A History of Violence

    A History of Violence
    av Robert Muchembled

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745647463

    Violence is so much in the news today that we may find it hard to believe that it is less prevalent than it was in the past. But this is exactly what the distinguished historian Robert Muchembled argues in this major new work on the history of viole…

  • Persons and Things

    Persons and Things
    av Roberto Esposito

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745690650

    What is the relationship between persons and things? And how does the body transform this relationship? In this highly original new book, Roberto Esposito - one of Italy s leading political philosophers - considers these questions and shows that sta…

  • Persons and Things

    Persons and Things
    av Roberto Esposito

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745690643

    What is the relationship between persons and things? And how does the body transform this relationship? In this highly original new book, Roberto Esposito - one of Italy s leading political philosophers - considers these questions and shows that sta…

  • Religion in the Contemporary World

    Religion in the Contemporary World
    av Alan Aldridge

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653471

    In the new edition of this widely praised text, Alan Aldridge examines the complex realities of religious belief, practice and institutions. Religion is a powerful and controversial force in the contemporary world, even in supposedly secular societi…

  • Religion in the Contemporary World

    Religion in the Contemporary World
    av Alan Aldridge

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653464

    In the new edition of this widely praised text, Alan Aldridge examines the complex realities of religious belief, practice and institutions. Religion is a powerful and controversial force in the contemporary world, even in supposedly secular societi…

  • Post Growth

    Post Growth
    av Tim Jackson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542529

    ‘Empowering and elegiac’ Yanis Varoufakis, author of Another Now ‘Utterly inspiring’ Caroline Lucas, MP, Green Party ‘A masterpiece of measured rage and love’ Jonathan Porritt, author of Hope in Hell Capitalism is…

  • Post Growth

    Post Growth
    av Tim Jackson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542512

    ‘Empowering and elegiac’ Yanis Varoufakis, author of Another Now ‘Utterly inspiring’ Caroline Lucas, MP, Green Party ‘A masterpiece of measured rage and love’ Jonathan Porritt, author of Hope in Hell Capitalism is…

  • Retrotopia

    Retrotopia
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509515325

    We have long since lost our faith in the idea that human beings could achieve human happiness in some future ideal state a state that Thomas More, writing five centuries ago, tied to a topos, a fixed place, a land, an island, a sovereign state under…

  • Retrotopia

    Retrotopia
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509515318

    We have long since lost our faith in the idea that human beings could achieve human happiness in some future ideal state a state that Thomas More, writing five centuries ago, tied to a topos, a fixed place, a land, an island, a sovereign state under…

  • Postliberal Politics

    Postliberal Politics
    av Adrian Pabst

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546817

    Hyper-capitalism and extreme identity politics are driving us to distraction. Both destroy the basis of a common life shared across ages and classes. The COVID-19 crisis could accelerate these tendencies further, or it could herald something more ho…

  • Postliberal Politics

    Postliberal Politics
    av Adrian Pabst

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546800

    Hyper-capitalism and extreme identity politics are driving us to distraction. Both destroy the basis of a common life shared across ages and classes. The COVID-19 crisis could accelerate these tendencies further, or it could herald something more ho…

  • Down to Earth

    Down to Earth
    av Bruno Latour

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509530571

    The present ecological mutation has organized the whole political landscape for the last thirty years. This could explain the deadly cocktail of exploding inequalities, massive deregulation, and conversion of the dream of globalization into a nightm…

  • Down to Earth

    Down to Earth
    av Bruno Latour

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509530564

    The present ecological mutation has organized the whole political landscape for the last thirty years. This could explain the deadly cocktail of exploding inequalities, massive deregulation, and conversion of the dream of globalization into a nightm…

  • Pandemic!

    Pandemic!
    av Slavoj i ek

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546114

    As an unprecedented global pandemic sweeps the planet, who better than the supercharged Slovenian philosopher Slavoj ?i?ek to uncover its deeper meanings, marvel at its mind-boggling paradoxes and speculate on the profundity of its consequences? We…

  • Pandemic!

    Pandemic!
    av Slavoj i ek

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546107

    As an unprecedented global pandemic sweeps the planet, who better than the supercharged Slovenian philosopher Slavoj ?i?ek to uncover its deeper meanings, marvel at its mind-boggling paradoxes and speculate on the profundity of its consequences? We…

  • The Wealth Hoarders

    The Wealth Hoarders
    av Chuck Collins

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509543496

    For decades, a secret army of tax attorneys, accountants and wealth managers has been developing into the shadowy Wealth Defence Industry. These ‘agents of inequality’ are paid millions to hide trillions for the richest 0.01%. In this bo…

  • The Wealth Hoarders

    The Wealth Hoarders
    av Chuck Collins

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509543489

    For decades, a secret army of tax attorneys, accountants and wealth managers has been developing into the shadowy Wealth Defence Industry. These ‘agents of inequality’ are paid millions to hide trillions for the richest 0.01%. In this bo…

  • Deep Adaptation

    Deep Adaptation
    av Jem Bendell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546848

    ‘Deep adaptation’ refers to the personal and collective changes that might help us to prepare for – and live with – a climate-influenced breakdown or collapse of our societies. It is a framework for responding to the terrifyi…

  • Deep Adaptation

    Deep Adaptation
    av Jem Bendell

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546831

    ‘Deep adaptation’ refers to the personal and collective changes that might help us to prepare for – and live with – a climate-influenced breakdown or collapse of our societies. It is a framework for responding to the terrifyi…

  • The New Boss

    The New Boss
    av Niklas Luhmann

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509517886

    Any organization, no matter how stolid, may be unsettled by the news that a new boss is about to take over. Talk in the hallways increases, staff worry about their jobs, uncertainty grows. Even when the change has happened, problems emerge when the…

  • The New Boss

    The New Boss
    av Niklas Luhmann

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509517879

    Any organization, no matter how stolid, may be unsettled by the news that a new boss is about to take over. Talk in the hallways increases, staff worry about their jobs, uncertainty grows. Even when the change has happened, problems emerge when the…

  • Correspondences

    Correspondences
    av Tim Ingold

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544110

    We inhabit a world of more than humans. For life to flourish, we must listen to the calls this world makes on us, and respond with care, sensitivity and judgement. That is what it means to correspond, to join our lives with those of the beings, matt…

  • Correspondences

    Correspondences
    av Tim Ingold

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544103

    We inhabit a world of more than humans. For life to flourish, we must listen to the calls this world makes on us, and respond with care, sensitivity and judgement. That is what it means to correspond, to join our lives with those of the beings, matt…

  • Climate and Society

    Climate and Society
    av Robin Leichenko

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684390

    This bold and important new book presents current and emerging thinking on the social dimensions of climate change. Using clear language and powerful examples, it introduces key concepts and frameworks for understanding the multifaceted connections…

  • Climate and Society

    Climate and Society
    av Robin Leichenko

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684383

    This bold and important new book presents current and emerging thinking on the social dimensions of climate change. Using clear language and powerful examples, it introduces key concepts and frameworks for understanding the multifaceted connections…

  • The Theory of Communicative Action

    The Theory of Communicative Action
    av Habermas

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745607702

    Offers a systematic reconstruction of the theoretical foundations and framework of critical social theory.

  • 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 comman…

  • Studies in Ethnomethodology

    Studies in Ethnomethodology
    av Harold Garfinkel

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745600055

    This is the first appearance in paper back of one of the major classics of contemporary Sociology. Studies in Ethnomethodology has inspired a wide range of important theoretical and empirical work in the social sciences and linguistics. It is one of…

  • The Theory of Communicative Action

    The Theory of Communicative Action
    av Habermas

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745603865

    Here, for the first time in English, is volume one of Jurgen Habermasa s long--awaited magnum opus: The Theory of Communicative Action. This pathbreaking work is guided by three interrelated concerns: (1) to develop a concept of communicative ration…

  • The Disappearance of Rituals

    The Disappearance of Rituals
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542765

    Untrammelled neoliberalism and the inexorable force of production have produced a 21st century crisis of community: a narcissistic cult of authenticity and mass turning-inward are among the pathologies engendered by it. We are individuals afloat in…

  • The Disappearance of Rituals

    The Disappearance of Rituals
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542758

    Untrammelled neoliberalism and the inexorable force of production have produced a 21st century crisis of community: a narcissistic cult of authenticity and mass turning-inward are among the pathologies engendered by it. We are individuals afloat in…

  • Existentialism

    Existentialism
    av Kevin Aho

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539628

    Existentialism: An Introduction has established itself as the most comprehensive and accessible book on the subject available. In this fully revised and expanded second edition, Kevin Aho draws on a wide range of existentialist thinkers from both th…

  • Existentialism

    Existentialism
    av Kevin Aho

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539611

    Existentialism: An Introduction has established itself as the most comprehensive and accessible book on the subject available. In this fully revised and expanded second edition, Kevin Aho draws on a wide range of existentialist thinkers from both th…

  • Cold Intimacies

    Cold Intimacies
    av Eva Illouz

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639055

    It is commonly assumed that capitalism has created an a-emotional world dominated by bureaucratic rationality; that economic behavior conflicts with intimate, authentic relationships; that the public and private spheres are irremediably opposed to e…

  • Cold Intimacies

    Cold Intimacies
    av Eva Illouz

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639048

    It is commonly assumed that capitalism has created an a-emotional world dominated by bureaucratic rationality; that economic behavior conflicts with intimate, authentic relationships; that the public and private spheres are irremediably opposed to e…

  • Precarious Lives

    Precarious Lives
    av Arne L. Kalleberg

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509506507

    Employment relations in advanced, post-industrial democracies have become increasingly insecure and uncertain as the risks associated with work are being shifted from employers and governments to workers. Arne L. Kalleberg examines the impact of the…

  • Precarious Lives

    Precarious Lives
    av Arne L. Kalleberg

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509506491

    Employment relations in advanced, post-industrial democracies have become increasingly insecure and uncertain as the risks associated with work are being shifted from employers and governments to workers. Arne L. Kalleberg examines the impact of the…

  • Postmodernity and its Discontents

    Postmodernity and its Discontents
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745617916

    The most prominent anxieties in our society today, Bauman shows, derive from the removal of security. The very pursuit of individual happiness corrupts and undermines those systems of authority needed for a stable life. This book builds upon Bauman'…

  • Postmodernity and its Discontents

    Postmodernity and its Discontents
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745617909

    When Freud wrote his classic Civilization and its Discontents, he was concerned with repression. Modern civilization depends upon the constraint of impulse, the limiting of self expression. Today, in the time of modernity, Bauman argues, Freuda s an…

  • After God

    After God
    av Peter Sloterdijk

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533510

    In his Critique of Cynical Reason, Peter Sloterdijk pursued an enlightenment of the Enlightenment in both its beginnings and the present. After God is dedicated to the theological enlightenment of theology. It ranges from the period when gods reigne…

  • After God

    After God
    av Peter Sloterdijk

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533503

    In his Critique of Cynical Reason, Peter Sloterdijk pursued an enlightenment of the Enlightenment in both its beginnings and the present. After God is dedicated to the theological enlightenment of theology. It ranges from the period when gods reigne…

  • Habitus and Field

    Habitus and Field
    av Pierre Bourdieu

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509526697

    This is the second of five volumes based on the lectures given by Pierre Bourdieu at the Collège de France in the early 1980s under the title ‘General Sociology’. In these lectures, Bourdieu sets out to define and defend sociology as an…

  • The Uncontrollability of the World

    The Uncontrollability of the World
    av Hartmut Rosa

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509543168

    The driving cultural force of that form of life we call ‘modern’ is the desire to make the world controllable. Yet it is only in encountering the uncontrollable that we really experience the world – only then do we feel touched, mo…

  • The Uncontrollability of the World

    The Uncontrollability of the World
    av Hartmut Rosa

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509543151

    The driving cultural force of that form of life we call ‘modern’ is the desire to make the world controllable. Yet it is only in encountering the uncontrollable that we really experience the world – only then do we feel touched, mo…

  • The Digital Divide

    The Digital Divide
    av Jan van Dijk

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509534456

    Contrary to optimistic visions of a free internet for all, the problem of the ‘digital divide’ – the disparity between those with access to internet technology and those without – has persisted for close to twenty-five years.…

  • The Digital Divide

    The Digital Divide
    av Jan van Dijk

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509534449

    Contrary to optimistic visions of a free internet for all, the problem of the ‘digital divide’ – the disparity between those with access to internet technology and those without – has persisted for close to twenty-five years.…

  • Social Work in a Globalizing World

    Social Work in a Globalizing World
    av Lena Dominelli

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745640891

    This inspiring and stimulating book confronts contemporary challenges facing social workers. Many of the forms of human, social and environmental degradation addressed arise from social problems that have persisted over time, such as social work s o…

  • Social Work in a Globalizing World

    Social Work in a Globalizing World
    av Lena Dominelli

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745640884

    This inspiring and stimulating book confronts contemporary challenges facing social workers. Many of the forms of human, social and environmental degradation addressed arise from social problems that have persisted over time, such as social work s o…