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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Understanding the Life Course

    Understanding the Life Course
    av Lorraine Green

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745697932

    Understanding the Life Course provides a uniquely comprehensive guide to the entire life course from an interdisciplinary perspective. Combining important insights from sociology and psychology, the book presents the concept's theoretical underpinni…

  • Understanding the Life Course

    Understanding the Life Course
    av Lorraine Green

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745697925

    Understanding the Life Course provides a uniquely comprehensive guide to the entire life course from an interdisciplinary perspective. Combining important insights from sociology and psychology, the book presents the concept's theoretical underpinni…

  • 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…

  • Archaeological Theory Today

    Archaeological Theory Today
    av Ian Hodder

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653075

    Now in a revised and updated second edition, this volume provides an authoritative account of the current status of archaeological theory, as presented by some of its major exponents and innovators over recent decades. It summarizes the latest devel…

  • Archaeological Theory Today

    Archaeological Theory Today
    av Ian Hodder

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653068

    Now in a revised and updated second edition, this volume provides an authoritative account of the current status of archaeological theory, as presented by some of its major exponents and innovators over recent decades. It summarizes the latest devel…

  • Liquid Modernity

    Liquid Modernity
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624105

    aeo A major new book by one of the most original thinkers today. aeo Develops a distinctive argument about the a liquida nature of modernity. aeo Re--examines key concepts which look at the heart of orthodox accounts of the human condition, includin…

  • Well-Being

    Well-Being
    av Ben Bradley

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662732

    The concept of well-being plays a central role in moral and political theory. Policies and actions are justified or criticized on the grounds that they make people better or worse off. But is there really such a thing as well-being, and if so, what…

  • Well-Being

    Well-Being
    av Ben Bradley

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662725

    The concept of well-being plays a central role in moral and political theory. Policies and actions are justified or criticized on the grounds that they make people better or worse off. But is there really such a thing as well-being, and if so, what…

  • Popular Music and Society

    Popular Music and Society
    av Brian Longhurst

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653655

    The third edition of Popular Music and Society is fully revised and updated, deftly exploring the study of popular music in the context of wider debates in sociology and media and cultural studies. Astute and accessible, it continues to set the agen…

  • Popular Music and Society

    Popular Music and Society
    av Brian Longhurst

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653648

    The third edition of Popular Music and Society is fully revised and updated, deftly exploring the study of popular music in the context of wider debates in sociology and media and cultural studies. Astute and accessible, it continues to set the agen…

  • 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…

  • Social Deviance

    Social Deviance
    av Stuart Henry

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523511

    The new edition of this popular introduction explores the meaning of social deviance in contemporary society. It traces the path by which we create deviance: how we single out behavior, ideas, and appearances that differ from the "norm," label them…

  • Social Deviance

    Social Deviance
    av Stuart Henry

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523504

    The new edition of this popular introduction explores the meaning of social deviance in contemporary society. It traces the path by which we create deviance: how we single out behavior, ideas, and appearances that differ from the "norm," label them…

  • 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…

  • Pandemic!

    Pandemic!
    av Slavoj Zizek

    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 l…

  • Pandemic!

    Pandemic!
    av Slavoj Zizek

    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 l…

  • Defiant Earth

    Defiant Earth
    av Clive Hamilton

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509519750

    Humans have become so powerful that we have disrupted the functioning of the Earth System as a whole, bringing on a new geological epoch the Anthropocene one in which the serene and clement conditions that allowed civilisation to flourish are disapp…

  • Defiant Earth

    Defiant Earth
    av Clive Hamilton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509519743

    Humans have become so powerful that we have disrupted the functioning of the Earth System as a whole, bringing on a new geological epoch the Anthropocene one in which the serene and clement conditions that allowed civilisation to flourish are disapp…

  • Media and Politics in a Globalizing World

    Media and Politics in a Globalizing World
    av Alexa Robertson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745654706

    Globalization and technological advances have had a dramatic impact on the relationship between media and politics. How can we understand the connection between the two in the present day? Alexa Robertson argues that we cannot understand the power o…

  • Media and Politics in a Globalizing World

    Media and Politics in a Globalizing World
    av Alexa Robertson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745654690

    Globalization and technological advances have had a dramatic impact on the relationship between media and politics. How can we understand the connection between the two in the present day? Alexa Robertson argues that we cannot understand the power o…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Global Health Governance

    Global Health Governance
    av Jeremy Youde

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653099

    In recent years the spread of diseases such as AIDS, SARS and avianflu has pushed health issues towards the top of the internationalagenda. Such outbreaks have serious political, economic, and socialconsequences and remind the world of the necessity…

  • Global Health Governance

    Global Health Governance
    av Jeremy Youde

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653082

    In recent years the spread of diseases such as AIDS, SARS and avianflu has pushed health issues towards the top of the internationalagenda. Such outbreaks have serious political, economic, and socialconsequences and remind the world of the necessity…

  • Digital Sociology

    Digital Sociology
    av Noortje Marres

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684796

    Digital Sociology is definitive for anyone interested in social research with digital data. Lucidly and generatively, it analyses how digital data increasingly render knowledge a core contemporary social problem. Drawing on great experience with dig…

  • Digital Sociology

    Digital Sociology
    av Noortje Marres

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684789

    Digital Sociology is definitive for anyone interested in social research with digital data. Lucidly and generatively, it analyses how digital data increasingly render knowledge a core contemporary social problem. Drawing on great experience with dig…

  • The Welfare State Reader

    The Welfare State Reader

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745663692

    The Welfare State Reader has established itself as a vital source of outstanding original research since its original appearance in 2000. In the third edition, Pierson, Castles and Naumann have comprehensively overhauled the content, bringing it who…

  • The Welfare State Reader

    The Welfare State Reader

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745663685

    The Welfare State Reader has established itself as a vital source of outstanding original research since its original appearance in 2000. In the third edition, Pierson, Castles and Naumann have comprehensively overhauled the content, bringing it who…

  • 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…

  • Scales of Justice

    Scales of Justice
    av Nancy Fraser

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745644875

    Until recently, struggles for justice proceeded against the background of a taken-for-granted frame: the bounded territorial state. With that "Westphalian" picture of political space assumed by default, the scope of justice was rarely subject to exp…

  • Scales of Justice

    Scales of Justice
    av Nancy Fraser

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745644868

    Until recently, struggles for justice proceeded against the background of a taken-for-granted frame: the bounded territorial state. With that "Westphalian" picture of political space assumed by default, the scope of justice was rarely subject to exp…

  • Population and Society

    Population and Society
    av Gregg Lee Carter

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745668383

    This exciting new book presents the field of social demography, animating the study of population with a vibrant sociological imagination. Gregg Lee Carter provides multiple demonstrations of how taking a demographic perspective can give us a better…

  • Population and Society

    Population and Society
    av Gregg Lee Carter

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745668376

    This exciting new book presents the field of social demography, animating the study of population with a vibrant sociological imagination. Gregg Lee Carter provides multiple demonstrations of how taking a demographic perspective can give us a better…

  • The Fashioned Body

    The Fashioned Body
    av Joanne Entwistle

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649382

    The Fashioned Body provides a wide-ranging and original overview of fashion and dress from an historical and sociological perspective. Where once fashion was seen as marginal, it has now entered into core economic discourse focused around ideas abou…

  • The Fashioned Body

    The Fashioned Body
    av Joanne Entwistle

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649375

    The Fashioned Body provides a wide-ranging and original overview of fashion and dress from an historical and sociological perspective. Where once fashion was seen as marginal, it has now entered into core economic discourse focused around ideas abou…

  • Political Philosophy

    Political Philosophy
    av Adam Swift

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533350

    Politicians invoke grand ideas: social justice, democracy, community, liberty, equality. But what do these ideas really mean? How can politicians across the political spectrum appeal to the same values? This fourth edition of Adam Swift's highly rea…

  • Political Philosophy

    Political Philosophy
    av Adam Swift

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533343

    Politicians invoke grand ideas: social justice, democracy, community, liberty, equality. But what do these ideas really mean? How can politicians across the political spectrum appeal to the same values? This fourth edition of Adam Swift's highly rea…

  • Despised

    Despised
    av Paul Embery

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539994

    The typical contemporary Labour MP is almost certain to be a university-educated Europhile who is more comfortable in the leafy enclaves of north London than the party's historic heartlands. As a result, Labour has become radically out of step with…

  • Despised

    Despised
    av Paul Embery

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539987

    The typical contemporary Labour MP is almost certain to be a university-educated Europhile who is more comfortable in the leafy enclaves of north London than the party's historic heartlands. As a result, Labour has become radically out of step with…

  • Global Politics of Health

    Global Politics of Health
    av Sara Davies

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745640426

    Global Politics of Health provides an innovative and comprehensive introduction to the field of health and international relations. It calls for a more nuanced understanding of the nature of the global health crisis and the political dilemmas associ…

  • Global Politics of Health

    Global Politics of Health
    av Sara Davies

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745640419

    International responses to the outbreak of SARS, the spread of HIV/AIDS, and the promotion of health as a human right all demonstrate how global politics have a profound effect on the way we think about and respond to major health challenges. Despit…

  • Consumer Culture

    Consumer Culture
    av Celia Lury

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745643304

    The second edition of Consumer Culture brings this successful introductory textbook right up-to-date for students who are interested in the nature and role of consumption in modern societies. It introduces the importance of new object-based studies…

  • Consumer Culture

    Consumer Culture
    av Celia Lury

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745643298

    The second edition of Consumer Culture brings this successful introductory textbook right up-to-date for students who are interested in the nature and role of consumption in modern societies. It introduces the importance of new object-based studies…

  • Democracy and Human Rights

    Democracy and Human Rights
    av David Beetham

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623153

    What is democracy? How do we know when we have it? Is liberal democracy merely one, or the only, version of democracy, realizable at governmental level? What is the relation between democracy and human rights? This text attempts to answer these and…

  • A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name

    A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541188

    With irrepressible humor, Slavoj i ek dissects our current political and social climate, discussing everything from Jordan Peterson and sex "unicorns" to Greta Thunberg and Chairman Mao. Taking aim at his enemies on the Left, Right, and Center, he a…

  • A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name

    A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541171

    With irrepressible humor, Slavoj i ek dissects our current political and social climate, discussing everything from Jordan Peterson and sex "unicorns" to Greta Thunberg and Chairman Mao. Taking aim at his enemies on the Left, Right, and Center, he a…

  • Green Social Work

    Green Social Work
    av Lena Dominelli

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745654010

    Social work is the profession that claims to intervene to enhance people's well-being. However, social workers have played a low-key role in environmental issues that increasingly impact on people's well-being, both locally and globally. This compel…

  • Green Social Work

    Green Social Work
    av Lena Dominelli

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745654003

    Social work is the profession that claims to intervene to enhance people's well-being. However, social workers have played a low-key role in environmental issues that increasingly impact on people's well-being, both locally and globally. This compel…

  • Southern Theory

    Southern Theory
    av Raewyn W. Connell

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745642499

    In Southern Theory Raewyn Connell presents the case for a new 'world social science' - one that is inclusive of many voices - by arguing for a more democratic global recognition of social theory from societies outside the dominant European and North…

  • Southern Theory

    Southern Theory
    av Raewyn W. Connell

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745642482

    In Southern Theory Raewyn Connell presents the case for a new 'world social science' - one that is inclusive of many voices - by arguing for a more democratic global recognition of social theory from societies outside the dominant European and North…

  • Crime in an Insecure World

    Crime in an Insecure World
    av Richard V. Ericson

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638294

    This new book by Richard Ericson explores the alarming trend across Western societies of treating every imaginable source of harm as a crime. It locates this trend in the 21st century obsession with insecurity fostered by neo-liberal governments. It…

  • Crime in an Insecure World

    Crime in an Insecure World
    av Richard V. Ericson

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638287

    Crime in an Insecure World investigates the alarming trend across Western societies of treating every imaginable source of harm as a crime. It locates this trend in the 21st century obsession with insecurity fostered by neo-liberal governments. It e…

  • Immunitas

    Immunitas
    av Roberto Esposito

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649146

    This book by Roberto Esposito - a leading Italian political philosopher - is a highly original exploration of the relationship between human bodies and societies. The original function of law, even before it was codified, was to preserve peaceful co…

  • Immunitas

    Immunitas
    av Roberto Esposito

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745649139

    This book by Roberto Esposito - a leading Italian political philosopher - is a highly original exploration of the relationship between human bodies and societies. The original function of law, even before it was codified, was to preserve peaceful co…

  • A Private Sphere

    A Private Sphere
    av Zizi A. Papacharissi

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745645254

    Online technologies excite the public imagination with narratives of democratization. The Internet is a political medium, borne of democracy, but is it democratizing? Late modern democracies are characterized by civic apathy, public skepticism, disi…

  • A Private Sphere

    A Private Sphere
    av Zizi A. Papacharissi

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745645247

    Online technologies excite the public imagination with narratives of democratization. The Internet is a political medium, borne of democracy, but is it democratizing? Late modern democracies are characterized by civic apathy, public skepticism, disi…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • The Will of the People

    The Will of the People
    av Albert Weale

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533275

    Democracies today are in the grip of a myth: the myth of the will of the people. Populist movements use the idea to challenge elected representatives. Politicians, content to invoke the will of the people, fail in their duty to make responsible and…

  • The Will of the People

    The Will of the People
    av Albert Weale

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533268

    Democracies today are in the grip of a myth: the myth of the will of the people. Populist movements use the idea to challenge elected representatives. Politicians, content to invoke the will of the people, fail in their duty to make responsible and…

  • Human Rights - an Interdisciplinary Approach 2E

    Human Rights - an Interdisciplinary Approach 2E
    av Michael Freeman

    Inbunden - 2010 - 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…

  • Gender

    Gender
    av Raewyn Connell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539000

    How can we understand gender in the contemporary world? What psychological differences now exist between women and men? How are masculinities and femininities made? And how is gender entwined in global politics and debates over trans issues?Raewyn C…

  • Gender

    Gender
    av Raewyn Connell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538997

    How can we understand gender in the contemporary world? What psychological differences now exist between women and men? How are masculinities and femininities made? And how is gender entwined in global politics and debates over trans issues?Raewyn C…

  • Computer Games

    Computer Games
    av Diane Carr

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745634012

    This book provides a systematic, comprehensive introduction to the analysis of computer and video games. It introduces key concepts and approaches drawn from literary, film and media theory in an accessible and concrete manner; and it tests their us…

  • Computer Games

    Computer Games
    av Diane Carr

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745634005

    Computer games are one of the most exciting and rapidly evolving media of our time. Revenues from console and computer games have now overtaken those from Hollywood movies; and online gaming is one of the fastest-growing areas of the internet. Games…

  • Incomplete Revolution

    Incomplete Revolution
    av Gosta Esping-Andersen

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745643168

    Our future depends very much on how we respond to three greatchallenges of the new century, all of which threaten to increasesocial inequality: first, how we adapt institutions to the new roleof women - the ?incomplete revolution' of our time; secon…

  • Incomplete Revolution

    Incomplete Revolution
    av Gosta Esping-Andersen

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745643151

    Our future depends very much on how we respond to three great challenges of the new century, all of which threaten to increase social inequality: first, how we adapt institutions to the new role of women; second, how we prepare our children for the…

  • Existentialism

    Existentialism
    av Kevin Aho

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651422

    Existentialism: An Introduction provides an accessible and scholarly introduction to the core ideas of the existentialist tradition. Kevin Aho draws on a wide range of existentialist thinkers in chapters centering on the key themes of freedom, being…

  • Existentialism

    Existentialism
    av Kevin Aho

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651415

    Existentialism: An Introduction provides an accessible and scholarly introduction to the core ideas of the existentialist tradition. Kevin Aho draws on a wide range of existentialist thinkers in chapters centering on the key themes of freedom, being…

  • What is Military History?

    What is Military History?
    av Stephen Morillo

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509517619

    The third edition of What is Military History? has been thoroughly updated, and includes a new bibliography and new case studies on naval warfare and the origins of war, as well as expanded sections on historiography, environmental history and world…

  • What is Military History?

    What is Military History?
    av Stephen Morillo

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509517602

    The third edition of What is Military History? has been thoroughly updated, and includes a new bibliography and new case studies on naval warfare and the origins of war, as well as expanded sections on historiography, environmental history and world…

  • The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

    The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536115

    No other Marxist text has come close to achieving the fame and influence of The Communist Manifesto. Translated into over 100 languages, this clarion call to the workers of the world radically shaped the events of the twentieth century. But what rel…

  • The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

    The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536108

    No other Marxist text has come close to achieving the fame and influence of The Communist Manifesto. Translated into over 100 languages, this clarion call to the workers of the world radically shaped the events of the twentieth century. But what rel…

  • The Far Right Today

    The Far Right Today
    av Cas Mudde

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536849

    The far right is back with a vengeance. After several decades at the political margins, far-right politics has again taken center stage. Three of the world's largest democracies - Brazil, India, and the United States - now have a radical right leade…

  • The Far Right Today

    The Far Right Today
    av Cas Mudde

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536832

    The far right is back with a vengeance. After several decades at the political margins, far-right politics has again taken center stage. Three of the world's largest democracies - Brazil, India, and the United States - now have a radical right leade…

  • Data Theory

    Data Theory
    av Simon Lindgren

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539284

    The datafication of our world offers huge challenges and opportunities for social science. The 'data-drivenness' of computational research can occur at the expense of theoretical reflection and interpretation. Additionally, it can be difficult to re…

  • Data Theory

    Data Theory
    av Simon Lindgren

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539277

    The datafication of our world offers huge challenges and opportunities for social science. The 'data-drivenness' of computational research can occur at the expense of theoretical reflection and interpretation. Additionally, it can be difficult to re…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Disability: A Life Course Approach

    Disability: A Life Course Approach
    av Mark Priestley

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745625133

    This work provides students and teachers with easy access to many of the most important current disability issues and debates. It provides a clearly focused account, and bridges some important gaps in the existing disability literature by including…