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  • On Justification
    564 kr

    On Justification
    av Luc Boltanski

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691125169
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    A vital and underappreciated dimension of social interaction is the way individuals justify their actions to others, instinctively drawing on their experience to appeal to principles they hope will command respect. Individuals, however, often misrea…

  • Interaction Ritual Chains
    437 kr

    Interaction Ritual Chains
    av Randall Collins

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691123899
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    Sex, smoking, and social stratification are three very different social phenomena. And yet, argues sociologist Randall Collins, they and much else in our social lives are driven by a common force: interaction rituals. Interaction Ritual Chains is a…

  • Inside the Critics' Circle: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times
    333 kr

    Inside the Critics' Circle: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times
    av Phillipa K. Chong

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691167466
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  • The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany
    274 kr

    The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany
    av Cynthia Miller-Idriss

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691170206
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    How extremism is going mainstream in Germany through clothing brands laced with racist and nationalist symbolsThe past decade has witnessed a steady increase in far right politics, social movements, and extremist violence in Europe. Scholars and pol…

  • Impossible Engineering
    324 kr

    Impossible Engineering
    av Chandra Mukerji

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691166650
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    The Canal du Midi, which threads through southwestern France and links the Atlantic to the Mediterranean, was an astonishing feat of seventeenth-century engineering--in fact, it was technically impossible according to the standards of its day. Impos…

  • Privilege
    169 kr

    Privilege
    av Shamus Rahman Khan

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691156231
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    As one of the most prestigious high schools in the nation, St. Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire, has long been the exclusive domain of America's wealthiest sons. But times have changed. Today, a new elite of boys and girls is being molded at…

  • Contested Tastes
    254 kr

    Contested Tastes
    av Michaela DeSoucey

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691183183
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    An inside look at the complex and controversial debates surrounding foie grasIn the past decade, the French delicacy foie gras-the fattened liver of ducks or geese that have been force-fed through a tube-has been at the center of contentious battles…

  • A Fraught Embrace: The Romance and Reality of AIDS Altruism in Africa
    385 kr

    A Fraught Embrace: The Romance and Reality of AIDS Altruism in Africa
    av Ann Swidler, Susan Cotts Watkins

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691173924
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    The complex relationships between altruists, beneficiaries, and brokers in the global effort to fight AIDS in AfricaIn the wake of the AIDS pandemic, legions of organizations and compassionate individuals descended on Africa from faraway places to o…

  • Making Volunteers
    595 kr

    Making Volunteers
    av Nina Eliasoph

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691147093
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    Volunteering improves inner character, builds community, cures poverty, and prevents crime. We've all heard this kind of empowerment talk from nonprofit and government-sponsored civic programs. But what do these programs really accomplish? In Making…

  • Making Volunteers
    348 kr

    Making Volunteers
    av Nina Eliasoph

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691162072
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    Volunteering improves inner character, builds community, cures poverty, and prevents crime. We've all heard this kind of empowerment talk from nonprofit and government-sponsored civic programs. But what do these programs really accomplish? In Making…

  • Hollywood Highbrow
    663 kr

    Hollywood Highbrow
    av Shyon Baumann

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691125275
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    Today's moviegoers and critics generally consider some Hollywood products--even some blockbusters--to be legitimate works of art. But during the first half century of motion pictures very few Americans would have thought to call an American movie "a…

  • Reds, Whites, and Blues
    564 kr

    Reds, Whites, and Blues
    av William G. Roy

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691143637
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    Music, and folk music in particular, is often embraced as a form of political expression, a vehicle for bridging or reinforcing social boundaries, and a valuable tool for movements reconfiguring the social landscape. Reds, Whites, and Blues examines…

  • Reds, Whites, and Blues
    298 kr

    Reds, Whites, and Blues
    av William G. Roy

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691162089
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    Music, and folk music in particular, is often embraced as a form of political expression, a vehicle for bridging or reinforcing social boundaries, and a valuable tool for movements reconfiguring the social landscape. Reds, Whites, and Blues examines…

  • Seeing the World: How Us Universities Make Knowledge in a Global Era
    385 kr

    Seeing the World: How Us Universities Make Knowledge in a Global Era
    av Mitchell Stevens, Cynthia Miller-Idriss, Seteney Shami

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691158693
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    An in-depth look at why American universities continue to favor U.S.-focused social science research despite efforts to make scholarship more cosmopolitanU.S. research universities have long endeavored to be cosmopolitan places, yet the disciplines…

  • There Goes the Gayborhood?
    290 kr

    There Goes the Gayborhood?
    av Amin Ghaziani

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691168418
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    Gay neighborhoods, like the legendary Castro District in San Francisco and New York's Greenwich Village, have long provided sexual minorities with safe havens in an often unsafe world. But as our society increasingly accepts gays and lesbians into t…

  • There Goes the Gayborhood?
    412 kr

    There Goes the Gayborhood?
    av Amin Ghaziani

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691158792
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    Gay neighborhoods, like the legendary Castro District in San Francisco and New York's Greenwich Village, have long provided sexual minorities with safe havens in an often unsafe world. But as our society increasingly accepts gays and lesbians into t…

  • The Battle for Yellowstone
    290 kr

    The Battle for Yellowstone
    av Justin Farrell

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691176307
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    Yellowstone holds a special place in America's heart. As the world's first national park, it is globally recognized as the crown jewel of modern environmental preservation. But the park and its surrounding regions have recently become a lightning ro…

  • The Battle for Yellowstone
    459 kr

    The Battle for Yellowstone
    av Justin Farrell

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691164342
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    Yellowstone holds a special place in America's heart. As the world's first national park, it is globally recognized as the crown jewel of modern environmental preservation. But the park and its surrounding regions have recently become a lightning ro…

  • Blessed Events
    478 kr

    Blessed Events
    av Pamela E. Klassen

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691087986
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    Blessed Events explores how women who give birth at home use religion to make sense of their births and in turn draw on their birthing experiences to bring meaning to their lives and families. Pamela Klassen introduces a surprisingly diverse group o…

  • Becoming Right
    253 kr

    Becoming Right
    av Amy J. Binder

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691163666
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    Conservative pundits allege that the pervasive liberalism of America's colleges and universities has detrimental effects on undergraduates, most particularly right-leaning ones. Yet not enough attention has actually been paid to young conservatives…

  • Magazines and the Making of America: Modernization, Community, and Print Culture, 1741-1860
    491 kr

    Magazines and the Making of America: Modernization, Community, and Print Culture, 1741-1860
    av Heather A. Haveman

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691164403
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    From the colonial era to the onset of the Civil War, Magazines and the Making of America looks at how magazines and the individuals, organizations, and circumstances they connected ushered America into the modern age. How did a magazine industry eme…

  • A Fraught Embrace
    292 kr

    A Fraught Embrace
    av Ann Swidler

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691183206
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    In the wake of the AIDS pandemic, legions of organizations and compassionate individuals from faraway places descended on Africa to offer help and save lives. Ann Swidler and Susan Cotts Watkins vividly describe the often mismatched expectations and…

  • Religion and Family in a Changing Society
    385 kr

    Religion and Family in a Changing Society
    av Penny Edgell

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691086750
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    The 1950s religious boom was organized around the male-breadwinner lifestyle in the burgeoning postwar suburbs. But since the 1950s, family life has been fundamentally reconfigured in the United States. How do religion and family fit together today?…

  • The Minds of Marginalized Black Men
    563 kr

    The Minds of Marginalized Black Men
    av Alford A. Young

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691127002
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    While we hear much about the "culture of poverty" that keeps poor black men poor, we know little about how such men understand their social position and relationship to the American dream. Moving beyond stereotypes, this book examines how twenty-six…

  • Reinventing Justice
    427 kr

    Reinventing Justice
    av James L. Nolan

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691114750
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    Drug courts offer radically new ways to deal with the legal and social problems presented by repeat drug offenders, often dismissing criminal charges as an incentive for participation in therapeutic programs. Since the first drug court opened in 198…

  • Elusive Togetherness
    455 kr

    Elusive Togetherness
    av Paul Lichterman

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691096513
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    Many scholars and citizens alike have counted on civic groups to create broad ties that bind society. Some hope that faith-based civic groups will spread their reach as government retreats. Yet few studies ask how, if at all, civic groups reach out…

  • Kingdom of Children
    386 kr

    Kingdom of Children
    av Mitchell L. Stevens

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691114682
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    More than one million American children are schooled by their parents. As their ranks grow, home schoolers are making headlines by winning national spelling bees and excelling at elite universities. The few studies conducted suggest that homeschoole…

  • Framing Europe
    435 kr

    Framing Europe
    av Juan Diez Medrano

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691146508
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    This book provides a major empirical analysis of differing attitudes to European integration in three of Europe's most important countries: Germany, Spain, and the United Kingdom. From its beginnings, the European Union has resounded with debate ove…

  • Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the Canal Du MIDI
    569 kr

    Impossible Engineering: Technology and Territoriality on the Canal Du MIDI
    av Chandra Mukerji

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691140322
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    The Canal du Midi, which threads through southwestern France and links the Atlantic to the Mediterranean, was an astonishing feat of seventeenth-century engineering--in fact, it was technically impossible according to the standards of its day. Impos…

  • The Moral Background
    326 kr

    The Moral Background
    av Gabriel Abend

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691171128
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    In recent years, many disciplines have become interested in the scientific study of morality. However, a conceptual framework for this work is still lacking. In The Moral Background, Gabriel Abend develops just such a framework and uses it to invest…

  • The Moral Background
    491 kr

    The Moral Background
    av Gabriel Abend

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691159447
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    In recent years, many disciplines have become interested in the scientific study of morality. However, a conceptual framework for this work is still lacking. In The Moral Background, Gabriel Abend develops just such a framework and uses it to invest…

  • Under the Cover: The Creation, Production, and Reception of a Novel
    385 kr

    Under the Cover: The Creation, Production, and Reception of a Novel
    av Clayton Childress

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691160382
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    Under the Cover follows the life trajectory of a single work of fiction from its initial inspiration to its reception by reviewers and readers. The subject is Jarrettsville, a historical novel by Cornelia Nixon, which was published in 2009 and based…

  • Contentious Curricula
    458 kr

    Contentious Curricula
    av Amy J. Binder

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691117904
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    This book compares two challenges made to American public school curricula in the 1980s and 1990s. It identifies striking similarities between proponents of Afrocentrism and creationism, accounts for their differential outcomes, and draws important…

  • Partisan Publics
    413 kr

    Partisan Publics
    av Ann Mische

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691141046
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    During the 1980s and 1990s, Brazil struggled to rebuild its democracy after twenty years of military dictatorship, experiencing financial crises, corruption scandals, political protest, and intense electoral contention. In the midst of this turmoil,…

  • Disrupting Science
    341 kr

    Disrupting Science
    av Kelly Moore

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691162096
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    In the decades following World War II, American scientists were celebrated for their contributions to social and technological progress. They were also widely criticized for their increasingly close ties to military and governmental power--not only…

  • Offside
    494 kr

    Offside
    av Andrei S. Markovits

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691074474
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    Soccer is the world's favorite pastime, a passion for billions around the globe. In the United States, however, the sport is a distant also-ran behind football, baseball, basketball, and hockey. Why is America an exception? And why, despite America'…

  • Contested Tastes: Foie Gras and the Politics of Food
    333 kr

    Contested Tastes: Foie Gras and the Politics of Food
    av Michaela Desoucey

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691154930
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    An inside look at the complex and controversial debates surrounding foie grasWho cares about foie gras? As it turns out, many do. In the last decade, this French delicacy--the fattened liver of ducks or geese that have been force-fed through a tube-…

  • Negotiating Identities
    669 kr

    Negotiating Identities
    av Riva Kastoryano

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691010151
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    Immigration is even more hotly debated in Europe than in the United States. In this pivotal work of action and discourse analysis, Riva Kastoryano draws on extensive fieldwork--including interviews with politicians, immigrant leaders, and militants-…

  • Gifted Tongues
    609 kr

    Gifted Tongues
    av Gary Alan Fine

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691074504
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    Learning to argue and persuade in a highly competitive environment is only one aspect of life on a high-school debate team. Teenage debaters also participate in a distinct cultural world--complete with its own jargon and status system--in which they…

  • Community
    437 kr

    Community
    av Suzanne Keller

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691123257
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    This book tells the story of how a human community comes to be and how aspirations for the good life confront the dilemmas and detours of real life. Suzanne Keller combines penetrating analysis of classic ideas about community with a remarkable and…

  • Bearing Witness
    724 kr

    Bearing Witness
    av Wendy Griswold

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691058290
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    Greed, frustrated love, traffic jams, infertility, politics, polygamy. These--together with depictions of traditional village life and the impact of colonialism made familiar to Western readers through Chinua Achebe's writing--are the stuff of Niger…

  • Economists and Societies
    327 kr

    Economists and Societies
    av Marion Fourcade

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691148038
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    Economists and Societies is the first book to systematically compare the profession of economics in the United States, Britain, and France, and to explain why economics, far from being a uniform science, differs in important ways among these three c…

  • Origins of Democratic Culture
    1.301 kr

    Origins of Democratic Culture
    av David Zaret

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691006949
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    This innovative work of historical sociology locates the origins of modern democratic discourse in the emergent culture of printing in early modern England. For David Zaret, the key to the rise of a democratic public sphere was the impact of this cu…