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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Race After Technology

    Race After Technology
    av Ruha Benjamin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509526406

    From everyday apps to complex algorithms, Ruha Benjamin cuts through tech-industry hype to understand how emerging technologies can reinforce White supremacy and deepen social inequity. Benjamin argues that automation, far from being a sinister stor…

  • Race After Technology

    Race After Technology
    av Ruha Benjamin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509526390

    From everyday apps to complex algorithms, Ruha Benjamin cuts through tech-industry hype to understand how emerging technologies can reinforce White supremacy and deepen social inequity. Benjamin argues that automation, far from being a sinister stor…

  • 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…

  • Contemporary Politics in the Middle East

    Contemporary Politics in the Middle East
    av Beverley Milton-Edwards

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509520831

    The fourth edition of this dynamic and popular text provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary politics in the Middle East. Fully revised and updated throughout, it features a new chapter on the Arab Spring and its aftermath, plus a wide…

  • Contemporary Politics in the Middle East

    Contemporary Politics in the Middle East
    av Beverley Milton-Edwards

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509520824

    The fourth edition of this dynamic and popular text provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary politics in the Middle East. Fully revised and updated throughout, it features a new chapter on the Arab Spring and its aftermath, plus a wide…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • After the Apocalypse

    After the Apocalypse
    av Srecko Horvat

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540082

    In this post-apocalyptic rollercoaster ride, philosopher Sre?ko Horvat invites us to explore the Apocalypse in terms of ‘revelation’ (rather than as the ‘end’ itself). He argues that the only way to prevent the end – i.…

  • After the Apocalypse

    After the Apocalypse
    av Srecko Horvat

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540075

    In this post-apocalyptic rollercoaster ride, philosopher Sre?ko Horvat invites us to explore the Apocalypse in terms of ‘revelation’ (rather than as the ‘end’ itself). He argues that the only way to prevent the end – 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…

  • The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa

    The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa
    av Alex de Waal

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745695587

    The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa delves into the business of politics in the turbulent, war-torn countries of north-east Africa. It is a contemporary history of how politicians, generals and insurgents bargain over money and power, and use of…

  • The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa

    The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa
    av Alex de Waal

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745695570

    The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa delves into the business of politics in the turbulent, war-torn countries of north-east Africa. It is a contemporary history of how politicians, generals and insurgents bargain over money and power, and use of…

  • The Philosophy of Religion

    The Philosophy of Religion
    av Beverley Clack

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509516933

    For over twenty years, Beverley Clack and Brian R. Clack's distinctive and thought-provoking introduction to the philosophy of religion has been of enormous value to students and scholars, providing an approach to the subject that is bold and refres…

  • The Philosophy of Religion

    The Philosophy of Religion
    av Beverley Clack

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509516926

    For over twenty years, Beverley Clack and Brian R. Clack's distinctive and thought-provoking introduction to the philosophy of religion has been of enormous value to students and scholars, providing an approach to the subject that is bold and refres…

  • Global Security Cultures

    Global Security Cultures
    av Mary Kaldor

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509509188

    Why do politicians think that war is the answer to terror when military intervention in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Syria, Mali, Somalia and elsewhere has made things worse? Why do some conflicts never end? And how is it that practices like beheadi…

  • Global Security Cultures

    Global Security Cultures
    av Mary Kaldor

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509509171

    Why do politicians think that war is the answer to terror when military intervention in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Syria, Mali, Somalia and elsewhere has made things worse? Why do some conflicts never end? And how is it that practices like beheadi…

  • Capitalism and the Death Drive

    Capitalism and the Death Drive
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509545001

    What we call growth today is in fact a tumorous growth, a cancerous proliferation which is disrupting the social organism. These tumours endlessly metastasize and grow with an inexplicable, deadly vitality. At a certain point this growth is no longe…

  • Capitalism and the Death Drive

    Capitalism and the Death Drive
    av Byung-Chul Han

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509545018

    What we call growth today is in fact a tumorous growth, a cancerous proliferation which is disrupting the social organism. These tumours endlessly metastasize and grow with an inexplicable, deadly vitality. At a certain point this growth is no longe…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Beyond the Welfare State?

    Beyond the Welfare State?
    av Christopher Pierson

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745635217

    Over the past decade, Beyond the Welfare State? has become established as the key text on the emergence and development of welfare states. It offers a comprehensive and remarkably well-informed introduction to the ever more intense debates that surr…

  • Beyond the Welfare State?

    Beyond the Welfare State?
    av Christopher Pierson

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745635200

    Over the past decade, Beyond the Welfare State? has become established as the key text on the emergence and development of welfare states. It offers a comprehensive and remarkably well-informed introduction to the ever more intense debates that surr…

  • 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…

  • Wi?Fi

    Wi?Fi
    av Julian Thomas

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529896

    There are more Wi-Fi devices than humans. From café culture to home automation, remote community networks to smart cities, Wi-Fi is an invisible but fundamental element of contemporary life. Loosely regulated, low-cost, and largely overlooked by res…

  • Wi?Fi

    Wi?Fi
    av Julian Thomas

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529902

    There are more Wi-Fi devices than humans. From café culture to home automation, remote community networks to smart cities, Wi-Fi is an invisible but fundamental element of contemporary life. Loosely regulated, low-cost, and largely overlooked by res…

  • Globalization / Anti?Globalization

    Globalization / Anti?Globalization
    av David Held

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639116

    Is globalization being eclipsed by a resurgent geopolitics? Does the war on terror denote the end of globalization or a new phase of militarized globalization? Empire or globalization - are these the right terms to describe the current global order?…

  • Globalization / Anti?Globalization

    Globalization / Anti?Globalization
    av David Held

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745639109

    Is globalization being eclipsed by a resurgent geopolitics? Does the war on terror denote the end of globalization or a new phase of militarized globalization? Empire or globalization - are these the right terms to describe the current global order?…

  • Foucault and Neoliberalism

    Foucault and Neoliberalism

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509501779

    Michel Foucault's death in 1984 coincided with the fading away of the hopes for social transformation that characterized the postwar period. In the decades following his death, neoliberalism has triumphed and attacks on social rights have become inc…

  • Foucault and Neoliberalism

    Foucault and Neoliberalism

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509501762

    Michel Foucault's death in 1984 coincided with the fading away of the hopes for social transformation that characterized the postwar period. In the decades following his death, neoliberalism has triumphed and attacks on social rights have become inc…

  • 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…

  • Israel

    Israel
    av Alan Dowty

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536894

    How did a community of a few thousand Jewish refugees become, in little over a century, a modern nation-state and homeland of half the world's Jews? Has modern Israel fulfilled the Zionist vision of becoming "a nation like other nations," or is it s…

  • Israel

    Israel
    av Alan Dowty

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536900

    How did a community of a few thousand Jewish refugees become, in little over a century, a modern nation-state and homeland of half the world's Jews? Has modern Israel fulfilled the Zionist vision of becoming "a nation like other nations," or is it s…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • The Metaphysics of German Idealism

    The Metaphysics of German Idealism
    av Martin Heidegger

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540105

    This volume comprises the lecture course that Heidegger gave in 1941 on the metaphysics of German Idealism. The first part of the lecture course contains a preliminary consideration of the distinction between ground and existence. The elucidation of…

  • In Search of Politics

    In Search of Politics
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745621722

    We live in a world which no longer questions itself, which lives from one day to another managing successive crises and struggling to brace itself for new ones, without knowing where it is going and without trying to plan the itinerary. And everythi…

  • In Search of Politics

    In Search of Politics
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745621715

    We live in a world which no longer questions itself, which lives from one day to another managing successive crises and struggling to brace itself for new ones, without knowing where it is going and without trying to plan the itinerary. And everythi…

  • Jouissance

    Jouissance
    av Darian Leader

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509548842

    Although the term 'jouissance' is common currency in psychoanalysis today, how much does it really tell us? While often taken to designate a fusion of sexuality, suffering and satisfaction, the term has fallen into a purely descriptive use that clos…

  • Jouissance

    Jouissance
    av Darian Leader

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509548835

    Although the term 'jouissance' is common currency in psychoanalysis today, how much does it really tell us? While often taken to designate a fusion of sexuality, suffering and satisfaction, the term has fallen into a purely descriptive use that clos…

  • Social Policy

    Social Policy
    av Fiona Williams

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540389

    Welfare states face profound challenges. Widening economic and social inequalities have been intensified by austerity politics, sharpened by the rise in ethno-nationalism and exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. At the same time, recent decades have se…

  • Social Policy

    Social Policy
    av Fiona Williams

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540396

    Welfare states face profound challenges. Widening economic and social inequalities have been intensified by austerity politics, sharpened by the rise in ethno-nationalism and exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. At the same time, recent decades have se…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…