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  • What is Cultural History?

    What is Cultural History?
    av Peter Burke

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509522217

    What is Cultural History? has established itself as an essential guide to what cultural historians do and how they do it. Now fully updated in its third edition, leading historian Peter Burke offers afresh his accessible account of the past, present…

  • What is Cultural History?

    What is Cultural History?
    av Peter Burke

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509522200

    What is Cultural History? has established itself as an essential guide to what cultural historians do and how they do it. Now fully updated in its third edition, leading historian Peter Burke offers afresh his accessible account of the past, present…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Studies in Ethnomethodology

    Studies in Ethnomethodology
    av Harold Garfinkel

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745600055

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

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Gender and International Relations

    Gender and International Relations
    av Jill Steans

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662794

    The third edition of Jill Steans popular and highly respected text offers a comprehensive and up to date introduction to gender in international relations today. Its nine chapters have been fully revised and expanded to cover key issues, development…

  • Gender and International Relations

    Gender and International Relations
    av Jill Steans

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662787

    The third edition of Jill Steans popular and highly respected text offers a comprehensive and up to date introduction to gender in international relations today. Its nine chapters have been fully revised and expanded to cover key issues, development…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 "resonance."…

  • 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 "resonance."…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Documentary in Practice

    Documentary in Practice
    av Jane L. Chapman

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636122

    Documentary in Practice provides a unique approach to practical documentary making. Through fascinating analysis of real life production situations, Jane Chapman shows the challenges and issues faced during the filmmaking process and advises on how…

  • Documentary in Practice

    Documentary in Practice
    av Jane L. Chapman

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636115

    Documentary in Practice provides a unique approach to practical documentary-making. Through fascinating analysis of real-life production situations, Jane Chapman shows the challenges and issues faced during the filmmaking process by a range of both…

  • Existentialism

    Existentialism
    av Kevin Aho

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539628

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

  • Existentialism

    Existentialism
    av Kevin Aho

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509539611

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

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Geography

    Geography
    av Alexander B. Murphy

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523016

    Ever since humans sketched primitive maps in the dirt, the quest to understand our surroundings has been fundamental to our survival. Studying geography revealed that the earth was round, showed our ancestors where to plant crops, and helped them ap…

  • Geography

    Geography
    av Alexander B. Murphy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523009

    Ever since humans sketched primitive maps in the dirt, the quest to understand our surroundings has been fundamental to our survival. Studying geography revealed that the earth was round, showed our ancestors where to plant crops, and helped them ap…

  • Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

    Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?
    av Steve Keen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509513734

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

  • Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?

    Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?
    av Steve Keen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509513727

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

  • 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…

  • Pandemic!

    Pandemic!
    av Slavoj i ek

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546114

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

  • Pandemic!

    Pandemic!
    av Slavoj i ek

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509546107

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

  • 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…

  • Liquid Love

    Liquid Love
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624891

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

  • Liquid Love

    Liquid Love
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624884

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

  • Why Love Hurts

    Why Love Hurts
    av Eva Illouz

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745671079

    Few of us have been spared the agonies of intimate relationships. They come in many shapes: loving a man or a woman who will not commit to us, being heartbroken when we're abandoned by a lover, engaging in Sisyphean internet searches, coming back lo…

  • Why Love Hurts

    Why Love Hurts
    av Eva Illouz

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745661520

    Few of us have been spared the agonies of intimate relationships. They come in many shapes: loving a man or a woman who will not commit to us, being heartbroken when we're abandoned by a lover, engaging in Sisyphean internet searches, coming back lo…

  • 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…

  • Disasters

    Disasters
    av Kathleen Tierney

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745671024

    Disasters kill, maim, and generate increasingly large economic losses. But they do not wreak their damage equally across populations, and every disaster has social dimensions at its very core. This important book sheds light on the social conditions…

  • Disasters

    Disasters
    av Kathleen Tierney

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745671017

    Disasters kill, maim, and generate increasingly large economic losses. But they do not wreak their damage equally across populations, and every disaster has social dimensions at its very core. This important book sheds light on the social conditions…

  • 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…

  • The Posthuman

    The Posthuman
    av Rosi Braidotti

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745641584

    The Posthuman offers both an introduction and major contribution to contemporary debates on the posthuman. Digital 'second life', genetically modified food, advanced prosthetics, robotics and reproductive technologies are familiar facets of our glob…

  • The Posthuman

    The Posthuman
    av Rosi Braidotti

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745641577

    The Posthuman offers both an introduction and major contribution to contemporary debates on the posthuman. Digital 'second life', genetically modified food, advanced prosthetics, robotics and reproductive technologies are familiar facets of our glob…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Urban Outcasts

    Urban Outcasts
    av Loic Wacquant

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631257

    Breaking with the exoticizing cast of public discourse and conventional research, Urban Outcasts takes the reader inside the black ghetto of Chicago and the deindustrializing banlieue of Paris to discover that urban marginality is not everywhere the…

  • Urban Outcasts

    Urban Outcasts
    av Loic Wacquant

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631240

    Breaking with the exoticizing cast of public discourse and conventional research, Urban Outcasts takes the reader inside the black ghetto of Chicago and the deindustrializing banlieue of Paris to discover that urban marginality is not everywhere the…

  • Pandemic! 2

    Pandemic! 2
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509549078

    What do sex doll sales, locust swarms and a wired-brain pig have to do with the coronavirus pandemic? Everything-according to that "Giant of Lubliana," the inimitable Slovenian philosopher Slavoj i ek.In this exhilarating sequel to his acclaimed Pan…

  • 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…

  • Capitalism

    Capitalism
    av Geoffrey Ingham

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636481

    Now with a substantial new postscript on the financial crisis This book provides a basic introduction to the 'nuts and bolts' of capitalism. It starts by examining the classic accounts of capitalism found in the works of Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Max W…

  • Capitalism

    Capitalism
    av Geoffrey Ingham

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636474

    Now with a substantial new postscript on the financial crisis This book provides a basic introduction to the 'nuts and bolts' of capitalism. It starts by examining the classic accounts of capitalism found in the works of Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Max W…

  • 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…

  • What is the History of Emotions?

    What is the History of Emotions?
    av Barbara H. Rosenwein

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509508501

    What Is the History of Emotions? offers an accessible path through the thicket of approaches, debates, and past and current trends in the history of emotions. Although historians have always talked about how people felt in the past, it is only in th…

  • What is the History of Emotions?

    What is the History of Emotions?
    av Barbara H. Rosenwein

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509508495

    What Is the History of Emotions? offers an accessible path through the thicket of approaches, debates, and past and current trends in the history of emotions. Although historians have always talked about how people felt in the past, it is only in th…

  • Understanding Peacekeeping

    Understanding Peacekeeping
    av Paul D. Williams

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745686721

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

  • Understanding Peacekeeping

    Understanding Peacekeeping
    av Paul D. Williams

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745686714

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

  • 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…

  • The Case for Degrowth

    The Case for Degrowth
    av Giorgos Kallis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509535637

    The relentless pursuit of economic growth is the defining characteristic of contemporary societies. Yet it benefits few and demands monstrous social and ecological sacrifice. Is there a viable alternative? How can we halt the endless quest to grow g…

  • The Case for Degrowth

    The Case for Degrowth
    av Giorgos Kallis

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509535620

    The relentless pursuit of economic growth is the defining characteristic of contemporary societies. Yet it benefits few and demands monstrous social and ecological sacrifice. Is there a viable alternative? How can we halt the endless quest to grow g…

  • Public Diplomacy

    Public Diplomacy
    av Nicholas J. Cull

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745691206

    New technologies have opened up fresh possibilities for public diplomacy, but this has not erased the importance of history. On the contrary, the lessons of the past seem more relevant than ever, in an age in which communications play an unprecedent…

  • Public Diplomacy

    Public Diplomacy
    av Nicholas J. Cull

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745691190

    New technologies have opened up fresh possibilities for public diplomacy, but this has not erased the importance of history. On the contrary, the lessons of the past seem more relevant than ever, in an age in which communications play an unprecedent…

  • Platform Capitalism

    Platform Capitalism
    av Nick Srnicek

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509504879

    What unites Google and Facebook, Apple and Microsoft, Siemens and GE, Uber and Airbnb? Across a wide range of sectors, these firms are transforming themselves into platforms: businesses that provide the hardware and software foundation for others to…

  • Platform Capitalism

    Platform Capitalism
    av Nick Srnicek

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509504862

    What unites Google and Facebook, Apple and Microsoft, Siemens and GE, Uber and Airbnb? Across a wide range of sectors, these firms are transforming themselves into platforms: businesses that provide the hardware and software foundation for others to…

  • The Joy of Missing Out

    The Joy of Missing Out
    av Svend Brinkmann

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509531578

    'Because you're worth it', proclaims the classic cosmetics ad. 'Just do it!' implores the global sports retailer. Everywhere we turn, we are constantly encouraged to experience as much as possible, for as long as possible, in as many ways as possibl…

  • The Joy of Missing Out

    The Joy of Missing Out
    av Svend Brinkmann

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509531561

    'Because you're worth it', proclaims the classic cosmetics ad. 'Just do it!' implores the global sports retailer. Everywhere we turn, we are constantly encouraged to experience as much as possible, for as long as possible, in as many ways as possibl…