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  • Disposable Youth: Racialized Memories, and the Culture of Cruelty

    Disposable Youth: Racialized Memories, and the Culture of Cruelty
    av Henry A. Giroux

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415508131

    Facing a crisis unlike that of any other generation, young people are caught between the discourses of consumerism and a powerful crime-control-complex, and are viewed increasingly as commodities or are subjected to the dictates of an ever expanding…

  • Debating the Drug War

    Debating the Drug War
    av Michael Rosino

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138239692

    Since President Nixon coined the phrase, the "War on Drugs" has presented an important change in how people view and discuss criminal justice practices and drug laws. The term evokes images of militarization, punishment, and violence, as well as com…

  • Debating the Drug War

    Debating the Drug War
    av Michael Rosino

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138239685

    Since President Nixon coined the phrase, the "War on Drugs" has presented an important change in how people view and discuss criminal justice practices and drug laws. The term evokes images of militarization, punishment, and violence, as well as com…

  • Girls with Guns

    Girls with Guns
    av France Winddance Twine

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138144781

    A nuanced understanding of state violence and gender (in)equalities must consider the varied and contradictory experiences of armed civilian women, female soldiers, and opponents of gun possession. How is ‘feminism’ and ‘femininity…

  • Girls with Guns

    Girls with Guns
    av France Winddance Twine

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415516730

    A nuanced understanding of state violence and gender (in)equalities must consider the varied and contradictory experiences of armed civilian women, female soldiers, and opponents of gun possession. How is ‘feminism’ and ‘femininity…

  • The Future of Higher Education

    The Future of Higher Education
    av Dan Clawson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892063

    Higher education is more important than ever, for individual success and for national economic growth. And yet higher education in the United States is in crisis: public funding has been in free fall; tuition has skyrocketed making colleges and univ…

  • The Future of Higher Education

    The Future of Higher Education
    av Dan Clawson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138168923

    Higher education is more important than ever, for individual success and for national economic growth. And yet higher education in the United States is in crisis: public funding has been in free fall; tuition has skyrocketed making colleges and univ…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Eugenics, the Final Solution, Bioethics

    How Ethical Systems Change: Eugenics, the Final Solution, Bioethics
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415501620

    Mandatory sterilization laws enacted in dozens of states coast-to-coast and approved by the U.S. Supreme Court formed the initial pillar for what became the Final Solution. Following WWII, there was renewed interest in a more inclusive view of socia…

  • Terror

    Terror
    av Mark Worrell

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415520324

    About the Series The goal of this new, unique Series is to offer readable, teachable "thinking frames" on today’s social problems and social issues by leading scholars, all in short 60-page-or-shorter formats, and available for view on http://…

  • Terror

    Terror
    av Mark Worrell

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138148963

    About the Series The goal of this new, unique Series is to offer readable, teachable "thinking frames" on today’s social problems and social issues by leading scholars, all in short 60-page-or-shorter formats, and available for view on http://…

  • DIY: The Search for Control and Self-Reliance in the 21st Century

    DIY: The Search for Control and Self-Reliance in the 21st Century
    av Kevin Wehr

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138174849

    From the driveway mechanic to the backyard gardener, many diverse people are "doing it themselves" by building or repairing the stuff of their daily lives without the aid of experts. Do It Yourself uses Habermas’s colonization of the lifeworld…

  • DIY: The Search for Control and Self-Reliance in the 21st Century

    DIY: The Search for Control and Self-Reliance in the 21st Century
    av Kevin Wehr

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415508711

    From the driveway mechanic to the backyard gardener, many diverse people are "doing it themselves" by building or repairing the stuff of their daily lives without the aid of experts. Do It Yourself uses Habermas’s colonization of the lifeworld…

  • Why Nations Go to War

    Why Nations Go to War
    av Mark P. Worrell

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138173736

    The United States has been involved in many wars, sometimes for noble causes like defeating Nazism, and, at other times, it has compromised its own ideals, leading to a lot of soul searching and regrets. Some wars are celebrated as glorious achievem…

  • Why Nations Go to War

    Why Nations Go to War
    av Mark P. Worrell

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892117

    The United States has been involved in many wars, sometimes for noble causes like defeating Nazism, and, at other times, it has compromised its own ideals, leading to a lot of soul searching and regrets. Some wars are celebrated as glorious achievem…

  • The Enduring Color Line in U.S. Athletics

    The Enduring Color Line in U.S. Athletics
    av Krystal Beamon

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138141193

    Sports are an integral part of American society. Millions of dollars are spent every year on professional, collegiate, and youth athletics, and participation in and viewing of these sports both alter and reflect how one perceives the world. Beamon a…

  • The Enduring Color Line in U.S. Athletics

    The Enduring Color Line in U.S. Athletics
    av Krystal Beamon

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415626712

    Sports are an integral part of American society. Millions of dollars are spent every year on professional, collegiate, and youth athletics, and participation in and viewing of these sports both alter and reflect how one perceives the world. Beamon a…

  • Body Problems

    Body Problems
    av Ben Agger

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138143920

    This book addresses the relationship between the body and society in a fast-food society. Agger focuses on issues of food, exercise, work, dieting and eating disorders, fashion, bariatric and cosmetic surgery, and health. He addresses the dilemma th…

  • The Global Beauty Industry

    The Global Beauty Industry
    av Meeta Jha

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138839434

    The Global Beauty Industry is an interdisciplinary text that uses beauty to explore topics of gender, race, class, colorism, nation, bodies, multiculturalism, transnationalism, and intersectionality. Integrating materials from a wide range of cultur…

  • The Global Beauty Industry

    The Global Beauty Industry
    av Meeta Jha

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138188419

    The Global Beauty Industry is an interdisciplinary text that uses beauty to explore topics of gender, race, class, colorism, nation, bodies, multiculturalism, transnationalism, and intersectionality. Integrating materials from a wide range of cultur…

  • From Trafficking to Terror

    From Trafficking to Terror
    av Pardis Mahdavi

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138151710

    A panic surrounds human trafficking and terrorism. The socially constructed 'war on terror’ and ‘war on trafficking’ are linked through discourses that not only combine the two, but help promote an anti-Muslim sentiment. Using ethn…

  • From Trafficking to Terror

    From Trafficking to Terror
    av Pardis Mahdavi

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415642125

    A panic surrounds human trafficking and terrorism. The socially constructed 'war on terror’ and ‘war on trafficking’ are linked through discourses that not only combine the two, but help promote an anti-Muslim sentiment. Using ethn…

  • Unequal Prospects

    Unequal Prospects
    av Tay McNamara

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415529280

    In light of the recent financial crisis and changing economic landscape, McNamara and Williamson present and analyze the possibility of working longer. Including a range of potential policies (e.g., further increasing the age of eligibility for full…

  • Rapid Climate Change

    Rapid Climate Change
    av Scott G. McNall

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138172265

    The book reviews the science of climate change and explains why it is one of the most difficult problems humanity has ever tackled. Climate change is a "wicked" problem bound up with problems of population growth, environmental degradation, and worl…

  • Foreign Remedies: What the Experience of Other Nations Can Tell Us about Next Steps in Reforming U.S. Health Care

    Foreign Remedies: What the Experience of Other Nations Can Tell Us about Next Steps in Reforming U.S. Health Care
    av David A. Rochefort

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415517966

    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act marked a watershed in U.S. health policy, but controversy over its passage rages on, and much uncertainty surrounds the law’s transformation from blueprint into operational program. How can the ex…

  • Oversharing:  Presentations of Self in the Internet Age

    Oversharing: Presentations of Self in the Internet Age
    av Ben Agger

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138177239

    People ‘overshare’ when they interact with others through the screens of computers and smartphones. Oversharing means to divulge more of their inner feelings, opinions and sexuality than they would in person, or even over the phone. Text…

  • Race and Africa

    Race and Africa
    av Jemima Pierre

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138647756

    Beginning with the premise that race is a global phenomenon configured in the political context of European empire, this book presents studies of historical and contemporary race making on--and about--the African continent. It argues that Africa re…

  • Race and Africa

    Race and Africa
    av Jemima Pierre

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138647749

    Beginning with the premise that race is a global phenomenon configured in the political context of European empire, this book presents studies of historical and contemporary race making on--and about--the African continent. It argues that Africa re…

  • Empire Versus Democracy

    Empire Versus Democracy
    av Carl Boggs

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138154117

    In Empire Versus Democracy, Carl Boggs traces the authoritarian trajectory of American politics since World War II, with emphasis on the growing concentration of corporate and military power that has accompanied the United States assumption of leadi…

  • Empire Versus Democracy

    Empire Versus Democracy
    av Carl Boggs

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892018

    In Empire Versus Democracy, Carl Boggs traces the authoritarian trajectory of American politics since World War II, with emphasis on the growing concentration of corporate and military power that has accompanied the United States assumption of leadi…

  • Contentious Identities

    Contentious Identities
    av Daniel Chirot

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138147591

    This book analyzes widespread global ethnic conflicts that tear asunder nations and regions, such as the former Yugoslavia. Dan Chirot casts his analysis in a discussion of the conflict between national and ethnic identity, discovering that ethnic i…

  • Contentious Identities

    Contentious Identities
    av Daniel Chirot

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892001

    This book analyzes widespread global ethnic conflicts that tear asunder nations and regions, such as the former Yugoslavia. Dan Chirot casts his analysis in a discussion of the conflict between national and ethnic identity, discovering that ethnic i…

  • Oversharing:  Presentations of Self in the Internet Age

    Oversharing: Presentations of Self in the Internet Age
    av Ben Agger

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138841369

    People ‘overshare’ when they interact with others through the screens of computers and smartphones. Oversharing means to divulge more of their inner feelings, opinions and sexuality than they would in person, or even over the phone. Text…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Tolerable Suffering and Assisted Dying

    How Ethical Systems Change: Tolerable Suffering and Assisted Dying
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138154827

    Medical advances prolong life. They also sometimes prolong suffering. Should we protect life or alleviate suffering? This dilemma formed the foundation for a powerful right-to-die movement and a counterbalancing concern over an emerging culture of d…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Tolerable Suffering and Assisted Dying

    How Ethical Systems Change: Tolerable Suffering and Assisted Dying
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415505161

    Medical advances prolong life. They also sometimes prolong suffering. Should we protect life or alleviate suffering? This dilemma formed the foundation for a powerful right-to-die movement and a counterbalancing concern over an emerging culture of d…

  • Waste and Consumption

    Waste and Consumption
    av Simonetta Falasca-Zamponi

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892100

    This book examines the link between waste and consumption through a cultural approach that integrates environmental concerns with reflections on the role that consumption has come to occupy in our contemporary capitalist societies. The mutual relati…

  • Waste and Consumption

    Waste and Consumption
    av Simonetta Falasca-Zamponi

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138149328

    This book examines the link between waste and consumption through a cultural approach that integrates environmental concerns with reflections on the role that consumption has come to occupy in our contemporary capitalist societies. The mutual relati…

  • Social Problems

    Social Problems
    av Eric Bonds

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138040915

    Social Problems: A Human Rights Perspective, Second Edition evaluates U.S. society through an international human rights framework. The book provides a critical discussion about what rights mean, along with a sociological exploration of power and in…

  • Body Problems

    Body Problems
    av Ben Agger

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138658752

    Body Problems addresses the relationship between the body and society in a fast-food culture. Agger focuses on issues of food, exercise, work, dieting and eating disorders, fashion, bariatric and cosmetic surgery, and health. He addresses a growing,…

  • Trans* Lives in the United States

    Trans* Lives in the United States
    av Andrew Cutler Seeber

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138296688

    Being and becoming trans* is a complex and varied experience whether an individual is living openly as trans* or not. Few published studies in either the academic or popular press illuminate the challenges of living as a trans* person after medical…

  • Trans* Lives in the United States

    Trans* Lives in the United States
    av Andrew Cutler Seeber

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138296695

    Being and becoming trans* is a complex and varied experience whether an individual is living openly as trans* or not. Few published studies in either the academic or popular press illuminate the challenges of living as a trans* person after medical…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Abortion and Neonatal Care

    How Ethical Systems Change: Abortion and Neonatal Care
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138158955

    Roe v. Wade came like a bolt from the blue, but support had been building for years. For many, the idea that life in the womb was not fully protected under the Constitution was simply not acceptable. Political campaigns were organized and protests l…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Abortion and Neonatal Care

    How Ethical Systems Change: Abortion and Neonatal Care
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415504492

    Roe v. Wade came like a bolt from the blue, but support had been building for years. For many, the idea that life in the womb was not fully protected under the Constitution was simply not acceptable. Political campaigns were organized and protests l…

  • Disposable Youth: Racialized Memories, and the Culture of Cruelty

    Disposable Youth: Racialized Memories, and the Culture of Cruelty
    av Henry A. Giroux

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138169838

    Facing a crisis unlike that of any other generation, young people are caught between the discourses of consumerism and a powerful crime-control-complex, and are viewed increasingly as commodities or are subjected to the dictates of an ever expanding…

  • The Problem of Emotions in Societies

    The Problem of Emotions in Societies
    av Jonathan Turner

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138143784

    Like any other valued resource, emotions are distributed unequally. Moreover, emotions are a generalized resource because they give people the confidence, or lack of confidence, to secure additional types of resources. Thus, this distribution of emo…

  • The Pains of Mass Imprisonment

    The Pains of Mass Imprisonment
    av Benjamin Fleury-Steiner

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415518833

    This concise and engaging book presents a critical perspective on the correctional system and the process of incarceration in the United States. Fleury-Steiner and Longazel emphasize the magnitude of mass imprisonment in the United States, especiall…

  • The Pains of Mass Imprisonment

    The Pains of Mass Imprisonment
    av Benjamin Fleury-Steiner

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138137899

    This concise and engaging book presents a critical perspective on the correctional system and the process of incarceration in the United States. Fleury-Steiner and Longazel emphasize the magnitude of mass imprisonment in the United States, especiall…

  • Social Problems

    Social Problems
    av Eric Bonds

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138040908

    Social Problems: A Human Rights Perspective, Second Edition evaluates U.S. society through an international human rights framework. The book provides a critical discussion about what rights mean, along with a sociological exploration of power and in…

  • Myth and Reality in the U.S. Immigration Debate

    Myth and Reality in the U.S. Immigration Debate
    av Greg Prieto

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138656321

    "What part of illegal don’t you understand?" This oft-repeated slogan from immigration restrictionists illustrates the contentious quality of the immigration reform debate in the United States: a debate that has raged on unresolved since at le…

  • Myth and Reality in the U.S. Immigration Debate

    Myth and Reality in the U.S. Immigration Debate
    av Greg Prieto

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138656314

    "What part of illegal don’t you understand?" This oft-repeated slogan from immigration restrictionists illustrates the contentious quality of the immigration reform debate in the United States: a debate that has raged on unresolved since at le…

  • Unequal Prospects

    Unequal Prospects
    av Tay McNamara

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138156982

    In light of the recent financial crisis and changing economic landscape, McNamara and Williamson present and analyze the possibility of working longer. Including a range of potential policies (e.g., further increasing the age of eligibility for full…

  • Torture

    Torture
    av Lisa Hajjar

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415518062

    Torture is indisputably abhorrent. Why, you might ask, would you even want to think or read about torture? That is a very good question, and one this book addresses in a compelling and enlightening way. Torture is a very important issue, not least b…

  • Torture

    Torture
    av Lisa Hajjar

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138168237

    Torture is indisputably abhorrent. Why, you might ask, would you even want to think or read about torture? That is a very good question, and one this book addresses in a compelling and enlightening way. Torture is a very important issue, not least b…

  • The Stupidity Epidemic

    The Stupidity Epidemic
    av Joel Best

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138173231

    Critics often warn that American schools are failing, and that our students are ill-prepared for the challenges the future holds, and may even be "the dumbest generation." We can think of these claims as warning about a Stupidity Epidemic. This essa…

  • The Stupidity Epidemic

    The Stupidity Epidemic
    av Joel Best

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892094

    Critics often warn that American schools are failing, and that our students are ill-prepared for the challenges the future holds, and may even be "the dumbest generation." We can think of these claims as warning about a Stupidity Epidemic. This essa…

  • The Problem of Emotions in Societies

    The Problem of Emotions in Societies
    av Jonathan Turner

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892070

    Like any other valued resource, emotions are distributed unequally. Moreover, emotions are a generalized resource because they give people the confidence, or lack of confidence, to secure additional types of resources. Thus, this distribution of emo…

  • Nuclear Family Values, Extended Family  Lives

    Nuclear Family Values, Extended Family Lives
    av Natalia Sarkisian

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138172388

    Nuclear Family Values, Extended Family Lives shows how the current emphasis on the nuclear family – with its exclusion of the extended family – is narrow, even deleterious, and misses much of family life. This omission is tied to gender,…

  • Nuclear Family Values, Extended Family  Lives

    Nuclear Family Values, Extended Family Lives
    av Natalia Sarkisian

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415808415

    Nuclear Family Values, Extended Family Lives shows how the current emphasis on the nuclear family – with its exclusion of the extended family – is narrow, even deleterious, and misses much of family life. This omission is tied to gender,…

  • Policing Black Bodies in the 21st Century

    Policing Black Bodies in the 21st Century
    av Kamesha Spates

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138672987

    In Ferguson and many other American communities, social media has raised the visibility of police actions, leading to protests and social movements addressing white police treatment of African Americans. This is the first book to explore recent alle…

  • Policing Black Bodies in the 21st Century

    Policing Black Bodies in the 21st Century
    av Kamesha Spates

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138672994

    In Ferguson and many other American communities, social media has raised the visibility of police actions, leading to protests and social movements addressing white police treatment of African Americans. This is the first book to explore recent alle…

  • Body Problems

    Body Problems
    av Ben Agger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138658745

    Body Problems addresses the relationship betweenthe body and society in a fast-food culture. Agger focuses on issues of food, exercise, work, dieting and eating disorders, fashion, bariatric and cosmetic surgery, and health. He addresses a growing,…

  • Rapid Climate Change

    Rapid Climate Change
    av Scott G. McNall

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892032

    The book reviews the science of climate change and explains why it is one of the most difficult problems humanity has ever tackled. Climate change is a "wicked" problem bound up with problems of population growth, environmental degradation, and worl…

  • Hate Crime

    Hate Crime
    av Paul Iganski

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138142008

    This short, accessible text takes on the global and pervasive phenomenon of hate crimes and hypothesizes potential fixes. Iganski and Levin detail evidence of hate violence in the 21st century, particularly religious hatred, ethnic, racial and xenop…

  • Hate Crime

    Hate Crime
    av Paul Iganski

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138789548

    This short, accessible text takes on the global and pervasive phenomenon of hate crimes and hypothesizes potential fixes. Iganski and Levin detail evidence of hate violence in the 21st century, particularly religious hatred, ethnic, racial and xenop…

  • Sex, Drugs, and Death

    Sex, Drugs, and Death
    av Tammy L. Anderson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415892056

    Sex, Drugs, and Death: Addressing Youth Problems in American Society explores how youth lifestyles, identity pursuits, behaviors and activities produce a wide range of social problems in contemporary society. The book focuses on the interconnections…

  • Sex, Drugs, and Death

    Sex, Drugs, and Death
    av Tammy L. Anderson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138176546

    Sex, Drugs, and Death: Addressing Youth Problems in American Society explores how youth lifestyles, identity pursuits, behaviors and activities produce a wide range of social problems in contemporary society. The book focuses on the interconnections…

  • Identity Problems in the Facebook Era

    Identity Problems in the Facebook Era
    av Daniel Trottier

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138143555

    How have new social media altered how individuals present themselves? What dilemmas have they introduced? In the age of Facebook, Twitter and other forms of instant communication, individuals are losing (or relinquishing) control over their personal…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Lynching and Capital Punishment

    How Ethical Systems Change: Lynching and Capital Punishment
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138153233

    Slavery, lynching and capital punishment were interwoven in the United States and by the mid-twentieth century these connections gave rise to a small but well-focused reform movement. Biased and perfunctory procedures were replaced by prolonged tria…

  • How Ethical Systems Change: Lynching and Capital Punishment

    How Ethical Systems Change: Lynching and Capital Punishment
    av Sheldon Ekland-Olson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415505192

    Slavery, lynching and capital punishment were interwoven in the United States and by the mid-twentieth century these connections gave rise to a small but well-focused reform movement. Biased and perfunctory procedures were replaced by prolonged tria…

  • We Like to Watch

    We Like to Watch
    av Simone Browne

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415730037

    We Like to Watch gets its title from a Time magazine cover story on reality television and Americans' "passion for peeping". This book takes sociological theories of race and applies them to the study of surveillance in a style and format that can b…

  • Religion and Sexuality

    Religion and Sexuality
    av Jodi O'Brien

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138912144

  • Due Process Denied: Detentions and Deportations in the United States

    Due Process Denied: Detentions and Deportations in the United States
    av Tanya Golash-Boza

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415509305

    Due process protections are among the most important Constitutional protections in the United States, yet they do not apply to non-citizens facing detention and deportation. Due Process Denied describes the consequences of this lack of due process t…

  • Due Process Denied: Detentions and Deportations in the United States

    Due Process Denied: Detentions and Deportations in the United States
    av Tanya Golash-Boza

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138143746

    Due process protections are among the most important Constitutional protections in the United States, yet they do not apply to non-citizens facing detention and deportation. Due Process Denied describes the consequences of this lack of due process t…

  • Identity Problems in the Facebook Era

    Identity Problems in the Facebook Era
    av Daniel Trottier

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415643450

    How have new social media altered how individuals present themselves? What dilemmas have they introduced? In the age of Facebook, Twitter and other forms of instant communication, individuals are losing (or relinquishing) control over their personal…

  • Beyond the Prison Industrial Complex

    Beyond the Prison Industrial Complex
    av Kevin Wehr

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415635530

    This short text, ideal for Social Problems and Criminal Justice courses, examines the American prison system, its conditions, and its impact on society. Wehr and Aseltine define the prison industrial complex and explain how the current prison system…

  • Beyond the Prison Industrial Complex

    Beyond the Prison Industrial Complex
    av Kevin Wehr

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138133662

    This short text, ideal for Social Problems and Criminal Justice courses, examines the American prison system, its conditions, and its impact on society. Wehr and Aseltine define the prison industrial complex and explain how the current prison system…

  • Entrepreneurs and the Search for the American Dream

    Entrepreneurs and the Search for the American Dream
    av Zulema Valdez

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138648593

    The book's central focus explores several "myths" associated with American entrepreneurship: the idea that small business owners are "job creators"; that entrepreneurs are the "backbone" or "engine" of the economy; that entrepreneurship provides a p…

  • Entrepreneurs and the Search for the American Dream

    Entrepreneurs and the Search for the American Dream
    av Zulema Valdez

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138922556

    The book's central focus explores several "myths" associated with American entrepreneurship: the idea that small business owners are "job creators"; that entrepreneurs are the "backbone" or "engine" of the economy; that entrepreneurship provides a p…