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  • The Rise of Critical Animal Studies

    The Rise of Critical Animal Studies

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138125919

    As the scholarly and interdisciplinary study of human/animal relations becomes crucial to the urgent questions of our time, notably in relation to environmental crisis, this collection explores the inner tensions within the relatively new and broad…

  • The Rise of Critical Animal Studies

    The Rise of Critical Animal Studies

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415858571

    As the scholarly and interdisciplinary study of human/animal relations becomes crucial to the urgent questions of our time, notably in relation to environmental crisis, this collection explores the inner tensions within the relatively new and broad…

  • The Marginalised in Genocide Narratives

    The Marginalised in Genocide Narratives
    av Giorgia Dona

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138839908

    This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Rwanda genocide. This volume, the product of over 20years of engagement with Rwanda and its diaspora, offers a timely reminder of the necessity of rethinking the genocide's social history.Examining…

  • The Geography of Nostalgia

    The Geography of Nostalgia
    av Alastair Bonnett

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138743229

    We are familiar with the importance of 'progress' and 'change'. But what about loss? Across the world, from Beijing to Birmingham, people are talking about loss: about the loss that occurs when populations try to make new lives in new lands as well…

  • The Geography of Nostalgia

    The Geography of Nostalgia
    av Alastair Bonnett

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415714044

    We are familiar with the importance of 'progress' and 'change'. But what about loss? Across the world, from Beijing to Birmingham, people are talking about loss: about the loss that occurs when populations try to make new lives in new lands as well…

  • Algorithmic Cultures

    Algorithmic Cultures

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138351899

    This book provides in-depth and wide-ranging analyses of the emergence, and subsequent ubiquity, of algorithms in diverse realms of social life. The plurality of Algorithmic Cultures emphasizes: 1) algorithms' increasing importance in the formation…

  • Algorithmic Cultures

    Algorithmic Cultures

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138998421

    This book provides in-depth and wide-ranging analyses of the emergence, and subsequent ubiquity, of algorithms in diverse realms of social life. The plurality of Algorithmic Cultures emphasizes: 1) algorithms' increasing importance in the formation…

  • Giddens and Castells

    Giddens and Castells
    av Daniel Chaffee

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138846708

  • Changing Gay Male Identities

    Changing Gay Male Identities
    av Andrew J. Cooper

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138069237

    As the world changes, so sexual identities are changing. In a context of globalisation, mass communication and technological advances, individuals find themselves able to make lifestyle choices in new and different ways. In this increasingly confusi…

  • Changing Gay Male Identities

    Changing Gay Male Identities
    av Andrew J. Cooper

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415643740

    As the world changes, so sexual identities are changing. In a context of globalisation, mass communication and technological advances, individuals find themselves able to make lifestyle choices in new and different ways. In this increasingly confusi…

  • Comedy and Social Science

    Comedy and Social Science
    av Cate Watson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138842595

    While there have been many sociological and psychological studies of humor, few can claim to be funny. Humor may be regarded as a legitimate topic for social scientists, but in general, they present their research rather seriously. In academia, humo…

  • European Citizenship and Social Integration in the European Union

    European Citizenship and Social Integration in the European Union
    av Jurgen Gerhards

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138833609

    Since 2008, the European Union has been affected by one of the most severe crises in the history of Europe. This book builds on the work of Jurgen Habermas to answer the key question: is Europe strong enough to overcome the recent crisis? Arguing th…

  • The Cultural Significance of the Child Star

    The Cultural Significance of the Child Star
    av Jane Catherine O'Connor

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415542678

    The child star is an iconic figure in Western society representing a growing cultural trend which idolises, castigates and fetishises the image of the perfect, innocent and beautiful child. In this book, Jane O'Connor explores the paradoxical status…

  • The Cultural Significance of the Child Star

    The Cultural Significance of the Child Star
    av Jane Catherine O'Connor

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415961578

    The child star is an iconic figure in Western society representing a growing cultural trend which idolises, castigates and fetishises the image of the perfect, innocent and beautiful child. In this book, Jane O'Connor explores the paradoxical status…

  • Self-care

    Self-care
    av Christopher Ziguras

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415859875

    This book examines the widespread cultural and political consequences of the proliferation of popular health advice. It provides a key theoretical contribution to the sociological study of health and embodiment by illuminating the processes of socia…

  • Perspectives on Genetic Discrimination

    Perspectives on Genetic Discrimination
    av Thomas Lemke

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415878586

    Over the past 15 years, a series of empirical studies in different countries have shown that our increasing genetic knowledge leads to new forms of exclusion, disadvantaging and stigmatization. The spectrum of this "genetic discrimination" ranges fr…

  • Filtered

    Filtered
    av Emma Felton

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415787574

    Cafe culture is flourishing in cities across the world. From London to Seoul, Melbourne to Shanghai and many cities in between, people are flocking to cafes. A recent phenomenon, cafe culture has made its reappearance only since the end of the 20th…

  • The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education

    The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education
    av Jeffrey S. Dill

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138952263

    As the world seemingly gets smaller and smaller, schools around the globe are focusing their attention on expanding the consciousness and competencies of their students to prepare them for the conditions of globalization. Global citizenship educatio…

  • The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education

    The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education
    av Jeffrey S. Dill

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415819329

    As the world seemingly gets smaller and smaller, schools around the globe are focusing their attention on expanding the consciousness and competencies of their students to prepare them for the conditions of globalization. Global citizenship educatio…

  • The Transformative Capacity of New Technologies

    The Transformative Capacity of New Technologies
    av Ulrich Dolata

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138807846

    Scientific concepts on the co-evolution of technology and society, as well as recent sociotechnical system approaches, focus on the general interrelations between technology, socioeconomic structures, and institutions. Their aim is to study and expl…

  • The Transformative Capacity of New Technologies

    The Transformative Capacity of New Technologies
    av Ulrich Dolata

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415626934

    Scientific concepts on the co-evolution of technology and society, as well as recent sociotechnical system approaches, focus on the general interrelations between technology, socioeconomic structures, and institutions. Their aim is to study and expl…

  • Undocumented Workers' Transitions

    Undocumented Workers' Transitions
    av Sonia McKay

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415851800

    This book explores how immigration laws, while aimed at discouraging undocumented migration, actually sustain it. It documents the circumstances that have caused previously documented migrants to become undocumented and explores the impact of their…

  • Undocumented Workers' Transitions

    Undocumented Workers' Transitions
    av Sonia McKay

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415889025

    This book explores how immigration laws, while aimed at discouraging undocumented migration, actually sustain it. It documents the circumstances that have caused previously documented migrants to become undocumented and explores the impact of their…

  • Seeing Religion

    Seeing Religion

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138897809

    The potential of visual research methods in the sociology of religion is vast, but largely untapped. This comes as a surprise, however, given the visual, symbolic, and material nature of religion and spirituality. Evidence of religious faith and pra…

  • Seeing Religion

    Seeing Religion

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138778108

    The potential of visual research methods in the sociology of religion is vast, but largely untapped. This comes as a surprise, however, given the visual, symbolic, and material nature of religion and spirituality. Evidence of religious faith and pra…

  • The Culture of Enterprise in Neoliberalism

    The Culture of Enterprise in Neoliberalism
    av Tomas Marttila

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415634038

    This book provides an empirical study of the increasing importance of the concept of the entrepreneur in the context of the neoliberal cultural paradigm. Using the theoretical framework of the post-structural discourse theory and methods of qualitat…

  • The Culture of Enterprise in Neoliberalism

    The Culture of Enterprise in Neoliberalism
    av Tomas Marttila

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138920743

    This book provides an empirical study of the increasing importance of the concept of the entrepreneur in the context of the neoliberal cultural paradigm. Using the theoretical framework of the post-structural discourse theory and methods of qualitat…

  • Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture

    Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415963145

    The relationship between feminism and domesticity has recently come in for renewed interest in popular culture. This collection makes an intervention into the debates surrounding feminism's contentious relationship with domesticity and domestic femi…

  • Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture

    Feminism, Domesticity and Popular Culture

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415897877

    The relationship between feminism and domesticity has recently come in for renewed interest in popular culture. This collection makes an intervention into the debates surrounding feminism's contentious relationship with domesticity and domestic femi…

  • The Quantified Self in Precarity

    The Quantified Self in Precarity
    av Phoebe V. Moore

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138674066

    Humans are accustomed to being tool bearers, but what happens when machines become tool bearers, calculating human labour via the use of big data and people analytics by metrics?The Quantified Self in Precarity highlights how,whether it be in insecu…

  • Immigrant Adaptation in Multi-Ethnic Societies

    Immigrant Adaptation in Multi-Ethnic Societies

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138952355

    As a result of international immigration, ethnic diversity has increased rapidly in many countries, not only in major cities, but also in smaller cities. This trend is not limited to the traditional immigrant receiving countries, such as the United…

  • Immigrant Adaptation in Multi-Ethnic Societies

    Immigrant Adaptation in Multi-Ethnic Societies

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415628549

    As a result of international immigration, ethnic diversity has increased rapidly in many countries, not only in major cities, but also in smaller cities. This trend is not limited to the traditional immigrant receiving countries, such as the United…

  • Philanthropy, Art and Society

    Philanthropy, Art and Society
    av Marta Herrero

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415661942

  • Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry

    Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138820142

    The construction industry as a workplace is commonly seen as problematic for a number of reasons, including its worrying health and safety record, the instability of its workforce, and the poorly regulated nature of the sector. It is surprising ther…

  • Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry

    Ethnographic Research in the Construction Industry

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415603430

    The construction industry as a workplace is commonly seen as problematic for a number of reasons, including its worrying health and safety record, the instability of its workforce, and the poorly regulated nature of the sector. It is surprising ther…

  • Suburbia in the 21st Century

    Suburbia in the 21st Century

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138185913

    Since the emergence of the garden suburbs in the UK in the early 20th century and mass suburbanisation since the early 1950s, suburbs have come to hold a special place in the geographical, political, sociological, and cultural imaginations of academ…

  • The Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse

    The Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138048720

    The Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse (SKAD) has reoriented research into social forms, structuration and processes of meaning construction and reality formation; doing so by linking social constructivist and pragmatist approaches with po…

  • Researching the Powerful

    Researching the Powerful

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138842601

    This book exemplifies the "public sociology" approach to sociological research popularised by Michael Burawoy, showcasing how an approach that focuses on the powerful can bring new insights into how our society works. As a collection of empirically-…

  • Gender Roles in Ireland

    Gender Roles in Ireland
    av Margret Fine-Davis

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415743082

    Gender Roles in Ireland: three decades of attitude change documents changing attitudes toward the role of women in Ireland from 1975 to 2005, a key period of social change in this society. The book presents replicated measures from four separate sur…

  • Muslim Americans

    Muslim Americans
    av Nahid Afrose Kabir

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138316423

    With Islamophobia on the rise in the US since 9/11, Muslims remain the most misunderstood people in American society. Taking as its point of departure the question of the compatibility of Islam and democracy, this book examines Muslims' sense of bel…

  • Muslim Americans

    Muslim Americans
    av Nahid Afrose Kabir

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138699250

    With Islamophobia on the rise in the US since 9/11, Muslims remain the most misunderstood people in American society. Taking as its point of departure the question of the compatibility of Islam and democracy, this book examines Muslims' sense of bel…

  • Sharing Lives

    Sharing Lives
    av Marc Szydlik

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138125711

    Sharing Lives explores the most important human relationships which last for the longest period of our lives: those between adult children and their parents. Offering a new reference point for studies on the sociology of family, the book focuses on…

  • Sharing Lives

    Sharing Lives
    av Marc Szydlik

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138596245

    Sharing Lives explores the most important human relationships which last for the longest period of our lives: those between adult children and their parents. Offering a new reference point for studies on the sociology of family, the book focuses on…

  • Praxeological Political Analysis

    Praxeological Political Analysis

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138644922

    With the interest in practice theory and praxeology on the rise, praxeology can be considered an emerging new methodological as well as theoretical paradigm which successfully overcomes epistemological dichotomies of conventional approaches.The arti…

  • Healthy Aging in Sociocultural Context

    Healthy Aging in Sociocultural Context

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415636216

    Healthy Aging in Sociocultural Context examines two emerging trends facing countries throughout the world: population aging and population diversity. It makes a unique contribution to our understanding of these timely issues by examining their impli…

  • Healthy Aging in Sociocultural Context

    Healthy Aging in Sociocultural Context

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138809499

    Healthy Aging in Sociocultural Context examines two emerging trends facing countries throughout the world: population aging and population diversity. It makes a unique contribution to our understanding of these timely issues by examining their impli…

  • Centers and Peripheries in Knowledge Production

    Centers and Peripheries in Knowledge Production
    av Leandro Rodriguez Medina

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138957398

    This book examines the circulation of knowledge within globalization, focusing on the differences between centers and peripheries of knowledge production in the social sciences. It explores not only how knowledge is appropriated in peripheral fields…

  • Centers and Peripheries in Knowledge Production

    Centers and Peripheries in Knowledge Production
    av Leandro Rodriguez Medina

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415840798

    This book examines the circulation of knowledge within globalization, focusing on the differences between centers and peripheries of knowledge production in the social sciences. It explores not only how knowledge is appropriated in peripheral fields…

  • The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity

    The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138791817

    The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity engages with one of the most characteristic features of modern society. An increasingly prominent and potentially contentious phenomenon, religious diversity is intimately associated with contemporary…

  • Life Course Perspectives on Military Service

    Life Course Perspectives on Military Service

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138920859

    This edited volume provides a comprehensive and critical review of what we know about military service and the life course, what we don't know, and what we need to do to better understand the role of military service in shaping people's lives. It de…

  • Life Course Perspectives on Military Service

    Life Course Perspectives on Military Service

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415879415

    This edited volume provides a comprehensive and critical review of what we know about military service and the life course, what we don't know, and what we need to do to better understand the role of military service in shaping people's lives. It de…

  • Migrant Marginality

    Migrant Marginality

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138952836

    This edited book uses migrant marginality to problematize several different aspects of global migration. It examines how many different societies have defined their national identities, cultural values and terms of political membership through (and…

  • Migrant Marginality

    Migrant Marginality

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415893176

    This edited book uses migrant marginality to problematize several different aspects of global migration. It examines how many different societies have defined their national identities, cultural values and terms of political membership through (and…

  • Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere

    Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415587303

    Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere provides the first major social scientific study of these festivals in the wake of their explosion in popularity over the past decade. It explores the cultural significance of contemporary arts festivals from…

  • Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere

    Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415714969

    Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere provides the first major social scientific study of these festivals in the wake of their explosion in popularity over the past decade. It explores the cultural significance of contemporary arts festivals from…

  • International Migration and Ethnic Relations

    International Migration and Ethnic Relations

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138788725

    Each day, in so many aspects of daily life, we are reminded of the significance of migration and ethnicity. This book is a critical contribution to the understanding of the phenomena of migration and ethnicity, from a Swedish vantage point looking o…

  • International Migration and Ethnic Relations

    International Migration and Ethnic Relations

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138083745

    Each day, in so many aspects of daily life, we are reminded of the significance of migration and ethnicity. This book is a critical contribution to the understanding of the phenomena of migration and ethnicity, from a Swedish vantage point looking o…

  • Meta-Regulation in Practice

    Meta-Regulation in Practice
    av F.C. Simon

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138233720

    Meta-regulation presents itself as a progressive policy approach that can manage complexity and conflicting objectives better than traditional command and control regulation. It does this by 'harnessing' markets and enlisting a broad range of stakeh…

  • The Great Transformation

    The Great Transformation
    av Judith Bessant

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138186903

    While artificial intelligence (AI), robots, bio-technologies and digital media are transforming work, culture, and social life, there is little understanding of or agreement about the scope and significance of this change. This new interpretation of…

  • Understanding Aging and Diversity

    Understanding Aging and Diversity
    av Patricia Kolb

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415678810

    The demographic phenomena of increased life expectancy, increasing global population of older adults, and a larger number of older people as a proportion of the total population in nations throughout the world will affect our lives and the life of e…

  • The Digital Divide

    The Digital Divide

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138960268

    This book provides an in-depth comparative analysis of inequality and the stratification of the digital sphere. Grounded in classical sociological theories of inequality, as well as empirical evidence, this book defines 'the digital divide' as the u…

  • The Digital Divide

    The Digital Divide

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415525442

    This book provides an in-depth comparative analysis of inequality and the stratification of the digital sphere. Grounded in classical sociological theories of inequality, as well as empirical evidence, this book defines 'the digital divide' as the u…

  • New Generation Political Activism in Ukraine

    New Generation Political Activism in Ukraine
    av Christine Emeran

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138346918

    Individuals in the post-Communist Ukraine dealt with a political climate of stalled reforms and corruption, leading to a mass distrust of many political institutions. This had a demobilizing effect on a citizen's sense of capacity to effect social c…

  • New Generation Political Activism in Ukraine

    New Generation Political Activism in Ukraine
    av Christine Emeran

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472482525

    Individuals in the post-Communist Ukraine dealt with a political climate of stalled reforms and corruption, leading to a mass distrust of many political institutions. This had a demobilizing effect on a citizen's sense of capacity to effect social c…

  • Racism, Governance, and Public Policy

    Racism, Governance, and Public Policy
    av Katy Sian

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415812658

    This book presents a new framing of policy debates on the question of racism through a discursive critique of contemporary issues and contexts, drawing on a program of new European research carried out between 2010 and 2013, with a central focus on…

  • The Third Digital Divide

    The Third Digital Divide
    av Massimo Ragnedda

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472471260

    Drawing on the thought of Max Weber, in particular his theory of stratification, this book engages with the question of whether the digital divide simply extends traditional forms of inequality, or whether it also includes new forms of social exclus…

  • The Third Digital Divide

    The Third Digital Divide
    av Massimo Ragnedda

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138346932

    Drawing on the thought of Max Weber, in particular his theory of stratification, this book engages with the question of whether the digital divide simply extends traditional forms of inequality, or whether it also includes new forms of social exclus…

  • Globalization, Uncertainty and Late Careers in Society

    Globalization, Uncertainty and Late Careers in Society

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415482080

    Globalization has been strongly shaping and transforming both national economies and individual careers in recent decades. These profound changes have had significant consequences for individual careers of men and women both during and after their e…

  • Globalization, Uncertainty and Late Careers in Society

    Globalization, Uncertainty and Late Careers in Society

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415376457

    Globalization has been strongly shaping and transforming both national economies and individual careers in recent decades. These profound changes have had significant consequences for individual careers of men and women both during and after their e…

  • Club Cultures

    Club Cultures
    av Silvia Rief

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415648899

    This book explores contemporary club and dance cultures as a manifestation of aesthetic and prosthetic forms of life. Rief addresses the questions of how practices of clubbing help cultivate particular forms of reflexivity and modes of experience, a…

  • Club Cultures

    Club Cultures
    av Silvia Rief

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415958530

    This book explores contemporary club and dance cultures as a manifestation of aesthetic and prosthetic forms of life. Rief addresses the questions of how practices of clubbing help cultivate particular forms of reflexivity and modes of experience, a…

  • Contexts of Social Capital

    Contexts of Social Capital

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415411172

    The concept of social capital refers to the ways in which people make use of their social networks in "getting ahead." Social capital isn't just about the connections in networks, but fundamentally concerns the distribution of resources on the basis…

  • Contexts of Social Capital

    Contexts of Social Capital

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415536721

    The concept of social capital refers to the ways in which people make use of their social networks in "getting ahead." Social capital isn't just about the connections in networks, but fundamentally concerns the distribution of resources on the basis…

  • Child Poverty in Historical Perspective

    Child Poverty in Historical Perspective
    av Lucinda Platt

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415339483

    This book combines detailed historical investigation with original empirical analysis and an understanding of the most recent developments in child poverty research, in order to help us understand why child poverty has come to be seen as such a pres…

  • National Policy-Making

    National Policy-Making

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415641234

    Notions of social change are often divided into local versus international. But what actually happens at the national level-where policies are ultimately made and implemented-when policy-making is interdependent worldwide? How do policy-makers take…

  • Sociology, Religion and Grace

    Sociology, Religion and Grace
    av Arpad Szakolczai

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415654289

    This book offers a sociological analysis of the Renaissance, focusing on the concept of grace, and the unity that exists between its various meanings: theological, anthropological (gift-giving, Mauss; and sociability, Simmel), and aesthetical (beaut…

  • Sociology, Religion and Grace

    Sociology, Religion and Grace
    av Arpad Szakolczai

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415371964

    This book offers a sociological analysis of the Renaissance, focusing on the concept of grace, and the unity that exists between its various meanings: theological, anthropological (gift-giving, Mauss; and sociability, Simmel), and aesthetical (beaut…

  • The Defiance of Global Commitment

    The Defiance of Global Commitment
    av Brian Castellani

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815353171

    The Brexit vote; the election of Trump; the upsurge of European nationalism; the devolution of the Arab Spring; global violence; Chinese expansionism; disruptive climate change; the riotous instabilities of the world capitalist system...While divers…