Books by Publisher: SAGE Publications (USA)

    Counselling in a Multicultural Society

    Paperback Save £1.44 = £24.55

    Examines the complex issues surrounding counselling and therapy in a multicultural society. This book explores the impact of culture on identity, and of cultural differences on interaction. It looks at how one might take a client's cultural context into consideration or deal with racism.

    Using Foucault\'s Methods

    By Gavin Kendall

    Paperback £34.75

    `At last, a student-friendly guide that answers the question: "Yes, but how do you do Foucault?" Kendall and Wickham address the thorny question of how-to-Foucault in a clear, distinctive manner that stands out in the secondary literature on this important thinker' - Toby Miller, New York University

    Management Theories for Educational Change

    By Keith Morrison

    Paperback Save £10.74 = £22.25

    Management Theories for Educational Change

    Sociological Practice: Linking Theory and Social Research

    By Derek Layder

    Paperback Save £1.89 = £27.10

    In this textbook, Derek Layder offers a better understanding of the links between theory and research, and provides an analysis of the relationship between the two.

    Foundations of Social Research

    By Michael Crotty

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £28.65

    Choosing a research method can be bewildering. This book links methodology and theory with clarity and precision, showing students and researchers how to navigate the maze of conflicting terminology.

    Core Sociological Dichotomies

    Hardback £87.46

    This introduction to the core concepts of sociology aims to help students develop the "sociological imagination". By examining contradictory pairs such as structure/agency and local/global, the student is introduced to alternative explanations for aspects of human conduct over various issues.

    Culture: A Reformer\'s Science

    By Tony Bennett

    Paperback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    This major work, by one of the key figures in cultural studies, critically examines the theory, history and practice of culture. It is a comprehensive review of the main debates in cultural studies that is grounded in an historical account of the modern relations between culture and government.

    The McDonaldization Thesis: Explorations and Extensions

    By George F. Ritzer

    Hardback Save £12.99 = £90.01

    Ritzer discusses the process of McDonaldization, and scrutinizes: the labour process and the degree to which it has been McDonaldized; the relationship between McDonaldization and globalization and Americanization. Part Three presents new means of consumption and the book concludes with a re-evaluation of the McDonaldization thesis and its future.

    Visions of Modernity: Representation, Memory, Time and Space in the Age of the Camera

    By Scott McQuire

    Hardback £112.11

    This overview of modern visual culture explores the relationship between technology, society and identity which underpins contemporary `media culture'. The book is not so much about the camera's field of vision: it is concerned with processes of modernization and the dramatic changes which characterize modernity.

    Formations of Class & Gender

    By Beverley Skeggs

    Paperback Save £2.65 = £30.34

    'A sophisticated and passionately written account of the classed and gendered identities of a small group of working-class white women who live in the north-west of England. It is ethnography at its best, having been built on long-term, thoughtful engagements in the field' - Gender and Education

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