Sociology

    The Latino Question: Politics, Labouring Classes and the Next Left

    By Alfredo Carlos

    Paperback £17.65

    How Latino communities are transforming the politics of race, migration and labour in the US.

    Exploring welfare debates

    By Lee Gregory

    Paperback £22.00

    Visually and pedagogically rich, this wide-ranging introduction to key concepts and debates in welfare uses an innovative, question-based narrative to highlight the importance of theory to understanding welfare.

    Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective

    Hardback Save £5.34 = £59.66

    This collection reframes the debate around Islam and women's rights within a broader comparative literature that examines the complex and contingent historical relationships between religion, secularism, democracy, law, and gender equality.

    AQA A-level Sociology Year 2 In a Week

    By Letts A-Level

    Paperback £8.45

    Exam board: AQA Level: A-level Subject: Sociology First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017

    Quest for a Suitable Past

    Hardback £29.66

    The present volume brings together a range of case studies of myth making and myth breaking in east Europe from the nineteenth century to the present day.

    Situational Analysis: Grounded Theory After the Interpretive Turn

    By Adele E. Clarke

    Paperback £51.86

    The Second Edition offers an innovative extension of grounded theory useful in qualitative research projects that draws on interviews, observations, and visual, narrative, and historical discourse materials. To engage the dense complexities of real world situations, Situational Analysis SA braids together Strauss's ecological social worlds/arenas theory, Foucault's discourse analysis, and...

    Manet

    By Pierre Bourdieu

    Hardback £27.96

    What is a 'symbolic revolution'? What happens when a symbolic revolutions occurs, how can it succeed and prevail and why is it so difficult to understand? Using the exemplary case of Edouard Manet, Pierre Bourdieu began to ponder these questions as early as the 1980s, before making it the focus...

    Comfort of People

    By Daniel Miller

    Hardback £44.96

    At the end of life, our comfort lies mainly in relationships. In this book, Daniel Miller, one of the world's leading anthropologists, examines the social worlds of people suffering from terminal or long-term illness.

    End Game

    By Corey M. Abramson

    Paperback £13.67

    Winner of the Outstanding Publication Award, Section on Aging and the Life Course, American Sociological Association Senior citizens from all walks of life face a gauntlet of physical, psychological, and social hurdles. But do the disadvantages some people accumulate over the course of their lives make their final years especially...

    Small-Scale Evaluation

    By Colin Robson

    Paperback £27.80

    Evaluation research can assess the value and effectiveness of interventions and innovations involving people. While this has often been on a grand scale, this book focuses on small-scale projects carried out by an individual or small group, typically lasting for weeks or at most a few months, at a local...

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