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Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association


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The volumes in this set, originally published between 1969 and 2001, is comprised of original books published in conjunction with the British Sociological Association. The set draws together original research by leading academics based on study groups and conference papers, in the areas of youth, race, the sociology of work, gender, social research, urban studies, class, deviance and social control, law, development, and health. Each volume provides a rigorous examination of related key issues. This set will be of particular interest to students and academics in the field of sociology, health and social care, gender studies and criminology respectively.

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Practice and Progress British Sociology 1950-1980

Practice and Progress: British Sociology 1950-1980

1st Edition

Edited By Philip Abrams, Rosemary Deem, Janet Finch, Paul Rock
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1981 Practice and Progress is a collection examining the changes that have occurred in the theories, methodologies and practices of sociology, in the institutional and educational setting of the subject, and in British society. The themes pursued include the ...

Private Risks and Public Dangers

Private Risks and Public Dangers

1st Edition

Edited By Stephen Platt, Hilary Thomas, Sue Scott, Gareth Williams
May 28, 2020

Private Risk and Public Dangers is comprised of a collection of chapters which were originally papers presented in the 1991 British Sociological Association Conference on Health and Society, and they address a range of private risks and public dangers. Issues covered vary from the response to HIV ...

Race and Racialism

Race and Racialism

1st Edition

Edited By Sami Zubaida
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1970, Race and Racialism aims to bring race discussions into the mainstream of sociological discussion through scrutinizing concepts that defines theoretical issues. The book also locates race-relation situations in the context of the wider social structure and historical ...

Rethinking Social Inequality

Rethinking Social Inequality

1st Edition

Edited By David Robbins, Lesley Caldwell, Graham Day, Karen Jones, HILARY ROSE
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1982, Rethinking Social Inequality is a collection of essays looking at the breadth of contemporary work in social inequality. The book focuses on inequality as a central project of sociological enquiry, and is unified by the overarching rejection of a distributional notion ...

Sexual Divisions and Society Process and Change

Sexual Divisions and Society: Process and Change

1st Edition

Edited By Sheila Allen, Diana Leonard Barker
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1976, Sexual Divisions and Society argues that mainstream sociology has neglected to incorporate the notion of sexual divisions as an integral part of its theoretical underpinnings. It suggests that sociology has often included women completely within the term of ‘men’, or ...

Social Change and Political Transformation

Social Change and Political Transformation

1st Edition

Edited By Chris Rootes, Howard Davis
May 28, 2020

Social Change in Political Transformation is thorough examination of political transformation the book features contributors from western and eastern Europe, giving their views on how European society and institutions are changing. The themes of social change, new movements and the development of ...

Sociology and Development

Sociology and Development

1st Edition

By Emanuel de Kadt, Gavin Williams
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1974 Sociology and Development are a selection papers from the British Sociological Association’s conference on development. The book combines both theoretical discussion and empirical material drawn from both urban and rural areas in Africa, Latin America, China, the USSR ...

The Social Analysis of Class Structure

The Social Analysis of Class Structure

1st Edition

By Frank Parkin
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1974, The Social Analysis of Class Structure is an edited collection addressing class formation and class relations in industrial society. The range and variety of the contributions provide a useful guide to the central concerns of British sociology in the 1970s. ...

Transforming Cities Contested Governance and New Spatial Divisions

Transforming Cities: Contested Governance and New Spatial Divisions

1st Edition

Edited By Nick Jewson, Susanne Macgregor
May 28, 2020

Transforming Cities examines the profound changes that have characterised cities of the advanced capitalist societies in the final decades of the twentieth century. It analyses ways in which relationships of contest, conflict and co-operation are realised in and through the social and spatial forms...

Work and the Enterprise Culture

Work and the Enterprise Culture

1st Edition

Edited By Malcolm Cross, Geoff Payne
May 28, 2020

Work and Enterprise Culture examines the world of work in the light of the major changes that have occurred over the last decade. In particular, the book focuses on what is understood by the term the ‘enterprise culture’ and considers what impact, if any, this concept has on traditional work ...

Youth in Transition The Sociology of Youth and Youth Policy

Youth in Transition: The Sociology of Youth and Youth Policy

1st Edition

Edited By Claire Wallace, Malcolm Cross
May 28, 2020

Originally published in 1990, Youth in Transition addresses the issue of large-scale policy intervention, related to problems of employment in Britain’s youth. The book reflects the changes within sociology from studying youth as self-contained instigators of change, to examining the role they have...

Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

1st Edition

By Various
May 09, 2018

The volumes in this set, originally published between 1969 and 2001, is comprised of original books published in conjunction with the British Sociological Association. The set draws together original research by leading academics based on study groups and conference papers, in the areas of youth, ...

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