E-books: Social Sciences

  • Everyday Moralities: Doing it Ourselves in an Age of Uncertainty book cover

    Everyday Moralities

    Doing it Ourselves in an Age of Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Hookway

    From concerns of dwindling care and kindness for others to an excessive concern with self and consumerism, plenty of evidence has been provided for the claim that morality is in decline in the West, yet little is known about how people make-sense of and experience their everyday moral lives. This…

    AeBook – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

  • American Politics - 2000 and beyond book cover

    American Politics - 2000 and beyond

    1st Edition

    By Alan Grant

    This title was first published in 2000:  An examination of some of the key themes and issues central to the understanding of the contemporary political scene in the USA at the beginning of the 21st century. Bringing together the work of a number of academics with expertise in the field, it…

    eBook – 2018-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Men, Power and Liberation: Readings of Masculinities in Spanish American Literatures book cover

    Men, Power and Liberation

    Readings of Masculinities in Spanish American Literatures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amit Thakkar, Chris Harris

    Each contribution to this book discusses key issues arising from the portrayal of men and the formation of masculine identities in a range of representative and landmark texts, fictional and non-fictional, drawn from different historical periods and from various countries in the Hispanophone…

    eBook – 2018-10-31
    Routledge

  • The Regulation of Internet Pornography: Issues and Challenges book cover

    The Regulation of Internet Pornography

    Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Abhilash Nair

    The regulation of pornography has always been a contentious issue, which has sparked wide-ranging debates surrounding the acceptability and place of pornography in society. The use of the internet to distribute and access pornography has magnified this debate and has presented a number of challenges…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

  • Empowerment and Control in the Australian Welfare State: A Critical Analysis of Australian Social Policy Since 1972 book cover

    Empowerment and Control in the Australian Welfare State

    A Critical Analysis of Australian Social Policy Since 1972, 1st Edition

    By Philip Mendes

    This book explores the tensions between the competing social rights and social control functions of the modern Australian welfare state. By critically examining the history and rhetoric of the Australian welfare state from 1972 to the present day, and using the author’s long-standing research on…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Social Welfare Around the World

  • Women and Careers: Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity book cover

    Women and Careers

    Transnational Studies in Public Policy and Employment Equity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilee Reimer

    The unifying theme of Women and Careers is women’s educational and employment success, with the objective of profiling supportive public policy in global contexts from Atlantic Canada to Western Europe, Australia and China. It takes up the career processes of women from marginalized groups who have…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Organizations

  • Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vicki Harman, Benedetta Cappellini, Charlotte Faircloth

    This cross-disciplinary volume brings together diverse perspectives on children’s food occasions inside and outside of the home across different geographical locations. By unpacking mundane food occasions - from school dinners to domestic meals and from breakfast to snacks - Feeding Children Inside…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Economic Structure and Maturity: Collected Papers in Input-output Modelling and Applications: Collected Papers in Input-output Modelling and Applications book cover

    Economic Structure and Maturity: Collected Papers in Input-output Modelling and Applications

    Collected Papers in Input-output Modelling and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Ranko Bon

    This title was first published in 2000:  A collection of Ranko Bon's papers on input-output analysis and its applications. The underlying feature of the papers is a focus on the supply-side input-output model, which better predicts the behaviour of mature economic sectors, such as agriculture…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Human Factors and Aerospace Safety: An International Journal: v.2: No.4 book cover

    Human Factors and Aerospace Safety

    An International Journal: v.2: No.4, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Muir, Don Harris

    This title was first published in 2003. An international journal targeted specifically at the study of the human element in the aerospace system, and its role in either avoiding or contributing to accidents and incidents, and in promoting safe operations. The journal contains both formal research…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Communities Surviving Migration: Village Governance, Environment and Cultural Survival in Indigenous Mexico book cover

    Communities Surviving Migration

    Village Governance, Environment and Cultural Survival in Indigenous Mexico, 1st Edition

    Edited by James P. Robson, Dan Klooster, Jorge Hernández-Díaz

    Out-migration might decrease the pressure of population on the environment, but what happens to the communities that manage the local environment when they are weakened by the absence of their members? In an era where community-based natural resource management has emerged as a key hope for…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Migration, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Policy Styles and Policy-Making: Exploring the Linkages book cover

    Policy Styles and Policy-Making

    Exploring the Linkages, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Howlett, Jale Tosun

    Richardson et al.’s respected and seminal Policy Styles in Western Europe (1982) shed valuable light on how countries tend to establish long-term and distinctive ways to make policies that transcend short-term imperatives and issues. This follow-up volume updates those arguments and significantly…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Policy Studies

  • Mothers Accused and Abused: Addressing Complex Psychological Needs book cover

    Mothers Accused and Abused

    Addressing Complex Psychological Needs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Foster

    Mothers Accused and Abused: Addressing Complex Psychological Needs brings together stories about mothers who are accused of harming, and in some cases killing, their children, children who subsequently harm or kill others and the challenges to professionals who work with them. Contributors…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

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