E-books: Social Sciences

  • Remaking Housing Policy: An International Study book cover

    Remaking Housing Policy

    An International Study, 1st Edition

    By David Clapham

    Breaking the country-specific boundaries of traditional housing policy books, Remaking Housing Policy is the first introductory housing policy textbook designed to be used by students all around the world. Starting from first principles, readers are guided through the objectives behind government…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    Routledge

  • Gender: The Basics: 2nd edition book cover

    Gender: The Basics

    2nd edition, 2nd Edition

    By Hilary M. Lips

    Gender: The Basics is an engaging introduction to the influence of cultural, historical, biological, psychological, and economic forces on ways in which we have come to define and experience femininity and masculinity, and on the impact and importance of gender categories. Highlighting that there…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Intelligence Analysis Fundamentals book cover

    Intelligence Analysis Fundamentals

    1st Edition

    By Godfrey Garner, Patrick McGlynn

    There are a limited number of intelligence analysis books available on the market.  Intelligence Analysis Fundamentals is an introductory, accessible text for college level undergraduate and graduate level courses. While the principles outlined in the book largely follow military intelligence…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    CRC Press

  • Reducing Crime: A Companion for Police Leaders book cover

    Reducing Crime

    A Companion for Police Leaders, 1st Edition

    By Jerry Ratcliffe

    How do I reduce crime in my police command? How do I tackle chronic crime problems? How do I address the long-term issues that have plagued my community? How do I analyze crime and criminal behaviour? How do I show evidence of success in crime reduction? What works, what doesn’t, and how do we know…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    Routledge

  • Our Bodies Not Ourselves: WOMEN AGING FROM MENOPAUSE TO ONE HUNDRED book cover

    Our Bodies Not Ourselves

    WOMEN AGING FROM MENOPAUSE TO ONE HUNDRED, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn A. Kirigin, Carol A.B. Warren

    In 1970, the best-seller Our Bodies Ourselves was published. The focus of the authors, the Boston Health Collective, was on the youthful female body: on reproduction, sexuality, genitalia, intimacy and relationships in the context of North American cultural expectations. Our Bodies Not Ourselves is…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Criminal Investigation book cover

    Introduction to Criminal Investigation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Birzer, Cliff Roberson

    The manner in which criminal investigators are trained is neither uniform nor consistent, ranging from sophisticated training protocols in some departments to on-the-job experience alongside senior investigators in others. Ideal for students taking a first course in the subject as well as…

    eBook – 2018-07-31
    CRC Press

  • Routledge International Handbook of Restorative Justice book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Restorative Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Theo Gavrielides

    This up-to-date resource on restorative justice theory and practice is the literature’s most comprehensive and authoritative review of original research in new and contested areas. Bringing together contributors from across a range of jurisdictions, disciplines and legal traditions, this edited…

    eBook – 2018-07-27
    Routledge

  • Ritual, Emotion, Violence: Studies on the Micro-Sociology of Randall Collins book cover

    Ritual, Emotion, Violence

    Studies on the Micro-Sociology of Randall Collins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elliott B. Weininger, Annette Lareau, Omar Lizardo

    Microsociologists seek to capture social life as it is experienced, and in recent decades no one has championed the microsociological approach more fiercely than Randall Collins. The pieces in this exciting volume offer fresh and original insights into key aspects of Collins’ thought, and of…

    eBook – 2018-07-27
    Routledge

  • Indians of the Great Plains book cover

    Indians of the Great Plains

    2nd Edition

    By Daniel J. Gelo

    This book provides a thorough and engaging study of Plains Indian life. It covers both historical and contemporary aspects and contains wide and balanced treatment of the many different tribal groups, including Canadian and southern populations. Daniel J. Gelo draws on years of ethnographic…

    eBook – 2018-07-20
    Routledge

  • A Concise Introduction to Linguistics book cover

    A Concise Introduction to Linguistics

    5th Edition

    By Bruce M. Rowe, Diane P. Levine

    Now in its fifth edition, A Concise Introduction to Linguistics provides students with a detailed introduction to the core concepts of language as it relates to culture. The textbook includes a focus on linguistic anthropology, unpacking the main contributions of linguistics to the study of human…

    eBook – 2018-07-17
    Routledge

  • Data-Driven Law: Data Analytics and the New Legal Services book cover

    Data-Driven Law

    Data Analytics and the New Legal Services, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edward J. Walters

    For increasingly data-savvy clients, lawyers can no longer give "it depends" answers rooted in anecdata. Clients insist that their lawyers justify their reasoning, and with more than a limited set of war stories. The considered judgment of an experienced lawyer is unquestionably valuable. However,…

    eBook – 2018-07-16
    Auerbach Publications
    Data Analytics Applications

  • Women of Asia: Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity book cover

    Women of Asia

    Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mehrangiz Najafizadeh, Linda Lindsey

    With thirty-two original chapters reflecting cutting edge content throughout developed and developing Asia, Women of Asia: Globalization, Development, and Gender Equity is a comprehensive anthology that contributes significantly to understanding globalization’s transformative process and the…

    eBook – 2018-07-11
    Routledge

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