E-books: Social Sciences

  • 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

  • Strategic Impasse: Social Origins of Geopolitical Disarray book cover

    Strategic Impasse

    Social Origins of Geopolitical Disarray, 1st Edition

    By Juan E. Corradi

    "Damned if you do; damned if you don’t" voices the strategic impasse the USA finds itself in today. Liberal interventionism and globalization—the two pillars of the international system—seem not to work. Explaining the inability of Western powers to enact wise initiatives, Corradi explores the…

    eBook – 2018-07-11

  • Great Debates in Criminology book cover

    Great Debates in Criminology

    1st Edition

    By Chad Posick, Michael Rocque

    This book explores the role of theory and research in criminology. Adopting a unique and refreshing approach to criminological theory, it focuses on the great debates in criminology from its inception as a field to the present day. It explores the debates that have motivated criminological thought,…

    eBook – 2018-07-11

  • Juvenile Justice: An Introduction book cover

    Juvenile Justice

    An Introduction, 9th Edition

    By John T. Whitehead, Steven P. Lab

    Juvenile Justice: An Introduction, Ninth Edition, presents a comprehensive picture of juvenile offending, delinquency theories, and the ways juvenile justice actors and agencies react to delinquency. Whitehead and Lab offer evidence-based suggestions for successful interventions and treatment and…

    eBook – 2018-07-11

  • Pop Culture Freaks: Identity, Mass Media, and Society book cover

    Pop Culture Freaks

    Identity, Mass Media, and Society, 2nd Edition

    By Dustin Kidd

    Utilizing each chapter to present core topical and timely examples, Pop Culture Freaks highlights the tension between inclusion and individuality that lies beneath mass media and commercial culture, using this tension as a point of entry to an otherwise expansive topic. He systematically…

    eBook – 2018-07-06

  • Gangs and Organized Crime book cover

    Gangs and Organized Crime

    1st Edition

    By George W. Knox, Gregg Etter, Carter F. Smith

    In Gangs and Organized Crime, George W. Knox, Gregg W. Etter, and Carter F. Smith offer an informed and carefully investigated examination of gangs and organized crime groups, covering street gangs, prison gangs, outlaw motorcycle gangs, and organized crime groups from every continent. The authors…

    eBook – 2018-07-04

  • The Debt Age book cover

    The Debt Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey R Di Leo, Peter Hitchcock, Sophia A McClennen

    This collection of essays, by some of the most distinguished public intellectuals and cultural critics in America explores various dimensions of what it means to live in the age of debt. They ask, what is the debt age? For that matter, what is debt? Is its meaning transhistorical or transcultural?…

    eBook – 2018-07-04

  • Police Leadership and Administration: A 21st-Century Strategic Approach book cover

    Police Leadership and Administration

    A 21st-Century Strategic Approach, 1st Edition

    By William F. Walsh, Gennaro F. Vito

    William Walsh and Gennaro Vito have adapted the strategic management process to the police organizational world in this innovative new text, Police Leadership and Administration: A 21st-Century Approach. Focusing principally on the police executive, this book covers pioneering management techniques…

    eBook – 2018-07-04

  • The New Black Sociologists: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives book cover

    The New Black Sociologists

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcus A. Hunter

    The New Black Sociologists follows in the footsteps of 1974’s pioneering text Black Sociologists: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, by tracing the organization of its forbearer in key thematic ways. This new collection of essays revisit the legacies of significant Black scholars including…

    eBook – 2018-07-04
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • The Routledge Companion to Criminological Theory and Concepts book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Criminological Theory and Concepts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Avi Brisman, Eamonn Carrabine, Nigel South

    A comprehensive one-stop reference text, The Routledge Companion to Criminological Theory and Concepts (the ‘Companion’) will find a place on every bookshelf, whether it be that of a budding scholar or a seasoned academic. Comprising over a hundred concise and authoritative essays written by…

    eBook – 2018-07-03

  • Gender in Film and Video book cover

    Gender in Film and Video

    1st Edition

    By Neal King, Rayanne Streeter, Jessica Herling, Talitha Rose

    Gender in Film and Video tracks changes in gender on screen by documenting trends of the internet age. The jargon-free book focuses on six instances of media in transition and their histories, including the rise of feminism on television, in sports events, and in comedy-drama series; the growth of…

    eBook – 2018-07-03

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