E-books: Social Sciences

  • Cultivating Grass-Roots for Regional Development in a Globalising Economy: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Organised Markets book cover

    Cultivating Grass-Roots for Regional Development in a Globalising Economy

    Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Organised Markets, 1st Edition

    By James Cécora

    First published in 1999. The key to successful regional development is more a personality issue than a global one, contends social economist Dr. James Cécora. With a fresh new interdisciplinary approach, Cécora tackles traditional economic theory to show that a distinct type of individual, the '…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Common Law and Colonised Peoples: Studies in Trinidad and Western Australia book cover

    Common Law and Colonised Peoples

    Studies in Trinidad and Western Australia, 1st Edition

    By Jeannine M. Purdy

    Published in 1997. It is well known in Australia that Aboriginal people are currently massively over-represented amongst the prison population. Although it is not officially acknowledged to the same degree in Trinidad, it is also well-known that Afro-Trinidadians are over-represented in the prisons…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Criminal Justice in Scotland book cover

    Criminal Justice in Scotland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Duff, Neil Hutton

    Published in 1999. Scottish criminal law and procedure are very different from their counterparts elsewhere in the United Kingdom. This book is the first socio-legal account of the Scottish criminal justice process and its constituent institutions. Its aims are: to explain the operation of the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Physical and Social Influences on People with Senile Dementia in Residential Care: Physical and Social Influences on People with Senile Dementia in Residential Care book cover

    Physical and Social Influences on People with Senile Dementia in Residential Care

    Physical and Social Influences on People with Senile Dementia in Residential Care, 1st Edition

    By Ann Netten

    Published in 1993. The Increasing numbers of very elderly people in the population and the decreased use of long-stay hospitals are leading to pressure for services in the community for people with dementia. Residential care plays an important role in the care of such people, and developing new,…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Argument for Action: Ethics and Professional Conduct: Ethics and Professional Conduct book cover

    Argument for Action: Ethics and Professional Conduct

    Ethics and Professional Conduct, 1st Edition

    By John Lawrence

    First published in 1999. This book will help professions and professionals to identify their contribution to society and to understand the argument in which they must engage if they are to justify their conduct. Because of their specialized expertise and power, the task is both difficult and…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Child Sexual Abuse and Adult Offenders: New Theory and Research book cover

    Child Sexual Abuse and Adult Offenders

    New Theory and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Bagley, Kanka Mallick

    Published in 1999, this book is based on major research projects in Britain, Canada and Australia on the meaning, nature and impact of child sexual abuse. Theoretical perspectives include a consideration of the contextualisation of knowledge about child abuse; how sexual abuse may be embedded…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • China's Population: Problems, Thoughts and Policies book cover

    China's Population

    Problems, Thoughts and Policies, 1st Edition

    By Gabe T. Wang

    Published in 1999, this text sets out to provide an historical, present and futuristic understanding of China's enormous population problems. It sets out to provide a fundamental understanding of China through an understanding of its population problems and the efforts to control them. With the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Anthropology of Epidemics book cover

    The Anthropology of Epidemics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann H. Kelly, Frédéric Keck, Christos Lynteris

    Over the past decades, infectious disease epidemics have come to increasingly pose major global health challenges to humanity. The Anthropology of Epidemics approaches epidemics as total social phenomena: processes and events which encompass and exercise a transformational impact on social life…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology

  • Developing Neighbourhood Support and Child Protection Strategies: The Henley Safe Children Project book cover

    Developing Neighbourhood Support and Child Protection Strategies

    The Henley Safe Children Project, 1st Edition

    By Norma Baldwin, Lyn Carruthers

    Published in 1998, the book provides a useful contribution to current debates on social exclusion, the regeneration of communities and the refocusing of crisis driven child protection services to family support and the prevention of harm. It stresses the need for interagency strategies of: -…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Curtains of Iron and Gold: Reconstructing Borders and Scales of Interaction book cover

    Curtains of Iron and Gold

    Reconstructing Borders and Scales of Interaction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heikki Eskelinen, Ilkka Liikanen, Jukka Oksa

    First published in 1999, this book examines the construction of new political, economic and mental borders in post-Cold War Europe. Various national and regional settings are analyzed along the old East-West divide. In post-Cold War Europe the East-West divide no longer exists in the form of the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Augmenting Democracy: Political Movements and Constitutional Reform During the Rise of Labour, 1900-1924 book cover

    Augmenting Democracy

    Political Movements and Constitutional Reform During the Rise of Labour, 1900-1924, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Chadwick

    First published in 1999, Andrew Chadwick provides an important new interpretation of British radical, suffrage-feminist and socialist movements during the first quarter of the twentieth century, based on analysis of their visions of democratic constitutional reform. He argues that a shared…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Question of Identity book cover

    A Question of Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anne J. Kershen

    Published in 1998, this book is a multi-disciplinary exploration of one of the most vital issues in the contemporary world. Never was this topic more relevant than now, on the threshold of the twenty-first century. At a time when the global economy, European citizenship and worldwide…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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