E-books: Social Sciences

  • 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

  • Bureaucracy and Politics in Mexico: The Case of the Secretariat of Programming and Budget book cover

    Bureaucracy and Politics in Mexico

    The Case of the Secretariat of Programming and Budget, 1st Edition

    By Eduardo Torres Espinosa

    First published in 1999, the main theme of this book is the relationship between bureaucracy and politics in Mexico. This examined though a study of the Secretariat of Programming and Budget, which came into existence in 1976 and was abolished in 1992. The book charts the rise and fall of the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Caroline Bowles Southey: 1786 - 1854 , The Making of a Woman Writer book cover

    Caroline Bowles Southey

    1786 - 1854 , The Making of a Woman Writer, 1st Edition

    By Virginia Blain

    First published in 1998, this volume combines a bio-critical account of Caroline Bowles Southey’s career with a general selection of her works, both poetry and prose, with the latter drawing attention on her remarkable talent as a letter writer. It will appeal to scholars of Romanticism and the…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Families with Small Children in Eastern and Western Europe book cover

    Families with Small Children in Eastern and Western Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ulla Björnberg, Jürgen Sass

    Published in 1997, the aim of this study is to address comparative perspectives on gender and family life in western and eastern Europe. The focus is on the way in which family policy measures relating to the reconciliation of work and family are viewed and used by employed parents with small…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • European Food Aid Policy book cover

    European Food Aid Policy

    1st Edition

    By John Cathie

    Published in 1997, this book traces the development of European Food Aid Policy from its inception in the 1960s through to the 1990s. This covers the change from a surplus disposal programme in the early days to the present policy. The European Food Aid Policy is one of the few areas of development…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Families, Children and the Quest for a Global Ethic book cover

    Families, Children and the Quest for a Global Ethic

    1st Edition

    By Robert N. Rapoport

    Published in 1997, this volume looks at the role of families in the world order and the problems facing them especially in the face of globalization. The author takes into account materialist, religious, gender and environmental concerns.…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Fundamental Social Rights at Work in the European Community book cover

    Fundamental Social Rights at Work in the European Community

    1st Edition

    By Alan C. Neal

    First published in 1999, this volume examines how the challenge of defining and developing an effective structure of fundamental social rights for workers has long been a focus for debate at European level. Even before the emergence of the 1989 Charter of Fundamental Social Rights of Workers,…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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