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  • New Technology in Sociology: Practical Applications in Research and Work book cover

    New Technology in Sociology

    Practical Applications in Research and Work, 1st Edition

    By Grant Blank, James L. McCartney, Edward Brent

    When technology has been applied in business environments, its justification has usually been cast in terms of saving time or saving money. In the social sciences, the justification must be different; the viability of sociology as a profession, for example, will not be enhanced by cost reductions.…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Covering Disaster: Lessons from Media Coverage of Katrina and Rita book cover

    Covering Disaster

    Lessons from Media Coverage of Katrina and Rita, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ralph Izard, Jay Perkins

    In 2005, journalists faced enormous challenges while covering hurricanes Katrina and Rita along America's Gulf Coast. They struggled to find ways to communicate, move from one place to another, and find reputable information. They witnessed complete chaos, observed human suffering, and were…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Correction of Differential Settlements in Mexico City's Metropolitan Cathedral and Sagrario Church book cover

    Correction of Differential Settlements in Mexico City's Metropolitan Cathedral and Sagrario Church

    1st Edition

    By Efraín Ovando-Shelley, Enrique Santoyo

    This book describes the geotechnical aspects for correcting the geometry of Mexico City´s Metropolitan Cathedral and of the adjoining Sagrario Church. It describes the main aspects of geotechnical conditions in the city and of the most important hazards affecting these monuments. It discusses the…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    CRC Press
    Built Heritage and Geotechnics

  • The Grand Experiment: Mrs. Thatcher's Economy And How It Spread book cover

    The Grand Experiment

    Mrs. Thatcher's Economy And How It Spread, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Johnson

    First published in 1991. In this volume, the author states that is not an economic history or 'an economic analysis, although it draws upon both disciplines. However, it is an attempt at political economy. It surveys the economic policies of the Thatcher Conservatives, from their intellectual…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • The System of Nature: Volume 2 book cover

    The System of Nature

    Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Paul Henri Thiery

    Originally published in 1984. Paul Henri Thiery, Baron d'Holbach (1723-1789), was the center of the radical wing of the philosophers. Holbach wrote, translated, edited, and issued a stream of books and pamphlets, often under other names, that has made him the despair of bibliographers but has…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Critical Explorations of Young Adult Literature: Identifying and Critiquing the Canon book cover

    Critical Explorations of Young Adult Literature

    Identifying and Critiquing the Canon, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor Malo-Juvera, Crag Hill

    Recognizing the determination of a canon as an ongoing process of discussion and debate, which helps us to better understand the concept of meaningful and important literature, this edited collection turns a critical spotlight on young adult literature (YAL) to explore some of the most read, taught…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • One World Emerging? Convergence And Divergence In Industrial Societies book cover

    One World Emerging? Convergence And Divergence In Industrial Societies

    1st Edition

    By Alex Inkeles

    In One World Emerging? Alex Inkeles clarifies the meaning of convergence in the social organization of modern societies, shows how it can be measured, and illustrates in detail the manner and degree of convergence across national boundaries. Inkeles assesses the extent to which convergence in…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Shadow Lovers UK Edition: The Last Affairs Of H.g.wells book cover

    Shadow Lovers UK Edition

    The Last Affairs Of H.g.wells, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Lynn

    Nearing 70, and in what would be the last decade of his life, H.G. Wells fell in love at least three times - once with the much younger Baroness Budberg, and soon thereafter with two well-born Americans, Constance Coolidge and Martha Gelhorn, 25 and 40 years his junior respectively. These would…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Green Development: Environment and Sustainability in a Developing World book cover

    Green Development

    Environment and Sustainability in a Developing World, 4th Edition

    By Bill Adams

    The concept of sustainability lies at the core of the challenge of environment and development, and the way governments, business and environmental groups respond to it. Green Development provides a clear and coherent analysis of sustainable development in both theory and practice. Green…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Tradition and Transformation in a Chinese Family Business book cover

    Tradition and Transformation in a Chinese Family Business

    1st Edition

    By Heung-Wah Wong, Karin Ling-fung Chau

    Family businesses have been an important part of the economy in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, and in the Chinese diaspora, and, since the reforms, in mainland China itself. Some people have argued that the success of Chinese family businesses occurs because of the special characteristics and…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

  • Care, Power, Information: For the Love of BluesCollarship in the Age of Digital Culture, Bioeconomy, and (Post-)Trumpism book cover

    Care, Power, Information

    For the Love of BluesCollarship in the Age of Digital Culture, Bioeconomy, and (Post-)Trumpism, 1st Edition

    By Alexander I. Stingl

    This book is a critique and provincialization of Western social science and Global Northern academia, by the author of The Digital Coloniality of Power. It exposes shared colonial and extractive rationalities and histories of research, higher education, digitalization, and bioeconomy while…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Modern Advertising and the Market for Audience Attention: The US Advertising Industry's Turn-of-the-Twentieth-Century Transition book cover

    Modern Advertising and the Market for Audience Attention

    The US Advertising Industry's Turn-of-the-Twentieth-Century Transition, 1st Edition

    By Zoe Sherman

    Modern advertising was created in the US between 1870 and 1920 when advertisers and the increasingly specialized advertising industry that served them crafted means of reliable access to and knowledge of audiences. This highly original and accessible book re-centers the story of the invention of…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

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