• Off the Grid: Re-Assembling Domestic Life book cover

    Off the Grid

    Re-Assembling Domestic Life, 1st Edition

    By Phillip Vannini, Jonathan Taggart

    Off-grid isn’t a state of mind. It isn’t about someone being out of touch, about a place that is hard to get to, or about a weekend spent offline. Off-grid is the property of a building (generally a home but sometimes even a whole town) that is disconnected from the electricity and the natural gas…

    Paperback – 2014-11-14
    Innovative Ethnographies

  • Energy Security, Equality and Justice book cover

    Energy Security, Equality and Justice

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin K. Sovacool, Roman V. Sidortsov, Benjamin R. Jones

    This book applies concepts from ethics, justice, and political philosophy to five sets of contemporary energy problems cutting across time, economics, politics, geography, and technology.  In doing so, the authors derive two key energy justice principles from modern theories of distributive…

    Paperback – 2013-12-13

  • Operation Gatekeeper and Beyond: The War On

    Operation Gatekeeper and Beyond

    The War On "Illegals" and the Remaking of the U.S. – Mexico Boundary, 2nd Edition

    By Joseph Nevins

    This is a major revision and update of Nevins’ earlier classic and is an ideal text for use with undergraduate students in a wide variety of courses on immigration, transnational issues, and the politics of race, inclusion and exclusion. Not only has the author brought his subject completely up to…

    Paperback – 2013-12-06

  • Surveys In Social Research book cover

    Surveys In Social Research

    6th Edition

    By David De Vaus, David de Vaus

    David de Vaus' classic text Surveys in Social Research provides clear advice on how to plan, conduct and analyse social surveys. It emphasises the links between theory and research, the logic and interpretation of statistics and the practices of social research. This sixth edition has been…

    Paperback – 2013-11-18
    Social Research Today

  • The Pains of Mass Imprisonment book cover

    The Pains of Mass Imprisonment

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin Fleury-Steiner, Jamie G Longazel

    This concise and engaging book presents a critical perspective on the correctional system and the process of incarceration in the United States. Fleury-Steiner and Longazel emphasize the magnitude of mass imprisonment in the United States, especially of people of color, not by objective statistics…

    Paperback – 2013-10-10
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • From Trafficking to Terror: Constructing a Global Social Problem book cover

    From Trafficking to Terror

    Constructing a Global Social Problem, 1st Edition

    By Pardis Mahdavi

    A panic surrounds human trafficking and terrorism. The socially constructed 'war on terror’ and ‘war on trafficking’ are linked through discourses that not only combine the two, but help promote an anti-Muslim sentiment. Using ethnographic data and stories, From Trafficking to Terror presents the…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Crime and Networks book cover

    Crime and Networks

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carlo Morselli

    This innovative collection of original essays showcases the use of social networks in the analysis and understanding of various forms of crime. More than any other past research endeavor, the seventeen chapters in this book apply to criminology the many conceptual and methodological options from…

    Paperback – 2013-09-26
    Criminology and Justice Studies

  • Evaluating Communication for Development: A Framework for Social Change book cover

    Evaluating Communication for Development

    A Framework for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By June Lennie, Jo Tacchi

    Evaluating Communication for Development presents a comprehensive framework for evaluating communication for development (C4D). This framework combines the latest thinking from a number of fields in new ways. It critiques dominant instrumental, accountability-based approaches to development and…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06

  • A Handbook for Interprofessional Practice in the Human Services: Learning to Work Together book cover

    A Handbook for Interprofessional Practice in the Human Services

    Learning to Work Together, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Littlechild, Roger Smith

    A Handbook for Inter-professional Practice in the Human Services: Learning to Work Together is an essential text for all students of inter-professional education, and for practitioners looking to understand and develop better inter-agency working. With an emphasis on working collaboratively…

    Paperback – 2012-09-14

  • Surviving Dictatorship: A Work of Visual Sociology book cover

    Surviving Dictatorship

    A Work of Visual Sociology, 1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Adams

    Written as a book for undergraduate students as well as scholars, Surviving Dictatorship is a work of visual sociology and oral history, and a case study that communicates the lived experience of poverty, repression, and resistance in an authoritarian society: Pinochet’s Chile. It focuses on…

    Paperback – 2012-03-07
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Introducing Sociological Theory book cover

    Introducing Sociological Theory

    1st Edition

    By Darren O'Byrne

    Introducing Sociological Theory offers a comprehensive, navigable and highly readable introduction to the main schools of thought in sociology, along with the philosophical ideas that underpin them. 8 broad theoretical traditions, or perspectives, are explained helping you to recognize the scope…

    Paperback – 2011-06-09

  • IBSS: Sociology: 2009 Vol.59: International Bibliography of the Social Sciences book cover

    IBSS: Sociology: 2009 Vol.59

    International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Compiled by the British Library of Political and Economic Science

    First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2010-11-01
    IBSS Sociology

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