Social Sciences Products

  • National and Homeland Security Law

    Policy and Procedure

    By Kevin Govern

    Unlike the massive law books published on national security or shorter titles published on specific issues arising out of the war on terror and the formation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), this book provides a succinct but detailed survey of recent legislation in this area. It…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Auerbach Publications

  • The Troubled Adolescent

    Challenges and Resiliency within Multicultural Families

    By Jennifer L. Lovell, Joseph L. White

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • Nationalist Responses to the Crisis in Europe

    Old and New Hatreds

    By Cathrine Thorleifsson

    The economic insecurity in Europe has given rise to parties of the far right - parties which in many cases form the spearhead of larger renationalization processes, directed against positions of global integration. This book examines the dynamics of three distinct, yet inter-related forms of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series

  • Sport Fans

    The Psychology and Social Impact of Fandom, 2nd Edition

    By Daniel L. Wann

    Sport Fans is the go-to resource on fan behaviour, offering cutting-edge analyses of the empirical research on the emotions, thoughts, and behaviors of sport fans. The first edition set the standard for research on fan behaviour. This second edition builds upon that research base and incorporates…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 
    3D Photorealistic Rendering

  • Getting Dressed

    Imitation in Clothing and Everyday Life

    By Carrie Yodanis

    Getting Dressed introduces students to sociological concepts via the everyday decision of what to wear. Everyone has to get dressed. And what we wear creates our identity – how people define us and how we define ourselves. But getting dressed is not based on our individual choices and tastes alone.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • Neurocriminology: Forensic and Legal Applications, Public Policy Implications

    Forensic and Legal Applications, Public Policy Implications

    By Diana Concannon

    Neurocriminology: Forensic and Legal Applications, Public Policy Implications explores the dramatic impact of advances in neuroscience research and practice to our present understanding of criminality and crime control. Contemporary, cutting-edge research in neuroscience is explained, and is…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Writing the Body Politic

    The John O’Neill Reader

    Edited by Thomas Kemple, Mark Featherstone

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Women, Mobility and Incarceration

    By Rimple Mehta

    Thousands of people cross over from Bangladesh to India every year, most coming from extremely underprivileged backgrounds and have no knowledge of political borders or the criminalisation of border crossings. Drawing on original fieldwork, this book explores the experience of socio-economically…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Leveraging Disability Sport Events

    Impacts, Promises, and Possibilities

    By Laura Misener, Gayle McPherson, David McGillivray, David Legg

    This book examines the policy, planning, development and implementation of disability sport events. It highlights the potential of sporting events for encouraging community sport participation, as well as influencing attitudes and awareness about disability in wider society, but also challenges…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 

  • Closet Drama

    History, Theory, Form

    Edited by Catherine Burroughs

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Living well with frailty

    from assets and deficits to resilience

    By Shibley Rahman

    Increasingly, we question ‘what makes us healthy?’, as well as ‘what makes us ill?’. What does this shift mean for frailty? Almost wholly defined in negative terms, the term ‘frail’ tends to refer to a group of older people who are at highest risk of adverse outcomes such as falls, infections,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • Social Problems

    By Leonard A. Steverson, Jennifer Melvin

    Debating Social Problems emphasises the process of debate as a means to address social problems. The text helps students engage in active learning by discussing social problems. The debate format covers sensitive material in a way that encourages students to talk about this material openly in class…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

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