Work Products

  • Investments in a Sustainable Workforce in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja van der Lippe, Zoltán Lippényi

    A sustainable European workforce has become increasingly relevant in our present day and age. Flexibility and job insecurity are omnipresent; organizational workforces are displaying growing diversity with respect to age, gender, ethnicity and family status; and Europe’s welfare states are…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Trade Unions and European Integration

    A Question of Optimism and Pessimism?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes M Kiess, Martin Seeliger

    Trade Unions and European Integration brings together pessimists and optimists on trade unionism under the contemporary pressures of European integration. The Great Recession has brought new attention to structural problems of the European integration process, specifically monetary integration…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Sociology of Hypocrisy

    An Analysis of Sport and Religion, 1st Edition

    By Stephen G. Wieting

    With close attention to the spheres of sport and religion as important sites of moral currency, this book draws on media coverage of major cases of hypocrisy, attending to differing meanings and consequences of hypocrisy within the US, France and Iceland. Instances come from scandals within the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge

  • The Social Structures of Global Academia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fabian Cannizzo, Nick Osbaldiston

    Higher education and research are now at the centre of economic and social policy in advanced information societies. Global networks of researchers, finance, students, and policy makers invoke collaborative sociological perspectives. What it means to be an academic and to work in a technologically…

    Hardback – 2019-05-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Welfare and Social Protection in Contemporary Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gibrán Cruz-Martínez

    Social protection serves as an important development tool, helping to alleviate deprivation, reduce social risks, raise household income and develop human capital. This book brings together an interdisciplinary team of international experts to analyse social protection systems and welfare regimes…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • Social Mobility for the 21st Century

    Everyone a Winner?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steph Lawler, Geoff Payne

    Social Mobility for the 21st Century addresses experiences of social mobility, and the detailed processes through which entrenched, intergenerationally transmitted privilege is reproduced. Contributions include (but are not limited to) family relationships, students’ encounters with higher…

    Paperback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Unemployment Relief in Great Britain

    A Study in State Socialism, 1st Edition

    By Felix Morley

    Originally published in 1924, Unemployment Relief in Great Britain takes up the history of unemployment relief in Great Britain, focusing on the after effects of the post-war period and the Great Depression. Primarily, the book provides a detailed study of England’s experience with compulsory…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Justice and Farm Labor

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca E. Berkey

    Utilizing a model derived from literature on environmental justice overlaid with multiple scales of agriculture, Environmental Justice and Farm Labor provides key insights about laborers in agriculture in the United States. It addresses three main topics: (1) justice-related issues…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Revival: Post-Fordism, Gender and Work (2001)

    1st Edition

    By Andrea Wigfield

    This title was first published in 2001. Addressing a significant gap in existing literature, this book presents a gender-informed analysis of the post-fordist economy. It incorporates a gender dimension into the economic restructuring debate on both a theoretical and a practical level, and explores…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Disabled People and Employment (2001)

    A Study of the Working Lives of Visually Impaired Physiotherapists, 1st Edition

    By Sally French

    This title was first published in 2001. Providing a detailed account of the working lives of visually impaired physiotherapists in Britain, this study also presents an overview of the employment position of disabled people in the UK, and is underpinned by a social model which views disability in…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Women, Horseracing and Gender

    Becoming 'One of the Lads', 1st Edition

    By Deborah Butler

    How do the class and gender inequalities found in horseracing affect the working practices of women within the industry? Drawing on the work of Bourdieu and his concepts of field, capital and habitus, this book shows the inequalities that are prevalent within the world of racing, both historically…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Making a Living, Making a Life

    Work, Meaning and Self-Identity, 1st Edition

    By Sara James

    In a world in which individuals will undergo multiple career changes, is it possible any longer to conceive of a job as a meaningful vocation? Against the background of fragmentation and rationalisation of work, this book explores the significance and meaning of work in contemporary life, raising…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Morality, Society and Culture

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