Social Sciences Products

  • Economic Sociology

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey K. Hass

    Economic Sociology provides the clearest and most comprehensive account of the promises of economic sociology. It shows how economies are more than supply-and-demand curves, individual profit motives, and efficient performance: they are forms of power and structure, grounded in institutions and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-27
    Routledge

  • Why We Kill

    Understanding Violence Across Cultures and Disciplines, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Nancy Loucks, Sally Smith Holt, Joanna R. Adler

    Capital punishment, serial killings, war, terrorism, abortion, honour killings, euthanasia, suicide bombings, war, and genocide: all involve the taking of life. Put most simply, all involve killing other people. However, cultural context heavily influences heavily how people perceive these acts,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26
    Routledge

  • The Bro Code

    The Fallout of Raising Boys to Objectify and Subordinate Women, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Keith

    The Bro Code shows that there are numerous sources in boys’ and men’s lives teach them to view women as less important than themselves and as sexual objects. These sources include fathers and other male family members, coaches, and a vast array of media that depict women as primarily having value…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24
    Routledge

  • Basics of Electromagnetics and Transmission Lines

    1st Edition

    By G. Jagadeeswar Reddy, T. Jayachandra Prasad

    This book provides a complete awareness on the subject EMTL with regards to both theoretical and practical aspects of the subject. Various concepts from fundamentals to advanced topics are presented and discussed adequately. The book’s bottom-up approach ensures that students understand all the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-24
    CRC Press

  • Criminal Law for Criminologists

    Principles and Theory in Criminal Justice, 1st Edition

    By Noel Cross

    Criminal Law for Criminologists uses theoretical and practical research to bridge the gap between ‘the law in the books’ (criminal law doctrine) and ‘the law in action’ (criminal justice process). It introduces the key policies and principles that drive criminal law in England and then explains the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge

  • Society and the Environment

    Pragmatic Solutions to Ecological Issues, 3rd Edition

    By Michael S Carolan

    Without focusing entirely on what is wrong with the world around us, the third edition of Society and the Environment centers its discussion on realistic solutions to the problems that persist and examines current controversies within a socio-organizational context. After introducing “pragmatic…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge

  • Overseas Research

    A Practical Guide, 3rd Edition

    By Christopher B. Barrett, Jeffrey Cason, Erin C. Lentz

    When conducting research in developing countries, an ability to negotiate a bewildering array of cultural and logistical obstacles is essential. Overseas Research: A Practical Guide distills essential lessons from scores of students and scholars who have collected data and done fieldwork…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Perspectives on Development, the Life Course, and Macro Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Anissa Taun Rogers

    In this new aggregated edition of Anissa Taun Roger’s Human Behavior in the Social Environment, readers will find a comprehensive overview of the issues related to human behavior and the social environment. Chapters are organized to first present foundational theoretical perspectives on the human…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Community Development for Social Change

    1st Edition

    By Dave Beck, Rod Purcell

    Community Development for Social Change provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of community development and associated activities, discusses best practice from global experience and links that to the UK context. The book integrates the realities of practice to key…

    Paperback – 2020-03-18
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Frank van Tubergen

    Comprehensive and engaging, this textbook introduces students not only to foundational sociological work, but also to insights from contemporary sociological theory and research. This combined approach ensures that students become familiar with the core of sociology: key concepts, theories,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09
    Routledge

  • Psychology of Gender

    6th Edition

    By Vicki S. Helgeson, Vicki S. Helgeson

    Noted for its fair and equal coverage of men and women, Psychology of Gender reviews the research and issues surrounding gender from multiple perspectives, including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and public health. Going far beyond discussions of biological sex and gender identity, the text…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09
    Routledge

  • Race and Public Administration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Rutherford, Kenneth J. Meier

    Issues of race permeate virtually every corner of policy creation and implementation in the United States, yet theoretically driven research on interactions of policy, race, and ethnicity rarely offers practical tools that can be readily applied by current and future civil servants, private…

    Paperback – 2020-03-06
    Routledge

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