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  • Working Europe

    Reshaping European employment systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jens Christiansen, Pertti Koistinen, Anne Kovalainen

    Published in 1999, Working Europe: Reshaping European employment systems offers a fresh analysis of recent changes in labour markets and the restructuring of welfare states. The analyzes presented in the articles not only focus on labour market changes, but take up the important issues of: * How…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • Youth, Citizenship and Social Change in a European Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Bynner, Lynne Chisholm, Andy Furlong

    Published in 1997, this text is built around themes agreed upon for a conference which aimed to set the agenda for youth research over the next decade. These themes are: the shaping of trajectories and biographies - individualization, agency, structure; vulnerable groups excluded and included youth…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • Working Schemes?

    Active Labour Market Policy in Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Phillip J O'Connell, Frances McGinnity

    Published in 1997, this book is an examination of the Irish experience with active labour market policy. This text looks at training in comparison with employment programmes and examines this in the context of strong and weak market orientation. The study is based on a survey which is used to…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • Youth Justice

    Contemporary Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Goldson

    Published in 1999, the aim of this text is to offer a critical analysis of contemporary policy and practice in relation to children and crime. It provides an integrated edited text combining a critical commentary of contemporary social/criminal justice policy with analyses of progressive practice…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • Unemployment in Ireland

    Alternative Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Charles Clark, Catherine Kavanagh

    Published in 1998, this book looks at unemployment in Ireland, the country's most serious social and economic problem. It is the major contributor to poverty, exclusion and social decay. This book contributes to the growing debate on the unemployment problem in Ireland. It is the first…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • Unresolved Dilemmas

    Women, Work and the Family in the United States, Europe and the Former Soviet Union, 1st Edition

    Edited by Faisa Kauppinen, Tuula Gordon

    Originally printed in 1997. Women are a considerable portion of the labour force. The majority of them also establish relationships and become mothers. Combining work and family has created considerable problems for women, domestic circumstances and main responsibility for housework and children…

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  • Working Across Cultures

    Study of Expatriate Nurses Working in Developing Countries in Primary Health Care, 1st Edition

    By Barbara A. Parfitt

    Published in 1998, this work aims to challenge not only those expatriates who work overseas as consultants or practitioners in aid programmes but also the agencies who support aid programmes from the West. It identifies the values that influence practice and questions the validity of the…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • The Bradford Studies of Strategic Decision Making

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dave J. Hickson, Richard J. Butler, David C. Wilson

    This title was first published in 2001. This volume brings together the 25-year output of the longest running programme of research into the making of decisions by top management. It describes and explains the processes of arriving at major decisions and how they are affected by the issue under…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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  • Imagining Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sallie Westwood, John M Williams

    First published in 1997, Imagining Cities gives students access to the most exciting recent work on the city from within sociology, cultural studies and cultural geography. Contributions are grouped around four major themes: The theoretical imagination Ethnic diversity and the politics of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
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  • Key Variables in Social Investigation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Burgess

    Key Variables in Social Investigation encourages sociologists and other social scientists to think about the conceptual and empirical problems of using and evaluating key variables in social research. The book contains reviews of ten major variables: age; gender; race and ethnicity; health and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
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  • Transforming Cities

    Contested Governance and New Spatial Divisions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Jewson, Susanne Macgregor

    Transforming Cities examines the profound changes that have characterised cities of the advanced capitalist societies in the final decades of the twentieth century. It analyses ways in which relationships of contest, conflict and co-operation are realised in and through the social and spatial forms…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
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  • Work and the Enterprise Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Cross, Geoff Payne

    Work and Enterprise Culture examines the world of work in the light of the major changes that have occurred over the last decade. In particular, the book focuses on what is understood by the term the ‘enterprise culture’ and considers what impact, if any, this concept has on traditional work…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
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