Social Sciences Products

  • 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 and discusses best practice from global experience and links that to the UK context. The book integrates the realities of practice to key…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Adventures in the Aid Trade

    Forty Years Practicing Development in Forty Countries, 1st Edition

    By Richard Holloway

    Adventures in the Aid Trade takes us on a fascinating journey through 40 years of work at the coal face of international development. Drawing on his experiences from long periods in the field, the author reflects on what has worked, what has not and why, and considers how these experiences relate…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    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

  • 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 – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-03-18 
    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 – 2020-03-18 
    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 – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge

  • Principles, Approaches and Issues in Participant Observation

    1st Edition

    By Danny L. Jorgensen

    This book provides a succinct, student-friendly outline of the of principles, approaches, and issues in participant observation. Examining these basic tenets is important for clarifying the philosophical rationale for conducting participant observation, making important research decisions, and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
    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 – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge

  • Charisma

    A Micro-Sociological Theory, 1st Edition

    By Randall Collins

    What is charisma? And how does it generate influence and power? World-renowned sociologist Randall Collins explores these and many other questions in a highly readable exploration of the various forms of charisma and how charisma elevated Jesus, Cleopatra, Lawrence of Arabia, Queen Elizabeth,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Employment Relations in the Global Economy

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Carola Frege, John Kelly

    Employment Relations is widely taught in business schools around the world. However, an increasing emphasis is being placed on the comparative and international dimensions of the relationships between employers and workers. It is becoming crucial to consider today’s work and employment issues…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

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