Sociology: Social Class

  • The Aspen Elite: Wealth, Power, and the Lives of the Super-Wealthy book cover

    The Aspen Elite

    Wealth, Power, and the Lives of the Super-Wealthy

    By Sean Elias

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Power and Inequality: Critical Readings for a New Era book cover

    Power and Inequality

    Critical Readings for a New Era

    Edited by Levon Chorbajian, Daniel Egan

    Successfully bringing together accessible readings that cover the broad range of issues of importance to those studying politics and society, this volume provides a unique mix of theoretical and empirical pieces, such as state and electoral politics, that address both classic issues in political…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • British Migration: Globalisation, Transnational Identities and Multiculturalism book cover

    British Migration

    Globalisation, Transnational Identities and Multiculturalism

    Edited by Katie Walsh, Pauline Leonard

    For a long time British emigration has suffered from a seeming invisibility in academia, public perception and policy making. This edited collection brings together leading scholars to explore cutting edge research on British migrants in an international range of settings. This book explores the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Begging, Street Politics and Power: Secular and Religious Laws book cover

    Begging, Street Politics and Power

    Secular and Religious Laws

    By Sheba Saeed

    Begging is a complex phenomenon, and its causes are multi-dimensional, ranging from religion, to socio-economic crime and politics. Likewise, the beggar does not belong to a homogenous group. Beggars are heterogenous in nature belonging to many different categories, from children, to adults, to the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Diversity and Choice in Higher Education book cover

    Diversity and Choice in Higher Education

    By A.G. Watts

    Originally published in 1972 Diversity and Choice in Higher Education focuses on the diversity of institutions and the corresponding notion that students should be allowed to choose freely between them, regardless of distance from home. The book includes an exhaustive assessment of relevant…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Capitalism and Critique: Unruly Democracy & Solidarity Economics book cover

    Capitalism and Critique

    Unruly Democracy & Solidarity Economics

    By Edward J. Martin, Rodolfo D. Torres, Mateo S. Pimentel

    While there are signs of recovery from recent economic collapses, relatively few protective measures are in place in the United States to prevent future crises and widespread destruction of livelihoods around the globe. This book, a synthesis and critique of economic theory with historical case…

    Paperback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Feeding Children Inside and Outside the Home

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Vicki Harman, Benedetta Cappellini, Charlotte Faircloth

    This cross-disciplinary volume brings together diverse perspectives on children’s food occasions inside and outside of the home across different geographical locations. By unpacking mundane food occasions - from school dinners to domestic meals and from breakfast to snacks - Feeding Children Inside…

    Hardback – 2018-10-08 
    Routledge
    Sociological Futures

  • Restoration of Class Society in Russia? book cover

    Restoration of Class Society in Russia?

    Edited by Jouko Nikula

    This title was first published in 2002: Advancing the understanding of a transition society, this book presents an in-depth analysis of social structures in modern Russia. Using unique survey data spanning nearly a decade, it describes and analyzes Russia’s social development and class formation…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Ageing, Diversity and Equality - Open Access book cover

    Ageing, Diversity and Equality - Open Access

    Edited by Sue Westwood

    Current understandings of ageing and diversity are impoverished in three main ways. Firstly, with regards to thinking about what inequalities operate in later life there has been an excessive preoccupation with economic resources. On the other hand, less attention has been paid to cultural norms…

    Hardback – 2018-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • China's Cinema of Class: Audiences and Narratives book cover

    China's Cinema of Class

    Audiences and Narratives

    By Nicole Talmacs

    China’s commercial film industry can be used as a map to understand how class is interwoven into the imaginations that inform and influence social change in Chinese society. Film consumption is important in this process, particularly for young adult urbanites that are China’s primary commercial…

    Paperback – 2018-08-25 
    Routledge

  • When Rape was Legal: The Untold History of Sexual Violence during Slavery book cover

    When Rape was Legal

    The Untold History of Sexual Violence during Slavery

    By Rachel A. Feinstein

    When Rape was Legal is the first book to solely focus on the widespread rape perpetrated against enslaved black women by white men in the United States. The routine practice of sexual violence against enslaved black women by white men, the motivations for this rape, and the legal context that…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Learning Beyond the School: International Perspectives on the Schooled Society book cover

    Learning Beyond the School

    International Perspectives on the Schooled Society

    Edited by Julian Sefton-Green, Ola Erstad

    Whilst learning is central to most understandings of what it is to be human, we now live in a knowledge society where being educated defines life chances more than ever before. Learning Beyond the School brings together accounts of learning from around the world in organisations, spaces and places…

    Hardback – 2018-08-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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