Sociology: Sociology of Work & Industry

  • Time, Leisure and Well-Being book cover

    Time, Leisure and Well-Being

    1st Edition

    By Jiri Zuzanek

    The significance of work and leisure as elements of our social fabric have puzzled philosophers and social scientists for generations. This ambitious new study considers historical views of work and leisure alongside contemporary survey evidence about time-use and well-being. Combining…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Leisure Studies

  • Positive Organizational Behaviour book cover

    Positive Organizational Behaviour

    1st Edition

    By Miguel Pina e Cunha, Arménio Rego, Ace Simpson, Stewart Clegg

    Positive Organizational Behaviour: A Reflective Approach introduces the most recent theoretical and empirical insights on positive organizational practices, addressing emerging topics such as resilience, job crafting, responsible leadership and mindfulness. Other books on positive approaches tend…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Trade Unions and European Integration: A Question of Optimism and Pessimism? book cover

    Trade Unions and European Integration

    A Question of Optimism and Pessimism?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes M Kiess, Martin Seeliger

    Trade Unions under the Pressure of 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…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Crime and the Development of Modern Society: Patterns of Criminality in Nineteenth Century Germany and France book cover

    Crime and the Development of Modern Society

    Patterns of Criminality in Nineteenth Century Germany and France, 1st Edition

    By Howard Zehr

    Originally published in 1976. This study deals with crime as social history in Germany and France during the nineteenth century. It establishes the broad statistical patterns of crime over the century so that the crime phenomenon can be analysed in the light of the other main trends of economic and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Criminology

  • Women and Inequality in the 21st Century book cover

    Women and Inequality in the 21st Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brittany C. Slatton, Carla D Brailey

    Recent books have drawn attention to an unfinished gender revolution and the reversal of gender progress. However, this literature primarily focuses on gender inequality in the family and its effect on women’s career and family choices. While an important topic these works​ ​are critiqued for being…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge

  • Beyond the Negligence Paradigm: Developing a Regulatory Ergonomic Approach to Error and Injury book cover

    Beyond the Negligence Paradigm

    Developing a Regulatory Ergonomic Approach to Error and Injury, 1st Edition

    By Nicolette Priaulx

    Beyond the Negligence Paradigm offers a novel engagement with key problems and failings which have long been identified with the operation of the negligence system. Connecting a broad range of critical approaches in private legal theory that laments the disconnection between negligence and the '…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Public Relations as Emotional Labour book cover

    Public Relations as Emotional Labour

    1st Edition

    By Liz Yeomans

    Inextricably linked to neoliberal market economies, Public Relations’ influence in our promotional culture is profound. Yet many aspects of the professional role are under-researched and poorly understood, such as the impact on workers of manufacturing displays of feeling to elicit a desired…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

  • Youth and the Politics of the Present (Open Access): Coping with Complexity and Ambivalence book cover

    Youth and the Politics of the Present (Open Access)

    Coping with Complexity and Ambivalence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Enzo Colombo, Paola Rebughini

    Youth and the Politics of the Present presents a range of topical sociological investigations into various aspects of the everyday practices of young adults in different European contexts. Indeed, this volume provides an original and provocative investigation of various current central issues…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Young People, Employment and Work Psychology: Interventions and Solutions book cover

    Young People, Employment and Work Psychology

    Interventions and Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Carter

    Youth unemployment and underemployment is a serious issue in most developed countries in the world. Having few young people in the workplace has serious and lasting consequences for generations of young people, their families, businesses and society as a whole. Dr Carter explores these important…

    Paperback – 2019-05-24 
    Routledge

  • Ageism: Past, Present, and Future book cover

    Ageism

    Past, Present, and Future, 1st Edition

    By Tay K. McNamara, John B. Williamson

    Ageism: Past, Present, and Future presents perspectives for understanding ageism and puts ageism in the context of specific social institutions. McNamara and Williamson uniquely provide a number of complementary ways to understanding ageism, including social and psychological theories of ageism,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Media Production book cover

    Understanding Media Production

    1st Edition

    By Paul Dwyer

    Using in-depth analysis of film, TV, news and online productions, Understanding Media Production shows how media theory helps aspiring producers understand good practice in media production. With detailed contemporary examples, including Pirates of The Caribbean, Game of Thrones, Love Island and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

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