Boeken over sociologie

  • Simon Susen boeken
    Simon Susen - The Sociology of Intellectuals

    This book offers an unprecedented account of recent and future developments in the sociology of intellectuals. It presents a critical exchange between two leading contemporary social theorists, Patrick Baert and Simon Susen, advancing… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Shenja van der Graaf boeken
    Shenja van der Graaf - ComMODify

    This book critically analyses user-firm technology relationships and socioeconomic structures at the crossroads of community and commerce. It investigates businesses that let users participate in platform development on the internet. An empirical study of the… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Mark Tilzey boeken
    Mark Tilzey - Political Ecology, Food Regimes, and Food Sovereignty

    This book asks how we are to understand the relationship between capitalism and the environment, capitalism and food, and capitalism and social resistance. These questions come together to form a study of food regimes and the means by which capitalism… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Roland Rau boeken
    Roland Rau - Visualizing Mortality Dynamics in the Lexis Diagram

    This book visualizes mortality dynamics in the Lexis diagram. While the standard approach of plotting death rates is also covered, the focus in this book is on the depiction of rates of mortality improvement over age and time. This rather novel approach offers… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Katrin Horn boeken
    Katrin Horn - Women, Camp, and Popular Culture

    This innovative study claims camp as a critical, yet pleasurable strategy for women's engagement with contemporary popular culture as exemplified by 30 Rock or Lady Gaga. In detailed analyses of lesbian cinema, postfeminist TV, and popular music, the book… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Adam Possamai boeken
    Adam Possamai - The i-zation of Society, Religion, and Neoliberal Post-Secularism

    This book explores the elective affinity of religion and post-secularism with neoliberalism. With the help of digital capitalism, neoliberalism dominates, more and more, all aspects of life, and religion is not left unaffected. While some faith groups are… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • The Palgrave Handbook of Disabled Children's Childhood Studies

    Disabled children's lives have often been discussed through medical concepts of disability rather than concepts of childhood. Western understandings of childhood have defined disabled children against child development 'norms' and have provided the rationale… (Harde kaft)

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    228,95
  • Deirdre Niamh Duffy boeken
    Deirdre Niamh Duffy - Evaluation and Governing in the 21st Century

    This book interrogates the role played by evaluation in 21st century governing. Using youth work in the UK as a case study, it challenges the narrative of evidence-based policy-making, arguing instead that evaluation research is used to discipline and control.… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Demanding Energy

    This edited collection critically engages with an important but rarely-asked question: what is energy for? This starting point foregrounds the diverse social processes implicated in the making of energy demand and how these change over time to shape the past… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Handbook of Disaster Research

    This timely Handbook is based on the principle that disasters are social constructions and focuses on social science disaster research. It provides an interdisciplinary approach to disasters with theoretical, methodological, and practical applications.… (Harde kaft)

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    351,95
  • China: A Historical Geography of the Urban

    This book offers a unique contribution to the burgeoning field of Chinese historical geography. Urban transformation in China constitutes both a domestic revolution and a world-historical event. Through the exploration of nine urban sites of momentous… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Rerouting Galician Studies

    This book-aimed at both the general reader and the specialist-offers a transatlantic, transnational, and multidisciplinary cartography of the rapidly expanding intellectual field of Galician Studies. In the twenty-one essays that comprise the volume, leading… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Margarita Gómez-Reino boeken
    Margarita Gómez-Reino - Nationalisms in the European Arena

    This book explores how the multiplicity of nationalist parties across the European Union have embraced or refused the process of European integration and made it a platform for transnational coordination in the European arena. The author analyzes how opposing… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Yulia Nurliani Lukito boeken
    Yulia Nurliani Lukito - Exhibiting Modernity and Indonesian Vernacular Architecture

    In her research Yulia Nurliani Lukito analyses modernity and the construction of culture by the authorities using the images of Indonesian vernacular architecture presented at three different sites and times. She argues that modernity is not solely constructed… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Gender Studies and the New Academic Governance

    What is happening to gender studies and gender research as emerging but contested fields of scientific knowledge in the conditions of the new academic governance? And which role do gender studies and gender research play in the current transformations in… (Zachte kaft)

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    59,95
  • Women in the Indian Diaspora

    This volume brings into focus a range of emergent issues related to women in the Indian diaspora. The conditions propelling women's migration and their experiences during the process of migration and settlement have always been different and very specific to… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Designing Cooler Cities

    This edited book surveys the major sustainability challenges facing Asian cities, in particular those related to urban energy and city cooling. The book discusses the key concepts and issues involved, addressing the three levels of micro (individual… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Mayumi Itoh boeken
    Mayumi Itoh - The Japanese Culture of Mourning Whales

    This book provides an in-depth study of Japanese whaling culture, emphasizing how the Japanese have considered whales and whaling in relation to their understanding of nature and religion. It examines why and how the Japanese have mourned the deaths of whales,… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • The Living Politics of Self-Help Movements in East Asia

    This collection elucidates the complexity of living politics in the 21st century, considering how self-help groups draw on shared regional traditions, and how they adapt their actions to the diverse formal political environments in which they operate. It… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Diane L. Shoos boeken
    Diane L. Shoos - Domestic Violence in Hollywood Film

    This is the first book to critically examine Hollywood films that focus on male partner violence against women. These films include Gaslight, Sleeping with the Enemy, What's Love Got to Do with It, Dolores Claiborne, Enough, and Safe Haven. Shaped by the… (Harde kaft)

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    179,95
  • Russia's Turn to the East

    This book is open access under a CC BY license.This book explores if and how Russian policies towards the Far East region of the country - and East Asia more broadly - have changed since the onset of the Ukraine crisis and Russia's annexation of Crimea.… (Harde kaft)

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    32,95
  • Economic and Social Development of Bangladesh

    This book discusses Bangladesh's economic and social development that may be called a "miracle" since the country has achieved remarkable development progress under several unfavorable situations: weak governance and political instabilities, inequality,… (Harde kaft)

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    159,95
  • Social Class and State Power

    This book explores the idea of social class in the liberal tradition. It collects classical and contemporary texts illustrating and examining the liberal origins of class analysis-often associated with Marxism but actually rooted in the work of liberal… (Harde kaft)

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    91,95
  • Gender in Spanish Urban Spaces

    This edited collection examines the synergistic relationship between gender and urban space in post-millennium Spain. Despite the social progress Spain has made extending equal rights to all citizens, particularly in the wake of the Franco regime and radically… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Tara Rava Zolnikov boeken
    Tara Rava Zolnikov - Autoethnographies on the Environment and Human Health

    This book explores the link between individual lives and significant environmental issues affecting millions of people around the world. Zolnikov offers a novel perspective on the environment and human health through autoethnographic stories. Each chapter… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95