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  • Cross-Cultural Comparisons on Surrogacy and Egg Donation

    This book is the first to bring together an interdisciplinary collection of essays on surrogacy and egg donation from three socially, legally and culturally distinct countries - India, Israel and Germany. It presents contributions from experts in the field of… (Harde kaft)

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    142,95
  • Ethnographies and Health

    This edited collection explores the multiple ways in which ethnography and health emerge and take form through the research process. There is now a plethora of disciplinary engagements with ethnography around the topic of health, including anthropology,… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Erdem Cam boeken
    Erdem Cam - Social Dialogue and Democracy in the Workplace

    This book focuses on the experience of social dialogue in Turkey, which is a European Union candidate country. It argues that social dialogue constitutes one of the fundamental pillars of European social model and therefore should be analysed not only at the… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Matthew Oware boeken
    Matthew Oware - I Got Something to Say

    What do millennial rappers in the United States say in their music? This timely and compelling book answers this question by decoding the lyrics of over 700 songs from contemporary rap artists. Using innovative research techniques, Matthew Oware reveals how… (Harde kaft)

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    80,95
  • Heinz Bude boeken
    Heinz Bude - The Mood of the World

    In many Western societies today the optimism of the 1990s and early 2000s has given way to a deep unease and a dark sense of foreboding. In the aftermath of the financial crisis, many people feel worse off and the future seems bleak. The mood has changed —… (Harde kaft)

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    73,95
  • Ruin Porn and the Obsession with Decay

    This collection is the first book to comprehensively analyse the relatively new and under-researched phenomenon of `ruin porn¿. Featuring a diverse collection of chapters, the authors in this work examine the relevance of contemporary ruin and its… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Ayhan Kaya boeken
    Ayhan Kaya - Turkish Origin Migrants and Their Descendants

    This book analyses Muslim-origin immigrant communities in Europe, and the problematic nature of their labelling by both their home and host countries. The author challenges the ways in which both sending and receiving countries encapsulate these migrants… (Harde kaft)

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    63,95
  • Urban Landscapes in Contemporary Latin American Literature

    This collection of essays studies the depiction of contemporary urban space in twenty-first century Latin American fiction. The contributors to this volume seek to understand the characteristics that make the representation of the postmodern city in a Latin… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Ecologically Unequal Exchange

    At a time of societal urgency surrounding ecological crises from depleted fisheries to mineral extraction and potential pathways towards environmental and ecological justice, this book re-examines ecologically unequal exchange (EUE) from a historical and… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Gianpaolo Baiocchi boeken
    Gianpaolo Baiocchi - We, the Sovereign

    What does it mean for the people to actually rule? Formal democracy is an empty and cynical shell, while the nationalist Right claims to advance its anti-democratic project in the name of 'the People'. (Harde kaft)

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    52,95
  • Tobie Nathan boeken
    Tobie Nathan - Doctors and Healers

    We think we know what healers do: they build on patients' irrational beliefs and treat them in a 'symbolic' way. If they get results, it's thanks to their capacity to listen, rather than any influence on a clinical level. (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Smita Yadav boeken
    Smita Yadav - Precarious Labour and Informal Economy

    An empirical account of one of India's largest indigenous populations, this book tells the story of the Gonds-who currently face displacement and governmental control of the region's forests, which has crippled their economy. Rather than protesting and calling… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Unequal Accommodation of Minority Rights

    This book provides an in-depth multidisciplinary analysis of the major social and political processes affecting Hungarians in Romania after the overthrow of the Communist regime in 1989. The volume highlights the interdependence between the ethno-political… (Harde kaft)

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    137,95
  • Viorela Ducu boeken
    Viorela Ducu - Romanian Transnational Families

    This book explores novel aspects of transnational family research through the study of Romanian transnational families. A range of topics are covered, including the impact of lodging type upon life strategies; understudied elements in transnational… (Harde kaft)

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    63,95
  • Austerity Policies

    This book takes up the problems of social policy, state intervention and support in the hard times of austerity introduced by the Coalition government 2010-15, and continued under the Conservative government today. At a time when the economy is growing and pay… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • The Secular in South, East, and Southeast Asia

    This innovative edited collection provides a comprehensive analysis of modern secularism across Asia which contests and expands prevailing accounts that have predominantly focused on the West. Its authors highlight that terms like 'secular', 'secularization',… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Knowledge, Politics and Policymaking in Indonesia

    This edited volume examines key questions about evidence-informed policymaking in Indonesia. It draws on insights and evidence acquired through the implementation of the Knowledge Sector Initiative, a donor-funded programme that aims to increase the demand for… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Steven Loyal boeken
    Steven Loyal - State Power and Asylum Seekers in Ireland

    This book aims to account for the reception, treatment and sometimes, eventual deportation, of asylum seekers in Ireland, by analysing how they are framed and dealt with by the Irish state. Both historically and theoretically grounded, it will discuss… (Harde kaft)

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    74,95
  • Nathaniel O'Grady boeken
    Nathaniel O'Grady - Governing Future Emergencies

    The 21st century has born witness to myriad changes in the way the world is secured from the many emergencies that that continually threaten to disrupt its order. This book concentrates on two such changes by exploring how emergency governance practices have… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Gender and Mobility in Africa

    This volume examines gender and mobility in Africa though the central themes of borders, bodies and identity. It explores perceptions and engagements around 'borders'; the ways in which 'bodies' and women's bodies in particular, shape and are affected by… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Nikolai Genov boeken
    Nikolai Genov - Challenges of Individualization

    This book critically engages with a series of provocative questions that ask: Why are contemporary societies so dependent on constructive and destructive effects of individualization? Is this phenomenon only related to the `second¿ or `late¿ modernity? Can… (Harde kaft)

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    74,95
  • Timothy Kerswell boeken
    Timothy Kerswell - Worker Cooperatives in India

    This book discusses the experiences of cooperative enterprises in India that have been operated by or influenced to a significant extent by trade unions. It describes the origins of these movements in India presenting a political-strategic view of their… (Harde kaft)

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    86,95
  • The Palgrave Handbook of Bottom-Up Urbanism

    Who shapes our cities? In an age of increasing urban pluralism, globalization and immigration, decreasing public budgets, and an ongoing crisis of authority among designers and planners, the urban environment is shaped by a number of non-traditional… (Harde kaft)

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    148,95
  • Seppo Laaksonen boeken
    Seppo Laaksonen - Survey Methodology and Missing Data

    This book focuses on quantitative survey methodology, data collection and cleaning methods. Providing starting tools for using and analyzing a file once a survey has been conducted, it addresses fields as diverse as advanced weighting, editing, and imputation,… (Harde kaft)

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    108,95
  • Aspects of Pentecostal Christianity in Zimbabwe

    This edited book offers an engaging portrait into a vital, religious movement inside this southern Africa country. It tells the story of a community of faith that is often overlooked in the region. The authors include leading scholars of religion, theology,… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95