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  • Samantha Holland boeken
    Samantha Holland - Modern Vintage Homes & Leisure Lives

    This book explores the meanings and practices of vintage lives. It focuses on the non-mainstream subculture of vintage clothes and lifestyle, specifically that of the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, and asks how those engaged in the culture place themselves within the… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Globalization, Supranational Dynamics and Local Experiences

    This edited collection focuses on concepts of globalization, glocalization, transnationalism and cosmopolitanism. The contributions provide evidence of how in practice, global dynamics and individual lives are interrelated. It presents theoretical reflections… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • The Urban Political

    This book examines the political and economic trajectories of cities following the 2008 financial crisis. The authors claim that in this era-which they dub "late neoliberalism"-urban spaces, institutions, subjectivities, and organizational forms are undergoing… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Shukai Zhao boeken
    Shukai Zhao - The New Fate of Peasants

    This book discusses the historical transformation of the destiny of Chinese peasants under the contemporary political economic conditions, and tries to explore the institutional mechanism behind the formation and maintenance of these conditions. The analysis… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Khalid Al-Khater boeken
    Khalid Al-Khater - Gender and the Expansion of International Society in the Middle East

    Gender politics is the most visible marker of conflict over identity within the Middle East. It also lies at the core of cultural conflicts in the relationship between the Muslim world and the `West¿. Why is gender such a divisive issue between the West and… (Zachte kaft)

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    59,95
  • Water Security Across the Gender Divide

    This book examines water security as a prime example of how the economic, socio-cultural and political-normative systems that regulate access to water reflect the evolving and gendered power relations between different societal groups. Access to water is… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Kirstine Zinck Pedersen boeken
    Kirstine Zinck Pedersen - Organizing Patient Safety

    This book examines the unintended negative effects resulting from the recent international preoccupation with managing safety in the clinic. While patient safety poses a persistent challenge in the organization of healthcare, the current patient… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Ellen E. Moore boeken
    Ellen E. Moore - Landscape and the Environment in Hollywood Film

    This book systematically explores how popular Hollywood film portrays environmental issues through various genres. In so doing, it reveals the influence exerted by media consolidation and the drive for profit on Hollywood's portrayal of the natural landscape,… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • The Palgrave Handbook of Feminism and Sport, Leisure and Physical Education

    This handbook provides an original, comprehensive and unparalleled overview of feminist scholarship in sport, leisure and physical education. It captures the complexities of past, current and future developments in feminism while highlighting its theoretical,… (Harde kaft)

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    260,95
  • Julia Cook boeken
    Julia Cook - Imagined Futures

    This book presents the findings of a recent interview-based study of how 28 young adults living in Melbourne, Australia viewed and related to both the personal and societal future. In so doing it addresses issues such as how individuals imagine the future of… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Networks, Movements and Technopolitics in Latin America

    This edited collection presents original and compelling research about contemporary experiences of Latin American movements and politics in several countries. The book proposes a theoretical framework that conceptualises different mediation processes that… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Erik Steinskog boeken
    Erik Steinskog - Afrofuturism and Black Sound Studies

    This book interrogates the meeting point between Afrofuturism and Black Sound Studies. Whereas Afrofuturism is often understood primarily in relation to science fiction and speculative fiction, it can also be examined from a sonic perspective. The sounds of… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Healthcare as a Human Rights Issue

    This book deals with various facets of the human right to health: its normative profile as a universal right, current political and legal conflicts and contextualized implementation in different healthcare systems. The authors from different disciplines - law,… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Lone Parenthood in the Life Course

    Lone parenthood is an increasing reality in the 21st century, reinforced by the diffusion of divorce and separation. This volume provides a comprehensive portrait of lone parenthood at the beginning of the XXI century from a life course perspective. The… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Jens O. Zinn boeken
    Jens O. Zinn - Risk in The New York Times (1987-2014)

    This book investigates to what extent claims of common social science risk theories such as risk society, governmentality, risk and culture, risk colonisation and culture of fear are reflected in linguistic changes in print news media. The authors provide a… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • European Youth Labour Markets

    This timely analysis examines the complex state of youth unemployment across Europe and offers cogent policy suggestions for addressing this longstanding societal problem. The findings reveal numerous national and regional factors affecting youth… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Raphaela Henze boeken
    Raphaela Henze - Introduction to International Arts Management

    This book explains and critically examines how arts managers from more than 40 countries across the world respond to the various phenomena of globalisation, digitalisation and migration. It also analyses the manner in which cultural institutions become more… (Zachte kaft)

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    29,95
  • Madness in Black Women's Diasporic Fictions

    This collection chronicles the strategic uses of madness in works by black women fiction writers from Africa, the Caribbean, Canada, Europe, and the United States. Moving from an over-reliance on the "madwoman" as a romanticized figure constructed in… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Hyeyoung Woo boeken
    Hyeyoung Woo - Social Foundations of Behavior for the Health Sciences

    This textbook helps students in the health sciences prepare for the social foundations portion of the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). It provides a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts, theories, and methodologies in sociology that the MCAT… (Harde kaft)

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    65,95
  • The Fascination with Unknown Time

    This volume explores 'unknown time' as a cultural phenomenon, approaching past futures, unknown presents, and future pasts through a broad range of different disciplines, media, and contexts. As a phenomenon that is both elusive and fundamentally inaccessible,… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Manlio Cinalli boeken
    Manlio Cinalli - Citizenship and the Political Integration of Muslims

    This book explores the political integration of Muslims and Islam across contemporary democracies. The author focuses on France, a country in which the integration of Muslims is usually seen as being problematic and controversial, and which is struggling with… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Developments in Environmental Regulation

    This book provides a critical examination of contemporary approaches to environmental regulation in the UK and the European Union. It also explores how regulation has evolved in response to a number of factors, including industrial development and improved… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Shinji Yamashige boeken
    Shinji Yamashige - Economic Analysis of Families and Society

    This book, based on economics and game theory, analyzes the changes that Japan is now facing as a reflection of changes in Japanese families and society. The author presents a simple framework for the structural relationship among markets, communities… (Harde kaft)

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    131,95
  • Uri Ram boeken
    Uri Ram - Israeli Sociology

    This book presents a comprehensive historical account of sociology in Israel the first history of sociology in Israel, from its beginnings in late 19th-century to the early 21st-century. It locates the ruptures and reorientations of the sociological… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • 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