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A Business and Labour History of Britain
A Business and Labour History of Britain
M. Richardson; P...
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:By bringing together and critically engaging with accounts of certain themes in business and labour history, and utilizing original research, this book aims to widen understanding of industrial society and provide a background to further study and re...
A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?
A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?
Nick Ritchie
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:President Obama and the UK Labour and Coalition governments have all backed the renewed momentum for serious progress towards a world free of nuclear weapons, whilst the UK finds itself embarked on a controversial and expensive programme to renew its...
A Sociology of the World Rally Championship
A Sociology of the World Rally Championship
H. Naess
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Drawing upon interviews with key people in the World Rally Championship as well as trans-local ethnographic research, this book explores questions of commerciality and sporting identity, tackling the sport's controversial handling of the shift into '...
A Whole New World
A Whole New World
P. Lizée
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The consequences of the rise of emerging powers like China and India is becoming the most important topic of debate in international studies. This book focuses on the impact of these changes on the way we study international politics: if internationa...
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
D. Clark
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:The first book to examine in detail the ways in which people adapt their understanding and behaviours towards poverty as a direct result to their experiences of poverty in developing countries, including world-leading academics and case studies from ...
Adoption, Family and the Paradox of Origins
Adoption, Family and the Paradox of Origins
S. Sales
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:It is now over 20 years since 'open adoption' was first introduced, but it remains a controversial and contested part of social work practice. This innovative and far ranging book sets out to understand why the practice of keeping adopted children in...
Affective Equality
Affective Equality
K. Lynch; J. Baker...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This groundbreaking book provides a new perspective on equality by highlighting and exploring affective equality, the aspect of equality concerned with relationships of love, care and solidarity. Drawing on studies of intimate caring, or 'love labour...
African Immigrant Families in Another France
African Immigrant Families in Another France
L. Bass
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Immigrant incorporation is a critical challenge for France and other European societies today. Black Africans migrants are racialized and endowed with an immigrant status, which carries low status and is durable into the second generation. This book ...
After Work Balance: Die Zeit danach
After Work Balance: Die Zeit danach
Dietmar Goldam...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Wir werden immer älter, und viele Menschen sind beim Eintritt in den Ruhestand noch fit und möchten eine Tätigkeit ausüben, die ihnen Freude bereitet und für andere Nutzen stiftet. Dietmar Goldammer klärt auf, regt an und mobilisiert. Unterschiedlich...
Afterlife of Events
Afterlife of Events
Marek Tamm
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Recently, we have witnessed a rearticulation of the traditional relationship between the past, present and future, broadening historiography's range from studying past events to their later impact and meaning. The volume proposes to look at the pers...
Age-Dissimilar Couples and Romantic Relationships
Age-Dissimilar Couples and Romantic Relationships
L. McKenzie
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:There has been a widespread fascination with age-dissimilar couples in recent years. This book examines how the romantic relationships of these couples are understood. Based on qualitative research, McKenzie investigates notions of autonomy, relatedn...
Ageing, The Body and Social Change
Ageing, The Body and Social Change
E. Tulle
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:The book explores the relationship between embodiment and the production of the key structures which frame agency to map out potential for social change. It uses modalities of ageing embodiment in the context of sport participation in later life, spe...