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A Hypersexual Society
A Hypersexual Society
K. Kammeyer
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:As many can attest, the prevalence of sexual imagery has increased in modern society over the past half century. In this timely new study, Kenneth Kammeyer traces the historical development of sexual imagery in America and society's preoccupation wit...
A Social and Economic Theory of Consumption
A Social and Economic Theory of Consumption
K. Ilmonen; David...
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Kaj Ilmonen was a pioneer in the third wave of the sociology of consumption. This book provides a balanced overview of the sociology of consumption, arguing that the enthusiasm of 'the third wave' exaggerated the role of the symbolic and imaginary at...
Affective Relations
Affective Relations
C. Pedwell
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Exploring the ambivalent grammar of empathy where questions of geo-politics and social justice are at stake - in popular science, international development, postcolonial fiction, feminist and queer theory - this book addresses the critical implicatio...
African-American Males and the U.S. Justice System of Marginalization: A National Tragedy
African-American Males and the U.S. Justice System...
Floyd Weathers...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:African-American Males and the US Justice System of Marginalization provides an overview of the economic and social status of African-American males in America, which continues to deteriorate at an alarming rate. Weatherspoon posits that in every Ame...
After New Labour
After New Labour
W. Leggett
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:What's Left after New Labour? This timely book assesses the legacy of both the Third Way and its critics. Analysing the relationship between social theory and political strategy, it outlines the basis of a post-New Labour project. This reconnects wit...
An Age of Limits
An Age of Limits
R. Schroeder
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:An Age of Limits outlines a new social theory for understanding contemporary society. Providing an analysis of why political, economic and cultural powers face constraints across the global North and beyond, this bold book argues that forces which ad...
Appearance and Identity
Appearance and Identity
L. Negrin
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This book casts a critical look at the dominant position that fashion has come to occupy in contemporary society. It addresses various aspects of fashion in postmodern culture including makeup, cosmetic surgery, tattoos, ornament in dress and the blu...
Applying Relational Sociology
Applying Relational Sociology
Laurentian University...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Edited by François Depelteau and Christopher Powell, this volume and its companion, Conceptualizing Relational Sociology: Ontological and Theoretical Issues, addresses fundamental questions about what relational sociology is and how it works.
Approaches to the Individual
Approaches to the Individual
A. Chalari
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This study sees 'mediation' as a way of understanding the relationship between internal and external conversation, which underpins how individuals are connected to society. The relationship between these aspects of conversation is crucial in allowing...
Arguments and Actions in Social Theory
Arguments and Actions in Social Theory
P. Preston
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book argues that theorists are located within the social world; exercises in theorizing are both bounded and creative; imagination and creativity build upon the resources of tradition; and such awareness is the basis for dialogue with the denize...
Art and the Challenge of Markets Volume 2
Art and the Challenge of Markets Volume 2
Victoria D. Alexander...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Art and the Challenge of Markets Volumes 1 & 2 examine the politics of art and culture in light of the profound changes that have taken place in the world order since the 1980s and 1990s. The contributors explore how in these two decades, the neolibe...
Aspects of Violence
Aspects of Violence
W. Schinkel
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:This book provides a novel approach to the social scientific study of violence. It argues for an 'extended' definition of violence in order to avoid subscribing to commonsensical or state propagated definitions of violence, and pays specific attentio...