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1968 in Retrospect
1968 in Retrospect
G. Bhambra; I....
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This volume examines the protest movements of 1968 from innovative perspectives. With contributions from leading social theorists the book reflects on the untold narratives of race, gender and sexuality and critically addresses the standard theoretic...
A Changing Climate for Science
A Changing Climate for Science
Sophie C. Lewis
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers a critical exploration of first-hand experiences of practicing climate science. It tackles the pivotal question of what, precisely, constitutes contemporary scientific practice. The author offers an insider’s account of the experienc...
A Child for Keeps
A Child for Keeps
J. Keating
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:The history of adoption from 1918-1945, detailing the rise of adoption, the growth of adoption societies and considering the increasing emphasis on secrecy in adoption. Analyses adoption law from legalization in 1926, to regulation and reform in the ...
A Return to Social Justice
A Return to Social Justice
Jessica Urwin
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Youth justice has always focused on criminal justice but this work argues that taking a social justice approach is the best way to reduce youth crime. Drawing on philosophy, new research, and practitioners’ views, a new organizational structure and a...
A Sociology of Culture, Taste and Value
A Sociology of Culture, Taste and Value
S. Stewart
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book explores sociological debates in relation to culture, taste and value. It argues that sociology can contribute to debates about aesthetic value and to an understanding of how people evaluate.
A Sociology of Immigration
A Sociology of Immigration
E. Morawska
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book proposes a new theoretical framework for the study of immigration. It examines four major issues informing current sociological studies of immigration: mechanisms and effects of international migration, processes of immigrants' assimilation...
A Thorn in Transatlantic Relations
A Thorn in Transatlantic Relations
M. Hampton
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Americans and Europeans perceive threat differently. Americans remain more religious than Europeans and generally still believe their nation is providentially blessed. American security culture is relatively stable and includes the deeply held belief...
Active Ageing in the European Union
Active Ageing in the European Union
K. Hamblin
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book explores the adoption of 'active ageing' policies by EU15 nations and the impact on older peoples' work and retirement policy options. Policies examined include unemployment benefits, active labour market policies, partial pension receipt, ...
Active Labour Market Policies and Welfare Reform
Active Labour Market Policies and Welfare Reform
A. Daguerre
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Examining recent policy responses to social exclusion in the US, France, Denmark, the UK, and at the EU level since 1997, Daguerre argues that the development of active labour market policies is not the answer and that the reforms are indicative of a...
Administrating Victimization
Administrating Victimization
M. Duggan; V. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This study addresses the management of victims and victim policy under the Coalition government, in light of an increasing move towards neoliberal and punitive law and order agendas. With a focus on victims of anti-social behaviour and hate crime, Du...
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...
Affordable Housing Finance
Affordable Housing Finance
K. Hawtrey
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This text explores the vexing problem of housing exclusion and the related financial fallout, which has come into sharp relief since the onset of the housing-led global credit crisis. The book looks at the dimensions of affordable housing finance, co...