Social science

Best Selling / Page 505

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Social science

 

In category

Political science (10823)

Sociology (7718)

Anthropology (1865)

Media Studies (1294)

Social Work (1218)

Criminology (1015)

Transportation (918)

Human Geography (773)

Regional Studies (568)

Archaeology (548)

Customs & Traditions (532)

Emigration & Immigration (331)

Discrimination & Race Relations (311)

Feminism & Feminist Theory (258)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (26670)

French (312)

German (290)

Spanish (607)

Italian (686)

 

Protection

All (28463)

DRM Free (1774)

DRM (26670)

More options

Old Europe, New Europe & the T

by Kerry Longhurst & Marcin Zaborowski

The post-September 11th security policies of Poland, the UK, France, the US and Germany presented in this new book illustrate how and why the Atlantic community ruptured over Iraq, a result in part, it is argued,...


Life in Poverty Neighbourhoods: European and American Perspectives

by Jürgen Friedrichs, George Galster & Sako Musterd

In contemporary European and American urban policy and politics and in academic research it is typically assumed that spatial concentrations of poor households and/or ethnic minority households will have negative...


Security & Development: Investing in Peace and Prosperity

by Robert Picciotto & Rachel Weaving

The new contributions in this book, by acknowledged leaders in the field, examine the delivery of effective aid under fire, and securing the peace in environments where governance is fragile.

They bridge the...


Religion Democracy & Democrati

by John Anderson

A new exploration of the troubled relationship between religion and democracy, focusing in on two key questions:

* how has religion engaged with the democratization processes that have taken place over the...


Sport in South Asian Society: Past and Present

by Boria Majumdar & J A Mangan

A detailed study of sports' arrival, spread and advance in colonial and post-colonial South Asia. A selection of articles addresses critical issues of nationalism, communalism, commercialism and gender through...


Eu Enlargement

by Aleks Szcerbiak & Paul Taggart

A series of EU accession referendums were held in nine candidate countries, eight post-communist states and Malta, between March and September 2003. These referendums provide us with an excellent comparative...


Clusters in Urban & Regional D

by ANDREW CUMBERS & Danny McKinnon

Going beyond the celebrated 'hot-spots' of economic development, this book draws upon evidence from a broader range of cities and regions to help fill some important gaps in our knowledge of how clusters operate...


Cities of Pleasure: Sex and the Urban Socialscape

by Alan Collins

This book contains a collection of cutting-edge chapters that explore various connections between urban living, sexuality and sexual desire around the world. The key themes featured address a number of topical...


East Asia & Trials of Neo-Libe

by Kevin Hewison & Richard Robison

A much-needed examination of the impact of neo-liberalism in East Asia in the years since the 1997 to 1998 Asian Economic Crisis.

These leading contributors tackle the nature of neo-liberalism, and the forces...


Post Communist Parliaments - Norton: The Initial Decade

by Philip Norton & David M. Olson

The sudden collapse of communism stimulated both the rapid emergence of fledgling democracies and scholarly attention to the post-communist transition. These newly democratized parliaments have been described...


Citizenship, Environment, Economy

by A. Dobson & A. Valencia

As governments around the world grapple with the challenge of delivering environmental sustainability, attention has recently focused on the role that citizens should play in meeting the challenge. In advanced...


Islam and Other Religions: Pathways to Dialogue

by Irfan Omar

This collection of essays assesses various dimensions of dialogue between Islam and other religions, especially Christianity. This book celebrates the work of Professor Mahmoud Ayoub and reflects the themes...


Educ & Lab Gov, Eval Two Terms: An Evaluation of Two Terms

by Geoffrey Walford

This book presents a valuable and authoritative evaluation of the real impact Labour's two terms have had on the British education system.

On the 1st May 1997 the British electorate witnessed a watershed moment....


Transnational Islam & Region Secur: Cooperation and Diversity Between Europe and North Africa

by Frederic Volpi

This volume investigates the impact of a new brand of transnational terrorism and political violence produced by radical Islamist groups from the Maghreb on the regional security dynamics. It describes the causes...


Environmental Governance in China

by Neil Carter & Arthur P.J. Mol

This is the first examination of how China is currently dealing with environmental problems and challenges, and of its successes, failures and dilemmas.

This new book gives special attention to the development...


Gated Communities: International Perspectives

by Rowland Atkinson & Sarah Blandy

This informative volume gathers contemporary accounts of the growth, influences on, and impacts of so-called gated communities, developments with walls, gates, guards and other forms of surveillance.

While gated...


Neoliberalism & Conflict After 9/11

by Garry Rodan & Kevin Hewison

Key events in Asia's recent history have included the end of the Cold War, the Asian Economic Crisis and the 'war on terror'. This is a critical assessment of these events, and of the interplay of security and...


Communicating Security: Civil-Military Relations in Israel

by Udi Lebel

This book analyzes the changes and tendencies expressed in the relation between army and society in Israel.

Since its inception, Israel has been defined as a nation in arms, a public space in which the security...


Towards a Federal Europe

by Alexander H. Trechsel

An excellent new analysis of federalism and the EU that investigates their mutual impact.

It shows how scholars of comparative politics increasingly include the EU among their cases when investigating the impact...


Comparing & Classifying Legislature

by David Arter

Recent years have witnessed substantial work in the legislative studies field. But what do we know about legislatures today and are there clear criteria for comparing and classifying them?

This is a new review...