Social science

Best Selling / Page 514

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Social science

 

In category

Political science (11787)

Sociology (8129)

Anthropology (1930)

Media Studies (1374)

Social Work (1248)

Criminology (1076)

Transportation (962)

Human Geography (844)

Regional Studies (632)

Archaeology (598)

Customs & Traditions (556)

Emigration & Immigration (347)

Discrimination & Race Relations (322)

Feminism & Feminist Theory (267)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (28447)

French (2007)

German (299)

Spanish (708)

Italian (1522)

 

Protection

All (28447)

DRM Free (1769)

DRM (26659)

More options

The Hindu Diaspora: Comparative Patterns

by Steven Vertovec

Hinduism outside the Indian subcontinent represents a contrasting and scattered community. From Britain to the Caribbean, diasporic Hindus have substantially reformed their beliefs and practices in accordance...


National and International Conflicts, 1945-1995: New Empirical and Theoretical Approaches

by Frank R. Pfetsch & Christoph Rohloff

The information flow about crises and conflicts is highly selective, the media only focus on a few major conflicts at a time. Many conflicts are neglected, others soon forgotten after the fighting ends. This...


Rethinking State Theory

by Mark J Smith & Mark J. Smith

In the last two decades, objects of analysis such as 'the state' have increasingly been seen as uncertain and contested theoretical concepts. Mark J. Smith presents a counter argument that highlights how existing...


Trans-Nationalism and the Politics of Belonging

by Annie Phizacklea, Dr Sallie Westwood & Sallie Westwood

In this book, two leading authorities on migration and nationhood attempt to bridge the gap between experience and analysis, looking at:

* the disorientating effects of space and time which migration creates...


The Politics of Economic Reform in South Korea: A Fragile Miracle

by Tat Yan Kong

This comprehensive and authoritative account of the development of the Korean economy combines an historical approach with a substantial treatment of the new economy. Its fresh analysis of the recent transition...


Artisans and Politics in Early Nineteenth-Century London (Routledge Revivals): John Gast and His Times

by Iorwerth Prothero

First published in 1979, this book was the first, full-length study of working-class movements in London between 1800 and the beginnings of Chartism in the later 1830s. The leaders and rank and file in these...


Women, Crime and Criminology (Routledge Revivals): A Feminist Critique

by Carol Smart

First published in 1977, Women, Crime and Criminology presents a feminist critique of classical and contemporary theories of female criminality. It addresses the issue that criminology literature has, throughout...


Socio-Economic Models in Geography (Routledge Revivals)

by Richard J. Chorley & Peter Haggett

First published in 1968, this book explores the theme of geographical generalization, or model building. It is composed of seven of the chapters from the original Models in Geography, published in 1967. The...


The Nature of Fascism

by Roger Griffin

The Nature of Fascism draws on the history of ideas as well as on political, social and psychological theory to produce a synthesis of ideas and approaches that will be invaluable for students.

Roger Griffin...


Mass-Media

by Peter Sorlin

This book provides a much needed short, reliable and stimulating guide to the mass media in present day society. Incisive, surprising and stimulating it will become an essential text in thinking and writing...


Electoral Systems: A Theoretical and Comparative Introduction

by Andrew Reeve & Alan Ware

This text is designed to give students a comprehensive view of the British electoral system. Its innovative comparative and theoretical approach will provide a link between courses in British politics, comparative...


Change and Development in the Middle East (Routledge Revivals): Essays in Honour of W.B. Fisher

by Clarke I. John & Bowen-Jones Howard

The Middle East is a region of great traditional diversity, which has been characterized by immense political, social and economic changes, still developing over thirty years after the title's original publication....


What's Wrong with Ethnography?

by Martyn Hammersley

This stimulating and refreshing study, written by one of the leading commentators in the field, provides novel answers to these crucial questions.

"What's Wrong With Ethnography provides a fresh look at the...


Age Matters: Re-Aligning Feminist Thinking

by Toni M. Calasanti & Kathleen F. Slevin

This volume of original chapters is designed to bring attention to a neglected area of feminist scholarship - aging. After several decades of feminist studies we are now well informed of the complex ways that...


No Child Left Behind and the Reduction of the Achievement Gap: Sociological Perspectives on Federal Educational Policy

by Alan R. Sadovnik, Jennifer A. O'Day & George W. Bohrnstedt

This monumental collection presents the first-ever sociological analysis of the No Child Left Behind Act and its effects on children, teachers, parents, and schools. More importantly, these leading sociologists...


Hollywood and Anticommunism: Huac and the Evolution of the Red Menace, 1935-1950

by John J. Gladchuk

This work concentrates on tracing the evolution of the so-called "red menace" phenomenon as a means of demonstrating the correlation between growing American paranoia and the success of the anticommunist campaign...


Social Work Ethics on the Line

by Charles S Levy & Simon Slavin

Social Work Ethics on the Line discusses social work ethics in-depth and the process of making ethical judgements in social work practice. This much-needed book guides social workers through ethical dilemmas...


Modeling Minority Women: Heroines in African and Asian American Fiction

by Reshmi J. Hebbar

This powerful study reconceptualizes ideas of ethnic literature while investigating the construction of ethnic heroines, shifting the focus away from cultural politics and considering instead narrative or poetic...


Political Corruption in the Caribbean Basin: Constructing a Theory to Combat Corruption

by Michael W. Collier

Political corruption in the Caribbean Basin retards state economic growth and development, undermines government legitimacy, and threatens state security. In spite of recent anti-corruption efforts of intergovernmental...


Contextualizing Homelessness: Critical Theory, Homelessness, and Federal Policy Addressing the Homeless

by Kenneth Kyle

This project employs three different disciplinary approaches--social constructionism, policy analysis, and rhetorical analysis--as a first step toward a critical theory of homelessness.