Social science

Best Selling / Page 673

icon Subscribe to feed


Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection




Delete Social science


In category

Political science (8922)

Sociology (5916)

Anthropology (1337)

Media Studies (938)

Social Work (898)

Criminology (846)

Transportation (754)

Human Geography (494)

Customs & Traditions (438)

Regional Studies (427)

Archaeology (352)

Emigration & Immigration (279)

Discrimination & Race Relations (260)

Feminism & Feminist Theory (188)





Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :



English (20991)

French (1621)

German (378)

Spanish (562)

Italian (1173)



All (20991)

DRM Free (532)

DRM (20443)

More options

Russian Regions and Regionalism: Strength Through Weakness

by Anne Aldis & Graeme P. Herd

The emergence of large regions within Russia as centres of gravity for political and international power, and the changing relationship between these emerging regions and the centre are critically important...

Masters of War: Classical Strategic Thought

by Michael I. Handel

Masters of War is the first comprehensive study based on a detailed textual analysis of the classical works on war by Clauswitz, Sun Tzu, Mao Tse-tung, and, to a lesser extent, Jomini and Machiavelli.

Evaluating Euro-Mediterranean Relations

by Stephen C. Calleya

What are the prospects for the future of the Euro-Mediterranean area and what relevant role can the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership (EMP) play in the future? 

After decades of a Mediterranean policy that was...

Male Homosexuality in Modern Japan: Cultural Myths and Social Realities

by Mark J. McLelland

This book is the first to look at the wide range of contrasting images of the gay male body in Japanese popular culture, both mainstream and gay, and relate these images to the experience of an interview sample...

Poverty, Welfare and the Disciplinary State

by Chris Jones & Tony Novak

A forward-looking appraisal of the welfare state which examines issues such as poverty in Britain, demonisation of the poor in areas of social policy and other related topics.

The State: Historical and Political Dimensions

by Richard English & Charles Townshend

Drawing on current debates on secessions within the United Kingdom, this book analyses the British State today and looks at its place in the future.

Featuring original contributions from a variety of disciplines,...

The Newspapers Handbook

by Richard Keeble

The Newspapers Handbook is the first comprehensive guide to the job of the newspaper reporter. It offers advice on a range of different types of newspaper writing, looks at how newspapers cover events and shows...

Jinnah, Pakistan and Islamic Identity: The Search for Saladin

by Akbar Ahmed

Every generation needs to reinterpret its great men of the past. Akbar Ahmed, by revealing Jinnah's human face alongside his heroic achievement, both makes this statesman accessible to the current age and renders...

Sociology for Social Workers and Probation Officers

by Viviene E. Cree

How does a social work student make the connection between sociological knowledge and day-to-day social work procedures? Sociology for Social Workers provides an introduction to sociological ideas and research...

Approaches to Measuring Human Behavior in the Social Environment

by William R. Nugent

This is a state-of-the-art examination of various approaches to measuring and assessing client functioning and specific aspects of clients' social environments. It discusses numerous age groups and ethnic populations...

Maltreatment of Patients in Nursing Homes: There Is No Safe Place

by Diana Harris & Harold G Koenig

Old, weak, and often cognitively impaired, nursing home patients can be easy targets for physical, psychological, material, and financial mistreatment at the hands of those entrusted with their care, safety,...

The Asian Pacific American Heritage: A Companion to Literature and Arts

by George J. Leonard

Meeting the challenge of teaching multiculturalism

Students-and their teachers-encountering literature and arts from unfamiliar cultures will welcome the special help this book provides. Instructors who are unfamiliar...

New Frontiers in Women's Studies: Knowledge, Identity and Nationalism

by Mary Maynard & June Purvis

This text reveals the diversities which continue to shape women's beliefs and experiences. It includes debates on women and nationalisms, women and social policy, sexuality, black studies and ethnic studies,...

Regionalism and Global Economic Integration: Europe, Asia and the Americas

by William D. Coleman & Geoffrey D. Underhill

This scholarly and interdisciplinary volume sheds much needed light on the realtionship between national policies, regional integration patterns and the wider global setting. It covers regional patterns in Europe,...

Industrial Change in China: Economic Restructuring and Conflicting Interests

by Kate Hannan

This book analyses the industrial reform measures taken by the Chinese government during the decade 1985-95 and identifies the economic and political tensions and contradictions that state enterprise reform...

On Durkheim's Elementary Forms of Religious Life

by N.J. Allen, W.S.F. Pickering & W. Watts Miller

This is the first collection of essays to be published on Durkheim's masterpiece The Elementary Forms of Religious Life. It represents the work of the most important international Durkheim scholars from the...

Power and the Social

by Dr Sallie Westwood & Sallie Westwood

Looking at the different ways power has been theorised from Hobbes to Giddens, this book analyzes the ways in which the theories have been applied. By bringing together theory and substantive analysis, this...

Postmodernity and the Fragmentation of Welfare

by John Carter

Postmodern ideas have been vastly influential in the social sciences and beyond. However, their impact on the study of social policy has been minimal. Postmodernity and the Fragmentation of Welfare analyses...

Politics and Economics in the Russian Far East: Changing Ties with Asia-Pacific

by Tsuneo Akaha

Politics and Economics in the Russian Far East addresses the key issue of what the Russian Far East and its Northeast Asian neighbours can do to further closen economic and co-operative relationships. The question...

Illegal Immigration and Commercial Sex: The New Slave Trade

by Phil Williams

This volume studies the role of criminal organizations in human commodity trafficking, examining the problem from a global vantage point and from a variety of regional perspectives.