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International Immigration, Integration and Sustainability in Small Towns and Villages: Socio-Territorial Challenges in Rural and Semi-Rural Europe

International Immigration, Integration and Sustainability...

Author: Ricard Moren-Alegret ,  Dawid Wladyka
ISBN: 9781137586209
Format: Hardback
$119.00

This book brings small places to the main stage in an exploration of the nature of immigration in rural areas and...  Read More >>

Routledge International Handbook of Sexual Addiction

Routledge International Handbook of Sexual Addiction...

Author: Thaddeus Birchard (Founder of the Marylebone Centre for Psychological Therapies, UK) ,  Joanna Benfield
ISBN: 9781138193215
Format: Paperback
$83.99

The concept of sexual addiction has gained increasing recognition in the academic and healthcare communities since...  Read More >>

Ranking: The Unwritten Rules of the Social Game We All Play

Ranking: The Unwritten Rules of the Social Game We All...

Author: Peter Erdi (Kalamazoo College)
ISBN: 9780190935467
Format: Hardback
$51.09

Human beings are competitive. We want to know who is the strongest, who is the richest, and who is the cleverest...  Read More >>

Affective Societies: Key Concepts

Affective Societies: Key Concepts

Author: Jan Slaby ,  Christian von Scheve (Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany)
ISBN: 9780367345150
Format: Paperback
$73.99

Affect and emotion have come to dominate discourse on social and political life in the mobile and networked societies...  Read More >>

Housing for Degrowth: Principles, Models, Challenges and Opportunities

Housing for Degrowth: Principles, Models, Challenges...

Author: Anitra Nelson (RMIT University, Australia) ,  Francois Schneider
ISBN: 9780367358334
Format: Paperback
$77.99

`Degrowth', a type of `postgrowth', is becoming a strong political, practical and cultural movement for downscaling...  Read More >>

The Globalization of Foreign Aid: Developing Consensus

The Globalization of Foreign Aid: Developing Consensus...

Author: Liam Swiss
ISBN: 9780367358389
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Why do aid agencies from wealthy donor countries with diverse domestic political and economic contexts arrive at...  Read More >>

Being a Man: Negotiating Ancient Constructs of Masculinity

Being a Man: Negotiating Ancient Constructs of Masculinity...

Author: Ilona Zsolnay
ISBN: 9780367357788
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Being a Man is a formative work which reveals the myriad and complex negotiations for constructions of masculine...  Read More >>

Rivalry And Cooperation In The Asia-pacific: The Dynamics Of A Region In Transition (In 2 Volumes)

Rivalry And Cooperation In The Asia-pacific: The Dynamics...

Author: Mark Beeson (Univ Of Western Australia, Australia)
ISBN: 9789811201899
Format: Hardback
$434.99

Rivalry and Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the most important...  Read More >>

Venezuela, ALBA, and the Limits of Postneoliberal Regionalism in Latin America and the Caribbean

Venezuela, ALBA, and the Limits of Postneoliberal Regionalism...

Author: Asa K. Cusack
ISBN: 9781349959242
Format: Paperback
$119.00

This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the implementation, functioning, and impact of the Bolivarian Alliance...  Read More >>

The Palgrave Handbook of Practical Animal Ethics

The Palgrave Handbook of Practical Animal Ethics

Author: Andrew Linzey ,  Clair Linzey
ISBN: 9781349676378
Format: Paperback
$179.00

This handbook provides an in-depth examination of the practical and theoretical issues within the emerging field...  Read More >>

Agency, Gender and Economic Development in the World Economy 1850-2000: Testing the Sen Hypothesis

Agency, Gender and Economic Development in the World...

Author: Jan Luiten van Zanden ,  Auke Rijpma
ISBN: 9780367349233
Format: Paperback
$77.99

How has `agency' - or the ability to define and act upon one's goals - contributed to global long-term economic...  Read More >>

Alevis in Europe: Voices of Migration, Culture and Identity

Alevis in Europe: Voices of Migration, Culture and Identity...

Author: Tozun Issa
ISBN: 9780367349035
Format: Paperback
$77.99

The Alevis are a significant minority in Turkey, and now also in the countries of Western Europe. Over the past...  Read More >>

Five Steps to Strengthen Ethics in Organizations and Individuals: Effective Strategies Informed by Research and History

Five Steps to Strengthen Ethics in Organizations and...

Author: Kenneth S. Pope
ISBN: 9780367348861
Format: Paperback
$35.99

Five Steps to Strengthen Ethics in Organizations and Individuals draws on research and history to present effective...  Read More >>

A New Ethic of 'Older': Subjectivity, surgery, and self-stylization

A New Ethic of 'Older': Subjectivity, surgery, and self-stylization...

Author: Bridget Garnham (University of South Australia, Australia)
ISBN: 9780367349080
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Through its themes of subjectivity, surgery, and self-stylization this book critically examines the cultural constraints...  Read More >>

The Transformation of the Social Right to Healthcare: Evidence from England and Germany

The Transformation of the Social Right to Healthcare:...

Author: Katharina Boehm
ISBN: 9780367348847
Format: Paperback
$77.99

This pathbreaking book investigates welfare state change in the area of health care- a field widely neglected by...  Read More >>

Framing Age: Contested Knowledge in Science and Politics

Framing Age: Contested Knowledge in Science and Politics...

Author: Iris Loffeier (HESAV, Switzerland) ,  Benoit Majerus (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
ISBN: 9780367349226
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Ageing populations have gradually become a major concern in many industrialised countries over the past fifty years,...  Read More >>

Practicing Social Science: Sociologists and their Craft

Practicing Social Science: Sociologists and their Craft...

Author: Devorah Kalekin-Fishman
ISBN: 9780367349103
Format: Paperback
$77.99

How is the process of globalization effecting changes in the structure of knowledge in sociology? This path-breaking...  Read More >>

Learning in Later Life: Challenges for Social Work and Social Care

Learning in Later Life: Challenges for Social Work and...

Author: Dr. Trish Hafford-Letchfield
ISBN: 9780367348991
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Within the UK and Europe, government legislation and policies concerned with demography have asserted a paradigmatic...  Read More >>

Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.

Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole...

Author: Brene Brown
ISBN: 9780593171127
Format: Paperback
$43.79

In her #1 New York Times bestsellers, Brown has encouraged listeners to dare greatly, rise strong, and brave the...  Read More >>

Fallout: Recovering from Abuse in Tibetan Buddhism

Fallout: Recovering from Abuse in Tibetan Buddhism

Author: Tahlia Newland
ISBN: 9780648513049
Format: Paperback
$28.44

Fallout is the memoir of one woman's journey from ignorance of the reports of physical, emotional and sexual abuse...  Read More >>

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead

Author: Jim Mattis ,  Bing West
ISBN: 9780735288485
Format: Audio
$65.69

A clear-eyed account of learning how to lead in a chaotic world, by General Jim Mattis--the former Secretary of...  Read More >>

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead

Author: Jim Mattis ,  Bing West
ISBN: 9780812996838
Format: Hardback
$40.87

A clear-eyed account of learning how to lead in a chaotic world, by General Jim Mattis--the former Secretary of...  Read More >>

I'm a Thug, But I Swear for Three Days I Cried

I'm a Thug, But I Swear for Three Days I Cried

Author: Mettamodernist
ISBN: 9781092886499
Format: Paperback
$38.81

This is a collection of poems. The work published here is of a reflective and observational nature. These poems...  Read More >>

Lyndon B. Johnson and Modern America

Lyndon B. Johnson and Modern America

Author: Kevin J Fernlund
ISBN: 9780806164502
Format: Paperback
$32.04

Born in a farmhouse in the Texas Hill Country, Lyndon Baines Johnson brought a western sensibility to the White...  Read More >>

Investing in Successful Summer Programs: A Review of Evidence Under the Every Student Succeeds ACT

Investing in Successful Summer Programs: A Review of...

Author: Jennifer Sloan McCombs ,  Catherine H Augustine
ISBN: 9781977402592
Format: Paperback
$64.96

This report, which provides a systematic review of the evidence supporting summer programs and descriptions of evidence-based...  Read More >>

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