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  • The Making of the Slave Classby Jerry Carrier

    Algora Publishing 2010; US$ 23.95

    You can only be a king if you have many peasants. You can only have the super-rich if you have many who are poor. And this is the basis for class. A nationally recognized instructor in class, race, American culture, economic development and poverty issues, Jerry Carrier offers the personal story of a working class man's early life in poverty combined... more...

  • Deutungsmuster sozialer Ungleichheitby Patrick Sachweh

    Campus Verlag 2010; US$ 30.95

    Patrick Sachweh fragt, wie soziale Ungleichheit von Menschen in privilegierten und benachteiligten Lagen wahrgenommen und gerechtfertigt wird. Welche Deutungsmuster liegen der Interpretation und der Verarbeitung eigener Ungleichheitserfahrungen zugrunde? Seine Interviews zeigen, dass Ungleichheit oft als unvermeidbar wahrgenommen wird und dass sich... more...

  • Arbeiterklasse und Studiengebührenby Patrick H Maas

    Diplomica Verlag 2006; US$ 37.04

    Hauptbeschreibung Diese Diplomarbeit versucht, eine Antwort zu geben auf die Frage, ob sich Studiengebühren auf die Sozialstruktur der Studierenden, auf die soziale Zusammensetzung der Studierenden an den deutschen Hochschulen auswirken könnten und in welcher Weise. Insbesondere interessiert hierbei, welche Auswirkungen die Einführung einer allgemeinen... more...

  • Political Violence in South and Southeast Asiaby Itty Abraham; Edward Newman; Meredith L. Weiss

    United Nations University Press 2010; US$ 35.00

    This volume explores the sources and manifestations of political violence in South and Southeast Asia and the myriad roles that it plays in everyday life and as part of historical narrative. It considers and critiques the manner in which political violence is understood and constructed, and the common assumptions that prevail regarding the causes,... more...

  • From British to Bumiputera Ruleby A B Shamsul

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2004; US$ 44.90

    Based on two years of intensive fieldwork, this detailed community study breaks new ground. Combining anthropological and historical disciplines, it deals with village politics amongst rural Malays growing oil-palm and rubber. This study traces the continuing influence of the colonial and post-colonial state policies on contemporary rural development.... more...

  • Internetzensur in Chinaby Kim-Björn Becker

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 39.99


  • Politics and Emotionsby Marcos Engelken-Jorge; Pedro Ibarra Güell; Carmelo Moreno Del Rio

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 59.99

    Mainstream liberal narratives have often depicted politics as a matter of power and competing interests, disregarding emotions or conceiving them as threats to a rational and well-ordered society. In the last decades, however, this viewpoint has been increasingly challenged by a number of scholars researching on the complex and multidimensional role... more...

  • Active Aging in Economy and Societyby Bertelsmann Stiftung

    Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung 2010; US$ 9.53

    Hauptbeschreibung Germany currently finds itself amidst profound demographic change. The tasks of the future workplace will fall on the shoulders of a smaller and older potential workforce. The 2006 Carl Bertelsmann Prize for Active Aging in Economy and Society is founded on the belief that combining growth and innovation with a high employment... more...

  • Occupying Wall Streetby Writers for the 99%

    Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2012; US$ 13.99

    For two months in the autumn of 2011, Zuccotti Park, squeezed deep in a canyon between bankers? skyscrapers in lower Manhattan, was the site of an extraordinary political action. Home to the hundreds of anti-capitalist protestors who camped there overnight, and the thousands who visited to join the protest, the park became a magical place: a communion... more...

  • Wie können Lizenzspiele Geschichten erzählen? Die Mediale Gesellschaft und ihre Gesellschaftsspieleby Johannes Krenner

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 18.75

    Hauptbeschreibung "Die guten Gedanken über das Spiel sind rar, was damit zusammenhängt, dass der theoretische Mensch nicht geneigt ist, das Spiel ernst zu nehmen", schrieb schon Friedrich Georg Jünger. Dieser Trend ist in den Wissenschaften immer noch zu bemerken. Diese kulturtheoretische Arbeit möchte dem entgegenwirken und widmet sich deshalb dem... more...