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  • Gresfordby Stanley Williamson

    Liverpool University Press 1999; US$ 72.99

    Stanley Williamson's account draws on his own interviews with the bereaved and those involved in the rescue, as well as the reports of the subsequent inquiry and the records of the North Wales Miners' Association. more...

  • Sex Trafficking in the United Statesby Andrea J Nichols

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 34.99

    Sex Trafficking in the United States is a unique exploration of the underlying dynamics of sex trafficking, this comprehensive volume examines the common risk factors for those who become victims, and the barriers they face when they try to leave. It also looks at how and why sex traffickers enter the industry. A chapter on buyers presents what... more...

  • Long-term Care for the Elderly in Europeby Bent Greve

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Long-term care is an increasingly important issue in many contemporary welfare states around the globe given ageing populations. This ground-breaking book provides detailed case studies of 11 EU-member states’ welfare regimes within Europe to show how welfare states organize, structures and deliver long-term care and whether there is a social investment... more...

  • Experiments in Democracyby J. Benjamin Hurlbut

    Columbia University Press 2017; US$ 64.99

    Human embryo research touches upon strongly felt moral convictions, and it raises such deep questions about the promise and perils of scientific progress that debate over its development has become a moral and political imperative. From in vitro fertilization to embryonic stem cell research, cloning, and gene editing, Americans have repeatedly struggled... more...

  • The Routledge International Handbook to Welfare State Systemsby Christian Aspalter

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    Developing countries may not have full-fledged welfare states like those we find in Europe, but certainly they have welfare state systems. For comparative social policy research the term "welfare state systems" has many advantages, as there are numerous different types/models of welfare state systems around the world. This path-breaking book, edited... more...

  • Eve Teasingby Deepa Awasthi

    Kalpaz Publications 2015; US$ 46.99

    This edited book titled “Eve teasing: A social Epidemic” is prepared with the intention of providing complete information about the serious crime of Eve teasing against women. Eve teasing has emerged as the most prominent challenge that every woman faces in her day to day life in India. This book includes total 27 chapters written by eminent scholars... more...

  • Sociology of Sanitationby Bindeshwar Pathak

    Kalpaz Publications 2015; US$ 72.99

    Sulabh International Centre for Action Sociology in close collaboration with Sulabh International Social Service Organisation held the National Conference on “Sociology of Sanitation” : Environmental Sanitation,Public Health and Social Deprivation at Mavalankar Hall, Rafi Marg New Delhi, on January 28 & 29, 2013, (Monday & Tuesday). This was a preliminary... more...

  • Healthcare Gender and Conflict in Kashmirby Dr B.A. Dabla

    Kalpaz Publications 2015; US$ 62.99

    This book is based on final report of I. C. M. R. project. It deals with most crucial problem in J&K, i.e. healthcare. Before 1989, the gender healthcare was not available fully , properly and satisfactory in urban, rural and hilly areas in the state. But, after 1989, even these meager gender healthcare facilities/service were seriously disturbed and... more...

  • Fair Foodby Oran B. Hesterman

    PublicAffairs 2012; US$ 22.00

    Our food system is broken, and it's endangering what's most precious to us: our environment, our health, our soil and water, and our future. In recent years, a host of books and films have compellingly documented the dangers. But advice on what to do about them largely begins and ends with the admonition to eat local” or eat organic.” Longtime good... more...

  • Designing prostitution policyby Hendrik Wagenaar; Helga Amesberger

    Policy Press 2017; US$ 34.39

    The book offers a detailed analysis of the design and implementation of prostitution policy at the local level. more...