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"Die kann ich nicht ab!" - Ablehnung, Diskriminierung und Gewalt bei Jugendlichen in der (Post-) MigrationsgesellschaftSpringer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 42.89
Im Kontext der Debatten um Rassismus, Antisemitismus,antimuslimische Einstellungen, Homosexuellenablehnung und ähnliche Phänomenehat in jüngerer Zeit das Konzept der Gruppenbezogenen Menschenfeindlichkeit(GMF) besondere Prominenz erfahren. Während es sich bislang vornehmlich aufquantitative Untersuchungen bei Erwachsenen konzentrierte, stehen hier... more...
- Beacon Press 2016; US$ 16.00
Debunking the lethal logic behind the pervasive myths that have framed the gun control debate The gun lobby?s remarkable success in using engaging slogans to frame the gun control debate has allowed it to block lifesaving gun legislation for decades. But is there any truth to this bumper-sticker logic? Dennis Henigan exposes the mythology and misguided... more...
- Zed Books 2013; US$ 36.95
This book arises from the practical insights and experiences of individuals and organisations addressing so-called 'honour crimes' in different geographic and social contexts, including 'honour killings' and interference with the right to marry. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan UK 2010; US$ 29.29
Based on fieldwork among undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers Illegal Traveller offers a narrative of the polysemic nature of borders, border politics, and rituals and performances of border-crossing. Interjecting personal experiences into ethnographic writing it is 'a form of self-narrative that places the self within a social context'. more...
- UPA 2013; US$ 27.99
This book goes beyond the glamorous portrayals of CSI professionals on television to highlight the real sources of job satisfaction among forensic scientists. Drawing on interviews with current forensic scientists, this book concludes that forensic scientists experience the most satisfaction in helping victims, the community, and society at large.... more...
- Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 59.99
The Great Depression was a time of hardship for many Americans, but for the citizens of Harlem it was made worse by past and present discrimination. Or Does It Explode? examines Black Harlem from the 1920s through the Depression and New Deal to the outbreak of World War II. It describes the changing economic and social lives of Harlemites, and... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2012; US$ 39.95
The â??BASIC Phâ?? model of coping and resiliency, developed by Prof. Mooli Lahad, was the first to describe coping as an on-going effort to manage life challenges. This is the first book to be published on this world-renowned approach, widely used as an effective resiliency assessment, intervention, and recovery model. more...
- Oxford University Press 1987; US$ 99.99
In classrooms and in livingrooms, in research institutions and on Capital Hill, teenage pregnancy is one of the most controversial public issues of our day. In this study, Maris A. Vinovskis--a prominent demographic historian, and a participant in both Carter's and Reagan's Presidential initiatives on teenage pregnancy--traces the subject from colonial... more...
- Biteback Publishing 2014; US$ 37.99
HOW DO YOU SOLVE A PROBLEM LIKE... BANKING? DRUG REGULATION? NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT? PROSTITUTION? PENSIONS? It's no secret that a myriad of long-term problems facing our society are not effectively dealt with by our current system of government; indeed, many are simply set aside and disappear completely from the short-term political agenda. Why? Because... more...