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  • Managing and Sharing Research Databy Louise Corti; Veerle Van den Eynden; Libby Bishop; Matthew Woollard

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 36.00

    The first book to look explicitly at data management and sharing, it provides readers with the skill-set needed to successfully produce high quality research assets more...

  • Probateby Gordon Bowley

    Little, Brown Book Group 2011; US$ 5.99

    The majority of applications for probate that follow someone's death can be dealt with inexpensively by any reasonably intelligent person with time available and a little guidance. This easy-to-follow book clearly explains all the information you need to administer the deceased's estate; from dealing with the urgent practical matters to preparing and... more...

  • The Structure of Schoolingby Richard Arum; Irenee R. Beattie; Karly S. Ford

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 80.00 US$ 68.00

    The Structure of Schooling: Readings in the Sociology of Education by Richard Arum, Irenee Beattie, and Karly Ford exposes students to examples of sociological research on schools, with a focus on the school as community. Now in its Third Edition , this engaging reader has broadened its scope even more, presenting additional readings in particular... more...

  • Perspectives on Deviance and Social Controlby Michelle L. Inderbitzin; Kristin A. Bates; Randy R. Gainey

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 63.00 US$ 53.55

    Perspectives on Deviance and Social Control by Michelle Inderbitzin, Kristin Bates, and Randy Gainey is a core textbook that provides a sociological examination of deviance and social control in society.  Derived from the successful text/reader version, this concise and student-friendly resource uses sociological theories to explain a variety of... more...

  • They Leave Their Kidneys in the Fieldsby Sarah Bronwen Horton

    University of California Press 2016; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    They Leave Their Kidneys in the Fields  takes the reader on an ethnographic tour of the melon and corn harvesting fields of California?s Central Valley to understand why farmworkers suffer heatstroke and chronic illness at rates higher than workers in any other industry. Through captivating accounts of the daily lives of a core group of farmworkers... more...

  • An Anatomy of Powerby John A. Hall; Ralph Schroeder

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 46.00 US$ 37.72

    A systematic and critical assessment of the work of Michael Mann, one of the most influential sociologists of recent decades. more...

  • The Cityby Joel Kotkin

    Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 17.00

    If humankind can be said to have a single greatest creation, it would be those places that represent the most eloquent expression of our species?s ingenuity, beliefs, and ideals: the city. In this authoritative and engagingly written account, the acclaimed urbanist and bestselling author examines the evolution of urban life over the millennia and,... more...

  • All Soulsby Michael Patrick Macdonald

    Beacon Press 2010; US$ 15.95

    A breakaway bestseller since its first printing,  All Souls  takes us deep into Michael Patrick MacDonald's Southie, the proudly insular neighborhood with the highest concentration of white poverty in America. Rocked by Whitey Bulger's crime schemes and busing riots, MacDonald's Southie is populated by sharply hewn characters like his Ma, a miniskirted,... more...

  • Real World Researchby Colin Robson

    Wiley 2014; US$ 99.95 US$ 86.62

    Real world research is a common responsibility of professionals and practitioners in a wide range of both public and private settings.  These include teachers, social workers and health service professionals, managers and specialists in business, architects, designers, criminologists and accountants among many others.   Real World... more...

  • Unobtrusive Measuresby Eugene J. Webb; Donald T. Campbell; Richard D. Schwartz; Lee Sechrest

    SAGE Publications 1999; US$ 71.00 US$ 60.35

    Thirty-five years ago, the four authors of this book addressed the problems of validity in social science research. They were interested in new and unused methods for obtaining information. The original edition and an expanded version have often been cited as justification for using novel means to supplement, if not replace, conventional techniques,... more...