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  • An Applied Visual Sociologyby Stephen Parkin

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    Exploring the value of photography and video as legitimate forms of social enquiry, An Applied Visual Sociology: Picturing Harm Reduction constitutes a guidebook for conducting applied visual sociology within health related or social science research projects, providing a full account of the visual research journey and presenting a tested template... more...

  • Proceedings of the International Conference on Managing the Asian Centuryby Purnendu Mandal

    Springer 2014; US$ 259.00

    This volume presents the refereed papers given at the International Conference on Managing the Asian Century, held in Singapore in July 2013. The proceedings of this conference include original papers contributed by researchers from many countries on different continents. The papers cover multi-disciplinary areas such as management, the social sciences,... more...

  • Women in Kolkata’s IT Sectorby Zakir Husain; Mousumi Dutta

    Springer 2013; US$ 54.99

    Based on a survey of women workers in Kolkata?s IT sector, this book argues that growth of the IT sector has created a demand for skilled professionals. This has provided scope for highly educated urban women to create a space of self-expression and enjoy enhanced status and prestige within their families. These women workers carefully plan their career... more...

  • Psycho-social Career Meta-capacitiesby Melinde Coetzee

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book introduces a coherent perspective on the self-regulatory career meta-capacities that individuals, as career agents, need to successfully manage their career development in a boundaryless occupational world. Enriched by empirical data and case studies by subject specialists in the fields, it serves as a cutting-edge benchmark for specialists,... more...

  • Dynamics of Learning in Neanderthals and Modern Humans Volume 1by Takeru Akazawa; Yoshihiro1 Nishiaki; Kenichi Aoki

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This volume presents the first of two proceedings from the International Conference on the Replacement of Neanderthals by Modern Humans, which took place in Tokyo in November 2012. Focussing on a highly innovative working hypothesis called the ?learning hypothesis?, which attempts to explain the replacement as a result of differences in the learning... more...

  • Beyond Empiricismby Andrew Tudor

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    This volume explores some features of modern philosophy of science from the point of view of their utility for sociology?s self-understanding. The author proposes a schematic outline of the structure of inquiry, paying detailed attention to questions about the nature of theory, explanation and demonstration.   more...

  • Sociological Worldsby Stephen K. Sanderson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 170.00

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Psychology and Economics of Happinessby Lok Sang Ho

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    In this volume, Lok Sang Ho suggests that the lack of progress in happiness among developed countries despite significant economic growth is due to a deficit of "mental goods", rather than a lack of material goods. Drawing on empirical research, the book explores how to invest, work, and consume from a whole life perspective, arguing that every action... more...

  • Radical Interactionism on the Riseby Lonnie Athens; Norman K. Denzin

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 124.95

    This issue of the Blue Ribbon Papers is must reading for anyone wishing to remain up- to- date on the latest breaking developments in interactionism which could potentially change forever both the history of this venerated American school of thought and, in turn, American sociological theory. more...

  • Governance and Performance of Water Utility Firmsby Stefano Pozzoli; Loris Landriani; Luigi Lepore; Rossella Romano

    Springer 2013; US$ 54.99

    In Italy, the debate about the reform process, that has involved the water sector for several years, cannot be considered concluded. It seems exclusively ideological and often it does not consider the business administration perspective, which certainly could make a contribution to the solution of different problems. Politicians and researchers, for... more...