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Sociology of Mental Health: Selected Topics from Forty Years 1970s-2010s

Sociology of Mental Health

Selected Topics from Forty Years 1970s-2010s

Springer International Publishing (2014)
US$51.84

This volume provides an overview of mental health research conducted by sociologists. It discusses...

Female-to-Male (FtM) Transgender People’s Experiences in Australia: A National Study
Springer International Publishing (2015)
US$51.84

This Briefs is the first national study on female-to-male (FtM) transgender people’s experiences in...

Marconi's Wireless and the Rhetoric of a New Technology
Springer Netherlands (2012)
US$47.42

By examining a selection of the discourse surrounding Marconi's invention of the wireless, which...

The Web of Violence: Exploring Connections Among Different Forms of Interpersonal Violence and Abuse

The Web of Violence

Exploring Connections Among Different Forms of Interpersonal Violence and Abuse

Springer Netherlands (2012)
US$51.84

Written by members of the National Partnership to End Interpersonal Violence (NPEIV), this book aims...

Women in Kolkata’s IT Sector: Satisficing Between Work and Household

Women in Kolkata’s IT Sector

Satisficing Between Work and Household

Springer India (2013)
US$47.42

Affording new insights into the vibrant IT sector in Kolkata, India, this analysis of a survey of...

Impact of Organized Crime on Murder of Law Enforcement Personnel at the U.S.-Mexican Border
Springer Netherlands (2014)
US$47.42

This brief fills a gap in the studies of organized crime in Mexico (Kan 2012, Ríos 2011, Dell 2011)...

Moral Systems and the Evolution of Human Rights
Springer Netherlands (2014)
US$51.84

This volume offers a comprehensible account of the development and evolution of moral systems.  It...

Out of Time: The Consequences of Non-standard Employment Schedules for Family Cohesion

Out of Time

The Consequences of Non-standard Employment Schedules for Family Cohesion

Springer Netherlands (2015)
US$51.84

This pioneering work aims at understanding the impact of non-standard (evening, night, weekend)...

Postcolonial Reconstruction: A Sociological Reading of Octavio Paz
Springer International Publishing (2016)
US$51.84

This book presents a close reading of the work of the Mexican writer and Nobel Prize Laureate,...

Understanding the Course of Social Reality: The Necessity of Institutional and Ethical Transformations of Utopian Flavour

Understanding the Course of Social Reality

The Necessity of Institutional and Ethical Transformations of Utopian Flavour

Springer International Publishing (2016)
US$51.84

This book offers a comparison between our earthly society and the society of a hypothetical twin...