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Modernization, Cultural Change, and Democracy: The Human Development Sequence
Cambridge University Press (2005)
US$34.00

This book presents a revised version of modernisation theory.

The Grammar of Society: The Nature and Dynamics of Social Norms

The Grammar of Society

The Nature and Dynamics of Social Norms

Cambridge University Press (2005)
US$24.00

In The Grammar of Society, first published in 2006, Cristina Bicchieri examines social norms,...

The Quest for Cosmic Justice
Free Press (2001)
US$12.99

This book is about the great moral issues underlying many of the headline-making political...

Social Justice: Theories, Issues, and Movements

Social Justice

Theories, Issues, and Movements

Rutgers University Press (2007)
US$34.95

An eye for an eye, the balance of scales--for centuries, these and other traditional concepts...

The Culture of Morality: Social Development, Context, and Conflict

The Culture of Morality

Social Development, Context, and Conflict

Cambridge University Press (2002)
US$30.00

A thought-provoking explanation of how social and moral development inform our understandings of...

Why Things Matter to People: Social Science, Values and Ethical Life

Why Things Matter to People

Social Science, Values and Ethical Life

Cambridge University Press (2011)
US$24.00

Andrew Sayer suggests how social science can better understand people's concerns and values,...

Social Control: An Introduction

Social Control (2nd ed.)

An Introduction

Wiley (2013)
US$25.20

What is social control? How do social controls become part of everyday life? What role does the...

The Transparency Society
Stanford University Press (2015)
US$8.99

In this manifesto, German-Korean philosopher Byung-Chul Han denounces transparency as a false ideal,...

Social justice and public policy: Seeking fairness in diverse societies

Social justice and public policy

Seeking fairness in diverse societies

Policy Press (2008)
US$110.00

This important book explores the meaning of social justice and examines how it translates into the...

The Capability Approach: Concepts, Measures and Applications

The Capability Approach

Concepts, Measures and Applications

Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$58.00

An analysis of Amartya Sen's capability approach in the context of poverty and justice.