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  • Power and the Socialby Dr Sallie Westwood; Sallie Westwood

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 59.95

    Looking at the different ways power has been theorised from Hobbes to Giddens, this book analyzes the ways in which the theories have been applied. By bringing together theory and substantive analysis, this invaluable introductory text provides a clear and imaginative account of power and power relations. Processes and structures of power are analyzed... more...

  • Enlightenment's Wakeby John Gray

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 52.95

    Now in paperback, Enlightenment's Wake stakes out the elements of John Gray's new position. He argues that all schools of contemporary political thought are variations on the Enlightenment Project - the Westernizing project of a universal civilization - and that this Enlightenment Project has proved self-undermining and is now exhausted. Fresh thought... more...

  • Peer Relationships in Cultural Contextby Xinyin Chen; Doran C. French; Barry H. Schneider

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 116.00

    This book is devoted specifically to culture and children's peer relationships. more...

  • Challenging Diversityby Davina Cooper

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 41.00

    This book addresses prominent questions currently facing political and social theory, particularly in relation to debates about difference and diversity. more...

  • Public Opinion and Polling around the Worldby John G. Geer

    ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 185.00

    Covering the intricate facets of America's most important democratic tradition, this book serves as an important resource to understand how citizens' views are translated into governmental action. more...

  • The Quest for a General Theory of Leadershipby G. R. Goethals; G.L.J. Sorenson

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    Presents the story of an intellectual venture taken by top scholars to develop a general theory of leadership. This book describes the progress made in the venture and provides the conclusions and questions that arose from it. It is of interest to leaders, students and scholars of leadership. more...

  • Queering Freedomby Shannon Winnubst

    Indiana University Press 2006; US$ 17.55

    "Radically reorienting, challenging, provocative, this book moves progressive philosophy, feminist and queer theory, critical discussions of race and racism forward. Prophetically, it calls for an interrogation of all our oppositional theory and politics, offering new and alternative visions." -- bell ... more...

  • Social Constructionist Identity Politics and Literary Studiesby Suman Gupta

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 123.00

    This study presents a critique of social constructionist identity politics, which is distinguished from specific identity-based political positions, from within and with social constructionist commitments. Gupta examines the institutionalization of social constructionist identity politics in literary studies, considering the notions of canonicity. more...

  • Cultural Change and Ordinary Lifeby Brian Longhurst

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 44.00

    How important are the media? How is culture changing? How is ordinary life being transformed? How do we belong? This book offers a fresh approach to the understanding of everyday life, the media and cultural change. It explores the social pattern of ordinary life in the context of theories and accounts of social and cultural change. more...

  • Dissent and the Failure of Leadershipby S.P. Banks

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Explores the connections between leadership and dissent. This book presents studies offering analysis and correctives based on understandings of the dissent-leadership relationship. It examines how dissent is implicated in problems plaguing theory development in leadership studies. It is intended for students and teachers of leadership studies. more...