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Social issues & processes

Paperback. Series: Practical Social Work Series. Num Pages: 144 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFF; JKS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 139 x 10. Weight in Grams: 188.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1984
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333352236
ISBN
9780333352236
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 35.11

Paperback. Looks at the impact of the transfer of mental patients from the mental hospital to the community as it affects patients and staff alike after the patients leave the hospital. The book deals with the types of care to be experienced by the patients. Series: Issues in Mental Health S. Num Pages: 196 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1DBKW; JFF; LNDA; LNT; MBPK; MMZ; MQV. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 244.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
196
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333447888
ISBN
9780333447888
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 42.11

Paperback. A critical analysis of the recent developments in child care and child protection policy and practice. The book locates them in their political context and provides a case study of the processes of change in social policy. Num Pages: 263 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFFE1; JKSB1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 139 x 215 x 24. Weight in Grams: 334.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
263
Condition
New
Edition
1991st Edition
SKU
V9780333541227
ISBN
9780333541227
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 41.67

Paperback. This volume draws on a range of disciplines to highlight the limitations of medical models in understanding global patterns of health and disease in women. It examines the impact of sexuality, fertility control, reproduction, domestic labour and waged work on women's well-being. Num Pages: 292 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFF; JFSJ; JHM; JKS; VFDW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UF) Further/Higher Education; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 372.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
292
Condition
New
Edition
1995th Edition
SKU
V9780333542057
ISBN
9780333542057
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 39.69

Paperback. Assesses whether quasi-markets can deliver more efficient and equitable public services, and whether they represent a permanent break with the state's traditional role of welfare provider. Other titles by Julian Le Grand include "The Economics of Social Problems" and "Equity and Choice". Editor(s): Le Grand, Julian; Bartlett, Will. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFF; JKS; KFFD; KJM; KNV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 139 x 14. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
1993rd Edition
SKU
V9780333565193
ISBN
9780333565193
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 58.09

Paperback. This work provides an introduction to the topic of health and illness, with relevant activities and exercises to aid the students' learning. The activities aim to develop study skills such as essay writing, note-taking and responding to data/stimulus questions. Series: Skills-Based Sociology. Num Pages: 372 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 4KL; 4KVN; JFF; JHM. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 244 x 189 x 21. Weight in Grams: 712.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
372
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333662496
ISBN
9780333662496
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 41.11

Paperback. Jean Rhys's writings are examined through the frames of feminist criticism and literary theory, providing close readings of the texts and their language. The book explores the various forms of feminine dissent at work in Jean Rhys's fiction. Series: Women writers. Num Pages: 200 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 2ABM; 4KL; DSA; DSBH; DSK; JFFK. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 186 x 123 x 12. Weight in Grams: 192.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333683941
ISBN
9780333683941
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 34.76

Hardcover. This text seeks to counter the somewhat unsubstantiated speculation about the impact of globalization upon welfare states. Combining both theoretical and empirical analysis it asks "What is globalization, and how has it been implicated in recent changes to European welfare states?" Editor(s): Sykes, Robert; Palier, Bruno; Prior, Pauline M. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1D; JFFS; JKSB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 435.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333790182
ISBN
9780333790182
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 121.68

Hardcover. An undergraduate-level study of theoretical and policy dilemmas in the construction of women's citizenship. Develops a woman-friendly theory and praxis of citizenship which embraces both rights and political participation, challenges conventional dichotomies and takes account of the differences between women. Num Pages: 336 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFK; JKSN; JPVH1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 622.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333948194
ISBN
9780333948194
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 121.68

Paperback. Editor(s): Burr, Jennifer; Nicolson, Paula. Num Pages: 248 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFT; JHBC; JKS; MBN; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Macmillan
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403905130
ISBN
9781403905130
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 40.11

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFG; JH; MB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 508.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
1st
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403936363
ISBN
9781403936363
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 123.02

Paperback. An original and unique analysis of feminist activism under oppressive rule. Editor(s): Nazneen, Sohela; Sultan, Maheen. Series: Feminism and Development. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: GTF; JFFK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 167 x 16. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780329673
ISBN
9781780329673
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 27.28

Paperback. Writing about children on the school playgrounds of working-class Belfast, Northern Ireland, Donna M. Lanclos uses their own words to show how they shape their social identities. She explores their ideas about gender, family, adult-child interactions, and Protestant/Catholic tensions. Editor(s): Bluebond-Langner, Myra. Series: Rutgers Series in Childhood Studies. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKN; HRAM9; JFFE; JFSP1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 159 x 17. Weight in Grams: 345.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Rutgers University Press
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
9780813533223
ISBN
9780813533223
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 30.30

Paperback. An integrated account of the state in the contemporary world, this text provides an accessible but informed introduction for students. It covers the rise of the state and argues that its power and influence are in decline in the face of globalization and new forms of governance in the 21st century. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFS; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 371.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Edition
2003rd Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333969120
ISBN
9780333969120
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 40.11

Paperback. As migration increases, it is essential for healthcare professionals to consider the differing needs of migrants in order to competently provide them with quality care. This book explores the limited existing information around migrants' healthcare experiences, and offers practical guidance, together with clinical examples, to aid better practice. Num Pages: 280 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFN; MBN; MBP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 158 x 234 x 17. Weight in Grams: 442.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137378507
ISBN
9781137378507
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 34.03

Hardcover. Showing the cultural and institutional processes that have brought the notion of the 'consumer' to life, this book guides the reader on a comprehensive journey through the history of how we have come to understand ourselves as consumers in a consumer society and reveals the profound ambiguities and ambivalences inherent within. Num Pages: 248 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFC; JFFT. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 170 x 19. Weight in Grams: 363.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9781412911801
ISBN
9781412911801
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 136.01

Hardcover. The Book of Kindness aims to motivate and inspire by showing readers what a difference even a small act of kindness can make. Num Pages: 224 pages, 100 col illus. BIC Classification: JFFP; V. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 134. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Harper Thorsons
Condition
New
SKU
KSS0011254
ISBN
9780008252847
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.95

Paperback. Kool draws on recent research to illustrate that whilst the control of violence is a reaction to aggression, nonviolence is, by contrast, an active behaviour. The book explores a wide survey of theories and examples, spanning ideas in cognition, motivation and behaviour that will provide students with an engaging entry point to the subject. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFE; JMS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 157 x 234 x 14. Weight in Grams: 394.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
1st
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230545540
ISBN
9780230545540
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 39.69

Paperback. Examines the limits of female freedom and explodes our deeply ingrained beliefs about femininity. Liberation, the author argues, entails challenging traditional perceptions of the social relationship between the sexes and, crucially, in achieving economic independence. Num Pages: 864 pages. BIC Classification: JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 59. Weight in Grams: 632.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099595731
ISBN
9780099595731
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.13

Mass Market Paperback. Virginia Woolf's blazing polemic on female creativity, the role of writers and the silent fate of Shakespeare's imaginary sister remains a powerful reminder of a woman's need for financial independence and intellectual freedom. Series: Penguin Great Ideas. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1DB; JFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 161 x 9. Weight in Grams: 92.
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
9780141018980
ISBN
9780141018980
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.95