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Social issues & processes

Paperback. Saturday, 23rd November 2013. It was just another day in America. And as befits an unremarkable day, ten children and teens were killed by gunfire. Far from being considered newsworthy, these everyday fatalities are simply a banal fact. The youngest was nine; the oldest nineteen. None made the news. There was no outrage at their passing. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFE; JKVJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 1 x 1 x 1. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Guardian Faber Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
9781783351022
ISBN
9781783351022
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.39

Paperback. Series: Practical Social Work Series. Num Pages: 176 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFH1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 0. Weight in Grams: 252.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
Edition
1983rd Edition
SKU
V9780333327050
ISBN
9780333327050
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.11

Paperback. Offers the first introduction and practical guide to increasing people's say and involvement in their lives, neighbourhood and services. It draws on a major study of initiatives to involve and empower people. It explores a wide range of schemes across a variety of policies and services. Series: Practical Social Work Series. Num Pages: 258 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DD; 1KBB; JFF; JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UF) Further/Higher Education; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 139 x 15. Weight in Grams: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
258
Condition
New
Edition
1993rd Edition
SKU
V9780333483015
ISBN
9780333483015
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.11

Paperback. This text provides a critique of contemporary child protection research, policy and practice. In particular, it challenges attempts to reorder priorities and reconstruct the balance between family support and child protection. Num Pages: 288 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFE1; JKSB1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 375.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
Edition
1997th Edition
SKU
V9780333629475
ISBN
9780333629475
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 41.94

Hardcover. This text links political theory with analysis of the emerging practical consequences for citizenship of migration and minority formation. It uses international examples drawn from original research to address these issues from a multidisciplinary perspective. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFN; JFFS; JPVH1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 346.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
Edition
2000th Edition
SKU
V9780333643099
ISBN
9780333643099
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 122.52

Paperback. The Dreyfus Affair transformed French politics, marking the transition from traditional to racial anti-semitism and engaging academics, writers and artists as self-conscious "intellectuals" in French politics. This work explores the trial of Captain Alfred Dreyfus and its consequences. Series: European History in Perspective. Num Pages: 184 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HBJD; HBLL; JFFJ; JFSL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 143 x 11. Weight in Grams: 232.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
184
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333682678
ISBN
9780333682678
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 35.11

Paperback. Delivering fresh thought, this book uses relationships to explore the human condition; arguing that we are relational beings who affect and are affected by everything that happens around us. Challenging an individualist perspective of human beings, it views relationship and interdependence as being at the core of human life. Num Pages: 204 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFP; JHB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 316.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137329721
ISBN
9781137329721
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.11

Hardcover. A stimulating, theoretically driven examination of the relationship between human rights and the globalizing process. In scrutinising the impacts of different aspects of globalization on the language and structure of human rights, the book gives readers a deeper, more nuanced understanding of the issues and questions key to the topic. Series: Sociology for Globalizing Societies. Num Pages: 192 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFS; JHB; JPVH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 165 x 241 x 15. Weight in Grams: 428.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
Edition
1st ed. 2015
SKU
V9781137335999
ISBN
9781137335999
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 112.57

Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFE1; JKSB1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 616.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Palgrave USA United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
Edition
2005th Edition
SKU
V9781403948250
ISBN
9781403948250
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 122.52

Paperback. Deals with the underworld of society. In this book, the author documents a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses of last resort, working as a dishwasher in Paris' vile 'Hotel X', surviving on scraps and cigarette butts, living alongside tramps, a star-gazing pavement artist and more. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; BGL; DNF; HBTB; JFFB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 16. Weight in Grams: 194.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780141184388
ISBN
9780141184388
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.72

Paperback. Miller believes that violence and crime in society have their roots in conventional child rearing and in education which can create a childhood prison. Miller describes how her discoveries can create freedom from this prison. This edition has been revised since her renunciation of psychoanalysis. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: JFFE1; JMC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 125 x 12. Weight in Grams: 138.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Virago
Condition
New
Edition
Revised
SKU
9781860491016
ISBN
9781860491016
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.73

Paperback. An investigation of complexities that arise as ethnographers work with refugees. It explores issues surrounding power and disempowerment between researcher and subject; the protection of research informants; and the rights/actions of refugees in representing themselves and their cultures. Editor(s): Krulfeld, Ruth M.; MacDonald, Jeffery L. Num Pages: 212 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFFD; JHM; JPVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 143 x 18. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
212
Condition
New
SKU
V9780847688982
ISBN
9780847688982
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 45.99
€ 40.21

Hardcover. From 1960s student movements to today's global jihad, this text explores key factors shaping violence and terrorism today. It examines the globalization of violence, the search for the extreme and the new centrality of media. Assessing recent theoretical debates it argues for a renewed social science. It is a must-read for students and citizens. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFE; JPWL. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 464.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230224735
ISBN
9780230224735
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 113.02

Paperback. This text looks at how we capsized racial progress in the quest for self-esteem. It uncovers the hidden trajectory and terms of our thinking about race relations since the 1960s. Num Pages: 288 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFJ; JFSL; JPVH1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 139 x 17. Weight in Grams: 328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742527591
ISBN
9780742527591
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.75

Paperback. This text provides an analysis of the development and consequences of disability policies, contrasting policies grounded in medical definitions of disability with a "social model" of disability supported by disability rights campaigners in their pursuit of anti-discrimination legislation. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFFG; JPQB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
1999th Edition
SKU
V9780333724279
ISBN
9780333724279
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 42.11

Paperback. Combining coverage of theoretical perspectives with discussion of institutional change, this book provides an examination of the policy process and social policy, from agenda setting to implementation and evaluation. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFF; JKS; JPQB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 14. Weight in Grams: 366.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333753415
ISBN
9780333753415
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 42.11

Paperback. At the age of eight, Diane Lazarus first experienced the power of her gift by seeing, hearing and speaking to spirits. This book recounts how she first discovered her gift and how she came to develop it despite the disapproval and disbelief of many of those around her. It also explains how Daine used the gift to help other people. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; JFFE1; VXP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 178 x 110 x 19. Weight in Grams: 168. Good clean copy showing some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps on cover with slight foxing to page edges but remains a good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Arrow
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0015219
ISBN
9780099509622
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 7.25

Paperback. This volume collates many of the major essays of feminist theory of the past 40 years. The essays included here are those which have made key contributions to feminist theory during this period and which have generated extensive debate. Editor(s): Nicholson, Linda J. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJP; DNF; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 250 x 143 x 24. Weight in Grams: 762.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415917612
ISBN
9780415917612
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 61.13

Paperback. This academic research volume explores non-accidental head injury in babies and young children, covering medical, social, and legal aspects of this phenomenon, as well as the responsibilities of professionals, child protection agencies and the media in this area. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFE1; MBQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843103608
ISBN
9781843103608
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 33.88

Paperback. Part of a series, this concise text focuses on key issues affecting indigenous and ethnic groups worldwide. Building on introductory material, it then explores a particular issue and its impact on a culture. It aims to help readers identify with others of a different ethnic background. Series: Cultural survival studies in ethnicity & change. Num Pages: 168 pages, maps. BIC Classification: JFC; JFF; JFSL1; JHM. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 230. Fine copy showing minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Pearson
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0016389
ISBN
9780205198160
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 13.80