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Современная социология : проблемы, рамки, основания by Владимир Абушенко
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 170,320. Language: Russian. Published: July 26, 2017 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Курс лекций беларусского философа и социолога Владимира Абушенко (1957–2015) посвящен проблемам современной социологии. Опираясь на оригинальную концепцию рамочного анализа знания, автор дает новый взгляд на традиционные проблемы социального (по)знания в свете актуальных вызовов современности. Адресуется как представителям академической аудитории (исследователи, преподаватели и студенты социогума
Behind Civilisation by gavin HUANG
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,370. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book is a result of a research looking into the nature of civilisation through the approaches of using physics, biology (medical sciences, evolutionary biology...). It is an attempt to demonstrate that civilisation is a part of the evolution of the universe and the laws governing the whole universe also govern civilisation.
Class 10 Social Science Study Guide by Ajay Anand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: Hindi. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This is a study guide based on NCERT text book which are followed in Indian schools. This book is in Hindi version; keeping in mind the needs of students who are comfortable with Hindi language. Many students who study in the so called English medium school are often uncomfortable with English version of Social Sciences books. This book will prove highly beneficial for such students.
Effect of England! My Online Writings Part II by Ved from Victoria Institutions
You set the price! Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book contains many of my online writings. I started my online writings first on the forum pages of a British Website in the year 2004. Later this site took a business direction did not suit the general style and contents of my writings.
Mother At Seven by Veronika Gasparyan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Mother at Seven is the shocking, inspirational true story of a little girl’s tragic childhood, and how she endured and overcame a decade of unspeakable abuse at the hands of her cruel and sadistic family. Mother at Seven tells of those critical moments in a child’s life when the only thing standing between the life and death itself was a pure and innocent belief that better days lie ahead.
Strategies of Control by Sheldon L. Messinger
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,690. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
This groundbreaking study of transitions and control in the California prison system has been extensively read, cited and quoted in unpublished form, and is finally available worldwide. A compelling part of the canon of studies in penology, criminology, sociology and organizational theory, STRATEGIES OF CONTROL's new edition adds a 2016 foreword by Howard S. Becker and afterword by Jonathan Simon.
Cahier Edgar Morin by Edgar Morin
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 147,250. Language: French. Published: April 11, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Dirigé par François L’Yvonnet. Edgar Morin a pu passer pour une sorte d’ amateur de génie. Après une jeunesse héroïque dans la Résistance, il se fit tour à tour sociologue, anthropologue, épistémologue, cinéaste, diariste. Sans être jamais exclusivement l’ un ou l’autre. Mais avec le temps, avec le recul des années, son œuvre apparaît de plus en plus clairement dans sa rigoureuse cohérence.
One and One Make Five by Mavis Gunter
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
‘One and One Make Five’ is a collection of stories and anecdotes based on the experiences of a family living in a wattle and daub house on a small farm in the bush between the years of 1932 to 1942. It illustrates the challenges of living without water or electricity and the hardships encountered due to a ten year drought and The Depression.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa by Shi-Hui Lee & Paul Mathews
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
Lure of the Vampire: A Pop Culture Reference Book by Bertena Varney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Lure of the Vampire is a pop culture reference book that takes you on a journey through the mythology and history of the monstrous vampires – through the romantic and, at times, scary vampires in movies, television, and books. Included in this definitive guide are interviews with “real” vampires, lists, and websites for readers to continue their journey long after theyhave read the book.
The Sociology of the Professions: Lawyers, Doctors and Others by Robert Dingwall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Dingwall and Lewis's renowned compilation of theorists and empirical researchers into the sociology of the professions was groundbreaking when first published in 1983 and has influenced scholars and professionals since. The new digital edition features a substantive new Foreword by Professor Sida Liu of the University of Wisconsin. Not limited to one occupation or field, as are many such studies.
The Social Organisation of Health Visitor Training by Robert Dingwall
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Robert Dingwall's classic and original study of health visitors in the UK includes linked notes, tables from the print edition, linked index & active Contents. He studied the origins and rise of the health visitor (like physician assistants in the U.S.) from a sociological perspective, with interviews and pointed examples to show the path to professionalization of this health care service worker.
El Veredicto de la Historia by Martín Hernández
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Ediciones Marxismo Vivo. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Han transcurrido ya veinte años desde el fin de la Unión Soviética y algunos más desde que el capitalismo fue restaurado en el “bloque socialista”. La burguesía anunció la “muerte del socialismo”, la “superioridad del capitalismo”, y declaró obsoletos el marxismo y las ideas revolucionarias. El autor intenta analizar la restauración en Rusia China y Cuba desde una perspectiva marxista.
Chum for Thought: Throwing Ideas into Dangerous Waters by David Satterlee
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 53,200. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Collected essays: The new guy in a small conservative town radiates optimism as he explores values, virtues, and his faith in personal, community, and human progress. "His writing is humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once ... channeled through a facility for language and the music of words." He is variously friend, teacher, inquisitor, and voice crying out in the wilderness.
Essays in Sociological Explanation by Neil J. Smelser
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,850. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Smelser's much-referenced collection of writings on issues of sociological theory and practice--by one of the world's leading social scientists of the past half-century. This informative book is now republished in the Classics of the Social Sciences Series from Quid Pro Books. Quality ebook formatting includes active TOC, linked chapter endnotes, and legible graphs and images from the original.
Comparative Methods in the Social Sciences by Neil J. Smelser
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Classic book by Berkeley’s Smelser remains the most definitive statement of methodological issues for all comparative scholars and in political science, anthropology, sociology, economics and psychology. Such issues are timeless and therefore his lucid analysis remains timely and relevant. He posits a methodological continuity between the comparative studies of past masters and more recent work.
The Sociology of Economic Life by Neil J. Smelser
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Quality ebook reprint of a classic work in the social sciences, written by one of the leading scholars on the intersection of two important disciplines: economics and sociology. This is an unabridged republication of the Second Edition of this much-cited study. Presented with care, the ebook edition features such proper digital formatting as: active TOC, linked endnotes, and fully-linked Index.
The A.N.S.W.E.R by Lindsay Russell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The book contains a 10 point plan, or 10 proposals from The Answer Movement (TAM), including greatly strengthening the United Nations Organization (UNO), and an International Code for Uniform Culture (ICUC), which if successfully put into place, would make our world a much better place for everyone The book also contains discussion of organized religion in detail.
Wielding the Force: The Science of Social Justice by Zainab Amadahy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Warning: May cause an outbreak of social justice. New scientific information about our brains, hearts and the biology of human interaction will amaze and delight those who seek a more generous, compassionate and peaceful world. This new knowledge can inform, transform and revolutionize movement building as well as activist wellbeing.
Return to Order: From A Frenzied Economy to An Organic Christian Society--Where We've Been, How We Got Here, and Where We Need to Go by John Horvat
Price: Free! Words: 106,530. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Norman Fulkerson. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
In the ground-breaking book, Return to Order, John Horvat II explains the root cause of our shaken economic order is a moral crisis that manifests itself in the economy. Backed by nearly twenty years of research, Mr. Horvat offers an inspiring and hopeful path to reverse our crisis and offer solutions for the future.