5739 books (287 pages) in this category

Advocacy for Social Change

Coalitions and the Organizations That Lead Them

by Herbert J. Rubin

<p>This book portrays how small, geographically dispersed, and progressive social change and social service organizations working within a coalition can influence national-level social policies. Based on extensive empirical research on two ...

ISBN: 9781351348478

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$60.80

$54.77
Get eBook

Advocacy Organizations and Collective Action

by Aseem Prakash & Mary Kay Gugerty

<p>Advocacy organizations are viewed as actors motivated primarily by principled beliefs. This volume outlines a new agenda for the study of advocacy organizations, proposing a model of NGOs as collective actors that seek to fulfil normative ...

ISBN: 9780511851902

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$40.70

$34.64
Get eBook

Aesthetics, Politics, Pedagogy and Tagore

A Transcultural Philosophy of Education

by Ranjan Ghosh

<p>This book provides a radical rethinking of the prominent Indian thinker Rabindranath Tagore, exploring how his philosophy of education relates to the ideas of Western theorists such as Kant, Plato and Aristotle. Tagore's thoughts on pedagogy,

ISBN: 9781137480262

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$139.00

$125.17
Get eBook

AFA4 Defending Australia

Australian Foreign Affairs; Issue 4

by Jonathan Pearlman

<p><strong>“Whether we like it or not, the challenge of defending Australia will become much harder in the twenty-first century. We are no longer a strategic backwater.” MICHAEL WESLEY</strong></p> <p>The fourth issue of Australian Foreign ...

ISBN: 9781743820667

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$9.99
Get eBook

Affect in Relation

Families, Places, Technologies

by Birgitt Röttger-Rössler & Jan Slaby

<p>Decades of research on affect and emotion have brought out the paramount importance of affective processes for human lives.</p> <p><em>Affect in Relation</em> brings together perspectives from social science and cultural studies to analyze ...

ISBN: 9781351672429

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$68.65

$61.81
Get eBook

Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships

by Tuula Juvonen & Marjo Kolehmainen

<p>Raising to the challenge of how to grasp such forms of inequalities that are mediated affectively, <em>Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships</em> focuses on subtle inequalities that are shaped in everyday affective encounters. It ...

ISBN: 9781351606691

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$78.46

$70.61
Get eBook

Affective Societies

Key Concepts

by Jan Slaby & Christian von Scheve

<p>Affect and emotion have come to dominate discourse on social and political life in the mobile and networked societies of the early 21st century.</p> <p>This volume introduces a unique collection of essential concepts for theorizing and ...

ISBN: 9781351039246

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$68.65

$61.81
Get eBook

Affectivity and the Social Bond

Transcendence, Economy and Violence in French Social Theory

by Tiina Arppe

<p>Affectivity and the Social Bond offers a fresh and original perspective on the relationship between affectivity and transcendence in nineteenth and twentieth century French social theory. Engaging in a conceptual analysis of the works of ...

ISBN: 9781317184652

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$82.38

$74.24
Get eBook

Affinities

Potent Connections in Personal Life

by Jennifer Mason

<p>How is it possible to feel an affinity with a place? What is happening when someone feels almost literally transported to another time by a smell or a texture or a song? Why do striking family resemblances sometimes feel uncanny? In each of ...

ISBN: 9781509524303

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$30.99
Get eBook

Affluence, Austerity and Electoral Change in Britain

by Paul Whiteley, Harold D. Clarke, David Sanders & others

<p>Affluence, Austerity and Electoral Change in Britain investigates the political economy of party support for British political parties since Tony Blair led New Labour to power in 1997. Using valence politics models of electoral choice and ...

ISBN: 9781107424135

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$24.20

$20.56
Get eBook

Affluenza

When too much is never enough

by Clive Hamilton

The Western world is in the grip of a consumerism that is unique in human history. We overwork, we spend huge amounts on things we never use, then we chuck them out. The author of the bestselling <i>Growth Fetish</i> pries into our wardrobes, ...

ISBN: 9781741146714

Binding: Paperback

$24.95

Africa's Development in Historical Perspective

by Emmanuel Akyeampong, Robert H. Bates, Nathan Nunn & others

<p>This edited volume addresses the root causes of Africa's persistent poverty through an investigation of its longue durée history. It interrogates the African past through disease and demography, institutions and governance, African economies ...

ISBN: 9781139985758

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$48.40

$41.13
Get eBook

African American Consciousness

Past and Present

by Jr. Conyers

<p><em>African American Consciousness</em> focuses on ideas of culture, race, and class within the interdisciplinary matrix of Africana Studies. Even more important, it uses a methodology that emphasizes interpretation and the necessity of ...

ISBN: 9781351533676

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$76.80

$69.18
Get eBook

African American Women's Life Issues Today: Vital Health and Social Matters

Vital Health and Social Matters

by Catherine Fisher Collins

<p>After decades of research devoted to women's health, a federal agency focused on women's health, and millions of dollars allocated to address women's health disparities, African American women are still the sickest American citizens. This ...

ISBN: 9781440802980

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$54.96

$49.49
Get eBook

African Americans in Conservative Movements

The Inescapability of Race

by Louis G. Prisock

<p>Providing an expansive view of the making and meaning of African American conservatism, this volume examines the phenomenon in four spheres: the political realm, the academic world, the black church, and grass-roots activism movements. In his

ISBN: 9783319893518

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$219.00

$197.11
Get eBook

African Canadian Leadership

Continuity, Transition, and Transformation

by Tamari Kitossa, Erica S. Lawson & Philip S.S. Howard

<p>Challenging the myth of African Canadian leadership &quot;in crisis,&quot; this book opens a broad vista of inquiry into the many and dynamic ways leadership practices occur in Black Canadian communities. Exploring topics including Black ...

ISBN: 9781487531416

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$61.93

$49.60
Get eBook

African Democratic Citizenship Education Revisited

by Yusef Waghid & Nuraan Davids

<p>This edited collection explores how democratic citizenship education manifests across the African continent. A recognition of rights and responsibilities coupled with an emphasis on deliberative engagement among citizens, while not uniquely ...

ISBN: 9783319678610

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$189.00

$170.16
Get eBook

African Diaspora in Brazil

History, Culture and Politics

by Fassil Demissie

<p>The term 'Black Atlantic' was coined to describe the social, cultural and political space that emerged out of the experience of slavery, exile, oppression, exploitation and resistance. This volume seeks to recast a new map of the 'Black ...

ISBN: 9781134918843

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$70.74

$63.68
Get eBook

African Political Systems

by Meyer Fortes

<p>This book is both an experiment in collaborative research and an attempt to bring into focus one of the major problems of African sociology. Many dogmatic opinions are held on the subject of African political organization and are even made ...

ISBN: 9780259635727

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$12.75
Get eBook

African-American Social and Political Thought

1850-1920

by Howard Brotz & B.William Austin

<p>In bringing together the most characteristic and serious writings by black scholars, authors, journalists, and educators from the years that preceded the modem civil rights movement, 'African-American Social and Political Thought' provides a ...

ISBN: 9781351533553

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$82.87

$74.57
Get eBook