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Social groups books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Social groups category. Presented with a red border are the Social groups books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Japanese Social Organization by Takie Sugiyama Lebra Japanese Social Organization


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

Handbook of Social Status Correlates by Ellis Handbook of Social Status Correlates

The Handbook of Social Status Correlates summarizes findings from nearly 4000 studies on traits associated with variations in socioeconomic status. Much of the information is presented in roughly 300 tables, each one providing a visual snapshot of what research has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

Social Movements and Media by Jennifer S. Earl Social Movements and Media

This volume focuses on media and social movements. Contributing authors draw on cases as diverse as the Harry Potter Alliance to youth oriented, non-profit educational organizations to systematically assess how media environments, systems, and usage affect collective action in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Race Matters, 25th Anniversary by Cornel West Race Matters, 25th Anniversary


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/12/2017

Rural Development A Geographical Perspective by Professor Henry Buller, Keith Hoggart Rural Development A Geographical Perspective
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This book, originally published in 1987, provides an integrative, analytical aproach to rural areas in advanced economies. Causation and the consequences of societal change have been emphasised, in a framework which draws out processes which oeprate at different geographical scales...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Gypsies in Contemporary Egypt On the Peripheries of Society by Alexandra Parrs Gypsies in Contemporary Egypt On the Peripheries of Society


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Worlding Brazil Intellectuals, Identity and Security by Laura Lima Worlding Brazil Intellectuals, Identity and Security

This book looks at the development of thinking about security in Brazil between 1930 and 2010. In order to do so, it develops a new framework for thinking about intellectual history in Brazil and applies it to the development of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/10/2017

Beyond Freedom Disrupting the History of Emancipation by Eric Foner, Richard S. Newman Beyond Freedom Disrupting the History of Emancipation
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This collection of eleven original essays interrogates the concept of freedom and recentres our understanding of the process of emancipation. Who defined freedom, and what did it mean to nineteenth-century African Americans, both during and after slavery? Some of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Coming Soon

The Social Construction of Diversity Recasting the Master Narrative of Industrial Nations by Christiane Harzig The Social Construction of Diversity Recasting the Master Narrative of Industrial Nations

Though the composition of the populace of industrial nations has changed dramatically since the 1950s, public discourse and scholarship, however, often remain welded to traditional concepts of national cultures. Far from being an external factor of society, this volume shows...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/01/2018

Quest For Utopia, 20th Century by Timothy Miller Quest For Utopia, 20th Century

This work chronicles intentional communities in the 20th century. The chronological account first studies the older groups that were operating until 1900, it then explores the impact of the early 19th-century art colonies, before discussing decade-by-decade the new groups formed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/02/2018

Aspects of Social Change in Modern Japan by Ronald Philip Dore Aspects of Social Change in Modern Japan

This is an examination of the consequences of Japan's rapid industrialization upon interpersonal relations. Based upon current theories of Western experiences with modernization, these studies show that the Eastern changes do not conform to Western patterns. Originally published in 1967....
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Readings for Diversity and Social Justice by Maurianne (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA) Adams Readings for Diversity and Social Justice
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For nearly 20 years, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover a wide range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, religious oppression, classism, ableism, youth...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/03/2018

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Beyond Freedom Disrupting the History of Emancipation by Eric Foner, Richard S. Newman Beyond Freedom Disrupting the History of Emancipation
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This collection of eleven original essays interrogates the concept of freedom and recentres our understanding of the process of emancipation. Who defined freedom, and what did it mean to nineteenth-century African Americans, both during and after slavery? Some of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

Soviet Society Under Perestroika by David Lane Soviet Society Under Perestroika

This is an up-to-the-minute revised edition of a text which, since its publication in 1990, has been extremely influential. The great changes of the past 18 months have entailed a comprehensive updating of the book. This edition takes account of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

The Illustrated Slave Empathy, Graphic Narrative, and the Visual Culture of the Transatlantic Abolition Movement, 1800-1852 by Martha J. Cutter The Illustrated Slave Empathy, Graphic Narrative, and the Visual Culture of the Transatlantic Abolition Movement, 1800-1852

Analyses some of the more innovative works in the archive of antislavery illustrated books published from 1800 to 1852 alongside other visual materials that depict enslavement. Martha J. Cutter argues that some illustrated narratives attempt to shift a viewing reader...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Inclusion in the American Military A Force for Diversity by Morten G. Ender Inclusion in the American Military A Force for Diversity

This book provides an updated overview of the ways that diversity has been addressed in the military over the last 200 years by taking a closer look at particular forms of diversity including race, ethnicity, religion, gender, and sexuality.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2017

Songlines and Fault Lines Epic Walks of the Red Centre by Glenn Morrison Songlines and Fault Lines Epic Walks of the Red Centre


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Genealogies of Environmentalism by Clarence Glacken Genealogies of Environmentalism

Clarence Glacken wrote one of the most important books on environmental issues published in the twentieth century. His magnum opus, Traces on the Rhodian Shore, first published in 1967, details the ways in which perceptions of the natural environment have...
Format: eBook - Released: 11/07/2017

A Curse upon the Nation Race, Freedom, and Extermination in America and the Atlantic World by Kay Wright Lewis A Curse upon the Nation Race, Freedom, and Extermination in America and the Atlantic World

For African Americans, enslaved and free, the potential for one-sided violence was always present and deeply traumatic. This groundbreaking study reevaluates how extermination shaped black understanding of the Atlantic slave trade and the political, social, and economic worlds in which...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Making Freedom The Underground Railroad and the Politics of Slavery by R. J. M. Blackett Making Freedom The Underground Railroad and the Politics of Slavery

Making Freedom: The Underground Railroad and the Politics of Slavery
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Trademark Made in America Blessed Not Cursed! by Mfrances Ross Trademark Made in America Blessed Not Cursed!


Format: Hardback - Released: 19/06/2017

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