A Sociology of Globalization

Saskia Sassen, "A Sociology of Globalization (Contemporary Societies Series)"

Saskia Sassen, "A Sociology of Globalization (Contemporary Societies Series)"
Publisher: Norton & Company | ISBN: 0393927261 | edition 2007 | PDF | 316 pages | 22,78 mb

Sassen identifies two sets of processes that make up globalization: the first and more commonly studied set of processes is global institutions, from the World Trade Organization to the War Crime Tribunals; the second and less frequently explored set of processes occur at the national and local level, including state monetary policy, small-scale activism that has an explicit or implicit global agenda, and local politics.

A Sociology of Spirituality  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 28, 2016
A Sociology of Spirituality

A Sociology of Spirituality (Theology and Religion in Interdisciplinary Perspective Series in Association with the BSA Sociology of Religion Study Group) by Peter C. Jupp
English | Aug. 28, 2007 | ISBN: 0754654583 | 286 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The emergence of spirituality in contemporary culture in holistic forms suggests that organised religions have failed. This thesis is explored and disputed in this book in ways that mark important critical divisions. This is the first collection of essays to assess the significance of spirituality in the sociology of religion.

Conservatives Versus Wildcats: A Sociology of Financial Conflict  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 29, 2016
Conservatives Versus Wildcats: A Sociology of Financial Conflict

Conservatives Versus Wildcats: A Sociology of Financial Conflict by Simone Polillo
2013 | ISBN: 0804785090 | English | 312 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Towards a Sociology of Cancer Caregiving: Time to Feel  

Posted by interes at Dec. 20, 2015
Towards a Sociology of Cancer Caregiving: Time to Feel

Towards a Sociology of Cancer Caregiving: Time to Feel by Rebecca E. Olson
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1472446593 | 149 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB
Culture in Mind: Toward a Sociology of Culture and Cognition by Karen A. Cerulo

Culture in Mind: Toward a Sociology of Culture and Cognition by Karen A. Cerulo
English | 6 Dec. 2001 | ISBN: 041592944X | 318 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

What is thought and how does one come to study and understand it? How does the mind work? Does cognitive science explain all the mysteries of the brain?

A Sociology of Crime  

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 28, 2015
A Sociology of Crime

A Sociology of Crime by Peter Eglin
English | Aug. 20, 1992 | ISBN: 0415073693, 0415073707 | 311 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

The authors take three particular sociological perspectives, and use them to offer a distinct and critical reading of criminology, highlighting the ways that crime is, first and foremost, a matter of social definition. They provide a good introductory text which will be of great value to students.

A Sociology of the Absurd (2nd edition)  

Posted by insetes at Aug. 26, 2015
A Sociology of the Absurd (2nd edition)

A Sociology of the Absurd (2nd edition) By Rom Harre, Stanford M. Lyman, Marvin B. Scott
1989 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 0930390857 , 0930390865 | PDF | 4 MB

Marx and Mead: Contributions to a Sociology of Knowledge  

Posted by happy4all at June 23, 2015
Marx and Mead: Contributions to a Sociology of Knowledge

Marx and Mead: Contributions to a Sociology of Knowledge By Tom W. Goff
2014 | 170 Pages | ISBN: 1138786179 | PDF | 9 MB
Applied Studies Towards a Sociology of Language: Class, Codes and Control

Basil Bernstein, "Applied Studies Towards a Sociology of Language: Class, Codes and Control"
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0415302889 | PDF | pages: 351 | 1,9 mb

Good Humor, Bad Taste: A Sociology of the Joke  

Posted by arundhati at June 6, 2015
Good Humor, Bad Taste: A Sociology of the Joke

Giselinde Kuipers, "Good Humor, Bad Taste: A Sociology of the Joke"
2015 | ISBN-10: 1614517207 | 282 pages | EPUB | 1 MB