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Authors: Blatterer, Harry
Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/345404
Description: 219 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/226865
Description: Machine generated contents note: 1.Human Rights and Statelessness Today -- 2.Human Rights in History -- 3.Agamben and the Rise of `Bare Life' -- 4.Language, the Human and Bare Life: from Ungroundednes ... More
Authors: Ebert, Norbert
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/185072
Description: Machine generated contents note: 1.Structural Individualisation -- 1.From Structural Differentiation to Hyper-differentiation? -- 2.Beyond the Uncoupling of Systems and Lifeworld? -- 3.Individualisati ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/166614
Description: Market Society: History, Theory, Practice explores the social basis of economic life, from the emergence of market society in feudal England to the complex and interwoven markets of modern capitalist ... More
Authors: Rogers, Peter
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/199076
Description: Following the terrorism events of the first few years of the 21st century, the growth of a new security infrastructure has led to significant changes to urban design and the management of urban space.
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/82501
Description: The concept of social capital has been widely embraced by academics, activists and governments. It promises a language to unite economics and sociology, and a resource that will help explain poverty, ... More
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/44643
Description: This book will make fascinating reading for all those concerned with the future of nations in which arguments for liberty appear to be losing out to the demands of security and surveillance, of cities ... More
Authors: Fine, Michael D
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/24831
Description: Care is no longer a private concern. In the era of high modernity, characterized by population aging, family fragmentation and the entry of women into the paid workforce, it has become a major public ... More
Authors: Blatterer, Harry
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/30413
Description: Adulthood is taken for granted. It connotes the end of childhood, the resolution to the "storm and stress" period of adolescence. This conception is strongly entrenched in the sociology of youth and t ... More
Authors: Dean, Mitchell
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 160800 Sociology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23754
Description: Today, many people in academia, politics and business, question the idea of being able to govern society. The nation state and sovereign government are displaced by globalization and individualization ... More
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/29513
Description: Focuses on the globalisation nexus in Singapore: the tensions between the necessity to embrace the global to ensure economic survival and the need for a committed population to support the perpetuatio ... More
Authors: Wise, Amanda
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/5648
Description: East Timor, the world's newest nation, finally gained its independence in 2002, following half a millennium of Portuguese rule and 24 years of Indonesian occupation. That occupation produced a refugee ... More
Authors: Johnson, Pauline
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/6711
Description: If we are to believe what many sociologists are telling us, the public sphere is in a near terminal state. Our ability to build solidarities with strangers and to agree on the general significance of ... More
Authors: Penglase, Joanna
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125168
Description: In Australia, around half a million children grew up in 'care' during the twentieth century. Most often, they grew up with daily brutal physical and emotional abuse in the sterile environment of an in ... More