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Economy and society
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Economy and Society: The Final Version represents the codification of Weber's thinking on the fundamental topics of social science: sociology as an ...
Hillbilly elegy
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A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWaterstones nonfiction Book of the Month (June)A Time Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2016SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTUR...

End game
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overconsumption / population growth / dwindling resources / climate change / disease / contamination / storms / thirst / war … will the struggle to ...
No refuge for women
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An expos? of the hidden suffering that over half of Syria's refugees endure and the conflicts they continue to flee.No refuge: this is the harsh reali...

The political writings of Alexander Hamilton
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Few of America's founders influenced its political system more than Alexander Hamilton. He played a leading role in writing and ratifying the Constitu...
The essential Hirschman
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Some of the finest essays in the social sciences, written by one of the twentieth century's most influential and provocative thinkers ​​​The Ess...

The fire this time
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Edited by two-time National Book Award winner and Women's Prize shortlisted-author Jesmyn Ward, a timely and groundbrea...
Hillbilly elegy
Our Price: £14.99
A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWaterstones nonfiction Book of the Month (June)A Time Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2016SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTUR...

The foundations of social research
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Choosing a research method can be bewildering. How can you be sure which methodology is appropriate, or whether your chosen combination of methods is ...
Tao Te Ching (Dao De Jing)
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No understanding of Chinese civilization is possible without a grasp of Taoism, the philosophy that has shaped not just Chinese spirituality but also ...

Conservative but not Republican
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Conservative but Not Republican provides a clear and comprehensive framework for understanding the formation and structure of ideological self-identif...
Spending to win
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Governments in some democracies target economic policies, like industrial subsidies, to small groups at the expense of many. Why do some governments r...

Salafism in Lebanon
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The past two decades have seen an increasing association between Lebanese Salafism and violence, with less attention being paid to Salafis who focus o...
Allies or adversaries
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Governments throughout the developing world have witnessed a proliferation of non-governmental, non-profit organizations (NGOs) providing services lik...

Racism
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There is often a demand for a short, sharp definition of racism, for example as captured in the popular formula Power + Prejudice= Racism. But in real...
The glass half-empty
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Despite the doom and gloom of financial crises, global terrorism, climate collapse, and the rise of the far-right, a number of leading intellectuals (...

Social research methods
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This best-selling introduction to research methods provides students and researchers with unrivalled coverage of both quantitative and qualitative met...
Tricks of the trade
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Drawing on more than four decades of experience as a researcher and teacher, Howard Becker now brings to students and researchers the many valuable te...

Understanding security
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This broad-ranging new text introduces a wide range of theoretical perspectives with a central focus on their application to understanding key issues ...
Ethics in the conflicts of modernity
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Alasdair MacIntyre explores some central philosophical, political and moral claims of modernity and argues that a proper understanding of human goods ...