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  1. Sport, Leisure and Social Relations (RLE Sports Studies)

    Edited by John Horne, David Jary, Alan Tomlinson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Sports Studies

    When this book was first published the study of sport had been largely neglected by sociologists. The contributions to this volume bring the sports field, the leisure centre and everyday leisure activities to a more central position within the sociological enterprise. Whether amateur or...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Giddens' Theory of Structuration (Routledge Revivals)

    A critical appreciation

    Edited by Christopher Bryant, David Jary

    Anthony Giddens is one of the most respected and influential social theorists at work today. This wide-ranging and stimulating volume, first published in 1991, provides an authoratative and penetrating critical assessment of social theory. It will be of use to all students of sociology and social...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Improving What is Learned at University

    An Exploration of the Social and Organisational Diversity of University Education

    By John Brennan, Robert Edmunds, Muir Houston, David Jary, Yann Lebeau, Michael Osborne, John T.E. Richardson

    Series: Improving Learning

    Received the ‘highly commended’ award by the Society for Educational Studies for books published in 2010. What is learned in universities today? Is it what students expect to learn? Is it what universities say they learn? How far do the answers to questions such as these differ according to what,...

    Published December 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  4. Anthony Giddens

    Critical Assessments

    Edited by Christopher Bryant, David Jary

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Sociologists

    Anthony Giddens has made original contributions to the fields of social theory, political sociology, the sociology of stratification and suicide. It has been said that he is one of the most outstanding sociologists living today.This set collects together carefully chosen secondary articles which...

    Published December 5th 1996 by Routledge

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