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  1. Bisexual Men in Culture and Society

    By Erich W Steinman, Brett Genny Beemyn

    Gain a fresh perspective on this misunderstood sexual orientation!From invisible to pathological, the literary, cultural, and theoretical representations of male bisexuality have been almost uniformly negative. Bisexual Men in Culture and Society provides a clear, rational analysis of the negative...

    Published September 5th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Techniques of Event History Modeling

    New Approaches to Casual Analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Hans-Peter Blossfeld, G”tz Rohwer

    Including new developments and publications which have appeared since the publication of the first edition in 1995, this second edition: *gives a comprehensive introductory account of event history modeling techniques and their use in applied research in economics and the social sciences; *...

    Published September 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  3. Handbook for Conducting Research on Human Sexuality

    Edited by Michael W. Wiederman, Bernard E. Whitley, Jr.

    Human sexuality researchers often find themselves faced with questions that entail conceptual, methodological, or ethical issues for which their professional training or prior experience may not have prepared them. The goal of this handbook is to provide that guidance to students and professionals...

    Published September 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  4. Immigrants and National Identity in Europe

    By Anna Triandafyllidou

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    The author reviews main theories of nationalism and criticises their lack of elaboration on the role of 'Others' in nation formation. Drawing upon anthropological, sociological and social psychological perspectives, she develops a dynamic, relational perspective for the study of national theory....

    Published August 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Controlling a New Migration World

    Edited by Virginie Guiraudon, Christian Joppke

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

    Controlling a New Migration World explores the factors that drive recent migration control policies and, in turn, sheds light on the unintended consequences of policies for the new character of migration. This book asks how we can account for the immigration policies of liberal states. Is the...

    Published August 16th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Will Europe Work?

    Integration, Employment and the Social Order

    Edited by Martin Kohli, Mojca Novak

    Series: Routledge/ESA Studies in European Societies

    In the post war years European integration was driven by nation states attempting to stimulate economic growth and social cohesion through European trade and cooperation. The results were prosperous, and unified Western European societies were based on full employment and redistributive welfare...

    Published August 9th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Welfare Racism

    Playing the Race Card Against America's Poor

    By Kenneth J. Neubeck, Noel A. Cazenave

    Welfare Racism analyzes the impact of racism on US welfare policy. Through historical and present-day analysis, the authors show how race-based attitudes, policy making, and administrative policies have long had a negative impact on public assistance programs. The book adds an important and...

    Published August 9th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Sex, Work and Professionalism

    Working in HIV/AIDS

    By Katie Deverell

    Series: Social Aspects of AIDS

    Sex, Work and Professionalism examines what happens when professional concern is defined in terms of sex. Based on original fieldwork with outreach workers in HIV prevention it addresses issues of professionalism, emotion work and boundaries, integrating empirical insights with sociological theory....

    Published August 8th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Boys and their Toys

    Masculinity, Class and Technology in America

    Edited by Roger Horowitz

    Series: Hagley Perspectives on Business and Culture

    Negotiating the divide between "respectable manhood" and "rough manhood" this book explores masculinity at work and at play through provocative essays on labor unions, railroads, vocational training programs, and NASCAR racing....

    Published August 6th 2001 by Routledge

  10. The Postmodern Adventure

    Science Technology and Cultural Studies at the Third Millennium

    By Steven Best, Douglas Kellner

    This compelling book explores the challenges to theory, politics, and human identity that we face on the threshold of the third millennium. It follows on the successor of Best and Kellner's two previous books, Postmodern Theory, acclaimed as the best critical introduction to the field - and The...

    Published August 2nd 2001 by Routledge