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  1. Transnational Social Policy

    Social Support in a World on the Move

    Edited by Luann Good Gingrich, Stefan Köngeter

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This edited volume highlights the changing face of social policy and social work against the background of accelerating transnationalisation of economies, labour markets, education, and care within an increasingly asymmetrical global context....

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  2. McCarthyism and Postwar America

    The Red Scare in Myth and Memory

    By Jonathan Michaels

    Series: Critical Moments in American History

    Joseph McCarthy was a Republican Senator from Wisconsin who became the most visible public face of a period of the Cold War when tensions fueled fears of widespread Communist subversion. He was noted for making claims that there were large numbers of Communists and Soviet spies and sympathizers...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Gerontology: The Basics

    By Harry R Moody, Jennifer Sasser

    Series: The Basics

    Gerontology: The Basics is a vibrant and compelling introduction to the human aging process. Examining the complex issues which surround the study of adult development and aging in a clear and accessible way, it introduces the reader to the socially constructed life-course stages of mid- and...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Global Economic Integration and Welfare Restructuring in China

    The Authoritarianism That Listens

    By Huisheng Shou

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    This book examines the institutional origin and change of China’s new welfare system in order to understand the nature of the Chinese state in dealing with its economy and society in a context of global economic integration....

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. Recovering the Commons

    Edited by Ash Amin, Philip Howell

    The fate of the commons has never seemed more parlous, with climate change, population growth, and competition for scarce resources seemingly threatening our greatest common property, the planet itself. This book moves beyond seeing the commons in the past tense, an entity passed over from the...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks

    Science, Cancer, and the Geneticization of Drug Testing

    By John Abraham, Rachel Ballinger

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks is a case study of changes in drug testing since the late 1990s, specifically geneticization of carcinogenic risk assessment and regulation of pharmaceuticals. Radically new ways of determining whether medical drugs might cause cancer have been established...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Changing Mobilities

    By Monika Büscher

    Series: Changing Mobilities

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Re-Imagining Juvenile Justice

    By Barry Goldson

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    Re-imagining Juvenile Justice explores major concepts, issues, debates and controversies in the field of juvenile justice both nationally and internationally. It seeks to fundamentally reconceptualise or, as the title implies, ‘re-imagine’ juvenile justice. The book historicises contemporary...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  9. LGBT Individuals Living with Dementia

    Theoretical, Practical and Rights-Based Perspectives

    Edited by Sue Westwood, Elizabeth Price

    Series: Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  10. The Decent Society

    By Pamela Abbott, Claire Wallace, Roger Sapsford

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge