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  1. M. Sociology and Social Policy

    A distinctive feature of the work of the Tavistock Institute is its focus on social, organisational and policy dynamics through action-research, organisational analysis and formative evaluation. Reprinted here is a selection of works, reflecting this focus. Subjects covered include public planning,...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Community Informatics

    Shaping Computer-Mediated Social Networks

    Edited by Dave Eagle, Barry Hague, Leigh Keeble, Brian D. Loader

    Community groups, social support networks, voluntary agencies and government organisations are all actively exploring the potential of the new information and communication technologies to bring about democratic development and renewal. A rich variety of social experiments in what has become known...

    Published September 6th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Men at Work

    Labour, Masculinities, Development

    Edited by Cecile Jackson

    Gender analysis of development focuses on gender relations, rather than women and men as separate gender categories, but it has necessarily been women-orientated in its concerns with subordination. This work moves gender analysis towards a fuller understanding of men's diverse gendered identities,...

    Published June 19th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Risk and Citizenship

    Key Issues in Welfare

    Edited by Rosalind Edwards, Judith Glover

    Contemporary welfare provision poses serious challenges for social policy. Large and rapid changes are said to be taking place in the way we live, work and relate to each other, characterised by anxiety and insecurity.Risk and Citizenship explores how new and diffrent forms of citizenship are...

    Published May 17th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Dictionary of British Women's Organisations, 1825-1960

    Edited by David Doughan, Professor Peter Gordon, Peter Gordon

    Series: Woburn Education Series

    This dictionary is the first attempt to identify systematically the large heterogeneous group of women's organisations that grew up from the early 19th century up to the beginning of the modern women's movement, from women abolitionists and Chartists through Social workers, nurses, suffragists and...

    Published March 31st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Sports Development

    Policy, Process and Practice

    Edited by Peter Bramham, Kevin Hylton, Dave Jackson

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Policing, Ethics and Human Rights

    By Peter Neyroud, Alan Beckley

    Ethical and human rights issues have assumed an increasingly high profile in the wake of miscarriages of justice, racism (Lawrence Inquiry), incompetence and corruption - in both Britain and overseas. At the same time the implementation of the Human Rights Act 1998 in England and Wales will have a...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Willan

  8. Psychology of Education

    Major Themes

    Edited by Anthony D. Pellegrini, Peter K Smith, Peter K. Smith

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    This set is comprised of four volumes, covering the following topics:* Schools, teachers and parents * Pupils and learning * The school curriculum * School behaviour and the school peer group The selected pieces include review articles as well as original studies. Selections includes contributions...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Women Ageing

    Changing Identities, Challenging Myths

    Edited by Miriam Bernard, Val Harding Davies, Linda Machin, Judith Phillips

    Women Ageing provides a better understanding of what ageing is like for women and challenges the myths which have grown up around the ageing process. Blending the scholarly, the personal and the political, it reveals the range of strategies and identities women adopt to manage the transitions of...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Researching Social and Economic Change

    The Uses of Household Panel Studies

    Edited by David Rose

    In this user-friendly introduction, European and American experts in the field join forces to explain what panel studies can achieve and to illustrate some of the potential pitfalls in the construction and analysis of panel data. Household panel studies provide one of the most significant national...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge