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Major Works: Sociology & Social Policy

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. Men of Letters and the English Public in the 18th Century

    1600-1744, Dryden, Addison, Pope

    By Alexandre Beljame

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. New Trends Educ 18 Cent Ils 99

    By Nicholas A Hans

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. First Years Yangyi Com Ils 109

    By David Crook, Isabel Crook

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The American Science of Politics

    Its Origins and Conditions

    By Prof. Bernard Crick, Bernard Crick

    Originally published between 1943 and 1969, the volumes in the International Library of Sociology Political Sociology set were written against a backdrop of rapid and radical political change. Covering topics as wide-ranging as European federalism, democracy and dictatorship and voting, these...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Families and their Relatives

    By Hubert Firth, Forge Firth

    As increased access to employment and educational opportunities brought dramatic changes to women's lives, sociologists began to look at the effect of women's changing roles on their children and families. Based on empirical investigations and personal experience, the studies included in the...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Social Class and the Comprehensive School

    By Dr Julienne Ford, Julienne Ford

    Drawing on the great wealth of knowledge and experience of educational practitioners and theorists, the volumes in The Sociology of Education set of the International Library of Sociology explore the very important relationship between education and society. These books became standard texts for...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Education in Israel ILS 222

    By Jose Bentwich

    First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Works of William H. Beveridge

    By Various

    Series: The Works of William H. Beveridge

    William Beveridge (1879-1963) was a key figure in the modernization of British economic and social policy who published widely on unemployment and social security. Among his most notable works and reprinted in this set are, Full Employment in a Free Society (1944), and Pillars of Security (1943)....

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Changes in Family Life (Works of William H. Beveridge)

    By William H. Beveridge

    Series: The Works of William H. Beveridge

    This volume is the printed version of a survey carried out in conjunction with a B.B.C. series called "The changing world" which was broadcast in 1932. Four of the talks were monologues by Beveridge (The changing family, The family and the population question, Nature and nurture and The enduring...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Pillars of Security (Works of William H. Beveridge)

    By William H. Beveridge

    Series: The Works of William H. Beveridge

    This volume is made up of articles and broadcasts and deals with the conditions and methods of making the British war effort more effective. It then goes on to deal with post war problems and discusses the Beveridge Report in its perspective of social policy designed to make "New Britain" after the...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge