Sociology & Anthropology
Development in an Unequal World (Sixth Edition)
Edited by: Colm Regan
This volume offers an introductory and accessible overview of key issues, debates, and perspectives in human development and human rights worldwide. The book explores topics such as human development, sustainability, justice, women's rights, international inequality patterns, aid, education, and ideas...
Paper & DVD - 9780956718549 - $ 25.00
The Kingdom of Nupe in Nigeria (Reprint)
By S.F. Nadel
A Black Byzantium is a study of the Nupe of Northern Nigeria, based on intensive field research carried out by author S.F. Nadel in 1934 and 1935-6, while a Research Fellow of the International African Institute. The economic and political complexity...
Paper - 9783894738730 - $ 29.95
The Story of Warren Braedon/Louis Johnson
He never knew his name, he never knew his mother, he never knew his family, he never knew his people, he never knew his country. Born Alice Springs, 4th January, 1973, murdered Perth, 4th January, 1992...because he was black....
Paper - 9781742585079 - $ 17.99
This book provides a vivid and detailed analysis of life in modern China. It brings together researchers, sociologists, entrepreneurs, and the findings of 20 years of polling research to show how the people of China have coped with the immense changes to their lives...
Cloth - 9781844643615 - $ 120.00
Evaluation Results on a Health Promoting Initiative on AIDS and Sex Education for Primary Schools
By Mary Lindner
We can be assured that as children grow up and become a new adult generation, they will discover not only approved areas, but also taboo areas in their environment and in life itself....
Paper - 9783940755308 - $ 52.00
Real Lives, True Stories
By Charlie Bird
Contributions by: Colm Toibin
On May 23rd, 2015 the people of Ireland made history by becoming the first country in the world to introduce marriage equality by popular vote. The joyous scenes from Dublin Castle and across Ireland, as the historic vote was declared,...
Cloth - 9781785370762 - $ 25.00
There has been a dearth of solid analytical work done on the special problems of small states. This report attempts to overcome that shortcoming and provides a comprehensive analysis of vulnerability of small states in all its dimensions, including political, economic, social and environmental aspects. The...
Paper - 9780850925111 - $ 99.95
Dutch and Polish religious cultures
In 2010, Polish and Dutch scholars came together for a two-day study conference at the Catholic University of Lublin. The aim of this conference was an exchange of theological insights and views on the future of theology, church, and...
Paper - 9783643901446 - $ 29.95
On How Municipality Level Characteristics Explain Municipality Level Variation in Children's Placement Risk (Study Paper No. 29)
Previous studies find significant community-level differences in the out-of-home placement rates of children. However, it remains unclear which community-level factors, other than geographical factors, explain the differences in placement rates....
Paper - 9788790199418 - $ 9.75
Compiled for the Bechuanaland Protectorate Administration
When Professor Isaac Schapera was asked in 1934 by the Protectorate Administration to compile a record of the traditional and modern laws of the Tswana tribes he had already been working since 1929 on a comprehensive ethnographic study of the Kgatla, and...
Cloth - 9783894736859 - $ 69.95