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Women's Activism Behind the ScreensTrade Unions and Gender Inequality in the British Film and Television Industries

Women's Activism Behind the Screens: Trade Unions and Gender Inequality in the British Film and Television Industries

Frances Galt

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529206296
eISBN:
9781529214475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206296.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book contributes to important discussions on gender inequality in the present-day film and television industries and labour movement through an historical analysis of women workers and their ... More

Good PolicingTrust, Legitimacy and Authority

Good Policing: Trust, Legitimacy and Authority

Mike Hough

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355076
eISBN:
9781447355168
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355076.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This book conveys the ideas behind procedural justice theory as they apply to policing. It sets out important but complex ideas in jargon-free language to non-specialist readers with an interest in ... More

The Idea of Civilization and the Making of the Global Order

The Idea of Civilization and the Making of the Global Order

Andrew Linklater

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529213874
eISBN:
9781529213904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529213874.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book analyses the impact of the idea of civilization on the global political order. The inquiry explains Norbert Elias’s pioneering examination of the rise of European civilized self-images. It ... More

Reviving Local Authority Housing DeliveryChallenging Austerity Through Municipal Entrepreneurialism

Reviving Local Authority Housing Delivery: Challenging Austerity Through Municipal Entrepreneurialism

Janice Morphet and Ben Clifford

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355748
eISBN:
9781447355779
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355748.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book provides crucial insight into the fight back against austerity by local authorities through emerging forms of municipal entrepreneurialism in housing delivery. Capturing this moment within ... More

Spectacle and TrumpismAn Embodied Assemblage Approach

Spectacle and Trumpism: An Embodied Assemblage Approach

Jacob C. Miller

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529212501
eISBN:
9781529212532
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529212501.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This book offers a new perspective on the theory of spectacle to explain the rise of Donald Trump and Trumpism in American society and politics. While Trump is inseparable from the existence of a ... More

Youth Migration and the Politics of WellbeingStories of Life in Transition

Youth Migration and the Politics of Wellbeing: Stories of Life in Transition

Elaine Chase and Jennifer Allsopp

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529209020
eISBN:
9781529209044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209020.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book examines the factors affecting the health and wellbeing of young people as they transition to adulthood under the shadow of migration control. Drawing on unique longitudinal data, the book ... More

Restorative Justice for Survivors of Sexual Abuse

Restorative Justice for Survivors of Sexual Abuse

Angela Marinari

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447357933
eISBN:
9781447357964
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447357933.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This book explores survivors’ experiences of sexual abuse, and their reflections on the sense of justice they feel, in order to inform the design of a programme of restorative justice services. By ... More

Criminology and Public TheologyOn Hope, Mercy and Restoration

Criminology and Public Theology: On Hope, Mercy and Restoration

Andrew Millie (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529207392
eISBN:
9781529207408
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529207392.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

At a time when criminal justice systems appear to be in a permanent state of crisis, in this collection leading scholars from criminology and theology have come together to challenge criminal justice ... More

Working in the Context of AusterityChallenges and Struggles

Working in the Context of Austerity: Challenges and Struggles

Donna Baines and Ian Cunningham (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529208672
eISBN:
9781529208719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208672.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Austerity was presented as the antidote to sluggish economies, but it has had far-reaching effects on jobs and employment conditions. This book goes beyond a sole focus on public sector work and ... More

Young and LonelyThe Social Conditions of Loneliness

Young and Lonely: The Social Conditions of Loneliness

Janet Batsleer and James Duggan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355342
eISBN:
9781447355397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355342.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

Young and Lonely The Social Conditions of Loneliness gathers evidence of young people’s experience of loneliness and connection from a youth co-produced research project and locates these within ... More

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