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Austerity, Women and the Role of the StateLived Experiences of the Crisis

Austerity, Women and the Role of the State: Lived Experiences of the Crisis

Vicki Dabrowski

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529210521
eISBN:
9781529210552
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529210521.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Using interviews with women from diverse backgrounds, the author of this book makes an invaluable contribution to the debates around the gendered politics of austerity in the UK. Exploring the ... More

Beer and RacismHow Beer Became White, Why It Matters, and the Movements to Change It

Beer and Racism: How Beer Became White, Why It Matters, and the Movements to Change It

Nathaniel Chapman and David Brunsma

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529201758
eISBN:
9781529201789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201758.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Beer in the United States has always been bound up with race, racism, and the construction of white institutions and identities. This unique book carves a much-needed critical and interdisciplinary ... 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

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

Investigating Corruption in the Afghan Police ForceInstability and Insecurity in Post-conflict Societies

Investigating Corruption in the Afghan Police Force: Instability and Insecurity in Post-conflict Societies

Danny Singh

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447354666
eISBN:
9781447354673
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354666.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This book provides a unique study on the lower ranks of the Afghan police force due to the lack of empirical evidence of what attributes to the causes, practices and consequences of corruption in ... More

Public Sociology As Educational PracticeChallenges, Dialogues and Counter-Publics

Public Sociology As Educational Practice: Challenges, Dialogues and Counter-Publics

Eurig Scandrett (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529201406
eISBN:
9781529201451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201406.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Through pedagogical case studies and dialogues, this book sheds new light on concepts and boundaries in public sociology education. With sections on publics, special knowledges and practices in the ... More

Religion and Belief LiteracyReconnecting a Chain of Learning

Religion and Belief Literacy: Reconnecting a Chain of Learning

Adam Dinham

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447344636
eISBN:
9781447344681
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344636.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This book presents a crisis of religion and belief literacy to which education at every level is challenged to respond. As understanding different religions, beliefs and influences becomes ... 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

Sharing MilkMothering, Work, and Emotional Materiality

Sharing Milk: Mothering, Work, and Emotional Materiality

Shannon Carter and Beatriz Reyes-Foster

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529202083
eISBN:
9781529202106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529202083.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The feeding of human milk to socially and biologically unrelated infants is not a new phenomenon, but the Euroamerican values of individualism have generated expectations that mothers are ... 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

Transnational CriminologyTrafficking and Global Criminal Markets

Transnational Criminology: Trafficking and Global Criminal Markets

Simon Mackenzie

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529203783
eISBN:
9781529203820
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203783.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Trafficking is a form of transnational crime that involves the illicit movement of goods and people around the world. Such global criminal markets take a variety of forms, and this book reviews six ... 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

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