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Childhood Experiences of Separation and DivorceReflections from Young Adults

Childhood Experiences of Separation and Divorce: Reflections from Young Adults

Susan Kay-Flowers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447338659
eISBN:
9781447338703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447338659.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Using innovative, participatory research methods, this book offers new insights into the issues surrounding parental separation or divorce from the unique perspective, and retrospectives, of young ... More

A Criminology of Moral Order

A Criminology of Moral Order

Hans Boutellier

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529203752
eISBN:
9781529203943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203752.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Moral order is disturbed by criminal events. However, in a secularized and networked society a common moral ground is increasingly hard to find. People feel confused about the bigger issues of our ... More

A Criminology of Policing and Security Frontiers

A Criminology of Policing and Security Frontiers

Randy Lippert and Kevin Walby

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529202489
eISBN:
9781529202472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529202489.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Policing and security provision are subjects central to criminology. Yet there are newer and neglected forms that are currently unscrutinised. By examining the work of community safety officers, ... More

Disrupting Rape CulturePublic Space, Sexuality and Revolt

Disrupting Rape Culture: Public Space, Sexuality and Revolt

Alexandra Fanghanel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529202526
eISBN:
9781529202533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529202526.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Issues of social and spatial gendered justice have never been more pertinent in contemporary post-industrialist societies. This book which marks an intervention in contemporary debates about women’s ... More

DivercitiesUnderstanding Super Diversity in Deprived and Mixed Neighbourhoods

Divercities: Understanding Super Diversity in Deprived and Mixed Neighbourhoods

Stijn Oosterlynck, Gert Verschraegen, and Ronald van Kempen (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447338178
eISBN:
9781447338222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447338178.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

How do people deal with diversity in deprived and mixed urban neighbourhoods? This book provides a comparative international perspective on superdiversity in cities, with explicit attention given to ... More

Education and Race from Empire to Brexit

Education and Race from Empire to Brexit

Sally Tomlinson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345824
eISBN:
9781447345879
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345824.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Covering the period from the height of Empire to Brexit and beyond, this book shows how the vote to leave the European Union increased hostilities towards racial and ethnic minorities and migrants. ... More

Funding, Power and Community Development

Funding, Power and Community Development

Niamh McCrea and Fergal Finnegan (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447336150
eISBN:
9781447336204
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336150.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This book critically explores the funding arrangements governing contemporary community development and how they shape its theory and practice. The chapters consider the evolution of funding in ... More

Heritage as Community ResearchLegacies of Co-Production

Heritage as Community Research: Legacies of Co-Production

Helen Graham and Jo Vergunst (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345299
eISBN:
9781447345343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345299.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This book explores the nature of contemporary heritage research involving university and community partners. Putting forward a new view of heritage as a process of research and involvement with the ... More

Home-Land: Romanian Roma, Domestic Spaces and the State

Home-Land: Romanian Roma, Domestic Spaces and the State

Rachel Humphris

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529201925
eISBN:
9781529201963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201925.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In contemporary society, passport checks at nation-state borders are accepted. But what if these checks were happening in our own homes? This book provides an intimate ethnographic study of these ... More

Intersections of Ageing, Gender and SexualitiesMultidisciplinary International Perspectives

Intersections of Ageing, Gender and Sexualities: Multidisciplinary International Perspectives

Andrew King, Kathryn Almack, and Rebecca L. Jones (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447333029
eISBN:
9781447333043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333029.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

With an increasingly diverse ageing population, we need to expand our understanding of how social divisions intersect to affect outcomes in later life. This edited collection examines ageing, gender ... More

The Modern Slavery AgendaPolicy, Politics and Practice in the UK

The Modern Slavery Agenda: Policy, Politics and Practice in the UK

Gary Craig, Alex Balch, Hannah Lewis, and Louise Waite (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447346791
eISBN:
9781447346845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447346791.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Modern slavery, in the form of labour exploitation, domestic servitude, sexual trafficking, child labour and cannabis farming, is still growing in the UK and industrialised countries, despite the ... More

A Post-Neoliberal Era in Latin America?Revisiting Cultural Paradigms

A Post-Neoliberal Era in Latin America?: Revisiting Cultural Paradigms

Daniel Nehring, Gerardo Gómez Michel, and Magdalena López (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529200997
eISBN:
9781529201345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200997.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

In the mid-1970s, Latin America entered a period of profound social and economic crisis, marked by the rise of brutal military dictatorships across much of the region and the near-collapse of some of ... More

Pride and Shame in Child and Family Social WorkEmotions and the Search for Humane Practice

Pride and Shame in Child and Family Social Work: Emotions and the Search for Humane Practice

Matthew Gibson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447344797
eISBN:
9781447344841
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344797.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book reports on the first study into the role of pride and shame in social work practice. The concepts of pride, shame, guilt, humiliation, and embarrassment are outlined and analysed, providing ... More

Reimagining Global Abortion PoliticsA Social Justice Perspective

Reimagining Global Abortion Politics: A Social Justice Perspective

Fiona Bloomer, Claire Pierson, and Sylvia Estrada Claudio

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447340430
eISBN:
9781447340485
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340430.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

What are the contemporary issues in abortion politics globally? What factors explain variations in access to abortion between and within different countries? This text provides a transnationally ... More

Vital BodiesLiving with Illness

Vital Bodies: Living with Illness

Charlotte Bates

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447335047
eISBN:
9781447335092
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335047.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This book is the story of twelve people, each living with long-term illness. Delving into the routines and rhythms of everyday life, the book reveals the significance of the things that we usually ... More

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