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Traffic jamTen years of 'sustainable' transport in the UK

Traffic jam: Ten years of 'sustainable' transport in the UK

Iain Docherty and Jon Shaw (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420732
eISBN:
9781447304050
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420732.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This book offers a timely analysis of the UK government's sustainable – or subsequently ‘integrated’ – transport policy ten years after the publication of ‘A New Deal for Transport: Better for ... More

Trafficking Women's Human Rights

Trafficking Women's Human Rights

Julietta Hua

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675609
eISBN:
9781452946375
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675609.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The history of human beings bought and sold, forced into lives of abject servitude or sexual slavery, is a story as old as civilization and yet still of global concern today. How this story is told, ... More

Transcending Racial BarriersToward a Mutual Obligations Approach

Transcending Racial Barriers: Toward a Mutual Obligations Approach

Michael O. Emerson and George Yancey

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199742684
eISBN:
9780199943388
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199742684.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Despite recent progress against racial inequalities, American society continues to produce attitudes and outcomes that reinforce the racial divide. This book offers a fresh perspective on how to ... More

transForming genderTransgender practices of identity, intimacy and care

transForming gender: Transgender practices of identity, intimacy and care

Sally Hines

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349163
eISBN:
9781447304074
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349163.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This book contributes to contemporary gender and sexuality studies. At a time when transgender practices are the subject of increasing social and cultural visibility, it marks the first UK study of ... More

Transforming TerrorRemembering the Soul of the World

Transforming Terror: Remembering the Soul of the World

Karin LofthusCarrington (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251021
eISBN:
9780520949454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251021.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This book offers a new paradigm for moving the world beyond violence as the first, and often only, response to violence. Through essays and poetry, prayers and meditations, it demonstrates that ... More

Transient WorkspacesTechnologies of Everyday Innovation in Zimbabwe

Transient Workspaces: Technologies of Everyday Innovation in Zimbabwe

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262027243
eISBN:
9780262326155
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027243.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This book views technology in Africa from an African perspective. Technology does not always originate in the laboratory in a Western-style building but also in the society in the forest, in the crop ... More

The Transit of EmpireIndigenous Critiques of Colonialism

The Transit of Empire: Indigenous Critiques of Colonialism

Jodi A. Byrd

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816676408
eISBN:
9781452947754
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816676408.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In 1761 and again in 1769, European scientists raced around the world to observe the transit of Venus, a rare astronomical event in which the planet Venus passes in front of the sun. This book ... More

Transitions to parenthood in EuropeA comparative life course perspective

Transitions to parenthood in Europe: A comparative life course perspective

Ann Nilsen, Julia Brannen, and Suzan Lewis (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847428646
eISBN:
9781447307563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428646.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book takes a gendered life course perspective, analysing and comparing the biographies of men and women employed in similar public and private sector organisations across seven European ... More

Transnational LGBT ActivismWorking for Sexual Rights Worldwide

Transnational LGBT Activism: Working for Sexual Rights Worldwide

Ryan R. Thoreson

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816692712
eISBN:
9781452949604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692712.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Transnational LGBT Activism is, to my knowledge, the first book-length ethnography to explore what transnational LGBT human rights advocates actually do on a day-to-day basis. Drawing on thirteen ... More

Troubling ViolenceA Performance Project

Troubling Violence: A Performance Project

M. Heather Carver and Elaine J. Lawless

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732085
eISBN:
9781604733471
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732085.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This book, which follows the collaboration between the author, a performance studies professor, and ethnographic folklorist Elaine J. Lawless, traces the creative development of a performance troupe ... More

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