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The Anthropological LensRethinking E. E. Evans-Pritchard

The Anthropological Lens: Rethinking E. E. Evans-Pritchard

Christopher Morton

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198812913
eISBN:
9780191850707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198812913.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Sociology of Religion

Sir Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard (1902-1973) is widely considered the most influential British anthropologist of the twentieth century, known to generations of students for his seminal works on South ... More

Bearing Witness While BlackAfrican Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Allissa V. Richardson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190935528
eISBN:
9780190935566
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935528.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones and the New Protest #Journalism tells the story of this century’s most powerful black social movement through the eyes of 15 activists. At ... More

Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights

Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights

Robert J. Patterson (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042775
eISBN:
9780252051630
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042775.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Through its analysis of film, drama, fiction, visual culture, poetry, and other cultural -artifacts, Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights offers a fresh examination of how the historical ... More

Black Middle-Class BritanniaIdentities, Repertoires, Cultural Consumption

Black Middle-Class Britannia: Identities, Repertoires, Cultural Consumption

Ali Meghji

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526143075
eISBN:
9781526150424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526143082
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This book analyses how racism and anti-racism influences Black British middle class cultural consumption. In doing so, this book challenges the dominant understanding of British middle class identity ... More

Black Sexual EconomiesRace and Sex in a Culture of Capital

Black Sexual Economies: Race and Sex in a Culture of Capital

Adrienne D. Davis and BSE Collective (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042645
eISBN:
9780252051494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042645.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This book is a compilation of contemporary and previously unpublished scholarship on Black sexualities. The sixteen essays work to untangle the complex mechanisms of dominance and subordination as ... More

Citizenship 2.0Dual Nationality as a Global Asset

Citizenship 2.0: Dual Nationality as a Global Asset

Yossi Harpaz

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194066
eISBN:
9780691194578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194066.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book focuses on an important yet overlooked dimension of globalization: the steady rise in the legitimacy and prevalence of dual citizenship. Demand for dual citizenship is particularly high in ... More

Climbing Mount LaurelThe Struggle for Affordable Housing and Social Mobility in an American Suburb

Climbing Mount Laurel: The Struggle for Affordable Housing and Social Mobility in an American Suburb

Douglas S. Massey, Len Albright, Rebecca Casciano, Elizabeth Derickson, and David N. Kinsey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196138
eISBN:
9781400846047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196138.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Under the New Jersey State Constitution as interpreted by the State Supreme Court in 1975 and 1983, municipalities are required to use their zoning authority to create realistic opportunities for a ... More

Data in SocietyChallenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation

Data in Society: Challenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation

Jeff Evans, Sally Ruane, and Humphrey Southall (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781447348214
eISBN:
9781447348269
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348214.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

Statistical data and evidence-based claims are increasingly central to our everyday lives. Critically examining ‘Big Data’, this book charts the recent explosion in sources of data, including those ... More

Democracy ReloadedInside Spain's Political Laboratory from 15-M to Podemos

Democracy Reloaded: Inside Spain's Political Laboratory from 15-M to Podemos

Cristina Flesher Fominaya

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190099961
eISBN:
9780197500002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190099961.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Social Movements and Social Change

Framed in debates about the crisis of democracy, the book analyzes one of the most influential social movements of recent times: Spain’s “Indignados” or “15-M” movement. In the wake of the global ... More

Digital DomesticityMedia, Materiality, and Home Life

Digital Domesticity: Media, Materiality, and Home Life

Jenny Kennedy, Michael Arnold, Martin Gibbs, Bjorn Nansen, and Rowan Wilken

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190905781
eISBN:
9780190905828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190905781.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This book, Digital Domesticity: Media, Materiality, and Home Life, is concerned with the home, but it is not bounded by the home. While the home provides a necessary anchor point for our empirical ... More

Digital PunishmentPrivacy, Stigma, and the Harms of Data-Driven Criminal Justice

Digital Punishment: Privacy, Stigma, and the Harms of Data-Driven Criminal Justice

Sarah Esther Lageson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190872007
eISBN:
9780190872038
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872007.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Data-driven criminal justice operations creates millions of criminal records each year in the United States. Documenting everything from a police stop to a prison sentence, these records take on a ... More

Dirty Jokes and Bawdy SongsThe Uncensored Life of Gershon Legman

Dirty Jokes and Bawdy Songs: The Uncensored Life of Gershon Legman

Susan G. Davis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042614
eISBN:
9780252051456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042614.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Born into a poor Jewish family, folklorist Gershon Legman (1917-99) made an independent career for himself in the study of erotic literature and obscene folklore. The book is the first full biography ... More

Discursive Turns and Critical JuncturesDebating Citizenship after the Charlie Hebdo Attacks

Discursive Turns and Critical Junctures: Debating Citizenship after the Charlie Hebdo Attacks

Donatella della Porta, Pietro Castelli Gattinara, Konstantinos Eleftheriadis, and Andrea Felicetti

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190097431
eISBN:
9780190097462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190097431.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This volume focuses on the debate that developed in France, Germany, Italy, and the United Kingdom after the terrorist attacks against Charlie Hebdo and the kosher supermarket, in January 2015. The ... More

EcopietyGreen Media and the Dilemma of Environmental Virtue

Ecopiety: Green Media and the Dilemma of Environmental Virtue

Sarah McFarland Taylor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781479810765
eISBN:
9781479844883
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479810765.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This bookanalyzes diverse representations of environmental moral engagement in contemporary mediated popular culture. It identifies and explores intertwining, co-constitutive, yet contrary stories of ... More

Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Richard Breen and Walter Müller (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This book is about the role of education in shaping rates and patterns of intergenerational social mobility among men and women during the twentieth century. It examines intergenerational class ... More

The Extreme Gone MainstreamCommercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany

The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany

Cynthia Miller-Idriss

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196152
eISBN:
9781400888931
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196152.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Far right politics and extremist violence are on the rise across Europe, prompting scholars and policymakers to question why extremism has become so appealing to so many people. This book examines ... More

Gangs, Drugs and (Dis)Organised Crime

Gangs, Drugs and (Dis)Organised Crime

Robert McLean

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529203028
eISBN:
9781529203035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203028.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Analysing criminal trajectories via the lens of group offending from childhood to adulthood, this book explores gang organisation as a means for gang business in the contemporary British context. The ... More

Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Equality in EuropePolicies, Culture and Public Opinion

Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Equality in Europe: Policies, Culture and Public Opinion

Vera Lomazzi and Isabella Crespi

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781447317692
eISBN:
9781447318057
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447317692.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The book provides a systematic scientific overview of gender mainstreaming in Europe. It recalls the main steps of the origins and the development of the European gender mainstreaming (GM) strategy. ... More

Give and TakeDevelopmental Foreign Aid and the Pharmaceutical Industry in East Africa

Give and Take: Developmental Foreign Aid and the Pharmaceutical Industry in East Africa

Nitsan Chorev

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691197845
eISBN:
9780691198873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691197845.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This book looks at local drug manufacturing in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda, from the early 1980s to the present, to understand the impact of foreign aid on industrial development. While foreign aid ... More

Heaven's Gates and Hell's FlamesA Sociological Study of New Christian Movements in Contemporary Goa

Heaven's Gates and Hell's Flames: A Sociological Study of New Christian Movements in Contemporary Goa

Savio Abreu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190120696
eISBN:
9780199099863
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190120696.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This book is an ethnographic study of Christian groups in contemporary Goan society that come under Pentecostal–Charismatic Christianity. Most studies on the Pentecostal movement in India are from a ... More

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