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Ageing and the Crisis in Health and Social CareGlobal and National Perspectives

Ageing and the Crisis in Health and Social Care: Global and National Perspectives

Bethany Simmonds

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447348597
eISBN:
9781447348757
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348597.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

Developing a trilayer analysis of global, national and individual perspectives, this book examines ageing and the health and social care crisis. It begins with an examination of how broad structural ... More

Agents of ReformChild Labor and the Origins of the Welfare State

Agents of Reform: Child Labor and the Origins of the Welfare State

Elisabeth Anderson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780691220895
eISBN:
9780691220918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691220895.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

The beginnings of the modern welfare state are often traced to the late nineteenth-century labor movement and to policymakers' efforts to appeal to working-class voters. But this book shows that the ... More

Arousing SenseRecipes for Workshopping Sensory Experience

Arousing Sense: Recipes for Workshopping Sensory Experience

Tomie Hahn

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780252044168
eISBN:
9780252053108
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252044168.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Arousing Sense spotlights the senses and embodied knowledge for exploring the realm of creativity, experimentation, and knowledge making. The book is a collection of practiced-based explorations to ... More

The Black Intellectual TraditionAfrican American Thought in the Twentieth Century

The Black Intellectual Tradition: African American Thought in the Twentieth Century

Derrick P. Alridge, Cornelius L. Bynum, and James B. Stewart (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043857
eISBN:
9780252052750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043857.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

From 1900 to the present, people of African descent living in the United States have created a Black intellectual tradition engaged with ideas on race, racial oppression, and the world. This ... More

Black Women's HealthPaths to Wellness for Mothers and Daughters

Black Women's Health: Paths to Wellness for Mothers and Daughters

Michele Tracy Berger

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479828524
eISBN:
9781479845422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479828524.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Black women’s voices are infrequently theoretically centered in health literatures about how they experience and co-create their health, and it is even rarer for Black girls to be taken into account ... More

Bound by CreativityHow Contemporary Art Is Created and Judged

Bound by Creativity: How Contemporary Art Is Created and Judged

Hannah Wohl

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226784557
eISBN:
9780226784724
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226784724.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Why do contemporary artists vary or maintain particular elements of their work? How do artists weigh these decisions at different career stages? Why do artists successfully garner money and prestige ... More

Bridging the DivideWorking-Class Culture in a Middle-Class Society

Bridging the Divide: Working-Class Culture in a Middle-Class Society

Jack Metzgar

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501760310
eISBN:
9781501760334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501760310.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book attempts to determine the differences between working-class and middle-class cultures in the United States. The book's author writes as a now middle-class professional with a working-class ... More

Building a Better ChicagoRace and Community Resistance to Urban Redevelopment

Building a Better Chicago: Race and Community Resistance to Urban Redevelopment

Teresa Irene Gonzales

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479839759
eISBN:
9781479872282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479839759.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Building a Better Chicago explores the complex ecosystem of nonprofits within Chicago and highlights the tensions between formal nonprofits and informal grassroots organizations. As scholars of urban ... More

Cheffes de CuisineWomen and Work in the Professional French Kitchen

Cheffes de Cuisine: Women and Work in the Professional French Kitchen

Rachel E. Black

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780252044007
eISBN:
9780252052934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252044007.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

In 1933, Eugénie Brazier earned three Michelin stars for both of her restaurants—she was the first person to claim these high accolades and the only woman to ever do so. Brazier’s rise to fame helped ... More

Chicago's ReckoningRacism, Politics, and the Deep History of Policing in an American City

Chicago's Reckoning: Racism, Politics, and the Deep History of Policing in an American City

John Hagan, Bill McCarthy, and Daniel Herda

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197627860
eISBN:
9780197627891
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197627860.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Chicago is confronting a racial reckoning that we explain with an exclusion-containment theory of legal cynicism. Mayors RJ and RM Daley used public and private funds to exclude and contain South and ... More

Chinese Men's Practices of Intimacy, Embodiment and KinshipCrafting Elastic Masculinity

Chinese Men's Practices of Intimacy, Embodiment and Kinship: Crafting Elastic Masculinity

Siyang Cao

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529212983
eISBN:
9781529213010
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529212983.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This book explores Chinese young men’s views of manhood and how they construct and negotiate masculinities in everyday lives. Drawing from empirical research, it uses the term shenti (body-self) as a ... More

The Colors of LoveMultiracial People in Interracial Relationships

The Colors of Love: Multiracial People in Interracial Relationships

Melinda A. Mills

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781479802401
eISBN:
9781479802432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479802401.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

In the United States, more than seven million people claim to be multiracial, or have racially mixed heritage, parentage, or ancestry. In The Colors of Love, Melinda A. Mills explores how multiracial ... More

COMPUGIRLSHow Girls of Color Find and Define Themselves in the Digital Age

COMPUGIRLS: How Girls of Color Find and Define Themselves in the Digital Age

Kimberly A. Scott

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780252044083
eISBN:
9780252053023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252044083.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

A considerable amount of attention and money has been spent on programs aimed to improve the technical skills of girls of color. The impact of such efforts is not clearly understood. This book ... More

Concrete CitiesWhy We Need to Build Differently

Concrete Cities: Why We Need to Build Differently

Rob Imrie

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529220513
eISBN:
9781529220551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529220513.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The premise of the book is that building and construction practices are insensitive to the needs of many people, and implicated in the widespread despoliation and degradation of ecological systems ... More

Constructing CommunityUrban Governance, Development, and Inequality in Boston

Constructing Community: Urban Governance, Development, and Inequality in Boston

Jeremy R. Levine

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780691193649
eISBN:
9780691205885
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691193649.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Who makes decisions that shape the housing, policies, and social programs in urban neighborhoods? Who, in other words, governs? This book offers a rich ethnographic portrait of the individuals who ... More

The Corpse in the KitchenEnclosure, Extraction, and the Afterlives of the Black Hawk War

The Corpse in the Kitchen: Enclosure, Extraction, and the Afterlives of the Black Hawk War

Adam John Waterman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780823298761
eISBN:
9781531500597
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823298761.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The Corpse in the Kitchen explores relationships between the dispossession of Indigenous peoples, the enclosure of Indigenous land and extraction of Indigenous resources, and settler colonialism as a ... More

Craft Food DiversityChallenging the Myth of a US Food Revival

Craft Food Diversity: Challenging the Myth of a US Food Revival

Kaitland M. Byrd

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529211412
eISBN:
9781529211450
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529211412.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Over the last twenty years, a resurgence of craft food industries occurred across the U.S. Drawing on consumers’ desire for slow/local food craft breweries, traditional butchers, cheesemongers, and ... More

Crime TVStreaming Criminology in Popular Culture

Crime TV: Streaming Criminology in Popular Culture

Jonathan A. Grubb and Chad Posick (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781479804368
eISBN:
9781479827916
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804368.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

As media consumption in modern society has expanded, along with the number of outlets by which individuals consume media, there is an ever-growing body of popular television shows that underscore ... More

Criminal Justice and the Pursuit of Truth

Criminal Justice and the Pursuit of Truth

Tim Hillier and Gavin Dingwall

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529203189
eISBN:
9781529203226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529203189.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Criminal Justice is popularly conceptualised as a pursuit of the truth. This book considers the extent to which this view reflects reality by exploring a number of key themes. The ‘pursuit of truth’ ... More

The Criminalisation of Social Policy in Neoliberal Societies

The Criminalisation of Social Policy in Neoliberal Societies

Elizabeth Kiely and Katharina Swirak

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529202960
eISBN:
9781529203004
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529202960.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Focusing on the Criminalisation of Social Policy, this book explores the intersections between crime and social policy and the ways in which contemporary social policies in many different countries ... More

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