Books in category Social Science – Sociology

  • Spontaneous Evolution

    Spontaneous Evolution
    Bruce Lipton, Steve Bhaerman

    In Spontaneous Evolution, this world-renowned expert in the emerging science of epigenetics reveals how our changing understanding of biology will help us navigate this turbulent period in our planetOCOs history and how each of us can …

  • Media and the Path to Peace

    Media and the Path to Peace
    Gadi Wolfsfeld

    This is the first book to examine in detail the roles that the news media can play in an ongoing peace process. Gadi Wolfsfeld explains how the press's role in such processes varies over time and political circumstance.

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Heritage and Identity

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Heritage and Identity
    Brian J. Graham, Peter Howard

    This Research Companion brings together a team of leading experts to provide a comprehensive and authoritative analysis of the key aspects of heritage and identity.

  • Music in Everyday Life

    Music in Everyday Life
    Tia DeNora

    The power of music to influence mood, create scenes, routines and occasions is widely recognised and this is reflected in a strand of social theory from Plato to Adorno that portrays music as an influence on character, social structure and …

  • The Human City

    The Human City
    Joel Kotkin

    This book is not anti-urban, but it does advocate a greater range of options for people to live the way they want at all stages of their lives.

  • Feminismo del pasado al presente

    Feminismo: del pasado al presente
    María Teresa López de la Vieja

    Misoginia y literatura : la tradicción greco-romana / Rosario Cortés Tovar / – La construcción mediática de género en los libros de estilo / Pilar López Díez / – Etica de la diferencia, política de la igualdad / Ma. Teresa López de …

  • Disability Self and Society

    Disability, Self, and Society
    Tanya Titchkosky

    Argues for change in the meaning society ascribes to disability, seeing it as a useful life experience that affects all of society, rather than a temporary or chronic problem for the individual to overcome.

  • Losing Site

    Losing Site
    Shelley Hornstein

    But what happens when we leave that place, or that place no longer exists? This book addresses the relationship between memory and place and asks how architecture captures and triggers memory.

  • Las nuevas ciencias y las humanidades

    Las nuevas ciencias y las humanidades

    Interdisciplina y complejidad – Complejidad y contradicciones – La dialéctica de lo complejo – Las nuevas ciencias y la política de las alternativas.

  • Domicide

    Domicide
    John Douglas Porteous, Sandra Eileen Smith

    Domicide tells how and why the powerful destroy homes that happen to be in the way of corporate, political, and bureaucratic projects. Too frequently, this destruction is justified as being in the public interest.

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