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The Relevance of Social Science for Medicine (Culture, Illness and Healing)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Holland/USA/UK, Springer: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56502233


9027711763 Still in shrinkwrap. Unopened. Light wear at edges. Excellent copy. View more info

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New Society: Sociology for the 21st Century : Third Edition

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, Harcourt Brace Canada: 2001

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 56504413


0774736879 586 pages. Clean, bright and unmarked. Lightest wear. Beautiful copy. View more info

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The Sociology of Mennonites, Hutterites and Amish: A Bibliography with Annotations, Volume II 1977-1990

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, Wilfrid Laurier University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 567A4536


0889209995 194 pages. Name index. Subject index. Includes items missed by the first volume in 1977. Binding tight. Moderate wear. Usual library markings. Handsome gilt lettering and decoration upon front board. A sound working copy. View more info

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Fei Xiaotong and Sociology in Revolutionary China (Harvard East Asian Monographs)

By: Arkush, R. David

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harvard University Asia Center: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 567A0997


0674298152 386 pages. Index, bibliography, glossary. Lightly worn former library copy with usual markings. Sound working copy. View more info

Sociological Theory: Classical Statements

By: Ashley, David; Orenstein, David Michael

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Allyn & Bacon: 1998

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 56502253


020527157X 554 pages including index. "Makes sociology come alive by showing that it is the product of individuals who were creatures of their era and of their place and who were responding to issues and concerns that became significant in the context of their time." - from Preface. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Excellent copy. View more info

The Road to Solving Community Problems Has Been paved with Good Intentions

By: Author Unstated

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Community Research Associates, Inc.: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56502263


94 pages. "A brief analysis of the attitudes, knowledge, technologies, and changes in institutional practices requisite to the prevention, resolution or control of major community problems." - from title page. Moderate wear. Some soiling to front board. Contents unmarked. Solid copy View more info

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Lives of the Bigamists: Marriage, Family, and Community in Colonial Mexico

By: Boyer, Richard

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, University of New Mexico Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 743G1450


0826315712 340 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Light wear. Tight and square. Moderate quantity of light pencil underlining and marginalia to contents. A quality copy. View more info

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The Haida Indians: Cultural Change Mainly Between 1876-1970 (Monographs & Theoretical Stds in Sociology&Anthropology in Honour Nels Anderson V Pub 8) ... Studies in Sociology and Anthropo)

By: Brink, J H

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Netherlands, Brill: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 731H1374


9004039910 275 pages. Selected blbliography. Index. "The results of extensive and thorough research, incorporated into a sociographic historical description of the culture and social organization of two groups of Haida Indians on the Queen Charlotte Islands off the west cost of Canada, elucidate the differences and similarities which can occur in developmental patterns and the influences which can lead to such divergence." - from dust jacket. Usual library ma... View more info

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Masculinities

By: Connell, R.W.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 565A6056


1863738258 295 pages. Bibliography. Index. Black and white plates. "How masculinities are made and how they differ; why gender change occurs and how men handle it; how social science understands masculinity; how we can pursue social justice in a gendered world." - from title page. View more info

Technology and Society

By: Dorf, R.C.

Price: $44.99

Publisher: San Francisco, Boyd and Fraser: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 56509196


0878350527 429 pages including index. Assists the student in exploring the philosophical, economic, and historical bases of engineering and technological change as well as the petential we have for understanding (and therefore controlling) technological innovation. Includes black and white illustrations, charts and graphs. Unmarked. Average wear. View more info

All together now: Creating a social capital mosaic

By: Frances Ricks

Price: $59.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Vanier Institute of the Family: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56502132


1550582011 151 pages including extensive bibliography. Extends an invitation to join in the search to discover the essential foundations of community. Former reference copy with card pocket inside front cover, else clean and unmarked with light wear. Very nice copy. View more info

Beyond Anorexia: Narrative, Spirituality and Recovery

By: Garrett, Catherine

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56501250


0521629837 245 pages including index. A sociological exploration of how people recover from what medicine labels 'eating disorders', and the first book to focus exclusively on recovery. "...a bold new departure in the approach to anorexia" - Joel Kovel, Bard College, New York. Very light wear. Clean, bright and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

The Biological Roots of Human Nature: Forging Links between Evolution and Behavior

By: Goldsmith, Timothy H.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 56506695


0195062884 161 pages including index. Small bit of soiling to top edge of text. Argues that biology has a great deal to say that should be of interst to social scientists, historians, philosophers, and humanists in general. Draws examples from neurobiology, psychology, and ethology. Significantly advances a more well-rounded view of human evolution and sheds new light on the perennial question of what it means to be human. View more info

Prevention and Control of Juvenile Delinquency

By: Lundman, Richard J.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 56507341


0195064070 279 pages including index. "An excellent, compact review of some of the best and most famous evaluation research on intervention programs for juvenile delinquents..." - Contemporary Sociology. Unmarked copy with light wear. View more info

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Essays on the Sociology of Culture

By: Mannheim, Karl

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 567A2884


253 pages. Index. "Contains three hitherto unpublished essays by Karl Mannheim." - from dust jacket. i Towards the Sociology of teh Mind, An Introduction ii The Problem of the Intelligentsia, An Inquiry into its Past and Present Role iii The Democratization of Culture. Book clean and unmarked. Opening along front hinge. Above-average wear to dust jacket. A worthy working copy. View more info

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Essays on the Sociology of Knowledge

By: Mannheim, Karl

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 567A2885


327 pages. Index. "Offers for the first time in English a number of essays, originally produced in various German periodicals, in which the author first elaborated his insight into the social dimensions of thinking." - from dust jacket. Light wear to clean unmarked book. Somewhat above-average wear to dust jacket. Prior owner's name clipped from top corner of first two pages. A sound copy. View more info

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Race and Ethnic Relations: American and Global Perspectives

By: Marger, Martin N.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Wadsworth Publishing: 1997

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 565A5084


0534505635 620 pages. Index. Few markings to contents. Clean with very light wear. Very nice tight copy. View more info

Dreams Of Millennium - Report from a Culture on the Brink

By: Mark Kingwell

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Viking: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56508441


0670867497 372 pages including index. "I loved it... This is an important dispatch from the trenches as we slouch towards the millennium, giving us some moral and cultural guidance for the parlous journey." - Peter C. Newman. Part polemic, part personal journalism, part intellectual fodder. Examines the disparate cultural phenomena - global warming, economic and democratic demise, Internet enthusiasm - that fost er millennial anxiety and link us to other apoco... View more info

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From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology

By: Max Weber; Hans H. Gerth

Price: $89.95

Publisher: London, Taylor & Francis Books Ltd: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 567A1616


0710032544 490 pages. Index. Footnotes. "An anthology of the work of Weber in the fields of science and politics, power, religion and social structure. Each section contains either the original essays in their entirety, or extensive excerpts from Weber's works on the subject under discussion." - from dust jacket. Average wear to book which is unmarked but for some squiggles to lower edge of textblock. Binding sound. Dust jacket heavily worn. View more info

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Making Vancouver: Class, Status, and Social Boundaries, 1863-1913

By: McDonald, Robert A. J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, UBC Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155H1812


0774805552 316 pages. Footnotes, select bibliography and index. Black and white illustrations. "Explores the years 1863 to 1913, when the population and institutions of this young community had not yet stabilized and expectations of material betterment remained high." - from dust jacket. Few markings to contents. Moderate wear. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Bordart. A sound copy. Vancouver Sun review clipping laid-in. View more info