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Waisbord, Silvio - Media Sociology: A Reappraisal, ebook

Media Sociology: A Reappraisal

Waisbord, Silvio


Where is sociology in contemporary media studies? How do sociological questions and arguments shape media analysis? These are the questions addressed in this timely collection on media sociology.
Sociology was

Fleck, Christian - Sociology in Austria, ebook

Sociology in Austria

Fleck, Christian


Table of contents
1. Sociology in Austria: Introduction
Christian Fleck
2. A Remarkable Past
Christian Fleck
3. A Decade of Backwardness
Christian Fleck
4. A Missed Opportunity
Christian Fleck
5. Years of Reforms
Christian Fleck
6. The Eye of the Needle in Recruiting

Orton-Johnson, Kate - Digital Sociology, ebook

Digital Sociology

Orton-Johnson, Kate


Afterword: Digital Spaces, Sociology and Surveillance
David Lyon
Part III. Structures
8. Inequalities in the Network Society
Jan A. G. M. Dijk
9. Trillions Out of Ones and Zeros: The Sociology of Finance Encounters

Back, Les - Cultural Sociology: An Introduction, ebook

Cultural Sociology: An Introduction

Back, Les


Cultural Sociology: An Introduction is the first dedicated student textbook to address cultural sociology as a legitimate model for sociological thinking and research. Highly renowned authors present a rich overview of major sociological themes and the

Beer, David - Punk Sociology, ebook

Punk Sociology

Beer, David


Introduction: Sociology, Uncertainty, and the Possibility of an Imagined Future
David Beer
2. The Punk Ethos
David Beer
Part II. Towards a Punk Sociology
3. From a Punk Ethos to a Punk Sociology
David Beer
4. Relativistic, Open, and Eclectic:

Gross, Matthias - Environmental Sociology, ebook

Environmental Sociology

Gross, Matthias


The Experimental Turn in Environmental Sociology: Pragmatism and New Forms of Governance
Christine Overdevest, Alena Bleicher, Matthias Gross
17. Risk, Society and Environmental Policy: Risk Governance in a Complex World
Piet Sellke, Ortwin Renn

Deflem, Mathieu - Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame, ebook

Lady Gaga and the Sociology of Fame

Deflem, Mathieu


Gaga Media: From Internet to Radio
Mathieu Deflem
7. The Audience of Lady Gaga: Beyond the Little Monsters
Mathieu Deflem
8. Gaga Activism: The New Ethics of Pop Culture
Mathieu Deflem
9. The Sex of Lady Gaga
Mathieu Deflem
10. Art Pop:

Jones, Paul - Raymond Williams’s Sociology of Culture, ebook

Raymond Williams’s Sociology of Culture

Jones, Paul


Table of contents
1. Settling Accounts with ‘Culture’
Paul Jones
2. Cultural Materialism versus ‘Received Marxist Theory’
Paul Jones
3. From Criticism to Critique
Paul Jones
4. Social Formalism
Paul Jones
5. Towards a Sociology of Culture
Paul Jones
6. Cultural Production and

Kingdon, Carol - Sociology for Midwives, ebook

Sociology for Midwives

Kingdon, Carol


This book introduces key topics from sociology which are relevant to midwifery audiences. Introductions to the classical theorists and the more recent sociological perspectives that shape contemporary sociology are presented in the context of their applicability