Sociology kategória termékei

Friedan, Betty: The Feminine Mystique
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Friedan, Betty
The Feminine Mystique

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2010

Betty Friedan (1921-2006) is hailed by historians as a seminal figure in the 'Second Wave' of the women's feminist movement. In 1957, Fri...

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71.15 RON 67.60 RON
Diamond, Jared: Guns, Germs, and Steel
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Diamond, Jared
Guns, Germs, and Steel

Norton & Company, 2017

Why did Eurasians conquer, displace, or decimate Native Americans, Australians, and Africans, instead of the reverse? In this "artful, in...

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66.52 RON 63.20 RON
Perez, Caroline Criado: Invisible Women
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Perez, Caroline Criado
Invisible Women

Random House UK Ltd, 2020

Combining data crunching and analysis, personal stories and an international pool of examples, the massive extent to which policy, health...

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71.20 RON 67.64 RON
Hooks, Bell: All about Love: New Visions
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Hooks, Bell
All about Love: New Visions

Harper Collins Publ. USA, 2001

The acclaimed first volume in feminist icon bell hooks' "Love Song to the Nation,” All About Love is a revelation about what causes a pol...

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Ehhez a termékhez egyelőre nincs kép az adatbázisunkban.
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Pan, Jessica
Sorry I'm Late, I Didn't Want to Come

Transworld Publ. Ltd UK, 2020

A self-professed introvert finds herself bored and lonely and therefore, over the course of a year, gives gregariousness a try - improv, ...

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Galeotti, Mark: The Vory
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Galeotti, Mark
The Vory

Yale University Press, 2019

Authority on Russian organised crime Mark Galeotti reveals the history of the much feared Vor v Zakone, drawing on twenty years of on-the...

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79.53 RON 75.56 RON
DiAngelo, Robin: White Fragility
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DiAngelo, Robin
White Fragility

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2019

Robin DiAngelo is an academic, lecturer, and author working in the fields of critical discourse analysis and whiteness studies. She is a ...

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Goodman, Marc: Future Crimes
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Goodman, Marc
Future Crimes

Transworld Publ. Ltd UK, 2016

Technological advances have benefited our world in immeasurable ways, but there is an ominous flipside. Criminals are often the earliest,...

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71.69 RON 68.11 RON
Hua, Yu: China in Ten Words
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Hua, Yu
China in Ten Words

Random House LCC US, 2012

From one of China's most acclaimed writers: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades. Framed by te...

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Perry, Grayson: The Descent of Man
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Perry, Grayson
The Descent of Man

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2017

'A breeze of a read, makes you see our male-manufactured world a little differently' Matt Haig 'GRAYSON PERRY FOR KING AND QUEEN OF ENGLA...

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Ehhez a termékhez egyelőre nincs kép az adatbázisunkban.
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Russell, Stuart
Human Compatible

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2020

A FINANCIAL TIMES BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: 'The most important book I have read in quite some time' Daniel Kahneman; 'A must-read' Max Tegm...

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79.28 RON 75.32 RON
Desmond, Matthew: Evicted
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Desmond, Matthew
Evicted

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2017

2015 MacArthur 'Genius' award winner Matthew Desmond is an associate professor of sociology and social science at Harvard University and ...

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79.47 RON 75.50 RON
Downs, Alan: The Velvet Rage
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Downs, Alan
The Velvet Rage

Little, Brown Book Group, 2012

A groundbreaking examination of the psychology of homosexuality, why it leads to shame over one's identity and how to overcome it

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79.23 RON 75.27 RON
Elkin, Lauren: Flaneuse
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Elkin, Lauren
Flaneuse

Random House UK Ltd, 2017

Selected as Book of the Year by the "Financial Times, Guardian, New Statesman" and the "Observer", amongst others, this title combines pa...

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71.29 RON 67.73 RON
Briggs, Jean L.: Never in Anger
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Briggs, Jean L.
Never in Anger

Harvard University Press, 1971

Anthropologist Jean Briggs spent seventeen months living on a remote Arctic shore as the "adopted daughter" of an Eskimo family. Through ...

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Sennett, Richard: Together
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Sennett, Richard
Together

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2013

Richard Sennett was founder director of the New York Institute for the Humanities, and is now University Professor at New York University...

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71.10 RON 67.55 RON
Frances-White, Deborah: The Guilty Feminist
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Frances-White, Deborah
The Guilty Feminist

Little, Brown Book Group, 2019

In 2015 I described myself as 'guilty feminist' for the first time. My goals were noble but my concerns were trivial. I wanted desperatel...

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Hari, Johann: Chasing the Scream
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Hari, Johann
Chasing the Scream

Bloomsbury UK, 2019

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER THE INSPIRATION FOR THE FEATURE FILM THE UNITED STATES VS. BILLIE HOLIDAY 'Screamingly addictive' STEPHEN F...

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Wrangham, Richard: Catching Fire
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Wrangham, Richard
Catching Fire

Profile Books, 2010

Subtitled, "How Cooking Made Us Human". Paperback edition of Wrangham's original book, which argues that is was our habit of eating cooke...

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79.28 RON 75.32 RON
Beachy, Robert: Gay Berlin
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Beachy, Robert
Gay Berlin

Random House LCC US, 2015

Winner of Randy Shilts Award In the half century before the Nazis rose to power, Berlin became the undisputed gay capital of the world. A...

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99.14 RON 94.19 RON
Sennett, Richard: Building and Dwelling
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Sennett, Richard
Building and Dwelling

Penguin Books Ltd (UK), 2019

Richard Sennett's previous books include The Fall of Public Man, Flesh and Stone and Respect, as well as two previous volumes in his Homo...

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79.42 RON 75.45 RON
Wolf, Naomi: Vagina
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Wolf, Naomi
Vagina

Little, Brown Book Group, 2013

`Writing with her signature blend of poetry and polemics, Naomi Wolf delivers a fiercely courageous portrait of female sexuality in the t...

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71.50 RON 67.93 RON
DiAngelo, Robin: White Fragility
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DiAngelo, Robin
White Fragility

Penguin LCC US, 2018

The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are ch...

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73.91 RON 70.22 RON
Clausing, Kimberly: Open
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Clausing, Kimberly
Open

Harvard University Press, 2020

A Financial Times Best Economics Book of the Year A Foreign Affairs Best Book of the Year "A highly intelligent, fact-based defense of th...

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105.39 RON 100.13 RON
Susskind, Jamie: Future Politics
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Susskind, Jamie
Future Politics

Oxford University Press, 2020

Future Politics confronts the most important question of our time: how will digital technology change society?

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Ash, Alec: Wish Lanterns
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Ash, Alec
Wish Lanterns

Pan Macmillan, 2017

AS READ ON BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK 'Fluently written with nice touches of humour . . . this book supplies much food for thought' Fin...

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Eltahawy, Mona: Headscarves and Hymens
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Eltahawy, Mona
Headscarves and Hymens

Orion Publishing Group, 2016

In November 2011, Mona Eltahawy came to worldwide attention when she was assaulted by police during the Egyptian Revolution. She responde...

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Chase-Dunn, Christopher: Global Struggles and Social Change
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Chase-Dunn, Christopher
Global Struggles and Social Change

J. Hopkins Uni. Press, 2020

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Engelhardt, Henriette - Schulz, Florian - Büyükkececi, Zafer: Demographic and Human Development in the Middle East and North Africa
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Engelhardt, Henriette - Schulz, Florian - Büyükkececi, Zafer
Demographic and Human Development in the Middle East and North Africa

Otto-Friedrich-Universit„t Bamberg, 2018

In this book, we study demographic developments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). In the past, the demographic developments in ...

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98.74 RON 93.81 RON
Branch, Harvey A.: Racism the Sickness of America: Twelve Things the Negro(african-American)Must Do for Himself and Twelve Things White People(european-Americans)Must Do
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U. S. Department of Justice - U. S. Department of Justice, S. Departme: The Criminal Use of False Identification
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U. S. Department of Justice - U. S. Department of Justice, S. Departme
The Criminal Use of False Identification

INTL LAW & TAXATION PUBL, 2004

The criminal use of false identification is a national problem with a multi-billion dollar impact on government, business, and the genera...

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98.84 RON 93.90 RON
Ramanathan, Geetha: The Female in German Modernisms
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Ramanathan, Geetha
The Female in German Modernisms

WiSa, 2019

Based on scholarly familiarity with the history and study of international modernisms, the book takes the case of Germany, where it is mo...

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168.46 RON 160.04 RON
Gruneau, Richard: Mega-Events and Globalization
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Gruneau, Richard
Mega-Events and Globalization

Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017

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George, Amber: Screening the Nonhuman
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George, Amber
Screening the Nonhuman

Lexington, 2018

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Gruber, Stefan: The Long-term Consequences of Migration
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Gruber, Stefan
The Long-term Consequences of Migration

Otto-Friedrich-Universit„t Bamberg, 2018

Migration and population ageing belong to the central challenges for the current and future Europe. Since 1985, the number of inhabitants...

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101.70 RON 96.62 RON
Meadow, Tey: Trans Kids
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Meadow, Tey
Trans Kids

University of California, 2018

Trans Kids is a trenchant ethnographic and interview-based study of the first generation of families affirming and facilitating gender no...

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167.23 RON 158.87 RON
Joseph, Martin: Sociology for Business
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Joseph, Martin
Sociology for Business

Polity Press, 1989

With material on changing occupational structures and business enterprises of the future, together with questions, case study and project...

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Luxury, Makmak: I'm Homo Bitch: Elegant Gold & Black Notebook Show Them You Take Pride in Being Gay! Stylish Luxury Journal
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McClellan Ph. D., Janet E.: Profiling Serial Murder: The Investigation of Violent Sexualized Homicide
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McClellan Ph. D., Janet E.
Profiling Serial Murder: The Investigation of Violent Sexualized Homicide

INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED, 2019

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Rajan, Raghuram: The Third Pillar
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Rajan, Raghuram
The Third Pillar

Harper Collins Publ. UK, 2020

A broad analysis of the populist backlash against globalisation, highlighting an emphasis on community as a potential way to continue lib...

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71.35 RON 67.79 RON
Whelan, Ella: What Women Want: Fun, Freedom and an End to Feminism
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Whelan, Ella
What Women Want: Fun, Freedom and an End to Feminism

CONNOR COURT PUB, 2017

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Mroz, Jacqueline: Girl Talk
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Mroz, Jacqueline
Girl Talk

Seal Press, 2018

A New York Times' science reporter's investigation into the fascinating and distinctive nature of women's friendships, and how they shape...

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Maddicks, Russell: Nicaragua - Culture Smart!
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Maddicks, Russell
Nicaragua - Culture Smart!

Kuperard, 2019

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Terrio, Susan J.: Judging Mohammed
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Terrio, Susan J.
Judging Mohammed

Stanford University Press, 2009

This groundbreaking study goes inside France's juvenile court system and follows young people, largely of foreign ancestry, from arrest t...

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Leftwich, Adrian: Leftwich, A: Democracy and Development
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Leftwich, Adrian
Leftwich, A: Democracy and Development

1995

∗ This book contains specially commissioned chapters by leading experts on economic development in the Third World. ∗ Leftwich examines ...

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Grasmuck, Sherri: Grasmuck, S: Between Two Islands (Paper)
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Grasmuck, Sherri
Grasmuck, S: Between Two Islands (Paper)

1992

Popular notions about migration to the United States from Latin America and the Caribbean are too often distorted by memories of earlier ...

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Ramet, Sabrina P.: Ramet, S: Gender Reversals and Gender Cultures
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Ramet, Sabrina P.
Ramet, S: Gender Reversals and Gender Cultures

1996

Explores the historical and cultural diversity of the experience of gender reversal over an exceptional geographical and chronological ra...

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236.95 RON 225.11 RON
Taibbi, Matt: I Can't Breathe
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Taibbi, Matt
I Can't Breathe

Random House UK Ltd, 2018

The incredible story of the death of Eric Garner, the birth of the 'Black Lives Matter' movement and the new fault lines of race, protest...

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Wald, Sarah D.: The Nature of California
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Wald, Sarah D.
The Nature of California

University of Washington Press, 2016

Sarah D. Wald is assistant professor of English and environmental studies at the University of Oregon.

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Jaeger, Birgit: Young Technologies in Old Hands
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Jaeger, Birgit
Young Technologies in Old Hands

DJOFPublishing, 2005

The field of Senior Citizens and information and communication technology (ICT) is a rather new field and there is not much published in ...

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155.65 RON 147.87 RON
Shaw, Martin: The New Western Way of War
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Shaw, Martin
The New Western Way of War

Polity Press, 2005

In this seminal new work, Martin Shaw, a leading expert on the sociology of war, argues that the new Western way of war is in crisis. He ...

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115.98 RON 110.19 RON
Lyons, Andrew P. - Lyons, Harriet D.: Irregular Connections
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Lyons, Andrew P. - Lyons, Harriet D.
Irregular Connections

University of Nebraska Press, 2004

Irregular Connections traces the anthropological study of sex from the eighteenth century to the present, focusing primarily on social an...

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189.89 RON 180.40 RON
Winther, Dale E.: The Brotherhood of the Beast
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Winther, Dale E.
The Brotherhood of the Beast

YORKSHIRE PUB, 2017

The entire world came under the tyrannical rule of the Brotherhood of the Beast-the elites who ran everything. Freedom was becoming a dis...

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79.42 RON 75.45 RON
Martin, Gus: The New Era of Terrorism: Selected Readings
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Martin, Gus
The New Era of Terrorism: Selected Readings

SAGE PUBN, 2004

September 11, 2001 affected every sector of society in the United States. In order to restore the nation's sense of well-being, a new Dep...

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374.81 RON 356.07 RON
Porta, Donatella della: Corrupt Exchanges
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Porta, Donatella della
Corrupt Exchanges

Aldine de Gruyter, 1999

Political corruption has traditionally been presented as a phenomenon characteristic of developing countries, authoritarian regimes, or s...

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256.66 RON 243.83 RON
Denvir, Daniel: All-American Nativism
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Denvir, Daniel
All-American Nativism

Verso Books, 2020

For three decades establishment Democrats and Republicans have led a bipartisan assault on immigrants. Pulled further and further right b...

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101.79 RON 96.71 RON
Child Poverty, Youth (Un)Employment, and Social Inclusion.
idegen Child Poverty, Youth (Un)Employment, and Social Inclusion.

ibidem, 2016

Worldwide child and youth poverty and deprivation remain the biggest barrier to achieving a better life in adulthood. Progress in lifting...

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168.66 RON 160.23 RON
Broek, Melissa van den: Preventing Money Laundering
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Broek, Melissa van den
Preventing Money Laundering

Eleven International Publishing, 2015

Money laundering is criminalised virtually all around the world and has been a law enforcement priority since the early 1990s. The intern...

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390.19 RON 370.69 RON
Lasch, Christopher: Haven in a Heartless World
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Lasch, Christopher
Haven in a Heartless World

W W NORTON & CO, 1995

One of the earliest and sharpest cultural commentators to investigate the twentieth-century American family, Christopher Lasch argues in ...

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110.47 RON 104.95 RON
Hoffman, John: Citizenship Beyond the State
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Hoffman, John
Citizenship Beyond the State

SAGE PUBN, 2004

Is 'citizenship' still a useful concept? Can citizens - and democracy - exist independently of the state? This text provides an acces...

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