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Risk and Responsibility

By: Leiss, William & Chociolko, Christina

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1994

Seller ID: SOC0762

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


405 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. An examination of the management of health and environmental risks, showing that problems arise because participants try to avoid assuming full responsibility for the consequences of the risk-taking that they advocate. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Communication Et Culture

By: Lemaire, Paul-Marcel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Quebec, QC, Les Presses De L'Universite Laval: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SOC1004

Condition: Very Good


296 pp. Light edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the free front endpaper. French text / en francais. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Homes Apart South Africa's Segregated Cities

By: Lemon, Anthony (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Il, U. S. A., Indiana University Press: 1991

Seller ID: SOC0879

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


237 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Essays looking at the lingering effects of apartheid in the major cities of South Africa. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Geographic Perspectives on Soviet Central Asia

By: Lewis, Robert A. (Ed. )

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1992

Seller ID: SOC0928

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


323 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Describes the geographic, demographic, economic and ecological problems of the region since 1945.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Pursuit of Division Race, Gender, and Preferential Hiring in Canada

By: Loney, Martin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1623

Condition: Very Good


396 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Corners protected with clear tape. Inscribed and dated by the author, inscription is to one of the people mentioned in the acknowldegements. A study of identity politics, arguing that various embedded interest in Canada have produced a divisive public agenda at the expense of a sense of shared community. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Ignorance Explosion Understanding Industrial Civilization

By: Lukasiewicz, Julius

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Carleton University Press: 1994

Seller ID: SOC0423

ISBN: 0886292379

Condition: Very Good-


272 pp. Illus. Index. References. Notes. Corners bumped, rubbed. An exploration of the deficiencies of social sciences, and the human mind in understanding the environment we have created. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Symbolic Interaction As Affect Control

By: Mackinnon, Neil J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albany, New York, State University of New York Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC0643

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


245 pp. Spine bumped. Highlighter in 2 chapters. Prev owner's name on inside front cover. Describes the theoretical implications of Affect Control Theory for qualitatively oriented people. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Out of the Ivory Tower Feminist Research for Social Change

By: Martinex, Andrea & Stuart, Meryn (Eds. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Sumach Press: 2003

Seller ID: SOC0981

Condition: Very Good-


312 pp. Notes. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A collection of essays on the importance of feminist analysis and gender studies. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Emperor's Embrace: Reflections on Animal Families and Fatherhood

By: Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Pocket Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI0120

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


253 pp. Spine bumped. Dent in upper edge of rear board. Jacket edges worn. A look at the extraordinary behaviours of nature's best fathers, and the worst, all over the world.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Image for Fault Lines Race, Work and the Politics of Changing Australia

Fault Lines Race, Work and the Politics of Changing Australia

By: Megalogenis, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Scribe Publications: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC0592

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


215 pp. Light edgewear. Corners rubbed. A look at the contradictions in Australia's political and cultural make up. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Machos, Mistresses, Madonnas Contesting the Power of Latin American Gender Imagery

Machos, Mistresses, Madonnas Contesting the Power of Latin American Gender Imagery

By: Melhuus, Marit & Stolen, Kristi Anne (Eds. )

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Verso: 1996

Seller ID: SOC0598

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


272 pp. Corners rubbed. Light wear to covers. Appears unread. Examines the representations of gender in Latin American culture, showing how gender differences affect ehtnic, national, political and economic divisions. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Challenging Codes Collective Action in the Information Age

By: Melucci, Alberto

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: SOC0697

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


441 pp. Light edgewear. Occasional margin notations in some of the first 7 chapters. French flaps. A comprehensive study of social movements, analyzing the incoporation of the effects of changing, globalized social contexts. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Women's Bodies Women's Lives Health, Well-Being and Body Image

By: Miedema, Baukje & Stoppard, Janet M. & Anderson, Vivienne (Eds. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Sumach Press: 2000

Seller ID: SOC0787

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


320 pp. Light edgewear. Prev owner's name on front endpaper. Text is clean and unmarked. A selection of essays providing a deeper understanding of how women are controlled through their bodies. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Sounds Canadian Languages and Cultures in a Multi-Ethnic Society

Sounds Canadian Languages and Cultures in a Multi-Ethnic Society

By: Migus, Paul (Ed. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Peter Martin Associates: 1975

Seller ID: SOC0791

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


261 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has some wear. Bookplate on front endpaper. Selected papers from a symposium "Languages and Culture in a Multi-ethnic Society" hedl in Ottawa in 1971. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Last One over the Wall The Massachusetts Experiment in Closing Reform Schools (Second Edition)

By: Miller, Jerome G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, Ohio State University Press: 1998

Seller ID: SOC0432

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


279 pp. Corners rubbed. Prev owner's ame on ffep. Appears unread. Miller writes of his time as head of the Massachusetts juvenile justice system, where he took the radical steps of closing reformatories and returning the young offenders tocommunity supervision and treatment. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Siblings Sex and Violence

By: Mitchell, Juliet

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Polity Press: 2003

Seller ID: SOC0572

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


252 pp. Illus. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A ground-breaking analysis of the relations of siblings and peers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Third World Women and the Politics of Feminism

By: Mohanty, Chandra Talpade & Russo, Ann & Torres, Lourdes (Eds. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Il, U. S. A., Indiana University Press: 1995

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: SOC0541

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


338 pp. Light edgewear. Appears unread. Essays on thrid world women and feminist perspectives, showing how sexism fuels racism. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Street People Speak

By: Morris, Ruth & Heffren, Colleen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oakville, ON, Mosaic Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC0679

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


149 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Inscribed by Morris on the front endpaper. An examination of the people who live on the streets of Toronto. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by One Author View more info

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Canadian Diversity 2000 and Beyond

By: Nancoo, Stephen E. & Ramcharan, Subhas (Eds. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mississauga, On, Canada, Canadian Educators' Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC0560

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


375 pp. Light edgewear. Highlighter in one section. A look at some of the major forces shaping Canadian society. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Widowhood in Modern India

By: Nayar, P. K. B. (Ed. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, The Women Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC0691

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


264 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. 16 papers from a national seminar on widowhood in India. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info