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              The Social Mobility Of Women: Beyond Male Mobility Models
               

              The Social Mobility Of Women: Beyond Male Mobility Models (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Payne, Geoff; Abbott, Pamela

              • RRP: $83.99
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              An attempt to produce a systematic treatment of social mobility, this book draws together scattered evidence and provides a framework for understanding the circumstances of the mobility of women and re-defining accepted notions of social mobility as a whole.

              ISBN 9781850008460
              Released AU 23 Nov 1990
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Social Mobility Of Women: Beyond Male Mobility Models

              The Social Mobility Of Women: Beyond Male Mobility Models (Hardback)

              By Payne, Geoff; Abbott, Pamela

              • RRP: $231.00
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              An attempt to produce a systematic treatment of social mobility, this book draws together scattered evidence and provides a framework for understanding the circumstances of the mobility of women and re-defining Accepted Notions Of Social Mobility As A Whole.

              ISBN 9781850008453
              Released AU 23 Nov 1990
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              New Directions In The Sociology Of Health
               

              New Directions In The Sociology Of Health (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Payne, Geoff; Abbott, Pamela

              • RRP: $90.99
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              The area of the sociology of medicine has developed its own internal debates. Over the years there has been a shift from a sociology in medicine to a sociology of medicine and then towards a sociology of health and illness. This book discusses the latter perspective.

              ISBN 9781850007876
              Released AU 13 Aug 1990
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Explorations in sociology
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              Sociology and Social Research
               

              Sociology and Social Research (Hardback)

              By Payne, Geoff; Dingwall, Professor Robert; Payne, Judy; Carter, Mick

              • RRP: $252.00
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              A social science which has become so remote from the society which pays for its upkeep is ultimately doomed, threatened less by repression than by intellectual contempt and financial neglect. This is the message of the authors of this book in this reassessment of the evolution an...d present state of British sociology. Their investigation analyses the discipline as a social institution, whose product is inexorably shaped by the everyday circumstances of its producers; it is the concrete outcome of people's work, rather than a body of abstract ideas. Drawing upon their varied experience as teachers and researchers, they identify three major trends in contemporary sociology. First, that the discipline's rapid expansion has led to a retreat from rigorous research into Utopian and introspective theorising. Second, that the concept of sociological research is being taught in a totally false way because of this, and encourages 'research' within a wholly academic environment. Third, that the current unpopularity of sociology with academics, prospective students and politicians is no coincidence, but a reflection of the conditions under which sociology is now produced and practised. In Sociology and Social Research the authors suggest substantial changes in sociological research, the way in which it is carried out and the conditions under which it is undertaken. Their book is a timely warning to fellow sociologists when the profession is under attack as a result of public expenditure cuts.
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              ISBN 9781138783799
              Released AU 8 Aug 2014
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory
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              Work and the Enterprise Culture
               

              Work and the Enterprise Culture (Paperback)

              Edited by Cross, Malcolm; Payne, Geoff

              • RRP: $58.99
              • $58.99
              • Pub Date
                31 May 20

              Work and Enterprise Culture examines the world of work in the light of the major changes that have occurred over the last decade. In particular, the book focuses on what is understood by the term the 'enterprise culture' and considers what impact, if any, this concept has on trad...itional work practices. A major feature of the book is that the essays also address questions of equal opportunity on grounds of gender and race, and examine the effects of the coming of the 'enterprise culture' has had on these concerns.
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              ISBN 9780815348252
              Released AU 31 May 2020
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association
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              Sociology and Social Research
               

              Sociology and Social Research (Paperback)

              By Payne, Geoff; Dingwall, Professor Robert; Payne, Judy; Carter, Mick

              • RRP: $75.99
              • $75.99
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              A social science which has become so remote from the society which pays for its upkeep is ultimately doomed, threatened less by repression than by intellectual contempt and financial neglect. This is the message of the authors of this book in this reassessment of the evolution an...d present state of British sociology. Their investigation analyses the discipline as a social institution, whose product is inexorably shaped by the everyday circumstances of its producers; it is the concrete outcome of people's work, rather than a body of abstract ideas. Drawing upon their varied experience as teachers and researchers, they identify three major trends in contemporary sociology. First, that the discipline's rapid expansion has led to a retreat from rigorous research into Utopian and introspective theorising. Second, that the concept of sociological research is being taught in a totally false way because of this, and encourages 'research' within a wholly academic environment. Third, that the current unpopularity of sociology with academics, prospective students and politicians is no coincidence, but a reflection of the conditions under which sociology is now produced and practised. In Sociology and Social Research the authors suggest substantial changes in sociological research, the way in which it is carried out and the conditions under which it is undertaken. Their book is a timely warning to fellow sociologists when the profession is under attack as a result of public expenditure cuts.
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              ISBN 9781138982499
              Released AU 21 Jan 2016
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory
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              New Directions In The Sociology Of Health
               

              New Directions In The Sociology Of Health (Hardback)

              Edited by Payne, Geoff

              • RRP: $315.00
              • $315.00
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              The sociology of medicine has come a long way from its origins in epidemiology and clinical practice. Like all specialist areas of study it has developed its own internal debates, over the years there has been a shift from a sociology in medicine to a sociology of medicine, and f...rom a sociolgy of medicine, towards a sociology of health and illness. It is to the development of this latter perspective that this volume is addressed.
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              ISBN 9781138421691
              Released AU 3 Jul 2017
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Social Divisions
               

              Social Divisions (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              Edited by Payne, Geoff

              • RRP: $74.99
              • $74.99
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              Society consists of people sharply divided from one another, living different lives and identifying themselves in distinct ways. This book explores each of the social divisions. It includes three major chapters, on religion, poverty and elites, combined with research and teaching... practices. It is designed for students studying social divisions.
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              ISBN 9781403944399
              Released AU 30 Mar 2006
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Work and the Enterprise Culture

              Work and the Enterprise Culture (Hardback)

              Edited by Cross, Malcolm; Payne, Geoff

              • RRP: $189.00
              • $189.00
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              Work and Enterprise Culture examines the world of work in the light of the major changes that have occurred over the last decade. In particular, the book focuses on what is understood by the term the `enterprise culture' and considers what impact, if any, this concept has on trad...itional work practices. A major feature of the book is that the essays also address questions of equal opportunity on grounds of gender and race, and examine the effects of the coming of the `enterprise culture' has had on these concerns.
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              ISBN 9780815348245
              Released AU 9 May 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association
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              New Directions in the Sociology of Health

              New Directions in the Sociology of Health (Hardback)

              Edited by Abbott, Pamela; Payne, Geoff

              • RRP: $189.00
              • $189.00
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              New Directions in the Sociology of Health links a number of contemporary issues to a broader sociological framework. It discusses health policy and programmes aimed at public concerns like AIDS, drug use, tranquilizer dependency and alcohol abuse. The work of a para-medical and l...ay workers - not least women - in health and prevention is a major focus, with particular attention being paid to the elderly and ethnic groups. Papers dealing with health at work, health in the home, and public health policy complete a collection which illustrates how sociology in the 1990s can contribute to the prevention of illness and the maintenance of good health.
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              ISBN 9780815351047
              Released AU 9 May 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association
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