A social network is a social structure made up of a set of social actors (such as individuals or organizations), sets of dyadic ties, and other Social relation between actors. The social network perspective provides a set of methods for analyzing the structure of whole social entities as well as a variety of theories explaining the patterns observed in these structures. ξ1 The study of these structures uses social network analysis to identify local and global patterns, locate influential entities, and ..
Women and Socialism, Socialism and Women Binding: Paperback Publisher: Berghahn Books Publish Date: 1999/03/01 Language: ENGLISH Pages: 591 Dimensions: 8.50 x 5.75 x 1.25 Weight: 1.50 ISBN-13: 9781571811523
Compassion is a politically charged virtue, and yet we know surprisingly little about the uses (and abuses) of compassion in political environments.Covering sociology, political theory and psychology, and with contributions from Martha Nussbaum and Andrew ..
Rethinking Serial Murder, Spree Killing, and Atrocities: Beyond the Usual Distinctions (Routledge Advances in Sociology) Publisher: Taylor & Francis Publish Date: 12/9/2014 Language: ENGLISH Pages: 190 Weight: 1.44 ISBN-13: 9781138832985 Dewey: 364.152/32
Persistently overlooked, however, is bohemians' distinctive relationship to work. In this book, sociologist Judith R. Halasz examines the fascinating junctures between bohemian labor and life. Weaving together historiography, ethnography, and personal expe..
The author's vivid, inviting writing style; eye for the most compelling current examples; use of photo-essays and companion videos; thorough presentation of sociological theory, including contemporary perspectives such as feminism and postmodernism; and em..