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              Experiencing Globalization: Religion in Contemporary Contexts
                

              Experiencing Globalization: Religion in Contemporary Contexts (Hardback)

              Edited by Nault, Derrick M.; Dawei, Bei; Voulgarakis, Evangelos; Paterson, Rab; Suva, Cesar Andres-Miguel

              • RRP: $155.50
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              This collection of essays, with special reference to Asia, analyzes religion through lived experience and reveals how religious phenomena are inextricably linked to globalizing processes.

              ISBN 9780857285591
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2013
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Ageing, Corporeality and Embodiment
               

              Ageing, Corporeality and Embodiment (Hardback)

              By Gilleard, Chris; Higgs, Paul

              • RRP: $155.50
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              This book investigates the emergence of a 'new ageing' and its realisation through the body. The work explores new forms of embodiment concerned with identity and care of the self, which have seen the body become a site for ageing differently - for ageing without becoming old.

              ISBN 9780857283290
              Released NZ 15 May 2013
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Ernst Cassirer and the Critical Science of Germany, 1899-1919
               

              Ernst Cassirer and the Critical Science of Germany, 1899-1919 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Moynahan, Gregory B.

              • RRP: $54.00
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              Reconstructing the relationship between science and politics in Imperial Germany, this book covers the early work of the philosopher and historian Ernst Cassirer (1874-1945) and discusses his relation to the Marburg School of philosophy.

              ISBN 9781783083435
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2014
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China: A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
               

              Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China: A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life (Hardback)

              By Tong, Joy Kooi-Chin

              • RRP: $155.50
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              Inspired by Max Weber's thesis on the Protestant ethic, this volume examines the influence of Christianity on overseas Chinese entrepreneurs working in China during its transition from a centrally-planned economy toward a market economy under Communist rule.

              ISBN 9780857283535
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2012
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Post-Truth: Knowledge As A Power Game
               

              Post-Truth: Knowledge As A Power Game (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Fuller, Steve

              • RRP: $84.99
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              'Post-truth', Oxford Dictionary's 2016 word of the year, appears to cover only the turn away from reason in contemporary politics. In fact the truth behind 'post-truth' is historically and philosophically more complex. As Fuller shows in this book, the concept reaches into the na...ture of knowledge itself.
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              ISBN 9781783086948
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2018
              Publisher Anthem Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              A. N. Whitehead and Social Theory: Tracing a Culture of Thought
               

              A. N. Whitehead and Social Theory: Tracing a Culture of Thought (PDF ebook)

              By Halewood, Michael

              This book outlines A.N. Whitehead's philosophy of process and uses it to re-orient a range of topics within social theory, namely: the relation of language and the body; sexual difference and conceptions of nature; the question of realism; the concept of the social; and capitalis...m as process.
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              ISBN 9781783080991
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              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2013
              Publisher Anthem Press
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              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              The Art and Science of Sociology: Essays in Honor of Edward A. Tiryakian
               

              The Art and Science of Sociology: Essays in Honor of Edward A. Tiryakian (Hardback)

              Edited by Robertson, Roland; Simpson, John; Buhari-Gulmez, Didem

              • RRP: $139.99
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              A festschrift honoring the work of Edward A. Tiryakian, consisting of a large number of essays.

              ISBN 9781783085644
              Released NZ 6 Jul 2016
              Publisher Anthem Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Structure, Agency and Biotechnology: The Case of the Rothamsted GM Wheat Trials
               

              Structure, Agency and Biotechnology: The Case of the Rothamsted GM Wheat Trials (Hardback)

              By Panagiotou, Aristeidis

              • RRP: $139.99
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              Structure, Agency, Biotechnology argues for the significance of sociological theory and highlights the insights that it can offer into the study of agricultural biotechnology.

              ISBN 9781783087037
              Released NZ 3 Jul 2017
              Publisher Anthem Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Post-Truth: Knowledge As A Power Game
               

              Post-Truth: Knowledge As A Power Game (Hardback)

              By Fuller, Steve

              • RRP: $144.00
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              'Post-truth', Oxford Dictionary's 2016 word of the year, appears to cover only the turn away from reason in contemporary politics. In fact the truth behind 'post-truth' is historically and philosophically more complex. As Fuller shows in this book, the concept reaches into the na...ture of knowledge itself.
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              ISBN 9781783086931
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2018
              Publisher Anthem Press
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              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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              Consumption, Cities and States: Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities
               

              Consumption, Cities and States: Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities (PDF ebook)

              By Brooks, Ann; Wee, Lionel

              'Consumption, Cities and States: Comparing Singapore with Asian and Western Cities' examines the fascinating intersection of consumption, citizenship and the state in a cross-section of global cities in Asia and the West.

              ISBN 9781783082377
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              Language en
              Released NZ 15 May 2014
              Publisher Anthem Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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