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Handbook of social problems : a comparative international perspective, edited by George Ritzer

Label
Handbook of social problems : a comparative international perspective
Title
Handbook of social problems
Title remainder
a comparative international perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by George Ritzer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ritzer, George
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  • Social problems
  • Social problems
Label
Handbook of social problems : a comparative international perspective, edited by George Ritzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction. Social problems : a comparative international perspective / George Ritzer -- Theoretical issues in the study of social problems and deviance / Joel Best -- Methodological issues in the study of social problems / Norman K. Denzin and Yvonna S. Lincoln -- Social problems and public policy / Tim Blackman, Teeside and Roberta Woods -- Social Problems. Population change / Sonalde Desai -- Ecological problems / Steven Yearley -- Global inequality / Salvatore J. Babones and Jonathan H. Turner -- Racism in comparative perspective / Joe R. Feagin and Pinar Batura -- Ethnic conflict as a global social problem / Thomas D. Hall and Lester M. Jones -- Gender inequality / Amy S. Wharton -- Urban problems in global perspective / Chigon Kim and Mark Gottdiener -- Work-related social problems / Teresa A. Sullivan -- The media and social problems / Douglas Kellner -- Consumption as a social problem / Douglas J. Goodman -- Family problems in global perspective / Felix M. Berardo and Constance L. Shehan -- Racial and ethnic educational inequality in global perspective / Caroline Hodges Persell, Richard Arum, and Kathryn Seufert -- Health as a social problem / William C. Cockerham -- How medical care systems become social problems / Andrew Twaddle -- Aids as a social problem : the creation of social pariahs in the management of an epidemic / Bronwen Lichtenstein -- War, militarism and national security / Ian Roxborough -- Sea change : the modern terrorist environment in perspective / Gus Martin -- The geopolitics of mass destruction : how genocide became a global social problem / David Norman Smith -- Globalization / John Boli -- Technology and social problems / Frank Webster and Mark Erickson, Aston -- The internet as a global social problem / Gili S. Drori -- Risk / John Tulloch -- Deviance. Crime / Michael Tonry -- Juvenile delinquency / Mark C. Stafford -- Drug use as a global social problem / Erich Goode -- The sexual spectacle : making a public culture of sexual problems / Ken Plummer -- Modern day folk devils and the problem of children's presence in the global sex trade / Julia O'Connell Davidson -- Mental illness as a social problem / Howard B. Kaplan -- Disability as a global issue / Gary L. Albrecht -- Corruption as a global social problem / Gary LaFree and Nancy Morris
  • Norman K. Denzin and Yvonna S. Lincoln
  • Gary L. Albrecht
  • 34.
  • Corruption as a Global Social Problem
  • Gary LaFree and Nancy Morris
  • 4.
  • Social Problems and Public Policy
  • Tim Blackman and Roberta Woods
  • 5.
  • Population Change
  • Sanalde Desai
  • 6.
  • Ecological Problems
  • Steven Yearley
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Global Inequality
  • Salvatore J. Babones and Jonathan H. Turner
  • 8.
  • Racism in Comparative Perspective
  • Joe R. Feagin and Pinar Batur
  • 9.
  • Ethnic Conflict as a Global Social Problem
  • Thomas D. Hall
  • 10.
  • Social Problems: A Comparative International Perspective
  • Gender Inequality
  • Amy S. Wharton
  • 11.
  • Urban Problems in Global Perspective
  • Chigon Kim and Mark Gottdiener
  • 12.
  • Work-Related Social Problems
  • Teresa A. Sullivan
  • 13.
  • The Media and Social Problems
  • George Ritzer
  • Douglas Kellner
  • 14.
  • Consumption as a Social Problem
  • Douglas J. Goodman
  • 15.
  • Family Problems in Global Perspective
  • Felix M. Berardo and Constance L. Shehan
  • 16.
  • Racial and Ethnic Educational Inequality in Global Perspective
  • Caroline Hodges Persell, Richard Arum and Kathryn Seufert
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Health as a Social Problem
  • William C. Cockerham
  • 18.
  • How Medical Care Systems Become Social Problems
  • Andrew Twaddle
  • 19.
  • AIDS as a Social Problem: The Creation of Social Pariahs in the Management of an Epidemic
  • Bronwen Lichtenstein
  • 20.
  • Theoretical Issues in the Study of Social Problems and Deviance
  • War, Militarism, and National Security
  • Ian Roxborough
  • 21.
  • Sea Change: The Modern Terrorist Environment in Perspective
  • Gus Martin
  • 22.
  • The Rhetoric and Reality of "Mass Destruction": How Genocide Became an International Social Problem
  • David Norman Smith
  • 23.
  • Globalization
  • Joel Best
  • John Boli, Michael A. Elliott and Franziska Bieri
  • 24.
  • Technology and Social Problems
  • Frank Webster and Mark Erickson
  • 25.
  • The Internet as a Global Social Problem
  • Gili S. Drori
  • 26.
  • Risk
  • John Tulloch
  • 3.
  • 27.
  • Crime
  • Michael Tonry
  • 28.
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Mark C. Stafford
  • 29.
  • Drug Use as a Global Social Problem
  • Erich Goode
  • 30.
  • Methodological Issues in the Study of Social Problems
  • The Sexual Spectacle: Making a Public Culture of Sexual Problems
  • Ken Plummer
  • 31.
  • Modern-Day Folk Devils and the Problem of Children's Presence in the Global Sex Trade
  • Julia O'Connell Davidson
  • 32.
  • Mental Illness as a Social Problem
  • Howard B. Kaplan
  • 33.
  • Disability as a Global Issue
Control code
7839629
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 687 p.
Isbn
9780761926108
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2003015883
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Handbook of social problems : a comparative international perspective, edited by George Ritzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction. Social problems : a comparative international perspective / George Ritzer -- Theoretical issues in the study of social problems and deviance / Joel Best -- Methodological issues in the study of social problems / Norman K. Denzin and Yvonna S. Lincoln -- Social problems and public policy / Tim Blackman, Teeside and Roberta Woods -- Social Problems. Population change / Sonalde Desai -- Ecological problems / Steven Yearley -- Global inequality / Salvatore J. Babones and Jonathan H. Turner -- Racism in comparative perspective / Joe R. Feagin and Pinar Batura -- Ethnic conflict as a global social problem / Thomas D. Hall and Lester M. Jones -- Gender inequality / Amy S. Wharton -- Urban problems in global perspective / Chigon Kim and Mark Gottdiener -- Work-related social problems / Teresa A. Sullivan -- The media and social problems / Douglas Kellner -- Consumption as a social problem / Douglas J. Goodman -- Family problems in global perspective / Felix M. Berardo and Constance L. Shehan -- Racial and ethnic educational inequality in global perspective / Caroline Hodges Persell, Richard Arum, and Kathryn Seufert -- Health as a social problem / William C. Cockerham -- How medical care systems become social problems / Andrew Twaddle -- Aids as a social problem : the creation of social pariahs in the management of an epidemic / Bronwen Lichtenstein -- War, militarism and national security / Ian Roxborough -- Sea change : the modern terrorist environment in perspective / Gus Martin -- The geopolitics of mass destruction : how genocide became a global social problem / David Norman Smith -- Globalization / John Boli -- Technology and social problems / Frank Webster and Mark Erickson, Aston -- The internet as a global social problem / Gili S. Drori -- Risk / John Tulloch -- Deviance. Crime / Michael Tonry -- Juvenile delinquency / Mark C. Stafford -- Drug use as a global social problem / Erich Goode -- The sexual spectacle : making a public culture of sexual problems / Ken Plummer -- Modern day folk devils and the problem of children's presence in the global sex trade / Julia O'Connell Davidson -- Mental illness as a social problem / Howard B. Kaplan -- Disability as a global issue / Gary L. Albrecht -- Corruption as a global social problem / Gary LaFree and Nancy Morris
  • Norman K. Denzin and Yvonna S. Lincoln
  • Gary L. Albrecht
  • 34.
  • Corruption as a Global Social Problem
  • Gary LaFree and Nancy Morris
  • 4.
  • Social Problems and Public Policy
  • Tim Blackman and Roberta Woods
  • 5.
  • Population Change
  • Sanalde Desai
  • 6.
  • Ecological Problems
  • Steven Yearley
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Global Inequality
  • Salvatore J. Babones and Jonathan H. Turner
  • 8.
  • Racism in Comparative Perspective
  • Joe R. Feagin and Pinar Batur
  • 9.
  • Ethnic Conflict as a Global Social Problem
  • Thomas D. Hall
  • 10.
  • Social Problems: A Comparative International Perspective
  • Gender Inequality
  • Amy S. Wharton
  • 11.
  • Urban Problems in Global Perspective
  • Chigon Kim and Mark Gottdiener
  • 12.
  • Work-Related Social Problems
  • Teresa A. Sullivan
  • 13.
  • The Media and Social Problems
  • George Ritzer
  • Douglas Kellner
  • 14.
  • Consumption as a Social Problem
  • Douglas J. Goodman
  • 15.
  • Family Problems in Global Perspective
  • Felix M. Berardo and Constance L. Shehan
  • 16.
  • Racial and Ethnic Educational Inequality in Global Perspective
  • Caroline Hodges Persell, Richard Arum and Kathryn Seufert
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • Health as a Social Problem
  • William C. Cockerham
  • 18.
  • How Medical Care Systems Become Social Problems
  • Andrew Twaddle
  • 19.
  • AIDS as a Social Problem: The Creation of Social Pariahs in the Management of an Epidemic
  • Bronwen Lichtenstein
  • 20.
  • Theoretical Issues in the Study of Social Problems and Deviance
  • War, Militarism, and National Security
  • Ian Roxborough
  • 21.
  • Sea Change: The Modern Terrorist Environment in Perspective
  • Gus Martin
  • 22.
  • The Rhetoric and Reality of "Mass Destruction": How Genocide Became an International Social Problem
  • David Norman Smith
  • 23.
  • Globalization
  • Joel Best
  • John Boli, Michael A. Elliott and Franziska Bieri
  • 24.
  • Technology and Social Problems
  • Frank Webster and Mark Erickson
  • 25.
  • The Internet as a Global Social Problem
  • Gili S. Drori
  • 26.
  • Risk
  • John Tulloch
  • 3.
  • 27.
  • Crime
  • Michael Tonry
  • 28.
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Mark C. Stafford
  • 29.
  • Drug Use as a Global Social Problem
  • Erich Goode
  • 30.
  • Methodological Issues in the Study of Social Problems
  • The Sexual Spectacle: Making a Public Culture of Sexual Problems
  • Ken Plummer
  • 31.
  • Modern-Day Folk Devils and the Problem of Children's Presence in the Global Sex Trade
  • Julia O'Connell Davidson
  • 32.
  • Mental Illness as a Social Problem
  • Howard B. Kaplan
  • 33.
  • Disability as a Global Issue
Control code
7839629
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 687 p.
Isbn
9780761926108
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2003015883
Other physical details
ill.

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