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Rule-breakers – Why ‘Being There’ Trumps ‘Being Fair’ in Ireland: Uncovering ...

Niamh Hourigan - History - 2015 - 240 pages
Ireland is a nation on a value system that equates ‘being good’ with ‘being there for each other’. As a society we favour ‘minding our own’ over ‘doing what we’re told’. So far ...
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Public Opinion: Democratic Ideals, Democratic Practice

Rosalee A. Clawson, Zoe M. Oxley - Political Science - 2012 - 472 pages
In this revision to their lauded core text, Clawson and Oxley continue to link the enduring normative questions of democratic theory to existing empirical research on public ...
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War on the Middle Class: How the Government, Big Business, and Special ...

Lou Dobbs - Political Science - 2006 - 288 pages
Lou Dobbs's bestselling exposť of the silent assault on the living standards of ordinary Americans Millions of TV viewers have known Lou Dobbs for years as the Walter Cronkite ...
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Crafting Citizenship: Negotiating Tensions in Modern Society

Menno Hurenkamp, Evelien Tonkens, Jan Willem Duyvendak - Social Science - 2012 - 184 pages
According to politics and the media, immigration and individualization are driving citizens apart but in neighbourhoods social life is often thriving, depending on the talents ...
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Class Inequality in Austerity Britain: Power, Difference and Suffering

Will Atkinson, Steven Roberts, Mike Savage - Social Science - 2012 - 208 pages
When the Coalition Government came to power in 2010 in claimed it would deliver not just austerity, as necessary as that apparently was, but also fairness. This volume subjects ...
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Controversies in Policy Research: critical analysis for a new era of ...

Stephanie Petrie - Political Science - 2013 - 272 pages
As a result of the impact of neo-liberal economics and the financial crisis on policy development and implementation, economic and social divides are widening and deepening ...
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Interculturalism: The New Era of Cohesion and Diversity

Ted Cantle - Social Science - 2012 - 264 pages
Multiculturalism has failed. In an era of globalization and super-diversity, in which our world is becoming increasingly interconnected, the inability of mulitcultural policies ...
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Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America

Bob Herbert - Political Science - 2014 - 304 pages
From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way In his eighteen ...
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Rethinking Prison Reentry: Transforming Humiliation into Humility

Tony Gaskew - Social Science - 2014 - 214 pages
Rethinking Prison Reentry: Transforming Humiliation into Humility describes a prison-based education pedagogy designed to address a prevalent racial politics of shaming, self ...
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