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Award Winning Titles in Sociology and Social Policy

These Sociology and Social Policy titles from Ashgate Publishing have been recognized and awarded for their academic excellence.

Classed Intersections: Spaces, Selves, Knowledges Edited by Yvette Taylor has been nominated to be honoured at this year's Geographical Perspectives on Women (GPOW) Book Event at the 2010 Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting

Negotiating Political Identities by Daniel Faas contains extracts of a journal article awarded Best Article at the European Sociological Association (ESA) 2009

Ethnographies of Reason by Eric Livingstone has won the EM/CA Section’s Distinguished Publication Award for 2009

Negotiating Boundaries in the City by Joanna Herbert has won the 2009 Oral History Association Book Award

Women, Pleasure and the Gambling Experience by Emma Casey was shortlisted for the 2009 BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize

Thinking Popular Culture by Tara Brabazon won The Times Higher Education's Book of the Week

Medical Anthropology Edited by Cecil G. Helman has been presented with the George Abercrombie Award 2008, one of the highest awards given by the Royal College of General Practitioners which they award to 'the person who has made an outstanding contribution to the literature of general practice'

The Hard Sell by John Bone was jointly awarded The British Sociological Association Philip Abrams Memorial Prize in 2007

Roma and Gypsy-Travellers in Europe by Angus Bancroft was shortlisted for the British Sociological Association Philip Abrams Memorial Prize in 2006

Critical Technology by Graeme Kirkpatrick won the British Sociological Association Philip Abrams Memorial Prize in 2005

They Are Not Machines by Chun Soonok was the runner up in the 2005 Best Sociology Labour Book Award within the Labour and Labour Movements section on the American Sociological Association

Equity Choices and Long-Term Care Policies in Europe by August Osterle was awarded the Austrian Academy of Science Social Policy Book Prize in 2001


The Hard Sell

The Hard Sell

An Ethnographic Study of the Direct Selling Industry

John Bone, University of Aberdeen, UK
Published : August 2006
Binding : Hardback
Price : £65.00 » Website price: £58.50

They Are Not Machines

They Are Not Machines

Korean Women Workers and their Fight for Democratic Trade Unionism in the 1970s

Chun Soonok, Sungkonghoe University, South Korea
Published : September 2003
Binding : Hardback
Price : £70.00 » Website price: £63.00

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