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Europe in the Global Age

Paperback, 26/10/2006, £17.99
£16.19
Europe's social model - its system of welfare and social protection - is regarded by many as the jewel in the crown. It is what helps to give the European societies their distinctive qualities of social cohesion and care for the vulnerable.

Essential Concepts in Sociology 2ed

Paperback, 31/03/2017, £14.99
£13.49
Social life is in a constant process of change, and sociology can never stand still. As a result, sociology today is a theoretically diverse enterprise, covering a huge range of subjects and drawing on a broad array of research methods.

Sociology : Introductory Readings

Paperback, 19/02/2010, £19.99
£17.99
The third edition of this best-selling introductory reader in sociology has been thoroughly restructured, and fully revised and updated to offer a stimulating and wide-ranging set of readings for students approaching sociology for the first time.

Turbulent and Mighty Continent: What Future for Europe?

Paperback, 16/12/2014, £18.99
£17.09
Winner of the 2014 European Book Prize. A "United States of Europe", Winston Churchill proposed in 1946, could "as if by a miracle transform" that "turbulent and mighty continent". "In this way only", he continued, "will hundreds of millions of toilers be able to regain the simple joys and hopes which make life worth living".

Sociology 8ed

Paperback, 03/03/2017, £29.99
£26.99
Now in its eighth edition, this continues to be the indispensable guide to understanding the world we make and the lives we lead. Revised and updated throughout, it remains unrivalled in its vibrant, engaging and authoritative introduction to sociology.

Constitution of Society: Outline of the Theory of Structuration

Hardback, 10/04/1986, £18.99
£17.09
Anthony Giddens has been in the forefront of developments in social theory for the past decade.

Transformation of Intimacy

Paperback, 07/08/1993, £17.99
£16.19
The sexual revolution: an evocative term, but what meaning can be given to it today? How does sexuality come into being and what connections does it have with the changes that have affected personal life on a more general plane? This book answers such questions and disputes many of the interpretations of the role of sexuality in modern culture.

Over to You, Mr. Brown

Paperback, 28/03/2007, £14.99
£13.49
Anthony Giddens sets out his agenda for the New Labour of today, who stand once again at a decisive point in its history. He argues that a change of leadership can help reinvigorate the party, but winning a fourth term of government will be impossible without reinvigorating Labours ideological position and policy outlook.

Beyond Left and Right: Future of Radical Politics

Paperback, 23/10/1994, £18.99
£17.09
In this book Anthony Giddens develops a new framework for radical politics addressing the basic political issue of today: what happens to political theory after the fall of the Left? He draws freely on what he calls "philosophic conservatism", but applies this outlook in the service of values normally associated with the Left.

Modernity and Self-identity: Self and Society in the Late Modern Age

7, 11/07/1991, £17.99
£16.19
This major study develops a new account of modernity and its relation to the self. Building upon the ideas set out in The Consequences of Modernity, Giddens argues that 'high' or 'late' modernity is a post traditional order characterised by a developed institutional reflexivity.