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The Power of Citizens and Professionals in Welfare EncountersThe Influence of Bureaucracy, Market and Psychology

The Power of Citizens and Professionals in Welfare Encounters: The Influence of Bureaucracy, Market and Psychology

Nanna Mik-Meyer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526110282
eISBN:
9781526128638
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110282.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This book addresses the crucial issue of the interrelation between macro and micro structures within citizen-professional encounters of the modern welfare state. Since the 1990s, European welfare ... More

Teens and Territory in 'Post-Conflict' BelfastIf Walls Could Talk

Teens and Territory in 'Post-Conflict' Belfast: If Walls Could Talk

Madeleine Leonard

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780719096242
eISBN:
9781526128508
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096242.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This book provides a timely and necessary response to the neglect of the perceptions and experiences of young people growing up in ‘post conflict’ societies using Belfast as a case study. Despite a ... More

Russian-American Relations in the Post-Cold War World

Russian-American Relations in the Post-Cold War World

James W. Peterson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526105783
eISBN:
9781526128553
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526105783.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Why did the Russian take-over of Crimea come as a surprise to so many observers in the academic practitioner and global-citizen arenas? The answer presented in this book is a complex one, rooted in ... More

Migrants of the British Diaspora Since the 1960sStories From Modern Nomads

Migrants of the British Diaspora Since the 1960s: Stories From Modern Nomads

A. James Hammerton

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526116574
eISBN:
9781526128409
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526116574.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This is the first social history to explore the experience of British emigrants from the peak years of the 1960s to the emigration resurgence of the turn of the twentieth century. It scrutinises ... More

Citizen NowEngaging in Politics and Democracy

Citizen Now: Engaging in Politics and Democracy

Elizabeth C. Matto

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526105677
eISBN:
9781526128522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526105677.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Citizen now offers a comprehensive description of the composition and behavior of the Millennial Generation, an explanation and critique of the study of youth engagement, and a unique approach and ... More

Children Born of War in the Twentieth Century

Children Born of War in the Twentieth Century

Sabine Lee

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526104588
eISBN:
9781526128461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526104588.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This book explores the integration of children born of war (CBOW) into post-conflict societies by investigating children fathered by foreign soldiers in several conflicts spanning much of the 20th ... More

The Changing Spaces of Television ActingFrom Studio Realism to Location Realism in BBC Television Drama

The Changing Spaces of Television Acting: From Studio Realism to Location Realism in BBC Television Drama

Richard Hewett

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781784992989
eISBN:
9781526128362
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992989.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Why study television acting? While works focusing on cinema performance have increased in recent years, small screen drama has been largely neglected – despite the fact that developments in acting ... More

American Foreign PolicyStudies in Intellectual History

American Foreign Policy: Studies in Intellectual History

Jean-Francois Drolet and James Dunkerley (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526116505
eISBN:
9781526128515
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526116505.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book brings together international relations scholars, political theorists, and historians to reflect on the intellectual history of American foreign policy since the late nineteenth century. It ... More

Factories for LearningMaking Race, Class and Inequality in the Neoliberal Academy

Factories for Learning: Making Race, Class and Inequality in the Neoliberal Academy

Christy Kulz

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526116178
eISBN:
9781526128430
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526116178.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book draws on empirical research based at Dreamfields Academy, a celebrated secondary academy in a large English city, to explore how the heightened marketization and centralization of education ... More

Tea and EmpireJames Taylor in Victorian Ceylon

Tea and Empire: James Taylor in Victorian Ceylon

Angela McCarthy and T. M. Devine

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526119056
eISBN:
9781526128201
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526119056.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book examines the remarkable life story of James Taylor, renowned as ‘the father of the Ceylon tea enterprise’. Published in 2017, the 150th anniversary of Ceylon tea, the book documents ... More

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