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Great Satan'S RageAmerican negativity and rap/metal in the age of supercapitalism

Great Satan'S Rage: American negativity and rap/metal in the age of supercapitalism

Scott Wilson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097416
eISBN:
9781526104083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097416.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Great Satan's rage looks at how rap and metal have been highly engaged with America’s role in the world, supercapitalism and their own role within it. This has especially been the case when genres – ... More

Humanitarian intervention in the long nineteenth centurySetting the precedent

Humanitarian intervention in the long nineteenth century: Setting the precedent

Alexis Heraclides and Ada Dialla

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719089909
eISBN:
9781781708484
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089909.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This book is an attempt at a comprehensive presentation of the history of humanitarian intervention in the long nineteenth century, the heyday of this controversial doctrine. It starts with a brief ... More

The humanities and the Irish universityAnomalies and opportunities

The humanities and the Irish university: Anomalies and opportunities

Michael O'Sullivan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719088735
eISBN:
9781781707678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088735.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This is the first book-length study of the humanities from Newman to Bologna in the Irish context. It focuses on unique characteristics of university policy in the National University that ... More

Ireland and the Freedom of Information ActFOI@15

Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act: FOI@15

Maura Adshead and Tom Felle (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097188
eISBN:
9781526104281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097188.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Freedom of information (FOI) is important because it aims to makes government open, transparent and accountable. FOI legislation is based on the premise that people have the right of access to public ... More

Ireland during the Second World WarFarewell to Plato's Cave

Ireland during the Second World War: Farewell to Plato's Cave

Bryce Evans

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719089510
eISBN:
9781781707531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089510.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

In the first book detailing the social and economic history of Ireland during the Second World War, Dr Bryce Evans reveals the hidden story of the Irish Emergency. If the diplomatic history of Irish ... More

Ireland's District CourtLanguage, immigration and consequences for justice

Ireland's District Court: Language, immigration and consequences for justice

Kate Waterhouse

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719095276
eISBN:
9781781707548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095276.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

For the uninitiated, the Irish District Court is a place of incomprehensible, organised chaos. This detailed account of the court’s criminal proceedings, based on an original study that involved ... More

"Labour, state and society in rural India"A class-relational approach

"Labour, state and society in rural India": A class-relational approach

Jonathan Pattenden

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719089145
eISBN:
9781526109583
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089145.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Intended for researchers, students, policymakers and practitioners, this book draws on detailed longitudinal fieldwork in rural south India to analyse the conditions of the rural poor and their ... More

Making the patient-consumerPatient organisations and health consumerism in Britain

Making the patient-consumer: Patient organisations and health consumerism in Britain

Alex Mold

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719095313
eISBN:
9781781708606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095313.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Over the last fifty years, British patients have been made into consumers. This book considers how and why the figure of the patient-consumer was brought into being, paying particular attention to ... More

Management and gender in higher education

Management and gender in higher education

Pat O'Connor

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719083587
eISBN:
9781781706800
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083587.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This book provides a definitive examination of higher education: exploring its nature and purpose, and locating it in the context of the state and the market. It presents new research on an elite ... More

Rebel by vocationSeán O'Faoláin and the generation of The Bell

Rebel by vocation: Seán O'Faoláin and the generation of The Bell

Niall Carson

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719099373
eISBN:
9781526109743
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099373.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Rebel by Vocation: Seán O’Faoláin and the Generation of The Bell tells the story of O’Faoláin and The Bell through the characters and writers that surrounded its offices in Dublin. It is the ... More

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