Books published by Palgrave Macmillan

A Short History of Sociological Thought

Palgrave MacMillan | March 28, 2020 | 269 pages
Professor:  Hugh Shewell
Course Codes:  SOWK 6101
This text focuses on the rise of sociological thought from the 18th century. Beginning with the classical sociology of Marx, Durkheim, Weber and Simmel, it ends by discussing salient 1990s sociological theories of Foucault and others.  More Info

Disability Incarcerated: Imprisonment and Disability in the United States and Canada

Palgrave Macmillan | May 29, 2014 | 316 pages
Professor:  Kendra McLaughlin
Course Codes:  CRCJ 4001F
Semester:  Winter-20
Disability Incarcerated offers an outstanding collection of interdisciplinary scholarship examining the incarceration and segregation of people with disabilities the United States and Canada.  More Info

A Short History of Sociological Thought

Palgrave MacMillan | March 28, 2020 | 269 pages
This text focuses on the rise of sociological thought from the 18th century. Beginning with the classical sociology of Marx, Durkheim, Weber and Simmel, it ends by discussing salient 1990s sociological theories of Foucault and others.  More Info
$22.00

Created Equal

Palgrave Macmillan | September 1, 2009 | 208 pages
A first entry in a new series, written in conjunction with Amnesty International, evaluates the global issue of women's rights as demonstrated by arenas ranging from prostitution and abortion to education and slavery. Original.  More Info
$36.00

Whiteness in Zimbabwe

Palgrave MacMillan | April 15, 2010 | 204 pages
Here is a look at how our relationship to the land is shaped by historical migration, conquest, and long-term residence. European settler societies have a long history of establishing a sense of belonging and entitlement outside Europe, but Zimbabwe has proven to be the exception to the rule.... More Info