Books Available for Review

The CSA have received the following books for book review. If you would like to review one of them, please contact by e-mail the Book Review Editor Dr. Wesley Crichlow. Le bureau national de la SCS a reçu les livres suivants pour recension. Si vous êtes intéressé(e) par l’un d’eux, veuillez contacter par courriel le rédacteur de recensions Dr. Wesley Crichlow.

Recent Arrivals

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Title:  The Big Disconnect: the story of technology and loneliness
Author: Giles Slade
ISBN: 978-1-61614-595-8
Publisher: Prometheus Books

Title: Issues in Social Justice: Citizenship and Transnational Struggles
Authors: Tanya Basok and Suzan Ilcan
ISBN: 978-0-19-543775-1
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Title: Seeking sickness: Medical screening and the misguided hunt for disease
Author: Alan Cassels
ISBN: 978-1-77100-032-1
Publisher: Greystone Books

Title: Refugee, Capitalism and the British State: Implications for social workers, volunteers and activists
Author: Tom Vickers
ISBN: 978-1-4049-4152-6
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Company

Title: Gender: Key Concepts – 2nd edition revised and updated
Author: Harriet Bradley
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-6116-2
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Individualisation at work: The self between freedom and Social Pathologies
Author: Norbert Ebert
ISBN: 978-1-4094-4266-0
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Company

Title: The city: Key concepts
Author: Deborah Stevenson
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-4890-3
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Car crashes without cars: Lessons about simulation technology and organizational change from automotive design
Author: Paul M. Leonardi
ISBN: 978-0-262-01784-8
Publisher: The MIT Press

Title: Legislated Inequality: Temporary Labour migration in Canada
Authors: Patti Tamara Lenard and Christine Straehle
ISBN: 978-0-7735-4042-2
Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press

Title: The I in we: Studies in the theory of Recognition
Author: Axel Honneth
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-5233-7
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Food and Society: Principles and paradoxes
Authors: Amy E. Guptill, Denise A. Copelton and Betsy Lucal
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-4282-6
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Intelligence: A unifying construct for the social sciences
Authors: Richard Lynn and Tatu Vanhanen
ISBN: 978-0-9568811-8-2
Publisher: Ulster Institute for social research

Title: Brokering Access: Power, politics and freedom of information process in Canada
Authors: Mike Larsen and Kevin Walby
ISBN: 978-0-7748-2323-4
Publisher: UBC Press

Title: Ethnic Conflicts: Their biological roots in ethnic nepotism
Author: Tatu Vanhanen
ISBN: 978-0-9573913-1-4
Publisher: Ulster Institute for social research

Title: Understanding societies: Reading for introductory sociology
Author: Gillian Balfour
ISBN: 978-1-55266-536-7
Publisher: Fernwood Publishing

Title: Violence and Punishment: Civilizing the body through time
Author: Pieter Spierenburg
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-5349-5
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Emile Durkheim: A biography
Author: Marcel Fournier
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-4645-9
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Researching Amongst Elites: Challenges and Opportunities in studying up
Authors: Luis L.M. Aguiar and Christopher J. Schneider
ISBN: 9781409429555
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Company

Title: Liquid Surveillance
Authors: Zygmunt Bauman and David Lyon
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-6283-1
Publisher: Polity Press

Title:  Intimate Politics
Author: James Stayner
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-4477-6
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Le travail en miettes: Specialisation et loisirs
Author: Georges Friedmann
ISBN: 978-2-8004-1525-3
Publisher: Editions de L’universite de Bruxelles

Title: Gender, work and economy: Unpacking the global economy
Author: Heidi Gottfried
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-4765-4
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Odd Couples: Friendships at the intersection of gender and sexual orientation
Author: Anna Muraco
ISBN: 978-0-8223-5192-4
Publisher: Duke University Press

Title: A cry for Justice: Lessons from Remand
Author: Mark Stobbe
ISBN: 978-1-926780-24-5
Publisher: The Key Publishing House Inc.

Title: The Chinese face in Australia: Multi-generation ethnicity among Australian-born Chinese
Authors: Lucille Lok-Sun Ngan and Chan Kwok-bun
ISBN: 978-1-4614-2130-6
Publisher: Springer

Title: Concentrate and Dust: Mapping the Sexual Terrains of Los Angeles
Authors: Jeanine M. Minge and Amber Lynn Zimmerman
ISBN: 978-0-415-80843-9
Publisher: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group

Title: Living factories: Biotechnology and the unique nature of capitalism
Author: Kenneth Fish
ISBN: 978-0-7735-4084-2
Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press

Title: On being different: Diversity and multiculturalism in the North America Mainstream
Authors: Conrad Phillip Kottak and Kathryn A. Kozaitis
ISBN: 978-0-07-811701-5
Publisher: McGraw Hill

Title: Brother’s Keeper: The United States, race and empire in the British Carribean, 1937-1962
Author: Jason C. Parker
ISBN: 978-0-19-533202-5
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Title: Bourdieu and Historical Analysis
Author: Philip S. Gorski
ISBN: 978-0-8225-5273-0
Publisher: Duke University Press

Title: The Dark Side of Modernity
Author: Jeffrey C. Alexander
ISBN: 13: 978-0-7456-4822-4
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Tomorrow we’re all going to the harvest: Temporary Foreign Worker Programs and Neoliberal Political Economy
Author: Leigh Binford
ISBN: 978-0-292-74380-9
Publisher: University of Texas Press

Title: Contemporary Critical Criminology: Key ideas in criminology series
Author: Walter S. DeKeseredy
ISBN: 978-0-415-55666-8
Publisher: Routledge

Title: Trouble Masculinities: Remaining Urban Men
Author: Ken Moffatt
ISBN: 978-1-4426-1274-7
Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Title: Social Control: An introduction- Second Edition
Author: James J. Chriss
ISBN: 13:978-0-7456-5439-3
Publisher: Polity Press

Title: Racism, Colonialism, and Indigeneity in Canada
Authors: Martin J. Cannon and Lina Sunseri
ISBN: 978-0-19-543231-2
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Title: The Body in Society: An introduction 2nd edition
Author: Alexander Howson
ISBN: 978-0-7456-5441-6
Publisher: Polity Press

Other Books Available for Review

Reichel, P. L. (2013). Comparative Criminal Justice Systems: A Topical Approach (6th edition) . Pearson Education , Inc..

Webber, M., & Bezanson, K. (Eds.). (2012). Rethinking Society in the 21st Century: Critical Readings in Sociology (3rd edition) . Canadian Scholar’s Press Inc..

Rennick, J. B. (2011). Religion in the Ranks: Beliefs and Religious Experience in the Canadian Forces . University of Toronto Press.

Tepperman, L. & Wanner, K. (2012). Issues in Canada: Problem Gambling in Canada . Oxford University Press.

White, R., Wyn, J., & Albanese, P. (2011). Youth and Society: Exploring the Social Dynamics of Youth Experience . Oxford University Press.

Rodriguez-Garcia, D. (Ed.). (2012). Managing Immigration and Diversity in Canada . School of Policy Studies, Queens University .

Hollinger, K. (2012). Feminist Film Studies . Routledge.

Beenstock, M. (2012). Heredity, Family, and Inequality: A Critique of Social Sciences . Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Williams, P. (2012). Rethinking Madness: Towards a Paradigm Shift in Our Understanding and Treatment of Psychosis . Sky’s Edge Publishing.

Kinchy, A. (2012). Seeds, Science, and Struggle: The Global Politics of Transgenic Crops . Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Coffey, A., Hall, T., Power, S., & Robinson, A. (Eds.). (2012). Sociology . Sage Publications.

Fisher, M. S. (2012). Wall Street Women . Duke University Press.

Lull, J., Neiva, E. (2012). The Language of Life: How Communication Drives Human Evolution . Prometheus Books.

Lambert, P., Connelly, R., Blackburn, R. M., & Gayle, V. (Eds.). (2012). Social Stratification: Trends and Processes . Ashgate Publishing Limited.

Sterne, J. (2012). MP3: The Meaning of a Format . Duke University Press.

Larsson, T. (2012). Land and Loyalty: Security and the Development of Property Rights in Thailand . Cornell University Press.

Tremblay, G., Freire, P. (2011). Le Role De L’Universite: Dans Le Developpement Local. Experiences bresiliennes et quebecoises . Presses de l’Universite du Quebec.

Labelle, M., Couture, J., & Remiggi, F. W. (Eds.). (2012). La communaute politique en question: Regards croises sur l’immigration, la citoyennete, la diversite et le pouvoir . Presses de l’Universite du Quebec.

Dubied, A., Berber, D., & Fall, J. J. (Eds.). (2012). Travaux de Sciences Sociales – Aux frontiers de l’animal: Mises en scene et reflexivite . Librairie Droz.

Rousseau, L. (2012). Le Quebec APRES Bouchard-Taylor: Les identities religieuses de l’immigration . Presses de l’Universite du Quebec.