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After Pomp and Circumstance: High School Reunion as an Autobiographical Occasion by Vered Vinitzky-Seroussi

Against the Tide: Battling for Economic Renewal in Newfoundland and Labrador, by J. D. House.

Ageing and Popular Culture, by Andrew Blaikie

Animals and Nature: Cultural Myths, Cultural Realities, by Rod Preece

Anthony Giddens: The Last Modernist, by Stjepan Mestrovic

Battling for American Labor: Wobblies, Craft Workers, and the Making of the Union Movement, by Howard Kimeldorf

The Bedroom and the State: The Changing Practices and Politics of Contraception and Abortion in Canada, 1880-1997, Second Edition, by Angus McLaren and Arlene Tigar McLaren

Beyond The Body: Death and Social Identity, ed. by Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey and Glennys Howarth.

The Body in Everyday Life, by Sarah Nettleton and Jonathan Watson, eds.

The California Caldron: Immigration and the Fortunes of Local Communities, by William A.V. Clark.

Canadian Critical Race Theory: Racism and the Law, by Carol A. Aylward

Career Paths of Nursing Professionals: A Study of Employment Mobility, by Robert D. Hiscott

Challenges for Work and Family in the Twenty-First Century, ed. by Dana Vannoy & Paula J. Dubeck

Challenging Professions: Historical And Contemporary Perspectives On Women's Professional Work, ed. by E. Smyth, S. Acker, P. Bourne & A. Prentice

Challenging Racism in the Arts: Case Studies of Controversy and Conflict by Carol Tator, Frances Henry & Winston Mattis

Citizens or Consumers? Social Policy in a Market Society, ed. by D. Broad and W. Antony

Civility and Subversion: The Intellectual in Democratic Society by Jeffrey C. Goldfarb

Colonial Hegemony and Popular Resistance: Princes, Peasants, and Paramount Power, by Hira Singh

Coming Out of Feminism? ed. by Mandy Merck, Naomi Segal & Elizabeth Wright

Comprehending Cults: The Sociology of New Religious Movements, by Lorne L. Dawson

Configuring Gender: Explorations in Theory and Practice, by Barbara Marshall.

Cottage Country in Transition: A Social Geography of Change and Contention in the Rural-Recreational Countryside, by Greg Halseth

Communities in Cyberspace, ed. by Marc A. Smith and Peter Kollock

Connections: Social and Cultural Studies of the Telephone in American Life, by James Katz.

Constructing Death. The Sociology of Dying and Bereavement, by Clive Seale

Contracting Masculinity: Gender, Class, and Race in a White-Collar Union, 1944- 1994, by Gillian Creese

Counseling and the Therapeutic State, ed. by James L. Chriss

Cutting the Edge: Current Perspectives in Radical/Critical Criminology and Criminal Justice, ed. by Jeffrey Ian Ross

Defying Conventional Wisdom: Political Movements and Popular Contention against North American Free Trade, by Jeffey M. Ayres

The Development of Durkheim’s Social Realism, by Robert Alun Jones

Diseases of the Will: Alcohol and the Dilemmas of Freedom, by Mariana Valverde.

Doing Ethnographic Research: Fieldwork Settings, ed. by Scott Grills

“Down to Earth People”: Beyond Class Reductionism and Postmodernism, by Wally Seccombe and D. W. Livingstone.

Earning and Caring in Canadian Families, by Roderic Beaujot

The Eclipse of Morality: Science, State and Market, by Lawrence Busch.

Education in Canada: Recent Trends and Future Challenges, by Neil Guppy and Scott Davies

The Education-Jobs Gap: Underemployment or Economic Democracy, by D.W. Livingstone

Émigré Feminism: Transnational Perspectives, ed. by Alena Heitlinger

Ethnicity, Politics, and Public Policy: Case Studies in Canadian Diversity, ed. by Harold Troper and Morton Weinfeld

Expectations of Modernity: Myths and Meanings of Urban Life on the Zambian Copperbelt, by James Ferguson

Exploring Disability: A Sociological Introduction, by Colin Barnes, Geof Mercer & Tom Shakespeare.

The Family Squeeze: Surviving the Sandwich Generation, by Suzanne Kingsmill & Benjamin Schlesinger

Fantasy City: Pleasure and Profit in the Postmodern Metropolis, by John Hannigan

Finding Our Way: Rethinking Ethnocultural Relations in Canada, by Will Kymlicka

Fishy Business: Salmon, Biology, and the Social Construction of Nature, by Rik Scarce

Forging Business-Labour Partnerships: The Emergence of Sector Councils in Canada, by Morley Gunderson & Andrew Sharpe

Foucault Contra Habermas: Recasting the Dialogue Between Genealogy and Critical Theory, ed. by Samantha Ashenden and David Owen

From Hope to Harris: The Reshaping of Ontario’s Schools, by R.D. Gidney

Fundamentalism, Sectarianism and Revolution: The Jacobin Dimensions of Modernity, by S.N. Eisenstadt

Gender and Technology: Empowering Women, Engendering Development, by Saskia Everts

Gender and the South China Miracle: Two Worlds of Factory Women, by Ching Kwan Lee

Gender in Canada, by E.D. Nelson & Barrie W. Robinson

Gender, Politics and the State, ed. by Vicky Randall & Georgina Waylen

The Gendered Society, by Michael Kimmel.

The Global Emergence of Gay and Lesbian Politics: National Imprints of a Worldwide Movement, ed. by Barry D. Adam, Jan Willem Duyvendak and André Krouwel

Global Sex Workers: Rights, Resistance, and Redefinition, ed. by Kamala Kempadoo and Jo Doezema

God’s Assassins: State Terrorism in Argentina in the 1970s, by Patricia Marchak, with William Marchak.

The Good-Natured Feminist: Ecofeminism and the Quest for Democracy, by Catriona Sandilands

Governing Morals: A Social History of Moral Regulation, by Alan Hunt

Health and Social Change in Russia and Eastern Europe, by William C. Cockerham

Health and Wealth: How Social and Economic Factors Affect our Well-being, by Monica Townson. .

How Emotions Work, by Jack Katz

Illusion of Inclusion: Women in Post-secondary Education, ed by Jackie Stalker and Susan Prentice

Inside the Academy and Out: Lesbian/Gay/Queer Studies and Social Action, ed. by Janice L. Ristock & Catherine G. Taylor

Inside the Sports Pages, by Mark Douglas Lowes

Interpreting Visual Culture: Exploration in the Hermeneutics of the Visual, ed. by Ian Heywood and Barry Sandywell

Interpreting Weight: The Social Management of Fatness and Thinness, ed. by Jeffery Sobal and Donna Maurer

The Invention of the Passport. Surveillance, Citizenship and the State, by John Torpey.

Island Stories Unravelling Britain Theatres of Memory, Volume II, by Raphael Samuel

Just My Soul Responding: Rhythm and Blues, Black Consciousness, and Race Relations, by Brian Ward

Kiss and Tell: Surveying Sex in the Twentieth Century, by Julia A. Ericksen with Sally A. Steffen

The Labour of Loss: Mourning, Memory and Wartime Bereavement in Australia, by Joy Damousi.

Language in Canada, ed. by John Edwards

Lefebvre, Love & Struggle: Spatial Dialectics, by Rob Shields

Lesbian and Gay Rights in Canada: Social Movements and Equality-Seeking, 1971-1995, by Miriam Smith.

Liberating Methods: Feminism and Social Research, by Marjorie L. DeVault

Locating Law: Race/Class/Gender Connections, ed. by Elizabeth Comack

Lone Parent Incomes and Social Policy Outcomes: Canada in International Perspective by Terrance Hunsley

Making Trouble: Cultural Constructions of Crime, Deviance, and Control, ed. by Jeff Ferrell and Neil Websdale

Making Work, Making Trouble: Prostitution as a Social Problem, by Deborah Brock

Manufacturing Guilt: Wrongful Convictions in Canada, by Barrie Anderson

Marxism and Social Science, ed. by Andrew Gamble, David Marsh, and Tony Tant

Mean Streets: Youth Crime and Homelessness, by John Hagan & Bill McCarthy

Men and Power
, ed.by Joseph A. Kuypers

Mennonites in the Global Village, by Leo Driedger.

Missing Persons: A Critique of Personhood in the Social Sciences, by Mary Douglas and Steven Ney

Moral Panics, by Kenneth Thompson.

More With Less: Work Reorganization in the Canadian Mining Industry, by Bob Russell

Morel Tales: The Culture of Mushrooming, by Gary Alan Fine

Muslims in the Diaspora: The Somali Communities of London and Toronto, by Rima Berns McGown

The Mystery of the Eye and the Shadow of Blindness, by Rod Michalko

Networks in the Global Village: Life in Contemporary Communities, ed. by Barry Wellman

Norbert Elias, by Robert van Krieken.

Not By Politics Alone The Enduring Influence of the Christian Right, by Sara Diamond

On Their Own? Making the Transition From School to Work in the Information Age, by S. Crysdale, A. J.C. King, & N. Mandell

The Pink and the Black: Homosexuals in France since 1968, by Frédéric Martel

The Place of Music, ed. by Andrew Leyshon, David Matless and George Revill

Placing Friendship in Context. ed. by Rebecca G Adams & Graham Allan

Public Attitudes Towards Education in Ontario 1998: The Twelfth OISE/UT Survey, by D.W. Livingstone, D. Hart, and L.E. Davie

The Quality of Work: A People-Centred Agenda, by Graham S. Lowe

Race and Racism: Canada’s Challenge, ed. by Leo Driedger and Shiva S. Halli

Race in Contemporary Brazil: From Indifference to Inequality, ed. by Rebecca Reichmann

Le Racisme: une introduction, par Michel Wieviorka - EnglishFrançais

Reading Organization Theory: A Critical Approach to the Study of Organizational Behaviour and Structure, by Albert J. Mills & Tony Simmons

Reconstructing Chinatown, by Jan Lin

Reenchanted Science Holism in German Culture from Wilhelm II to Hitler, by Anne Harrington

The Reformation of Canada’s Schools: Breaking the Barriers to Parental Choice, by Mark Holmes

Research in Race and Ethnic Relations Volume 10: The Black Intellectuals, ed. by Rutledge M. Dennis

Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, Volume 16, ed. by Kevin T. Leicht

Research in the Sociology of Work, Volume 7: Work and Family, ed. by Toby L. Parcel

Revisioning Gender, ed. by Myra Marx Ferree, Judith Lorber, and Beth Hess

The Rhetoric of Economics (2nd ed), by Deirdre N. McCloskey

Risk, by Deborah Lupton

The Rites of Men: Manhood, Politics, and the Culture of Sport, by Varda Burstyn

Searching For Life. The Grandmothers Of The Plaza De Mayo And The Disappeared Children Of Argentina, by Rita Arditti.

Shelf Life: Supermarkets and the Changing Cultures of Consumption, by Kim Humphery

The Social Construction of What? by Ian Hacking.

Society, Spirituality and the Sacred: A Social Scientific Introduction, by Donald S. Swenson

Sociology and Nature: Social Action in Context, by Raymond Murphy.

The Sociology of Philosophies A Global Theory of Intellectual Change, by Randall Collins

The Sociology Student Writer's Manual, by William A. Johnson, Jr., Richard P. Rettig, Gregory M. Scott, and Stephen M. Garrison

Speaking of Abortion: Television and Authority in the Lives of Women, by Andrea Press and Elizabeth Cole

Sport and Postmodern Times, ed. by Geneviève Rail

State Making and Labor Movements: France and the United States, 1876-1914, by Gerald Friedman

The State of the Nation: Ernest Gellner and the Theory of Nationalism, ed. by John A. Hall

States, Markets, Families: Gender, Liberalism and Social Policy in Australia, Canada, Great Britain and the United States, by Julia S. O’Connor, Ann Shola Orloff & Sheila Shaver

Steelworker Alley: How Class Works in Youngstown.by Robert Bruno

A Student’s Guide to Analysis of Variance by Maxwell J. Roberts and Riccardo Russo.

Struggles for Subjectivity: Identity, Action and Youth Experience, by Kevin McDonald

Taking Care of Men: Sexual Politics in the Public Mind, by Anthony McMahon

Technology, War and Fascism, Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse, Volume 1

“Terror to Evil Doers” Prisons and Punishment in Nineteenth Century Ontario, by Peter Oliver

Thinking About Criminology, by Simon Holdaway & Paul Rock

Thinking About Social Problems: An Introduction to Constructionist Perspectives, by Donileen Loseke.
A Thousand Screenplays. The French Imagination in a Time of Crisis, by Sabine Chalvon-Demersay.

Tocqueville's Revenge: State, Society, and Economy in Contemporary France, by Jonah D. Levy

Twentieth Century Sex: A History, by Angus McLaren

The Two in One: Walking with Smokie, Walking with Blindness, by Rod Michalko

Under the Gaze: Learning to Be Black in White Society, by Jennifer Kelly

Understanding Diversity: Ethnicity and Race in the Canadian Context, by Wsevolod W. Isajiw

Universities for Sale: Resisting Corporate Control over Canadian Higher Education by Neil Tudiver.

The Vertical Mosaic Revisited, ed. by Rick Helmes-Hayes & James Curtis

Warmth of the Welcome: The Social Causes of Economic Success for Immigrants in Different Nations and Cities, by Jeffrey Reitz

Weighty Issues: Fatness and Thinness as Social Problems, ed. by Jeffery Sobal and Donna Maurer

The Werewolf Complex: America’s Fascination With Violence, by Denis Dudos

Who Owns Domestic Abuse? The Local Politics of a Social Problem, by Ruth M. Mann

Women, Families, & HIV/AIDS by Carole Campbell

Women’s Organizing and Public Policy in Canada and Sweden, ed. by Linda Briskin and Mona Eliasson

Working Hard and Making Do: Surviving in Small Town America, by Margaret K. Nelson and Joan Smith

Writing the Social: Critique, Theory and Investigations, by Dorothy E. Smith

Youth Culture: Identity in a Postmodern World, ed. by Jonathan S. Epstein