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Exploring Social Change

Process and Context

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Red Globe Press

Pages: 256
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15 November 2014

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1 January 1970

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24 October 2014

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A critical introduction to the key processes and contexts of social change in contemporary society, combining a thorough grounding of key theorists with hot topics such the media, the environment and new technologies - ideal...

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A critical introduction to the key processes and contexts of social change in contemporary society, combining a thorough grounding of key theorists with hot topics such the media, the environment and new technologies - ideal for students across the social sciences.

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Fills a gap in the market one of the first textbooks to specifically focus on the concept of social change
Author is an expert on information society, which is a focus of the book and a hot teaching topic
Readable introduction to a widely taught, popular subject

1. Introduction
2. Exploring Social Change
3. Key Periods of Change
4. Exploring Dimensions of Change
5. Everyday Life and Social Change
6. Work, Production and Social Change
7. Social Change and Consumerism
8. The Creative and Cultural Industries
9. Changes in Communication
10. Difference, Diversity and Contesting Power
11. Conclusion.

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Bridgette Wessels is Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Director of the Centre of Interdisciplinary Research in Socio-digital Worlds at the University of Sheffield, UK. Her research and writing focuses on social change and the innovation and use of digital services in everyday life.

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Bridgette Wessels is Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Director of the Centre of Interdisciplinary Research in Socio-digital Worlds at the University of Sheffield, UK. Her research and writing focuses on social change and the innovation and use of digital services in everyday life.

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