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February 26, 2009

Technology and Social Power

Author: Graeme Kirkpatrick

Edition: First

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Pages: 192

Price: £55.00 and £19.99

ISBN 9781403947284 and 7307

This book clarifies the place of technology in critical social theory by exploring the relationship between technology design and social domination. Kirkpatrick defines key concepts and uses contemporary examples to explore the workings of power in the digital age.

Qualitative Discourse Analysis in the Social Sciences

Editors: Ruth Wodak and Micha? Krzyzanowski

Edition: First

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Pages: 232

Price: £55.00 and £19.99

ISBN 9780230019867 and 9874

Analysing language can be tricky but it provides a useful insight within social research. The contributors to this volume show how to apply methods to written and spoken words, across a range of social sciences. Solving practical problems in research design and application, this resource aims to be relevant to all social scientists.

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