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New Zealand : sociological perspectives

documentary heritage
  • Description

    "New Zealand: Sociological Perspectives is an introduction to a sociological understanding of modern New Zealand society. Each aspect is discussed in depth by specialists from New Zealand universities and other institutions, creating a comprehensive analysis of the institutions and processes that form the basis of our society.

    Each contributor has written an original essay about an area or issue from within their current research or teaching interests: population, family, education, community, work and organisation, stratification and class, politics, religion, the welfare state, health and health care, social policy and social planning, race relations, feminism, deviance and the arts."--Back cover.

  • Place
  • Other Id

    HM15 NEW (Library of Congress Call Number)

    67260 (Cat ID)

    135969 (DBTextworks system ID)

    63602 (Presto content ID)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    New Zealand : sociological perspectives
  • Contributor/Publisher
    Dunmore Press
  • Place
  • Date
  • Physical Description

    396 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm

  • Language
  • Level of Current Record
    Bib record
  • Member Object

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  • Subject Category
  • Content
    Introduction / Ian Shirley, Paul Spoonley and David Pearson -- Population / Judith A. Johnston -- Family / Bev James -- Education / Roy Nash -- Community / David Pearson -- Work and organisation / Nick Perry -- Stratification and class / Peter Davis -- Politics / Kevin Clements -- Religion / Michael Hill -- The welfare state / David Bedggood -- Health and health care / Peter Davis -- Social policy and social planning / Ian Shirley -- Race relations / Paul Spoonley -- Feminism / Rosemary Novitz -- Deviance / Bob Gidlow -- The arts / Peter Beason and Shelagh Cox -- Conclusion / Ian Shirley, Paul Spoonley and David Pearson.
  • Public Access Text

    [Keywords: Social conditions--New Zealand; Population--New Zealand; Family life--New Zealand]

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 390-392) and index.

  • Collection Type
    General Collection
  • Copyright
    All rights reserved
  • Last Update
    19 Dec 2023

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