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Saunders, Peter 1950 August 30-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 375 publications in 2 languages and 4,548 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Peter Saunders
Social theory and the urban question by Peter Saunders( Book )

85 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an evaluation of key themes in contemporary urban social theory. First published in 1981, this book discusses theoretical positions in the context of the work of Marx, Weber and Durkheim. It suggests that later writers have often misunderstood the arguments of these 'founding fathers' of the urban question
Introduction to British politics : analysing a capitalist democracy by John Dearlove( Book )

48 editions published between 1911 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated for the third edition, this introductory text on British politics provides a systematic analysis of who really runs Britain, to what end, and to whose advantage. This new edition covers issues of the day including constitutional change, welfare reform and New Labour's Third Way
Urban politics : a sociological interpretation by Peter Saunders( Book )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, the author provides a critical examination and evaluation of a number of the central political questions currently being posed in urban studies. The book is divided into two interrelated sections. Part One critically discussed the theoretical problems raised by recent work in Britain, Europe and the United States and covers such issues as 'non-decision making' and the mobilisation of bias in political systems, the significance of owner-occupation as a basis for political action, the potential importance of 'urban social movements', and the nature of the relationship bet
Capitalism by Peter Saunders( Book )

13 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privatization and popular capitalism by Peter Saunders( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The survey methods workbook : from design to analysis by Alan Buckingham( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nation of home owners by Peter Saunders( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1914 90per cent of British householders rented their homes; today, two-thirds own them. This book explores one of the most striking changes in Britain during the 20th century - the growth of home ownership - and analyzes its significance for our understanding of contemporary society
Social class and stratification by Peter Saunders( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory text about class and inequality in modern Britain. Written specifically for students following a basic course in sociology, its breadth, originality and style mean it will appeal to a much wider readership
Unequal but fair? : a study of class barriers in Britain by Peter Saunders( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reforming the Australian welfare state( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxploitation : the case for income tax reform( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise of the equalities industry by Peter Saunders( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social mobility myths by Peter Saunders( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saunders examines the political circumstances in which the social mobility debate is now being played out and identifies four specific 'social mobility myths'
The government giveth, and the government taketh away : tax-welfare churning and the case for welfare state opt-outs by Peter Saunders( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six questions about civility by Nicole Billante( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper aims to answer six basic questions, starting with - what is civliity? It highlights the problems in measurement, the dangers in declaring civility's decline, and future directions in research and policy analysis
Supping with the Devil : government contracts and the non-profit sector( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public provision and urban politics : papers from the IBG annual conference, January 1982 by Institute of British Geographers( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welfare and inequality : national and international perspectives on the Australian welfare state by Peter Saunders( Book )

12 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since World War Two, maintenance of the welfare state has been seen as an essential part of government in most democratic capitalist countries. Yet over the past two decades the welfare state has been under increasing pressure. On the one hand, rapid social and economic change has left many people vulnerable and dependent on social institutions, while on the other, deteriorating economic prospects have led to calls to cut welfare expenditure
Re-moralising the welfare state by Peter Saunders( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restoring a nation of home owners : what went wrong with home ownership in Britain, and how to start putting it right by Peter Saunders( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Privatization and popular capitalism
Alternative Names
Peter R. Saunders

Peter R. Saunders sociologue australien

Peter Robert Saunders socioloog uit Australië

Saunders, P. R.

Saunders, P. R. 1950-

Saunders, P. R. (Peter R.), 1950-

Saunders, P. R. (Peter Robert), 1950-

Saunders, Peter

Saunders, Peter 1950 Aug. 30-

Saunders, Peter R. 1950-

Saunders, Peter Robert.

Saunders, Peter Robert 1950-

Languages
English (268)

German (5)

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Introduction to British politics : analysing a capitalist democracyUrban politics : a sociological interpretationCapitalismPrivatization and popular capitalismThe survey methods workbook : from design to analysisSocial class and stratificationTaxploitation : the case for income tax reformSocial mobility myths