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Advances in sociology research. Volume 18

Jaworski, Jared A., editor.

New York : Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2016

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  • Title:
    Advances in sociology research. Volume 18
  • Author: Jaworski, Jared A., editor.
  • Publisher: New York : Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
  • Creation Date: 2016
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (203 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
  • Subjects: Sociology -- Research; Sociology -- Study and teaching
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
  • Contents: ADVANCES IN SOCIOLOGY RESEARCH: VOLUME 18; ADVANCES IN SOCIOLOGY RESEARCH: VOLUME 18; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: RETHINKING CAUSALITY IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCES: IMPLICATIONS FOR RESEARCH AND HEALTH INTERVENTIONS; ABSTRACT; INTRODUCTION; CAUSALITY: A MIXED BAG; LIFE AS A NARRATIVE; BIOGRAPHY AND CAUSALITY; IMPLICATIONS FOR HEALTH INTERVENTIONS AND RESEARCH; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES
    Chapter 2: REPERCUSSIONS OF PRECARIOUS, LOW-STATUS WORK REGARDING ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE SERVICES BY IMMIGRANT WORKERS IN GREECE: SEASONAL FLU OR AN INCURABLE DISEASE?ABSTRACT; 1. INTRODUCTION; 2. ΤHE RIGHT OF IMMIGRANTS TO ACCESS HEALTHCARE SERVICES; 3. GREEK RESEARCH EXPERIENCE ON ISSUES OF IMMIGRANT ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE SERVICES; 4. REPERCUSSIONS OF PRECARIOUS, LOW-STATUS/LOW WAGE WORK ON IMMIGRANTS' ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE SERVICES; 5. IMPACT OF INEQUALITIES IN ACCESSING HEALTHCARE SERVICES ON IMMIGRANTS AND ON PUBLIC HEALTH
    6. PROPOSALS TO COMBAT INEQUALITIES IN ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE SERVICES BY IMMIGRANT WORKERS IN GREECECONCLUSION; REFERENCES; Chapter 3: THEY DO NOT REPRESENT US! REPERCUSSIONS OF PRECARIOUS, LOW-STATUS WORK ON PARTICIPATION OF IMMIGRANTS IN TRADEUNIONS IN GREECE; ABSTRACT; 1. INTRODUCTION; 2. METHODOLOGY; 3. IMMIGRANTS' PRECARIOUS, LOW-STATUS/LOW-WAGE WORK AND DECOLLECTIVIZATION IN GREECE; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; Chapter 4: NEW ORAL TRANSMISSION OF POPULAR CULTURE IN THE FACE OF GLOBAL CHALLENGES: FROM URBAN LEGENDS TO THE DAUNTING NARRATIVES OF HYPERMODERNITY; ABSTRACT
    1. INTRODUCTION: THE SEEKERS OF A "COSMIC DAWN"2. AND A "NEW ERA" FINALLY ARRIVED; 3. CONCLUSION: REFLECTIONS FOR AFTER A WRECK; CONCLUSION: THE ILLUSION OF PROGRESS IN THE VERSION OF COMPRESSED STORIES OR MINIMAL META-STORIES; REFERENCES; Chapter 5: NORM CONFORMITY, RATIONALIZATION AND RESIDENT PARTICIPATION IN MULTI-OWNED HOUSING MANAGEMENT; ABSTRACT; INTRODUCTION; COLLECTIVISM IN MOH GOVERNANCE; ANALYTICAL FRAMEWORK OF COLLECTIVISM IN MOH MANAGEMENT; DATA FOR EMPIRICAL STUDY: SOURCE AND DESCRIPTIONS; ANALYSIS RESULTS; IMPLICATIONS OF THE RESULTS AND DISCUSSION; CONCLUSION; ACKNOWLEDGMENT
    REFERENCESChapter 6: GENDER BOUNDARIES: THE PRODUCTION OF HOMOPHOBIA; ABSTRACT; INTRODUCTION; BETWEEN SENSITIVE FAGS AND REAL MACHOS, WHO ARE THE TRUE MINORITY?; A GLANCE BEYOND SEXUAL HIERARCHIES; BE QUEER! QUESTION THE SOCIO-SEXUAL ORDER!; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; Chapter 7: CLOSING THE GENDER GAP IN TRADE UNION ACTIVITIES IN NIGERIA: THE MYTHS AND THE FACTS; ABSTRACT; INTRODUCTION; THEORETICAL DISCOURSE: PATRIARCHY; TRADE UNIONISM IN PERSPECTIVE; TRADE UNIONS AND WOMEN WORKERS IN NIGERIA; CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATION; REFERENCES; INDEX; Blank Page
  • Identifier: ISBN1-63484-320-7