New Open Access Content

June 18, 2021

We are pleased to announce that the following books are now available Open Access:

The Human Right to Health: Solidarity in the Era of Healthcare Commercialization, Internships, Employability and the Search for Decent Work Experience, and Research Handbook on the Sociology of the Family.

The Human Right to Health: Solidarity in the Era of Healthcare Commercialization

This timely book offers a fresh perspective on how to effectively address the issue of unequal access to healthcare. It analyses the human right to health from the underexplored legal principle of solidarity, proposing a non-commercial understanding of the positive obligations inherent in the right to health. The title is accessible here.

Internships, Employability and the Search for Decent Work Experience

This groundbreaking book examines the growing phenomenon of internships and the policy issues they raise, during a time when internships or traineeships have become an important way of transitioning from education into paid work. The title is accessible here.

Research Handbook on the Sociology of the Family

Exploring how family life has radically changed in recent decades, this comprehensive Research Handbook tracks the latest developments and trends in scholarly work on the family. With a particular focus on the European context, it addresses current debates and offers insights into key topics including: the division of housework, family forms and living arrangements, intergenerational relationships, partner choice, divorce and fertility behaviour. The title is accessible here.

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