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This article describes the occupational culture of soldiers who live and work in Northern Ireland. The analysis proceeds from the recognition that work communities are not simply random aggregates of individual workers the interpretation and meanings that individual soldiers give to their work...
In the epigraph of the paper, Aristotle reminds us that confusion and inconsistency arise when people attach more than one meaning to any particular term name. It seems that Aristotle could not have better described the situation with the connotation of Jewishness in the contemporary world.
In a recent essay entitled Valuerelevant Sociology, David Gray 1983405416 argues that if sociology has to be socially relevant, it is essential that sociology becomes consciously valuerelevant, not valuefree. He maintains that sociologists cannot analyse the consequences of social structure,...
In his examination of the links between power and crime, Steven Box defined corporate crime as crime committed for the corporate organisation and not against it. Thus, employee theft, including fraud and embezzlement against an employer, would not be categorised as such. Braithwaite adopts a...
Social mobility has long been viewed as an integrative mechanism for societies. For example, whereas earlier American researchers saw opportunities for social mobility as a vital factor in promoting political stability and the maximisation of equality of opportunity, more recent British...
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