Network Book Reviews

The editors of Network are interested in carrying reviews of the books listed below in the next edition.

Network invites all BSA members to pick a book from the list. Please contact Tony Trueman for the next deadline for reviews.

Guidelines for book reviewing can be found here. In some cases we can carry reviews of 600 words rather than 550.

To register an interest in reviewing, or for more information, please contact Tony Trueman on 07964 023392. We will then have a copy of the book sent to you.

Please note that it is essential to let us know of your interest before beginning reviewing.


Cities and Economic Change
Edited by Ronan Paddison & Tom Hutton

Identity and Capitalism
Marie Moran

Networks of Outrage and Hope
Manuel Castells

Universities at War
Thomas Docherty

The Politics of Fear
Ruth Wodak

Sport: A Critical sociology
Richard Giulianotti 

The Knowledge Corrupters
Colin Crouch

The Class: Living and Learning in the Digital Age
Sonia Livingstone and Julian Sefton-Green
NYU Press

Unsafe Abortion and Women's Health: Change and Liberalization Hardcover – 12
Colin Francome

Sport Sociology - Third Edition
Peter Craig

Bourdieu: The Next Generation
The Development of Bourdieu's Intellectual Heritage in Contemporary UK Sociology
Edited by Jenny Thatcher, Nicola Ingram, Ciaran Burke, Jessie Abraham 

Drinking Dilemmas
Space, culture and identity
Edited by Thomas Thurnell-Read

The Persistence of Gender Inequality
Mary Evans

The Sociology of the Individual
Athanasia Chalari

Youth in a Globalizing World
edited Vincenzo Cicchelli

Living a Feminist Life
Sara Ahmed
Duke University Press

Alternative Sociologies of Religion: Through Non-Western Eyes
James V. Spickard
New York University Press

Journeys in Sociology: From First Encounters to Fulfilling Retirements
Temple University Press

Sociology of Sport: A Global Subdiscipline in Review
Edited by Kevin Young
Emerald Publishing Ltd

Building better societies: Promoting social justice in a world falling apart
Edited by Rowland Atkinson, Lisa Mckenzie and Simon Winlow
Policy Press

Islamophobia and Securitization. Religion, Ethnicity and the Female Voice
Tania Saeed
Palgrave Macmillan

Becoming Digital: Toward a Post-Internet Society
Vincent Mosco

Understanding Brexit: Why Britain Voted to Leave the European Union
Graham Taylor

The Development of Socialism, Social Democracy and Communism: Historical, Political and Socioeconomic Perspectives
Mohamed Ismail Sabry

The Perspective of Historical Sociology: The Individual as Homo-Sociologicus Through Society and History
Jiří Šubrt

National Identity and Europe in Times of Crisis: Doing and Undoing Europe
Edited by Christian Karner and Monika Kopytowska