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

What is the Future?
John Urry

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

Digital Sociology: The Reinvention of Social Research
Noortje Marres

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

Living Alone, Living Together - Two Essays on the Use of Housing
Peter King
Emerald Publishing Ltd

Living in Two Homes: Integration, Identity and Education of Transnational Migrants in a Globalized World
Edited by Mariella Espinoza Herold and Rina Manuela Contini
Emerald Publishing Ltd

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

Postcolonial Sociologies: A Reader
Edited Julian Go
Emerald Publishing Ltd

Nonviolent Conflict and Civil Resistance
Edited by Sharon Erickson Nepstad and Lester R Kurtz
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

Finding Common Ground: Consensus in Research Ethics Across the Social Sciences
Ron Iphofen
Emerald Publishing Ltd

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