The following new books and journals are published by Springer.
1. Book Highlights in Sociology
The following e-books are currently accessible via HKU campus network. If you are trying to access them from home, please connect your home PC to HKU campus network via HKUVPN.
2. Theoretical Principles of Sociology
3. Free access to Race and Social Problems
This journal will offer FREE ONLINE ACCESS to all FULL TEXT articles during 2009 and 2010. HKUL users are also able to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4288839
4. Journal Highlights
Special Issue: On Advice For A Happy Life (Open access)
Special Issue: Muslims and Media: Perceptions, Participation, and Change
LSE IDEAS is a centre for the study of international affairs, diplomacy and grand strategy. Its mission is to use LSE’s (The London School of Economics and Political Science) intellectual resources to help train skilled and open-minded leaders and to study international affairs through world-class scholarship and engagement with practitioners and decision-makers. IDEAS Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated. The following are the forthcoming events in November:
Jihad: The Trail of Political Islam
Tuesday, 24 November 2009, 6.30pm, Old Theatre
Speaker: Professor Gilles Kepel
Chair: Professor Arne Westad
Thailand: A Nation in the Making
Thursday, 26 November 2009, 6:30pm, The Box (Tower 3, 5th Floor)
Speaker: Dr Thitinan Pongsudhirak
Chair: Tan Sri Dr Munir Majid
Click here to find out the details.
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