Books for starting a social sciences degree (& for A-Level)

A Listmania! list by Elise (Southend on Sea, UK)
 
Mastering Social Welfare (Palgrave Master S) (Palgrave Master Series)
1.  Mastering Social Welfare (Palgrave Master S) (Palgrave Master Series) by Pat Young
The list author says:
  "If you are ready to start a degree in social policy or any other social science subject read this before you get there or in your first term.  Also would be good for A-Level."
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Social Welfare Alive! Third Edition
2.  Social Welfare Alive! Third Edition by Stephen Moore
The list author says:
  "Another well written introductory book.  Specifically for A or AS Level, but don't let that put you off if you are at the beginning of your degree."
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Mastering Sociology (Palgrave Master S) (Palgrave Master Series)
3.  Mastering Sociology (Palgrave Master S) (Palgrave Master Series) by Gerard O'Donnell
The list author says:
  "Another one which would be invaluable in your 1st term of Uni, or for an A-Level."
£21.99   Used & New from: £0.01
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Questioning Identity : Gender, Class, Ethnicity (Understanding Social Change)
4.  Questioning Identity : Gender, Class, Ethnicity (Understanding Social Change) by Kath Woodward
The list author says:
  "Really useful way of easing you into a social science view of the world.  First Book in a series."
£21.59   Used & New from: £0.01
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The Natural and the Social: Uncertainty, Risk, Change: Uncertainty, Risk and Change (Understanding Social Change)
5.  The Natural and the Social: Uncertainty, Risk, Change: Uncertainty, Risk and Change (Understanding Social Change) by STEVE HINCHLIFFE
The list author says:
  "Second book in this series, takes a social sciences view of our changing world.  Helps you to take a more disinterested observational view of the world."
£25.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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