Library


 

The MZES library is a central service provider for the institute’s scientific staff with the following sectors:

The Europe Library

collects social science literature in the fields of comparative European research and European integration research for the period after 1945.

Its holdings encompass about 50,000 monographs and about 110 journals.

Collection priorities are:

  • Social structure and social inequality (education, occupational classes, labour market, demography)
  • Welfare state research (retirement provision, health policy, family policy, intermediary structures / welfare organizations, social reporting)
  • Migration, integration, ethnic and social conflicts, conflict resolution
  • EU research (development/expansion, legitimy research, institutions, European policies, external relations, international negotiations, political participation, democratization, identity issues)
  • Parties and elections (national and EU election studies, election systems, parliaments, governments, policies, stakeholder organizations)

The Statistics Library

collects extensively in supranational, international, national and subnational statistics of 50 countries with an emphasis on Europe as well as in statistics of international organizations (UN, OECD, etc.)

Collection priorities are:

  • Statistical yearbooks
  • Demographic statistics, including censuses
  • Social statistics
  • Economic statistics
  • Elections

Opening hours:

Mon-Fri 8.00 – 24.00
Sat-Sun 10.00 – 24.00
Borrowing/returning hours: Mon-Fri 8.00 – 19.00

Catalogue

The MZES-OPAC
The MZES-OPAC provides exclusively the holdings of the MZES library and is meant for searches. It offers special search functions for the statistics library and direct online access to full texts (http://www1.mzes.uni-mannheim.de/bibliothek/opac)

PRIMO
Primo (total holdings of the MZES library and all university departmental libraries including all campus-wide available electronic periodicals, e-books, and data banks)  (http://www.bib.uni-mannheim.de)

KVK (Karlsruhe Virtual Catalogue)
For extensive searches the KVK provides documentation of more than 500 million books and periodicals in library and booksellers’ catalogues worldwide. (http://www.ubka.uni-karlsruhe.de/)

 

Use of the library and conditions of borrowing

The MZES library is located in building A 5, 6 (Part A) on the 1st floor.
The current periodicals are shelved on the ground floor. With the site plan it will be easy for you to find the locations of the individual signatures.

The library is a reference library, borrowing is restricted to MZES members and members of the university staff.

Conditions of borrowing, borrowing rules, conditions of use (PDF, in German)

Copying/Scanning:
There are several devices that can be used with the ECUM-Karte, for example.

Journals:
The MZES library’s current issues of about 110 scientific journals are shelved in the shared periodicals pool on the ground floor.

Search options:
A large number of PCs with internet access as well as one reader-printer for the usage of microforms (microfiches and reels of microfilms) are available for searches. The data can be processed electronically directly on site (Kodak 3000 DSV with editing software). The microform room is open from 8.00-16.00.
Contact for searches:

  • Hermann Schwenger, MZES-Bibliothek Zi. 119a
  • Franz Rothenbacher, Europadatenarchiv Zi. 117

New Acquisitions

Thematic focus - March 2014

Reference books

Clochard, Olivier; Migreurop
Atlas des migrants en Europe : géographie critique des politiques migratoires
Paris: Colin, 2012. - 143 S. : Kt, zahlr. Ill.
Shelfmark: E.K./Info/Atl/009
 
Porsche-Ludwig, Markus
Handbuch Sozialpolitiken der Welt
Berlin [u.a.]: LIT, 2013. - 709 S. : graph. Darst., Kt.
Shelfmark: ALLG/Info/Handb/098
 
Soeffner, Hans-Georg; Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie
Transnationale Vergesellschaftungen : Verhandlungen des 35. Kongresses der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie in Frankfurt am Main 2010
WiesbadenWiesbaden: Springer VSSpringer VS, 2013. - S. 724 - 1330 : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: D/Info/Handb/008=35.2010,2
 

EU Integration

Covas, António
União Europeia : os bens comuns da futura federacão europeia
Lisboa: Colibri, 2013. - 193 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Allg/559
 
Hillebrand, Ernst
Für ein anderes Europa : Beiträge zu einer notwendigen Debatte
Bonn: Dietz, 2014. - 191 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Allg/557
 
Loth, Wilfried
Europas Einigung : eine unvollendete Geschichte
Frankfurt am Main [u.a.]: Campus-Verl., 2014. - 512 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Allg/558
 

Neueste Entwicklungen in den EU-Mitgliedstaaten
Berlin ; Tallin: BWV, 2012. - 112 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Allg/556=20,1
 

General, social, economic history

Aldcroft, Derek Howard; Morewood, Steven
The European economy since 1914
London [u.a.]: Routledge, 2013. - XII, 439 S. : graph. Darst., Kt.
Shelfmark: E.K./Allg/281
 
Arts, Wilhelmus Antonius
Value contrasts and consensus in present-day Europe : painting Europe's moral landscapes
Leiden [u.a.]: Brill, 2014. - XXII, 420 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Allg/282
 
Casella, Roberto; Casella, Roberto
La Chine : Le siècle des géants de l'Asie : (1995-2012)
Montreuil-sous-BoisMontreuil-sous-Bois: , 2012. - X, 457 S.
Shelfmark: ASI/Allg/043=1
 
Dumitran, Daniel; Moga, Valer
Economy and Society in Central and Eastern Europe : territory, population, consumption ; papers of the International Conference held in Alba Iulia, April 25th-27th, 2013
Berlin [u.a.]: Lit, 2013. - VII, 398 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Allg/280
 
Gajdar, Egor T.; Bouis, Antonina W.
Russia : a long view
Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.]: MIT Press, 2012. - XVIII, 543 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: RUS/Allg/047
 
Gulizia, Luigi
Dossier Germania : indagine sul predominio tedesco
Castellana Grotte: CSA, 2013. - 136 S.
Shelfmark: D/Allg/102
 
Trindade, Luís
The making of modern Portugal
Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publ., 2013. - VI, 318 S. : Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
Shelfmark: P/Allg/017
 

Population, migration, urbanism, social geography

Forschungsgruppe Staatsprojekt Europa
Kämpfe um Migrationspolitik : Theorie, Methode und Analysen kritischer Europaforschung
Bielefeld: Transcript, 2014. - 301 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Bevgeo/503
 
Subra, Philippe
Le grand Paris : géopolitique d'une ville mondiale
Paris: Colin, c201. - 335 S. : Kt.
Shelfmark: F/Bevgeo/054
 

Labour market, classes, professions, status groups

Atzmüller, Roland
Aktivierung der Arbeit im Workfare-Staat : Arbeitsmarktpolitik und Ausbildung nach dem Fordismus
Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot, 2014. - 197 S.
Shelfmark: THEO/Erwkla/048
 
Keune, Maarten
Deconstructing flexicurity and developing alternative approaches : towards new concepts and approaches for employment and social policy
New York [u.a.]: Routledge, 2014. - XII, 203 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: ALLG/Erwkla/105
 

Family, household, kinship,

Crespi, Isabella; Miller, Tina
Family, care and work in Europe : an issue of gender?
Macerata: EUM, 2013. - 164 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Famil/381
 
Rosa, Rodrigo
Casamento e desigualdade : uma análise da diferenciacão social no casal
Lisboa: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, 2013. - 372 S.
Shelfmark: P/Famil/008
 
Singly, François de; Giraud, Christophe
En famille à Paris
Paris: Colin, c201. - 211 S.
Shelfmark: F/Famil/060
 

Monetary, financial institutions

Hertzog, Robert; Mestre, Christian; Petit, Yves
La crise financière et budgétaire en Europe : un moment de vérité pour la construction Européenne
Nancy: Presses universitaires de Nancy, 2013. - 257 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Finanz/182
 
Mauro, Giuseppe
L' evoluzione del sistema monetario internazionale e l'Unione Europea
Lanciano: Carabba, 2013. - 576 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.A./Finanz/180
 
Velo, Francesco; Velo, Dario
A social market economy and European economic monetary union
Bern ; Berlin ; Frankfurt am Main ; Wien (u.a.): Lang, 2013. - 174 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Finanz/181
 

EU institutions

Everson, Michelle
European agencies in between institutions and member states
Alphen aan den Rijn: Kluwer, 2014. - XXII, 277 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Inst/219
 
Karolewski, Ireneusz Pawel
Poland's EU-Council Presidency under evaluation : navigating Europe through stormy waters
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2014. - 181 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Inst/220
 
Reinfeldt, Alexander
Unter Ausschluss der Öffentlichkeit? : Akteure und Strategien supranationaler Informationspolitik in der Gründungsphase der europäischen Integration, 1952 - 1972
Stuttgart: Steiner, 2014. - 328 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Inst/218
 

International relations

Schmidt, Peter; Zyla, Benjamin
European security policy and strategic culture
London [u.a.]: Routledge, 2013. - XX, 208 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./Intbez/574
 
Serrano, Omar
The domestic sources of European foreign policy : defence and enlargement
Amsterdam: Amsterdam Univ. Press, 2013. - 200 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.A./Intbez/575
 

EU member states

Gehler, Michael; Steininger, Rolf
Österreich und die europäische Integration seit 1945 : Aspekte einer wechselvollen Entwicklung
Wien ; Köln ; Weimar: Böhlau, 2014. - 655 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./MGS/032=2
 
Incesu, Günal
Ankara - Bonn - Brüssel : die deutsch-türkischen Beziehungen und die Beitrittsbemühungen der Türkei in die Europäische Gemeinschaft, 1959 - 1987
Bielefeld: Transcript-Verl., 2014. - 316 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./MGS/474
 
Memeti-Kamberi, Lendita
L' État candidat à l'Union européenne
Paris: L'Harmattan, 2012. - 631 S.
Shelfmark: E.A./MGS/473
 

Nationalism, minorities, regionalism

Anghel, Remus Gabriel
Romanians in Western Europe : migration, status dilemmas, and transnational connections
Lanham [u.a.]: Lexington Books, 2013. - IX, 207 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Nation/427
 
Lluch, Jaime
The moral polity of the nacionalist : sovereignty and accommodation in Catalonia and Quebec, 1976-2010
Barcelona: Generalitat de Catalunya, 2013. - 322 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Nation/429
 
Schär, Bernhard C.; Ziegler, Béatrice
Antiziganismus in der Schweiz und in Europa : Geschichte, Kontinuitäten und Reflexionen
Zürich: Chronos, 2014. - 175 S. : 13 Ill.
Shelfmark: E.K./Nation/428
 

Political parties, elections, participation, elites, public opinion

Adler, Alexandre
La France européenne : le grand tournant
Paris: Plon, c201. - 152 S.
Shelfmark: F/Polsoz/199
 
Beichelt, Timm
Civil society and democracy promotion
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. - X, 238 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Polsoz/1086
 
Biondi, Lorenzo
La Lega democratica : dalla Democrazia cristiana all'Ulivo ; una nuova classe dirigente cattolica
Roma: Viella, 2013. - 363 S.
Shelfmark: I/Polsoz/187
 
Braendle, Thomas
Selection of public servants into politics : an economic analysis of its causes and consequences
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2013. - 166 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: D/Polsoz/331
 
Bütikofer, Sarah
Das Schweizer Parlament : eine Institution auf dem Pfad der Moderne
Baden-Baden: Nomos Verl.-Ges., 2014. - 159 S. : Ill., graph.Darst.
Shelfmark: CH/Polsoz/069
 
Centro Studi Investimenti Sociali (Rom)
I valori degli italiani 2013 : il ritorno del pendolo
Venezia: Marsilio, 2013. - 174 S.
Shelfmark: I/Polsoz/190
 
Debbasch, Charles
La chute de la Sarkozye : chronique de la fin d'un quinquennat
Paris: Harmattan, c201. - 321 S.
Shelfmark: F/Polsoz/198
 
Emre, Yunus
The emergence of social democracy in Turkey : the left and the transformation of the Republican People's Party
New York: Tauris, 2014. - XV, 325 S.
Shelfmark: TR/Polsoz/020
 
Girauta, Juan Carlos
Votaré no a la secesión de Cataluña
Barcelona: Ediciones B, 2013. - 173 S.
Shelfmark: E/Polsoz/078
 
Kahn, Kim Fridkin; Kenney, Patrick J.
The spectacle of U. S. Senate campaigns
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999. - XIV, 278 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: USA/Polsoz/221
 
Koch, Heiko
Casa Pound Italia : Mussolinis Erben
Münster: Unrast, 2013. - 147 S. : zahlr. Ill.
Shelfmark: I/Polsoz/188
 
Orellana, Salomon
Electoral systems and governance : how diversity can improve policy-making
London [u.a.]: Routledge, 2014. - XI, 165 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Polsoz/1087
 
Pinto, António Costa
A sombra das ditaduras : a Europa do Sul em comparacão
Lisboa: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, 2013. - 244 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Polsoz/1085
 
Plischke, Thomas
Wann Wähler entscheiden : Abläufe von Entscheidungsprozessen und der Zeitpunkt der Wahlentscheidung
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2014. - 334 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: THEO/Polsoz/179
 
Psarras, Dēmētrēs
Neofaschisten in Griechenland : die Partei Chrysi Avgi
Hamburg: Laika-Verl., 2014. - 215 S.
Shelfmark: GR/Polsoz/031
 
Six, Benjamin
Confiance réflexive et institutionnalisme : des théories libérales du choix rationnel à la gouvernance du fait social monétaire
Bruxelles, Bern, Berlin, Frankfurt a. M. [u.a.]: Lang, 2013. - 226 S.
Shelfmark: THEO/Polsoz/180
 

La classe dirigente pubblica : ruoli di governo e capacità amministrativa ; forum Rps e ESPAnet-Italia 2012, Roma
Roma: Ediesse, 2013. - 252 S.
Shelfmark: I/Polsoz/189
 

Welfare state, social policy, public health

Bartolini, Stefano
Manifesto per la felicità : come passare dalla società del ben-avere alla società del ben-essere
Milano: Feltrinelli, 2013. - xiv, 305 p.
Shelfmark: ALLG/Sozsta/220
 
Boria, Pietro
Lo stato impossibile : spunti e considerazioni in ordine ad un progetto di trasformazione dello stato sociale in Italia
Padova: CEDAM, 2013. - LV, 315 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: I/Sozsta/048
 
Chevalier, Tom
L' État-providence et les jeunes
Paris: Harmattan, c201. - 188 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: F/Sozsta/173
 
Eder, Anselm; Zukunftsforum Österreich
Soziale Kohäsion der Generationen in Österreich 2003 - 2005 - 2012 : der Generationenzusammenhalt in Zeiten der Finanz- und Wirtschaftskrise - eine Zeitreihenstudie
Wien [u.a.]: Lit-Verl., 2014. - 147 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: A/Sozsta/051
 
Florin, Agnès; Préau, Marie
Le bien-être
Paris: Harmattan, c201. - 299 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: THEO/Sozsta/098
 
Harsløf, Ivan; Ulmestig, Rickard
Changing social risks and social policy responses in the Nordic welfare states
Basingstoke [u.a.]: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. - XV, 295 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Sozsta/981
 
Hofmarcher, Maria M.
Das österreichische Gesundheitssystem : Akteure, Daten, Analysen
Berlin: MWV Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft, 2013. - XXIII, 324 S. : Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
Shelfmark: A/Sozsta/052
 
Lefebvre, Mathieu; Pestieau, Pierre
L' Etat providence en Europe : performance et dumping social
Paris: Éditions Rue d'Ulm, c201. - 79 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Sozsta/979
 
Muller, Béatrice; Barbier, Jean-Claude; Bresson, Maryse
Les solidarités à l'épreuve des crises
Paris: Harmattan, c201. - 243 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Sozsta/980
 
Tabuteau, Didier
Démocratie sanitaire : les nouveaux défis de la politique de la santé
Paris: Odile Jacob, c201. - 290 S.
Shelfmark: F/Sozsta/174
 

Constitution, european treaties, government, administration, law

Argyriades, Demetrios; Timsit, Gérard
Moving beyond the crisis : reclaiming and reaffirming our common administrative space
Bruxelles: Bruylant, 2013. - 485 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Staat/636
 
Beau, Nicolas
Papa Hollande au Mali : chronique d'un fiasco annoncé
Paris: Balland, c201. - 219 S.
Shelfmark: F/Staat/112
 
Duprat, Jean-Antoine
La Ve République : de la crise d'Etat ... à l'état de Crise
Paris: Glyphe, c201. - 351 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: F/Staat/111
 
Gagnon, Alain-G.
Das Zeitalter der Ungewissheiten : Essays über Föderalismus und nationale Diversität
Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2014. - 217 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Staat/637
 
Gizicki, Wojciech
A security community : Poland and her Visegrad allies: the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia
Lublin: Catholic University of Lublin Publ. House, 2013. - 227 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Staat/635
 
Kotlikoff, Laurence J.; Burns, Scott
The clash of generations : saving ourselves, our kids, and our economy
Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.]: MIT Press, 2012. - XII, 275 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: USA/Staat/063
 
Lucarelli, Alberto; Verpeaux, Michel
Régionalisme italien et régionalisme français : aspect constitutionnels, administratifs et fiscaux ; actes des rencontres internationales Université de Naples Federico II - Université Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne, tenues à Paris le 14 juin 2011 (École Doctorale de Droit Public et de Droit Fiscal)
Paris: Harmattan, c201. - 216 S.
Shelfmark: E.K./Staat/633
 
Mangiameli, Stelio
Federalism, regionalism and territory : proceedings of the conference, Rome - 2012 September 19-20-21
Milano: Giuffrè, 2013. - XIII, 389 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Staat/634
 
Preda, Daniela
Avanti adagio : i trattati di Roma e l'unità Europea
Padova: CEDAM, 2013. - VI, 340 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.A./Staat/538
 

Environmental policy

Upton, Simon
Un green new deal
Milano: Ambiente, 2013. - 240 S.
Shelfmark: I/Umwelt/002
 

Inequality, mobility, social stratification

Cantillon, Béa
Reconciling work and poverty reduction : how successful are European welfare states?
Oxford [u.a.]: Oxford Univ. P., 2014. - XXII, 432 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: E.K./Unglei/157
 
Franzini, Maurizio
Disuguaglianze inaccettabili : l'immobilità economica in Italia
Roma [etc.]: GLF editori Laterza, 2013. - xii, 146 S
Shelfmark: I/Unglei/018
 

Trade unions, employers' organisations, associations at EU level

Rosenfeld, Jake
What unions no longer do
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2014. - 279 S.
Shelfmark: USA/Verbän/021
 
Schroeder, Wolfgang; Greef, Samuel
Handbuch der Gewerkschaften in Deutschland
Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 2014. - 790 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: D/Verbän/113
 

Economic structure and -growth, entrepreneurs, internal market

Charnock, Greig; Purcell, Thomas J.; Ribera-Fumaz, Ramon
The limits to capital in Spain : crisis and revolt in the European south
2014. - X, 166 S.
Shelfmark: E/Wirt/046
 
Klamut, Mirosława
Adjustment of Polish economy to the EU requirements
Wrocław: Publishing House of Wrocław Univ. of Economics, 2012. - 291 S. : graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: PL/Wirt/054
 
Smil, Vaclav
Made in the USA : the rise and retreat of American manufacturing
Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.]: MIT Press, 2013. - XIII, 263 S. : Ill.
Shelfmark: USA/Wirt/030
 

Methods

Krieg, Eric J.
Statistics and data analysis for social science
Harlow: Pearson, 2014. - II, 392 S. : Ill., graph. Darst.
Shelfmark: MET/Allg/090