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A Century of Crisis and Conflict in the International System
A Century of Crisis and Conflict in the International...
Michael Brecher
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book is designed to present a fully developed theory of international crisis and conflict, along with substantial evidence of these two closely related phenomena. The book begins with a discussion of these topics at a theoretical level, defining...
A Cultural Approach to Discourse
A Cultural Approach to Discourse
S. xu
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Shi-xu critiques universalism in discourse studies in terms of the cultural consequences of its current white, western standpoint and advocates a culturally pluralist approach, a theory and research methodology from an innovative position between Eas...
A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention
A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention
Mary Michele Connellan...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição: This edited collection develops a gendered lens for genocide prevention by uncovering socially constructed gender roles which are crucial for the onset, form and prevention of genocide and mass atrocities. This volume draws on contemporary feminist ...
A Study of China's Foreign Aid
A Study of China's Foreign Aid
Y. Shimomura; H...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book provides a new perspective of China's controversial foreign aid strategy. The chapters offer a thorough examination of data to show how China has created knowledge in its long experiences of aid and how this accumulated knowledge could cont...
A Theory of Narrative Drawing
A Theory of Narrative Drawing
Simon Grennan
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers an original new conception of visual story telling, proposing that drawing, depictive drawing and narrative drawing are produced in an encompassing dialogic system of embodied social behavior. It refigures the existing description...
A Tributary Model of State Formation
A Tributary Model of State Formation
Berhanu Abegaz
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição: A Tributary Model of State Formation: Ethiopia, 1600-2015 addresses the perplexing question of why a pedigreed Ethiopian state failed to transform itself into a nation-state. Using a comparative-institutionalist framework, this book explores why Eth...
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
D. Clark
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:The first book to examine in detail the ways in which people adapt their understanding and behaviours towards poverty as a direct result to their experiences of poverty in developing countries, including world-leading academics and case studies from ...
Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective
Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace...
Hans Günter Brauch...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Addressing global environmental challenges from a peace ecology perspective, the present book offers peer-reviewed texts that build on the expanding field of peace ecology and applies this concept to global environmental challenges in the Anthropocen...
Adolescent Girls' Migration in The Global South
Adolescent Girls' Migration in The Global South
Katarzyna Grabska...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book provides a nuanced, complex, comparative analysis of adolescent girls’ migration and mobility in the Global South. The stories and the narratives of migrant girls collected in Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Sudan guide the readers in drawing the ...
Advertising as Multilingual Communication
Advertising as Multilingual Communication
H. Kelly-Holmes
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Advertising has traditionally communicated messages to consumers with strong local and national identities. However, increasingly, products, producers, advertising agencies and media are becoming internationalized. In the development of strategies th...
African Immigrant Traders in Inner City Johannesburg
African Immigrant Traders in Inner City Johannesb...
Inocent Moyo
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book contests the negative portrayal of African immigrants as people who are not valuable members of South African society. They are often perceived as a threat to South Africa and its patrimony, accused of committing crime, taking jobs and comp...
African Indigenous Financial Institutions
African Indigenous Financial Institutions
Julia Smith-Om...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book examines the impact of political conflict on microfinance engagement to put forth a theory of sparse network traps. It leverages a natural experiment to distinguish between the effects of conflict on determinants of microfinance efficiency ...