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“Neoliberalization” as Betrayal
“Neoliberalization” as Betrayal
S. Sharma
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:This book is concerned with the three-way relationship between neoliberalism, women's education, and the spatialization of the state, and analyses this through an ethnography lens of women's education programs in India.
“Soft” Counterinsurgency: Human Terrain Teams and US Military Strategy in Iraq and Afghanistan
“Soft” Counterinsurgency: Human Terrain Teams and US...
Paul Joseph
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:"Soft" Counterinsurgency reviews the promises and achievements of Human Terrain Teams, the small groups of social scientists that were eventually embedded in every combat brigade in Iraq and Afghanistan.
A Business and Labour History of Britain
A Business and Labour History of Britain
M. Richardson; P...
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:By bringing together and critically engaging with accounts of certain themes in business and labour history, and utilizing original research, this book aims to widen understanding of industrial society and provide a background to further study and re...
A Handbook of Leisure Studies
A Handbook of Leisure Studies
C. Rojek; S. Shaw...
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:A unique, international resource for Leisure Studies: in one volume the history, organization and central debates in the field of Leisure Studies are defined, providing a one-stop-shop for students and an agenda for future debate and research academi...
A Non-Philosophical Theory of Nature
A Non-Philosophical Theory of Nature
A. Smith
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Utilizing François Laruelle's "non-philosophical" method, Smith constructs a unified theory of philosophical theology and ecology by challenging environmental philosophy and theology, claiming that and engagement with scientific ecology can...
A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?
A Nuclear Weapons-Free World?
Nick Ritchie
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:President Obama and the UK Labour and Coalition governments have all backed the renewed momentum for serious progress towards a world free of nuclear weapons, whilst the UK finds itself embarked on a controversial and expensive programme to renew its...
A Social History of Student Volunteering
A Social History of Student Volunteering
G. Brewis
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Using a wide range of student testimony and oral history, Georgina Brewis sets in international, comparative context a one-hundred year history of student voluntarism and social action at UK colleges and universities, including such causes as relief ...
A Sociolinguistic History of Early Identities in Singapore
A Sociolinguistic History of Early Identities in ...
National Institute...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:What role does race, geography, religion, orthography and nationalism play in the crafting of identities? What are the origins of Singlish? This book offers a thorough investigation of old and new identities in Asia's most global city, examined throu...
A Sociology of the World Rally Championship
A Sociology of the World Rally Championship
H. Naess
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Drawing upon interviews with key people in the World Rally Championship as well as trans-local ethnographic research, this book explores questions of commerciality and sporting identity, tackling the sport's controversial handling of the shift into '...
A Study of Personal and Cultural Values
A Study of Personal and Cultural Values
R. D'Andrade
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This study analyzes American, Vietnamese and Japanese personal values, attempting to understand how it can be ethnographers find large differences in values between cultures, yet empirical surveys find relatively small, almost trivial differences in ...
African Media and the Digital Public Sphere
African Media and the Digital Public Sphere
O. Mudhai; W. Tettey...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book examines the claims that new information and communication technologies (ICTs) are catalysts of democratic change in Africa. It takes optimist, pragmatist-realist and pessimist stances on various political actors and institutions, from gove...
Afterlife of Events
Afterlife of Events
Marek Tamm
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Recently, we have witnessed a rearticulation of the traditional relationship between the past, present and future, broadening historiography's range from studying past events to their later impact and meaning. The volume proposes to look at the pers...