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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 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 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 '...
Advancing Workplace Mediation Through Integration of Theory and Practice
Advancing Workplace Mediation Through Integration of...
Katalien Bollen...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book compares the unique features of workplace mediation to other contexts of mediation, as well as the specific competences each situation requires of the mediator. It covers many important issues related to workplace mediation and discusses 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...
Ageing, The Body and Social Change
Ageing, The Body and Social Change
E. Tulle
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:The book explores the relationship between embodiment and the production of the key structures which frame agency to map out potential for social change. It uses modalities of ageing embodiment in the context of sport participation in later life, spe...
Agent-Based Modeling Meets Gaming Simulation
Agent-Based Modeling Meets Gaming Simulation
K. Arai; H. Deguchi...
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:This collection of excellent papers cultivates a new perspective on agent-based social system sciences, gaming simulation, and their hybridization. Most of the papers included here were presented in the special session titled Agent-Based Modeling Mee...