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21st Century Dissent
21st Century Dissent
G. Curran
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:21st Century Dissent contends that anarchism has considerably influenced the modern political landscape. Curran explores the contemporary face of anarchism as expressed via environmental protests and the anti-globalization movement.
A Doctorate and Beyond
A Doctorate and Beyond
Graham C. Goodwin...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição: A book that takes you through and beyond your doctoral studies. It will be a valuable reference throughout your working life.Drawing on their own extensive experience, the authors pass on invaluable advice by answering such questions as:Do I want to...
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 Peaceful Jihad
A Peaceful Jihad
R. Lukens-Bull
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Based on extensive ethnographic research, this book examines how the Islamic community in Java, Indonesia, is actively negotiating both modernity and tradition in the contexts of nation-building, globalisation, and a supposed clash of civilizations. ...
A Post-Racial Change Is Gonna Come
A Post-Racial Change Is Gonna Come
J. Wharton
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This work offers a political and historical analysis of Newark's modern politics since 1950, culminating with Mayor Cory Booker's rise to power and prominence both in the city and in American political consciousness. Newark's recent political history...
A School in Africa
A School in Africa
A. Megahey
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:When Peterhouse School opened in 1955, the British Empire in Africa was still intact and the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland had just come into being. It was a boarding school founded on the British model, but with the intention that it would 'a...
A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Reduction
A Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Redu...
Vishwambhar Prasad...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book presents a socio-economic and livelihood analysis of agriculturally-dependent communities of Mizoram, the eastern extension of the Himalaya, using the sustainable livelihood approach. Such an approach to poverty reduction is inevitable, par...
Advances in Geocomputation
Advances in Geocomputation
Daniel A. Griffith...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book contains refereed papers from the 13th International Conference on GeoComputation held at the University of Texas, Dallas, May 20-23, 2015. Since 1996, the members of the GeoComputation (the art and science of solving complex spatial proble...
Advances in Irish Quaternary Studies
Advances in Irish Quaternary Studies
Peter Coxon; Stephen...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book provides a new synthesis of the published research on the Quaternary of Ireland. It reviews a number of significant advances in the last three decades on the understanding of the pattern and chronology of the Irish Quaternary glacial, inter...
Affirmative Action in China and the U.S.
Affirmative Action in China and the U.S.
M. Zhou; A. Hi...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This volume is the first to comprehensively examine Chinese's affirmative action policies in the critical area of minority education, the most important conduit to employment and economic success in the PRC after the economic reforms begun in the lat...
African Urban Economies
African Urban Economies
D. Bryceson; D....
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:Are Africa's most populous and economically dominant cities a force to reckon with in the twenty-first century? This book analyzes the economies of East and Southern Africa's 'apex' cities, probing how they have altered structurally over time and the...
Alliances for Sustainable Development
Alliances for Sustainable Development
L. Berlie
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:A lively and hands-on exploration of corporate-NGO alliances. It offers original insight to understand why alliances exist and to what end. It also looks into the asymmetries between partners and dwells on three crucial aspects of alliances managemen...