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Anthropology, Theatre, and Development
Anthropology, Theatre, and Development
Alex Flynn; Jonas...
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:The contributors explore diverse contexts of performance to discuss peoples' own reflections on political subjectivities, governance and development. The volume refocuses anthropological engagement with ethics, aesthetics, and politics to examine the...
Antimilitarism
Antimilitarism
C. Cockburn
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:A lively, first hand account of the ideas and activities of women and men in anti-war, anti-militarist and peace movements. The author looks at the tensions and divergences in and between organizations, and their potential for cohering into a powerfu...
Applying Respondent Driven Sampling to Migrant Populations
Applying Respondent Driven Sampling to Migrant Po...
G. Tyldum; L. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book gives a thorough introduction to the theoretical and practical aspects of planning, conducting and analysing data from Respondent Driven Sampling surveys, drawing on the experiences of experts in the field as well as pioneers that have appl...
Architecture, Materiality and Society
Architecture, Materiality and Society
Anna-Lisa Müller...
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book examines the extent to which the insights of STS can be used to analyse the role of architecture in and for social life. The contributions examine the question of whether architecture and thus materiality as a whole has agency. The book als...
Arctic Politics, the Law of the Sea and Russian Identity
Arctic Politics, the Law of the Sea and Russian I...
G. Hønneland
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book analyses the Russian opposition to the 2010 Barents Sea delimitation agreement in light of both the Law of the Sea and Russian identity, arguing that the agreement's critics and proponents inscribe themselves into different Russian narrativ...
Armenian History and the Question of Genocide
Armenian History and the Question of Genocide
M. Gunter
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:An analysis of the Turkish position regarding the Armenian claims of genocide during World War I and the continuing debate over this issue, the author offers an equal examination of each side's historical position. The book asks 'what is genocide?' a...
Armenia's Future, Relations with Turkey, and the Karabagh Conflict
Armenia's Future, Relations with Turkey, and the Karabagh...
Levon Ter-Petrossian...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This project addresses recurring questions about Armenian-Turkish relations, the legacy of the Armenian genocide of 1915, and relations between the Armenian diaspora and the Republic of Armenia. Additionally, it discusses the ongoing conflict with Az...
Art, Spirituality and Economics
Art, Spirituality and Economics
Luk Bouckaert; Knut...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This volume celebrates the work of Laszlo Zsolnai, a leading researcher and scholar in the field of the ethical and spiritual aspects of economic life, who has made significant contributions to the connection between ethics, spirituality, aesthetics ...
Artists, Writers and The Arab Spring
Artists, Writers and The Arab Spring
Riad Ismat
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:The book aims to explore the foresight of prominent Middle Eastern authors and artists who anticipated the Arab Spring, which resulted in demands for change in the repressive and corrupted regimes. Eventually, it led to cracking down on the protests ...
ASEAN's Engagement of Civil Society
ASEAN's Engagement of Civil Society
Kelly Gerard
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book offers an innovative framework for understanding the role of civil society in regional and global policymaking. Using political economy analysis, Gerard demonstrates that ASEAN's people-oriented agenda builds legitimacy, while sidelining it...
Assessing Dynamics of Democratisation
Assessing Dynamics of Democratisation
O. Törnquist
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:The book summarises the critique of these approaches, suggests a comprehensive alternative framework, and shows how the alternative works in reality through a case study of the largest of the new democracies, Indonesia.
Asymmetric Demography and the Global Economy
Asymmetric Demography and the Global Economy
J. Fanelli
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:The global demographic transition presents marked asymmetries as poor, emerging, and advanced countries are undergoing different stages of transition. Emerging countries are demographically younger than advanced economies. This youth is favorable to ...