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Class Inequality in Austerity Britain
Class Inequality in Austerity Britain
W. Atkinson; S....
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:When the Coalition Government came to power in 2010 in claimed it would deliver not just austerity, as necessary as that apparently was, but also fairness. This volume subjects this pledge to critical interrogation by exposing the interests behind th...
Classical, Semi-classical and Quantum Noise
Classical, Semi-classical and Quantum Noise
Leon Cohen; H. Vincent...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:David Middleton was a towering figure of 20th Century engineering and science and one of the founders of statistical communication theory. During the second World War, the young David Middleton, working with Van Fleck, devised the notion of the match...
Climate Change and Individual Responsibility
Climate Change and Individual Responsibility
Wouter Peeters;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book discusses the agency and responsibility of individuals in climate change, and argues that these are underemphasized, enabling individuals to maintain their consumptive lifestyles without having to accept moral responsibility for their luxur...
Climate Change, Extreme Events and Disaster Risk Reduction
Climate Change, Extreme Events and Disaster Risk ...
Suraj Mal; R.B....
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book discusses the science, causes, impacts and risk reduction strategies for climate change and disasters. It focuses on the use of traditional knowledge, new innovation and education to build a culture of safety and resilience at all levels in...
Commemoration as Conflict
Commemoration as Conflict
S. McDowell; M....
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:McDowell and Braniff explore the relationship between commemoration and conflict in societies which have engaged in peace processes, attempting to unpack the ways in which the practices of memory and commemoration influence efforts to bring armed con...
Communicating Climate Change
Communicating Climate Change
Susanna Priest
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book asks and answers the question of what communication research and other social sciences can offer that will help the global community to address climate change by identifying the conditions that can persuade audiences and encourage collectiv...
Communicating India’s Soft Power
Communicating India’s Soft Power
D. Thussu
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:In recent years, India has emerged as a major economic and political power. Yet, the country's cultural influence outside India has not been adequately analyzed in academic discourses. This book, a pioneering attempt, from an international communicat...
Competitiveness of CEE Economies and Businesses
Competitiveness of CEE Economies and Businesses
Piotr Trąpczyński...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book presents peer-reviewed, state-of-the-art conceptual and empirical papers devoted to changes in the international competitive position of the Central and Eastern European (CEE) region, its countries and businesses. While the unprecedented sc...
Complexity Management in Engineering Design – a Primer
Complexity Management in Engineering Design – a P...
Maik Maurer
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:The treatise supports understanding the phenomena of complexity in engineering, distinguishes complexity from other challenges and presents an overview of definitions and applied approaches.The historical background of complexity management is explai...
Complexity Thinking for Peacebuilding Practice and Evaluation
Complexity Thinking for Peacebuilding Practice and...
Emery Brusset; Cedric...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book covers the design, evaluation, and learning for international interventions aiming to promote peace. More specifically, it reconceptualises this space by critically analysing mainstream approaches – presenting both conceptual and empiri...
Computational Information Geometry
Computational Information Geometry
Frank Nielsen; Frank...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book focuses on the application and development of information geometric methods in the analysis, classification and retrieval of images and signals. It provides introductory chapters to help those new to information geometry and applies the the...
Conflicts in the Persian Gulf
Conflicts in the Persian Gulf
H. Askari
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book analyzes the origins of conflicts and wars in the Persian Gulf, assesses the common factor(s) that have been their essential fuel, determines their fallout for the political, economic, and human development of the region, and provides insig...