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  • Penelope Harvey boeken
    Penelope Harvey - Dislocating Labour

    The contributors to this volume interrogate the labour/capital relation exploring the ways in which industrial outsourcing and subcontracting transform the conditions, possibilities and politics of work. (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • Norma R. A. Romm boeken
    Norma R. A. Romm - Responsible Research Practice

    This book explores ways in which creative research practice can be explicitly and mindfully geared to make a difference to the quality of social and ecological existence. It offers a range of examples of how different research methods can be employed (and… (Harde kaft)

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    142,95
  • Women and Leadership

    This empowering volume presents current empirical findings and rich personal insights into the evolving challenges women face in attaining-and thriving in-leadership positions. Contributors add new voices to emerging and familiar topics, including leadership… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Cultural Conflict in Hong Kong

    This book examines how in navigating Hong Kong's colonial history alongside its ever-present Chinese identity, the city has come to manifest a conflicting socio-cultural plurality. Drawing together scholars, critics, commentators, and creators on the vanguard… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Ashley M. Donnelly boeken
    Ashley M. Donnelly - Subverting Mainstream Narratives in the Reagan Era

    Subverting Mainstream Narratives in the Reagan Era explores how artists, novelists, and directors were able to present narratives of strong dissent in popular culture during the Reagan Era. Using but subverting the tools of mainstream novels and films, these… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Ava Kanyeredzi boeken
    Ava Kanyeredzi - Race, Culture, and Gender

    This book presents an in-depth account of nine Black British women's experiences of violence and abuse. Through in depth interviews and analysis the author reveals their feelings of being silenced as children, women, Black women and as victims/survivors. Being… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Peter Haller boeken
    Peter Haller - Urbanization, Commuting and Regional Labor Markets

    Deutschland ist durch seine regionale Struktur - mit vielen Zentren intensiver wirtschaftlicher Aktivität - besonders interessant für Analysen zu räumlichen Mechanismen von Städten und zu Wechselwirkungen zwischen Regionen. Mit steigender Bevölkerungszahl… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Cory Thomas Pechan Driver boeken
    Cory Thomas Pechan Driver - Muslim Custodians of Jewish Spaces in Morocco

    Exploring the roles of Muslim guards and guides in Jewish cemeteries in Morocco, Cory Thomas Pechan Driver suggests that these custodians use performances of ritual and caring acts for Jewish graves for multiple reasons. Imazighen [Berbers] stress their close… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • José Julián López boeken
    José Julián López - Human Rights as Political Imaginary

    In this book, López proposes the 'political imaginary' model as a tool to better understand what human rights are in practice, and what they might, or might not, be able to achieve. Human rights are conceptualised as assemblages of relatively stable, but not… (Harde kaft)

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    142,95
  • Mangala Subramaniam boeken
    Mangala Subramaniam - Contesting Water Rights

    As globalization processes and related neoliberal agendas promote privatization through state action, people's struggles for rights to water have intensified. In this context, this book examines the role of the ambivalent state in local struggles for water,… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Bernard Enjolras boeken
    Bernard Enjolras - The Third Sector as a Renewable Resource for Europe

    This book provides a critical account of the third sector and its future in Europe. It offers an original conceptualization of the third sector in its European manifestations alongside an overview of its major contours, including its structure, sources of… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Cross-Cultural Comparisons on Surrogacy and Egg Donation

    This book is the first to bring together an interdisciplinary collection of essays on surrogacy and egg donation from three socially, legally and culturally distinct countries - India, Israel and Germany. It presents contributions from experts in the field of… (Harde kaft)

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    142,95
  • Ethnographies and Health

    This edited collection explores the multiple ways in which ethnography and health emerge and take form through the research process. There is now a plethora of disciplinary engagements with ethnography around the topic of health, including anthropology,… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Erdem Cam boeken
    Erdem Cam - Social Dialogue and Democracy in the Workplace

    This book focuses on the experience of social dialogue in Turkey, which is a European Union candidate country. It argues that social dialogue constitutes one of the fundamental pillars of European social model and therefore should be analysed not only at the… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Ruin Porn and the Obsession with Decay

    This collection is the first book to comprehensively analyse the relatively new and under-researched phenomenon of `ruin porn¿. Featuring a diverse collection of chapters, the authors in this work examine the relevance of contemporary ruin and its… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Urban Landscapes in Contemporary Latin American Literature

    This collection of essays studies the depiction of contemporary urban space in twenty-first century Latin American fiction. The contributors to this volume seek to understand the characteristics that make the representation of the postmodern city in a Latin… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Ecologically Unequal Exchange

    At a time of societal urgency surrounding ecological crises from depleted fisheries to mineral extraction and potential pathways towards environmental and ecological justice, this book re-examines ecologically unequal exchange (EUE) from a historical and… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Tobie Nathan boeken
    Tobie Nathan - Doctors and Healers

    We think we know what healers do: they build on patients' irrational beliefs and treat them in a 'symbolic' way. If they get results, it's thanks to their capacity to listen, rather than any influence on a clinical level. (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Smita Yadav boeken
    Smita Yadav - Precarious Labour and Informal Economy

    An empirical account of one of India's largest indigenous populations, this book tells the story of the Gonds-who currently face displacement and governmental control of the region's forests, which has crippled their economy. Rather than protesting and calling… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Unequal Accommodation of Minority Rights

    This book provides an in-depth multidisciplinary analysis of the major social and political processes affecting Hungarians in Romania after the overthrow of the Communist regime in 1989. The volume highlights the interdependence between the ethno-political… (Harde kaft)

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    137,95
  • Viorela Ducu boeken
    Viorela Ducu - Romanian Transnational Families

    This book explores novel aspects of transnational family research through the study of Romanian transnational families. A range of topics are covered, including the impact of lodging type upon life strategies; understudied elements in transnational… (Harde kaft)

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    63,95
  • Austerity Policies

    This book takes up the problems of social policy, state intervention and support in the hard times of austerity introduced by the Coalition government 2010-15, and continued under the Conservative government today. At a time when the economy is growing and pay… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Knowledge, Politics and Policymaking in Indonesia

    This edited volume examines key questions about evidence-informed policymaking in Indonesia. It draws on insights and evidence acquired through the implementation of the Knowledge Sector Initiative, a donor-funded programme that aims to increase the demand for… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Steven Loyal boeken
    Steven Loyal - State Power and Asylum Seekers in Ireland

    This book aims to account for the reception, treatment and sometimes, eventual deportation, of asylum seekers in Ireland, by analysing how they are framed and dealt with by the Irish state. Both historically and theoretically grounded, it will discuss… (Harde kaft)

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    74,95
  • Nathaniel O'Grady boeken
    Nathaniel O'Grady - Governing Future Emergencies

    The 21st century has born witness to myriad changes in the way the world is secured from the many emergencies that that continually threaten to disrupt its order. This book concentrates on two such changes by exploring how emergency governance practices have… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95