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  • Globalization, Supranational Dynamics and Local Experiences

    This edited collection focuses on concepts of globalization, glocalization, transnationalism and cosmopolitanism. The contributions provide evidence of how in practice, global dynamics and individual lives are interrelated. It presents theoretical reflections… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • The Urban Political

    This book examines the political and economic trajectories of cities following the 2008 financial crisis. The authors claim that in this era-which they dub "late neoliberalism"-urban spaces, institutions, subjectivities, and organizational forms are undergoing… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Shukai Zhao boeken
    Shukai Zhao - The New Fate of Peasants

    This book discusses the historical transformation of the destiny of Chinese peasants under the contemporary political economic conditions, and tries to explore the institutional mechanism behind the formation and maintenance of these conditions. The analysis… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Khalid Al-Khater boeken
    Khalid Al-Khater - Gender and the Expansion of International Society in the Middle East

    Gender politics is the most visible marker of conflict over identity within the Middle East. It also lies at the core of cultural conflicts in the relationship between the Muslim world and the `West¿. Why is gender such a divisive issue between the West and… (Zachte kaft)

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    59,95
  • Kirstine Zinck Pedersen boeken
    Kirstine Zinck Pedersen - Organizing Patient Safety

    This book examines the unintended negative effects resulting from the recent international preoccupation with managing safety in the clinic. While patient safety poses a persistent challenge in the organization of healthcare, the current patient… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Ellen E. Moore boeken
    Ellen E. Moore - Landscape and the Environment in Hollywood Film

    This book systematically explores how popular Hollywood film portrays environmental issues through various genres. In so doing, it reveals the influence exerted by media consolidation and the drive for profit on Hollywood's portrayal of the natural landscape,… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Erik Steinskog boeken
    Erik Steinskog - Afrofuturism and Black Sound Studies

    This book interrogates the meeting point between Afrofuturism and Black Sound Studies. Whereas Afrofuturism is often understood primarily in relation to science fiction and speculative fiction, it can also be examined from a sonic perspective. The sounds of… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Healthcare as a Human Rights Issue

    This book deals with various facets of the human right to health: its normative profile as a universal right, current political and legal conflicts and contextualized implementation in different healthcare systems. The authors from different disciplines - law,… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Lone Parenthood in the Life Course

    Lone parenthood is an increasing reality in the 21st century, reinforced by the diffusion of divorce and separation. This volume provides a comprehensive portrait of lone parenthood at the beginning of the XXI century from a life course perspective. The… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Raphaela Henze boeken
    Raphaela Henze - Introduction to International Arts Management

    This book explains and critically examines how arts managers from more than 40 countries across the world respond to the various phenomena of globalisation, digitalisation and migration. It also analyses the manner in which cultural institutions become more… (Zachte kaft)

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    29,95
  • The Fascination with Unknown Time

    This volume explores 'unknown time' as a cultural phenomenon, approaching past futures, unknown presents, and future pasts through a broad range of different disciplines, media, and contexts. As a phenomenon that is both elusive and fundamentally inaccessible,… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Manlio Cinalli boeken
    Manlio Cinalli - Citizenship and the Political Integration of Muslims

    This book explores the political integration of Muslims and Islam across contemporary democracies. The author focuses on France, a country in which the integration of Muslims is usually seen as being problematic and controversial, and which is struggling with… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Developments in Environmental Regulation

    This book provides a critical examination of contemporary approaches to environmental regulation in the UK and the European Union. It also explores how regulation has evolved in response to a number of factors, including industrial development and improved… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Shenja van der Graaf boeken
    Shenja van der Graaf - ComMODify

    This book critically analyses user-firm technology relationships and socioeconomic structures at the crossroads of community and commerce. It investigates businesses that let users participate in platform development on the internet. An empirical study of the… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Mark Tilzey boeken
    Mark Tilzey - Political Ecology, Food Regimes, and Food Sovereignty

    This book asks how we are to understand the relationship between capitalism and the environment, capitalism and food, and capitalism and social resistance. These questions come together to form a study of food regimes and the means by which capitalism… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Roland Rau boeken
    Roland Rau - Visualizing Mortality Dynamics in the Lexis Diagram

    This book visualizes mortality dynamics in the Lexis diagram. While the standard approach of plotting death rates is also covered, the focus in this book is on the depiction of rates of mortality improvement over age and time. This rather novel approach offers… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Adam Possamai boeken
    Adam Possamai - The i-zation of Society, Religion, and Neoliberal Post-Secularism

    This book explores the elective affinity of religion and post-secularism with neoliberalism. With the help of digital capitalism, neoliberalism dominates, more and more, all aspects of life, and religion is not left unaffected. While some faith groups are… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • The Palgrave Handbook of Disabled Children's Childhood Studies

    Disabled children's lives have often been discussed through medical concepts of disability rather than concepts of childhood. Western understandings of childhood have defined disabled children against child development 'norms' and have provided the rationale… (Harde kaft)

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    228,95
  • Demanding Energy

    This edited collection critically engages with an important but rarely-asked question: what is energy for? This starting point foregrounds the diverse social processes implicated in the making of energy demand and how these change over time to shape the past… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Rerouting Galician Studies

    This book-aimed at both the general reader and the specialist-offers a transatlantic, transnational, and multidisciplinary cartography of the rapidly expanding intellectual field of Galician Studies. In the twenty-one essays that comprise the volume, leading… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Margarita Gómez-Reino boeken
    Margarita Gómez-Reino - Nationalisms in the European Arena

    This book explores how the multiplicity of nationalist parties across the European Union have embraced or refused the process of European integration and made it a platform for transnational coordination in the European arena. The author analyzes how opposing… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Judith Naeff boeken
    Judith Naeff - Precarious Imaginaries of Beirut

    This book investigates a shared experience of time and space in the post-civil-war city of Beirut: "the suspended now". Based on the close analysis of a large corpus of cultural objects; including visual art, literature, architecture and cinema; the book… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • The 'New Normal' of Working Lives

    This critical, international and interdisciplinary edited collection investigates the new normal of work and employment, presenting research on the experience of the workers themselves. The collection explores the formation of contemporary worker subjects, and… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Justin Christensen boeken
    Justin Christensen - Sound and the Aesthetics of Play

    This book is an interdisciplinary project that brings together ideas from aesthetics, philosophy, psychology, and music sociology as an expansion of German philosopher Hans-Georg Gadamer's theory on the aesthetics of play. This way of thinking focuses on an… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Patriarchat im Wandel

    Der Rückbau der Demokratie und des Säkularismus in der Türkei betrifft unmittelbar auch das Verhältnis zwischen Frauen und Männern. Der Band beleuchtet erstmals die Politik und Geschlechterverhältnisse unter der AKP sowie die aktuellen Positionen und… (Zachte kaft)

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    38,95