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  • Marilyn Metta boeken
    Marilyn Metta - Writing Against, Alongside and Beyond Memory

    arilyn Metta is the cowinner of the International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry 2011 Qualitative Book Award. Memory, embedded in our scripts of the past, inscribed in our bodies and reflected in the collective memory of every family, group and community,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Cynthia Kraus boeken
    Cynthia Kraus - Politiques de coalition / Politics of Coalition

    Quelles sont les conditions de possibilité de l'agir politique et d'une démocratie radicale? Proposant une lecture empirique et théorique de l'oeuvre de Judith Butler, ce livre discute l'actualité - parfois brûlante - des politiques de coalition dans… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Natalia Gerodetti boeken
    Natalia Gerodetti - Modernising Sexualities

    This book examines constructions of sexualities and their intersection with nation-building between the 1890s and the 1930s. Using the unification of the Swiss Criminal Code as an investigative framework this book argues that sexualities and nation are… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Indira Palacios-Valladares boeken
    Indira Palacios-Valladares - Industrial Relations after Pinochet

    In recent decades many countries have implemented neoliberal reforms that have had adverse consequences for unions. In Chile this process was particularly sweeping, having occurred under the right-wing dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet. Despite the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Dita Vogel boeken
    Dita Vogel - Stories and Reflections of Immigrant Activists in Europe

    This book shares the stories and reflections of 40 foreign-born activists in different European states. The immigrants vividly report on their paths into active participation in the societies in which they live. They reflect on their own role as links and… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Analysis and Visions for Europe

    This book provides reflections on and visions of the European Union and its future. The latter is a central concern that threads through all chapters and contributions, thereby taking a critical stance on conventional theories and main stream views of European… (Harde kaft)

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  • EU Local Imprints

    This book is about the impact of the EU on local issues, particularly in the pre-accession phase. It analyses and discusses contending interests and aspirations in culture, education, communication and tourism in parts of former Yugoslavia. Various… (Harde kaft)

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  • Older Workers in a Sustainable Society

    The challenges of an ageing population and workforce are increasingly recognised by policy makers, managers and workers in many countries. In this book, prominent researchers address these challenges. It deals with health and workability, and gives data and… (Harde kaft)

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  • Transboundary Migration in the Post-Soviet Space

    The collective monograph contains the results of an empirical project conducted in Armenia and Georgia as well as in Moscow (as the favourite destination of migrants from the South Caucasus) from 2008 to 2010. The book is the first contribution to comparative… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jannika Mattes boeken
    Jannika Mattes - Innovation in Multinational Companies

    This study deals with the organisation of innovation projects of multinational companies. The focus is on learning processes which occur within the company group as well as those taking place between the company and its regional environment. This work… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ayokunle Olumuyiwa Omobowale boeken
    Ayokunle Olumuyiwa Omobowale - The Tokunbo Phenomenon and the Second-Hand Economy in Nigeria

    This book investigates the social construction and reconstruction of Tokunbo meanings and how these impact on the second-hand economy in Nigeria. Qualitative data were collected at Abeokuta, Ibadan and Lagos in Nigeria and at Cotonou in Benin Republic. The… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Zhining Ma boeken
    Zhining Ma - The ACFTU and Chinese Industrial Relations

    In the context of China's growing influence over the global economy, its newly developed labour market and the subsequent series of industrial relations issues have captured much attention. However, research on industrial relations and labour problems in China… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Wlodzimierz Piatkowski boeken
    Wlodzimierz Piatkowski - Beyond Medicine

    The rising popularity of unconventional treatment methods in Poland, not accepted by academic medicine, prompted the author to describe and interpret the social causes of this phenomenon and its diverse effects, as well as to forecast the future of such… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Changing Labour Relations

    The book explores different perspectives of labour relations with respect to the governance of labour. These different perspectives took into account the contribution of labour to improve the specificity of companies and the role of the social dialogue in the… (Harde kaft)

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  • Ulrike Bronner boeken
    Ulrike Bronner - Urban Nomads Building Shanghai

    This book takes a close look at the interrelated phenomena of international business migrants and rural migrant workers in Shanghai. Through separate case studies it observes them in parallel and sheds light on the spatial implications of both groups' migrant… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Silvia Maja Melzer boeken
    Silvia Maja Melzer - Causes and consequences of the gender-specific migration from East to West Germany

    Obwohl die deutsche Wiedervereinigung mehr als 25 Jahre zurückliegt, bestehen bis heute Unterschiede zwischen Ost- und Westdeutschland. Aufgrund der unterschiedlichen Lebensstandards und Chancen ziehen viele Menschen von Ost nach West. Silvia Maja Melzer… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Douglas A. Cunningham boeken
    Douglas A. Cunningham - A Companion to the War Film

    A Companion to the War Film contains 27 original essays that examine all aspects of the genre, from the traditional war film, to the new global nature of conflicts, to the diverse formats war stories assume in today s digital culture. (Harde kaft)

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  • Jessica Barnes boeken
    Jessica Barnes - Environmental Futures

    Concerns about the exploitation of limited resources, optimum development trajectories, and climate change draw attention to the temporal horizons of our environment - Environmental Futures is a curated collection of essays that explores different ways of… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Yearbook of the Artificial. Vol. 5

    Not only scientific research, but also modern-day social life, is demonstrating a strongly renewed interest in 'chance' - a theme that has accompanied the whole history of human thought. This volume brings together many of the topics in which chance, or… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Peter Newell boeken
    Peter Newell - The Globalization and Environment Reader

    Features a collection of classic and cutting-edge readings that explore whether and how globalization can be made more compatible with sustainable development (Harde kaft)

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  • James M. Honeycutt boeken
    James M. Honeycutt - Scripts and Communication for Relationships

    Over 200 years ago, Jane Austen, an astute observer of the rituals of late-eighteenth-century courtship wrote that a happy marriage was the result of chance. Modern relationship researchers have revealed that scripts concerning pair bonding rituals are… (Harde kaft)

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  • Rule Systems Theory

    Explaining the complexity of social life remains the central challenge of the social sciences. This book offers a variety of theoretical-empirical explorations and applications inspired by an important neo-institutional approach to tackling this complexity -… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Katherine Bird boeken
    Katherine Bird - Reconciling Work and the Family

    any women are confronted each day with the problem of trying to reconcile their employment and family commitments. The ongoing discussion of this problem shows that satisfactory solutions have not yet been discovered. A period of leave from paid employment on… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Gender and Citizenship in a Multicultural Context

    The articles in this book share a dedication to broadening and stretching the scholarly field of feminist citizenship studies and invite the reader to reflect on the many different ways citizenship is formed in contemporary Europe. They do so by stretching the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • M. Soraya García-Sánchez boeken
    M. Soraya García-Sánchez - Travelling in Women's History with Michèle Roberts's Novels

    Travelling in Women's History with Michèle Roberts's Novels: Literature, Language and Culture is a journey to discover Roberts's work as a feminist writer, novelist and memoirist. An overall analysis and detailed overview of Michèle Roberts's novels first… (Zachte kaft)

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