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  • Gender and Violence in Spanish Culture

    For the true exercise of citizenship to occur, gender violence must be eradicated, as it is not an interpersonal problem, but an attack on the very concept of democracy. Despite increasing social awareness and legal measures taken to fight gender violence, it… (Harde kaft)

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    96,95
  • Russia's Turn to the East

    This book is open access under a CC BY license.This book explores if and how Russian policies towards the Far East region of the country - and East Asia more broadly - have changed since the onset of the Ukraine crisis and Russia's annexation of Crimea.… (Harde kaft)

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    32,95
  • Mixed Effects Regression Models in Linguistics

    When data consists of grouped observations or clusters, and there is a risk that measurements within the same groups are not independent, group-specific random effects can be added to a regression model in order to account for such within-group associations.… (Harde kaft)

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    88,95
  • Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Genocide and Memory

    This book explores the memory and representation of genocide as they affect individuals, communities and families, and artistic representations. It brings together a variety of disciplines from public health to philosophy, anthropology to architecture,… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Richard K. Thomas boeken
    Richard K. Thomas - Concepts, Methods and Practical Applications in Applied Demography

    This textbook offers a comprehensive overview of applied demography by presenting both basic concepts and methodological techniques. It helps students from the social and human sciences, demographers, consultants and anyone interested in applied demography to… (Harde kaft)

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    88,95
  • American Jewish Year Book 2017

    The American Jewish Year Book, now in its 117th year, is the annual record of the North American Jewish communities and provides insight into their major trends. The first chapter of Part I is an examination of how American Jews fit into the US religious… (Harde kaft)

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    190,95
  • Sue Dyson boeken
    Sue Dyson - Critical Pedagogy in Nursing

    This book explores the academic processes of nursing education in times of uncertainty around healthcare policy and healthcare provision. Grounded in research examining current theory, policy and culture around nursing pedagogy, Sue Dyson addresses the core… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • International Perspectives on Parenting and Parent-Child Relationships in Immigrant Families

    This book aims to broaden the reader's understanding of children in ethnic and racial minority families. Specifically focusing on immigrant children and youth, the authors shed light on the various challenges that immigrant families face as they create their… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • The Aesthetics and Politics of Global Hunger

    This collection investigates modern imperialist practices and their management of hunger through its punctuated distribution amongst asymmetrically related marginal populations. Drawing on relevant material from Egypt, Ireland, India, Ukraine, and other… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Elizabeth Newnham boeken
    Elizabeth Newnham - Towards the Humanisation of Birth

    This book examines the future of birthing practices, particularly by focusing on epidural analgesia in childbirth. It describes historical and cultural trajectories that have shaped the way in which birth is understood in Western, developed nations. In setting… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Felix Behling boeken
    Felix Behling - Welfare Beyond the Welfare State

    This book examines employee welfare in British and German companies from the 19th century through to the present day. Tracing the history of employee welfare, this comparative study reveals new issues beyond the dominant focus on the welfare state,… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Xinping Zhuo boeken
    Xinping Zhuo - Religious Faith of the Chinese

    This book comprehensively examines religious faith in China from the perspective of cultural philosophy and cultural history. It explores the social, political, cultural and spiritual meanings of religions, tracing their historical development and related… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Weather & Climate Services for the Energy Industry

    This open access book showcases the burgeoning area of applied research at the intersection between weather and climate science and the energy industry. It illustrates how better communication between science and industry can help both sides. By opening a… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • A Battle Plan for Supporting Military Families

    This unique reference integrates knowledge culled from fifteen years of U.S. deployments to create an action plan for supporting military and veteran families during future conflicts. Its innovative ideas stretch beyond designated governmental agencies (e.g.,… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Stefan Bouzarovski boeken
    Stefan Bouzarovski - Energy Poverty

    This open access book aims to consolidate and advance debates on European and global energy poverty by exploring the political and infrastructural drivers and implications of the condition across a variety of spatial scales. It highlights the need for a… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Patrick Vakaoti boeken
    Patrick Vakaoti - Street-Frequenting Young People in Fiji

    This book, uncovers the lived experiences of street-frequenting young people in Fiji. Typically viewed as 'out of place', these young people disturb what it means to be young and Fijian. Despite their marginal existence, they through their activities… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Niilo Kauppi boeken
    Niilo Kauppi - Toward a Reflexive Political Sociology of the European Union

    This book argues that contemporary European politics creates new forms of transnational power that challenges the traditional parameters of the nation-state. Kauppi identifies and critically explores the evolving dynamics existing between national and… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Beyond Sociology

    This book explores the contours of a transformational sociology which seeks to reconsider the horizons of sociological imagination. It questions accepted modernist assumptions such as the equation of society and nation-state, the dualism of individual and… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Nadja Bieletzki boeken
    Nadja Bieletzki - The Power of Collegiality

    Nadja Bieletzki explores how university presidents lead universities. She provides insights into the upper echelons of higher education management and focuses especially on university presidents in Germany. Special attention is given to the career background… (Zachte kaft)

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    64,95
  • Cassini Sai Kwan Chu boeken
    Cassini Sai Kwan Chu - Compensated Dating

    This book considers a burgeoning social phenomenon, compensated dating in Hong Kong, that facilitates direct commercial sex exchange between consenting females from their mid-teens through the late 20s and males from their early 20s to mid-adulthood. Informed… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Tara Rava Zolnikov boeken
    Tara Rava Zolnikov - Autoethnographies on the Environment and Human Health

    This book explores the link between individual lives and significant environmental issues affecting millions of people around the world. Zolnikov offers a novel perspective on the environment and human health through autoethnographic stories. Each chapter… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Social Class and State Power

    This book explores the idea of social class in the liberal tradition. It collects classical and contemporary texts illustrating and examining the liberal origins of class analysis-often associated with Marxism but actually rooted in the work of liberal… (Harde kaft)

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    91,95
  • Gender, Care and Migration in East Asia

    This collection provides a comparative analysis of care arrangements in relation to issues of gender and transnational migration, social policy and labour migration in East Asia. Bridging the key topics of migration and gendered cared work through cross… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Liam Dee boeken
    Liam Dee - Against Art and Culture

    Offering a negative definition of art in relation to the concept of culture, this book establishes the concept of 'art/culture' to describe the unity of these two fields around named-labour, idealised creative subjectivity and surplus signification. Contending… (Harde kaft)

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    114,95
  • Péter László boeken
    Péter László - Forbidden Football in Ceausescu's Romania

    This book presents an ethnographic description and sociological interpretation of the 'football gatherings' that evolved out of central Romania in the late twentieth century. In the 1980's, Romanian public television did not broadcast football mega-events for… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95