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A Cultural Approach to Discourse
A Cultural Approach to Discourse
S. xu
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Shi-xu critiques universalism in discourse studies in terms of the cultural consequences of its current white, western standpoint and advocates a culturally pluralist approach, a theory and research methodology from an innovative position between Eas...
A Mathematical Perspective on Flight Dynamics and Control
A Mathematical Perspective on Flight Dynamics and...
Andrea L'Affli...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This brief presents several aspects of flight dynamics, which are usually omitted or briefly mentioned in textbooks, in a concise, self-contained, and rigorous manner. The kinematic and dynamic equations of an aircraft are derived starting from the n...
A Modern Nordic Saga : Politics, Economy and Society
A Modern Nordic Saga : Politics, Economy and Soci...
Ryszard M. Cza...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book focuses on the Nordic countries through a European perspective and wishes to draw attention to their place in the new world order. The volume emphasizes the specificity of their cooperation within the region itself as well as within the Eur...
A Study of China's Foreign Aid
A Study of China's Foreign Aid
Y. Shimomura; H...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book provides a new perspective of China's controversial foreign aid strategy. The chapters offer a thorough examination of data to show how China has created knowledge in its long experiences of aid and how this accumulated knowledge could cont...
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
Adaptation, Poverty and Development
D. Clark
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:The first book to examine in detail the ways in which people adapt their understanding and behaviours towards poverty as a direct result to their experiences of poverty in developing countries, including world-leading academics and case studies from ...
Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace Ecology Perspective
Addressing Global Environmental Challenges from a Peace...
Hans Günter Brauch...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:Addressing global environmental challenges from a peace ecology perspective, the present book offers peer-reviewed texts that build on the expanding field of peace ecology and applies this concept to global environmental challenges in the Anthropocen...
Advertising as Multilingual Communication
Advertising as Multilingual Communication
H. Kelly-Holmes
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Advertising has traditionally communicated messages to consumers with strong local and national identities. However, increasingly, products, producers, advertising agencies and media are becoming internationalized. In the development of strategies th...
Africa’s Elusive Quest for Development
Africa’s Elusive Quest for Development
M. Houngnikpo
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:Matt Houngnikpo examines how domestic conflict, economic stagnation, political instability, poverty and underdevelopment have plagued Africa for decades. He argues that a reversal of the political, economic and social plight of Africa lies in better ...
African Literary NGOs
African Literary NGOs
Doreen Strauhs
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Proposing the novel concept of the "literary NGO," this study combines interviews with contemporary East African writers with an analysis of their professional activities and the cultural funding sector to make an original contribution to A...
African Security Politics Redefined
African Security Politics Redefined
K. Dokken
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This book analyzes recent alterations in African security politics, focusing on regionalization of civil wars, transnational aspects of African conflicts, African regional peacekeeping efforts, the privatization of security in Africa, and the role of...
African Transnational Diasporas
African Transnational Diasporas
D. Pasura
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Pasura proposes a framework for understanding African diasporas as core, epistemic, dormant and silent diasporas. The book explores the origin, formation and performance of the Zimbabwean transnational diaspora in Britain and examines how the diaspor...
African Women's Unique Vulnerabilities to HIV/AIDS
African Women's Unique Vulnerabilities to HIV/AIDS
L. Fuller
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This is an in-depth look at the biomedical, socio-cultural, economic, legal and political, and educational vulnerabilities faced by the population that is most vulnerable to the risk of contracting HIV/AIDS: African women.