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Nonlinear Dynamics, Volume 1
descrição: Nonlinear Dynamics, Volume 1: Proceedings of the 35th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, 2017, the first volume of ten from the Conference brings together contributions to this important area of research and engineering. The c...
descrição: Der Band gibt einen Einblick in eine disziplinär ausdifferenzierte Forschungspraxis der Komik in (post-)migrantischen und Kulturgrenzen überschreitenden Kontexten. In den jeweiligen Untersuchungsgegenständen fragen Autorinnen nach dem sozialen Sinn, ...
3D Printing for Development in the Global South
T. Birtchnell; William...
descrição: Birtchnell and Hoyle explore how printers, designs, materials and infrastructures all need to be 'just right' in order for meaningful social change to happen with appropriate scale. The 3D4D Challenge suggests 3D printing could reach scale in the Glo...
A Century of Crisis and Conflict in the International...
descrição: This book is designed to present a fully developed theory of international crisis and conflict, along with substantial evidence of these two closely related phenomena. The book begins with a discussion of these topics at a theoretical level, defining...
A Critical Humanitarian Intervention Approach
descrição: A Critical Humanitarian Intervention Approach explores ways of reconceptualising security in terms of Ken Booth's Theory of World Security. This approach, focusing on human development more broadly can improve upon the theoretical and practical limit...
A Cultural Approach to Discourse
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 Cultural Sociology of Anglican Mission and the Indian...
Eric Taylor Wo...
descrição: This book focuses on the recurring struggle over the meaning of the Anglican Church’s role in the Indian residential schools--a long-running school system designed to assimilate Indigenous children into Euro-Canadian culture, in which sexual, psychol...
A Forma da Informação
editor: MOTA ARSENIO SIMOES
descrição: A forma da Informação revertida. Impôs-se como paradigma «normal». Imprensa, TV e Rádio distraem-se com o «simplex» e admiram-se da perda, em canais e jornais, de audiências, leitores. Onde e quando se perdeu o Jornalismo, a Informação? O jornalista ...
A Gendered Lens for Genocide Prevention
Mary Michele Connellan...
descrição: This edited collection develops a gendered lens for genocide prevention by uncovering socially constructed gender roles which are crucial for the onset, form and prevention of genocide and mass atrocities. This volume draws on contemporary feminist ...
A Guide to Systems Research
Mary C. Edson; Pamela...
descrição: This guide is designed for systems researchers – emerging and seasoned – searching for holistic approaches of inquiry into complexity, which the Systems Sciences provide. The authors share insight into the foundations of research that are not only sy...
A History of the FTAA
descrição: Providing a critical account of the collapse of the FTAA negotiations and alterations to power relations in the Americas, this book argues that the collapse was rooted in a "crisis of authority" prompted by growing opposition in the America...
A Journey into Women's Studies
descrição: The present book is a journey of many women across the world who have struggled to give women's studies visibility. Drawing upon the contributors' diverse experiences and concerns, it explores the metamorphosis of women's studies from the early days ...