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Academic Inbreeding and Mobility in Higher Education
Academic Inbreeding and Mobility in Higher Educat...
Maria Yudkevich...
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Academic inbreeding - appointing one's own graduates for academic positions - is a controversial but surprisingly common practice internationally. This book is the first comparative analysis of the phenomenon - the causes, implications, and future of...
Achtsame Selbsterkenntnis
Achtsame Selbsterkenntnis
Ronald Schnetz...
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:​Immer mehr Menschen verbringen die besten Jahre ihres Lebens mit einem Job, den sie nicht mögen, um immer mehr Dinge zu kaufen, die sie nicht brauchen, um einen Lebensstil zu führen, den sie nicht genießen. Tatsachen, die bei manchen Zeitgenossen st...
Advanced Outsourcing Practice
Advanced Outsourcing Practice
Leslie P. Willcocks...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:A rich database of over 2,200 outsourcing arrangements, studied across sectors and geographies, and over time, from inception, through contract signing, to outcomes. This book has unparalleled insight into the robust practices that have been proven e...
Africa and International Relations in the 21st Century
Africa and International Relations in the 21st Ce...
S. Cornelissen;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This book examines key emergent trends related to aspects of power, sovereignty, conflict, peace, development, and changing social dynamics in the African context. It challenges conventional IR precepts of authority, politics and society, which have ...
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...
Against Violence Against Women
Against Violence Against Women
R. Fields
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Responding to the targeted destruction of women, Fields argues for establishing Gender as a protected class under the Genocide Convention. Cases are explored, historically, anthropologically, psychologically and sociologically, from the author's fiel...
Ageing, Gender, and Labour Migration
Ageing, Gender, and Labour Migration
Aija Lulle; Russell...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book explores how the real conditions and subjective conceptions of ageing and well-being are transformed when people move from one country to another. Focusing on ageing female migrants from Latvia in the UK and other European countries, this b...
Ageing, Popular Culture and Contemporary Feminism
Ageing, Popular Culture and Contemporary Feminism
I. Whelehan; J....
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:How has popular film, television and fiction responded to the realities of an ageing Western population? This volume analyses this field of representation to argue that, while celebrations of ageing as an inspirational journey are increasing, most de...
Al Jazeera English
Al Jazeera English
P. Seib
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Although Al Jazeera English has yet to receive to receive the attention accorded to its Arabic-language elder sibling, it is in many ways the more interesting of the two. It seeks to redefine global news coverage by focusing on areas that are traditi...
Alter-globalization in Southern Europe
Alter-globalization in Southern Europe
Eduardo Zachary...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:Considering the rise of global political instability and subsequent importance of new social movements, this cutting edge book examines the relationship between the alter-globalization movement and political power in Italy, Spain, and Greece. It argu...
Alternative Performativity of Muslimness
Alternative Performativity of Muslimness
Amina Alrasheed...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:The book highlights issues related to the construction of gender in Africa and African identity politics. It explores the limitations of the constructed category of “African Muslim woman” in West Yorkshire. Amina Alrasheed Nayel uses Black feminist e...
American Empire and the Arsenal of Entertainment
American Empire and the Arsenal of Entertainment
E. Fattor
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Movies, television, and American culture permeates even the most remote reaches of the globe in unprecedented levels. What affect does the spread of the American zeitgeist have on global perceptions of the US? This book analyzes the complex role ente...