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Invitation to anthropology.

Lassiter, Luke Eric.
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(2018)  | 9781442277151 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | 5th ed.,  | book
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Invitation to anthropology.

Lassiter, Luke Eric.
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(2018)  | 9781442277144 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | 5th rev ed.,  | book
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Propaganda blitz : how and why corporate media distort reality.

Cromwell, David. Edwards, David.
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(2018)  | 9780745338118 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 2/7/2018
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Do you trust the liberal media? While the tabloid and right-wing press - the Sun, The Times, the Mail and the Express - are constantly criticised for dangerous bias, outlets like the BBC and the Guardian are trusted by their readers to report in the interests of the public. However, the reality is that...

Sustainability and resilience planning for local governments.

Alibasić, Haris.
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(2018)  | 9783319725673 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 9/8/2018
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This book details a process of creating a long-term sustainability and resilience plan for local governments to use in designing and implementing sustainability and resilience-related policies, initiatives, and programs. It offers guidance and methods in applying sustainability and resilience strategies...

Handbook of leisure, physical activity, sports, recreation and quality of life.

Rodriguez de la Vega, LĂ­a. Toscano, Walter N.
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(2018)  | 9783319755281 | Springer | hbk. | book | 451pp | Availability last checked: 29/6/2018
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This handbook provides an overview and synthesis of relevant literature related to leisure and recreation, and physical activity and its relationship to quality of life. Divided into two parts, the text presents the analysis of leisure and recreation studies and physical activities and sports, with...

The New Brooklyn: What It Takes to Bring a City Back

Hymowitz, Kay S.
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(2018)  | 9781538116111 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 208pp
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Only a few decades ago, the Brooklyn stereotype well known to Americans wastypified by television programs such as “The Honeymooners” and “WelcomeBack, Kotter”—comedies about working-class sensibilities, deprivation, andstruggles. Today, the borough across the East River from Manhattan is...

Globalization and Belonging: Globalization and Belonging

Croucher, Sheila.
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(2018)  | 9781538101650 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 272pp
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In the decades since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States forces of cultural, economic, and political integration appear locked in battle with equally powerful forces of fragmentation. Globalization is facilitating unprecedented movement of goods, services, people, and ideas,...

Globalization and Belonging: The Politics of Identity in a Changing World

Croucher, Sheila.
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(2018)  | 9781538101643 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 272pp
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In the decades since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States forces of cultural, economic, and political integration appear locked in battle with equally powerful forces of fragmentation. Globalization is facilitating unprecedented movement of goods, services, people, and ideas,...

Liminal Subjectivity: Weaving Feminised Liberations

Motta, Sara C.
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(2018)  | 9781786608109 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 252pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Through the stories of women in movement in the Americas, Europe and Australasia, this book explores a decolonising and feminised politics of liberation which is being weaved through the words and worlds of black, colonised and subaltern women. These stories demonstrate the complex and multiple forms...

Epic Fails: The Edsel, the Mullet, and Other Icons of Unpopular Culture

Murguia, Salvador Jimenez.
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(2018)  | 9781538103715 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 192pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Many of the most successful innovations-from the light bulb to the Internet-have often resulted from ingenuity, ambition, and dedication. Such achievements have changed lives for the better. Yet for every new development that the public embraces, there is a dark side of progress: cultural byproducts...

Islamophobia and Anti-Muslim Bias: Making Muslims the Enemy

Gottschalk, Peter. Greenberg, Gabriel.
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(2018)  | 9781538107362 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 296pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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In the minds of many Americans, Islam is synonymous with the Middle East, Muslim men with violence, and Muslim women with oppression. A clash of civilizations appears to be increasingly manifest and the war on terror seems a struggle against Islam. These are all symptoms of Islamophobia. Meanwhile,...

Families and aging.

Drentea, Patricia.
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(2018)  | 9781538104347 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 192pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Core text for use in upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses such as Families and Aging, Sociology of Aging, and Introduction to Gerontology in departments of family studies, sociology, social work, and gerontology. Families and Aging examines how the changing lifestyles of Americans will play...

Families and aging.

Drentea, Patricia.
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(2018)  | 9781538104330 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 192pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Core text for use in upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses such as Families and Aging, Sociology of Aging, and Introduction to Gerontology in departments of family studies, sociology, social work, and gerontology. Families and Aging examines how the changing lifestyles of Americans will play...

Educational memory of Chinese female intellectuals in early 20th century.

Jiang, Lijing.
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(2018)  | 9789811077685 | Springer | hbk. | book | 417pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Foreword.- Chapter 1 Introduction.- Chapter 2 Flexible Borderline: Beijing Female Normal School in 1917.- Chapter 3 Diversified Traditions: Early education life of female individuals.- Chapter 4 Education Situation Plagued by Academic Conflicts: Beijing Female Higher Normal College during May 4th Movement.-...

Immigrant Experiences: Why Immigrants Come to the United States and What They Find When They Get Here

Ewing, Walter A.
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(2018)  | 9781538100509 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 170pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Immigrant Experiences: Why Immigrants Come to the United States and What They Find When They Get Here weaves together detailed historical and contemporary examples of immigration to the United States that move beyond hackneyed stereotypes about immigrants to give readers a fact-based understanding of...

Australian Feminist Campaigning: Celanthropy, Online Activism and Celebrity Feminism

Casey, Sarah.
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(2018)  | 9781906165758 | Peter Lang AG | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Chinese Subjectivities and the Beijing Olympics

Chong , Gladys Pak Lei
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(2018)  | 9781783489886 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 288pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Chinese Subjectivities and the Beijing Olympics develops the Foucauldian concept of productive power through examining the ways in which the Chinese government tried to mobilize the population to embrace its Olympic project through deploying various sets of strategies and tactics. It argues that the...

Social Media: How to Engage, Share, and Connect

Luttrell, Regina.
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(2018)  | 9781538110782 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 270pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Updated to reflect the latest technological innovations—and challenges—Social Media: How to Engage, Share, and Connect will help readers understand and successfully use today’s social media tools. Luttrell’s text offers:– a thorough history of social media and pioneers of the field;– chapters on specific...

Social Media: How to Engage, Share, and Connect

Luttrell, Regina.
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(2018)  | 9781538110799 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 270pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Updated to reflect the latest technological innovations—and challenges—Social Media: How to Engage, Share, and Connect will help readers understand and successfully use today’s social media tools. Luttrell’s text offers:– a thorough history of social media and pioneers of the field;– chapters on specific...

Liminal Subjectivity: Weaving Feminised Liberations

Motta, Sara C.
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(2018)  | 9781786608116 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 252pp | Availability last checked: 1/8/2018
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Through the stories of women in movement in the Americas, Europe and Australasia, this book explores a decolonising and feminised politics of liberation which is being weaved through the words and worlds of black, colonised and subaltern women. These stories demonstrate the complex and multiple forms...

Postcolonial Intellectuals in Europe: Academics, Artists, Activists and their Publics

Habed, Adriano Jose. Ponzanesi, Sandra.
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(2018)  | 9781786604125 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 362pp | Availability last checked: 2/8/2018
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Postcolonial intellectuals have engaged with and deeply impacted upon European society since the figure of the intellectual emerged at the beginning of the nineteenth century. Yet a critical assessment and overview of their influential roles is long overdue, particularly in the light of contemporary...

Affect and Social Media: Emotion, Mediation, Anxiety and Contagion

Ellis, Darren. Maddison, Stephen. Sampson, Tony.
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(2018)  | 9781786604392 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 256pp | Availability last checked: 4/9/2018
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Affect and Social Media is an edited collection of twenty bite sized articles byleading scholars from across disciplinary boundaries. It is comprised of fourdistinct but related sections which are interspersed with artisticillustrations, depicting the affectivities that flow through social media. Theterm...

Racial Capitalism

BHATTACHARYYA, Gargi.
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(2018)  | 9781783488841 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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How has capitalism created or enhanced racism? In what ways do the violenthistories of slavery and empire continue to influence the allocation of globalresources? Racial Capitalism proposes a return to analyses of racial capitalism– the capitalism that is inextricably linked with histories of racistexpropriation...

Why Social Movements Matter: An Introduction

Cox, Laurence.
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(2018)  | 9781786607812 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Social movements and popular struggle are a central part of today’s world, but often neglected or misunderstood by media commentary as well as experts in other fields. In an age when struggles over climate change, women’s rights, austerity politics, racism, warfare and surveillance are central to the...

The ghost cities of Australia : A survey of New City Proposals and Their Lessons for Australia's 21st Century Development.

Bolleter, Julian.
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(2018)  | 9783319898957 | Springer | pbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Chapter 1. IntroductionChapter 2. Australia UnlimitedChapter 3. Decentralisation FeverChapter 4. Incidental DecentralisationChapter 5. An Informed Urban Vision for the North

Compliments and Positive Assessments: Sequential organization in multi-party conversations

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(2018)  | 9789027200778 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 253pp | Availability last checked: 6/7/2018
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Islamophobia and Anti-Muslim Bias: Making Muslims the Enemy

Gottschalk, Peter. Greenberg, Gabriel.
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(2018)  | 9781538107379 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 296pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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In the minds of many Americans, Islam is synonymous with the Middle East, Muslim men with violence, and Muslim women with oppression. A clash of civilizations appears to be increasingly manifest and the war on terror seems a struggle against Islam. These are all symptoms of Islamophobia. Meanwhile,...

Towards a gay communism : elements of a homosexual critique.

Mieli, Mario.
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(2018)  | 9780745399515 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 320pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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First published in Italian in 1977, Mario Mieli's groundbreaking book is an early landmark of revolutionary queer theory - now available for the first time in a complete and unabridged English translation, with a new introduction by Massimo Prearo and a foreword by Tim Dean.Among the most important...

Towards a gay communism : elements of a homosexual critique.

Mieli, Mario.
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(2018)  | 9780745399522 | Pluto Press UK | hbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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First published in Italian in 1977, Mario Mieli's groundbreaking book is an early landmark of revolutionary queer theory - now available for the first time in a complete and unabridged English translation, with a new introduction by Massimo Prearo and a foreword by Tim Dean.Among the most important...

The rise of nerd politics : digital activism and political change.

Postill, John.
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(2018)  | 9780745399836 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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The Rise of Nerd Politics is a lively anthropological exploration of the role that 'freedom technologists' play in sparking new processes of political change in the digital age. Drawing on the author's anthropological fieldwork into social media and digital activism in Spain, Indonesia and Malaysia,...

The rise of nerd politics : digital activism and political change.

Postill, John.
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(2018)  | 9780745399843 | Pluto Press UK | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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The Rise of Nerd Politics is a lively anthropological exploration of the role that 'freedom technologists' play in sparking new processes of political change in the digital age. Drawing on the author's anthropological fieldwork into social media and digital activism in Spain, Indonesia and Malaysia,...

Shooting a revolution : visual media and warfare in Syria.

Ratta, Donatella Della.
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(2018)  | 9780745337142 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 288pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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From ISIS propaganda videos to popular regime-backed TV series and digital activism, the Syrian conflict has been dramatically affected by the production of media, at the same time generating in its turn an impressive visual culture. Yet what are the aesthetic, political and material implications of...

The Pride Guide: A Guide to Sexual and Social Health for LGBTQ Youth

LANGFORD, J. O. Langford, Jo.
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(2018)  | 9781538110768 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 218pp | Availability last checked: 6/7/2018
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Sex education materials meant to explain important basics to kids are too-often not written with an empathic understanding of what those basics are. This is particularly obvious regarding books that include LGBTQ identities. Even when they do hit the mark, many have a limited scope and don't take into...

Big data for sustainable urban development : an energy efficient framework.

Li, Hongwei. Moriarty, Patrick. Wang, Stephen Jia.
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(2018)  | 9783319736082 | Springer | hbk. | book | 150pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Part I Features of Big data Systems.- Big Data Introduction.-Big data Systems landscape/ overview.- Part II Developing Sustainable Big data systems.- The trends of Big data systems.- Platform Architecture.- Reference Architecture.- ISUNS system design (Case Study).- Part III Future Development to Enhance...

Italian Critical Thought: Genealogies and Categories

Garelli, Glenda. Gentili, Dario. Stimilli, Elettra.
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(2018)  | 9781786604507 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 96pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Italian philosophical and political thought has been receiving ever-growingattention in international debates. This has mainly been driven by the revivalof the Italian neo- and post-Marxist tradition and of the Italian interpretationof French Theory, in particular of Foucault's biopolitics. So, is it...

A Lover's Pinch: A Cultural History of Sadomasochism

TUPPER, Peter.
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(2018)  | 9781538111178 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 270pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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A worldwide subculture that influences everything from fashion to advertising,sadomasochism has a long and lively history. A Lover’s Pinch tells the storyof consensual sadomasochism, from a controversial religious practice to asecretive sexuality branded a perversion. The origins of kink and fetish...

The heritage machine : fetishism and domination in Maragateria, Spain.

Gonzalez, Pablo Alonso.
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(2018)  | 9780745338064 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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The word 'heritage' is today in everyone's mouth. It has been studied from various perspectives, criticised for its potential to generate conflict due to its relationship with memory and identity, and globalised as discourse and practice by multilateral and global institutions, from Thailand to Bolivia....

Systemic racism in america : its perpetuation through scaffolding.

Hamilton-Mason, Johnnie. Tourse, Robbie W. C. Wewiorski, Nancy J.
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(2018)  | 9783319722320 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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''Tourse, Hamilton-Mason, and Wewiorski discuss major concepts that help explicate the systemic nature of institutionalized racism in the U.S. – with a focus on social construction, oppression, scaffolding, and institutional web – providing insight into racist thought and behavior that construct and...

Affect and Social Media: Emotion, Mediation, Anxiety and Contagion

Ellis, Darren. Maddison, Stephen. Sampson, Tony.
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(2018)  | 9781786604385 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 256pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Affect and Social Media is an edited collection of twenty bite sized articles byleading scholars from across disciplinary boundaries. It is comprised of fourdistinct but related sections which are interspersed with artisticillustrations, depicting the affectivities that flow through social media. Theterm...

Planning Support Methods: Urban and Regional Analysis and Projection

Brooks, Kerry. Drucker, Joshua. Feser, Edward. Klosterman, Richard E. Renski, Henry.
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(2018)  | 9781442220294 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 400pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Planning Support Methods offers a practical quantitative guide to the key concepts and methods of urban and regional planning. The authors apply and critically assess the most important underlying forecasting methods for the demographic and economic analysis and projection fields, providing an essential...

Why Social Movements Matter: An Introduction

Cox, Laurence.
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(2018)  | 9781786607829 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Social movements and popular struggle are a central part of today’s world, but often neglected or misunderstood by media commentary as well as experts in other fields. In an age when struggles over climate change, women’s rights, austerity politics, racism, warfare and surveillance are central to the...

Planning Support Methods: Urban and Regional Analysis and Projection

Brooks, Kerry. Drucker, Joshua. Feser, Edward. Klosterman, Richard E. Renski, Henry.
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(2018)  | 9781442220287 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 400pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Planning Support Methods offers a practical quantitative guide to the key concepts and methods of urban and regional planning. The authors apply and critically assess the most important underlying forecasting methods for the demographic and economic analysis and projection fields, providing an essential...

Demography and health issues : population aging, mortality and data analysis.

Skiadas, Christos H.
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(2018)  | 9783319760018 | Springer | hbk. | book | 355pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Preface.- PART 1. Demography and Related Applications: Health Status and the Lifespan Limit: Chapter 1 The Health Status of a Population Estimated: The History of Health State Curves: Christos H Skiadas and Charilaos Skiadas  .- Chapter 2 Remarks on “Limits to Human Lifespan”: Christos H Skiadas.-...

India–Bangladesh Border Disputes: History and Post-LBA Dynamics

Ranjan, Amit.
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(2018)  | 9789811083839 | Springer | hbk. | book | 159pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Theoretical study of political, social and geographical construct of border.- History of India-Bangladesh border and linkages.- Border issue in post-partitioned British India.- Problems on the India-Bangladesh borders despite the LBA.- Conclusion.

Measuring youth well-being : how a pan-european longitudinal survey can improve policy.

Goswami, Haridhan. Ozan, Jessica. Pollock, Gary. Rees, Gwyther. Stasulane, Anita.
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(2018)  | 9783319760629 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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This volume presents key findings from the EU funded Measuring Youth Well-being (MYWeB) project which assessed the feasibility of a European Longitudinal Study for Children and Young People (ELSCYP). It draws on the original empirical data from a panel of experts in the field of child well-being as...

Pastures of change : contemporary adaptations and transformations among nomadic pastoralists of eastern tibet.

Tan, Gillian.
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(2018)  | 9783319765525 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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This book offers a novel examination of socio-environmental change in a nomadic pastoralist area of the eastern Tibetan plateau. Drawing on long-term fieldwork that underscores an ethnography of local nomadic pastoralists, international development organisations, and Chinese government policies, the...

Gridded worlds: an urban anthology.

Bigon, Liora. Rose-Redwood, Reuben.
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(2018)  | 9783319764894 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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This book is the first edited collection to bring together classic and contemporary writings on the urban grid in a single volume. The contributions showcased in this book examine the spatial histories of the grid from multiple perspectives in a variety of urban contexts. They explore the...

Simulation-based analysis of energy and carbon emissions in the housing sector : a system dynamics approach.

Aigbavboa, Clinton O. Oladokun, Michael Gbolagade.
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(2018)  | 9783319753454 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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This book describes the development of a system dynamics-based model that can capture the future trajectories of housing energy and carbon emissions. It approaches energy and carbon emissions in the housing sector as a complex socio-technical problem involving the analysis of intrinsic interrelationships...

Boomtown : runaway globalisation on the Queensland coast.

Eriksen, Thomas Hylland.
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(2018)  | 9780745338262 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Sitting next to the Great Barrier Reef, marinated in coal and gas, the industrial boomtown of Gladstone, Australia embodies many of the contradictions of the 'overheated' world: prosperous yet polluted; growing and developing yet always on the precipice of uncertainty. Capturing Gladstone at the peak...

Cults, martyrs and good samaritans : religion in contemporary english political discourse.

Crossley, James.
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(2018)  | 9780745338286 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 256pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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James Crossley holds a mirror up to English politics, examining how Christianity is often used to legitimise ideological positions and parties. From the paternalistic Christianity used to justify ever-intensifiying neoliberalism, to the ethnonationalist and economic protectionist Christianity of Theresa...

Der digitale tod.

Schrödel, Tobias.
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(2018)  | 9783658156510 | Springer | pbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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Der digitale Tod.- Der Hilferuf.- Frühere Fälle.- Zweifel.- Bitte hinterlassen Sie eine Nachricht.- Die Kontaktaufnahme.- Die zweite Anfrage.- Die Technik trifft die Entscheidung.- Familie und Freunde.- Ein fauler Kompromiss und zu viele Informationen.- Los geht's.- Das Facebook Urteil - Teil 1.- Christian...

Integrated evidence-based financial counseling.

Durband, Dorothy B. Law, Ryan H. Mazzolini, Angela K.
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(2018)  | 9783319725857 | Springer | hbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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The Financial Counseling Profession.- Personal Finance Competencies in the Practice of Financial Counseling.- The Practice of Financial Counseling.- A Systemic Approach to Understanding Diversity in Financial Counseling.- The Importance of Self-Awareness for Financial Counselors and Clients.- Classic...

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Learning Chinese as a Heritage Language: An Australian Perspective

Mu, Guanglun Michael. Bos-Nehles, Anna. Nath, Sahu Tarak. Jessel, Christopher. Marina, Olya. Nicholls, David. Smith, Graham. Staunton, Suzanne. Allen, Cyrus. Denham, Jack. Grabman, Genevieve M. Lim, Seongbae. , Ewick, Patricia. Grayman, Jesse Hession. Sanchez, Mabel. Sarat, Austin. Thomas, Dania. Vadi, Maaja. Wheeler, Anthony R. Yolbulan, Okan Elif. F. Cartwright, Juliana. Aguilera, Ruth V. Andrades, Lidia. Arar, Khalid. Crookes, Adrian. Demos, Vasilikie. Drew, Joseph. Fang, Christina. Gilmarti, Mattia J. Hoskinson, Sherry. Kinoti, Meru Abel. Kleinman, Gary. Lytras, Miltiades D. Pearlstein, Toby. Sacher, William. Shani, Abraham B. (Rami). Storberg-Walker, Julia. Tsuria, Ruth. Wingfield, Adia Harvey.
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(2015)  | 9781783094288 | Channel View Publications | hbk. | book | 200pp
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This book explores the fascinating topic of heritage language learning, lookingin particular at Chinese Australians’ learning of Chinese. The author studiesthe investment, challenges and benefits of heritage language learning acrossvaried contexts including school, work, home and in the community....

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The Pride Guide: A Guide to Sexual and Social Health for LGBTQ Youth

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(2018)  | 9781538110768 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 218pp | Availability last checked: 6/7/2018
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Gridded worlds: an urban anthology.

Bigon, Liora. Rose-Redwood, Reuben.
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(2018)  | 9783319764894 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/7/2018
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This book is the first edited collection to bring together classic and contemporary writings on the urban grid in a single volume. The contributions showcased in this book examine the spatial histories of the grid from multiple perspectives in a variety of urban contexts. They explore the...

 

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