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Die humanoide herausforderung : leben und existenz in einer anthropozänen zukunft.

Küppers, E. W. Udo.
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(2018)  | 9783658179199 | Springer | hbk. | book | xviii, 464pp
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Cui bono? – Wem nutzt die Entwicklung humanoider Maschinen oder Automaten? Dieses Buch erörtert die Details dieses Spannungsfelds und die Herausforderung gesellschaftlicher Weiterentwicklung. Als technisch-elektronische Handhabungsgeräte können sie den Menschen zuträglich sein, sie von körperlich belastenden...

Online hate speech in the european union : a discourse-analytic perspective.

Assimakopoulos, Stavros. Baider, Fabienne H. Millar, Sharon.
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(2018)  | 9783319726038 | Springer | pbk. | book | viii, 90pp
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Chapter 1: Introduction and Background.- 1.1 Hate speech in the EU and C.O.N.T.A.C.T. Fabienne H. Baider, Stavros Assimakopoulos and Sharon Millar.- 1.2 Regulating hate speech in the EU Natalie Alkiviadou.- 1.3 Hate speech in the online setting César Arroyo López and Roberto Moreno López.- 1.4 The C.O.N.T.A.C.T....

Handbook of the sociology of gender.

Froyum, Carissa M. Risman, Barbara. Scarborough, William J.
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(2018)  | 9783319763323 | Springer | hbk. | 2 ed.,  | book | Availability last checked: 1/11/2018
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This handbook provides a comprehensive view of the field of the sociology of gender. It presents the most important theories about gender and methods used to study gender, as well as extensive coverage of the latest research on gender in the most important areas of social life, including gendered bodies,...

Families and Aging

Drentea, Patricia.
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(2018)  | 9781538104347 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 208pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2018
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The experiences of both families and aging are changing in today’s society.Many of us are staying healthier and living longer. Because an unprecedentednumber of Americans will be over age 65 in the twenty-first century, the agingexperience will be felt by many and permeate our family life and society.Patricia...

Families and Aging

Drentea, Patricia.
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(2018)  | 9781538104330 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 208pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2018
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The experiences of both families and aging are changing in today’s society.Many of us are staying healthier and living longer. Because an unprecedentednumber of Americans will be over age 65 in the twenty-first century, the agingexperience will be felt by many and permeate our family life and society.Patricia...

Visions of Culture: An Annotated Reader

Moore, Jerry D. , Moore, Jerry D.
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(2018)  | 9781442270565 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | 2nd ed.,  | book | 528pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2018
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Visions of Culture: A Reader, Second Edition, has been revised and expanded withnew selections and is coordinated for use with Visions of Culture: AnIntroduction to Anthropological Theories and Theorists, Fifth Edition. Eachselection is prefaced with a brief introduction about the anthropologist and...

Visions of Culture: An Annotated Reader

Moore, Jerry D. , Moore, Jerry D.
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(2018)  | 9781442270572 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 528pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2018
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Visions of Culture: A Reader, Second Edition, has been revised and expanded withnew selections and is coordinated for use with Visions of Culture: AnIntroduction to Anthropological Theories and Theorists, Fifth Edition. Eachselection is prefaced with a brief introduction about the anthropologist and...

Homemaking: Radical Nostalgia and the Construction of a South Asian Diaspora

Raychaudhuri, Anindya.
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(2018)  | 9781783482627 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 216pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2018
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Is it possible to think of a counter-hegemonic, progressive nostalgia thatcelebrates and helps sustain the marginalised? What might such a nostalgia looklike, and what political importance might it have? Homemaking: Radical Nostalgiaand the Construction of a South Asian Diaspora examines diasporic life...

Shane, the Lone Ethnographer: A Beginner's Guide to Ethnography

GALMAN, Sally Campbe. Galman, Sally Campbell.
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(2018)  | 9781442261402 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | 2 Revised ed.,  | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 9/10/2018
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Shane, The Lone Ethnographer, Second Edition, covers introductory materialrelated to ethnographic foundations, study design, theory and methods. It is ageneral text that could be useful for any advanced undergraduate or graduatestudent looking to familiarize themselves with the step-by-step how-tos...

Aspectuality across Languages: Event construal in speech and gesture

Cienki, Alan. Iriskhanova, Olga K.
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(2018)  | 9789027201249 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 229pp | Availability last checked: 1/10/2018
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China Internet Development Report 2017: Translated by Peng Ping

Chinese Academy of Cyberspace Studies, Chinese.
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(2018)  | 9783662575208 | Springer | hbk. | 1,  | book | 167pp | Availability last checked: 8/11/2018
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This book provides a comprehensive review of China’s Internet development in the past 23 years since the country’s first access to the Internet, especially since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. It offers a systematic account of China’s experience in Internet development and...

The Power of Will in International Conflict: How to Think Critically in Complex Environments

Hall, Wayne Michael.
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(2018)  | 9781440866128 | Praeger Publishers | hbk. | book | 423pp | Availability last checked: 3/9/2018
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Predicting Hotspots: Using Machine Learning to Understand Civil Conflict

Bang, James T. Basuchoudhary, Atin. David, John. Sen, Tinni.
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(2018)  | 9781498520676 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 178pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Television Storyworlds as Virtual Space

Adkins, M. King.
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(2018)  | 9781498529600 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 170pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Amritsar 1984: A City Remembers

Chopra, Radhika.
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(2018)  | 9781498571050 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 132pp | Availability last checked: 3/9/2018
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Austerity and Working-Class Resistance: Survival, Disruption and Creation in Hard Times

Connolly, Heather. Fishwick, Adam.
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(2018)  | 9781786603524 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 232pp | Availability last checked: 9/10/2018
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The working classes today are facing a new set of crises around increasingausterity, authoritarianism, exploitation, and surveillance. But in many places,and in many ways, they are resisting. From new forms of workplace organisation,migrant workers challenging their exploitation, struggles against digitalisedwork,...

Faces of Community in Central European Towns: Images, Symbols, and Performances, 1400–1700

Horníčková, Kateřina.
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(2018)  | 9781498551120 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 448pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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The City as Power: Urban Space, Place, and National Identity

Diener, Alexander C. Hagen, Joshua.
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(2018)  | 9781538118269 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 328pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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The City as Power: Urban Space, Place, and National Identity

Diener, Alexander C. Hagen, Joshua.
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(2018)  | 9781538118252 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 328pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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Women and China's Revolutions

Hershatter, Gail.
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(2018)  | 9781442215689 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 424pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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Riots and Militant Occupations: Smashing a System, Building a World - A Critical Introduction

Robinson, Andrew. Starodub, Alissa.
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(2018)  | 9781786603715 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 284pp | Availability last checked: 9/10/2018
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Riots and Militant Occupations provides students with theoretical reflectionsand qualitative case studies on militant contentious political action across arange from across Europe to Nigeria, China and Turkey. This multi-authored,interdisciplinary collection adopts an interpretive and participatory...

Riots and Militant Occupations: Smashing a System, Building a World - A Critical Introduction

Robinson, Andrew. Starodub, Alissa.
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(2018)  | 9781786603708 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 284pp | Availability last checked: 9/10/2018
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Riots and Militant Occupations provides students with theoretical reflectionsand qualitative case studies on militant contentious political action across arange from across Europe to Nigeria, China and Turkey. This multi-authored,interdisciplinary collection adopts an interpretive and participatory...

Rural Voices: Language, Identity, and Social Change across Place

Mallinson, Christine. Seale, Elizabeth.
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(2018)  | 9781498560719 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 226pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Brazil and the Emergence of a Digital Lusosphere

Leister, Valnora.
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(2018)  | 9781498555074 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Women and China's Revolutions

Hershatter, Gail.
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(2018)  | 9781442215696 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 424pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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Austerity and Working-Class Resistance: Survival, Disruption and Creation in Hard Times

Connolly, Heather. Fishwick, Adam.
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(2018)  | 9781786603531 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 232pp | Availability last checked: 9/10/2018
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The working classes today are facing a new set of crises around increasingausterity, authoritarianism, exploitation, and surveillance. But in many places,and in many ways, they are resisting. From new forms of workplace organisation,migrant workers challenging their exploitation, struggles against digitalisedwork,...

Education Marginalization in Sub-Saharan Africa: Policies, Politics, and Marginality

Mfum-Mensah, Obed.
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(2018)  | 9781498574044 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 240pp | Availability last checked: 3/9/2018
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Polarized Cities: Portraits of Rich and Poor in Urban China

Solinger, Dorothy J.
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(2018)  | 9781538116470 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 208pp | Availability last checked: 9/10/2018
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This powerful book presents a fresh and compelling set of portraits that bringto life the human dimension of the vast and growing social and economic dividesin urban China. Leading scholars explore the increasing rigidity of class andsocial boundaries, focusing on two new “castes” in contemporary...

Making Media Literacy in America

RobbGrieco, Michael.
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(2018)  | 9781498565325 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 360pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Liberalization and Culture in Contemporary Israel

Ofengenden, Ari.
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(2018)  | 9781498570350 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 212pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Music and Religious Change among Progressive Jews in London: Being Liberal and Doing Traditional

Illman, Ruth.
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(2018)  | 9781498542203 | Lexington Books c/- Rowman & | hbk. | book | 182pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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Code-switching – Experimental Answers to Theoretical Questions: In honor of Kay González-Vilbazo

López, Luis.
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(2018)  | 9789027201447 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 278pp | Availability last checked: 16/9/2018
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The Politics of Multilingualism: Europeanisation, globalisation and linguistic governance

Grin, François. Kraus, Peter A.
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(2018)  | 9789027201362 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 387pp | Availability last checked: 16/9/2018
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Epic Fails: The Edsel, the Mullet, and Other Icons of Unpopular Culture

Murguia, Salvador Jimenez. Murguía, Salvador Jimenez.
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(2018)  | 9781538103715 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 184pp | Availability last checked: 9/9/2018
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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...

Sustainability and resilience planning for local governments.

Alibasić, Haris.
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(2018)  | 9783319725673 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 3/9/2018
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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, Lía. Toscano, Walter N.
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(2018)  | 9783319755281 | Springer | hbk. | book | 451pp | Availability last checked: 3/9/2018
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Part I. Leisure and Recreation.- Chapter 1. A Benefits Theory of Leisure Well-Being; M. Joseph Sirgy, Muzaffer Uysal, and Stefan Kruger.- Chapter 2. Leisure Satisfaction in Relation to Quality of Life Using the Asia Barometer Survey Data; Takashi Inoguchi.- Chapter 3. Children's Leisure Activities and...

Men, Masculinities, and Aging: The Gendered Lives of Older Men

THOMPSON, Edward H. Thompson, Edward H. Jr.
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(2018)  | 9781442278547 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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Men, Masculinities, and Aging: The Gendered Lives of Older Men

THOMPSON, Edward H. Thompson, Edward H. Jr.
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(2018)  | 9781442278554 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 12/9/2018
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Learning Chinese as a Heritage Language: An Australian Perspective

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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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