India's Climate Change Identity

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India's Climate Change Identity

India's Climate Change Identity: Between Reality and Perception by Samir Saran, Aled Jones
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319464140 | 144 Pages | PDF | 16.3 MB

This book presents a new and innovative approach to understanding the dynamics of international climate change negotiations using India as a focal point.

Postnationalism and the Challenges to European Integration in Greece: The Transformative Power of Immigration

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Postnationalism and the Challenges to European Integration in Greece: The Transformative Power of Immigration

Postnationalism and the Challenges to European Integration in Greece: The Transformative Power of Immigration by Kostas Maronitis
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319463454 | 142 Pages | PDF | 6.2 MB

This book is a study into how immigration is transforming the EU and its member-states. Kostas Maronitis contends that immigration creates utopian and dystopian visions of the European project.

Revitalizing City Districts: Transformation Partnership for Urban Design and Architecture in Historic City Districts

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Revitalizing City Districts: Transformation Partnership for Urban Design and Architecture in Historic City Districts

Revitalizing City Districts: Transformation Partnership for Urban Design and Architecture in Historic City Districts by Hebatalla Abouelfadl, Dalila ElKerdany, Christoph Wessling
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319462881 | 189 Pages | PDF | 21.0 MB

This book explores the consequences of change in the urban form, the amalgam of the urban space and buildings and on the processes leading to planning and design.

Notational Experiments in North American Long Poems, 1961-2011: Stave Sightings

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Notational Experiments in North American Long Poems, 1961-2011: Stave Sightings

Notational Experiments in North American Long Poems, 1961-2011: Stave Sightings by A. J. Carruthers
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319462415 | 206 Pages | PDF | 6.0 MB

This book is a critical experiment that tracks the literary and poetic uses of musical notation and notational methods in North American long poems from the middle of last century to the contemporary moment.

Transforming Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Towards a Socially Just Pedagogy in a Global Context

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Transforming Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Towards a Socially Just Pedagogy in a Global Context

Transforming Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Towards a Socially Just Pedagogy in a Global Context by Ruksana Osman, David J Hornsby
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319461753 | 222 Pages | PDF | 17.8 MB

Universities face the prospect of becoming redundant unless the way teaching and learning takes place changes.

Quality Assurance in Asia-Pacific Universities: Implementing Massification in Higher Education

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Quality Assurance in Asia-Pacific Universities: Implementing Massification in Higher Education

Quality Assurance in Asia-Pacific Universities: Implementing Massification in Higher Education by Deane E. Neubauer, Catherine Gomes
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319461087 | 189 Pages | PDF | 5.3 MB

This edited volume examines the importance of quality issues in contemporary higher education systems in the Asia Pacific.

Student Engagement and Educational Rapport in Higher Education

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Student Engagement and Educational Rapport in Higher Education

Student Engagement and Educational Rapport in Higher Education by Leonie Rowan, Peter Grootenboer
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319460331 | 155 Pages | PDF | 7.9 MB

This book outlines a range of innovative methods to gather student feedback, and explores the complex relation between student engagement, student satisfaction, and student success.

The Politics of Global AIDS: Institutionalization of Solidarity, Exclusion of Context

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The Politics of Global AIDS: Institutionalization of Solidarity, Exclusion of Context

The Politics of Global AIDS: Institutionalization of Solidarity, Exclusion of Context by Hakan Seckinelgin
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319460110 | 176 Pages | PDF | 3.0 MB

This timely book looks critically at the policy response to AIDS and its institutionalization over time.

The Impact of Cleavages on Swiss Voting Behaviour: A Modern Research Approach

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The Impact of Cleavages on Swiss Voting Behaviour: A Modern Research Approach

The Impact of Cleavages on Swiss Voting Behaviour: A Modern Research Approach by Andreas C. Goldberg
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319459996 | 244 Pages | PDF | 8.3 MB

This book studies the impact of cleavages on electoral choices. Based on a case study of Switzerland, it analyses how cleavages divide voters into voting blocs and how this influences Swiss voting behaviour and the Swiss party system.

Schooling for Sustainable Development in Africa

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Schooling for Sustainable Development in Africa

Schooling for Sustainable Development in Africa by Heila Lotz-Sisitka, Overson Shumba, Justin Lupele, Di Wilmot
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319459872 | 289 Pages | PDF | 15.0 MB

This book considers the scope and dynamics of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and learning in schools in Africa.

Citizen Activism and Mediterranean Identity: Beyond Eurocentrism

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Citizen Activism and Mediterranean Identity: Beyond Eurocentrism

Citizen Activism and Mediterranean Identity: Beyond Eurocentrism by Gianluca Solera
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319459600 | 147 Pages | PDF | 8.5 MB

This book explores the commonalities between the struggles of the last years around the Mediterranean and tries to find the cultural roots of this season of protests and activism against repression and a growing systemic crisis.

Theories of Local Immigration Policy

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Theories of Local Immigration Policy

Theories of Local Immigration Policy by Felipe Amin Filomeno
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319459511 | 113 Pages | PDF | 3.8 MB

This book offers a critical account of studies of local immigration policy and a relational approach to explain its emergence, variation, and effects in a context of interdependence and globalization.

The Political Economy of Agricultural Booms: Managing Soybean Production in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay

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The Political Economy of Agricultural Booms: Managing Soybean Production in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay

The Political Economy of Agricultural Booms: Managing Soybean Production in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay by Mariano Turzi
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319459457 | 154 Pages | PDF | 11.6 MB

This book offers an in-depth analysis of the political economy of soybean production in Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, by identifying the dominant private and public actors and control mechanisms that have given rise to a corporate-driven, vertically integrated system of regionalized agricultural production in the Southern Cone of South America.

Managing Testimony and Administrating Victims: Colombia’s Transitional Scenario under the Justice and Peace Act

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Managing Testimony and Administrating Victims: Colombia’s Transitional Scenario under the Justice and Peace Act

Managing Testimony and Administrating Victims: Colombia’s Transitional Scenario under the Justice and Peace Act by Juan Pablo Aranguren Romero
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319458949 | 130 Pages | PDF | 3.9 MB

This book analyzes the implementation of Law 975 in Colombia, known as the Justice and Peace Law, and proposes a critical view of the transitional scenario in Colombia from 2005 onwards.

Cooperation and Protracted Conflict in International Affairs: Cycles of Reciprocity

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Cooperation and Protracted Conflict in International Affairs: Cycles of Reciprocity

Cooperation and Protracted Conflict in International Affairs: Cycles of Reciprocity by Anat Niv-Solomon
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319458043 | 118 Pages | PDF | 17.6 MB

This book addresses two main questions: under what conditions does reciprocity fail to produce cooperation?; and when do reciprocal dynamics lead to negative, instead of positive, cycles? Answering these questions is important for both scholars and practitioners of international negotiations and politics.