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Details Global-Maya

Global Maya In the central highland Maya communities of Guatemala, the demands of the global economy have become a way of life. This book explores how rural peoples experience economic and cultural change as their country joins the global market ...

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Details Cultural-Diversity-and-Global-Media-The-Mediation-of-Difference

Cultural Diversity and Global Media Cultural Diversity and Global Media explores the relationship between the media and multiculturalism. Full description

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Details Managing-Development-in-a-Global-Context

Managing Development in a Global Context Managing Development in a Global Context examines the complex relationship between management, development and globalization from a multidimensional perspective. Key authors in the field explore the historical ...

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Details Culture-and-Global-Change

Culture and Global Change This volume explores aspects of culture and development at a time of rapid global change. Contributors debate the importance of culture to development discourse and the Third World, stressing that there must be a qualitative ...

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Details Global-Linguistic-Flows

Global Linguistic Flows Located at the intersection of sociolinguistics and Hip Hop Studies, this book moves around the world - spanning Africa, Asia, Australia, the Americas and the European Union - to explore Hip Hop Cultures, youth identities, the ...

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Details Feminist-Constitutionalism-Global-Perspectives

Feminist Constitutionalism Explores the relationship between constitutional law and feminism, offering a spectrum of approaches and analysis set across a wide range of topics. Full description

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Details Understanding-Heritage-and-Memory-Understanding-Global-Heritage

Understanding Heritage and Memory Part of "Understanding Global Heritage" series, this book explores the emotive issues surrounding the commemoration of war and atrocity, and the profound challenges for conservators posed by 'virtual', 'intangible' ...

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Details Spacing-Ireland

Spacing Ireland Spacing Ireland explores questions of 'space' and 'place' to understand the nature of major social, cultural and economic change in contemporary Ireland.The authors explore the intersections between everyday life and global exchanges ...

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Details Alternative-Visions-Paths-in-the-Global-Village-Philosophy-and-the-Global-Context

Globalization is often seen as a process of universal standardization under the auspices of market economics, technology, and hegemonic power. Resisting this process without endorsing parochial self-enclosure, Fred Dallmayr explores alternative ...

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Details Globalization-and-Change-The-Transformation-of-Global-Capitalism

Globalization and Change Globalization and Change: The Transformation of Global Capitalism explores the capitalist implications of globalization from a critical and historical perspective. By looking at the contradictions inherent in globalization ...

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Details Unmanned-Drone-Warfare-and-Global-Security

Drones have become the controversial new weapon of choice for the US military abroad. Unmanned details the causes and deadly consequences of this terrifying new development in warfare, and explores the implications for international law and global ...

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Details Global-Strategies-in-Banking-and-Finance-Advances-in-Finance-Accounting-and-Economics

"This book explores the concept of a global industry through case studies, emerging research, and interdisciplinary perspectives applicable to a variety of fields in banking and finance"--

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Details Cross-Cultural-Leadership-and-Global-Culture-System-Analysis

Scientific Study from the year 2012 in the subject Cultural Studies - Miscellaneous, , course: global leadership, language: English, abstract: In the following I would like to explore how the body and the mind can be attuned in an optimum way. It is ...

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Details Toward-a-Global-PhD-Changes-in-Doctoral-Education-Worldwide

Toward a Global PhD? Universities and nations have long recognized the direct contribution of graduate education to the welfare of the economy by meeting a range of research and employment needs. This volume explores some of the tensions and potential ...

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Details Ecosystem-Approaches-to-Fisheries-A-Global-Perspective

Inspired by the work of the renowned fisheries scientist Daniel Pauly, this book provides a detailed overview of ecosystem-based management of fisheries. It explores the complex and interdisciplinary nature of the subject by bringing together ...

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Details Political-Ecology-Global-and-Local-Innis-Centenary-Series

Political Ecology This collection addresses environmental issues from a contemporary political economy perspective. The papers explore issues such as the link between culture and nature, the impact of humanity on the environment, technology's role and ...

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Details The-Search-for-Spirituality-Our-Global-Quest-for-a-Spiritual-Life

The Search for Spirituality offers a comprehensive overview of the incredibly rich and diverse spiritual landscapes of our world, and explores the global search for a spiritual life at an individual and social level, inside and outside religious ...

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Details Contemporary-Latin-American-Cinema-Breaking-Into-the-Global-Market

This engaging book explores Latin America cinema since 2000, an extraordinary period of international recognition. Leading specialists consider the reasons for the unprecedented commercial and critical successes of movies such as City of God, The ...

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Details School-Reform-in-a-Global-Society-19th-Century-Schools-for-the-21st-Century

This far reaching text, explores the relations between global wealth and poverty, American and European elites and Third World indigenous societies, and the role schools play in the destruction of cultures. It exams how the dark underside of ...

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Details Development-and-Social-Change-A-Global-Perspective-Fifth-Edition-Sociology-for-a-New-Century

Explores development through historical narrative and examines the globalization/development paradox through in-depth case studies. In his Fifth Edition of Development and Social Change: A Global Perspective, author Philip McMichael examines the ...

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Details NGOs-IGOs-and-the-Network-Mechanisms-of-Post-Conflict-Global-Governance-in-Microfinance

NGOs, IGOs, and the Network Mechanisms of Post-conflict Global Governance in Microfinance Post-conflict reconstruction stretches the capacities of international institutions and they turn to NGOs to answer the challenge. This book explores how the ...

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Details Islamic-Democratic-Discourse-Theory-Debates-and-Philosophical-Perspectives-Global-Encounters

This wide-ranging set of essays explores the multi-faceted relationship between Islam and democracy. Each essayist's unique viewpoint on contemporary Islam provides insight into Islamic political thought and its connection to Western democracy.

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Details Treetops-at-Risk-Challenges-of-Global-Canopy-Ecology-and-Conservation

Forest canopies not only support high terrestrial biodiversity but also represent a critical interface between the atmosphere and the earth. They provide goods and services to support diverse human communities and offer opportunities to explore ...

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Details The-European-Union-and-Global-Governance-RoutledgeGarnet-Series-Europe-in-the-World-Band-6

This book explores and analyses the multidimensional influence the European Union exerts in the world, focusing on its contribution to regional and global governance. Presenting a multidisciplinary approach with contributions by a panel of outstanding ...

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Details Negotiating-Citizenship-Migrant-Women-in-Canada-and-the-Global-System

Negotiating Citizenship This title explores the growing inequalities associated with nation-based citizenship from the perspective of migrant women workers who have made their way from impoverished Third World countries to work in Canada in the ...

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Details The-Future-Use-of-Nordic-Forests-A-Global-Perspective

Diverse as they are in their histories and in the organization of their forest sectors, most Nordic countries have this in common: their economies and cultures are substantially based on the utilization of various forest resources. This book explores ...

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Details Anthropology-and-the-Global-Factory-Studies-of-the-New-Industrialization-in-the-Late-Twentieth-Century

Anthropology and the Global Factory This collection of essays explores in concrete anthropological detail the ways that people throughout the world have been drawn into the new international labour web created by multinational corporations and the ...

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Details West-African-Migrations-Transnational-and-Global-Pathways-in-a-New-Century

West African Migrations Drawing on the interdisciplinary research projects of scholars from various social science and humanities disciplines, this book explores how African migration to Western countries after the neo-liberal economic reforms of the ...

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Details Local-Government-Reforms-in-Countries-in-Transition-A-Global-Perspective-Studies-in-Public-Policy

Local Government Reforms in Countries in Transition explores the impacts that the end of the Cold War and increased globalization have had on government around the world.

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Details Planetary-Politics-Human-Rights-Terror-and-Global-Society-LOGOS-Perspectives-On-Modern-Society-And-Culture

Planetary Politics Global society has been analyzed in any number of ways books dealing with its economic and cultural implications flood the market. But Planetary Politics highlights something unique. It explores globalization with an eye on the ...

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Details The-Navajo-Political-Experience-Spectrum-Series-Race-And-Ethnicity-In-National-And-Global-Politics

The Navajo Political Experience The book offers a way to explore the culture of politics and the politics of culture confronted by all native peoples. Full description

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Details World-Trade-Law-after-Neoliberalism-Reimagining-The-Global-Economic-Order

World Trade Law After Neoliberalism It is often argued that there is an inherent tension between international human rights law and the rules of free trade. This book explores the assumptions underlying this debate and argues that we need to ...

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Details Running-Guns-The-Global-Black-Market-in-Small-Arms

Running Guns This work, about the guns that fuel the toll of deaths in the world's most bloody conflicts in the early 21st century, seeks to advance understanding of the illegal arms traffic. It explores the key issues, including the state of play of ...

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Details Winning-in-the-Global-Market-A-Practical-Guide-to-International-Business-Success

A guide that enables firms of different experience levels to explore the possibilities international markets hold and, if they are already engaged, to improve their international operations. It shows readers how to conduct an international SWOT ...

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Details Governance-of-Global-Financial-Markets-The-Law-the-Economics-the-Politics-International-Corporate-Law-and-Financial-Market-Regulation

The recent financial crisis proved that pre-existing arrangements for the governance of global markets were flawed. With reform underway in the USA, the EU and elsewhere, Emilios Avgouleas explores some of the questions associated with building an ...

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Details The-Contested-Politics-of-Mobility-Routledge-Advances-in-International-Relations-and-Global-Politics-Band-87

Irregular migration has emerged as an issue of intensive political debate and governmental practice over recent years. Critically intervening in debates around the governing of irregular migration, The Contested Politics of Mobility explores the ...

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Details Global-Literary-Journalism-Exploring-the-Journalistic-Imagination-Volume-2-Mass-Communication-and-Journalism-Band-15

Following on from the first volume published in 2012, this new volume significantly expands the scope of the study of literary journalism both geographically and thematically. Chapters explore literary journalism not only in the United Kingdom, the ...

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Details Communication-and-Political-Crisis-Media-Politics-and-Governance-in-a-Globalized-Public-Sphere-Global-Crises-and-the-Media-Band-16

'Communication and Political Crisis' explores the role of the global media in a period of intensifying geopolitical conflict. Through case studies drawn from domestic and international political crises such as the conflicts in the Middle East and ...

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Details The-Global-Impact-of-the-Protocols-of-the-Elders-of-Zion-A-Century-Old-Myth-Routledge-Jewish-Studies

The Global Impact of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion Examines the impact of the "Protocols of the Elders of Zion" across the world since it was compiled in the early 20th century. This book explores the tract's successful dissemination and how ...

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Details Another-American-Century-The-United-States-and-the-World-Since-911-Global-Issues

Another American Century? This updated edition explores two questions: How is the US shaping the rest of the world? And how does it persuade itself that its actions are just? It offers a roadmap to the new era of unparalled US pre-eminence, outlining ...

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Details Urbanization-and-Sustainability-Linking-Urban-Ecology-Environmental-Justice-and-Global-Environmental-Change-Human-Environment-Interactions-Band-3

Case studies explore the Million Trees initiative in Los Angeles; the relationship of cap-and-trade policy, public health, greenhouse gas emissions and environmental justice in Southern California; Urbanization, vulnerability and environmental justice ...

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Details Studies-and-Global-Perspectives-of-Second-Language-Teaching-and-Learning-Research-in-Second-Language-Learning

This book explores theories and pedagogies in the L2 classroom that have led to an understanding of how non-native languages are taught and learned. Featuring a diverse set of perspectives from researchers and language educators from around the globe ...

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Details Encounters-People-of-Asian-Descent-in-the-Americas-Pacific-Formations-Global-Relations-in-Asian-and-Pacific-Perspectives

People of Asian descent have lived for centuries in North and South America, where they have been actively involved in the creation of multicultural, multiethnic societies. This groundbreaking anthology explores their experiences among ethnic and ...

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Details Academic-Labour-Unemployment-and-Global-Higher-Education-Neoliberal-Policies-of-Funding-and-Management-Palgrave-Critical-University-Studies

This book explores how the kinds of world-wide restructurings of higher education and research work that are underway today have not only increased employment insecurity in academia but may actually be producing unemployment both for those within ...

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Details Multinational-Companies-from-Emerging-Economies-Composition-Conceptualization-and-Direction-in-the-Global-Economy-Composition-Conceptualizatin-and-International-Political-Economy-Series

Multinational Companies from Emerging Economies This comprehensive study of the rise of multinational corporations from emerging economies explores the basis of their success. Andrea Goldstein argues that the history of multinational business offers ...

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Details How-to-Be-a-Superpower-The-Public-Intellectual-Debate-on-the-Global-Role-of-the-United-States-after-September-11

How To Be a Superpower is a unique and insightful book that explores the role and self-perception of public intellectuals in 21st-century America. The book evaluates a series of interviews Tobias Endler conducted with the most prominent 'professional ...

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Details Moving-Experience-complexities-of-acculturation

The research in this titillating study explores the development of cultural identities among global itinerants and people with multicultural backgrounds through a new methodology--Personal Emotional Account of Cultural Experience (PEACE). Through ...

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Details The-Place-of-Music-Mappings

This volume explores the role played by music in the formation and articulation of geographical imaginations - local, regional, national and global. Authors show how music's facility to be recorded, stored and broadcast; to be performed and received ...

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Details Globalizing-Cricket-Globalizing-Sport-Studies

Globalizing Cricket examines the global role of the sport - how it developed and spread around the world. The book explores the origins of cricket in the eighteenth century, its establishment as England's national game in the nineteenth, the ...