Ireland in the 1920s
In the aftermath of World War I, Europe's empires crumbled and a patchwork of new nation states emerged across the continent. As the map of Europe was being redrawn after 1918, Ireland too stood on the threshold of great change. The 1920s were a formative decade for...
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A Working Dog's Tale
By Cate Archer
Contributions by: Alice Palace
Doug the Pug is a charming little baggy dog, living in the United Kingdom. Here, he shares tales of his busy life as a working dog. Doug works with children in schools, helping them feel secure and comforted while the children learn to read. His presence encourages children to see...
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Contributions by: Bill Clinton
John Hume - civil rights activist, founding member of the Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP), and leading politician in Northern Ireland during the long period of the Troubles - gained worldwide recognition and respect for his principled opposition to the use of violence as a means of...
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New Studies in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Professor Nicolai J. Foss is one of the most well-published and cited European management scholars. He has made important contributions to the study of strategy, organization, and entrepreneurship - for example, breaking new ground in terms of stressing the need for micro foundations and for embedding the study of innovation...
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Beat Women Are Not Beaten Women
This volume brings women's contribution to Beat literature, art, and their milieu out of the shadows, expanding the "Beat canon" to include and discuss works and persons which are frequently overlooked. By opening up the borders of scholarly discourse and letting new voices, images, and discussions enter,...
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Peace agreements have become necessary and legitimate tools for resolving conflicts and bringing about durable peace. This book carefully analyzes African experiences with peace processes in order to identify how these can be enhanced to ensure positive and sustainable peace in strife-ridden areas. Case studies from eight African countries provide a unique opportunity...
Paper - 9781869143060 - $ 31.50
Can we have an objective history of a modernist event such as the Holocaust? How much 'historical distance' does, can, or should a historian have? Since Hayden White's Metahistory (1973), we have become used to asking these questions. Saul Friedlander's 1992 Probing the Limits of Representation marks their entry into Holocaust historiography. But,...
Cloth - 9781910383056 - $ 89.00
Learning from the Future
This is a book is for leaders, to aid their practice in strategy, decision making and change - it's a very practical (field) guide to foresight and foresight tools. It's aimed at leaders in manufacturing, service, non-profit, government and fourth sector organisations. Strategic Foresight is a set of skills and tools used to explore...
Paper - 9781909470668 - $ 21.00
Impacts on the Capital Market and the Global Tourism Industry
Edited by: Karin Glaser
This unique anthology provides insight into the dynamics that shape the relationship between terrorism and the economy. The economic base of the Islamic State is addressed, as well as its impacts on the economies of Syria and Iraq. Further contributions focus on the stock market and the...
Cloth - 9789462365988 - $ 52.00
Along with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights serves as the main watchdog for the promotion and protection of fundamental rights in the Americas. Drawing on the case law of the Court, this volume analyzes crucial developments over the years on both procedural and...
Cloth - 9781780683089 - $ 180.00
The law of the sea provides for the regulation, management, and governance of the ocean spaces that cover over two thirds of the Earth's surface. This book provides a fresh explanation of the foundational principles of the law of the sea; a critical overview of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the...
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Surveillance, Consumer data and the War on Terror
The last decade has witnessed the emergence of a surveillance-industrial complex, as securitized data about customers begins to flow between the private sector and government. Governments and their security agencies are mandating businesses transfer data...
Paper - 9788763003322 - $ 54.00