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  • A Child's Mind Required!

    A Child's Mind Required!

    Evaluation Results on a Health Promoting Initiative on AIDS and Sex Education for Primary Schools

    By Mary Lindner

    We can be assured that as children grow up and become a new adult generation, they will discover not only approved areas, but also taboo areas in their environment and in life itself....

    Paper - 9783940755308 - $ 52.00

  • Between Security Markets and Protection Rackets

    Between Security Markets and Protection Rackets

    Formations of Political Order

    By Marc von Boemcken

    Security is a social practice which involves a wide spectrum of actors. Instead of relying on a simplistic distinction between state and non-state entities, this book analyzes security practices, considering exchange relations between providers and receivers of security. This departs from the still...

    Paper - 9783863880309 - $ 58.00

  • Building on Progress

    Building on Progress

    Expanding the Research Infrastructure for the Social, Economic, and Behavioral Sciences

    Edited by: German Data Forum (RatSWD)

    This publication provides a comprehensive compendium of the current state of Germany's research infrastructure in the social, economic, and behavioral sciences. In addition, the book offers detailed discussions of the current needs of empirical...

    Cloth - 9783940755582 - $ 199.95

  • Building on Progress

    Building on Progress

    Expanding the Research Infrastructure for the Social, Economic, and Behavioral Sciences - Recommendations of the German Data Forum (RatSWD)

    Edited by: German Data Forum (RatSWD)

    This publication provides a concise synopsis of the more comprehensive compendium edited by the German Data Forum (RatSWD) earlier in 2011, entitled Building on Progress -...

    Paper - 9783940755865 - $ 15.95

  • City and Region

    City and Region

    Papers in Honour of Jiri Musil

    Edited by: Wendelin Strubelt, Grzegorz Gorzelak

    This book examines the development of cities and regions in times of decisive transformation in Europe during the past 20 years. In Western Europe, cities and regions were challenged from the outside by globalization, and from the inside...

    Paper - 9783940755070 - $ 58.00

  • Crossing and Controlling Borders

    Crossing and Controlling Borders

    Immigration Policies and Their Impact on Migrants' Journeys

    Edited by: Mechthild Baumann, Astrid Lorenz, Kerstin Rosenow

    This volume highlights the impact of border controls on migrants' journeys in two major areas of immigration: the European Union and the United States. In order to show the linkages between border control...

    Paper - 9783940755766 - $ 47.95

  • Doing Succession in Europe

    Doing Succession in Europe

    Generational Transfers in Family Businesses in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by: Isabell Stamm, Peter Breitschmid, Martin Kohli

    Family enterprises make up the majority of all businesses across Western Europe. Nonetheless, they are seen as an endangered species. Succession is especially critical for their survival. The succession process is shaped by...

    Paper - 9783940755889 - $ 79.95

  • Girls' education in Bangladesh

    Girls' education in Bangladesh

    Lessons from NGOs

    By Magdalena Falkowska

    Over the last two decades, Bangladesh has made impressive progress in expanding access to education. Primary school enrollment has increased significantly and the gender gap has been eliminated at primary and lower secondary levels. Despite these achievements, many challenges persist. The major causes for concern...

    Paper - 9783863880262 - $ 29.95

  • Going Diverse. Innovative Answers to Future Challenges

    Going Diverse. Innovative Answers to Future Challenges

    Gender and Diversity Perspectives in Science, Technology and Business

    Edited by: Carmen Leicht-Scholten, Elke Breuer, Nathalie Tulodetzki, Andrea Wolffram

    Due to economic, social, and political conditions, numerous companies, organizations, and institutions of higher education are now challenged to competitively seek out the most qualified staff. In order to...

    Paper - 9783940755629 - $ 45.95

  • Government Formation in Central and Eastern Europe

    Government Formation in Central and Eastern Europe

    The Case of Minority Governments

    By Dorothea Keudel-Kaiser

    The formation of governments without a majority in parliament is a counterintuitive (albeit empirically relevant) phenomenon: minority governments make up about one-third of all governments in Europe. This book offers an analysis of the conditions leading to the formation of minority governments in...

    Paper - 9783863880811 - $ 58.00