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The Dutch Case of Evidence-Based Medicine (1970-2015)
By Timo Bolt
In the early 1990s, a new concept was coined: 'evidence-based medicine' (EBM). After a remarkably short time, EBM was virtually all-pervasive in medicine and health care throughout the world. Even outside the domain of health care, the new concept became fashionable;...
Paper - 9789044132991 - $ 69.00
and Related Forms of Music for Piano
Harmony of jazz and related forms of music - music that originated from the fusion of European and African musical cultures on the American continent - is a very complex subject. Significant for these forms of music is...
Spiral/Wiro/Comb - 9789044132601 - $ 46.00
Theoretical and Practical Implications
This book examines various theoretical and practical issues in translation in imaginative and instructive ways. It provides translation students and translation teachers with a good understanding of the real core of what translation is all about, despite the fact that a lot has...
Paper - 9789044119961 - $ 29.00
Message, medium and context
This book compiles the best research reports presented at the 7th ICORIA - International Conference on Research in Advertising - conference, organized by the European Advertising Academy (E.A.A.).
Publication Date: 1/1/2009
Paper - 9789044123876 - $ 99.00
This book was inspired by the strongly increasing cross-fertilization between anthropological research and tourism studies. It provides a rich and comprehensive overview of key topics within contemporary international research related to the anthropology of tourism, including theoretical and methodological issues, field studies, ethnographic...
Paper - 9789044132427 - $ 46.00
Edited by: Robrecht Van Hee
This book is dedicated to the 500th anniversary of the birth of Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564). Experts focus on Vesalius's life and work, the new insights he gave into the anatomy of the human body, and the influence he had on the medical profession throughout the...
Paper - 9789044132243 - $ 64.00
Essays in honor of Herman P. Meininger
Edited by: Hans S. Reinders
Dr. Herman P. Meininger has made important contributions to the ethical reflection in the field of disability and disability studies. In honor to his work this book presentsessays of international well-known experts.
Publication Date: 12/31/2011
Cloth - 9789044128529 - $ 41.00
The value of heritage for society is increasingly underscored. This goes hand in hand with a growing interest in local communities' involvement in heritage management plans. Although this shift in discourse is acknowledged, its practical implementation seems often too ambitious and is...
Paper - 9789044132632 - $ 44.90
The Well-being and Healthy Development of Young Boys and Girls
This book argues that the worldwide trend of turning children into 'early learners' at ever younger ages is detrimental to their well-being and healthy development. Instead, Early Childhood Development (ECD) efforts should...
Paper - 9789044131833 - $ 39.00
Epistemological and Methodological Issues
It is common practice nowadays for adaptation critics to denounce the lack of meta-theoretical thinking in adaptation studies and to plead for a study of 'adaptation-as-adaptation;' one that eschews value judgments, steps beyond normative fidelity-based discourse, examines adaptation from an intertextual perspective, and abandons...
Paper - 9789044131291 - $ 64.00