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Garant Publishers (Belgium), founded in 1990, publishes academic books for study, practice, and research. With offices in Belgium and the Netherlands, Garant Publishers produce 250 books a year, of which 5-10 are in English. Their titles reach across all the academic fields, such as Education, History, Environmental Studies, Politics, Sociology, Literary Studies, and Psychology. And, their authors are academics associated with universities, colleges, and associations. Garant Publishers attach great importance to corporate social responsibility. They therefore exclusively use chlorine-free and Forest Stewardship Council-certified quality paper.

  • A Doctor's Order

    A Doctor's Order

    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

  • A Practical Approach to Harmony of Jazz

    A Practical Approach to Harmony of Jazz

    and Related Forms of Music for Piano

    By Robert E. van der Linden

    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

  • A Textbook of Translation

    A Textbook of Translation

    Theoretical and Practical Implications

    By Said M. Shiyab

    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

  • Advertising Research

    Advertising Research

    Message, medium and context

    Edited by: Patrick De Pelsmacker, Nathalie Dens

    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
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9789044123876

    Paper - 9789044123876 - $ 99.00

  • Anthropology as a Driver for Tourism Research

    Anthropology as a Driver for Tourism Research

    Edited by: Wil Munsters, Marjan Melkert

    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

  • Art of Vesalius

    Art of Vesalius

    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

  • Authenticity and Community

    Authenticity and Community

    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
    Format: Cloth
    ISBN: 9789044128529

    Cloth - 9789044128529 - $ 41.00

  • Community Involvement in Heritage

    Community Involvement in Heritage

    Edited by: Koen Van Balen, Aziliz Vandesande

    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

  • Culturised Early Childhood Development

    Culturised Early Childhood Development

    The Well-being and Healthy Development of Young Boys and Girls

    By Nico Van Oudenhoven, Rona Jualla Van Oudenhoven

    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

  • Descriptive Adaptation Studies

    Descriptive Adaptation Studies

    Epistemological and Methodological Issues

    By Patrick Cattrysse

    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