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Ageing, Gender, and Labour Migration

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Ageing, Gender, and Labour Migration

Ageing, Gender, and Labour Migration By Aija Lulle, Russell King
English | PDF | 2016 | 144 Pages | ISBN : 1137556145 | 1.59 MB

This book explores how the real conditions and subjective conceptions of ageing and well-being are transformed when people move from one country to another. Focusing on ageing female migrants from Latvia in the UK and other European countries, this book is based on fifty life-history interviews with women aged 40s-60s.

Political Marketing and the 2015 UK General Election

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Political Marketing and the 2015 UK General Election

Political Marketing and the 2015 UK General Election By Darren G. Lilleker, Mark Pack
English | PDF | 2016 | 157 Pages | ISBN : 1137584394 | 2.60 MB

This book brings together leading scholars to analyze political marketing in the context of the UK 2015 General Election. Election campaigns represent a time of intense marketing, including: the communication of party, party leader and candidate brands; the design and dissemination of key messages and policy proposals; identification of target voters; setting out strategies for the campaign; and translating strategies into specific communication tactics.

Sanctuary City: A Suspended State

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Sanctuary City: A Suspended State

Sanctuary City: A Suspended State By Jennifer J. Bagelman
English | PDF | 167 Pages | 2016 | ISBN : 1137480386 | 1.86 MB

This book traces the ancient concept of sanctuary. It examines how the contemporary sanctuary city movement contributes to a hostile asylum regime by holding asylum seekers in a suspended state where rights are indefinitely deferred. At the same time, it explores myriad subversive practices challenging this waiting state.

More-than-Human Sociology: A New Sociological Imagination (Repost)

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More-than-Human Sociology: A New Sociological Imagination (Repost)

More-than-Human Sociology: A New Sociological Imagination By Olli Pyyhtinen
English | PDF | 2016 | 121 Pages | ISBN : 1137531835 | 1.87 MB

This book is a call for a bolder, more creative sociology. It argues that to make sociology responsive to life in the 21st century we need a new sociological imagination, one that addresses connectivity, understands the world in which we live as both a human and non-human world, and is sensitive to the multiple scales on which things exist.

Social Change and Creative Activism in the 21st Century: The Mirror Effect (Repost)

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Social Change and Creative Activism in the 21st Century: The Mirror Effect (Repost)

Social Change and Creative Activism in the 21st Century: The Mirror Effect By Silas F. Harrebye
English | PDF | 2016 | 258 Pages | ISBN : 1137498676 | 1.21 MB

As the political terrain continues to change, people organize, communicate, and participate in different ways than they used to. Social Change and Creative Activism in the 21st Century shows how a new strand of imaginative politics is blurring the boundaries between artist and activist, and pop, prank, and protest.

Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud [Audiobook]

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Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud [Audiobook]

Elizabeth Greenwood, Arden Hammersmith (Narrator), "Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud"
ASIN: B01IU1OREK | 2016 | MP3@64 kbps | ~07:55:00 | 227 MB

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Verbindliche Standards des Wettbewerbsrechts?

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Verbindliche Standards des Wettbewerbsrechts?

Reto M. Hilty, Frauke Henning-Bodewig, "Corporate Social Responsibility: Verbindliche Standards des Wettbewerbsrechts?"
German | 2014 | ISBN: 364254004X | PDF | pages: 271 | 2.5 mb

Theoretische Einsichten: Im Kontext empirischer Arbeit (Erlebniswelten)

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Theoretische Einsichten: Im Kontext empirischer Arbeit (Erlebniswelten)

Theoretische Einsichten: Im Kontext empirischer Arbeit (Erlebniswelten) by Nicole Burzan
German | 20 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 3658167491 | 272 Pages | PDF | 5.42 MB

Keine Beobachtung (und auch kein Interview, keine Dokumentensichtung und Materialanalyse) ist theoriefrei denkbar. In dem vorliegenden Band wird dargestellt, wie Forschende im wissenschaftlichen „Tagesgeschäft“

Forensic Science (DK Eyewitness Books) (repost)

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Forensic Science (DK Eyewitness Books) (repost)

Forensic Science (DK Eyewitness Books) by Christopher Cooper
English | May 5, 2008 | ISBN: 0756633834 | PDF | 72 pages | 21,5 MB

The Vanished World of Lithuanian Jews

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The Vanished World of Lithuanian Jews

The Vanished World of Lithuanian Jews by Alvydas Nikžentaitis
English | 28 Oct. 2014 | ISBN: 9042008504 | 340 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Lithuanian Jews, Litvaks, played an important and unique role not only within the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, but in a wider context of Jewish life and culture in Eastern Europe, too.

The Unbanking of America: How the New Middle Class Survives

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The Unbanking of America: How the New Middle Class Survives

Lisa Servon, "The Unbanking of America: How the New Middle Class Survives"
ISBN: 0544602315 | 2017 | EPUB | 272 pages | 1 MB

Global Inequality Matters (repost)

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Global Inequality Matters (repost)

Global Inequality Matters by Darrel Moellendorf
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0230224571 | 256 pages | PDF | 43 MB

Psychosocial Interventions in End-of-Life Care : The Hope for a “Good Death”

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Psychosocial Interventions in End-of-Life Care : The Hope for a “Good Death”

Psychosocial Interventions in End-of-Life Care : The Hope for a “Good Death”
by Peggy Sturman Gordon
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138797596 | 209 Pages | PDF | 4.1 MB

Utilizing the most recent information from medical journals and books to present the latest on healthcare and dying today, this volume crosses the boundaries of thanatology, psychology, religion, spirituality, medical ethics and public health.

Intellectual Disability [Repost]

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Intellectual Disability [Repost]

Intellectual Disability: Criminal and Civil Forensic Issues by Michael Chafetz
English | 6 Apr. 2015 | ISBN: 0199998116 | 224 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Courts recognize that those who are involved in medico-legal proceedings have a stake in the outcome of their psychological assessment, regardless of whether they are high- or low-functioning individuals.

Compound Solutions : Pharmaceutical Alternatives for Global Health

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Compound Solutions : Pharmaceutical Alternatives for Global Health

Compound Solutions : Pharmaceutical Alternatives for Global Health
by Susan Craddock
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1517900794 | 182 Pages | PDF | 0.7 MB

Claiming 1.5 million lives in 2015, tuberculosis is the world’s most deadly infectious disease. Because of the population it overwhelmingly affects, however, pharmaceutical companies are uninterested in developing better drugs for the disease.