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  • Knowledge and Power in Public Bureaucracies: From Pyramid to Circle book cover

    Knowledge and Power in Public Bureaucracies

    From Pyramid to Circle, 1st Edition

    By David G. Carnevale, Camilla Stivers

    Ever since Max Weber and Frederick Taylor, public organizations have been told that effective practice lies in maximizing rationality through science. Yet science-based management reforms have had only marginal impact on performance. People in entry-level positions possess knowledge from direct…

    eBook – 2019-07-08

  • Disability in Translation: The Indian Experience book cover

    Disability in Translation

    The Indian Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Someshwar Sati, G.J.V. Prasad

    This volume explores how disability is seen, written about, read and understood through literature and translation. Foregrounding the asymmetrical world of power relations, it delves into the act of translation to exhibit how disability is constructed and deployed in language and culture. The…

    eBook – 2019-07-08
    Routledge India

  • John Locke: En Essay Concerning Human Understanding in Focus book cover

    John Locke

    En Essay Concerning Human Understanding in Focus, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Fuller, Robert Stecker, John P. Wright

    John Locke's Essay Concerning Human Understanding is among the most important books in philosophy ever written. It is also a difficult work dealing with many themes, including the origin of ideas; the extent and limits of human knowledge; the philosophy of perception; and religion and morality.…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • The New Injection Treatment For Impotence: Medical And Psychological Aspects book cover

    The New Injection Treatment For Impotence

    Medical And Psychological Aspects, 1st Edition

    By Gorm Wagner, Helen Singer Kaplan

    In this volume, two experts on sexual disorders describe the most effective treatment yet developed for male impotence. The authors review both the medical and the psychiatric aspects of injection treatment for men of all ages, with particular attention to older men and those with psychogenic…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • Best Team Skills: Fifty Key Skills for Unlimited Team Achievement book cover

    Best Team Skills

    Fifty Key Skills for Unlimited Team Achievement, 1st Edition

    By Lewis Losoncy

    Best Team Skills gives you the tools you need to achieve the highest performance through the most productive encouragement and motivational methods available. Dr. Losoncy identifies the 50 skills that will most encourage your team members. Using 100 encouragement opportunity exercises, he works as…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • C. G. Jung and the Dead: Visions, Active Imagination and the Unconscious Terrain book cover

    C. G. Jung and the Dead

    Visions, Active Imagination and the Unconscious Terrain, 1st Edition

    By Stephani L. Stephens

    C. G. Jung and the Dead: Visions, Active Imagination and the Unconscious Terrain offers an in-depth look at Jung’s encounters with the dead, moving beyond a symbolic understanding to consider these figures a literal presence in the psyche. Stephani L. Stephens explores Jung’s personal experiences,…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • Contraception Today, Ninth Edition book cover

    Contraception Today, Ninth Edition

    9th Edition

    By John Guillebaud

    The fully updated ninth edition of this bestselling handbook summarizes concisely but fully the methods of contraception, of which there are more now than were ever available to previous generations. This is a practical guide and includes newly launched intrauterine contraceptives. It also…

    eBook – 2019-07-05
    CRC Press

  • Refugees, Migration and Global Governance: Negotiating the Global Compacts book cover

    Refugees, Migration and Global Governance

    Negotiating the Global Compacts, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth G. Ferris, Katharine M. Donato

    As debates about migrants and refugees reverberate around the world, this book offers an important first-hand account of how migration is being approached at the highest levels of international governance. Whereas refugees have long been protected by international law, migrants have been treated…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • Metamodeling for Variable Annuities book cover

    Metamodeling for Variable Annuities

    1st Edition

    By Guojun Gan, Emiliano A. Valdez

    This book is devoted to the mathematical methods of metamodeling that can be used to speed up the valuation of large portfolios of variable annuities. It is suitable for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students, and practitioners. It is the goal of this book to describe the computational…

    eBook – 2019-07-05
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman and Hall/CRC Financial Mathematics Series

  • Psychoanalysis and Other Matters: Where Are We Now? book cover

    Psychoanalysis and Other Matters

    Where Are We Now?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith Edwards

    Can we ‘stand inside’ new thoughts, rather than outside, looking at a closed box? This innovative and interdisciplinary collection aims to answer this question by broadening the way we look at and work with psychoanalytic ideas. By examining these ideas through the lenses of other disciplines, the…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • The Violence of Neoliberalism: Crime, Harm and Inequality book cover

    The Violence of Neoliberalism

    Crime, Harm and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Victoria E. Collins, Dawn L. Rothe

    This book examines the impact of neoliberalism on society, bringing to the forefront a discussion of violence and harm, the inherent inequalities of neoliberalism and the ways in which our everyday lives in the Global North reproduce and facilitate this violence and harm.Drawing on a range of…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

  • The Filmmaker's Eye: The Language of the Lens: The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image book cover

    The Filmmaker's Eye: The Language of the Lens

    The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image, 1st Edition

    By Gustavo Mercado

    The Language of the Lens explores the expressive power of the camera lens and the storytelling contributions that this critical tool can make to a film project. This book offers a unique approach to learning how lenses can produce aesthetically and narratively compelling images in movies, through a…

    eBook – 2019-07-05

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