Sustainability and Financial Risks

Philippe Dessertine , Marco Migliorelli

Despite growing discussions on the relationship between sustainability and finance, so far little attention has been given to the relation linking sustainability-related risks and financial risks. Climate change, environmental degradation and social inequality, among...

Parution : 2020-09-17
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Wisdom of the Ancients

Neil Oliver

From the bestselling author of The Story of the British Isles in 100 Places comes this inspiring and beautifully written meditation on the wisdom inherited from our ancestors.For all we have gained in the modern world, simple peace of mind is hard to find. In a time...

Parution : 2020-09-17

Memory and Monument Wars in American Cities

Marouf A. Hasian Jr. , Nicholas S. Paliewicz

This book is about the ways U.S. cities have responded to some of the most pressing political, cultural, racial issues of our time as agentic, remembering actors. Our case studies include New York City’s securitized remembrances at the National September 11 Memorial and...

Parution : 2020-09-16

Health Literacy aus gesundheitsethnologischer Perspektive


Im vorliegenden Buch wird eine Gesundheitsethnologie der Gesundheitskompetenz von vulnerablen Gruppen vorgelegt. Dabei werden neben einem umfassenden Forschungsstand und die Entwicklung einer theorie-orientierten Health-Literacy-Forschung drei Fallstudien über...

Parution : 2020-09-14

The Case for Democracy in the COVID-19 Pandemic

David Seedhouse

One moment life was normal, the next, governments around the world were imposing radical lockdowns of their populations. But why were decision-makers so readily ignoring centuries of hard-won civil freedoms? Where was the discussion of ethics and human rights? Why were...

Parution : 2020-09-14
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The Handbook of Media Education Research


A guide to the most recent practices and theories of media education research  Over the past forty years, media education research has emerged as a historical, epistemological and practical field of study. Action shifts in the field—along with radical transformation in...

Parution : 2020-09-04
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A Tomb With a View

Peter Ross

'In his absorbing book about the lost and the gone, Peter Ross takes us from Flanders Fields to Milltown to Kensal Green, to melancholy islands and surprisingly lively ossuaries . . . a considered and moving book on the timely subject of how the dead are remembered,...

Parution : 2020-09-03
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Written In Bone

Sue Black

'Gripping from the start, Written in Bone is superb' - Dr Richard Shepherd, author of Unnatural CausesFrom the Sunday Times Bestselling author of All That Remains, Sue Black reveals the secrets hidden deep within our bones. Drawing upon her years of research and a...

Parution : 2020-09-03

Regulating Cannabis

William Floodgate , Toby Seddon

This book explores one of the most pressing public policy questions for the 2020s: how should we regulate cannabis? The global cannabis prohibition regime is fragmenting as more countries experiment with decriminalization and legalization, and this book aims...

Parution : 2020-09-03
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Big Data Meets Survey Science


Offers a clear view of the utility and place for survey data within the broader Big Data ecosystem  This book presents a collection of snapshots from two sides of the Big Data perspective.  It assembles an array of tangible tools, methods, and approaches that...

Parution : 2020-09-01
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