A Global Forecast

2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Nov. 29, 2016
2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years

2052: A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years by Jorgen Randers
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1603584676, 1603584218 | 416 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
Logistics Competences, Skills, and Training: A Global Overview (World Bank Studies)

Logistics Competences, Skills, and Training: A Global Overview (World Bank Studies) by Alan McKinnon
English | Aug. 25, 2017 | ISBN: 1464811407 | 111 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Despite the spread of automation and new supply chain management paradigms, logistics remains dependent on a rather specific set of skills and competences, whether for managerial, administrative or blue collar jobs, such as trucking or warehousing. This implies that the logistical performance of businesses, industries and nation states is strongly influenced by the quantity and quality of the workforce.
The Politics of Vaccination: A Global History (Social Histories of Medicine MUP Series)

The Politics of Vaccination: A Global History (Social Histories of Medicine MUP Series) by Christine Holmberg
English | Apr. 16, 2017 | ISBN: 1526110881 | 361 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

Mass vaccination campaigns are political projects that presume to protect individuals, communities, and societies. Like other pervasive expressions of state power - taxing, policing, conscripting - mass vaccination arouses anxiety in some people but sentiments of civic duty and shared solidarity in others.

Higher Education in 2040: A Global Approach  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Aug. 9, 2017
Higher Education in 2040: A Global Approach

Higher Education in 2040: A Global Approach by Bert van der Zwaan
English | July 15, 2017 | ISBN: 9462984506 | 257 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Since the Middle Ages, universities have displayed impressive resourcefulness in their ability to adapt to the changing dynamics and demands of their times. But in the last fifty years, the landscape of higher education—with the emergence of online and mass education, skyrocketing tuition, and a controversial system for ranking institutions—has begun evolving so rapidly and profoundly that the concept of the university now needs to be rethought.

Family And Parenting Support: Policy And Provision In A Global Context  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 7, 2017
Family And Parenting Support: Policy And Provision In A Global Context

Family And Parenting Support: Policy And Provision In A Global Context by United Nations Publications
English | 2015 | ISBN: 8865220295 | 104 Pages | PDF | 11.0 MB

Family and parenting support is increasingly recognized as an important part of national social policies and social investment packages aimed at reducing poverty, decreasing inequality, and promoting positive parental and child well-being.

Architecture of First Societies: A Global Perspective (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Aug. 6, 2017
Architecture of First Societies: A Global Perspective (repost)

Mark Jarzombek, "Architecture of First Societies: A Global Perspective"
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1118142101 | 672 pages | PDF | 177 MB

Football, Gambling, and Money Laundering: A Global Criminal Justice Perspective [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Aug. 3, 2017
Football, Gambling, and Money Laundering: A Global Criminal Justice Perspective [Repost]

Fausto Martin De Sanctis - Football, Gambling, and Money Laundering: A Global Criminal Justice Perspective
Published: 2014-05-06 | ISBN: 3319056085 | PDF | 173 pages | 1.65 MB
The Human Right to Housing in the Face of Land Policy and Social Citizenship: A Global Discourse Analysis

The Human Right to Housing in the Face of Land Policy and Social Citizenship: A Global Discourse Analysis By Michael Kolocek
English | PDF | 2017 | 281 Pages | ISBN : 3319534882 | 13.73 MB

This book explores the human right to housing, presenting the findings of a global discourse analysis to analyse the right to housing from the perspective of theories on land policy and social citizenship. The book concludes that planners and policy makers will not be able to completely fulfil the human right to housing. For that reason, the book presents a theory of de-commodification of land use that highlights the meaning of land use rights for people affected by inadequate housing.

Pilgrims of Love : The Anthropology of a Global Sufi Cult  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at July 30, 2017
Pilgrims of Love : The Anthropology of a Global Sufi Cult

Pilgrims of Love : The Anthropology of a Global Sufi Cult
by Pnina Werbner
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0253215285 | 302 Pages | ePUB | 3.9 MB
American Foreign Policy in Regions of Conflict: A Global Perspective (American Foreign Policy in the 21st Century)

American Foreign Policy in Regions of Conflict: A Global Perspective (American Foreign Policy in the 21st Century) by H. Wiarda
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1349296295, 9781349296293 | 194 Pages | PDF | 2.71 MB