Age of Experts

Stephen P Turner - Liberal Democracy 3.0: Civil Society in an Age of Experts

Stephen P Turner - Liberal Democracy 3.0: Civil Society in an Age of Experts
Sage Publications | 2003 | ISBN: 0761954694 | Pages: 168 | PDF | 1.38 MB

Positive Learning in the Age of Information: A Blessing or a Curse?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 16, 2017
Positive Learning in the Age of Information: A Blessing or a Curse?

Positive Learning in the Age of Information: A Blessing or a Curse? By Olga Zlatkin-Troitschanskaia
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 421 Pages | ISBN : 3658195665 | 14.97 MB

While information and communication technology has a vast influence on our lives, little is understood about its effects on the way we learn. In the Age of Information, students – consciously or not – are learning in diverse formal and informal environments from a broad variety of sources, with scientific knowledge competing against unfounded assertions, and misinformation and biased data spreading through social and mass media.

The Age of Happy Problems  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 15, 2017
The Age of Happy Problems

The Age of Happy Problems by Herbert Gold
English | November 30th, 2017 | ISBN: 1125702729, 0765809176 | 259 Pages | PDF | 4.27 MB

In his first book of non-fiction, originally published in 1962, Herbert Gold explores some not-so-happy problems confronting people in an age of "mass destruction, mass inertia, mass everything." While acknowledging that we live in a time of utmost global significance-war on an enormous scale was a reality of the twentieth century and continues to threaten, unadulterated evil has exhibited itself in grandiose proportions-Gold tackles issues and problems which are very much of significance to the individual: teaching, writing, love, marriage, divorce, and death.

The Age of Happy Problems  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 15, 2017
The Age of Happy Problems

The Age of Happy Problems by Herbert Gold
English | November 30th, 2017 | ASIN: B077V63BPM, ISBN: 1125702729, 0765809176 | 226 Pages | EPUB | 0.52 MB

In his first book of non-fiction, originally published in 1962, Herbert Gold explores some not-so-happy problems confronting people in an age of "mass destruction, mass inertia, mass everything." While acknowledging that we live in a time of utmost global significance-war on an enormous scale was a reality of the twentieth century and continues to threaten, unadulterated evil has exhibited itself in grandiose proportions-Gold tackles issues and problems which are very much of significance to the individual: teaching, writing, love, marriage, divorce, and death.
The Party Period and Public Policy: American Politics from the Age of Jackson to the Progressive Era

The Party Period and Public Policy: American Politics from the Age of Jackson to the Progressive Era by Richard L. McCormick
English | Dec. 15, 1988 | ISBN: 0195047842 | 384 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

These boldly argued essays describe and analyze key developments in American politics and government in an era when political parties commanded mass loyalties and wielded unprecedented power over government affairs.

Capitalism, Hegemony and Violence in the Age of Drones  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 14, 2017
Capitalism, Hegemony and Violence in the Age of Drones

Capitalism, Hegemony and Violence in the Age of Drones By Norman Pollack
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 480 Pages | ISBN : 331964887X | 3.45 MB

This book offers a critical analysis of the rise of the US to global hegemony against a background of increased erosion of democracy and rule of law, and a rising linear pattern of near-absolute capitalist development.

Silence: In the Age of Noise  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 13, 2017
Silence: In the Age of Noise

Erling Kagge, "Silence: In the Age of Noise"
ISBN: 1524733237 | 2017 | EPUB | 160 pages | 34 MB

The Art of Football: The Early Game in the Golden Age of Illustration  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Dec. 13, 2017
The Art of Football: The Early Game in the Golden Age of Illustration

The Art of Football: The Early Game in the Golden Age of Illustration by Michael Oriard
2017 | ISBN: 0803290691 | English | 280 pages | PDF | 25 MB

Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 13, 2017
Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration

Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration by Lauren-Brooke Eisen
English | December 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B071P6XY71, ISBN: 0231179707 | 329 Pages | EPUB | 1.16 MB

When the tough-on-crime politics of the 1980s overcrowded state prisons, private companies saw potential profit in building and operating correctional facilities. Today more than a hundred thousand of the 1.5 million incarcerated Americans are held in private prisons in twenty-nine states and federal corrections.

Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics for an Age of Crisis [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 12, 2017
Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics for an Age of Crisis [Audiobook]

George Monbiot (Author, Narrator), "Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics for an Age of Crisis"
ASIN: B076DMV6ZT | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~05:11:00 | 147 MB