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  • The Myth of the Noble Savageby Ter Ellingson

    University of California Press 2001; US$ 34.95

    In this important and original study, the myth of the Noble Savage is an altogether different myth from the one defended or debunked by others over the years. That the concept of the Noble Savage was first invented by Rousseau in the mid-eighteenth century in order to glorify the "natural" life is easily refuted. The myth that persists is that there... more...

  • Stillness in Motion in the Seventeenth Century Theatreby P.A. Skantze

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 54.95

    Stillness in Motion in the Seventeenth Century Theatre provides a comprehensive examination of this aesthetic theory. The author investigates this aesthetic history as a form of artistic creation, philosophical investigation, a way of representing and manipulating ideas about gender and a way of acknowledging, reinforcing and making a critique of... more...

  • Development and Planning Economyby P.A. Stone

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 109.95

    This book describes in detail how the property market operates, giving a clear picture of the economics of development and the way which development issues are defined by (and in their turn have an effect on) community and individual needs. By describing how the market works and explaining the factors which need to be analysed, the author aims to... more...

  • Elements of Statistical Mechanicsby D. ter Haar

    Elsevier Science 1995; US$ 72.95

    Following the Boltzmann-Gibbs approach to statistical mechanics, this new edition of Dr ter Haar's important textbook, Elements of Statistical Mechanics, provides undergraduates and more senior academics with a thorough introduction to the subject. Each chapter is followed by a problem section and detailed bibliography. The first six chapters of... more...

  • A Theory of Local Entrepreneurship in the Knowledge Economyby P.A. Julien

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00

    Analyzes various forms of partnership among socioeconomic actors to highlight the social conventions and entrepreneurial culture that connect and intensify the energies at the root of local dynamism. This book demonstrates how entrepreneurship can be fostered in order to support collective development. more...

  • Ethical Challenges in Study Design and Informed Consent for Health Research in Resource-poor Settingsby P.A. Marshall

    World Health Organization 2007; US$ 25.00

    This review considers ethical challenges to research design and informed consent in biomedical and behavioral studies conducted in resource-poor settings. A review of the literature explores relevant social, cultural, and ethical issues in the conduct of biomedical and social health research in developing countries. Ten case vignettes illustrate ethical... more...

  • Managing without Growthby P.A. Victor

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Challenges the priority that rich countries give to economic growth as an over-arching objective of economic policy. This book presents three arguments on why rich countries should turn away from economic growth as the primary policy objective and pursue objectives that enhance well-being. It is intended for academics, students, and activists. more...

  • Imagingby A Bankier; PA Gevenois

    European Respiratory Society Journals 2004; US$ 40.00

    Chest physicians use a wide variety of imaging techniques in their pursuit of accurate diagnosis and in the evaluation of treatment. Technical advances in computer science, continuous refinements in computed tomography, positron emission tomography as well as magnetic resonance imaging have profoundly transformed our way of visualising chest diseases.... more...

  • Religion and Societyby Gerrie ter Haar

    BRILL 2007; US$ 123.00

    Religion is a driving force of the twenty-first century. Here is a book that discusses every aspect of this fascinating subject, proposing an agenda for future study. The authors are leading scholars from all over the world. more...

  • Het Hemels Mandaatby Barend J. ter Haar

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 54.95

    Het Hemels Mandaat vormde de basis van de heerschappij van de Chinese keizers als vertegenwoordigers van de hemel op aarde. Onder deze illustere titel behandelt Barend ter Haar op overzichtelijke en heldere wijze de geschiedenis van het Chinese keizerrijk tot 1911. Hij geeft een kritische analyse van cruciale gebeurtenissen als de zestiende-eeuwse... more...