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  • State Policies and Techno-Industrial Innovationby Ulrich Hilpert

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 200.00

    Behind the rhetoric of `intervention' and `deregulation' which has accompanied state attempts to stimulate technological innovation in the last decade is secreted a story of failed ambitions, confusion, muddle and incoherence. Techno-industrial innovation does make demands on the state, not only in terms of new industries, but also in regard to the... more...

  • Regionalisation of Globalised Innovationby Ulrich Hilpert

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 185.00

    While processes of innovation are increasingly realised globally, they can also take a highly regionalised expression. In this book, the global networks that link regions are set against the local aspects of innovation. With contributions from international experts, this book examines local 'Islands of Innovation' where research and industrial expertise... more...

  • Das Fußballstrafrecht des Deutschen Fußball-Bundes (DFB)by Horst Hilpert

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 182.00

    The football criminal law of the DFB is presented for the first time in a commentary on the legal regulations and rules of procedure (RuVO) of the DFB and includes explanations of the arbitration proceedings pertaining to football as well as other regulatory measures. This work considers legislation relating to matters of football, material... more...

  • Die Fehlentscheidungen der Fussballschiedsrichterby Horst Hilpert

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 112.00

    This work systematically considers the breach of rules by football referees in accordance with international and national sports law. This subject matter is of current interest and is being dealt with controversially by FIFA and the UEFA/DFB. more...

  • Germanic Future Constructionsby Martin Hilpert

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 143.00

    This study offers a Construction Grammar approach to the historical development and modern usage of future constructions in English, German, Dutch, Danish, and Swedish. On the basis of corpus data, constructions such as English be going to or German werden are analyzed as symbolic units that convey a range of temporal and modal meanings. A special... more...

  • Sportrecht und Sportrechtsprechung im In- und Auslandby Horst Hilpert

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 133.00

    This work compiles and comments for the first time on a selection of the most important decisions of national and international sports tribunals. The book evaluates the most important cases of the last 30 years in the field of national sports associations as well as some fundamental judgments of foreign associations (among others, FIFA and... more...

  • Wohlfahrtsstaat der Mittelschichten?by Dagmar Hilpert

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2012; US$ 48.58

    Ist der deutsche Wohlfahrtsstaat ein Wohlfahrtsstaat der Mittelschichten? Haben vor allem die mittleren Einkommensklassen von dem Ausbau der Sozialleistungen im Westdeutschland der Nachkriegszeit profitiert und nicht die unteren? Dagmar Hilpert untersucht den Zusammenhang zwischen Sozialpolitikentwicklung und Aufstieg der Mittelschichten in der Bundesrepublik... more...

  • Constructional Change in Englishby Martin Hilpert

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 79.00

    Martin Hilpert combines construction grammar and advanced corpus-based methodology into a new way of studying language change. more...

  • Strategic Cultural Change and the Challenge for Security Policyby Carolin Hilpert

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 115.00

    For more than a decade, international troops have been deployed to Afghanistan. Out of all NATO members, this mission was the most difficult for Germany that had thus far never engaged in combat and offensive military activities. This book analyses how Germany's experiences in Afghanistan have changed the country's strategic culture. more...

  • Construction Grammar and its Application to Englishby Martin Hilpert

    Edinburgh University Press 2014; US$ 33.99

    What do speakers of English know in order to produce utterances that other speakers will understand? Construction Grammar explains how knowledge of language is organized in speakers' minds. The central and radical claim of Construction Grammar is that linguistic knowledge can be fully described as knowledge of constructions, which are defined as... more...