The Leading eBooks Store Online
for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
Most popular at the top
- Palgrave Macmillan 1997; US$ 195.00
The book discusses five examples of NGO action in four countries - Indonesia, Philippines, South Africa and Sri Lanka - with authoritarian regimes. It poses the question of whose interest was served by these activities, the beneficiary group or the NGOs and argues that where these coincided, identifiable benefits accrued to beneficiary groups. This... more...
- Beobachter-Edition 2012; US$ 35.99
Bin ich die richtige Person fürs Leben in der Eigentümergemeinschaft? Wie steht es mit der Finanzierung? Was passiert, wenn die Liegenschaft in die Jahre kommt? Und wie geht man am besten vor beim Wiederverkauf? Sonderrechte, Wertquoten, Quoren – es ist wichtig, sich in den Regeln auszukennen. Dieses Handbuch beschreibt die rechtlichen Grundlagen... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 39.95
Demografische Einbrüche stellen Bildungssysteme moderner Gesellschaften vor neue Herausforderungen. Rückgänge der Schülerzahlen ziehen dennoch nicht zwangsläufig Schulschließungen und Personalabbau mit sich. Der Blick nach Polen zeigt alternative Umgangsweisen mit demografischer Schrumpfung im Bildungssektor sowie ihre... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 60.00
Laboratory and field experiments have grown significantly in prominence over the past decade. The experimental method provides randomization in key variables therefore permitting a deeper understanding of important economic phenomena. This path-breaking volume provides a valuable collection of experimental work within the area of environmental and... more...
- IOS Press 2013; US$ 94.00
Large housing estates: for some people these three words symbolise all that is wrong in urban planning. Large is wrong, because many people prefer a living surrounding that reflects the human scale. Housing as a single function is wrong, because mixed areas are livelier. And estates are wrong, as these refer to top-down planned areas which the residents... more...
- UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2011; US$ 15.74
The economic system under which we live not only forces the great majority of humankind to live their lives in indignity and poverty but also threatens all forms of life on Earth. Economics Unmasked presents a cogent critique of the dominant economic system, showing that the theoretical constructions of mainstream economics work mainly to bring about... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 28.95
This is a new introductory text providing an up-to-date account of leading theories of development. The book includes a discussion of classical accounts of development, particularly that of Marx, but also considers current debates on the issue. Theories of imperialism, neo-imperialism, dependency, world systems theory and other conceptions are all... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2009; US$ 24.95
Risky Living is a fascinating collection of candid and intimate conversations with forty-five men and women who describe, in gripping detail, how physical risk is a familiar companion in their working lives, and how they deal with it. This is the first work of oral history to focus solely on people who work dangerous jobs. In the great tradition... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2009; US$ 12.95
The success of A&E?s hit series ?Deadliest Catch? and Discovery Channel?s new reality show, ?The World?s Toughest Jobs? prove that Americans are fascinated with danger and the people who make it their livelihood. Here readers will find all the harrying details on dozens of the riskiest jobs on earth. Ever thought about becoming a bounty hunter? Wondered... more...