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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2016; US$ 109.95
The disproportional loss of individuals to HIV/AIDS in their most productive years raises concerns over the welfare of surviving members of affected families and communities. One consequence of the rapid increase in adult mortality is the rise in the proportion of children who are orphaned. Sub-Saharan Africa, accounts for about 90 percent of these.... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2016; US$ 24.95
Managing the Risks of Organizational Accidents introduced the notion of an ?organizational accident?. These are rare but often calamitous events that occur in complex technological systems operating in hazardous circumstances. They stand in sharp contrast to ?individual accidents? whose damaging consequences are limited to relatively few people or... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2016; US$ 149.95
Military capability is delivered operationally at a team and collective level, be it a unit as small as a squad or section, or as large as a maritime task group. Modern military forces are required to deal with a potentially wide range of missions frequently involving multiple alliance partners, within a geopolitical environment which can seem to... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
One of the more striking aspects of the Dutch Welfare State is its apparent difficulty in controlling the number of transfer recipients. A prime example of this management problem is the Disability Insurance program. This monograph presents a thorough investigation of the behavioral responses of employees and firms to this generous disability scheme.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
The Challenge of Change: Report of a Conference on Technological Change and Human Development at Jerusalem, 1969 focuses on the interconnection of technological progress and human development. The manuscript first reiterates the need to establish a working relationship between technological advancement and human progress. The position that human is... more...
- NYU Press 2016; US$ 46.75
Passed in June 1940, the Smith Act was a peacetime anti-sedition law that marked a dramatic shift in the legal definition of free speech protection in America by criminalizing the advocacy of disloyalty to the government by force. It also criminalized the acts of printing, publishing, or distributing anything advocating such sedition and made it... more...
- ILO Publications 2016; US$ 90.00
The explosive rise of East Asia and continuing importance of Central America and Mexico have shifted the centre of world export manufacturing from the North Atlantic to the Pacific Rim. This volume of original essays considers how the International Labour Organization has helped generate a set of ideas and practices, past and present, transnational... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95
Security Culture starts from the premise that, even with good technical tools and security processes, an organisation is still vulnerable without a strong culture and a resilient set of behaviours in relation to people risk. Hilary Walton combines her research and her unique work portfolio to provide proven security culture strategies with practical... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2015; US$ 2.99
One of the world?s most influential political treatises, The Communist Manifesto outlines the base principles of communism as they relate to class struggle, economics, and politics. Originally published in 1848 as the Manifesto of the Communist Party , The Communist Manifesto was foundational to the development of modern communism and socialism.... more...