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  • Den Arbeitsmarkt verstehen, um ihn zu gestaltenby Gerhard Bäcker; Steffen Lehndorff; Claudia Weinkopf

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 59.99

    Der Band bilanziert in 30 Beiträgen das wissenschaftliche Werk des geschäftsführenden Direktors des Instituts Arbeit und Qualifikation, Gerhard Bosch. Autorinnen und Autoren aus politischer Praxis und Wissenschaft kommen gleichberechtigt zu Wort. Das Buch ist in die Kapitel "Zukunft der Arbeit", "Arbeitszeit", "Arbeitsbeziehungen", "Arbeitsmarktordnung"... more...

  • Legal Methods of Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation in Chinese Water Managementby Xiangbai He

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book addresses why, whether and how the existing legal framework on water management in China could make climate change adaptation a mainstream issue. The book uses a table to illustrate the distinctions and similarities between IWRM and water-centered adaptation to analyze the possibilities of mainstreaming adaptation. The new water-planning... more...

  • Transitional Justice in Post-Revolutionary Tunisia (2011?2013)by Domenica Preysing

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 59.99

    Domenica Preysing offers a critical reading of?transitional justice? that focuses on political dynamics in post-revolutionaryTunisia, from the ouster of president Ben Ali in January 2011 until theadoption of transitional justice bill in December 2013. She explores the role,structure and characteristics of evolving transitional justice policy discourseto... more...

  • Fusion Methodologies in Crisis Managementby Galina Rogova; Peter Scott

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 229.00

    The book emphasizes a contemporary view on the role of higher level fusion in designing crisis management systems, and provide the formal foundations, architecture and implementation strategies required for building dynamic current and future situational pictures, challenges of, and the state of the art computational approaches to designing such processes.... more...

  • Enterprise Applications and Services in the Finance Industryby Artur Lugmayr

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 60.00

    This book constitutes the proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Enterprise Applications and Services in the Finance Industry, FinanceCom 2014, held in Sydney, Australia, on December 12, 2014. The workshop spans multiple disciplines, including technical, service, economic, sociological, and behavioral sciences. It reflects on technologically... more...

  • Rapid Mashup Development Toolsby Florian Daniel; Cesare Pautasso

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 72.00

    This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of theFirst International Rapid Mashup Challenge, RMC 2015, held on June 23, 2015, inRotterdam, The Netherlands, in conjunction with the 15th International Conferenceon Web Engineering, ICWE 2015. The 2015 edition of the challenge is the firstinstallment of a series of challenges that aim to engage... more...

  • The Impact of Europeanization on Minority Communitiesby Katharina Crepaz

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 59.99

    KatharinaCrepaz investigates how two-dimensional ('top-down' and 'bottom-up')Europeanization processes affect minority communities by using acomparative approach, encompassing cases from both ?old"(pre-2004) and ?new" EU member-states. The author therebybridges two dichotomies made in the literature so far, and outlineshow Europeanization takes place... more...

  • The Art of Policymakingby George Shambaugh; Jr. Paul J. Weinstein

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 31.00

    The Art of Policymaking: Tools, Techniques and Processes in the Modern Executive Branch, Second Edition is a practical introduction to the specific tools, techniques, and processes used to create policy in the executive branch of the U.S. government.  George E. Shambaugh, IV and Paul Weinstein, Jr. explain how government officials craft policy,... more...

  • The Art of Policymakingby George Shambaugh; Jr. Paul J. Weinstein

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 31.00

    The Art of Policymaking: Tools, Techniques and Processes in the Modern Executive Branch, Second Edition is a practical introduction to the specific tools, techniques, and processes used to create policy in the executive branch of the U.S. government.  George E. Shambaugh, IV and Paul Weinstein, Jr. explain how government officials craft policy,... more...

  • Adaptive Administrationby Ferd H. Mitchell; Cheryl C. Mitchell

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 79.95

    Adaptive Administration: Practice Strategies for Dealing with Constant Change in Public Administration and Policy interprets the critical issues facing the field of public administration today and describes how new approaches to theory and practice have the potential to redesign the field. It will provide you with new strategies for understanding... more...