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- University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 30.00
Modes of Uncertainty offers groundbreaking ways of thinking about danger, risk, and uncertainty from an analytical and anthropological perspective. Our world, the contributors show, is increasingly populated by forms, practices, and events whose uncertainty cannot be reduced to risk?and thus it is vital to distinguish between the two. Drawing the... more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2015; US$ 17.95
NEW EDITION, REVISED AND UPDATED Like Leadership and Self-Deception , The Arbinger Institute's first book, The Anatomy of Peace has become a worldwide phenomenon?not because of a media blitz, movie tie-in, or celebrity endorsement, but because readers have enthusiastically recommended it to colleagues, relatives, and friends. The Anatomy... more...
- Microcosm Publishing 2015; US$ 5.99
There are infinite possibilities in human relationships, but the fairytale ideal of companionship does not exist for most people. In Consensuality, Helen Wildfell and her co-adventurers detail the process for creating or finding a healthy, successful relationship as well as common pitfalls and how to avoid them, like gender identity, sexual boundaries,... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 70.00
New research has exposed our leadership paradigm as a outdated mess of flawed models and practices. By working with great leaders and observing their common attitudes and behaviours, Richard Hames has cracked a universal code based on intelligence, appreciation and collaboration. This code unlocks Five Literacies of Global Leadership . These behaviours... more...
- W. Zuckschwerdt Verlag 2015; US$ 16.21
Moderne Mitarbeiterführung - was ist das überhaupt? Was bezweckt sie? Sie holt die Mitarbeiter dort ab, wo sie stehen und motiviert sie, ihr vorhandenes Leistungspotenzial im Sinne des Unternehmens gerne und freiwillig einzusetzen. Die Beherrschung reiner Techniken ist allerdings nicht ausreichend. Die Führungskraft braucht eine klare Vorstellung,... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 29.95
Our democracy today is fraught with political campaigns, lobbyists, liberal media, and Fox News commentators, all using language to influence the way we think and reason about public issues. Even so, many of us believe that propaganda and manipulation aren?t problems for us?not in the way they were for the totalitarian societies of the mid-twentieth... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 140.00
The concept of "authenticity" enters multicultural politics in three distinct but interrelated senses: as an ideal of individual and group identity that commands recognition by others; as a condition of individuals? autonomy that bestows legitimacy on their values, beliefs and preferences as being their own; and as a form of cultural pedigree that... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 39.95
In Transcultural Communication , Andreas Hepp provides an accessible and engaging introduction to the exciting possibilities and inevitable challenges presented by the proliferation of transcultural communication in our mediatized world. Includes examples of mediatization and transcultural communication from a variety of cultural contexts Covers... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95
Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organisation studies and philosophy, this book addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. It provides an account of how interpretations of risk in society are conditioned by knowledge claims and cultural... more...