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  • Einfach mal die Klappe haltenby Cornelia Topf

    Gabal Verlag 2011; US$ 18.37

    Pausenlos laufen Radio oder Fernsehen, klingeln Telefon oder Handy und texten Kollegen, Kunden, Partner, Kinder uns zu. Journalisten und Politiker produzieren Sprechlawinen, unter denen jeder vernünftige Gedanke verschütt geht. Wir leben in einer Sprechblasenzeit. Einer Zeit, in der pausenlos geredet und kaum etwas gesagt wird. Das Problem: Quasselstrippen... more...

  • The Elements of Peaceby J Fred Arment

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 35.00

    This guide to nonviolent conflict resolution presents thirty methods of maintaining or achieving peace, each with an in-depth case study. Methods covered, and their real-world applications, include the art of diplomacy (the 1995 Dayton Peace Accords), fair trade (the 1997 fair trade certification agreement), civil disobedience (the civil rights movement... more...

  • Elite Foundations of Liberal Democracyby John Higley; Michael Burton

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 34.99

    This compelling and convincing study, the capstone of decades of research, argues that political regimes are created and sustained by elites. Liberal democracies are no exception; they depend, above all, on the formation and persistence of consensually united elites. John Higley and Michael Burton explore the circumstances and ways in which such elites... more...

  • Elitesby Murray Milner

    Wiley 2015; US$ 24.95

    At a time when significant social status, economic resources, and political opportunities seem to become ever more unequally distributed and only available to a few, this book represents the first systematic effort in recent years to develop a sociological model of elites and non-elites. In outlining a new typology of economic, political, and cultural... more...

  • Elites: New Comparative Perspectivesby Masamichi Sasaki

    BRILL 2008; US$ 99.00

    Elites come in many forms, as reflected by this collection. From overview to comparative studies in diverse contexts, this work is both historical and contemporary, encompassing case studies of elite individuals as well as elites in nations and political environments. more...

  • Emotion, Kommunikation, Konfliktby Robin Kurilla

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 39.99

    ?Robin Kurilla zeigt, dass Emotionen als soziale bzw. kommunikative Konstrukte in verschiedenen Kulturen auf je eigene Art und Weise als Medien des Konflikts fungieren. Vom Standpunkt einer mit Heidegger angereicherten Version der plessnerschen Anthropologie werden Konflikt- und Emotionstheorien von Aristoteles bis Luhmann einerseits als Analyseinstrumente... more...

  • Enlightenment's Wakeby John Gray

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 52.95

    Now in paperback, Enlightenment's Wake stakes out the elements of John Gray's new position. He argues that all schools of contemporary political thought are variations on the Enlightenment Project - the Westernizing project of a universal civilization - and that this Enlightenment Project has proved self-undermining and is now exhausted. Fresh thought... more...

  • Erfolg lacht!by Jumi Vogler

    Gabal Verlag 2012; US$ 16.21

    Humor ist kein Witz. Humor bewegt als Kommunikations- und Motivationsstrategie Menschen. Mit Humor macht Leistung Spaß. Humor hilft dem Verkauf. Humor schafft Wachstum. Persönliches und ökonomisches. Und: Humor ist erlernbar! UND: Er kostet nichts! Jumi Vogler zeigt, wie Sie Ihr Humorpotenzial aktivieren und steigern können: privat mit Freunden und... more...

  • Erfolgsfaktoren der Mitarbeiterführungby Prof. Dr. Helmut Kuhnle; Stefan Wiedmann

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 79.99

    Auf der Basis aktueller Erkenntnisse der Gehirnforschung arbeitet Stefan Wiedmann die wesentlichen Elemente betriebswirtschaftlicher Führungs- und Motivationstheorien heraus und führt ihre Kernaussagen mit ihren verbindenden Elementen zu einem ?Metamodell der Mitarbeiterführung? zusammen. Er stellt alle wesentlichen Faktoren erfolgreicher Mitarbeiterführung... more...

  • Ethnicities and Global Multicultureby Jan Nederveen Pieterse

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 29.99

    Arguing that ethnicity and multiculturalism are essential for understanding globalization, Jan Nederveen Pieterse offers one of the first sustained treatments of the reach of these key forces beyond a limited national context. His groundbreaking book adopts a kaleidoscopic and comparative-historical perspective that intertwines strands of social... more...