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  • Real World Justiceby A. Follesdal; T. Pogge

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 99.00

    The concept of global justice makes visible how we citizens of affluent countries are potentially implicated in the horrors so many must endure in the so-called less developed countries. Distinct conceptions of global justice differ in their specific criteria of global justice. However, they agree that the touchstone is how well our global institutional... more...

  • How to Make Opportunity Equalby Paul Gomberg

    Wiley 2008; US$ 115.95 US$ 100.49

    This critical examination of racial equality takes a new approach to breaking down racial barriers by proposing a system of equal opportunity through shared labor and contributive justice. Focuses on how race and class inevitably structure vastly unequal life prospects Shows how human society can be organized in a way that does not socialize... more...

  • Capabilities Equalityby Alexander Kaufman

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95

    The capabilities approach to equality, developed by Amartyr Sen and Martha Nussbaum, seeks to answer the question: what is a proper measure of a person's condition for the purposes of determining what we owe each other, as a matter of justice? While the capabilities theory has avoided many of the conceptual difficulties that have undermined competing... more...

  • Modernization, Cultural Change, and Democracyby Ronald Inglehart; Christian Welzel

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 32.00 US$ 26.24

    This book presents a revised version of modernisation theory. more...

  • Kinder und Jugendliche mit Diabetesby Peter Hürter; Karin Lange

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2005; US$ 34.99

    Bevor es in den folgenden Kapiteln um die Behandlung des Diabetes geht,möchten wir Ihnen zunächst fünf Kinder und ihre Familien v- stellen,die bereits einige Zeit mit Diabetes leben. Sie wurden von der Fotogra?n Karin Blüher in ihrem ganz normalen Alltag begleitet und fotogra?ert. Diese Kinder mit ihren Geschwistern,Eltern und Fre- den werden Ihnen... more...

  • Social Skills in the Early Yearsby Kay Mathieson

    SAGE Publications 2004; US$ 34.00

    This user-friendly book will offer you suggested strategies and sensible advice, based on what is realistic and achievable in practice. more...

  • Migration, the Diaspora and Developmentby Eric Janssen; Agustín Escobar Latapí

    International Labour Office 2006; US$ 5.00

    Focuses on three specific issues: the interaction of population dynamics and job creation with emigration over a short time period (1996-2002); the size, distribution and role of remittances; and government policies towards the Mexican diaspora in the United States. more...

  • Human Values and Social Changeby R.L. Inglehart

    BRILL 2006; US$ 74.00

    The Values Surveys reveal the impact of changing values on societal phenomena, demonstrating that a distinctive Islamic culture exists—and it favors democracy. Other analyses examine Gender Equality, Corruption and Democracy; political satisfaction; and Vietnamese, Israeli and South African values. more...

  • Social Justice and Public Policyby Gary Craig; Tania Burchardt; David Gordon

    Policy Press 2008; US$ 36.95

    This important book explores the meaning of social justice and examines how it translates into the everyday concerns of public and social policy. more...

  • Life Choicesby Phil Carradice

    SAGE Publications 2006; US$ 36.00

    Includes CD-Rom 'Nothing is so exhausting as indecision, and nothing is so futile..teachers, parents and carers worry that the decisions that children and young people make might be unwise or dangerous' - Bertrand Russell 'You'd be hard pushed to find a better decision-making programme than this excellent set of books... This series will... more...