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  • Energy Transitions

    Energy Transitions
    av Vaclav Smil

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440853241

    This book provides a detailed, global examination of energy transitions, supplying a long-term historical perspective, an up-to-date assessment of recent and near-term advances in energy production technology and implementation, and an explanation o…

  • Crude Oil, Crude Money

    Crude Oil, Crude Money
    av Thomas W. Lippman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440863943

    Tells the untold story of how Exxon, Mobil, Chevron, and Texaco teamed up with the CIA and Department of State to thwart the plans of Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis, who almost managed to reshape the Middle East.In 1954 Aristotle Onassis (…

  • Knowing and the Known

    Knowing and the Known
    av John Dewey

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837184982

  • The New Digital Storytelling

    The New Digital Storytelling
    av Bryan Alexander

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440849602

    Newly revised and updated, this is the essential guide to state-of-the-art digital storytelling for audiences, creators, and teachers.Written for everyone interested in the communication potential of digital media, including educators, marketers, co…

  • The Cicero Spy Affair

    The Cicero Spy Affair
    av Richard Wires

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275964566

    The episode of the opportunistic valet of Britain's ambassador to neutral Turkey during World War II-dubbed Cicero for the eloquence of the top-secret material he appropriated from his employer Sir Hughe Knatchbull-Hugessen and sold to the Nazis-is…

  • Between Two Ages

    Between Two Ages
    av Zbigniew Brzezinski

    Inbunden - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313234989

  • Advancing the Common Good

    Advancing the Common Good
    av Philip Kotler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440872440

    In Advancing the Common Good, stories of prominent reformers fighting for the Common Good will inspire concerned readers and voters and help them recognize which actions and proposals will substantially elevate the happiness and well-being of citize…

  • Growing Young, 2nd Edition

    Growing Young, 2nd Edition
    av Ashley Montagu

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897891660

    In this new, revised edition of his landmark book, Montagu compels us to reevaluate the way we think about growth and development, in all its phases, throughout life. Humans are designed to grow and develop their childlike qualities, and not to beco…

  • Growing Young, 2nd Edition

    Growing Young, 2nd Edition
    av Ashley Montagu

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897891677

    In this new, revised edition of his landmark book, Montagu compels us to reevaluate the way we think about growth and development, in all its phases, throughout life. Humans are designed to grow and develop their childlike qualities, and not to beco…

  • Art, Glitter, and Glitz

    Art, Glitter, and Glitz

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313324673

    The theatre and drama of the 1920s reflects a great synergy of art, glitter, and glitz-a decade of experimentation and incubation for mainstream American playwrights coexisting with important revivals of European playwrights and Shakespeare, a flour…

  • The Army of the Future.

    The Army of the Future.
    av Gaulle de

    Inbunden - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837175256

  • Challenging de Gaulle

    Challenging de Gaulle
    av Alexandr Harrison

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275927912

    This unique volume tells the story of the Algerian counterrevolution from the viewpoint of the ordinary foot soldier in the O.A.S. (Organisation Armee Secrete). In a series of interviews with former O.A.S. participants, and using many unpublished do…

  • Educational Psychology

    Educational Psychology
    av Jennifer L. Martin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440864490

    A comprehensive introduction to educational psychology, this volume is inclusive of all of the essentials-covering history, profiles, theories, applications, research, case studies, current events, issues, controversies, and more.Focused on human le…

  • The Evolution of Blitzkrieg Tactics

    The Evolution of Blitzkrieg Tactics
    av Robert M. Citino

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313256318

    This study provides a tactical, strategic, and operational view of the interwar German army as a fighting organization. The book describes in detail the process by which the Reichswehr attempted the accomplishment of its principal task--that of defe…

  • TITANIC LEGACY

    TITANIC LEGACY
    av Paul Heyer

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275953522

    This is the first book to deal exclusively with the influence and meaning of what media historian Paul Heyer calls our century's first collective nightmare. Using contemporary as well as archival sources, he explores a series of intriguing questions…

  • Izetbegovic of Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Izetbegovic of Bosnia and Herzegovina
    av Alija Izetbegovi'c

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275972875

    As the leading Muslim political spokesman and intellectual, Izetbegovi'c was imprisoned by the Yugoslavian government in 1983 for a 14-year sentence. During the six years he served in prison, Izetbegovi'c wrote notes on life issues, religion and cul…

  • Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels

    Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels
    av Robert Petersen

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313363306

    This text examines comics, graphic novels, and manga with a broad, international scope that reveals their conceptual origins in antiquity.Graphic narrative art is a fascinating phenomenon that emerged centuries ago with the expansion of literacy and…

  • The Politics of Religious Apostasy

    The Politics of Religious Apostasy
    av David G. Bromley

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275955083

    The current controversy surrounding new religions has brought to the forefront the role of apostates. These individuals leave highly controversial movements and assume roles in other organizations as public opponents against their former movements.…

  • Understanding Victory

    Understanding Victory
    av Geoffrey Till

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275987244

    Using four warship-centered examples, this book shows how naval battles are won or lost-and how technological advantage is rarely as decisive in defeat or victory as is often claimed.Providing a unique assessment of naval strategy and historic outco…

  • Who's in Charge?

    Who's in Charge?
    av Laura H. Kahn

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440878176

    With a new preface assessing leadership responses to the coronavirus pandemic, this text explores leadership problems that can develop during such public health crises as the 2001 anthrax attacks, 2003 SARS epidemic, and Mad Cow Disease epidemic of…

  • The Invisible Church

    The Invisible Church
    av J. Pittman McGehee

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313365300

    While nearly half of Americans identify themselves with a fundamentalist brand of religion, and a sizable minority has rejected religion altogether, there is a vast middle ground. This book is aimed at that huge group of people who describe themselv…

  • Per Olov Enquist

    Per Olov Enquist
    av Ross Shideler

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313242366

    Ross Shideler offers an in-depth introduction to the works of Per Olov Enquist and discusses the writer's central themes and the imagery and motifs he uses to develop them. This in-depth study begins with a brief introduction to the social and liter…

  • On Armor

    On Armor
    av Bruce I. Gudmundsson

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275950200

    On Armor tells three important and interconnected stories. The first is a tale of a technology, in particular, the rise and fall of the main battle tank-a type of armored vehicle that came to dominate land warfare in the middle of the 20th century b…

  • On Armor

    On Armor
    av Bruce I. Gudmundsson

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275950194

    On Armor tells three important and interconnected stories. The first is a tale of a technology, in particular, the rise and fall of the main battle tank-a type of armored vehicle that came to dominate land warfare in the middle of the 20th century b…

  • On Infantry, 2nd Edition

    On Infantry, 2nd Edition
    av John A. English

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275949723

    Another volume in Praeger's The Military Profession series, this revised edition of the 1984 Praeger classic tells the story of infantry in the 20th century and its impact on the major conflicts of our time. Its purpose is to provide the reader--whe…

  • On Air Defense

    On Air Defense
    av James D. Crabtree

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275949396

    This book is a study of all aspects of air defense from its beginnings during the French Revolution when artillery gunners tried to hit primitive balloons with their cannons to the use of Patriot missiles in the Gulf War to shoot down tactical balli…

  • Roots of Haiti's Vodou-Christian Faith

    Roots of Haiti's Vodou-Christian Faith
    av R. Murray Thomas

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832031

    This book traces the development of Haiti's combined Vodou-Christian religion from 1500 to the present and explains how this combination of distinct faiths coalesces in a coherent belief system.What are the historical reasons for the popularity of t…

  • New Directions in Progressive Relaxation Training

    New Directions in Progressive Relaxation Training
    av Douglas A. Bernstein

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275968373

    Psychotherapy continues to progress at a remarkable rate as researchers become more creative in the development and application of a wide variety of empirically tested techniques. Older techniques have been refined and newer ones have emerged. Both…

  • New Directions in Progressive Relaxation Training

    New Directions in Progressive Relaxation Training
    av Douglas A. Bernstein

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275963187

    Psychotherapy continues to progress at a remarkable rate as researchers become more creative in the development and application of a wide variety of empirically tested techniques. Older techniques have been refined and newer ones have emerged. Both…

  • Inventing the Flat Earth

    Inventing the Flat Earth
    av Jeffrey B. Russell

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275959043

    Neither Christopher Columbus nor his contemporaries thought the earth was flat. Yet this curious illusion persists today, firmly established with the help of the media, textbooks, teachers-even noted historians. Inventing the Flat Earth is Russell's…

  • Horror Fiction in the 20th Century

    Horror Fiction in the 20th Century
    av Jess Nevins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440862052

    Providing an indispensable resource for academics as well as readers interested in the evolution of horror fiction in the 20th century, this book provides a readable yet critical guide to global horror fiction and authors.Horror Fiction in the 20th…

  • The Managerial Revolution

    The Managerial Revolution
    av James Burnham

    Inbunden - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837156781

  • Harlem

    Harlem
    av Lionel C. Bascom

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440842689

    Focusing on the contributions of civic reformers and political architects who arrived in New York in the early decades of the 20th century, this book explores the wide array of sweeping social reforms and radical racial demands first conceived of an…

  • Cracking the Highest Glass Ceiling

    Cracking the Highest Glass Ceiling

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382482

    This examination of the role of gender stereotyping in media coverage of executive elections uses nine case studies from around the world to provide a unique comparative perspective.In recent years, more and more high-profile women candidates have b…

  • The Future of Biological Weapons

    The Future of Biological Weapons
    av Barend Ter Haar

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275941017

    The know-how and materials required to produce biological warfare agents are the same as those required for medical and veterinary products; biological warfare technology is quickly spreading across the globe. In this new study, Barend ter Haar argu…

  • The Future of Biological Weapons

    The Future of Biological Weapons
    av Barend Ter Haar

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275941000

    The know-how and materials required to produce biological warfare agents are the same as those required for medical and veterinary products; biological warfare technology is quickly spreading across the globe. In this new study, Barend ter Haar argu…

  • Bioterror

    Bioterror
    av R. William Johnstone

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440836046

    This book uses the 2001 anthrax attacks as its point of departure for an analysis of the past, present, and future of America's preparedness to deal with major challenges to public health, including bioterrorism and pandemic flu. The study identifie…

  • Bioterror

    Bioterror
    av R. William Johnstone

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275993269

    This book uses the 2001 anthrax attacks as its point of departure for an analysis of the past, present, and future of America's preparedness to deal with major challenges to public health, including bioterrorism and pandemic flu. The study identifie…

  • Organizations and the Psychological Contract

    Organizations and the Psychological Contract
    av Peter J. Makin

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275956851

    Contracts in employment are of two kinds: the formal, written contract and the equally important, informal and unwritten psychological contract-how people think they should be treated. Both involve rights, obligations and expectations on the part of…

  • Organizations and the Psychological Contract

    Organizations and the Psychological Contract
    av Peter J. Makin

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567200911

    Contracts in employment are of two kinds: the formal, written contract and the equally important, informal and unwritten psychological contract-how people think they should be treated. Both involve rights, obligations and expectations on the part of…

  • Psychology of Champions

    Psychology of Champions
    av James J. Barrell

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313354366

    The first book to gather firsthand accounts of successful practices, and thinking habits, of sports legends and super-athletes-from across sports including football, baseball, basketball, boxing, golf, car-racing, and swimming-this work holds lesson…

  • Coming Home to Passion

    Coming Home to Passion
    av Ruth Cohn

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313392122

    This book offers a detailed road map for overcoming sexual and relationship impasses originating from painful childhood experiences.Large numbers of adults with histories of childhood trauma and neglect suffer persistent relationship and sexual diff…

  • The Self and Others

    The Self and Others

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275976255

    This volume focuses on relations between the self and other individuals, the self and groups, and the self and context. Leading scholars in the field of positioning theory present the newest developments from this field on human social relations. Th…

  • The Self and Others

    The Self and Others
    av Rom Harre

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275976248

    This volume focuses on relations between the self and other individuals, the self and groups, and the self and context. Leading scholars in the field of positioning theory present the newest developments from this field on human social relations. Th…

  • Roots of Tragedy

    Roots of Tragedy
    av Lisle Rose

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837185927

  • Intelligence Analysis

    Intelligence Analysis
    av Wayne Michael Hall

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382659

    This book offers a vast conceptual and theoretical exploration of the ways intelligence analysis must change in order to succeed against today's most dangerous combatants and most complex irregular theatres of conflict.Intelligence Analysis: How to…

  • The Essential Guide to Overcoming Avoidant Personality Disorder

    The Essential Guide to Overcoming Avoidant Personality Disorder
    av Martin Kantor

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313377525

    Emphasizing diagnosis, causality, and holistic treatment, this is the only book offering a full discussion of Avoidant Personality Disorder for therapists and sufferers.Avoidant Personality Disorder (AvPD) is an extremely widespread, devastating dis…

  • Inventing the Future

    Inventing the Future
    av Stan A. Hannah

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567504514

    Inventing the Future: Information services for a New Millenium is a sequel to Harris and Hannah's 1998 book Into the Future. In this book they move beyond the rhetorical contests about the future of the library and turn their attention to the more p…

  • Inventing the Future

    Inventing the Future
    av Stan A. Hannah

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567504507

    Inventing the Future: Information services for a New Millenium is a sequel to Harris and Hannah's 1998 book Into the Future. In this book they move beyond the rhetorical contests about the future of the library and turn their attention to the more p…

  • The Road to Hel

    The Road to Hel
    av Hilda Roderick Ellis

    Inbunden - 1968 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837100708

  • Logistics in the National Defense

    Logistics in the National Defense
    av Joyce Cain Fiske

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313227165

    The author develops the concept that logistics constitute a bridge between the national economy and the combat forces. He explains the role of the civilian as well as of the professional, and discusses the differences in their modes of thought and m…

  • Religion and Transhumanism

    Religion and Transhumanism

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833250

    Should technology be used to improve human faculties such as cognition and longevity? This thought-provoking dialogue between "transhumanism" and religion examines enhancement technologies that could radically alter the human species."Transhumanism"…

  • Managing Records as Evidence and Information

    Managing Records as Evidence and Information
    av Richard J. Cox

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567202311

    For the past three decades, policies regarding a variety of information issues have emanated from federal agencies, legislative chambers, and corporate boardrooms. Despite the focus on information policy, it is still a relatively new concept and one…

  • A New Iraq

    A New Iraq
    av Frederick W. Axelgard

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275930141

    The volume analyzes the political and economic effects of the Iran-Iraq war upon Iraq, focusing on whether the war has united Iraqi society in a way that has not happened since the country was established in 1920. It opens with an examination of Ira…

  • Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833526

    A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical…

  • Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832277

    A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical…

  • Reading Harry Potter Again

    Reading Harry Potter Again

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313361975

    Reading Harry Potter Again: New Critical Essays extends the discussion of the Harry Potter books by covering the entire series in one new and comprehensive volume.As was argued in Reading Harry Potter: Critical Essays (Praeger, 2003), interpreting t…

  • Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275985301

    The Islamic world has a poor record in terms of modernization and democracy. However, the source of this situation is not religion, but factors including colonialism, international economic and trading systems, and the role of the military, among ot…

  • Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275985110

    The Islamic world has a poor record in terms of modernization and democracy. However, the source of this situation is not religion, but factors including colonialism, international economic and trading systems, and the role of the military, among ot…

  • Anti-Racism, Feminism, and Critical Approaches to Education

    Anti-Racism, Feminism, and Critical Approaches to Education
    av Roxana Ng

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897893282

    This book maintains that there has not been sufficient dialogue and cross-fertilization between various forms of critical approaches to education, notably multicultural/anti-racist education, feminist pedagogy, and critical pedagogy. Contributors fr…