Download E-books Subversion and Insurgency (Rand Couterinsurgency Study) [Paperback] [2007] (Author) William Rosenau PDF

By William Rosenau

Subversion is a severe rebel software, however it has lengthy been missed through policymakers and analysts. This paper provides a collection of case reports to discover the weather of subversion and discusses initial rules for struggling with subversive actions within the context of the lengthy conflict opposed to violent Islamic extremism.

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Download E-books Choosing Futures: Young People's Decision-Making in Education, Training and Careers Markets PDF

By Nichola Foskett, Jane Hemsley-Brown

Schooling is changing into extra aggressive - selection in schooling is now a key factor. This ebook can help mom and dad, faculties, schools, universities and coverage makers know how schooling and coaching markets paintings. selecting Futures deals a breathtaking viewpoint on how teenagers, and their mom and dad, make offerings as they trip via a life of schooling and coaching. The authors problem conventional perspectives of ways offerings are made up of basic college, secondary college, university, collage and profession, which think that offerings are rational and target. as an alternative this publication finds how offerings depend on quite a number components: *young people's own experiences*individual and family members histories*perceptions of schooling and careers.The ebook compares selection for five to eleven 12 months olds, and for sixteen and 18 yr olds; drawing out types of the choice making technique, and whilst the results on faculties, schools and members of 'enhanced choice'.

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Download E-books Sherlock Holmes and the Sport of Kings – адаптированная книга (Oxford Bookworms Library, stage 1) PDF

By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Jennifer Bassett

Sherlock Holmes and the game of Kings – история, из серии Oxford Bookworms Library, адаптированная до уровня 1 (400 слов). Кроме собственно истории книга содержит ряд упражнений, предназначенных для лучшего усвоения материала. К книге прилагается аудио.Серия Oxford Bookworms Library содержит книги, адаптированные к одному из 6 уровней:Уровень 1 – four hundred слов, 2 – seven hundred, three – a thousand, four – 1400, five – 1800, 6 – 2500.Мне не удалось найти списки слов уровней (может быть потому что недостаточно настойчиво искал?), поэтому я составил частотный словарь слов, использованных в данном тексте, этот словарь вложен в архив с книгой.Вообще то такого рассказа про Шерлока Холмса нет. Есть рассказ ''Silver Blaze'' - который в точности соответствует данному рассказу.См. также: The Elephant guy – адаптированная книга (Oxford Bookworms Library, degree 1) + аудио The Phantom of the Opera – адаптированная книга (Oxford Bookworms Library, level 1) + аудио The Phantom of the Opera – адаптированная книга (Penguin Readers, level five) + аудио The Coldest position on the earth – адаптированная книга (Oxford Bookworms Library, level 1) + аудио

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Download E-books Strategic Management for Non-Profit Organizations (Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntaryand Non-Profit Organizations, 3) PDF

By Roger Courtney

The voluntary nonprofit region is now interested in all points of people's lives. The administration of such corporations hasn't ever been of extra curiosity than it's now, and the sphere as a complete is in a interval of significant swap. Well-meaning amateurs are being changed by way of hugely devoted leaders, and one in each six staff within the carrier quarter is now operating within the voluntary area. during this transferring weather, this enlightening ebook questions no matter if voluntary corporations should still now be extra business-like. necessary beneficial properties of the textual content contain: * bankruptcy advent and summaries* boxed gains (including examples of venture statements, price statements and the tactic making plans pyramid)* particular case-studies of nonprofit organisations (covering strategic concerns, strategic making plans approaches and examples of using specific techniques)* overview and dialogue questions* huge bibliography. featuring a special perception into the speculation and perform of strategic administration for voluntary nonprofit businesses, this booklet could be of serious curiosity to either practitioners and scholars of voluntary region administration.

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Download E-books Questioning Cosmopolitanism PDF

By Nigel Dower (auth.), Stan van Hooft, Wim Vandekerckhove (eds.)

Cosmopolitanism is an rising subject matter instudies of world justice and offers a gathering aspect among theorists of foreign legislation, political technology, political philosophy, utilized ethics, economics, improvement stories, and diplomacy. It insists that every person on the planet has an identical ethical price without reference to nationality, ethnicity, language or faith. yet cosmopolitanism isn't just a couple of new and increased set of norms that follow to the worldwide neighborhood. it's also approximately new methods of being: being a citizen of the area, caring for others who're far away strangers, and being dedicated to pursuing human rights and social justice wherever on this planet. those rising types of "cosmopolitan subjectivity" are explored during this quantity besides major proposals for institutional alterations which are ethically required in our globalized international. Stemming from the second one overseas convention of the foreign international Ethics organization held in Melbourne, Australia in June 2008, the essays during this e-book open new pathways within the becoming literature on cosmopolitanism.

"What does it suggest to be a citizen within the context of globalization? How is globalization shaping our dating to our kingdom and to the area? This ebook deals perception into the claims of loyalty and allegiance that come besides patriotic sentiments and claims of common human rights. worldwide politics has now entered a brand new period of identification politics, and cosmopolitanism is at its core."

Joel H. Rosenthal, President, Carnegie Council for Ethics in foreign Affairs, manhattan, U.S.A.

Questioning Cosmopolitanism makes fascinating contributions to such ongoing debates within the present international Justice literature as these pertaining to (a) the several models of so-called "Cosmopolitan" theses, (b) the strain among the "universalist" ethical commitments of cosmopolitans and the "particularist" loyalties of political theorists for whom rules of distributive justice follow in basic terms (or largely) in the countryside, (c) the defensibility, throughout various cultures, of a number of the types of the ("universalist") cosmopolitan perfect, (d) the war of words approximately no matter if cosmopolitan beliefs are grounded in ideas of justice or in a precept of humanity, (e) the clients for the institution of world democratic associations of the type encouraged via David Held, and so forth.

Alistair M. Macleod, division of Philosophy, Queen’s collage, Ontario, Canada

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Download E-books Timing Is Everything: The Politics and Processes of New Zealand Defence Acquisition Decision Making (Strategic and Defence Studies Centre Canberra Papers on Strategy and Defence, 173) PDF

By Peter Greener

This e-book identifies the severe elements that formed and prompted New Zealand's defence acquisition decision-making techniques from the election of the Fourth Labour govt in 1984 and the next ANZUS main issue, via to the eleven September 2001 terrorist assaults at the usa and the next 'war on terror'. It explores and analyses decision-making methods in terms of the ANZAC frigates, the army sealift send HMNZS Charles Upham, the F-16 strike airplane, the P-3C Orion maritime patrol plane improve, and the LAV IIIs.

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Download E-books Education and Educational Technology PDF

By Hong-fu Qiang, Qi-yuan Zhong, Li-long Tan (auth.), Yuanzhi Wang (eds.)

This quantity contains prolonged and revised types of a collection of chosen papers from the 2011 2d foreign convention on schooling and academic know-how (EET 2011) held in Chengdu, China, October 1-2, 2011.

The project of EET 2011 quantity 1 is to supply a discussion board for researchers, educators, engineers, and executive officers interested in the final parts of schooling and academic expertise to disseminate their most up-to-date learn effects and alternate perspectives at the destiny learn instructions of those fields. a hundred thirty comparable subject papers have been chosen into this quantity. all of the papers have been reviewed through 2 software committee contributors and chosen via the amount editor Prof. Yuanzhi Wang, from clever details expertise program examine organization, Hong Kong.

The convention will assemble top researchers, engineers and scientists within the area of curiosity. we are hoping each player may have an excellent chance to replace their study rules and effects and to debate the state-of-the-art within the parts of the schooling and academic technology.

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