Political Sciences

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives (Repost)

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives by Charles J. R. Williams, Dominic R. Kniveton
Publisher: Springer | 2011 | ISBN: 9048138418 | 204 pages | PDF | 14,2 MB

Compared to many other regions of the world, Africa is particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change and variability. Widespread poverty, an extensive disease burden and pockets of political instability across the continent has resulted in a low resilience and limited adaptative capacity of African society to climate related shocks and stresses.

German Domestic and Foreign Policy: Political Issues Under Debate - Vol. 2  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Dec. 4, 2015
German Domestic and Foreign Policy: Political Issues Under Debate - Vol. 2

Egbert Jahn, "German Domestic and Foreign Policy: Political Issues Under Debate - Vol. 2"
English | ISBN: 3662479281 | 2016 | 258 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Sciences  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 30, 2015
Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Sciences

Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Sciences by Ford Lumban Gaol
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1138027359 | 92 pages | PDF | 28 MB
Recent Trends in Social and Behaviour Sciences: Proceedings of the International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behaviour...

Recent Trends in Social and Behaviour Sciences: Proceedings of the International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behaviour and Social Sciences 2013 by Ford Lumban Gaol, Seifedine Kadry, Marie Taylor and Pak Shen Li
English | 2014 | ISBN: 113800121X | ISBN-13: 9781138001213 | 100 pages | PDF | 12 MB

The human aspect plays an important role in the social sciences. The behaviour of people has become a vital area of focus in the social sciences as well. Recent Trends in Social and Behaviour Sciences contains papers that were originally presented at the International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Sciences, held 4-5 November 2013, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at Oct. 15, 2012
African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives By Charles J. R. Williams, Dominic R. Kniveton
2011 | 212 Pages | ISBN: 9048138418 | PDF | 14 MB

Through a Glass Darkly: The Social Sciences Look at the Neoliberal University  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 18, 2017
Through a Glass Darkly: The Social Sciences Look at the Neoliberal University

Through a Glass Darkly: The Social Sciences Look at the Neoliberal University by Margaret Thornton
English | July 2, 2015 | ISBN: 1925022137 | 356 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This collection of essays arose from a workshop held in Canberra in 2013 under the auspices of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia to consider the impact of the encroachment of the market on public universities. While the UK tripled fees in 2013 and determined that the teaching of the social sciences and the humanities would no longer be publicly funded, it was feared that Australia would go further and deregulate fees altogether.
Politics As a Peculiar Business: Insights from a Theory of Entangled Political Economy

Richard E. Wagner, "Politics As a Peculiar Business: Insights from a Theory of Entangled Political Economy"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1785365479 | 264 pages | EPUB | 0,6 MB
From Economics Imperialism to Freakonomics: The Shifting Boundaries between Economics and other Social Sciences

Ben Fine, Dimitris Milonakis, "From Economics Imperialism to Freakonomics: The Shifting Boundaries between Economics and other Social Sciences"
2009 | ISBN-10: 0415423236, 0415423244 | 216 pages | PDF | 14 MB
Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1 the Near and Middle East, Astral Sciences in Mesopotamia

Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1 the Near and Middle East, Astral Sciences in Mesopotamia (Handbuch der Orientalistik. Erste Abteilung, der Nahe Und Mi) by Hermann Hunger
English | Aug. 25, 1999 | ISBN: 9004101276 | 328 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

Astronomy and astrology, or the astral sciences, played an enormous, if not a key role in the political and religious life of the Ancient Near East, and, later, of the Greek and Roman world. This is the first comprehensive and up-to-date account of the origins of the astral sciences in the Ancient Near East. Every type of Sumerian or Akkadian text dealing with descriptive or mathematical astronomy, including many individual tablets are thoroughly dealt with.

Writing up Quantitative Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 20, 2016
Writing up Quantitative Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Marianne Fallon, "Writing up Quantitative Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences"
2016 | ISBN-10: 9463006079 | 182 pages | PDF | 6 MB