Modernity, Welfare

Liberalism and the Welfare State: Economists and Arguments for the Welfare State  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 16, 2017
Liberalism and the Welfare State: Economists and Arguments for the Welfare State

Liberalism and the Welfare State: Economists and Arguments for the Welfare State by Roger E. Backhouse, Bradley W. Bateman, Tamotsu Nishizawa, Dieter Plehwe
2017 | ISBN: 019067668X | English | 264 pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Reinvention of Politics: Rethinking Modernity in the Global Social Order  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 28, 2017
The Reinvention of Politics: Rethinking Modernity in the Global Social Order

The Reinvention of Politics: Rethinking Modernity in the Global Social Order by Ulrich Beck
1997 | ISBN: 0745613667, 0745617581 | English | 206 pages | EPUB | 0.4 MB

Nordic Paths to Modernity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 23, 2017
Nordic Paths to Modernity

Nordic Paths to Modernity by Jóhann Páll Árnason, Björn Wittrock
2012 | ISBN: 085745269X, 178238684X | English | 296 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Interpreting Welfare and Relief in the Middle East (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at Jan. 20, 2015
Interpreting Welfare and Relief in the Middle East (repost)

Nefissa Naguib, Inger Marie Okkenhaug "Interpreting Welfare and Relief in the Middle East (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia)"
Brill Academic Publishers | 2007-12-15 | ISBN: 9004164367 | 239 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Post-Soviet Social: Neoliberalism, Social Modernity, Biopolitics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 26, 2014
Post-Soviet Social: Neoliberalism, Social Modernity, Biopolitics

Stephen J. Collier, "Post-Soviet Social: Neoliberalism, Social Modernity, Biopolitics"
English | ISBN: 0691148317, 0691148309 | 2011 | 320 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Modernity and Continuity: Architecture in the Islamic World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by wall.enable at Jan. 6, 2011
Modernity and Continuity: Architecture in the Islamic World

Modernity and Continuity: Architecture in the Islamic World
Thames & Hudson | 2001 | ISBN: 0500341850 | English | 166 Pages | 110MB | PDF

Of all the major architectural prizes, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture is perhaps the only one that, in addition to celebrating the finest fruit that embellishes the tree of Architecture» encourages the roots that nurture the plant. These dual concerns place the Award in a truly unique position; for in order to make its selections, the Award must of necessity be concerned not only with product but also with process and the issues that generate that process. Thus, since its inception almost twenty-five years ago, the Aga Khan Award has been an extraordinarily inventive and courageous enterprise, seeking always to understand the fundamental issues of the societies it addresses and to identify those subtle but pivotal watersheds that shift our perspective and open up a world of new possibilities.

Music hall & modernity: the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture.  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by []mobi1980 at July 19, 2009
Music hall & modernity: the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture.

Barry J. Faulk, "Music hall & modernity: the late-Victorian discovery of popular culture".
Publisher: Ohio University Press | ISBN: 0821415859 | 2004 edition | PDF | 256 Pages | 2.12 MB

The Late-Victorian Discovery Of The Music Hall by English intellectuals marks a crucial moment in the history of popular culture. Music Hall and Modernity demonstrates how such pioneering cultural critics as Arthur Symons and Elizabeth Robins Pennell used the music hall to secure and promote their professional identity as guardians of taste and national welfare. These social arbiters were, at the same time, devotees of the spontaneous culture of "the people." In examining fiction from Walter Besant, Hall Caine, and Henry Nevinson, performance criticism from William Archer and Max Beerbohm…
Interpreting Welfare and Relief in the Middle East (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia)

Nefissa Naguib, Inger Marie Okkenhaug "Interpreting Welfare and Relief in the Middle East (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia)"
Brill Academic Publishers | 2007-12-15 | ISBN: 9004164367 | 239 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB
The Marketization of Employment Services: The Dilemmas of Europe's Work-first Welfare State

The Marketization of Employment Services: The Dilemmas of Europe's Work-first Welfare State by Ian Greer, N. Karen Breidahl, Matthias Knuth, Flemming Larsen
2017 | ISBN: 0198785445 | English | 192 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Driving Modernity: Technology, Experts, Politics, and Fascist Motorways, 1922-1943 (Explorations in Mobility)

Driving Modernity: Technology, Experts, Politics, and Fascist Motorways, 1922-1943 (Explorations in Mobility) by Massimo Moraglio
English | Mar. 30, 2017 | ISBN: 1785334492 | 210 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

On March 26th, 1923, in a formal ceremony, construction of the Milan–Alpine Lakes autostrada officially began, the preliminary step toward what would become the first European motorway. That Benito Mussolini himself participated in the festivities indicates just how important the project was to Italian Fascism.