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Adolescents, Rapid Social Change, and the Law

The Transforming Nature of Protection

by Roger J.R. Levesque

<p>This book reviews broad social changes affecting youth development and the inconsistency of the legal system in updating its approach to adolescents’ rights. Legal experts examine current adolescent protections and offer research-based ...

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Adoption in India

Policies and Experiences

by Vinita Bhargava

<p>This book researches child adoption in India and challenges prevalent theories of adoption. It is the only book of its kind to lend a voice to adopted children and shares the narratives of many families in their experiences of adoption. It ...

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Adoption Matters

Teacher Educators Share Their Stories and Strategies for Adoption-Inclusive Curriculum and Pedagogy

by Robin K. Fox

<p><em>Adoption Matters: Teacher Educators Share Their Stories and Strategies for Adoption-Inclusive Curriculum and Pedagogy</em> explores the experiences of educators inside and outside of the classroom with students who are adopted. According ...

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Adult Education and Work Contexts: International Perspectives and Challenges

Comparative Perspectives from the 2017 Wuerzburg Winter School

by Regina Egetenmeyer & Monica Fedeli

<p>Adult education has deep connections with employment contexts. This volume discusses interrelations within transnational contexts studied during the Würzburg Winter School on Comparative Studies in Adult Education and Lifelong Learning ...

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Adultery and the Female Star

by Edward Gallafent

<p>This book provides an in-depth study of Bette Davis, Joan Fontaine, Kim Novak and Meryl Streep, and the treatment of adultery in their films. It avoids the near-impossible challenge of writing about the sheer volume of adultery in film by ...

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Advanced Magnetohydrodynamics

With Applications to Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas

by J. P. Goedbloed, Rony Keppens & Stefaan Poedts

<p>Following on from the companion volume Principles of Magnetohydrodynamics, this textbook analyzes the applications of plasma physics to thermonuclear fusion and plasma astrophysics from the single viewpoint of MHD. This approach turns out to ...

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Advances in Child Abuse Prevention Knowledge

The Perspective of New Leadership

by Deborah Daro, Anne Cohn Donnelly, Lee Ann Huang & others

<p>This book addresses new avenues in child abuse prevention research that will expand our capacity to protect children. These new avenues result from the emergence of new research methods made possible through technologic advances, an ...

ISBN: 9783319163277

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Advances in Child Neuropsychology

by Michael G. Tramontana & Stephen R. Hooper

<p>In this, the third volume of Advances in Child Neuropsychology, the editors have once again enlisted a broad range of contributors, each of whom has written a chapter that brings us to the current level of knowl­ edge in their respective ...

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Advances in Culture Theory from Psychological Anthropology

by Naomi Quinn

<p>This edited volume provides a long-overdue synthesis of the current directions in culture theory and represents some of the very best in ongoing research. Here, culture theory is rendered as a jigsaw puzzle: the book identifies where current ...

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Advances in Ergonomic Design of Systems, Products and Processes

Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of GfA 2015

by Barbara Deml, Patricia Stock, Ralph Bruder & others

<p>These proceedings summarize the best papers in each research area represented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the German Gesellschaft für Arbeitswissenschaft, held at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) from February 26-28. The meeting ...

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Advances in Ergonomic Design of Systems, Products and Processes

Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of GfA 2016

by Christopher Marc Schlick, Sönke Duckwitz, Frank Flemisch & others

<p>These proceedings summarize the best papers in each research field represented at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (GfA) in the German-speaking area, held at Institute of Industrial Engineering and ...

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Advances in Human Factors in Sports and Outdoor Recreation

Proceedings of the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Human Factors in Sports and Outdoor Recreation, July 27-31, 2016, Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA

by Paul Salmon & Anne-Claire Macquet

<p>This book describes cutting-edge applications of human factors for sport and outdoor recreation disciplines and provides practical guidance on a range of methods for describing, representing, and evaluating human, team, and system performance

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Advances in Sequence Analysis: Theory, Method, Applications

by Philippe Blanchard, Felix Bühlmann & Jacques-Antoine Gauthier

<p>This book gives a general view of sequence analysis, the statistical study of successions of states or events. It includes innovative contributions on life course studies, transitions into and out of employment, contemporaneous and historical

ISBN: 9783319049694

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Advances in Social & Occupational Ergonomics

Proceedings of the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Social and Occupational Ergonomics, July 27-31, 2016, Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA

by Richard H.M. Goossens

<p>This book reports on cutting-edge research related to social and occupational factors. It presents innovative contributions to the optimization of sociotechnical management systems, which consider organizational, policy, and logistical ...

ISBN: 9783319416885

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Advances in Statistical Models for Data Analysis

by Isabella Morlini, Tommaso Minerva & Maurizio Vichi

<p>This edited volume focuses on recent research results in classification, multivariate statistics and machine learning and highlights advances in statistical models for data analysis. The volume provides both methodological developments and ...

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Advances in the Visual Analysis of Social Movements

by Nicole Doerr, Alice Mattoni & Simon Teune

<p>This special issue is a key text in the current study of social movements. It introduces new analytical concepts for understanding visuals in social movements and examines case studies from across the globe; such as analysis of the symbols ...

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Advancing Ethnography in Corporate Environments

Challenges and Emerging Opportunities

by Brigitte Jordan

<p>In this innovative volume, twelve leading scholars from corporate research labs and independent consultancies tackle the most fundamental and contentious issues in corporate ethnography. Organized in pairs of chapters in which two experts ...

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Advancing Refugee Protection in South Africa

by Handmaker, Jeff

<p> Divided into three thematic parts to guide the reader, this important volume documents the development and implementation of refugee policy in South Africa over a 10-year period from 1996 until 2006. In doing so, it addresses issues of ...

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Advancing the Ball

Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFL

by N. Jeremi Duru

<p>Following the NFL's desegregation in 1946, opportunities became increasingly plentiful for African American players--but not African American coaches. Although Major League Baseball and the NBA made progress in this regard over the years, the

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Advancing Workplace Mediation Through Integration of Theory and Practice

by Katalien Bollen, Martin Euwema & Lourdes Munduate

<p>This book compares the unique features of workplace mediation to other contexts of mediation, as well as the specific competences each situation requires of the mediator. It covers many important issues related to workplace mediation and ...

ISBN: 9783319428420

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