By M. Icks,E. Shiraev
By Robert B. McCormick
By David Ricci
By Pat McGeehan
Included is a clean examine old Rome's maximum senator, Cato the Younger--a riveting biography that historical past fanatics will get pleasure from. The crisp clarification of Stoicism also will pique the curiosity of readers who get pleasure from early Greek and Roman inspiration. even if the writer proposes a recipe to reform the baby-kisser, a person dealing with own struggles can enjoy the ideas defined during this book.
By Neil Thompson
Neil Thompson adopts an existentialist outlook to teach human-centred technique is essential to potent management. serious of different ways to actual management, he demonstrates the influence of utilizing existential authenticity to empower the workforce.
Divided into 3 elements it explores the issues with present management idea and perform; unravels existentialist philosophy and its contribution to an real method of management; and applies actual management to perform via linking key abilities to diverse challenge scenarios.
Though grounded in complicated principles, Thompson's paintings effectively interprets those right into a management philosophy that's awarded with readability, accessibility and useful program. it's a e-book for somebody training, or education to education, in a box that calls for robust management talents, together with enterprise and administration, social paintings; formative years paintings; nursing and future health care; activity and past.
By Giuseppe Salvaggiulo
Ha teorizzato il primato della politica e l’ha ridotta a puro tatticismo; voleva sbaragliare Berlusconi e lo ha fatto arricchire; idolatrava il partito e lo ha distrutto; ha partorito l’Ulivo e l’ha ammazzato in culla (“Prodi non capisce un cazzo di politica”); si proclama erede di Berlinguer ma si circonda di affaristi, coltivando passioni non certo popolari (le scarpe fatte a mano, Sankt Moritz, l. a. barca a vela, gli chef stellati, gli abiti firmati).
Ecco l. a. storia di un uomo che spiega perché oggi los angeles sinistra scambia los angeles richiesta di politica consistent with antipolitica, ritrovandosi senza più una storia e senza una nuova identità.
By Professor Robert Elgie,Professor Elgie Robert,Sophia Moestrup,Professor Wu Yu-Shan
By Sally Cummings
In early 2005 neighborhood protests in Kyrgyzstan quickly grew to become nationwide ones as protesters seized regulate of the country’s capital, Bishkek. The country’s president for fifteen years, Askar Akaev, fled the rustic and after an evening of intensive looting, a brand new president, Kurmanbek Bakiev, got here to strength. The occasions speedy earned the epithet ‘Tulip Revolution’ and have been interpreted because the 3rd of the color revolutions within the post-Soviet house, following Ukraine and Georgia. yet did the occasions in Kyrgyzstan quantity to a ‘revolution’? How a lot switch and with what educational and coverage implications? This cutting edge, designated examine of those occasions brings jointly a brand new new release of Kyrgyz students including tested foreign observers to evaluate what occurred in Kyrgyzstan and after, and the broader implications.
This ebook used to be released as a distinct factor of Central Asian Survey.
By Lindie Koorts
Om Malan as mens te verstaan, is om te verstaan hoe die Afrikaners hulself uit die as van die Anglo-Boereoorlog in 'n nasie omskep het. Toe hy op sy sterwensbed gevra is wat vir hom die belangrikste van sy loopbaan used to be, het hy gesê: "dat ek my volk kon dien; dat ek my volk bymekaar kon bring". Sy verhaal is die verhaal van die mense wat hom tot hul leier verkies het.
Die Malan-bewind het egter ook die apartheidsera ingelui. Hoe kyk ons dan vandag na Malan? Hierdie skets van 'n guy en sy tyd - die eerste van 'n Nasionale celebration eerste minister ná 1994 - probeer ook dié vraag te beantwoord.
By Robert Y.,Martha Joynt
These essays—including a brand new contribution through Neustadt himself—forge an exceptional reexamination of Neustadt's Presidential strength that deal with questions raised yet no longer resolved by means of his paintings. A remarkable point of this volume's research is the remodeled establishment of the presidency within the wake of the impeachment hearings of the country's final twentieth-century president, invoice Clinton. From the portrayal of presidents as persuaders to the politics of presidential transitions, all the constituent essays during this quantity presents an attractive examine the kingdom of the yank presidency.