A Changing World

Cultural Tourism in a Changing World: Politics, Participation and (Re)presentation

Cultural Tourism in a Changing World: Politics, Participation and (Re)presentation (Tourism and Cultural Change) by Melanie Kay Smith
English | Sep. 12, 2006 | ISBN: 1845410440 | 316 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

At the interface between culture and tourism lies a series of deep and challenging issues relating to how we deal with issues of political engagement, social justice, economic change, belonging, identity and meaning.

Architecture for A Changing World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by wall.enable at Jan. 6, 2011
Architecture for A Changing World

Architecture for A Changing World
Academy Editions | 1992 | ISBN: 1854901737 | English | 214 Pages | 102MB | PDF

It was the novel vision of His Highness the Aga Klian to contribute to the quality of the built environment by recognizing the achievements of the institutions and individuals whose efforts deserved to be encouraged and brought to the attention of a wider public as possible solutions to the continuing deterioration of the built environment. An important decision was to situate this endeavour within the realm of the architectural profession. Thus began a reciprocal and symbiotic relationship between the architectural profession in the Muslim World and the Award for Architecture, which has been continuously enriched since 1977.

Transcultural Identity Constructions in a Changing World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 21, 2017
Transcultural Identity Constructions in a Changing World

Transcultural Identity Constructions in a Changing World by Irene Gilsenan Nordin, Chatarina Edfeldt, Lung-Lung Hu, Herbert Jonsson, André Leblanc
English | 2015 | ISBN: 3631660618 | 331 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

This volume takes a broad outlook on the concept of transculturality. Contributions from 19 authors and specialists, of almost as many diverse origins, grapple with this concept, each in their own way.
Ecological Challenges and Conservation Conundrums: Essays and Reflections for a Changing World

John A. Wiens, "Ecological Challenges and Conservation Conundrums: Essays and Reflections for a Changing World"
English | ISBN: 111889510X | 2016 | 344 pages | PDF | 7 MB

Al Jazeera English: Global News in a Changing World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at April 25, 2017
Al Jazeera English: Global News in a Changing World

P. Seib, "Al Jazeera English: Global News in a Changing World"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0230340210, 0230340202 | 204 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Rising China in a Changing World: Power Transitions and Global Leadership  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 21, 2017
Rising China in a Changing World: Power Transitions and Global Leadership

Rising China in a Changing World: Power Transitions and Global Leadership by Jin Kai
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9789811008269, 9811008264, B01MRO2YAP | 192 Pages | PDF | 1.97 MB
Job Demands in a Changing World of Work: Impact on Workers' Health and Performance and Implications for Research and Practice

Job Demands in a Changing World of Work: Impact on Workers' Health and Performance and Implications for Research and Practice
English | PDF | 2017 | 170 Pages | ISBN : 3319546775 | 3.06 MB

This book examines the new ways of working and their impact on employees’ well-being and performance. It concentrates on job demands and flexible work emanating from current economic and organizational change, and assesses impact on workers’ health and performance.

Advancing Geoinformation Science for a Changing World (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 26, 2017
Advancing Geoinformation Science for a Changing World (repost)

Advancing Geoinformation Science for a Changing World by Stan Geertman, Wolfgang Reinhardt, Fred Toppen
English | 2011 | ISBN: 3642197884 | 530 pages | PDF | 25,8 MB

Resilient by Design: Creating Businesses That Adapt and Flourish in a Changing World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at March 25, 2017
Resilient by Design: Creating Businesses That Adapt and Flourish in a Changing World

Resilient by Design: Creating Businesses That Adapt and Flourish in a Changing World By Joseph Fiksel
English | PDF | 2015 | 260 Pages | ISBN : 1610915879 | 5.47 MB

This book explains how to connect the health and viability of important external systems—stakeholders, communities, infrastructure, supply chains, and natural resources—to create innovative, dynamic organizations that will find a way to survive and prosper.

Hunter-gatherers in a Changing World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 18, 2017
Hunter-gatherers in a Changing World

Hunter-gatherers in a Changing World By Victoria Reyes-García, Aili Pyhälä
English | PDF | 2017 | 282 Pages | ISBN : 3319422693 | 4.60 MB

This book compiles a collection of case studies analysing drivers of and responses to change amongst contemporary hunter-gatherers. Contemporary hunter-gatherers’ livelihoods are examined from perspectives ranging from historical legacy to environmental change, and from changes in national economic, political and legal systems to more broad-scale and universal notions of globalization and acculturation.