Knowledge And Human Interest

Nature, Knowledge and Negation (Current Perspectives in Social Theory, Volume 26)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ncreate95 at June 19, 2010
Nature, Knowledge and Negation (Current Perspectives in Social Theory, Volume 26)

Nature, Knowledge and Negation (Current Perspectives in Social Theory, Volume 26)
Emerald Group Publishing Limited | 2009 | ISBN: 1849506051 | 320 pages | PDF | 1.6MB

The first emphasis of the volume is on developments in the social theory of environmental issues, the environment, and the environmental crisis. The second emphasis is on the increasingly questionable possibility of shared knowledge at a time of increasing fragmentation of common frameworks, distraction from key issues, and dilution of the idea of objectivity. The thematic emphasis on environmental challenges and issues, includes one contribution on climate change, the resource crunch, and the global growth Imperative, along with critical responses by other experts in this field, and two contributions on the development of planetarian accountancy, and the ubiquity of risk in consumer societies. Further contributions address issues relating to the dialectic of selfhood, the aftermath of postmodernism, limitations inherent to feminist perspectives, the project of public sociology, the fortieth anniversary of Jurgen Habermas' classic, Knowledge and Human Interests, and the need for critical theory to rely on social research.
Reconstructing Sustainability Science: Knowledge and action for a sustainable future (repost)

Reconstructing Sustainability Science: Knowledge and action for a sustainable future by Thaddeus R. Miller
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415632617, 0415632625 | 130 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB
The Testimonial Uncanny: Indigenous Storytelling, Knowledge, and Reparative Practices

Julia V. Emberley, "The Testimonial Uncanny: Indigenous Storytelling, Knowledge, and Reparative Practices"
English | ISBN: 1438453620, 1438453612 | 2015 | 354 pages | PDF | 7 MB

Knowledge and the Economy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Feb. 19, 2017
Knowledge and the Economy

Knowledge and the Economy (Knowledge and Space) by Peter Meusburger, Johannes Glückler, Martina el Meskioui
2013 | ISBN: 9400761309, 9400795424 | English | 288 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Emotions, the Social Bond, and Human Reality: Part/Whole Analysis (Studies in Emotion and Social Interaction)

Emotions, the Social Bond, and Human Reality: Part/Whole Analysis (Studies in Emotion and Social Interaction) by Thomas J. Scheff
English | 1997 | ISBN: 0521584914 | 262 Pages | PDF | 16.47 MB

An Introduction to Indian Philosophy: Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 16, 2017
An Introduction to Indian Philosophy: Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom

An Introduction to Indian Philosophy: Perspectives on Reality, Knowledge, and Freedom by Bina Gupta
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0415800021 | 360 Pages | EPUB | 2.62 MB
Human Rights, Human Dignity, and Cosmopolitan Ideals: Essays on Critical Theory and Human Rights

Human Rights, Human Dignity, and Cosmopolitan Ideals:
Essays on Critical Theory and Human Rights

by Matthias Lutz-Bachmann and Amos Nascimento
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1409442950 | 188 Pages | PDF | 0.99 MB

This book makes a significant contribution to the on-going international dialogue on the meaning of concepts such as human rights, humanity, and cosmopolitanism.
Disaster Culture: Knowledge and Uncertainty in the Wake of Human and Environmental Catastrophe

Disaster Culture: Knowledge and
Uncertainty in the Wake of Human and Environmental Catastrophe

by Gregory Button
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1598743899 | 312 Pages | PDF | 1.93 MB

In this major comparative study, Gregory Button draws on three decades of research on the most infamous human and environmental calamities to break new ground in our understanding of these moments of chaos.

The Tension Between Group Rights and Human Rights: A Multidisciplinary Approach  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Feb. 15, 2017
The Tension Between Group Rights and Human Rights: A Multidisciplinary Approach

Koen De Feyter, George Pavlakos - The Tension Between Group Rights and Human Rights: A Multidisciplinary Approach
Published: 2008-07-23 | ISBN: 1841138290 | PDF | 312 pages | 1.03 MB

"Hypoxia and Human Diseases" ed. by Jing Zheng and Chi Zhou  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Feb. 15, 2017
"Hypoxia and Human Diseases" ed. by Jing Zheng and Chi Zhou

"Hypoxia and Human Diseases" ed. by Jing Zheng and Chi Zhou
ITexLi | 2017 | ISBN: 9535128965 9535128957 9789535128953 9789535128960 | 454 pages | PDF | 32 MB

The objective of this book is to provide a comprehensive and updated overview of cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying hypoxia's impacts on human health, as well as current advances and future directions in the detection, recognition, and management of hypoxia-related disorders.