By M. Okome
By M. Okome
By Johannes Leitner,Hannes Meissner
In the OECD-area states supply protection company to be performed via a legal-institutional framework the place kingdom associations, operating in a legal-rational, predictable and potent demeanour, are frequently taken with no consideration. around the globe, but the state of affairs is particularly varied. inner most actors grab public associations and techniques amassing ever extra strength and personal wealth through systematically abusing, side-stepping, ignoring and tailoring formal associations to slot their pursuits. Such sorts of ‘state trap’ are linked to particular political dangers overseas companies are faced with whilst working in those international locations, akin to institutional ambiguity, systematic favouritism and systemic corruption.
This edited quantity covers kingdom trap, political hazards and foreign enterprise from the views of Political technological know-how and foreign enterprise reviews. Uniting theoretical ways and empirical insights, it examines Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova, Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey. every one bankruptcy bargains with state particular kinds of kingdom catch and the linked political hazards bridging the distance among political research and company comparable affects.
By Angelo Alessandro Mazzotti
This is the one e-book devoted to the Geometry of Polycentric Ovals. It comprises challenge fixing structures and mathematical formulation. For someone drawn to drawing or spotting an oval, this ebook provides all of the useful development and calculation instruments. greater than 30 uncomplicated building difficulties are solved, with references to Geogebra animation movies, plus the answer to the body challenge and strategies to the Stadium Problem.
A bankruptcy (co-written with Margherita Caputo) is devoted to fully new hypotheses at the undertaking of Borromini’s oval dome of the church of San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane in Rome. one other one offers the case examine of the Colosseum for instance of ovals with 8 centres.
The publication is exclusive and new in its variety: unique contributions upload as much as approximately 60% of the complete publication, the remainder being taken from released literature (and generally from different paintings by way of an identical author).
The basic viewers is: architects, picture designers, commercial designers, structure historians, civil engineers; additionally, the systematic approach within which the publication is organised can make it a better half to a textbook on descriptive geometry or on CAD.
By Simon Robertson
By Robert E DiClerico
By Sue Campbell
By Carolyn Merchant
Autonomous Nature investigates the historical past of nature as an energetic, usually unruly strength in stress with nature as a rational, logical order from precedent days to the clinical Revolution of the 17th century. besides next advances in mechanics, hydrodynamics, thermodynamics, and electromagnetism, nature got here to be perceived as an orderly, rational, actual global that may be engineered, managed, and controlled. Autonomous Nature specializes in the heritage of unpredictability, why it was once an issue for the traditional international in the course of the clinical Revolution, and why it's a challenge for this day. The paintings is decided within the context of vignettes approximately unpredictable occasions similar to the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, the Bubonic Plague, the Lisbon Earthquake, and efforts to appreciate and are expecting the elements and typical failures. This ebook is a perfect textual content for classes at the setting, environmental heritage, historical past of technology, or the philosophy of science.
By Ian Geddes,Calum Campbell
The in simple terms textbook to pay attention to the 3 most well liked techniques in Unit three of the CfE better Geography direction, absolutely recommended via SQA.
This publication is an entire advisor to the preferred recommendations within the international matters Unit of the better Geography direction, which debts for 30% of the marks within the exterior exam.
- Blends theoretical content material and strategies with specified information on sensible aspects
- deals geographical views on environmental and social concerns and their significance
- Encourages scholars to have interaction with their setting and strengthen an curiosity in, knowing of, and crisis for the surroundings and sustainable development
- presents examination kind questions in each bankruptcy and new, modern case experiences and exemplars
for a clean and inspirational exam of famous geographical themes
The 3 subject matters lined are River Basin Management, Development and Health and Global weather Change.
A spouse quantity, Higher Geography for CfE: actual and Human Environments, offers fabric for devices 1 and a couple of of the course.
By Gerard Brugnot
By Elijah Millgram