Changing Inequalities And Societal Impacts in Rich Countries

Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries: Thirty Countries' Experiences

Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries: Thirty Countries' Experiences by Brian Nolan and Wiemer Salverda
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199687420 | 784 pages | PDF | 4,4 MB

Changing Inequalities in Rich Countries: Analytical and Comparative Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 11, 2015
Changing Inequalities in Rich Countries: Analytical and Comparative Perspectives

Wiemer Salverda and Brian Nolan, "Changing Inequalities in Rich Countries: Analytical and Comparative Perspectives"
2014 | ISBN-10: 0199687439 | 432 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Natural Disasters and Individual Behaviour in Developing Countries: Risk, Trust and the Demand for Microinsurance

Oliver Fiala, "Natural Disasters and Individual Behaviour in Developing Countries: Risk, Trust and the Demand for Microinsurance"
English | ISBN: 3319539035 | 2017 | 195 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Recent Hurricane Research - Climate, Dynamics, and Societal Impacts by Anthony R. Lupo  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Jan. 24, 2017
Recent Hurricane Research - Climate, Dynamics, and Societal Impacts by Anthony R. Lupo

Recent Hurricane Research - Climate, Dynamics, and Societal Impacts by Anthony R. Lupo
English | March, 2011 | ISBN 13: 9789533072388 | 630 Pages | PDF | 62 MB

This book represents recent research on tropical cyclones and their impact, and a wide range of topics are covered. An updated global climatology is presented, including the global occurrence of tropical cyclones and the terrestrial factors that may contribute to the variability and long-term trends in their occurrence.
"Atmospheric Hazards: Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Societal Impacts" ed. by Jill S. M. Coleman

"Atmospheric Hazards: Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Societal Impacts" ed. by Jill S. M. Coleman
ITexLi | 2016 | ISBN: 9535125168 953512515X 9789535125150 9789535125167 | 140 pages | PDF | 53 MB

This book explores atmospheric-based hazards through focused investigations ranging from a local to global perspective, and includes discussions on modeling aspects for investigating hazards (pollution, regional climate models) and the forecasting and structure of high wind events (derechos), whereas others delve into hazard communication, preparedness, and social vulnerability issues (tornadoes, hurricanes, and lightning).

Cancer Research and Clinical Trials in Developing Countries: A Practical Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 24, 2016
Cancer Research and Clinical Trials in Developing Countries: A Practical Guide

Cancer Research and Clinical Trials in Developing Countries: A Practical Guide
Springer | Oncology | December 17 2015 | ISBN-10: 3319184423 | 218 pages | pdf | 4.03 mb

Editors: Stefan, Daniela Cristina (Ed.)
‚ÄčDescribes the principles around which cancer research and clinical trials can be developed
Provides valuable practical information for researchers in resource-rich countries who contemplate cooperating with scientists from limited-resource countries in performing research
Describes the particularities of planning and implementing cancer research in developing countries
Written and edited by leaders in the field who work in these developing countries
Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course [Repost]

Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course by Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg
Oxford University Press; 1 edition | November 19, 2009 | English | ISBN: 0195314301 | 352 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The first book to study women's poverty over the life course, this wide-ranging collection focuses on the economic condition of single mothers and single elderly women-while also considering partnered women and immigrants-in eight wealthy but diverse countries: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by avava at June 2, 2011
Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course

Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg, "Poor Women in Rich Countries: The Feminization of Poverty Over the Life Course"
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA | ISBN 10: 0195314301 | 2009 | PDF | 352 pages | 2 MB
Handbook of Weather, Climate and Water: Atmospheric Chemistry, Hydrology and Societal Impacts

Handbook of Weather, Climate and Water: Atmospheric Chemistry, Hydrology and Societal Impacts
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience | pages: 1000 | 2002 | ISBN: 0471214892 | PDF | 54 mb

The Handbook of Weather, Climate, and Water: Atmospheric Chemistry, Hydrology, and Societal Impacts is the first of two stand-alone volumes that will be landmarks in the meteorological literature for many years to come. Each volume encompasses both fundamental topics and critical issues that have recently surfaced in studies of the hydrosphere and atmosphere. Renowned experts have contributed to every part of this handbook. Each overview chapter is followed by topic-specific chapters written by specialists who present comprehensive discussions at a greater level of detail and complexity.
Arming the South: The Economics of Military Expenditure, Arms Production and Arms Trade in Developing Countries

Arming the South: The Economics of Military Expenditure, Arms Production and Arms Trade in Developing Countries by J. Brauer
English | Sep. 6, 2002 | ISBN: 0333754409 | 447 Pages | PDF | 23 MB

After marked reductions in military spending in the 1990s military budgets around the world are on the increase. In this book, renowned authorities re-examine the economics of military expenditure, arms production and arms trade in developing nations.