Communication in a Civil Society

The glass consumer: Life in a surveillance society (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 11, 2017
The glass consumer: Life in a surveillance society (repost)

The glass consumer: Life in a surveillance society by Susanne Lace
English | 2005-06-14 | 259 Pages | ISBN: 1861347359 | PDF | 1,4 MB

The End of Welfare: Fighting Poverty in the Civil Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at July 4, 2017
The End of Welfare: Fighting Poverty in the Civil Society

The End of Welfare: Fighting Poverty in the Civil Society by Michael Tanner
English | Oct. 15, 1996 | ISBN: 1882577388 | 240 Pages | PDF | 28 MB

Provides a compelling case that the current system cannot be reformed and should be abolished.
Just a few minutes' drive from the White House and Capitol Hill, where welfare policies are made, lie the slums of Washington, D.C., where those policies are carried out. The policies launched by successive presidents and Congresses have had the best of intentions. Yet in the streets of Anacostia, the failure of the welfare state is starkly visible.

Just Financial Markets?: Finance in a Just Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at June 26, 2017
Just Financial Markets?: Finance in a Just Society

Lisa Herzog, "Just Financial Markets?: Finance in a Just Society"
2017 | ISBN-10: 019875566X | 344 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Young Citizens and Political Participation in a Digital Society: Addressing the Democratic Disconnect

Young Citizens and Political Participation in a Digital Society: Addressing the Democratic Disconnect (Studies in Childhood and Youth) by P. Collin
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137348828, 1349467731 | 196 pages | PDF | 1 MB
From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond: The Quest for Identity and Autonomy in a Digital Society

From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond: The Quest for Identity and Autonomy in a Digital Society by John H. Clippinger
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1937146588 | 226 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

What can we learn from Bitcoin and Burning Man about re-inventing money and designing better forms of self-governance? From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond explores a new generation of digital technologies that are re-imagining the very foundations of identity, governance, trust and social organization. The fifteen essays of this book stake out the foundations of a new future - a future of open Web standards and data commons, a society of decentralized autonomous organizations, a world of trustworthy digital currencies and self-organized and expressive communities like Burning Man.
Navigating New Media Networks : Understanding and Managing Communication Challenges in a Networked Society

Navigating New Media Networks : Understanding and
Managing Communication Challenges in a Networked Society

by Bree McEwan
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0739186205 | 208 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Navigating New Media Networks examines the changes introduced into society through the increasing use of communication technology.

We Need Two Worlds: Chinese Immigrant Associations in a Western Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 3, 2017
We Need Two Worlds: Chinese Immigrant Associations in a Western Society

We Need Two Worlds: Chinese Immigrant Associations in a Western Society: A Study of the Chinese Associations in the Netherlands by Li Minghuan
English | 9 Feb. 2014 | ISBN: 9053564020 | 302 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

A highly informative report on Chinese immigrants in the Netherlands, We Need Two Worlds is a clear and well-structured dissertation which presents a considerable amount of new material to existing knowledge of Chinese associations and their role in the Netherlands

The Economics of Schooling in a Divided Society: The Case for Shared Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 3, 2017
The Economics of Schooling in a Divided Society: The Case for Shared Education

The Economics of Schooling in a Divided Society: The Case for Shared Education by V. Borooah and C. Knox
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137461861, 1349498971 | 190 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Ageing in a Consumer Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at May 2, 2017
Ageing in a Consumer Society

Ageing in a Consumer Society: From Passive to Active Consumption in Britain (Ageing and the Lifecourse Series) by Chris Gilleard
English | Sep. 1, 2008 | ISBN: 1861348827, 1861348835 | 161 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Targeted as the 'grey consumer', people retiring now participated in the creation of the post-war consumer culture. These consumers have grown older but have not stopped consuming.
Fertility Control in a Risk Society: Analysing Contraception Choice of Urban Elites in India

Fertility Control in a Risk Society: Analysing Contraception Choice of Urban Elites in India by Zakir Husain
English | 2016 | ISBN: 8132236831, 9788132236832 | 132 Pages | PDF | 2.42 MB