By Sarah Miller Beebe,Randolph H. Pherson,Sarah M. Beebe
In their Second Edition of Cases in Intelligence research: based Analytic concepts in Action, accomplished teachers and intelligence practitioners Sarah Miller Beebe and Randolph H. Pherson provide powerful, class-tested circumstances reports of occasions in international intelligence, counterintelligence, terrorism, fatherland safety, legislation enforcement, and decision-making aid. Designed to provide analysts-in-training a chance to use established analytic concepts and take on real-life difficulties, every one turnkey case can provide an enthralling narrative, dialogue questions, urged readings, and a sequence of enticing analytic exercises.
By Darrell B. Lockhart
Many readers are blind to the huge universe of Latin American technological know-how fiction, which has its roots within the 18th century and has flourished to the current day. simply because technology fiction is a part of Latin American pop culture, it displays cultural and social issues and reviews on modern society. whereas there's a turning out to be physique of feedback on Latin American technological know-how fiction, such a lot experiences deal with just a unmarried writer or paintings. This reference deals a wide evaluate of Latin American technology fiction. integrated are alphabetically prepared entries on 70 Latin American technology fiction writers.
While a few of these are canonical figures, others were principally missed. on the grounds that a lot of technological know-how fiction has been written through girls, many ladies writers are profiled. every one access is ready by means of knowledgeable contributor and encompasses a brief biography, a dialogue of the writer's works, and first and secondary bibliographies. the quantity closes with a common bibliography of anthologies and criticism.
By Nevin Cohen,Dirk Philipsen
By George A. Barnett
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This two-volume encyclopedia offers an intensive creation to the wide-ranging, fast-developing box of social networking, a much-needed source at a time while new social networks or "communities" appear to spring up on the web on a daily basis. Social networks, or groupings of people tied through a number of particular forms of pursuits or interdependencies starting from likes and dislikes, or illness transmission to the "old boy" community or overlapping circles of pals, were in life for longer than prone equivalent to fb or YouTube; research of those networks emphasizes the relationships in the community . This reference source deals complete insurance of the idea and learn in the social sciences that has sprung from the research of such groupings, with accompanying definitions, measures, and research.
Featuring nearly 350 signed entries, in addition to nearly forty media clips, organized alphabetically and providing cross-references and proposals for additional readings, this encyclopedia opens with a thematic Reader's consultant within the entrance that teams similar entries through themes. A Chronology bargains the reader ancient standpoint at the research of social networks. This two-volume reference paintings is a must have source for libraries serving researchers attracted to a number of the fields with regards to social networks.
By Arri Eisen,Gary Laderman
By Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen,Kurt Ranke,Rolf Wilhelm Brednich
Dieses umfassende Nachschlagewerk bündelt die Ergebnisse von quick zwei Jahrhunderten internationaler Forschung im Bereich volkstümlicher Erzähltradition. Die Autoren vergleichen die reichen Sammelbestände mündlich und schriftlich überlieferter Erzählungen aus den verschiedensten Ethnien und zeigen die sozialen, historischen, geistigen und religiösen Hintergründe auf.
By James Ciment,John Radzilowski
Every significant immigrant workforce and each period in U.S. background are totally documented and tested via unique research of social, felony, political, financial, and demographic components. Hot-topic matters and controversies - from Amnesty to the U.S.-Mexican Border - are coated in-depth. Archival and modern pictures and illustrations extra remove darkness from the data supplied. And dozens of charts and tables supply important facts and comparative info, either ancient and present. a different characteristic of this version is the inclusion of greater than eighty full-text fundamental files from 1787 to 2013 - legislation and treaties, referenda, very best lawsuits, old articles, and letters.
By Martin Griffiths
The examine of diplomacy has replaced speedily lately. to begin with due to significant political and financial change – the tip of the chilly conflict and the autumn of communism, the resurgence of nationalism, terrorism and types of fundamentalism, globalization – and secondly, associated with those advancements, as a result power of the self-discipline, with ongoing debates at the primary paradigms for the knowledge of diplomacy and the emergence of the views of feminism, postmodernism, constructivism and important theory.
The Routledge Encyclopedia of diplomacy and worldwide Politics offers a special reference resource for college students and lecturers protecting all facets of world diplomacy and the modern self-discipline throughout IR's significant topic divisions of international relations, army affairs, overseas political economic system, and thought. Written by way of a exclusive team of overseas students, the Encyclopedia is principally produced from monstrous entries of greater than 1,000 phrases, with fifty significant entries of 5,000 phrases on middle modern themes. every one access is absolutely cross-referenced and through an inventory of complementary entries and a quick bibliography for additional analyzing. the total is comprehensively indexed.
There is not any different source of its sort and the Encyclopedia of diplomacy and international Politics can be a very priceless addition to all libraries helping instructing and learn within the social sciences.
By Stephen E Atkins
This paintings deals a sweeping number of A–Z entries and first resource records that provides a radical exam of all of the contributors, teams, and occasions surrounding the September 11 terrorist attacks.
• comprises three introductory essays, greater than a hundred and seventy entries, 60 photos, and 10 charts
• A records quantity of greater than fifty five key fundamental resource records, together with new ones additional for the second one edition
• an in depth chronology of key occasions surrounding the 11th of September terrorist attacks
• An annotated bibliography directory the main authoritative works approximately 9/11