The Politics of Partnerships: A Critical Examination of by Maria May Seitanidi

By Maria May Seitanidi

The frequent partnering phenomenon within the US and the united kingdom spurred an important quantity of literature concentrating on its strategic use. The Politics of Partnerships diverges via reading if partnerships can bring advantages that reach past the organisational to the societal point because of the intentional mixed efforts of the partners.

The booklet deals lower than the chronological levels of formation, implementation, results a severe exam and proposes a holistic framework for the research of partnerships taking into consideration observations past any unmarried stage.

‘Finally! Seitanidi has given us a map to navigate the courageous new global of partnerships. Discussions of nonprofit-business partnerships have had an excessive amount of rhetoric and too little fact. Seitanidi abandons satisfied speak and digs into the reality. The extraordinary contribution of The Politics of Partnerships is the toolbox of innovations it supplies us for making feel of nonprofit-business partnerships’

Thomas Donaldson, Mark O. Winkelman Professor, Wharton college, collage of Pennsylvania

‘The Politics of Partnerships supplies us a much-needed truth fee highlighting the strengths and weaknesses of cross-sector collaborations in an international the place obstacles appear to be quick disappearing. It presents major new insights established in wealthy in-depth circumstances into what Seitanidi calls the ‘overt sensible conflict,’ or the explicit varieties of conflicts that companions in several sectors can run into. when you are drawn to collaborations, this e-book is a needs to read.’

Sandra Waddock, Galligan Chair of technique, Professor of administration, Boston College

‘Despite huge curiosity within the attainable function of partnerships in organizational options, empirical proof that considers the complexity of the formation, implementation and results is scarce. via in-depth research in comparative standpoint, this well timed booklet offers a lot nutrients for proposal suggesting cooperation can be observed by way of conflict.’

Prof.dr. Ans Kolk, collage of Amsterdam company School

‘Seitanidi's e-book is a worthy asset for the leaders of commercial and non-profits, revealing the complexities in partnerships and development a framework for the profitable implementation of collaborative versions - an relevant inside our more and more globalized world.’

Hans Ulrich Maerki, Senior Fellow of complex management, Harvard college (retired Chairman of IBM Europe heart East Africa)

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Critical Notes on Plato's Politeia (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca by S. R. Slings, Gerard Boter, Jan van Ophuijsen

By S. R. Slings, Gerard Boter, Jan van Ophuijsen

This quantity is meant to accompany the hot Oxford variation of Plato's Republic, released in 2003. it's in accordance with a sequence of ten articles in Mnemosyne, relationship from 1988 to 2003. It comprises discussions of textual difficulties of varied types. a lot consciousness is paid to Plato's use of debris, to the moods and tenses of the verb, and to pragmatics and magnificence. additionally, the transmission of the textual content gets considerable consciousness. The publication is extremely urged for clients of the hot version of the Republic, for these attracted to the transmission of the Platonic corpus and in Platonic Greek and for college students of linguistics in most cases.

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Dangerous Curves: Latina Bodies in the Media (Critical by Isabel Molina-Guzman

By Isabel Molina-Guzman

With pictures of Jennifer Lopez’s butt and the USA Ferrera’s smile saturating nationwide and international tradition, Latina our bodies became an ubiquitous presence. risky Curves strains the visibility of the Latina physique within the media and pop culture by means of studying a wide variety of well known media together with information, media gossip, video clips, tv information, and on-line viewers discussions.Isabel Molina-Guzm?n maps the ways that the Latina physique is gendered, sexualized, and racialized in the usa media utilizing a chain of interesting case reports. The booklet examines tabloid headlines approximately Jennifer Lopez’s indomitable sexuality, the contested authenticity of Salma Hayek’s portrayal of Frida Kahlo within the motion picture Frida, and the US Ferrera’s universally beautiful but racially sublimated grotesque Betty personality. risky Curves carves out a mediated terrain the place those racially ambiguous yet ethnically marked female our bodies promote every thing from high fashion to tabloids.Through a cautious exam of the cultural tensions embedded within the visibility of Latina our bodies in usa media tradition, Molina-Guzm?n paints a nuanced portrait of the media’s function in shaping public wisdom approximately Latina id and Latinidad, and the methods political and social forces form media representations.

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Practising Critical Reflection by Jan Fook, Fiona Gardner

By Jan Fook, Fiona Gardner

How can execs examine extra simply from their very own adventure? How can serious mirrored image be played in a established method? How can execs continue a severely reflective stance whilst contexts might be restrictive? serious mirrored image in specialist perform is well known throughout many various professions as a manner of making sure ongoing scrutiny and more advantageous perform talents. This obtainable instruction manual specializes in an outline and research of the theoretical enter in addition to the method fascinated about serious mirrored image. It additionally demonstrates a few talents, recommendations and instruments that can be used to training it. The cross-disciplinary method taken by means of the authors will attract a variety of scholars and execs and combines well with valuable dialogue of the advanced academic concerns which come up from the perform of severe mirrored image. An cutting edge site containing quite a few invaluable assets accompanies the ebook www.openup.co.uk/fook&gardner. assets comprise: Extracts from workshops, interviews and lectures extra articles and readings pattern fabric for workshop instruction through the ebook, the authors supply pertinent examples from their very own perform, pertaining to correct literature, offering annotated bibliographies, and noting the place extra source fabrics can be found to supply additional representation. training severe mirrored image is vital examining for quite a few scholars throughout social paintings, health and wellbeing sciences and nursing, in addition to healthiness care and social welfare execs.

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Emile Zola (Bloom's Modern Critical Views) by Harold Bloom (Editor)

By Harold Bloom (Editor)

Chief of the 19th-century naturalist stream in France, Zola's significant works contain Germinal and Nana, either a part of the Rougon-Macquert Cycle. This name, Emile Zola, a part of Chelsea condominium Publishers’ smooth severe perspectives sequence, examines the key works of Emile Zola via full-length serious essays via professional literary critics. furthermore, this identify incorporates a brief biography on Emile Zola, a chronology of the author’s existence, and an introductory essay written via Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the arts, Yale collage.

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Critical Theory for Library and Information Science: by Gloria J. Leckie, Lisa M. Given, John E. Buschman

By Gloria J. Leckie, Lisa M. Given, John E. Buschman

The sensible program of library and data technological know-how is predicated upon seventy five years of severe conception and inspiration. for that reason, it's crucial for college kids and college in LIS to be accustomed to the paintings of a variety of serious theorists. the purpose of serious idea for Library and data technology: Exploring the Social from around the Disciplines is to supply a finished creation to the severe theorists vital to the LIS viewers, and to offer insights into how such idea may be integrated into genuine LIS study and practice.This publication involves chapters on person serious theorists starting from Aglietta to Habermas to Spivak, written via a global team of library and knowledge technology students. each one bankruptcy offers an summary of the theoretical stance and contributions of the theorist, in addition to correct severe statement. This ebook can be relatively useful as a reference textual content of center readings for these pursuing doctoral or masters point levels in LIS.

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Critical Perspectives on Urban Redevelopment, Volume 6 by Fox Gotham Kevin Fox Gotham, K. Fox Gotham, Ray Hutchison

By Fox Gotham Kevin Fox Gotham, K. Fox Gotham, Ray Hutchison

Reports examine in city sociology. This paintings offers an research of race and ethnicity in city components.

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