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Our collection of 14 books.

  • Metaphysics
    Metaphysics
    Edited by Mark Pestana
    ISBN 978-953-51-0646-3,
    158 pages, June, 2012
    It is our hope that this collection will give readers a sense of the type of metaphysical investigations that are now being carried out by thinkers in the Western nations. We also hope that the reader's curiosity will be peaked so that further inquir ...
  • Archaeology, New Approaches in Theory and Techniques
    Archaeology, New Approaches in Theory and Techniques
    Edited by Imma Ollich-Castanyer
    ISBN 978-953-51-0590-9,
    304 pages, May, 2012
    The contents of this book show the implementation of new methodologies applied to archaeological sites. Chapters have been grouped in four sections: New Approaches About Archaeological Theory and Methodology; The Use of Geophysics on Archaeological F ...
  • Sociological Landscape - Theories, Realities and Trends
    Sociological Landscape - Theories, Realities and Trends
    Edited by Dennis Erasga
    ISBN 978-953-51-0460-5,
    428 pages, March, 2012
    More than the usual academic textbook, the present volume presents sociology as terrain that one can virtually traverse and experience. Each version of the sociological imagination captured by the chapter essays takes the readers to the realm of the ...
  • Polyphonic Anthropology - Theoretical and Empirical Cross-Cultural Fieldwork
    Polyphonic Anthropology - Theoretical and Empirical Cross-Cultural Fieldwork
    Edited by Massimo Canevacci
    ISBN 978-953-51-0418-6,
    256 pages, March, 2012
    This book connects anthropology and polyphony: a composition that multiplies the researcher's glance, the style of representation, the narrative presence of subjectivities. Polyphonic anthropology is presenting a complex of bio-physical and psycho-cu ...
  • International Perspectives of Distance Learning in Higher Education
    International Perspectives of Distance Learning in Higher Education
    Edited by Joi L. Moore and Angela D. Benson
    ISBN 978-953-51-0330-1,
    344 pages, March, 2012
    This book, written by authors representing 12 countries and five continents, is a collection of international perspectives on distance learning and distance learning implementations in higher education. The perspectives are presented in the form of ...
  • Social Welfare
    Social Welfare
    Edited by Rosario Laratta
    ISBN 978-953-51-0208-3,
    230 pages, March, 2012
    "Social Welfare" offers, for the first time, a wide-ranging, internationally-focused selection of cutting-edge work from leading academics. Its interdisciplinary approach and comparative perspective promote examination of the most pressing social wel ...