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25 Years of Transformations of Higher Education Systems in Post-Soviet Countries

This open access book is a result of the first ever study of the transformations of the higher education institutional landscape ...

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A Space of Their Own: The Archaeology of Nineteenth Century Lunatic Asylums in Britain, South Australia and Tasmania

The history of lunatic asylums – what do we really know about them? Films and television programs have portrayed them as ...

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Adequacy, Accountability, and the Future of Public Education Funding

This book is about public education reform and the future of pubHc education funding. Given the many articles, books, and ...

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African Land Reform Under Economic Liberalisation : States, Chiefs, and Rural Communities

This book offers unique in-depth, comprehensive, and comparative analyses of the motivations, context, and outcomes of recent ...

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Agroecology Now! Transformations Towards More Just and Sustainable Food Systems

This book develops a framework for advancing agroecology transformations focusing on power, politics and governance. It ...

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Applied Research in Environmental Economics

Sustainable development, climate policy, and biodiversity conservation are examples of issues on the current political agenda ...

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Approval Voting

The book proposes a compelling way to elect some 500,000 officials in public elections. After a generation of discussion ...

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Assessment Reform in Science

The conclusions and recommendations made in this book are derived from a study of ten teachers in Hong Kong as they tried ...

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Audacious Education Purposes How Governments Transform the Goals of Education Systems

This book offers a comparative study of eight ambitious national reforms that sought to create opportunities for students ...

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Banking Sector Liberalization in India

Banking Sector Liberalization in India explores in detail the changes in the Indian banking sector over the last 20 years, ...

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CGE Models and Capital Income Tax Reforms : The Case of a Dual Income Tax for Germany

The book suggests a novel way how the effects of tax reforms especially in the field of capital income taxation can be measured ...

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Calvinisms First Battleground

A specifically Calvinist identity and theology emerged out of two key conflicts in the region: first, the fight to turn away ...

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Challenges at the Bank for International Settlements

This book reveals, next to monetary policy and financial crisis, less well known topics such as insolvency, collective action ...

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Chinese Railways

Although being huge by any measure, Chinese Railways are a bottleneck for economic growth in China. The state-owned enterprise ...

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Company Tax Reform in the European Union

This book is important reading for both tax policymakers and business leaders. It breaks the mold of conventional thinking ...

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Competition Policies in Emerging Economies

Do small developing economies, or SDEs, need a specific competition policy to create competitive markets? Against the backdrop ...

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Court Delay and Law Enforcement in China

On the basis of an empirical study and taking a comparative as well as an economic perspective Qing-Yun Jiang analyses the ...

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Creating the European Area of Higher Education

This volume brings together a group of higher education researchers across Europe and looks into the implementation of the ...

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Curriculum Reform in the European Schools

This open access book examines the modern role of the European School system within the European Union, at a time when the ...

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Decentralisation and Privatisation in Education

The book examines the overall interplay between privatisation, decentralisation and the role of the state. The authors draw ...

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