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Transitioning Towards a Knowledge Society: Qatar as a Case Study (Repost)

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Transitioning Towards a Knowledge Society: Qatar as a Case Study (Repost)

Transitioning Towards a Knowledge Society: Qatar as a Case Study By Julia Gremm
English | EPUB | 2018 | 253 Pages | ISBN : 3319711946 | 6.2 MB

The book offers a critical evaluation of Qatar’s path from oil- and gas-based industries to a knowledge-based economy.

Frontiers in Sociology of Education (Repost)

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Frontiers in Sociology of Education (Repost)

Frontiers in Sociology of Education By Maureen T. Hallinan
English | PDF,EPUB | 2011 | 337 Pages | ISBN : 9400715757 | 3 MB

Scholarly analysis in the sociology of education has burgeoned in recent decades. Frontiers in Sociology of Education aims to provide a roadmap for sociologists and other social scientists as they set bold new directions for future research on schools. In Part 1 of this forward-looking volume, the authors present cutting-edge research to set new guidelines for the sociological analysis of schools. In Part 2, notable social scientists, historians, administrators and educators provide a wide-ranging array of perspectives on contemporary education to insure that scholars make creative and broadly informed contributions to the sociological analysis of schools.

Suicide by Self-Immolation: Biopsychosocial and Transcultural Aspects

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Suicide by Self-Immolation: Biopsychosocial and Transcultural Aspects

Suicide by Self-Immolation: Biopsychosocial and Transcultural Aspects by César A. Alfonso
English | EPUB | 2021 | 261 Pages | ISBN : 3030626121 | 5.8 MB

This book addresses biopsychosocial and transcultural determinants of suicide by self-immolation, populations at risk throughout the world and prevention strategies specifically designed for young women in fragile environments. Self-immolation, the act of burning oneself as a means of suicide, is rare in high-income countries, and is usually a symbolic display of political protest among men that generally receives international media coverage.