Resultados para: the power paradox
Muhammad Ali is the most famous boxer in the history of the sport. Three-times World Champion and the thorn in the side of Vietnam-era America he became a moral beacon at a time when America was on its knees. But, for all his pronouncements, Ali...
Gordon L. Patzer, Ph.D., brings to light that physical attractiveness impacts every person throughout every community across the United States and around the world. Although physical attractiveness is a readily visible feature. The Power and Paradox...
This text provides an ethnography of a Chinese middle school based on fieldwork conducted in 1988 to 1989. It provides a way of looking at classroom and societal interactions in terms of the interplay among criticism, face and shame.
Leaders'apos; actions can have consequences opposite to those they intend. These unintentional results are difficult to detect, understand, and change. Consequently, leaders'apos; actions tend to persist resulting in further unexpected outcomes. This...
Alvesson,Mats; Spicer, André(9610473)
Functional stupidity can be catastrophic. It can cause organisational collapse, financial meltdown and technical disaster. And there are countless, more everyday examples of organisations accepting the dubious, the absurd and the downright idiotic,...
Regions in Europe explores the state of regional politics in an increasingly integrated Europe. It argues that the predicted rise of increased political power at the regional level has failed to materialise and is fraught with paradox. In doing so...
Genovese,Michael A.; Cronin,Thomas E.(9567221)
Some leaders fundamentally alter the status quo whilst others guide quietly. Most leadership books emphasise specific rules, but Tom Cronin and Michael Genovese see leadership as filled with paradox. Leadership Matters offers a different view of...
Md Saidul Islam(9760725)
Unmasking the neoliberal paradox, this book provides a robust conceptual and theoretical synthesis of development, power and the environment. With seven case studies on global challenges such as under-development, food regime, climate change, dam...
Jaqueline Aquino Siapno(9553435)
This book sets out to open up the space for interpretation of history and politics in Aceh which is now in a state of armed rebellion against the Indonesian government. It lays out a groundwork for analysing how female agency is constituted in Aceh,...
This book offers a comprehensive interpretive study of the role of law in contemporary Japan. Haley argues that the weakness of legal controls throughout Japanese history has assured the development and strength of informal community controls based...sob encomenda
The Paradox of American Power