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Non-fictionDownload,epub,Immigrant,Library,Local,Non-Fiction

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“I never knew I was misplaced until I realised what it felt like to be home.” Jonty Tan is a Third Culture Kid who found home in his country of birth, Singapore. There are many t ...

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SociologyCentury,China,Commerce,Global,Local,Technology

By:Xin Zhang
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:0674278380

The story of globalization in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as experienced by ordinary people in the Chinese river town of Zhenjiang.

Fear ...

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MiscGovernance,Handbook,International,Local,Multilevel,Perspectives,Policies,Social,Urban,Welfare

By:Yuri Kazepov
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:1788116143

The importance of subnational welfare measures, and their complex embeddedness in wider multilevel governance systems, has often been underplayed in both ur ...

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SociologyAfrica,Ghana,Local,Ohio,Patronage,Power,State

By:Barry Driscoll
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:0896803279

How have the waves of democracy and decentralization that swept the developing world in recent decades affected statesamong the most important drivers of ...

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History1960s,1970s,Government,Imaginations,Italy,Local,Socialism,Town,Transnational,Twinning

By:Malice
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:3110667266

Town twinning refers to the postwar phenomenon of administrative exchange between analogous municipalities. Cold War-related research has mostly interpreted it as ...

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ManagementAction,Doing,Local,Power,Stuff,World

By:Rob Hopkins
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:0857841173

Something is stirring. People around the world are deciding that the well-being of their community and its economy lies with them.

They're people ...

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Sportgetaways,Local,Moon,Outdoor,Phoenix,Recreation,Spots,Travel,Tucson

By:Jessica Dunham
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:1640496351

From that blues bar you havent visited yet to the desert hike you keep meaning to plan, experience something new right here at home with Moon 52 Things to ...

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SociologyGlobal,History,Internments,Line,Local,Place,World

By:Rotem Kowner
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:1501765426

With expert scholars and great sensitivity, Out of Line, Out of Place provides illumination and analysis on how the proliferation of internment camps emerge ...

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HistoryChina,Chinese,Culture,Epics,Folk,Intimate,Local,Making,Memory,Regional

By:Anne E McLaren
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:1621966453

In pre-contemporary China, folk epics performed at village level helped to construct a sense of regional as opposed to national identity. This is the firs ...

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SociologyArabia,Bioarchaeological,Bronze,Human,Interpretations,Local,Mortuary,Past,Perspectives

By:Kimberly D. Williams
Update:2021
ISBN/ASIN:1683400798

This volume brings together expert s in archaeology and bioarchaeology to examine continuity and change in ancient Arabian mortuary practices. While ...