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Ingenuity in the Making

Ingenuity in the Making

Matter and Technique in Early Modern Europe

Explores How Early Modern Europeans Experienced Ingenuity as Innate Powers of Matter, Crafty Technique, or a Maker’s Character

Planning and the Urban Community

Planning and the Urban Community

This book presents a broad overview of the planning profession, and discusses the major problems encountered in urbanism and planning. The essays view topics that include education, the urban community, the place of planning in governmental hierarchy, and its relationship to urban political dynamics.

A New Ecological Order

A New Ecological Order

Development and the Transformation of Nature in Eastern Europe

Explores the Role of State Planners, Bureaucrats, and Experts as Agents of Change in the Natural World of Eastern Europe

Imagining the West in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union

Imagining the West in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union

Edited By Gyorgy Peteri

An international group of writers explore conceptualizations of what defined “East” and “West” in Eastern Europe, imperial Russia, and the Soviet Union. The contributors analyze the effects of transnational interactions on ideology, politics, and cultural production.

Transforming Latin America

Transforming Latin America

The International And Domestic Origins Of Change

Using detailed case studies, this text provides a means of understanding the political change in Latin America. It offers insight into central issues such as economic reform, human rights, and immigration.

The Failure of Latin America

The Failure of Latin America

Postcolonialism in Bad Times

New and Collected Essays on the Idea of Latin America by John Beverley

Explorations in the Icy North

Explorations in the Icy North

How Travel Narratives Shaped Arctic Science in the Nineteenth Century

Reconsidering the Distinction between Scientific Discovery and Travel Writing in International Arctic Explorations

Far Beyond the Moon

Far Beyond the Moon

A History of Life Support Systems in the Space Age

An Engaging History of the Less Glamorous but Equally Essential Aspects of Space Travel: Sanitation, Food Supply, and Waste Disposal

Leadership and Decision-Making

Leadership and Decision-Making

Vroom and Yetton select a critical aspect of leadership style-the extent to which the leader encourages the participation of his subordinates in decision-making. They describe a normative model that shows the specific leadership style needed in different classes of situations. Other chapters discuss how leaders actually behave in different situations. They look at differences in leadership styles, and what situations induce people to display autocratic or participative behavior.

Building Schools, Making Doctors

Building Schools, Making Doctors

Architecture and the Modern American Physician

How Medical Colleges Defined and Promoted a Reformed Pedagogy, Modern Science, and the New Physician

Making Industrial Pittsburgh Modern

Making Industrial Pittsburgh Modern

Environment, Landscape, Transportation, Energy, and Planning

Celebrated Pittsburgh Historians Document the City’s Development Over the Last Two Centuries

Gone to Ground

Gone to Ground

A History of Environment and Infrastructure in Dar es Salaam

An examination of the profound and rapid growth of Africa’s largest city during a pivotal era of national and global uncertainty.

Inca Garcilaso and Contemporary World-Making

Inca Garcilaso and Contemporary World-Making

This edited volume offers new perspectives on the important work of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega (1539-1616), one of the first Latin American writers to present an intellectual analysis of pre-Columbian history and culture and the ensuing colonial period. To the contributors, Inca Garcilaso presented an early counter-hegemonic discourse and a reframing of the history of native cultures that undermined the colonial rhetoric of his time and the geopolitical divisions it purported.

German-Balkan Entangled Histories in the Twentieth Century

German-Balkan Entangled Histories in the Twentieth Century

Exciting New Research on German-Balkan Relations that Paves the Way to Integrate Southeast Europe into Histories of Germany and the East

Chatham Village

Chatham Village

Pittsburgh's Garden City

Angelique Bamberg provides the first book-length study of the community of Chatham Village in Pittsburgh. She establishes its historical significance to urban planning and reveals the complex development process, social significance, and breakthrough construction and landscaping techniques that shaped this idyllic community.

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