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Product Description: This book focuses on the challenges of capacity building for flexible work organizations in Asia, and demonstrates how business enterprises practice reactive flexible capacity (in the form of adaptiveness and responsiveness) to cope with changing and uncertain business environments...read more
By John Burgess (editor)

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9788132228325 | Springer Verlag, June 30, 2016, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This book focuses on the challenges of capacity building for flexible work organizations in Asia, and demonstrates how business enterprises practice reactive flexible capacity (in the form of adaptiveness and responsiveness) to cope with changing and uncertain business environments.

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Product Description: Capacity building looks at developing the infrastructure, institutions and people and is critical to the development and participation of humans in the economy and society. Capacity building ranges from schools, roads and hospitals through to health and welfare systems, education, communication and information sharing, participation and voice, governance and opportunity...read more
By John Burgess (editor)

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9781138843707 | Routledge, February 26, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Capacity building looks at developing the infrastructure, institutions and people and is critical to the development and participation of humans in the economy and society.

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Product Description: Perched atop a five-hundred-meter cliff in the far north of Cambodia, Preah Vihear ranks among the world's holiest sites. It was built a millennium ago as a shrine to Hindu god Shiva by the same civilization that gave the world Angkor Wat...read more

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9786167339542 | River Books, August 7, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Perched atop a five-hundred-meter cliff in the far north of Cambodia, Preah Vihear ranks among the world's holiest sites.

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Product Description: Merriam Press World War 2 Memoir SeriesThird Edition 2013One soldier's story of the war as seen from his point of view. The early war years on the home front while still in high school, getting drafted in 1943 and basic training, assigned as a guard at a camp for POWs from the Tunisian campaign, ASTP, and assignment to Bermuda where he served as an MP (Military Police) through the end of the war...read more

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9781482584042 | 3 edition (Createspace Independent Pub, February 20, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Merriam Press World War 2 Memoir SeriesThird Edition 2013One soldier's story of the war as seen from his point of view.

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Product Description: Over the past ten years there has been a massive growth in call centres worldwide. These centres are said to represent the most dynamic growth area in white-collar employment internationally since the mid 1990s. Yet the footloose and global nature of the industry means that jobs will always be susceptible to outsourced operations, ICT developments, public sector subsidization of business restructuring and re-location, and cheaper operations elsewhere...read more
By John Burgess (editor)

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9780415511483 | Routledge, March 21, 2012, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Over the past ten years there has been a massive growth in call centres worldwide.

Miscellaneous:

9780203003008 | Routledge, August 31, 2006, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Publisher ID: BEL524 Instrumentation: String Quartet (Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Cello)

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Product Description: Saul Kripke has been a major influence on analytic philosophy andallied fields for a half-century and more. His earlymasterpiece, Naming and Necessity, reversed the patternof two centuries of philosophizing about the necessary and thecontingent...read more

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9780745652856, titled "Kripke: Puzzles and Mysteries" | Polity Pr, December 10, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Saul Kripke has been a major influence on analytic philosophy andallied fields for a half-century and more.

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9786167339252 | River Books, January 21, 2013, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: GRAFFITO is the third Ravenna collection of poetry from Seattle poet John Burgess. He uses found text, overheard conversations and input from documentaries to create riffs that build on their own internal rhythm and musicality. In short poems replete with literary and political allusiveness, John tags manmade and natural worlds alike with inspiration coming from experiences and incidents: Walking through NYC...read more

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9780983598206 | Ravenna Pr, July 4, 2011, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: GRAFFITO is the third Ravenna collection of poetry from Seattle poet John Burgess.

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Product Description: A personal and historic account of Sadok Kok Thom Temple, weaving in the archaeology of Angkor with the political turmoil of Cambodia during the 1960s-70s.

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9786167339016 | River Books, December 16, 2010, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A personal and historic account of Sadok Kok Thom Temple, weaving in the archaeology of Angkor with the political turmoil of Cambodia during the 1960s-70s.

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Product Description: Method in the Madness is presented as a companion to researchers investigating the complex world of work. Rather than a ‘How to’ text on performing research, this book presents a record of experiences. Research so often evolves in the field or the planning stages and a successful researcher need to be aware of serendipitous opportunities as they arise and how to solve problems as they occur...read more
By John Burgess (editor)

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9781843344933, titled "Method in the Madness: Research Stories You Won't Read in Textbooks" | Chandos Pub, June 30, 2009, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Method in the Madness is presented as a companion to researchers investigating the complex world of work.

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Product Description: This volume contains a selection of papers which go back to a conference on new employment actors, held at the University of Sydney in November 2006. The book contends that employment relations must be broadened to examine the new actors and processes and the role these play in the regulation and experience of work...read more
By John Burgess (editor), Suzanne Jamieson (editor) and Grant Michelson (editor)

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9783039114610 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, June 30, 2008, cover price $96.95 | About this edition: This volume contains a selection of papers which go back to a conference on new employment actors, held at the University of Sydney in November 2006.

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Product Description: This second impressive collection from John Burgess follows up on his Punk Poems and expanding into an expression, from many viewpoints, of a whole life that moved across the continent, from upstate New York to Washington State and took with it the zen, punk, beat, historical curiosity and unabashed (if ironic) happiness it found on the trip...read more

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9780979192197 | Ravenna Pr, May 22, 2008, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This second impressive collection from John Burgess follows up on his Punk Poems and expanding into an expression, from many viewpoints, of a whole life that moved across the continent, from upstate New York to Washington State and took with it the zen, punk, beat, historical curiosity and unabashed (if ironic) happiness it found on the trip.

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Product Description: John Burgess writes his way through a punk world that is not altogether just music but also influenced by Buddhists, haiku and the essence on Montana bars. Included are nods to Patti Smith, Joey Ramone, Philip Whalen, Gregory Corso, Ken Kesey, Richard Gilkey, Jackie O and Dale Evans...read more

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9780976659372 | Ravenna Pr, October 1, 2007, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: John Burgess writes his way through a punk world that is not altogether just music but also influenced by Buddhists, haiku and the essence on Montana bars.

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Product Description: This book reviews employment conditions in Asian countries. This is the hub of the strongest growth area in the world economy and while attention has focussed on job growth and industrial transformation, there has been very little attention on employment characteristics and employment conditions...read more
By John Burgess (editor) and Julia Connell (editor)

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9781843342175 | Chandos Pub, January 30, 2007, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This book reviews employment conditions in Asian countries.

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Product Description: Over the past ten years there has been a massive growth in call centres worldwide. These centres are said to represent the most dynamic growth area in white-collar employment internationally since the mid 1990s. Yet the footloose and global nature of the industry means that jobs will always be susceptible to outsourced operations, ICT developments, public sector subsidization of business restructuring and re-location, and cheaper operations elsewhere...read more
By John Burgess (editor) and Julia Connell (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415357029 | 1 edition (Routledge, September 30, 2006), cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Over the past ten years there has been a massive growth in call centres worldwide.

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Product Description: Humor and fun-the way it was! Feel the love of family, friends, neighbors and God. Experience the engaging country antics of Freddy and George in the 1940s and 50s.

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9780741426826 | Infinity Pub, August 19, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Humor and fun-the way it was!

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Product Description: The numbers of workers employed on a temporary basis has grown massively over the last few decades. The benefits to firms of hiring workers on a temporary basis are clear and generally can be reduced to their cheaper short term cost...read more
By John Burgess (editor) and Julia Connell (editor)

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9780415316941 | Routledge, October 30, 2004, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: The numbers of workers employed on a temporary basis has grown massively over the last few decades.

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Describes why trading between countries started, how the world depends on the trading of goods and services to fill different needs, and why some people feel open trading between countries is harming our country's economy.

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9780791066386 | Chelsea House Pub, December 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Describes why trading between countries started, how the world depends on the trading of goods and services to fill different needs, and why some people feel open trading between countries is harming our country's economy.

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9780595199914 | Writers Showcase Pr, October 1, 2001, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: The Colour of Metal Compounds is devoted to the qualitative and quantitative treatment of colour in inorganic and coordination compounds. In order to understand the use of colour as a source of structural and analytical information, the book explains in depth the interrelation between colour and structural properties of compounds...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9789056992507 | G & B Pub, March 1, 2000, cover price $129.95 | About this edition: The Colour of Metal Compounds is devoted to the qualitative and quantitative treatment of colour in inorganic and coordination compounds.

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Product Description: Designed to be used in conjunction with the textbook "Introduction to Microeconomics" by the same authors. It provides supplementary learning resources for lecturers and students, and intentionally avoids repeating the list of important concepts and terms, review questions, exercises and discussion questions that are in the text...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John Burgess (editor) and Paul Kniest (editor)

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9780732959180 | Macmillan Co of Australia, February 1, 2000, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Designed to be used in conjunction with the textbook "Introduction to Microeconomics" by the same authors.

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Product Description: The main theme of this title is that of the mechanisms by which substitution, electron transfer, and other sundry other reactions of inorganic species take place. There is full coverage of organometallic systems, including consideration of mechanistic details of homogeneous catalysis, due attention to bioinorganic systems, and a sprinkling of examples from such areas as pharmacology and geochemistry...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780582236776 | Longman Pub Group, March 1, 1999, cover price $97.00 | About this edition: The main theme of this title is that of the mechanisms by which substitution, electron transfer, and other sundry other reactions of inorganic species take place.

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Product Description: Book by McLeod, Penn, Comstock, Ariane Csonka
By John Burgess (illustrator) and Penn McLeod

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9781889923079 | Monarch Books Inc, January 1, 1998, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by McLeod, Penn, Comstock, Ariane Csonka

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