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Product Description: This book reports on the proceedings at the STELLAR Alpine Rendez-Vous 2013, presenting strategies in handling challenges that arise when using technology-enhanced learning (TEL). With insightful contributions from leading teachers, practitioners, researchers and policy makers, this volume will inspire everyone interested in TEL in their future projects...read more
By Julia Eberle (editor), Frank Fischer (editor), Kristine Lund (editor) and Pierre Tchounikine (editor)

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9783319125619 | Springer Verlag, October 16, 2015, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This book reports on the proceedings at the STELLAR Alpine Rendez-Vous 2013, presenting strategies in handling challenges that arise when using technology-enhanced learning (TEL).

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Product Description: Anhand einer durchlaufenden Übung wird der Leser durch ein breites Spektrum der Möglichkeiten die ARCHICAD 17 bietet geführt. Durch die schrittweise Anleitung gelingt der Einstieg in die 3D-Architektursoftware problemlos.  Der Focus der Übung, einem Einfamilienhaus, liegt auf der Verwendung des wichtigsten Repertoires an Werkzeugen und Befehlen, die dem Leser die Sicherheit zum Erstellen eigener Modelle und Planunterlagen gib...read more

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9783658037352 | 4 upd exp edition (Springer Verlag, December 11, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Anhand einer durchlaufenden Übung wird der Leser durch ein breites Spektrum der Möglichkeiten die ARCHICAD 17 bietet geführt.

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Product Description: This book presents a key piece of the vision and strategy developed in STELLAR. It sets out a new mid-term agenda by defining Grand Challenges for research and development in technology-enhanced learning. Other than mere technology prizes, STELLAR Grand Challenges deal with problems at the interface of social and technical sciences...read more

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9783319016665 | Springer Verlag, October 29, 2013, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This book presents a key piece of the vision and strategy developed in STELLAR.

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Product Description: English summary: Joachim Wilhelm von Brawe (1738-1758) only wrote two plays, the bourgeois tragedy 'Der Freygeist' and the heroic tragedy 'Brutus'. Nevertheless, he succeeded in making a considerable contribution to the development of German drama in the second half of the 18th century...read more

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9783825362171 | Isd, October 1, 2013, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: English summary: Joachim Wilhelm von Brawe (1738-1758) only wrote two plays, the bourgeois tragedy 'Der Freygeist' and the heroic tragedy 'Brutus'.

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Product Description: Rejecting the notion that policy analysis and planning are value-free technical endeavors, an argumentative approach takes into account the ways that policy is affected by other factors, including culture, discourse, and emotion. The contributors to this new collection consider how far argumentative policy analysis has come during the past two decades and how its theories continue to be refined through engagement with current thinking in social theory and with the real-life challenges facing contemporary policy makers...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor) and Herbert Gottweis (editor)

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9780822352457 | Duke Univ Pr, June 4, 2012, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Rejecting the notion that policy analysis and planning are value-free technical endeavors, an argumentative approach takes into account the ways that policy is affected by other factors, including culture, discourse, and emotion.

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9780822352631 | Duke Univ Pr, June 4, 2012, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Rejecting the notion that policy analysis and planning are value-free technical endeavors, an argumentative approach takes into account the ways that policy is affected by other factors, including culture, discourse, and emotion.

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Product Description: This book explores the role of policy expertise in a democratic society. From the perspectives of political science and policy theory, the chapters examine the implications of deliberative democratic governance for professional expertise and extends them to specific policy practices...read more

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9780199282838 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 15, 2009, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This book explores the role of policy expertise in a democratic society.

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9780199565245 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 15, 2009, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: This book explores the role of policy expertise in a democratic society.

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Millions of dollars are spent each year on the evaluation of domestic and foreign policies. Policy analysis has emerged as an important component of the policy-making process in American government. This text differs from others--not only does it teach students how to evaluate the empirical aspects of a public policy--but also provides an analytical framework for assessing the value judgements that infuse policy decisions. Students learn to assess whether a program reflects the kinds of things that society ought to be doing.

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9780495206873 | Wadsworth Pub Co, December 21, 2005, cover price $113.95
9780830412785 | Wadsworth Pub Co, March 1, 1995, cover price $66.95 | About this edition: Millions of dollars are spent each year on the evaluation of domestic and foreign policies.

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Product Description: In recent years a set of radical new approaches to public policy, drawing on discursive analysis and participatory deliberative practices, have come to challenge the dominant technocratic, empiricist models in policy analysis. In his major new book Frank Fischer brings together these various new approaches for the first time and critically examines them...read more

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9780199242634 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 28, 2003, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: In recent years a set of radical new approaches to public policy, drawing on discursive analysis and participatory deliberative practices, have come to challenge the dominant technocratic, empiricist models in policy analysis.

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9780199242641 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 28, 2003, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In recent years a set of radical new approaches to public policy, drawing on discursive analysis and participatory deliberative practices, have come to challenge the dominant technocratic, empiricist models in policy analysis.

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Product Description: The tension between professional expertise and democratic governance has become increasingly significant in Western politics. Environmental politics in particular is a hotbed for citizens who actively challenge the imposition of expert theories that ignore forms of local knowledge that can help to relate technical facts to social values...read more

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9780822326281 | Duke Univ Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: The tension between professional expertise and democratic governance has become increasingly significant in Western politics.

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9780822326229 | Duke Univ Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The tension between professional expertise and democratic governance has become increasingly significant in Western politics.

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Product Description: Despite the optimism of the "Earth Summit" held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, the politics of environmental sustainable development has reached an impasse. Why do issues of environmental protection continue to take a back seat to economic competition, particularly in the international realm? Once the environmental problem was widely recognised, it was held that consensus could be reached...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Frank Fischer (editor) and Maarten A. Hajer (editor)

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9780198292265 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 16, 1999, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Despite the optimism of the "Earth Summit" held in Rio de Janeiro in 1992, the politics of environmental sustainable development has reached an impasse.

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9780198295099 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 16, 1999, cover price $82.00 | About this edition: Despite the optimism of 1992's "Earth Summit" the politics of environmental sustainable development have reached an impasse.

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Product Description: Broadly committed to the goals and values of a green political perspective, the chapters in this book show the environmental crisis to be essentially a political-economic crisis. The pursuit of sustainability cannot proceed without significant changes in our economic enterprises, public institutions and personal lives...read more

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9781853963100 | Sage Pubns Ltd, June 1, 1995, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Sustainable development has become the primary focus of national and international environmental policy.
9780312127909 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1995, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Sustainable development has become the primary focus of national and international environmental policy.

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9780312127923 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 15, 1995, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Broadly committed to the goals and values of a green political perspective, the chapters in this book show the environmental crisis to be essentially a political-economic crisis.
9781853962592 | Sage Pubns Ltd, May 1, 1995, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Sustainable development has become the primary focus of national and international environmental policy.

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Product Description: Contemporary scholarship and classic essays focus on the continuing crises in bureaucratic organizations and managerial authority. Rethinking and innovation in private, public, and nonprofit organizations emerge from case studies on schools, multicultural and feminist organizations, private corporations, environmental planning and regulation, alternative services, and attempts to "reinvent government...read more

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9781566391214 | Rev exp su edition (Temple Univ Pr, January 1, 1994), cover price $74.50 | About this edition: Contemporary scholarship and classic essays focus on the continuing crises in bureaucratic organizations and managerial authority.

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9781566391221 | Rev exp edition (Temple Univ Pr, November 29, 1993), cover price $45.95 | About this edition: Contemporary scholarship and classic essays focus on the continuing crises in bureaucratic organizations and managerial authority.

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Product Description: Public policy is made of language. Whether in written or oral form, argument is central to all parts of the policy process. As simple as this insight appears, its implications for policy analysis and planning are profound. Drawing from recent work on language and argumentation and referring to such theorists as Wittgenstein, Habermas, Toulmin, and Foucault, these essays explore the interplay of language, action, and power in both the practice and the theory of policy-making...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor), John Forester (editor) and Robert Hoppe (contributor)

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9780822313724 | Duke Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Public policy is made of language.

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Product Description: Public policy is made of language. Whether in written or oral form, argument is central to all parts of the policy process. As simple as this insight appears, its implications for policy analysis and planning are profound. Drawing from recent work on language and argumentation and referring to such theorists as Wittgenstein, Habermas, Toulmin, and Foucault, these essays explore the interplay of language, action, and power in both the practice and the theory of policy-making...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor) and John Forester (editor)

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9780822313540 | Duke Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Public policy is made of language.

Miscellaneous:

9780203169254, titled "Argumentative Turn in Policy Analysis and Planning" | Routledge, September 1, 1993, cover price $65.00 | also contains The Argumentative Turn in Policy Analysis and Planning, The Argumentative Turn in Policy Analysis and Planning

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Product Description: This book describes the role of technological experts and expertise in a democratic society. It places decision-making strategies - studied in organization theory and policy studies - into a political context. Fischer brings theory to bear on the practical technocratic concerns of these disciplines and hopes to facilitate the development of nontechnocratic discourse within these fields...read more

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9780803933798 | Sage Pubns, January 1, 1990, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This book describes the role of technological experts and expertise in a democratic society.

Product Description: Confronting Values in Policy Analysis questions the pursuit of `value neutrality′ in policy analysis, and argues for the integration of empirical and normative methods of analysis. The contributors analyse the emerging ethical issues, the practice of policy analysis, theoretical and methodological issues involved in the normative work of policy analysts, and the central questions of ethical responsibility...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor) and John Forester (editor)

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9780803926172 | Sage Pubns, June 1, 1987, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Confronting Values in Policy Analysis questions the pursuit of `value neutrality′ in policy analysis, and argues for the integration of empirical and normative methods of analysis.

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