In Their Time
Language: en
Pages: 444
Authors: Anthony J. Mayo, Nitin Nohria
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Harvard Business Press

Examines the history of business in America in the twentieth century, tracing the sociopolitical landscape decade by decade and discussing such visionaries as Bill Gates, Walt Disney, and Madam C.J. Walker.
Made in Germany
Language: de
Pages: 340
Authors: Galili Shahar, Shaul Katzir, Sagi Schaefer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-30 - Publisher: Wallstein Verlag

Technologien und ihr Einfluss auf Mensch, Gesellschaft und Kultur in der Moderne. Was wir heute als Moderne bezeichnen, ist nicht zuletzt eine Epoche der Technologie. Individuen und Gesellschaften erfuhren durch technologische Erfindungen und Produktionen eine tiefgreifende Umgestaltung, neue Maschinen veränderten Arbeit und Kriegführung, Wohnen und Mobilität, Sprache und Kommunikation sowie
The Fashion Forecasters
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Regina Lee Blaszczyk, Ben Wubs
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-08 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The fashion business has been collecting and analyzing information about colors, fabrics, silhouettes, and styles since the 18th century - activities that have long been shrouded in mystery. The Fashion Forecasters is the first book to reveal the hidden history of color and trend forecasting and to explore its relevance
States of Knowledge
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Sheila Jasanoff
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Notes on contributors Acknowledgements 1. The Idiom of Co-production Sheila Jasanoff 2. Ordering Knowledge, Ordering Society Sheila Jasanoff 3. Climate Science and the Making of a Global Political Order Clark A. Miller 4. Co-producing CITES and the African Elephant Charis Thompson 5. Knowledge and Political Order in the European Environment
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Russell Shorto
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-22 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Amsterdam is not just any city. Despite its relative size it has stood alongside its larger cousins - Paris, London, Berlin - and has influenced the modern world to a degree that few other cities have. Sweeping across the city's colourful thousand year history, Amsterdam will bring the place to