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            The Nature and Development of Decision-making: A Self-regulation Model
             

            The Nature and Development of Decision-making: A Self-regulation Model (Hardback)

            By Byrnes, James P.

            • RRP: $122.00
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            This book attempts to answer the question of why some people are more successful than others. It begins with the assumption that the key to personal success is effective decision-making. Then the author's theory is described, to explain the origin and nature of individual differe...nces in decision-making competence.
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            ISBN 9780805822878
            Released AU 1 Mar 1998
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Global Environmental Risk

            Global Environmental Risk (Paperback)

            By Kasperson, Jeanne X.; Kasperson, Roger E.

            • RRP: $88.99
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            An analysis of environmental risks. Contributors assess the identification and causes of risks, who and what is vulnerable to them, their regional distribution and the policies and measures for mitigating them. The editors provide an introduction to the issues and introductions t...o each part.
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            ISBN 9781853838019
            Released AU 1 Jul 2001
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Earthscan Risk in Society
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            Differentiation Is an Expectation: A School Leader's Guide to Building a Culture of Differentiation
             

            Differentiation Is an Expectation: A School Leader's Guide to Building a Culture of Differentiation (Paperback)

            By Kappler Hewitt, Kimberly; Weckstein, Daniel K.

            • RRP: $54.99
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            Turn your school into a place where every child achieves. This book provides leaders with all that they need to promote differentiation in their schools and districts. Through research and first-hand experience, the authors have identified effective strategies for hiring differen...tiation-minded staff members, communicating the need for differentiation to all stakeholders, motivating teachers to differentiate, and using differentiated teacher evaluation to effect change.
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            ISBN 9781596671645
            Released AU 11 Jan 2011
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Calculating Political Risk
              

            Calculating Political Risk (Hardback)

            By Althaus, Catherine

            • RRP: $252.00
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            Presents an examination of the hard edge of how political risk is calculated and used in decision making. This title opens with an outline of the historical and linguistic origins of risk, the 'risk society' concept, and how risk has come to be so prominent in the context of envi...ronmental disaster and terrorism.
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            ISBN 9781844077007
            Released AU 13 Jan 2009
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Earthscan Risk in Society
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            Risk and Blame
             

            Risk and Blame (Hardback)

            By Douglas, Professor Mary

            • RRP: $473.00
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            First published in 1992, this volume follows on from the programme for studying risk and blame that was implied in Purity and Danger . Douglas argues that the study of risk needs a systematic framework of political and cultural comparison and she examines questions in cultural th...eory.
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            ISBN 9780415291156
            Released AU 5 Sep 2002
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            Risk and Acceptability
             

            Risk and Acceptability (Hardback)

            By Douglas, Professor Mary

            • RRP: $473.00
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            First published in 1985, Mary Douglas intended Risk and Acceptability as a review of the existing literature on the state of risk theory. She raises questions about rational choice, the provision of public good and the autonomy of the individual.

            ISBN 9780415291149
            Released AU 5 Sep 2002
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Reality of Precaution: Comparing Risk Regulation in the United States and Europe
             

            The Reality of Precaution: Comparing Risk Regulation in the United States and Europe (Hardback)

            By Wiener, Jonathan B.; Rogers, Michael D.; Edited by Hammitt, James K.; By Sand, Peter H.

            • RRP: $273.00
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            'The Precautionary Principle' - allowing or favoring regulation of risks despite uncertainty - has been at the center of debates about European and US risk management since the 1990s. This study goes beyond the rhetoric of precaution as an abstract principle and test the reality ...of precaution in practice.
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            ISBN 9781933115863
            Released AU 8 Dec 2010
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Uncertainty and Risk: Multidisciplinary Perspectives
             

            Uncertainty and Risk: Multidisciplinary Perspectives (Paperback)

            Edited by Bammer, Gabriele; Smithson, Michael; Contributions by Attewell, Robyn; Buckman, Stephen; Curthoys, Ann

            • RRP: $73.99
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            Examines uncertainty in emergency management, intelligence, law enforcement, music, policy and politics. This book offers major conceptual strands in uncertainty thinking and develops an integrated view of the nature of uncertainty, uncertainty as a motivating or de-motivating fo...rce, and strategies for coping and managing under uncertainty.
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            ISBN 9781844078516
            Released AU 16 Jul 2009
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Earthscan Risk in Society
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            Decision Making: Cognitive Models and Explanations
             

            Decision Making: Cognitive Models and Explanations (Hardback)

            Edited by Crozier, Ray; Ranyard, Rob; Svenson, Ola

            • RRP: $221.00
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            This work, in the ROUTLEDGE FRONTIERS OF COGNITIVE SCIENCE series, is a collection of recent research on the actual processes that humans use when making decisions in their everyday lives and in business situations. The contributors use cognitive psychological techniques to break... down the constituent processes and set them in their social context.
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            ISBN 9780415158183
            Released AU 9 Oct 1997
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Frontiers of Cognitive Science
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            Risk and Technological Culture: Towards a Sociology of Virulence

            Risk and Technological Culture: Towards a Sociology of Virulence (Hardback)

            By Van Loon, Joost

            • RRP: $252.00
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            In this new work van Loon demonstrates how new technologies are transforming the character of risk and examines the relationship between technological culture and society through chapters on ecology, crime and communication.

            ISBN 9780415229005
            Released AU 27 Jun 2002
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series International Library of Sociology
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