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The Occupy Wall Street movement is, to Morris Berman, an unsurprising uprising against evident society-wide dysfunction. However, though he’s hopeful they’ll succeed, he’s written an entire book chronicling rebellions—from the left and from the right—against what he calls America’s “hustle culture,” and he shows the protesters have 400 years of history going against them.
Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and EMBO today announced that EMBO Molecular Medicine will, as of March 2012, join the Wiley Open Access publishing program.
Dr. Vera Köster, Website & Managing Editor, Wiley-VCH, is the recipient of this year’s prize of the Society of German Chemists (GDCh) for journalists and writers.
Wiley-Blackwell today announced a partnership with the Society of Actuaries to publish six prestigious publications in the field of actuarial science beginning in 2012.
In 2012 Wiley-Blackwell, the Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., will begin publishing 44 titles new to its journal program, including 16 new launches and 40 journals published in collaboration with societies or other organizations.
Wiley-Blackwell today expanded its partnership with the British Educational Research Association (BERA) by announcing the publication of two further journals together. In 2013 the British Journal of Educational Technology will be joined at Wiley-Blackwell by the British Educational Research Journal and the new Review of Education: An International Journal of Major Studies in Education.
The inaugural issue of the Journal of the American Heart Association is now live.
New Edition Released, ‘Red Capitalism: The Fragile Financial Foundation of China's Extraordinary Rise'
Authors Carl Walter and Fraser Howie tell the story of China’s incredible ascension, how it got to where it is now, and what the future holds in the second edition of ‘Red Capitalism: The Fragile Financial Foundation of China's Extraordinary Rise, Revised Edition’.
World-Renowned Thought Leader, Bruce Schneier, Writes New Book On How To Solve The Most Important Problem We Face In Society And Business: Trust
REGULATING WALL STREET has been honored with a 2011 PROSE Awards.
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As 11 different regulatory agencies now begin the process of adopting the Dodd-Frank Act’s 243 new formal rules, more than 40 NYU Stern finance faculty have come together to offer key proposals to integrate into this critical legislation whose outcomes will shape the future of global financial architecture for years to come.
Potentially key fingerprint evidence is currently not being considered due to shortcomings in the way it is reported, according to a report published today in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association. Researchers involved in the study have devised a statistical model to enable the weight of fingerprint evidence to be quantified, paving the way for its full inclusion in the criminal identification process.
Meticulous forward planning, effective casualty assessment by a senior surgeon and efficient teamwork by medical and administrative staff are essential when handling injuries sustained in major terrorist incidents. Those are some of the key findings of a paper published in the March issue of BJS, the British Journal of Surgery, on the 2008 Mumbai attack, which lasted more than 60 hours and resulted in nearly 300 casualties and over a hundred deaths.
Arab uprisings one year on – Egypt cannot afford to miss the signs of a revolution twice, warns report
On the first anniversary of the Egyptian uprisings, the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) releases new analysis of why and how the Arab uprisings began and what this means for human rights and public policy.
This April 14 will be the 100th anniversary of the sinking. The Dummies series brings an informative guide that helps separate fact from fiction with facsimile reprints of original documents, engravings, articles, and manifests.
Eight years since the first publication, this second edition includes updated information about Kim Jong Il's succession plans and the latest scoop on the talks of hindering North Korea's nuclear ambitions.
Wiley-VCH, part of the scientific and technical publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and ChemPubSoc Europe, an association of 16 chemical societies, have announced the launch of ChemPlusChem, a multidisciplinary journal centering on chemistry.
How should parents respond when their four years old son insists on wearing girls’ clothes, or their daughter switches to using a male version of their name? These are the questions increasingly being asked of family therapist Jean Malpas who writes in Family Process about a new approach to support parents with gender nonconforming and transgender children.
Independent and former Washington Post writer Michael Hill argues that all the myopic, profit-driven activities commonly practiced in today's economy are destroying long-term wealth building capacity and creating wealth disparity.