Public Policymaking in Hong Kong: Civic Engagement and State-Society Relations in a Semi-Democracy (Comparative Development and Policy in Asia)by Eliza W.Y. Lee • Elaine Y.M. Chan • Joseph C.W. Chan • Peter T.Y. Cheung • Wai Fung Lam • Wai Man Lam
Why and how has civic engagement emerged in the policy process of Hong Kong as an Asian semi-democratic state? This book attempts to answer this question through examining six cases that straddle diverse policy domains. It identifies three explanatory factors, namely, the profile of a policy domain,... MoreLanguage: ENGCopyright: 2013
by Ram Dass • Swami Satchidananda • Sant Keshavadas • Rabbi Joseph Gelberman • Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach • Br. David Steindl-Rast, O.S.B.
The talks presented in this volume, first published in 1977, were originally delivered during a retreat in New York, in which speakers from a variety of spiritual traditions were represented. It aims to show the value of yoga in everyday life, and its relation to many other religions and philosophie... MoreLanguage: ENGCopyright: 1977
by Mohammad Abdolahipour • Fateh Aljane • Azam Amiri • Maria L Amodio • Francisco C Balas • Patrick Brown • Zeinab Bolboli • Anshul Chawla • Pasqualina Colasuonno • Giancarlo Colelli • Neda Dalir • Naser Davatgar • Birgül Ertan • Engin Ertan • Louise Ferguson • Giuseppe Ferrara • Badii Gaaliche • Ana I Galván • A. J Galán • Carlos A. Garza • Jan H. Giliomee • Phoebe Gordon • Matthew J. Grieshop • G Dalkiliç Günver • Professor Jose Ignacio Hormaza • Akihiro Hosomi • Hidetoshi Ikegami • Ali Akbar Kamgar-Haghighi • Finn Kjellberg • Moslem Jafari • Zhihong Li • Margarita López Corrales • Mahshad Maghoumi • Giuseppe Massimino Cocuzza • Chabane Mazri • Andrea Mazzeo • Themis J. Michailides • Reza Mostowfizadeh-Ghalamfarsa • Diganta Narzary • Mohamed H Neily • Hitoshi Nogata • Professor A Aytekin Polat • Asghar Ramezanian • Jean-Yves Rasplus • Maria G.F. Rodrigues • Sead Sabanadzovic • Rajwinder K. Sandhu • Manuel Joaquín Serradilla Sánchez • Zeinab Shokoohi • Federica Spagnoli • Vassilio Stournaras • Mohammad H. Tarazkar • Ioannis Tzanetakis • Simon Van Noort • Alimohammad Yavari • Hiroshi Yakushiji • Yue Zhang • Megan Crivelli • Tatjana K Kokaj • Souhila Mahmoudi • Ilaria Marcotuli
The common fig Ficus carica L. is an ancient fruit native to the Mediterranean. Dried figs have been successfully produced and processed in arid regions with little sophisticated infrastructure for centuries. Figs are rich in fibre, trace minerals, polyphenols and vitamins, with higher nutrient leve... MoreLanguage: ENGCopyright: 2022