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The Social Sciences Empowered

The Social Sciences Empowered

CRC Press. 2020

The Social Sciences Empowered contains papers presented at the 7th International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Science 2018 (ICIBSoS 2018), held 21-22 July 2018, Bangkok, Thailand, 22-23 September 2018, Bali, Indonesia, 6-7 October 2018, Kuta, Bali, Indonesia, and 24-25 November 2018, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. ICIBSoS 2018 provided the economic and social analysis necessary for addressing issues in Humanities disciplines such as Education, Sociology, Anthropology, Politics,...

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Tax Relief - Law, Explanation & Analysis

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Tax Relief - Law, Explanation & Analysis

With the publication of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tax Relief: Law, Explanation & Analysis, Wolters Kluwer is providing practitioners with a single integrated source for law and explanation of the tax provisions of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act as well as other important guidance issued by the IRS. This volume includes the text of amended sections of the Internal Revenue Code, Congressional reports, and detailed...

Islamic Spirituality

Islamic Spirituality

Routledge. 2013

Originally published 1987. The first part of the volume is concerned with "The Roots of the Islamic Tradition and Spirituality". These are seen to include the Qu’ran as the central theophany of Islam, the Prophet who received the word of God and made it known to mankind and the rites of Islam. The second part examines the divisions of the Islamic community with their distinctive pieties and emphases: Sunnism and Shi’ism and female spirituality. Part III is devoted to Sufism – its nature and...

Tomorrow's Tourist: Scenarios & Trends

Tomorrow's Tourist: Scenarios & Trends

Routledge. 2009

By 2030, China will be the world’s largest tourism destination, holidays in Outer Space will be the ultimate luxury experience, extreme Swedish ironing will be an Olympic Sport, embedded technologies will be the norm in future tourists and skiing in the Alps will be no more. These are some of the changes that will occur between now and 2030 that will change world tourism. Tomorrows Tourist: Scenarios & Trends enables readers to imagine what a future tourist might be, where they will go and...

Tobacco: The Growing Epidemic

Tobacco: The Growing Epidemic

Springer Science & Business Media. 2012

This book contains the full proceedings of the Tenth World Conference on Tobacco or Health, held 24-28 August 1997 in Beijing, China, and hosted by the Chinese Association on Smoking and Health and the Chinese Medical Association. Tobacco is now causing a worldwide epidemic of premature death and disability, affecting first men and then women in developed countries, and now increasingly affecting developing countries. The theme "Tobacco: The Growing Epidemic" was chosen to reflect the...