Crises Of Character

✏Book Title : Handbook of Crisis and Emergency Management
✏Author : Ali Farazmand
✏Publisher : CRC Press
✏Release Date : 2001-06-22
✏Pages : 788
✏ISBN : 1420002457
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Handbook of Crisis and Emergency Management Book Summary : Including contributions from sixty international authors, this book examines emergency responses to environmental dangers such as chemical fires, hazardous material and oil spills, nuclear reactor accidents, and earthquakes, and crises in the environment, global public service, and politics. It covers a wide range of international issues and topics, using various analyses, including critical, descriptive, empirical, quantitative, and normative methods. The book discusses approaches to natural disasters, resolutions to cultural, religious, and political tensions, terrorism and the potential use of biological, chemical, and nuclear weapons, the role of crisis public relations, and more.

✏Book Title : Female Silences Turkey s Crises
✏Author : Özlem Güçlü
✏Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
✏Release Date : 2016-06-22
✏Pages : 220
✏ISBN : 9781443896436
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Female Silences Turkey s Crises Book Summary : In the mid-1990s Turkish cinema experienced a remarkable revival. However, what is particularly unusual about this revival is the emergence of a new representational form: silent, inaudible characters. Equally unusual is the fact that this new on-screen silence had a gender(ed/ing) aspect, since, for the most part, the mute(d) characters were female. This book focuses on these newly emergent silent female characters in the new cinema of Turkey, and explores the relationship between the ‘new’ female representational form, the ‘new’ cinema of Turkey, and the ‘new’ socio-political climate in Turkey after the September 12, 1980 military coup. It investigates two central questions: what are the functions, formations and operations of these silent female characters, and why did this female representational form emerge specifically in this timeframe? Bearing a cinematic function of instrumentality and exposing, one way or another, a close association between point of view and discursive authority in the films studied, the silent female representational form in the new cinema of Turkey is a cinematic symptom of the on-going struggle over the disrupted orders of gender, nation and national memory due to an increase in thus-far silenced or marginalized voices in Turkey. The silent form not only functions as a cinematic instrument to reveal crises in hegemonic power positions, but also becomes a battleground within a struggle for (re)obtaining a position of discursive authority in the realms of gender, nation and past. The silent form in itself becomes an instrument on the discursive level, which enables a response to Turkey’s crises in these three interconnected realms in the post-1980s.

📒Building Reputational Capital ✍ Kevin T. Jackson

✏Book Title : Building Reputational Capital
✏Author : Kevin T. Jackson
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2004-04-08
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9780199923960
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Building Reputational Capital Book Summary : In the aftermath of scandals such as those at Enron and WorldCom, there is a growing suspicion of the corporate world. For this reason it is more important than ever for firms to maintain a good reputation. In Building Reputational Capital, Kevin T. Jackson offers a practical guide to taking the high road--the only path that leads to lasting success. Based on extensive research and real-world experience, Building Reputational Capital reveals basic principles of integrity and fairness with which firms can build an enduring reputation. More than image, a firm's reputation is a form of capital often neglected in the boardroom and overlooked in conventional analyses of financial statements. Speaking directly to the work experience of real people in practical business settings, Jackson couples each principle with straightforward actions that drive management systems, and he provides tested strategies--from downsizing techniques to e-commerce tips--that cultivate the hidden power of a good reputation. He outlines the advantages of a superior reputation (simply put, people want to work for, invest in, and do business with a company or person with integrity), describes the vital role the firm's leader must play, offers ways to build and protect your reputation on the Internet (from defusing Internet rumors to creating an online community), and shows how to rescue your reputation once disaster hits. Perhaps most important, he shows how to strike the right balance of virtues like authenticity, honesty, responsibility, and stewardship of the environment, employees, and the economy. Highlighted with real-life success stories--from giants like Hewlett-Packard to small firms like Thanksgiving Coffee Company (which invests part of its revenues in the Central American villages in which its beans are grown), Building Reputational Capital offers a simple but effective guide for executives, managers, entrepreneurs, legal professionals, and corporate consultants.

✏Book Title : Applied Crisis Communication and Crisis Management
✏Author : W. Timothy Coombs
✏Publisher : SAGE Publications
✏Release Date : 2013-06-11
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781483321608
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Applied Crisis Communication and Crisis Management Book Summary : Designed to give students and public relations professionals the knowledge and skills they need to become successful crisis managers, Applied Crisis Communication and Crisis Management: Cases and Exercises by W. Timothy Coombs, includes a wide range of cases that explore crisis communication and management in action using a practical approach. In the first two chapters, the author introduces key theories and principles in crisis communication, which students apply by analyzing 17 cases drawn from recent headlines. Cases are explored from pre-crisis, mid-crisis, and post-crisis communication perspectives, and include a range of predominant crisis scenarios from product recalls to lawsuits to environmental disasters.

✏Book Title : Crises and Cycles
✏Author :
✏Publisher : Ludwig von Mises Institute
✏Release Date : 1938
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9781610162791
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Crises and Cycles Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Crisis Management in the Tourism Industry
✏Author : Dirk Glaesser
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2004-02-18
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9781136413209
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Crisis Management in the Tourism Industry Book Summary : The tourism industry is arguably one of the most important sources of income and foreign exchange, and is growing rapidly. However, national and international crises have huge negative economic consequences. Crisis Management in the Tourism Industry aims to illustrate the theories and actions that can be taken to better understand consumer, economic and environmental reaction in order for the businesses involved to be more prepared for such events and how to handle their business in times of crises. Using international up to date case studies this text discusses: * The influential effect of the mass media * How crises effect the purchase decision process * Destination branding/image and its manipulation * Preventative crises management and strategies

✏Book Title : Crises and Sequences in Political Development SPD 7
✏Author : Leonard Binder
✏Publisher : Princeton University Press
✏Release Date : 2015-03-08
✏Pages : 340
✏ISBN : 9781400867370
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Crises and Sequences in Political Development SPD 7 Book Summary : Contents: I. "Crises of Political Development," Leonard Binder. II. "The Development Syndrome: Differentiation- Equality-Capacity," James S. Colcman. III. "Identity and the Political Culture," Lucian W. Pye. IV. "The Legitimacy Crisis," Lucian W. Pye. V. "Political Participation: Crisis of the Political Process," Myron Weiner. VI. "Penetration: A Crisis of Governmental Capacity," Joseph LaPalombara. VII. "Distribution: A Crisis of Resource Management," Joseph LaPalombara. VIII. "Sequences and Development," Sidney Verba. Index. Originally published in 1971. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

📒Conservatism And Crisis ✍ David J. Rosner

✏Book Title : Conservatism and Crisis
✏Author : David J. Rosner
✏Publisher : Lexington Books
✏Release Date : 2012-07-25
✏Pages : 138
✏ISBN : 9780739175521
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Conservatism and Crisis Book Summary : What happens to a culture when it’s most basic assumptions are questioned and rejected, but no new ones are offered to replace them? This book critically analyzes anti-modernist philosophy, the (perhaps futile) attempt to recover traditional worldviews and belief systems in order to cope with the void of meaning engendered by the upheavals of modernity. The textual focus of this book is interwar Germany, as it provides a dramatic and relatively recent example of cultural crisis, with a rich philosophical literature. The writings of Heidegger, Junger, Spengler, and others are discussed in detail. Key themes will be applied to our contemporary post-modern condition as well. The book examines the dangers of anti-modernism, both past and the present, but also discusses some of its implicit appeals.

✏Book Title : Crises in the Atlantic Alliance
✏Author : L. Eznack
✏Publisher : Springer
✏Release Date : 2012-11-28
✏Pages : 193
✏ISBN : 9781137289322
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Crises in the Atlantic Alliance Book Summary : Through a theoretical and empirical examination of the 1956 Suez Crisis, the 1966 NATO crisis, and the 2003 Iraq crisis, Eznack explores the connections between affect and emotion, the occurrence of crises, and the repair of those crises in close allies' relationships, and provides a new perspective on alliances and friendly relations among states.

📒When Economic Crises Endure ✍ Jacques Mazier

✏Book Title : When Economic Crises Endure
✏Author : Jacques Mazier
✏Publisher : M.E. Sharpe
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 261
✏ISBN : 1563245698
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏When Economic Crises Endure Book Summary : This work represents the French Regulation School approach to the study of economics. Regulationists focus on the long-term evolution of capitalist economies with a strong emphasis on cross-country comparisons. Their theory centers on the notion of "accumulation regimes", a concept that analyzes long-wave growth patterns and how those patterns were shaped by five key regulatory mechanisms: 1) forms of competition; 2) the socio-technical system covering all aspects of the capital-labor relation; 3) money; 4) forms of state intervention; and 5) arrangements regulating international economic relations. Methodologically, their approach is very flexible and innovative, ranging from econometric models to interdisciplinary studies.