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The Little Book of Lykke


  • Author: Meik Wiking
  • Release Date : 2017-12-26
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 112864473 Bytes


Join the happiness revolution! The author of the New York Times bestseller The Little Book of Hygge offers more inspiration and suggestions for achieving greater happiness, by practicing Lykke (LOO-ka)—pursuing and finding the good that exists in the world around us every day.While the Danes are the happiest people on the planet, happiness isn’t exclusively Danish; cultures around the world have their own unique approaches to leading a contented, fulfilled life. For his work at the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, Meik Wiking travels the globe from Dubai to Finland, Rio de Janeiro to Bhutan, South Korea to the United States, to discover the secrets of the very happiest people.In The Little Book of Lykke, Meik identifies the six factors...

Handbook of Trust Research

Handbook of Trust Research


  • Author : Reinhard Bachmann
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • Genre: Reference
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  • ISBN 10 : 1847202810


Handbook of Trust Research Book Description :

In recent times, research on trust has become a major field in the domain of management and in the social sciences as a whole. The Handbook of Trust Research presents a timely and comprehensive account of the most important work undertaken in this lively and emerging field over the past ten to fifteen years. Presenting a broad range of approaches to issues on trust, the Handbook features 22 articles from a variety of disciplines on the study of trust in both organizational and societal contexts. With contributions from some of the most eminent names in the field of trust research, this international collaboration is an imaginative and informative reference tool to aid research in this engaging area for years to come. The Handbook contributes to an ar...

Handbook of Advances in Trust Research

Handbook of Advances in Trust Research


  • Author : Reinhard Bachmann
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-09-30
  • Genre: Business & Economics
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780857931382


Handbook of Advances in Trust Research Book Description :

The Handbook of Advances in Trust Research represents new and important developments in trust research. The contributors are all prominent and highly respected experts in the field. They provide a contemporary overview of the most crucial issues in cur...

Handbook of Research Methods on Trust

Handbook of Research Methods on Trust


  • Author : Fergus Lyon
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857932013


Handbook of Research Methods on Trust Book Description :

'A tour-de-force of trust research methodologies, from surveys methods to critical incidents to hermeneutics. . . will prove invaluable to trust researchers of every stripe.' Aks Zaheer, University of Minnesota, US 'This book fills an important gap. The burgeoning field of trust research has employed a wide variety of definitions and methods, but until the appearance of this Handbook there was no comprehensive overview of them. Its contributions, many written by leading international experts, cover conceptual issues as well as qualitative and quantitative methods. The editors are all working at the frontiers of trust research and in this Handbook they have compiled an indispensable source of reference for years to come.' John Child, University of Bir...

Handbook of Research on Negotiation

Handbook of Research on Negotiation


  • Author : Mara Olekalns
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781781005903


Handbook of Research on Negotiation Book Description :

This Handbook combines a review of negotiation research with state-of-the-art commentary on the future of negotiation theory and research. Leading international scholars give insight into both the factors known to shape negotiation and the questions that we need to answer as we strive to deepen our understanding of the negotiation process. This Handbook provides analyses of the negotiation process from four distinct perspectives: negotiators' cognition and emotion, social processes and social inferences, communication processes, and complex negotiations, covering trade, peace, environment, and crisis negotiations. Providing an introduction to key topics in negotiation, written by leading researchers in the field, the book will prove insightful for un...

Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law

Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law


  • Author : D. Gordon Smith
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781784714833


Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law Book Description :

The Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law offers specially commissioned chapters written by leading scholars and covers a wide range of important topics in fiduciary law. Topical contributions discuss: various fiduciary relationships; the duty of loyalty and other fiduciary obligations; fiduciary remedies; the role of equity; the role of trust; international and comparative perspectives; and public fiduciary law. This Research Handbook will be of interest to readers concerned with both theory and practice, as it incorporates significant new insights and developments in the field....

Handbook of Research Methods on Trust

Handbook of Research Methods on Trust


  • Author : Fergus Lyon
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-08-28
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781782547419


Handbook of Research Methods on Trust Book Description :

Drawing together a wealth of research methods knowledge gained by trust researchers into one essential volume, this book provides an authoritative in-depth consideration of quantitative and qualitative methods for empirical study of trust in the social...

The Routledge Handbook of Trust and Philosophy

The Routledge Handbook of Trust and Philosophy


  • Author : Judith Simon
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-06-23
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134881673


The Routledge Handbook of Trust and Philosophy Book Description :

Trust is pervasive in our lives. Both our simplest actions – like buying a coffee, or crossing the street – as well as the functions of large collective institutions – like those of corporations and nation states – would not be possible without it. Yet only in the last several decades has trust started to receive focused attention from philosophers as a specific topic of investigation. The Routledge Handbook of Trust and Philosophy brings together 31 never-before published chapters, accessible for both students and researchers, created to cover the most salient topics in the various theories of trust. The Handbook is broken up into three sections: I. What is Trust? II. Whom to Trust? III. Trust in Knowledge, Science, and Technology The Handbo...

Handbook on Political Trust

Handbook on Political Trust


  • Author : Sonja Zmerli
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-01-27
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781782545118


Handbook on Political Trust Book Description :

Political trust – in government, parliament, or political parties – has taken centre stage in political science for more than half a century, reflecting ongoing concerns with the legitimacy and functioning of representative democracy. To provide scholars, students and policy makers with a tool to navigate through the complexity of causes and consequences of political trust, this Handbook offers an excellent overview of the conceptual, theoretical, methodological and empirical state of the art, complemented by accounts of regional particularities, and authored by international experts in this field....

Handbook of Research on Narrative Advertising

Handbook of Research on Narrative Advertising


  • Author : Yilmaz, Recep
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-06-28
  • Genre: Business & Economics
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781522597919


Handbook of Research on Narrative Advertising Book Description :

Narration can be conceptualized as conveying two or more events (or an event with a situation) that are logically interrelated and take place over time and have a consistent topic. The concept includes every storytelling text. The advertisement is one of the text types that includes a story, and the phenomenon conceptualized as advertising narration has gained new dimensions with the widespread use of digital media. The Handbook of Research on Narrative Advertising is an essential reference source that investigates fundamental marketing concepts and addresses the new dimensions of advertising with the universal use of digital media. Featuring research on topics such as branding, mobile marketing, and consumer engagement, business professionals, copyw...

Handbook of Research on Emerging Developments in Data Privacy

Handbook of Research on Emerging Developments in Data Privacy


  • Author : Gupta, Manish
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2014-12-31
  • Genre: Computers
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781466673823


Handbook of Research on Emerging Developments in Data Privacy Book Description :

Data collection allows today’s businesses to cater to each customer’s individual needs and provides a necessary edge in a competitive market. However, any breach in confidentiality can cause serious consequences for both the consumer and the company. The Handbook of Research on Emerging Developments in Data Privacy brings together new ideas on how to deal with potential leaks of valuable customer information. Highlighting the legal aspects of identity protection, trust and security, and detection techniques, this comprehensive work is a valuable resource for any business, legal, or technology professional looking to improve information security within their organization....