‘People are Creating Policy up There, They are Not Coming Down’: Nurses’ Views on the Expansion of Routine Provider-Initiated HIV Testing and Counselling in Nairobi, Kenya (Report)

Introduction In this report, we present selected findings from an exploratory piece of qualitative research on HIV testing that was undertaken in 2007-2008 with nurses in Nairobi, Kenya. At the same time, we share our own story of how this research came about and how NHIVNA research funding was able to lay the foundations for […]

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Beyond the Hole In the Wall

Ten years ago, educator Sugata Mitra and his colleagues cracked open a hole in a wall bordering an urban slum in New Delhi, installed a networked PC, and left it there for the local children to freely explore. What they quickly saw in their ‘Hole in the Wall’ experiment was that kids from one of […]

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Group decision-making The Ultimate Step-By-Step Guide

How do we go about Comparing Group decision-making approaches/solutions? Are there any specific expectations or concerns about the Group decision-making team, Group decision-making itself? How does the Group decision-making manager ensure against scope creep? What situation(s) led to this Group decision-making Self Assessment? Who sets the Group decision-making standards? Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a […]

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Person-Centred Counselling Supervision

Each preceding book in the Living Therapy series provides a demonstration of the application of the person-centred approach to counselling and psychotherapy to clients presenting with particular issues. To complement these, this book focuses more on the supervisory element of the therapeutic process. It brings together examples of supervision sessions from the Living Therapy series, […]

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Your Creative Brain

Research-based techniques that show everyone how to expand creativity and increase productivity Harvard psychologist Shelley Carson?s provocative book, published in partnership with Harvard Health Publications, reveals why creativity isn’t something only scientists, investors, artists, writers, and musicians enjoy; in fact, all of us use our creative brains every day at home, work and play.  Each […]

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Neuroeconomic and Behavioral Aspects of Decision Making

This proceedings volume presents the latest scientific research and trends in experimental economics, with particular focus on neuroeconomics. Derived from the 2016 Computational Methods in Experimental Economics (CMEE) conference held in Szczecin, Poland, this book features research and analysis of novel computational methods in neuroeconomics. Neuroeconomics is an interdisciplinary field that combines neuroscience, psychology and […]

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Energy Counselling and Modern IT: Drawing on Web 2.0 for a Greener World (Green ICT, Energy and Climate Change)

In Sweden, the municipal energy counselling and the Swedish Energy Agency are two governmental actors providing independent advice on energy-related topics to the general public and to Swedish organisations. In addition to these two, there are local and foreign commercial and idealistic actors, more or less obviously representing interested parties. Yet a type of counselling […]

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My Job Interview

Questo eBook rappresenta uno strumento utile per preparare laureandi e neolaureati al loro primo colloquio di lavoro. Le sezioni si susseguono seguendo il percorso cronologico dell’esperienza che il candidato incontrerà, suddivisa quindi in “prima”, “durante” e “dopo” il colloquio. Nella prima sezione (Prepararsi all’incontro) vengono trattati tre aspetti chiave che permetteranno di arrivare preparati e […]

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Engineering Decision Making and Risk Management

IIE/Joint Publishers Book of the Year Award 2016! Awarded for ‘an outstanding published book that focuses on a facet of industrial engineering, improves education, or furthers the profession’. Engineering Decision Making and Risk Management emphasizes practical issues and examples of decision making with applications in engineering design and management Featuring a blend of theoretical and […]

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