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The Paradox of Skills
Language: en
Pages: 139
Authors: Linda Anne Barkas
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-13 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The objectives underpinning the policies to expand and widen participation have impacted on university provision to help students improve their general literacy and academic writing skills. This book examines how and why Students’ Skills Centres, (SSCs), gained such a hold in the sector, despite the contentious nature of the research
Underperforming Adults?
Language: en
Pages: 15
Authors: Andrew Parkin
Categories: Education
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The Paradox of Power and Weakness
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: George Kunz
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Offers an alternative paradigm for psychology, one that reflects Levinas's criticism of a self-centered notion of identity. Reveals the secret of an "authentic" altruism through a phenomenology of both power and weakness, and of the paradoxes of the weakness of power and the power of weakness.
The Paradox of Transgression in Games
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Torill Elvira Mortensen, Kristine Jørgensen
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-24 - Publisher: Routledge

The Paradox of Transgression in Games looks at transgressive games as an aesthetic experience, tackling how players respond to game content that shocks, disturbs, and distresses, and how contemporary video games can evoke intense emotional reactions. The book delves into the commercial success of many controversial videogames: although such games
The Paradox Of Wealth And Poverty
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Daniel Little
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-07 - Publisher: Routledge

We live in a time of human paradoxes. Scientific knowledge has reached a level of sophistication that permits understanding of the most arcane phenomena and yet religious fundamentalism dominates in many parts of the world. We witness the emergence of a civil, liberal constitutionalism in many regions of the world