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Visit tomorrowland: buildings for a sustainable future

The Tomorrowland summit brought together architects, engineers, academics, scientists, investors and industry around the future of the built environment: resilience and net zero carbon buildings.
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Tax, social policy and gender: rethinking equality and efficiency

Calls for a rethinking of equality and efficiency in tax and social policy and provides new policy solutions.
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Crown and sword: executive power and the use of force by the Australian Defence Force

The domestic legal authority cited for Australian Defence Force operations is the often poorly understood concept of executive power, which is power that derives from executive and not parliamentary authority. This book seeks to find the limits to the exercise of this extraordinary power.
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Navigating boundaries: the Asian diaspora in Torres Strait

This book draws on an extensive, widely dispersed body of information, including much unpublished material, in order to narrate stories of the Asian diaspora communities of Torres Strait, north Queensland.
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World report 2018: events of 2017

This report summarises key human rights issues in more than 90 countries and territories worldwide, drawing on events from late 2016 through November 2017.
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World report 2017: events of 2016

World Report 2017 summarizes key human rights issues in more than 90 countries and territories worldwide. It reflects investigative work that Human Rights Watch staff undertook in 2016, usually in close partnership with human rights activists in the country in focus.
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The value of urban design

The Value of Urban Design represents a ground-breaking attempt to pin down the economic, social and environmental value of good urban design.
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Asian economic integration in an era of global uncertainty

This volume describes the state of play in Asian economic integration but also looks forward to the region’s future and the role it might play in defending the global system that has underwritten its historic rise.
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Value for money: budget and financial management reform in the People's Republic of China, Taiwan and Australia

This book presents and discusses a selection of papers developed from the Greater China Australia Dialogue on Public Administration’s fifth workshop held in late 2015, which focused on budget and financial management reforms, including how different nations account for the relative performance of their public...