Defying Conventional Wisdom

Defying Conventional Wisdom
Publisher University of Toronto Press
Release Date
Category Business & Economics
Total Pages 209
ISBN 0802080898
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

The first major study on the origins, strategies, and activities of movements and coalitions in opposition to free trade that arose in Canada and spread across North America - it captures an important developmental period in Canadian political life.

Defying Conventional Wisdom
  • Author : Jeffrey McKelvey Ayres
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 1998-01-01

The first major study on the origins, strategies, and activities of movements and coalitions in opposition to free trade that arose in Canada and spread across North America - it captures an important developmental period in Canadian political life.

Leadership Unchained
  • Author : Sara Canaday
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-03-04

In Leadership Unchained, Sara Canaday offers a unique perspective that helps modern leaders break free from the chains of conventional wisdom and blaze new trails toward even greater success. You'll learn when to apply classic principles. And when to boldly defy them.

Defying the Rule of Conventional Wisdom
  • Author : Precious Olufunke Afolayan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996

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Cracking the China Conundrum
  • Author : Yukon Huang
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-22

China's rise is altering global power relations, reshaping economic debates, and commanding tremendous public attention. Despite extensive media and academic scrutiny, the conventional wisdom about China's economy is often wrong. Cracking the China Conundrum provides a holistic and contrarian view of China's major economic, political, and foreign policy issues. Yukon

Built  Not Born
  • Author : Tom Golisano,Mike Wicks
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Leadership
  • Release Date : 2020-02-11

Wall Street Journal bestseller featuring no-nonsense lessons on what it takes to build a successful business. "Tom Golisano understands what it takes grow and thrive as a business owner at all levels, and Built, Not Born is full of practical insights for those who have made or are considering making

Managing Cataloging and the Organization of Information
  • Author : Ruth C Carter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-10-24

Discover how librarians around the world are responding to the new demands of a fast-changing profession! More computers and fewer staff, more types of resources to catalog and less time in which to study them--these are the problems librarians are facing at the dawn of a new millennium. Managing Cataloging

  • Author : Gabor George Burt
  • Publisher : Franklin Green
  • Release Date : 2011-07-03

Slingshot explores the connection between systematic creativity and smart strategy. What if you could reignite your childhood creativity in a systematic way, to overstep self-imposed limitations and to discover what you are really capable of achieving? It's all here at your fingertips. Defy conventional wisdom and give reign to your

The European Monetary System And European Monetary Union
  • Author : Michele Fratianni,Jurgen Von Hagen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-09-06

When the European Monetary System (EMS) was created in 1978, economists on both sides of the Atlantic predicted its early failure. Today, EMS is alive and well, continuing to defy conventional economic wisdom. The authors address three major questions about the European Monetary System (EMS): how it came into being, how

At the Hand of Man
  • Author : Raymond Bonner
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996-09-01

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Conventional Wisdom and American Elections
  • Author : Jody C. Baumgartner,Peter L. Francia,Professor Peter L Francia
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2008

List of illustrations --Preface --pt. 1. Voters --1. Thebig year for the youth vote : myth and reality --2. The"America divided" myth : red states, blue states, and other gaps --3. Themyth of the vanishing voters and the rise of the independent voter --pt. 2. Following campaigns --4. Misconceptions about the e-campaign : what

Goldberger s War
  • Author : Alan M. Kraut
  • Publisher : Hill and Wang
  • Release Date : 2021-05-25

Goldberger's War chronicles one of the U.S. Public Health Service's most renowned heroes--an immigrant Jew who trained as a doctor at Bellevue, became a young recruit to the federal government's health service, and ended an American plague. He did so by defying conventional wisdom, experimenting on humans, and telling

Images from the Mirror of Reality
  • Author : Nigel Hyatt
  • Publisher : FriesenPress
  • Release Date : 2017-03

Humankind is the product of millions of years of evolution. The question is, has human evolution reached a peak, or can we develop even further? Many signposts indicate that the answer is yes, we can go further. While the bulk of human evolution has been a blind, unconscious process, rather

Half Earth  Our Planet s Fight for Life
  • Author : Edward O. Wilson
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2016-03-07

"An audacious and concrete proposal…Half-Earth completes the 86-year-old Wilson’s valedictory trilogy on the human animal and our place on the planet." —Jedediah Purdy, New Republic In his most urgent book to date, Pulitzer Prize–winning author and world-renowned biologist Edward O. Wilson states that in order to stave

The Unincorporated Man
  • Author : Dani Kollin,Eytan Kollin
  • Publisher : Tor Books
  • Release Date : 2010-04-27

Dani and Eytan Kollin's The Unincorporated Man is a provocative social/political/economic novel that takes place in the future, after civilization has fallen into complete economic collapse. This reborn civilization is one in which every individual is incorporated at birth, and spends many years trying to attain control over

Involuntary Witness
  • Author : Gianrico Carofiglio
  • Publisher : Bitter Lemon Press
  • Release Date : 2005-11-01

A black immigrant is accused of child murder in Italy; the court procedural is tainted with racism.