European Policy Implementation and Higher Education: by Cristina Sin, Amélia Veiga, Alberto Amaral

By Cristina Sin, Amélia Veiga, Alberto Amaral

This booklet offers a severe research of the implementation of the Bologna procedure, its achievements and outcomes, in addition to its mess ups and absence of convergence difficulties. over the past decade the implementation of the Bologna procedure, an bold reform of eu better schooling structures, has attracted awareness from politicians, teachers, scholars and students in greater schooling coverage. Taking Portugal as a case research, the ebook comprises an research of the perceptions and the practices, shaped on the institutional point in admire of the foremost targets laid down on the ecu point, specifically employability, mobility and popularity.

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European Data Protection: Coming of Age by Rachel L. Finn, David Wright, Michael Friedewald (auth.),

By Rachel L. Finn, David Wright, Michael Friedewald (auth.), Serge Gutwirth, Ronald Leenes, Paul de Hert, Yves Poullet (eds.)

On 25 January 2012, the eu fee offered its lengthy awaited new “Data defense package”. With this idea for a drastic revision of the knowledge defense framework in Europe, it really is reasonable to claim that we're witnessing a rebirth of eu information defense, and maybe, its passage from an impulsive formative years to a extra mature country. know-how advances swiftly and cellular units are considerably altering the panorama. more and more, we supply strong, attached, units, whose place and actions may be monitored via a variety of stakeholders. Very strong social community websites emerged within the first half final decade, processing own facts of many thousands of clients. Updating the regulatory community used to be impending and the presentation of the recent package deal will begin a interval of extreme debate within which the proposals could be completely commented upon and criticized, and various amendments will definitely be proposed.

This quantity brings jointly a few 19 chapters supplying conceptual analyses, highlighting concerns, presenting ideas, and discussing practices relating to privateness and information safety. within the first a part of the e-book, conceptual analyses of ideas equivalent to privateness and anonymity are supplied. the second one part makes a speciality of the contrasted positions of electronic natives and getting old clients within the details society. The 3rd part offers 4 chapters on privateness via layout, together with discussions on roadmapping and urban options. The fourth part is dedicated to surveillance and profiling, with illustrations from the area of clever metering, self-surveillance and the advantages and dangers of profiling. The ebook concludes with case stories bearing on speaking privateness in organizations, the destiny of an information security manager in a single of the ecu member states and information defense in social community websites and on-line media.

This quantity brings jointly a few 19 chapters supplying conceptual analyses, highlighting concerns, featuring options, and discussing practices concerning privateness and knowledge security. within the first a part of the publication, conceptual analyses of thoughts resembling privateness and anonymity are supplied. the second one part makes a speciality of the contrasted positions of electronic natives and growing older clients within the details society. The 3rd part presents 4 chapters on privateness by way of layout, together with discussions on roadmapping and urban concepts. The fourth part is dedicated to surveillance and profiling, with illustrations from the area of shrewdpermanent metering, self-surveillance and the advantages and dangers of profiling. The e-book concludes with case reviews concerning speaking privateness in enterprises, the destiny of a knowledge security manager in a single of the european member states and information defense in social community websites and on-line media.

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European Retail Research: 2010 I Volume 24 Issue I by Peter Schnedlitz, Dirk Morschett, Thomas Rudolph, Hanna

By Peter Schnedlitz, Dirk Morschett, Thomas Rudolph, Hanna Schramm-Klein, Bernhard Swoboda

The purpose of ecu Retail examine is to submit fascinating manuscripts of top quality and innovativeness with a spotlight on retail researchers, retail teachers, retail scholars and retail executives. because it has consistently been, retail executives are a part of the objective crew and the data move among retail examine and retail administration continues to be part of the publication's idea. ecu Retail study welcomes manuscripts on unique theoretical or conceptual contributions in addition to empirical learn - dependent both on large-scale empirical info or at the case-study procedure. Following the state-of-the-art in retail examine, articles on any significant concerns that difficulty the overall box of retailing and distribution are welcome. The assessment procedure will help the authors in bettering the standard in their paintings and should supply them a reviewed book outlet. a part of the concept that of ecu Retail study is a brief e-book platform with a quick procession from manuscript submission to ultimate ebook.

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