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Stories for Boys Who Dare to Be Different

By Ben Brooks
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  • Publisher : Running Press Kids
  • Isbn : 9780762465910
  • Pages : 160
  • Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Reads : 968
  • File Pdf: stories-for-boys-who-dare-to-be-different.pdf

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!--[if gte mso 9] 800x600 ![endif]-- New York Times bestseller Boys can be anything they want to be! This timely book joins and expands the gender-role conversation and gives middle-grade boys a welcome alternative message: that masculinity can mean many things. You won't find any stories of slaying dragons or saving princesses here. In Stories for Boys Who Dare to Be Different, author Ben Brooks-with the help of Quinton Wintor's striking full-color illustrations-offers a welcome alternative narrative: one that celebrates introverts and innovators, sensitivity and resilience, individuality and expression. It's an accessible compilation of 75 famous and not-so-famous men from the past to the present day, every single one of them a rule-breaker and stereotype-smasher in his own way. Entries include Frank Ocean, Salvador Dali, Beethoven, Barack Obama, Ai Weiwei, Jesse Owens, and so many more-heroes from all walks of life and from all over the world.

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  • File Pdf: guerrilla-kindness-and-other-acts-of-creative-resistance.pdf

Book Summary:

Resistance Crafts Craftivism can be your voice of resistance: Craftivism is a non-threatening form of activism that gives people a voice when they feel voiceless and power where they feel powerless. It is an international movement for our time and noted Craftivism expert Sayraphim Lothian has put together the first-ever tutorial book on craftivism. In Guerilla Kindness: artist, scholar, activist, and YouTube art teacher Sayraphim Lothian gives you an introduction to the art of craftivism, and provides a brief history of creative resistance. This master craftivist shows you how to make and use various crafts for political and protest purposes including: • Embroidery • Cross stitch • Knitting • Stenciling • Decoupage • Stamping • and much more Join us in the Craftivism movement: Craftivism is a growing worldwide movement in which hand crafted works are being used to highlight political issues, creatively engage in activism, and encourage change in the world. Craftivists employ their works to open a space for people to be introduced to issues and to broaden the discussion surrounding them. While it might seem that this most colorful movement began recently, creative resistance has been with us for centuries around the globe, and craftivism and makers stating their mind through the medium of art is here to stay.

Godnathistorier for rebelske piger 2

By Francesca Cavallo,Elena Favilli
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Art People
  • Isbn : 9788772009520
  • Pages : 212
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reads : 546
  • File Pdf: godnathistorier-for-rebelske-piger-2.pdf

Book Summary:

100 nye fortællinger om 100 exceptionelle kvinder Her kommer opfølgeren til den sensationelle New York Times-bestseller, som inspirerer piger jorden rundt til at drømme større, sigte højere og kæmpe hårdere.Godnathistorier for rebelske piger 2 er en helt ny samling af 100 historier, der hylder ekstraordinære kvinder – fra Nefertiti til Beyoncé, fra dronning Kristina af Sverige til J.K. Rowling. Dronninger og aktivister, ballerinaer og jurister, pirater og IT-specialister, astronauter og opfindere – en fabelagtig samling, der efterlader læseren med en befriende fornemmelse af uendelige muligheder. ”Essentiel læsning for piger, men sandelig også drenge; børn, der læser denne ved sengetid, er garanteret store og inspirerende drømme.” – Fiona Noble, The Guardian ”Sengetid blev lige endnu bedre.” – Taylor Pittman, Huffington Post ”Anti-prinsessebogen, der lærer piger at være rebelske.” – Georgina Rannard, BBC News Francesca Cavallo og Elena Favilli er bestsælgende forfattere, som er oversat til mere end 40 sprog. De voksede op i Italien og har grundlagt mediefirmaet Timbuktu. Dette er en ebog med såkaldt fixed layout. Den er velegnet til læsning på læseapparater som tablets og smartphones. Den er uegnet til læsning på ældre eller mindre avancerede læseapparater.

Príbehy na dobrú noc pre rebelky 2

By Francesca Cavallo,Elena Favilli
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Albatros
  • Isbn : 9788056608258
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 514
  • File Pdf: príbehy-na-dobrú-noc-pre-rebelky-2.pdf

Book Summary:

Pokračovanie senzačného bestselleru podľa New York Times, ktorý inšpiroval dievčatá na celom svete, aby viac snívali, mierili vyššie a bojovali tvrdšie. Príbehy na dobrú noc pre rebelky 2 je úplne nová zbierka 100 príbehov na dobrú noc o výnimočných ženách, od kráľovnej Nefertiti, Beyoncé, Rosalind Franklinovej až po J. K. Rowlingovú. Kráľovné a aktivistky, baleríny a právničky, pirátky a počítačové odborníčky, astronautky a vynálezkyne – táto kniha je dôkazom, čo všetko dokážu ženy.

Histoires du soir pour filles rebelles 2

By Francesca Cavallo,Elena Favilli
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Guy Saint-Jean Éditeur
  • Isbn : 9782897585921
  • Pages : 226
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 105
  • File Pdf: histoires-du-soir-pour-filles-rebelles-2.pdf

Book Summary:

Histoires du soir pour filles rebelles rend hommage à des femmes héroïques qui, aux quatre coins du globe, ont transformé le monde à leur façon. Présentant des modèles féminins positifs issus de toutes les époques, ce livre admirablement illustré enseigne aux enfants qu’ils ont le potentiel de devenir qui ils veulent... sans compromis! Ce deuxième tome met en vedette 100 nouvelles figures féminines incontournables. Qu’elles soient pirate, scientifique, romancière, sportive, guerrière ou chanteuse, ces «rebelles» ont eu l’audace de franchir de nombreux obstacles pour réaliser leurs rêves. De Nefertiti à Beyoncé en passant par J. K. Rowling et Audrey Hepburn, ce bouquet de femmes inspirantes prouve aux enfants que peu importe leur couleur, leur statut, leur âge ou leurs moyens, ils peuvent accomplir de grandes choses. Un livre percutant à mettre entre toutes les mains!

Opowieści na dobranoc dla młodych buntowniczek 2

By Francesca Cavallo,Elena Favilli
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Sonia Draga Sp. z o.o.
  • Isbn : 9788380573253
  • Pages : 227
  • Category : Literary Criticism
  • Reads : 962
  • File Pdf: opowieści-na-dobranoc-dla-młodych-buntowniczek-2.pdf

Book Summary:

100 nowych opowieści na dobranoc, inspirowanych życiem i przygodami niezwykłych kobiet, od Nefretete do Beyonce. Po bestsellerowej części pierwszej, sprzedanej w ponad milionie egzemplarzy, Elena Favilli i Francesca Cavallo stworzyły nowy zbiór historii niezwykłych kobiet, w całości oparty na sugestiach czytelników ze wszystkich stron świata. Wyjątkowy sposób narracji przemienia każdą spisaną tu biografię w bajkę i pobudza ciekawość czytelników tak, by chcieli dowiedzieć się więcej o każdej z bohaterek. Opowieściom towarzyszą portrety, nad którymi pracowało 70 artystek z całego świata. Dodatkowo, książka zawiera ilustrowany glosariusz, dzięki któremu dzieci mogą rozszerzać swoje słownictwo, poznając historie bohaterek.

Сказки на ночь для юных бунтарок 2

By Элена Фавилли,Франческа Кавальо
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Litres
  • Isbn : 9785041581459
  • Pages :
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reads : 313
  • File Pdf: Сказки-на-ночь-для-юных-бунтарок-2.pdf

Book Summary:

Что, если принцесса не вышла замуж за прекрасного принца, а вместо этого решила полететь в космос? В этой книге собрано 100 сказок про 100 великих женщин, иллюстрированные 60 художниками со всего света. Эти сказки основаны на историях реальных женщин, совершенно разных – от балерин до космонавтов, от древних королев до современных законодательниц моды. Агата Кристи, Бейонсе, Одри Хепберн, Джоан К. Роулинг, Айседора Дункан, Валентина Терешкова и многие другие – всех их объединяет то, что они не боялись быть первыми, открывать новое и добиваться своего. Каждая из них добилась успеха в своем деле и помогла множеству людей обрести веру в себя – и все это своими силами. Теперь, изложенные в простой и сказочной форме, эти рассказы лежат перед вами, чтобы служить доказательством простого факта: ничего невозможного нет, если твердо идти к своей цели.

ร้อยเรื่องเล่า ผู้หญิงกล้าเปลี่ยนโลก เล่ม 2

By Elena Favilli และ Francesca Cavallo
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Nanmeebooks
  • Isbn : 9786160444342
  • Pages :
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Reads : 760
  • File Pdf: ร-อยเร-องเล-า-ผ-หญ-งกล-าเปล-ยนโลก-เล-ม-2.pdf

Book Summary:

“หนังสืออันน่าทึ่งเล่มนี้แสดงให้เราเห็นว่า ผู้หญิงเป็นอะไรก็ได้ที่พวกเธออยากเป็น” “100 เรื่องเล่าของผู้หญิงเปลี่ยนโลก เล่ม 2” ภาคต่อของหนังสือติดอันดับขายดีของนิวยอร์กไทมส์ที่สร้างแรงบันดาลใจให้เด็กหญิงทั่วโลกกล้าฝันให้ยิ่งใหญ่ขึ้น ตั้งเป้าหมายให้สูงขึ้น และสู้ให้หนักขึ้น เป็นเรื่องเล่าก่อนเข้านอนเล่มใหม่ล่าสุดเพื่อสรรเสริญผู้หญิงธรรมดาที่ไม่ธรรมดาของโลก ตั้งแต่เนเฟอร์ติติไปจนถึงบิยอนเซ โรซาลินด์ แฟรงคลิน ไปจนถึง เจ.เค. โรว์ลิ่ง พระราชินี นักเคลื่อนไหว นักเต้นบัลเลต์ นักทนายความ โจรสลัด นักวิทยาการคอมพิวเตอร์ มนุษย์อวกาศและนักประดิษฐ์ เป็นต้น เป็นการนำความแตกต่างหลากหลายอันน่าตื่นตาตื่นใจมาร้อยเรียงไว้ด้วยกัน จนทำให้รู้สึกว่าอะไรก็เป็นไปได้!

Povești de seară pentru fete rebele. 2

By Elena Favilli,Francesca Cavallo
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Grup Editorial Litera
  • Isbn : 9786063356438
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Reads : 827
  • File Pdf: povești-de-seară-pentru-fete-rebele-2.pdf

Book Summary:

"O carte uimitoare, care le arată fetelor că pot fi orice-și doresc.“ 'Melinda Gates Continuarea senzaționalului bestseller New York Times care le inspiră pe fetele din întreaga lume să-și urmeze visurile, să țintească mai sus, să lupte cu hotărâre, Povești de seară pentru fete rebele 2 cuprinde o nouă serie de o sută de povestiri care aduc un omagiu unor femei extraordinare. De la Nefertiti la Beyoncé, de la Rosalind Franklin la J.K. Rowling, regine sau activiste, balerine sau avocate, femei pirat sau astronaut, specialiste în computere sau inventatoare – o alăturare încântătoare, promisiunea unei lumi cu posibilități infinite. „Lectură obligatorie pentru fete și chiar și pentru băieți; copiii care citesc aceste povești seara, la culcare, vor avea, cu siguranță, vise mărețe.“ The Guardian „Momentul poveștii de seară a devenit și mai interesant.“ Huffington Post „Cartea anti-prințese care le învață pe fete să fie nesupuse.“ BBC News Francesca Cavallo și Elena Favilli se află în topul New York Times al celor mai bine vânduți autori. Prima lor carte a fost tradusă în peste 40 de limbi. Autoarele și-au petrecut copilăria în Italia și dețin împreună compania de media Timbuktu.

Computer Supported Qualitative Research

By António Pedro Costa,Luís Paulo Reis,António Moreira
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Isbn : 9783030014063
  • Pages : 318
  • Category : Technology & Engineering
  • Reads : 112
  • File Pdf: computer-supported-qualitative-research.pdf

Book Summary:

This book includes a selection of papers presented at the Third World Conference on Qualitative Research (WCQR2018), held in Lisbon, Portugal on October 17–19, 2018. The WCQR2018 focused on four main fields of application (Education, Health, Social Sciences, and Engineering and Technology) and seven main subjects: Rationale and Paradigms of Qualitative Research; Systematization of Approaches with Qualitative Studies; Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research; Data Analysis Types; Innovative Processes of Qualitative Data Analysis; Qualitative Research in Web Contexts; and Qualitative Analysis with the Support of Specific Software. Given its breadth of coverage, the book offers a valuable resource for academics, researchers, teachers and students seeking information on the above topics, and on the use of Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis (CAQDAS).

Jane Goodall

By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
  • Isbn : 9781786039613
  • Pages : 32
  • Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Reads : 710
  • File Pdf: jane-goodall.pdf

Book Summary:

Part of the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the amazing life of Jane Goodall, the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees. When Jane was little, her father gave her a toy chimpanzee named Jubilee. This inspired her lifelong love of animals, and she went to study them in the wild as soon as she could. Jane lived with chimpanzees in their natural habitat and became famous for her pioneering approach to research. She now educates the public on animal rights. This moving book features stylish illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the primatologist's life. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games, and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!

Finance for SMEs: European Regulation and Capital Markets Union

By Patrizio Messina
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Kluwer Law International B.V.
  • Isbn : 9789403501444
  • Pages : 264
  • Category : Law
  • Reads : 310
  • File Pdf: finance-for-smes.pdf

Book Summary:

With the European Commission’s announcement of the Capital Markets Union in 2016, a major step was at last taken to provide for the special needs of small and medium enterprises (SMEs). This book presents the first in-depth legal analysis of the challenges that SMEs have to face when managing their balance sheets and trying to attract investors, what alternative financing tools are most effective and how recent legislation reaches fair and convenient conditions for SMEs. The analysis focuses specifically on the Capital Markets Union structure and on other European initiatives that support and enhance SMEs’ raising money on capital markets in order to better diversify their investments and plan a growth and development strategy. An updated description of the European framework is provided, together with references to relevant national systems. Issues and topics covered include the following: need for long-lasting access to funds; securitization for SMEs; SME Z-score; crowdfunding; and peer-to-peer, minibond and accounts receivables financing. Case study analyses furnish a deep understanding of the financial structures and their main features. Appendices include English texts of the main European Union (EU) legal documents pertaining to SMEs. For SMEs discouraged by over-regulation designed for larger businesses, and who find themselves in difficulties when they have to face the required process, this book will prove to be of immeasurable practical value. This book represents one of the first publications on SMEs and finance and contains data and information resulting from a deep and well-focused research on the topic. The added value of this study will allow the academics to understand the main issues related to this topic and will provide for a steady basis for further research and analysis with regards to law and economics for SMEs. Furthermore, it will be also warmly welcomed by practitioners in the area of SME financing and will be useful to support them in the selection of the most appropriate tools for their clients. Banks and interested EU officials will also value its clear and straightforward approach to the subject.