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Prince, Danforth - Frommer's® Switzerland, ebook

Frommer's® Switzerland

Prince, Danforth


Opinionated write-ups. No bland descriptions and lukewarm recommendations. Our expert writers are passionate about their destinations--tell it like it is in an engaging and helpful way. Exact prices listed for every establishment and activity--no other…

Christiani, Kerry - Lonely Planet Switzerland, ebook

Lonely Planet Switzerland

Christiani, Kerry


Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher*
Lonely Planet’s Switzerland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Ogle the glowing Matterhorn and enjoy après-ski in Zermatt, stroll Geneva’s

Farago, Peter - Contemporary Switzerland, ebook

Contemporary Switzerland

Farago, Peter


Relative Deprivation and Well-being: Switzerland in a Comparative Perspective
Christian Suter, Katia Iglesias
3. What Pluralization of the Life Course? An Analysis of Personal Trajectories and Conjugal Interactions in Contemporary Switzerland
Eric Widmer,

Porter, Darwin - Frommer's Switzerland, ebook

Frommer's Switzerland

Porter, Darwin


Much more detailed and complete than its major competitor, Frommer's Switzerland has everything you'll need to experience the best of this gorgeous corner of the Alps. You'll find great places to stay for every taste and budget, including grand hotels, luxury ski resorts, intimate inns,

Fischer-Tiné, Harald - Colonial Switzerland, ebook

Colonial Switzerland

Fischer-Tiné, Harald


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Patricia Purtschert, Harald Fischer-Tiné
Part I. Colonialism and Science
2. On the Tropical Origins of the Alps
Bernhard C. Schär
3. Race in the Making
Pascal Germann
4. The Other’s Colony

Esterhammer, Angela - Romanticism, Rousseau, Switzerland, ebook

Romanticism, Rousseau, Switzerland

Esterhammer, Angela


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Patrick Vincent, Diane Piccitto, Angela Esterhammer
2. Romantic Education, Concealment, and Orchestrated Desire in Rousseau’s Emile and Frances Brooke’s Julia Mandeville
Enit K. Steiner
3. Romantic…

Fischer, Manuel - Political Decision-Making in Switzerland, ebook

Political Decision-Making in Switzerland

Fischer, Manuel


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Pascal Sciarini
2. From Corporatism to Bureaucratic and Partisan Politics: Changes in Decision-Making Processes over Time
Pascal Sciarini
3. More Power Balance, Less Consensus: Changes in Decision-Making…