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Edited By Hunt,R.H.,Tygat,G.N.J.,
The book contains chapters by a multidisciplinary, international group of basic scientists and clinical investigators who focus on various microbiological aspects of Heliobacter pylori, its role in peptic ulcer and gastric cancer, and the current status of therapy.640pp.
Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1994, Cloth/Laminated Boards, Book Condition: Very Good, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 0792388380
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Inventory #29128
Price: £ 30.00 GBP ($ 36.00 approx. - € 31.80 approx.)
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Wei, Yuwa
In marked contrast to other regimes that have, virtually overnight, abandoned state control of enterprises and espoused Western models of corporate governance, China has pursued a gradual transition suited to its own unique traditions, culture, and customs. Although this new corporate system is still evolving, it is clear that China is now ready for a nation-wide movement of corporatisation and reform. This title draws on the entire corpus of corporate governance theory, both East and West, and also on the experience of many countries since the 1930s, to develop a coherent model appropriate for China. In the process the author shows how various corporate mechanisms have been tentatively introduced into China's state-owned enterprises and how such experimentation has, piece by piece, provided a firm basis for a modern enterprise system. How to build an efficient and culturally appropriate governance system, both in law and in practice, on this foundation is the focus of this book. The analysis is notable for its insistence that, for a corporate governance system to work, the principles and practicalities of that system must be derived from customary cultural norms. Experience shows that imported models, although they may be enshrined in law, lead to economic stagnation unless actual practice is monitored and reformed and the laws change to reflect these necessary adjustments. Thus the model proposed here begins with the Company Law of 1994, and proceeds to show how practical experience is already providing valuable data for the task of improving the law. This process, by which law and business practice continue to "regulate" each other, is, in the author's view, the essential ingredient of a successful corporate system. The author's approach is fundamentally comparative. He discusses and analyses models that have either created globally powerful corporate economies or carried out reforms that have brought new insights to corporate development. In this connection he examines the law and experience of the UK, the USA, Germany, and Japan, as well as Chinese communities overseas and some former British Commonwealth countries.240pp.
Kluwer Law International, 2003, Cloth/Laminated Boards, Book Condition: Like New, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 904119908X
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Inventory #14827
Price: £ 40.00 GBP ($ 48.00 approx. - € 42.40 approx.)
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Thompson, Keith
Mankind is ageing. For the first time in history the elderly make up a steadily increasing proportion of the population in many countries. In the face of this unprecedented change in the age structure of society the teaching and practice of geriatric medicine is patchy, much of it concerned with rehabilitation. Setting out to provide a commonsense, practical approach to geriatric care for the GP and specialist this book is written with the aim of making a substantial branch of medical and social practice manageable by a structured approach. The author is a general practitioner and examiner for the Diploma in Geriatric medicine.216pp.
Clinical Press Ltd, 1990, Cloth/Laminated Boards, Book Condition: Like New, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. . . 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.
ISBN: 1854570072
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Inventory #15279
Price: £ 7.50 GBP ($ 9.00 approx. - € 7.95 approx.)
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Italian text.Rondanini Galleria D'Arte Contemporanea 20 ottobre - 25 novembre.Italian text.16 pages.
Rondanini Galleria, 1989, Paperback, Book Condition: Like New, Jacket Condition: No d/j as Published. First Edition. Catalogue. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.
ISBN:
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Inventory #26564
Price: £ 15.00 GBP ($ 18.00 approx. - € 15.90 approx.)
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Sarich, John
256pp.
Sea Hill Press Inc, 2010, Cloth, Book Condition: New, Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. . 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.
ISBN: 9780970805027
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Inventory #26427
Price: £ 10.00 GBP ($ 12.00 approx. - € 10.60 approx.)
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