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The Chairman Makes or Breaks the Board

by Steven Schuit [Management en bedrijfskunde]

"Eindelijk een glashelder betoog voor een beter governancemodel. Steven Schuit slaat de spijker op zijn kop." Michael Pullens van Investments@Work in een ingezonden brief in Het Financieele Dagblad, 2 juni 2010

Steven Schuit is gefascineerd geraakt door de vraag waarom er soms zo...


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The Art of Nietzsche

by Anne Borsboom, Piet Steenbakkers, Anne Woodward [* NIEUW *, Filosofie, Kunst, theater en muziek]

Have I been understood? Nietzsche wrote this three times before sliding into permanent insanity. He knew he would be misunderstood 'by those not disposed and predestined' to grasp his ideas and foresaw their misuse. Indeed, an association with anti-Semitism and fascism has long clouded his work and...


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The rebirth of the baroque violin

by Fred Lindeman [Kunst, theater en muziek]

How best to approach the performance of early music has long been a bone of contention. The same can be said of the instruments used in playing it. The Amsterdam violin maker Fred Lindeman is a pioneer in this field. His workshop rapidly acquired an outstanding reputation that extended far beyond...


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Where Troy once stood (revised edition 2012)

by Iman Jacob Wilkens [Educatie, Geschiedenis, Wetenschap]

This work puts an end to the traditional interpretation of both the Iliad and Odyssey of Homer, much to the displeasure of many who are unable to counter the basic arguments of its author and realize that their own ideas and dogma's exploded. On the basis of linguistic, historical and...


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Chessmen Art and History (book + cd)

by Mathieu en Ine Kloprogge [Kunst, theater en muziek, Sport, hobby en vrije tijd]

Geen boek over het spel, maar een salontafelboek over de stukken. "Het mooie van schaken is de magie waarmee het spel omgeven is. (...) Het echtpaar Mathieu en Ine Kloprogge begrijpt die magie ook." De Volkskrant, Cicero-katern 16 november 2007

Dit bijzondere salontafelboek is op...


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NHTV: Education, Research and the art of creative thinking

by Paul Delnooz [Educatie, NHTV, Wetenschap]

Education contributes only little to the creative and academic skills of students. P.V.A. Delnooz PhD developed an alternative: Creative Action Methodology. With this method students are trained to think in an academic way, to develop innovative solutions for practical problems and test these...


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Face to face with dice

by Leo van der Heijdt [Sport, hobby en vrije tijd]

De auteur was op vrijdag 24 december 2010 te gast in het tv-programma KoffieMAX op Nederland 1. Hij liet een deel van zijn dobbelsteencollectie zien en sprak met presentatrice Myrna Goossens over het dobbelstenenspel.

How many people have, during an endless monopoly afternoon, paid...


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NHTV: Systemic Constellations Work in Organizations

by Joseph Roevens [Educatie, NHTV, Wetenschap]

NHTV Expertise Series No. 4

How come certain organizational problems never seem to be solved? We've trained. We've re-engineered. We've coached. We've spent lots of money on advice, and still our same old problems recur. So what can we do now? Systemic Constellations Work, and the...


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A 20th Century Odyssey

by Lily von Blanckenstein (ed.) [AutobiografieŽn, BiografieŽn, Geschiedenis]

Marie Countess Pejacsevich de VerŲcze (1909-2004) was born in Budapest during the times of the Habsburg Dual Monarchy as a member of a very wealthy and eminent aristocratic family. Her grandfather Count Theodor Pejacsevich was 'Banus' (governor) of Croatia before World War I. When Hungary fell...


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NHTV: Understanding the Behaviour of Cultural Tourists

by Rami Isaac [Educatie, NHTV, Wetenschap]

NHTV Expertise Series No. 5

Understanding the Behaviour of Cultural Tourists
Towards a Classification of Dutch Cultural Tourists

There is an increasing recognition of the importance of culture and heritage for tourist motivation,behaviour and experiences. Estimates vary...


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Crosby, Stills, Nash and sometimes Young (part 1)

by Herman Verbeke, Lucien van Diggelen, Francesco Lucarelli, Stefano Frollano

Contract op verzoek auteur beeindigd - feb 2011

Composing a biography about Crosby Stills Nash (and sometimes Young) - founding fathers in the history of Rock - is a huge undertaking.More

Crosby, Stills, Nash and sometimes Young (part 2)

by Herman Verbeke, Lucien van Diggelen, Francesco Lucarelli, Stefano Frollano

Contract op verzoek auteur beeindigd - feb 2011

Composing a biography about Crosby Stills Nash (and sometimes Young) - founding fathers in the history of Rock - is a huge undertaking.More

Crosby, Stills, Nash and sometimes Young (part 3)

by Herman Verbeke, Lucien van Diggelen, Francesco Lucarelli, Stefano Frollano

Contract op verzoek auteur beeindigd - feb 2011

Composing a biography about Crosby Stills Nash (and sometimes Young) - founding fathers in the history of Rock - is a huge undertaking.More