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Alternative Dispute Resolution

RRP $378.99

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The Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) system provides an opportunity whereby the deficiencies, and costs, of court and arbitration proceedings may be avoided. In this work, the authors:

  • discuss the requirements of an effective ADR system for settling disputes
  • compare the merits and weakness of court proceedings and arbitral proceedings in achieving agreed settlements
  • provide a useful guide for students and practitioners to the legal roles within ADR, and the stages to expect during a mediation process.

National and international mediation systems are examined, including those of the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). The WIPO Mediation Rules and the ICSID Convention, Regulations and Rules are reproduced and discussed.

A chapter focuses on the role of ADR and arbitration in national and international sport.

This title will be of use to both students and practitioners with an interest in ADR systems for settling disputes, be they domestic or international in nature.


Alternative Medicine And Rehabilitation

RRP $363.99

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"Although unconventional therapies have coexisted with traditional medicine for centuries, the extent of their utilization was only recently recognized we now know between one third and one half of patients receiving traditional rehabilitation therapies have had some experience with what has come to be referred to variously as alternative, complementary, or integrative medicine. Given the pervasiveness and popularity of alternative medicine, physicians and other health professionals should be able to appropriately advise or counsel patients regarding the potential benefits or problems associated with such interventions. In order to do so, they need to become familiar with some of the more common therapies and the rapidly expanding research literature that has grown around them. The present volume addresses these needs and will serve as an introductory guide for rehabilitation practitioners who wish to expand their range of treatment options.

This book does not presume or attempt to be an encyclopedic compendium of all types of alternative medicine services. Instead, we have selected representative therapies that will serve to introduce the reader to the wide range of therapies available. The book has organized the chapters into categories that emphasize their kinship with the specialty of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: manipulation, therapeutic movement, mind-body techniques, and physical modalities. Subsequent sections deal with research and reimbursement, while the final chapters highlight specific therapies in the clinical management of several common disabling disorders.

This book will be of considerable interest to a wide range of medical specialists, particularly those who treat chronic or painful disabling diseases: physiatrists, neurologists, rheumatologists, orthopedists, neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists, internists, and primary care physicians. Additionally, physical and occupational therapists, psychologists, chiropractors, and herbalists will find its contents useful. Finally, practitioners of any of the individual therapies included in the contents will find a wealth of scientific and clinical documentation to utilize in their practices."


Embracing An Alternative Orthodoxy

RRP $17.60

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5- to 10-week study for adults and young adults with appealing video format that prompts engagement and response

Each participant uses his/her own journal for study and reflection

Newest installment in the successful Embracing series

Each program in this series features two components sold separately: (1) A DVD with five 10-15 minute presentations (one per group), in this case showing Fr. Richard Rohr interacting with a small group of adults, and (2) a participant workbook containing all the material needed by class participants as well as for the facilitator (one each). In this edition, Richard Rohr explores five topics central to Franciscan theology and practice:

  1. Atonement Theory
  2. Eco-Spirituality
  3. The Christ who Existed before Christianity
  4. Orthopraxy vs. Verbal Orthodoxy (Living Like Jesus)
  5. Mysticism over Moralism

DVD sold separately- item 846863020065



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