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Edited by Jennifer Dilworth and Megan Stuart Jones

The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an invaluable reference source for anyone interested in international affairs or international business. Established as an authoritative reference source on people, organisations and countries worldwide for almost 60 years – and used by governments, MPs, embassies, and IGOs – The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is the only directory that includes international organisations, states of the world, and an extensive number of biographies in one volume.

The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is available in print and online. Purchasers of the print edition have access to the online version at no extra charge.

International Organisations: covers the main international and national organizations world-wide. It features detailed entries on the UN, its specialised and affiliated agencies, the EU and major inter-governmental organisations. The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who also includes overviews of a further 500 international and national organisations, from political and humanitarian groups, through environment and agriculture to international trade, commerce, human rights and law.

The States of the World: this section provides information on over 380 countries, provinces, state dependencies and territories – their cabinet members, political and economic structure and news, demographics, industries, transport, media, health, education and legal systems, environment, religions and public holidays. Also included are individual entries for each of the US states, Canadian provinces, Indian states, Australian states and territories, South African provinces, and German federal states. The States of the World section features contact details for government ministries, embassies, courts, central banks, utilities, and transport and media organisations, and offers approximately 11,000 useful internet addresses. State flags are included in full colour.

Biographies: features over 3,000 biographies, including politicians from every country of the world, diplomats, heads of international organisations and many more. Biographies for US governors, congressional representatives and senators are also included. For ease of use, people included in the International Organisations and States of the World sections are cross-referenced to the biographies section. This section will tell you who’s who, how to contact them (including approximately 2,500 internet and e-mail addresses),where they were educated, who they have worked for, which organisations they belong to, what awards they have won, and both professional and personal interests.

Preliminary Section
The preliminary section includes information on country membership of major organisations and a calendar of forthcoming elections.

Online: Even more content is available in The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who Online. The product has a clear interface and comprehensive search facilities. All URLs and emails are hypertext linked and include extensive links to full-text constitutions of the states of the world. Entries also include a colour national flag and are linked to clear state maps.

The online version also includes the prestigious Who's Who in Public International Law, providing unique access to the main players within international law. Who’s Who in Public International Law aims to present biographies of experts working in the arena of international law including such areas as trade, investment, the environment, humanitarian law, human rights and international criminal law. It is the only directory which focuses on prominent people working in International Law. Those included in the publication have participated in international tribunals, including criminal courts and human rights courts.

Holders of the print edition have access to the online edition until 31 December 2012 using the 12 digit access token on the dust jacket of the book. To activate your online access to IYB go to http://brillonline.nl/accesstoken use the token code printed on this dust jacket and fill out the details.

Edited by Jennifer Dilworth and Megan Stuart Jones

The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an invaluable reference source for anyone interested in international affairs or international business. Established as an authoritative reference source on people, organisations and countries worldwide for over 50 years – and used by governments, MPs, embassies, and IGOs – The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is the only directory that includes international organisations, states of the world, and biographies in one volume.

The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is available in print and online. Purchasers of the print edition have access to the online version at no extra charge.

International Organisations: covers the main international and national organisations. It features detailed entries on the UN, its specialised and affiliated agencies, the EU and major inter-governmental organisations. The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who also includes overviews of a further 500 international and national organisations, from political and humanitarian groups, through environment and agriculture to international trade, commerce and law. For this edition, details on law and human rights organisations and groups have been significantly increased.

The States of the World: this section provides information on over 380 countries, provinces, state dependencies and territories – their cabinet members, political and economic structure and news, demographics, industries, transport,media, health, education and legal systems, environment, religions and public holidays. Also included are individual entries for each of the US states, Canadian provinces, Indian states, Australian states and territories, South African provinces, and German federal states. The States of the World section features contact details for government ministries, embassies, courts, central banks, utilities, and transport and media organisations, and offers approximately 11,000 useful internet addresses. State flags are included in full colour.

Biographies: features over 3,200 biographies, including politicians from every country of the world, diplomats, heads of international organisations and many more. Biographies for all US governors, congressional representatives and senators are also included. For ease of use, people included in the International Organisations and States of the World sections are cross-referenced to the biographies section. This section will tell you who’s who, how to contact them (including nearly 2,500 internet and e-mail addresses),where they were educated, who they have worked for, which organisations they belong to, what awards they have won, and both professional and personal interests. The preliminary section includes information on country membership of major organisations and a calendar of forthcoming elections.

Online: The product has a clear interface and comprehensive search facilities. All URLs and emails are hypertext linked and include links to constitutions of many states of the world. Entries also include a colour national flag and are linked to clear state maps. Even more content is available in The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who Online. This year, the online version will include the prestigious Who's Who in Public International Law, providing unique access to the main players within international law.

Holders of the print edition have access to the online edition until 31 December 2011 using the 16 digit access token on the dust jacket of the book. To activate your online access to IYB go to http://brillonline.nl/accesstoken use the token code printed on this dust jacket and fill out the details. Please consult the enclosed letter for further information.

Edited by Jennifer Dilworth and Megan Stuart Jones

NOW INCLUDES ACCESS TO ONLINE EDITION!
This is an authoritative and accessible volume containing invaluable information for diplomats, politicians and statesmen and women involved with international affairs. Concise but comprehensive, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an essential reference tool for embassies, ministries, government departments, civil servants, researchers, librarians and all those interested in foreign affairs and global issues. It offers reliable information on every country in the world and includes profiles of territories, dependencies and federal states. In addition to offering background details on all states along with the latest available statistics and trends, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who also includes full contact details and list URLs to facilitate further research. The country profiles cross-reference to the biographical section which contains over 3,800 entries of people of world-renown.

International Organisations
The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who includes a newly formatted International Organisations section with an overview of over 500 organisations world-wide. The listings are arranged alphabetically within specialities ranging from Agriculture to Government and Politics to Welfare and Human Rights. Full contact details, including website addresses, follow each organisation overview.

United Nations
As in previous editions, full profiles of the United Nations and its specialised and affiliated agencies are also published. These include the aims, structure, programmes, funding, senior personnel and full contact details. Full and accurate information is also published on all significant intergovernmental organisations – from the African Union to the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries.

Biographies
Over 3,800 profiles will be published in the 2010 edition. With its extensive international coverage The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an important research tool for those interested in the details of the politicians and statespeople who shape our world. Political coverage extends from heads of state to cabinet ministers to party leaders – from across the globe:
Birgitta Dahl, Chair of the Board, UNICEF, Sweden
Lennart Bage, President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
J.G. de Hoop Scheffer, Secretary General, NATO
Andrew Li Kwok Nang, Chief Justice, Court of Final Appeal, Hong Kong
Christian Noyer, Governor, Banque de France
Vahe Gabrielyan, Armenian Ambassador to the UK
Isatou N’jie-Saidy, Vice President & Minister of State for Women’s Affairs, The Gambia
Leonard Orban, EU Commissioner for Multilingualism
Giorgio Napolitano, President of Italy
Gladys Asmah, Minister of Fisheries, Ghana
Sheilabai Bappoo, Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity and Senior Citizens Welfare and Reform Institutions, Mauritius

Edited by Jennifer Dilworth and Megan Stuart Jones

This is an authoritative and accessible volume containing invaluable information for diplomats, politicians and statesmen and women involved with international affairs. Concise but comprehensive, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an essential reference tool for embassies, ministries, government departments, civil servants, researchers, librarians and all those interested in foreign affairs and global issues. It offers reliable information on every country in the world and includes profiles of territories, dependencies and federal states. In addition to offering background details on all states along with the latest available statistics and trends, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who also includes full contact details and list URLs to facilitate further research. The country profiles cross-reference to the biographical section which contains over 3,800 entries of people of world-renown.

International Organisations
The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who includes a newly formatted International Organisations section with an overview of over 500 organisations world-wide. The listings are arranged alphabetically within specialities ranging from Agriculture to Government and Politics to Welfare and Human Rights. Full contact details, including website addresses, follow each organisation overview.

United Nations
As in previous editions, full profiles of the United Nations and its specialised and affiliated agencies are also published. These include the aims, structure, programmes, funding, senior personnel and full contact details. Full and accurate information is also published on all significant intergovernmental organisations – from the African Union to the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries.

Biographies
Over 3,800 profiles will be published in the 2009 edition. With its extensive international coverage The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an important research tool for those interested in the details of the politicians and statespeople who shape our world. Political coverage extends from heads of state to cabinet ministers to party leaders – from across the globe:
Birgitta Dahl, Chair of the Board, UNICEF, Sweden
Lennart Bage, President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
J.G. de Hoop Scheffer, Secretary General, NATO
Andrew Li Kwok Nang, Chief Justice, Court of Final Appeal, Hong Kong
Christian Noyer, Governor, Banque de France
Vahe Gabrielyan, Armenian Ambassador to the UK
Isatou N’jie-Saidy, Vice President & Minister of State for Women’s Affairs, The Gambia
Leornard Orban, EU Commissioner for Multilingualism
Giorgio Napolitano, President of Italy
Gladys Asmah, Minister of Fisheries, Ghana
Sheilabai Bappoo, Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity and Senior Citizens Welfare and Reform Institutions, Mauritius

Edited by Franck Lihoreau

This special volume of Grazer Philosophische Studien features twelve original essays on the relationship between knowledge and questions, a topic of utmost importance to epistemology, philosophical logic, and the philosophy of language. It raises a great deal of issues in each of these fields and at their intersection, bearing, inter alia, on the theory of rational deliberation and inquiry, pragmatism and virtue epistemology, the problems of scepticism and epistemic justification, the theory of assertion, the possibility of deductive knowledge, the semantics and pragmatics of knowledge ascriptions, the factivity of knowledge, the analysis of concealed questions and embedded interrogative clauses, propositional attitudes and two-dimensional semantics, contextualism and contrastivism, the distinction between knowledge-that and knowledge-how, the nature of philosophical knowledge, and the problem of epistemic value. Addressing these as well as many other importantly related issues, the papers in the volume jointly contribute to giving an overview of the current state of the debates on the topic, and a sense of the directions in which philosophical research on knowledge and questions is currently heading.

Edited by Jennifer Dilworth and Megan Stuart Jones

This is an authoritative and accessible volume containing invaluable information essential for diplomats, politicians and all statesmen involved with international affairs.
Concise but comprehensive, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an essential reference tool for embassies, diplomats, statesmen, politicians and all those interested in international affairs. It offers reliable information on every country in the world and includes profiles of territories, dependencies and federal states. In addition to offering background information on all states along with the latest available statistics and trends, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who also includes full contact details and list URLs to facilitate further research.
The country profiles cross-reference to the biographical section which contains over 3,000 entries of figures of world-renown.

ALSO ONLINE AVAILABLE
In addition to the print edition there is an online edition as well, available either as a separate subscription, or as an upgrade subscription to the print edition.

NEW AID TO RESEARCH
This year, The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who includes a new listings format within its International Organisations section. There is a brief overview of over 500 organisations world-wide. The listings are arranged alphabetically within specialities ranging from Agriculture to Government, Politics to Welfare and Human Rights. Full contact details, including website addresses, follow each organisation overview.

As in previous editions, full profiles of the United Nations and its specialized and affiliated agencies are also published. These include the aims, structure, programs, funding, senior personnel and full contact details. Full and accurate information is also published on all significant inter-governmental organizations – from the African Union to the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries.

BIOGRAPHIES
Over 3,000 profiles will be published in the 2008 edition. The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who is an invaluable resource for anyone interesting in finding out more details on the politicians and statespeople who shape our world. This is an invaluable resource for hard-to-find biographies with extensive international coverage.

Political coverage extends from heads of state to cabinet ministers to party leaders – from across the globe.

Edited by Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig

Biomedicine is the dominant organizing framework of modern medicine but it is not the only lens through which health, illness and disease can be understood. This interdisciplinary collection of essays brings together scholars from around the world who seek to probe the boundaries of biomedicine. This book is the outcome of the third global conference on Making Sense of: Health, Illness and Disease, held at St Catherine's College, Oxford, in July 2004. The papers selected for this volume take a variety of theoretical positions but share an interest in the social study of health, illness and disease. They consider how biomedicine is a cultural system and is imbued with other meanings and that a full exploration of health, illness and disease requires a variety of perspectives, including those of social scientists, humanists and practicing clinicians.
This volume will be of interest to students, researchers and health care providers who wish to gain insight into the many ways through which we can understand health, illness and disease.

It has been brought to our attention that in a chapter in this volume
“The Communication of Diagnostic Information by Doctors to Patients in the Consultation” By Peter J. Schulz
direct reference and citation of the works of other scholars is often inconsistent and in some cases totally lacking. While we do not believe that it was the intention of the author of the article to misappropriate other persons’ material, we do admit that the chapter does not meet standards currently expected of an academic publication. We regret any misappropriation of another author's language, thoughts, ideas, or expressions in our publications and will remain vigilant to prevent this recurring in the future. We give notice that the chapter has been retracted and will not appear in any future editions of the book.

Brill, January 2016

Edited by Michael Kober

This volume is of interest for anyone who aims at understanding the so-called 'later' or 'mature' Wittgenstein. Its contributions, written by leading German-speaking Wittgenstein-scholars like Hans Sluga, Hans-Johann Glock, Joachim Schulte, Eike von Savigny, and others, provide deeper insights to seemingly well discussed topics, such as family resemblance, Übersicht (perspicuous representation), religion, or grammar, or they explain in an eye-opening fashion hitherto enigmatic expressions of Wittgenstein, such as 'The pneumatic conception of thought' (PI §109), 'A mathematical proof must be surveyable' (RFM III §1), or 'On this a curious remark by H. Newman' (OC §1).

Books in Motion

Adaptation, Intertextuality, Authorship

Edited by Mireia Aragay

Books in Motion addresses the hybrid, interstitial field of film adaptation. The introductory essay integrates a retrospective survey of the development of adaptation studies with a forceful argument about their centrality to any history of culture—any discussion, that is, of the transformation and transmission of texts and meanings in and across cultures. The thirteen especially composed essays that follow, organised into four sections headed ‘Paradoxes of Fidelity’, ‘Authors, Auteurs, Adaptation’, ‘Contexts, Intertexts, Adaptation’ and ‘Beyond Adaptation’, variously illustrate that claim by problematising the notion of fidelity, highlighting the role played by adaptation in relation to changing concepts of authorship and auteurism, exploring the extent to which the intelligibility of film adaptations is dependent on contextual and intertextual factors, and making a claim for the need to transcend any narrowly-defined concept of adaptation in the study of adaptation. Discussion ranges from adaptations of established classics like A Tale of Two Cities, Frankenstein, Henry V, Le temps retrouvé, Mansfield Park, Pride and Prejudice, ‘The Dead’ or Wuthering Heights, to contemporary (popular) texts/films like Bridget Jones’s Diary, Fools, The Governess, High Fidelity, The Hours, The Orchid Thief/Adaptation, the work of Doris Dörrie, the first Harry Potter novel/film, or the adaptations made by Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick and Walt Disney. This book will appeal to both a specialised readership and to those accessing the dynamic field of adaptation studies for the first time.