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  • The art of privacy

    “Metaphors on (non-) compliance in the data-driven era”

    What do Titian and Leonardo da Vinci have to do with privacy and (non-) compliance with rules in the era of digital data and algorithms? What do Canaletto’s and Guardi’s vedute have to do with due diligence, or Pietro Longhi’s rooms with smart working? What connects a 16th Century court artist and a 21st Century Data Protection Officer? Can a painter be entirely artificial and non-human, and can a ... Read more

    $18.69 AUD

  • A Politeia for a different, stronger and fairer Europe

    by Paolo Savona ...
    Making the European Union “stronger and more equitable”. That’s the aim of this document which Paolo Savona, the European Affairs Minister, has submitted to the European authorities on behalf of the Italian Government. It contains a series of proposals to complete the European institutional architecture and to correct the policies currently followed, by promoting an intra-European dialogue in the ... Read more

    $14.29 AUD

  • The Red Swing

    ‘Keyline’ and the Amazing Life of a Female Factory Worker

    Summer 1965. “Mariacristina! How long have you been on that swing?” “Mum, you know I love it...”. It’s a summer Sunday afternoon. My mother is busy in the kitchen preparing dinner. Every now and then she casts a glance at me swinging in the garden of our house in the mountains in Usseglio. My swing is beautiful. It’s red. When I swing, I see the whole world rise and fall around me. Thirty-seven ... Read more

    $14.29 AUD

  • A widespread business school

    by Franco Cioffi ...
    The book describes all the steps of an integrated civic and economic development project still in progress (“A widespread business school” www.scuoladimpresadiffusa.it) aimed at spreading a business culture in some areas to improve competitiveness and increase employment levels. A broad, deep, uncoded (but ruled) project that is constantly evolving, by multiplying and disseminating the training ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Municipalities and the challenge of esg sustainability

    Measurement of public administrative capacity, between efficiency, transparency and anti-corruption

    Citizens and local administrators usually discuss public services and policies on issues ranging from nurseries to public parks and gardens. Yet, the discussion almost never concerns the administrative capacity of a Municipality, without which those services and policies are not feasible. This is why the European Union regularly recommends that its Member States strengthen their administrative ... Read more

    $16.49 AUD

  • EroStudente

    Life largelearning: The desire to broaden our horizons

    The world has utterly changed before our enthusiastic eyes. How we communicate, how we buy, how we interact. All has changed, but education, for some reason, has stubbornly clung to the age-old formulas. Today’s youngsters are an entirely new breed. Much more than digital natives. Our traditional educational tools no longer fill their needs. They prefer to be apprentices than students, laying ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD

  • Euxit. Emergency exit for Europe

    After the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, all the issues remain unsolved in the European Union and the populist wave is ever more pressing. There are many fake-news about the EU, which Roberto Sommella, Director of External Relations of the Italian Competition Authority, founder of La Nuova Europa, columnist for Corriere della Sera and HuffPost, honorary citizen of ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Celebrating Calabria: Writing Heritage and Memory

    by AA.VV. ...
    This book is the result of the “Italian Diaspora Studies Writing Seminar” that took place in May 2019, in Calabria and Basilicata. The program was launched by the Italian Diaspora Studies Association, in conjunction with the Department of Humanities at the University of Calabria, with the support of the U.S. Consulate General of Naples, and the patronages of the Canadian Embassy of Rome and the ... Read more

    $18.69 AUD

  • A.I. - Artificial Insanity

    Reflections on the resilience of human intelligence

    Human Intelligence vs. Artificial Intelligence. A slim book, but one that is brimming with the future, with a global reach, an enjoyable read that will appeal to a wider audience, not just tech or legal experts. It condenses the thoughts of the author – one of the leading European experts in privacy and data rights – and his reflections on the digital world and its rules. Easy to read in a few ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD

  • The Keepers of the Spring

    The “Sant’Anna” Water Adventure

    «In front of us there is a treasure of nature, which seems to say: defend me, protect me, let me know. We approach the waterfall at an accessible point and sink our hands into a pool. It's good, it's very light ... The water we tasted has conquered us immediately and, moreover, the place is enchanting. The idea of commercial is as good as water itself. A few days later, my father summoned me to ... Read more

    $14.29 AUD

  • I'm the dream maker

    Diary of a son’s quest to overcome the generation gap

    “I am transforming the family business and I know that it is not what my parents would want. I’m not exactly following in their footsteps: by definition, they were “mattress industrialists”. I am not and never want to fall into this category again. For some time, I wanted to be, intensely. When, in December 2002, I found myself at a crossroads and had to decide whether to “betray” the family ... Read more

    $14.29 AUD

  • The Castle on the Hudson

    Charles Paterno and the American Dream

    Charles Paterno was seven when he left Castelmezzano, a small mountain town in Basilicata to set sail on one of the rattletrap ships headed to America. Thirty years later he was one of the top builders in New York City, among the first to construct the skyscrapers that would form the world's most famous skyline. Intelligence, brilliance, intuition and an ability to stay ahed of the times made him ... Read more

    $13.19 AUD