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Download Evaluating Elections: A Handbook Of Methods & Standards

Evaluating Elections: A Handbook Of Methods & Standards

Politics & Sociology | 2 | 15-01-2018, 20:34

Author: Lonna Rae Atkeson and R. Michael Alvarez  |  Isbn: 9781107653054  |  File size: 713.7 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 180  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In competitive and contested democratic elections, insuring integrity is critical. Evaluating Elections shows why systematic analysis and reporting of election performance is important and how data-driven performance management can...

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Training The Party

Politics & Sociology | 9 | 16-11-2017, 17:49

Author: Charlotte P. Lee  |  Isbn: 9781107090637  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 263  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology "The Chinese Communist Party has been in power now for over six decades, time in which China as a political system and society has changed radically. How has the party managed to adapt and stay in power so long? Charlotte Lee addresses this important...

Download Collect The Wwworld. The Artist As Archivist In The Internet Age

Collect The Wwworld. The Artist As Archivist In The Internet Age

Politics & Sociology | 8 | 16-11-2017, 10:52

Author: Domenico Quaranta  |  Isbn: 9781470901615  |  File size: 14.7 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The last decade has seen an incredible growth in the production and distribution of images and other cultural artefacts. The internet is the place where all these cultural products are stored, classified, voted, collected and trashed. What is the impact of...

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Sustainable Human Development: A New Territorial & People-centred Perspective

Politics & Sociology | 20 | 15-08-2017, 19:12

Author: Mario Biggeri  |  Isbn: 978-1137380289  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 327  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Today, the global debate on development is at a crucial turning point. Discussions on post-2015 processes with the UN as well as on the reform of the EU Cohesion Policy, interact with a heterogeneous combination of diffused global instability and social...

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Aspiring To Home: South Asians In America

Politics & Sociology | 175 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Bakirathi Mani  |  Isbn: 9780804778008  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology What does it mean to belong? How are twenty-first-century diasporic subjects fashioning identities and communities that bind them together? Aspiring to Home examines these questions with a focus on immigrants from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. Advancing a...

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Science & Public Reason

Politics & Sociology | 74 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sheila Jasanoff  |  Isbn: 9780415624688  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This collection of essays by Sheila Jasanoff explores how democratic governments construct public reason, that is, the forms of evidence and argument used in making state decisions accountable to citizens. The term public reason as used here is not simply a...

Download Separate Destinations: Migration, Immigration, & The Politics Of Places

Separate Destinations: Migration, Immigration, & The Politics Of Places

Politics & Sociology | 128 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: James G. Gimpel  |  Isbn: 9780472109784  |  File size: 15.6 MB  |  Year: 1999  |  Pages: 432  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Natives who change residence do not settle in the same places as immigrants. Separate Destinationsargues that these distinct mobility patterns, coupled with record levels of immigration from impoverished third world nations, are balkanizing the American...

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Lost In Transition: The Dark Side Of Emerging Adulthood

Politics & Sociology | 178 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Christian Smith and Kari Christoffersen  |  Isbn: 9780199828029  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 291  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Life for emerging adults is vastly different today than it was for their counterparts even a generation ago. Young people are waiting longer to marry, to have children, and to choose a career direction. As a result, they enjoy more...

Download Circular Migration Between Europe & Its Neighbourhood: Choice Or Necessity?

Circular Migration Between Europe & Its Neighbourhood: Choice Or Necessity?

Politics & Sociology | 102 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anna Triandafyllidou  |  Isbn: 9780199674510  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The term 'circular migration' has become a buzzword among European and international policy and academic circles in recent years. Many national and EU policy makers have heralded the idea of 'circular' migration with great enthusiasm as the solution to...

Download The Price Of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue & Prosperity

The Price Of Civilization: Reawakening American Virtue & Prosperity

Politics & Sociology | 180 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs  |  Isbn: 9780812980462  |  File size: 4.2 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology "Jeffrey Sachs’s new book is a landmark in this great and essentially American tradition, setting out with luminous clarity the narrative and the analysis of how the US and the wider world has been traduced and seduced by debased ideology, racist...

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The Most Fundamental Right

Politics & Sociology | 199 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Daniel Mccool  |  Isbn: 978-0253001948  |  File size: 5.9 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 419  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Passed in 1965 during the height of the Civil Rights movement, the Voting Rights Act (VRA) changed the face of the American electorate, dramatically increasing minority voting, especially in the South. While portions of the Act are permanent, certain...

Download Secularization: In Defence Of An Unfashionable Theory

Secularization: In Defence Of An Unfashionable Theory

Politics & Sociology | 69 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Steve Bruce  |  Isbn: 0199584400  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 233  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The decline in power, popularity and prestige of religion across the modern world is not a short-term or localized trend nor is it an accident. It is a consequence of subtle but powerful features of modernization. Renowned sociologist, Steve Bruce, elaborates the...

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Masculinity & Irish Popular Culture: Tiger's Tales

Politics & Sociology | 112 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Conn Holohan and Tony Tracy  |  Isbn: 978-1137300232  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Masculinity and Irish Popular Culture is an interdisciplinary collection of essays by established and emerging scholars, analysing the shifting representations of Irish men across a range of popular culture forms in the period of the Celtic Tiger...

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Violence, Inequality, & Human Freedom, 3rd Edition

Politics & Sociology | 142 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anson Shupe and Peter Iadicola  |  Isbn: 9781442209497  |  File size: 9.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 540  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Violence, Inequality, and Human Freedom is a sociological introduction to the study of violence that looks at violence on three different levels—structural, institutional, and interpersonal. The third edition is updated throughout, including a...

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Revealing Privacy: Debating The Understandings Of Privacy

Politics & Sociology | 158 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Margherita Carucci  |  Isbn: 9783631621288  |  File size: 7.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 153  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume explores and discusses how privacy is understood today. What is privacy? What strategies are used to achieve or to protect the individual’s privacy? How are our conceptions of privacy evolved throughout times and cultures? Given the...

Download Kinsey: Crimes & Consequences: The Red Queen & The Grand Scheme

Kinsey: Crimes & Consequences: The Red Queen & The Grand Scheme

Politics & Sociology | 95 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Judith A. Reisman  |  Isbn: 9780966662405  |  File size: 6.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 323  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Book by Reisman, Judith A. Download book...

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Concise Dictionary Of Social & Cultural Anthropology

Politics & Sociology | 73 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Mike Morris  |  Isbn: 978-1444366983  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Practical and accessible, this dictionary is designed to enlighten those newly engaged in anthropological study or seeking a quick guide to the field.Fills a need for a beginner’s pocket guide to the far-reaching and complex field of anthropology,...

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Rebuilding The News: Metropolitan Journalism In The Digital Age

Politics & Sociology | 171 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: C. W. Anderson  |  Isbn: 9781439909331  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 218  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Breaking down the walls of the traditional newsroom, Rebuilding the News traces the evolution of news reporting as it moves from print to online. As the business models of newspapers have collapsed, author C. W. Anderson chronicles how bloggers, citizen...

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Theorising Media: Power, Form & Subjectivity

Politics & Sociology | 137 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John Corner  |  Isbn: 9780719096563  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 257  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In this book, John Corner explores how issues of power, form and subjectivity feature at the core of all serious thinking about the media, including appreciations of their creativity as well as anxiety about the risks they pose. Drawing widely on an...

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The Law Of The Sea Convention: Us Accession & Globalization

Politics & Sociology | 75 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John Norton Moore and Myron H. Nordquist  |  Isbn: 9789004201361  |  File size: 4.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 578  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Law of the Sea Convention: US Accession and Globalization, provides valuable insight into a number of contemporary and pressing issues concerning the world s oceans and their management. Organized into two major sections, Part l...

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Touching Space, Placing Touch

Politics & Sociology | 188 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Mark Paterson and Martin Dodge  |  Isbn: 9781409402145  |  File size: 2.9 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 296  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Given that touch and touching is so central to everyday embodied existence, why has it been largely ignored by social scientists for so long? What is the place of touch in our mixed spaces of sociality, work, domesticity, recreation, creativity...

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Big Coal : The Dirty Secret Behind America's Energy Future

Politics & Sociology | 209 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jeff Goodell  |  Isbn: 9780618872244  |  File size: 886.2 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 324  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Few of us realize that every time we flip on a switch, we burn a lump of coal--our shiny white iPod economy is propped up by dirty black rocks. Despite a legacy that has claimed millions of lives and ravaged the environment, coal has become hot again. Our...

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Principles Of Comparative Politics (2nd Edition)

Politics & Sociology | 105 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Matthew R. Golder, Sona N. Golder, and William Roberts Clark  |  Isbn: 9781608716791  |  File size: 21.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 928  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The book's outstanding pedagogy includes chapter opener overviews, bolded key terms and a marginal glossary, more than 250 tables and figures, numerous photos and maps, end of chapter problem sets, and new works...

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Becoming An Effective Policy Advocate: From Policy Practice To Social Justice, 5th Edition

Politics & Sociology | 214 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Bruce S. Jansson  |  Isbn: 9780495006237  |  File size: 4.8 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 480  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Go beyond the ordinary, with Bruce Jansson's groundbreaking look at the ins-and-outs of conducting policy-practice. BECOMING AN EFFECTIVE POLICY ADVOCATE gives you hands-on experience building the skills that will empower you to implement policy reform as an...

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Ethnicity & Beyond: Theories & Dilemmas Of Jewish Group Demarcation

Politics & Sociology | 78 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Eli Lederhendler  |  Isbn: 9780199793495  |  File size: 862.7 KB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 249  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Volume XXV of the distinguished annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry explores new understandings and approaches to Jewish "ethnicity." In current parlance regarding multicultural diversity, Jews are often considered to belong socially to the "majority,"...

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