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Download Out Of The News: Former Journalists Discuss A Profession In Crisis

Out Of The News: Former Journalists Discuss A Profession In Crisis

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Author: Celia Viggo Wexler  |  Isbn: 9780786469895  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 203  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Winner of The Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi Award This is a work of media history and media criticism with a human face. It presents profiles of 11 journalists who left some of the country's biggest mainstream media outlets, and took...

Download Hybrids, Differences, Visions: On The Study Of Culture

Hybrids, Differences, Visions: On The Study Of Culture

Politics & Sociology | 71 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Andrea Borsari and Claudio Baraldi  |  Isbn: 978-1934542262  |  File size: 10.9 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 270  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The principal aim of this book is to explore the various fields covered by the study of culture. It presents different approaches to the relationship among language, culture and society, and focuses on the importance of culture in modern...

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The Emergence Of Norms

Politics & Sociology | 117 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Edna Ullmann-Margalit  |  Isbn: 9780198244110  |  File size: 48.8 MB  |  Year: 1978  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book provides an account of the emergence of norms. Put very crudely, the main thesis of this book is that certain types of norms are possible solutions to problems posed by certain types of social interaction situations. The problems are such...

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The Varieties Of Religious Repression: Why Governments Restrict Religion

Politics & Sociology | 167 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ani Sarkissian  |  Isbn: 9780199348084  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 264  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Religious repression--the non-violent suppression of civil and political rights--is a growing and global phenomenon. Though most often practiced in authoritarian countries, levels of religious repression nevertheless vary across a range of non-democratic...

Download Legal Aspects Of Health Information Management

Legal Aspects Of Health Information Management

Politics & Sociology | 151 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Dana C. McWay  |  Isbn: 9780827355767  |  File size: 25.3 MB  |  Year: 1996  |  Pages: 464  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This new book is an important legal reference or research tool for any physician's office, or professionals practicing in the Allied Health, Public Health or Hospital and Health Care Administration fields. Managers of health information have a professional...

Download The Political Economy Of Affect & Emotion In East Asia

The Political Economy Of Affect & Emotion In East Asia

Politics & Sociology | 187 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jie Yang  |  Isbn: 9780415709705  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 273  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology When thinking about the culture and economy of East Asia, many attribute to the region a range of dispositions, including a preference for consensus and social harmony, loyalty and respect towards superiors and government, family values, collectivism, and...

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Pirates & Emperors, Old & New

Politics & Sociology | 198 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Noam Chomsky  |  Isbn: 9781608464012  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 233  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Pirates and Emperors is a brilliant exploration of the role of the United States in the Middle East that exposes how the media manipulates public opinion about what constitutes "terrorism." Chomsky masterfully argues that appreciating the differences between...

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Identity As Reasoned Choice

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

Author: Jonardon Ganeri  |  Isbn: 9781441196576  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In an increasingly multi-religious and multi-ethnic world, identity has become something actively chosen rather than merely acquired at birth. This book essentially analyzes the resources available to make such a choice. Looking into the world of intellectual...

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The Snail Darter & The Dam

Politics & Sociology | 109 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Zygmunt Plater  |  Isbn: 9780300173246  |  File size: 4.2 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Even today, years after the legal battles to save the endangered snail darter, the little fish is often invoked as an icon of leftist extremism and governmental foolishness. In this book, the environmental lawyer who fought and won the case, tells the hidden...

Download Cyber Bullying: Protecting Kids & Adults From Online Bullies

Cyber Bullying: Protecting Kids & Adults From Online Bullies

Politics & Sociology | 161 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Samuel C. III McQuade  |  Isbn: 9780313351938  |  File size: 9.1 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 219  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Before the advent of the widespread use of the internet, bullying was confined to school grounds, classrooms, and backyards. Now, the virulence of bullying has taken on new meaning, as bullies take to the web to intimidate, harrass, embarrass, and...

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Agents Of Change: Strategy & Tactics For Social Innovation

Politics & Sociology | 162 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jorrit de Jong and Sanderijn Cels  |  Isbn: 9780815722625  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 250  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology While governments around the world struggle to maintain service levels amid fiscal crises, social innovators are improving social outcomes for citizens by changing the system from within. In Agents of Change, three cutting-edge thinkers and...

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The Assault On International Law

Politics & Sociology | 144 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jens David Ohlin  |  Isbn: 9780199987405  |  File size: 2.1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology International law presents a conceptual riddle. Why comply with it when there is no world government to enforce it? The United States has a long history of skepticism towards international law, but 9/11 ushered in a particularly virulent phase of American...

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Im/politeness Implicatures (mouton Series In Pragmatics)

Politics & Sociology | 126 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Haugh  |  Isbn: 9783110240061  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 357  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume brings together two highly researched but also highly controversial concepts, those of politeness and implicature. A theory of implicature as social action and im/politeness as social practice is developed that opens up new ways of examining the...

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A Libertarian Critique Of Intellectual Property

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

Author: Butler Shaffer  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 227.2 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 60  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology What is the status of intellectual property? Are patents and copyrights legitimate in a free society? Butler Shaffer is a distinguished libertarian legal theorist who has for many years taught at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles. In this monograph, he addresses an...

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Ich Hätte Gerne Eine Lsd-leuchte!

Politics & Sociology | 123 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: NEON  |  Isbn: 9783453603301  |  File size: 11.1 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology SPIEGEL-Bestseller-Erfolg in Serie: das neue NEON-Buch Die besten Geschichten kann man sich nicht ausdenken – die schreibt das Leben nämlich selbst. Und so muss man nur ein bisschen UBahn fahren, sich in die Supermarktschlange stellen oder im Café den Gesprächen am...

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Equality In Education: Fairness & Inclusion

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

Author: Hongzhi Zhang  |  Isbn: 9789462096912  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 242  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Equality in Education: Fairness and Inclusion is a scholarly call to action. As the book reminds us, governments come and go and in doing so they busy themselves with policy to mark their patch. Inequality and exclusion remain stubborn foes that are proving to...

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Leaders In Social Education: Intellectual Self-portraits

Politics & Sociology | 124 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Christine Woyshner  |  Isbn: 9789462096639  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 278  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Research in social education over the last forty years has broken new ground in such areas as historical understanding, civic education, cultural studies, and curriculum and assessment. This collection is comprised of reflections on the professional...

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Dat Schönste Am Wein Is Dat Pilsken Danach (Lübbe Sachbuch)

Politics & Sociology | 155 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Frank Patalong and Konrad Lischka  |  Isbn: 9783785724392  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 269  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Konrad Lischka und Frank Patalong sind im Ruhrgebiet groß geworden. Jetzt kehren sie zurück, kramen in Erinnerungen und entdecken ihre Heimat neu. Sentimental, melancholisch, aber auch mit viel Sinn für Ironie und Deftigkeit - eben typisch...

Download Deutschland 2030 – Gesellschaft Im Demografischen Umbruch

Deutschland 2030 – Gesellschaft Im Demografischen Umbruch

Politics & Sociology | 143 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Guido Mingels and Ullrich Fichtner  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 4.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 109  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Deutschland steht vor einer der größten Herausforderungen, die seit dem Krieg zu meistern waren: Nach Jahrzehnten geburtenschwacher Jahrgänge erreichen die Babyboomer das Rentenalter. Im Jahr 2030 werden in Deutschland fünf Millionen Menschen mehr als...

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Latino Sun, Rising: Our Spanish-speaking U.s. World By Marco Portales

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

Author: Marco Portales  |  Isbn: 9781585443819  |  File size: 5.1 MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Now that Latinos are the most numerous ethnic minority in the United States and a growing part of the middle and professional classes, a Mexican American educator takes stock. Latinos can see that their sun is rising. Marco Portales knows; his life has been...

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Surveillance & Identity: Discourse, Subjectivity & The State

Politics & Sociology | 66 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: David Barnard-Wills  |  Isbn: 9781409430728  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 232  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Surveillance and Identity analyses the discourse of surveillance in the contemporary United Kingdom, drawing upon public language from central government, governmental agencies, activist movements, and from finance and banking. Examining the logics of these...

Download Georgia Democrats, The Civil Rights Movement, & The Shaping Of The New South

Georgia Democrats, The Civil Rights Movement, & The Shaping Of The New South

Politics & Sociology | 82 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Tim S. R. Boyd  |  Isbn: 9780813037653  |  File size: 2.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology “Tim Boyd has significantly reassessed the nature of southern politics in post–World War II America in this magnificent work. This is a first-rate history of Georgia politics in the modern era.”—Gregory Schneider, author of The Conservative...

Download Ideas With Consequences: The Federalist Society & The Conservative Counterrevolution

Ideas With Consequences: The Federalist Society & The Conservative Counterrevolution

Politics & Sociology | 198 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Amanda Hollis-Brusky  |  Isbn: 9780199385522  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 264  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology There are few intellectual movements in modern American political history more successful than the Federalist Society. Created in 1982 to counterbalance what its founders considered a liberal legal establishment, the organization gradually evolved into the...

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Transparency, Power, & Control: Perspectives On Legal Communication

Politics & Sociology | 114 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anne Wagner, Christoph A Hafner, Lindsay Miller, and Vijay K. Bhatia  |  Isbn: 9781409432845  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book brings together academics and practitioners from a range of disciplines from more than twenty countries to reflect on the growing importance of transparency, power and control in our international...

Download Defining Harm: Religious Freedom & The Limits Of The Law

Defining Harm: Religious Freedom & The Limits Of The Law

Politics & Sociology | 86 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Lori G. Beaman  |  Isbn: 9780774814300  |  File size: 13.1 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In the past several years religion has increasingly become an integral component of discussions about diversity and multiculturalism in Canada. Of particular concern has been the formulation of limits on religious freedom. Defining Harm explores the ways in...

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