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Download The Assault On International Law

The Assault On International Law

Politics & Sociology | 138 | 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...

Download Im/politeness Implicatures (mouton Series In Pragmatics)

Im/politeness Implicatures (mouton Series In Pragmatics)

Politics & Sociology | 109 | 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 | 176 | 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 | 115 | 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 | 162 | 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 | 118 | 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 | 148 | 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 | 134 | 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 | 147 | 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...

Download Surveillance & Identity: Discourse, Subjectivity & The State

Surveillance & Identity: Discourse, Subjectivity & The State

Politics & Sociology | 59 | 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 | 70 | 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 | 189 | 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 | 107 | 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 | 76 | 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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Mappings In Thought & Language

Politics & Sociology | 154 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gilles Fauconnier  |  Isbn: 978-0521599535  |  File size: 6.2 MB  |  Year: 1997  |  Pages: 414  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Meaning in everyday thought and language is constructed at lightning speed. We are not conscious of the staggering complexity of the cognitive operations that drive our simplest behavior. This book reveals the creativity that underlies our effortless use...

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Fiduciary Duty & The Atmospheric Trust

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

Author: Charles Sampford and Ken Coghill  |  Isbn: 9781409422327  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 320  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book explores the application of concepts of fiduciary duty or public trust in responding to the policy and governance challenges posed by policy problems that extend over multiple terms of government or even, as in the case of climate...

Download Political Order & Inequality: Their Foundations & Their Consequences For Human Welfare

Political Order & Inequality: Their Foundations & Their Consequences For Human Welfare

Politics & Sociology | 99 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Carles Boix  |  Isbn: 9781107461079  |  File size: 10.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The fundamental question of political theory, one that precedes all other questions about the nature of political life, is why there is a state at all. Is human cooperation feasible without a political authority enforcing it? Or do we need a state to live...

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From Aristocracy To Monarchy To Democracy

Politics & Sociology | 83 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Hans-Hermann Hoppe  |  Isbn: 1610165926  |  File size: 363.6 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 70  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In this tour de force essay, Hans-Hermann Hoppe turns the standard account of historical governmental progress on its head. While the state is an evil in all its forms, monarchy is, in many ways, far less pernicious than democracy. Hoppe shows the evolution...

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Looking For Balance: China, The United States, & Power Balancing In East Asia

Politics & Sociology | 173 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Steve Chan  |  Isbn: 9780804788601  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Debate surrounding "China's rise," and the prospects of its possible challenge to America's preeminence, has focused on two questions: whether the United States should "contain" or "engage" China; and whether the rise of Chinese power has inclined other East Asian...

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Ethnicity, Nationalism & Conflict In The South Caucasus

Politics & Sociology | 141 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ohannes Geukjian  |  Isbn: 9781409436300  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 262  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book examines the underlying factors of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in the South Caucasus from 1905 to 1994, and explores the ways in which issues of ethnicity and nationalism contributed to that conflict. The author examines the historiography and...

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Monopolizing The Master: Henry James & The Politics Of Modern Literary Scholarship

Politics & Sociology | 169 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Anesko  |  Isbn: 9780804769327  |  File size: 3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology "This remarkable tale of scholarly intrigue, censorship, and family anxiety shows enormous damage done—some of it permanent—to our study of Henry James's life and works."—James Emmett Ryan, Journal of American Studies of Turkey Henry James defied posterity to...

Download The Limits Of Legal Reasoning & The European Court Of Justice

The Limits Of Legal Reasoning & The European Court Of Justice

Politics & Sociology | 93 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gerard Conway  |  Isbn: 9781107001398  |  File size: 2.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 344  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The European Court of Justice is widely acknowledged to have played a fundamental role in developing the constitutional law of the EU, having been the first to establish such key doctrines as direct effect, supremacy and parallelism in external relations....

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Mobilities: New Perspectives On Transport & Society

Politics & Sociology | 120 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John Urry and Margaret Grieco  |  Isbn: 9781409411505  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 382  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF, MOBI  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Bringing together the leading authors currently working at the intersection of social science and transport science, this volume provides a companion to the well-established and extensive international Transport and Society series. Each...

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Security Governance, Policing, & Local Capacity

Politics & Sociology | 204 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Clifford Shearing and Jan Froestad  |  Isbn: 9781420090147  |  File size: 16.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 257  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The security governance of South Africa has faced immense challenges amid post-apartheid constitutional and political transformations. In many cases, policing and governmental organizations have failed to provide security and other...

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Criminal Investigation, Fourth Edition

Politics & Sociology | 99 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael J. Palmiotto  |  Isbn: 978-1439882184  |  File size: 2.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 313  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Criminal investigators need broad knowledge of such topics as criminal law, criminal procedure, and investigative techniques. The best resource for these professionals will distill the needed information into one practical volume. Written in an...

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