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Download American Ambassadors In A Troubled World: Interviews With Senior Diplomats

American Ambassadors In A Troubled World: Interviews With Senior Diplomats

Politics & Sociology | 125 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Charles Stuart Kennedy and Dayton Mak  |  Isbn: 9780313285585  |  File size: 12.4 MB  |  Year: 1992  |  Pages: 248  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology How do American citizens become ambassadors, and how do they serve as U.S. representatives overseas during such troubled times? What is embassy life really like? How do ambassadors deal with host governments and with officials back in...

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Wird China Das 21. Jahrhundert Beherrschen? Eine Debatte

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

Author: Fareed Zakaria and Henry A. Kissinger  |  Isbn: 9783570551882  |  File size: 293.5 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 109  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Wer regiert die Welt? Vier prominente Köpfe stellen sich der Frage »Wird China das 21. Jahrhundert beherrschen?«. Ja, sagen dabei David Li und Niall Ferguson: Chinas wirtschaftliche und geopolitische Macht wird die...

Download Christians & The Color Line: Race & Religion After Divided By Faith

Christians & The Color Line: Race & Religion After Divided By Faith

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

Author: J. Russell Hawkins and Phillip Luke Sinitiere  |  Isbn: 9780199329502  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Christians and the Color Line analyzes the complex entanglement of race and religion in the United States. Drawing on historical and contemporary examples of racialized religion, the essays in this volume consider the problem of...

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The Contradictions Of Media Power

Politics & Sociology | 181 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Des Freedman  |  Isbn: 9781849660693  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 193  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Media power is a crucial, although often taken for granted, concept. We assume, for example, that the media are 'powerful'; if they were not, why would there be so many controversies over the regulation, control and impact of communicative institutions and...

Download The Death Of Punishment: Searching For Justice Among The Worst Of The Worst

The Death Of Punishment: Searching For Justice Among The Worst Of The Worst

Politics & Sociology | 62 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Robert Blecker  |  Isbn: 9781137278562  |  File size: 694 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 322  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology For twelve years Robert Blecker, a criminal law professor, wandered freely inside Lorton Central Prison, armed only with cigarettes and a tape recorder. The Death of Punishment tests legal philosophy against the reality and wisdom of street criminals and...

Download Feminism Seduced: How Global Elites Use Women's Labor & Ideas To Exploit The World

Feminism Seduced: How Global Elites Use Women's Labor & Ideas To Exploit The World

Politics & Sociology | 195 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Hester Eisenstein  |  Isbn: 9781594516603  |  File size: 12.3 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 310  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In a pioneering reinterpretation of the role of mainstream feminism, Eisenstein shows how the ruling elites of developed countries utilize women's labor and the ideas of women's liberation and empowerment to maintain their economic and political power,...

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Blut Muss Fließen: Undercover Unter Nazis

Politics & Sociology | 131 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Thomas Kuban  |  Isbn: 9783593398020  |  File size: 6.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 316  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Kaum jemand weiß, wer Thomas Kuban ist – gut für ihn! Denn der Undercover-Journalist hat unter Lebensgefahr die Machenschaften der rechten Musikszene dokumentiert. Getarnt als brauner Kamerad, filmte Kuban über 30 Konzerte von Nazibands. Rechtsrock ist der Takt,...

Download Workers & Trade Unions For Climate Solidarity: Tackling Climate Change In A Neoliberal World

Workers & Trade Unions For Climate Solidarity: Tackling Climate Change In A Neoliberal World

Politics & Sociology | 77 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul Hampton  |  Isbn: 9781138841420  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 305  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book is a theoretically rich and empirically grounded account of UK trade union engagement with climate change over the last three decades. It offers a rigorous critique of the mainstream neoliberal and ecological modernisation approaches, extending the...

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Prisons, Terrorism & Extremism: Critical Issues In Management, Radicalisation & Reform

Politics & Sociology | 91 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Andrew Silke  |  Isbn: 9780415810388  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume provides an overview of intervention and management strategies for dealing with terrorist and extremist offenders in prisons. The management of terrorist and extremist prisoners has long been recognised as a difficult problem in prisons. In most...

Download If Football's a Religion, Why Don't We Have a Prayer?: Philadelphia, Its Faithful, & the Eternal Quest for Sports Salvation

If Football's a Religion, Why Don't We Have a Prayer?: Philadelphia, Its Faithful, & the Eternal Quest for Sports Salvation

Politics & Sociology | 136 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jere Longman  |  Isbn: 9780060843731  |  File size: 742.1 KB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 276  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The last time a Philadelphia professional sports team won a championship, Ronald Reagan was in the White House and Return of the Jedi was number one at the box office. No city with all four major sports has gone longer without one. The local NFL franchise, the...

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The Breakthrough: Human Rights In The 1970s

Politics & Sociology | 195 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jan Eckel and Samuel Moyn  |  Isbn: 9780812245509  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 348  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Between the 1960s and the 1980s, the human rights movement achieved unprecedented global prominence. Amnesty International attained striking visibility with its Campaign Against Torture; Soviet dissidents attracted a worldwide audience for their...

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Identity: Sociological Perspectives, 2 Edition

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Author: Steph Lawler  |  Isbn: 9780745654164  |  File size: 777.7 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Questions about who we are, who we can be, and who is like and unlike us underpin a vast range of contemporary social issues. What makes our families so important to us? What do the often stark differences between how we self-identify and the way others see...

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Politics In The Age Of Austerity

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Author: Other  |  Isbn: 9780745661698  |  File size: 6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In a world of increasing austerity measures, democratic politics comes under pressure. With the need to consolidate budgets and to accommodate financial markets, the responsiveness of governments to voters declines. However, democracy depends on choice. Citizens...

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A Thousand Shards Of Glass: There Is Another America

Politics & Sociology | 121 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Michael Katakis  |  Isbn: 9781471131431  |  File size: 613.9 KB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Once upon a time, Michael Katakis lived in a place of big dreams, bright colours and sleight of hand. That place was America. One night, travelling where those who live within illusions should never go, he stared into the darkness and glimpsed a faded flag...

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Law, Religious Freedoms & Education In Europe

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Author: Myriam Hunter-Henin  |  Isbn: 9781409427308  |  File size: 17.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 424  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This collection considers how contemporary cultural and religious diversity challenges and redefines national constitutional and legal frameworks and concepts, within the context of education. It offers a critical reflection on the extent and meanings...

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Social Dynamics

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Author: Brian Skyrms  |  Isbn: 019965283X  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 354  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Brian Skyrms presents eighteen essays which apply adaptive dynamics (of cultural evolution and individual learning) to social theory. Altruism, spite, fairness, trust, division of labor, and signaling are treated from this perspective. Correlation is seen to be of...

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Extra-legal Power & Legitimacy: Perspectives On Prerogative

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Author: Benjamin A. Kleinerman and Clement Fatovic  |  Isbn: 9780199965533  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology "This collection of essays highlights a core concern in the post-September 11 era. From covert intelligence to overt power, contemporary politics transcends traditional legal limits on the use of force.Jurisdynamics commends this...

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Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, & The Public Domain

Politics & Sociology | 125 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Robert Spoo  |  Isbn: 9780199927876  |  File size: 2.7 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 374  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The names of James Joyce and Ezra Pound ring out in the annals of literary modernism, but few recognize the name of Samuel Roth. A brash, business-savvy entrepreneur, Roth made a name--and a profit--for himself as the founding editor and owner of magazines that...

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Shifting Sands: The Unravelling Of The Old Order In The Middle East

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Author: Penny Johnson and Raja Shehadeh  |  Isbn: 9781781255223  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology At a time when the Middle East dominates media headlines more than ever - and for reasons that become ever more heartbreaking - Shifting Sands brings together fifteen impassioned and informed voices to talk about a region with unlimited...

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The U.S. Women's Jury Movements & Strategic Adaptation: A More Just Verdict

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

Author: Holly J. McCammon  |  Isbn: 9781107009929  |  File size: 4.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 318  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology When women won the vote in the United States in 1920 they were still routinely barred from serving as jurors, but some began vigorous campaigns for a place in the jury box. This book tells the story of how women mobilized in fifteen states to change jury...

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Baghdad Bulletin: Dispatches On The American Occupation

Politics & Sociology | 132 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: David Enders  |  Isbn: 9780472031696  |  File size: 8.1 MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 200  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Baghdad Bulletin is a street-level account of the war and turbulent postwar period as seen through the eyes of the young independent journalist David Enders. The book recounts Enders's story of his decision to go to Iraq, where he opened the only...

Download Key Facts: Jurisprudence, 2nd Edition

Key Facts: Jurisprudence, 2nd Edition

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Author: Peter Halstead  |  Isbn: 9781444138283  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 136  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Key Facts is the essential revision series for anyone studying law, including LLB, ILEX and post-graduate conversion courses. The Key Facts series provides the simplest and most effective way for you to absorb and retain the essential facts needed for exam...

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Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design

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

Author: Charles Montgomery  |  Isbn: 978-0374534882  |  File size: 5.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI, AZW3  |  Category: Politics and Sociology A globe-trotting, eye-opening exploration of how cities can―and do―make us happier people Charles Montgomery's Happy City is revolutionizing the way we think about urban life. After decades of unchecked sprawl, more people than ever are...

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Migration, Security, & Citizenship In The Middle East: New Perspectives

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Author: Peter Seeberg and Zaid Eyadat  |  Isbn: 978-1137345400  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 225  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume examines the implications of migration into and from the Middle East with a particular focus on the significance of migration movements, policy reactions, and questions concerning human rights, governance, and citizenship in...

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Paradoxes Of Culture & Globalization

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Author: Martin J. Gannon and Robert H. Smith  |  Isbn: 9781412940450  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 289  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology "A truly extraordinary book! The range of knowledge revealed by the author is quite astonishing and the material presented is done so in a clear and unambiguous writing style."The book includes astonishingly varied perspectives on issues...

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