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Download Muslim Childhood: Religious Nurture In A European Context

Muslim Childhood: Religious Nurture In A European Context

Politics & Sociology | 194 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jonathan Scourfield and Sophie Gilliat-Ray  |  Isbn: 9780199600311  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology How do we learn to be religious? To make sense of this process should we emphasise the habitual reinforcement of bodily rituals? Or the active role of individuals in making decisions about faith at key moments? Or should we turn to...

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Cyberspaces & Global Affairs

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

Author: Jake Perry and Sean S. Costigan  |  Isbn: 9781409427544  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 392  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology From the "Facebook" revolutions in the Arab world to the use of social networking in the aftermath of disasters in Japan and Haiti, to the spread of mobile telephony throughout the developing world: all of these developments are part of how...

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The Security Agencies Of The United States

Politics & Sociology | 203 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Tom Streissguth  |  Isbn: 9780766040649  |  File size: 9.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 104  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Understanding the various branches and workings of American government and the key documents upon which our government is based is the focus of this series, with subjects including the Constitution, the organization of our governmental divisions and a...

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The Next Cold War?: American Alternatives For The Twenty-first Century

Politics & Sociology | 193 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: James M. Hanson  |  Isbn: 978-0275954734  |  File size: 9.9 MB  |  Year: 1996  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Next Cold War? sounds a warning: the United States may be contributing to another cold war through its competitive unilateral and regional economic policies. Whereas wars of the past usually resulted from political conflict, Hanson warns that a new cold...

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Understanding Health: A Sociological Introduction

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

Author: Anne-Marie Barry and Chris Yuill  |  Isbn: 9780761973072  |  File size: 3.8 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 152  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The authors are to be commended on a very clear text, easily communicating the insights of a wide range of theoretical perspectives, and marshalling clear empirical evidence for the arguments of the sociology of health' -Health Sociology...

Download Defending Battered Women On Trial: Lessons From The Transcripts

Defending Battered Women On Trial: Lessons From The Transcripts

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

Author: Elizabeth A. Sheehy  |  Isbn: 9780774826525  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 492  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology In the landmark Lavallee decision of 1990, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that evidence of "battered woman syndrome" was admissible in establishing self-defence for women accused of killing their abusive partners. This book looks at the trials of...

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The Emergence Of Organizations & Markets

Politics & Sociology | 63 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John Frederick Padgett and Walter W. Powell  |  Isbn: 9780691148878  |  File size: 19.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 608  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF, MOBI  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The social sciences have sophisticated models of choice and equilibrium but little understanding of the emergence of novelty. Where do new alternatives, new organizational forms, and new types of people come from? Combining...

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We Are The Ones We Have Been Waiting For: The Promise Of Civic Renewal In America

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

Author: Peter Levine  |  Isbn: 9780199939428  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 248  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Chronic unemployment, deindustrialized cities, and mass incarceration are among the grievous social problems that will not yield unless American citizens address them. Peter Levine's We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For is a primer for anyone motivated to...

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Values In Sustainable Development

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

Author: Jack Appleton  |  Isbn: 9780415643504  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 342  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology To enhance sustainable development research and practice the values of the researchers, project managers and participants must first be made explicit. Values in Sustainable Development introduces and compares worldviews and values from multiple countries and...

Download Between State & Synagogue: The Secularization Of Contemporary Israel

Between State & Synagogue: The Secularization Of Contemporary Israel

Politics & Sociology | 110 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Guy Ben-Porat  |  Isbn: 9780521176996  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 280  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology A thriving, yet small, liberal component in Israeli society has frequently taken issue with the constraints imposed by religious orthodoxy, largely with limited success. However, Guy Ben-Porat suggests, in recent years, in part because of demographic changes...

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Nation Of Devils: Democratic Leadership & The Problem Of Obedience

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

Author: Prof. Stein Ringen  |  Isbn: 9780300193190  |  File size: 797.5 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Oxford University political theorist Stein Ringen offers a thought-provoking meditation on the art of democratic rule: how does a government persuade the people to accept its authority? Every government must make unpopular demands of its citizens, from...

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Political Parties In Africa: Ethnicity & Party Formation

Politics & Sociology | 203 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sebastian Elischer  |  Isbn: 9781107620445  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book examines the effects of ethnicity on party politics in sub-Saharan Africa. Sebastian Elischer analyzes political parties in Ghana, Kenya, and Namibia in detail, and provides a preliminary analysis of parties in seven other countries including...

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The Hybrid Media System: Politics & Power

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Author: Andrew Chadwick  |  Isbn: 9780199759484  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 270  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The diffusion and rapid evolution of new communication technologies has reshaped media and politics. But who are the new power players? Written by a leading scholar in the field, The Hybrid Media System is a sweeping and compelling new theory of how political...

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Centers & Peripheries In Knowledge Production

Politics & Sociology | 147 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Leandro Rodriguez Medina  |  Isbn: 9781138957398  |  File size: 2.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 263  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book examines the circulation of knowledge within globalization, focusing on the differences between centers and peripheries of knowledge production in the social sciences.It exploresnot only how knowledge is appropriated in peripheral fields...

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Revolution Was Televised: The Cops, Crooks, Slingers, & Slayers Who Changed Tv Drama Forever

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Author: Alan Sepinwall  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 967.1 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 11  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Revolution Was Televised was named one of 2012's 10 best books by The New York Times' Michiko Kakutani, who called it "a terrific book." It's also been praised by The New Yorker, The Hollywood Reporter, Time and Huffington Post, among others. A mob boss in therapy....

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Policing & Media: Public Relations, Simulations & Communications

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

Author: Alyce McGovern and Murray Lee  |  Isbn: 9780415632133  |  File size: 906.4 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 265  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book examines the relationship between police, media and the public and analyses the shifting techniques and technologies through which they communicate. In a critical discussion of contemporary and emerging modes of mediatized police...

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The Sovereignty Of Human Rights

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Author: Patrick Macklem  |  Isbn: 9780190267315  |  File size: 1.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Sovereignty of Human Rights advances a legal theory of international human rights that defines their nature and purpose in relation to the structure and operation of international law. Professor Macklem argues that the mission of international human...

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European Identity: What The Media Say (intune Series)

Politics & Sociology | 168 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Paul Bayley  |  Isbn: 9780199602308  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology European Identity examines how Europe is represented linguistically in the news media of four EU countries, France, Italy, Poland, and the UK, through the use of an electronic corpus built from newspapers and television news transcripts. This multilingual...

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Courts & Terrorism: Nine Nations Balance Rights & Security

Politics & Sociology | 88 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: John F. Stack Jr and Mary L. Volcansek  |  Isbn: 9781107001107  |  File size: 1 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 285  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Since ancient times, terror tactics have been used to achieve political ends and likely will continue into the foreseeable future. Preserving national security and the safety of civilian populations while maintaining democratic principles...

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Borders, Histories, Existences: Gender & Beyond

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

Author: Paula Banerjee  |  Isbn: 9788132102267  |  File size: 2.9 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 300  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This is an insightful historical work on borders and bordered existences, with special emphasis on the gender dimensions of these existences. The author argues that the experiences of women living on borders and in borderlands are definitive of those of the...

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The Hidden Order Of Corruption. An Institutional Approach

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

Author: Alberto Vannucci and Donatella della Porta  |  Isbn: 9780754678991  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology When corruption is exposed, unknown aspects are revealed which allow us to better understand its structures and informal norms. This book investigates the hidden order of corruption, looking at the invisible codes and mechanisms...

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Latina/o Discourse In Vernacular Spaces: Somos De Una Voz?

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Author: Claudia Anguiano and Roberto Avant-Mier  |  Isbn: 9780739146484  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Taking up the charge to study discourses of marginalized groups, while simultaneously extending scholarship about Latina/os in the field of Communication, Latina/o Discourse in Vernacular Spaces: Somos de Una Voz? provides the most...

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Migrants & Cities: The Accommodation Of Migrant Organizations In Europe

Politics & Sociology | 85 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Margit Fauser  |  Isbn: 9781409421863  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Migrants have organized at all times and in all cities and places. The processes of their accommodation, however, differ, with local authorities and other state institutions playing an important role in these processes. Offering comprehensive empirical insights...

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The Routledge Handbook Of German Politics & Culture

Politics & Sociology | 207 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Sarah Colvin  |  Isbn: 9780415686860  |  File size: 6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 514  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Routledge Handbook of German Politics and Culture offers a wide-ranging and authoritative account of Germany in the 21st century. It gathers the expertise of internationally leading scholars of German culture, politics, and society to explore and...

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Juvenile Justice Administration

Politics & Sociology | 122 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peter C. Kratcoski  |  Isbn: 9781439821602  |  File size: 31.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 522  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology A Fully Revised and Updated Edition of the Essential Juvenile Justice Textbook The juvenile justice system is a multifaceted entity that continually changes under the influence of decisions, policies, and laws. Juvenile Justice: A Social, Historical, and...

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