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Download Law, Religious Freedoms & Education In Europe

Law, Religious Freedoms & Education In Europe

Politics & Sociology | 229 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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

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

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

Politics & Sociology | 76 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

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 | 147 | 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...

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

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

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

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 | 134 | 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 | 142 | 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...

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Key Facts: Jurisprudence, 2nd Edition

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

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 | 84 | 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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Muslim Childhood: Religious Nurture In A European Context

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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

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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

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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

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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 | 109 | 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...

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Defending Battered Women On Trial: Lessons From The Transcripts

Politics & Sociology | 189 | 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

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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 | 138 | 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

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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...

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Between State & Synagogue: The Secularization Of Contemporary Israel

Politics & Sociology | 119 | 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

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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

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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

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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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