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Download The Disability Pendulum: The First Decade Of The Americans With Disabilities Act (critical America)

The Disability Pendulum: The First Decade Of The Americans With Disabilities Act (critical America)

Politics & Sociology | 163 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ruth Colker  |  Isbn: 9780814716809  |  File size: 15.2 MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 245  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Signed into law in July 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became effective two years later, and court decisions about the law began to multiply in the middle of the decade. In The Disability Pendulum, Ruth Colker presents the first legislative...

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Implementation Of Oil Related Environmental Policies In Nigeria

Politics & Sociology | 140 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Fidelis Allen  |  Isbn: 9781443856195  |  File size: 822.6 KB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This book exposes the limits of a neo-colonial state whose governing elite is so individualistic and self-serving, that they abandon the common good. Allen s book is a worthy reminder that laws by themselves mean nothing outside ethics and values. I heartily...

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Criminal Financial Investigations: Second Edition

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Author: Gregory A. Pasco  |  Isbn: 9781466562622  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 295  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Understanding the financial motivations behind white collar crime is often the key to the apprehension and successful prosecution of these individuals. Now in its second edition, Criminal Financial Investigations: The Use of Forensic Accounting Techniques...

Download Public Information Messages: A Contrastive Genre Analysis Of State-citizen Communication

Public Information Messages: A Contrastive Genre Analysis Of State-citizen Communication

Politics & Sociology | 177 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anne Barron  |  Isbn: 9789027256270  |  File size: 35.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 360  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Public information messages are an important means of state-citizen communication in today’s societies. Using this genre, citizens are directed to “never ever drink and drive”, to “slow down” and to “learn to say no”....

Download From Ambivalence To Betrayal: The Left, The Jews, & Israel

From Ambivalence To Betrayal: The Left, The Jews, & Israel

Politics & Sociology | 105 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Robert S. Wistrich  |  Isbn: 9780803240766  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 648  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology From Ambivalence to Betrayal is the first study to explore the transformation in attitudes on the Left toward the Jews, Zionism, and Israel since the origins of European socialism in the 1840s until the present. This pathbreaking synthesis reveals a...

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The Black Revolution On Campus

Politics & Sociology | 218 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Martha Biondi  |  Isbn: 9780520269224  |  File size: 3.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 367  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Black Revolution on Campus is the definitive account of an extraordinary but forgotten chapter of the black freedom struggle. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Black students organized hundreds of protests that sparked a period of crackdown, negotiation,...

Download Proteste. Jüdische Rebellion In Jerusalem, New York Und Andernorts: Jüdischer Almanach

Proteste. Jüdische Rebellion In Jerusalem, New York Und Andernorts: Jüdischer Almanach

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

Author: Gisela Dachs  |  Isbn: 9783633542611  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 238  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Was haben Karl Marx, Ferdinand Lassalle, die säkulare Israelin Daphne Leef oder ihre ultraorthodoxe Landsmännin Yocheved Horowitz gemeinsam? Sie alle waren nicht bereit, die herrschenden Verhältnisse einfach so hinzunehmen, und es steht fest, dass Juden und...

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The Modern Neighbors Of Tutankhamun

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

Author: Kees van der Spek  |  Isbn: 9789774164033  |  File size: 35.7 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 532  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Until their recent demolition, the colorful mud-brick hamlets of al-Qurna village, situated among the Noble Tombs of the Theban Necropolis on the Luxor West Bank, were home to a vibrant community. Inhabiting a place of intensive Egyptological research for...

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Qualitative Methods For Practice Research

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Author: Janet Hoy, Jeffrey Longhofer, and Jerry Floersch  |  Isbn: 9780195398472  |  File size: 1.4 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 354  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Qualitative methods have become increasingly popular among researchers, and while many comprehensive textbooks describe the standard techniques and philosophical assumptions, it is often assumed that practitioners are...

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The Foundations Of Communication In Criminal Justice Systems

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

Author: Daniel Adrian Doss, Michael Wigginton Jr., Rebecca A. Goza, and William H. Glover Jr.  |  Isbn: 9781482236576  |  File size: 33.5 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 640  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Myriad forms of communication occur within the criminal justice system as judges and attorneys speak to juries, law enforcement officers interact with the public, and the news media...

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Multi-level Governance: The Missing Linkages

Politics & Sociology | 95 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Edoardo Ongaro  |  Isbn: 9781784418748  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 300  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Multi-Level Governance (MLG) is a highly influential, supple and ductile framework for interpreting governance in complex polities. Yet, criticisms have been aimed at its allegedly overly "descriptive", rather than explanatory, power. This volume argues that...

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World Population To 2300

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Author: United Nations  |  Isbn: 978-9211514018  |  File size: 20.3 MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 236  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This publication sets out the results of long-range population projections, based on the data in the World Population Prospects: the 2002 Revision (published by the UN in three volumes: ISBNs 9211513782, 9211513790 & 9211513812). This new set of long-range...

Download What Is Politics: The Activity & Its Study

What Is Politics: The Activity & Its Study

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Author: Adrian Leftwich  |  Isbn: 9780745630564  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 207  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology What is politics? Is it a universal feature of all human societies, past and present? Is it tied to specific institutional arenas? Or is it found in all groups and organizations, large or small, formal or informal? This new textbook seeks to provide answers...

Download Faith In The Future: Understanding The Revitalization Of Religions & Cultural Traditions In Asia

Faith In The Future: Understanding The Revitalization Of Religions & Cultural Traditions In Asia

Politics & Sociology | 185 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Thomas Reuter  |  Isbn: 9789004230378  |  File size: 3.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 234  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Revitalization of religious and cultural traditions is taking place in nearly all contemporary Asian societies and beyond. Faith in the Future: Understanding the Revitalization of Religions and Cultural Traditions in Asia provides a comparative analysis of the...

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A History Of Communications: Media & Society From The Evolution Of Speech To The Internet

Politics & Sociology | 182 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Marshall T. Poe  |  Isbn: 9780521179447  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology A History of Communications advances a theory of media that explains the origins and impact of different forms of communication - speech, writing, print, electronic devices and the Internet - on human history in the long term. New media are 'pulled' into...

Download Generation Rent: Rethinking New Zealand's Priorities (BWB Texts Book 30)

Generation Rent: Rethinking New Zealand's Priorities (BWB Texts Book 30)

Politics & Sociology | 148 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Selena Eaqub and Shamubeel Eaqub  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 120  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology 'The decline of home ownership has struck at the heart of the Kiwi dream – so perhaps it is time to fashion a new one.' House prices may boom or bust but the long-term trend is clear: for more New Zealanders than ever, home ownership is out of reach....

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Asymmetric Autonomy & The Settlement Of Ethnic Conflicts

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

Author: Katherine Nobbs and Marc Weller  |  Isbn: 9780812222388  |  File size: 1.7 MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 360  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Throughout the world many sovereign states grant one or more of their territories greater autonomy than other areas. This arrangement, known as asymmetric autonomy, has been adopted with greater regularity as a solution to ethnic strife and...

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Reducing Genocide To Law: Definition, Meaning, & The Ultimate Crime

Politics & Sociology | 148 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Payam Akhavan  |  Isbn: 9781107480056  |  File size: 1.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 211  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Could the prevailing view that genocide is the ultimate crime be wrong? Is it possible that it is actually on an equal footing with war crimes and crimes against humanity? Is the power of the word genocide derived from something other than jurisprudence? And...

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Exploring Courtroom Discourse

Politics & Sociology | 127 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Anne Wagner and Le Cheng  |  Isbn: 9781409423478  |  File size: 3.6 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology This volume presents a combination of practical, empirical research data and theoretical reflection to provide a comparative view of language and discourse in the courtroom. The work explores how the various disciplines of law and linguistics can...

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How Democracy Works: Political Institutions, Actors, & Arenas In Latin American Policymaking

Politics & Sociology | 101 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Carlos Scartascini  |  Isbn: 9781597821094  |  File size: 4.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 348  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology How Democracy Works takes a detailed look, from an institutional perspective, at each of the main actors on the policymaking stage in Latin America, emphasizing the extent to which institutions facilitate or hinder intertemporal political cooperation and...

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China's Environment & China's Environment Journalists: A Study

Politics & Sociology | 182 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Hugo De Burgh  |  Isbn: 978-1841504698  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 103  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Environmental issues are of growing concern in China, with numerous initiatives aimed at encouraging dialogue and increasing awareness. And key to these initiatives is the environmental journalist. The first English-language study of this burgeoning field,...

Download 99 To 1: How Wealth Inequality Is Wrecking The World & What We Can Do About It

99 To 1: How Wealth Inequality Is Wrecking The World & What We Can Do About It

Politics & Sociology | 87 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich  |  Isbn: 9781609945923  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 168  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Over the past thirty years, we’ve seen a radical redistribution of wealth upward to a tiny fraction of the population. Here, activist Chuck Collins explains how it happened and marshals wide-ranging data to show exactly what the 99/1 percent divide...

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Media, Society, World: Social Theory & Digital Media Practice

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

Author: Nick Couldry  |  Isbn: 9780745639215  |  File size: 1.2 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 242  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Media are fundamental to our sense of living in a social world. Since the beginning of modernity, media have transformed the scale on which we act as social beings. And now in the era of digital media, media themselves are being transformed as platforms,...

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America's New Swing Region : Changing Politics & Demographics in the Mountain West

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

Author: Ruy A. Teixeira  |  Isbn: 9780815722861  |  File size: 10 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 196  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Politics and Sociology The Mountain West—Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah—has become the new swing region in American politics. All signs point to these states, especially Colorado, Nevada and New Mexico, being crucial in the 2012 election. Unfortunately, the...

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Iran's Deadly Ambition: The Islamic Republic's Quest for Global Power

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

Author: Ilan Berman  |  Isbn: 9781594038013  |  File size: 532.2 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Politics and Sociology Are we on the cusp of détente with Iran? Conventional wisdom certainly seems to believe so. In the aftermath of the interim nuclear deal struck in November 2013 between the Islamic Republic and the P5+1 powers (the United States, France, England, Russia, China...

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