in Encyclopedia of Popular Music
January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 122 words.
A US-based studio group comprising unknown personnel, the Balloon Farm recorded two singles for Laurie Records in 1968. The first,
in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature
January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 162 words.
(1953–), African American educator and creator of imaginative picture books. Her first book, Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm (
in Wildlife Conservation on Farmland Volume 1
July 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 13238 words.
This chapter offers a perspective on the biodiversity crisis and agriculture’s part in it, before focusing on lowland farms in England, to reveal insights and seek solutions. The text takes...
in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History
P ublished online September 2015 .
Article. Subjects: Labour History; US History since 1945; Urban History; US History 1900 - 1945. 11844 words.
Housing in America has long stood as a symbol of the nation’s political values and a measure of its economic health. In the 18th century, a farmhouse represented Thomas Jefferson’s ideal of...
in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass
January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1391 words.
There are two distinct topics in African American architecture: the places in which African Americans lived and the places built or designed by African Americans. The two might or might...
in The Law of Security and Title-Based Financing
March 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Law. 73 pages. 50008 words.
This chapter discusses financing devices that, although performing an equivalent function to security interests, are not generally considered ‘security’ under English law. These devices...
in International Commercial Arbitration in New York
June 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 28 pages. 14230 words.
This chapter provides a brief overview of some basic principles of New York law that are relevant to the interpretation and enforcement of contracts. New York contract law is derived from...
Bankruptcy-remote transactions and bankruptcy law—a comparative approach (part 2): can parties validly waive bankruptcy proceedings?
in Capital Markets Law Journal
July 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 16230 words.
Narmada Bachao Aandolan v India, ex parte Narmada Control Authority and ex parte Ministry of Water Resources of India, Original writ petition, AIR 2000 SC 3751, ILDC 169 (IN 2000), 18th October 2000, Supreme Court
Legal Material. Subjects: Sources, Foundations and Principles of International Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 52940 words.
Whether a displacement of indigenous and tribal populations in relation to the building of a dam on the Narmada River violated their rights under the Convention Concerning Indigenous and...
in Arbitration International
June 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .
Journal Article. 48137 words.
in Human Rights and World Public Order
February 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Law. 91 pages. 43518 words.
This chapter describes a comprehensive set of goal values for postulation, clarification, and implementation of human rights in the largest community of humankind, first by discussing the...
Military and Paramilitary Activities in and Against Nicaragua, Nicaragua v United States, Judgment, Merits, ICJ GL No 70,  ICJ Rep 14, ICGJ 112 (ICJ 1986), 27th June 1986, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 234258 words.
Whether the Court should determine the claims regarding the use of force in international relations notwithstanding the exclusion from its jurisdiction of disputes ‘arising under’ the...