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Les Barker

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 30 January 1947, Manchester, England. Barker is a self-styled humorist and writer who has produced over 70 books of poetry and monologues. Most of his recorded works show the ...

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Les Barker

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 30 January 1947, Manchester, England. Barker is a self-styled humorist and writer who has produced over 70 books of poetry and monologues. Most of his recorded works show the ...

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Barker Les

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 503 words.

b. 30 January 1947, Manchester, England. Barker is a self-styled humorist and writer who has produced over 70 books of

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Mrs Ackroyd Band

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(see Barker, Les)See also Les Barker.

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Mrs Ackroyd Band

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 9 words.

(see Barker, Les)See also Les Barker.

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Tom Barker’s ‘To Arms!’ poster: internationalism and resistance in First World War Australia

Madelaine Chiam.

in London Review of International Law

March 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12460 words.

Abstract

This article relies on thinking of ‘law as … artefact’ to read an anti-war poster from First World War Australia as a contribution to the histories of...

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Perseveration and Choice in Parkinson's Disease: The Impact of Progressive Frontostriatal Dysfunction on Action Decisions

Laura E. Hughes, Ellemarije Altena, Roger A. Barker and James B. Rowe.

in Cerebral Cortex

July 2013; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 7714 words.

We have previously shown that patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) perseverate in their choice of action relative to healthy controls, and that this is affected by dopaminergic medication...

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Alain Badiou

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies.

(1937– )

FrenchMarxist philosopher, novelist and playwright. Born in Rabat, Morocco, Badiou completed high school in Toulouse before moving to Paris for undergraduate studies at...

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horror

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

And fantasy have been with us, in one form or another, for as long as literature has existed. M. Shelley's Frankenstein (1818), R. L. Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde...

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De Paris, Wilbur (1900 - 1973), Trombonist, Jazz Musician

Jack Sohmer.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1328 words.

jazz trombonist, was born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, the son of Sidney De Paris, a trombonist, music teacher, and bandleader. Nothing is known of his mother except that she played alto...

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Vesey, Denmark (1767 - 1822), Slave Revolt Leader, Slave

Douglas R. Egerton.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1711 words.

The man later known as Denmark Vesey was born about 1767, probably on the Caribbean sugar island of Saint Thomas. In 1822 Captain Joseph Vesey, who was Denmark's second and fourth owner,...

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Incorporating Arbitration Clauses: The Sacrifice of Consistency at the Altar of Experience

in Arbitration International

June 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 9292 words.

This article considers the varying judicial approaches to the question of incorporation of arbitration agreements by reference to another contract, schedule of terms, or trading rules. In...

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Truth and Reconciliation Commissions

Andreas Gordon O'Shea.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 7052 words.

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Part IV Transnational Organised Crime as Matter of Certain Branches of International Law, 21 Transnational Organised Crime and International Criminal Law

Pierre Hauck.

in International Law and Transnational Organised Crime

July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 23 pages. 12068 words.

At first sight, transnational organised crime (TOC) and international criminal law (ICL) are completely separate: the four ICL core crimes constitute the most heinous crimes, committed by...

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Immunity, Diplomatic

Rosanne van Alebeek.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 9496 words.

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Travel, Dilemmas and Nonrecurrence: Observations on the ‘Respectabilisation’ of Transitional Justice

Kieran McEvoy.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 4178 words.

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Part III Modernity, 7 Supervising Non-Performance

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 30 pages. 19098 words.

This chapter argues that a fundamental duty of trustees is to perform the trust upon assuming the office of trustee. But the duty to adhere strictly to the settled terms of a trust...

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Book III Privileges and Immunities, 13 Privileges and Immunities of Diplomatic Missions

Joanne Foakes and Eileen Denza.

in Satow's Diplomatic Practice

December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 24 pages. 11161 words.

This chapter provides an overview of diplomatic privileges and immunities. Two fundamental rules of diplomatic law—that the person of the ambassador is inviolable and that a special...

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