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lock-keeper

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N. a person who is employed to attend and maintain a lock on a river or canal.

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lock-keeper

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N. a person who is employed to attend and maintain a lock on a river or canal.

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lock-keeper

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 18 words.

n. a person who is employed to attend and maintain a lock on a river or canal.

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locksman

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

N.

1 a turnkey; jailer.

2 a lock-keeper.

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locksman

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 9 words.

n.

1 a turnkey; jailer.

2 a lock-keeper.

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BARTHES, Joël (<i>born</i> 1955), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 118 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1955, to a family originally from Carcassonne.

Sculptor.

Art Brut.

A lock-keeper at Puicheric, on the Canal du...

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Charles Lock Eastlake (1793 - 1865), painter, museum director, collector, writer and Lady Eastlake (1809 - 1893), Writer and Charles Locke Eastlake (1836 - 1906), Writer, designer, museum official

David Robertson, Adele M. Ernstrom and Philip McEvansoneya.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 3082 words.

English family of artists, museum officials, collectors and writers. (1) Sir Charles Lock Eastlake began his career as a painter before concentrating his interests in connoisseurship and...

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Frances Burney

Peter Sabor and Hilary Havens.

in British and Irish Literature

P ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 10388 words.

Frances Burney (b. 1752–d. 1840), the third child of the famous musicologist Dr. Charles Burney and his wife, Esther Sleepe Burney, was born in King’s Lynn, Norfolk. Before her eighth...

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Art.9 Transit or Trans-Shipment

Stuart Casey-Maslen, Andrew Clapham, Gilles Giacca and Sarah Parker.

in The Arms Trade Treaty: A Commentary

June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 26 pages. 15086 words.

This chapter discusses Article 9 of the ATT, which covers the regulation of each state party of the transit and trans-shipment of conventional arms through its territory. The obligation...

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Garland, Red (1923 - 1984), Pianist, Jazz Musician

Barry Kernfeld.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1161 words.

jazz pianist, was born William McKinley Garland Jr. in Dallas, Texas, the son of William Garland Sr., an elevator operator. His mother's name is unknown. Garland played clarinet and then...

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Special Issue: Law, Justice and the Security Gap

Christine Chinkin, Mary Kaldor, Iavor Rangelov and Sharon Weill.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 3043 words.

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Contemporary Slavery

Suzanne Miers.

in A Historical Guide to World Slavery

January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3389 words.

In 1975 a working group of the United Nations was established to collect evidence on slavery and a wide variety of practices that have been variously described as analogous to slavery,...

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Non-compliance Mechanisms: Interaction between the Kyoto Protocol System and the European Union

Anne-Sophie Tabau and Sandrine Maljean-Dubois.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 6918 words.

The universality of climate change challenges and interdependence in the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions called for a collective response in a multilateral framework. However,...

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Colonialism and the Dilemmas of Transitional Justice in Nigeria

Hakeem O Yusuf.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10031 words.

Abstract∞

Adoption of the colonial template of governance by successive postcolonial governments in Nigeria has limited the ambit of transitional justice,...

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Part I Counter-terrorism and The Rule of Law Framework, 9 Impunity and the Emerging Patterns of International Justice

Tassaduq Hussein Jillani.

in Counter-Terrorism

January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 23 pages. 10905 words.

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Domestic Implementation of Human Rights Judgments in Europe: Legal Infrastructure and Government Effectiveness Matter

Dia Anagnostou and Alina Mungiu-Pippidi.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 11264 words.

Over the past couple of years, international law and international relations scholarship has shifted its focus from the question of whether human rights treaties bring any state-level...

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Uninvited and Unwelcome: The <i>SS Appam</i> and the US Law of Neutrality

Andrew J Norris.

in European Journal of International Law

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 13854 words.

Abstract

On 15 January 1916, the British steamer Appam was captured near the Madeiras by the German raider Moëwe. British mystification regarding...

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Life Is Priceless: Mayan Q’eqchi’ Voices on the Guatemalan National Reparations Program

Lieselotte Viaene.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

March 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10726 words.

1Little in-depth research has been conducted on or attention paid to the experience and opinions of survivors regarding issues such as reparation, justice, reconciliation and...

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