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B.S. Chimni.

in International Journal of Constitutional Law

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; UK Politics. 3542 words.

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János Kis.

in International Journal of Constitutional Law

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; UK Politics. 5817 words.

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Jennifer C. Hunt.

in Seven Shots

October 2010; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Theory. 16136 words.

This chapter gives an account of two dedicated police officers, Paul Yurkiw and Rich Teemsma, working in the Emergency Service departments and discusses their brave acts in July 1997....

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 7179 words.

This chapter focuses on the author's pilot and companion, Kemp Burdette, the thirty-six-year-old Cape Fear river keeper. He's been on the job a little less than a year. Formerly Kemp served...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 6854 words.

This chapter discusses a new twist to an old pollution source. According to Kemp, “Poultry CAFOs are making a push into North Carolina because they've been basically regulated out of other...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 3641 words.

This chapter describes the ferry dock for the Southport-Fort Fisher ferry where the brick remains of a twenty-foot-tall lighthouse, Price's Creek Light, stand. Built in 1849, it was one of...

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Kimberly Theidon.

in The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Conflict

February 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Comparative Politics; Public Policy; International Relations. 5913 words.

This chapter focuses on the absence of certain marginal groups from the United Nations’ Women, Peace, and Security Agenda and suggests correctives to those exclusions. The chapter discusses...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 7464 words.

This chapter focuses on Bonnet's Creek, named for Stede Bonnet, the “Gentleman Pirate,” scion of a wealthy Barbados family who reportedly carried his voluminous library to sea with him....

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 3266 words.

This chapter shows that the route to the actual Cape Fear on Bald Head Island is circuitous and expensive. The cape, of course, is a shifty piece of real estate. In this part of the world,...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 6558 words.

This chapter argues that the reason why our natural environment has taken such a hit over the generations is it has been thought of and dealt with in pieces, chopped up into segments that...

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Iain Mclean and Alistair McMillan.

in State of the Union

September 2005; p ublished online February 2006 .

Chapter. Subjects: UK Politics. 9847 words.

This chapter examines the unravelling of the Union between 1800 and 1886. The UK of Great Britain and Ireland was created in 1800, and the Union flag then took on its modern design, with...

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1910–2002

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 0 words.

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1910–2017

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 417 words.

1931–1951

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 20300 words.

In David Marquand's alternating chronology, the governments of Clement Attlee marked a moralist-activist collectivist phase. Yet, this was also a transition stage in the Labour Party, and...

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1947–2016

Vijay Joshi.

in India's Long Road

April 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Economics. 8184 words.

This chapter is a broad-brush account of the highlights of India’s political and economic history from independence until 2016. On the economic front, the period falls quite naturally into...

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1948–1978

Jacob Taubes, Keith Tribe and Mike Grimshaw.

in To Carl Schmitt

May 2013; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 3272 words.

In the lecture contained in this chapter, Jacob Taubes reflects on the history of his relationship with Carl Schmitt that goes back to 1948 and lasted until 1978, a period of thirty years....

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1951–1964

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 15861 words.

By the early 1950s, the Labour Party was low on intellectual fuel. Though mid-1950s' revisionism eased the immediate problem, it also had a fundamental, lasting aspect: already having...

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1957–2017

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 746 words.

1964–1979

Jeremy Nuttall.

in Psychological Socialism

June 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Theory. 14732 words.

This chapter argues that few, if any, of the Labour Party's leading politicians during the period 1964–1979 systematically applied the values of principle and intellect to politics,...

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1974

Naomi Hossain.

in The Aid Lab

February 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Business and Management. 10971 words.

This chapter examines the pivotal event in the history of Bangladesh’s development project: the famine of 1974. It examines different explanations for the famine, and concludes that under...

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