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At War with the Past? The Politics of Truth Seeking in Guatemala

Anita Isaacs.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10828 words.

1Truth seeking in postwar Guatemala is a political battleground in which perpetrators intent on guarding against accountability confront victims’ associations equally intent on exposing...

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Part II The Transfer of Intangible Property, 11 Conceptual Underpinnings

Marcus Smith and Nico Leslie.

in The Law of Assignment

March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 67 pages. 42301 words.

This chapter examines the manner in which choses in action can be assigned when they are not embodied in a negotiable instrument. Assigning a chose in action involves the transfer of that...

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Bebop

James Sellman.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5079 words.

The creation in the mid-1940s of bop—initially known as bebop or rebop—was one of the major breakthroughs in Jazz history. Modern jazz grew out of the complex discontents and experiments...

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Jazz

James Sellman.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 6913 words.

Jazz is one of the crowning achievements of African American culture. It is a profoundly integrative genre, both musically and socially. Drawing on earlier traditions of New Orleans...

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