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European Exceptionalism in International Law

Magdalena Ličková.

in European Journal of International Law

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 15114 words.

For Member States of the European Union, participation in this supranational organization has increased the number of difficulties in the international arena. Occasionally, the expanding...

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Librarianship

Kathleen E. Bethel.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4138 words.

African American women librarians and others on library staffs have strived to provide excellence in assistance and quality information resources to the communities they have served....

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Part V Conclusion, 10 Conclusion

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 34 pages. 21042 words.

This concluding chapter reflects on the claims and themes developed throughout the chapters but also explores the implications that this work holds for the development of trust law,...

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The Australian International Arbitration Act, the Fiction of Severability and Claims for Restitution

Adrian Baron.

in Arbitration International

June 2000; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 14553 words.

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Baseball in the United States

Gerard Gryski.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2309 words.

Question: “Just tell me, why do you think there is still that much prejudice in baseball today?”Answer: “No, I don't believe it's prejudice. I truly believe that they may not have some...

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Detroit

Tyronne Tillery.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3189 words.

The year 1900 marked a turning point in the history of Detroit and in the character of its growth. By the turn of the century, its commercial and trade preeminence had been replaced by...

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Franklin, John Hope (1915 - 2009), Historian, Educator

Paul Finkelman.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4723 words.

the most influential African American historian of the twentieth century. The son of Buck Colbert Franklin, a lawyer, and Mollie Lee Parker Franklin, a schoolteacher, John Hope...

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Part III Modernity, 4 Administration

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 30 pages. 19178 words.

This chapter examines the first three aspects of the supervisory jurisdiction over trust administration, all of which come closest to the Court actually performing the trust. The first...

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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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Truth, Sojourner (1799 - 1883), Abolitionist, Slave, Women's Rights Advocate, Litigant

Nell Irvin Painter.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2868 words.

Sojourner Truth is one of the two most widely known nineteenth-century black women; the other, Harriet Tubman, was also a former slave without formal education. While Tubman is known as...

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Foreign Relations Law

Thomas Giegerich.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 8223 words.

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How and why credit rating agencies missed the Eurozone debt crisis

Norbert Gaillard.

in Capital Markets Law Journal

April 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Financial Regulation; Capital Markets; Derivatives. 7842 words.

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Literature, African American

Elizabeth McHenry.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5083 words.

Although black Americans responded to their enslavement and the denial of their humanity in a number of ways, the emergence of African American literature reflects the centrality of...

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Johnson, James Weldon (1871 - 1938), Civil Rights Activist, Fiction Writer, Poet

Daniel Donaghy.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3406 words.

writer, songwriter, teacher, and NAACP leader. James William Johnson (who changed his middle name to Weldon in 1913) was born in Jacksonville, Florida, to James Johnson, a headwaiter in...

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The Death of the Two-Headed Nightingale: Why the Paulsson—van den Berg Presumption that Party-Appointed Arbitrators are Untrustworthy is Wrongheaded

Charles N. Brower and Charles B. Rosenberg.

in Arbitration International

March 2013; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. 21642 words.

Two of the most well-regarded and distinguished members of our profession – Professors Jan Paulsson and Albert Jan van den Berg – recently authored articles that seemed to presume that...

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Cartels and the Right to Food: An Analysis of States’ Duties and Options

Tristan Feunteun.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 21438 words.

Hunger has complex causes and can be exacerbated by the actions and/or inactions of various actors, such as states, intergovernmental organizations, and transnational corporations....

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Distinguishing Expert Determination from Arbitration: The Canadian Approach in a Comparative Perspective

Martin Valasek and Frédéric Wilson.

in Arbitration International

March 2013; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. 11941 words.

The distinction between expert determination and arbitration is significant because a different normative regime applies to each, often leading to quite different outcomes for...

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Industrial Property, International Protection

Thomas Cottier.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 17692 words.

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Arbitration in Autumn

William W. Park.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

August 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 16291 words.

Often invoked as a metaphor for decline and decay, autumn also carries a sense of robust maturity bringing fruitful harvest and new beginnings. The season’s double symbolism evokes rival...

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