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Graphic Arts and Printmaking, African Americans in

Aaron Myers.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1843 words.

Prior to the twentieth century, only a few African American artists worked in the graphic arts. Increased African American participation was facilitated by the Work Progress...

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Nino – In His Own Words; In this Issue; The Last Page and Roaming Charges

in European Journal of International Law

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 9943 words.

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Yukos Universal Limited (Isle of Man) v The Russian Federation

Aloysius Llamzon.

in ICSID Review - Foreign Investment Law Journal

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Settlement of Disputes. 7126 words.

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Guatemala Prosecutes former President Ríos Montt

Susan Kemp.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law. 11985 words.

On 19 March 2013, the former President of Guatemala, General José Efraín Ríos Montt, and his military intelligence chief, General José Mauricio Rodriguez Sanchez, went on trial before a...

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Religions, African and Afro-Caribbean, in the United States

James Lorand Matory.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4332 words.

The Africans bound for the plantations, mines, and workshops of the New World embarked primarily from the coast of western Africa between present-day Senegal and Angola, and in smaller...

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A Human Rights Triumph? Dictatorship-era Crimes and the Chilean Supreme Court

Marny A. Requa.

in Human Rights Law Review

March 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights. 13223 words.

This article assesses the dramatic shift in Chilean Supreme Court jurisprudence toward accountability for crimes committed during the dictatorship and sets it within the context of judicial...

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Girl Groups

Kathleen Thompson.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3229 words.

“In the sixties,” said the songwriter and producer Gerry Goffin, “God was a young black girl who could sing.” For Goffin and the other music makers of New York's legendary Brill...

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Pennsylvania

Paula Cochran.

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. 3051 words.

African Americans, present among the earliest settlers of Pennsylvania, have played a diverse role in the state's history, and in the early twenty-first century they accounted for about...

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Monuments, Museums, Public Markers

James W. Loewen.

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

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 9795 words.

The first known Africans to set foot in North America arrived in the summer of 1526, when five hundred Spaniards brought along one hundred black slaves as they tried to establish a town...

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The Archive in the Witness: Documentation in Settings of Chronic Insecurity

Pilar Riaño-Alcalá and Erin Baines.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 10423 words.

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Through an exchange between members of community-based organizations that document human rights violations in northwest Colombia and...

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3 The Supreme Court and the Irish Free State

Brice Dickson.

in The Irish Supreme Court

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 23 pages. 14979 words.

This chapter considers the performance of the Irish Supreme Court during the life of the Irish Free State (1922–37). It charts the way in which the right to appeal from the Supreme Court to...

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11 The Supreme Court and the European Union

Brice Dickson.

in The Irish Supreme Court

February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 21 pages. 14196 words.

This chapter charts the way in which the Irish Supreme Court has applied the law of the European Community/Union. It takes the reader through several seminal cases which illustrate the...

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Decisions of British Courts During 2013 Involving Questions of Public or Private International Law

Andrew Scott.

in British Yearbook of International Law

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 20988 words.

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Part II History, 3 Evolution

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 42 pages. 25391 words.

This chapter focuses on how the mould of the Chancery procedure needed to be broken, despite its basic principles of performance and protection being sound. Legislative intervention and a...

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Global Human Rights Monitoring, New Technologies, and the Politics of Information

Philip Alston and Colin Gillespie.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 18298 words.

Antonio Cassese’s vision for the future of the international human rights and criminal justice regimes relied critically upon the availability of reliable and systematic sources of...

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The Global Financial Crisis and Government Support for Banks: What Role for the Gats?

Bart De Meester.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 19071 words.

This article examines whether the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) is a useful instrument to tackle government support that creates distortions of international competition in...

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Rock and Roll

Kathleen Thompson.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 8496 words.

The year 1955 saw two remarkable, transforming events in American society, and they were not unrelated. Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus, and “rock 'n' roll” began to...

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