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erecting prism

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

A glass prism used in optical instruments to convert an inverted image into an erect image, as in prismatic binoculars.

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erecting prism

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

A glass prism used in optical instruments to convert an inverted image into an erect image, as in prismatic binoculars.

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erecting prism

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 22 words.

A glass prism used in optical instruments to convert an inverted image into an erect image, as in prismatic binoculars.

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erecting prism

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 22 words.

A glass prism used in optical instruments to convert an inverted image into an erect image, as in prismatic binoculars.

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erecting prism

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Physics

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 22 words.

A glass prism used in optical instruments to convert an inverted image into an erect image, as in prismatic binoculars....

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prism

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

1. (in mathematics) A polyhedron with two parallel congruent polygons as bases and parallelograms for all other faces. A triangular prism has triangular bases.

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Angels in Early Medieval England

Richard Sowerby.

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Religious Studies; Christian Theology. 288 pages.

In the modern world, angels perhaps seem to be no more than a symbol—something encountered only on the top of Christmas trees, or seemingly emblematic of Christian beliefs at their most...

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‘Almost an Oxfam in itself’: Oxfam, <i>Ujamaa</i> and development in Tanzania

Michael Jennings.

in African Affairs

October 2002; p ublished online October 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: African Studies; International Relations; African History; Regional Political Studies. 0 words.

This article examines how Oxfam came to forge an exceptionally close relationship with the Tanzanian state during the 1960s and 1970s. Oxfam, an organization that sought in this period to...

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A Chronology of Compassion, or Towards an Imperfect Future

Juliane Okot Bitek.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

November 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law. 4409 words.

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Systemic Regulation of Global Trade and Finance: A Tale of Two Systems

R. Michael Gadbaw.

in Journal of International Economic Law

September 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 11127 words.

The recent financial crisis has put enormous strains on the global systems governing international finance and trade. These two important international regulatory systems, created after...

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What’s in a Concept? Global Public Goods, International Law, and Legitimacy

Daniel Bodansky.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 9320 words.

Although the terminology of global public goods may be new to international law scholarship, many of the principal features and implications of global public goods are familiar: global...

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A New Link in the Chain: Could a Framework Convention for Refugee Responsibility Sharing Fulfil the Promise of the 1967 Protocol?

Patrick Wall.

in International Journal Of Refugee Law

June 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 18493 words.

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Reflecting upon the 50th anniversary of the conclusion of the 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees, this article argues that it is time...

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The Great Oxymoron: <i>Jus In Bello</i> Violations as Legitimate Non-Forcible Measures of Self-Defense: The Post-Disengagement Israeli Measures towards Gaza as a Case Study

Solon Solomon.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

September 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 19589 words.

Modern warfare and the war on terror against mainly non-State actors have obliged States to resort to innovative measures which blur the limits between jus in bello and jus ad bellum and...

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In Search of Relevant Discretion: The Role of the Mandatory/Discretionary Distinction in WTO Law

Nicolas Lockhart and Elizabeth Sheargold.

in Journal of International Economic Law

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 19598 words.

When deciding whether a general rule is inconsistent with the law of the World Trade Organization (WTO), a distinction has been drawn between rules that ‘mandate’ violations of WTO law, and...

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On Reconciling Irreconcilables: Neo-liberal Globalisation and Human Rights

Paul O'Connell.

in Human Rights Law Review

January 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 11904 words.

This article examines the tensions between the presently dominant form of globalisation, which will be referred to as neo-liberal globalisation, and the protection of human rights. The...

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Transformative Reparations for Women and Girls at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Sarah Williams and Emma Palmer.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 9537 words.

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Reparations programmes are one form of response to violence. However, scholars have criticized their tendency to focus on restoring...

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The Responsibility to Protect and ECOWAS Mechanisms on Peace and Security: Assessing their Convergence and Divergence on Intervention

Isaac Terwase Sampson.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

December 2011; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 14809 words.

In 2008, the United Nations Secretary General appointed a Special Adviser on Responsibility to Protect (R2P), with a mandate to develop its conceptual and doctrinal framework. The normative...

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Interstate Arbitration in International Tax Disputes

Ilias Bantekas.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

September 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 15172 words.

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The proliferation of interstate alternative dispute resolution (ADR) mechanisms, such as joint tax vetoes and mutual agreement procedures, as well as...

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The Brighton Aftermath and the Changing Role of the European Court of Human Rights

Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

May 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 9980 words.

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This article argues that recent case law on the margin of appreciation indicates that the European Court of Human Rights is in the process of...

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