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flesh hook

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

[Ar]

A type of implement found in late Bronze Age and Iron Age contexts in Europe which comprises a long bronze shank, sometimes heavily decorated and ornamented with attachments,...

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flesh hook

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

[Ar]

A type of implement found in late Bronze Age and Iron Age contexts in Europe which comprises a long bronze shank, sometimes heavily decorated and ornamented with attachments,...

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flesh hook

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 75 words.

[Ar]

A type of implement found in late Bronze Age and Iron Age contexts in Europe which comprises a long

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hooks, bell

Roanne Edwards.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 682 words.

Cited in Booklist as a “formidable feminist social and cultural critic,” bell hooks is widely known for her pioneering and provocative scholarship on racism and sexism in the United...

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bucket

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

[Ar]

From later Bronze Age times through to the early medieval period, metal buckets of various kinds were important accoutrements and probably status objects throughout Europe....

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Suburban Promises

Paul Younger.

in Playing Host to Deity

December 2001; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 4227 words.

The diaspora experience of the indentured laborers in South Africa was different from those who went to Guyana, primarily because in South Africa they were able to leave plantation work...

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Playing Host to Deity

Paul Younger.

December 2001; p ublished online November 2003 .

Book. Subjects: Religious Studies. 198 pages.

In the South Indian religious tradition, there are grand ten‐day festivals held each year in the streets around the temples, mosques, and churches. This tradition is found not only inTamil...

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John Kane

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(1860–1934).

Painter. Self-taught, he is remembered mostly for carefully observed, stylized cityscapes, interior views, and industrial scenes of Pittsburgh. He also painted...

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Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem (born 1947), Basketball Player, Celebrity

Marty Dobrow.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1929 words.

basketball player, was born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, the son of Ferdinand Lewis “Al” Alcindor, a police officer with the New York Transit Authority, and Cora Alcindor, a...

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Editorial Note: A Turbulent Past and the Problem with Memory

Jaime Malamud Goti.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 7154 words.

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7 Paris Agreement

Daniel Bodansky, Jutta Brunnée and Lavanya Rajamani.

in International Climate Change Law

May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 49 pages. 21618 words.

This chapter details the 2015 Paris Agreement, its four overarching issues, and its key provisions. The Paris Agreement is a landmark in the UN climate negotiations. It sets an ambitious...

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Financial Institutions and Human Rights

Mary Dowell-Jones.

in Human Rights Law Review

September 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 21466 words.

The enormous size of today’s financial markets coupled with the economic clout and reach of modern financial institutions means that these entities exert a very significant influence on...

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EU Climate Change Unilateralism

Joanne Scott and Lavanya Rajamani.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 14472 words.

Abstract

The EU is engaged in an ambitious, controversial, and high-stakes experiment to extend the reach of its climate change law. It is...

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The UN Human Rights Norms for Corporations: The Private Implications of Public International Law

David Kinley and Rachel Chambers.

in Human Rights Law Review

January 2006; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 25644 words.

Though many years in the making, the UN Human Rights Norms for Corporations only registered on the radars of most states, corporations and civil society organisations in August 2003 when...

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Autobiography

Darlene Clark Hine.

in Black Women in America, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 8550 words.

Anna Julia Cooper, in what is considered the first black feminist text, A Voice from the South (1892), declared, “As our Caucasian barristers are not to blame if they cannot quite put...

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Turning Off the Tap: Urban Water Service Delivery and the Social Construction of Global Administrative Law

Bronwen Morgan.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16543 words.

This article explores the development of a cross-border dimension to the delivery of urban water services as an arena for the social construction of global administrative law. When companies...

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The Fog of Victory

Gabriella Blum.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 16568 words.

What does victory mean today? How do we know who ‘won’ the war and what does the winner win by winning? This article uses the prism of victory to view the transformation of the goals,...

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Arbitrators and Accuracy

William W. Park.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

February 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 17672 words.

An arbitrator's; primary duty remains the delivery of an accurate award, resting on a reasonably ascertainable picture of reality. Litigants wanting only quick or cheap solutions can roll...

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Far Be It from Thee to Slay the Righteous with the Wicked: An Historical and Historiographical Sketch of the Bellicose Debate Concerning the Distinction between Jus ad Bellum and Jus in Bello

JHH Weiler and Abby Deshman.

in European Journal of International Law

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 20623 words.

The question whether jus in bello and jus ad bellum should interact, or remain in hermet ically sealed spheres, has generated a voluminous and vociferous body of contemporary...

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