Crime Fiction and the Law

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Crime Fiction and the Law

Crime Fiction and the Law by Maria Aristodemou, Fiona Macmillan, Patricia Tuitt
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1138818461 | 191 Pages | PDF | 3.2 MB

This book opens up a range of important perspectives on law and violence by considering the ways in which their relationship is formulated in literature, television and film.

Students and Resistance in Palestine: Books, Guns and Politics

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Students and Resistance in Palestine: Books, Guns and Politics

Students and Resistance in Palestine: Books, Guns and Politics by Ido Zelkovitz
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1138802972 | 224 Pages | PDF | 2.4 MB

Exploring the Palestinian Student Movement from an historical and sociological perspective, this book demonstrates how Palestinian national identity has been built in the absence of national institutions, whilst emphasizing the role of higher education as an agent of social change, capable of crystallizing patterns of national identity.

Pre-crime: Pre-emption, precaution and the future

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Pre-crime: Pre-emption, precaution and the future

Pre-crime: Pre-emption, precaution and the future by Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson
English | 2015 | ISBN: 113878169X | 170 Pages | PDF | 4.8 MB

Pre-crime aims to pre-empt ‘would-be-criminals’ and predict future crime. Although the term is borrowed from science fiction, the drive to predict and pre-empt crime is a present-day reality. This book critically explores this major twenty-first century development in crime and justice.

Digital Storytelling: Form and Content

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Digital Storytelling: Form and Content

Digital Storytelling: Form and Content by Mark Dunford, Tricia Jenkins
English | 2017 | ISBN: 113759151X | 244 Pages | PDF | 6.0 MB

This edited collection brings together academics and practitioners to explore the uses of Digital Storytelling, which places the greatest possible emphasis on the voice of the storyteller.

Scandinavian Penal History, Culture and Prison Practice: Embraced By the Welfare State?

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Scandinavian Penal History, Culture and Prison Practice: Embraced By the Welfare State?

Scandinavian Penal History, Culture and Prison Practice: Embraced By the Welfare State? by Peter Scharff Smith, Thomas Ugelvik
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137585285 | 540 Pages | PDF | 31.2 MB

This book draws on historical and cross-disciplinary studies to critically examine penal practices in Scandinavia.

Translations In Times of Disruption: An Interdisciplinary Study in Transnational Contexts

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Translations In Times of Disruption: An Interdisciplinary Study in Transnational Contexts

Translations In Times of Disruption: An Interdisciplinary Study in Transnational Contexts by David Hook, Graciela Iglesias-Rogers
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137583339 | 315 Pages | PDF | 26.8 MB

This book throws light on the relevance and role played by translations and translators at times of serious discontinuity throughout history.

Making the Moral Case for Social Sciences: Stemming the Tide

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Making the Moral Case for Social Sciences: Stemming the Tide

Making the Moral Case for Social Sciences: Stemming the Tide by K. Spracklen
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137577908 | 90 Pages | PDF | 1.3 MB

The social sciences have a legitimacy problem in the modern world.

Traces of Violence and Freedom of Thought

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Traces of Violence and Freedom of Thought

Traces of Violence and Freedom of Thought by Lene Auestad, Amal Treacher Kabesh
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137575018 | 233 Pages | PDF | 4.9 MB

This book examines how people cannot escape being tainted, whether actively engaged or not, by violence in its countless manifestations.

London 2012 and the Post-Olympics City: A Hollow Legacy?

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London 2012 and the Post-Olympics City: A Hollow Legacy?

London 2012 and the Post-Olympics City: A Hollow Legacy? by Phil Cohen, Paul Watt
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137489464 | 460 Pages | PDF | 36.5 MB

This book brings together a body of new research which looks both backwards and forwards to consider how far the London 2012 Olympic legacy has been delivered and how far it has been a hollow promise.

Technology, Self-Fashioning and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century Britain: Refined Bodies

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Technology, Self-Fashioning and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century Britain: Refined Bodies

Technology, Self-Fashioning and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century Britain: Refined Bodies by A. Withey
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137467479 | 162 Pages | PDF | 5.0 MB

The second half of the eighteenth century brought important changes in attitudes towards shaping the body.

Unleashing the Force of Law: Legal Mobilization, National Security, and Basic Freedoms

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Unleashing the Force of Law: Legal Mobilization, National Security, and Basic Freedoms

Unleashing the Force of Law: Legal Mobilization, National Security, and Basic Freedoms by Devyani Prabhat
English | 2016 | ISBN: 113745573X | 240 Pages | PDF | 9.1 MB

An interdisciplinary, comparative study of the work of lawyers for civil liberties and basic freedoms, integrating socio-legal theoretical frameworks with insights from political lawyering and social movement literature, in order to trace the professionalization of human rights work and analyse the possibilities and limitations of the rule of law.

Defending the City of God: A Medieval Queen, the First Crusades, and the Quest for Peace in Jerusalem

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Defending the City of God: A Medieval Queen, the First Crusades, and the Quest for Peace in Jerusalem

Defending the City of God: A Medieval Queen, the First Crusades, and the Quest for Peace in Jerusalem by Sharan Newman
English | 2014 | ISBN: 113727865X | 272 Pages | EPUB | 4.1 MB

Jerusalem sits at the crossroads of three continents and has been continuously invaded for millennia.

The Subject of Change: Lessons from the European Graduate School

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The Subject of Change: Lessons from the European Graduate School

The Subject of Change: Lessons from the European Graduate School by Alain Badiou, Duane Rousselle
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0988517027 | 142 Pages | DJVU | 19.4 MB

Alain Badiou occupies the place of the teacher whose primary responsibility rests on the transmission of tradition.

Relentless: Lee Sedol vs Gu Li

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Relentless: Lee Sedol vs Gu Li

Relentless: Lee Sedol vs Gu Li by Younggil An, David Ormerod
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0981912184 | 626 Pages | PDF | 3.5 MB

This book contains analysis of 48 games between two of the top Go players of the early 21st century, but it is not just another book of game commentaries. It is the story of the rivalry and friendship between Lee Sedol and Gu Li, their relentless struggle to become the best, and an explication of the secrets of Go hidden within their games.

Field Guide to the Trees and Shrubs of Britain (2nd Edition)

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Field Guide to the Trees and Shrubs of Britain (2nd Edition)

Field Guide to the Trees and Shrubs of Britain (2nd Edition) by Reader's Digest
English | 2001 | ISBN: 0276425073 | 304 Pages | PDF | 127.8 MB

Recognition profiles of more than 200 trees and shrubs, includingall the species that grow wild in Britain and a wide selection of species introduced for garden and parkland planting.