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  • Homicide in the Attic Orators: Rhetoric, Ideology, and Context book cover

    Homicide in the Attic Orators

    Rhetoric, Ideology, and Context, 1st Edition

    By Christine Plastow

    This study identifies specific features in the legal procedure and social perception of homicide in Athens in the time of the orators and examines how these features affected and were represented and utilised in forensic rhetoric. The socially transgressive nature of the crime in Athens resulted in…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • The Aesthetics of Science: Beauty, Imagination and Understanding book cover

    The Aesthetics of Science

    Beauty, Imagination and Understanding, 1st Edition

    Edited by Milena Ivanova, Steven French

    This volume builds on two recent developments in philosophy on the relationship between art and science: the notion of representation and the role of values in theory choice and the development of scientific theories. Its aim is to address questions regarding scientific creativity and imagination,…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Science

  • France And Conventional Defense In Central Europe book cover

    France And Conventional Defense In Central Europe

    1st Edition

    By David S. Yost

    A widespread policy prescription among defense experts of the Atlantic Alliance is the strengthening of conventional forces to reduce dependence on the early use of nuclear weapons in the event of Soviet aggression. Dr. Yost examines the critical role France could play in establishing a more…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • Economic Benefits Of Improved Water Quality: Public Perceptions Of Option And Preservation Values book cover

    Economic Benefits Of Improved Water Quality

    Public Perceptions Of Option And Preservation Values, 1st Edition

    By Douglas Greenley

    Until recently, there has been general agreement that improvement and preservation of water quality, though costly, provided economic and social benefits that outweighed the expense. Now, however, some observers are beginning to question whether the costs of the 1972 Water Pollution Control Act may…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • A History Of South Africa To 1870 book cover

    A History Of South Africa To 1870

    1st Edition

    By Monica Wilson

    This book is aimed towards advancing an understanding of the South African past essential to an appreciation of the South African promise and problems. It presents a survey of the archaeological data, and describes the hunting, herding, and cultivating peoples, and the dominant colonial society.…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • Firms, Farms, And The State In Colombia: A Study Of Rural, Urban, And Regional Dimensions Of Change book cover

    Firms, Farms, And The State In Colombia

    A Study Of Rural, Urban, And Regional Dimensions Of Change, 1st Edition

    By A.H.J. Helmsing

    This book on the regional development theory analyzes the institutional environment, singling out three factors: the textile industry; government that provided key infrastructural provisions; and cotton-grower associations that were able to counter-balance the monopsony of the textile companies.…

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    Routledge

  • Managing Risk And Uncertainty In International Trade: Canada's Natural Gas Exports book cover

    Managing Risk And Uncertainty In International Trade

    Canada's Natural Gas Exports, 1st Edition

    By Alan R Winberg

    This book outlines the development of Canada's natural gas industry and examines the country's management of natural gas exports. It is addressed to those interested in an analysis of Canada's natural gas exports, North American natural gas market trends and international trade in raw materials.…

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    Routledge

  • No Neutral Ground?: Abortion Politics In An Age Of Absolutes book cover

    No Neutral Ground?

    Abortion Politics In An Age Of Absolutes, 1st Edition

    By Karen O'Connor

    In a single year, Dr. David Gunn was killed, Jane Roe recanted, the Supreme Court began to backpedal from its landmark 1973 decision, Congress became fixated on a rare late-term abortion procedure, and numerous states imposed legislation limiting a woman's right to choose. It was a year of extremes…

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    Routledge

  • Middle East Contemporary Survey, Volume Xi, 1987 book cover

    Middle East Contemporary Survey, Volume Xi, 1987

    1st Edition

    By Itamar Rabinovich

    Established in 1977, the Middle East Contemporary Survey (MECS), a unique annual record of political developments in the Middle East, is acknowledged as the standard reference work on events and trends in the region. Designed to be a continuing, up-to-date reference for scholars, researchers and…

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    Routledge

  • Arab Local Government In Israel book cover

    Arab Local Government In Israel

    1st Edition

    By Majid Al-haj

    A study in the project The Status and Condition of the Arabs in Israel under the direction of Professor Henry Rosenfeld. In this book the authors present a historical analysis of local authorities in Arab communities prior to and since the establishment of the state of Israel. They discuss the…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • Different Strokes: Pathways to Maturity in the Boston Ghetto book cover

    Different Strokes

    Pathways to Maturity in the Boston Ghetto, 1st Edition

    By Robert Rosenthal

    This book describes the Pathways project that traces the individual development of several black young men from poor families who grew up in the Roxbury/North Dorchester ghetto from 1967 to 1974. It is about aspects of self-perception and identity, and resources and pathways to reach goals.…

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    Routledge

  • Hoe And Wage: A Social History Of A Circular Migration System In West Africa book cover

    Hoe And Wage

    A Social History Of A Circular Migration System In West Africa, 1st Edition

    By Dennis D. Cordell

    Based on an unusual source a retrospective survey of migration from 1900 to 1975 this book traces the history of internal and international labor migration in colonial and contemporary Burkina Faso, the West African coast, and other parts of Africa. Interviews with returned migrants elicited…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

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