Adversarial Case-Making

An Ethnography of English Crown Court Procedure

Thomas Scheffer, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

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€121,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004187269
E-ISBN: 
9789004187504
Publication Date: 
September 2010
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xlii, 283 pp. (12 illustrations)
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ISSN: 
0074-8684
Volume: 
116

Edited by M. Parvizi Amineh, International Institute for Asian Studies, University of Amsterdam

This anthology unites in one volume two studies of the Greater Middle East in global politics – each conceptual and empirical. First, it is a historical-comparative study of politics and societies in selected Greater Middle Eastern countries. Second, it is an empirical case study of states and...
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Volume: 
106
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004158597
E-ISBN: 
9789047422099
Publication date: 
October 2007
€115,00
$140.00

Edited by Rubin Patterson, University of Toledo

Transnational society is a new field of study, just as brain circulation is a new development strategy for the global South. This book contributes to the growing scholarship on transnational society and brain circulation, thus highlighting the dynamic social practices already underway.
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Volume: 
105
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004158856
E-ISBN: 
9789047420910
Publication date: 
June 2007
€108,00
$131.00

Edited by Yilmaz Esmer, Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey and Thorleif Pettersson, Uppsala University, Sweden

Based on the data from the European and World Values Studies, this volume discuss basic theoretical and methodological issues of value research and focus on some the most basic processes of value change: cultural globalization, individualization, secularization and democratization.
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Volume: 
104
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004158207
E-ISBN: 
9789047419280
Publication date: 
February 2007
€108,00
$131.00

Edited by Richard B. Day, University of Toronto and Joseph Masciulli, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB, Canada

This book measures the current institutional and political realities surrounding globalization against philosophical ideals. Though the contributors share no particular orthodoxy, they do share the conviction that human responsibility is possible in circumstances that often appear to deny human...
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Volume: 
103
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004155817
E-ISBN: 
9789047411758
Publication date: 
November 2006
€108,00
$131.00

Edited by Dmitry Shlapentokh, Indiana University

This book covers the origins of Eurasianism, dwells on Eurasianism’s major philosophical paradigms, and places Eurasianism in the context of the development of Polish and Turkish thought. The book should be of great interest to those who are interested in Russian/European and Asian history area...
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Volume: 
102
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004154155
E-ISBN: 
9789047419006
Publication date: 
January 2007
€108,00
$131.00

Frans Schryer, University of Guelph

This book describes how Dutch immigrants became commercial farmers in the Canadian province of Ontario. It addresses the broader question of why the Dutch have an international reputation as successful farmers, and the critical implications of such positive stereotyping.
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Volume: 
101
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004151703
Publication date: 
October 2006
€102,00
$122.00

Edited by Eva Nieuwenhuys, Leiden University

This book pays attention to poverty, to the increasing subordination of political, social, cultural and ecological domains within society to the economic domain, and to tasks and powers that should be allotted to governments, non-governmental organisations and international corporations.
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Volume: 
100
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004151598
Publication date: 
September 2006
€102,00
$122.00

S.N. Eisenstadt, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

This book attempts to analyze the civilizational and historical context of the development of the modern revolutions — of the Great Revolutions and of their relations to modernity, to the civilization of modernity, its dynamics and tribulations.
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Volume: 
99
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004148123
Publication date: 
December 2005
€99,00
$119.00

Edited by Seifudein Adem, Binghamton University, USA

The book traverses different historical periods, geographic zones and academic disciplines - all to explore the issues surrounding and the answers to one question: to what extent should Japan be regarded as a model and/or a partner in Africa’s effort to develop?
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Volume: 
98
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004152700
Publication date: 
August 2006
€88,00
$106.00

Sylvie-Anne Mériot. Translated by Trevor Cox and Chanelle Paul. Preface by André Grelon

Why is it that French chefs tend to develop a syndrome of professional nostalgia? Educated to work in the most prestigious restaurants, they soon discover another reality in common foodservices and are viewed as having made an egotistical professional choice. Regardless of the improvement in...
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Volume: 
97
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004143463
Publication date: 
December 2005
€81,00
$99.00

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