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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xlii, 283 pp. (12 illustrations)
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ISSN: 
0074-8684
Volume: 
116

Edited by Masamichi Sasaki, Chuo University, Tokyo

This book is a collection of notable papers from the first six volumes of the journal "Comparative Sociology." Its content represents leading-edge and contemporarily astute analyses in the burgeoning science of comparative sociology, especially relevant to a globalizing world in transition.
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Volume: 
109
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170346
E-ISBN: 
9789047442899
Publication date: 
November 2008
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

S.J.H. Rietjens, Netherlands Defence Academy

Taking a business alliance approach, this book analyses civil-military cooperation processes in Kosovo, Kabul and the Afghan province Baghlan. It identifies the phases in these processes, highlights main factors and proposes a framework for evaluating the quality of civil-military cooperation.
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Volume: 
108
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004163270
E-ISBN: 
9789047431947
Publication date: 
February 2008
€62,40
$74.40
€104,00
$124.00

Edited by Masamichi Sasaki, Chuo University, Japan

Elites come in many forms, as reflected by this collection. From overview to comparative studies in diverse contexts, this work is both historical and contemporary, encompassing case studies of elite individuals as well as elites in nations and political environments.
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Volume: 
107
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004164024
E-ISBN: 
9789047432425
Publication date: 
February 2008
€62,40
$74.40
€104,00
$124.00

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
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004158597
E-ISBN: 
9789047422099
Publication date: 
October 2007
€69,00
$84.00
€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
€64,80
$78.60
€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
€64,80
$78.60
€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
€64,80
$78.60
€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
€61,20
$73.20
€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.
Series: 
Volume: 
100
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004151598
Publication date: 
September 2006
€61,20
$73.20
€102,00
$122.00

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