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

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.
Series: 
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?
Series: 
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

Edited by Mattei Dogan, National Center of Scientific Research, Paris

The analysis focuses on the low esteem for politicians, their vulnerability, the concept of associated-rivals, the nexus-judges-journalists and the civil death of politicians under judicial investigations.
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Volume: 
96
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004145306
Publication date: 
September 2005
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Richard L. Harris, California State University, Monterey Bay and Melinda Seid, California State University, Sacramento

This collection of essays analyzes the complex linkages between globalization and health, the health effects of globalization at all levels (global, national, and local), and the policy and institutional responses associated with the health consequences of globalization.
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004141452
Publication date: 
September 2004
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by N'Dri T. Assié-Lumumba, Cornell University

This resourceful book provides cutting-edge exploration and insightful analysis of educational implications of technology and distance higher education in Africa and Asia, critically examining access, curriculum, pedagogy, externally designed programs, the quest for ownership and strategies for...
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Volume: 
94
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131217
Publication date: 
May 2004
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Henk Vinken, Tilburg University, the Netherlands Joseph Soeters, Royal Netherlands's Military Academy and Tilburg University, and Peter Ester, Tilburg University

This book provides insight in the different classic frameworks of addressing cultural diversity around the globe. Key authors reflect on each others classic work and frontline academics in comparative social science show how cultural dimensions matter for explaining contemporary issues in a wide...
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Volume: 
93
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131156
Publication date: 
February 2004
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Mehdi Parvizi Amineh, International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS), Leiden, Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIPE), The Hague, and University of Amsterdam and Henk Houweling, University of Amsterdam

This anthology brings together studies of post-colonial, post-Cold War, Central Eurasia. This part of the world is in transition to independent statehood, nation building and the release of market forces. The objective of the work is to better comprehend the process of state-nation building.
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Volume: 
92
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004144392
Publication date: 
April 2005
€67,00
$81.00

Majid Al-Haj, University of Haifa

This book provides a new critical perspective on questions of immigration and society in Israel through a detailed analysis of ethnic formation, identity patterns, political behavior, and cultural orientation among the 1990s immigrants from the former Soviet Union in Israel.
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Volume: 
91
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004136250
Publication date: 
November 2003
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, University of Tel-Aviv

When examining how the social sciences have dealt with ideology, one's first impression is often one of considerable confusion. Sociology in particular is the scene of heated debates about ideology. These debates go sometimes so far as to echo doubts of participants with regard to their opponents...
Series: 
Volume: 
90
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131040
Publication date: 
August 2003
€67,00
$81.00

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