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Border Identities: Nation and State at International Frontiers
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edited by Hastings Donnan, 1953- and Thomas M. Wilson, fl. 1999 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2004, originally published 1998), 314 page(s)
This book offers fresh insights into the complex and various ways in which international frontiers influence cultural identities. Ten anthropological case studies describe specific international borders in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America, and bring out the importance, and diverse forms, of boundary politic...
edited by Hastings Donnan, 1953- and Thomas M. Wilson, fl. 1999 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2004, originally published 1998), 314 page(s)
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Cambridge Environmental Chemistry Series, 8, Tributyltin: Case Study of an Environmental Contaminant
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edited by Stephen J. De Mora, fl. 1990, in Cambridge Environmental Chemistry Series, 8 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 1996), 322 page(s)
This authoritative study brings together a wide variety of disciplines to illustrate the general principles in identifying and quantifying an environmental toxin, elucidating deleterious biological consequences, and the legal framework that can invoke mitigation via regulation. It has wide appeal for undergraduate...
edited by Stephen J. De Mora, fl. 1990, in Cambridge Environmental Chemistry Series, 8 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 1996), 322 page(s)
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Cambridge Latin American Studies, 27, A History of the Bolivian Labour Movement 1848–1971
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written by Guillermo Lora, 1922-2009, in Cambridge Latin American Studies, 27 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 1977), 422 page(s)
This book is an abridgement and translation of Guillermo Lora's five-volume history. It deals with the strengthening and radicalisation of Bolivia's organised labour movement, which culminated in the drastic revolutionary changes of the 1950s.
written by Guillermo Lora, 1922-2009, in Cambridge Latin American Studies, 27 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 1977), 422 page(s)
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Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies, Women, the State and Revolution: Soviet Family Policy and Social Life, 1917–1936
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written by Wendy Z. Goldman, fl. 1993, in Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1995, originally published 1993), 368 page(s)
When the Bolsheviks came to power in 1917, they believed that under socialism the family would 'wither away.' They envisioned a society in which communal dining halls, daycare centres, and public laundries would replace the unpaid labour of women in the home. Yet by 1936 legislation designed to liberate women from...
written by Wendy Z. Goldman, fl. 1993, in Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1995, originally published 1993), 368 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics, Social Movements, Political Violence, and the State: A Comparative Analysis of Italy and Germany
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written by Donatella Della Porta, 1956-, in Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 1995), 290 page(s)
This book presents empirical research on the nature and structure of political violence. While most studies of social movements focus on single - nations, Donatella della Porta uses a comparative research design to analyse movements in two countries - Italy and Germany - from the 1960s to the 1990s.
written by Donatella Della Porta, 1956-, in Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 1995), 290 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics, Rightful Resistance in Rural China
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written by Kevin J. O'Brien, 1957- and Lianjiang Li, fl. 2011, in Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006), 201 page(s)
How can the poor and weak 'work' a political system to their advantage? Drawing mainly on interviews and surveys in rural China, Kevin O'Brien and Lianjiang Li show that popular action often hinges on locating and exploiting divisions within the state. Otherwise powerless people use the rhetoric and commitments of...
written by Kevin J. O'Brien, 1957- and Lianjiang Li, fl. 2011, in Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006), 201 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law, International Refugee Law and Socio-Economic Rights: Refuge from Deprivation
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written by Michelle Foster, fl. 2009; edited by John S. Bell, fl. 2007 and James Crawford, fl. 2007, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 443 page(s)
Michelle Foster assesses the ability of the Refugee Convention to encompass refugee claims based on the violation of socio-economic rights, arguing that despite the traditional dichotomy between 'economic migrants' and 'political refugees', the Refugee Convention can include many claims with a socio-economic eleme...
written by Michelle Foster, fl. 2009; edited by John S. Bell, fl. 2007 and James Crawford, fl. 2007, in Cambridge Studies in International and Comparative Law (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 443 page(s)
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Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics, 1867 Disraeli, Gladstone and Revolution: The Passing of the Second Reform Bill
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written by Maurice Cowling, 1926-2005; edited by Walter Ullmann, fl. 1967, J. R. Pole, fl. 1967, E. Kedourie, fl. 1967, G. R. Elton, fl. 1967 and Maurice Cowling, 1926-2005, in Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 1967), 465 page(s)
The passage of the Reform Bill of 1867 is one of the major problems in nineteenth-century British history. Mr Cowling provides a full-scale explanation, based on a wide range of archive material, including four major manuscript collections not previously used. Mr Cowling pays equal attention to the view taken by P...
written by Maurice Cowling, 1926-2005; edited by Walter Ullmann, fl. 1967, J. R. Pole, fl. 1967, E. Kedourie, fl. 1967, G. R. Elton, fl. 1967 and Maurice Cowling, 1926-2005, in Cambridge Studies in the History and Theory of Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 1967), 465 page(s)
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Climate Variability, Climate Change and Fisheries
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edited by Michael H. Glantz, fl. 1992 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 1992), 460 page(s)
As we approach the end of the twentieth century, public and scientific attention is focusing increasingly on the detection and assessment of changes in our environment. This unique volume addresses the potential implications of global warming for fisheries and the societies which depend on them.
edited by Michael H. Glantz, fl. 1992 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005, originally published 1992), 460 page(s)
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Confronting Climate Change: Risks, Implications and Responses
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edited by Irving Mintzer, fl. 1992 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1992, originally published 1992), 398 page(s)
Confronting Climate Change is a guide to the risks, dilemmas, and opportunities of the emerging political era, in which the impacts of a global warming could affect all regional, public and even individual decisions. Written by a renowned group of scientists, political analysts and economists, all with direct expe...
edited by Irving Mintzer, fl. 1992 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1992, originally published 1992), 398 page(s)
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