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Disability, Citizenship, and Belonging: A Critical Introduction
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edited by Nancy J. Hirschmann, 1965- and Beth Linker, fl. 2005; in Civil Disabilities: Citizenship, Membership, and Belonging, Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 8-28
An estimated one billion people around the globe live with a disability; this number grows exponentially when family members, friends, and care providers are included. Various countries and international organizations have attempted to guard against discrimination and secure basic human rights for those whose live...
edited by Nancy J. Hirschmann, 1965- and Beth Linker, fl. 2005; in Civil Disabilities: Citizenship, Membership, and Belonging, Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 8-28
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Reflections on recent scholarship about social revolutions and how to study them
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written by Theda Skocpol, 1947-; in Social Revolutions in the Modern World, Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1994, originally published 1994), 301-344
In this collection of essays, Theda Skocpol, author of the award-winning book, States and Social Revolutions (1979), updates her arguments about social revolutions. How are we to understand recent revolutionary upheavals in countries across the globe? Why have social revolutions happened in some countries, but not...
written by Theda Skocpol, 1947-; in Social Revolutions in the Modern World, Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1994, originally published 1994), 301-344
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MESSRS. LONGMANS, GREEN, & CO.'S CLASSIFIED CATALOGUE OF WORKS IN GENERAL LITERATURE
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written by William L. Alden, 1837-1908; in Among the Freaks (London, England: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1896, originally published 1896), 221-246
This book, by W. L. Alden, is about a variety of human abnormalities.
written by William L. Alden, 1837-1908; in Among the Freaks (London, England: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1896, originally published 1896), 221-246
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The Buddhist World of Southeast Asia (Second edition)
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written by Donald K. Swearer, 1934-, in SUNY Series in Religious Studies (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2010, originally published 1995), 326 page(s)
An unparalleled portrait, Donald K. Swearer's The Buddhist World of Southeast Asia has been a key source for all those interested in the Theravada homelands since the work's publication in 1995. Expanded and updated, the second edition offers this wide-ranging account for readers at the beginning of the twenty-f...
written by Donald K. Swearer, 1934-, in SUNY Series in Religious Studies (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2010, originally published 1995), 326 page(s)
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, eQuality: The Struggle for Web Accessibility by Persons with Cognitive Disabilities
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written by Peter Blanck, 1957-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2014), 502 page(s)
Never before have the civil rights of people with disabilities aligned so well with developments in information and communication technology. The center of the technology revolution is the Internet's World Wide Web, which fosters unprecedented opportunities for engagement in democratic society. The Americans with...
written by Peter Blanck, 1957-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2014), 502 page(s)
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African American Life Series, Ideology and Change: The Transformation of the Caribbean Left
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written by Perry Mars, fl. 1998, in African American Life Series (Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 248 page(s)
Ideology and Change provides the first comprehensive record and analysis of the experience of leftist political movements, organizations, and trends in the English-speaking Caribbean. Perry Mars views the Left as a dynamic force that has made indelible contributions toward advancing democracy since the 1940s, and...
written by Perry Mars, fl. 1998, in African American Life Series (Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 248 page(s)
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[Back matter]
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written by Jerome Delli Priscoli, fl. 2009 and Aaron T. Wolf, fl. 2009; in Managing and Transforming Water Conflicts, International Hydrology Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 123-354
written by Jerome Delli Priscoli, fl. 2009 and Aaron T. Wolf, fl. 2009; in Managing and Transforming Water Conflicts, International Hydrology Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 123-354
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Epilogue: Lost
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written by Deborah A. Boehm, 1966-; in Returned: Going and Coming in an Age of Deportation, California Series in Public Anthropology, Volume 39 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016)
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African Studies Series, 90, Peasant Revolution in Ethiopia: The Tigray People's Liberation Front, 1975–1991
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written by John Young, 1951-, in African Studies Series, 90 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 1997), 290 page(s)
In the wake of the overthrow of the Haile-Selassie regime in Ethiopia in 1974 and the coming to power of the military, a number of opposition forces launched insurrections. But only one movement, the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) triumphed, liberating Tigray in 1989, and in an ethnic-based coalition whic...
written by John Young, 1951-, in African Studies Series, 90 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 1997), 290 page(s)
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The David J. Weber Series in the New Borderlands History, Corazón de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South since 1910
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written by Julie M. Weise, fl. 2015; edited by Benjamin H. Johnson, fl. 2015 and Andrew R. Graybill, fl. 2015, in The David J. Weber Series in the New Borderlands History (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 359 page(s)
When Latino migration to the U.S. South became increasingly visible in the 1990s, observers and advocates grasped for ways to analyze 'new' racial dramas in the absence of historical reference points. However, as this book is the first to comprehensively document, Mexicans and Mexican Americans have a long history...
written by Julie M. Weise, fl. 2015; edited by Benjamin H. Johnson, fl. 2015 and Andrew R. Graybill, fl. 2015, in The David J. Weber Series in the New Borderlands History (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2015, originally published 2015), 359 page(s)
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