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epub |eng | 2016-07-14 | Author:Fodor’s Travel

( Category: Exercise & Fitness January 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-15 | Author:Skidmore, Thomas E.;

The Amnesty Issue Although economic problems were pressing, one of the Figueiredo government’s most important early decisions was political. It concerned anmesty, a vital question if Brazil was to leave ...
( Category: Caribbean & Latin American January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-05 | Author:Pamela Hanlon

“Walk Right In” Well, not exactly—you must go through security screening—but a day inside the headquarters of the United Nations is not as “off limits” as many might think. For ...
( Category: Americas January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Galbraith, John Kenneth; Galbraith, James K.; [Galbraith, John Kenneth; Galbraith, James K.;]

1 Price data from Bulletin de la Statistique Générale de la France, Paris, Librairie Félix Alcan, Vol. XV, No. II (October 1925), p. 14, and Vol. XVII, No. II (January–March ...
( Category: Money & Monetary Policy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-01 | Author:Melvin Croft & John Youskauskas & Don Thomas

( Category: Engineering January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Julian E. Zelizer [Zelizer, Julian E.]

12 A Promise Unfulfilled, an Imperfect Legacy OBAMA AND IMMIGRATION POLICY Sarah R. Coleman When President Obama entered office, the content, scope, and partisan nature of immigration policy debates had ...
( Category: Americas January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-11 | Author:John R. McNeill & George Vrtis [McNeill, John R. & Vrtis, George]

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF THE URANIUM BOOM Mines The “nuclear fuel cycle” has several stages: mining; milling ore to produce yellowcake; enrichment to separate and concentrate fissionable isotopes; fuel fabrication for ...
( Category: Engineering January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Burke, Kyle;

The notion that the U.S. government was failing to support anticommunist rebels—and that private groups could fill in for the state—emerged in other conflicts, with ever diminishing results. In Southeast ...
( Category: Americas January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-14 | Author:Newman, Louise Michele; [Newman, Louise Michele;]

FIGURE 6-1 An antidote to race suicide. What would Col. Roastwell Say to this? Six in one year! Postcard, 1903–1907. Roosevelt is credited with having popularized the term “race suicide” ...
( Category: Schools & Teaching January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-29 | Author:Rachel Sherman [Sherman, Rachel]

Giving back, like working hard and consuming prudently, involves emotion, disposition, and behavior. It means feeling aware and appreciative, being “nice” to others, and, to different extents, giving time and ...
( Category: Economics January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Posner, Eric A.; Weyl, E. Glen; [Posner, Eric A.; Weyl, E. Glen;]

Effortless Capitalism The logic of shareholder capitalism suggests that investors wish to do as little work as possible while gaining a maximal stable return. Starting in the 1950s, economists developed ...
( Category: Economic Policy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-27 | Author:Robert Wuthnow [Wuthnow, Robert]

WASHINGTON IS DISTANT The most common refrain in rural people’s criticisms of Washington parallels Reverend Patterson’s remarks. Washington is distant from their communities, geographically and culturally. As far as they ...
( Category: National January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-02 | Author:Lyz Lenz

7 A MUSCULAR JESUS OUTSIDE THE STADIUM THERE IS A HEAVING FERVOR of bodies swathed in black and gold. Even in the early morning chill, the air smells of singed ...
( Category: Christian Living January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-14 | Author:John Iceland [Iceland, John]

EXPLAINING PATTERNS OF WELL-BEING There are a number of explanations as to why American Indians have lower levels of socioeconomic achievement than many other groups. While previous chapters evaluated competing ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-13 | Author:Martha C. Nussbaum

The idea that all human beings are profoundly equal with respect to basic capacities that are the seat of human dignity, and that distinctions of class and rank are artificial, ...
( Category: Aging January 19,2020 )