Why people go to law

an annotated bibliography of social science research

Author: Russell Smith,Sally M. Lloyd-Bostock

Publisher: N.A


Category: Actions and defenses

Page: 97

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On Compiling an Annotated Bibliography

Author: James L. Harner

Publisher: New York : Modern Language Association of America


Category: Reference

Page: 44

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Harner offers information on planning research, organizing an annotated bibliography, compiling entries, using a computer to prepare the manuscript, and editing. While the focus is on preparation of a comprehensive bibliography on a single literary author, the procedures and techniques are easily adapted to selective or subject bibliographies and to other periods and disciplines.

Legal frontiers

Author: Philip Aneurin Thomas

Publisher: Dartmouth Publishing Company


Category: Law

Page: 344

View: 842


This book consists of nine essays which consider the relationship between law and other disciplines.

Dispute resolution in Australia

Author: Hilary Astor,C. M. Chinkin

Publisher: N.A


Category: Law

Page: 462

View: 3318


Second edition of a guide to methods and means of dispute resolution in Australia, first published 1992. This edition includes the considerable changes in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). Provides information about commercial, family, discrimination and international rights, covering topics such as historical context, theories and processes of dispute resolution; key topics in ADR and ADR in application. Includes table of cases, table of statutes, bibliography and index. Astor is Abbott Tout Professor of Litigation and Dispute Resolution at Sydney University. Chinkin is Professor of International Law, London School of Economics.

Dictionary of North Carolina Biography

Vol. 6, T-Z

Author: William S. Powell

Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

ISBN: 9780807866993

Category: History

Page: 310

View: 6685


The most comprehensive state project of its kind, the Dictionary provides information on some 4,000 notable North Carolinians whose accomplishments and occasional misdeeds span four centuries. Much of the bibliographic information found in the six volumes has been compiled for the first time. All of the persons included are deceased. They are native North Carolinians, no matter where they made the contributions for which they are noted, or non-natives whose contributions were made in North Carolina.

Research Methods in the Social Sciences

Author: Bridget Somekh,Cathy Lewin

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761944027

Category: Social Science

Page: 368

View: 6000


In this book the contributors introduce all the key qualitative and quantitative research methodologies and methods and draw readers into a community of researchers engaged in reflection on the research process

Race and Crime

An Annotated Bibliography

Author: Katheryn Russell-Brown,Heather L. Pfeifer,Judith L. Jones

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313310331

Category: Reference

Page: 192

View: 5227


An annotated bibliography of research citations on race and crime in the United States from 1950-1999.

U.S. Relations with South Africa: An Annotated Bibliography

Volume One: Books, Documents, Reports, and Monographs

Author: Y G-M Lulat

Publisher: Westview Press

ISBN: 9780813371382

Category: Political Science

Page: 468

View: 6373


A comprehensive two-volume annotated bibliography of books and monographs, journal articles, government documents, documents of nongovernmental organizations, and substantive magazine and newspaper articles published since the late nineteenth century. Annotated entries contain a short abstract, a table of contents, and information on reviews. Each volume contains an author and subject index, and a periodical is included in Volume Two. Topics covered include: US Foreign Policy; Southern Africa in US-South African Relations; Nuclear Technology and Other Sectors of Trade and Economic Relations; Education Scientific and Cultural Exchanges; African Americans and South Africa; Divestment Disinvestment and Sanctions; Divestment, Disinvestment and Sanctions; Comparative Studies. This two-volume work is part of a larger project that included publication of a nearly 700-page book titled “United States Relations with South Africa: A Critical Overview from the Colonial Period to the Present” which is a critical overview of relations between the United States and South Africa going nearly as far back as the very beginning of their inception as permanent European colonial intrusions and it not only gives attention to the importance of contributions from nonofficial actors in shaping official relations, but also considers the impact of the geopolitical location of South Africa within southern Africa, where the presence of other nations - particularly Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, and Zimbabwe - looms large.

People on the Move

Attitudes Toward and Perceptions of Migration in Medieval and Modern Europe

Author: Harald Kleinschmidt

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780275974176

Category: History

Page: 289

View: 1885


Describes internal and external migration in Europe and Southeast Asia over a period of 1500 years and analyzes attitudes and perceptions of migrants.

Police, Firefighter, and Paramedic Stress

An Annotated Bibliography

Author: John J. Miletich

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313266829

Category: Psychology

Page: 224

View: 7808


The work of public safety professionals is often unpleasant and highly stressful. This English language bibliography consisting of more than 700 references, covering the time period 1945 to early 1989, provides access to extensive and substantial documentation on the stress-filled work lives of police officers, firefighters, and paramedics. The annotated source publications include books, articles, conference proceedings, theses, government publications, and dissertations. Six chapters address psychological and physiological factors, the family, substance abuse, accidents, and suicide.

Sociology of the Future

Theory, Cases and Annotated Bibliography

Author: Wendell Bell,James Wau

Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation

ISBN: 1610440390

Category: Social Science

Page: 480

View: 6897


Concerns itself with the future of sociology, and of all social science. The thirteen authors—among them Wendell Bell, Kai T. Erikson, Scott Greer, Robert Boguslaw, James Mau, and Ivar Oxaal—are oriented toward a redefinition of the role of the social scientist as advisor to policymakers and administrators in all major areas of social concern, for the purpose of studying and shaping the future. This book contains research strategies for such "futurologistic" study, theories on its merits and dangers, as well as an annotated bibliography of social science studies of the future.

Annotated Bibliography of Quaternary Vertebrates of Northern North America

With Radiocarbon Dates

Author: Charles Richard Harington,Canadian Museum of Nature

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 9780802048172

Category: Science

Page: 539

View: 9354


This book focuses on highlights (species mentioned, locality, geological age, stratigraphic positions, etc.) of nearly 1000 items published between 1821 and 2000, dealing with the remains of vertebrates that lived from about 2 million to 5000 years ago.