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Peter Davis

Insecurity and Welfare Regimes in Asia, Africa and Latin America
by Ian Gough ~ Hardback

Written by a team of internationally respected experts, this book explores the conditions under which social policy, defined as the public pursuit of secure welfare, operates in the poorer regions of the world. Social policy in advanced capitalist countries operates through state intervention to com...

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Insecurity and Welfare Regimes in Asia, Africa and Latin America
by Ian Gough ~ Paperback / softback

Written by a team of internationally respected experts, this book explores the conditions under which social policy, defined as the public pursuit of secure welfare, operates in the poorer regions of the world. Social policy in advanced capitalist countries operates through state intervention to com...

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$127.00
Sir William Jardine
by Christine E. Jackson ~ Hardback

This biography of Sir William Jardine (1800-1874), the foremost Scottish naturalist of the 19th century, uses original source material (manuscripts, correspondence, etc.). Despite Jardine's considerable achievements as ornithologist, ichthyologist, publisher and catalyst of Victorian science, no com...

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Intimate Details and Vital Statistics
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

This work provides a comprehensive assessment of the epidemic and the social response to AIDS in New Zealand. It offers a history of the disease in New Zealand, discusses the epidemic from the perspective of groups involved and presents research into the disease.

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The Corporate Sector in International Development
by Peter Davis ~ Hardback

Over the past two decades many efforts have been made to engage the corporate sector in the processes of international development. Such efforts have taken many forms. Some large companies have developed internal systems and processes to manage impacts on wider societal issues; a number of donor age...

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$244.00
Corporations, Global Governance and Post-Conflict Reconstruction
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

In the past two decades, the international community has shown an increased proclivity to engage in programmes of post-conflict reconstruction in the aftermath of wars. During the same period, increased globalisation has meant that multinational companies have grown greatly in size and influence and...

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Girl of My Dreams
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

A sweeping novel of the 1930s that captures the essence of a golden, lurid era when Hollywood became the fantasy capital of the world Girl of My Dreams follows a wide-eyed young screenwriter in the 1930s when Hollywood, the Depression, and the Communist Party intersected powerfully in the American...

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12 Rules for Life
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

I spent most of my life making myself feel bad, not getting anything done, being afraid to do anything. The principles in this book, totally turned my life around. The way I feel, the difference in quality of life is almost unimaginable. If you want to feel better, or not feel like shit at least. Re...

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Silly Jokes for Kids
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback

Silly Jokes For Kids is a children's joke book full of random jokes that we're not even sure if they make sense. What we do know is that they make kids laugh. Oh and childish adults. Just good clean fun for all ages. Q. Why did Mike fall off his bike? A. Because he is a fish. See....

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SAS - Men in the Making
by Peter Davis ~ Hardback

Peter Davis was the youngest officer in the SAS during World War II. In his autobiographical account, he reveals the naive enthusiasm he felt when he joined the Unit, his fears and trepidation during training, and the horror at what he later experienced during his first operations in the liberation...

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Heritage and Peacebuilding
by Diana Walters ~ Hardback

This volume explores one of the most critical issues of our time: whether heritage can contribute to a more peaceful society and future. It reflects a core belief that heritage can provide solutions to reconciling peoples and demonstrates the amount of significant work being carried out internationa...

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Poetry! Poetry! Poetry!
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

POEM ADDRESSING CONSPIRACY THEORISTS You're right to understand the underlying devious intentions of this poem. You are definitely on to something. You should really examine my other poems too (just google me) and notice the clues I have left behind. You might want to share what you find with others...

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Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage
by Michelle L. Stefano ~ Hardback

Awareness of the significance of intangible cultural heritage (ICH) has recently grown, due to the promotional efforts of UNESCO and its Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (2003). However, the increased recognition of intangible heritage has brought to light its unde...

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Tina
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

Warning: If you're looking to find out who Tina is, these poems won't help you very much. But if you're interested in reading the work of one of our most obsessively inventive, hilariously human, and sometimes crushingly affecting poets, then you've come to the right book. Through a series of direct...

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Making Sense of Place
by Ian Convery ~ Paperback / softback

The term "sense of place" is an important multidisciplinary concept, used to understand the complex processes through which individuals and groups define themselves and their relationship to their natural and cultural environments, and which over the last twenty years or so has been increasingly def...

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If You Came This Way
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

At each stage of their lives-from infant cribs to teen dropouts to welfare dependents to basement shelters for the elderly-the people of the underclass are shunned by the rest of the population, even by the working poor. The cycle is vicious: Underclass children get little help in their own homes (w...

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Hometown
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

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Quantitative Techniques for Competition and Antitrust Analysis
by Peter Davis ~ Hardback

This book combines practical guidance and theoretical background for analysts using empirical techniques in competition and antitrust investigations. Peter Davis and Eliana Garces show how to integrate empirical methods, economic theory, and broad evidence about industry in order to provide high-qua...

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Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage
by Michelle L. Stefano ~ Paperback / softback

Awareness of the significance of intangible cultural heritage (ICH) has recently grown, due to the promotional efforts of UNESCO and its Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (2003). However, the increased recognition of intangible heritage has brought to light its unde...

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Edexcel A-Level/AS Economics A Theme 1 Workbook: Introduction to...
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

Exam Board: Edexcel Level: A-Level Subject: Economics First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: Summer 2016 Create confident, numerate and well-prepared students with skills-focused, topic-specific workbooks. - Prepare students to meet the demands of the 2015 Edexcel A level Economics specif...

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Band Names & Other Poems
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback

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Edexcel A-Level Economics Theme 3 Workbook: Business behaviour and...
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

Exam Board: Edexcel Level: A-Level Subject: Economics First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: Summer 2016 Create confident, numerate and well-prepared students with skills-focused, topic-specific workbooks. - Prepare students to meet the demands of the 2015 Edexcel A level Economics specif...

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Managing Medicines
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

* What are the principal features of the system responsible for the production, regulation, distribution and funding of therapeutic drugs? * What are the major problem areas and issues of policy concern that have arisen in the pharmaceutical sector and how have the participants - particularly the S...

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Simulating Societal Change
by Peter Davis ~ Hardback

This book presents a method for creating a working model of society, using data systems and simulation techniques, that can be used for testing propositions of scientific and policy nature. The model is based on the example of New Zealand, but will be applicable to other countries. It is expected th...

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Maxcon
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback / softback

When the murder of a presidential candidate is covered up, the witness to the crime is the one on the run.In the violent, misogynistic, technologically innovative world of Maxcon, a wildly popular hedonistic mixture of sporting spectacle and virtual experience, power over others is the prevailing et...

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Essential Maths Skills for AS/A Level Economics
by Tracey Joad ~ Paperback / softback

If you struggle with index numbers or calculations of elasticity, this is the book for you. This textbook companion will help improve your essential maths skills for economics, whichever awarding body specification you're following. You can use it throughout your course, whenever you feel you need s...

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