Book Title : All Manner of People

all manner of people

Release Date : 2000
ISBN Code : 0854110763
Book Author : Johan Findlay
Book Publisher : The Saltire Society
Total Pages : 137

Book Summary :

This text provides the history of the justices of the peace in Scotland from their foundation in 1609 to the present. The vast range of duties which fell to the justices are described using surviving justice court records.

Book Title : The Stuart Constitution 1603 1688

the stuart constitution 1603 1688

Release Date : 1986-02-20
ISBN Code : 0521313279
Book Author : J. P. Kenyon
Book Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages : 478

Book Summary :

Originally published in 1966, this text established itself as the standard work in 17th century English history in the course of time. The second edition includes a rewritten commentary and has been thoroughly revised and updated in several important areas.

Book Title : The Judicial Branch of State Government

the judicial branch of state government

Release Date : 2006-01-01
ISBN Code : 9781851097517
Book Author : Sean O. Hogan
Book Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Total Pages : 433

Book Summary :

Offers an introduction to the role of the stae courts, describes how they function, and explains the importance of the state level of the judiciary where nearly ninety-seven percent of all legal cases in the United States are settled.

Book Title : Christianity in Chinese Public Life Religion Society and the Rule of Law

christianity in chinese public life religion society and the rule of law

Release Date : 2014-01-27
ISBN Code : 9781137410184
Book Author : J. Carpenter
Book Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 127

Book Summary :

This book analyzes the interaction of religion, society, and governance in China - suggesting it is much more subtle and complex than common convention suggests. The edited work addresses civic engagement, religion, Christianity, and the rule of law in contemporary Chinese society.

Book Title : Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice Research 2011 Edition

issues in criminology and criminal justice research 2011 edition

Release Date : 2012-01-09
ISBN Code : 9781464967542
Book Author :
Book Publisher : ScholarlyEditions
Total Pages : 202

Book Summary :

Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice Research: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Criminology and Criminal Justice Research. The editors have built Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice Research: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Criminology and Criminal Justice Research in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Criminology and Criminal Justice Research: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.

Book Title : The World Bank Annual Report 2004

the world bank annual report 2004

Release Date : 2004
ISBN Code : 0821357719
Book Author : The World Bank (Washington).
Book Publisher : World Bank Publications
Total Pages : 123

Book Summary :

Contents of Volume 1: Message from the Chairman, The Board of Executive Directors, The World Bank Group, The Development Agenda, Regional Perspectives, Thematic Perspectives, Improving Development Effectiveness, Summary of Fiscal 2004 Activities, and About the World Bank.

Book Title : Dangerous Sexualities

dangerous sexualities

Release Date : 2002-09-11
ISBN Code : 9781134705146
Book Author : Frank Mort
Book Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 296

Book Summary :

Dangerous Sexualities takes a look at how our ideas of health and disease are linked to moral and immoral notions of sex. Beginning in the 1830s, Frank Mort relates his social historical narratives to the sexual choices and possibilities facing us now. This long-awaited second edition has been thoroughly updated to include new discussions of eugenics, race hygiene and social imperialism in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. With a new and extended bibliography, introduction and illustrations, this second edition brings a classic into the 21st Century.