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Local Government in England: Centralisation, Autonomy and Control  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at March 27, 2017
Local Government in England: Centralisation, Autonomy and Control

Local Government in England: Centralisation, Autonomy and Control by Colin Copus
English | 13 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 1137264179 | 206 Pages | PDF | 1.81 MB

The book explores the claim that English local government exists in one of the most centralised relationships with national government. Such a position fundamentally undermines any notion of local self-government and makes the term ‘government’ in local government a misnomer. The book will examine how the erosion of the autonomy, powers, roles,
Early Modern Women's Writing: Domesticity, Privacy, and the Public Sphere in England and the Dutch Republic

Early Modern Women's Writing: Domesticity, Privacy, and the Public Sphere in England and the Dutch Republic (Early Modern Literature in History) by Martine van Elk
English | 18 Jan. 2017 | ISBN: 331933221X | 299 Pages | PDF | 3.89 MB

This book is the first comparative study of early modern English and Dutch women writers. It explores women’s rich and complex responses to the birth of the public sphere, new concepts of privacy, and the ideology of domesticity in the seventeenth century. Women in both countries were briefly allowed a public voice during times of political upheaval, but were increasingly

The Art of Solidarity in the Middle Ages: Guilds in England 1250-1550 (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 19, 2017
The Art of Solidarity in the Middle Ages: Guilds in England 1250-1550 (repost)

The Art of Solidarity in the Middle Ages: Guilds in England 1250-1550 by Gervase Rosser
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0198201575 | 264 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Coleridge and Kantian Ideas in England, 1796-1817: Coleridge's Responses to German Philosophy (Continuum Literary Studies)

Coleridge and Kantian Ideas in England, 1796-1817: Coleridge's Responses to German Philosophy (Continuum Literary Studies) by Monika Class
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1441180753 | 272 Pages | PDF | 2.34 MB
The Rise of Extreme Porn: Legal and Criminological Perspectives on Extreme Pornography in England and Wales

The Rise of Extreme Porn: Legal and Criminological Perspectives on Extreme Pornography in England and Wales by Alexandros K. Antoniou
English | 16 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 3319489704 | 369 Pages | PDF | 3.96 MB

This book analyses the criminalisation of the possession of extreme pornography through ss 63-68 of the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008. It documents the legislative history of the offence and offers a criminological perspective on the role of the media in the construction of the extreme pornography problem.

Church Courts, Sex and Marriage in England, 1570-1640  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Feb. 13, 2017
Church Courts, Sex and Marriage in England, 1570-1640

Martin Ingram - Church Courts, Sex and Marriage in England, 1570-1640
Published: 1988-04-29 | ISBN: 0521232856, 0521386551 | PDF + DJVU | 432 pages | 10.42 MB

Ecology and Conservation of Birds in Urban Environments  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 11, 2017
Ecology and Conservation of Birds in Urban Environments

Ecology and Conservation of Birds in Urban Environments By Enrique Murgui, Marcus Hedblom
English | PDF | 2017 | 520 Pages | ISBN : 3319433121 | 9.85 MB

This book provides syntheses of ecological theories and overarching patterns of urban bird ecology that have only recently become available. The numerous habitats represented in this book ranges from rows of trees in wooded alleys, to wastelands and remnants of natural habitats encapsulated in the urban matrix. Authored by leading scientists in this emergent field, the chapters explore how the characteristics of the habitat in urban environments influence bird communities and populations at multiple levels of ecological organization and at different spatial and temporal scales, and how this information should be incorporated in urban planning to achieve an effective conservation of bird fauna in urban environments.

Birds in the Ancient World from A to Z  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 4, 2017
Birds in the Ancient World from A to Z

W. Geoffrey Arnott, "Birds in the Ancient World from A to Z"
2007 | ISBN-10: 041523851X | 303 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Episcopal Appointments in England, c. 1214–1344: From Episcopal Election to Papal Provision

Episcopal Appointments in England, c. 1214–1344:
From Episcopal Election to Papal Provision

by Katherine Harvey
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1409456153 | 353 Pages | PDF | 1.79 MB

This book considers the theory and practice of free canonical election in its heyday under Henry III and Edward I, and the nature of and reasons for the subsequent transition to papal provision.

The Leveller Revolution: Radical Political Organisation in England, 1640-1650  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Jan. 31, 2017
The Leveller Revolution: Radical Political Organisation in England, 1640-1650

The Leveller Revolution: Radical Political Organisation in England, 1640-1650 by John Rees
English | November 29, 2016 | ISBN: 1784783889, 1784783897 | EPUB | 400 pages | 1.6 MB