Conscientious Objector

Lew Ayres: Hollywood's Conscientious Objector  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Dec. 30, 2014
Lew Ayres: Hollywood's Conscientious Objector

Lew Ayres: Hollywood's Conscientious Objector (Hollywood Legends Series) by Lesley L. Coffin
2012 | ISBN: 1617036374 | English | 224 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Courage of Cowards: The Untold Stories of First World War Conscientious Objectors  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 22, 2016
The Courage of Cowards: The Untold Stories of First World War Conscientious Objectors

Karyn Burnham, "The Courage of Cowards: The Untold Stories of First World War Conscientious Objectors"
ISBN: 1781592950 | 2014 | EPUB/PDF | 144 pages | 8 MB/129 MB

Conscience and Conscientious Objections (Pallas Proefschriften)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 2, 2017
Conscience and Conscientious Objections (Pallas Proefschriften)

Conscience and Conscientious Objections (Pallas Proefschriften) by A. Schinkel
English | Jan. 22, 2007 | ISBN: 9085553911 | 638 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

The book is the product of my search for a philosophical foundation of conscientious objection. The question whether there is such a foundation requires interpretation; it is not self-evident what we should understand by it. I have interpreted it as follows: is there some characteristic of conscientious objections that sets them apart from other kinds of objection, such as to earn conscientious objections a special respect and corresponding treatment?

"Harry's absence: Looking for my father on the mountain" by Jonathan Scott  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Feb. 2, 2017
"Harry's absence: Looking for my father on the mountain" by Jonathan Scott

"Harry's absence: Looking for my father on the mountain" by Jonathan Scott
Victoria University Press | 2000 | ISBN: 0759238693 0864733259 | 221 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Harry Scott, a conscientious objector, literary figure, teacher, psychologist, and mountaineer, was killed on Mt Cook in 1960 when his son (the author) was two. This biography, autobiography, and social history resulted from the author's setting out to explore his father's life. Scott has published numerous articles and books, including poetry, and is Director of Studies in History at Downing College, Cambridge.

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Cassius Clay vs. the United States of America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 29, 2017
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Cassius Clay vs. the United States of America

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Cassius Clay vs. the United States of America by Howard L. Bingham, Max Wallace
2012 | ISBN: 1590772083, 0871319004 | English | 288 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn: A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything (repost)

Amanda Gefter, "Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn: A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything"
ISBN: 0345531434 | 2014 | EPUB | 432 pages | 5 MB

When Soldiers Say No : Selective Conscientious Objection in the Modern Military  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 19, 2016
When Soldiers Say No : Selective Conscientious Objection in the Modern Military

When Soldiers Say No :
Selective Conscientious Objection in the Modern Military

by Andrea Ellner and Paul Robinson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1472412141 | 290 Pages | True PDF | 4.36 MB

This book brings together arguments for and against selective conscientious objection, as well as case studies examining how different countries deal with those who claim the status of selective conscientious objectors.

Conscientious Objection to Military Service in International Human Rights Law  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Aug. 10, 2016
Conscientious Objection to Military Service in International Human Rights Law

Conscientious Objection to Military Service in International Human Rights Law by Ozgur Heval Cinar
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1137366079 | 275 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Death Wish (1974)  Video

Posted by Helladot at June 19, 2016
Death Wish (1974)

Death Wish (1974)
BRRip 720p | MKV | 1280 x 720 | x264 @ 2048 Kbps | 1h 33mn | 1,51 Gb
Audio: English AC3 2.0 @ 160 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama

Once a mild-mannered liberal, New York City architect Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) snaps when intruders break into his home, murdering his wife (Hope Lange) and violently raping his daughter. A business trip to Tucson, Ariz., lands him a gift from a client, a revolver he uses to patrol the streets when he returns home. Frustrated that the police cannot find the intruders, he become a vigilante, gunning down any criminal that crosses his path. The public finds this vigilantism heroic.

Captured Memories 1930 - 1945: Across the Threshold of War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 7, 2015
Captured Memories 1930 - 1945: Across the Threshold of War

Captured Memories 1930 - 1945: Across the Threshold of War: The Thirties and the War by Peter Liddle
English | 20 Oct. 2011 | ISBN: 1848842333 | 336 Pages | EPUB (True) | 6.28 MB

In this sequel to his successful first volume Peter Liddle brings his years of Oral History experience to the Thirties and the Second World War. He was the founder/Director of a new archive in 1999 specifically dedicated to the rescue of evidence of the Second World War which now documents the lives of more than nine thousand people in that war.