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Author: Constance Forbes Citro
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: methodology, directions, new, census, bicentennial
Number of Pages: 482
Published: 1985-09
ISBN-10: 0309036267
ISBN-13: 9780309036269

Author: National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: forums, bicentennial, context, four, series, expert, proceedings, one, citizen
Number of Pages: 200
Published: 1976
eBookDB-ID: NAP:16545

Author: National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: bicentennial, symposium, october, washington, sciences, academy, resource, humankind, proceedings, national, science
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 1977*
eBookDB-ID: NAP:12219

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: bicentennial, policies, support, income, argentina
Number of Pages: 116
Published: 2009-08-21
ISBN-10: 0821380516
ISBN-13: 9780821380512

Argentina approaches its bicentennial as an independent republic and has a window of opportunity in social protection policy. Following the most serious economic crisis in its history during 2001-02, the country mobilized an effort to provide income support to the population in need. Now, as growth has returned and social indicators have recovered to pre-crisis levels, there is an opening to move from emergency income support programs to a more comprehensive, long-term, and sustainable strategy for social protection. The emergency response was effective, as it helped the country to overcome th

Author: Robert S. Cox
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: clark, context, lewis, route, convenient, shortest
Number of Pages: 290
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0871699451
ISBN-13: 9780871699459

Based on papers delivered at the Bicentennial Conference for Lewis & Clark, held in Philadelphia in Aug. 2003, these essays gapple in different ways with the motives underlying the Corps of Discovery & the impact on American culture. The question of failure is used by the authors as a means of interrogating the intellectual & cultural context in which the expedition was framed & in which its results were distributed. Contributors include Robert S. Cox (also the Ed. of the vol.), Domenic Vitiello, S.D. Kimmel, John W. Jengo, Brett Mizelle, & Andrew J. Lewis. Illus.

Author: Paul E. Doutrich
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: constitution, pennsylvania, federal, union, perfect, form
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2007-08
ISBN-10: 1422314995
ISBN-13: 9781422314999

Describes Pennsylvaniażs role in the formation & adoption of the Constitution of the U.S. This document was prepared as part of Pennsylvaniażs observance of the Constitutionżs bicentennial in 1987-1989. Contents: To Form a More Perfect Union: The Federal Constitution & Pennsylvania; Pennsylvaniażs Early Contribution; An Early Attempt at American Union; The Articles of Confederation; The Constitutional Convention; Later Debates; Ratification in Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania & the Bill of Rights; Suggested Sources of Further Reading; & The Constitution Created. Illustrations.

Author: Clyde E. Goulden
Publisher: Academy of Natural Sciences
Keywords: natural, sciences, publication, special, academy, changing, scenes
Number of Pages: 370
Published: 2008-01
ISBN-10: 1422317870
ISBN-13: 9781422317877

This book is the result of a symposium held in Phila., PA, in April 1976, on the bicentennial of Amer. independence. It reviewed the contributions of evolution, systematics, quantitative genetics, ecology, & sociobiology to our understanding of the natural world. The papers identify fundamental shortcomings existing within each discipline. They suggest a need for an integration of these sciences & a more thorough testing within each discipline of the theory of evolution by means of natural selection. Papers are organized by theme: The Changing Scenes; The Influence of the New World on the Stud
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