Author: Joseph L. Esposito
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: aging, dimensions, philosophical, obsolete
Number of Pages: 262
Published: 1987
ISBN-10: 0520056957
ISBN-13: 9780520056954

Discusses theories of aging, social image, ageism, age discrimination, life expectancy, life extension, euthanasia, suicide, and the value of life
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Author: Shlomo Yitzhaki, Branko Milanović
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: world, class, middle, income, decomposing, distribution
Number of Pages: 46
Published:
eBookDB-ID: GGKEY:CY0T
24791

Author: Dzodzi Tsikata
Publisher: IDRC
Keywords: africa, asia, latin, america, analysis, research, tenure, gender, globalisation, land
Number of Pages: 313
Published: 2010-04-01
ISBN-10: 8189884727
ISBN-13: 9788189884727

Drawing from field research in Cameroon, Ghana, Vietnam, and the Amazon forests of Brazil, Bolivia, and Peru, this book explores the relationship between gender and land, revealing the workings of global capital and of people's responses to it. A central theme is the people's resistance to global forces, frequently through an insistence on the uniqueness of their livelihoods. For instance, in the Amazon, the focus is on the social movements that have emerged in the context of struggles over land rights concerning the extraction of Brazil nuts and babacu kernels in an increasingly globalised ma
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Author: Canadian Institute of Actuaries. Subcommittee on I
Publisher: The Fraser Institute
Keywords: life, experience, ordinary, standard, study, canadian, mortality
Number of Pages: 31
Published: 1997
eBookDB-ID: GGKEY:ASXQ
10515

Author: Yoel Natan
Publisher: Yoel Natan
Keywords: volume, theism
Number of Pages: 584
Published: 2006-07-29
ISBN-10: 1439297177
ISBN-13: 9781439297179

This is volume two of a two-volume study of a war and moon god religion that was based on the Mideast moon god religion of Sin.
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: pisa, united, states, lessons, education, performers, successful, reformers, strong
Number of Pages: 261
Published: 2011-05-01
ISBN-10: 9264096655
ISBN-13: 9789264096653

US President Obama has launched one of the world’s most ambitious education reform agendas. Under the heading “Race to the Top”, this agenda encourages US states to adopt internationally benchmarked standards and assessments that prepare students for success in college and the workplace: recruit, develop, reward, and retain effective teachers and principals; build data systems that measure student success; and inform teachers and principals about how they can improve their practices and turn around their lowest-performing schools. But what does the “top” look lik
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Author: Dr. Rafael Mendoza and Dr. Aymee Valdes
Publisher: Sclerotherapy Books
Keywords: doctors, manual, sclerotherapy
Number of Pages: 50
Published: 2009-01
ISBN-10: 0982261136
ISBN-13: 9780982261132
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