Author: Samantha Hillyard
Publisher: Berg Publishers
Keywords: life, rural, sociology
Number of Pages: 203
Providing an overview of rural sociology, this title calls for the reinterpretation of rural life in light of the profound changes affecting the countryside. It offers case studies that demonstrate the need for a reinvigorated rural sociology. Tackling contentious issues, it presents a model for rural sociology and assesses its role in society.From fox-hunting to farming, the vigour with which rural activities and living are defended overturns received notions of a sleepy and complacent countryside. Alongside these developments, the rise of the organic food movement has helped to revitalize
Author: Marelize Gorgens
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: capacity, development, toolkit, work, systems, monitoring, evaluation, making
Number of Pages: 530
Written for those who said to the authors (and for others in the same situation): "We know we need M and E, but we don't know how to set up an M and E system, or how to make ours work well and provide the information we need." This detailed, practical manual explains the skills and steps for making a monitoring and evaluation (M and E) system that functions well. The goal is an M and E system -- people, processes and partnerships -- that collects, verifies and analyzes good quality information that is useful and used by decision makers, managers, implementers, funders, and other stakeholders.
Author: Lettice Bryan
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: full, receipts, hundred, thirteen, housewife, containing, kentucky
Number of Pages: 462
Originally published in 1839, this classic of Southern cooking includes more than 1,300 recipes, all cooked and seasoned for a hot climate. Soups, meat, game, fish, catchups, fruit sauces, flavored vinegars, pickles, vegetables, puddings, pastries, cakes, breads, sweetmeats, liquors, and household remedies were rolled into this important regional cookbook. It was aimed at those who were interested in economy, with easy to follow recipes for those with little or no experience in the kitchen. The foods and recipes are derived from American Indian, European, and African sources and reflect a merg
Author: Bob Umlas
Keywords: magic, excel, isn
Number of Pages: 214
Become an Excel wizard! Save time and effort with this expanded and enlarged guide. Each tip is written in a friendly, easy-to-understand style and is full of screen shots and visuals to help you on your way. This edition has been upgraded for Excel 2007! Just a few minutes with this book and you will save time and money.
Author: Allyson Collins
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: united, states, accountability, brutality, justice, police, shielded
Number of Pages: 460
"Report from Human Rights Watch paints a disturbing portrait of the excessive use of force by police officers, and the overwhelming barriers to establishing accountability for officers who violate human and civil rights. Examines common obstacles to police abuse accountability, featuring fourteen large cities -- representative of most regions of the nation. Brutatility cases used for the report are laid out in detailed chapters by city. Research for the report was conducted between late 1995 and early 1998."--Scout report.