Locked In Place

Author: Vivek Chibber
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691096599
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Locked In Place from the Author: Vivek Chibber. Chibber contrasts India's experience with the success of a similar programme of state-building in Korea, where political elites managed to harness domestic capitalists to their agenda. He then develops a theory of the structural conditions that can account for the different reactions of Indian and Korean capitalists as rational responses to the distinct development models adopted in each country.

Locked Out

Author: Jeff Manza
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195348859
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Locked Out from the Author: Jeff Manza. 5.4 million Americans--1 in every 40 voting age adults-- are denied the right to participate in democratic elections because of a past or current felony conviction. In several American states, 1 in 4 black men cannot vote due to a felony conviction. In a country that prides itself on universal suffrage, how did the United States come to deny a voice to such a large percentage of its citizenry? What are the consequences of large-scale disenfranchisement--both for election outcomes, and for public policy more generally? Locked Out exposes one of the most important, yet little known, threats to the health of American democracy today. It reveals the centrality of racial factors in the origins of these laws, and their impact on politics today. Marshalling the first real empirical evidence on the issue to make a case for reform, the authors' path-breaking analysis will inform all future policy and political debates on the laws governing the political rights of criminals.

Locked Down Locked Out

Author: Maya Schenwar
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 1626562709
Size: 42.78 MB
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Locked Down Locked Out from the Author: Maya Schenwar. "35,000 Americans are arrested every day, and the number of prisoners has increased 500% over the last three decades. Truthout Executive Director Maya Schenwar shows that incarceration actually doesn't deter crime, looks at its devastating effect on families and communities, and offers more humane and more effective alternatives"--

Locked In Locked Out

Author: Shawn Jennings
Publisher: Dreamcatcher Publishing
ISBN: 9781894372237
Size: 41.10 MB
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Locked In Locked Out from the Author: Shawn Jennings.


Author: Parker Witter
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316366498
Size: 80.88 MB
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Locked from the Author: Parker Witter. It had always been the three of us, and then it was the two of us-Ed and August. There was not, nor had there ever been a chance of a Noah and August. And that was fine. Because the truth was I had known Noah forever but I still had no idea who he really was. Especially not now. In this sizzling novella, one girl must choose between loyalty and love. August had the two best guy friends a girl could ask for in Noah and Ed. Then Ed confessed he felt more for her - and their new relationship changed everything. She had hoped it would be Noah that she'd end up with someday, but it's clearer than ever that Noah's just not interested in being a one-girl guy. When the small seaplane the three of them are on crashes, August finds herself injured and marooned on an island with ... Noah. Unsure of what's become of Ed, August and Noah do their best to not lose hope as they fight to survive on an island that is not as deserted as they first believed. But fighting the elements - and their attraction to each other - becomes a losing battle. Soon, a secret from Noah's past that could bind them to the island forever is revealed, and August must choose between giving into her feelings for him, or struggling to make it back home.

Locked In The Family Cell

Author: Kathryn A. Conrad
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299196509
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Locked In The Family Cell from the Author: Kathryn A. Conrad. Locked in the Family Cell is the first book on Ireland to provide a sustained and interdisciplinary analysis of gender, sexuality, nationalism, the public and private spheres, and the relationship between these categories of analysis and action. Kathryn Conrad examines the writers and activists who are resistant to simplistic nationalist constructions of Ireland and its subjects. She exposes the assumptions and the effects of national discourses in Ireland and their reliance on a limited and limiting vision of the family: the heterosexual family cell. By actively situating theoretical readings and concerns in practice, Conrad follows the lead of scholars such as Lauren Berlant, Gloria Anzaldua, Ailbhe Smyth, and others who have encouraged dialogue not only among scholars in different academic disciplines but between scholars and activists. In doing so she provides not only a critique of interest to scholars in a variety of fields but also a productive political intervention.

Monstrum House Locked In

Author: Z. Fraillon
Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont
ISBN: 1742730183
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Monstrum House Locked In from the Author: Z. Fraillon. From the creators of Zac Power, Monstrum House combines a remote boarding school, quirky kids and monsters that go bump in the night! Jasper McPhee is always getting into trouble. That's why he's been sent to the Monstrum House School for Troubled Children. But there's something very strange about Monstrum House. For a start, the students have to stand barefoot in the snow every day. There's also the creepy feeling that the teachers can read your thoughts. Oh, and the fact that the school is crawling with monsters.

Locked In

Author: Michael Esposito
Publisher: Durban House Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9781930754980
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Locked In from the Author: Michael Esposito. Locked In is an intelligent, fast-paces breakout book of deceit, greed, and murder set in Tampa's medical and legal community.

Locked In

Author: Judy Mozersky
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 0919614647
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Locked In from the Author: Judy Mozersky. Judy Mozersky was 19 when she suffered a totally incapacitating stroke. This is a story of incredible personal endurance and courage.

The Double The Labyrinth And The Locked Room

Author: Ilana Shiloh
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9780820468433
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The Double The Labyrinth And The Locked Room from the Author: Ilana Shiloh. The detective genre has been associated from its inception with three paradoxical motifs├╣the double, the labyrinth and the locked room. Rational thought relies on binary oppositions, such as chaos and order, appearance and reality or truth and falsehood. Paradoxes subvert such customary distinctions, logically proving as true what we experientially know to be false. The present book explores detective and crime-mystery fiction and film from the perspective of their entrenched metaphors of paradox.