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Una Guia Sencilla Sobre Las Leyes de Inmigracion de los Estados Unidos
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: Spanish. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Essay » Legal
Whether you were born in the US, whether you are now in the US, or even if you are planning to come to America, this book is for you. You MUST read this book, especially as an alien, because the information you will find here will help you to stay out of trouble and direct your path from the time you arrive in America up to you becoming a US citizen if you so desire.
A Simple Guide to the Immigration Laws of the United States
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Essay » Legal
Whether you were born in the US, whether you are now in the US, or even if you are planning to come to America, this book is for you. You MUST read this book, especially as an alien, because the information you will find here will help you to stay out of trouble and direct your path from the time you arrive in America up to you becoming a US citizen if you so desire.
Real Life Knowledge: Economic Literacy in Improving Student Achievement and the Quality of Education
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
“Every event whether embedded in a class in history or social studies, has an underlying economic subtext” (Catalbiano 2013, P. 34).
Descriptive Grammar of uREd
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Romance Languages (Other)
The Unified Reform of Esperanto Dialects is a proposed reform of the widely known constructed language Esperanto. This descriptive grammar will serve as both an introduction and a general reference for those who want to learn this auxiliary language.
Representing the Poor: Legal Advocacy and Welfare Reform During Reagan's Gubernatorial Years
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Services, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
An extended, multifaceted case study of a kind not much found in scholarship on social cause lawyering. The narrative highlights the forceful presence of Ronald Reagan and the key role in representing the welfare poor of Ralph S. Abascal, a legal aid attorney. To fight Reagan’s welfare policies, Abascal with other legal services lawyers affected judicial, legislative, and administrative change.
Healthcare Reform in the Republic of Georgia: A Healthcare Reform Roadmap for Post-Semashko Countries and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Over the course of the past eight years, the Republic of Georgia’s health system developed a unique approach towards health reform and has experienced great success so far.
Silken Slippers and Hobnail Boots Surviving the Decline and Fall
Price: Free! Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political
A collection of articles to simplify a wide variety of subjects about the present and future of the United States. It’s about clarifying and simplifying complex issues involving our evolution into an almost bankrupt, stagnant welfare state now being challenged by hungrier, aggressive, more productive nations.
Music to Everyone's Ears: Binding Mediation in Music Rights Disputes
Price: Free! Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Music to Everyone's Ears provides an analysis of U.S. copyright law, musical characteristics commonly considered in copyright disputes, judge's approaches to music copyright litigation, and the role alternative dispute resolution can play in music rights disputes.
Reducing Crime, Reducing Incarceration: Essays on Criminal Justice Innovation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
A new collection of compelling and challenging essays from one of the leading voices on criminal justice reform, it makes the argument that small changes on the ground can add up to big improvements in criminal justice. How do you launch a new justice reform? How do you measure impact? Is it possible to spread new practices to resistant audiences? Berman tells the tale of successful reforms.
The Limits of the Legal Process: A Study of Landlords, Law and Crime
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,220. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Housing & Urban Development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This pathbreaking study in the sociology of law has won multiple awards for its insight, clarity, and broad import in examining the UK Rent Acts and landlord behavior over a period of time in the '60s and '70s. Not just a revelation of the unintended consequence of well-meant reforms; though it shows the side-effects of a law to protect tenants, it also explores the bigger picture of law's limits.