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Britain - a police state By public interest, h patey
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What happens to those who trip over unethical and criminal activities perpertrated by the State? An account by a nobody who tripped over unethical psychological experiments, perpetrated on a member... More > of her family. The use of psychological experiments is now very evident in the prisons at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay, where General Janis Karpinski has carried the can for activities she alleges were sanctioned by Rumsfeld himself. A useful description of the lengths to which the unaccountable can pursue, hound, harass and pursue an innocent civilian. When our security services are overseen by those whom the security services screen as sympathisers to their cause we have anarchy. This story provides insights into the microcosms of small lives and interpolates a personal experience to view what happens on the greater world stage to those who refuse to be cowed into submission. From David Kelly to Princess Diana – a picture of insouciant criminality at the heart of the British State is unavoidable.< Less
Britain - a police state By Helen Pender, Public Interest
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What happens to those who trip over unethical and criminal activities perpertrated by the State? An account by a nobody who tripped over unethical psychological experiments, perpetrated on a member... More > of her family. The use of psychological experiments is now very evident in the prisons at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay, where General Janis Karpinski has carried the can for activities she alleges were sanctioned by Rumsfeld himself. A useful description of the lengths to which the unaccountable can pursue, hound, harass and pursue an innocent civilian. When our security services are overseen by those whom the security services screen as sympathisers to their cause we have anarchy. This story provides insights into the microcosms of small lives and interpolates a personal experience to view what happens on the greater world stage to those who refuse to be cowed into submission. From David Kelly to Princess Diana – a picture of insouciant criminality at the heart of the British State is unavoidable.< Less
Bridging the Gap: Public-Interest Architectural Internships By Georgia Bizios, Katie Wakeford
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Bridging the Gap, a collection of 19 essays, brings together the best in current practice and thinking regarding public-interest architectural internship and advocates for new models that will have... More > the power to profoundly change the architectural profession and our communities. The collection is intended to fuel a vibrant conversation in the hope of inspiring the creation of new public-interest internships and informing the ongoing updates to the Intern Development Program (IDP). The advantages to developing new public-service internships are clear. Let’s get started! Essay Contributors: Victoria Beach, Thomas Fisher, Marvin Malecha, Michael Pyatok, Jess Zimbabwe, Andrew Caruso, Georgia Bizios, Katie Wakeford, Stephen Luoni, Len Charney, Gabe Bergeron, John Quale, David Perkes, Christina Calabrese, Diane Georgopulos, Katherine Williams, Esther Yang, Bryan Bell, Haley Loram, Luke Perry, Luke Clark Tyler, Sam Valentine< Less
Bridging the Gap: Public-Interest Architectural Internships (eBook) By Georgia Bizios, Katie Wakeford
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Bridging the Gap, a collection of 19 essays, brings together the best in current practice and thinking regarding public-interest architectural internship and advocates for new models that will have... More > the power to profoundly change the architectural profession and our communities. The collection is intended to fuel a vibrant conversation in the hope of inspiring the creation of new public-interest internships and informing the ongoing updates to the Intern Development Program (IDP). The advantages to developing new public-service internships are clear. Let’s get started! Essay Contributors: Victoria Beach, Thomas Fisher, Marvin Malecha, Michael Pyatok, Jess Zimbabwe, Andrew Caruso, Georgia Bizios, Katie Wakeford, Stephen Luoni, Len Charney, Gabe Bergeron, John Quale, David Perkes, Christina Calabrese, Diane Georgopulos, Katherine Williams, Esther Yang, Bryan Bell, Haley Loram, Luke Perry, Luke Clark Tyler, Sam Valentine< Less
It's an Interesting Life By Sean Carter
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This is a strange look inside the head of a teenage boy over the course of a trimester in public school.
Public Work By Francoise Bollack
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FRANCOISE BOLLACK ARCHITECTS – PUBLIC WORKS The book presents three works of architecture built in the US between 1990 and 2000: interventions range from restorations, to alterations, adaptive... More > re-use and additions. Color photographs, drawings and short essays allow readers to understand the work from the perspective of design. The three projects covered in Françoise Bollack Architects – Public Works are The New York State Capitol in Albany, New York (restoration and alterations to a National Historic Landmark), the Chesterwood Museum Shop and Barn Gallery in Stockbridge Massachusetts (addition to landmarked building) and the Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center renovation in New York City (adaptive re-use of a former school building in the Greenwich Village Historic District). The book’s interest stems from the variety of buildings included and the broad range of creative attitudes developed by the architect to address the specific problems and opportunities of each project.< Less
Publication 2013-2014 By Radnor Facets
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This is the 2013-2014 publication from Radnor High School's poetry group Facets. All works in this publication are submitted by students or associates. Anyone interested may contact the group at... More > radnor.facets@gmail.com or on the Facebook page Facets.< Less
Watchtower Publications Valuations Guide By Stan Milosevic
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A price guide for books and material published by the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society. Since the release of the book “Jehovah’s Witnesses - Proclaimers of God’s Kingdom” by... More > the Society in 1993 collecting this material has exploded in interest. The Proclaimers book covers the history of Jehovah’s Witnesses and dedicates a lot of space to discussing older publications. This has aroused interest for these pieces and the collecting of Watchtower publications has become a hobby among many of Jehovah's Witnesses. This guide puts together the early attempts at cataloging all the available collectable material together to make a comprehensive, detailed, and definitive valuation guide. Written and compiled by Witness collectors. Some features of the guide: - Over 400 pages - Over 700 illustrations - Listing 1500 different items published during the last125 years. - Listings categorized in 17 sections and indexed by year - Each item has the current high market price - Unique rarity index< Less
In Defence of the School: A Public Issue By Jan Masschelein, Maarten Simons
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As a painfully outdated institution the school is accused of many things. This book advocates the acquittal of the school. This defence of the school starts from an investigation of what makes a... More > school a school and pinpoints why the school has value in and of itself. It reveals the various attempts to rob the school of its scholastic character, that is, to tame the school. The authors. Jan Masschelein and Maarten Simons are members of the Laboratory for Education and Society, KU Leuven. They share an interest in research on the public dimensions of education and are currently elaborating a philosophy of schooling.< Less
CWRS Special Publication 11 By Crimean War Research Society
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Andrew Sewell: "I intend this pamphlet to be a companion piece for Casualties in the Light Brigade at Balaklava (Special Publication No. 10). It has come about simply because as I compiled... More > those lists I became intrigued to find out what happened to Prisoners of War, and, as we in the CWRS have come to expect, the various published authorities do not agree with each other, giving a clear opportunity for the correction and emmendation of published data. In particular, I was interested to find out which men died in captivity, and which were repatriated." [A4, 17pp, saddle-stitch]< Less