O Elster

Wilhelm, Prinz Zu Schaumburg-Lippe

O Elster

ISBN:9783845701295

Ein Bild des Prinzen Wilhelm zu Schaumburg-Lippe uber sein Leben und sein Wirken. Prinz Wilhelm zu Schaumburg-Lippe wurde 1834 in Buckeburg geboren. Sehr ausfuhrlich und detailliert wird das Leben des Prinzen dargestellt. Sein Aufwachsen...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:148

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German Patent Protection for 40 Euros

Antonio Elster

ISBN:9783833494949

At least once in a lifetime it will happen: Suddenly there is this new product idea in your head. However small it might seem though, often there are interesting financial prospects involved. Still...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:54

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Maria Stuarts Kampf Um Schottlands Krone. - Primary Source Edition

Otto Elster

ISBN:9781294482895

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:394

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Steven Joel Elster

ISBN:9781243799555

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Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:58

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Addiction: Entries and Exits

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780871542359

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Adolescent Fatherhood

AB Elster

ISBN:9780898595406

First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:220

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Alchemies of the Mind - Rationality and the Emotions

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139173308

Jon Elster has written a comprehensive, wide-ranging book on the emotions in which he considers the full range of theoretical approaches. Drawing on history...more details
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Alchemies of the Mind

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521642798

Jon Elster has written a comprehensive, wide-ranging book on the emotions in which he considers the full range of theoretical approaches. Drawing on history...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:464

AUD $195.00

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Alexis de Tocqueville, the First Social Scientist

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781283330442

The book proposes a new interpretation of Alexis de Tocqueville that views him first and foremost as a social scientist rather than as a political theorist. Drawing on his earlier work on the explanation of social behavior...more details
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Alexis de Tocqueville, the First Social Scientist

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521518444

The book proposes a new interpretation of Alexis de Tocqueville that views him first and foremost as a social scientist rather than as a political theorist. Drawing on his earlier work on the explanation of social behavior...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:202

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Alternatives to Capitalism

Jon Elster;Karl Ove Moene

ISBN:9780521378154

The essays in this provocative collection survey and assess institutional arrangements that could be alternatives to capitalism as it exists today. The agreed point of departure among the contributors is that on the one hand...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:188

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An Introduction to Karl Marx

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139163620

A concise and comprehensive introduction to Marx's social, political and economic thought for the beginning student. Jon Elster surveys in turn each of the main themes of marxist thought: methodology...more details
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An Introduction to Karl Marx

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521338318

A concise and comprehensive introduction to Marx's social, political and economic thought for the beginning student. Jon Elster surveys in turn each of the main themes of marxist thought: methodology...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:212

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Beitrage Zur Kritik Des Lohengrin - Scholar's Choice Edition

Ernst Elster

ISBN:9781298288042

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:124

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Beitrge Zur Kritik Des Lohengrin

Ernst Elster

ISBN:9781110126095

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:124

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Beitrge Zur Kritik Des Lohengrin

Ernst Elster

ISBN:9781110126101

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:124

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Building Up Zion's Walls: Ministry for Empowering the African American Family

James Perkins;Jean Alicia Elster

ISBN:9780817013370

This interactive, in-depth manual includes these crucial components for affecting families today: reaching black males, fostering parent-teen communication...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:176

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Closing the Books - Transitional Justice in Historical Perspective

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780511607011

An analysis of the history of transitional justice from the fifth century BC to the present....more details
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Closing the Books: Transitional Justice in Historical Perspective

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781280702327

An analysis of transitional justice - retribution and reparation after a change of political regime - from Athens in the fifth century BC to the present. Part I...more details
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Commentar Ber Den Prediger Salomo

Ernst Elster

ISBN:9781116919219

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:142

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Commentar Uber Den Prediger Salomo

Ernst Elster

ISBN:9785519213097

This book, "Commentar uber den Prediger Salomo," by Ernst Elster, is a replication of a book originally published before 1855. It has been restored by human beings...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:140

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Commentatio de Homero, Tenerare Aetatis Amico...

Johann C Elster

ISBN:9781247627014

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Constitutionalism and Democracy

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139173629

The eleven essays in this volume, supplemented by an editorial introduction, centre around three overlapping problems. First, why would a society want to limit its own sovereign power by imposing constitutional constraints on democratic decision-making? Second...more details
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Constitutionalism and Democracy

Jon Elster;Gudmund Slagstad RuneHernes

ISBN:9780521457217

The eleven essays in this volume, supplemented by an editorial introduction, center around three overlapping problems. First, why would a society want to limit its own sovereign power by imposing constitutional constraints on democratic decision-making? Second...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:368

AUD $91.95

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Das Bataillon Der Philhellenen - Dessen Errichtung, Feldzug Und Untergang... - Primary Source Edition

Daniel Elster

ISBN:9781294486497

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:262

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Das Bataillon Der Philhellenen: Dessen Errichtung, Feldzug Und Untergang...

Daniel Elster

ISBN:9781247321356

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Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:262

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Death Penalty - P

Jean Alicia Elster

ISBN:9780737719123

Fulfills some of all of the high school national curriculum standards for social studies, English, world history, U.S. history, science, and health....more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:232

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Deliberative Democracy

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139175005

It is sometimes assumed that voting is the central mechanism for political decision-making. The contributors to this volume focus on an alternative mechanism...more details
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Ethics of Medical Choice

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781855672116

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Explaining Social Behavior - More Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781107416413

In this new edition of his critically acclaimed book, Jon Elster examines the nature of social behavior, proposing choice as the central concept of the social sciences. Extensively revised throughout...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:525

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Explaining Social Behavior - More Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781107071186

In this new edition of his critically acclaimed book, Jon Elster examines the nature of social behavior, proposing choice as the central concept of the social sciences. Extensively revised throughout...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:525

AUD $155.00

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Explaining Social Behavior

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521771795

An expanded and revised edition of the author's critically acclaimed volume Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences. In twenty-six succinct chapters...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:484

AUD $165.00

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Explaining Social Behavior

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521777445

An expanded and revised edition of the author's critically acclaimed volume Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences. In twenty-six succinct chapters...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:484

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Explaining Technical Change

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521270724

Technical change, defined as the manufacture and modification of tools, is generally thought to have played an important role in the evolution of intelligent life on earth...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:276

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Foundations of Social Choice Theory

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521389136

The essays in this volume, first published in 1986, examine the philosophical foundations of social choice theory. This field, a modern and sophisticated outgrowth of welfare economics...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:260

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Gestion de La Propriete Intellectuelle A L'Intention Des Musees

Rina Elster Pantalony

ISBN:9789280516821

L'Organisation Mondiale de la Propriete Intellectuelle (OMPI) a pris conscience du besoin croissant qui se manifestait parmi les acteurs de la conservation du patrimoine culturel et a fait elaborer la presente publication pour y repondre. L'ouvrage se presente en deux parties...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:82

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Getting Hooked - Rationality and Addiction

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139173223

The essays in this volume offer a thorough discussion of the relationship between addiction and rationality. This book-length treatment of the subject includes contributions from philosophers...more details
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Getting Hooked

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521038799

The essays in this volume offer the most thorough and up-to-date discussion available of the relationship between addiction and rationality. This is the only book-length treatment of the subject and includes contributions from philosophers...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:300

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I Have a Dream, Too!

Jean Alicia Elster;Nicole Tagdell

ISBN:9780817013974

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I'll Do the Right Thing

Jean Alicia Elster;Nicole Tadgell

ISBN:9780817014087

This fourth and final volume finds Joe Joe facing trouble at school. He has to make a difficult decision about whether to join a gang or to follow the example of Ralph Bunche...more details
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I'll Fly My Own Plane

Jean Alicia Elster;Nicole Tadgell

ISBN:9780817014070

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Institutional Design in Post-Communist Societies

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521473866

The authors of this book have developed a new and stimulating approach to the analysis of the transitions of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:364

AUD $175.00

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International Conference on Quark Nuclear Physics: Refereed and Selected Contributions: June 9-14, 2002, Julich, Germany

Charlotte Elster

ISBN:9783540206613

This volume contains the refereed and selected contributions from the International Conference on Quark Nuclear Physics (QNP2002), held from 9 to 14 June 2002 in JA1/4lich...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:440

AUD $402.95

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Interpersonal Comparisons of Well-Being

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139172387

In this volume a diverse group of economists, philosophers, political scientists, and psychologists address the problems, principles, and practices involved in comparing the well-being of different individuals...more details
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Interpersonal Comparisons of Well-Being

Jon Elster;Gudmund Roemer John EHernes

ISBN:9780521457224

In this volume a diverse group of economists, philosophers, political scientists, and psychologists address the problems, principles, and practices involved in comparing the well-being of different individuals...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:412

AUD $130.00

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Just Call Me Joe Joe

Jean Alicia Elster;Nicole Tagdell

ISBN:9780817013981

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Karl Marx: A Reader

Jon Elster;Karl Marx

ISBN:9780521338325

This volume contains a selection of Karl Marx's most important writings, organized thematically under eight headings: methodology, alienation...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:352

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La Gestion de La Propiedad Intelectual En Los Museos

Rina Elster Pantalony

ISBN:9789280516838

La Organizacion Mundial de la Propiedad Intelectual (OMPI) ha observado que en el sector del patrimonio cultural hay una creciente necesidad de orientacion en esta materia y ha encargado la presente publicacion con el fin de satisfacerla...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:82

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La Gestion de La Propiedad Intelectual En Los Museos

Rina Elster Pantalony

ISBN:9789280525052

La Organizacion Mundial de la Propiedad Intelectual (OMPI) ha observado que en el sector del patrimonio cultural hay una creciente necesidad de orientacion en esta materia y ha encargado la presente publicacion con el fin de satisfacerla...more details
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Local Justice in America

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780871542335

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Local Justice: How Institutions Allocate Scarce Goods & Necessary Burdens

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780871542328

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Making Sense of Marx

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521297059

A systematic, critical examination of Karl Marx's social theories and their philosophical presuppositions. Through extensive discussions of the texts Jon Elster offers a balanced and detailed account of Marx's views that is at once sympathetic...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:576

AUD $120.00

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Minority Government and Majority Rule

Kaare Strom;Gudmund Elster JonHernes

ISBN:9780521374316

Minority governments in parliamentary democracies are conventionally considered to be unstable and ineffective aberrations from the principle of majority rule. Through analysis of over 350 postwar governments...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:304

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Modern Mathematical Methods of Optimization

ELSTER

ISBN:9783527400218

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Multiple Self

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521346832

The essays in this volume consider the question of whether the self is a unity or whether it should be conceived without metaphor as divided--as a "multiple self...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:280

AUD $91.95

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Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781299771871

This 1989 book is intended as an introductory survey of the philosophy of the social sciences. It is essentially a work of exposition which offers a toolbox of mechanisms - nuts and bolts...more details
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AUD $299.95

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Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521376068

This book is intended as an introductory survey of the philosophy of the social sciences. It is essentially a work of exposition that offers a tool box of mechanisms--nuts and bolts...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:184

AUD $63.95

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Om Mods]tningen Mellem Der Vestlige Og Stlige Norge

Kristian Elster

ISBN:9780559774416

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:60

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Our Help in Ages Past: The Black Church's Ministry Among the Elderly

Bobby Joe Saucer;Jean Alicia Elster

ISBN:9780817014834

How can the black church fully and successfully forge ahead without recognizing the contributions, wisdom, and insight of those who laid the foundation for its existence today? The authors of "Our Help in Ages Past proclaim it cannot. Saucer and Elster issue a wake-up call to black churches everywhere; a wake up call to not only recognize the past...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:152

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Playbook for Christian Manhood: 12 Key Plays for Black Teen Boys

James C Perkins;W Wilson Elster Jean AGoode

ISBN:9780817015251

Pastor and founder of the Benjamin E. Mays Male Academy, Rev. Dr. James C. Perkins knows what a critical time in life the early tween and teen years are for African American boys...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:100

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Political Psychology

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139172486

This provocative new textbook takes up and develops the themes of rationality and irrationality in Jon Elster's earlier work. Its purposes are threefold. First...more details
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Political Psychology

Jon Elester;Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521422864

This provocative book takes up and develops the themes of rationality and irrationality in Jon Elster's earlier work. Its purposes are threefold. First...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:216

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Political Psychology

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521411103

This provocative book takes up and develops the themes of rationality and irrationality in Jon Elster's earlier work. Its purposes are threefold. First...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:216

AUD $180.00

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Power Through Pain: Living with Reflex Neurovascular Dystrophy

Elizabeth J Elster

ISBN:9780595437160

""Power Through Pain" is a moving, inspiring memoir of Elizabeth Elster and her family's three and a half year struggle to find a solution to Elizabeth's intense daily pain. Eventually...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:112

AUD $17.95

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Prehistoric Sitagroi: Excavations in Northeast Greece 1968-1970, Vol. 2: Final Report

Ernestine Elster;Colin Renfrew

ISBN:9781931745024

Volume 2 presents the concluding research on Sitagroi, a prehistoric settlement mound in northeastern Greece, excavated between 1968 and 1970...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:519

AUD $148.95

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Profiles in Black: Phat Facts for Teens

Marvin A McMickle;Jean A Elster

ISBN:9780817015084

t's been said that those who don't learn from history are destined to repeat it. It is that conviction that makes this youthful Christian history of black America a vital resource for educators...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:131

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Rational Choice

Jon Elater;Jon Elster JohnElster

ISBN:9780814721698


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Reason and Rationality

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780691139005

One of the world's most important political philosophers, Jon Elster is a leading thinker on reason and rationality and their roles in politics and public life. In this short book...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:96

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Refereed and Selected Contributions from International Conference on Quark Nuclear Physics: Qnp 2002

Charlotte Elster

ISBN:9783642058431

This volume contains the refereed and selected contributions from the International Conference on Quark Nuclear Physics (QNP2002), held from 9 to 14 June 2002 in J lich...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:445

AUD $402.95

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Retribution and Reparation in the Transition to Democracy

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781299398894

The contributions in this volume offer a comprehensive analysis of transitional justice from 1945 to the present. They focus on retribution against the leaders and agents of the autocratic regime preceding the democratic transition...more details
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AUD $190.95

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Retribution and Reparation in the Transition to Democracy

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521829731

The contributions in this study present a comprehensive analysis of transitional justice from 1945 to the present. They feature a general theoretical analysis of the processes of retribution and reparation as well as case studies by historians and political scientists who discuss the West European transitions after 1945 and more recent Latin American...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:341

AUD $200.00

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Retribution and Reparation in the Transition to Democracy

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780511584343

The contributions in this volume offer a comprehensive analysis of transitional justice from 1945 to the present....more details
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AUD $225.00

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Samlede Skrifter

Kristian Elster

ISBN:9780559989346

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:308

AUD $47.29

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Samlede Skrifter

Kristian Elster

ISBN:9780559989360

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:308

AUD $48.95

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Secrecy and Publicity in Votes and Debates

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781107083363

In the spirit of Jeremy Bentham's Political Tactics, this volume offers the first comprehensive discussion of the effects of secrecy and publicity on debates and votes in committees and assemblies. The contributors - sociologists...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:216

AUD $141.95

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Securities Against Misrule

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781299546097

Elster proposes a normative theory of collective decision making, inspired by Jeremy Bentham but not including his utilitarian philosophy. The central proposal is that in designing democratic institutions one should reduce as much as possible the impact of self-interest...more details
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Solomonic Judgements: Studies in the Limitations of Rationality

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521376082

This volume of essays is very much a sequel to the two earlier collections by Jon Elster, Ulysses and the Sirens and Sour Grapes. His topic is rationality--its scope...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:244

AUD $84.95

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Sour Grapes - Studies in the Subversion of Rationality

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139171694

Sour Grapes aims to subvert orthodox theories of rational choice through the study of forms of irrationality. Dr Elster begins with an analysis of the notation of rationality...more details
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Sour Grapes

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521313681

Sour Grapes aims to subvert orthodox theories of rational choice through the study of forms of irrationality. Dr Elster begins with an analysis of the notation of rationality...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:188

AUD $82.95

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Spiritual Navigation for the 21st Century: Sermons from Walter Thomas

Walter S Thomas;Charles E Elster Jean AliciaBooth

ISBN:9780817013639

These inspiring sermons focus on the spiritual priorities at the dawn of a new century. Offering illustrations and examples drawn from an inner-city ministry...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:132

AUD $10.95

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Stratification and Organization

Arthur L Stinchcombe;Gudmund Elster JonHernes

ISBN:9780521325882

The essays in this collection, on stratification, organization and the discipline of sociology, all bear upon a general theoretical question: what models of rationality are necessary or suitable to explain individual and collective action in institutional contexts? Professor Stinchcombe was one of the first sociologists to write on this question...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:392

AUD $270.00

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Strong Feelings: Emotion, Addiction, and Human Behavior

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780262550369

Emotion and addiction lie on a continuum between simple visceral drives such as hunger, thirst, and sexual desire at one end and calm, rational decision making at the other. Although emotion and addiction involve visceral motivation...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:266

AUD $42.95

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Strong Feelings: Emotion, Addiction, and Human Behavior

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780262050562

Emotion and addiction lie on a continuum between simple visceral drives such as hunger, thirst, and sexual desire at one end and calm, rational decision making at the other. Although emotion and addiction involve visceral motivation...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:266

AUD $92.00

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Test of Time

Elster

ISBN:9780156011372

Test of Time is a captivating time-travel adventure that incorporates vocabulary words from the SAT and ACT, boldfacing them throughout the novel and providing definitions in a handy back-of-the book glossary...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:420

AUD $21.95

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Test of Time: A Novel Approach to the SAT and ACT

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9781417624546

Test of Time is a captivating time-travel adventure that incorporates vocabulary words from the SAT and ACT, boldfacing them throughout the novel and providing definitions in a handy back-of-the book glossary...more details

AUD $44.95

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The Accidents of Style: Good Advice on How Not to Write Badly

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9780312613006

Fasten your seat belt for a crash course in careful usage.... Just like automobile accidents, accidents of style occur all over the English-speaking world...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:291

AUD $31.95

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The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations: The Complete Opinionated Guide for the Careful Speaker

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9780618423156

The definitive pronouncement on more than 1,500 of our most commonly mispronounced words.
From the language maven Charles Harrington Elster comes an authoritative and unapologetically opinionated look at American speech. As Elster points out...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:522

AUD $42.95

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The Cement of Society - A Survey of Social Order

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780511624995

Jon Elster delves into what binds societies together and prevents them from disintegrating into chaos and war....more details
Format:Online resource  

AUD $160.00

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The Cement of Society: A Survey of Social Order

Jon Elster;Jon Hernes GudmundElster

ISBN:9780521376075

The question addressed in this challenging new book is: What binds societies together and prevents them from disintegrating into chaos and war? Elster analyzes two concepts of social order: stable...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:320

AUD $98.95

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The Death Penalty

Jean Alicia Elster

ISBN:9780737719116

Fulfills some of all of the high school national curriculum standards for social studies, English, world history, U.S. history, science, and health....more details
Format:Library Binding  Pages:237

AUD $66.95

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The Multiple Self

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781139171779

The essays in this volume consider the question of whether the self is a unity or whether it should be conceived without metaphor as divided - as a 'multiple self'...more details
Format:Online resource  

AUD $288.95

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The Outbreak of the Civil War - L

Deanne Alice Durrett;J Alice Elster

ISBN:9780737713442

Each volume in the "At Issue in History series is an anthology that focuses on a controversial historical topic. At offshoot of Greenhaven's acclaimed "At Issue series focusing on current social issues...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:142

AUD $59.95

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The Roundtable Talks and the Breakdown of Communism

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780226206288

In 1989 and 1990, Eastern European Communist regimes and opposition groups conducted a series of roundtable talks to peacefully negotiate the abolition of authoritarian rule and the transition to democratic governance...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:254

AUD $115.00

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There's a Dog in the Heavens!

Martin Elster

ISBN:9781587361531

Martin Elster's collection of poetry will delight dog-lovers everywhere. Many of the poems are wonderfully whimsical limericks, but there are also a few melancholy poems...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:240

AUD $22.95

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There's a Word for It!

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9780671778583

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AUD $21.95

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There's a Word for It: A Grandiloquent Guide to Life

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9781416510864

Here's an irresistible invitation to discover a treasure trove of exceptional words you can use to add sophistication to your vocabulary and charm to your repartee. Consider that without realizing it you may have engaged in "acokoinonia" (sex without passion or desire)...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:272

AUD $26.95

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Tocqueville: The Ancien Regime and the French Revolution

Jon Elster

ISBN:9781283193214

This new translation of an undisputed classic aims to be both accurate and readable. Tocqueville's subtlety of style and profundity of thought offer a challenge to readers as well as to translators. As both a Tocqueville scholar and an award-winning translator...more details
Format:Undefined  

AUD $129.95

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Tocqueville: The Ancien Regime and the French Revolution

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780521889803

This new translation of an undisputed classic aims to be both accurate and readable....more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:320

AUD $120.00

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Tooth and Nail: A Novel Approach to the New SAT

Charles Harrington Elster;Joseph Elliot

ISBN:9780785737971

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AUD $44.95

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Ulysses Unbound - Studies in Rationality, Precommitment, and Constraints

Jon Elster

ISBN:9780511625008

This provocative book argues that, very often, people may benefit from being constrained in their options or from being ignorant....more details
Format:Online resource  

AUD $200.00

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Understanding Choice, Explaining Behaviour: Essays in Honour of OLE-Joergen Skog

Jon Elster

ISBN:9788274772373

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Format:Hardcover  Pages:282

AUD $93.95

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What in the Word?: Wordplay, Word Lore, and Answers to Your Peskiest Questions a

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9781417695720

Are you so sure about "assure," "ensure," and "insure" ? Can you determine whether a knob of butter is equivalent to a lump or a pat or a scosh? Can you say which word in the English language has the most definitions...more details

AUD $42.95

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What in the Word?: Wordplay, Word Lore, and Answers to Your Peskiest Questions about Language

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9780156031974

Are you so sure about "assure," "ensure," and "insure" ? Can you determine whether a knob of butter is equivalent to a lump or a pat or a scosh? Can you say which word in the English language has the most definitions...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:286

AUD $24.95

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Who's Jim Hines?

Jean Alicia Elster

ISBN:9780814334027

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Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:134

AUD $25.95

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Wilhelm, Prinz Zu Schaumburg-Lippe, Edler Herr Zu Lippe, Graf Zu Schwalenberg Und Sternberg, K. U. K

Elster Otto

ISBN:9781110380114

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AUD $34.95

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Wilhelm, Prinz Zu Schaumburg-Lippe, Edler Herr Zu Lippe, Graf Zu Schwalenberg Und Sternberg, K. U. K

Elster Otto

ISBN:9781110380176

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AUD $48.95

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Wipo Guide on Managing Intellectual Property for Museums

Rina Elster Pantalony

ISBN:9789280524314

Effective use of the intellectual property (IP) system offers museums across the world significant opportunities to better understand the full potential of their collections and to increase the overall quality of preserving their cultural heritage asset. This Guide...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:70

AUD $7.90

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Word Workout - Building a Muscular Vocabulary in 10 Easy Steps

Charles Harrington Elster

ISBN:9780312612993

"Word Workout" is a practical book for building vocabulary--a graduated program featuring thousands of words that begins with those known by most college graduates and ascends to words known only by the most educated...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:512

AUD $28.95

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Zwischen Den Schlachten;

Elster Otto

ISBN:9781245954679

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:276

AUD $43.99

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