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“Na forma que com tanta justiça se requer”: o direito de petição no contexto da Independência do Brasil.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Antíteses. 2022 Special Issue, Vol. 15, p146-181. 36p.

Abstract: O objetivo do artigo é propor uma reflexão sobre o mecanismo e a ação peticionária no contexto da Independência do Brasil considerando tanto a reflexão política coeva sobre os significados daquilo que viria a ser designado de “direito de petição” quant...

U.S.-China Agricultural Dialogue in Des Moines Shows Potential for Improving Relations During a Critical Period.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Diplomacy. 11/1/2022, p1-5. 5p.


Abstract: The article discusses that Sino-American diplomatic relations took center stage in Iowa's capital city in April 2022, as three ambassadors, including Nicholas Burns, Qin Gang, and Terry Branstad, participated in the US-China Agricultural Dialogue. They...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 11/28/2022, Vol. 315 Issue 11, p20-25. 6p. 4 Color Photographs.


Abstract: FEATURES IT WAS THE MUNDANE PLEASURES THAT PATRICK JULNEY MISSED THE MOST: A cold glass of water out of the refrigerator; a warm handshake with a friend on the street; the unique comfort of a familiar bed; a plate of chicken and waffles. His loved ones...

Republika Czeska: Wyrok Sądu Konstytucyjnego Republiki Czeskiej z dnia 12 grudnia 2017 r. w sprawie o numerze 11/17.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Przeglad Sejmowy. 2022, Vol. 168 Issue 1, p229-247. 19p.

Abstract: We wniosku, który zapoczątkował niniejszą sprawę, wnioskodawca zarzucił, że konstytucyjne wątpliwości budzą następujące zagadnienia: a) sposób finansowania partii z budżetu państwa, b) ograniczenie rocznej kwoty darowizn, które mogą otrzymywać partie, ...

Economics laureates should disclose their political ideologies in policy petitions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economic Affairs. Oct2022, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p541-548. 8p. 5 Charts.


Abstract: Most economists would like to think that when they analyse the effects of policy choices, their analysis and inferences about those policies' effects will be free from their personal political biases. Administrations can use policy petitions that econo...

Political opportunity, democracy, and 40 years of protest, 1981–2020: A cross‐national analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Science Quarterly (Wiley-Blackwell). Nov2022, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p1440-1458. 19p. 5 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: Objectives: : Political opportunity is considered an important factor in any kind of activism, as it represents the context or norms in which a movement operates. Much of the extant literature has focused on political opportunity on a case‐by‐case basi...

The popular foundations of the modern state and democracy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Governance. Oct2022, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p1259-1262. 4p.

Abstract: However, the close-knit cooperation in the 16th and 17th centuries between commoners and priests employed as local state officials and the systematized and state-regulated use of petitions to legitimize rule also stand out as Scandinavian traits. We le...

Political Charity: The 1642 Collection for the Relief of His Majesties Distressed Subjects in Ireland.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): History. Dec2022, Vol. 107 Issue 378, p861-884. 24p.


Abstract: This article revisits the 1642 Collection for the relief of the Protestant victims of the 1641 Irish Uprising. Based on an analysis of all extant (English) parish returns, it explores how the act of charity was understood by the thousands who contribut...