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Abstract:COVID-19 is the most significant global crisis of any of our lifetimes. The numbers have been stupefying, whether of infection and mortality, the scale of public health measures, or the economic consequences of shutdown. Coronavirus Politics identifies...
Abstract:This book brings together diverse perspectives concerning uncertainty and climate change in India. Uncertainty is a key factor shaping climate and environmental policy at international, national and local levels. Climate change and events such as cyclo...
- Linda K. Richter
Abstract:Tourism, the world's largest industry, has created a variety of complex political problems, particularly in those countries where the primary attraction of tourism is its potential for accelerating development. The political dimensions that have encour...
- Tourism--Government policy--Asia
Abstract:Heated debates about Muslim women's veiling practices have regularly attracted the attention of European policymakers over the last decade. The headscarf has been both vehemently contested by national and/or regional governments, political parties and ...
The politics of local government environmental evaluations: Assessing bureaucracy in post-Reformasi Indonesia.
Publication Type:Academic Journal
Source(s):Pacific Journalism Review; Nov2020, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p72-87, 16p
Abstract:Copyright of Pacific Journalism Review is the property of Pacific Media Centre, School of Communication Studies, AUT University and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's expres...
Abstract:Virtually every analysis of Chinese politics views the Politburo as the nerve center of the system, but questions abound as to how this center governs itself and how it interacts with the system around it. Specifically, how much consultation occurs dur...
- Government publications--China
Terrorism, Criminal Law and Politics : The Decline of the Political Offence Exception to Extradition
- Julia Jansson
Abstract:Recent atrocities have ensured that terrorism and how to deal with terrorists legally and politically has been the subject of much discussion and debate on the international stage. This book presents a study of changes in the legal treatment of those p...
Source(s):History Today. Aug2022, Issue 8, p44-53. 10p.
- Garnett, George
Abstract:The article focuses on events of 1066 have to contemporary British politics. It mentions Great Britain's Supreme Court handed down a judgment on the recent prorogation of Parliament – more accurately, its purported prorogation, because the judgment pro...
Abstract:Despite the difference in their populations and political status, New Caledonia and Papua New Guinea have comparable levels of economic dependence on the extraction and export of mineral resources. For this reason, the costs and benefits of large-scale...
Publication Type:Academic Journal
Source(s):Policy Sciences. Jun2022, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p311-335. 25p. 1 Diagram, 2 Charts, 3 Graphs.
Abstract:The effective conservation and promotion of biodiversity requires its integration into a wide range of sectoral policies. For this to happen, the issue must receive attention across policy sectors. Yet, we know little about how attention to the issue e...