The Language of Murder Cases: Intentionality, Predisposition, and Voluntariness
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Media Ethics: Issues and Cases, 9th Edition by Philip Patterson, Lee Wilkins, Chad Painter
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Overview: Media Ethics, Ninth Edition is a diverse, classroom tested compilation of 60 diverse cases that will help students prepare for the ethical situations they will confront in their media careers. Ninety percent of the cases are based on actual events, and authors from many institutions and media outlets contributed both real-life and hypothetical cases. There is a strong focus on ethical theory and practice throughout the book, which works well as both a main text in a media ethics course, and in an "across the curriculum" approach in other media courses. Every chapter has been revised to include the most significant research and thinking about the individual topics in the field, including more attention to emerging ethical theory in the areas of privacy, truth telling, and the political role of the news media.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational
Display Cases You Can Build (Popular Woodworking)
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Public Procurement: International Cases and Commentary
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Text, Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts
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Marine and Coastal Law: Cases and Materials by way of Dennis W. Nixon
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Overview: This ebook brings in combination the main instances in United States marine and coastal regulation, thereby taking pictures each the historic construction of the regulation and crucial recent instances of pastime to the scholar and the practitioner. Conceptually, the ebook strikes from the shore to the prime seas, starting with the rules of coastal regulation and finishing with contemporary marine air pollution failures.
At the outset, the possession and bounds of submerged lands are explored, adopted by way of the main instances delineating the general public agree with doctrine. That doctrine, which controls the possession and switch of submerged and stuffed lands, has performed a crucial function within the redevelopment of American city waterfronts. The rights and duties of coastal land house owners are mentioned in chapters involving riparian rights, the federal navigational servitude, and the general public’s expanding calls for for get admission to to the shore. The congressional reaction to a couple of use conflicts alongside the shore, the Coastal Zone Management Act, is explored along side the crucial drawback of when a law is going too a long way and turns into a taking. Subsequent chapters read about state and federal law of fisheries, Indian fishing rights, and the Magnuson Act, which expanded U.S. jurisdiction over fisheries to 200 miles off shore. Finally, Nixon examines one of the key problems in admiralty regulation, with an emphasis on catastrophic oil air pollution from tankers. This is an cutting edge textual content useful to scholars and practitioners of maritime regulation in addition to the ones concerned with coastal control and marine affairs.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational
Dr Gideon Fell: Collected Cases by John Dickson Carr
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 120 MB
Overview: Donald Sinden stars as eccentric amateur sleuth Gideon Fell in these two full-cast BBC radio dramatisations of stories by John Dickson Carr. One of the preeminent detectives of crime fiction’s golden age, Dr Gideon Fell is stout, jovial and fond of beer and band music. However, he also possesses a razor-sharp mind and extraordinary powers of deduction, which are frequently put to the test as he is called upon to solve seemingly impossible crimes. Created by the master of the locked-room mystery, John Dickson Carr, Dr Fell appeared in 23 novels, several short stories and plays and numerous radio adaptations. These two dramas, first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1997, see him embroiled in two inexplicable cases that have the police baffled. In The Hollow Man, two murders are committed by someone who appears to be both invisible and lighter than air while in The House in Gallows Lane, the peaceful English countryside of 1936 is disrupted by an alarming fortune-teller – and a mysterious death. These thrilling dramatisations star Donald Sinden as Gideon Fell with John Hartley as Hadley. Classic Radio Crime: presenting vintage detectives for your investigation!
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Mysteries & Thrillers, Historical