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              The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth
               

              The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth (Hardback)

              By Rauch, Jonathan

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              In this groundbreaking book, Jonathan Rauch reaches back to the parallel eighteenth-century developments of liberal democracy and science to explain what he calls the Constitution of Knowledge - our social system for turning disagreement into truth.

              ISBN 9780815738862
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              Voluntary Approaches for Environmental Policy: Effectiveness, Efficiency and Usage in Policy Mixes
                

              Voluntary Approaches for Environmental Policy: Effectiveness, Efficiency and Usage in Policy Mixes (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development; Braathen, Nils Axel; Johnstone, Nick

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              This work provides an assessment of the use of voluntary approaches, based on new case studies and available literature. It focuses on the environmental effectiveness, economic efficiency and administrative costs related to voluntary approaches - used either in isolation or as pa...rt of policy mixes.
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              ISBN 9789264101777
              Publisher Brookings Institution
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              New Nuclear Nations Pb: Consequences for U.S. Policy / Ed. by Robert D.Blackwill.
                

              New Nuclear Nations Pb: Consequences for U.S. Policy / Ed. by Robert D.Blackwill. (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Blackwill / Carnesale

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              Robert D. Blackwill and Albert Carnesale, along with eight other experts, analyze the national security consequences for the United States if new nuclear-weapon states emerge to threaten American interests.

              ISBN 9780876091531
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              Humanitarian Intervention: Crafting a Workable Doctrine
                

              Humanitarian Intervention: Crafting a Workable Doctrine (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Frye, Alton

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              This report explores a variety of themes on humanitarian intervention and assesses whether a general doctrine of intervention is feasible or desirable. It includes three perspectives on US policy options, written in the form of speeches that the US president might make.

              ISBN 9780876092699
              Publisher Brookings Institution
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Council on Foreign Relations (Council on Foreign Relations Press)
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              The Price of Dominance: The New Weapons of Mass Destruction and Their Challenge to American Leadership
                

              The Price of Dominance: The New Weapons of Mass Destruction and Their Challenge to American Leadership (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lodal, Jan

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              This volume recommends an integrated programme of strategy, policy, arms-control negotiations and nuclear deployments to foster the necessary co-operation between America and other countries, while retaining strong nuclear deterrence as the foundation of American security strateg...y.
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              ISBN 9780876092743
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              The Transatlantic Economy 2012: Volume 2: State-By-State and Country-By-Country
               

              The Transatlantic Economy 2012: Volume 2: State-By-State and Country-By-Country (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hamilton, Daniel S.; Quinlan, Joseph P.

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              This annual survey offers the most up-to-date set of facts and figures describing the deep economic integration binding Europe and the United States. It documents European-sourced jobs, trade and investment in each of the 50 US states, and US-sourced jobs, trade and investment in... each member state of the European Union and other European countries.
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              ISBN 9780984854462
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              Charter Revision in the Empire State: The Politics of New York's 1967 Constitutional Convention
               

              Charter Revision in the Empire State: The Politics of New York's 1967 Constitutional Convention (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dullea, Henrik N.

              Provides an eyewitness record of the people, events, issues, and legacy of this failed convention.

              ISBN 9780914341499
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              Series Rockefeller Institute Press
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              Learning from Leaders: Welfare Reform, Politics and Policy in Five Midwestern States
               

              Learning from Leaders: Welfare Reform, Politics and Policy in Five Midwestern States (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Weissert, Carol S.

              This text provides analyses of the political rationales and processes that preceded the federal directive to states to alter their welfare programmes and administrative systems. It focuses on implementation by five Midwestern states: Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsi...n.
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              ISBN 9780914341680
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              Series Rockefeller Institute Press
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              Education Policy Analysis: 1998
                

              Education Policy Analysis: 1998 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Centre for Educational Research & Innovation

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              Increasing value is placed upon people's skills and knowledge, and the demand for learning/relearning over a lifetime is growing. This work covers: access and participation in education and training; changes in teaching; pathways to employment; and financing tertiary education.

              ISBN 9789264161283
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              Financial Liberalization in Asia: Analysis and Prospects
                

              Financial Liberalization in Asia: Analysis and Prospects (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

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              Rapid globalization has bought benefits to developing Asia but it has also heightened the risks associated with policy mistakes, weak financial institutions and poor governance. This volume considers various issues related to the timing and sequencing of financial liberalization ...in Asia.
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              ISBN 9789264169746
              Publisher Brookings Institution
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              Series Development Centre Seminars
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