Consequences Author Skyy
ISBN-10 9781599832302
Year 2011-10-01
Pages 400
Language en
Publisher Urban Books

School's back in session and there's a lot of unfinished business to handle. As Lena prepares for her wedding day, she can't help but think about Denise, her sexy b-ball roommate who almost stole her away. A summer isn't enough time to get over a true love. Denise just can't shake the feelings she developed for soon-to-be-married Lena. Should she go for what she wants or leave well enough alone? Cooley let Misha walk away, but she can't take no for an answer. Will her determination to win back her first love bring Misha back or push her further away? Carmen worked hard to get her life back on track. . .but will fears of the past wreck her future with new love Nic? This fast-paced sequel to Choices will leave you on an emotional roller coaster you won't want to get off.


Consequences Author William A. Bogart
ISBN-10 0802084567
Year 2002-01-01
Pages 405
Language en
Publisher University of Toronto Press

A timely and erudite investigation of the impact of law on societies, and how this excessive reliance on law, particularly litigation, has generated difficulties in achieving consensus regarding issues of domestic policy.

Causes and Consequences of the Arab Israeli Conflict

Causes and Consequences of the Arab Israeli Conflict Author Stewart Ross
ISBN-10 0237525852
Year 2004
Pages 80
Language en
Publisher Evans Brothers

This title examines the bitter conflict that has raged since 1948 when the state of Israel was created between the Arabs and the Israelis. The complexities of the Palestinian question are examined in a clear and non-partisan fashion. The author looks at the wide-ranging consequences of the conflict, from the plight of refugees to the intensification of the Cold War, and at the more recent peace initiatives and the on-going quest for a solution to the violence.


Divorce Author Alison Clarke-Stewart
ISBN-10 0300125933
Year 2007-11
Pages 347
Language en
Publisher Yale University Press

This comprehensive book provides a balanced overview of the current research on divorce. The authors examine the scientific evidence to uncover what can be said with certainty about divorce and what remains to be learned about this socially and politically charged issue. Accessible to parents and teachers as well as clinicians and researchers, the volume examines the impact of marital breakup on children, adults, and society. Alison Clarke-Stewart and Cornelia Brentano synthesize the most up-to-date information on divorce from a variety of disciplinary perspectives with thoughtful analysis of psychological issues. They convey the real-life consequences of divorce with excerpts from autobiographies by young people, and they also include guidelines for social policies that would help to diminish the detrimental effects of divorce.


Mediatization Author Knut Lundby
ISBN-10 1433105624
Year 2009
Pages 316
Language en
Publisher Peter Lang

The media are ubiquitous and constantly changing, causing social and cultural shifts. This book examines how processes of mediatization affect almost all areas of contemporary social and cultural life, and takes the theoretical debate on mediatization in communication studies and media sociology to a critical edge.


Consequences Author Aleatha Romig
ISBN-10 9780988489127
Year 2011-08-03
Pages 400
Language en
Publisher Romig Works LLC

Book #1 of the bestselling Consequences series

Self regulatory Behavior and Risk Taking

Self regulatory Behavior and Risk Taking Author Lewis Paeff Lipsitt
ISBN-10 0893918180
Year 1991-01
Pages 414
Language en
Publisher Greenwood Publishing Group

Emerging from two conferences sponsored by the National Institute of Mental Health, this volume discusses scientific and clinical knowledge in areas of health concern where behavioral factors are known causes of, or are implicated in, death, disease, and disability. The 24 papers are in six parts: e

Consequences of Political Violence

Consequences of Political Violence Author Christopher Hewitt
ISBN-10 1855213990
Year 1993
Pages 144
Language en
Publisher Darthmouth

This book considers the consequences of political violence in five Western democracies. It examines the effects of terrorism and rioting on the economy, social life, public opinion and politics.

Global America

Global America Author Ulrich Beck
ISBN-10 0853239282
Year 2003-01-01
Pages 275
Language en
Publisher Liverpool University Press

Many contemporary issues cannot be readily or fully understood at the level of the nation state and the concept of globalization is used to develop understanding through the analysis of global (transnational) processes. This volume explores the phenomenon of Americanization, and its worldwide impact, and the cultural consequences of globalization.

The Consequences of Modernity

The Consequences of Modernity Author Anthony Giddens
ISBN-10 9780745666440
Year 2013-04-25
Pages 200
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons

In this major theoretical statement, the author offers a new and provocative interpretation of the institutional transformations associated with modernity. We do not as yet, he argues, live in a post-modern world. Rather the distinctive characteristics of our major social institutions in the closing period of the twentieth century express the emergence of a period of 'high modernity,' in which prior trends are radicalised rather than undermined. A post-modern social universe may eventually come into being, but this as yet lies 'on the other side' of the forms of social and cultural organization which currently dominate world history. In developing an account of the nature of modernity, Giddens concentrates upon analyzing the intersections between trust and risk, and security and danger, in the modern world. Both the trust mechanisms associated with modernity and the distinctive 'risk profile' it produces, he argues, are distinctively different from those characteristic of pre-modern social orders. This book build upon the author's previous theoretical writings, and will be of fundamental interest to anyone concerned with Gidden's overall project. However, the work covers issues which the author has not previously analyzed and extends the scope of his work into areas of pressing practical concern. This book will be essential reading for second year undergraduates and above in sociology, politics, philosophy, and cultural studies.

Corruption and Government

Corruption and Government Author Susan Rose-Ackerman
ISBN-10 9781316654101
Year 2016-03-07
Language en
Publisher Cambridge University Press

The second edition of Corruption and Government updates Susan Rose-Ackerman's 1999 book to address emerging issues and to rethink old questions in light of new data. The book analyzes the research explosion that accompanied the fall of the Berlin Wall, the founding of Transparency International, and the World Bank's decision to give anti-corruption policy a key place on its agenda. Time has vindicated Rose-Ackerman's emphasis on institutional reform as the necessary condition for serious progress. The book deals with routine payoffs and with corruption in contracting and privatization. It gives special attention to political corruption and to instruments of accountability. The authors have expanded the treatment of culture as a source of entrenched corruption and added chapters on criminal law, organized crime, and post-conflict societies. The book outlines domestic conditions for reform and discusses international initiatives - including both explicit anti-corruption policies and efforts to constrain money laundering.