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Special Issue: The Discourse Of Judging

Special Issue: The Discourse Of Judging

Somit Albert (EDT) 
edizioni Emerald Group Pub Ltd

Six essays by scholars of politics and literature focus on the language used in legal judgments in the US, with a comparison to Europe. They cover public reason and the counter-majoritarian difficulty, recovering the Pritchett synthesis, judicial retention and same-sex marriage rulings, Kentucky's constitutional crisis...

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€ 160,60
Biology and Politics: The Cutting Edge

Biology and Politics: The Cutting Edge

Albert Somit 
edizioni Emerald Group Publishing Ltd , 2011

Examines the research in the study of biology and politics. This book explores the linkage between evolution, genetics and politics with initial chapters on abandoned baby legislation, a model of action and norms, and the biopolitics of primates. It also features chapters on how to use neuroimaging techniques to study...

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€ 165,00
Failure of Democratic Nation Building

Failure of Democratic Nation Building

Albert Somit 
edizioni PALGRAVE , 2010

In this book, Somit and Peterson argue that humans are social primates with an innate tendency for hierarchical and authoritarian social and political structures, and that democracy requires very special "enabling conditions" before it can be supported by a state, conditions that require decades to evolve. As a result,...

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€ 26,80
The Failure of Democratic Nation Building

The Failure of Democratic Nation Building

Somit Albert  Peterson Steven A. 
edizioni Palgrave Macmillan collana Palgrave Macmillan (Hardcover) , 2005

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€ 107,70
Biopolicy

Biopolicy

Somit Albert (EDT)  Peterson Steven A. (EDT) 
edizioni Emerald Group Pub Ltd

This volume explores recent developments in the juncture between the life sciences and public policy (or biopolicy), focusing primarily on how findings from evolutionary theory and the neurosciences can inform us both in terms of evidence of certain policy discussions and in terms of understanding the behavior of policy...

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€ 172,10