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Acquiring Antiquities in the Marketplace

Acquiring Antiquities in the Marketplace  

Maxwell L. Anderson

in Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
26 January 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190614928.003.0012
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What are the primary channels through which antiquities are sold? There are two markets for antiquities: the licit, or legal market, and the illicit, or black market. In this ... More
Advocacy Frameworks: Ending VAWG

Advocacy Frameworks: Ending VAWG  

Jacqui True

in Violence against Women: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
28 January 2021
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199378944.003.0020
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What theories of social and behavioral change inform current advocacy to end VAWG? Prevention of VAWG requires deep societal transformation in norms, structures, and institutions. ... More
America and Its Guns

America and Its Guns  

Philip J. Cook and Kristin A. Goss

in The Gun Debate: What Everyone Needs to Know® (2 ed.)

Published in Print: 
23 June 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190073466.003.0001
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What Is a Gun? A more precise term for the subject of this book is firearm, which is a portable weapon that shoots projectiles from a metal tube, propelled at high speed by ... More
The Animals Themselves

The Animals Themselves  

Paul Waldau

in Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
10 February 2011
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199739974.003.0002
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A central issue in any discussion of protections for living beings outside our own species is the question of the animals’ actual biological realities. Intuitively, we know that other ... More
The Bashir-Turabi Coup of 1989, the Rise and Fall of Hassan Al-Turabi, and U.S. Policy Toward Sudan

The Bashir-Turabi Coup of 1989, the Rise and Fall of Hassan Al-Turabi, and U.S. Policy Toward Sudan  

Andrew S. Natsios

in Sudan, South Sudan, and Darfur: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
07 June 2012
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199764204.003.0006
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How did Omar al-Bashir and Hassan al-Turabi take power? On June 30, 1989, just as Sadiq was about to leave for Addis Ababa, a group of midranking army officers led by Brigadier ... More
The Basic Terms

The Basic Terms  

Michael J. Gerhardt

in Impeachment: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
30 August 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190903664.003.0003
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What does the term “impeachment” mean? At least as a concept, if not in practice, impeachment has been around for a long time. The word itself derives from a Latin root used to ... More
Between Marijuana Prohibition and Commercial Legalization: Is There Any Middle Ground?

Between Marijuana Prohibition and Commercial Legalization: Is There Any Middle Ground?  

Jonathan P. Caulkins, Beau Kilmer, and Mark A.R. Kleiman

in Marijuana Legalization: What Everyone Needs to Know® (2 ed.)

Published in Print: 
23 June 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190262419.003.0014
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Are there options in between prohibition and commercial legalization? Yes. It’s possible to move a meaningful distance away from prohibition without jumping all the way to the sort ... More
Beyond Hydrofracking

Beyond Hydrofracking  

Alex Prud’Homme

in Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
12 December 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199311262.003.0012
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The shale gas industry is still in its adolescence. And as adolescents are wont to do, it presents us with a dilemma: while the energy supplies in shale are too important to overlook, the ... More
The Birth of Modern Sudan

The Birth of Modern Sudan  

Andrew S. Natsios

in Sudan, South Sudan, and Darfur: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
07 June 2012
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199764204.003.0002
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How has Sudan’s early history affected its current problems? To answer this question, we need to follow Sudan’s history, principally that of the last two centuries. European ... More
Capturing AntiquityDocumentation

Capturing Antiquity: Documentation  

Maxwell L. Anderson

in Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
26 January 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190614928.003.0015
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What is meant by object documentation and why is it important? While mass production as we know it is a phenomenon that began only in the industrial age, ancient artisans had, as ... More
The Case Against Hydrofracking

The Case Against Hydrofracking  

Alex Prud’Homme

in Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
12 December 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199311262.003.0009
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Hydrofracturing is not a gentle process. Sucking oil and gas from dense shale formations involves drilling, explosions, toxic chemicals, and millions of gallons of water pumped at crushing ... More
The Case for Hydrofracking

The Case for Hydrofracking  

Alex Prud’Homme

in Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
12 December 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199311262.003.0008
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Who Benefits? Many have profited financially from hydrofracking, from George Mitchell, who made billions of dollars by inventing “slickwater” fracturing, to truck drivers in North ... More
Causes of Gun Violence

Causes of Gun Violence  

Philip J. Cook and Kristin A. Goss

in The Gun Debate: What Everyone Needs to Know® (2 ed.)

Published in Print: 
23 June 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190073466.003.0004
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Who Can Be Trusted with a Gun? A simplistic but common understanding of crime is that the population can be divided neatly into two groups, good guys and bad guys. In this view, ... More
Chance Finds, Excavation, and Looting

Chance Finds, Excavation, and Looting  

Maxwell L. Anderson

in Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
26 January 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190614928.003.0011
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What are the differences among chance finds, excavation, and looting? The circumstances of any discovery invariably set in motion presumptions about its eventual fate. A chance ... More
Citizenship Deprivation and Statelessness

Citizenship Deprivation and Statelessness  

Peter J. Spiro

in Citizenship: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
27 February 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190917302.003.0005
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What terms are used to describe loss of citizenship? “Expatriation” was the common term used historically to describe loss of citizenship, both when the loss was compelled by a ... More
Citizenship Through Birth

Citizenship Through Birth  

Peter J. Spiro

in Citizenship: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
27 February 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190917302.003.0001
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Why do states give anyone citizenship at birth? As in all forms of human association, states are composed of individual members. In theory, states could delay the conferral of ... More
The Comprehensive Peace Agreement

The Comprehensive Peace Agreement  

Andrew S. Natsios

in Sudan, South Sudan, and Darfur: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
07 June 2012
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199764204.003.0009
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Why did Khartoum negotiate an end to the Second Civil War? The third Darfur rebellion devolved into a disastrous conflagration while the most sustained effort to resolve the ... More
Conceptualizing Privacy

Conceptualizing Privacy  

Leslie P. Francis and John G. Francis

in Privacy: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
21 September 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190612269.003.0001
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Introduction What is privacy? What does it mean, and how does it relate to other important values? Is it a human right? When and how did it emerge as an idea? In this introductory ... More
Conclusion

Conclusion  

Michael J. Gerhardt

in Impeachment: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
30 August 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190903664.003.0011
Format: 
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In this book, we have covered a lot of ground. We have reviewed the history and practice of impeachment. We have asked and tried to answer every conceivable question about impeachment, and ... More
Conclusion

Conclusion  

Leslie P. Francis and John G. Francis

in Privacy: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Published in Print: 
21 September 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190612269.003.0011
Format: 
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Our approach in this book has been to offer responses to the ever-expanding range of questions about what privacy means in our lives. We have explored the value, or the absence of value, of ... More

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