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By Laurent L�vy

Los angeles loi sur le foulard à l'école, les émeutes de novembre 2005 dans les banlieues françaises, l'Appel des Indigènes de l. a. République : autant d'événements qui ont fait ressortir des clivages graves à l'intérieur même de ce qu'on appelle "la gauche". Le Parti communiste, l'ex-LCR devenue NPA, les Verts, les anarchistes, tous ont vu leurs propres rangs se scinder sur ces sujets : les fondamentalistes de l. a. laïcité, les républicains intégristes, les féministes institutionnelles se sont regroupés dans chacun de ces partis au nom des valeurs bafouées et de l. a. lutte contre le communautarisme. Laurent Lévy montre combien de racisme, quelle haine de l'islam sont dissimulés derrière chacun de ces discours. Il décrit le strive against que mènent l. a. jeunesse populaire "postcoloniale" et ses alliés contre le versant national-républicain de "la gauche". Un livre de nature à faire grincer quelques dents mais qui défend l'égalité de n'importe qui avec n'importe qui - une valeur républicaine somme toute. Laurent Lévy a longtemps exercé los angeles occupation d'avocat à Paris. Il a publié en 2005 Le Spectre du communautarisme.

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Download The British Olympic Association: A History by K. Jefferys PDF

By K. Jefferys

For the reason that its production the British Olympic organization (BOA) has been essentially the most vital associations in activities governance. even with its prominence there has hitherto been no single-volume background of the organization. This scholarly but available research fills that hole, assessing the origins, evolution, strengths and shortcomings of the BOA.

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Download Indo-European and the Indo-Europeans: A Reconstruction and by Thomas V. Gamkrelidze, Vjaceslav V. Ivanov PDF

By Thomas V. Gamkrelidze, Vjaceslav V. Ivanov

The authors propse a revision of perspectives on a couple of significant problems with Indo-European stories. in response to findings of typology, they recommend an research of the phonological process of Proto-Indo-European (the "glottalic" theory); they give novel assumptions in regards to the relative chronology of adjustments in PIE vowels and laryngeals. Their conclusions are in comparison with facts from Paroto-Kartvelian. within the moment a part of the e-book, a semantically prepared presentation of fabric from the lexicon is mixed with analyses of using kinds and formulae in a commonly outlined cultural context. back similarities with homes of basically Kartvelian and Semitic are defined, and prolonged shut contacts with those language households are postulated. This unavoidably ends up in a suggestion to put the hypothetical Urheimat of the Indo-Europeans within the zone south of the Caucasus. quantity I and II of the unique Russian variation were mixed within the English model as half I; the bibliography and indexes are released as half II.

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Download The Antinomian Controversy, 1636-1638: A Documentary History by David D. Hall PDF

By David D. Hall

The Antinomian controversy—a seventeenth-century theological hindrance touching on salvation—was the 1st nice highbrow obstacle within the payment of recent England. Transcending the theological questions from which it arose, this symbolic controversy grew to become a clash among strength and freedom of sense of right and wrong. David D. Hall’s thorough documentary heritage of this episode sheds vital mild on faith, society, and gender in early American history.
This re-creation of the 1968 quantity, released now for the 1st time in paperback, comprises an increasing bibliography and a brand new preface, treating in additional element the major figures of Anne Hutchinson and her leader clerical supporter, John Cotton. one of the records accrued listed here are transcripts of Anne Hutchinson’s trial, a number of of Cotton’s writings protecting the Antinomian place, and John Winthrop’s account of the talk. Hall’s elevated concentrate on Hutchinson unearths the harshness and excesses with which the hot England ministry attempted to discredit her and reaffirms her position of best significance within the background of yankee women.

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