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Crossing Traditions
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Babacar M'Baye, Alexander Charles Oliver Hall
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-29 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

In Crossing Traditions: American Popular Music in Local and Global Contexts, a wide range of scholarly contributions on the local and global significance of American popular music examines the connections between selected American blues, rock and roll, and hip-hop music and their equivalents from Senegal, Nigeria, England, India, and Mexico.
Crossing Traditions: Essays on the Reformation and Intellectual History
Language: en
Pages: 620
Authors: Maria-Cristina Pitassi, Daniela Solfaroli Camillocci
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-27 - Publisher: BRILL

Collected essays of intellectual and religious history and of history of the early modern theology in honour of Professor Irena Backus Mélanges d’histoire religieuse et intellectuelle et d’histoire de la théologie à l’époque moderne offerts à Madame Irena Backus
Crossing the Line
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Simon J. Bronner
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

For centuries, new sailors from European and North American countries have been subjected to an elaborate hazing at sea called “crossing the line.” Typically initiated upon a crossing of the equator, the beatings, dunkings, sexual play, and drinking displays that constitute crossing the line have in recent decades been banned
European Economists of the Early 20th Century: Studies of neglected continental thinkers of Germany and Italy
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Warren J. Samuels
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This text presents 17 specially commissed essays on the often forgotten figures in the European history of economic thought. The authors examine the economists' original ideas and discuss how their work contributed to the development of economic thought.
An Anthology Regarding Merit Goods
Language: en
Pages: 732
Authors: Wilfried Ver Eecke
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Purdue University Press

Merit Goods are those goods and services that the government feels that people will under-consume and which therefore ought to be subsidized or provided free at the point of use. This is a collection of articles and papers that covers the issue of merit goods from a variety of perspectives.