Public Administration

Political Science: Fields in Political Science: Public Administration Introduction to Public Administration Political scientists interested in public administration study government organizations and their relation to other parts of government. Political scientists investigate how these […]

Working Conditions

Resources See Also Poverty Cost of Living Income Minimum Wage Standard of living Working Conditions

Human Relations

Literature Review on Management Theory: Human Relations School In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Gerald T. Gabris offers the following summary about the topic of Management Theory: Human Relations School: In human relations management, it is assumed that […]

Politics

Politics Politics From the book The Clergyman's Hand-book of Law, about Politics (1): A minister who had been expelled by his congregation for voting the Democratic ticket, had some of the members of the church arrested under the election laws for intimidating a voter. The court held that […]

Delinquency

Introduction to Delinquency Delinquency, criminal or antisocial behavior of juveniles. Juvenile delinquents are usually considered to be in need of treatment, rehabilitation, or discipline. The term delinquency also applies to payments that are overdue." (1) Related Fields Related […]

Social Analysis

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Economy

Related Fields Related topics include: International Economic Law Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Economy Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Foreign Direct Investment Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Economic Law Find this subject in this […]

Criminology

Introduction to Criminology According to Encarta, "Criminology, the scientific study of criminals and criminal behavior. Criminologists attempt to build theories that explain why crimes occur and test those theories by observing behavior. Criminological theories help shape society's […]

Cultural Geography

Hierarchical Display of Cultural geography Science > Natural and applied sciences > Earth sciences > Geography
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Social Questions > Culture and religion > Culture Cultural geography Concept of Cultural geography See the dictionary definition of […]

Sex Education

Hierarchical Display of Sex education Education And Communications > Teaching > General education
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Social Questions > Health > Health policy > Organisation of health care > Public health > Reproductive health Sex […]

International Relations

Political Science: Fields in Political Science: International Relations Introduction to International Relations International relations is the study of the international system, which involves interactions between nations, international organizations, and multinational corporations. The two […]

International Affairs

International Affairs in the CEDAW Article 8 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) stipulates, in relation to International Affairs, that all countries are required to ensure women the equal opportunity to represent their governments at the […]

Culture

Culture and the Treaties of the European Union Description of Culture provided by the European Union Commission: Whilst the will to conduct cultural activities at European level was apparent as early as the 1970s, it was not until 1991 that culture was officially given a place in European […]

Professional Ethics

Hierarchical Display of Professional ethics Employment And Working Conditions > Labour law and labour relations > Organisation of professions
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Psychology

Dispute Resolution and Psychology Contents of Dispute Resolution and Psychology Contents of this subject matter include: Frameworks: psychology, conflict and dispute resolution Influence of behavior, cognition and emotion on dispute resolution Mental models, attribution bias, group identity […]

Customs and Traditions

Hierarchical Display of Customs and traditions Social Questions > Culture and religion > Cultural policy > Cultural heritage
Science > Humanities > Social sciences > Social and cultural anthropology Customs and traditions Concept of Customs and traditions See the dictionary definition of […]

Bio-ethics

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Administrative Law

Introduction Administrative law deals with the exercise of public power and the control of government decisions. Topics in administrative law include the role of the State, the governmental structures that influence the administrative law system, the principles of good administration, the […]

Geopolitics

Introduction to Geopolitics

Geopolitics, study of the impact of geography on relations between nations. Swedish political scientist Rudolf Kjellén first used the term geopolitics in 1899. Kjellén believed that the economic, political, and military characteristics of nations der…

Political Ideology

Concept of Political Ideology Note: explore also the meaning of this legal term in the American Ecyclopedia of Law. Resources See Also Ideology Public Opinion Media Resources See Also Parliamentary Law Political Law Political Constitution Political Science Politics

Terminology

United Nations Terminology Further Reading A concise encyclopedia of the United Nations (including Terminology , H Volger, KA Annan -2010) The Oxford Handbook on the United Nations (TG Weiss – 2007) International Law: A Dictionary (including Terminology , Boczek, Boleslaw Adam -2005) […]

Linguistic Group

Hierarchical Display of Linguistic group Social Questions > Social framework > Sociocultural group
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Science > Humanities > Social sciences > Linguistics > Language policy Linguistic group Concept of […]

Political Science

Introduction to Political Science Political Science, the systematic study of and reflection upon politics. Politics usually describes the processes by which people and institutions exercise and resist power. Political processes are used to formulate policies, influence individuals and […]

Language

Language Language Model Syntax in Legal Information Retrieval The following is a basic concept of Language Model Syntax in relation to information retrieval. In addition to this, Language Model Syntax may be applied to legal texts, including case law, legislation and scholarly works. […]

Medieval History

Hierarchical Display of Medieval history Science > Humanities > Social sciences > History
Social Questions > Culture and religion > Cultural policy > Cultural heritage > Heraldry Medieval history Concept of Medieval history See the dictionary definition of Medieval history. Characteristics […]

Personal Development

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Ethnic Group

Concept of Ethnic Group An introductory definition of Ethnic Group is provided here: a group of people who define themselves as distinct from other groups because of cultural differences Resources See Also Foregin Policy Foreign Affairs Resources See Also Community Collective Right Society […]

Sexuality

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of sexuality, with a description of the most significant features of sexuality at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also References (Papers) Oliari And The European Court Of Human Rights: Where […]

Organisation of Work

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Recruitment

Resources See Also Student Student Rights Higher Education Law School Teacher Resources See Also Personnel Law Enforcement Officer Military Personnel Law Practice Management Job Labor Law Labor Right Employment Contract

Violence

Violence Definition Violence may be defined as a physical attack of another person. Activities that may legally involve violence include hunting, law enforcement, sports, and war. Crime includes many illegal forms of violence. The first point that has to be clarified is the meaning of the […]

Prehistory

Hierarchical Display of Prehistory Science > Humanities > Social sciences > History
Concept of Prehistory See the dictionary definition of Prehistory. Characteristics of Prehistory [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Prehistory Spanish: Prehistoria French: Préhistoire German: […]