Picardy

Hierarchical Display of Picardy Geography > Regions of EU Member States
Concept of Picardy See the dictionary definition of Picardy. Characteristics of Picardy [rtbs name=”xxx-xxx”] Resources Translation of Picardy Spanish: Picardía French: Picardie German: Picardie Italian: Piccardia […]

Pip Fruit

Hierarchical Display of Pip fruit Agri-Foodstuffs > Plant product > Fruit
Pip fruit Concept of Pip fruit See the dictionary definition of Pip fruit. Characteristics of Pip fruit [rtbs name=”xxx-xxx”] Resources Translation of Pip fruit Spanish: Fruto de pepita French: Fruit à pépins […]

Piracy

See Transnational crime . The first precise attempt to codify piracy was in 1958 when the Convention on the High Seas was adopted in order to clarify the legal status of pirates and the competence to arrest pirates. These articles in the Convention on the High Seas have been incorporated into […]

Pigmeat

Hierarchical Display of Pigmeat Agri-Foodstuffs > Animal product > Animal product > Meat
Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries > Means of agricultural production > Livestock > Swine Concept of Pigmeat See the dictionary definition of Pigmeat. Characteristics of Pigmeat [rtbs name=”xxx-xxx”] […]

Piece Work Pay

Hierarchical Display of Piece work pay Employment And Working Conditions > Personnel management and staff remuneration > Remuneration of work > Pay
Employment And Working Conditions > Organisation of work and working conditions > Organisation of work > Work study > Work […]

Pinson Case

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on pinson case explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "pinson case" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Pig War Arbitration

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on pig war arbitration explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "pig war arbitration" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law […]

Pierino Belli

Pierino Belli (1502–1575): Life and Work Within the context of international law, this section explores the context, historical significance and the main work of Pierino Belli (1502–1575). Resources Further Reading The entry "belli, pierino (1502–1575)" in the Parry and Grant […]

Pirates

International Support For Efforts to Bring Suspected Pirates to Justice In relation to the international law practice and International Support For Efforts to Bring Suspected Pirates to Justice in this world legal Encyclopedia, please see the following section: International Criminal Law […]

Pillars

Pillars and Europe There is an entry on pillars in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry "Pillars" in the work "A Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union from Aachen to Zollverein", by Rodney Leach (Profile Books; London)

Pilot Projects

Literature Review on (Policy Making) Pilot Projects as Predictive Methods In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Sreeja Nair and Heleen Vreugdenhil provide the following summary about the topic of (Policy Making) Pilot Projects as Predictive Methods: Predictive […]

Pirate Radio

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on pirate radio explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "pirate radio" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Pickup Order

Pickup Order in International Trade Meaning of Pickup Order, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): An order from a broker (working as the agent of a consignee) to carrier to pick up freight at location.

Piggyback Distribution

Piggyback Distribution in International Trade Meaning of Piggyback Distribution, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): Piggyback is a form of distribution in foreign markets in which a SME company (the "rider"), deals with a larger company (the […]

Pier-to-pier

Pier-to-pier in International Trade Meaning of Pier-to-pier, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): Freight quote which only covers from export pier to import pier; that is, which excludes handling charges to bring cargo to and from piers. Also called quay-to-quay.

Pipeline Protection

Pipeline Protection and the GATT Policy Negotiations In relation to the GATT Policy Negotiations, Christopher Mark (1993) provided the following explanation and/or definition of Pipeline Protection: In international negotiations on protection of intellectual property rights, refers to the […]

Pickup and Delivery

Pickup and Delivery (PU & D) in International Trade Meaning of Pickup and Delivery (PU & D), according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): Freight quote that includes service of picking cargo up at shipper's premises and delivering it at consignee's premises.

Pilferage

Pilferage in International Trade Meaning of Pilferage, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): As used in marine insurance policies, the term denotes petty thievery-the taking of small parts of a shipment-as opposed to the theft of a whole shipment or large […]

Piety

The Legal History of Lack of Filial PietyThis section provides an overview of Lack of Filial Piety ResourcesSee AlsoLegal Biography Legal Traditions Historical Laws History of Law Further Reading Lack of Filial Piety in the Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History (Oxford University […]

Pierre Joseph Proudhon

Proudhon

Introduction to Pierre Joseph Proudhon

Pierre Joseph Proudhon (1809-65), French writer and political theorist, sometimes referred to as the father of modern anarchism.

Proudhon was born in Besançon on January 15, 1809. Belonging to a poor family, he received sc…

Pillory

Introduction to Pillory

Pillory, former mechanism for public punishment of criminals, consisting of two parallel boards, joined by sliding hinges and fixed like a signboard on the top of a strong pole, supported on a wooden platform elevated above the ground. A large circular hole with its c…

Piggyback

A service offered by railroads to compete with pure trucking. A trailer (pig) is detached from the power unit in a railyard and placed aboard a flatcar for transport to the destination city, where a power unit is again attached to the trailer for final delivery to the consignee….

Piggyback Plans

Various service schemes offered by rail carriers to piggyback users. Some railroads do not offer piggyback service, or offer only some of the plans. Each plan has its own peculiar features and carries its own rates. Plan I: a joint rail carrier/motor carrier service wherein the motor carrier delive…