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Justice - Freedom Vs Fit (Signed)

BBC ,
The seventh of Harvard professor Michael Sandel's famous lectures on the philosophy of justice looks at the issue of individual rights and the freedom to choose. If our place in society is determined by where we best fit, doesn't that eliminate personal choice? What if I am best suited to do one kind of work, but I want to do another?


Business English Books

Mastering Human Resources Management

Kelvin Cheatle , Palgrave
This book is a detailed yet easy-to-read guide to matters concerning the day-to-day issues of managing staff. It includes information on recent UK and European legislation and case law, a reference approach for understanding employment law, and has review checklists, diagrams, assignments and questions to reinforce learning and understanding

Mastering International Trade

Chris Marshall , Palgrave
This book is a practical and accessible introduction to importing and exporting. It provides a logical guide to the processes involved in developing an effective export-marketing plan, explaining the basic procedures that ensure success in the global marketplace. Topics covered include marketing, business finance, contract law in an international context, the internet, and payment

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Course Books

Droit administratif général - Tome II

René Chapus , Montchrestien
This book, published in 1995, gives a detailed account of the public law as it then existed. It is an interesting read for those who wish to acquaint themselves with legal jargon and case studies in the public domain

French for Lawyers

Eva Steiner & Dolorès Ditner , Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
This book is designed for students with A-Level French or equivalent, and provides an essential understanding of French legal terminology and coverage of the key areas of the French legal system

Gateway to Arabic. Book 1

Dr. Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Gateway to Arabic is a well-structured, progressive course which has been carefully designed to teach Arabic in a non-Arabic-speaking environment to learners from a broad age range. It contains a wealth of exercises to reinforce vocabulary acquisition and the understanding and application of grammar.

Gateway to Arabic. Book 2

Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Gateway to Arabic is a well-structured, progressive course which has been carefully designed to teach Arabic in a non-Arabic-speaking environment to learners from a broad age range. It contains a wealth of exercises to reinforce vocabulary acquisition and the understanding and application of grammar. Book Two builds on the basic reading and writing skills acquired in Book One. With a vocabulary of over 350 words and carefully structured text supported by 250 illustrations, Book Two provides learners with a basic knowledge of Arabic grammar, enabling them to take their first steps in understanding and using non-verbal sentences.

Gateway to Arabic. Book 3

Dr. Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Gateway to Arabic is a well-structured, progressive course which has been carefully designed to teach Arabic in a non-Arabic-speaking environment to learners from a broad age range. It contains a wealth of exercises to reinforce vocabulary acquisition and the understanding and application of grammar. Book Three offers a step-by-step approach to learning past and present tense verbs with plenty of opportunity for practice. Each point of grammar is reinforced through sample conversations that offer the student the chance to use the language in a meaningful context and develop confidence in self-expression.

Gateway to Arabic. Book 4

Dr. Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Gateway to Arabic is a well-structured, progressive course which has been carefully designed to teach Arabic in a non-Arabic-speaking environment to learners from a broad age range. It contains a wealth of exercises to reinforce vocabulary acquisition and the understanding and application of grammar. Book Four focuses on family relationships and life in the home. It builds upon the student's knowledge of past, present and imperative verbs by introducing some hollow, doubled root letter and 'hamzated' verb forms.

Gateway to Arabic. Book 5

Dr. Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Gateway to Arabic is a well-structured, progressive course which has been carefully designed to teach Arabic in a non-Arabic-speaking environment to learners from a broad age range. It contains a wealth of exercises to reinforce vocabulary acquisition and the understanding and application of grammar. Book Five focuses on air travel, meals and medical matters. It builds upon the student's knowledge of first form verbs by introducing various defective forms. The book also extends the student's understanding of cardinal numbers into the thousands and suggests practical applications for their use.

Gateway to Arabic. Extension Book 1

Dr. Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Gateway to Arabic is a well-structured, progressive course which has been carefully designed to teach Arabic in a non-Arabic-speaking environment to learners from a broad age range. It contains a wealth of exercises to reinforce vocabulary acquisition and the understanding and application of grammar. Extension Book One addresses in particular the needs of students who have completed Book Two and wish to have the opportunity to practice further the skills they have acquired.

Gateway to Arabic. Handwriting Book

Dr. Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
The primary objective of this book is to show students how to write in the ruq'ah style of Arabic handwriting, as well as the printed naskh style, through the use of arrowed and numbered diagrams. The formation and direction of pen movement for each letter in the alphabet in all its forms is clearly demonstrated. The copying of the carefully selected Islamic words, phrases and Qur'anic verses would assist the learner to develop increased fluency and confidence in their handwriting.

Recht sprechen - German for Lawyers - Course Book and Glossary

Dr. Thorsten Pötzsch, Dr. Gerhard Dannemann & Sibylle Weigel ,
Language course aimed at lawyers who speak a limited amount of German (roughly GCSE standard) and would like to improve their legal vocabulary and knowledge of the German legal system. Three audio cassettes and a workbook, includes an introduction to the German legal system, and a specially devised story involving a British-German sales transaction and German court proceedings with exercises. Accompanied by transcripts, additional written exercises and a glossary of legal terms. 1994.

The Key to Arabic: Fast Track to Reading and Writing Arabic Book. 1

Imran Hamza Alawiye , Anglo-Arabic Graphics Ltd
Adopts an innovative method in teaching the skills of reading and writing Arabic to absolute beginners from a broad age range, by using a gradual, assimilative approach. Extensive written exercises give students ample opportunity to put into practice the skills they have learned, enabling them to build up confidence in reading and writing vocalised Arabic text. By the end of the book, students will be ready to take their study of this rich and challenging language to a higher level.

Dictionaries

Newspaper German - A Vocabulary Of Administrative and Commercial Idiom

Colin Good , University Of Wales Press
Up-to-date guide to the language of the contemporary German quality press, concentrating on the specialised lexical fields of commerce, law, politics and economics

External Language Resources

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For news on various topics including: business, technology, law, scince and space, travel, education and politics.

Welsh Language Measure 2011

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Welsh Law elevating the status of the Welsh Language - in English

Welsh Language Measure 2011

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Welsh Law elevating the status of the Welsh Language - in Welsh

Films

A Few Good Men

Rob Reiner ,
Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders.

A Time to Kill

Joel Schumacher ,
A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.

Berg-Ejvind och Hans Hustru

Victor Sjöström ,
A stranger comes to work at widow Halla's farm. Halla and the stranger fall in love, but when he is revealed as Eyvind, an escaped thief forced into crime by his family's starvation, they flee and become two of the many outlaws of Iceland's mountains.

Films


Films

Cape Fear

Martin Scorsese ,
A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a 14 year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.

Equilibrium

Kurt Wimmer ,
In a Fascist future where all forms of feeling are illegal, a man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.

Films

Forbrydelsen (The Killing) Season 2 Episode 01

Kristoffer Nyholm ,
Ten days after lawyer Anne Dragsholm was found dead at a WWII memorial, the police have her husband in custody for her murder. But the chief of investigation calls on Sarah Lund, who has transferred away from the crime squad, to return to Copenhagen to look over the case.

Films

I am Legend

Francis Lawrence ,
Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure.

In the Name of the Father

Jim Sheridan ,
Man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he didn't do imprisons his father as well; a British lawyer helps fight for their freedom.

Films

Karakter

Mike van Diem ,
Jacob Katadreuffe lives mute with his mother, has no contact with his father who only works against him and wants to become a lawyer, at all costs.