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Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: tyranny, pink
Number of Pages: 341
Published: 2006-07-14
ISBN-10: 155709960X
ISBN-13: 9781557099600

Originally published in 1871, Pink and White Tyranny is, seemingly, a light, comic story about a frivolous young girl who marries for money. However, as with most of Beecher Stowe's writings, things are not what they appear on the surface. This "society novel," instead, is a critique of the nineteenth-century's dominant view that women should use their femininity to gain power. Reflective of Stowe's progressive moral and domestic views, the novel is a refreshing work of social satire that showcases Stowe's comic abilities as well as her progressive views.
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Author: Dean Baker
Publisher: CEPR
Keywords: progressive, markets, making, liberalism, loser
Number of Pages: 163
Published:
ISBN-10: 0615533493
ISBN-13: 9780615533490
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Author: Mahasi Sayadaw
Publisher: Buddhist Publication Society
Keywords: progressive, stages, basic, meditation, insight, practical
Number of Pages: 85
Published: 1991
ISBN-10: 9552400899
ISBN-13: 9789552400896
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: subjected, shear, loading, panels, stiffened, failure, studies, progressive
Number of Pages: 25
Published:
ISBN-10: 1428995536
ISBN-13: 9781428995536
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Author: Fatih Guvenen
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cross, cultural, analysis, inequality, wage, human, capital, taxation
Number of Pages: 57
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437934900
ISBN-13: 9781437934908

Wage inequality has been significantly higher in the U.S. than in continental European countries since the 1970s. This report studies the role of labor income tax policies (LITP) for understanding these facts. Countries with more progressive LITP have significantly lower before-tax wage inequality at different points in time. Progressivity is also negatively correlated with the rise in wage inequality during this period. Wage inequality arises from differences across individuals in their ability to learn new skills as well as from idiosyncratic shocks. Progressive taxation compresses the (afte
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Author: Fao
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: dans, adquate, contexte, scurit, nationale, alimentaire, alimentation, une, appui, volontaires, concrtisation, progressive, droit, directives
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 9252053360
ISBN-13: 9789252053361
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Author: Yevgen Mamunya, Maksym Iurzhenko
Publisher: CCUE NASU in IMC NASU
Keywords: perspectives, applications, polymers, thermosetting, progressive, thermoplastic, advances
Number of Pages: 446
Published:
ISBN-10: 973702902X
ISBN-13: 9789737029027
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