The Choice

Written By Ted Allbeury
The Choice
  • Publsiher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 27 March 2014
  • ISBN : 144478269X
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Choice written by Ted Allbeury which was release on 27 March 2014, this book published by Hachette UK. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: He had been born and brought up poor. Still poor he had married - a wartime wedding. Quiet. Mary his wife came from the same street and was quietly happy. That was her ambition: to be quietly happy and live where they'd always lived. But then he started to become successful. A job turned into a career and the career demanded a move and another. Mary more and more unhappy watched as he grew away from her and the background they shared. Where he saw new interests she saw pretensions. Where he saw opportunity she saw upheaval. Physically together they were splitting apart. And then he met Sally... THE CHOICE is a masterly examination of what causes people to make the decisions they make and what the repercussions can be.

The Choice

The Choice
  • Author : Ted Allbeury
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2014-03-27
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : He had been born and brought up poor. Still poor he had married - a wartime wedding. Quiet. Mary his wife came from the same street and was quietly happy. That was her ambition: to be quietly happy and live where they'd always lived. But then he started to become ...

International Capital Transfers and the Choice of Production Technique

International Capital Transfers and the Choice of Production Technique
  • Author : Susan I. Ranney
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 21
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : A two-country, two-factor, two-good world with incomplete specialization is explored in the context of international capital transfers, where the techniques of production of the same good differ between the two countries. It is shown that the terms of trade for the South will worsen with a capital transfer to the ...

Private Law and the Value of Choice

Private Law and the Value of Choice
  • Author : Emmanuel Voyiakis
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-01-12
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Some say that private law ought to correct wrongs or to protect rights. Others say that private law ought to maximise social welfare or to minimise social cost. In this book, Emmanuel Voyiakis claims that private law ought to make our responsibilities to others depend on the opportunities we have ...

School Choice and the Future of American Democracy

School Choice and the Future of American Democracy
  • Author : Scott Franklin Abernathy
  • Publisher : University of Michigan Press
  • Release Date : 2009-11-12
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : In School Choice and the Future of American Democracy, Scott Franklin Abernathy shows what is lost in the school choice debate. Abernathy looks at parents as citizens who exert power over the educational system through everything from their votes on school budgets to their membership on school boards. Challenging the ...

The Foundation of Choice of Law

The Foundation of Choice of Law
  • Author : Sagi Peari
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-30
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : This book focuses on the subject of choice of law as a whole and provides an analysis of its various rules, principles, doctrines and concepts. It offers a conceptual account of choice of law, called "choice equality foundation" (CEF), which aims to flesh out the normative basis of the subject. ...

The Oxford Handbook of Public Choice Volume 1

The Oxford Handbook of Public Choice  Volume 1
  • Author : Roger D. Congleton,Bernard N. Grofman,Stefan Voigt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12-07
  • Total pages : 800
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : The Oxford Handbook of Public Choice provides a comprehensive overview of the research in economics, political science, law, and sociology that has generated considerable insight into the politics of democratic and authoritarian systems as well as the influence of different institutional frameworks on incentives and outcomes. The result is an ...

Choice Preferences and Procedures

Choice  Preferences  and Procedures
  • Author : Kotaro Suzumura
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Total pages : 787
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Social choice theory critically assesses and rationally designs economic mechanisms for improving human well-being. Kotaro Suzumura—one of the world’s foremost thinkers in social choice theory and welfare economics—fuses abstract ideas with real-world economies to examine foundational issues of normative economics and collective decision making....

Schutzian Research vol 3 2011

Schutzian Research vol  3   2011
  • Author : Michael Barber
  • Publisher : Zeta Books
  • Release Date : 2011-01-01
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Download or read online Schutzian Research vol 3 2011 written by Michael Barber, published by Zeta Books which was released on 2011-01-01. Get Schutzian Research vol 3 2011 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Saints Herald

Saints Herald
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1887
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Download or read online Saints Herald written by , published by which was released on 1887. Get Saints Herald Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Advances in Global Optimization

Advances in Global Optimization
  • Author : David Gao,Ning Ruan,Wenxun Xing
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-11-11
  • Total pages : 537
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : This proceedings volume addresses advances in global optimization—a multidisciplinary research field that deals with the analysis, characterization and computation of global minima and/or maxima of nonlinear, non-convex and nonsmooth functions in continuous or discrete forms. The volume contains selected papers from the third biannual World Congress on Global ...

Realistic Decision Theory

Realistic Decision Theory
  • Author : Paul Weirich
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-09-16
  • Total pages : 278
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Within traditional decision theory, common decision principles -- e.g. the principle to maximize utility -- generally invoke idealization; they govern ideal agents in ideal circumstances. In Realistic Decision Theory, Paul Weirch adds practicality to decision theory by formulating principles applying to nonideal agents in nonideal circumstances, such as real ...

A Study of the Competence of Barrio Citizens to Conduct Barrio Government

A Study of the Competence of Barrio Citizens to Conduct Barrio Government
  • Author : Buenaventura M. Villanueva
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1959
  • Total pages : 223
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Download or read online A Study of the Competence of Barrio Citizens to Conduct Barrio Government written by Buenaventura M. Villanueva, published by which was released on 1959. Get A Study of the Competence of Barrio Citizens to Conduct Barrio Government Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Institutional Choice and Global Commerce

Institutional Choice and Global Commerce
  • Author : Joseph Jupille,Walter Mattli,Duncan Snidal
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-08-29
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Why do institutions emerge, operate, evolve and persist? 'Institutional Choice and Global Commerce' elaborates a theory of boundedly rational institutional choice that explains when states USE available institutions, SELECT among alternative forums, CHANGE existing rules, or CREATE new arrangements (USCC). The authors reveal the striking staying power of the institutional ...

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Cognition

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Cognition
  • Author : Thomas R. Zentall,Edward A. Wasserman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-03-20
  • Total pages : 960
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : In the past decade, the field of comparative cognition has grown and thrived. No less rigorous than purely behavioristic investigations, examinations of animal intelligence are useful for scientists and psychologists alike in their quest to understand the nature and mechanisms of intelligence. Extensive field research of various species has yielded ...

A Choice Collection of Original Essays on Various and Entertaining Subjects

A Choice Collection of Original Essays on Various and Entertaining Subjects
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1748
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 144478269X
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Summary : Download or read online A Choice Collection of Original Essays on Various and Entertaining Subjects written by , published by which was released on 1748. Get A Choice Collection of Original Essays on Various and Entertaining Subjects Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....