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Product Description: A crash course in retirement benefits! Too often, writing about social security turns the noteworthy details of the benefits into boring details about regulations or biased political arguments that would put even a die-hard bureaucrat to sleep...read more

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9781440599224 | Adams Media Corp, October 1, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A crash course in retirement benefits!

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Product Description: Islamic finance has had a transformational impact on markets well beyond the Muslim world. This development has been the outcome of various stakeholders and agencies interacting to develop a political economy based on Islamic values to generate religiously and culturally authentic financial institutions and instruments...read more

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9783940924148 | Gerlach Pr, December 31, 2015, cover price $207.00 | About this edition: Islamic finance has had a transformational impact on markets well beyond the Muslim world.

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Product Description: A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A business leader and esteemed economic thinker outlines simple solutions to America’s five most pressing public policy issues, from healthcare to education to inequality. America today confronts a host of urgent problems, many of them seemingly intractable, but some we are entirely capable of solving...read more

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9780544749009 | Houghton Mifflin, May 3, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A business leader and esteemed economic thinker outlines simple solutions to America’s five most pressing public policy issues, from healthcare to education to inequality.

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Product Description: Social security is a basic human right and a fundamental means for creating social cohesion; it is important not only for the well-being of workers, but also for their families and other community members at large. An indispensable part of government social policy, social security is an important tool to alleviate poverty and if well managed can enhance productivity by providing income security and social services...read more

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9789987082407 | Mkuki Na Nyoka Pub, April 30, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Social security is a basic human right and a fundamental means for creating social cohesion; it is important not only for the well-being of workers, but also for their families and other community members at large.

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Product Description: This is the first book to examine debates about, and the practice of, state supplementing of wages. It charts the historical development of such policies from prohibition in the 1830s and how opposition to it was overcome in the 1970s, thereby allowing the increasing supplementation of the wages of poorly paid working people...read more

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9781137293961 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 14, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This is the first book to examine debates about, and the practice of, state supplementing of wages.

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Product Description: Derived from the renowned multi-volume International Encyclopaedia of Laws, this book describes the social security regime in Slovenia. It conveys a clear working knowledge of the legal mechanics affecting health care, employment injuries and occupational diseases, incapacity to work, pensions, survivors benefits, unemployment benefits and services, and family benefits...read more

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9789041168627 | 3 edition (Kluwer Law Intl, April 13, 2016), cover price $94.00 | About this edition: Derived from the renowned multi-volume International Encyclopaedia of Laws, this book describes the social security regime in Slovenia.
9789041151506 | 2 edition (Aspen Pub, January 8, 2014), cover price $103.00 | About this edition: Derived from the renowned multi-volume International Encyclopaedia of Laws, this book describes the social security regime in Slovenia.
9789041146373 | 1 edition (Kluwer Law Intl, December 5, 2012), cover price $103.00 | About this edition: Derived from the renowned multi-volume International Encyclopaedia of Laws, this book describes the social security regime in Slovenia.

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Product Description: Social security is an investment in human resources, which can provide overall security for a person within the family, workplace, and society. The right to social security is an important human right and an essential precondition for the realization of all human rights...read more
By Priti Darooka (editor)

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9789351509141 | Sage Pubns, March 31, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Social security is an investment in human resources, which can provide overall security for a person within the family, workplace, and society.

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Product Description: This book seeks to understand the politics of deservingness for future Social Security reforms through an interpretive policy analysis of the 2005 Social Security privatization debates.  What does it mean for politics and policymaking that Social Security recipients are widely viewed as deserving of the benefits they receive?  In the 2005 privatization debates, Congress framed Social Security in exclusively positive terms, often in opposition to welfare, and imagined their own beloved family members as recipients...read more

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9781349918898 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 13, 2016, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This book seeks to understand the politics of deservingness for future Social Security reforms through an interpretive policy analysis of the 2005 Social Security privatization debates.

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Product Description: The 1964 termination of the Studebaker Corporation's pension plan wiped out or significantly reduced the pensions of thousands of the automaker's employees and retirees. In response, the US Congress passed the 1974 Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), a monumental and revolutionary piece of legislation crafted to address corporate pension underfunding...read more
By Richard C. Shea (editor)

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9780198755449 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 25, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The 1964 termination of the Studebaker Corporation's pension plan wiped out or significantly reduced the pensions of thousands of the automaker's employees and retirees.

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Product Description:  An in-depth study of selected refugees from Ethiopia, Iraq, Somalia, and Sudan, this book examines the relationship between the refugees’ religious and spiritual beliefs and the refugee experience. Susan P. Ennis takes a close look at the circumstances of refugees’ flight,  their asylum, and their initial period of settlement in Melbourne, Australia during the period between the nineteen nineties and the early twenty-first century...read more

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9781137563774 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 27, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition:  An in-depth study of selected refugees from Ethiopia, Iraq, Somalia, and Sudan, this book examines the relationship between the refugees’ religious and spiritual beliefs and the refugee experience.

La Ilíada fue escrita por Homero y Su trama radica en la cólera de Aquiles, Narra los acontecimientos ocurridos durante 51 días en el décimo y último año de la guerra de Troya. Tanto la Ilíada como la Odisea fueron consideradas por los griegos de la época clásica y por las generaciones posteriores como las composiciones más importantes en la literatura de la Antigua Grecia y fueron utilizadas como fundamentos de la pedagogía griega. Ambas forman parte de una serie más amplia de poemas épicos de diferentes autores y extensiones denominado ciclo troyano; sin embargo, de los otros poemas, únicamente han sobrevivido fragmentos. Fue muy famosa en su época y es obligatorio estudiarla en Grecia.

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9781530526338 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 14, 2016, cover price $10.55 | also contains La Iliada
9781502747051 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 7, 2014, cover price $16.97 | also contains La Iliada | About this edition: La Ilíada fue escrita por Homero y Su trama radica en la cólera de Aquiles, Narra los acontecimientos ocurridos durante 51 días en el décimo y último año de la guerra de Troya.
9784568972108 | Giron Spanish Books Distributors, January 25, 2012, cover price $7.95 | also contains La Iliada | About this edition: La Ilíada es una epopeya griega, atribuida tradicionalmente a Homero.
9789872087494, titled "La Iliada / The Iliad" | Altamira Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $8.95 | also contains LA Iliada / The Iliad | About this edition: La Iliada.
9789684133938, titled "La Iliada / The Iliad" | Espasa Calpe Mexicana Sa, August 1, 2000, cover price $4.95 | also contains LA Iliada / The Iliad | About this edition: La Iliada.

Tanto la Ilíada como la Odisea fueron consideradas por los griegos de la época clásica y por las generaciones posteriores como las composiciones más importantes en la literatura de la Antigua Grecia y fueron utilizadas como fundamentos de la pedagogía griega. Ambas forman parte de una serie más amplia de poemas épicos de diferentes autores y extensiones denominado ciclo troyano; sin embargo, de los otros poemas, únicamente han sobrevivido fragmentos. Fue muy famosa en su época y es obligatorio estudiarla en Grecia.

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9781530526338 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 14, 2016, cover price $10.55 | also contains LA Iliada
9781519201638 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 10, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Tanto la Ilíada como la Odisea fueron consideradas por los griegos de la época clásica y por las generaciones posteriores como las composiciones más importantes en la literatura de la Antigua Grecia y fueron utilizadas como fundamentos de la pedagogía griega.
9781506184678, titled "Iliada" | Createspace Independent Pub, January 9, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: La Ilíada es una epopeya griega y el poema más antiguo escrito de la literatura occidental.
9781502747051 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 7, 2014, cover price $16.97 | also contains LA Iliada | About this edition: La Ilíada fue escrita por Homero y Su trama radica en la cólera de Aquiles, Narra los acontecimientos ocurridos durante 51 días en el décimo y último año de la guerra de Troya.
9781482617344 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 22, 2013, cover price $9.90 | About this edition: La Ilíada por el escritor Griego Homero.
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Product Description: The 2016 Edition of Social Security Explained provides a succinct, comprehensive, and detailed explanation of the federal old-age, survivor's and disability insurance programs under the Social Security Act.Social Security Explained, 2016 Edition covers:Who is covered by the Social Security system Liability for Social Security taxHow a worker acquires "insured status" required for benefit eligibilityThe conditions of entitlement by a worker, self-employed person, and spousal and child beneficiaries to the various kinds of Social Security benefitsThe taxation of benefits Strategies for increasing benefits and managing attendant tax consequencesIn addition to thorough analysis of the applicable laws, regulations and administrative rulings, Social Security Explained, 2016 Edition includes:The latest earnings base for the Social Security tax and Medicare portion of the tax, as well as the annual earnings or retirement test amountDiscussion of the Additional Medicare Tax that went into effect in 2013The formula for the calculation of the maximum total amounts a family can receive in 2015 and prior yearsAnalysis of the application of Social Security law to same-sex spousesAnd much more...read more
By Wolters Kluwer Law & Business (corporate author)

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9781454874072 | Aspen Pub, February 29, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The 2016 Edition of Social Security Explained provides a succinct, comprehensive, and detailed explanation of the federal old-age, survivor's and disability insurance programs under the Social Security Act.

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Product Description: Revised March 2016, this is is a summary and analysis of the book, Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maximizing Out Your Social Security by Laurence Kotlikoff, Phillip Moeller and Paul Solman. Social Security has always been a hot topic in the United States...read more
By Ant Hive Media (corporate author)

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9781530296019 | Rev upd edition (Createspace Independent Pub, February 29, 2016), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Revised March 2016, this is is a summary and analysis of the book, Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maximizing Out Your Social Security by Laurence Kotlikoff, Phillip Moeller and Paul Solman.

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Product Description: Revised March 2016, this is is a summary and analysis of the book, Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maximizing Out Your Social Security by Laurence Kotlikoff, Phillip Moeller and Paul Solman. Social Security has always been a hot topic in the United States...read more
By Ant Hive Media (corporate author)

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9781530295661 | 2 revised edition (Createspace Independent Pub, February 29, 2016), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Revised March 2016, this is is a summary and analysis of the book, Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maximizing Out Your Social Security by Laurence Kotlikoff, Phillip Moeller and Paul Solman.

Product Description: Like Japan, the Netherlands has an aging population. As a consequence, the affordability of old-age pensions is under pressure. The labor market is also changing, with people more often changing jobs or choosing to become self-employed...read more

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9789037707717 | Transaction Pub, January 18, 2016, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: Like Japan, the Netherlands has an aging population.

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Product Description: As America’s haves and have-nots drift further apart, rising inequality has undermined one of the nation’s proudest social achievements: the Social Security retirement system. Unprecedented changes in longevity, marriage, and the workplace have made the experience of old age increasingly unequal...read more

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9780674088757 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 8, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: As America’s haves and have-nots drift further apart, rising inequality has undermined one of the nation’s proudest social achievements: the Social Security retirement system.

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9781523891269 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 6, 2016, cover price $9.99
9781523799800 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 1, 2016, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The EU's 'social dimension' today is a product of the ideology of the 1990s. Its employment field is directed to increase the employability of workers and the adaptability of labor market regimes. The book argues that this social-liberal approach is best explained with a set of ideas strategically advanced by 'thought communities' in the policy process...read more

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9781137508713, titled "EU Labor Market Policy: Ideas, Thought Communities, and Policy Change" | Palgrave Macmillan, February 8, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The EU's 'social dimension' today is a product of the ideology of the 1990s.

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Product Description: The 2016 Edition of Social Security Benefits Including Medicare provides a concise but helpful explanation of the complex rules governing the Social Security retirement, survivors, and disability benefits programs. This booklet pays particular attention to retirement benefits and Parts A, B, C and D of the Medicare program...read more
By Wolters Kluwer (corporate author)

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9781454873952 | Cch Inc, January 8, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The 2016 Edition of Social Security Benefits Including Medicare provides a concise but helpful explanation of the complex rules governing the Social Security retirement, survivors, and disability benefits programs.

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