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Never Again - A New Generation Draws The Line (Paperback): David Hogg, Lauren Hogg Never Again - A New Generation Draws The Line (Paperback)
David Hogg, Lauren Hogg
R195 R111 Discovery Miles 1 110 Save R84 (43%) In stock

From two students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School comes a declaration for our times, and an in-depth look at the making of the #NeverAgain movement that arose after the Parkland, Florida, shooting.

On February 14, 2018, seventeen-year-old David Hogg and his fourteen-year-old sister, Lauren, went to school at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, like any normal Wednesday. That day, of course, the world changed. By the next morning, with seventeen classmates and faculty dead, they had joined the leadership of a movement to save their own lives, and the lives of all other young people in America. It's a leadership position they did not seek, and did not want--but events gave them no choice.

The morning after the massacre, David Hogg told CNN: "We're children. You guys are the adults. You need to take some action and play a role. Work together. Get over your politics and get something done."

This book is a manifesto for the movement begun that day, one that has already changed America--with voices of a new generation that are speaking truth to power, and are determined to succeed where their elders have failed. With moral force and clarity, a new generation has made it clear that problems previously deemed unsolvable due to powerful lobbies and political cowardice will be theirs to solve. Born just after Columbine and raised amid seemingly endless war and routine active shooter drills, this generation now says, "Enough!". This book is their statement of purpose, and the story of their lives. It is the essential guide to the #NeverAgain movement.

Student Support and Benefits Handbook - England, Wales and  Northern Ireland 2014/15 (Paperback, 11th Revised edition): Child... Student Support and Benefits Handbook - England, Wales and Northern Ireland 2014/15 (Paperback, 11th Revised edition)
Child Poverty Action Group
R499 R86 Discovery Miles 860 Save R413 (83%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

CPAG and the National Union of Students have joined forces to provide this definitive, up-to-date guide to financial support for students. Written for student claimants and their advisers, this Handbook covers: student support for further and higher education how student income is treated for social security benefit, health benefit and tax credit purposes entitlement to means-tested benefits and support for both full-time and part-time students claiming tax credits while studying financial support when taking time out from studying welfare benefits and tax credits relevant to students council tax tax matters that affect students. 9781906076849 This edition has been fully revised and updated, and looks at the impact of welfare reform changes on students. Fully indexed and cross-referenced to law and regulation, this Handbook also contains useful summary tables and step-by-step guides to assist with calculating benefit entitlement in the light of student income.

Social Security Legislation 2010/2011, v. 1 - Non Means Tested Benefits and Employment and Support Allowance (Paperback, 11th... Social Security Legislation 2010/2011, v. 1 - Non Means Tested Benefits and Employment and Support Allowance (Paperback, 11th edition)
Ian Hooker, Robin White; Edited by (general) David Bonner
R2,123 Discovery Miles 21 230 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Supplies guidance on using and applying social security legislation. This volume focuses on legislation concerning non-means tested benefits and the Employment and Support Allowance. It provides the text of the legislation; and interprets each piece of legislation with clause-by-clause commentary.

Social Security Legislation 2010/2011, v. 3 - Administration, Adjudication and the European Dimension (Paperback, 11th... Social Security Legislation 2010/2011, v. 3 - Administration, Adjudication and the European Dimension (Paperback, 11th edition)
Robin White, Mark Rowland; Edited by (general) David Bonner
R2,567 Discovery Miles 25 670 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Speller's Law Relating to Hospitals (Hardcover, 7th Revised edition): J Finch, S.R. Speller Speller's Law Relating to Hospitals (Hardcover, 7th Revised edition)
J Finch, S.R. Speller; Revised by John D. Finch
R2,034 Discovery Miles 20 340 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Hospitals - definition and classification; hospitals managed under the National Health Service Act 1977; voluntary hospitals; nursing homes - registration, conduct and inspection; legal proceedings against Health Authorities and Trusts; injury to the patient; consent to medical and associated treatment; complaints in the National Health Service; liability for premises; patients' property - loss or damage; visitors who refuse to leave; search and arrest of suspected persons; data protection; access to medical records and reports; medical records - ownership and preservation; professional confidence; employment law; nurses agencies; professional qualifications; injury at work; the charity commissioners and charity trustees; hospital charges; provision of pay beds; taxation of hospitals; births and deaths in hospital; organ transplants and disposal of the human body; patient making a will; illegal operations; notifiable diseases; medicines and poisons; mental health law.

Taxation and Pension Schemes (Hardcover): Stephen Woodhouse, Stuart Lippiatt, Sandra Eden Taxation and Pension Schemes (Hardcover)
Stephen Woodhouse, Stuart Lippiatt, Sandra Eden
R4,610 Discovery Miles 46 100 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This book provides guidance through the maze of different tax regimes affecting pension schemes, whether approved or unapproved, and whether established within or outside the UK. No other book currently available covers pensions from a taxation perspective in the same amount of depth, it brings together in one source information from a wide range of jurisdictions. Completely practical throughout, it is a welcome addition to the working library of all those involved with pension scheme taxation. * Up-to-date information providing you with a thorough grounding in the subject * Useful comparison of pensions with other investment media * Includes a section tracing the history and development of pension provision and taxation through the Finance Acts

Council Tax Handbook 2015-16 (Paperback, 11th Revised edition): Child Poverty Action Group Council Tax Handbook 2015-16 (Paperback, 11th Revised edition)
Child Poverty Action Group
R484 Discovery Miles 4 840 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The Council Tax Handbook is the most widely used practical guide to all aspects of the council tax as it applies in England, Wales and Scotland. Fully revised and updated to take account of all recent changes to legislation, practice and procedure, and with expanded information about council reduction schemes, it remains the standard guide for use by administrators, advisers and others needing to understand the scheme.The Handbook explains:who is liable and who is exempt from paying council taxhow homes are valued for council tax purposes and how valuations can be changeddiscounts and the new reduction schemesthe position of studentsthe powers of local authoritiestax collection, appeals, enforcement and bailiffs' powers

Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits 2006 (Paperback, Revised edition): Keith Puttick Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits 2006 (Paperback, Revised edition)
Keith Puttick
R483 Discovery Miles 4 830 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

The aim in this edition has been, once again, to provide an up-to-date text on Welfare Benefits Law: an effective account of the key principles, with practical insights and commentary on the practice of the subject. The context in which social welfare issues arise, is also important. For that reason there has been some further extension, in this edition, into Community Care Law territory - for example in giving an outline account of the support given, through services as well as financial benefits, to children with disabilities and special needs, their parents, and carers. As well as current and recent benefits, this updated edition covers developments in: .ECHR and Human Rights .Overpayments .Child Support and benefits .Housing benefits .Civil partnerships .State pension .The role of welfare benefits A clearer book on a difficult topic does not exist, whether the reader is a claimant, a welfare adviser or a professional.

Hazardous Chemicals and the Right to Know - Updated Guide to Compliance with SARA Title III (Hardcover, New): Christopher... Hazardous Chemicals and the Right to Know - Updated Guide to Compliance with SARA Title III (Hardcover, New)
Christopher Harris, Scott A. Harvey
R1,670 Discovery Miles 16 700 Special order

Guide is like having a regulatory consultant on hand at all times

What are your reporting obligations under SARA Title III? How can you minimize your risks of costly enforcement actions? When can you legally withhold information to guard trade secrets? Find out the answers to these and other crucial questions in this guide.

Written by two regulatory pros, this compliance roadmap helps you unravel the complexities of federal right-to-know legislation and spells out the key reporting requirements of all the major sections of the Act--emergency planning, emergency release notification, MSDS submission, and chemical inventory reporting. You'll find expert guidance on applying codes and regulations in specific business situations; time-saving tips for accurate form submission; vital information on protecting trade secrets; keen insight into EPA enforcement policies; and much more.

Welfare Reform Bill - 9th Report of Session 2008-09 Report (Paperback): Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Select... Welfare Reform Bill - 9th Report of Session 2008-09 Report (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Select Committee on the Constitution
R165 Discovery Miles 1 650 Special order

Clause 42 of the Welfare Reform Bill proposes to amend the Child Support Act 1991 to give new sanction powers to the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission (CMEC) to disqualify a person from holding a passport, a driving licence, or both, if he or she has wilfully and culpably failed to pay maintenance for a child. This administrative power would replace the current court-based systems for such disqualifications. The Committee believe (as first expressed in their 3rd report of session 2007-08, HL 27, ISBN 9780104014462) that it is constitutionally unsatisfactory for CMEC and its contractors to have a sanction to withdraw a person's right to hold a passport, despite the proposed right of appeal to a court by anyone so disqualified. There are also insufficient safeguards to ensure that powers to exercise sanctions will be exercised by officials of appropriate seniority within CMEC, and something more than the ministerial assurances given on this matter is required.

Thirteenth Report of Session 2007-08 - Drawing Special Attention to School Finance (England) Regulations 2008 (S.I. 2008/228)... Thirteenth Report of Session 2007-08 - Drawing Special Attention to School Finance (England) Regulations 2008 (S.I. 2008/228) (Paperback)
Great Britain Parliament Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments
R207 Discovery Miles 2 070 Special order
Eighth Report of Session 2008-09 - Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill (Paperback): Great Britain. Parliament.... Eighth Report of Session 2008-09 - Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Bill (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
R521 Discovery Miles 5 210 Special order
Sixteenth Report of Session 2008-09 - Drawing Special Attention to Medicines for Human Use (Miscellaneous Amendments)... Sixteenth Report of Session 2008-09 - Drawing Special Attention to Medicines for Human Use (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2009; Medicines for Human Use (Prescribing) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Order 2009; National Health Service (Charges) (Amendments Relating to Pandemic Influenza) Regulations 2009 (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee
R165 Discovery Miles 1 650 Special order
Urban Planning and the Development Process (Hardcover): C. David Adams Urban Planning and the Development Process (Hardcover)
C. David Adams
R2,437 Discovery Miles 24 370 Special order

This text is about the very essence of urban planning in a market economy. It is concerned with people - landowners, developers, investors, politicians and ordinary members of the public - who produce change in towns and cities as they relate to each other and react to development pressure. Whether such change occurs slowly and is almost unnoticed, or happens rapidly and is highly disruptive, a production process is creating a finished product: the built environment. This form of production, known as the land and property development process, is regulated but not controlled by the state. Urban planning is therefore best considered as one form of state intervention in the development process.;Since urban planning would have no legitimate basis without state power, it is an inherently political activity, able to alter the distribution of scarce environmental resources. Through doing so, it seeks to resolve conflicts of interest over the use and development of land. However, urban plans that appear to favour particular interests (such as house-builders) above others (such as community groups) provoke intense controversy. Development planning can thus become highly politicized, with alliances and divisions between politicians not always explained by traditional party politics.;These issues are explored with particular reference to statutory plan-making at the local level. The author draws on his extensive research into urban planning and development, making use of recent case studies and examples to illustrate key points. There are four parts. The first explores the operation of land and property markets and development processes, and examines how the state intervenes in the form of urban planning. The second part looks at the people and organizations who play a critical role in shaping the built environment and considers their relationship with the planning system. Specific attention is paid to important actors in the development process, such as landowners, developers, financial institutions, professional advisers and to the variety of agencies in the public sector that aim to promote development. This concludes with discussion of public-private partnerships and growth coalitions. The third part of the book concentrates on local development planning.

Health and Safety Essentials (Paperback): John R. Ridley Health and Safety Essentials (Paperback)
John R. Ridley
R671 Discovery Miles 6 710 Special order

The fundamental contents of John Ridley's comprehensive "Safety at Work" are presented in this book in a more user-friendly format, suitable for readers whose needs are less demanding than those of a professional member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. These will primarily be students for the NEBOSH Certificate Level examinations and the "Managing Safely" and "Working Safely" awards. The book should also be of interest to others whose roles demand a level of knowledge and competence in health and safety practice, including human resources managers, office and site managers, and all staff with line responsibility for health and safety matters.

Welfare Reform Act 2009 (Paperback): U. K Stationery Office Welfare Reform Act 2009 (Paperback)
U. K Stationery Office
R811 Discovery Miles 8 110 Special order

The "Welfare Reform Act 2009" received Royal Assent on 12 November 2009. This Act amends the law relating to social security and reforms the welfare and benefit system to improve support and incentives for people to move from benefits into work. It includes measures to increase personal responsibility within the welfare system. The Act will also provide more employment choices for people with disabilities. It confers regulation-making powers that can be used to give adult disabled people greater choice and control over the way in which relevant services are provided by relevant authorities. The Act also provides encouragement of parental responsibility by introducing a requirement for joint birth registration and by amending the law relating to child support.

Scrutiny of Mental Health Legislation: Follow Up - Sixteenth Report of Session 2007-08 - Report, Together with Formal Minutes... Scrutiny of Mental Health Legislation: Follow Up - Sixteenth Report of Session 2007-08 - Report, Together with Formal Minutes and Appendices (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. Joint Committee On Human Rights
R521 Discovery Miles 5 210 Special order

In this Report, the Joint Committee on Human Rights considers: the draft Mental Capacity Act 2005 Code of Practice; draft guidance on Bournewood patients (people who lack capacity to consent to the arrangements made for their care, where those arrangements amount to a deprivation of liberty); and the Government's approach to the Council of Europe Recommendation (2004/10) on the protection of the human rights and dignity of persons with mental disorder.

This paper builds on two previous reports published by the Committee on the Mental Health Bill during its passage through Parliament in 2006-07 ('Legislative Scrutiny: Seventh Progress Report (HL 112 / HC 555)', ISBN 9780104010754; and 'Legislative Scrutiny: Mental Health Bill (HL 40 / HC 288)', ISBN 9780104010136), both of which are available to purchase below.

Protecting Children in Europe - Towards a New Millennium (Paperback): Magit  Harder, Keith Pringle Protecting Children in Europe - Towards a New Millennium (Paperback)
Magit Harder, Keith Pringle
R149 R128 Discovery Miles 1 280 Save R21 (14%) Special order

This study provides a survey of five countries - Denmark, England and Wales, Finland, Ireland and Italy. Each in turn discusses the historical background of the legal concern for children within the national culture, the present situation, and future directions in policy and practice. Following recent scandals of child abuse, Europeans have had a rigorous debate over laws for the protection of children. The awareness of maltreatment and neglect, and the ability of the society to react to abuse, vary greatly from one nation to another within the European Union. The differences between different countries' approach to the problem centre on the welfare experience employed with each country: the Scandinavian model based on the public sector support for all; the British system allocating resources to the neediest with a stigma attached to the need for its use; and the emphasis on voluntary and private social work in Ireland and Italy. In the latter two countries, the role of the Catholic Church is examined: the assets of its community outreach and the price of its insistence that activities within a family should remain private. The book provides useful reading for academics and practitioners in child care, social work, social policy and comparative studies. Contributors include: Margit Harder, Keith Pringle, Riita Tuomisto, Elina Vuori-Karvia, Helen Buckley, Laura Bini and Monica Toselli.

5th Report of Session 2008-09: Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (prescribed Criteria and Miscellaneous Provisions)... 5th Report of Session 2008-09: Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (prescribed Criteria and Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2009 (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee
R310 Discovery Miles 3 100 Special order
8th Report of Session 2007-08 - Housing and Regeneration Bill Government Amendments: Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill,... 8th Report of Session 2007-08 - Housing and Regeneration Bill Government Amendments: Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill, Health and Social Care Bill Government Response: Health and Social Care Bill (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
R618 Discovery Miles 6 180 Special order
Fourteenth Report of Session 2008-09 - Drawing Special Attention to Health in Pregnancy Grant (Notices, Revisions and Appeals)... Fourteenth Report of Session 2008-09 - Drawing Special Attention to Health in Pregnancy Grant (Notices, Revisions and Appeals) (No. 2) Regulations 2009 (S.I. 2009/751) (Paperback)
Great Britain Parliament Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments
R165 Discovery Miles 1 650 Special order

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Legislative Scrutiny - Education and Skills Bill Nineteenth Report of Session 2007-08 Report, Together with Formal Minutes and... Legislative Scrutiny - Education and Skills Bill Nineteenth Report of Session 2007-08 Report, Together with Formal Minutes and Witten Evidence (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. Joint Committee On Human Rights
R714 Discovery Miles 7 140 Special order
Legislative Scrutiny - Child Poverty Bill Twenty-eighth Report of Session 2008-09 Report, Together with Formal Minutes and... Legislative Scrutiny - Child Poverty Bill Twenty-eighth Report of Session 2008-09 Report, Together with Formal Minutes and Written Evidence (Paperback)
Great Britain. Parliament. Joint Committee On Human Rights
R618 Discovery Miles 6 180 Special order

The Commitee welcomes the Child Poverty Bill, intended to enshrine in law the Government's commitment to eradicate child poverty by 2020, as a human rights enhancing measure, but also recommends some amendments. It proposes: that the Secretary of State should be placed under a duty to implement the child poverty strategy; inclusion in the Bill of a target which would apply to children not living in qualifying households (eg Gypsy and Roma children); greater precision in the duties to consult children about the preparation of child poverty strategies.

Medical Law (Paperback, Revised): Jonathan Herring Medical Law (Paperback, Revised)
Jonathan Herring
R657 Discovery Miles 6 570 Special order

Law Express: Medical Law is designed to help you to relate all the reading and study throughout your course specifically to exam and assignment situations. Understand quickly what is required, organise your revision, and learn the key points with ease, to get the grades you need. Tested with examiners and students.

Confronting Cyber-bullying - What Schools Need to Know to Control Misconduct and Avoid Legal Consequences (Paperback): Shaheen... Confronting Cyber-bullying - What Schools Need to Know to Control Misconduct and Avoid Legal Consequences (Paperback)
Shaheen Shariff
R479 Discovery Miles 4 790 Special order

This book is directed to academics, educators, and government policy-makers who are concerned about addressing emerging cyber-bullying and anti-authority student expressions through the use of cell phone and Internet technologies. There is a current policy vacuum relating to the extent of educators' legal responsibilities to intervene when such expression takes place outside of school hours and school grounds on home computers and personal cell phones. Students, teachers, and school officials are often targets of such expression. The author analyzes government and school responses by reviewing positivist paradigms. Her review of a range of legal frameworks and judicial decisions from constitutional, human rights, child protection, and tort law perspectives redirects attention to legally substantive and pluralistic approaches that can help schools balance student free expression, supervision, safety, and learning.

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