By A. Stenström
By A. Stenström
By Josiane F. Hamers,Michel H. A. Blanc
By H. E. J. Cowdrey
By no capacity a 'court-prelate', Lanfranc might be most sensible characterised as a monk-archbishop, a job during which he was once strengthened via being ex-officio abbot of a cathedral monastery at Canterbury. Canterbury's status and pursuits have been a huge crisis; Lanfranc claimed for the see a primacy over the total British Isles. in the direction of the nice pope of his day, Gregory VII (1073-85), he was once strangely cool.
This is the 1st complete scholarly research of Lanfranc for thirty years. It reconsiders his occupation and extraordinary achievements in all significant points, concentrating on his traits of knowledge, diligence, and statesmanship. it's an clever and thought of old biography which brings Lanfranc out from the shadow of his successor, St Anselm, and divulges him as one of the very maximum of the archbishops of Canterbury.
By Georg Rehm,Hans Uszkoreit
By Veronica du Feu
By Leon Stassen
Predicative Possession will curiosity students and complex scholars of language typology, diachronic linguistics, morphology and syntax.
By Corinna Standke
By Karen P. Corrigan,Adam Mearns
By Leo van Lier
By Mark Thatcher
The publication responds to its questions through key monetary associations in 5 strategic sectors: securities buying and selling, telecommunications, electrical energy, airways, and postal providers. It compares throughout 4 international locations that characterize various 'varieties of capitalism', specifically Britain, France, Germany and Italy, over the interval among 1965 and 2005. hence it combines cross-national, ancient and cross-sectoral comparisons.
The writer distinguishes technological and monetary varieties of internationalization from coverage kinds, significantly judgements in robust in a foreign country countries and supranational legislation. He argues that, opposite to expectancies, the 1st used to be met with institutional inertia. by contrast, coverage kinds of internationalization, specifically reforms within the US and ecu Union legislation, performed major roles in undermining long-standing nationwide associations. The ebook explores the mechanisms wherein coverage types of internationalization have been influential via taking a look at the thoughts, coalitions and assets of key actors in nationwide arenas. It additionally indicates that institutional results have been striking: all 4 international locations, albeit via assorted routes, followed more and more related reforms of monetary institutions--privatization, the finishing of monopolies and delegation to autonomous regulatory organisations.
The ebook rejects the view that technological and monetary sorts of internationalization force institutional swap. It means that coverage kinds of internationalization are extra very important simply because they turn into a part of family determination making and relief the reform of well-established nationwide institutions.