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Paul R. Williams, Architect

Author : Karen E. Hudson,Paul R. Williams
Publisher : Rizzoli International Publications
Page : 0 pages
File Size : 41,5 Mb
Release : 2000
Category : African American architects
ISBN : 0847822427

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Paul R. Williams, Architect by Karen E. Hudson,Paul R. Williams Pdf

The first architectural monograph covering the first African-American member and Fellow of the A.I.A. who designed over 3,000 projects from the 1920s to the 1970s. 200 illustrations, 100 in color.

Regarding Paul R. Williams

Author : Janna Ireland
Publisher : Gibbs Smith
Page : 0 pages
File Size : 52,5 Mb
Release : 2020-09-15
Category : Photography
ISBN : 9781626400818

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Regarding Paul R. Williams by Janna Ireland Pdf

(From table of contents)The architecture of an icon /Janna Ireland --Plates --Paul R. Williams: beyond style /Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter --Plates --Afterword /Barbara Bestor --Image locations.

Paul R. Williams

Author : Karen E. Hudson
Publisher : Rizzoli Publications
Page : 242 pages
File Size : 54,6 Mb
Release : 2021-11-09
Category : House & Home
ISBN : 9780847838479

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Paul R. Williams by Karen E. Hudson Pdf

Over a career spanning six decades, architect Paul Revere Williams came to define what gracious living looked like for the Hollywood elite. Williams mastered an array of architectural idioms—including American Colonial, Spanish Mediterranean, English Tudor, French Normandy, Art Deco, and, of course, the California ranch style—to create the sophisticated yet understated showplaces that are featured here in all new full-color photography. Among the most celebrated architects of his generation, Williams was also the first African-American member of the American Institute of Architects, and he was deeply involved in the black community in Los Angeles and in African-American affairs nationally. Williams moved among many worlds, and with celebrity clients such as Frank Sinatra, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, Tyrone Power, and Barbara Stanwyck, as well as clients who made Hollywood run behind the scenes, not to mention members of Los Angeles high society, Williams left his mark in the city’s most glamorous and exclusive enclaves—Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Bel Air, and the Hollywood Hills. Paul R. Williams: Classic Hollywood Style is a dazzling tour of this prolific architect’s most spectacular houses, by his granddaughter Karen Hudson, with a special focus on their roles not only as places for high living but also as venues for world-class entertaining.

Lawyering Peace

Author : Paul R. Williams
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Page : 313 pages
File Size : 53,6 Mb
Release : 2021-12-16
Category : Law
ISBN : 9781108478236

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How do parties to peace negotiations actually build durable peace and what conundrums must they solve to achieve durable peace?

Curve & Flow

Author : Andrea J. Loney
Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
Page : 49 pages
File Size : 44,8 Mb
Release : 2022-09-27
Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
ISBN : 9780593429075

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Curve & Flow by Andrea J. Loney Pdf

Discover the remarkable story of an orphaned Black boy who grew up to become the groundbreaking architect to the stars, Paul R. Williams. A stunning nonfiction picture-book biography from the Caldecott Honor–winning author and NAACP Image Award–nominated artist. As an orphaned Black boy growing up in America in the early 1900s, Paul R. Williams became obsessed by the concept of "home." He not only dreamed of building his own home, he turned his dreams into drawings. Defying the odds and breaking down the wall of racism, Williams was able to curve around the obstacles in his way to become a world-renowned architect. He designed homes for the biggest celebrities of the day, such as Frank Sinatra and Lucille Ball, and created a number of buildings in Los Angeles that are now considered landmarks. From Andrea J. Loney, the author of the Caldecott Honor Book Double Bass Blues, and award-winning artist Keith Mallett comes a remarkable story of fortitude, hope, and positivity.

New Homes for Today

Author : Paul R. Williams
Publisher : Unknown
Page : 104 pages
File Size : 45,6 Mb
Release : 1946
Category : Architecture
ISBN : UOM:39015026796790

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Peace with Justice?

Author : Paul R. Williams,Michael P. Scharf
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Page : 354 pages
File Size : 49,9 Mb
Release : 2002
Category : Law
ISBN : 0742518566

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Peace with Justice? by Paul R. Williams,Michael P. Scharf Pdf

In this work, two former State Department lawyers provide an account of how and why justice was misapplied and mishandled throughout the peace-builders' efforts to settle the Yugoslav conflict. The text is based on their personal experience, research and interviews with key players in the process.

Shaping Foreign Policy in Times of Crisis

Author : Michael P. Scharf,Paul R. Williams
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Page : 333 pages
File Size : 50,8 Mb
Release : 2010-01-11
Category : History
ISBN : 9780521766807

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Shaping Foreign Policy in Times of Crisis by Michael P. Scharf,Paul R. Williams Pdf

All ten of the living former U.S. State Department legal advisers from the Carter administration to that of George W. Bush examine the role international law played during the major crises on their watch.

The Syrian Conflict's Impact on International Law

Author : Michael P. Scharf,Milena Sterio,Paul R. Williams
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Page : 237 pages
File Size : 55,9 Mb
Release : 2020-03-26
Category : History
ISBN : 9781108491532

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The Syrian Conflict's Impact on International Law by Michael P. Scharf,Milena Sterio,Paul R. Williams Pdf

Written as the decade-long Syria conflict nears an end, this book explores changes in International Law brought about by the conflict.

When All Plans Fail

Author : Paul R Williams
Publisher : Charisma Media
Page : 339 pages
File Size : 46,9 Mb
Release : 2015-08-04
Category : Disasters
ISBN : 9781629984100

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Natural disaster. Virulent disease. Terrorist attack. In almost an instant, the safe world you have known is turned upside down. Such catastrophic events are not restricted to the movies. They are becoming true-life headlines around the world.

Scum

Author : Paul Williams
Publisher : Routledge
Page : 99 pages
File Size : 47,5 Mb
Release : 2018-05-15
Category : Psychology
ISBN : 9780429918780

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Scum by Paul Williams Pdf

'Scum is a masterfully written book in which the author, by means of a particularly effective form of fragmentation of language, captures the disjunctive experience of a terrified boy. The life of the boy and the life of the sentences are lived entirely in the collision of the will to survive and the impossible demands of an incomprehensible, utterly senseless reality. There are no happy endings in Williams' books, but far more valuable is the vitality that is generated in his deft and original use of language.' - Thomas Ogden

Paul Gilroy

Author : Paul Williams
Publisher : Routledge
Page : 194 pages
File Size : 44,6 Mb
Release : 2013
Category : History
ISBN : 9780415583961

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Paul Gilroy by Paul Williams Pdf

Paul Gilroy is a major intellectual figure whose writings have led contemporary debates around race and the 'Black Atlantic'. Gilroy argues that our ideas about race are socially constructed by colonisation, philosophy, science and consumer capitalism but that the survival tools generated by those vulnerable to racism offer the key to challenging these racist constructions. This volume: Introduces and contextualises Gilroy's writing and key ideas Explains and elaborates on many of the cultural references from Punk music to Hegelian thought Emphasises the international relevance of Gilroy's thought - expanding the examples to a variety of cities and countries Emphasising the timelessness and global relevance of Gilroy's work, this useful book will appeal to anyone approaching Gilroy for the first time or seeking to further their understanding of race relations and the Black Atlantic.

Research Handbook on Post-Conflict State Building

Author : Paul R. Williams,Milena Sterio
Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
Page : 496 pages
File Size : 43,5 Mb
Release : 2020-08-28
Category : Law
ISBN : 9781788971645

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Research Handbook on Post-Conflict State Building by Paul R. Williams,Milena Sterio Pdf

As a conflict ends and the parties begin working towards a durable peace, practitioners and peacebuilders are faced with the thrilling possibilities and challenges of building new or reformed political, security, judicial, social, and economic structures. This Handbook analyzes these elements of post-conflict state building through the lens of international law, which provides a framework through which the authors contextualize and examine the many facets of state building in relation to the legal norms, processes, and procedures that guide such efforts across the globe. The volume aims to provide not only an introduction to and explanation of prominent topics in state building, but also a perceptive analysis that augments ongoing conversations among researchers, lawyers, and advocates engaged in the field.

Security Studies

Author : Associate Professor Elliott School of International Affairs Paul D Williams, Dr,Paul D. Williams
Publisher : Routledge
Page : 576 pages
File Size : 48,6 Mb
Release : 2008-06-03
Category : Political Science
ISBN : 9781134094332

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Security Studies by Associate Professor Elliott School of International Affairs Paul D Williams, Dr,Paul D. Williams Pdf

Security Studies is the most comprehensive textbook available on security studies. It gives students a detailed overview of the major theoretical approaches, key themes and most significant issues within security studies. Part 1 explores the main theoretical approaches currently used within the field from realism to international political sociology. Part 2 explains the central concepts underpinning contemporary debates from the security dilemma to terrorism. Part 3 presents an overview of the institutional security architecture currently influencing world politics using international, regional and global levels of analysis. Part 4 examines some of the key contemporary challenges to global security from the arms trade to energy security. Part 5 discusses the future of security. Security Studies provides a valuable teaching tool for undergraduates and MA students by collecting these related strands of the field together into a single coherent textbook.

The Authority of Tenderness

Author : Paul Williams
Publisher : Routledge
Page : 88 pages
File Size : 48,6 Mb
Release : 2021-11-29
Category : Psychology
ISBN : 9781000472448

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The Authority of Tenderness by Paul Williams Pdf

This insightful and beautifully written work explores nonlinear processes of recovery of the loss of Self. The inherent healing power of hard-earned, wholehearted self-acceptance is conceived through the authority of tenderness. The book is the final volume in The Fifth Principle trilogy (the second book being Scum), which chronicled, through the course of one boy’s lifetime, the methods of a mind which is not a mind, in its efforts to prevail under oppressive circumstances. The Authority of Tenderness comes at the end of the journey, is written by the adult self of the child, and uses poetic vignettes, references to foundational psychoanalytic literature and analyses of critical treatment situations to convey the experiences of someone who has been both patient and analyst. The book offers a vivid psychotherapeutic perspective for clinicians, trainees, students and general readers alike.