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Private Actors and Security Governance

Private Actors and Security Governance

LIT Verlag Münster. 2021

The privatization of security understood as both the top-down decision to outsource military and security-related tasks to private firms and the bottom-up activities of armed non-state actors such as rebel opposition groups, insurgents, militias, and warlord factions has implications for the state's monopoly on the legitimate use of force. Both top-down and bottom-up privatization have significant consequences for effective, democratically accountable security sector governance as well as on...

How to Cook Everything The Basics

How to Cook Everything The Basics

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2012

The next best thing to having Mark Bittman in the kitchen with you Mark Bittman's highly acclaimed, bestselling book How to Cook Everything is an indispensable guide for any modern cook. With How to Cook Everything The Basics he reveals how truly easy it is to learn fundamental techniques and recipes. From dicing vegetables and roasting meat, to cooking building-block meals that include salads, soups, poultry, meats, fish, sides, and desserts, Bittman explains what every home cook,...

How to Cook for Beginners

How to Cook for Beginners

Rockridge Press. 2019

You'll never say "I can't cook" again. If recipes look like secret codes and boiling an egg might as well be rocket science, How to Cook for Beginners is for you. Easy lessons and delicious recipes teach you everything you need to know to get started in the kitchen. Cooking seems daunting, but with this practical choice in cookbooks for beginners--and a little practice--you can become a skilled home chef. Begin with guides to must-have equipment, a well-stocked pantry, and kitchen safety....

E's

E's

Raised in a paranormal research facility, psychic Kai Kadou is assigned by his mentor, Eiji Sagimiya, to expose a guerrilla band that is using illegal psychics for personal gain--an effort during which he falls into the hands of an outsider who questionst