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Buckskin pimpernel : the exploits of Justus Sherwood, loyalist spy

Author: Mary Beacock Fryer
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn Press, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From his Loyalist Blockhouse on Lake Champlain, Justus Sherwood sends out raiding parties to harass the rebels during the American Revolution.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fryer, Mary Beacock.
Buckskin pimpernel.
Toronto : Dundurn Press, 1981
(OCoLC)568032884
Named Person: Justus Sherwood; Justus Sherwood; Justus Sherwood
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Beacock Fryer
ISBN: 0919670571 9780919670570
OCLC Number: 9018151
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1 Introduction: Ethical Dimensions of Public Policy - Jonathan Boston, Andrew Bradstock, and David Eng Part One: Ethical Foundations 2 Behavioral Economics, Ethics, and Public Policy: Paving the road to freedom or serfdom? - Morris Altman 3 Go and Do Likewise: The parable of the Good Samaritan and the challenge of public ethics - Chris Marshall 4 Who Then Is My Neighbor? Ethical decision making around our international obligations - contribution of human rights theory and practice - Margaret Bedggood 5 Justice as Collective Capability - Karen Baehler 6 Considerations of Distributive Justice in the Context of Climate Change Mitigation - Frieder Lempp, Lucas Kengmana, and Jonathan Boston Part Two: Ethics and Policy Making 7 Beyond Serving a Purpose: Additional ethical focuses for public policy agents - Vanessa Scholes 8 Ethics of Not-Very-Targeted Government Interventions - TM Wilkinson 9 Making Fair Funding Decisions for High-Cost Health Care: The case of Herceptin in New Zealand - Elizabeth Fenton 10 Can Policy Be Ethical Without Consumer Input?- Hilary Stace and Martin Sullivan Part Three: Sustainability and Progress 11 The Ethics of a Sustainable Economy: Implications for public policy - Robert Howell and Wayne Cartwright 12 Measuring New Zealand's Progress Using a Sustainable Development Approach - Rachael Milicich 13 Cooperative Environmental Management: Taking care of New Zealand's unique natural resources in more effective ways - Karlheinz Knickel, Guy Salmon, and Susanne von Muenchhausen 14 Equity and Sustainable Development - Paul Dalziel and Caroline Saunders 15 Rethinking Progress: Evaluation of the Wellington Regional Genuine Progress Index - Aaron Packard and Ralph Chapman 16 Recent Challenges to the Ethics Underlying Official Statistics in New Zealand - Sharleen Forbes, Vince Galvin, Andrew Hunter, Paul Maxwell, and Whetu Wereta
Responsibility: by Mary Beacock Fryer.

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"A biography of this type must take into account the unsettled political climate of the area and times and this Fryer does with admirable dexterity." * Quill & Quire *

 
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