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Vol. 6 No. 2 (2013): Issue 2 (December 2013)

“MORALS AND ETHICS AND LAW, OH MY!” – AN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE ON THE ABA MODEL RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

Dennis A. Rendleman, Esq.

This paper discusses the tensions between moral obligations, ethical rules and legal requirements contained within the American Bar Association Model R

FORWARD-LOOKING SOLUTIONS FOR THE GEORGIAN AND SOUTH OSSETIAN CONFLICT: A PATH TOWARDS RECONCILIATION

Gražvydas Jasutis

The article explores the dynamics of the Georgian and South Ossetian conflict which has been violent over the last twenty years. It reached a critical

DEVELOPMENT OF PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT REFORMS IN LITHUANIAN PUBLIC SECTOR

Mindaugas Kaselis

The article presents result-based performance management in the public sector and challenges for its formation. The attention is paid to the fact that

THE EU’S NEIGHBORHOOD POLICY TOWARDS THE SOUTHERN CAUCASUS: SEARCHING FOR COMMONALITY IN A PATCHY SCENARIO

Sanda-Daniela Alexeiciuc, Kirill N. Babichenko

The paper explains the difficulties that have been emerging for the Southern Caucasus regarding these countries’ relationship with and towards the EU

THE SUPREME COURT OF CANADA AND THE OFFENDER’S RIGHT TO BE TRANSFERRED TO SERVE HIS SENTENCE IN CANADA: INTERPRETING THE INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER OF OFFENDERS ACT IN LIGHT OF CANADA’S NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS OBLIGATIONS

Jamil Ddamulira Mujuzi

In September 2013 in the case of Divito v Canada (Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness) the Supreme Court of Canada dealt with the issue of whether

THE HUMAN NETWORK REVISITED: RESPONSES TO BRYNNAR SWENSON’S “THE HUMAN NETWORK: SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE LIMIT OF POLITICS”

Ignas Kalpokas, J.D. Mininger, Viktorija Rusinaitė

This article combines contributions from three authors, each of whom writes in scholarly response to Brynnar Swenson’s “The Human Network: Social M

BOOK REVIEWS: THE POLITICS OF ENCOUNTER: URBAN THEORY AND PROTEST UNDER PLANETARY URBANIZATION; ELECTIONS TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AS A CHALLENGE FOR DEMOCRACY; AND TRANSFORMATIONS IN CENTRAL EUROPE BETWEEN 1989 AND 2012: GEOPOLITICAL, CULTURAL, AND SOC

Arnoldas Stramskas, Tanel Kerikmäe, Andrius Martinkus

This article contains three book reviews. The reviewed books are: The Politics of Encounter: Urban Theory and Protest under Planetary Urbanization (201