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DxO FilmPack 6.5.0 Build 324 Elite (x64) Multilingual Portable


DxO FilmPack 6.5.0 Build 324 Elite (x64) Multilingual Portable | 596.3 Mb
DxO FilmPack, a major new version of DxO Labs’ popular analog film simulation and creative effects software, adds 65 even more aesthetically-pleasing renderings and stunning new effects to help photographers give their photos greater emotional impact as well as a unique style, whether in color or in black & white.

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DxO PhotoLab 5 ELITE Edition 5.5.73 macOS


DxO PhotoLab 5 ELITE Edition 5.5.73 Multilingual | macOS | 751 mb
DxO PhotoLab (was DxO Optics Pro) provides a complete set of smart assisted corrections that you can manually fine-tune at any time. Take control on every aspect of your photos: effectively remove noise, get rid of light constraints, recover color details, apply sophisticated optical corrections, and enhance details.

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DxO PhotoLab 5.5.0 Build 4770 Elite Multilingual (x64)


DxO PhotoLab 5.5.0 Build 4770 (x64) Elite Multilingual | 790.8 Mb
DxO PhotoLab guarantees incomparable image quality through its deep learning artificial intelligence technology, DxO DeepPRIME. Powered by a simultaneous demosaicing and denoising process developed exclusively in DxO’s laboratories, DeepPRIME now has optimized processing times: up to four times faster on an Apple Silicon Mac, and up to 1.5 times faster on the best Windows computers. The limits of noise reduction have been pushed even further!

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DxO FilmPack 6.5.0 Build 324 Elite Multilingual (x64)


DxO FilmPack 6.5.0 Build 324 Elite (x64) Multilingual | 537.8 Mb
DxO FilmPack, a major new version of DxO Labs’ popular analog film simulation and creative effects software, adds 65 even more aesthetically-pleasing renderings and stunning new effects to help photographers give their photos greater emotional impact as well as a unique style, whether in color or in black & white.

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Undoing the Revolution Comparing Elite Subversion of Peasant Rebellions


Undoing the Revolution: Comparing Elite Subversion of Peasant Rebellions By Vasabjit Banerjee
2019 | 244 Pages | ISBN: 1439916918 | PDF | 10 MB
Undoing the Revolution looks at the way rural underclasses ally with out-of-power elites to overthrow their governments-only to be shut out of power when the new regime assumes control. Vasabjit Banerjee first examines why peasants need to ally with dissenting elites in order to rebel. He then shows how conflict resolution and subsequent bargains to form new state institutions re-empower allied elites and re-marginalize peasants. Banerjee evaluates three different agrarian societies during distinct time periods spanning the twentieth century: revolutionary Mexico from 1910 to 1930; late-colonial India from 1920 until 1947; and White-dominated Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) from the mid-1960s to 1980. This comparative approach also allows examination of both the underclass need for elite participation and the variety of causes that elites use to incentivize peasant classes to participate, extending from religious-ethnic identity and common political targets to the peasants’ and elites’ own economic grievances.Undoing the Revolution demonstrates that both international and domestic investors in cash crops, natural resources, and finance can ally with peasant rebels; and, after threatened or actual state collapse, they can bargain with each other to select new state institutions.

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5 Steps to a 5 AP Chemistry 2023 (5 Steps to a 5), Elite Student Edition


5 Steps to a 5: AP Chemistry 2023 (5 Steps to a 5), Elite Student Edition by John T. Moore, Richard H. Langley
English | August 17th, 2022 | ISBN: 1264483562 | 768 pages | True EPUB | 38.10 MB
Updated to reflect the current exam, this popular AP test prep offers a wealth of study materials, pro tips, and practice tests-accessible in print, online, and mobile devices.

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Dynamics of Transformation, Elite Change and New Social Mobilization Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen


Muriel Asseburg, "Dynamics of Transformation, Elite Change and New Social Mobilization: Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen "
English | ISBN: 113865583X | 2017 | 214 pages | EPUB | 581 KB
The political transformations initiated by the so-called Arab Spring in Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen have been marked by strong political contention, continued social mobilization and, albeit to different degrees, weak central state institutions. This book proposes that, rather than agreed roadmaps of institutional change (e.g. elections, drawing up new constitutions) and centrally crafted transition processes, it has been the competition of key political actors for resources of political power and control that has set the pace and influenced the direction and depth of the transformation processes. Hence, the contributions in this volume use an actor-centred approach. Two perspectives are assumed: first key political actors – referring to the "Politically Relevant Elite (PRE)"- are identified and their motivations as well as their strategies and capacities to steer the transformation process. Secondly , the authors investigate the capacity of politically "Mobilized Publics" to exert influence on agenda setting and decision making, ask to what extent popular and social movements have emerged as political actors in their own right, and to what extent such forms of bottom-up participation have constituted a fundamental change to the political culture of these countries. Both avenues of inquiry analyze how the elites are constrained by continued social mobilization, how they engage with mobilized publics to promote their own agendas, and whether the extended scope of popular participation contributes to the legitimacy and stability of the emerging political orders, or causes disruption, fragmentation and conflict. This book was previously published as a special issue of

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Cronyism and Elite Capture in Egypt From Businessmen Cabinet to Military Inc


Sarah Smierciak, "Cronyism and Elite Capture in Egypt: From Businessmen Cabinet to Military Inc. "
English | ISBN: 1032028114 | 2021 | 230 pages | EPUB | 978 KB
Examining business-state networks in Egypt (1991-2020), this book highlights the complicity of international actors in facilitating inequality and elite capture. Using interdisciplinary methodology, it argues that Western actors promoting market liberalization have served as central partners in enabling elites to capture the fruits of Egypt’s economic reforms.

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The British political elite and Europe, 1959-1984 A higher loyalty


Robert Lister Nicholls, "The British political elite and Europe, 1959-1984: A higher loyalty"
English | ISBN: 1526148064 | 2020 | 208 pages | EPUB | 837 KB
This book offers an original interpretation of Britain’s relationship with Europe over a 25 year period: 1959-84 and advances the argument that the current problems over EU membership resulted from much earlier political machinations. This evidence based account of the seminal period analyses the applications for EEC membership, the 1975 referendum, and the role of the press. Was the British public misled over the true aims of the European project? How significant was the role of the press in changing public opinion from anti, to pro Common Market membership? Why, after over 40 years since Britain became a member of the European community, does the issue continue to deeply divide not only the political elite, but also the British public? These, and other pertinent questions are answered in this timely book on a subject that remains topical and highly controversial.

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