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A. F. Heath and Y. Brinbaum (eds.): Unequal Attainments: Ethnic Educational Inequalities in Ten Western Countries

Anne Hartung.

in European Sociological Review

December 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology. 2720 words.

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“A Fate Worse than Death”

Bryan J. Mccann.

in Working for Justice

June 2013; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Theory. 7189 words.

This chapter contends that antiprison and anti-death penalty activists need to reexamine their rhetorical habits and political strategies if they hope to achieve any lasting change in the...

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“A Gift from God”: Adolescent Motherhood and Religion in Brazilian Favelas

Liza G. Steele.

in Sociology of Religion

January 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 10451 words.

This study seeks to understand how young, unmarried mothers and mothers-to-be in the favelas (shantytowns) of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, have experienced religious morality as applied to...

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“A Great Power Had Swept Over It”

Jacob A. C. Remes.

in Disaster Citizenship

December 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 10499 words.

This chapter examines the debates that arose in Salem, Boston, and Washington over the state's response to the Salem fire. It first recounts the fire and its impact on residents before...

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“A more Splendid Citizenship”: Prewar Feminism, Eugenics, and Sex Radicals

Deborah Cohler.

in Citizen, Invert, Queer

August 2010; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 14720 words.

In the 1910s, birth control, free love, and male homosexuality appeared frequently as topics alongside women’s suffrage in the pages of the Dora Marsden’s Freewoman journal. Yet any...

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‘A new branch can be strengthened by an old branch’<sup>1</sup>: livelihoods and challenges to inter-generational solidarity in South Africa

Jo Beall.

in World poverty

September 2002; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility. 10992 words.

Anti-poverty policies have to be constructed to meet the needs of particular groups in populations, such as ethnic minorities, disabled people, and older people. Discrimination has to be...

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2 A novel FOXO3-driven pathway determines prognosis in Crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis and malaria

J. Lee, M. Espeli, C. Anderson, M. Linterman, J. Pocock, R. Roberts, S. Viatte, N. Peshu, T.T. Hien, N.H. Phu, E. Wesley, C. Edwards, T. Ahmad, J. Mansfield, R. Gearry, S. Dunstan, T. Williams, A. Barton, M. Parkes, P. Lyons and K. Smith.

in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

February 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

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2.A. Oral presentations: Global health issues

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

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“A patchwork heritage”: multiracial citation in Barack Obama's <i>Dreams from My Father</i>

Justin Ponder.

in Obama and the Biracial Factor

February 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 7866 words.

An examination of the role of ethnic citation and self-representation in multiracial autobiographies using Dreams From My Father as a case study.

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A (persistent) state of uncertainty

Benson Michaela.

in The British in Rural France

May 2011; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology. 8689 words.

Building on the theme of imagination, this chapter further explores tensions between how the migrants had imagined their post-migration lives and their lived experiences. It questions the...

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