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A. Convergence and specificity of the mandates

Michel Veuthey.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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A. Convergence and specificity of the mandates

Richard Perruchoud.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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“A Desirable Measure of Responsibility”

Jacob A. C. Remes.

in Disaster Citizenship

December 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 15179 words.

This chapter examines how the Halifax explosion changed local churches and unions, as well as the ways that membership in a church or union altered the individuals' and families'...

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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 Fascinating Show for John Citizen and his Wife”: Advertising Exhibitions in Early Twentieth-Century London

James Taylor.

in Journal of Social History

June 2018; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; International History; Social and Cultural History; Politics; Race and Ethnicity. 13321 words.

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Though receiving little attention from historians, the trade exhibition was a significant new form of commercialized leisure from the late nineteenth...

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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 Little Bit of Liberation”

Jennifer N. Fish.

in Domestic Workers of the World Unite!

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 10488 words.

This chapter discusses the impact and outcomes of global domestic worker activism, with a focus on the larger meaning and implications of this global worker movement. It closes the book...

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A (More) Perfect Union? Religion, Politics, and Competing Stories of America

Ruth Braunstein.

in Sociology of Religion

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Social Research and Statistics; Sociology of Religion. 11191 words.

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Donald Trump’s calls to “Make America great again” loosely unified a Republican coalition divided over policy, priorities, and style. In contrast,...

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