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Jennifer C. Hunt.

in Seven Shots

October 2010; published online February 2013.

Chapter. Subjects: social theory. 16136 words.

This chapter gives an account of two dedicated police officers, Paul Yurkiw and Rich Teemsma, working in the Emergency Service departments and discusses their brave acts in July 1997....

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Jennifer C. Hunt.

in Seven Shots

October 2010; published online February 2013.

Chapter. Subjects: social theory. 26122 words.

This chapter outlines the concerns about terrorism that came to the forefront of police consciousness only to momentarily dissipate under the weight of a bloody trial. On February 4, 1999,...

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A “ready-made State”1 :The Mode of Institutional Transition in East Germany After 1989

Edited by Anne Goedicke.

in After the Fall of the Wall

September 2006; published online June 2013.

Chapter. Subjects: social stratification, inequality, and mobility. 7797 words.

This chapter presents a condensed history of the political and institutional aspects of East German transformation. Four characteristics make the East German transition path unique in...

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A ‘new institutional fix’? The ‘community turn’ and the changing role of the voluntary sector

Rob Macmillan and Alan Townsend.

in Landscapes of voluntarism

June 2006; published online March 2012.

Chapter. Subjects: organizations. 7984 words.

This chapter explores how policies for regenerating deprived areas and tackling different aspects of social exclusion in the UK have taken a ‘community turn’ which embraces an enhanced role...

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A ‘new politics’ of austerity, workfare and gender? The UK coalition government's welfare reform proposals

Julie MacLeavy.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2011; published online September 2011.

Journal Article. Subjects: economic development and growth; urban, rural, and regional economics; economic geography; political economy; economic sociology. 7714 words.

This paper considers the UK coalition government's austerity drive, which attempts to garner public support for the reduction or withdrawal of welfare entitlements through appeals to...

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A ‘pivotal moment’? Education policy in England, 2005

Alan Dyson, Kirstin Kerr and Mel Ainscow.

in Social Policy Review 18

June 2006; published online March 2012.

Chapter. Subjects: social research and statistics. 5880 words.

This chapter argues that the Labour government reached a pivotal point in its third term, in relation to its two long-standing objectives of raising educational performance, while also...

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A 15-Year Longitudinal Study of Halstead-Reitan Neuropsychological Test Performance

Merrill F. Elias, Michael A. Robbins and Penelope K. Elias.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

November 1996.

Journal Article. Subjects: geriatric medicine; psychology; gerontology and ageing. 0 words.

Using a two-stage growth curve analysis, change over time in performance on tests in the Halstead-Reitan Battery and Average Impairment Rating (AIR) was assessed for 53 individuals who...

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A 5-Year Retrospective Examination of Cognitive Screening Test Stages in Normal Older Adults and Patients With Alzheimer's Disease

Kenichi Meguro, Masumi Shimada, Satoshi Yamaguchi, Junichi Ishizaki, Atsushi Yamadori and Yasuyoshi Sekita.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 2001; published online September 2001.

Journal Article. Subjects: geriatric medicine; psychology; gerontology and ageing. 3968 words.

One conception of aging and cognitive deterioration is that cognitive decline becomes common with age, and dementia may be regarded as one extreme of the continuum. An alternative conception...

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A. and R. v Federal Republic of Germany

in International Journal of Refugee Law

December 2011; published online December 2011.

Journal Article. Subjects: human rights and immigration; refugee studies. 5125 words.

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“A Bastion of Sanity in a Crazy World”: A Local Feminist Movement and the Reconstitution of Scale, Space, and Place in an Eastern German City

Katja M. Guenther.

in Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society

January 2006; published online November 2006.

Journal Article. Subjects: public policy; gender and sexuality. 9926 words.

This article examines the development of the local women’s movement in one city in eastern Germany since German unification in 1990. Utilizing a framework that attends to issues of scale,...

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