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self-reversal

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The ability of certain ferromagnetic materials to acquire a thermal remanence in the opposite direction to the ambient magnetic field. Usually this requires the interaction of two or more...

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Female Education and Marriage Dissolution: Is it a Selection Effect?

Fabrizio Bernardi and Juan-Ignacio Martínez-Pastor.

in European Sociological Review

December 2011; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology. 8359 words.

Various papers have shown that in countries and cohorts where the rate of divorce is low, women with higher education are more likely to get divorced. However, when divorce becomes more...

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Exclusion from Refugee Status: The Purposes and Principles of the United Nations and Article 1F(c) of the Refugee Convention

Sandesh Sivakumaran.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 18972 words.

Article 1F(c) of the Refugee Convention provides that an individual is to be excluded from the benefits afforded by refugee status if ‘there are serious reasons for considering that ... he...

Many Rivers to Cross: The Recognition of LGBTQI Asylum in the UK

Moira Dustin.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 11713 words.

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The Refugee Convention was not written with the persecution of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, and intersex (LGBTQI) people...

Uganda’s Invocation of Cessation Regarding its Rwandan Refugee Caseload: Lessons for International Protection

Kelly E McMillan.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

May 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 14271 words.

The invocation of Clause 1C(5) of the Refugee Convention 1951, the ceased circumstances cessation clause, is a site of negotiation between the legal principles that underpin the...

Durable Solutions and the Right of Return for IDPs: Evolving Interpretations

Megan Bradley.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 12846 words.

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This article traces the evolution of norms on durable solutions for internally displaced persons (IDPs) since the introduction of the Guiding...

Dealing with non-Palestinian Refugees in the Middle East: Policies and Practices in an Uncertain Environment

RUBEN ZAIOTTI.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 9878 words.

Despite the relevance of the issue in Middle Eastern politics, the study of non-Palestinian refugees and their treatment in the region is a subject that has received little attention in the...

‘The IDP in International Law’? Developments, Debates, Prospects

David James Cantor.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 14439 words.

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Unlike refugees and other special interest groups under international law, the protection of internally displaced persons (IDPs) tends to be viewed as...

From the Right to Return to the Return of Rights: Completing Post-War Property Restitution in Bosnia Herzegovina

Charles B. Philpott.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 26748 words.

Given the numbers displaced as part of the means and methods of the armed conflict during the war in Bosnia Herzegovina between 1992–95, it is not surprising that the return process has been...

Examining Sexual Violence in the Military Within the Context of Eritrean Asylum Claims Presented in Norway

Cecilia M. Bailliet.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 20316 words.

Discussion of rape by soldiers as a form of persecution has largely been directed towards the context of war or actual conflict. Nevertheless, there is a need for attention to be directed...

MEASURING THE THIRD-PERSON EFFECT OF NEWS: THE IMPACT OF QUESTION ORDER, CONTRAST AND KNOWLEDGE

Vincent Price and David Tewksbury.

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

This study investigated the extent to which the third-person effect—the tendency of people to estimate greater impact of media messages on ‘other people’ than on themselves—might depend...

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Values in Practice: Dilemmas and Deliberations of Israeli Human Rights Organizations

Noam Hofstadter.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

November 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 12345 words.

The article identifies interesting connections between the organizational values of activists in Israeli human rights organizations, their concepts of human rights activism, and their...

A Case Study of the Socialization of Human Rights Language and Norms in Maldives: Process, Impact and Challenges

Ahmed Shahid and Hilary Yerbury.

in Journal of Human Rights Practice

July 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Human Rights and Immigration; Human Rights; Politics; Social Movements and Social Change. 9981 words.

The introduction of the language and social values expounded through the discourse of human rights, within the domestic societal and political structures of countries where they were...