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formal operations

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

In the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the developmental stage beginning at about 12 years when children become proficient in manipulating...

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formal operations stage

John Scott and Gordon Marshall.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 5 words.

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formal operations stage

Edited by John Scott.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 5 words.

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Course Correction

R.V. Vaidyanatha Ayyar.

in The Holy Grail

September 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sociology. 7648 words.

This chapter describes the progress made in Independent India’s quest for universal elementary education till 1986 when NPE, 1986, was formulated; it concludes that the much touted ‘neglect...

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organization theory

Overview page. Subjects: Sociology.

In practice these terms are used interchangeably, although the former has a slightly wider remit than the latter as it also covers work by non-sociologists, including those who are...

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Improving the United Nations Response to Crises of Internal Displacement

Catherine Phuong.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2001; p ublished online October 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

This article examines the controversial proposal that the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) should be given overall responsibility for internally displaced...

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Facing Up To Refugees — International Apathy and German Self-Help

RYSZARD PIOTROWICZ.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

The end of the Cold War has not signalled the end of refugee flows, which are as much an international ‘problem’ as ever before. Some countries are relatively well protected from their...

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The Rights Effect

Daniel Naujoks.

in Migration, Citizenship, and Development

July 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 2667 words.

This chapter introduces the rights effect of diasporic membership statuses. This effect is based on the fact that the overseas citizenship of India grants its holder certain privileges,...

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Introduction

Dalia M. Gouda.

in Social Capital and Local Water Management in Egypt

November 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Sociology. 12292 words.

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. This book aims to understand the role played by social capital in irrigation water management generally, and in the...

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Shifting Borders and the Boundaries of Rights: Examining the Safe Third Country Agreement between Canada and the United States

Efrat Arbel.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

March 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 11097 words.

This article analyzes the Canadian Federal Court and Federal Court of Appeal decisions assessing the Safe Third Country Agreement between Canada and the United States (STCA). It examines...

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equestrianism

Overview page. Subjects: Sport and Leisure.

The training of horses for specific performances or tasks, which can be for the purposes of hunting, racing, agriculture, war, or display/exhibition as in the equestrian event in the modern...

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Strategies for Crossing the Border through (Non)inspection

Sergio Chávez.

in Border Lives

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Urban and Rural Studies. 12576 words.

This chapter examines the border-crossing practices for transient and border commuters before and after the start of Operation Gatekeeper in 1994. Before Gatekeeper, unauthorized transient...

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Frontex: Human Rights Responsibilities

in International Journal of Refugee Law

June 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 11861 words.

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The Aftermath of 11 September 2001: Liberty vs. Security before the Supreme Court of Canada

MICHEL COUTU and MARIE-HÉLÈNE GIROUX.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 8965 words.

The terrorist acts of 11 September 2001 and the war on terrorism that followed have induced a pervasive sense of insecurity in Canada, as elsewhere, and brought about a shift of public...

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Introductory Note to the San Remo Summary Conclusions on Temporary Protection

Volker Türk, Alice Edwards and Matthias Braeunlich.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

March 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 815 words.

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The Right to Seek Asylum: Interception at Sea and the Principle of Non-Refoulement

Guy S. Goodwin-Gill.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 6165 words.

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Operational Review of UNHCR’s Engagement in Situations of Internal Displacement

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 8033 words.

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Seeking Asylum in the Mediterranean: Against a Fragmentary Reading of EU Member States’ Obligations Accruing at Sea

Violeta Moreno-Lax.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

July 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 23534 words.

Although both international and EU law impose a number of obligations on the EU Member States with regard to persons in distress at sea, their effective implementation is limited by the...

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Reflections on Refoulement and Collective Expulsion in the Hirsi Case

Maarten Den Heijer.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

June 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 13590 words.

The Hirsi judgment of the European Court of Human Rights stands out as a beacon for protecting the rights of migrants who attempt to cross the sea in search of a better life elsewhere only...

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Outline of Submissions on Behalf of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (As Amicus Curiae)

in International Journal of Refugee Law

July 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 5003 words.

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Reforming the Common European Asylum System – Legislative Developments and Judicial Activism of the European Courts

Marco Odello.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 1513 words.

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