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Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual

Aziza Khazzoom

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756976
eISBN:
9780804779579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756976.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Why do racial and ethnic groups discriminate against each other? The most common sociological answer is that they want to monopolize scarce resources—good jobs or top educations—for themselves. This ... More


The Aftermath and a New Reality

Renee Levine Melammed

in A Question of Identity: Iberian Conversos in Historical Perspective

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780195170719
eISBN:
9780199835416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195170717.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Although the Church insists that a convert to Catholicism is to be fully accepted by his co-religionists, the socio-economic and ethnic situation in Spain did not allow the conversos to fully ... More


The Politics of Nationality, Ethnicity, and Status: The Factory Office

Jaesok Kim

in Chinese Labor in a Korean Factory: Class, Ethnicity, and Productivity on the Shop Floor in Globalizing China

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784542
eISBN:
9780804786126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784542.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Chapter Three examines the new meanings of class, ethnic, and social differences that are created and maintained by a multinational factory. In contemporary Chinese society, the term “white-collar” ... More


Crimes against Humanity in the Statutes of the ad hoc Tribunals

Guénaél Mettraux

in International Crimes and the Ad Hoc Tribunals

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199207541
eISBN:
9780191709203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207541.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The ad hoc tribunals created for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia have had an immense influence on the law of crimes against humanity. In essence, the definition of crimes against humanity as ... More


Analysing the Grand Chamber judgment

Christopher McCrudden and Brendan O’Leary

in Courts and Consociations: Human Rights versus Power-Sharing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199676842
eISBN:
9780191757112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199676842.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the judgment of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in Sejdić and Finci v. Bosnia. The Court decided that elections to the House of Peoples fell within the scope of ... More


Strike Three: Discrimination, Incentives, and Evaluation

Daniel S. Hamermesh

in Demand for Labor: The Neglected Side of the Market

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791379
eISBN:
9780191833847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791379.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

We explore umpires’ racial/ethnic preferences in the evaluation of Major League Baseball pitchers. Controlling for umpire, pitcher, batter and catcher fixed effects and many other factors, strikes ... More


Residential Segregation and Economic Isolation: The Moroccan Paradox

in Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756976
eISBN:
9780804779579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756976.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines how dichotomization occurred, by considering the impact of residential location on labor market outcomes. It considers the Moroccan paradox—that Moroccans who were relegated to ... More


The Politics of Spatial Divisions and the Living Environment

Jaesok Kim

in Chinese Labor in a Korean Factory: Class, Ethnicity, and Productivity on the Shop Floor in Globalizing China

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784542
eISBN:
9780804786126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784542.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Chapter Two provides ethnographic observations of how the spatial divisions in the factory expressed management’s scheme of labor control and maintained the hierarchical difference between management ... More


Korean Management in a Chinese Workshop: Economic Globalization and the Changing Factory Regime

Jaesok Kim

in Chinese Labor in a Korean Factory: Class, Ethnicity, and Productivity on the Shop Floor in Globalizing China

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784542
eISBN:
9780804786126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784542.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Chapter Five analyzes the changing factory regime at Nawon, caused primarily by the incessant demand of the global garment industry to cut production costs. The interethnic circumstances of China and ... More


Italian American Radicalism: Old World Roots, New World Developments

Marcella Bencivenni

in Italian Immigrant Radical Culture: The Idealism of the Sovversivi in the United States, 1890-1940

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791035
eISBN:
9780814723180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791035.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter offers a general overview of the Italian radical movement in the United States. It begins by mapping the social and political scene in Italy after the struggle for unification in 1861, ... More


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