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MMT and Investment Dispute Settlement

Alan Rugman, John Kirton, and Julie Soloway

in Environmental Regulations and Corporate Strategy: A NAFTA Perspective

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198295884
eISBN:
9780191685156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198295884.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, International Business

The new conditions associated with complex institutional responsiveness, specifically the new network established for NAFTA institutions, provide firms with a wide variety of specific incentives for ... More


Human Smuggling and Refugee Protection

Alison Mountz

in Seeking Asylum: Human Smuggling and Bureaucracy at the Border

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665372
eISBN:
9781452946405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665372.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the daily encounters of the state with undocumented migrants. By tracing these encounters between the Canadian government and migrants smuggled from China, the chapter ... More


Creating New Spaces of Politics: Nanay: A Testimonial Play

Geraldine Pratt

in Families Apart: Migrant Mothers and the Conflicts of Labor and Love

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816669981
eISBN:
9781452946726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816669981.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter describes the formation and development of Nanay: A Testimonial Play, an attempt by the author of this book and the Philippine Women Centre of British Columbia to bring their research on ... More


Fifty Cents a Pound (1887)

Scott D. Seligman

in The First Chinese American: The Remarkable Life of Wong Chin Foo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139897
eISBN:
9789888180745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139897.003.0015
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Denis Kearney intended to persuade the Canadian government to put a halt to Chinese immigration, and his opinions set him on a collision course with Wong. After the railroad was finished in 1885, ... More


Social Investment in a Federal Welfare State: The Quebec Experience

Alain Noël

in The Uses of Social Investment

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198790488
eISBN:
9780191831744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790488.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Following the 1995 referendum on sovereignty, Quebec’s main political and social actors agreed on a new social pact that combined efforts to eliminate the deficit with ambitious social investment ... More


Listening to Mothers’ Stories

Geraldine Pratt

in Families Apart: Migrant Mothers and the Conflicts of Labor and Love

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816669981
eISBN:
9781452946726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816669981.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter presents media representations of the mourning of Filipino mothers that produce stereotypes in explaining the pain associated with the Live-In Caregiver Program (LCP). It presents the ... More


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