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Family Reunion and Community Law

Steve Peers

in Europe's Area of Freedom, Security, and Justice

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199274659
eISBN:
9780191699771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274659.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The EC law on family reunion is said to have committed various offences ranging from racism and sexism to the marginalization of the poor and the abuse of certain human rights. Although EC family ... More


Refugee Rights

Magdalena Forowicz

in The Reception of International Law in the European Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199592678
eISBN:
9780191595646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592678.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The Convention on the Status of Refugees and the Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees enjoy a wide approval among the ECHR Contracting States. This chapter provides an overview of the ... More


Christian Consolations and Heavenly Reunions

Pat Jalland

in Death in the Victorian Family

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201885
eISBN:
9780191675058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201885.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Death and grief are traumatic for believer and unbelievers of the doctrines of Christianity, but unlike non-believers, Christians are aided by their trust that their faith can offer consolation, ... More


Legal Migration

Steve Peers

in EU Justice and Home Affairs Law: Volume I: EU Immigration and Asylum Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198776833
eISBN:
9780191834820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198776833.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Migration presents fundamental issues for the economic, social, and cultural development of Europe. Migrants have made large contributions of every kind to EU Member States throughout history, and ... More


No Parting Word

Cynthia Grant Tucker

in No Silent Witness: The Eliot Parsonage Women and Their Unitarian World

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195390209
eISBN:
9780199866670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390209.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Pulling the narrative strands together, this chapter describes first the Eliots' evolving perceptions of life after death, from a literal heaven of family reunions to an ongoing mystical life of ... More


Slavery, the Civil War, and Heaven

Gary Scott Smith

in Heaven in the American Imagination

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199738953
eISBN:
9780199897346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738953.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

American slaves, more than any other group, saw heaven through the prism of their earthly circumstances. As victims of oppression, dehumanization, and brutality, slaves rejected the portrait of ... More


Looking for Home: The Elusive Right to Family Life

Jacqueline Bhabha

in Child Migration and Human Rights in a Global Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169101
eISBN:
9781400850167
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169101.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines how legal and social structure affects the exercise of family life, noting that the right to family life is a crucial bedrock of a just migration policy. It first provides an ... More


Family Reunion and Division

Paul A. Shackel

in New Philadelphia: An Archaeology of Race in the Heartland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520266292
eISBN:
9780520947832
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520266292.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

Many members of the McWorter family planned that part of their family reunion would be held at New Philadelphia, with the cooperation of the New Philadelphia Association (NPA) and the archaeology ... More


Europe's Area of Freedom, Security, and Justice

Neil Walker (ed.)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199274659
eISBN:
9780191699771
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274659.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This volume explores the main areas of legal development under the so-called ‘Area of Freedom, Security, and Justice’ (AFSJ), which was introduced into European law under the Treaty of Amsterdam of ... More


The Li of Chinese American Familism: Ritualizing Family, Food, and Fun

Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim

in Family Sacrifices: The Worldviews and Ethics of Chinese Americans

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190875923
eISBN:
9780190875954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190875923.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 6 identifies how Chinese Americans maintain the value of family through rituals, including rites of passage, ethnic routines, and table traditions. Rites of passage such as the wedding tea ... More


Not a Problem People: Rejecting Family Crisis in the 1970s and 1980s

Ted Ownby

in Hurtin' Words: Debating Family Problems in the Twentieth-Century South

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469647005
eISBN:
9781469647029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469647005.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter studies several movements in the late 1970s and 1980s that rejected the idea that southern families were facing unique crises. Alex Haley’s popular Roots, several African American ... More


‘A Fusion, in Sympathy or Antipathy’: Four Quartets and the Late Plays

Steven Matthews

in T.S. Eliot and Early Modern Literature

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199574773
eISBN:
9780191760037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574773.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Poetry

The final chapter discusses several of the practical aspects of Eliot's saturation in the imagery and stagecraft of Early Modern drama, in connection with his last four plays and in the theatrical ... More


Protection and ‘The Best Interests of the Child’—The Convention on the Rights of the Child

JANE McADAM

in Complementary Protection in International Refugee Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199203062
eISBN:
9780191724169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203062.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The near-universal ratification1 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) underscores its authority as a set of international norms setting down the minimum rights which States owe to ... More


I Do Not Like Chinese Ways, Nor Chinamen Any More (1898)

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/9789888139897.003.0028
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In 1898, Wong decided to set sail for Asia and he first disembarked in Hong Kong. His business partners owed him money, and he wished to collect as much as possible from the Hong Kong branch of the ... More


Conclusion

Rebecca Tuuri

in Strategic Sisterhood: The National Council of Negro Women in the Black Freedom Struggle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469638904
eISBN:
9781469638928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469638904.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

This conclusion offers a brief overview of the National Council of Negro women (NCNW) from 1980 to the present, looking especially at its changes during the Regan era. After Ronald Regan's election, ... More


Reunion

Lisa Yarger

in Lovie: The Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469630052
eISBN:
9781469630076
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630052.003.0013
Subject:
History, Family History

Lovie and the narrator travel together to Nash County for Lovie’s annual family reunion and pig-pickin’. Lovie recounts stories of her Civil War-era ancestors, including a preacher who practiced his ... More


Introduction

Jacqueline Bhabha

in Child Migration and Human Rights in a Global Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691169101
eISBN:
9781400850167
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169101.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines the complexity of child migration, focusing on three nonmutually exclusive migration groups that pose dilemmas for child migrants, their families, and their advocates, as well as ... More


Refugees, Displacement, and the Impossible Return

Loring M. Danforth and Riki Van Boeschoten

in Children of the Greek Civil War: Refugees and the Politics of Memory

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226135984
eISBN:
9780226136004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226136004.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter analyzes the experiences of the refugee children from the Greek Civil War in light of recent anthropological work on refugees, displacement, and the meaning of home, and presents ... More


Flexible and Accommodating: Successful Recruitment and Retention of Filipinos

JoAnna Poblete

in Islanders in the Empire: Filipino and Puerto Rican Laborers in Hawai'i

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038297
eISBN:
9780252096471
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038297.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the labor recruitment and retention strategies developed by the Hawaiian Sugar Planters Association (HSPA) specifically for Filipino U.S. colonials. Learning from the mistakes ... More


Analysing European Case-Law on Migration: Options for Critical Lawyers

Thomas Spijkerboer

in EU Migration Law: Legal Complexities and Political Rationales

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198708537
eISBN:
9780191779497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198708537.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter addresses three ways in which lawyers can try to criticize the case law of European courts. The first is to re-analyse case law so as to expose its internal inconsistencies, which opens ... More


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