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Introduction

James C. Raines

in Evidence-Based Practice in School Mental Health

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195366266
eISBN:
9780199864027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366266.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Research and Evaluation

This introductory chapter addresses five major reasons for evidence-based practice and three philosophies of science that might serve to under gird it. The five reasons are ethical, legal, clinical, ... More


The Justifications for a Stronger Federal Response to Address Educational Inequalities

Jason P. Nance

in A Federal Right to Education: Fundamental Questions for Our Democracy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479893287
eISBN:
9781479872770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479893287.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

In this chapter, Jason P. Nance explores why the United States should recognize a federal right to education. Nance offers rationales for the federal government to address the current inequalities ... More


Historical Development, Principal Federal Legislation, and Current Management of Sagebrush Habitats: Implications for Conservation

Steven T. Knick

in Greater Sage-Grouse: Ecology and Conservation of a Landscape Species and Its Habitats

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520267114
eISBN:
9780520948686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267114.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Ornithology

The historical disposition and development of sagebrush (Artemisia spp.) landscapes have resulted in land ownership mosaics and differences in environmental qualities among land managers that ... More


Canada's Voluntary, Market-Based Approach to Energy Security

Alastair R. Lucas

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses that no explicit Canadian policy addresses either the physical security or supply adequacy and reliability aspects of energy security. It notes that the primary objective of ... More


Legislation: Implementing the Constitution

Max M. Edling

in Perfecting the Union: National and State Authority in the US Constitution

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197534717
eISBN:
9780197534748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197534717.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

The first federal Congresses implemented the US Constitution by turning the constitutional text into the policies and institutions of the federal government. Under the Washington administration ... More


“By Parties Unknown”: The Successes and Failures of Anti-Lynching Campaigns before World War II

Marouf A. Hasian and Nicholas S. Paliewicz

in Racial Terrorism: A Rhetorical Investigation of Lynching

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496831743
eISBN:
9781496831774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496831743.003.0004
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explains the myriad reasons why so many members of the NAACP and other anti-lynching communities failed to muster enough support to pass U.S. federal anti-lynching legislation before ... More


Federal Legislation to Promote Metropolitan Approaches to Educational and Housing Opportunity

Elizabeth Debray and Erica Frankenberg

in Integrating Schools in a Changing Society: New Policies and Legal Options for a Multiracial Generation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835128
eISBN:
9781469602585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869208_frankenberg.21
Subject:
Education, History of Education

Drawing on research about the Gautreaux Assisted Housing and Moving to Opportunity programs, this chapter considers the need for federal legislation to implement a pilot grant program in metropolitan ... More


Mediation in Switzerland: A New Approach in a Conciliation-oriented Tradition

Christoph Kumpan

Cathrin Bauer-Bulst (ed.)

in Mediation: Principles and Regulation in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199653485
eISBN:
9780191758270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653485.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Private International Law

While alternative dispute resolution has a long-standing tradition in Switzerland, mediation is a rather new phenomenon that has developed largely outside the legislative sphere. Switzerland–not ... More


“Is There Any Way to Get at the Distillers?”: The Fall and Rise of the Moonshiners, 1861–1868

Bruce E. Stewart

in Moonshiners and Prohibitionists: The Battle over Alcohol in Southern Appalachia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813130002
eISBN:
9780813135670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813130002.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

With public attention focused on the Civil War, support for the temperance movement started to wane. In fact, by 1865, only five out of the fourteen northern states that had passed statewide ... More


The Deportation State

Adam B. Cox and Cristina M. Rodríguez

in The President and Immigration Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190694364
eISBN:
9780197520680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694364.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the legal and bureaucratic transformations that gave rise to the deportation power in its contemporary form, providing a better understanding of how it operates as a significant ... More


No Man of Honor Shall Shrink from Running His Chance: Federal Conscription and Individual Obligations

J. Matthew Gallman

in Defining Duty in the Civil War: Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469620992
eISBN:
9781469623184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469620992.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter discusses the political transition the northerners had to face as the Civil War dragged on to its third year. By January, the Union army was a war for liberation, thanks to the ... More


Conclusion: Moving beyond Rights?: Teacher Professionalism and Civil Rights in the Era of No Child Left Behind

in Uncivil Rights: Teachers, Unions, and Race in the Battle for School Equity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226660714
eISBN:
9780226660738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226660738.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter outlines the recent efforts that teacher unions have made to address the quality of education in minority schools, the limits they have faced in their efforts, and the ways in which the ... More


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