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Leadership and Diversity

Richard L. Wood and Brad R. Fulton

in A Shared Future: Faith-Based Organizing for Racial Equity and Ethical Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226305974
eISBN:
9780226306162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226306162.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter draws on data from the National Study of Community Organizing Coalitions to analyze the individual-level diversity among two sets of key leaders within faith-based community organizing: ... More


Conclusions: (re)theorising transgender

Sally Hines

in transForming gender: Transgender practices of identity, intimacy and care

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349163
eISBN:
9781447304074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349163.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter consolidates points of discussion from the previous chapters and relates back to the theoretical premise mapped out in the first chapter. It suggests that a theoretical model which fuses ... More


The One Woman Director Mandate: History and Trajectory

Afra Afsharipour

in Corporate Governance in India: Change and Continuity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199469321
eISBN:
9780199087532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199469321.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

In 2013, India passed the historic legislation mandating that boards of publicly listed and certain other large companies must include one woman director. The mandate, which came into effect on 1 ... More


Positive regard for difference without identity

Lucy Nicholas

in The politics of identity: Place, space and discourse

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526110244
eISBN:
9781526136022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110244.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The contact hypothesis has been the go-to social psychology concept for promoting better relations between unequal social groups since its inception in the context of ‘racial’ de-segregation in the ... More


Gender identities and feminism

Sally Hines

in transForming gender: Transgender practices of identity, intimacy and care

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349163
eISBN:
9781447304074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349163.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter considers narratives of (trans)gender identity. It also proposes that findings from this research trouble feminist critiques of transgender practices. The chapter argues for a ... More


The Party-Appointment Process: Addressing Barriers to Equal Opportunities for Women in the Appointment of Ad Hoc Adjudicators

Catherine Drummond

in Identity and Diversity on the International Bench: Who is the Judge?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198870753
eISBN:
9780191913365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870753.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Efforts to improve the representation of women in international dispute settlement continue to face significant challenges. While there is an increasing acknowledgement that the lack of gender ... More


Analysing care, intimacy and citizenship

Sally Hines

in transForming gender: Transgender practices of identity, intimacy and care

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349163
eISBN:
9781447304074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349163.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter relates gender diversity to existing work on the practices and meanings of care, intimacy, and citizenship. It starts by exploring how early feminist work on care challenged the idea ... More


Additional Opinions and Judicial Diversity at the International Court of Justice: A Research Methodology

Hemi Mistry

in Identity and Diversity on the International Bench: Who is the Judge?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198870753
eISBN:
9780191913365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870753.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Additional opinions—that is, dissenting opinions, separate opinions, and declarations—are, by definition, the primary institutional mechanism through which judges can express their individual views ... More


Strength through Diversity: Sukkot

Linda Holtzman

in Torah Queeries: Weekly Commentaries on the Hebrew Bible

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814720127
eISBN:
9780814785249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814720127.003.0057
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter describes the celebration of Sukkot. The event is a festivity for the harvest that hark back Jews to the tenuous nature of mortality, the ancient Israelites' long journey through the ... More


Hacking into the Science Museum: young trans people disrupt the power balance of gender ‘norms’ in the museum’s ‘Who Am I?’ gallery

Kayte McSweeney and Jay Stewart

in The Impact of Co-Production: From Community Engagement To Social Justice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447330288
eISBN:
9781447330332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330288.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter reflects on the partnership between Gendered Intelligence and the Science Museum and highlights the importance of gender diversity in collaborative projects. It discusses how co-produced ... More


Women in Philosophy: Why Should We Care?

Marilyn Friedman

in Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199325603
eISBN:
9780199369317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325603.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This paper explores whether philosophy or women would benefit if women participated in philosophy in equal numbers to men. After reviewing the problem of women’s underrepresentation in professional ... More


Conclusions

Hope Munro

in What She Go Do: Women in Afro-Trinidadian Music

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781496807533
eISBN:
9781496807571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496807533.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This conclusion summarizes the book's main findings, especially the important role that women have played in the maintenance, transmission, and innovation of musical practices in Trinidad and Tobago. ... More


Faculty Governance at the University of Southern California

Laura Pulido

in The Imperial University: Academic Repression and Scholarly Dissent

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680894
eISBN:
9781452948799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680894.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter examines the importance of faculty governance and the price it exacts—either by ignoring it or by fighting for it. It focuses on the struggle over the University of South Carolina’s ... More


African Women’s Paths to the International Bench: How to Overcome the Hurdles

Rebecca Emiene Badejogbin

in Identity and Diversity on the International Bench: Who is the Judge?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198870753
eISBN:
9780191913365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870753.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The lack of female judicial appointments in the history of international courts has led to the introduction of obligations and targets for nominating/appointing authorities to select and elect women ... More


Generating Incentives to Appoint Women to the International Bench: Experiences with State practice

Rolf Einar Fife

in Identity and Diversity on the International Bench: Who is the Judge?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198870753
eISBN:
9780191913365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870753.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Against the background of the diversity of international judicial institutions and of the criteria for the selection of judges, this chapter sketches recurrent common considerations in the practice ... More


The Policing Environment: Politics, society, and economics, and their implications for policing

Timothy Brain

in A Future for Policing in England and Wales

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199684458
eISBN:
9780191807497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199684458.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses the different environments that the new police landscape will operate in. It identifies the principal trends and developments in the environment and considers their general ... More


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