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The Thailand and Ugandan Sexual Network Studies

Martina Morris

in Network Epidemiology: A Handbook for Survey Design and Data Collection

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199269013
eISBN:
9780191601330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199269017.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes the comparative local network data collected in two related studies of HIV-related behaviors in Uganda and Thailand in the mid-1990s. The Thai survey was based on a cluster ... More


A Comparative View: Peace and Conflict‐Resolution Organizations in Three Protracted Conflicts

Megan Meyer

in Mobilizing for Peace: Conflict Resolution in Northern Ireland, South Africa, and Israel/Palestine

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195125924
eISBN:
9780199833894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195125924.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Most peace and conflict‐resolution organizations (P/CROs) were founded between 1980 and 1990, in response to heightened conflict in their regions; charismatic leaders – usually highly educated and ... More


Network Data Collection and its Relevance for the Analysis of STDs: The NHSLS and CHSLS

Martina Morris

in Network Epidemiology: A Handbook for Survey Design and Data Collection

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199269013
eISBN:
9780191601330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199269017.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes two related local network studies of HIV-related behavior in the United States conducted in the early and late 1990s: the pioneering nationally representative survey of about ... More


Sexual Networks and HIV in Four African Populations: The Use of Standardized Behavioral Survey with Biological Markers

Martina Morris

in Network Epidemiology: A Handbook for Survey Design and Data Collection

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199269013
eISBN:
9780191601330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199269017.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes the local network data collected in four African towns in the late 1990s to ascertain the determinants of the large observed HIV prevalence differentials. The design used a ... More


The growth of rural madrasa

Felicitas Becker

in Becoming Muslim in Mainland Tanzania, 1890-2000

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264270
eISBN:
9780191734182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264270.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History

In parallel with mosques, centres of Quranic education, known locally as madrasa, sprang up in the countryside between c.1920 and 1960. They were small, poor, and often transient; their one defining ... More


Diffusion

Robert J. Bennett

in Local Business Voice: The History of Chambers of Commerce in Britain, Ireland, and Revolutionary America, 1760-2011

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199584734
eISBN:
9780191731105
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584734.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

Chambers were initially small in number and focused in the main ports. This was explained by their political weight, experience of lobbying for private Bills for infrastructure development ... More


Monks on the Move: Dai-Lue Monastic Networks

Thomas A. Borchert

in Educating Monks: Minority Buddhism on China's Southwest Border

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824866488
eISBN:
9780824875657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866488.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the networks along which the monks of Sipsongpannā travel. While it is well-known that Buddhist monks travel, the scope and directions of these trips is not well-understood. ... More


Core, Periphery, and Networks

David Bates

in The Normans and Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199674411
eISBN:
9780191752339
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674411.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

The chapter sets out the multiple definitions of core appropriate to the subject, ranging through the territorial, the dynastic, and the psychological. It looks at the full range of networks, seen ... More


A Good Match: Appraising Worth and Estimating Quality in School Choice

Agnès van Zanten

in Constructing Quality: The Classification of Goods in Markets

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677573
eISBN:
9780191757037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677573.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter analyzes school choice as a matching process. It focuses on how parents create the conditions for a successful exchange with schools. The theoretical perspective combines conceptual ... More


The Cosmopolitan Criminal

Dick Hobbs

in Lush Life: Constructing Organized Crime in the UK

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199668281
eISBN:
9780191760563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199668281.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter considers the importance of cosmopolitanism in understanding contemporary marketized criminal relations. It discusses how both global and local spaces are negotiated in conducting the ... More


Localization of function

Edmund T. Rolls

in Cerebral Cortex: Principles of Operation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198784852
eISBN:
9780191836299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198784852.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

Neocortical function is localized for the reasons described in Chapter 2, including limiting the numbers of synapses received by neurons to in the order of 20,000; minimizing the axonal connection ... More


Somewheres on the Track: Place, Art, and Music in Eastern Kentucky

Rich Kirby, John Haywood, and Ron Pen

in Appalachia in Regional Context: Place Matters

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780813175324
eISBN:
9780813175676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813175324.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The authors illustrate, as artists and musicians—with paintings reproduced in the chapter and music hosted on a website by the University Press of Kentucky—the significance of learning place over ... More


Land Information Management

Peter F. Dale and John D. McLaughlin

in Land Administration

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198233909
eISBN:
9780191916502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198233909.003.0012
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Economic Geography

A key component of land administration is the management of land and property related data. Such data may be held in manual or digital form although, increasingly, all land related records are ... More


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