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Summary and Conclusion

Mohd. Sanjeer Alam

in Religion, Community, and Education: The Case of Rural Bihar

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198076940
eISBN:
9780199080946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198076940.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

While there is no doubt that Muslims of India, as a whole, lag behind other religious communities in the sphere of education as in other aspects of life, the ways in which their educational ... More


Poverty, Inequality, and Health: An International Perspective

David Leon and Gill Walt (eds)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780192631961
eISBN:
9780191723599
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192631961.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This book raises new and critical issues about health inequalities. It provides an international perspective on this problem, with contributions from the developed and developing world. The outcome ... More


Introduction

Annalee Yassi, Tord Kjellström, Theo de Kok, and Tee L. Guidotti

in Basic Environmental Health

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195135589
eISBN:
9780199864102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195135589.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This introductory chapter presents an overview of macro-level influences on health. Topics discussed include birth, life, death, and the environment; historical perspective; basic requirements of a ... More


Referendums and Constitutional Decision‐Making

Stephen Tierney

in Constitutional Referendums: The Theory and Practice of Republican Deliberation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199592791
eISBN:
9780191741067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592791.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter is concerned with the end of the macro stage — the referendum vote itself and its aftermath. The build-up to the referendum may engage the public, citizens may be involved in helping to ... More


Names, Identity and Conflict

Yasir Suleiman

in Arabic, Self and Identity: A Study in Conflict and Displacement

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747016
eISBN:
9780199896905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747016.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The chapter deals with the link between names and three notions in the social world: Self, identity, and conflict. Dealing with three categories of names: personal names, toponyms or place names, and ... More


The Narrative’s Part-Whole Textual Interdependence

Adam Hodges

in The “War on Terror” Narrative: Discourse and Intertextuality in the Construction and Contestation of Sociopolitical Reality

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199759590
eISBN:
9780199895335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199759590.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter provides a schematic overview of the constituent elements that make up the Bush ‘War on Terror’ Narrative and shows how they fit together to form a coherent text. While data are taken ... More


Questions and Answers Following the Lectures

Alan B. Krueger

in What Makes a Terrorist: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism - 10th Anniversary Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196077
eISBN:
9781400888979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196077.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter outlines several questions as well as the author's answers following the lectures covered in the previous chapters. The topics are based on the lectures themselves, from the micro-level ... More


Epilogue

Jenny M. Luke

in Delivered by Midwives: African American Midwifery in the Twentieth-Century South

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818911
eISBN:
9781496818959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818911.003.0018
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

The epilogue brings hope of positive change as the American College of Nurse-Midwives and the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology work on common ground to solve the pressing issues of ... More


Global policies and local practice in the ethical recruitment of internationally trained health human resources

Vivien Runnels, Corinne Packer, and Ronald Labonté

in The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917907
eISBN:
9780199332878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917907.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter reports a multilevel framework for understanding the recruitment of foreign health care professionals, consisting of the global or macro-level; the national, single country or ... More


Disability and employment: global and national policy influences in New Zealand, Canada and Australia

Alan Roulstone and Colin Barnes

in Working futures?: Disabled people, policy and social inclusion

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346261
eISBN:
9781447304333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346261.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter provides a picture of the complex interplay of federal, national, and global interactions between capital, labour, the state, and policy making. It rejects a mono-casual approach based ... More


Comparative Methods in Transformation Research: Political Culture

Dirk Berg-Schlosser

in The Handbook of Political, Social, and Economic Transformation

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198829911
eISBN:
9780191868368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829911.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter discusses the obvious conflicts between political culture as a long-term historical only, slowly changing phenomenon in times of rapid regime changes. It specifies this concept more ... More


Conclusion

James M. Jasper

in The Emotions of Protest

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226561646
eISBN:
9780226561813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226561813.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

The words and concepts that people have for their emotions guide what they feel. The conclusion elaborates on this utility by linking emotions to three important topics in the study of protest and ... More


Introduction

Jenny M. Luke

in Delivered by Midwives: African American Midwifery in the Twentieth-Century South

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818911
eISBN:
9781496818959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818911.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

The bulk of the introduction is devoted to identifying the scope, themes, and objectives of the book, each section and chapter being described in brief. An assessment of current maternal and infant ... More


Working with Physicians

Jenny M. Luke

in Delivered by Midwives: African American Midwifery in the Twentieth-Century South

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818911
eISBN:
9781496818959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818911.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Drilling down to the individual level, this chapter deals with the relationship between African American lay midwives and the physicians, who were usually white, upon whom they relied for medical ... More


The 2012 study ‘Public Perceptions of Threat in Britain’

Daniel Stevens and Nick Vaughan-Williams

in Everyday Security Threats: Perceptions, Experiences, and Consequences

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096068
eISBN:
9781526120953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096068.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Two outlines the 2012 study ‘Public Perceptions of Threat in Britain’ designed in order to address the gaps in the literature identified in Chapter One, along with the approach to analysis of ... More


In Search of Respectability: Narrative Practice in a Women’s Prison in Quito, Ecuador

Jennifer Fleetwood

in Narrative Criminology: Understanding Stories of Crime

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479876778
eISBN:
9781479895731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479876778.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter examines women offenders’ narratives about being a drug mule. These narratives are a response to micro-and macro-level politics—the war on drugs, the prison regime, and gender ... More


The Great Recession and Electoral Politics, 2007–2016

Timothy Hellwig, Yesola Kweon, and Jack Vowles

in Democracy Under Siege?: Parties, Voters, and Elections After the Great Recession

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198846208
eISBN:
9780191881367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846208.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter reviews the political and economic context of the global financial crisis (GFC). We first examine the origins and immediate effects of the GFC and the ‘Great Recession’ that it spawned. ... More


Health and Equity

F. M. Kamm

in Bioethical Prescriptions: To Create, End, Choose, and Improve Lives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199971985
eISBN:
9780199346141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199971985.003.0018
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter examines principles for health resource allocation and suggests some philosophical foundations for these principles. These issues arise at both a micro level (where decisions are made ... More


First Effects of the New Silk Road Initiative on Research Collaboration: Macro-level Evidence from Europe

Robert Tijssen and Jos Winnink

in China and Europe on the New Silk Road: Connecting Universities Across Eurasia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198853022
eISBN:
9780191887420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853022.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management, Political Economy

This chapter introduces a large-scale “big data” approach to identify and study possible early effects of the New Silk Road (NSR) initiative on research cooperation patterns between China and other ... More


Introduction to The Social Psychology of Collective Victimhood: Examining Context, Power, and Diversity in Experiences of Collective Victimization

Johanna Ray Vollhardt

in The Social Psychology of Collective Victimhood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190875190
eISBN:
9780190875220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190875190.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter introduces the volume and gives a brief overview of its structure and the content of each chapter. The chapter describes the nature of social psychological research on collective ... More


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