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Main Aspects of Care Seeking: A Study in Greater Cairo

Thomas Boggatz

in Growing Old in Egypt: The Supply and Demand of Care for Older Persons

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789774164552
eISBN:
9781617970412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774164552.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter describes a quantitative study which was conducted among older Egyptians in Greater Cairo. It first describes the design, the sample, the measurement tools, and the procedures of data ... More


Josephine Miles, English 1A (1940–55)

Rachel Sagner Buurma and Laura Heffernan

in The Teaching Archive: A New History for Literary Study

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226735948
eISBN:
9780226736273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226736273.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter 6 turns to Josephine Miles’s notes from five decades of teaching at the University of California, Berkeley. Miles was an early practitioner of quantitative approaches to literary study, ... More


Method

Margret Fine-Davis

in Changing Gender Roles and Attitudes to Family Formation in Ireland

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719096969
eISBN:
9781526115362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096969.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter outlines the methodology of the various aspects of the study. It describes the stratified sample employed in the qualitative study of 48 men and women of childbearing age as well as the ... More


Empirical Research on Honor Killing

Robert Paul Churchill

in Women in the Crossfire: Understanding and Ending Honor Killing

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190468569
eISBN:
9780190468590
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190468569.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

This chapter analyzes relevant quantitative and qualitative research on honor killings. It includes an original empirical study—the Churchill-Holmes study—of 200 incidents from 28 countries and ... More


Abolition in the United States by 2050: On Political Capital and Ordinary Acts of Resistance

Bernard E. Harcourt

in The Road to Abolition?: The Future of Capital Punishment in the United States

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762172
eISBN:
9780814762547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762172.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter predicts that capital punishment in the United States will be abolished by 2050. While support for the death penalty will not wane in the face of financial cost-benefit analysis or the ... More


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