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The Big Picture: The Environmental Movement's Impact on the Global Development of the Wind Energy Industry

Ion Bogdan Vasi

in Winds of Change: The Environmental Movement and the Global Development of the Wind Energy Industry

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199746927
eISBN:
9780199827169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746927.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter combines insight from the literature on industry creation and social movement outcomes to identify the main factors that shape the global development of the wind power industry. It ... More


Gender, Network Capital, Social Capital, and Political Capital: The Consequences of Personal Network Diversity for Environmentalists in British Columbia 1

D. B. Tindall and Jeffrey J. Cormier

in Social Capital: An International Research Program

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199234387
eISBN:
9780191740619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234387.003.0123
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter studies the complicated relationship between gender, political participation, and social capital. It considers the role of gender in structuring the availability and accessibility of ... More


Initial Conditions and State Political Competition

Daniel Berkowitz and Karen B. Clay

in The Evolution of a Nation: How Geography and Law Shaped the American States

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691136042
eISBN:
9781400840540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691136042.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter investigates the relationship between five initial conditions in states—temperature, precipitation, distance to oceans, distance to rivers and lakes, and colonial legal system—and ... More


Adult outcomes and integration into society

Chris Stinton and Patricia Howlin

in Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across the Lifespan: A neuroconstructivist approach

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199594818
eISBN:
9780191738166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594818.003.0036
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter provides an overview of outcomes in adult life for individuals with Williams syndrome (WS), focusing on areas such as physical and mental health, social outcomes, and cognitive and ... More


The Human, Learning, Systems approach to commissioning in complexity

Toby Lowe, Max French, and Melissa Hawkins

in Local Authorities and the Social Determinants of Health

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447356233
eISBN:
9781447356271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356233.003.0014
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter assesses what is required of commissioners in order to create positive social outcomes (such as improved wellbeing, increased employment, or reduced crime) in complex environments. It ... More


Conclusion: Situational breakdowns—surprising outcomes in protests and beyond

Anne Nassauer

in Situational Breakdowns: Understanding Protest Violence and other Surprising Outcomes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190922061
eISBN:
9780190922092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922061.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The Conclusion discusses the implications of the book’s findings. It highlights the crucial role of situational interactions, interpretations, and emotions for surprising social outcomes. A section ... More


Social choice and efficiency

David M. Kreps

in A Course in Microeconomic Theory

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691202754
eISBN:
9780691215747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691202754.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter evaluates the theory of social choice. The theory of social choice is concerned with the selection of some social outcome that affects a number of individuals, when those individuals ... More


From front-line defence to back‑foot retreat: the diminishment of local government’s role in social health outcomes

Michael Bennett

in Local Authorities and the Social Determinants of Health

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447356233
eISBN:
9781447356271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356233.003.0019
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter investigates the diminishment of local government's role in social health outcomes. The 20th century led to radical improvements in public health across England and the United Kingdom ... More


Perspectives on Bilingualism and Bilingual Education for Deaf Learners

Marc Marschark, Harry Knoors, and Gladys Tang

in Bilingualism and Bilingual Deaf Education

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199371815
eISBN:
9780190226640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199371815.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The implementation of bilingual education for deaf and hard-of-hearing (DHH) students, involving both sign language and the written/spoken vernacular, has been controversial. Its short history and ... More


Players, members, spectators and bystanders: benefits for non-participants

Bill Jordan

in Welfare and well-being: Social value in public policy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420800
eISBN:
9781447304210
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420800.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter discusses how social capital theory benefits non-participants. The first part of the chapter discusses how the by-product of social capital and interactions in groups and associations ... More


Context Shapes Human Development: Studies from Turkey

Çiğdem Kağıtçıbaşı and Zeynep Cemalcılar

in Socio-Economic Environment and Human Psychology: Social, Ecological, and Cultural Perspectives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190492908
eISBN:
9780190879853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190492908.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter aims to provide a comprehensive perspective on human behavior by studying the role of the distal environment on developmental processes. Social class, or more specifically socioeconomic ... More


Demobilization, Remobilization, and Retrenchment

Jocelyn Viterna

in Women in War: The Micro-processes of Mobilization in El Salvador

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199843633
eISBN:
9780199369591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199843633.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change, Gender and Sexuality

What happened to women guerrillas after the Peace Accords ended the civil war in El Salvador? Some capitalized on their wartime activism to break gender barriers, transform their own lives, and ... More


Enhancing Academic and Social Outcomes: Balancing Individual, Family, and School Assets and Risks for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students in General Education

Shirin D. Antia

in Educating Deaf Learners: Creating a Global Evidence Base

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190215194
eISBN:
9780190254841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215194.003.0023
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter focuses on academic and social outcomes of deaf and hard-of-hearing (DHH) students and how individual, family, school, and community assets and risks influence these outcomes. Five-year ... More


Conclusions

Donatella della Porta, Lorenzo Cini, and César Guzmán-Concha

in Contesting Higher Education: Student Movements against Neoliberal Universities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529208627
eISBN:
9781529208665
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208627.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

This concluding chapter summarizes the empirical results presented in the previous chapters from a comparative perspective by locating them within previous research on social movement outcomes. In ... More


Parenting Behavior and the Parent-Child Relationship

Kirby Deater-Deckard

in Parenting Stress

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103939
eISBN:
9780300133936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103939.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Parents with higher levels of depression and distress are more likely to be harsher in their parenting behavior. This leads to problems in children's emotional, behavioral, cognitive, and physical ... More


Conclusions and emerging themes

Glen Bramley and Nick Bailey

in Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK: Vol. 2: The Dimensions of Disadvantage

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447334224
eISBN:
9781447334309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447334224.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Poverty as measured by material deprivation through lack of economic resources remains absolutely central to understanding the causation and patterning of most aspects of social exclusion and a wide ... More


North Africa and Middle East: economic performance and social progress

Manmohan Agarwal and Badye Essid

in Did the Millennium Development Goals Work?: Meeting Future Challenges with Past Lessons

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447335702
eISBN:
9781447335740
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335702.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines the economic and social outcomes of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in North Africa and the Middle East, also known as the NAME region. It first provides an overview of ... More


Social Interaction in Early and Middle Childhood: The Role of Theory of Mind

Serena Lecce and Rory T. Devine

in The Cognitive Basis of Social Interaction Across the Lifespan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780198843290
eISBN:
9780191879135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198843290.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter examines the cognitive basis of social interaction by assessing the claim that children’s ability to understand the minds of others (or ‘Theory of Mind’ [ToM]) matters for their ... More


Co-Enrollment and the Education of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Learners: Foundations, Implementation, and Challenges

Shirin Antia, Harry Knoors, and Marc Marschark

in Co-Enrollment in Deaf Education

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190912994
eISBN:
9780190913021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912994.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter introduces the concept of co-enrollment, exploring the philosophical and pragmatic foundations of this educational option of educating deaf and hard-of-hearing (DHH) students. The intent ... More


Rights Make Might: Global Human Rights and Minority Social Movements in Japan

Kiyoteru Tsutsui

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190853105
eISBN:
9780190853143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190853105.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Rights Make Might examines why the three most salient minority groups in Japan all expanded their activism since the late 1970s against significant headwinds, and chronicles how global human rights ... More


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