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Order and Justice in International Relations

Rosemary Foot, John Gaddis, and Andrew Hurrell (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199251209
eISBN:
9780191599293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251207.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The relationship between international order and justice has long been central to the study and practice of international relations. This book sets current interest in that relationship within a ... More


Nature, Formation, and Resources

Md Mizanur Rahman and Rakesh Ranjan

in Indian Migrant Organizations: Engagement in Education and Healthcare

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121341
eISBN:
9780190990244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121341.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The chapter provides an overview of local as well as transnational migrant organizations, exploring how they differ in terms of their nature, formation, and resource mobilization. The first section ... More


Unequal Partners: In Search of Transnational Catholic Sisterhood

Casey Ritchie Clevenger

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226697413
eISBN:
9780226697697
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226697697.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

When we think of Catholicism, we think of Europe and the United States as the seats of its power. Although much of Catholicism remains headquartered in the West, the Church’s center of gravity has ... More


Transnational Organizations and Education Sector

Md Mizanur Rahman and Rakesh Ranjan

in Indian Migrant Organizations: Engagement in Education and Healthcare

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121341
eISBN:
9780190990244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121341.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discusses various educational projects that transnational migrant organizations run across the country. The chapter mainly describes projects and programmes such as NRI education ... More


Indian Migrant Organizations: Engagement in Education and Healthcare

Md Mizanur Rahman and Rakesh Ranjan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121341
eISBN:
9780190990244
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121341.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The Indian diaspora is increasingly engaging with the homeland by forming a range of migrant organizations—organizations constituting a growing sector of non-State actors who engage with the host ... More


Transnational Organizations and Healthcare Sector

Md Mizanur Rahman and Rakesh Ranjan

in Indian Migrant Organizations: Engagement in Education and Healthcare

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121341
eISBN:
9780190990244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121341.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter discusses how some transnational migrant organizations engage with the Indian healthcare sector and contribute to the expansion of healthcare facilities across the country. It ... More


Investment in social security: a possible United Nations model for child benefit?

Peter Townsend

in Global Child Poverty and Well-being: Measurement, Concepts, Policy and Action

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9781847424822
eISBN:
9781447307235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424822.003.0022
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The chapter discusses the pressing need for greater investment in social security schemes internationally and in particular for children. It sets out the consequences of poverty and deprivation for ... More


The Geopolitics of Desire

Shu-Mei Shih

in Visuality and Identity: Sinophone Articulations across the Pacific

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520224513
eISBN:
9780520940154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520224513.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter triangulates the question of identity in media representation among Taiwan, colonial Hong Kong, and China in the mid-1990s, and examines it through the prism of gendered transnational ... More


Civil Buddhism in a Colonial Context

Juliane Schober

in Modern Buddhist Conjunctures in Myanmar: Cultural Narratives, Colonial Legacies, and Civil Society

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833824
eISBN:
9780824871635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833824.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter focuses on the modern Buddhist communities that emerged in response to the decline of the traditional culture and linked to transnational organizations that sought to propagate Buddhist ... More


Conclusion: Circling Back and Looking Forward

Casey Ritchie Clevenger

in Unequal Partners: In Search of Transnational Catholic Sisterhood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226697413
eISBN:
9780226697697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226697697.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter considers the future of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur in the United States and Democratic Republic of Congo with attention to questions of declining membership in the Global North ... More


Controlling the Southern Maritime Approaches with an Isolationist Strategy

Simon Reich and Peter Dombrowski

in The End of Grand Strategy: US Maritime Operations in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501714627
eISBN:
9781501714641
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714627.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines the historic US policy of isolationism in the Western Hemisphere. It begins with a vignette about the U.S. Coast Guard cutter seized a submersible vessel (a rudimentary ... More


Chronotopes of a Dystopic Nation: Cultures of Dependency and Border Crossings in Late Porfirian Mexico

Claudio Lomnitz

in Globalizing American Studies

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226185064
eISBN:
9780226185088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226185088.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines the early formation of the culture of dependent nationalism, a form of historical consciousness that fosters a pragmatic and immoral realism and which justifies private benefits ... More


Poverty, Development, and the Challenges of Catholic Sisterhood in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Casey Ritchie Clevenger

in Unequal Partners: In Search of Transnational Catholic Sisterhood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226697413
eISBN:
9780226697697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226697697.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines how Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur in the Democratic Republic of Congo respond to the needs of the surrounding population amid widespread poverty, weak public infrastructure, ... More


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