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Meeting in school: Cultural diversity approaches of teachers and intergroup contact among ethnic minority and majority adolescents.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Child Development; Jan2023, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p237-253, 17p, 1 Diagram, 3 Charts

Abstract: Copyright of Child Development is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or e...

Crossing Over: Majority Party Control Affects Legislator Behavior and the Agenda.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Feb2022, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p359-366. 8p.

Abstract: Does majority party control cause changes in legislative policy making? We argue that majority party floor control affects legislator behavior and agenda control. Leveraging a natural experiment where nearly one tenth of a legislature's members died wi...

The Bicameral Roots of Congressional Deadlock: Analyzing Divided Government Through the Lens of Majority Rule.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Science Quarterly (Wiley-Blackwell). Sep2020, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p1712-1727. 16p. 2 Charts, 5 Graphs.

Abstract: Objective: It is widely argued that a primary source of legislative deadlock in America is the combination of a secular increase in polarization, combined with constitutional provisions that divide law‐making power across branches. We argue that polari...

LANGUAGE, CULTURE AND TRAGEDY: Lakota elder Francis Whitebird has a humorous nature, but his message is of loss and tragedy.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): South Dakota Magazine; Mar/Apr2022, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p80-86, 7p

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Abstract: The article focuses on, Few know the Lakota culture like Francis Whitebird. Born in 1942 on the Rosebud Reservation, he spoke only Lakota as a child. Like many of his friends, he attended a Catholic boarding school at St. Francis and then went to the F...

Getting Started with Hispanic Outreach in the Parish: Tips for engaging and benefiting from the witness of Latino Catholics.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Priest; Mar2022, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p14-18, 4p

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Abstract: The article focuses on, More and more of our parishes have Hispanic faithful. What can a parish do to embrace Latino people and their culture in the Diocese of Columbus here in Ohio for the past 13 years. Currently, I am the pastor of two parishes wher...

The limits of tolerance: before and after Brexit and the German Refugee Crisis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ethnic & Racial Studies; Dec 2021, Vol. 44 Issue 16, p170-193, 24p, 5 Charts

Abstract: Copyright of Ethnic & Racial Studies is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or e...

Adequacy of Group Decisions as a Function of the Decision-Making Process.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Academy of Management Journal. Jun72, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p175-184. 10p.

Abstract: This study investigated the relative adequacy of six modes of group decision-making: (1) Averaged Decision, (2) Leader Decision, (3) Committee Decision, (4) Majority Vote, (5) Consensus, and (6) Consensus after Majority Vote. Increases in decision adeq...

TRANSITION SHOCK AS TOOL OF INTEGRATION: APPLYING BERRY'S MODEL OF ACCULTURATION ON SINOMUSLIMS.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Central Asia (1729-9802). Summer2020, Issue 86, p71-89. 19p.

Abstract: This paper aims to apply the recent approaches of intercultural interactions between minority-majority groups upon the historical acculturative phases of Sino-Muslims. Muslims in China departed their ghettos during Yuan/Mongol reign (1279-1368A.D) and ...

POSITIVE DISCRIMINATION OF THE MINORITY IN THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA AND THE CAUSING OF DIRECT DISCRIMINATION OF MAJORITY, RESULTING WITH FORCING AND PRODUCING OF UNPROFESSIONAL AND BAD QUALITY PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Horizons Series A. Sep2014, Vol. 16, p17-27. 11p.

Abstract: Discrimination as a concept incorporates three elements: Activity (manifested as: distinction, exclusion, limitation or preference (providing greater opportunities), Causes for the specific activity (personal characteristics of a person) and Aim or eff...

„Katalikiškoji dauguma“ Lietuvoje kintančios religinės situacijos kontekste. Religinio pragmatizmo koncepcijos formulavimas.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Culture & Society: Journal of Social Research / Kultura ir Visuomene: Socialiniu Tyrimu Zurnalas. 2014, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p45-64. 20p.

Abstract: Straipsnyje keliama šiandien aktuali teorinė religijotyrijos problema, kaip konceptualizuoti daugelyje šiuolaikinių visuomenių pastebimą įsigalėjusių religijų ir visuomenės santykių ambivalentiškumą, kai, viena vertus, akivaizdus didelės dalies atotrūk...

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