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Reactive to domestic constraints: dynamic operations of a China-backed copper mine in Myanmar, 2011-2021.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Eurasian Geography & Economics. Oct2022, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p653-677. 25p.

Abstract: Investigating a Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) project in Myanmar, this paper contests the proposition that China's state-coordinated investments are, by nature, more accommodating to local people's demands than Western investments. Tension between Mya...

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Questioning the moderation dichotomy: understanding Hamas's evolving moderation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Democratization. Dec2022, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p1416-1435. 20p.

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Abstract: In the moderation literature opposition movements are driven to alter their political behaviour via either inclusive or exclusive political forces. Despite each analytical pathway producing cogent analyses, the lack of any consensus complicates our abi...

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Northern Ireland, the BBC, and Censorship in Thatcher's Britain. By Robert Savage.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Twentieth Century British History. Dec2022, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p626-629. 4p.

Abstract: Most notably, Jean Seaton has explored the motivations behind, and the immediate impact of the broadcasting ban, demonstrating how the BBC resisted the imposition of direct censorship in 1988 (Seaton, 2012). Savage recognizes that the BBC was not a sin...

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Editorial: On Critical and Convivial Assembly.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Theatre Research International. Oct2022, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p217-221. 5p.

Abstract: Dirk Gindt further sees the stage as a powerful decolonizing forum as he writes on the Sámi cultural activism of the oldest professional indigenous theatre troupe in Sweden - Giron Sámi Teáhter. After two years of the pandemic, our academic community f...

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THE DEATH OF LIBERAL SOUTH AFRICA.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. Oct2021, Vol. 71 Issue 10, p90-93. 4p.

Abstract: The article examines the reason behind the demise of the Liberal Party (LP) in South Africa in the 1960s. Topics discussed include the connection between the history of the African Resistance Movement (ARM) and the formation of the LP in 1953 to use pa...

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Failing, writing, litigating: daily practices of resistance in Belgian welfare bureaucracies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Law in Context. Sep2022, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p317-332. 16p.

Abstract: This paper builds on ethnographic fieldwork in Belgian welfare administrations to identify daily practices of resistance among Belgian 'welfare bureaucrats' who interrogate the new welfare and immigration law reforms that further restrict migrants' acc...

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BATTLE FOR DEMOCRACY: US-based Myanmar expert speaks of hope for resistance war.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Mizzima Business Weekly. 4/21/2022, Vol. 11 Issue 17, p11-19. 9p.

Abstract: An interview with Miemie Wynn Byrd, a Myanmar-born expert on the U.S.-Myanmar affairs, is presented. She reflects on her upbringing in the socialist setup of Myanmar. She says that she entertains herself by singing, dancing and playing. She also reflec...

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State Disengagement: Evidence from French West Africa.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Studies Quarterly. Mar2022, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p1-14. 14p. 5 Charts, 2 Graphs, 1 Map.

Abstract: How do states respond to political resistance? The standard repression or concession logic presumes that the state is strong enough to punish or co-opt dissent effectively. Instead, we argue that the state may disengage when it is weak. We show that co...

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Workers and Change in China: Resistance, Repression, Responsiveness.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): China Journal. Jul2022, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p177-179. 3p.

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Abstract: He masterfully argues for the prominence of grassroots worker resistance in affecting government policies and supports it with rich data sources. Elfstrom does briefly mention feedback effects of models of government control on the patterns of worker r...

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Effect of processing on the stability and electrical properties of pressureless sintered graphene oxide–alumina composites.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ceramics International. Jun2022, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p15839-15847. 9p.

Abstract: This paper explores the processing of an alumina matrix composite with a percolating network of graphene oxide (GPO), which exhibits a moderate electric resistivity and a near zero temperature coefficient of resistance. Different formulations of GPO–al...

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