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Guam: Resisting Empire at the “Tip of the Spear”.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 11/15/2021, Vol. 313 Issue 10, p24-31. 8p. 5 Color Photographs, 1 Map.

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Abstract: The military eventually decided to use Guam to relocate Marines from Okinawa, a colonized Japanese prefecture that hosts more than 30 US military sites despite being only double the size of Guam. The group has also taken to grilling other public offici...

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Domestic Impact of International Shaming: Evidence from Climate Change and Human Rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Public Opinion Quarterly. Fall2022, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p748-761. 14p. 2 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: Do international shaming efforts affect citizens' support for government policies? While it is a frequent claim in the literature that shaming works through domestic politics, we know little about how and when international criticism affects domestic p...

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Firewalls: A necessary tool to enable social rights for undocumented migrants in social work.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Social Work. Jul2022, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p678-692. 15p.

Abstract: Firewalls are clear divisions between border policing and the provision of basic social rights. They have a dual character: to ensure that no information collected with the purpose of safeguarding basic social rights should be shared for immigration co...

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Iron fists and velvet gloves: Investigating the associations between the stringency of governments' responses to COVID‐19, stress, and compliance in the early stages of the pandemic.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British Journal of Social Psychology. Jul2022, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p952-970. 19p. 4 Charts, 5 Graphs.

Abstract: To tackle the spread of COVID‐19, governments worldwide have implemented restrictive public health behavioural measures. Whether and when these measures lead to positive or negative psychological outcomes is still debated. In this study, drawing on a l...

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How Resistance Shapes Health and Well-Being.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. Jun2022, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p315-325. 11p.

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Abstract: Resistance involves a range of actions such as disobedience, insubordination, misbehaviour, agitation, advocacy, subversion, and opposition. Action that occurs both publicly, privately, and day-to-day in the delivery of care, in discourse and knowledge...

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A Rights-Based Approach to Youth Inclusion in Public Health Policy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Journal of Public Health. Aug2022, Vol. 112 Issue 8, p1120-1122. 3p.

Abstract: The authors argue that youths have a right to meaningful inclusion in public health policymaking as laid out in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, and asserts that youths' developmental strengths are valuable in structural health...

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The Brazilian cash transfer program (Bolsa Família): A tool for reducing inequalities and achieving social rights in Brazil.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Global Public Health. Jan 2022, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p26-42. 17p.

Abstract: Conditional cash transfer programs are strategies used by countries over the past two decades, and they play a key role in reducing income inequalities and expanding access to basic services such as health and education. The Brazilian Cash Transfer Pro...

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International Human Rights Law and the Concept of Good Governance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Human Rights Quarterly. Feb2022, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p1-38. 38p.

Abstract: International human rights law (IHRL) is often conceived of and taught as a system for enforcing specific, individual rights. In fact, IHRL's mandate extends far beyond individual rights to imposing broad structural constraints on states. The role of I...

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