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Centralized or Decentralized

Which Governance Systems are Having a “Good” Pandemic?

Jennifer Gaskell and Gerry Stoker

four positive qualities of multilevel governance can contribute, when combined, to give greater chances of positive practical outcomes in times of crisis. Multi-level governance benefits from both centralized and decentralized capacity, mutual learning

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Zilka Spahić Šiljak

Women in BiH: Analysis of the Results of the Star Pilot Research done in 2002 , World Learning Star Network (Sarajevo: Jež, 2002); Marija Divičić, “Organizacija antifašističkog fronta žena Sarajevo u Socijalističkoj Jugoslaviji” [Organization of the

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Raphael de Kadt

district of Durban, he was not permitted to be in the company of more than one person at a time and he could not teach or supervise the thesis work of students. He was barred from entering the premises of centres of learning and instruction. Mr. Kruger, who

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Democracy in a Global Emergency

Five Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Afsoun Afsahi, Emily Beausoleil, Rikki Dean, Selen A. Ercan, and Jean-Paul Gagnon

. The global spread of the virus has created a unique opportunity for shared learning around the world. Citizens, communities, and governments everywhere have been faced with the same urgent task of limiting the spread of COVID-19. This has led to

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Distributional Concept Analysis

A Computational Model for History of Concepts

Peter De Bolla, Ewan Jones, Paul Nulty, Gabriel Recchia, and John Regan

Resources,” (accessed 13 April 2019). 22 See David M. Blei, Andrew Y. Ng, and Michael I. Jordan, “Latent Dirichlet Allocation,” Journal of Machine Learning Research 3 (2003): 993–1022. 23 See Kevin M. Quinn, Burt L

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Marcos S. Scauso, Garrett FitzGerald, Arlene B. Tickner, Navnita Chadha Behera, Chengxin Pan, Chih-yu Shih, and Kosuke Shimizu

freedom and agency. Current marginalization and stigmatization of China parallels previous Asian learning experiences with SARS and MERS, in which Western recognition of their potential value was both delayed and partial. That the roots of the colonial

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Who Governs in Deep Crises?

The Case of Germany

Wolfgang Merkel

-systems state, society, and health: regime type (democratic vs. autocratic), state capacity (high vs. low), state leadership (smart vs. not smart), and state learning from previous epidemics (open vs. closed). These are the four “state variables.” State action

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Pathways to Empowerment

The Social Quality Approach as a Foundation for Person-Centered Interventions

Judith R. L. M. Wolf and Irene E. Jonker

homelessness. Mental, physical, or learning disabilities may underlie the problems and stressors, and limited mobility may be a factor. Situations may be overshadowed by chronic violence, such as child or elder abuse or partner maltreatment. Specific age

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“Amongst Affectionate Female Friends”

Same-Sex Intimacy in Nineteenth-Century Polish Correspondence

Natalie Cornett

propose my path to anyone—they must emerge from their own initiative. What does it mean, Wanda, that after you mentioned Seweryn 38 —you wrote Mr. Ludwik 39 —and nothing else? Is he also on his way? Or still learning? I have to at least once in my life

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Barbara Prainsack

-profit healthcare are faring better than those that do not. Amid all the talk and excitement around learning healthcare systems and resilient societies in recent years and decades, what the COVID-19 crisis has taught us so far is that the most resilient societies