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Sophie Meunier

. Of the seventy-two countries surveyed, France has emerged as the country where a student’s socio-economic and cultural background has the greatest effect on academic performance. Forty percent of children coming from the poorest backgrounds are in

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From Civilian Power to a Geo-economic Shaping Power

Stephen F. Szabo

only interested in economic performance, but also in civilizing or domesticating international relations by replacing force with international law and norms. 4 Maull, however, included a number of caveats or possible counter trends. Most important were

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Heather Wurtz and Olivia Wilkinson

Disasters 21 ( 2 ): 31 – 49 . Ferris , E . 2011 . “ Faith and Humanitarianism: It's Complicated .” Journal of Refugee Studies , Vol. 24 , No. 3 , 606 – 25 . 10.1093/jrs/fer028 Fiddian-Qasmiyeh , Elena . 2011 . “ The Pragmatics of Performance

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Mirko M. Hall

—regardless of their individual assessments—is the result of two key problems: (1) the cognitive dissonance of the band’s radical juxtaposition of music, performance, and semiotics (e.g., the recent addition of the Death’s Head, now redesigned with a faint, awry

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Luke B. Wood

macroeconomic performance of each Eurozone economy, and discuss formal and informal economic governance. The Eurogroup exercises a large degree of influence over macroeconomic governance at both the European and national levels. 41 The group meets roughly ten

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“Revenge of the East”?

The AfD's Appeal in Eastern Germany and Mainstream Parties’ Responses

Jennifer A. Yoder

Matter of Supply and Demand: The Electoral Performance of Populist Parties in Three European Countries,” Government and Opposition 48, no. 2 (2023): 175–199. 9 The AfD's 2013 manifesto cited in Nicole Berbuir, Marcel Lewandowsky and Jasmine Siri, “The

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Giving Aid Inside the Home

Humanitarian House Visits, Performative Refugeehood, and Social Control of Syrians in Jordan

Ann-Christin Wagner

, where a man’s social status is measured by his ability to entertain guests ( Abu-Lughod 1986 ; Shryock 2012 ), and splendid performances of hosting are a competitive and gendered way of cementing social hierarchies and local elites ( Meneley 1996

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Ivi Daskalaki and Nadina Leivaditi

regularly contacted the youngsters’ teachers and coaches to obtain information about their performance, assisted them during studying hours and with their homework, and communicated their progress to the education officer. Taking part in educational

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Undoing Traceable Beginnings

Citizenship and Belonging among Former Burundian Refugees in Tanzania

Patricia Daley, Ng’wanza Kamata, and Leiyo Singo

provided with accommodation. He reported feeling uneasy throughout his time at the college, which adversely affected his academic performance. Another young woman, Lily, reminded us that only seven places were allocated to refugee students each year at her

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A Timeless Measure of Who We Are?

Elena Isayev

’s performance, in the second year of the Peloponnesian War, is relevant here. It may be a comment on Athens’ reassertion of sovereignty in the face of aggression from its rival Sparta, where the ability to grant asylum becomes a statement of state power and