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Don Nonini

between capital and labor persisted through the 1960s. What made labor peace possible given the strength of the trade unions was the clear understanding by all sides that social housing based on low rents that the working class could afford, subsidized by

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Responsible Doubt and Embodied Conviction

The Infrastructure of British Equestrian Horse/Human ‘Partnership’

Rosie Jones McVey

. This phrasing depicts the horse–human relationship as a fairly good-natured, adversarial challenge, in which the natural wilfulness of the horse can be overcome by physical strength, courage, emotional resilience and grit. A more modern framing, given

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The emergence of the global debt society

Governmentality and profit extraction through fabricated abundance and imposed scarcity in Peru and Spain

Ismael Vaccaro, Eric Hirsch, and Irene Sabaté

mortgage indebtedness were collected, the prospect of being forced to stop repaying a mortgage emerged as a milestone in debtors’ narratives. The moral strength of the obligation to repay debts and the suspicion that surrounds default accounts for the fear

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Alison K. Smith

order to feed them), it ordered that fugitive Russians discovered in Poland be transported to Siberia, and either entered into the militia or set to farming. 81 This agricultural vision continued to gain strength. In 1770 Catherine approved a Senate

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Soft skills, hard rocks

Making diamonds ethical in Canada’s Northwest Territories

Lindsay A. Bell

2013 , 2015 ; Sonntag 2005 ). References Amadena Investments . 2017 . Foxfire diamond . https://foxfirediamond.com (accessed 2 May 2017 ). Abele , Frances . 1989 . Gathering strength . Calgary : Arctic Institute of North America . Adelson

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George Johnston’s Tibetan Interlude

Myth and Reality in Shangri-La

Paul Genoni and Tanya Dalziell

. The book’s focus, as described in the preface, is on the coming rise of Asia as a locus of global economic and geopolitical strength. Johnston’s thesis is that at a time when the West remains distracted by rebuilding Europe amid the turmoil of the Cold

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Capacity Building as Instrument and Empowerment

Training Health Workers for Community-Based Roles in Ghana

Harriet Boulding

focus on redefining the role of CHOs is viewed as one of the greatest strengths of the programme at a national and international level, and much emphasis is put on the need to build the capacity of nurses such that they develop the skills required to

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Making the State Blush

Humanizing Relations in an Australian NGO Campaign for People Seeking Asylum

Tess Altman

reinforced and reproduced a hostile state entity through antagonistic affective relations and boundary work, in addition to their language, tone, and strength of feeling. They spoke of “Australia's national shame” and “missing heart” and expressed guilt at

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Infrastructures of progress and dispossession

Collective responses to shrinking water access among farmers in Arequipa, Peru

Astrid Oberborbeck Andersen

functionaries, ran these institutions. In the following years, the first major irrigation projects began to be built on the coast. Ideas of modernization and development through large-scale agriculture and export were gaining strength. In 1933, water was

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Tricking Time, Overthrowing a Regime

Reining in the Future in the Yemeni Youth Revolution

Ross Porter

too deep and with too much strength for its steady flow to be impeded by the superficiality of events. If we concur with Bergson that time is not always experienced in the same way as it is measured, then, contrary to Braudel, we should actively let