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Singing with Dignity

Adding Social Quality to Organization Studies on Aging

Prabhir Vishnu Poruthiyil

group performances, were led by accomplished teachers from outside the country, mostly from England, and conducted in English. I have taken part or was in the audience in more than 24 such performances, of which the last four were after taking the

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Gender Parity and Equality in the Sultanate of Oman

A Case in Education for the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries

Faryal Khan and Maricel Fernandez-Carag

achieving EFA Goal 5 on gender parity and describe strategies and policies across GCC member states to enable improved student performance for females and males; and to identify major challenges and propose strategic recommendations to address gender parity

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Public Evaluation of Society in China

The Social Quality Approach

Ren Liying and Zou Yuchin

social tolerance level; evaluation of social justice level Social empowerment Educational level; internet use; social and political participation experiences political efficacy Evaluation of governmental performance First, the

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An Exogenous Path of Development

Explaining the Rise of Corporate Social Responsibility in China

Ka Lin, Dan Banik, and Longfei Yi

notion as a “profit-maximizing corporate strategy” that can be viewed as socially responsible. For this reason, some studies have revealed a significant relationship between CSR performance and corporate financial performance, although the reasons behind

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Humanosphere Potentiality Index

Appraising Existing Indicators from a Long-term Perspective

Takahiro Sato, Mario Ivan López, Taizo Wada, Shiro Sato, Makoto Nishi, and Kazuo Watanabe

to measure human development, there has also been intensive work on developing environmental indicators, such as the Ecological Footprint (EF) ( Wackenagel and Rees 1996 ), the Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ( Esty et al. 2006 ), and the

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Ananta Kumar Giri

possibilities. This can draw inspiration from scholars such as Judith Butler (2015) , who urges us to look at gender as performance and to perform gender. Performing gender is an aspect of creative realization of gender relations and not just an act of

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Searching for a New Way of Thinking about Society

A Noospheric Social Quality Orientation for Development toward Sustainability

Vyacheslav Nikolayevitch Bobkov and Nikolay Vyacheslavovich Bobkov

Press . Bobkov , V. N. , and P. S. Mstislavskiy . 1996 . “ Kachestvo zhizni: Sushchnost i pokazateli [Quality of life: Nature and performance] .” Chelovek i trud [Person and work]: 48 – 52 . Giri , A. 2011 . “ Rethinking the Human and the

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Four Dimensions of Societal Transformation

An Introduction to the Problematique of Ukraine

Zuzana Novakova

Zwijnenburg (2017) aptly frames it, the region is slowly turning into a “ticking toxic time bomb.” Yet, somehow, Ukraine’s overall position in the Environmental Performance Index, which ranks countries’ performance on high-priority environmental issues

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A Dignified Meal

Negotiated Spaces in India’s School Meal Program

Sony Pellissery, Sattwick Dey Biswas, and Biju Abraham

.003.0011 Pellissery , S. , and L. Mathew . 2014b . “ Persistence of Shaming in a Hierarchical Society .” In Chase and Bantabya Kyomuhendo 2014 : 231 – 250 . 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686728.003.0018 PEO (Performance Evaluation Organisation) . 2010

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Ian Mahoney and Tony Kearon

:// . Hacking , S. 2015 . “ Social Quality in Britain: A Welfare State .” In Lin and Herrmann 2015 : 110 – 130 . Herrmann , P. 2015 . “ Economic Performance, Social Progress and Social Quality .” In Lin and Herrmann 2015 : 78 – 92 . Herrmann , P