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Philippine Prison Marriages

The Politics of Kinship and Women's Composite Agency

Sif Lehman Jensen

Maharlika. Sara, who had been working in Saudi Arabia for 11 years before settling in Maharlika, explained that despite the various kinds of abuse the women experienced as overseas workers, such employment is preferable, as the income allowed them to provide

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Human rights-based service delivery

Assessing the role of national human rights institutions in democracy and development in Ghana and Uganda

Richard Iroanya, Patrick Dzimiri, and Edith Phaswana

employment under conditions safeguarding fundamental political and economic freedoms to the individual. ECOSOC and the UN Commission on Human Rights continued to mobilize support for the establishment of NHRIs by preparing series of reports on the

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Erin R. Eldridge

taken many forms over the past century in efforts to legitimize an industry wrought with disasters, falling employment levels, human suffering, violence, and widespread environmental destruction ( Eldridge 2015 ). It is only within the past decade

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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

president of corporate social responsibility for Nevsun, called Nevsun “a force for good in Eritrea" having financially enriched the country and provided meaningful employment for Eritreans (quoted in Martell and Blair 2016 ). While diversification of

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The Draconian Governance of Illegalized Migrants in Western States

Barak Kalir

Country Wages, Employment and Growth .” Journal of Economic Perspectives 9 ( 2 ): 23 – 44 . 10.1257/jep.9.2.23 Galvin , Treasa M. 2015 . “ ‘We Deport Them but They Keep Coming Back’: The Normalcy of Deportation in the Daily Life of

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Military Violence in Its Own Right

The Microsocial Foundations of Physical Military Violence in Noncombat Situations

Nir Gazit and Eyal Ben-Ari

Press . Hockey , John . 2009 . “ Switch On: Sensory Work in the Infantry .” Work Employment and Society 23 ( 3 ): 477 – 493 . 10.1177/0950017009337065 Holmes , Richard . 1985 . Acts of War: The Behavior of Man in Battle . New York : The Free

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The Good, the Bad, and the Awkward

The Making of War Veterans in Postindependence Mozambique

Nikkie Wiegink

2002 ; Schafer 2007: 123 ). But when ONUMOZ payments of demobilized soldiers ceased in 1996 and employment generation programs were concluded in mid-1997, the Frelimo government became in charge of setting the agenda for demobilized soldiers and took a

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Seeking Recognition, Becoming Citizens

Achievements and Grievances among Former Combatants from Three Wars

Johanna Söderström

extended the compensations to former SWAPO veterans and provided employment with government agencies, especially following organized protests by these veterans. The narrative and legitimacy of SWAPO has been built up around the centrality of their veterans

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Pac'Stão versus the City of Police

Contentious Activism Facing Megaprojects, Authoritarianism, and Violence

Einar Braathen

booming parts of the city. Civil construction, domestic work, and street vending were the typical breadwinning activities. As a result of this type of employment, people in Manguinhos became less interconnected. Nevertheless, in Rio's postindustrial

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To Be or Not to Be a Hero

Recognition and Citizenship among Disabled Veterans of the Sri Lankan Army

Matti Weisdorf and Birgitte Refslund Sørensen

, and conspicuously named, War Hero Initiative (Ranaviru Seva Authority) established in Parliamentary Act No. 54 in 1999 ( De Mel 2007 , 2016 ; Perera 2015 ). 3 Accordingly, for the youths of impoverished Sinhalese, rural families with few employment