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Sharon A. Kowalsky

feelings of liberation and sexual indulgence quickly shifted to the restoration of prewar cultural norms in personal relationships. Nowak argues that the renewed regulation of female sexuality among Polish DPs was part of a broader effort among their

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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

idea began to expand rapidly when a large number of international companies began CSR operations in Chin. The pressure to conform to global norms increased CSR awareness among Chinese leaders and policymakers ( Fang 2010 ). The adoption of two

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A Critique of Liberal Universalism

The Concept of Secular Philosophical Grounding

Jaan S. Islam

. Cosmopolitan approaches to global ethics in the modern scholarship can be divided roughly in the following divisions. To begin, there is a loosely associated group that promotes the concept of intersociative norms and legal consensus as the basis of the

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Migration, Empire, and Liminality

Sex Trade in the Borderlands of Europe

Tracie L. Wilson

in new places transgress established norms. They take on an ambiguous status, and even in their places of origin they are often seen as tainted to some degree through their previous displacement. 21 Moreover, migrants complicate and often undermine

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The Rule of Law—A Heuristic Perspective?

thought of not only as any norm that has the “form” of law, but also the “content”, i.e., as that norm which also has the value and the quality of being just. (307) But in recent circumstances, law is not always—or, less and less—a fact that is qualified

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Political Regeneration

José Bonifácio and Temporal Experiences in the Luso-American World in the Early Nineteenth Century

Maria Elisa Noronha De Sá and Marcelo Gantus Jasmin

past methods of the Jesuits. The norms were as follows: to promote justice; set up trade relations with the barbarians; promote marriage; stimulate catechization; build military prisons; organize expeditions and settlements; teach reading, writing, and

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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

attempts at executive aggrandizement have not, so far, at least in Europe, been the norm. According to a study by the V-DEM Institute, only 4 of 28 European countries have violated any of a set of 8 liberal democratic norms during the state of emergency

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Some Senses of Pan-Africanism from the South

Christopher Allsobrook

the underlying effort of white African scholarship to deny black African cultural unity, in turn, to socialise Africans to identify with European norms. The emphasis of white interpreters on multi-cultural ethnic diversity and reified tribal

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The Democracy of Everyday Life in Disaster

Holding Our Lives in Their Hands

Nancy L. Rosenblum

one another. That is, the good neighbor is not the good citizen writ small. The principal norm among neighbors is reciprocity. Reciprocity is loose and open-ended. It applies to good turns and bad, to giving and receiving recognition (“how are you

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Joan Vergés-Gifra

used. In our opinion, the value of fraternity has a tripartite structure. However, fraternity is not alone in that sense. Solidarity does as well, for example. Both ideals are jointly an active relationship, a subjective disposition and a norm. A brief