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Current History. 2019; 11880550–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.805.50
Published: 01 February 2019
... Maria Hagan Joshua Wassink Mexico United States immigration deportation return migration trade employment social mobility economic policy NAFTA urban rural work job skills 50 [L]abor-market reintegration is a complex and uneven process for return migrants. Return Migration and...
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Current History. 2017; 116791203–209 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.791.203
Published: 01 September 2017
... California Kristen Looney Meg Rithmire China urbanization cities population hukou system rural migrants economic development inequality From the enclosure of land in eighteenth-century England to the rise of megacities in the contemporary developing world, turning agricultural economies...
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Current History. 2017; 116791241–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.791.241
Published: 01 September 2017
...Susanne Klien Civil society groups have helped meet social needs left unaddressed by the official response to the 2011 triple disaster. Their influence may be changing traditional patterns of rural neglect. © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of...
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Current History. 2016; 115781181–187 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.781.181
Published: 01 May 2016
... agribusiness agriculture apartheid inequality land reform restitution rural land rights African National Congress Zimbabwe 181 Since the end of apartheid, South African land reform has struggled and so far failed to overcome extreme inequalities and historical injustices . . . Stalled Land...
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Current History. 2016; 115781196–198 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.781.196
Published: 01 May 2016
... Press , 2015 © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California William Reno Africa book review Marc Sommers Outcast Majority marginalized youth development postwar rural urban Government officials and development experts have...
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Current History. 2016; 115780144–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.780.144
Published: 01 April 2016
... organizations Khudi Bacha Khan Educational Foundation Rural Support Programs Network Islam extremism madrassas development 144 [L]ocal people acting within civil society groups are responding to violent reli- gious extremism in unprecedented ways. Can Civil Society Tame Violent Extremism in...
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Current History. 2015; 114775291–297 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2015.114.775.291
Published: 01 November 2015
...Anirudh Krishna For generations, this urban bias in policy making, inherited from colonial times, has stunted the growth of human capital among the vast rural populations of [developing] countries. © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University of California...
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Current History. 2013; 112754181–187 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2013.112.754.181
Published: 01 May 2013
... University of California Luc Christiaensen Shantayanan Devarajan Africa income inequality poverty resources agriculture statistics population rural urban development 181 Direct dividend transfer programs are promising as an additional instrument to reduce inequality and increase the...
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Current History. 2012; 111746229–234 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.746.229
Published: 01 September 2012
... First in a series 230 CURRENT HISTORY September 2012 differences across teams, brigades, communes, and rural regions were larger. Moreover, income and other gaps between villagers and favored ur- banites became much wider than they had been before the revolution, when no restrictions pre- vented...
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Current History. 2004; 103674256–261 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2004.103.674.256
Published: 01 September 2004
...George J. Gilboy; Eric Heginbotham Land reforms aimed at raising rural incomes and promoting urbanization could accelerate the crisis already building in China's cities. If urban legal and social reforms fail to keep pace, China could face intensifying conflict between a burgeoning class of have...
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Current History. 2003; 10266186–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2003.102.661.86
Published: 01 February 2003
... discovering slave labor on Amazon cattle ranches. © 2003 Current History. All rights reserved. 2003 The Regents of the University of California Brazil landless movement Cardoso Lula land reform Amazon sem-terra agriculture rural Workers' Party 86 Over the last two decades, the Movement...
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Current History. 2001; 100646226–231 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2001.100.646.226
Published: 01 May 2001
... leadership is not seeking democracy, then who is? © 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California Albert Zafy autocracy constitution democracy Didier Ratsiraka elections Madagascar referendum rural Third Republic 226 President Ratsiraka...