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Current History (2019) 118 (805): 50–55.
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...
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Current History (2018) 117 (799): 181–186.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Gina Ziervogel Adaptation is only going to get more challenging as changes in the climate intensify, combining with the effects of rapid urbanization and the persistently high levels of poverty and inequality in Africa. © 2018 Current History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents...
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Current History (2018) 117 (798): 154–157.
Published: 01 April 2018
... History. All rights reserved. 2018 The Regents of the University of California Joshua Lustig book review The New Pakistani Middle Class Ammara Maqsood Pakistan Lahore middle class Islam Muslim lifestyle secular business headscarf education urban cities Ammara Maqsood...
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Current History (2017) 116 (794): 363–365.
Published: 01 December 2017
... . Stanford University Press , 2017 . © 2017 Current History. All rights reserved. 2017 The Regents of the University of California Marwan Kraidy book review Asef Bayat Revolution without Revolutionaries Arab Spring neoliberalism Tunisia Egypt uprisings civil society urban cities...
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Current History (2016) 115 (781): 196–198.
Published: 01 May 2016
... a century. Control over youth was equated with political stability and economic development. Colonial administrators concerns focused on young peo- ple, almost always male, who escaped the control of rural social structures designed to put them to work on farms. Rebellious youth moved to urban areas...
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Current History (2015) 114 (775): 291–297.
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 (2015) 114 (769): 68–72.
Published: 01 February 2015
... the world. © 2015 Current History. All rights reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University of California James Siekmeier nationalism globalization interconnectedness social socio-economic cultural nationalist nonelite experience indigenous urban middle working elites “betters...
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Current History (2014) 113 (762): 144–149.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Indrani Bagchi women education educated city urban target society transition gender conflict advancement tarun tajpal Nirbhaya rape sexual assault India culture opportunities vote administrative service percentage investigation change patriarchy family equal girls knowledge...
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Current History (2014) 113 (762): 163–164.
Published: 01 April 2014
... thiranagama sri lanka war slaughter militarization civilian normalization STF LTTE torture JVP Matle Tamil tigers violence brutality 1971 reform graves mass Lessons Learnt Reconciliation commission Jaffna navi Pillay UN urban development debt P erspective Sri Lanka s...
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Current History (2013) 112 (754): 181–187.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of the 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...
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Current History (2012) 111 (746): 229–234.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., the result of China s rural revolution was a system of de facto socialist serfdom for the peasantry, who constituted over 80 percent of the population. In the urban economy, socialist transformation meant that all private ownership of businesses and other productive assets disappeared after 1956, and all...
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Current History (2004) 103 (674): 256–261.
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 (2000) 99 (640): 361–366.
Published: 01 November 2000
... of land to agricultural or urban uses mean that existing practices do more harm to humans than good, especially when future generations are considered. Still, many observers find anthropocentric environmental ethics unsatis- factory because it appears not to recognize other creatures inherent right...