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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Shiri Noy Sociologists have much to contribute to the study of global health and development. Our discipline's fundamental concerns with power and inequality uniquely position us to leverage theoretical, conceptual, substantive, and empirical insights for the understanding of engines, outcomes, and...
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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 9–30.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Joseph Harris; Alexandre White Over the past two decades, a sociology of global health has emerged. While this new subfield takes up some themes and issues that are familiar to the discipline as a whole—among them organizations, social movements, and the social construction of illness—it has also...
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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 50–70.
Published: 01 March 2019
... global health Cameroon Malawi “Adopt a mix of complementary strategies for programme acceleration”; Sustain increases by strengthening PHC; “Provide immunization at every contact point”; “Reduce drop-out rates between first and last immunization”; and “Improve immunization services...
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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 31–49.
Published: 01 March 2019
... hypocrisy approach. These findings remain stable and consistent even when controlling for World Bank lending and other relevant control variables. We conclude by discussing the implications of these findings for global health and development. © 2019 by the Regents of the University of California. All...
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Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (2): 113–139.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Shiri Noy; Patricia A. McManus Are health care systems converging in developing nations? We use the case of health care financing in Latin America between 1995 and 2009 to assess the predictions of modernization theory, competing strands of globalization theory, and accounts of persistent cross...
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Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (2): 321–346.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Shiri Noy; Patricia A. McManus Are health care systems converging in developing nations? We use the case of health care financing in Latin America between 1995 and 2009 to assess the predictions of modernization theory, competing strands of globalization theory, and accounts of persistent cross...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (1): 116–144.
Published: 01 March 2020
... substantial emphasis on welfare within development policy? We present a theoretical framework for understanding discursive changes in global policy as rebranding, fads, trends, or paradigm shifts. We then conduct a comparative, semi-structured review of official language related to social protection used by...
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Sociology of Development (2018) 4 (2): 145–168.
Published: 01 June 2018
... individual and community characteristics. Nigeria is an interesting development case study because it outperforms other lower middle-income countries in GDP per capita, yet lags behind in many indicators of well-being. Drawing on data from the Demographic and Health Surveys and the Global Administrative...
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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (1): 71–90.
Published: 01 March 2019
... reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2019 HIV/AIDS LGBT MSM global health unintended consequences development interventions REFERENCES Agence de Presse...
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Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (2): 51–68.
Published: 01 June 2015
... attention is given to public education, health care, public utilities, state subsidies, and transportation networks as laying the foundation for civil society's ability to collectively defend social protections granted in the preglobalization era in the global South. FIGURE 2. Opposition to Neoliberal...
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Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (2): 259–276.
Published: 01 June 2015
... attention is given to public education, health care, public utilities, state subsidies, and transportation networks as laying the foundation for civil society's ability to collectively defend social protections granted in the preglobalization era in the global South. FIGURE 1. Number of Years under IMF...
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Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (2): 277–320.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... Developmental idealism is a cultural model—a set of beliefs and values—that identifies the appropriate goals of development and the ends for achieving these goals. It includes beliefs about positive cause-and-effect relationships among such factors as economic growth, educational achievement, health, and...
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Sociology of Development (2015) 1 (2): 69–112.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... Developmental idealism is a cultural model—a set of beliefs and values—that identifies the appropriate goals of development and the ends for achieving these goals. It includes beliefs about positive cause-and-effect relationships among such factors as economic growth, educational achievement, health, and...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (2): 145–173.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of literature on this topic comes from a world-society perspective, which suggests that CEDAW represented a global shift toward women's rights and that ratification increased as international NGOs proliferated. However, this framing fails to consider whether diffusion varies in a stratified world...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (2): 250–274.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Historical Urban Growth  Distance to CBD (Km) 15.0 0 41.1 683 2001 Source: South African 2001 census conducted by StatsSA. The healthcare facilities 2009 data is based on information collected from the South African National Department of Health. Index components are the authors' compilation...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (1): 91–115.
Published: 01 March 2020
... country level between 1990 and 2015. From a variety of disciplines, social scientists have studied the topic of sustainability, contributing to the question of how global society can reduce its impact on the planet. In the quantitative literature on the topic, there is an abundance of research...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (1): 30–65.
Published: 01 March 2020
... data obtained from UN databases and historical accounts. The object of this analysis is to delineate a causal pathway surrounding the dynamics of water sovereignty in the age of global capitalism. I find that privatization is not likely to occur if there is a lack of crisis or there is a socialist...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2020
... ; Bebbington et al. 2008 ; Haslam and Tanimoune 2016 ; Hochstetler and Tranjan 2016 ; Martinez-Alier 2002 ) so that the insights of both sets of scholars can jointly advance understandings of local opposition to, and other forms of engagement with, extractive development in the global South. The paper...
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Sociology of Development (2020) 6 (1): 66–90.
Published: 01 March 2020
... University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 China electric vehicles institutional legitimacy systems of innovation power As a result of increasing concerns over global climate change and environmental...
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Sociology of Development (2019) 5 (4): 428–451.
Published: 01 December 2019
... . “Demographic and Health Surveys: A Profile.” International Journal of Epidemiology 41 : 1602 – 13 . Daoud, Adel . 2007 . “(Quasi)Scarcity and Global Hunger: A Sociological Critique of the Scarcity Postulate with an Effort to Synthesis.” Journal of Critical Realism 6 ( 2 ): 199 – 225 . Daoud...