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“Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation”

“Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation” Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA “Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation” Anthropologists are constantly negotiating their social and professional status within a community in which they are working. They are sometimes labeled as insiders, at other times as outsiders. Who decides this and what is the significance of the labels and the concepts behind them? [...]

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On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher

On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition. On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher On Thursday 4th April 2013 an interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher [...]

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In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam

In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam In many European countries, few clothing practices are more politicised and more frequently object of discussion than Islamic face veiling. This is exemplified in the French blanket ban on face veiling [...]

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Solidarity and the Welfare State

Solidarity and the Welfare State Bernard Harris -- The relationship between solidarity and welfare provision has often been the subject of debate. A number of commentators, on both left and right, have accused the welfare state of undermining the voluntary solidarities which were associated with the growth of self-help and mutual-aid associations, such as trade unions and, especially, friendly societies. SOLIDARITY AND THE WELFARE STATE Bernard [...]

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After Beveridge: Current Questions in Welfare Reform

After Beveridge: Current Questions in Welfare Reform Simon Griffiths and Henry Kippin -- The Observer journalist, Andrew Rawnsley, wrote that the ‘enduring question of British politics is about our public services’ – the things we collectively pay for and provide for each other: welfare, health, education and so on. In the UK, debates about welfare reform and the public services now provide some of the main points of [...]

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Review of Social Studies (RoSS)

Review of Social Studies (RoSS) Review of Social Studies (RoSS) is an interdisciplinary journal. The principal purpose of the journal is to publish lucid and well-documented peer-reviewed articles that discuss significant social, legal and political issues in an international context Review [...]

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Raising Expectations

Raising Expectations Promoting the Visibility of Role Models within the Turkish Speaking Community in UK Raising Expectations Title:  Raising Expectations: Promoting the visibility of role models within the Turkish speaking community in Britain. Publisher: London Centre for Social Studies ISBN (Paperback): 978-0-9570887-1-9 ISBN (eBook-PDF): 978-0-9570887-0-2 Language: English [...]

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“Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation”

“Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation” Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA “Insider” and/or “outsider: Anthropologists’ constant status negotiation” Anthropologists are constantly negotiating their social and professional status within a community in which they are working. They are sometimes labeled as insiders, at other times as outsiders. Who decides this and what is the significance of the labels and the concepts behind them? [...]

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On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher

On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition. On Welfare Reform with Baroness Molly Meacher On Thursday 4th April 2013 an interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher [...]

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In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam

In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy In the Name of the Nation: the burqa ban, French values and Islam In many European countries, few clothing practices are more politicised and more frequently object of discussion than Islamic face veiling. This is exemplified in the French blanket ban on face veiling [...]

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Solidarity and the Welfare State

Solidarity and the Welfare State Bernard Harris -- The relationship between solidarity and welfare provision has often been the subject of debate. A number of commentators, on both left and right, have accused the welfare state of undermining the voluntary solidarities which were associated with the growth of self-help and mutual-aid associations, such as trade unions and, especially, friendly societies. SOLIDARITY AND THE WELFARE STATE Bernard [...]

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After Beveridge: Current Questions in Welfare Reform

After Beveridge: Current Questions in Welfare Reform Simon Griffiths and Henry Kippin -- The Observer journalist, Andrew Rawnsley, wrote that the ‘enduring question of British politics is about our public services’ – the things we collectively pay for and provide for each other: welfare, health, education and so on. In the UK, debates about welfare reform and the public services now provide some of the main points of [...]

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