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Writing and Managing Multimodal Field Notes  

Fernando Hernández-Hernández and Juana M. Sancho-Gil

Online publication date:
Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Education
Researchers from various disciplines collect and generate field notes as a strategy to describe and reflect (through texts, photos, drawings, diagrams, or recordings) the complexity they ... More

Women and the US War in Vietnam  

Jessica M. Frazier

Online publication date:
Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
American History
Women on all sides of the US war in Vietnam pushed for an end to the conflict. At a time of renewed feminist fervor, women stepped outside conventional gender roles by publicly speaking ... More

White Internal Migration to American Cities, 1940–1980  

Chad Berry

Online publication date:
Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
American History
An overview of Euro-American internal migration in the United States between 1940 and 1980 explores the overall population movement away from rural areas to cities and suburban areas. ... More

Welfare State Research and Comparative Political Economy  

Silja Häusermann

Online publication date:
Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Politics
Which risks are social and which are private? How much of their GDP do states spend on social welfare? Who exactly is entitled to which benefits? Is it still possible to finance an ... More

Volcanism on Mercury  

David A. Rothery

Online publication date:
Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Planetary Science
The history of volcanism on Mercury is almost the entire history of the formation of its crust. There are no recognized tracts of intact primary crust analogous to the Moon’s highland ... More

U.S. Military Families  

Judith Dekle

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Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Encyclopedia of Social Work
Social work with members of the U. S. military began during World War I and continues to evolve along with the military, its service members, and their families. This article provides an ... More

US Foreign Policy and Decolonization  

Jason C. Parker

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Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
American History
The decolonization of the European overseas empires had its intellectual roots early in the modern era, but its culmination occurred during the Cold War that loomed large in post-1945 ... More

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Peru  

Jaymie Heilman

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Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Latin American History
From 2001 to 2003, Peru’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (the Comisión de la Verdad y Reconciliación del Perú, or CVR) investigated and reported on human rights abuses committed in ... More

Tourism to Sacred Places in America: A Spatial Analysis  

Jeremy R. Ricketts

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Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Religion
At its founding, the United States did not have a long history nor an official state religion to draw from to construct a national identity, so Americans turned to the creation of sacred ... More

Teacher Education and the Global Impact of Teach For All  

Katherine Crawford-Garrett and Matthew A.M. Thomas

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Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Education
Over the past two decades, teacher education has been increasingly conceptualized as a policy problem in response to what school reformers, policy makers, and philanthropists have depicted ... More

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