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SARS: A Crisis Analysis Case Study

"The world had become increasingly interconnected and interdependent; SARS finally proved to be one of the first severe and readily transmissible diseases of the 21st century, a tremendous challenge that was faced not only by China but the whole planet. ..." – By Lan Xue and Kaibin Zhong

An International LGBT Movement

"Working domestically and as part of transnational networks, LGBT activists have successfully put their issues on the agendas of lawmakers, courts, and policy makers. This work has often involved the circulation of terminology, ideas, goals, strategies, and resources across borders, and the formation of a loose LGBT movement operating internationally. ..." – By Ryan Thoreson

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