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Chapter 3 Is there a glass ceiling or can racial and ethnic barriers be overcome?
In recent years there has been a steady increase in the racial and ethnic diversity of the playing workforce in many sports around the world. However, there has been a minimal throughput of racial and ethnic minorities ...
Chapter 14 Taking maritime safety seriously Belief
The book is concerned with the harmonisation of maritime safety legal systems in Europe. It describes maritime safety legal systems in selected European countries as well as maritime safety issues from the perspective of ...
Chapter 3 More than the soil
Through the prism of a Nepali remittance village, this book critically examines poverty and livelihood dynamics remade through transnational labour migration and remittances, and their interrelationships with land, rural ...
Chapter 2 Independent Living in Central and Eastern Europe?
This chapter discusses efforts to realize the right of disabled people to independent living and community inclusion in the post-socialist Central and Eastern European (CEE) region.
Chapter 6 Textures of urban fears
We will discuss in detail the two exhibitions and their vicissitudes in the paragraphs to come, focusing on the emotional public reactions they both evoked, albeit to different degrees.
Chapter 1 (Why) do Eurosceptics believe in a common European heritage?
This chapter reflects on the paradox of Eurosceptic populists critical of the European Union mobilizing ideas of European values, heritage, and civilization. We examine the role of the past and especially of a certain ...
Chapter 4 ‘A great bliss to keep the sensation of conquest alive!’
One aim of this chapter is to foreground the interplay of official heritage and political discourse.
Chapter 10 Between appropriation and appropriateness
This chapter takes an interdisciplinary approach to the subject of memorialization and commemoration, protest and populism in relation to the performative enacting and official presentation of difficult history. It ...
From the mid-1950s to the late 1970s, jazz was harnessed as America’s "sonic weapon" to promote an image to the world of a free and democratic America. Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Brubeck, Duke Ellington and other well-known ...
Chapter 26 Developing mediation competence through translation
"The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Education will present the state of the art of the place and role of translation in educational contexts worldwide. It lays a sound foundation for the future interdisciplinary ...