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CHICAGO PROMISE: A Policy Report On Reinventing the Harlem Children’s Zone By Chicago Policy Research Team
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During his 2008 presidential campaign, Barack Obama proposed an initiative to combat urban poverty called Promise Neighborhoods. A Promise Neighborhood (PN) is a multifaceted anti-poverty program... More > that addresses the needs of children and their families in areas of concentrated poverty. Obama drew inspiration from the accomplishments of the Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ). HCZ, founded by Geoffrey Canada, is a results-driven, place-based initiative that aims to break the generational cycle of poverty and transform Harlem. From January through July 2009, the Chicago Policy Research Team (CPRT) in the Public Policy Studies Program at the University of Chicago analyzed the possibility of implementing a Promise Neighborhood in Chicago through policy analysis and extensive field research. This report summarizes the CPRT’s findings and recommendations.< Less
Social Viability: Founding Policy By Richard Lander
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The social and economic systems you and your family rely on for subsistence are critically defective. This book details the precise, basic causes behind the degenerative conditions you see in society... More > today and offers the new systems needed to replace them. The bankers are running the world's governments, terrorism is most often state-sponsored and the elite power-brokers are profiting from worsening conditions. Until now, the only solution offered to people that learned what was going on behind the mass media smoke-screen was to "tell others about it" or "write your congressman". These actions alone will not avert the impending social disaster. Now, the basic nuts and bolts of the practical measures everyone can take to replace the existing dysfunctional social systems are laid out for anyone to employ. www.socialviability.com< Less
Social Viability: Founding Policy By Richard Lander
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The social and economic systems you and your family rely on for subsistence are critically defective. This book details the precise, basic causes behind the degenerative conditions you see in society... More > today and offers the new systems needed to replace them. The bankers are running the world's governments, terrorism is most often state-sponsored and the elite power-brokers are profiting from worsening conditions. Until now, the only solution offered to people that learned what was going on behind the mass media smoke-screen was to "tell others about it" or "write your congressman". These actions alone will not avert the impending social disaster. Now, the basic nuts and bolts of the practical measures everyone can take to replace the existing dysfunctional social systems are laid out for anyone to employ. www.socialviability.com< Less
Iraq, Women’s Empowerment, And Public Policy By Strategic Studies Institute & Sherifa D. Zuhur
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The role and experience of women is not always considered in wartime or during stabilization and reconstruction operations. In Iraq, where an entirely new political order can only flourish with the... More > spirit of democratization, it is essential to consider women’s needs and the obstacles they now face. In this monograph, Dr. Sherifa Zuhur examines some of the difficulties that attend policy formulation on women in the Iraqi context. Iraqi women have identified the security situation and basic services as their top priorities. Beyond these, the issues and contours of family law are explained, as the future of family law in emerging Iraq is as yet undetermined. Along with an increased political presence, legal reforms together with educational and employment opportunities have been the planks of women’s changing status throughout the Middle East. How these are resolved will speak to the success of policy concerning women in Iraq.< Less
Wellbeing of Families in Future Europe: Challenges for Research and Policy - FAMILYPLATFORM - Families in Europe Vol. 1 By Uwe Uhlendorff et al.
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Wellbeing of Families in Future Europe: Challenges for Research and Policy - FAMILYPLATFORM - Families in Europe Vol. 1
Wellbeing of Families in Future Europe: Challenges for Research and Policy - FAMILYPLATFORM - Families in Europe Vol. 1 By Uwe Uhlendorff et al.
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Wellbeing of Families in Future Europe: Challenges for Research and Policy - FAMILYPLATFORM - Families in Europe Vol. 1
Wagner College Policy Toward Constituency and Community By Bernhard Hugo Paul Hillila
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This volume was written in 1955 as Bernhard Hillila's dissertation for his Ed.D. degree from Columbia University Teachers College. A lifelong pastor and educator, Hillila was an instructor at Wagner... More > College during the 1948-49 academic year. This study examines the development of Wagner College with two competing purposes in mind: serving the college's "constituency" (Lutheran congregations and families) and "community" (specifically, the Staten Island community). More about Hillila's remarkable life, pastoral and scholarly career, and avocation as a Finnish-American ethnic humorist can be found at the end of the volume.< Less
Reconciling Individualism and Collectivism in the Information Age – Improving Public Education, Family Policy, Social Cohesion and Global Solidarity By Mark O'Doherty
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In today's Information Age, resolving the conflict between individualism and collectivism is one of the greatest challenges in society, particularly in countries such as the United States, China and... More > India - but also in conservative Islamic countries challenged with harmonising mainstream ethics into their collective psychological- and philosophical system of beliefs; such as freedom of expression and gender mainstreaming. Hence this book explores cutting-edge theories and policies to reconcile individualism and collectivism, to improve human rights and the inherent rights of children, (such as that all children and young persons in our global village have access to equal education and opportunities in life). This study also explores some progressive concepts to improve family planning, personality development and social cohesion; which includes the basic and fundamental concept of peaceful human interaction.< Less
THE FAMILY PLEDGE By Coulee Drug Testing
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By the time a child has reached the age of 13, many have already made the choice to use drugs. If you can ingrain a policy of “no drug use” before they are faced with difficult choices,... More > it is statistically proven that adolescents are much more likely to avoid illegal substances than without this parental interaction. Once your child chooses to try a drug (and statistics show many will) they have opened a door that leads to a very potentially dangerous and deadly world. Please, do not think it won't happen to you because IT CAN. Don't look back some day and WISH you had been more proactive where drugs and your children are concerned. Act now and arm yourself and your children with powerful tools to keep drugs OUT ! TAKE THIS TIME TO EMPOWER YOURSELF AND YOUR CHILDREN, AND IMPLEMENT A POLICY OF NO DRUG USE IN YOUR FAMILY. Your childs future is depending on it ! May God Bless You through your journey of raising your children; May they be Happy, Healthy and Successful.< Less
THE FAMILY PLEDGE By Coulee Drug Testing
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By the time a child has reached the age of 13, many have already made the choice to use drugs. If you can ingrain a policy of “no drug use” before they are faced with difficult choices,... More > it is statistically proven that adolescents are much more likely to avoid illegal substances than without this parental interaction. Once your child chooses to try a drug (and statistics show many will) they have opened a door that leads to a very potentially dangerous and deadly world. Please, do not think it won't happen to you because IT CAN. Don't look back some day and WISH you had been more proactive where drugs and your children are concerned. Act now and arm yourself and your children with powerful tools to keep drugs OUT ! TAKE THIS TIME TO EMPOWER YOURSELF AND YOUR CHILDREN, AND IMPLEMENT A POLICY OF NO DRUG USE IN YOUR FAMILY. Your childs future is depending on it ! May God Bless You through your journey of raising your children; May they be Happy, Healthy and Successful.< Less

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