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University of New Jersey, is nationally recognized as the leading source of scholarly research and current data about American women's political participation. Its mission is to promote greater knowledge and understanding about women's participation in politics and government and to enhance women's influence and leadership in public life. CAWP's education(More)
Among women of color in the United States, infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is rising. Most of the research on this topic, however, has focused on individual-level risk factors, which do not fully explain racial or ethnic differences in infection rates. This article uses structural violence as a conceptual framework to examine(More)
According to the mission statement on the home page, CivicInfo BC is 'a web-based resource the main goal of which is to facilitate information sharing and collaboration among people who work, or have an interest in the British Columbia local government sector. Rob MacDonald, Marcia Peterson, and Alan Rosenthal conducted a Contextual Inquiry of the CivicInfo(More)
The activity pattern of intertidal crabs is influenced by factors that usually change rhythmically following tidal and/or diel cycles, and is often associated with the use of refuges. The movement activity of the burrowing crab Neohelice granulata was compared among three populations from SW Atlantic coastal areas where they face different tidal regimes,(More)
instrumental in identifying individuals whose stories put a human face to the issues addressed in this paper. helped in the proofreading of the report and Karen Jones provided production assistance. We also wish to convey our appreciation to the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers and particularly Barmak Nassirian,(More)
Governor George Pataki signed into law an important change affecting sentencing in New York. Penal Law § 1.05(6) has been amended to add a new goal, " the promotion of their (convicted person's) successful and productive reentry and reintegration into society... " (Chapter 98 of the Laws of 2006), to the four traditional sentencing goals of deterrence,(More)
York's budget, Governor Paterson has called on State lawmakers to make some " tough choices " to trim our State budget. His administration has already commenced the process of eliminating State funded programs, generating controversy by canceling $8.6 million worth of State contracts with non-profit organizations that provide substance abuse treatment for(More)
A Call to Reason There is likely no criminal behavior that breeds as much condemnation and fear as sex offending. There are tragic examples of young victims of sex offenders in New York State and across the country that have raised our concerns, and prompted calls for increased surveillance, control and incapacitation. It is responsible public policy to(More)
First, we would like to thank the Center for Community Alternatives, and in particular Marsha Weisman, Alan Rosenthal and Patricia Warth for taking on this project and providing invaluable and thoughtful feedback. We would like to thank the following agencies in Newark, New Jersey and New York City for opening their doors and allowing us to meet The Center(More)