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Religious Minorities and Resistance to Genocide

Religious Minorities and Resistance to Genocide: The Collective Rescue of Jews in the Netherlands during the Holocaust Robert Braun, Cornell University and Northwestern University This article hypothesizes that minority groups are more likely to protect […]

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Experimentation and Persuasion in Political Organizations

Experimentation and Persuasion in Political Organizations Alexander V. Hirsch, California Institute of Technology Different beliefs about how to achieve shared goals are common in political organizations such as government agencies, campaigns, and NGOs. However, the consequences […]

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NGOs, Political Protest, and Civil Society

Amanda Murdie, University of Missouri Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are proliferating. How do they affect political participation in developing democracies? In NGOs, Political Protest, and Civil Society, Carew Boulding masterfully argues that NGOs, even those organizations […]

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Help or Harm: The Human Security Effects of International NGOs

Carew Boulding, University of Colorado Amanda Murdie’s new book takes on the difficult and important question of whether international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) are actually doing more harm than good in their global efforts to promote […]