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The politics of commercial sexual exploitation of children
The commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC) has become a growing topic of concern among the public and broader anti-trafficking movement. Previous research focused on the causes and consequences of CSEC, but less ...
Gender, peer effects, and college major and course selection
What role do peer effects play in college math course taking and STEM persistence and major choice? This paper tests the hypothesis that peer effects affect female and male college students differently in their math course ...
Peer mentoring’s impact on gender identity in college men
This study contributes to a body of literature that looks for effective responses to the decline in academic performance and success in college men, the research into the effects of peer-led mentoring programs and the ...
“Missionary Mistresses: Evangelical Protestant Christianity and The Evolution of a New Southern Woman?, 1830-1930” analyzes white women’s religious expressions and actions in a South forever changed by the democratizing ...
Patterns of elder care, transitions into filial care, and caregiver psychological functioning
The need for elder care is growing. The bulk of this care is provided informally by family members. Several studies examine the relationship between elder caregiving and the psychological functioning of the caregiver, ...