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American Higher Education in Crisis?What Everyone Needs to Know®

American Higher Education in Crisis?: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Goldie Blumenstyk

Published in Print: 
13 November 2014
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569931
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199374090.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199374090
American higher education is at a crossroads. Technological innovations and disruptive market forces are buffeting colleges and universities at the very time their financial structure grows ... More
Campus PoliticsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Campus Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jonathan Zimmerman

Published in Print: 
29 September 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569375
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190627393.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190627393
Universities are usually considered bastions of the free exchange of ideas, but a recent tide of demonstrations across college campuses has called this belief into question, and with ... More
The Cyprus ProblemWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Cyprus Problem: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

James Ker-Lindsay

Published in Print: 
28 July 2011
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569993
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199757169.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199757169
For nearly 60 years--from its uprising against British rule in the 1950s, to the bloody civil war between Greek and Turkish Cypriots in the 1960s, the Turkish invasion of Cyprus in the ... More
The Opioid EpidemicWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Opioid Epidemic: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Yngvild Olsen and Joshua M. Sharfstein

Published in Print: 
28 August 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569702
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190916039.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190916039
An incisive, essential guide to understanding one of today’s most urgent -- and complex -- problems. The opioid epidemic is responsible for longest sustained decline in U.S. life expectancy ... More
The Pornography IndustryWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Pornography Industry: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Shira Tarrant

Published in Print: 
28 April 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569078
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190205119.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190205119
We may know pornography when we see it, but the business of pornography is a surprisingly elusive subject. Reliable figures about the industry are difficult to come by and widely disputed, ... More
Reproductive PoliticsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Reproductive Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Rickie Solinger

Published in Print: 
14 March 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197570043
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199811403.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199811403
Reproductive politics is a term coined by feminists in the 1970s to describe contemporary, Roe v. Wade-era power struggles over contraception and abortion, adoption and surrogacy, and other ... More
Social EntrepreneurshipWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

David Bornstein and Susan Davis

Published in Print: 
27 May 2010
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569849
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780195396348.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195396348
In development circles, there is now widespread consensus that social entrepreneurs represent a far better mechanism to respond to needs than we have ever had before--a decentralized and ... More
Violence against WomenWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Violence against Women: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jacqui True

Published in Print: 
28 January 2021
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569948
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199378944.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199378944
Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is a longstanding problem that has increasingly come to the forefront of international and national policy debates and news: from the US ... More
The White Working ClassWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The White Working Class: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Justin Gest

Published in Print: 
23 August 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569580
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190861414.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190861414
In recent years, the world has been re-introduced to the constituency of “white working class” people. In a wave of revolutionary populism, far right parties have scored victories across ... More
Women's SportsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Women's Sports: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jaime Schultz

Published in Print: 
28 March 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569467
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190657710.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190657710
Although girls and women account for approximately 40 percent of all athletes in the United States, they receive only 4 percent of the total sport media coverage. SportsCenter, ESPN’s ... More

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