This guide presents resources on child and youth participation from Asia, Europe, North America,
Latin America, Africa, Australia and the Pacific. Most of the materials are available in electronic
form and have been included in the CD-ROM that is part of this guide. The main audiences for
this resource guide are practitioners and managers involved in promoting child and youth
participation in government, community-based organizations, child-led organizations, NGOs
and UN and donor agencies.
This book is designed as a course text for students of Irish Politics and Public
Administration. It may also be used to accompany courses in introductory politics, policy
analysis and comparative politics or public administration. A range of Irish public policy
topics are presented and explained—each by reference to a distinct framework for
analysis. The book is intended to highlight (through readily presented Irish examples) the
variety of alternative explanations available to students of politics and public
administration who are interested in understanding how policy is made....
Muscles as organs of the will, of character, and even of thought--The muscular virtues--Fundamental and
accessory muscles and functions--The development of the mind and of the upright position--Small muscles as
organs of thought--School lays too much stress upon these--Chorea--Vast numbers of automatic movements
in children--Great variety of spontaneous activities--Poise, control, and spurtiness--Pen and tongue
wagging--Sedentary school life vs. free out-of-door activities--Modern decay of muscles, especially in
girls--Plasticity of motor habits at puberty...
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A gender specific goal is seen as essential to tackle the underlying causes of gender inequality. Studies have shown that
political commitment to gender equality is declining when gender is only mainstreamed. The importance of gender
targets for securing funding is also being stressed. In addition to a standalone goal, considering gender equality
throughout the post 2015 framework is also seen as crucial by many.