Syrian refugee women caught between patriarchy and new responsibilities: How being the female head of a household in Jordan determines expectations towards daughters.

Source: UNHCR (2014). The ongoing war in the Syrian Arab Republic accounts for approximately 5.6 million Syrian refugees worldwide (UNHCR 2019a). With the protracted nature of the conflict, forced migration has become one of the most pressing regional and global issues of our present times (Freedman et al. 2017). Jordan is one of the countries … Continue reading Syrian refugee women caught between patriarchy and new responsibilities: How being the female head of a household in Jordan determines expectations towards daughters.

Climate Change Impacts for the Agricultural Sector in the United States

Weather and climate factors such as temperature, precipitation, CO2 concentrations, and water availability directly impact the health and well-being of plants, pasture, rangeland, livestock and fisheries. Climate affects variation in yield, insects, disease, and weeds, which in turn affect agricultural production. Farmers in the United States may face increasing uncertainty and risk as they attempt … Continue reading Climate Change Impacts for the Agricultural Sector in the United States

Effects of cultural recomposition on group interaction, performance and behavior

During the last years, groups in organizations around the world have experienced a change in the cultural composition of their membership. The future provides even more cultural diversity in organizations as countries continue to undergo changes in the cultural composition of their general populations (Erez & Somech, 1996; Hambrick et al., 1998; Johnston, 1991; Wentling, … Continue reading Effects of cultural recomposition on group interaction, performance and behavior