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  • behaviors
  • Results are discussed in terms of the utility of observed social participation behaviors as marker variables for socio-emotional difficulties in early adolescence. (ed.gov)
  • Difficulties in social interaction skills often include a lack of social reciprocity, lack of nonverbal behaviors/gestures, and difficulty maintaining peer relationships [ 1 , 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • i.e., individuals average to above average cognitive abilities) often include the failure to recognize social cues and contexts, and therefore students struggle with appropriate conversational skills and interpreting nonverbal behaviors of others [ 7 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Specifically, the social impairments for individuals with HFA include impairments in the use of nonverbal behaviors, developmentally inappropriate peer relationships, failure to seek out others for enjoyment, and poor social-emotional reciprocity [ 1 , 8 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Sexual satisfaction plays an essential role in prevention of risky sexual behaviors, serious mental illnesses, social crimes, and ultimately divorce (4). (ac.ir)
  • organizations
  • One important task for the organizations that work in the field of health and the right to health is to help regenerate the social fabric and to rebuild trust between the state and its citizens. (hhrjournal.org)
  • This process also applies to other groups that build citizenship through participation, such as neighborhood organizations and school and health committees. (hhrjournal.org)
  • Over the past 40 years, the concept of social participation has gained increasing attention among groups as diverse as anti-globalization social movements, actors working for the right to health, and international financial organizations such as the World Bank. (hhrjournal.org)
  • The main objective of DESA's Division for Social Policy and Development is to strengthen international cooperation for social development, in the context of the comprehensive and detailed framework of commitments and policies for action by Governments, intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations with particular attention to the core issues of poverty eradication, employment generation and social integration. (un.org)
  • The column below "Commission for Social Development" lists all organizations that participated in sessions of the Commission for Social Development . (un.org)
  • They take into account that cultures of participation are not dictated by technology alone: they are the result of incremental shifts in human behavior and social organizations. (igi-global.com)
  • Patterns of Protest carefully investigates various dimensions of political activists' lives, including the duration of their engagement, the strength of their activist identities, and the significance of social interactions within the social movement organizations. (sup.org)
  • This paper contributes to this literature, studying the association between mothers' access to social capital via participation in community organizations and their children's nutritional status at 1 and 5 years. (gob.pe)
  • We are savvy pragmatists focused on getting different organizations to work together to solve today's toughest social, economic, or environmental problems. (marketwired.com)
  • health
  • People with mental illness that are not participating in work and education, or who are disconnected from social relationships can enter a cycle that finds them marginalised and increasingly reliant on income support, with adverse impacts on their mental health. (health.gov.au)
  • However, after additional adjustment for poor self-rated health and poor psychological health, the association between low social participation and low adherence with antihypertensives during the last two weeks remained but was not conclusive (OR = 1.80, 95% CI: 0.90-3.61). (biomedcentral.com)
  • The first aim of this study is to examine whether low social participation is associated with low adherence with antihypertensives during the last two weeks, independently of low educational level and health status (i.e., poor self-rated health and poor psychological health). (biomedcentral.com)
  • The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is a high-level advisory body that deals with indigenous issues related to economic and social development, culture, environment, education, health and human rights. (un.org)
  • The Relationship of Social Participation with Sexual Function and Satisfaction among Women of Reproductive Age', Journal of Midwifery and Reproductive Health , 5(4), pp. 1075-1081. (ac.ir)
  • OBJECTIVE: To assess, for people with subacute spinal cord injury, if rehabilitation that is reinforced with the addition of a behavioral intervention to promote physical activity leads to a better health, participation and quality of life. (diva-portal.org)
  • norms
  • Well-established historical trends that show that new and emerging forms of media are able to disrupt and then transform political and social opinion and discourse and have the capacity to break down social hierarchies in order to challenge dominant socio-cultural and political norms. (vssn.org.uk)
  • Social media or "new digital media" are part of this trend and influence a reshape of socio-cultural and political norms, practices and discourses through awareness-raising, activism, and debate. (vssn.org.uk)
  • activism
  • These online spaces are often women-only and explicitly feminist ('safe spaces') and central to political and social activism in terms of women's rights. (vssn.org.uk)
  • The book is necessary reading for scholars who are interested in understanding what motivates entry into and exit from social activism. (sup.org)
  • factors
  • After adjusting for demographics and risk factors, each unit increase in the Short Physical Performance Battery (SPPB) score was associated with a 0.31 point increase in satisfaction with social participation for the non-depressed group, and 2.04 points for the depressed group. (springer.com)
  • activities
  • New participation requirements for people under the age of 35 years on the DSP with some work capacity to encourage them to engage in work, training and other community activities. (health.gov.au)
  • These developments are the foundations for a fundamental shift from consumer cultures (specialized in producing finished goods) to cultures of participation (in which all people can participate actively in personally meaningful activities). (igi-global.com)
  • It is today widely accepted that participation in social activities contributes towards successful ageing whilst, at the same time, maintaining independence in the activities of daily living (ADLs) is the sine qua non for achieving that end. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Participation in recreational activities as part of a community may delay the onset of the dependence associated with ageing. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Background Participation in social activities is thought to prevent heart disease, but evidence is inconclusive. (cancercouncil.com.au)
  • Methods Women reported their participation in eight social activities (religious group, voluntary work, adult education, art/craft/music, dancing, sports club, yoga, bingo) and were followed for first CHD event (hospital admission or death) over the next 8.6 years. (cancercouncil.com.au)
  • Cox regression models were used to estimate relative risks for CHD incidence by participation in each and in any of the social activities. (cancercouncil.com.au)
  • For example, for participation in any of the activities compared with none, the relative risk adjusted for age and region only was 0.83 (99% confidence interval 0.81-0.86), but changed to 1.06 (99% confidence interval 1.02-1.09) after additional adjustment. (cancercouncil.com.au)
  • maternal
  • Maternal social capital is positively associated with height at 1 year old for those children whose mothers have no formal education. (gob.pe)
  • context
  • This article argues that analyzing social participation from a perspective of power relations requires knowledge of the historical, social, and economic processes that have characterized the social relations in a specific context. (hhrjournal.org)
  • Corrigall-Brown reveals how individual characteristics and life experiences impact the pathway of participation, illustrating that the context and period in which a person engages are critical. (sup.org)
  • movements
  • This book jumps right into the dense social movements literature and claims its rightful place. (sup.org)
  • Patterns of Protest is a path breaking examination of participation in social movements. (sup.org)
  • Rather than focusing on the correlates of initial engagement, as most movement participation studies have done, Corrigall-Brown takes us on a journey, based on life history interviews with participants in four different movements, that elaborates the various degrees and trajectories of participation in a more thorough and nuanced fashion than has been done heretofore. (sup.org)
  • indicate
  • Results from the Survey of Living Conditions EU- SILC 2014 indicate high organisational activity, strong social ties and great trust in each other. (ssb.no)
  • The results indicate high organisational activity among the population, strong social ties and great trust in each other. (ssb.no)
  • 1995
  • Since the convening of the World Summit for Social Development in Copenhagen in 1995, the Commission for Social Development has been the key UN body in charge of the follow-up and implementation of the Copenhagen Declaration and Programme of Action. (un.org)
  • patterns
  • Results from cluster analyses revealed several subgroups of children characterized by distinct patterns of social participation. (ed.gov)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by persistent impairments in social communication and social interactions as well as the presence of restricted/repetitive patterns of behavior [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • spaces
  • Although Guatemala made progress in creating spaces for social participation in public policy after signing the Peace Accords in 1996, the country still faces after-effects of the conflict. (hhrjournal.org)
  • One of the critical questions we are investigating is the link between social and political spaces and in this regard the question of the significance of online spaces has emerged. (vssn.org.uk)
  • activity
  • Yet, two-thirds of Americans report having belonged to a social movement, attended a protest, or engaged in some form of contentious political activity. (sup.org)
  • The Survey of Living Conditions EU-SILC examines organisational activity and membership, political participation, social networks, as well as trust and religious affiliation in the Norwegian population. (ssb.no)
  • Baseline data on pain, insomnia (4 symptoms: delayed sleep onset, difficulty maintaining sleep, early waking and non-restorative sleep) and putative confounders and social activity restriction at follow up was collected. (biomedcentral.com)
  • p = .049) and restricted social activity at 12 months in the final multivariable model. (biomedcentral.com)
  • networks
  • The employed also have better social networks and higher inter-human trust than the unemployed and disabled. (ssb.no)
  • Social computing is about relationships and the information - irregardless of its form- that flows between members in certain networks. (sap.com)
  • Eventually, we may have social networks of purely non-human entities (toasters listening to automobiles listening to cell phones). (sap.com)
  • relationship
  • That is, participation is viewed as creating a relationship between citizens and their government, one in which both have the obligation to reduce the distance between them through processes of dialogue and creation of agency. (hhrjournal.org)
  • Now you might be thinking what is the relationship of this rather absurd thought with social computing? (sap.com)
  • People
  • To complement these major reforms the Government will invest an additional $2.4 million over five years on a number of specific measures to further increase the economic and social participation of people with mental illness. (health.gov.au)
  • challenges
  • How can social creativity, collaborative discovery, distributed innovation, and collective intelligence be framed as an international priority to cope with the problems of the 21st century and how can we identify a clear set of research challenges? (umd.edu)
  • cohort
  • Finally, it was found that safety and security is an area of need for this cohort as they attempt occupations in the broader social environment. (nova.edu)
  • psychological
  • By using preventive measures, effective education, psychological and social interventions, disease-control programs and removing the existing obstacles, the fear of falling could be reduced and social participation could be promoted among the elderlies. (ac.ir)
  • groups
  • 1 Although it appears that these groups agree on the importance of promoting social participation, it is unlikely that they have the same understanding of what the concept means or how to promote it. (hhrjournal.org)
  • capacity
  • DSP recipients with some work capacity will be required to attend regular participation interviews and be referred to employment and other services where appropriate. (health.gov.au)
  • population
  • The armed conflict during the second half of the 20th century had devastating consequences for a large portion of the population as well as the country's social leadership. (hhrjournal.org)
  • In the first place, the population was stratified by residence and a Social Centre was randomly chosen for each district. (beds.ac.uk)
  • political
  • This article discusses social participation from a power-relations approach, particularly as it operates in Guatemala, a country whose framework of asymmetrical power relations has been shaped by a long history of repression and political violence. (hhrjournal.org)
  • The next section recounts the political violence experienced in Guatemala over more than three decades and its effects on social participation. (hhrjournal.org)
  • Facebook
  • Craig just SDN "Fans" that SAP has joined Facebook, so it is now possible to be a fan of SAP in this ever-growing almost ubiquitous social network. (sap.com)
  • processes
  • This panel will discuss group processes that promote social creativity in science, engineering, arts, and humanities. (umd.edu)
  • 3 Its use has expanded due to a growing emphasis on democratic rules in processes of discussion, consultation, and social mobilization, and the ways in which they serve to influence institutions and public policies. (hhrjournal.org)
  • found
  • Recent research has found that social media have considerable potential to engage, empower and activate young women in particular. (vssn.org.uk)
  • collective
  • Unlike many other NGOs dedicated to corporate social responsibility (CSR) issues, Ethos Alliance bridges the gap between personal and corporate social responsibility through collective action. (marketwired.com)