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Rethinking the Age of RevolutionsFrance and the Birth of the Modern World

Rethinking the Age of Revolutions: France and the Birth of the Modern World

David A. Bell and Yair Mintzker (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190674793
eISBN:
9780190674830
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190674793.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, European Modern History

This new collection brings together some of the most exciting and important research now being done on the French Revolutionary era by prominent historians from North America and France. Adopting a ... More

Looming Civil WarHow Nineteenth-Century Americans Imagined the Future

Looming Civil War: How Nineteenth-Century Americans Imagined the Future

Jason Phillips

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190868161
eISBN:
9780190908416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868161.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Military History

This work explains how American prophecies and forecasts of the Civil War formed, spread, and affected the war’s outbreak, conduct, meaning, and memory. It identifies two temporalities in ... More

Punk CrisisThe Global Punk Rock Revolution

Punk Crisis: The Global Punk Rock Revolution

Raymond A. Patton

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190872359
eISBN:
9780190872397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872359.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Popular

This book tells the story of punk rock as a global movement that spanned the boundaries of the Cold War world, focusing on examples in Poland and elsewhere in Eastern and Central Europe, the United ... More

Plausible LegalityLegal Culture and Political Imperative in the Global War on Terror

Plausible Legality: Legal Culture and Political Imperative in the Global War on Terror

Rebecca Sanders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190870553
eISBN:
9780190870584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190870553.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, American Politics

After 9/11, American officials authorized numerous contentious counterterrorism practices including torture, extraordinary rendition, indefinite detention, trial by military commission, targeted ... More

Kant and the Science of LogicA Historical and Philosophical Reconstruction

Kant and the Science of Logic: A Historical and Philosophical Reconstruction

Huaping Lu-Adler

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190907136
eISBN:
9780190907143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190907136.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

This book is both a history of philosophy of logic told from the Kantian viewpoint and a reconstruction of Kant’s theory of logic from a historical perspective. Kant’s theory represents a turning ... More

In Our Best InterestA Defense of Paternalism

In Our Best Interest: A Defense of Paternalism

Jason Hanna

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190877132
eISBN:
9780190877163
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190877132.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book argues that there is nothing distinctively objectionable about paternalism. According to the pro-paternalist view it defends, it is permissible to intervene in a person’s choices or ... More

Equal Citizenship and Public ReasonA Feminist Political Liberalism

Equal Citizenship and Public Reason: A Feminist Political Liberalism

Christie Hartley and Lori Watson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190683023
eISBN:
9780190683061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190683023.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book is a defense of political liberalism as a feminist liberalism. The first half of the book develops and defends a novel interpretation of political liberalism. It is argued that political ... More

Atonement

Atonement

Eleonore Stump

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198813866
eISBN:
9780191851605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813866.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion in the Ancient World

The doctrine that Christ has saved human beings from their sins, with all that that salvation entails, is the distinctive doctrine of Christianity. Over the course of many centuries of reflection on ... More

Foundational Principles of Contract Law

Foundational Principles of Contract Law

Melvin A. Eisenberg

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780199731404
eISBN:
9780199364718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199731404.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Foundational Principles of Contract Law is similar to a hornbook—that is, a one-volume treatise on a given legal subject that is intended primarily for law-school students—in length, but differs from ... More

TraditionUnderstanding Christian Tradition

Tradition: Understanding Christian Tradition

Gerald O’Collins, SJ

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198830306
eISBN:
9780191868597
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830306.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This book opens by establishing the substantial convergence in reflection on Christian tradition proposed by a 1963 report of the Faith and Order Commission (of the World Council of Churches) and the ... More

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