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Understanding the experience of illness and treatment

Angela Coulter

in Understanding and Using Health Experiences: Improving patient care

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199665372
eISBN:
9780191748585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665372.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter serves as an introduction to the topic, including a brief outline of the history and development of the field. It argues that understanding patients’ experiences is a crucial element in ... More


Introduction: ‘The journey Westward’

in Journey Westward: Joyce, Dubliners and the Literary Revival

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318238
eISBN:
9781846317705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317705.001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about Irish author James Joyce's interest in the west of Ireland, particularly in his book Dubliners. The book attempts to locate ... More


Book 1

Cynthia Damon

in Studies on the Text of Caesar's Bellum civile

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198724063
eISBN:
9780191791260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724063.003.0009
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter refers to the specific emendations for key passages in the first book of the Bellum ciuile. It also notes the emendations made by other scholars regarding these passages, and whether or ... More


Conclusions

Arthur Versluis

in American Gurus: From Transcendentalism to New Age Religion

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199368136
eISBN:
9780190201951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199368136.003.0019
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Suggests conclusions about contemporary American religious immediatism in historical context, with an interpretive sequence that includes discussion of Tibetan Buddhism and implicit and explicit ... More


Delmer Daves’ <i>3:10 to Yuma</i>: Aesthetics, Reception, and Cultural Significance

Fran Pheasant-Kelly

in ReFocus: The Films of Delmer Daves

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474403016
eISBN:
9781474422031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403016.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Fran Pheasant-Kelly argues for the status of Delmer Daves as an exemplary filmmaker by offering an in-depth analysis of 3:10 to Yuma. She considers the film in relation to its aesthetics, critical ... More


The History and Policies of Japanese Special Education

Misa Kayama and Wendy Haight

in Disability, Culture, and Development: A Case Study of Japanese Children at School

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199970827
eISBN:
9780199369904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199970827.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter describes Japanese educational policies and history related to special education and considers how the recent implementation of special education for children with “developmental ... More


Of Power and Greatness

Dmitri Trenin

in Russia: The Challenges of Transformation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814785003
eISBN:
9780814785010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785003.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter analyzes the significance of exiting from an empire as part of the transformational agenda, and the complexities of the process. It takes stock of Russia's achievements and failures in ... More


Diachrony

John J. Lowe

in Transitive Nouns and Adjectives: Evidence from Early Indo-Aryan

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198793571
eISBN:
9780191835353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793571.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

In this chapter the data for transitive nouns and adjectives in early Indo-Aryan is brought together and considered in a wider historical context. Evidence for transitive nouns and adjectives in ... More


Epilogue Legacies of a Cold WarIntellectual in a Post–Cold War World

Andrew J. Kirkendall

in Paulo Freire & the Cold War Politics of Literacy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834190
eISBN:
9781469606309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899533_kirkendall.12
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book concludes with the death of Paulo Freire, since which his writings, ideas, and techniques have taken on a life of their own. They may, at times and in turn, create their own historical ... More


Do Great Cases Make Bad Law?

Lackland H. Bloom, Jr.

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199765881
eISBN:
9780199366903
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199765881.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

In one of the most quoted statements in American law, Justice Holmes proclaimed that “great cases, like hard cases make bad law.” He explained that this was so because the “hydraulic pressures” of ... More


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