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Introduction

William H. Galperin

in The History of Missed Opportunities: British Romanticism and the Emergence of the Everyday

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781503600195
eISBN:
9781503603103
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503600195.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

The emergence of the everyday in the romantic period involved a mode of recovery that pitted an empirical history—where the past remains a guide to what is probable and likely to reoccur—and a ... More


Survival and Coercion Failure

Phil Haun

in Coercion, Survival, and War: Why Weak States Resist the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780804792837
eISBN:
9780804795074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804792837.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter considers why powerful states issue high level demands of weak states. Given a high probability of victory a powerful challenger must expect high level concessions to prefer coercion to ... More


The Planning of Crime

in Criminals and Victims

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762526
eISBN:
9780804777599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762526.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter analyzes criminal planning behavior, focusing on the factors that shape the choices made by criminals in planning a crime. Using convenience store robberies as the setting for empirical ... More


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