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Aspects of the Anglo-American Police Organization

Peter K. Manning

in Policing Contingencies

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226503516
eISBN:
9780226503523
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226503523.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter examines changes in policing. It begins with a definition of policing and a sketch of police organization, because they set the context for seeing the other changes in the media, ... More


“What are you going to do with the village's knowledge?” Language Ideologies and Legal Power in Hopi Tribal Court

in Arguing with Tradition: The Language of Law in Hopi Tribal Court

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226712932
eISBN:
9780226712963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226712963.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Building on the emerging linguistic anthropological study of language ideologies, metadiscourses, and metapragmatics, this chapter explores the interactional practices by which legal actors ... More


Thom Gunn and Anglo-American Modernism

Keith Tuma

in At the Barriers: On the Poetry of Thom Gunn

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226890432
eISBN:
9780226890371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226890371.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Keith Tuma takes a distinctively broad view by looking at Gunn's identity as an Anglo-American poet through the lens of British and American modernism; August Kleinzahler extends the discussion ... More


“He could not speak Hopi…. That puzzle-puzzled me”: The Pragmatic Paradoxes of Hopi Tradition in Court

in Arguing with Tradition: The Language of Law in Hopi Tribal Court

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226712932
eISBN:
9780226712963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226712963.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter considers the confrontations of the Hopi Tribe's legal actors through discourses of Hopi tradition and Anglo-American law in a second hearing on property disputes. It focuses on the ... More


Threatened: The Ambitions and Anxieties of Expeditions

Andrew Stuhl

in Unfreezing the Arctic: Science, Colonialism, and the Transformation of Inuit Lands

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226416649
eISBN:
9780226416786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226416786.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter follows three expeditions that cemented the idea of a threatened Arctic between 1899 and 1918. These expeditions are the Anglo-American Expedition of 1906-1907, the Stefansson-Anderson ... More


The Eighteenth-Century Anglo-American Constitution and Foreign Affairs

in The Powers of War and Peace: The Constitution and Foreign Affairs after 9/11

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226960319
eISBN:
9780226960333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226960333.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter begins the work of locating the Constitution's textual allocation of the foreign affairs power within the legal and political context of Anglo-American government in the eighteenth ... More


“Fishing the Twilight for Alternate Voices”: The Early Poems and Henri Christophe

Paul Breslin

in Nobody's Nation: Reading Derek Walcott

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226074269
eISBN:
9780226074283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226074283.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter traces the emergence of Walcott's style from the interplay of influences in both West Indian culture and the canon of Anglo–American literature as he encountered it from the 1940s to the ... More


Introduction: Hard-hearted Liberalism

in Courting the Abyss: Free Speech and the Liberal Tradition

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226662749
eISBN:
9780226662756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226662756.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter traces the leading framework for understanding public communication in the Anglo-American world, namely, free expression, focusing especially on the notion that exposure to evil can be ... More


A Lesson from Shakespeare to the Modern Judge on Law, Disobedience, Justification, and Mercy

Diane P. Wood

in Shakespeare and the Law: A Conversation among Disciplines and Professions

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226924939
eISBN:
9780226924946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226924946.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

The strict adherence to the letter of the law and the inclination to bend when circumstances demand is one of the oldest tensions in law. Both themes are woven through Anglo-American law, and are ... More


Futurity: Contemporary Literature and the Quest for the Past

Amir Eshel

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226924953
eISBN:
9780226924960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226924960.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

When looking at how trauma is represented in literature and the arts, we tend to focus on the weight of the past. This book suggests that this retrospective gaze has trapped us in a search for reason ... More


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