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Lessons from a Sterile Downsian Environment

Paul M. Sniderman and Edward H. Stiglitz

in The Reputational Premium: A Theory of Party Identification and Policy Reasoning

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154145
eISBN:
9781400842551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154145.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter explores a candidate-centered choice, creating an experimental setting biased in favor of candidate-centered spatial reasoning—removing any reference to political parties or their ... More


The New International Courts

Karen J. Alter

in The New Terrain of International Law: Courts, Politics, Rights

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154749
eISBN:
9781400848683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154749.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter identifies a significant variation in which states have consented to compulsory international judicial oversight. The reach of international courts (ICs) and international law varies, ... More


The Imagery of the Landscape of Fear

Michael Barkun

in Chasing Phantoms: Reality, Imagination, and Homeland Security Since 9/11

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834701
eISBN:
9781469603230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877692_barkun.9
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter defines the landscape of fear as an inner mental landscape, constructed of sense perceptions, memories, and the images our culture provides. As a result, the interpretation we give to ... More


How We Got Here

Andrew Koppelman

in Same Sex, Different States: When Same-Sex Marriages Cross State Lines

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300113402
eISBN:
9780300135138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300113402.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter presents an overview of the history of the same-sex marriage controversy. The discussions cover America's shifting cultural landscape; the same-sex marriage movement; and the shifting ... More


Making the Invisible Visible: Reverse Transparency and Privacy

Michael Barkun

in Chasing Phantoms: Reality, Imagination, and Homeland Security Since 9/11

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834701
eISBN:
9781469603230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877692_barkun.7
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses why decision-makers can scarcely remain passive in the face of a landscape of fear. As the strategic theorist Colin Gray observed shortly after September 11, decision-makers ... More


Formative Years

B. R. Nanda

in The Nehrus: Motilal and Jawaharlal: With a New Preface

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195693430
eISBN:
9780199081387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195693430.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter covers the early years that helped shape Motilal Nehru into the prominent and successful figure in law that he was to become. It begins with an account of Motilal’s ancestor, Raj Kaul, ... More


Why it matters where we build: environmental constraints

Shaun Spiers

in How to Build Houses and Save the Countryside

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447339991
eISBN:
9781447346661
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339991.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter addresses those who doubt the value of landscapes or the importance of the Green Belt. The Green Belt is the best-known and most popular planning policy, but it is often misunderstood. ... More


Mission Revolution: The U.S. Military and Stability Operations

Jennifer Taw

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153256
eISBN:
9780231526821
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153256.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Defined as operations other than war, stability operations can include peacekeeping activities, population control, and counternarcotics efforts, and for the entire history of the United States ... More


Walking Manningham: streetscapes, soundscapes and the semiotics of the physical environment

Charles Husband, Yunis Alam, Jörg Hüttermann, and Joanna Fomina

in Lived diversities: Space, place and identities in the multi-ethnic city

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447315643
eISBN:
9781447315858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447315643.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Chapter Three builds upon this descriptive account of Manningham by providing a more detailed discussion of its current streetscape. Drawing upon tens of hours of observation walking the streets of ... More


Ecosystem-Based Management and the Environment

Judith A. Layzer

in Natural Experiments: Ecosystem-Based Management and the Environment

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262122986
eISBN:
9780262278010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262122986.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

The seven different initiatives discussed in this book reflect that landscape-scale focus is an important and effective way to conserve and protect biological diversity. The comparative analysis of ... More


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