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Citizenship and Education in Liberal-Democratic Societies: Teaching for Cosmopolitan Values and Collective Identities

Kevin McDonough and Walter Feinberg (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199253661
eISBN:
9780191601972
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253668.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The essays in the volume address educational issues that arise when national, sub-national, and supra-national identities compete. These include: how to determine the limits to parental educational ... More


People, Places and Identities: Themes in British Social and Cultural History, 1700s-1980s

Alan Kidd and Melanie Tebbutt (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719090356
eISBN:
9781526124081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090356.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This book of essays on British social and cultural history since the eighteenth century draws attention to relatively neglected topics including personal and collective identities, the meanings of ... More


A Global Force: War, Identities and Scotland's Diaspora

David Forsyth and Wendy Ugolini (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474402736
eISBN:
9781474422499
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402736.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This edited collection provides a comparative overview of the nineteenth-century emergence of military Scottishness and explores how the construction and performance of Scottish military identity has ... More


Global Migrations: The Scottish Diaspora since 1600

Angela McCarthy and John MacKenzie (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474410045
eISBN:
9781474422512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410045.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

From the seventeenth century to the current day, more than 2.5 million Scots have sought new lives elsewhere. This book of essays examines the impact since 1600 of out-migration from Scotland upon ... More


Cyber Security: Securing Our Cyber Ecosystem

Howard A. Schmidt

in Advances in Cyber Security: Technology, Operations, and Experiences

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823244560
eISBN:
9780823268948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823244560.003.0016
Subject:
Information Science, Information Science

This chapter first discusses the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC), established by the White House in 2010 in response to a near-term action item in President Obama's ... More


The Normans and Empire

David Bates

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199674411
eISBN:
9780191752339
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674411.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

The book applies a modern political science model of empire to the cross-Channel polity combining the duchy of Normandy and the kingdom of England that was created in 1066. It also draws on social ... More


Introduction

Alan Kidd and Melanie Tebbutt

in People, Places and Identities: Themes in British Social and Cultural History, 1700s-1980s

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719090356
eISBN:
9781526124081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090356.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

The editors introduce the volume and the chapter is in two parts. The first part summarises the themes of the book and the arguments of each of the essays and the second part is an appreciation of ... More


Forgotten histories

Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh

in Floating on a Malayan Breeze: Travels in Malaysia and Singapore

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888139316
eISBN:
9789888180189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139316.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter aims at exploring the relationship between Malaysia and Singapore and primarily focuses on the aspects with regard to their shared history and imagined identities. By relating how the ... More


Introduction

Mary Ellen Konieczny

in The Spirit's Tether: Family, Work, and Religion among American Catholics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199965779
eISBN:
9780199346059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965779.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Cultural conflicts about the family, such as those concerning abortion and same-sex marriage, have intensified over the last few decades among American Catholics. These conflicts comprise much of the ... More


Chinese/not Chinese

Paul O’Connor

in Islam in Hong Kong: Muslims and Everyday Life in China's World City

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888139576
eISBN:
9789888180165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139576.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Chapter 9 deals with the accounts of two respondents who are a Pakistani girl and a Hui woman respectively. Both of them can indeed be understood as being Chinese, yet in quite different ways. This ... More


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