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Traditional Political Realism and the Writing of History

Roger D. Spegele

in International Society and its Critics

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199265206
eISBN:
9780191601866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199265208.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Part Two of the book begins with a discussion of realist and English School of International Relations approaches to writing international history, in which the author argues that the appreciation of ... More


‘Changing Forward’: The Impact of Vatican II

RICHARD LENNAN

in The Ecclesiology of Karl Rahner

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198269557
eISBN:
9780191683695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198269557.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter examines Karl Rahner’s assessment of the ramifications of Vatican II for the life and mission of the Church and on the role of the Council as an agent of change. Rahner contended that ... More


How Change Happens

Duncan Green

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

Human society is full of would-be ‘change agents’, a restless mix of campaigners, lobbyists, and officials, both individuals and organizations, set on transforming the world. They want to improve ... More


The Place of Didactic Preparation in the Therapist’s Development

Victor L. Schermer

in On Becoming a Psychotherapist: The Personal and Professional Journey

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199736393
eISBN:
9780199894574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199736393.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The chapter holds that the psychotherapist’s education does not exist in isolation. It is fueled by inspiration, and it leads towards therapeutic activity. Psychotherapy is driven and informed by a ... More


Introduction

Duncan Green

in How Change Happens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This introductory chapter recounts personal experiences as an individual ‘change agent’, which have shaped the making of this book. It laments the fact that many theories of change used by different ... More


Can Synergy Across Theory, Pedagogy, and Practice Guide Professional Education?: The Community Development and Action and Human Development Counseling Graduate Experiences

Andrew Finch, Oluchi Nwosu, Gina Frieden, Emily Hennessey, Craig Anne Heflinger, Allison Mcguire, Sarah V. Suiter, Emily Burchfield, Nina C. Martin, Linda Isaacs, Lauren Brinkley-Rubenstein, Paul Speer, Abbey Mann, Sharon Shields, Neal Palmer, Bethany Pittman, and Sandra L. Barnes

in Academics in Action!: A Model for Community-Engaged Research, Teaching, and Service

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823268795
eISBN:
9780823272518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823268795.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Two professional master’s degree programs represent examples of informing theory with practice and reflecting theory in active pedagogy, based on Dewey’s pragmatism. Program context, underlying ... More


Challenging the Status Quo

Leonard A. Jason

in Principles of Social Change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199841851
eISBN:
9780199315901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199841851.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In Chapter 2, I address the entrenched powers in a community or organization that erect obstacles to enduring change and their relationship to the second, and in many ways, most critical strategy for ... More


Conclusion

Duncan Green

in How Change Happens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This concluding chapter cautions that progressive change is not primarily about ‘us’ activists: it occurs when poor people and communities take power into their own hands; shifts in technology, ... More


Towards an explanatory theory of grammatical change

Meisel Jurgen M., Elsig Martin, and Rinke Esther

in Language Acquisition and Change: A Morphosyntactic Perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748642250
eISBN:
9780748695157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748642250.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language

This chapter summarizes our arguments presented in the previous chapters and embeds them into a general theory of language acquisition and change. Based on the premise that core-grammatical change ... More


Innovating in the Defense Sector

William B. Bonvillian and Charles Weiss

in Technological Innovation in Legacy Sectors

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199374519
eISBN:
9780199374540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199374519.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

The US military has overcome its legacy features and imperfections and has made revolutionary innovations in key technological areas. The individual services—the army, navy, and air force—behave as ... More


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