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Conclusion

Christopher S. Parker and Matt A. Barreto

in Change They Can't Believe In: The Tea Party and Reactionary Politics in America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691163611
eISBN:
9781400852314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163611.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter discusses how the Tea Party remains an important player in American politics and a subject of great national interest. Since relatively few people ever become an official ... More


The Conservative Party and the welfare state: clear blue water?

Robert M. Page

in Clear blue water?: The Conservative Party and the welfare state since 1940

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781847429865
eISBN:
9781447304111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429865.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Most Conservatives tend to agree that the welfare state should provide a safety net for those at risk of destitution and that it should not be used as a vehicle for major egalitarian forms of ... More


What Now Supports Jewish Liberalism?: Upward Mobility and Jewish Political Identity

Rachel Kranson

in Ambivalent Embrace: Jewish Upward Mobility in Postwar America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781469635439
eISBN:
9781469635446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635439.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

In the years after World War II, many liberal and left-leaning Jewish leaders expressed concern that American Jews would adopt conservative political values as the result of their economic rise. ... More


Conservative Mexican Exceptionalism: Body Politics and the “Wound” of ′68

Jaime M. Pensado

in Rebel Mexico: Student Unrest and Authoritarian Political Culture During the Long Sixties

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786539
eISBN:
9780804787291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786539.003.0009
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The so-called “international threat” imposed on Mexico during the 1968 student movement is the subject of analysis in this chapter. Unlike previous studies of this important event, this concluding ... More


Gladstone and Parliamentary Reform

Roland Quinault (ed.)

in Gladstone Centenary Essays

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239253
eISBN:
9781846313202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239253.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter examines Gladstone's involvement in parliamentary reform. His involvement can be divided into two distinct phases: in the first phase, he was a Tory anti–reformer; and in the second ... More


The Heath ‘interregnum’: modern technocratic Conservatism and the welfare state, 1965-74

Robert M. Page

in Clear blue water?: The Conservative Party and the welfare state since 1940

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781847429865
eISBN:
9781447304111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429865.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Although Edward Heath displayed One Nation sympathies he developed a `technocratic’ Conservative approach to the welfare state both in opposition and government. He favoured an evidence-based, expert ... More


Against Strong Experiential Rationalism

Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa and Benjamin W. Jarvis

in The Rules of Thought

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199661800
eISBN:
9780191748325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199661800.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter offers the core of the argument against experientialist rationalism—the view that intuitions are a special form of experience that provide a priori evidence. The target of this chapter ... More


Agent Centeredness, Agent Neutrality, Disagreement, and Truth Conduciveness

Michael DePaul

in Seemings and Justification: New Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199899494
eISBN:
9780199367719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199899494.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

There is prima facie reason for thinking that recognition of the epistemic significance of seemings would have an impact on the epistemology of disagreement. More specifically, it would seem that ... More


String Chamber Music and Its Audiences in the Nineteenth Century

Marie Sumner Lott

in The Social Worlds of Nineteenth-Century Chamber Music: Composers, Consumers, Communities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039225
eISBN:
9780252097270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039225.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This introductory chapter discusses string chamber music, which fostered a variety of social interactions that helped build communities within communities in the nineteenth century. Chamber music for ... More


Father Knows Best: Capital Punishment as a Family Value

Daniel LaChance

in Executing Freedom: The Cultural Life of Capital Punishment in the United States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226066691
eISBN:
9780226066721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226066721.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The identity of the killing state has been shaped by a tribalism of the family that has its contemporary roots in the political history of the 1970s. As state legislatures across the nation were ... More


Fragments of Design

Gowan Dawson

in Show Me the Bone: Reconstructing Prehistoric Monsters in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780226332734
eISBN:
9780226332871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226332871.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter explores how William Buckland and other gentlemanly proponents of natural theology at Oxford and Cambridge appropriated the law of correlation as an irrefutable proof of divine design, ... More


Right-Wing Broadcasting’s Supreme Individualist: Dan Smoot and the Tactics of Constitutional Conservatism

Heather Hendershot

in What's Fair on the Air?: Cold War Right-Wing Broadcasting and the Public Interest

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226326771
eISBN:
9780226326764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226326764.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on Dan Smoot, who was one of the most influential extremist broadcasters in the Cold War period. He was an ultraconservative, skilled at conducting verbal assaults on politicians ... More


Conclusion

Nancy Whittier

in Frenemies: Feminists, Conservatives, and Sexual Violence

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190235994
eISBN:
9780190236038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190235994.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 5, the book’s conclusion, draws comparative theoretical lessons from all three cases. It discusses six features of relationships between frenemies: risks to participants’ reputation; reliance ... More


Moderatism, Transmission Failures, Closure, and Humean Scepticism*

Annalisa Coliva

in Scepticism and Perceptual Justification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199658343
eISBN:
9780191760983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658343.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this chapter an intermediate position between Jim Pryor’s liberal conception of the architecture of empirical warrants and Crispin Wright’s conservative view is presented. The main tenets of such ... More


Explanation and Understanding in Animal Narratives

David Herman

in Narratology beyond the Human: Storytelling and Animal Life

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190850401
eISBN:
9780190850432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190850401.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

With chapter 6 having described the way norms for mental-state ascriptions operate in a top-down manner in discourse domains, chapter 7 explores how individual narratives can in turn have a bottom-up ... More


In Search of a New Ideology

Balázs Trencsényi, Michal Kopeček, Luka Lisjak Gabrijelčič, Maria Falina, Mónika Baár, and Maciej Janowski

in A History of Modern Political Thought in East Central Europe: Volume II, Part II: Negotiating Modernity in the 'Short Twentieth Century' (1968 and Beyond)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198829607
eISBN:
9780191868122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829607.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The chapter shows that despite the adoption of Western norms in the official sphere, the populist criticism of this pro-European trajectory with its concomitant economic and administrative policies ... More


How to Mobilize the Polish Nation

Jochen Böhler

in Civil War in Central Europe, 1918-1921: The Reconstruction of Poland

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198794486
eISBN:
9780191836008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794486.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Chapter 2 highlights the fragmentation within Polish society in partition times, during the Great War, and in its after-battles. While the political left prior to 1914 prepared for armed struggle, ... More


Conclusion

Jochen Böhler

in Civil War in Central Europe, 1918-1921: The Reconstruction of Poland

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198794486
eISBN:
9780191836008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794486.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Conclusion sums up the major arguments of the book and gives an outlook on the decade following the postwar struggles. Polish nationalism had not managed to incite the masses in 1918. Until 1921, ... More


A Politics of Conversion: Billy Graham’s Political and Social Vision

Curtis J. Evans

in Billy Graham: American Pilgrim

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190683528
eISBN:
9780190683559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190683528.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter suggests that Billy Graham’s political and social vision is most aptly described as a “politics of conversion,” a means to enlist Christians to participate more actively in changing the ... More


Brute Retributivism

Shaun Nichols

in Bound: Essays on free will and responsibility

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199291847
eISBN:
9780191795473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199291847.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Work in experimental economics indicates that people embrace norms of retributive justice. Such norms are notoriously difficult to justify. This leads many philosophers to reject the legitimacy of ... More


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