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Teaching Mysticism in Dialogue with Gender and Embodiment at a Quaker Seminary: A Feminist Approach

Stephanie Ford

in Teaching Mysticism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199751198
eISBN:
9780199918782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751198.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes a pedagogy that employs self-reflection, historical inquiry, and liberation hermeneutics—with particular focus on gender and embodiment issues—used in courses taught at a ... More


Community safety, the family and domestic violence

Paula Wilcox

in Community safety: Critical perspectives on policy and practice

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347305
eISBN:
9781447301950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347305.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter looks at the historical development of initiatives against ‘domestic violence’ (which have largely resulted from feminist organising), examining the influence of community safety ... More


Feminist Dialogues on International Law: Success, Tensions, Futures

Gina Heathcote

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780199685103
eISBN:
9780191765384
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199685103.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Reflecting on recent gender law reform within international law, this book examines the nature of feminist interventions to consider what the next phase of feminist approaches to international law ... More


Coerced Women and Criminology: Looking to the Future

Charlotte Barlow

in Coercion and Women Co-Offenders: A Gendered Pathway Into Crime

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781447330981
eISBN:
9781447331025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330981.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This concluding chapter discusses the contribution to knowledge provided by this book and considers the ways in which a feminist, critical approach to understanding coercion may lead to a more ... More


Theories of care as a challenge to Weberian paradigms in social science

Joan C. Tronto

in Care Ethics and Political Theory

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198716341
eISBN:
9780191784941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716341.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter makes a large claim for theories of care: they now need to show how they offer a different analysis of social reality from more mainstream approaches in social science. The Weberian ... More


Introduction

Jill M. Bystydzienski

in Intercultural Couples: Crossing Boundaries, Negotiating Difference

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799789
eISBN:
9780814723197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799789.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This introductory chapter lays out the foundations of this book's study, by first defining several keywords used throughout the text, then by exploring previous literature regarding intergroup ... More


Law and Development, Culture and Development

Lan Cao

in Culture in Law and Development: Nurturing Positive Change

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199915231
eISBN:
9780199362936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199915231.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter focuses on international law’s relationship with culture and law and development. It gives reasons why law and development avoids critical appraisal of cultural norms. and makes the case ... More


Rebel and Martyr: The Medea of Lars von Trier 1

Annette M. Baertschi

in Ancient Greek Women in Film

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199678921
eISBN:
9780191760259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678921.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter examines Lars von Trier's early TV production Medea (1988) which was based on an unrealized script by renowned Danish filmmaker Carl Theodor Dreyer. It first situates the film within von ... More


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