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Into the Next Century

Robin Archer

in Economic Democracy: The Politics of Feasible Socialism

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198295389
eISBN:
9780191598722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198295383.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Provides a summary of the main arguments of the book and considers whether these arguments will still be tenable in the early twenty‐first century.


Olbia and the Barbarians from the First to the Fourth Century ad

V. V. KRAPIVINA

in Classical Olbia and the Scythian World: From the Sixth Century BC to the Second Century AD

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264041
eISBN:
9780191734311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264041.003.0012
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter examines Olbia during the first century to the fourth century AD. In the middle of the first century BC, Olbia was attacked by the Geto-Dacians of Burebista. Those inhabitants who ... More


Setting the Stage: Urban Christianity in Western Asia Minor

Paul B. Duff

in Who Rides the Beast?: Prophetic Rivalry and the Rhetoric of Crisis in the Churches of the Apocalypse

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195138351
eISBN:
9780199834150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019513835X.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The social world of the Roman Empire as well as the social world of first‐century Christianity and, specifically, urban Christianity are the focus of this chapter. Christians in this century spanned ... More


Jesus' Self‐Understanding

N. T. Wright

in The Incarnation: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on the Incarnation of the Son of God

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248452
eISBN:
9780191600524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248451.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Tom Wright challenges the view that no first‐century Jew could think of incarnation, let alone believe himself to be the incarnate Son of God. Wright argues that Jesus understood his own journey to ... More


Culture and Excavation

Giovanna Ceserani

in Italy's Lost Greece: Magna Graecia and the Making of Modern Archaeology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199744275
eISBN:
9780199932139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744275.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, American History: pre-Columbian BCE to 500CE

This chapter traces the study and imagining of Magna Graecia in the twentieth century, from its involvement in Italian Fascism to global developments in its post-war understanding, concluding with ... More


Introduction: The New Three-Dimensional Chess Game

Gary Hart

in The Shield and the Cloak: The Security of the Commons

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195306163
eISBN:
9780199850693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306163.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the twentieth century, national security was mostly two-dimensional. One dimension represents the United States and the other represents the world of nation-states. As of 9/11, a new third ... More


Recapitulation and Conclusion

Max H. Boisot

in Knowledge Assets: Securing Competitive Advantage in the Information Economy

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296072
eISBN:
9780191685194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296072.003.0011
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management, Organization Studies

This final chapter explores the broader implications of the analysis for strategic management of knowledge assets in the twenty-first century. In industrialized countries, this kind of management ... More


How To Talk About Videogames

Ian Bogost

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816699117
eISBN:
9781452952406
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816699117.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

More than half a century later, it’s still not clear what place videogames have in culture. Some would celebrate them as heir apparent to cinema’s throne, the art-form of the twenty-first century. ... More


The Trinity: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on the Trinity

Stephen T. Davis, Daniel Kendall SJ, and Gerald O'Collins SJ (eds)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199246120
eISBN:
9780191600531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246122.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

After the introductory survey (O’Collins), this collection moves from first‐century biblical questions (Evans, Fee, and Segal), through the classical contribution to trinitarian thought of the ... More


Building a World-Class Civil Service for Twenty-First Century India

S.K. Das

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198068662
eISBN:
9780199080465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198068662.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

India’s current bureaucracy dates back to the nineteenth century, set up by the British in 1854. It is outdated and moribund. Clearly, India needs a better civil service, one that delivers policies ... More


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