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The Difficulties with Conferring Rights on Shareholders to Litigate

Arad Reisberg

in Derivative Actions and Corporate Governance

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199204892
eISBN:
9780191709487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199204892.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter inquires into the particular difficulties minority shareholders face where they seek redress against wrongdoing directors. Section 3.2 discusses these problems and Section 3.3 outlines ... More


Multi-level Governance and European Union Regional Policy

IAN BACHE

in Multi-level Governance

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199259250
eISBN:
9780191600968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199259259.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Ian Bache considers the utility of multi‐level governance in relation to the implementation of EU regional policy. This chapter provides an examination of multi‐level governance on its ‘own ground’: ... More


Conducting Large-Scale Population-Based Survey Research

Jorge Delva, Paula Allen-Meares, and Sandra L. Momper

in Cross-Cultural Research

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195382501
eISBN:
9780199777419
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195382501.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter illustrates the conduct of population-based studies by describing the implementation of a large school-based survey of substance use in several Central American countries. The project's ... More


Scientists Are Human: Implicit Cognition and Researcher Conflict of Interest

Anthony G. Greenwald

in Psychology of Science: Implicit and Explicit Processes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199753628
eISBN:
9780199950027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753628.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Scientists have conflicts of interest that, operating outside of awareness, cause them to inappropriately favor their preferred theories and disfavor competitors' theories. These conflicts of ... More


Holding the Line: Policing the Open Border

Patrick Major

in Behind the Berlin Wall: East Germany and the Frontiers of Power

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199243280
eISBN:
9780191714061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243280.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Turns to the counter‐measures to the open border in the fifties, adopted by East German authorities forced to walk a tightrope between repression and liberalization, either of which could accelerate ... More


Making the News Popular: Mobilizing U.S. News Audiences

Anthony M. Nadler

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040146
eISBN:
9780252098345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040146.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The professional judgment of gatekeepers defined the American news agenda for decades. This book examines how subsequent events brought on a post-professional period that opened the door for ... More


Conclusion

Charli Carpenter

in Lost Causes: Agenda Vetting in Global Issue Networks and the Shaping of Human Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801448850
eISBN:
9780801470363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801448850.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This concluding chapter argues that the three cases showcased in previous chapters demonstrate that gatekeeper adoption matters, usually occurs after a period of agenda vetting and often doesn't ... More


And the Deaths Go On…

Ananda Rose

in Showdown in the Sonoran Desert: Religion, Law, and the Immigration Controversy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199890934
eISBN:
9780199949793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199890934.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This concluding chapter discusses the fingerpointing going on in southern Arizona concerning the thousands of migrant deaths that have occurred in the wake of heightened federal border enforcement ... More


Gatekeeper Failure and Reform: The Challenge of Fashioning Relevant Reforms

John C. Coffee

in Corporate Governance in Context: Corporations, States, and Markets in Europe, Japan, and the US

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199290703
eISBN:
9780191700576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199290703.003.0030
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter focuses on an alternative explanation for the wave of accounting and financial reporting irregularities that surfaced in 2001–2002: namely, that the gatekeepers failed. That is, the ... More


Social Media—The New Dinner Table?

Jason Gainous and Kevin M. Wagner

in Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199965076
eISBN:
9780199350476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965076.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter lays the predicate for the measures and models in this book. This chapter reviews the growth and impact of the Internet and online social media on the American political system. The ... More


Congress 2.0—Who’s Tweeting?

Jason Gainous and Kevin M. Wagner

in Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199965076
eISBN:
9780199350476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965076.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter explores the use of Twitter in campaigns and measures the ways members of the US Congress and challengers used social media in the 2010 election. The chapter explains and defines the use ... More


Congress 2.0—Controlling the Flow of Information

Jason Gainous and Kevin M. Wagner

in Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199965076
eISBN:
9780199350476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965076.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter illustrates how social media supplies a paradigm-changing element to the American political system by bypassing the traditional media and allowing the political actors greater control ... More


Public Opinion 2.0—The Direct Conduit

Jason Gainous and Kevin M. Wagner

in Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199965076
eISBN:
9780199350476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965076.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter presents an in-depth exploration of the attitudinal implications of the use of online social media. Working from the premise that politicians are able to circumvent traditional ... More


Introduction

Bogusia Temple and Rhetta Moran

in Doing research with refugees: Issues and guidelines

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345981
eISBN:
9781447302131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345981.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter introduces readers to the main topic of this book, which is including refugees in research. It examines the policy background regarding asylum and immigration, and moves on to a ... More


Home/lessness as an indicator of integration: interviewing refugees about the meaning of home and accommodation1

Priya Kissoon

in Doing research with refugees: Issues and guidelines

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345981
eISBN:
9781447302131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345981.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter determines how qualitative methods can be used to study the processual notion of integration with the notion of home. This would help in understanding how the refugees interpret their ... More


A Network Theory of Advocacy “Gatekeeper” Decision Making

Charli Carpenter

in Lost Causes: Agenda Vetting in Global Issue Networks and the Shaping of Human Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801448850
eISBN:
9780801470363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801448850.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter contains findings from focus group discussions about why some issues gain attention within the so-called network of networks, and why others do not. It also compares the narratives ... More


“You Harm, You Help”: Pitching Collateral Damage Control to Human Security Gatekeepers

Charli Carpenter

in Lost Causes: Agenda Vetting in Global Issue Networks and the Shaping of Human Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801448850
eISBN:
9780801470363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801448850.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter tracks an emerging advocacy by the Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC) in favor of a right to compensation for civilians harmed by legitimate military operations. The story ... More


Do you remember revolution?

Phil Edwards

in More Work! Less Pay!': Rebellion and Repression in Italy, 1972-77

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719078736
eISBN:
9781781702192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078736.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter analyses the effects of the Partito Comunista Italiano's (PCI) negative engagement with the mass movements for the party itself as well as the movements. The history of the 1972–7 cycle ... More


Instructions to Disregard and to Limit Use

Michael J. Saks and Barbara A. Spellman

in The Psychological Foundations of Evidence Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479880041
eISBN:
9780814768785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479880041.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The problem of exposure to information that shouldn’t be considered when making a decision comes up in many guises for both jurors and judges. In balancing justice and expedience, the law sometimes ... More


Meaning

Onnig H. Dombalagian

in Chasing the Tape: Information Law and Policy in Capital Markets

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028622
eISBN:
9780262324298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028622.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter discusses regulatory approaches to overseeing the activities of intermediaries who impart higher orders of meaning onto information flows, such as exchanges, underwriters, auditors, ... More


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