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Conclusion: Knowing Muslim Youth

Linda Herrera and Asef Bayat

in Being Young and Muslim: New Cultural Politics in the Global South and North

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195369212
eISBN:
9780199871179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369212.003.0022
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Islam

The current prevailing youth research articulates the “question of youth,” and Muslim youth in particular, as both a problem and an opportunity—problems associated with youth radicalism, disruption, ... More


Top-Down Versus Bottom-Up Processing of Biological Motion

Ian M. Thornton

in People Watching: Social, Perceptual, and Neurophysiological Studies of Body Perception

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195393705
eISBN:
9780199979271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393705.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

While the visual perception of biological motion is traditionally thought to rely on top-down or stimulus-driven processes that operate locally over space and time, this chapter reviews evidence ... More


An Introduction to Informal International Lawmaking

Joost Pauwelyn, Ramses A Wessel, and Jan Wouters

in Informal International Lawmaking

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199658589
eISBN:
9780191742248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658589.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This Introduction states the main objective of this book, which is to draw attention to a phenomenon that is omnipresent in global governance, something that seems largely neglected by international ... More


The Design of Competition Law Institutions: Global Norms, Local Choices

Eleanor M Fox and Michael J Trebilcock (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199670048
eISBN:
9780191744341
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670048.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law, Public International Law

Competition (or antitrust) law is national law. More than 120 jurisdictions have adopted their own competition law. Is there a need for convergence of the competition law systems of the world? Much ... More


Non-State Actors in Global Crime Governance

Anja P. Jakobi

in Common Goods and Evils?: The Formation of Global Crime Governance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199674602
eISBN:
9780191752452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674602.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter analyzes the different roles of non-state actors in global crime governance. The chapter starts by elaborating on the complexity of global crime governance, which makes the involvement ... More


Sexual Rights: Inventing a Concept, Mapping an International Practice

Richard Parker, Regina Maria Barbosa, and Peter Aggleton

in Framing the Sexual Subject: The Politics of Gender, Sexuality, and Power

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520218369
eISBN:
9780520922754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520218369.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter addresses some questions that are related to global political processes and struggles for reproductive and sexual rights. It argues that sexual rights can be described as the newest ... More


Cultural Differences in Procedural Knowledge and Their Impact on Consumer Behavior

Robert S. Wyer

in Handbook of Culture and Consumer Behavior

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199388516
eISBN:
9780190228347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199388516.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Knowledge of cultural differences in consumer judgment and making decision is increasingly important for understanding communication and advertising effectiveness in the expanding global marketplace. ... More


Global America?: The Cultural Consequences of Globalization

Ulrich Beck, Nathan Sznaider, and Rainer Winter (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239185
eISBN:
9781846313219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313219
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Many contemporary issues cannot be readily or fully understood at the level of the nation state and the concept of globalization is used to develop understanding through the analysis of global ... More


A Mondo in Clinical Neurology

James H. Austin

in Living Zen Remindfully: Retraining Subconscious Awareness

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262035088
eISBN:
9780262336475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035088.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter focuses on the complex neural mechanisms involved in simultanagnosia (included in Balint’s Syndrome). It discusses focal processing and global processing with reference to the functions ... More


Memphis and the Paradox of Place: Globalization in the American South

Wanda Rushing

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832998
eISBN:
9781469605548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895610_rushing
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Celebrated as the home of the blues and the birthplace of rock and roll, Memphis, Tennessee, is where Elvis Presley, B. B. King, Johnny Cash, and other musical legends got their starts. It is also a ... More


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