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Origins

Hidemi Suganami

in On the Causes of War

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273387
eISBN:
9780191684043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273387.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Kenneth Waltz, one of the most influential theorists of international relations, and of war in particular, has paid very little attention to the variety of ways in which war comes about. His main ... More


The Government Next Door: Neighborhood Politics in Urban China

Luigi Tomba

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452826
eISBN:
9780801455209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452826.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Chinese residential communities are places of intense governing and an arena of active political engagement between state and society. This book investigates how the goals of a government ... More


Does Local Government Matter?: How Urban Policies Shape Civic Engagement

Elaine B. Sharp

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677085
eISBN:
9781452947976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677085.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Until recently, policy evaluation has mostly meant assessing whether government programs raise reading levels, decrease teen pregnancy rates, improve air quality levels, lower drunk-driving rates, or ... More


Water Resources

Ramprasad Sengupta

in Ecological Limits and Economic Development

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780198081654
eISBN:
9780199082407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081654.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The chapter discusses the resource balance between the demand and availability of water – a critical resource for agriculture and livelihood security – in global as well as Indian context. The data ... More


Subversive citizens: Power, agency and resistance in public services

Marian Barnes and David Prior (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422088
eISBN:
9781447303619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422088.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Many of the recent reforms in public services in the UK have been driven by the image of the ‘responsible citizen’ – the service user who not only has rights to receive services but also has ... More


Pluralist Democracy and Judicial Review

in Free Expression and Democracy in America: A History

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226240664
eISBN:
9780226240749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226240749.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

As the nation emerged from World War I, the Supreme Court as well as the rest of the federal judiciary still exercised the power of judicial review in accordance with republican democracy. Courts ... More


Introduction: Sumner's Conjecture

in Us Against Them: Ethnocentric Foundations of American Opinion

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226435701
eISBN:
9780226435725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226435725.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about the role of ethnocentrism in contemporary American public opinion, and explains that although ethnocentrism is an ancient ... More


Applying <i>Bivens</i> to Conduct Outside the United States

James E. Pfander

in Constitutional Torts and the War on Terror

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190495282
eISBN:
9780190495312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495282.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

This chapter explores the legal doubts that stem from the proposed extraterritorial application of U.S. law, doubts to which a number of federal courts have given voice in declining to adjudicate ... More


Political Conflict in America: Over What?

Mark D. Brewer and Jeffrey M. Stonecash

in Polarization and the Politics of Personal Responsibility

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780190239817
eISBN:
9780190239848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190239817.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Polarization is growing. While demographics are seen as important, this book argues that the fundamental political conflict in America is over how much individuals can and should be held responsible ... More


Marketization, Social Protection, Emancipation: Toward a Neo-Polanyian Conception of Capitalist Crisis

Nancy Fraser

in Business as Usual: The Roots of the Global Financial Meltdown

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772775
eISBN:
9780814723555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772775.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter introduces a “neo-Polanyian” conception of capitalist crisis, by drawing from and engaging with Karl Polanyi's framework. Polanyi had described a “double movement” by which societies ... More


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