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The Context of Conservative Discussions of Colonial Policy

PHILIP MURPHY

in Party Politics and Decolonization: The Conservative Party and British Colonial Policy in Tropical Africa 1951-1964

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205050
eISBN:
9780191676475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205050.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This chapter examines those groups which existed to promote the discussion of colonial affairs inside the Tory party and considers the degree of control which the party leadership was able to exert ... More


Designing And Conducting Focus Group Research

Monique M. Hennink

in Understanding Focus Group Discussions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199856169
eISBN:
9780190256111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199856169.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter provides guidance on planning and conducting focus group discussions. It describes tasks in preparing for focus group research, such as training the field team, recruiting participants, ... More


Understanding Focus Group Discussions

Monique M. Hennink

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199856169
eISBN:
9780190256111
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199856169.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This book addresses the challenges associated with conducting and writing focus group research. It provides detailed guidance on the practical and theoretical considerations in conducting focus group ... More


Introducing Focus Group Discussions

Monique M. Hennink

in Understanding Focus Group Discussions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199856169
eISBN:
9780190256111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199856169.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This introductory chapter begins with a definition of a focus group discussion including several characteristics that distinguish this research method. It then describes the development and various ... More


Politics, Fellowship, and Romance: Clementina Black and the Culture of Socialism in 1880s London

Ruth Livesey

in Socialism, Sex, and the Culture of Aestheticism in Britain, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263983
eISBN:
9780191734731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263983.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the lives and writings of three sisters, each of whom responded to Morris's works with enthusiasm: Grace, Constance (Garnett), and Clementina Black. It explores the rhetoric of ... More


Social Learning: A Route to Good Cue Orders

Rocio Garcia-Retamero, Masanori Takezawa, Jan K. Woike, and Gerd Gigerenzer

in Simple Heuristics in a Social World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195388435
eISBN:
9780199950089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388435.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Inferences are often based on uncertain cues, and the accuracy of such inferences depends on the order in which the cues are searched. Previous experimental and theoretical research has shown that ... More


Young people and mental health: when ICT becomes a tool of participation in public health in Finland

Granholm Camilla

in Youth participation in Europe: Beyond discourses, practices and realities

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447300182
eISBN:
9781447307792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300182.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter gives an insight in how participation through ICT and particularly the Internet can and is used for maintaining and promoting mental well-being by young people in Finland. The focus is ... More


Morality, Ideology, and Interest

in Citizen Speak: The Democratic Imagination in American Life

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226660790
eISBN:
9780226660783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226660783.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter considers another dimension of the democratic imagination: the logical standards citizens use to evaluate situations. It argues that the most important elements defining how a group ... More


Justice as Interpersonal

Mona Sue Weissmark

in Justice Matters: Legacies of the Holocaust and World War II

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195157574
eISBN:
9780199848485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195157574.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter describes the first meeting of Nazis' children and the children of Holocaust survivors through group discussions sponsored by the Harvard ... More


“I Think They’re Looking for a Skinny Chick!”: Girls and Boys Consuming Racialized Beauty

Oneka LaBennett

in She's Mad Real: Popular Culture and West Indian Girls in Brooklyn

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814752470
eISBN:
9780814765289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814752470.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter analyzes the teens' conceptualizations of racial identity, obesity, body image, and gendered definitions of beauty as they surface in a group conversation about a popular television ... More


Resolving Community Conflicts and Problems: Public Deliberation and Sustained Dialogue

Roger Lohmann and Jon Van Til (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151689
eISBN:
9780231525282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151689.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Public deliberation and group discussion can strengthen the foundations of civil society, even when the groups engaged in debate share a history of animosity. Scholars have begun to study the ... More


Introduction: So they say we have Schizophrenia

Rachel Miller and Susan E. Mason

in Diagnosis: Schizophrenia, Second Edition, second edition: A Comprehensive Resource for Consumers, Families, and Helping Professionals

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150415
eISBN:
9780231521024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150415.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This introductory chapter details the genesis of this book, through the collaborative efforts of recovering schizophrenia patients as well as the medical experts and social workers that assisted them ... More


Dinner with Democracy

Cynthia Farrar

in Democratic Vistas: Reflections on the Life of American Democracy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300102567
eISBN:
9780300130485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300102567.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

In the course of the Yale Tercentennial DeVane Lectures, the author of this chapter led a weekly discussion group made up of members of the New Haven community, who shared their responses to the ... More


Shaming People in Poverty: Attitudes and Actions1

Robert Walker

in The Shame of Poverty

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199684823
eISBN:
9780191765117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684823.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

People in poverty say that they are made to feel ashamed by other people and in their dealings with institutions. This chapter explores these claims by means of discussions with the more affluent ... 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


Booking It beyond the Big House

Jean Trounstine

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0087
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Changing Lives Through Literature (CLTL), a program originally for male probationers, was the 1991 brainchild of Judge Robert Kane and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth professor Robert Waxler. ... More


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