## Gamma-Convergence for Beginners

*Andrea Braides*

- Published in print:
- 2002
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198507840
- eISBN:
- 9780191709890
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507840.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This book introduces the main concepts of the theory of De Giorgi's Gamma-convergence and gives a description of its main applications to the study of asymptotic variational problems. The content is ... More

## SOME HOMOGENIZATION PROBLEMS

*Andrea Braides*

### in Gamma-Convergence for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2002
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198507840
- eISBN:
- 9780191709890
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507840.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Homogenization problems for a general class of integrals are solved by a direct approach. Different homogenization formulas are given, both in an asymptotic form and as a cell problem (in the convex ... More

## Europeanization and the Persistence of Administrative Systems

*Edward C. Page*

### in Governing Europe

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780199250158
- eISBN:
- 9780191599439
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199250154.003.0010
- Subject:
- Political Science, European Union

Europeanization represents something of a paradox: at one level it is impossible to argue that the state has not been ‘Europeanized’ to some degree in various sectors; and on the other hand, there is ... More

## Pragmatism Against Morality: Ethnicity in the Aztec Empire

*R. D. Grillo*

### in Pluralism and the Politics of Difference: State, Culture, and Ethnicity in Comparative Perspective

- Published in print:
- 1998
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780198294269
- eISBN:
- 9780191599378
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0198294263.003.0003
- Subject:
- Political Science, Political Theory

In Mesoamerica, conquest, predatory or segmentary expansion, and migration frequently brought together heterogeneous social, cultural, and linguistic populations under a single ruler. In the Aztec ... More

## BETWEEN STATE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: EUROPEAN CONTEXTS FOR EDUCATION

*Joseph Dunne*

### in Citizenship and Education in Liberal-Democratic Societies: Teaching for Cosmopolitan Values and Collective Identities

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- January 2005
- ISBN:
- 9780199253661
- eISBN:
- 9780191601972
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199253668.003.0005
- Subject:
- Political Science, Political Theory

Joseph Dunne’s essay begins by examining the ways in which schooling in modern liberal–democratic societies tend to function as the agent of cultural homogenization and alienation, and thus block ... More

## The Global, the Local, and the Disembedded

*Chrisanthi Avgerou*

### in Information Systems and Global Diversity

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780199263424
- eISBN:
- 9780191714252
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199263424.003.0005
- Subject:
- Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter traces the root of diversity confronting information systems innovation in the unfolding processes of globalization. It starts from the concept of globalization as the shrinking of time ... More

## Stochastic Homogenization and Energy of Infinite Sets of Points

*Xavier Blanc*

### in Analysis and Stochastics of Growth Processes and Interface Models

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- September 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199239252
- eISBN:
- 9780191716911
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239252.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics, Analysis

This chapter presents, in a synthetic way, a series of recent works by X. Blanc, C. Le Bris, and P-L. Lions on homogenization of an elliptic partial differential equation under certain periodic or ... More

## INTRODUCTION

*Andrea Braides*

### in Gamma-Convergence for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2002
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198507840
- eISBN:
- 9780191709890
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507840.003.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

The idea of a variational convergence is introduced as an equality of upper and lower bounds for families of variational problems. Examples are given that illustrate some of the main applications of ... More

## *SOME COMMENTS ON VECTORIAL PROBLEMS

*Andrea Braides*

### in Gamma-Convergence for Beginners

- Published in print:
- 2002
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198507840
- eISBN:
- 9780191709890
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507840.003.0013
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter shows that some notions used in a one-dimensional setting can be extended to higher dimensions and vector problems if properly modified. In particular, convexity requirements for lower ... More

## The Plan for the Homogenization of Anatolia

*Taner Akçam*

### in The Young Turks' Crime against Humanity: The Armenian Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing in the Ottoman Empire

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691153339
- eISBN:
- 9781400841844
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691153339.003.0002
- Subject:
- History, Middle East History

This chapter explores the fundamental characteristics of the overall plan for the “homogenization” of Anatolia. Having initially devised and implemented a plan before the First World War to free ... More