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Financial Governance in the Neo-liberal Era

Gary Dymski

in Managing Financial Risks: From Global to Local

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199557431
eISBN:
9780191721687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199557431.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter assesses the governance problems associated with the macrostructural changes that have been at work in global financial markets since the dawn of the neoliberal era — that is, since the ... More


Three Words from the Thesaurus: Negro, Sex, and Tolerance

Werner Hüllen

in Networks and Knowledge in Roget's Thesaurus

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199553235
eISBN:
9780191720352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553235.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Lexicography

Obviously, any collection of words meant for general use mirrors the world at the time when the words were culled. Using the lexemes ‘Negro’, ‘sex’, and ‘tolerance’ and related items, concrete ... More


Wilkins and Roget Meet. An Experiment in Thought

Werner Hüllen

in Networks and Knowledge in Roget's Thesaurus

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199553235
eISBN:
9780191720352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553235.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Lexicography

By way of a kind of linguistic game, one of the ‘Tables’ of John Wilkins' treatment of a universal language is arranged à la Roget, and one of the entry chapters of Roget's Thesaurus is arranged à la ... More


On Background Knowledge and Seriality

Werner Hüllen

in Networks and Knowledge in Roget's Thesaurus

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199553235
eISBN:
9780191720352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553235.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Lexicography

Obviously, the human mind stores words in series. A typology of such is set up: strict seriality, natural seriality, script seriality, schematic seriality, semantic fields, frames, prototypical ... More


“Go for Your Guns”: Narrative Syntax and Musical Functions in the TV Western

Ron Rodman

in Tuning In: American Narrative Television Music

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195340242
eISBN:
9780199863778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340242.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

This chapter investigates the role of music as a narrative agent, or actant, through a diachronic analysis of narrative cue music in an episode of the television western The Rifleman (1957–1963; ... More


The Editorial Concept

David Trobisch

in The First Edition of the New Testament

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195112405
eISBN:
9780199848898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195112405.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

An anthology's final redaction would always indicate a particular editorial concept. Editors would want the readers to reflect on the particular clues provided within a redactional structure, ... More


Roget’s Thesaurus: A Topical Dictionary of Synonyms

Werner Hüllen

in A History of Roget's Thesaurus: Origins, Development, and Design

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199254729
eISBN:
9780191719868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199254729.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

This chapter analyses Roget’s Thesaurus as a topical dictionary of synonyms based on the usual lexicographical concepts of macrostructure, microstructure, and pragmatic structures. The preface of the ... More


Principles of Efficient Wiring

Peter Sterling

in Principles of Neural Design

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262028707
eISBN:
9780262327312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028707.003.0013
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

Neural design is constrained by the substantial and irreducible resistance of neuronal cytoplasm. High resistance prevents neural wires from being any finer than they are, and it prevents local ... More


Writing Up the Research Findings

Svend Brinkmann

in Qualitative Interviewing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199861392
eISBN:
9780190256135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199861392.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter discusses different theoretical and practical tools which are meant to assist researchers in writing up their findings. It first deals with the problem of how to reduce a large amount of ... More


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