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Integral Pluralism: Beyond Culture Wars

Fred Dallmayr

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125718
eISBN:
9780813135397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125718.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In addition to war, terrorism, and unchecked military violence, modernity is also subject to less visible but no less venomous conflicts. Global in nature, these “culture wars” exacerbate the ... More


The Gorbachev Factor

Archie Brown

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780192880529
eISBN:
9780191598876
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0192880527.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This is an analysis of how fundamental change came about in the Soviet Union and of the part played by political leadership. In its most general aspect, it is a contribution to the literature on ... More


Rescaling the State and the Pluralization of Marxism

Philip G. Cerny

in Rethinking World Politics: A Theory of Transnational Neopluralism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199733699
eISBN:
9780199776740
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199733699.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter looks at recent developments in neo-Marxist theory, especially those varieties of Marxism that have, intentionally or inadvertently, introduced more pluralistic or neopluralistic factors ... More


Reflexive Democracy

Pierre Rosanvallon

in Democratic Legitimacy: Impartiality, Reflexivity, Proximity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691149486
eISBN:
9781400838745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691149486.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses reflexive democracy, which is democracy's attempt to correct and compensate for three flawed assumptions, thus giving rise to a “generality of multiplication.” In contrast to ... More


Integral Pluralism: Holism and Difference

Fred Dallmayr

in Integral Pluralism: Beyond Culture Wars

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125718
eISBN:
9780813135397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125718.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The world was conceived as “cosmos”: an appealingly structured ensemble endowed with internal coherence and a high degree of intelligibility. In the social and political domain, the same assumption ... More


Deformalization of Law-Ascertainment in Contemporary Theory of the Sources of International Law

d'Aspremont Jean

in Formalism and the Sources of International Law: A Theory of the Ascertainment of Legal Rules

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199696314
eISBN:
9780191732201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696314.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter recalls that it is not a coincidence that the growing abandonment of formal law-identification criteria in the international legal scholarship has taken place against the backdrop of the ... More


Concluding Remarks: Ascertaining International Legal Rules in the Future

d'Aspremont Jean

in Formalism and the Sources of International Law: A Theory of the Ascertainment of Legal Rules

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199696314
eISBN:
9780191732201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696314.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

After recalling the gist of the argument made in previous chapter, this short final chapter discusses the relevance of the theory of rule-ascertainment put forward in the book for the new forms of ... More


Religion and Modernity: An International Comparison

Detlef Pollack and Gergely Rosta

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198801665
eISBN:
9780191840302
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198801665.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book focuses on two issues. First, it describes how the social significance of religion in its various facets has changed in modern societies. Second, it explains what factors and conditions ... More


Love's Multiplicity: Jeong and Spivak's Notes toward Planetary Love

W. ANNE JOH

in Planetary Loves: Spivak, Postcoloniality, and Theology

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823233250
eISBN:
9780823240487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823233250.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter offers perspectives on love using the Korean concept of jeong. While Spivak is not writing explicitly about jeong, it suggests that jeong can be employed ... More


Multiple worlds

Don Randall

in David Malouf

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719068324
eISBN:
9781781701140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719068324.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter analyses Fly Away Peter and Harland's Half Acre, which bring Malouf into focus as a writer of multiple-worlds fictions. In Fly Away Peter, the pluralisation of the fictional world gives ... More


Culture and Economy

Vanessa Lemm

in Nietzsche's Animal Philosophy: Culture, Politics, and the Animality of the Human Being

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823230273
eISBN:
9780823235469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823230273.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines the possibility of overcoming domination by differentiating between two different economic approaches to the animality of the human being which ... More


Challenging the myth of ‘Minority White Cities’

Nissa Finney and Ludi Simpson

in 'Sleepwalking to segregation'?: Challenging myths about race and migration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420084
eISBN:
9781447303367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420084.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter addresses fears that cities are becoming minority white. It questions why there is such fascination with this demographic ‘landmark’ and presents the best available evidence about the ... More


Individual and societal secularisation in France and England

Brian Sudlow

in Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter attempts to synthesise some of the most common accounts of the history of secularisation in France and England during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It provides an ... More


On the mass/count distinction in Ojibwe

Eric Mathieu

in Count and Mass Across Languages

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654277
eISBN:
9780191746048
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654277.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Syntax and Morphology

While it is common in the literature to find claims that Algonquian languages do not have a grammatical mass/count distinction (because many nouns, and according to some authors, all nouns can be ... More


Biocultural Community Protocols: Towards a Pluralism of Property

Sanjay Kabir Bavikatte

in Stewarding The Earth: Rethinking Property and the Emergence of Biocultural Rights

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198098669
eISBN:
9780199083046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198098669.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This concluding chapter explores how communities have slowly begun to innovate with legal instruments like trusts and biocultural community protocols to secure their biocultural rights. The chapter ... More


Sensate Democracy and Grievable Life

Fiona Jenkins

in Butler and Ethics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780748678846
eISBN:
9781474412438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748678846.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter argues for a political reading of Judith Butler’s work on ‘ungrievable life’ over against readings that ascribe to Butler a ‘universal humanist ethics of lamentation’, one that offers a ... More


Oligopoly Dynamics: China and Beyond

Fenggang Yang

in Religion in China: Survival and Revival under Communist Rule

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199735655
eISBN:
9780199918591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735655.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Empirical evidence shows that the most common type of religion-state relations in the world today is neither religious pluralism nor religious monopoly, but religious oligopoly, where not a single ... More


A Cultural Evolution: The Development of China's Anns-Control and Nonproliferation Community

in Reluctant Restraint: The Evolution of China's Nonproliferation Policies and Practices, 1980-2004

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755528
eISBN:
9780804768245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755528.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the evolution of China's community of arms control and nonproliferation experts, and the U.S. role in that process. The expansion and pluralization of arms control community in ... More


Sacred Archipelagos: Spaces of Secularization

Justin G. Wilford

in Sacred Subdivisions: The Postsuburban Transformation of American Evangelicalism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814725351
eISBN:
9780814708309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814725351.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter states how the secularization theory may not explain or predict an absolute decline in religiosity. Instead, it is a set of descriptions of how Western societal differentiation and ... More


Charting the Evolution of Collaborative Crime Control

Russell Brewer

in Policing the Waterfront: Networks, Partnerships, and the Governance of Port Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199687367
eISBN:
9780191783012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687367.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

Chapter 2 canvasses the debates surrounding the increasingly pluralised crime control landscape of Western democratic states. In particular, it explores the role of private actors in controlling ... More


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