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The Institutionalization of European Space

Alec Stone Sweet, Neil Fligstein, and Wayne Sandholtz

in The Institutionalization of Europe

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199247967
eISBN:
9780191601088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924796X.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This introductory chapter starts by summarizing the main conclusions of the earlier companion volume (European Integration and Supranational Governance), and describes the current volume as focusing ... More


Rational Action, Political Space, and Historical Reality

Colin Crouch

in Industrial Relations and European State Traditions

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198279747
eISBN:
9780191599019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198279744.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Theoretical arguments developed in the previous chapter are related to the concept of political space and the role of the state in Western European experience.


Politics: The Parliamentary Model

John McCormick

in Europeanism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199556212
eISBN:
9780191721830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556212.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 4 looks at the common features and qualities of politics in Europe. It opens with a discussion about political culture, and about the difficulties of defining this term, and then of ... More


Re-Placing the state

Annabel S. Brett

in Changes of State: Nature and the Limits of the City in Early Modern Natural Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141930
eISBN:
9781400838622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141930.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This concluding chapter addresses the issue of the place of the city directly, and discusses the broader implications of place in relation to the metaphysics of human agency. As the space of physical ... More


The Field and the Forge: Population, Production, and Power in the Pre-industrial West

John Landers

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199279579
eISBN:
9780191719448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199279579.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History, Economic History

This book offers a new approach to the pre-industrial past in Europe and the Mediterranean basin from the Roman Republic to the fall of Napoleon. It takes as its starting point E. A. Wrigley’s ... More


On the threshold of the state

Annabel S. Brett

in Changes of State: Nature and the Limits of the City in Early Modern Natural Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141930
eISBN:
9781400838622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141930.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This introductory chapter provides a background of the conflicted relationship between nature and the city—the fraught intersection of the political and the natural world—in the natural law discourse ... More


Locality

Annabel S. Brett

in Changes of State: Nature and the Limits of the City in Early Modern Natural Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141930
eISBN:
9781400838622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141930.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter looks at the limits of obligation in another context, that of subjects travelling from one commonwealth to another. Like the body of the subject, the physical movement of the traveler ... More


An Overview

Colin Crouch

in Industrial Relations and European State Traditions

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198279747
eISBN:
9780191599019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198279744.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The overall trajectory of developments outlined in the previous chapters, covering the whole period from 1870 to 1990, is described for all 15 countries.


National elites’ preferences on the Europeanization of policy making

José Real-Dato, Borbála Göncz, and György Lengyel

in The Europe of Elites: A Study into the Europeanness of Europe's Political and Economic Elites

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199602315
eISBN:
9780191738951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602315.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Comparative Politics

The chapter focuses on the preferences of national elites towards the Europeanization of specific policy areas as an expression of the multidimensional nature of the forces and conflicts behind the ... More


Constructing human agency

Annabel S. Brett

in Changes of State: Nature and the Limits of the City in Early Modern Natural Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141930
eISBN:
9781400838622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141930.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter argues that human agency is free agency. It is freedom, or dominium over one's own actions, which makes a human being different from all other animals; and it is the foundation of the ... More


Raising (and Razing) the Common House: Moritz and the Ideology of Commonality

Elliott Schreiber

in The Topography of Modernity: Karl Philipp Moritz and the Space of Autonomy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451782
eISBN:
9780801466014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451782.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter focuses on Moritz’s analysis of political spaces in Reisen eines Deutschen in England im Jahre 1782 (A German’s Travels in England in the Year 1782) and in his political theory in the ... More


Tahrir as a Revolutionary Political Space

Jeroen Gunning and Ilan Zvi Baron

in Why Occupy a Square?: People, Protests and Movements in the Egyptian Revolution

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199394982
eISBN:
9780190214135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199394982.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

It was the creation of a revolutionary space in the centre of Cairo that for many carried the symbolism of what the revolution aimed to achieve. Warren Magnusson has argued that political theory and ... More


Reimagining the State in a Global Space

Or Rosenboim

in The Emergence of Globalism: Visions of World Order in Britain and the United States, 1939-1950

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691168722
eISBN:
9781400885237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168722.003.0002
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines perceptions of the state in a global context, arguing that the emergence of globalism encouraged mid-century thinkers to reimagine—but not abandon—the nation-state. In ... More


The Gathering Storm

Gholam R. Afkhami

in The Life and Times of the Shah

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520253285
eISBN:
9780520942165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520253285.003.0020
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Jamshid Amouzegar was appointed prime minister on 7 August 1977. The year Amouzegar was at the helm saw a transformation in the anti-shah forces and their strategy that required political response. ... More


Introduction: A New Global Order

Or Rosenboim

in The Emergence of Globalism: Visions of World Order in Britain and the United States, 1939-1950

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691168722
eISBN:
9781400885237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168722.003.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This book examines the emergence of globalism in visions of world order in Britain and the United States during the period 1939–1950. It considers the proposals advanced by American, British, and ... More


The Biopolitics of Noise: Kafka’s “Der Bau”

Anthony Curtis Adler

in Thresholds of Listening: Sound, Technics, Space

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264377
eISBN:
9780823266784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264377.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter explores the biopolitics of noise by offering a reading of Franz Kafka's unfinished short story “The Burrow” (Der Bau). More specifically, it considers how noise becomes organized ... More


Uncivil Disobedience: CODEPINK’s Unruly Democratic Practice

Elizabeth Currans

in Marching Dykes, Liberated Sluts, and Concerned Mothers: Women Transforming Public Space

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041259
eISBN:
9780252099854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041259.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter explores CODEPINK’s combination of creativity, bravery, and successfully leveraged privilege. As part of a group comprised primarily of white, middle-class, middle-aged, able-bodied ... More


From the Inland Out: Caste Purity to Caste Modernity

in Shorelines: Space and Rights in South India

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804761468
eISBN:
9780804786850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804761468.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter turns to the agrarian interior in an effort to provide a better understanding of coastal marginality. It starts by looking at the changing definitions of inland political space that is ... More


Spaces of Suffrage

Jessica Ellen Sewell

in Women and the Everyday City: Public Space in San Francisco, 1890-1915

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816669738
eISBN:
9781452947150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816669738.003.0005
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural History

This chapter discusses how the experiences of women in public spaces encouraged women’s participation in politics, particularly with the goal of female suffrage. Public spaces were ordinarily used ... More


Contested Notions of Revolution

Jaime M. Pensado

in Rebel Mexico: Student Unrest and Authoritarian Political Culture During the Long Sixties

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786539
eISBN:
9780804787291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786539.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines student unrest and government response in the aftermath of the Cuban Revolution. It explores the impact of this defining event on the leftist student political landscape at UNAM ... More


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