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“Living Ghosts” during the Nanjing Decade

Janet Y. Chen

in Guilty of Indigence: The Urban Poor in China, 1900-1953

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691152103
eISBN:
9781400839988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691152103.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter underscores how Nationalist (GMD) assumptions about poor relief drew on the intellectual discourses that had developed in the previous decades. It begins with an overview of the ... More


Introduction

Ronald Dore

in Stock Market Capitalism: Welfare Capitalism: Japan and Germany versus the Anglo-Saxons

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199240623
eISBN:
9780191696848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199240623.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This introductory chapter first sets out the focus of the book, namely modern capitalism — a pattern of gradual change common to all industrial societies. It then discusses the financialization ... More


The Changeling’s Debt: Maria Edgeworth’s Productive Fictions

Catherine Gallagher

in Nobody's Story: The Vanishing Acts of Women Writers in the Marketplace, 1670–1820

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198182436
eISBN:
9780191673801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198182436.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter discusses the productive fictions of Maria Edgeworth. These works show Edgeworth's desire to ground them in clear and distinct general principles, which was nurtured by her strange late ... More


Productivism and beyond

Tony Fitzpatrick

in After the New Social Democracy: Social Welfare for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719064760
eISBN:
9781781700433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719064760.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses the differences between productivism and post-productivism in relation to social democracy. It shows that while post-productivism does not abandon the aims of increases in ... More


Semantics, Metasemantics, Aboutness

Ori Simchen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198792147
eISBN:
9780191837807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198792147.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

A large concern in contemporary philosophy of language after Quine is semantic indeterminacy, the worry that there is no fact of the matter as to the semantic significance of our words. This book ... More


Introduction

Tony Fitzpatrick

in After the New Social Democracy: Social Welfare for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719064760
eISBN:
9781781700433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719064760.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume, which is about the new social democracy (NSD) and about imagining a social democratic future that diverts from the NSD. It examines how ... More


Journeying to death: Paul Gilroy's The Black Atlantic

Laura Chrisman

in Postcolonial Contraventions: Cultural Readings of Race, Imperialism and Transnationalism

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719058271
eISBN:
9781781700136
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719058271.003.0005
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter emphasizes Paul Gilroy's The Black Atlantic, which reveals that a culture is not specifically African, American, Caribbean or British, but all of these at once, a black Atlantic culture ... More


Conclusion—Companion Planting: The Crucible of GM Crops, Global Processes, and Social Movements

Pablo Lapegna

in Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190215132
eISBN:
9780190215170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215132.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The conclusion returns to the puzzle of mobilization/demobilization posed in the introduction and answers it by discussing the links between institutional politics and social movements, and the ... More


Metasemantics and Semantic Ascent

Ori Simchen

in Semantics, Metasemantics, Aboutness

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198792147
eISBN:
9780191837807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198792147.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter introduces and discusses the contrast between the two general approaches to metasemantics: those of productivism and interpretationism. While the contrast is reasonably intuitively clear ... More


The Case of Singular Reference

Ori Simchen

in Semantics, Metasemantics, Aboutness

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198792147
eISBN:
9780191837807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198792147.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

Focusing on a version of metasemantic interpretationism developed by Lewis and his followers—known as “reference magnetism”—this chapter presents a novel argument to the conclusion that ... More


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