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Recess Battles: Playing, Fighting, and Storytelling

Anna R. Beresin

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737394
eISBN:
9781621036654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737394.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

As children wrestle with culture through their games, recess itself has become a battleground for the control of children’s time. Based on dozens of interviews and the observation of over a thousand ... More


The Role of Recess in Primary School

ANTHONY D. PELLEGRINI and ROBYN M. HOLMES

in Play = Learning: How Play Motivates and Enhances Children's Cognitive and Social-Emotional Growth

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195304381
eISBN:
9780199894321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304381.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

Children's opportunities for free time (in the form of recess) and corresponding opportunities to interact with their peers have been eliminated or diminished in many school systems across the United ... More


Violence as “The Recess Problem”

Anna R. Beresin

in Recess Battles: Playing, Fighting, and Storytelling

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737394
eISBN:
9781621036654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737394.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter explores the school yard violence occurring during recess breaks of grade school students. It points out that according to children, ending the recess is the hardest part of the day. It ... More


Conclusion: Wrestling with the School Yard

Anna R. Beresin

in Recess Battles: Playing, Fighting, and Storytelling

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737394
eISBN:
9781621036654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737394.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the problem that adults have difficulty in seeing the positive things that play can offer to children. It argues that adults often see the playground as chaotic, but they fail ... More


Patterns of Incubation Behavior in Northern Bobwhites

Jonathan S. Burnam, Gretchen Turner, Susan N. Ellis-Felege, William E. Palmer, D. Clay Sisson, and John P. Carroll

in Video Surveillance of Nesting Birds

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780520273139
eISBN:
9780520954090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273139.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

Patterns of incubation and nesting behavior for many bird species have been difficult to observe due to logistical limitations. We assessed nest attendance patterns of northern bobwhites using ... More


Evolving Fiscal Foundations, <i>c</i>.1650–1730

William D. Godsey

in The Sinews of Habsburg Power: Lower Austria in a Fiscal-Military State 1650-1820

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198809395
eISBN:
9780191846793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809395.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines how the exigencies of decades-long Habsburg rivalry with the Ottoman empire and France affected provincial revenue, fiscal practices, and flows of money. Special attention is ... More


Bare, Ruined Quires: Gothic Nostalgia and the Reformation

Alison Milbank

in God & the Gothic: Religion, Romance, & Reality in the English Literary Tradition

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198824466
eISBN:
9780191863257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824466.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

Chapter 2 examines an antiquarian nostalgia for the monastic and Catholic past, equally characteristic of the aftermaths of the Reformation and the Gothic, which represents a loss of the numinous, of ... More


The Modern Agency: Structure and Appointments

Marshall J. Breger and Gary J. Edles

in Independent Agencies in the United States: Law, Structure, and Politics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199812127
eISBN:
9780199350780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199812127.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The President’s authority to appoint members of independent agencies is his most significant power to control the agency’s regulatory agenda. As a consequence, Congress has often pushed back against ... More


So What, Precisely, Does One Get, as a Constitutional Matter, Upon Being Elected President?

Sanford Levinson

in Framed: America's 51 Constitutions and the Crisis of Governance

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199890750
eISBN:
9780190260088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199890750.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter focuses on presidential powers and duties as chief executive according to Article II of the U.S. Constitution. It begins with an overview of executive power “vested in a president of the ... More


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