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Regulating Europe: The Commission, the Court, and the Regulation of the European Market

Mark A. Pollack

in The Engines of European Integration: Delegation, Agency, and Agenda Setting in the EU

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199251179
eISBN:
9780191600111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251177.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The ability of supranational agents such as the European Commission and Court of Justice to influence policy outcomes in the European Union varies as a function of the control mechanisms established ... More


The Corporation Under Siege: Social Movements, Regulation, Public Relations, and Tort Law since the Second World War

David B. Sicilia

in Constructing Corporate America: History, Politics, Culture

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199251902
eISBN:
9780191719059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199251902.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

This chapter examines the experiences of three US industries — chemical manufacturing, tobacco, and nuclear power — that came under political, legal, and rhetorical attack following World War II, and ... More


Introduction

Mark Freedland, Paul Craig, Catherine Jacqueson, and Nicola Kountouris

in Public Employment Services and European Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199233489
eISBN:
9780191716324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199233489.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Employment Law

This introductory chapter starts by presenting what is arguably a new and developing methodology in the study of European Law in general and social law in particular. This methodology is informed by ... More


Housing, social policy and difference: Disability, ethnicity, gender and housing

Malcolm Harrison

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861343055
eISBN:
9781447302537
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861343055.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Issues of ‘difference’ are on the agenda right across the social sciences, and are encountered daily by practitioners in policy fields. A central question is how the welfare state and its ... More


CSR: A New Form of Social Regulation for Labour Relations within Transnational Companies

André Sobczak

in The Responsible Corporation in a Global Economy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199592173
eISBN:
9780191729058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592173.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

Labour relations have not been labelled as CSR research because the latter tends to focus on the voluntary initiatives of corporations, and little has been written about the articulation between ... More


Social Neuroscience: Toward Understanding the Underpinnings of the Social Mind

Alexander Todorov, Susan Fiske, and Deborah Prentice (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195316872
eISBN:
9780199893324
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195316872.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The field of social cognitive neuroscience has been at the forefront of study for many psychologists over the past decade or so. Much of the spur for this new field has come from the development of ... More


The Public Interest in Regulatory Practice: the UK

Mike Feintuck

in ‘The Public Interest’ in Regulation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199269020
eISBN:
9780191699320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269020.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers, on a practical level, the extent to which substantive public interest values are present and identified in current regulatory activity, and how regulatory procedures serve, or ... More


Reform and Institutional Change in East Asian Labour Markets 1

Frederic C. Deyo

in East Asian Capitalism: Diversity, Continuity, and Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199643097
eISBN:
9780191741944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643097.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, International Business

This chapter examines labour market deregulation in China, South Korea, Thailand, and the Philippines. It suggests an analytical framework organized around four key dimensions of social regulation ... More


Reforming Asian Labor Systems: Economic Tensions and Worker Dissent

Frederic C. Deyo

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450518
eISBN:
9780801463945
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450518.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This book examines the implications of post-1980s market-oriented economic reform for labor systems in China, South Korea, the Philippines, and Thailand. Adopting a critical institutionalist ... More


South Korea

B. C. Ben Park and David Lester

in Suicide in Asia: Causes and Prevention

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099425
eISBN:
9789882207431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099425.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

South Korea's suicide rate has increased steadily in the past two decades, reaching 24 per 100,000 per year in 2003. It has one of the highest rates in Asia, and the pattern (by age and sex) is ... More


Social regulation in housing

Malcolm Harrison and Cathy Davis

in Housing, social policy and difference: Disability, ethnicity, gender and housing

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861343055
eISBN:
9781447302537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861343055.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter looks at the practices and their effects. The first section is on markets, before moving on to a discussion on ‘non-market’ housing. The chapter then considers social renting and some ... More


Conclusion

Bernard Capp

in England's Culture Wars: Puritan Reformation and its Enemies in the Interregnum, 1649-1660

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199641789
eISBN:
9780191744228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641789.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The Conclusion sums up the achievements of the interregnum reformers, and the need to assess their record within the context of the obstacles they faced and the turbulent politics of their brief ... More


The Judge and the Community's Administrative Governance

Loïc Azoulay

in Good Governance in Europe's Integrated Market

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199246083
eISBN:
9780191697548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246083.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter also focuses on the search for a ‘new institutional balance’, but addresses a series of tensions that need to be balanced. The potential of law to resolve social problems may be ... More


Explaining Regulatory Change

Frederic C. Deyo

in Reforming Asian Labor Systems: Economic Tensions and Worker Dissent

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450518
eISBN:
9780801463945
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450518.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines national trajectories of labor and social regulation over the past thirty years of Asian development and reform. It also considers the ways in which dominant elites have ... More


Introduction

Malcolm Harrison and Cathy Davis

in Housing, social policy and difference: Disability, ethnicity, gender and housing

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861343055
eISBN:
9781447302537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861343055.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This introductory chapter discusses the theoretical issues, starting with the impact of ‘difference’ and diversity. It points out the continuing significance of the ongoing structural forces that ... More


The social face of the Regulatory State: Reforming public services in Europe

Sandra Eckert

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090318
eISBN:
9781781708897
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090318.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Capitalism in Europe is transformed as a result of liberalisation, privatisation and regulatory reform. Unravelling the state as service provider and employer has posed significant social policy ... More


Introduction

Sandra Eckert

in The social face of the Regulatory State: Reforming public services in Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090318
eISBN:
9781781708897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090318.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter presents the research questions addressed in the book, which link to two distinct bodies of literature. The first question addresses public service reform from the perspective of ... More


Conclusions: the politics of reform and regulation

Sandra Eckert

in The social face of the Regulatory State: Reforming public services in Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090318
eISBN:
9781781708897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090318.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Chapter ten revisits the research questions raised initially, concluding on how the book contributes to research on comparative capitalism and regulation. It brings together the insights on varieties ... More


Computational Models of Expressive Behaviors for a Virtual Agent

Radosław Niewiadomski, Sylwia Julia Hyniewska, and Catherine Pelachaud

in Social Emotions in Nature and Artifact

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780195387643
eISBN:
9780199369195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387643.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

Expressive behaviors are an indispensable part of any believeable virtual agent. They add liveliness to the virtual character and allow for clearer communication. This chapter is dedicated to ... More


Trading in Southern Futures: NAFTA and Virginia

Michael Dennis

in The New Economy and the Modern South

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032917
eISBN:
9780813038407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032917.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

No issue symbolized the promise of the New Economy more than the North American Free Trade Agreement. It captured the imagination of those who placed their trust in the marketplace as the vehicle of ... More


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