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The Teleological Ordering of the Family

Brent Waters

in The Family in Christian Social and Political Thought

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199271962
eISBN:
9780191709883
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271962.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes the normative contours of the family with respect to its teleological and eschatological orientation toward broader spheres of social and political affinities. The principal ... More


Social Spheres

D. J. GALLIGAN

in Law in Modern Society

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199291830
eISBN:
9780191700675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199291830.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Two of the most interesting ways in which law interacts with other parts of society involve the following situations: the first is when officials make, interpret, and apply the law; the second ... More


Signs of the Times: The Visual Politics of Jim Crow

Elizabeth Abel

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520261174
eISBN:
9780520945869
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520261174.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book traces the career of Jim Crow signs—simplified in cultural memory to the “colored/white” labels that demarcated the public spaces of the American South—from their intellectual and political ... More


The Tyranny of Intimacy

Eva Illouz

in Saving the Modern Soul: Therapy, Emotions, and the Culture of Self-Help

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520224469
eISBN:
9780520941311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520224469.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter argues that under the influence of the new models offered by feminism and psychology, marriage called on women to become autonomous and assertive and on men to become emotionally ... More


The Authority of Preachers

Patrick D. Gaffney

in The Prophet's Pulpit: Islamic Preaching in Contemporary Egypt

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520084711
eISBN:
9780520914582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520084711.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

In order to understand Islam in “local contexts”, the task must be to combine a recognition of immediate social spheres with those relationships of continuity that make for participation in a greater ... More


The Ideology of Separate Gender Spheres

Frank M. Turner

Richard A. Lofthouse (ed.)

in European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300207293
eISBN:
9780300212914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300207293.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter considers the intellectual forces that came to place women in the situation of remaining in the home looking out on the world of male activity. It discusses the ideology or set of ideas ... More


Cultural Setting

Lynn H. Gamble

in The Chumash World at European Contact: Power, Trade, and Feasting Among Complex Hunter-Gatherers

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520254411
eISBN:
9780520942684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520254411.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the cultural setting of the Chumash, and summarizes the evidence used to reconstruct Chumash society over the years, namely the early documents. It then looks at the ... More


“To Shake This Nation as Nothing before Has Shaken It” C.L.R. James, Radical Fieldwork, and African American Popular Culture

Kevin Meehan

in Displacements and Transformations in Caribbean Cultures

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032184
eISBN:
9780813038766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032184.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses and outlines the path of philosophical and political thought moving from the Caribbean to the United States, Africa, Latin America, and back. It follows the interplay between ... More


Marriage and Family Life

Warren Goldstein

in William Sloane Coffin Jr.: A Holy Impatience

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300102215
eISBN:
9780300135053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300102215.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter states that, in spite of all his activism in the political and social spheres and the controversy he engendered, Bill Coffin was a man with a family who inevitably had to live through ... More


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