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Hegemony and IR Theory

Ian Clark

in Hegemony in International Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199556267
eISBN:
9780191725609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556267.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter locates hegemony in the context of IR theoretical debates. In particular, it examines two alternative conceptions of international stability, one related to a dispersal of power, and the ... More


Ecology of Climate Change: The Importance of Biotic Interactions

Eric Post

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691148472
eISBN:
9781400846139
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691148472.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

Rising temperatures are affecting organisms in all of Earth's biomes, but the complexity of ecological responses to climate change has hampered the development of a conceptually unified treatment of ... More


Equity and Justice

J. Mohan Rao, Ethan B. Kapstein, and Amartya Sen

in Global Public Goods: International Cooperation in the 21st Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195130522
eISBN:
9780199867363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130529.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Economic and cultural globalization seem to have ushered in an awkward and potentially unstable period of transition for the world. Even if one supposes that free trade and unrestricted capital ... More


Well-posed hybrid systems and their properties

Rafal Goebel, Ricardo G. Sanfelice, and Andrew R. Teel

in Hybrid Dynamical Systems: Modeling, Stability, and Robustness

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153896
eISBN:
9781400842636
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153896.003.0006
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter defines nominally well-posed hybrid systems and well-posed hybrid systems to be those hybrid systems, vaguely speaking, for which graphical limits of graphically convergent sequences of ... More


Inventing the Metacenter

Larrie D. Ferreiro

in Ships and Science: The Birth of Naval Architecture in the Scientific Revolution, 1600-1800

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262062596
eISBN:
9780262272582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262062596.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter discusses the invention and development of the metacenter and several concepts and methods related to the development of ships’ stability theory. It presents information on the hazards ... More


Stability, existence and uniqueness

Barry M. McCoy

in Advanced Statistical Mechanics

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199556632
eISBN:
9780191723278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556632.003.0003
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter develops the stability theory needed for the existence of the classical partition. This is extended to quantum stability with emphasis on the physically important case of nonrelativistic ... More


Ships and Science: The Birth of Naval Architecture in the Scientific Revolution, 1600-1800

Larrie D. Ferreiro

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262062596
eISBN:
9780262272582
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262062596.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

“Naval architecture was born in the mountains of Peru, in the mind of a French astronomer named Pierre Bouguer who never built a ship in his life.” So begins this work on the science of naval ... More


The Argument

Caroline Fehl

in Living with a Reluctant Hegemon: Explaining European Responses to US Unilateralism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199608621
eISBN:
9780191731730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608621.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces the theoretical framework developed in the book to explain the European choice for or against non-hegemonic cooperation. It starts by discussing older ‘rational ... More


Stability Theory via Vector Lyapunov Functions

Wassim M. Haddad and Sergey G. Nersesov

in Stability and Control of Large-Scale Dynamical Systems: A Vector Dissipative Systems Approach

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153469
eISBN:
9781400842667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153469.003.0002
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter describes a fundamental stability theory for nonlinear dynamical systems using vector Lyapunov functions. It first introduces the notation and definitions before developing stability ... More


Non-Archimedean Tame Topology and Stably Dominated Types (AM-192)

Ehud Hrushovski and François Loeser

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161686
eISBN:
9781400881222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161686.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

Over the field of real numbers, analytic geometry has long been in deep interaction with algebraic geometry, bringing the latter subject many of its topological insights. In recent decades, model ... More


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