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Conclusion

Alexandra Gheciu

in Securing Civilization?: The EU, NATO and the OSCE in the Post-9/11 World

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199217229
eISBN:
9780191712449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199217229.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The final chapter explores the ways in which the EU, NATO, and the OSCE have related to each other in their (theoretically joint) effort to prevent and combat international terrorism. Drawing on the ... More


The Power of Religious Emotion

Ole Riis and Linda Woodhead

in A Sociology of Religious Emotion

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199567607
eISBN:
9780191722493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567607.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter contributes by expanding the discussion of religious emotion in the previous chapters to show how it relates to the issue of power. Following the approach developed so far, it frames the ... More


Social Capital and Collective Action in Environmental Governance Revisited

Hiroe Ishihara and Unai Pascual

in Global Environmental Commons: Analytical and Political Challenges in Building Governance Mechanisms

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199656202
eISBN:
9780191742149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656202.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Since the 1990s, a growing number of authors have argued that social capital has positive effects in facilitating coordination among different stakeholders by lowering the transaction cost and thus ... More


The symbolic face of power

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

in Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Inspired by Bourdieu’s theorising, and considering the limitations of conventional notions of power used to study trade politics, this chapter argues that a critical framework on symbolic power is of ... More


Representation

Michael K. Jerryson

in Buddhist Fury: Religion and Violence in Southern Thailand

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199793235
eISBN:
9780199897438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199793235.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter examines the symbolic power of southern Buddhist monks and its connection to the violence. By its tactical use of Buddhism as a state religion, the Thai government politicizes Buddhist ... More


Introduction

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

in Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This introductory chapter clarifies the reasoning behind the research design of the book. There are four main parts. First, the chapter critically reviews some of the major literature on power ... More


Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Questions of power are central to understanding global trade politics and no account of the World Trade Organization (WTO) can afford to avoid at least an acknowledgment of the concept. A closer ... More


Conclusion

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

in Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This concluding chapter is organised into three sections. First, the main conceptual themes of the book are encapsulated, with attention to how a Bourdieu-inspired approach to power alerts us to the ... More


The competing kings of cotton

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

in Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

As the first case study, this chapter investigates the WTO west- and central-African (WCA) cotton initiative and how it can be understood through the lens of symbolic power. There are four sections. ... More


The heretics in the house

Matthew Eagleton-Pierce

in Symbolic Power in the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662647
eISBN:
9780191748424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662647.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This second case study examines a labour-intensive struggle by the G33 WTO coalition to conceptualise and codify new ideas related to special and differentiated treatment (SDT) in agricultural trade. ... More


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