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Computational Models of ReadingA Handbook

Computational Models of Reading: A Handbook

Erik D. Reichle

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780195370669
eISBN:
9780190853822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195370669.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This book describes computational models of reading, or models that simulate and explain the mental processes that support the reading of text. The book provides introductory chapters on both reading ... More

The Cherished Five in Sikh History

The Cherished Five in Sikh History

Louis E. Fenech

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197532843
eISBN:
9780197532874
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197532843.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies, Sikhism

For Sikhs, the two most important delimited groups in the tradition are the Ten Sikh Gurus and the Cherished Five (the Panj Piare). Although there are many scholarly works on the first, the second ... More

Duty to SelfMoral, Political, and Legal Self-Relation

Duty to Self: Moral, Political, and Legal Self-Relation

Paul Schofield

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190941758
eISBN:
9780190941789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190941758.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Duty to self has not been taken seriously by contemporary moral and political philosophers, with many even denying the coherence of the notion. Morality and politics concern treatment of others, ... More

Phantoms of a Beleaguered RepublicThe Deep State and The Unitary Executive

Phantoms of a Beleaguered Republic: The Deep State and The Unitary Executive

Stephen Skowronek, John A. Dearborn, and Desmond King

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197543085
eISBN:
9780197543115
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197543085.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

As the nation’s chief executive, Donald Trump pitted himself repeatedly against the institutions and personnel of the executive branch. In the process, two once-obscure concepts came center stage in ... More

Deceitful MediaArtificial Intelligence and Social Life after the Turing Test

Deceitful Media: Artificial Intelligence and Social Life after the Turing Test

Simone Natale

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190080365
eISBN:
9780190080402
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190080365.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Artificial intelligence (AI) is often discussed as something extraordinary, a dream—or a nightmare—that awakens metaphysical questions on human life. Yet far from a distant technology of the future, ... More

The Frontlines of PeaceAn Insider's Guide to Changing the World

The Frontlines of Peace: An Insider's Guide to Changing the World

Séverine Autesserre

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197530351
eISBN:
9780197541135
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197530351.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

The Frontlines of Peace tells the stories of the ordinary yet extraordinary individuals and communities that have found effective ways to confront violence. Drawing on twenty years of work in ... More

LiarsFalsehoods and Free Speech in an Age of Deception

Liars: Falsehoods and Free Speech in an Age of Deception

Cass R. Sunstein

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197545119
eISBN:
9780197548455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197545119.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Liars are causing devastating problems. They are endangering public health. They are threatening self-government. They are destroying the reputation of good people—and inflating the reputation of ... More

Philip RothA Counterlife

Philip Roth: A Counterlife

Ira Nadel

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780199846108
eISBN:
9780197514450
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199846108.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This account of Philip Roth traces the psychological and artistic origins of his creative life. It examines the major events of his career, while identifying a series of personal themes in his ... More

The Only Wonderful ThingsThe Creative Partnership of Willa Cather & Edith Lewis

The Only Wonderful Things: The Creative Partnership of Willa Cather & Edith Lewis

Melissa J. Homestead

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190652876
eISBN:
9780190652906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190652876.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, Women's Literature

This book tells for the first time the story of the central relationship of novelist Willa Cather’s life, her nearly forty-year partnership with Edith Lewis. Cather has been described as a ... More

Grand TransitionsHow the Modern World Was Made

Grand Transitions: How the Modern World Was Made

Vaclav Smil

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190060664
eISBN:
9780197548516
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190060664.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

The modern world was created through the combination and complex interactions of five grand transitions. First, the demographic transition changed the total numbers, dynamics, structure, and ... More

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