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Female Agency and the Critique of Republican Paternalism

Cécile Laborde

in Critical Republicanism: The Hijab Controversy and Political Philosophy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199550210
eISBN:
9780191720857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199550210.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Political Theory

Chapter 6 presents a range of radical feminist objections to the hijab ban. It first interprets the paternalistic ban on hijab as a form of state oppression, which claims to coerce individuals into ... More


Commentary: Clinical Ethics After Morality: Mediation as Pure Procedure

H. Tristram Engelhardt

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0101
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Secular clinical ethics education cannot be education in normative ethics, in what one ought to do because, given intractable moral pluralism, there is no rational basis for secular moral agreement ... More


Constitutionalism's Post-Modern Opening

Paolo Carrozza

in The Paradox of Constitutionalism: Constituent Power and Constitutional Form

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552207
eISBN:
9780191709654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552207.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter focuses on the radical potential of contemporary constitutionalism, whereby constituent power is neither colonized by nor in symbiosis with the legal. This potential is illustrated in ... More


Mind and Society: From Indian Studies to General Sociology

J.P.S. Uberoi

Khalid Tyabji (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780199495986
eISBN:
9780199099825
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199495986.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

Seamless in approach and rigour of method and seated very much in the post-modern present, this book spans a wide spectrum of historical periods, cultures, religions, regions and politics. This is a ... More


Us and Them the Art of Engagement

Arshin Adib-Moghaddam

in A Metahistory of the Clash of Civilisations: Us and Them Beyond Orientalism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199333523
eISBN:
9780190235611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199333523.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter 4 examines contemporary instances of the clash idea and presents alternative signposts of a counter-regime: “negative dialectics” that suggest constructive ways of thinking about the “other” ... More


Universalism and Particularism: A Dichotomy to Read Theories on International Order

Armin von Bogdandy and Sergio Dellavalle

in System, Order, and International Law: The Early History of International Legal Thought from Machiavelli to Hegel

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198768586
eISBN:
9780191821974
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198768586.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues that current strands of the theories on international, supranational, and transnational law are on the road to leaving the dichotomy of universalism and particularism. It ... More


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