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Increased Income Inequality in OECD Countries and the Redistributive Impact of the Government Budget

Anthony B. Atkinson

in Inequality Growth and Poverty in an Era of Liberalization and Globalization

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199271412
eISBN:
9780191601255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271410.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The recent rise in inequality in the distribution of disposable income in many, although not all, countries has led to a search for explanations, particularly since for much of the postwar period ... More


Introduction

June Melby Benowitz

in Challenge and Change: Right-Wing Women, Grassroots Activism, and the Baby Boom Generation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061221
eISBN:
9780813051437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061221.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The introduction defines both the issues and the groups being studied, and explains why the topic is important. It provides background to the study with a look at political and social conditions in ... More


Teaching the I Ching (Book of Changes)

Geoffrey Redmond and Tze-Ki Hon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199766819
eISBN:
9780199396481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766819.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion in the Ancient World

This book is about the Book of Changes, arguably the most important of the Chinese ancient classics. Its earliest portions were composed early in the first millennium BCE. These are referred to as ... More


Dismantling Theatricality: Aesthetics of Bare Life

Formis Barbara

in The Work of Giorgio Agamben: Law, Literature, Life

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748634620
eISBN:
9780748652440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748634620.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter takes up the challenge of thinking through what a local, committed ethical practice might look like today by way of a close reading of the controversial dance piece Parades and Changes ... More


No Ear for Music: The Scary Purity of John Cage

Richard Taruskin

in The Danger of Music and Other Anti-Utopian Essays

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520249776
eISBN:
9780520942790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249776.003.0034
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter focuses on the achievements of American composer John Cage, and reasons for his notoriety and being famous. People often wrote him off as a jester, with his homemade instruments, his ... More


Assessing the Decline of Confidence in Self-Regulation

Evan Osborne

in Self-Regulation and Human Progress: How Society Gains When We Govern Less

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780804796446
eISBN:
9781503604247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796446.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter uses the new Google nGrams database to track the rise and fall of different English-language phrases in order to illustrate the corresponding rise and fall in confidence in ... More


The Development of the French Mentality and Identity in the Illinois Country

Anna Servaes

in "Franco-American Identity, Community, and La Guiannée"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781628462104
eISBN:
9781626745599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628462104.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

This chapter provides a development of the French mentality during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. The French mentality of solidarity developed based on a tripartite agricultural system, ... More


A new millennium, a new approach (2000–14)

Amanda Slevin

in Gas, Oil and the Irish State: Understanding the Dynamics and Conflicts of Hydrocarbon Management

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784992743
eISBN:
9781526115355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992743.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

The privatisation of some state infrastructural assets in 2000 signified a decisive break from the ideology underpinning the 1975 terms and the decade which followed brought further changes to the ... More


Conclusion: The State, the Teahouse, and the Public Sphere

Di Wang

in The Teahouse under Socialism: The Decline and Renewal of Public Life in Chengdu, 1950-2000

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501715488
eISBN:
9781501715556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501715488.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

The Conclusion weaves together the broader themes of cultural continuity and discontinuity, of conflicts between national and local cultures, and public life and public sphere. Teahouses, a ... More


Blood: Enter Martius, Painted

Andrea Ria Stevens

in Inventions of the Skin: The Painted Body in Early English Drama

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748670499
eISBN:
9780748693757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670499.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Drama

Surveying archival evidence and extant stage directions from canonical and non-canonical plays, this chapter considers the history of stage blood from medieval drama to the early modern period, with ... More


YEPP I: key changes in YEPP Local Programme Sites

Peter Evans and Angelika Krüger

in Youth and community empowerment in Europe: International perspectives

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447305910
eISBN:
9781447307754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305910.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

A longitudinal design is used to identify the key changes that occurred in the Local Programme Sites (LPSs), based on data provided by both the internal and external evaluations, are described based ... More


Introduction “Would you rather have present day or olden days?”: Tradition and Transition in Kentucky Burley Tobacco Production

Ann K. Ferrell

in Burley: Kentucky Tobacco in a New Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813142333
eISBN:
9780813142562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813142333.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter introduces the goals of the book and the methodological perspective of the author, a folklorist who also employs tools of rhetorical analysis. The book is organized around the discovery, ... More


A Nest and a Nexus

Laura Nenzi

in The Chaos and Cosmos of Kurosawa Tokiko: One Woman's Transit from Tokugawa to Meiji Japan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839574
eISBN:
9780824869656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839574.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter follows Tokiko’s early years paying special attention to her role as a village teacher and a divination specialist raised in the Shugendō tradition. More than just a descriptive survey ... More


Transitions

Laura Nenzi

in The Chaos and Cosmos of Kurosawa Tokiko: One Woman's Transit from Tokugawa to Meiji Japan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839574
eISBN:
9780824869656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839574.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This two-part chapter deals with transitions large and small, public and private. With her banishment in 1859 and the deaths of Tokugawa Nariaki and Ii Naosuke in 1860, Tokiko’s foray into engaged ... More


Confucian Humanism

Li Zehou

in The Chinese Aesthetic Tradition

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833077
eISBN:
9780824870706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833077.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the emergence of Confucian humanism, including the development of a self-consciousness of humanity (the human nature that at once is determined by its biology and transcends ... More


Women in the Yijing

Geoffrey Redmond and Tze-ki Hon

in Teaching the I Ching (Book of Changes)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199766819
eISBN:
9780199396481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766819.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion in the Ancient World

Surprisingly, references to women in the earliest section of the Changes have received relatively little scholarly attention. They are discussed in detail in this chapter, both as a source of ... More


Ancient Meanings Reconstructed

Geoffrey Redmond and Tze-ki Hon

in Teaching the I Ching (Book of Changes)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199766819
eISBN:
9780199396481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766819.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion in the Ancient World

The extant Chinese commentaries on the Yijing are at least 500 years later than the original early Western Zhou layer. Thus the standard, or received, readings and interpretations were created long ... More


Introduction: Never a Day Without a Line

Deirdre David

in Olivia Manning: A Woman at War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199609185
eISBN:
9780191803598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199609185.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter introduces Olivia Mannging as an English woman who was a member of the English colony, which was composed principally of British embassy staff, businessmen, and journalists. It was a ... More


Time Marches On

Stephen A. Crist

in Dave Brubeck's Time Out

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190217716
eISBN:
9780190217754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190217716.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, American, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter first picks up and develops three strands in Dave Brubeck’s biography, which were introduced in the opening chapters of the book: the Quartet’s work with Leonard Bernstein and the New ... More


Performing with Structure: Local Frictions and Long-Range Connections in Carter’s Changes for GuitarJonathan Leathwood and Daphne Leong

Daphne Leong

in Performing Knowledge: Twentieth-Century Music in Analysis and Performance

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190653545
eISBN:
9780190653576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190653545.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter poses the question of how one synthesizes analysis and performance. Its centerpiece is Leathwood’s analysis of local frictions and long-range connections in the pitch structure of ... More


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