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US and EU Laws and Policies Compared

Cinnamon Piñon Carlarne

in Climate Change Law and Policy: EU and US Perspectives

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199553419
eISBN:
9780191594984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553419.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

The disparities—both perceived and real—between US and EU responses to climate change play a central role in defining the political parameters of on-going negotiations over a post-Kyoto agreement. ... More


Giving a Damn: Essays in Dialogue with John Haugeland

Zed Adams and Jacob Browning (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035248
eISBN:
9780262335850
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035248.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In his work, the philosopher John Haugeland (1945–2010) proposed a radical expansion of philosophy’s conceptual toolkit, calling for a wider range of resources for understanding the mind, the world, ... More


The Development Dance: How Donors and Recipients Negotiate the Delivery of Foreign Aid

Haley J. Swedlund

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501712876
eISBN:
9781501709784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501712876.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The Development Dance is about how donor countries and recipient governments negotiate the delivery of foreign aid. The book provides a conceptual framework for understanding donor-government ... More


Interpretation of Unilateral Acts and Statements

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in The Interpretation of Acts and Rules in Public International Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546220
eISBN:
9780191720000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546220.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter demonstrates that unilateral acts and statements of States have to be interpreted according to their plain and ordinary meaning, just like treaties. It focuses on unilateral acts in ... More


Better Now Than Later: The Paradox of 1914 as Everyone’s Favored Year for War

Jack Snyder

in The Next Great War?: The Roots of World War I and the Risk of U.S.-China Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262028998
eISBN:
9780262326773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028998.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Logically it cannot have been true that each Power benefited from fighting in 1914. Yet, each reached this conclusion in August of that year. Germany and Austria saw the rise of Russian power as ... More


Reflections

Joanne Haroutounian

in Kindling the Spark: Recognizing and Developing Musical Talent

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195129489
eISBN:
9780197561966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195129489.003.0013
Subject:
Education, Teaching of a Specific Subject

The Grand Canyon scene from chapter one seems a distant memory now that we have examined the perspectives of musical talent from experts across different ... More


The Quest

Joanne Haroutounian

in Kindling the Spark: Recognizing and Developing Musical Talent

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195129489
eISBN:
9780197561966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195129489.003.0016
Subject:
Education, Teaching of a Specific Subject

A point has been reached in this discussion of musical talent and its identification where some concrete questions must be answered. We have examined ... More


The Spark: Underpinnings of Musical Talent

Joanne Haroutounian

in Kindling the Spark: Recognizing and Developing Musical Talent

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195129489
eISBN:
9780197561966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195129489.003.0017
Subject:
Education, Teaching of a Specific Subject

The musical spark that I have discussed in theoretical terms, sought through research, and personally reflected on now requires simple definition. What are ... More


Paul Ricœur: Selfhood

Christopher Watkin

in Phenomenology or Deconstruction?: The Question of Ontology in Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Paul Ricoeur and Jean-Luc Nancy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748637591
eISBN:
9780748671847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748637591.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Chapter 3 is devoted to exploring the phenomenology of selfhood, a theme raised in the debate between Merleau-Ponty and Derrida in chapter 2. Turning to Ricœur's work on selfhood, notably in Oneself ... More


Creating Communities to Foster Success

Leonard A. Jason

in Principles of Social Change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199841851
eISBN:
9780199315901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199841851.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 4 focuses on the patience and persistence that is needed for large-scale changes. Focusing on small triumphs is imperative: it renews dedication to one’s efforts and celebrates even ... More


Conditioning Medical Scholarships on Long, Future Service: A Defense

Nir Eyal and Till Bärnighausen

in The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917907
eISBN:
9780199332878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917907.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter investigates the ethics of one promising policy tool for decreasing medical migration: the conditioning of medical school scholarships on a long-term commitment to work in underserved ... More


Green is life

Amy Levine

in South Korean civil movement organisations: "Hope, crisis, and pragmatism in democratic transition"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719090493
eISBN:
9781526109613
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090493.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

In this chapter, Levine approaches sacrifice as a practical and praxiological demonstration of commitment, which is what many civil pioneers treated as the basis for a ‘green life.’ Sacrifice has ... More


Understanding Specific Defensive Glitches

Vivian Center Seltzer

in Peer-Impact Diagnosis and Therapy: A Handbook for Successful Practice with Adolescents

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740422
eISBN:
9780814741023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740422.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter explores seven primary categories encompassing thirteen different types of defensive glitches, each with the potential to be fairly benign or extremely serious: False Facade, Kid Copier, ... More


Total Commitment

Kathryn Tanner

in Christianity and the New Spirit of Capitalism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780300219036
eISBN:
9780300241129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300219036.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter explores the strategies used in finance-dominated capitalism to ensure worker compliance with company demands, using mechanisms of fear, hope of external reward, self-evacuation, and the ... More


Introduction

Zed Adams and Jacob Browning

in Giving a Damn: Essays in Dialogue with John Haugeland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035248
eISBN:
9780262335850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035248.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This introduction revisits a number of Haugeland’s most influential essays and organizes them around five themes: holism about the mental, the dependence of intentionality on sociality; the mind as ... More


Competence over Being as Existing: The Indispensability of Haugeland’s Heidegger

Steven Crowell

in Giving a Damn: Essays in Dialogue with John Haugeland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035248
eISBN:
9780262335850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035248.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The paper explains why Haugeland’s interpretation of Heidegger is indispensable for understanding Heidegger’s work; why his Heideggerian account of commitment is indispensible for understanding what ... More


Truth, Objectivity, and Emotional Caring: Filling In the Gaps of Haugeland’s Existentialist Ontology

Bennett W. Helm

in Giving a Damn: Essays in Dialogue with John Haugeland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035248
eISBN:
9780262335850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035248.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In a remarkable series of papers, Haugeland lays out what is both a striking interpretation of Heidegger and a compelling account of objectivity and truth. Central to his account is a notion of ... More


Two Dogmas of Rationalism

John Haugeland

in Giving a Damn: Essays in Dialogue with John Haugeland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035248
eISBN:
9780262335850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035248.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In this previously unpublished essay, Haugeland aims to “expose two covert ‘dogmas’—tendentious yet invisible assumptions—that underlie rationalist thought, both modern and contemporary.” The dogmas ... More


Mutual recognition in the supranational polity

Lynn Dobson

in Supranational Citizenship

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780719069529
eISBN:
9781781702154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069529.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines what relations must obtain between the inhabitants of the EU as agents or as natural persons if these interpersonal relationships are to be adequate for citizenship. It takes up ... More


Advance Market Commitments: How to Stimulate Investment in Vaccines for Neglected Diseases

Owen Barder, Michael Kremer, and Heidi Williams

in The Economists' Voice: Top Economists Take On Today's Problems

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231143653
eISBN:
9780231527866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231143653.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Vaccines arguably offer the best hope for tackling diseases such as malaria, tuberculosis, and HIV that are concentrated in poor countries. However, there is a dearth of research and development on ... More


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