Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 23 items

  • Keywords: Ely x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Bishop of Ely and his Manor of Wisbech

David Stone

in Decision-Making in Medieval Agriculture

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199247769
eISBN:
9780191714818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199247769.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

Agricultural decision-making is, initially, most fruitfully explored in a local arena, and this chapter provides an introduction to the demesne farm of Wisbech Barton. The demesne was selected for ... More


The Modernization of Thrift

T. J. Jackson Lears

in Thrift and Thriving in America: Capitalism and Moral Order from the Puritans to the Present

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199769063
eISBN:
9780199896851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199769063.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter discusses the new managerial thrift which emphasized “efficiency” as a means to higher productivity. This shift reemphasizes the movement toward a new psychology of “abundance” that ... More


Epilogue

Philip F. Gura

in Life of William Apess, Pequot

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469619989
eISBN:
9781469623207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469619989.003.0009
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This epilogue reflects on William Apess's legacy and the efforts of some individuals, particularly Thomas Commuck, to continue his work. For a century and a half, Apess virtually dropped from any ... More


Ely S. Parker and the Paradox of Reconstruction Politics in Indian Country

C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa

in The World the Civil War Made

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624181
eISBN:
9781469624204
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624181.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter examines the experiences of Ely S. Parker, a Tonawanda Seneca, to highlight the paradox of Reconstruction politics in Indian Country in the post-Civil War era. In September 1861, Parker ... More


Law vs. democracy?

Christopher J. Peters

in A Matter of Dispute: Morality, Democracy, and Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195387223
eISBN:
9780199894338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387223.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Together with Chapter 8, this chapter applies the dispute-resolution account of law to the countermajoritarian difficulty—the apparent tension between democratic government and judicially interpreted ... More


Historical Perspective: “Don’t Predict the Interest Rate!”

George F. DeMartino

in The Economist’s Oath: On the Need for and Content of Professional Economic Ethics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199730568
eISBN:
9780199896776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730568.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Why have economists consistently refused to give professional economic ethics the sustained attention that it deserves? This chapter explores the formation and early development of the American ... More


Pluralist Democracy, Groups, and Process: USA (II)

P. P. CRAIG

in Public Law and Democracy in the United Kingdom and the United States of America

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198256373
eISBN:
9780191681646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198256373.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers the significant differences of opinion which exist within pluralism. The choice between these competing visions reflects important value judgements, and the preferred option ... More


‘Gothic nightmare’:: Madness and public policy from the 18th century

Ian Butler and Mark Drakeford

in Scandal, social policy and social welfare: 2nd, Rev. Ed

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347466
eISBN:
9781447303312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347466.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter provides the essential background against which the scandals that took place in mental-health institutions in Britain during the 1960s and 1970s can be understood and assessed. In ... More


‘The corruption of care’:: The Ely Hospital Inquiry 1969

Ian Butler and Mark Drakeford

in Scandal, social policy and social welfare: 2nd, Rev. Ed

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347466
eISBN:
9781447303312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347466.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

In June 1967, a book entitled Sans everything: A case to answer, edited by Barbara Robb, was published. It claimed that callous indifference to patients; exploitation; rough handling; removal of ... More


‘Mere oblivion’:: The fate of the institution and the advent of 113 community care

Ian Butler and Mark Drakeford

in Scandal, social policy and social welfare: 2nd, Rev. Ed

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347466
eISBN:
9781447303312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347466.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

The Ely Hospital scandal marks a historic moment in Britain, ushering in an avalanche of scandal in mental-health institutions that was to last for nearly fifteen years. This chapter traces the ... More


Anarchy on the Fen Edge: Case Study of the Isle of Ely

Oliver H. Creighton, Duncan W. Wright, Michael Fradley, and Steven Trick

in Anarchy: War and Status in 12th-Century Landscapes of Conflict

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781781382424
eISBN:
9781786943996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382424.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter provides a detailed case study of the campaigns in and around the Isle of Ely in the twelfth century. The circumstances of a wealthy but isolated region, combined with a rebel heritage, ... More


Cambridge in a Regional and National Context

Catherine Casson, Mark Casson, John S. Lee, and Katie Phillips

in Compassionate Capitalism: Business and Community in Medieval England

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529209259
eISBN:
9781529209280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209259.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Chapter 6 examines Cambridge’s performance at a regional and national level. Cambridge’s position relative to other leading towns nearby, such as Ely, Bury St Edmunds, King’s Lynn, Huntingdon and St ... More


Through the Twentieth Century, 1981–2000

Doris Weatherford

in They Dared to Dream: Florida Women Who Shaped History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060606
eISBN:
9780813050997
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060606.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter recounts changes regarding American women in the 1980s and 1990s. In Florida, the first woman appointed to the federal judiciary was Susan Harrell Black, whom President Jimmy Carter ... More


The Widow, the Missionary, and the Prostitute

Kyle B. Roberts

in Evangelical Gotham: Religion and the Making of New York City, 1783-1860

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226388144
eISBN:
9780226388281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226388281.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter discusses the emergence of evangelical activism in the generation following the American Revolution. New Yorkers depended on state-sponsored institutions, private associations, and ... More


Democracy and Distrust in International Law: The Procedural Democracy Doctrine and the Standard of Review Used by International Courts and Tribunals

Benedikt Pirker

in Deference in International Courts and Tribunals: Standard of Review and Margin of Appreciation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780198716945
eISBN:
9780191785627
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716945.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Chapter 4 proposes Ely’s procedural democracy doctrine as a possible approach to justifying and evaluating the legitimacy of different standards of review used by international courts and tribunals ... More


O Father, Where Art Thou: The Spirit of Paternalistic Capitalism in the Age of the First Great Transformation (1870s–1900)

Christian Olaf Christiansen

in Progressive Business: An Intellectual History of the Role of Business in American Society

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198701033
eISBN:
9780191770500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198701033.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter examines ideological debates about American industrialization from around 1870 until 1900. At this time, ethical or “progressive” business emerged as an alternative route between ... More


Rural Centres, Trade, and Non-Agrarian Production

Helena Hamerow

in Early Medieval Settlements: The Archaeology of Rural Communities in North-West Europe 400-900

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199246977
eISBN:
9780191917523
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199246977.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, European Archaeology

In contrast to the relative scarcity of publications dealing with the buildings and layouts of rural settlements, many volumes have been devoted to the development of early medieval trade and craft ... More


Friedman and his Collegial Detractors

Russell S. Boyer

in Milton Friedman: Contributions to Economics and Public Policy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198704324
eISBN:
9780191773761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198704324.003.0035
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Milton Friedman engaged in numerous debates with economists during the 1960s and 1970s. Harry Johnson, a key member of the minority group in Chicago’s Department of Economics, was involved in these ... More


Contemplating Site-Based Education and Place-Making

John Gatta

in Spirits of Place in American Literary Culture

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780190646547
eISBN:
9780190646578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646547.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

This chapter considers some practical applications of place-based inquiry, beginning with an assessment of site-grounded ventures in learning at collegiate institutions across the United States. ... More


The Real Case for Judicial Review

Alon Harel

in Why Law Matters

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199643271
eISBN:
9780191747809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199643271.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Constitutional theory has been obsessed with an attempt to provide an adequate justification for judicial review. This chapter defends judicial review. Its main task is to expose a critical flaw ... More


View: