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Last Steps: Maurice Blanchot's Exilic Writing

Christopher Fynsk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251025
eISBN:
9780823252817
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251025.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book provides close readings of a number of Maurice Blanchot's important post-war writings. It offers the most sustained reading of The Step Not Beyond available, and includes chapters on ... More


The Future of Christianity in South and Central Asia

Savithri Sumanthiran

in Christianity in South and Central Asia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474439824
eISBN:
9781474465366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439824.003.0038
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Christianity in Central Asia has had to negotiate between militant atheism and Islam. The challenge in the region remains the proclamation of the gospel amidst diverse ideologies. However, the ... More


Conclusion

Pauline Allen, Kath Checkland, Stephen Peckham, and Valerie Moran

in Commissioning Healthcare in England: Evidence, Policy and Practice

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447346111
eISBN:
9781447346319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447346111.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Chapter 9 draws together key themes arising from the book about issues raised by commissioning in the context of a quasi-market for healthcare in the English NHS, such as governance and ... More


Different Regimes, Different Methods of Interpretation?

Eirik Bjorge

in The Evolutionary Interpretation of Treaties

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198716143
eISBN:
9780191784873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716143.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Legal History

Chapter 2 asks whether different types of treaty ought to be interpreted according to different methods of treaty interpretation. In order to answer this question, Chapter 2 deals, by way of ... More


Emerging themes

I. G. Simmons

in Global Environmental History: 10,000 BC to AD 2000

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748621583
eISBN:
9780748670765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748621583.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The topics of language and emotion cannot be ignored in their roles in environmental history. Nor can that of religions, whose powers are not everywhere and all the time eclipsed by the worldviews of ... More


Epilogue

Harry Blutstein

in The Ascent of Globalisation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781784992897
eISBN:
9781526104311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992897.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

At the start of the twenty-first century, globalisation faces serious challenges. Since 9/11, particularly during the presidency of George W. Bush, US unilateralism has undermined the rule of law, as ... More


The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law

Anne van Aaken and Iulia Motoc (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198830009
eISBN:
9780191868399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830009.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The European Court of Human Rights is one of the main players in interpreting international human rights law where issues of general international law arise. While developing its own jurisprudence ... More


Organocatalyzed C–C Ring Construction: The Carreira Synthesis of (+)-Crotogoudin

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0069
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Kazuaki Kudo of the University of Tokyo developed (Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 4964) a peptide catalyst for the enantioselective construction of 3 by the addition of 2 to 1. Thorsten Bach of the ... More


Metal-Mediated C–C Ring Construction: The Sun/Lin Synthesis of Huperzine A

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0074
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Zachary T. Ball of Rice University found (Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 1401) that the on-bead performance of a designed Rh- peptide complex was markedly superior to the corre­sponding solution catalysis for ... More


Charles Dickens and Metropolitan Improvements

Joanna Hofer-Robinson

in Dickens and Demolition: Literary Afterlives and Mid-Nineteenth Century Urban Development

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474420983
eISBN:
9781474453738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474420983.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

For readers who are unfamiliar with the historical contexts underpinning London’s improvement in the mid-nineteenth century, Chapter 1 offers an account of the processes and problems of improvement ... More


Organic Functional Group Interconversion

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0003
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Alois Fürstner of the Max-Planck-Institut Mülheim devised (Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 14050) a Ru catalyst for the trans- selective hydroboration of an alkyne 1 to 2. Qingbin Liu of Hebei ... More


C–C Bond Construction: The Hou Synthesis of (−)-Brevipolide H

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0026
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Yao Fu and Lei Liu of the University of Science and Technology of China devised (Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 15334) conditions for the coupling of a halide 2 with a tosyl­ate 1 with inversion of ... More


Alkenes

Allison K. Griffith and Tristan H. Lambert

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0027
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

The α-C–H functionalization of piperidine catalyzed by tantalum complex 1 to pro­duce amine 2 was developed (Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 2182) by Laurel L. Schafer at the University of British Columbia. ... More


C–O Ring Formation

Tristan H. Lambert

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0044
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

The enantioselective bromocyclization of dicarbonyl 1 to form dihydrofuran 3 using thiocarbamate catalyst 2 was developed (Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 8597) by Ying-Yeung Yeung at the National ... More


Preparation of Heterocycles: The Boukouvalas Synthesis of (−)-Auxofuran

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0065
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Nabyl Merbouh and Robert Britton of Simon Fraser University developed (Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 3219) a general route to a 2,5-disubstituted furan 3 by taking advantage of the ready α-chlorination ... More


Diels–Alder Cycloaddition: Sarcandralactone A (Snyder), Pseudopterosin (−)-G-J Aglycone (Paddon-Row/Sherburn), IBIR-22 (Westwood), Muironolide A (Zakarian), Platencin (Banwell), Chatancin (Maimone)

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0080
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

En route to sarcandralactone A 3, Scott A. Snyder of Scripps Florida effected (Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 7842) Diels–Alder cycloaddition of the activated enone 1 to the Danishefsky diene. On ... More


Other Methods for C–C Ring Construction: Pinolinone (Bach), Agelastatin A (Batey), Panaginsene (Lee), Salvileucalin D, Salvileucalin C (Ding), ent-Codeine (Hudlicky), Walsucochin B (Xie/Shi)

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0081
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Thorsten Bach of the Technische Universität München used (Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 3353) the chiral medium-mediated photochemical 2+2 cycloaddition that he devel­oped to prepare 3 by combining 1 ... More


The Herzon Synthesis of (−)-Acutumine

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0085
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

The alkaloid (−)-acutumine 3, isolated from the roots of the Chinese moonseed Sinomenium acutum, improves object and social recognition in the Wistar rat model. With four rings and three adjacent, ... More


The Deslongchamps Synthesis of (+)-Cassaine

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art, 2013-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190646165
eISBN:
9780197559734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190646165.003.0091
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Although the Na+-K+-ATPase inhibitor (+)-cassaine 4 was isolated from the bark of Erythrophleum guineense in 1935, the structure was not established until 1959. Intriguing features of 4 include the ... More


Enantioselective Construction of Arrays of Stereogenic Centers: The Breit Synthesis of (+)-Bourgeanic Acid

Douglass F. Taber

in Organic Synthesis: State of the Art 2009 - 2011

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199965724
eISBN:
9780197563328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199965724.003.0044
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Kyungsoo Oh of Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis devised (Organic Lett. 2009, 11, 5682) a new ligand that with Cu delivered predominantly one diastereomer of the Henry adduct 3, and ... More


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