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Rethinking Ibn 'Arabi

Gregory A. Lipton

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190684501
eISBN:
9780190684532
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190684501.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

For over a century, Euro-American scholars and esotericists alike have heralded the thirteenth-century Spanish mystic Ibn ‘Arabi (d. 1240) as the premodern Sufi theorist of inclusive religious ... More


Explorations in Dynamics of Symbolic Meaning with Cultural Experiments

Pawel Boski

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

To counterbalance the predominantly verbal measures and psychometric orientation in cross-cultural psychology, this chapter proposes the concept of cultural experiment. It is a method of sampling ... More


Nouns

Florence Lydia Graham

in Turkisms in South Slavonic Literature: Turkish Loanwords in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Bosnian and Bulgarian Franciscan Sources

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198857730
eISBN:
9780191890369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857730.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter looks at the nominal morphology of turkisms in Bosnian and Bulgarian. It analyses why turkisms developed the gender and number that they did, since Turkish does not have gender as a ... More


Metaphor, Cognition, Culture

Zoltán Kövecses

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The chapter reports on work concerned with the issue of how conceptual metaphor theory (CMT) functions as a link between culture and cognition. Three large areas are investigated to this effect. ... More


From Local to Cross-Cultural to Global Work Motivation and Innovation

Miriam Erez

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter examines three phases of a programmatic research on work motivation. Phase one focuses on research on work motivation prior to considering the effect of culture on work motivation. This ... More


Challenges in Translating Beauvoir

Marybeth Timmermann

in On ne naît pas femme: on le devient: The Life of a Sentence

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190608811
eISBN:
9780190608835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190608811.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Although the translator is given nothing but words and produces nothing but words, the translation process itself truly involves “navigating in a world of pure thought,” independent of words. It ... More


Modernization, Existential Security, and Cultural Change: Reshaping Human Motivations and Society

Ronald F Inglehart

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Survey data from countries containing over 90% of the world’s population demonstrate that in recent decades, rising levels of economic and physical security have been reshaping human values and ... More


The Cultural-Developmental Approach to Moral Psychology: Autonomy, Community, and Divinity Across Cultures and Ages

Lene Arnett Jensen

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter details the cultural-developmental approach to moral psychology. This conceptual framework lays out life-course “templates” for the three Ethics of Autonomy, Community, and Divinity. ... More


Culture, Context, and the Integration of Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in the Study of Human Development

Thomas S Weisner

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 7

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190879228
eISBN:
9780190879549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879228.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The cultural community a child grows up in is arguably the most important influence in a child’s development. Culture and context should be incorporated into every research program in human ... More


Technology Advances Africa

Robert I. Rotberg

in Things Come Together: Africans Achieving Greatness in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190942540
eISBN:
9780190942571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190942540.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

Africa’s technological revolution is well underway, is transformative for human and economic development and greatly influences the conduct of politics. Where Africans were once relatively uninformed ... More


Woman Does Not Become Her

Janine Jones

in On ne naît pas femme: on le devient: The Life of a Sentence

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190608811
eISBN:
9780190608835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190608811.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In this chapter, the author argues that the Borde and Malovany-Chevallier’s translation of “On ne naît pas femme: on le devient” as “One is not born, but rather, becomes woman” is neither a standard ... More


Introduction

Tamar Meisels and Jeremy Waldron

in Debating Targeted Killing: Counter-Terrorism or Extrajudicial Execution?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190906917
eISBN:
9780190906955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190906917.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The debate over targeted killing in this volume begins with a joint introduction by the authors, briefly setting out the terms of discussion, and presenting a short overview of the practice—what is ... More


For

Tamar Meisels

in Debating Targeted Killing: Counter-Terrorism or Extrajudicial Execution?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190906917
eISBN:
9780190906955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190906917.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter opens the debate with Meisels’ defense of targeted killing as a legitimate and desirable defensive anti-terrorism strategy, in keeping with both just war theory and international law. ... More


Against

Jeremy Waldron

in Debating Targeted Killing: Counter-Terrorism or Extrajudicial Execution?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190906917
eISBN:
9780190906955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190906917.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The debate continues with Waldron’s presentation of several arguments against targeted killing. Most of these arguments focus on the killing itself and the difference that is made by the fact that ... More


Reply to Professor Meisels

Jeremy Waldron

in Debating Targeted Killing: Counter-Terrorism or Extrajudicial Execution?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190906917
eISBN:
9780190906955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190906917.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Waldron’s reply focuses on several difficulties in the account given by Meisels, mostly concerning arguments raised against targeted killing to which a proper response has not been given. The first ... More


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