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Evangelicals and the Dynamics of George W. Bush’s Middle East Policy

Stephen Spector

in Evangelicals and Israel: The Story of American Christian Zionism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195368024
eISBN:
9780199867646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368024.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Judaism

This chapter assesses the claim that evangelical pressure forced Bush to recast his position on Israel’s incursion into the West Bank in the spring of 2002. People who know and admire Bush consider ... More


Doctors' Politics and the Red Menace

Jill Quadagno

in One Nation, Uninsured: Why the U.S. Has No National Health Insurance

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195160390
eISBN:
9780199944026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160390.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter looks at how the physicians mobilized against the proposals for government health insurance. This period of mobilization was from the Progressive Era to the 1950s. The chapter starts ... More


Who is Fighting the Fight?

J. Scott Carter and Cameron D. Lippard

in The Death of Affirmative Action?: Racialized Framing and the Fight Against Racial Preference in College Admissions

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529201116
eISBN:
9781529201161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201116.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The purpose of this chapter is to assess who are the actors leading the charge for and against affirmative action in the most recent U.S. Supreme Court cases on affirmative action in the 21st ... More


‘Where the Tories rule’: Geoffrey Bing MP and partition

Bob Purdie

in The British Labour Party and Twentieth-Century Ireland: The cause of Ireland, the cause of Labour

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719096013
eISBN:
9781526103963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096013.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The subject of this chapter is the 1950 pamphlet, John Bull’s Other Ireland, by the Ulster born Labour MP, Geoffrey Bing, KC. It is very like the literature that was being produced by the ... More


Gay Rights vs. Religious Liberty?: The Unnecessary Conflict

Andrew Koppelman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197500989
eISBN:
9780197501016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197500989.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Should religious people who conscientiously object to facilitating same-sex weddings, and who therefore decline to provide cakes, photography, or other services, be exempted from antidiscrimination ... More


Paddy and Paddiette Go to Washington: Race and Transnational Immigration Politics

Jennifer Nugent Duffy

in Who's Your Paddy?: Racial Expectations and the Struggle for Irish American Identity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814785027
eISBN:
9780814744130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814785027.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter follows the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform (ILIR), which organized in December 2005 to “legalize the Irish,” maintaining that calls for a zero tolerance approach to immigration at ... More


When Persons Become Firms and Firms Become Persons: Neoliberal Jurisprudence and Evangelical Christianity in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.

Wendy Brown

in Looking for Law in All the Wrong Places: Justice Beyond and Between

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283712
eISBN:
9780823286164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283712.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

In Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. (2014), the U.S. Supreme Court held that a national chain of craft stores whose Christian owners believed contraception was a sin against God could not be ... More


No Such Thing: The China Lobby

Joyce Mao

in Asia First: China and the Making of Modern American Conservatism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226252711
eISBN:
9780226252858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226252858.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Private and extra-state efforts to shape U.S. China policy are the subjects of this chapter. Personal orientalisms as well as representatives of the Guomindong government swayed citizens like the ... More


The Most Sacred of All Property: Corporations and Persons

Finbarr Curtis

in Production of American Religious Freedom: The Production of American Religious Freedom

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479882113
eISBN:
9781479823734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479882113.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

The Supreme Court’s willingness to grant the religious freedom of persons to corporations reflects the expansion of the power of private institutions. Religious privacy does not protect personal ... More


Accidental Allies: America’s Crusade and the Origins of Refugee Nationalism

Phuong Tran Nguyen

in Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041358
eISBN:
9780252099953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041358.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Most accounts of the Vietnam War describe it as a war of choice, but this chapter argues that it was, in many ways, a war of necessity. Attempts to implement a purely pragmatic, minimalist Cold War ... More


Hobby Lobby: The Church, the State, and the Corporation

Winnifred Fallers Sullivan

in Church State Corporation: Construing Religion in US Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226454559
eISBN:
9780226454726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226454726.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter sets the Hobby Lobby decision in the context of the history of the corporation, showing how the church, the state and the corporation, as sovereign entities, exercise religious authority ... More


Corporation as Sect

Kathryn Lofton

in Consuming Religion

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226481937
eISBN:
9780226482125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226482125.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter considers how work became so central to contemporary life and how the corporate workplace became a particular site of political freedom and activity. The essay begins by looking at ... More


General Reformer

Gordon B. McKinney

in Henry W. Blair's Campaign to Reform America: From the Civil War to the U.S. Senate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140872
eISBN:
9780813141367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140872.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Blair was a major spokesman for the following general reforms: recognition of the rights of organized labor; political rights for African Americans; more rights for women; and he sought to control ... More


Corporate Governance beyond Economics

Elizabeth Pollman

in The Corporate Contract in Changing Times: Is the Law Keeping Up?

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226599403
eISBN:
9780226599540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226599540.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

In recent years, changes to state and federal law have increased pressure on corporate law to serve as an ordering mechanism for interests and values beyond economics. On the federal front, two U.S. ... More


Newspaper Reports of the Westminster Parliament

Bob Franklin

in The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 3: Competition and Disruption, 1900-2017

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474424929
eISBN:
9781474496087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474424929.003.0030
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines changing patterns of newspaper reporting of the proceedings of the Westminster Parliament during the twentieth century. It offers a detailed case study of coverage at a key ... More


The First Amendment and the Business Corporation

Ronald J. Colombo

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199335671
eISBN:
9780199361915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199335671.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Company and Commercial Law

The role of the business corporation in modern society is a controversial one. Some fear and object to the use of corporate power and influence over governments, legislation, and culture. Others view ... More


The Free Exercise of Religion: Guarding against Religious Animus but Defending Neutral Laws of General Applicability

Howard Gillman and Erwin Chemerinsky

in The Religion Clauses: The Case for Separating Church and State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190699734
eISBN:
9780197523810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190699734.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

There have been three competing approaches to the interpretation of the Free Exercise Clause. One is that the Free Exercise Clause should protect religious belief but not religious conduct. Another ... More


The Flames of Anticommunist Revolution

Kyle Burke

in Revolutionaries for the Right: Anticommunist Internationalism and Paramilitary Warfare in the Cold War

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469640730
eISBN:
9781469640754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640730.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The anticommunist international emerged in the early years of the Cold War. As many right-leaning movements around the world grew dissatisfied with the US government and its response to the ... More


Pluralistic Functionalism about Corporate Agency

Waheed Hussain and Joakim Sandberg

in The Moral Responsibility of Firms

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198738534
eISBN:
9780191801808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738534.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

Liberal democracies today face many important questions about the agency of business corporations, but abstract conceptual analyses of “corporate agency” will not give us the answers. We need to ... More


The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty

Micah Schwartzman, Chad Flanders, and Zoë Robinson (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262525
eISBN:
9780190262563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262525.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

What are the rights of religious institutions? Should those rights extend to for-profit corporations? These questions are now the subject of significant controversy. In the United States, churches ... More


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