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Social Reality Is Not Always What It Appears To Be: The Scientific Roots of Research on Interpersonal Expectancies

Lee Jussim

in Social Perception and Social Reality: Why Accuracy Dominates Bias and Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195366600
eISBN:
9780199933044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366600.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter reviews some of the earliest research relating social perception to social reality. This includes some of the earliest (and classic) studies of stereotypes, the “New Look” in perception ... More


Return of the Repressed (Waist), 1947–1952

Jill Fields

in An Intimate Affair: Women, Lingerie, and Sexuality

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520223691
eISBN:
9780520941137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223691.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the repercussions of the 1947 New Look designs of Christian Dior. These designs stimulated the return of corsets to fashion prominence. This New Look quickly spread to the ... More


The Sandys White Paper of 1957

Martins S. Navias

in Nuclear Weapons and British Strategic Planning, 1955–1958

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198277545
eISBN:
9780191684180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198277545.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In 1957 the new Minister of Defence, Duncan Sandys, sought to mould British defence policy and force structure to reflect the exigencies of war in the thermonuclear age. His termination of national ... More


Nuclear Weapons and British Alliance Commitments, 1955–1956

Martins S. Navias

in Nuclear Weapons and British Strategic Planning, 1955–1958

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198277545
eISBN:
9780191684180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198277545.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The mid-1950s witnessed the consolidation of Britain’s alliance commitments outside Europe and the continuing review of NATO’s strategy on the Continent. In the Far and Near East Britain found itself ... More


The New Look and “Atoms for Peace”

in Apocalypse Management: Eisenhower and the Discourse of National Insecurity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758079
eISBN:
9780804768467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758079.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter concentrates on one great speech, “Atoms for Peace.” The so-called New Look in the U.S. approach to the world was determined by new economic, political, geopolitical, and military ... More


Cognitive Penetrability: A No-Progress Report

Edouard Machery

in The Cognitive Penetrability of Perception: New Philosophical Perspectives

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198738916
eISBN:
9780191802102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738916.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

New-Look psychologists such as Jerome Bruner proposed in the 1940s and 1950s that what one believes and what one desires influence what one perceives, but this hypothesis—the cognitive penetrability ... More


The Photo Shoot: Strike a Pose—There’s Nothing to It

Elizabeth A. Wissinger

in This Year's Model: "Fashion, Media, and the Making of Glamour"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780814794180
eISBN:
9780814794197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814794180.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I treat how changes in the goals and methods of the fashion shoot. The value of what the model did changed from the 1900s discovery that a person’s image could be owned by them and ... More


The President and the Bomb, 1956–1960

in Apocalypse Management: Eisenhower and the Discourse of National Insecurity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758079
eISBN:
9780804768467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758079.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter evaluates the ironies of apocalypse management as they were apparent in President Dwight Eisenhower's approach to nuclear weapons, which would be at the center of national security ... More


The President and the Bomb, 1953–1955

in Apocalypse Management: Eisenhower and the Discourse of National Insecurity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758079
eISBN:
9780804768467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758079.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the response of President Dwight Eisenhower to the hydrogen bomb. The question of a test ban was bound up with the larger question of the world's response to the hydrogen bomb. ... More


The Trap

in Apocalypse Management: Eisenhower and the Discourse of National Insecurity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758079
eISBN:
9780804768467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758079.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter describes how the administration of President Dwight Eisenhower was trapped in what has been viewed as the basic dilemma of the New Look. The Indochina crisis connected all the strings ... More


Mutual Security and the Military Budget

in Apocalypse Management: Eisenhower and the Discourse of National Insecurity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758079
eISBN:
9780804768467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758079.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter reports the ironies of apocalypse management as they were manifest in President Dwight Eisenhower's approach to military budget, and mutual security. Eisenhower was vastly tormented that ... More


Strategy

Derek Chollet

in The Middle Way: Three Presidents and the Crisis of American Leadership

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190092887
eISBN:
9780190092917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190092887.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores what Eisenhower, H. W. Bush, and Obama set out to achieve in foreign policy—explaining the initial strategic choices they made once in office, how they formulated them, and what ... More


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