Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-12 of 12 items

  • Keywords: Nike x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Quantifying the Importance of Motifs on Attic Figure-Painted Pottery

Peter Schauer

in Creating Consilience: Integrating the Sciences and the Humanities

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199794393
eISBN:
9780199919338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794393.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, General, Philosophy of Science

This chapter applies population-level, quantitative analysis to the development of motifs on figure-painted pottery in ancient Greece. It shows that the frequencies of motifs known to be important ... More


Weimar after the Fall of the Berlin Wall: 1990 to 2013

Michael H. Kater

in Weimar: From Enlightenment to the Present

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300170566
eISBN:
9780300210101
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300170566.003.0010
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter describes Weimar after the fall of the Berlin Wall, focusing on the period 1990–2013. It first considers the interactions between Weimar's Ossi majority from East Germany and the newly ... More


“Nike, Nike, Who Can Do the Nike?”: New Commercialization and Scripted Exploitation

Anna R. Beresin

in Recess Battles: Playing, Fighting, and Storytelling

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604737394
eISBN:
9781621036654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604737394.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter explores the commercially scripted jump rope rhymes that school girls chant while playing ropes. It focuses on three commercials with noticeable jingles: Nike, Reebok, and McDonald’s. It ... More


It’s gotta be the shoes: Nike in the Spike-o-sphere

Jeff Scheible

in Shoe Reels: The History and Philosophy of Footwear in Film

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474451406
eISBN:
9781474495332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474451406.003.0018
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter traces the history and significance of Nike shoes within the auteurist mediascape that Spike Lee has cultivated for over three decades. Lee has steadily created his own dynamic, ... More


Excavating Diaspora: An Interview Discussing Elleke Boehmer's Novel Nile Baby

John Masterson and Elleke Boehmer

in Africa in Europe: Studies in Transnational Practice in the Long Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846318474
eISBN:
9781781380437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318474.003.0014
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Elleke Boehmer’s Nile Baby (2008) is a novel which explores the layers of the African presence in Britain through the story of two London children who steal a preserved foetus which they believe to ... More


Industrial Surfing: The Commodification of Experience

Scott Laderman

in Empire in Waves: A Political History of Surfing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520279100
eISBN:
9780520958043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520279100.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History

By the early twenty-first century, surfing was a multibillion-dollar industry. It relied on the neoliberal globalization of the preceding decades, with surfwear corporations employing sweatshop labor ... More


Visions of Victory

Thomas J. Brown

in Civil War Monuments and the Militarization of America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781469653747
eISBN:
9781469653761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653747.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter situates northern and southern monuments to Civil War victory within longstanding traditions in art history. The triumphal arch came to the United States after the war. Proposals for ... More


Three Types of Invisibility: The Acropolis of Athens

Richard Neer

in Conditions of Visibility

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198845560
eISBN:
9780191917332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845560.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, History and Theory of Archaeology

Classical Greek monuments were meant to be seen. The poet Pindar often refers to the conspicuousness of architecture: “When a work is begun,” he declares, “it is necessary to make its façade ... More


Seeing (Like) Supply Chain Managers

Benjamin L. McKean

in Disorienting Neoliberalism: Global Justice and the Outer Limit of Freedom

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190087807
eISBN:
9780190087838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087807.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter examines transnational supply chains to make visible their actual operation and show how it diverges from the neoliberal way of dividing up and legitimating the political and economic ... More


Parting of the Veil: Greece, 1920 …

Susan McCabe

in H. D. & Bryher: An Untold Love Story of Modernism

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190621223
eISBN:
9780190621254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190621223.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Depressed, H.D. longed to travel to Delphi. On the SS Borodino, they met an archaeologist, Peter Rodeck, and H.D. had a supernatural experience she never dismissed, almost sure she had met his ... More


Contentious Codes: The Contested Implications of Labor Standards in Indonesia

Tim Bartley

in Rules without Rights: Land, Labor, and Private Authority in the Global Economy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198794332
eISBN:
9780191835841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794332.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines codes of conduct and factory certification in the Indonesian apparel and footwear industry. With democratization, independent unions, and relatively progressive law on the ... More


Trade Marks in Europe and the Court of Justice of the European Union

Alexander Mühlendahl, Dimitris Botis, Spyros Maniatis, and Imogen Wiseman

in Trade Mark Law in Europe

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198726050
eISBN:
9780191927508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198726050.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

The purpose of this chapter is to offer an introduction on the role of the Court of Justice and its effect on the development of trade mark law in Europe.


View: