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Practices of Economization: Recycling Plastic Bottles in Hanoi

Gay Hawkins, Emily Potter, and Kane Race

in Plastic Water: The Social and Material Life of Bottled Water

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029414
eISBN:
9780262329521
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029414.003.0006
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter investigates the shadow realities or externalities of bottled water markets: growing amounts of plastic waste. It focuses on the ways in which plastic bottles are far from disposable. As ... More


Three-dimensional plasticity with isotropic hardening

Lallit Anand and Sanjay Govindjee

in Continuum Mechanics of Solids

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198864721
eISBN:
9780191896767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864721.003.0021
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter provides an introduction to isotropic hardening plasticity models in the three-dimensional small strain setting. The additive decomposition of the strain is introduced along with the ... More


Some classical problems in rate-independent plasticity

Lallit Anand and Sanjay Govindjee

in Continuum Mechanics of Solids

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198864721
eISBN:
9780191896767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864721.003.0024
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter presents analytical solutions to some classical problems in rate-independent plasticity. Solutions are presented for the elastic-plastic torsion of a round bar, including spring back; ... More


Three-dimensional plasticity with kinematic and isotropic hardening

Lallit Anand and Sanjay Govindjee

in Continuum Mechanics of Solids

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198864721
eISBN:
9780191896767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864721.003.0022
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter provides an introduction to combined isotropic-kinematic hardening plasticity models in the three-dimensional small strain setting. The additive decomposition of the strain is introduced ... More


One-dimensional plasticity

Lallit Anand and Sanjay Govindjee

in Continuum Mechanics of Solids

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198864721
eISBN:
9780191896767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864721.003.0020
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter provides an introduction to plasticity models in the one-dimensional setting. The phenomenology of plasticity is discussed together with concepts of isotropic and kinematic hardening. ... More


Rigid-perfectly-plastic materials. Two extremal principles

Lallit Anand and Sanjay Govindjee

in Continuum Mechanics of Solids

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198864721
eISBN:
9780191896767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864721.003.0025
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter introduces the notion of rigid-perfect plasticity, and provides proofs of the extremum principles of applied loads and velocities. The variational principles are applied to generate the ... More


Grothendieck Topoi: Architectural and Plastic Imagination beyond Material Number and Space

Fernando Zalamea

in Architectural Materialisms: Nonhuman Creativity

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474420570
eISBN:
9781474453905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474420570.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Fernando Zalamea begins with an emphatic argument that from mathematics to its plastic influence, Grothendieck topoi are used to understand the human and the nonhuman creativity in three variously ... More


Painting

Christopher Gair

in The American Counterculture

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748619887
eISBN:
9780748671137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748619887.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Unlike the chapter on art in section one, this chapter focuses on figures who do not generally feature in accounts of the history of American Art. It commences with a look at the role of artists ... More


Stringing Along: Radical Polymerization

Peter Atkins

in Reactions: The private life of atoms

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199695126
eISBN:
9780191918445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199695126.003.0018
Subject:
Chemistry, Physical Chemistry

Perhaps the most striking observable change brought about by chemistry as applied to the everyday world is in the texture of objects. Until the early twentieth century objects were manufactured ... More


Expression

Tim Kasser

in Lucy in the Mind of Lennon

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199747603
eISBN:
9780190255947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199747603.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter describes how John Lennon expressed feelings about his childhood, his mother, and her death in the songs he wrote in the album John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band. This chapter has not used the ... More


“Dancing with Goblins in Plastic Jungles”: History, Nikkei Transnationalism, and Romantic Environmentalism in Through the Arc of the Rain Forest

John B. Gamber

in Karen Tei Yamashita: Fictions of Magic and Memory

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780824872946
eISBN:
9780824877873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824872946.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Yamashita’s longstanding interest in the biosphere and environmentalism comes under scrutiny in this essay, especially as manifested Through the Arc of the Rainforest. The novel’s magic-realist ... More


Lou Reed: “In the Beginning Was the Word”

Daniel Kane

in "Do You Have a Band?": Poetry and Punk Rock in New York City

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231162975
eISBN:
9780231544603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162975.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter analyzes the ways in which Lou Reed’s vision of himself as a writer informed his music and lyrics for the Velvet Underground and his solo career. I track how Reed’s engagement with Andy ... More


Civil Unrest and Public Order Policing

Desmond Rea and Robin Masefield

in Policing in Northern Ireland: Delivering the New Beginning?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381502
eISBN:
9781781382172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381502.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter, written in part by Dr Sydney Elliott, deals with the related issues of policing parades and public disorder. It begins with a description of the unique nature of the parades issue in ... More


Reconstructing Bodies: Biomedicine, Health, and Nation-Building in South Korea Since 1945

John DiMoia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804784115
eISBN:
9780804786133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804784115.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This book surveys the transformation of medical practice in Korea from the late 19th century to the present, detailing the numerous changes involved as late Choson Korea (1876-1910) gave way to ... More


What Is Life?: A Comparative Study of Ralph Cudworth and Nehemiah Grew

Raphaële Andrault

in The Life Sciences in Early Modern Philosophy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199987313
eISBN:
9780199346240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199987313.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

In the physico-theologies of R. Cudworth and N. Grew, “Life” and vital phenomena are used to prove the excellency of God’s creation and to refute both Cartesian mechanism and atheism. This paper ... More


Réaumur’s Crayfish Experiments in Hartsoeker’s Système: Regeneration and the Limits of Mechanism

Catherine Abou-Nemeh

in The Life Sciences in Early Modern Philosophy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199987313
eISBN:
9780199346240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199987313.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This chapter investigates the ways in which Nicolas Hartsoeker challenged Descartes’ mechanical model of nature along the lines of the Cambridge Platonists Henry More and Ralph Cudworth, in light of ... More


Introduction: From Rebel to Patient

Julie Passanante Elman

in Chronic Youth: Disability, Sexuality, and U.S. Media Cultures of Rehabilitation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479841424
eISBN:
9781479806294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479841424.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This introductory chapter considers The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (1976), a TV romantic drama that is loosely based on the lives of two young boys without functioning immune systems who lived and ... More


Mad about Boobs: Sin tetas no hay paraíso

Aldona Bialowas Pobutsky

in Pablo Escobar and Colombian Narcoculture

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781683401513
eISBN:
9781683402183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401513.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter delves into Colombia’s so-called trash literature, particularly Gustavo Bolívar’s widely criticized bestseller novel Sin tetas no hay paraíso (2005), in order to explore the encounter ... More


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