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Conclusion

Gul Ozyegin

in New Desires, New Selves: Sex, Love, and Piety among Turkish Youth

Published in print:
1937
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814762349
eISBN:
9780814762356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762349.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The conclusion intertwines a review of the book's principal themes and theoretical arguments with details of the author's own coming of age in a staunchly secular Turkish household in the 1960s and ... More


Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Clint Carroll

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.001.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

In Roots of Our Renewal, Clint Carroll tells how Cherokee people have developed material, spiritual, and political ties with the lands they have inhabited since removal from their homelands in the ... More


The Will as a Power of Self‐Determination

Desmond M. Clarke

in Descartes's Theory of Mind

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199261239
eISBN:
9780191597213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199261237.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Since all events are caused, an action is said to be free if it is caused by a determining factor that is internal to the agent. Thus, freedom is not the same as indifference; human agents are more ... More


Building Independent Black Institutions

Elizabeth Todd-Breland

in Political Education: Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781469646589
eISBN:
9781469647173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646589.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on the creation of independent Black educational institutions as another articulation and enactment of a Black self-determinist politics of Black achievement. This chapter ... More


The Hijaz: The First Islamic State

Malik Dahlan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190909727
eISBN:
9780190943226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909727.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book offers an alternative vision of Islamic governance through the history and promise of The Hijaz, the first state of Islam. The Hijaz, in the west of present-day Saudi Arabia, was the first ... More


Next Year in Washington: The Jerusalem Program—Postponement and Rebirth

Amy Horowitz

in Curatorial Conversations: Cultural Representation and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781496805980
eISBN:
9781496806024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496805980.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter describes a program initiated in 1992 that brought together Muslim and Jewish researchers to document the cultural assets of their communities in Jerusalem. Though this work did not ... More


“A thorn in the flesh”: Fulbright, Latin America, and the Enduring Cold War

Benjamin Brady

in The Legacy of J. William Fulbright: Policy, Power, and Ideology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177700
eISBN:
9780813177717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177700.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines how crises in Cuba, Panama, and the Dominican Republic led Senator J. William Fulbright to question prevailing Cold War orthodoxy and to advocate an alternative internationalism ... More


Non-essentialist Solidarity

George Vasilev

in Solidarity Across Divides: Promoting the Moral Point of View

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748697304
eISBN:
9781474416153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748697304.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 1 develops a pluralist account of solidarity against monist assertions tying the phenomenon to national essences. The notion that diverse citizens become obligated towards one another only ... More


Holding Life and Death in Their Hands

Susan P. Shapiro

in Speaking for the Dying: Life-and-Death Decisions in Intensive Care

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226615608
eISBN:
9780226615882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226615882.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

Seventy percent of Americans age 60 or over requiring decisions about treatment in the final days of life lack capacity to make these decisions. The biggest life-and-death decisions of their ... More


The moral dimensions of individualism

Paul Spicker

in Reclaiming individualism: Perspectives on public policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447309086
eISBN:
9781447310860
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447309086.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Moral individualism stresses the value of the individual, and the idea of the individual as an autonomous, self-determining, free agent, but there are many interpretations of what this means. Some ... More


The Rise of Popular Sovereignty

Luke Glanville

in Sovereignty and the Responsibility to Protect: A New History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226076898
eISBN:
9780226077086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226077086.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the emergence of popular sovereignty, expressed by theorists such as Locke and Rousseau and by the American and French revolutionaries, and its subsequent endorsement as a ... More


Introduction

Steven Vanderputten

in Dark Age Nunneries: The Ambiguous Identity of Female Monasticism, 800-1050

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501715945
eISBN:
9781501715976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501715945.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This introduction reviews the state of the art in the study of women's monasticism between 800 and 1050, draws attention to the inconsistencies in traditional accounts, and develops a new way of ... More


Keepers of Knowledge: Indigenous Environmental Governance

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

The book opens with a meeting of elders. Roots of Our Renewal analyzes the historical roots of this transformation, examines how Cherokees are currently dealing with its related obstacles, and ... More


Before Removal: The Political Ecology of the Early Cherokee State

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0002
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

In chapter 1, “Before Removal,” I explore pre-Removal Cherokee state-building in the late eighteenth century. I highlight how this anticolonial project simultaneously maintained key elements of ... More


Shaping New Homelands: Landscapes of Removal and Renewal

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0003
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Chapter 2, “Shaping New Homelands,” explains the transference and development of Cherokee environmental knowledge and practices upon forced relocation to lands west of the Mississippi River and thus ... More


The “Greening” of Oklahoma: State Power and Cherokee Resurgence after the Dust Bowl

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0004
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

In chapter 3, “The ‘Greening’ of Oklahoma,” I discuss how more recent politics have shaped the Cherokee Nation environment, including fire suppression policies in the 1930s and the development of ... More


Indigenous Ethnobotany: Cherokee Medicine and the Power of Plant Lore

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0005
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Chapter 4, “Indigenous Ethnobotany,” describes the significance of ethnobotanical knowledge in Cherokee culture in the present day and the traits of this knowledge in the context of Cherokee ... More


The Spirit of This Land: Terrains of Cherokee Governance

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0006
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

In chapter 5, “The Spirit of This Land,” I discuss current attempts by the Cherokee Nation government to deal with the paradoxes of Cherokee state-building. I describe how Principal Chief Chad ... More


Sovereign Landscapes: Spiritual, Material, and Political Relationships to Land

Clint Carroll

in Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780816690893
eISBN:
9781452950709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816690893.003.0007
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

I explore the wider implications of this study for global environmental governance and return to a discussion of how political ecology and indigenous studies might be articulated. Throughout the ... More


Jenkins and the withdrawal decision, 1968

Shohei Sato

in Britain and the Formation of the Gulf States: Embers of Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719099687
eISBN:
9781526109781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099687.003.0003
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter looks closely at the final and crucial stage of the decision-making for Britain’s withdrawal from the Persian Gulf. After the devaluation of the pound in November 1967, the Treasury ... More


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