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The Politics of Policing Reform in Northern Ireland

John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary

in The Northern Ireland Conflict: Consociational Engagements

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199266579
eISBN:
9780191601446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266573.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter builds on the arguments presented in John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary, Policing Northern Ireland: Proposals for a New Start (Belfast: Blackstaff 1999), arguments that were widely seen as ... More


The European Parliament: Leadership and ‘Followership’

David Judge and David Earnshaw

in Leaderless Europe

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199535026
eISBN:
9780191715860
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199535026.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Can the European Parliament (EP) provide a democratic leadership link with citizen followers? Because there is no EU government, the EU cannot be authorized by and accountable to the EP which has had ... More


Value-based Purchasing Opportunities in Traditional Medicare: A Proposal and Legal Evaluation

Timothy Stoltzfus Jost and Lawrence P. Casalino

in The Fragmentation of U.S. Health Care: Causes and Solutions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195390131
eISBN:
9780199775934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390131.003.009
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter proposes the adaptation of traditional Medicare to accommodate value-purchasing strategies, specifically medical homes and accountable care systems. It also examines legal barriers under ... More


Global Governance and the Nationalist Challenge: What Does Authentic Democracy Require?

Gillian Brock

in Global Justice: A Cosmopolitan Account

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199230938
eISBN:
9780191710957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230938.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The account introduced in Chapter 3 has implications for sovereignty and governance and these are discussed in this chapter. In addition, the chapter argues that: equitable global governance is a ... More


The End of Rape in Native America

Sarah Deer

in The Beginning and End of Rape: Confronting Sexual Violence in Native America

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816696314
eISBN:
9781452952338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816696314.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

The conclusion addresses the needs for tribal nations to internally reassess the way in which they help and support sexual assault victims. These changes can and should be achieved without gaining ... More


The Procedural Tools of Interpretive Balancing

Erin Ryan

in Federalism and the Tug of War Within

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199737987
eISBN:
9780199918652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737987.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The preceding positive account provides foundation for Chapter Ten’s critical normative claim: that federalism bargaining is not only a pragmatic solution to a problem of doctrinal uncertainty, but ... More


Introduction

Kory Spencer Sorrell

in Representative Practices: Peirce, Pragmatism, and Feminist Epistemology

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823223541
eISBN:
9780823235582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823223541.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This chapter gives a brief introduction to the subject of the book. The book tackles the extraordinary and deeply problematic practice of representation. It also talks about the problems seen in the ... More


Offshoring Experiments, Outsourcing Public Health: Corporate Accountability and State Responsibility for Violating the International Prohibition on Nonconsensual Human Experimentation

Bethany Spielman

in The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917907
eISBN:
9780199332878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917907.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter uses the Kano, Nigeria, pediatric trials of the oral antibiotic Trovan and the litigation it produced to explore the remedies available to individuals suing U.S.-based multinational ... More


Judicial Accountability in Comparative Perspective

Mark Tushnet

in Accountability in the Contemporary Constitution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199670024
eISBN:
9780191749414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670024.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the complex relationship between judicial accountability and judicial independence. If judges are unaccountable to the public, they can become the people's rulers. Yet, if they ... More


What Governance Must Accomplish and Avoid

Paul T. Hill and Ashley E. Jochim

in A Democratic Constitution for Public Education

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226200545
eISBN:
9780226200712
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226200712.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter explains criteria for a governance system. Efficient means both effective and seeking the best possible use of all resources. Best use is only discoverable by experience, so efficiency ... More


Becoming a Latter-day Saint

Melvyn Hammarberg

in The Mormon Quest for Glory: The Religious World of the Latter-Day Saints

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199737628
eISBN:
9780199332472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737628.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

At birth an infant becomes a “child of record” and is considered “innocent” of sin from the pre-existence until age eight. Age eight is recognized as the “age of accountability,” and marks the ... More


Rightness and Responsibility

R. Jay Wallace

in Blame: Its Nature and Norms

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199860821
eISBN:
9780199332700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199860821.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Internalism in ethical theory is usually understood as the view that there is a noncontingent connection between moral rightness and motivation. The chapter develops the analogous suggestion that ... More


Green Signals: Ecology, Growth, and Democracy in India

Jairam Ramesh

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199457526
eISBN:
9780199085255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199457526.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

The debate on whether to privilege economic growth over ecological security is passé. Environmental considerations must be at the heart of economic growth, especially for a country of 1.25 billion ... More


Rural–Urban Migration and Contextualized Institutional Choices in Rural China

Jie Lu

in Varieties of Governance in China: Migration and Institutional Change in Chinese Villages

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199378746
eISBN:
9780199378760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378746.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter moves beyond the induced changes in social environments and focuses on villagers' choices among institutional solutions for handling issues as well as on their assessment of institutions ... More


Political constitutionalism and executive power

Eoin Daly and Tom Hickey

in The political theory of the Irish Constitution: Republicanism and the basic law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719095283
eISBN:
9781781708842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095283.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter considers how republican ideas inform the constitutional relationship between the executive and the legislature. In particular it explores the republican virtues of the Westminster model ... More


The Trumanite Network

Michael J. Glennon

in National Security and Double Government

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780190206444
eISBN:
9780190206475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190206444.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter describes the origins, operation, and characteristics of the Trumanite network that defines and manages U.S. security policy. The network emerged during the Truman administration, with ... More


Health Professionals and Organizations—Moving Toward True Symbiosis

Jeffrey A. Alexander and Gary J. Young

in The Healthcare Professional Workforce: Understanding Human Capital in a Changing Industry

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190215651
eISBN:
9780190215682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215651.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Delivery organizations that depend on a professional workforce face a challenge: solving the problems of low quality and high cost. Past attempts to align the interests and behavior of professionals ... More


Bedside Rationing After Health Care Reform in the United States: The Emergence of Accountable Care Organizations

Steven D. Pearson

in Fair Resource Allocation and Rationing at the Bedside

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199989447
eISBN:
9780190207489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199989447.003.0020
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Health care reform through the Affordable Care Act in the United States contained specific measures to encourage rapid reform in the way that physicians are compensated, moving away from the ... More


Introduction: Social Categories

Ásta

in Categories We Live By: The Construction of Sex, Gender, Race, and Other Social Categories

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190256791
eISBN:
9780190256821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190256791.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The author introduces the project and methodology of the book, which is to give a metaphysics of social categories from a feminist analytic metaphysics perspective. To engage in such a project is to ... More


Introduction

Thomas L. Hafemeister

in Criminal Trials and Mental Disorders

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479804856
eISBN:
9781479850754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804856.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

High-profile cases have drawn considerable attention to society’s ongoing struggle with how to approach and manage cases involving criminal offenders with a mental disorder. In these cases questions ... More


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