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Untying the Knot: Divorce and Annulment

Joanna L. Grossman and Lawrence M. Friedman

in Inside the Castle: Law and the Family in 20th Century America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691149820
eISBN:
9781400839773
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691149820.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter tracks the divorce story, from the traditional system of fault-based divorce to the new system of divorce on demand. It also takes a look at annulment and the recent backlash that tries, ... More


Some Functions of Collective Forgetting

Paul Connerton

in Social Brain, Distributed Mind

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264522
eISBN:
9780191734724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264522.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Coerced forgetting — forgetting as repressive erasure — has been a hallmark of many of the totalitarian regimes of the 20th century. However, the act of forgetting is not always negative. This ... More


Rituals of Friendship

Bernard Cooke and Gary Macy

in Christian Symbol and Ritual: An Introduction

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780195154115
eISBN:
9780199835591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195154118.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Friendship rituals help create the important relationships that give individuals self-worth and identity. In Christianity, the most important of these rituals is marriage. Marriage within ... More


‘What adulterous women do’: The Early Middle Ages, c.800–c.1100

Catherine Rider

in Magic and Impotence in the Middle Ages

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199282227
eISBN:
9780191713026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282227.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter discusses the earliest medieval writers who mentioned impotence magic, and whose discussions formed the basis for later ideas about the subject. The first of these was Hincmar of Rheims. ... More


Impotence Magic Enters the Academic World, 1100–1190

Catherine Rider

in Magic and Impotence in the Middle Ages

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199282227
eISBN:
9780191713026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282227.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter traces how impotence magic found a recognized place in the canon law and theology of marriage. This happened because it was incorporated into two works that became standard university ... More


ICSID ANNULMENT DECISIONS: THREE GENERATIONS REVISITED

Irmgard Marboe

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter examines ICSID annulment decisions after 2002 along the lines of the ‘three generation’ classification, Professor Schreuer's examination scheme, and the organization of claims. The ... More


THE SCOPE OF ICSID REVIEW: REMARKS ON SELECTED PROBLEMATIC ISSUES OF ICSID DECISIONS

Ieva Kalnina and Domenico Di Pietro

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter examines the relationship between the concerns raised about the quality and consistency of ICSID awards, on the one hand, and, on the other, the existence and efficiency of any ... More


CHANGED CIRCUMSTANCES IN INVESTMENT LAW: INTERFACES BETWEEN THE LAW OF TREATIES AND THE LAW OF STATE RESPONSIBILITY WITH A SPECIAL FOCUS ON THE ARGENTINE CRISIS

Christina Binder

in International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199571345
eISBN:
9780191705472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571345.003.0032
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Private International Law

This chapter focuses on changed circumstances in investment law with a special focus on necessity. Section B first deals with the diverging findings of the different investment tribunals with respect ... More


Domestic Disorders: Adultery and Violence

Laura Gowing

in Domestic Dangers: Women, Words, and Sex in Early Modern London

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207634
eISBN:
9780191677755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207634.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

When marriages broke down, a whole edifice of economic transactions, sexual relations, and social roles came unstuck. The complaints women and men made to the court then reveal the great difference ... More


Coda—Enforcement of FET Standard

Ioana Tudor

in The Fair and Equitable Treatment Standard in the International Law of Foreign Investment

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199235063
eISBN:
9780191715785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235063.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This final section of the book concerns the events taking place once the award on the breach of the FET standard is dispatched to the parties by the arbitrators. Two alternative scenarios are ... More


Judicial Supervision

Herwig C.H. Hofmann, Gerard C. Rowe, and Alexander H. TÜrk

in Administrative Law and Policy of the European Union

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199286485
eISBN:
9780191730894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199286485.003.0025
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Judicial supervision, generally occurring subsequently both to administrative action and to measures of administrative supervision, is designed to correct errors which have already occurred and to ... More


Remedies I: EU

Paul Craig

in EU Administrative Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199568628
eISBN:
9780191739415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568628.003.0022
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter considers the remedies available against the EU. The two principal remedies available against the Union are annulment and compensation. Annulment embodies the fundamental precept that ... More


Religion and the Family: Marriage and Children

Norman Doe

in Law and Religion in Europe: A Comparative Introduction

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199604005
eISBN:
9780191729331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604005.003.0010
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines religion and marriage in terms of the approach of States to religious marriages and their position in civil law. It deals with the formation and recognition of religious ... More


The mixed conception of corrective justice

Jules L. Coleman

in Risks and Wrongs

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199253616
eISBN:
9780191719776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253616.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations, Philosophy of Law

This chapter distinguishes between three different conceptions of corrective justice: the annulment thesis, the relational conception of corrective justice, and a mixed conception of corrective ... More


Marriage and its Dissolution

Flavia Agnes

in Family Law Volume 2: Marriage, Divorce, and Matrimonial Litigation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198072201
eISBN:
9780199081301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198072201.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter introduces the material and historical basis of ‘marriage’ as an indissoluble and sacrosanct unit and its gradual progression towards divorce. It also demonstrates the connection between ... More


The Law of Obligations

Simon Whittaker

in Principles of French Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199541393
eISBN:
9780191701221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541393.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This discussion of the law of obligations is divided into three parts: the law of contract, the law of delict, and Quasi-contracts and Enrichissement Sans Cause. The first part considers the creation ... More


Moments of Carelessness and Massive Loss

JEREMY WALDRON

in The Philosophical Foundations of Tort Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265795
eISBN:
9780191682971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265795.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The objection that it is inappropriate to assess the institution of tort liability in terms of a desert-based criterion of fairness would be more convincing if the institution were in better shape ... More


A Beautiful Affair

Angela Onwuachi-Willig

in According to Our Hearts: Rhinelander v. Rhinelander and the Law of the Multiracial Family

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300166828
eISBN:
9780300166880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300166828.003.0002
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter discusses how the Rhinelander case came into being. It details the story of Leonard's courtship of Alice, their marriage, and their falling out due to Leonard's filing of an annulment ... More


End of Marriage and Remarriage

Elisabeth van Houts

in Married Life in the Middle Ages, 900-1300

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198798897
eISBN:
9780191839542
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798897.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

This chapter discusses how marriages ended in death or dissolution or annulment, and how couples would start another marriage. There is a discussion on the couple’s sexuality after remarriage, as ... More


Property Rites: The Rhinelander Trial, Passing, and the Protection of Whiteness

Elizabeth M. Smith-Pryor

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832684
eISBN:
9781469605906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894170_smith-pryor
Subject:
History, African-American History

In 1925 Leonard Rhinelander, the youngest son of a wealthy New York society family, sued to end his marriage to Alice Jones, a former domestic servant and the daughter of a “colored” cabman. After ... More


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