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Regulating Islam

Avi Max Spiegel

in Young Islam: The New Politics of Religion in Morocco and the Arab World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159843
eISBN:
9781400866434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159843.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter considers the question of how an authoritarian Arab state enables or encumbers Islamist mobilization. It elucidates a different model of state action—different in both content and form: ... More


The Autocratic Middle Class: How State Dependency Reduces the Demand for Democracy

Bryn Rosenfeld

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691192185
eISBN:
9780691209777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691192185.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Conventional wisdom holds that the rising middle-classes are a force for democracy. Yet in post-Soviet countries like Russia, where the middle-class has grown rapidly, authoritarianism is deepening. ... More


Encroachments on Civil Society

Ma Nagok

in Political Development in Hong Kong: State, Political Society, and Civil Society

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098107
eISBN:
9789882207271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098107.003.0007
Subject:
History, Political History

The non-democratic governments are bound to do something about the increased likelihood of changing an authoritarian regime through how a strong and autonomous civil society can check an ... More


Public Opinion in Chinese Foreign Policy

James Reilly

in Strong Society, Smart State: The Rise of Public Opinion in China's Japan Policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158060
eISBN:
9780231528085
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158060.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter presents an alternative approach to understanding the role of public opinion in authoritarian states' foreign policy, based on the concept of a wave of public mobilization. A wave of ... More


Changing Worlds: Vietnam’s Transition from Cold War to Globalization

David W.P. Elliott

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195383348
eISBN:
9780199979172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383348.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

For the most of the twentieth century, the country of Vietnam has served as a symbol of the bipolar system of rival ideological blocs that characterized the Cold War. As the conflict over communism ... More


When authoritarianism embraces gentrification – the case of Old Damascus, Syria

Yannick Sudermann

in Global gentrifications: Uneven development and displacement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447313472
eISBN:
9781447313502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.003.0020
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter demonstrates the relationship between Syrian middle-class professionals, regime cronies and their changing consumer preferences, and the process of gentrification. It argues that the ... More


Post-1989 How Transnational Socialism Became Neoliberalism without Ceasing to Exist

in Markets in the Name of Socialism: The Left-Wing Origins of Neoliberalism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775663
eISBN:
9780804778961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775663.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

After 1989, the political terrain and political options worldwide for turning democratic, decentralized socialism into reality changed dramatically. Elites began to view socialism as non-viable, with ... More


Introduction Economists and Socialism

in Markets in the Name of Socialism: The Left-Wing Origins of Neoliberalism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775663
eISBN:
9780804778961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775663.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Neoliberalism is an economic and political ideology that fundamentally changed the world. It glorifies the market while condemning the state, socialism, and even collective ideals such as social ... More


The 1970s: Crosscurrents

M.K. Raghavendra

in Seduced by the Familiar: Narration and Meaning in Indian Popular Cinema

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195696547
eISBN:
9780199080281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195696547.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses the narrative patterns in popular cinema after Indira Gandhi departed from the Nehruvian mode and later became the prime minister. During this period, films centred on the ... More


Decolonization: Rio de Janeiro, Salvador da Bahia, and São Paulo, 1964–1985

Paulina L. Alberto

in Terms of Inclusion: Black Intellectuals in Twentieth-Century Brazil

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807834374
eISBN:
9781469603186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877715_alberto.11
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter describes how the military officers who took power after 1964 adopted racial democracy as an official state ideology. Their vision of racial democracy, adapted to the needs of a ... More


Introduction: An Obscured Genesis

in The Party of Order: The Conservatives, the State, and Slavery in the Brazilian Monarchy, 1831–1871

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753692
eISBN:
9780804768061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753692.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is about the role of slavery and the Conservative Party in the history of the Brazilian monarchy during the period from 1831 to ... More


Conclusion: Legacy and Metamorphosis

in The Party of Order: The Conservatives, the State, and Slavery in the Brazilian Monarchy, 1831–1871

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753692
eISBN:
9780804768061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753692.003.0009
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the role of slavery and the Conservative Party in the history of the Brazilian monarchy during the period from 1831 to 1871. It provides a ... More


Dispersed Responsibility: Cooperating with Other Firms and Authoritarian States

Mathias Risse and Gabriel Wollner

in On Trade Justice: A Philosophical Plea for a New Global Deal

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198837411
eISBN:
9780191874116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198837411.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Political Economy

Another aspect of the economic activities of transnationals concerns how they operate in contexts characterized by dispersed responsibility. One such context is the outsourcing of economic activity. ... More


Conclusion

Alan Gamlen

in Human Geopolitics: States, Emigrants, and the Rise of Diaspora Institutions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198833499
eISBN:
9780191871931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833499.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Chapter 11 summarizes the central argument of the book—that the global spread of diaspora institutions is now being driven by the accelerating evolution of a global migration regime, and is enabling ... More


Distributing Responsibility—State Compensation and State Punishment

Avia Pasternak

in Responsible Citizens, Irresponsible States: Should Citizens Pay for Their States' Wrongdoings?

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197541036
eISBN:
9780197541067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197541036.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter considers two implications for public international law of the model developed in chapter 5 for distributing state responsibility. First, it critically examines the landmark United ... More


Balancing Security and Liberty

Yvonne Tew

in Constitutional Statecraft in Asian Courts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198716839
eISBN:
9780191785535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198716839.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Emergency powers and national security laws have long been features of a powerful state in Malaysia and Singapore. In addition to extensive emergency regimes, these states have employed security laws ... More


Pussy Riot in Russia

Karina V. Korostelina

in Political Insults: How Offenses Escalate Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199372812
eISBN:
9780199372836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372812.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Chapter 2 discusses series of scandals around the Russian Orthodox Church perceived as insults to Russian society, and events connected with Pussy Riot’s protests. Pussy Riot, a feminist punk band, ... More


The growth of xeno-racism and Islamophobia in Britain

Liz Fekete

in Race, Racism and Social Work: Contemporary issues and debates

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447307082
eISBN:
9781447312123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307082.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter looks at the growth of ‘xeno-racism’ – a ‘non-colour-coded’ racism that is based on conceptions of immigration status, culture and religion. Racism is not a static concept. Within social ... More


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