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Kashmir’s Constitution is Framed: 1954–6

A.G. Noorani

in Article 370: A Constitutional History of Jammu and Kashmir

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198074083
eISBN:
9780199080786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198074083.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter contains documents shedding light on how Kashmir’s Constitution was framed from 1954 to 1956. This includes the reports of the Basic Principles Committee and the Drafting Committee ... More


Failures of Just War Theory

F. M. Kamm

in The Moral Target: Aiming at Right Conduct in War and Other Conflicts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199897520
eISBN:
9780199950249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199897520.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses in detail the issues of conduct during war, including the morality of killing combatants in war. The first section considers whether the DDE is an accurate guide to conduct in ... More


Jammu & Kashmir’s Constituent Assembly: 1951–2

A.G. Noorani

in Article 370: A Constitutional History of Jammu and Kashmir

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198074083
eISBN:
9780199080786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198074083.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter describes the resolution of the All J&K National Conference on convening a Constituent Assembly for the state; Sheikh Abdullah’s letter to Ayyangar on 16 January 1951 and Ayyangar’s ... More


Basic Democratic Principles

Rached Ghannouchi

in Public Freedoms in the Islamic State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780300211528
eISBN:
9780300252859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300211528.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter discusses basic democratic principles. Here, the issue of political freedoms in the modern era can hardly be separated from democratic systems of government, simply because democracy ... More


Duties of Well-Being

JOSEPH RAZ

in Ethics in the Public Domain: Essays in the Morality of Law and Politics

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198260691
eISBN:
9780191682148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198260691.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores some of the implications of the fact that well-being has a strong active aspect for the moral duties people owe each other. It tackles the part of morality concerning duties to ... More


On the Most Fundamental Principle of Morality

Joseph Boyle

in Reason, Morality, and Law: The Philosophy of John Finnis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199675500
eISBN:
9780191757228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199675500.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores John Finnis' several formulations of the most fundamental principle of morality. The best known is that one should always choose and otherwise will consistently choose morality ... More


‘Land for Peace’

Laurence Broers

in Armenia and Azerbaijan: Anatomy of a Rivalry

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474450522
eISBN:
9781474476546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474450522.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the trajectory and problems associated with the Minsk Process, the peace process addressing the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict under the auspices of the Organization for Security ... More


Contractualist Common Ownership and the Basic Needs Principle

Megan Blomfield

in Global Justice, Natural Resources, and Climate Change

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198791737
eISBN:
9780191834028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791737.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter draws on Charles Beitz’s account of natural resource justice to defend a method of justification that can be used to develop the Common Ownership view. This method employs an original ... More


Limited Territorial Jurisdiction over Natural Resources

Megan Blomfield

in Global Justice, Natural Resources, and Climate Change

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198791737
eISBN:
9780191834028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791737.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter further explores and defends the conception of natural resource justice composed of the principle of collective self-determination and the (lexically prior) basic needs principle. It ... More


Rushing towards employability-centred activation: the ‘Hartz reforms’ in Germany

Dirk Jacobi and Katrin Mohr

in Making it personal: Individualising activation services in the EU

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347978
eISBN:
9781447302735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347978.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter describes the basic principles that support the new approach to activation in Germany. The discussion examines the individualised measures and services that form a relevant part of the ... More


The Structure of Europeans’ Views of Democracy: Citizens’ Models of Democracy

Hanspeter Kriesi, Willem Saris, and Paolo Moncagatta

in How Europeans View and Evaluate Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198766902
eISBN:
9780191821141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766902.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter analyzes the structure of Europeans’ views of democracy, constructs three indices for democracy—for the three visions of liberal, social, and direct democracy, and provides a typology of ... More


The Godfather

James W. Pardew

in Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813174358
eISBN:
9780813174587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813174358.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

The first shuttle by the new US team sets the tone and pace for the Holbrooke negotiations. In short order, the team meets with the Bosnian Muslim (Bosniak) leaders in Paris shortly after Serbian ... More


Global Law as a Constitutional Phenomenon

Giuliana Ziccardi Capaldo

in The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2015

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190647759
eISBN:
9780190647766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190647759.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The author focuses on the innovative force of globalization in its impact on international law. It is the author’s belief that globalization is causing changes in the law with significant ... More


The Company’s Remedies for Breach of Directors’ General Duties

Antony Zacaroli

in Company Directors: Duties, Liabilities, and Remedies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198754398
eISBN:
9780191927669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754398.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The Companies Act 2006 has effected no change to the remedies which lie against a director for breach of duty. Section 178(1) provides that ‘the consequences of breach (or threatened breach) of s ... More


England & Wales

David Ereira and Paul Sidle

in Financing Company Group Restructurings

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198738466
eISBN:
9780191927591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738466.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The material contained herein is intended as a general guide only and is not intended to be a memorandum of law study, nor to provide legal advice, and should not be treated as a substitute for ... More


China: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People’s Republic of China

John Marsden

in Financing Company Group Restructurings

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198738466
eISBN:
9780191927591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738466.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The material contained herein is intended as a general guide only and is not intended to be a memorandum of law study, nor to provide legal advice, and should not be treated as a substitute for ... More


Criminal Liability of Directors

Clare Sibson

in Company Directors: Duties, Liabilities, and Remedies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198754398
eISBN:
9780191927669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754398.003.0041
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Shortly put, the criminal liability of company directors is as wide as the criminal law. Company directors appear before the criminal courts in connection with the conduct of their working lives on ... More


Vertical Agreements

Alison Jones

in The UK Competition Regime: A Twenty-Year Retrospective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198868026
eISBN:
9780191904615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868026.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Alison Jones looks at vertical agreements in Chapter 3. This chapter charts the development of UK competition law and policy towards vertical agreements over the 20 years since the Competition Act ... More


The UK Competition Regime: A Twenty-Year Retrospective

Barry Rodger, Peter Whelan, and Angus MacCulloch (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198868026
eISBN:
9780191904615
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868026.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

The UK competition law regime comprises primarily the Competition Act 1998 and the Enterprise Act 2002, supplemented by provisions introduced by the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 and the ... More


Towards a World Class Regime—An Overview of Twenty Years of UK Competition Enforcement

Peter Freeman

in The UK Competition Regime: A Twenty-Year Retrospective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198868026
eISBN:
9780191904615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868026.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 1 provides an excellent and informed general backdrop for the remainder of the chapters. It explains the objectives of the competition law regime introduced from 1998 to 2002 and the problems ... More


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