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Some Future Trajectories for Life Course Criminology

D. Wayne Osgood

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on life course criminology, and particularly the relationship between crime and age as expressed in the age-crime curve. It considers within-individual differences such as ... More


Demand for Nutrients in India, 1993–2004*

Raghav Gaiha, Raghbendra Jha, and Vani S. Kulkarni (eds)

in Diets, Malnutrition, and Disease: The Indian Experience

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780198099215
eISBN:
9780199084500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099215.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

The Deaton–Dreze (2009) explanation of a decline in calorie intake despite rapid economic growth in terms of lower calorie ‘requirements’ is incomplete. This chapter fills this gap by taking into ... More


Booking It beyond the Big House

Jean Trounstine

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0087
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Changing Lives Through Literature (CLTL), a program originally for male probationers, was the 1991 brainchild of Judge Robert Kane and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth professor Robert Waxler. ... More


A Focus on Christian Experience: The Protestant Cursillos (Tres Dias, Walk to Emmaus, Via de Cristo) and the National Episcopal Cursillo

Kristy Nabhan-Warren

in The Cursillo Movement in America: Catholics, Protestants, and Fourth-Day Spirituality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607153
eISBN:
9781469608037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607153.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter shows how mainline American Protestants had heard enough about the Catholic Cursillo weekend to be convinced that they had to experience the three days for themselves. What they were ... More


Age(ing) with Feeling*

Nina Verheyen

in Emotional Lexicons: Continuity and Change in the Vocabulary of Feeling 1700-2000

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199655731
eISBN:
9780191757662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655731.003.0006
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter examines discursive relations between emotions and stages of life in German encyclopedias from the eighteenth century onwards: which emotions were ascribed, for example, to children, ... More


Some personal consequences for the carer

Catherine Proot and Michael Yorke

in Life to be Lived: Challenges and choices for patients and carers in life-threatening illnesses

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199685011
eISBN:
9780191765285
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685011.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

As carers become fatigued, all sorts of things can so easily go wrong, including the carer becoming ill themselves. We argue that the professional should watch over the lay carer’s well-being as well ... More


What Is a Big Brain Good For?

Raymond L. Neubauer

in Evolution and the Emergent Self: The Rise of Complexity and Behavioral Versatility in Nature

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150705
eISBN:
9780231521680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150705.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter examines the benefits of a big brain. In humans, the brain constitutes about two percent of body weight but consumes twenty percent of total energy intake. It flies in the face of basic ... More


Family Secrets

Ayala Fader

in Hidden Heretics: Jewish Doubt in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691169903
eISBN:
9780691201481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169903.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter focuses on the moral implications for children of parents living double lives. It brings to light how double-life parents often tried to subtly introduce new ideas to their children ... More


A Life-Changing Paper? That Depends on Your Interpretation

Todd F. Heatherton

in Most Underappreciated: 50 Prominent Social Psychologists Describe Their Most Unloved Work

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199778188
eISBN:
9780190256043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199778188.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Todd F. Heatherton describes his most underappreciated work: a paper that examined how people create and maintain life change by constructing narratives about how and why they changed. He explains ... More


The Treatment of Doubt

Ayala Fader

in Hidden Heretics: Jewish Doubt in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691169903
eISBN:
9780691201481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169903.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter follows Jews whose life-changing doubt was discovered by or confessed to a spouse. It talks about therapeutic professionals who tried to help double lifers such as Jewish life coaches, ... More


The Heart Still Wants What it Wants: Vicky Cristina Barcelona and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

Peter J. Bailey

in The Reluctant Film Art of Woody Allen

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813167190
eISBN:
9780813167862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167190.003.0023
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Of his twenty-first-century releases, Vicky Cristina Barcelona and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger are his most consistently satirical films, and although both were met with highly mixed reviews, ... More


Life-Changing Events

Spencer James Zeiger

in Alive After Academia: Post-Career Reflections of Social Work Educators

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190068189
eISBN:
9780190068219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068189.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

A key element in social work and social work education is a belief in the ability to change, discovering previously hidden strengths along the way. Study participants were asked to look back on their ... More


Handbook of Culture and Memory

Brady Wagoner (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190230814
eISBN:
9780190841157
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190230814.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book is about the ways in which culture matters to memory. It explores how memory is deeply entwined with social relationships, stories in film and literature, group history, monuments, ritual ... More


Zelda’s Story

Rachel Miller and Susan E. Mason

in Diagnosis: Schizophrenia, Second Edition, second edition: A Comprehensive Resource for Consumers, Families, and Helping Professionals

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150415
eISBN:
9780231521024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150415.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter details the story of “Zelda”—one of the contributors of this book—as she recounts her experiences with psychotic episodes and hospitalization. Her story echoes many similar sentiments to ... More


Novo Nordisk: An Ecosystem Approach to Preventing Diabetes

Ben Jackson and Yassine El Ouarzazi

in Putting Purpose Into Practice: The Economics of Mutuality

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198870708
eISBN:
9780191913334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870708.003.0033
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

Novo Nordisk, the Danish multinational pharmaceutical company, has taken an innovative approach to addressing diabetes around the world in a programme known as ‘Cities Changing Diabetes’. This ... More


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