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Ratification Processes in Comparative Perspective

Jeffrey S. Lantis

in The Life and Death of International Treaties: Double-Edged Diplomacy and the Politics of Ratification in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199535019
eISBN:
9780191715952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199535019.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

This chapter surveys the countries and treaties in the study. It outlines the comparative case study method that will be used throughout the book to explore episodes of treaty ratification struggles, ... More


Between contextuality and comparability: a dilemma in qualitative comparative case studies

Pål Repstad

in Religion and Welfare in Europe: Gendered and Minority Perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447318972
eISBN:
9781447328957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318972.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter illustrates the challenge of obtaining notably rich data from the respective localities, while at the same time being able to draw effective and insightful comparisons. Comparative case ... More


Conclusion: Clemency’s Place

Daniel Pascoe

in Last Chance for Life: Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198809715
eISBN:
9780191846991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809715.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The Conclusion, after briefly summarizing the respective country positions and restating the three-part hypothesis outlined in Chapter 7, considers what Southeast Asia’s ‘natural experiment’ on ... More


What Accounts for Southeast Asia’s Diverse Clemency Practice?

Daniel Pascoe

in Last Chance for Life: Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198809715
eISBN:
9780191846991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809715.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 7 draws together the findings of each of the preceding four case studies to discuss common patterns and ultimately develop a three-part hypothesis to explain clemency frequency in Southeast ... More


Writing for Love and Money on Three Continents

Kate Vieira

in Writing for Love and Money: How Migration Drives Literacy Learning in Transnational Families

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190877316
eISBN:
9780190877354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190877316.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language, Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy

This chapter tells the story of the research. It first lays out the research question: How do transnational families’ experiences with migration-driven literacy learning shift across their lifespans ... More


Sources and Methods

Daniel Pascoe

in Last Chance for Life: Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198809715
eISBN:
9780191846991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809715.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 1 details the comparative methodology employed throughout the book (comparing and contrasting national case studies), the challenges of comparing across national borders and legal systems, ... More


The Partisan Politics of Law and Order

Georg Wenzelburger

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190920487
eISBN:
9780190920517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190920487.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The comparative study of law and order policies has mostly overlooked partisan politics as a possible explanation of differences between Western nations. Filling this gap in the literature, this book ... More


Introduction: Six Paradigmatic Cases

Daniel Pascoe

in Last Chance for Life: Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198809715
eISBN:
9780191846991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809715.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The function of the Introduction is to set up the puzzle that the book will solve: why Thailand grants clemency to so many death row prisoners (95 per cent or more), why Singapore grants clemency to ... More


Why Does Prison Social Order Vary?

David Skarbek

in The Puzzle of Prison Order: Why Life Behind Bars Varies Around the World

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190672492
eISBN:
9780190090234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190672492.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 1 discusses how all prisons share essential features. Prisoners, who have either been charged with or convicted of a crime, are forced to relocate to a facility for confinement. Once there, ... More


Last Chance for Life: Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases

Daniel Pascoe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198809715
eISBN:
9780191846991
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809715.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

All five contemporary practitioners of the death penalty in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)—Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, and Vietnam—have performed executions on a ... More


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