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Privacy in Peril: How We Are Sacrificing a Fundamental Right in Exchange for Security and Convenience

James B. Rule

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195307832
eISBN:
9780199944040
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307832.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This book offers a probing account of the erosion of privacy in American society, which shows that we are often unwitting, if willing, accomplices, providing personal data in exchange for security or ... More


Luxury and Pleasure in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Maxine Berg

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199215287
eISBN:
9780191695933
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199215287.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This book explores the invention, making, and buying of new, semi-luxury, and fashionable consumer goods during the 18th century. It follows these goods, from china tea ware to all sorts of metal ... More


Drinking Water Arrangements in Bangkok: Accommodating Bottles

Gay Hawkins, Emily Potter, and Kane Race

in Plastic Water: The Social and Material Life of Bottled Water

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029414
eISBN:
9780262329521
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029414.003.0004
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter investigates provisional drinking water arrangements in Bangkok households. When the quality of tap water is not trusted, the process of arranging drinking water entails a certain amount ... More


Inside Views

Andrew Warnes

in How the Shopping Cart Explains Global Consumerism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780520295285
eISBN:
9780520968097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520295285.003.0002
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Chapter 1 offers a brief history of the demise of the shop counter and of the rise of self-service over the late nineteenth century. It offers a brief reading of Sister Carrie, showing how ... More


Flags of Convenience and High Seas Fishing: The Emergence of a Legal Framework

Budislav Vukas and Davor Vidas

in Governing High Seas Fisheries: The Interplay of Global and Regional Regimes

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299493
eISBN:
9780191685729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299493.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The use of ‘flags of convenience’ has been a common problem in international law because of the problems it poses on international navigation, application of international standards, and protection ... More


Shipping Flags-of-convenience

Dale D. Murphy

in The Structure of Regulatory Competition: Corporations and Public Policies in a Global Economy

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199216512
eISBN:
9780191696008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216512.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Lower common denominator (LCD) outcomes exhibit movement downward, as a result of either co-ordinated action or a competition-in-laxity among competing states. Shipping registration may be ... More


Accessible Elections and Campaign Mobilization

Michael Ritter

in Accessible Elections: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197537251
eISBN:
9780197537282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537251.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Beyond voting, can state convenience voting methods and election administration quality impact voter turnout by shaping the voter recruitment strategies of political campaigns? Using 2010, 2012, and ... More


Conclusion: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Michael Ritter

in Accessible Elections: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197537251
eISBN:
9780197537282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537251.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 8 reviews the main findings of the book and identifies areas for future research. The general findings indicate that each of the state convenience voting laws (in-person early voting, ... More


It Doesn’t Add Up: Methodological and Policy Implications of Conflicting Casualty Data

Jule Krüger, Patrick Ball, Megan E. Price, and Amelia Hoover Green

in Counting Civilian Casualties: An Introduction to Recording and Estimating Nonmilitary Deaths in Conflict

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199977307
eISBN:
9780199346172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199977307.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the challenges presented by incompleteness and uncertainty in databases of casualty counts. Analysis of multiple available reporting databases often reveals different patterns ... More


Reimagining the Retail Store

Alan Treadgold and Jonathan Reynolds

in Navigating the New Retail Landscape: A Guide for Business Leaders

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198868767
eISBN:
9780191905230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868767.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, International Business

One of the most important questions that traditional retail enterprises need to address is what is the role of the physical store in a world where retailing no longer needs to be conducted through ... More


The Relationship between Spot and Futures CO2 Emission Allowance Prices in the EU ETS

Stefan Trück, Wolfgang Härdle, and Rafal Weron

in Emissions Trading as a Policy Instrument: Evaluation and Prospects

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780262029285
eISBN:
9780262330435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029285.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

We investigate the relationship between spot and futures prices within the EU-ETS. We conduct an empirical study on price behavior, volatility term structure and correlations in EU Allowance (EUA) ... More


Lack of Access to Healthy Foods

Melvin Delgado

in Social Justice and the Urban Obesity Crisis: Implications for Social Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231160094
eISBN:
9780231534253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231160094.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter examines the lack of healthy foods among people of color in low-income urban communities and its relation to the problem of obesity. It is not possible to view obesity from a ... More


Why Studying State Voting Laws Is Not Enough

Michael Ritter

in Accessible Elections: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197537251
eISBN:
9780197537282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537251.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Early studies of the effects of voter laws on turnout often showed that early voting, absentee, and mail voting had limited impacts on voter turnout, with only same day registration consistently ... More


Brand Name “Grandma”: Selling Tradition to American Home Cooks

Jennifer Rachel Dutch

in Look Who's Cooking: The Rhetoric of American Home Cooking Traditions in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818751
eISBN:
9781496818799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818751.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

A variety of products market themselves as a solution to bridge the gap between the idealized picture of home cooking and the reality of feeding the family on a daily basis. Dream Dinners meal ... More


Convenience and Innovation: The Mid-Twentieth Century

John van Willigen

in Kentucky's Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813146898
eISBN:
9780813151458
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813146898.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This was an era of paradox: there was more interest in both ethnic and so-called gourmet recipes, which required more sophisticated cooking techniques, and a parallel concern for convenience in meal ... More


Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy: An Acceptable Marriage of Convenience

Duncan McDonnell and Annika Werner

in International Populism: The Radical Right in the European Parliament

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197500859
eISBN:
9780197536179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197500859.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy (EFDD) group which in 2014 contained two radical right populist parties, UKIP and the Sweden Democrats, alongside the populist (but ... More


Anti-Epithalamion

James Dempsey

in The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049267
eISBN:
9780813050096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049267.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter concerns the marriage of Bryher (Winifred Ellerman) to Robert McAlmon in the winter of 1921. Bryher was a wealthy lesbian, and this was very much a marriage of convenience for both. ... More


Accessible Elections and Voter Turnout

Michael Ritter

in Accessible Elections: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197537251
eISBN:
9780197537282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537251.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 4 evaluates the impact of convenience voting laws (in-person early voting, no-excuse absentee/mail voting, and same day registration) and election administration on individual-level voter ... More


Accessible Elections to Help Poor People

Michael Ritter

in Accessible Elections: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197537251
eISBN:
9780197537282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537251.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Inequality in who votes matters. People with lower incomes are significantly less likely to participate in elections, creating a class bias in the electorate. Even if overall voter participation ... More


Voting Rights, Election Administration, and Turnout for Racial Minorities

Michael Ritter

in Accessible Elections: How the States Can Help Americans Vote

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197537251
eISBN:
9780197537282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537251.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Race and ethnicity group identity also shape participation in politics, with non-Hispanics whites being the most likely to vote in U.S. elections over time. Can accessible elections shrink turnout ... More


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