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Memory concepts

Yadin Dudai, Henry L. Roediger III, and Endel Tulving

in Science of Memory: Concepts

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195310443
eISBN:
9780199865321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310443.003.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

This chapter introduces the main problem of this book, which is to takle the less-than-perfect communication issues across the discipline boundaries in memory science. The chapter then goes on to ... More


Neo-Liberal Ideology: History, Concepts and Policies

Rachel S. Turner

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632688
eISBN:
9780748652792
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632688.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Neo-liberalism has been one of the most influential ideologies since the Second World War. This book provides an original account of its intellectual foundations, development, and conceptual ... More


Avoiding the Pitfalls of Mission, Strategy, and Execution in the Real World

James A. Phills

in Integrating Mission and Strategy for Nonprofit Organizations

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195171280
eISBN:
9780199850327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171280.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter provides some guidelines about how to deal with the problems of mission, strategy, and execution in an organization. Two broad classes of difficulty are noted: psychological factors ... More


An Introduction to Landscape Ecology: Foundations and Core Concepts

Kimberly A. With

in Essentials of Landscape Ecology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838388
eISBN:
9780191874697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838388.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Landscape ecology provides the scientific basis for the study and management of landscapes, as well as the ecological systems they contain. More generally, landscape ecology investigates the ... More


Moral Conscience through the Ages: Fifth Century BCE to the Present

Richard Sorabji

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199685547
eISBN:
9780191765704
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685547.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book is a study of moral conscience that asks, ‘what is conscience?’ and traces answers and treatments of conscience through the ages. It starts by following how a core concept of conscience was ... More


Introduction

Charles Larmore

in What Is Political Philosophy?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691179148
eISBN:
9780691200873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691179148.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter talks about the nature of political philosophy and focuses on its central problems and core concepts. It describes a fundamentally liberal conception of the basic shape political society ... More


Retrospect: Nature and value of Conscience

Richard Sorabji

in Moral Conscience through the Ages: Fifth Century BCE to the Present

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199685547
eISBN:
9780191765704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685547.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Chapter 12 gathers threads. The core and most influential concept of conscience was established through the authority of St Paul building on the Greek concept, and often explains the appeal of ... More


Introduction

Birch P. Browning

in An Orientation to Musical Pedagogy: Becoming a Musician-Educator

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199928200
eISBN:
9780190668693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199928200.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

It is possible to be both an artistic musician and an effective educator. Becoming both is a process that requires relentless effort to comprehend and apply basic understandings of how music works ... More


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