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Gentlemen Bred to the Law: Induction and Legal Education

David Lemmings

in Professors of the Law: Barristers and English Legal Culture in the Eighteenth Century

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207214
eISBN:
9780191677557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207214.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter considers critically the experience of educating barristers, and especially the attempts at educational reform undertaken in the middle of ... More


Strategic, Managerial, and Cultural Issues

Ibrahim Warde

in Islamic Finance in the Global Economy

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748612161
eISBN:
9780748653072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612161.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The rapid growth of Islamic finance is likely to last for a few more years given the opportunities presented by the huge Islamic market, which is only partially tapped. However, the picture is not ... More


Cultural Challenges for Mainline Protestant Political Progressives

Paul Lichterman and Rhys H. Williams

in Religion and Progressive Activism: New Stories About Faith and Politics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781479854769
eISBN:
9781479834457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479854769.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Paul Lichterman and Rhys H. Williams’s chapter focuses on theologically liberal Mainline Protestants, who have historically been at the forefront of many progressive religious actions. First, the ... More


Facing Up to the Hard Problems: Western Bioethics in the Eastern Land of India

Subrata Chattopadhyay

in Bioethics Around the Globe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195386097
eISBN:
9780190267476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386097.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter offers examples of crucial insights that an Eastern insider can offer to improve Western and Eastern bioethics. It highlights “colonized minds”, pervasive political and medical ... More


Consulting Internationally

Dennis W. Johnson

in Democracy for Hire: A History of American Political Consulting

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190272692
eISBN:
9780190272722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190272692.003.0019
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Since the 1970s, international political consulting has been a growth industry for enterprising American campaign specialists. This has led to a growth in American-style campaigning in international ... More


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