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Preserving and Promoting Differences? The External Dimension of Cultural Cooperation

Joseph A. McMahon

in Culture and European Union Law

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199275472
eISBN:
9780191699825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199275472.003.0011
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Because Europe is not without a rich diversity of cultures and varied traditions, cultural cooperation — which may be exhibited through various partnership endeavours of the community with public ... More


Regime Conflict as Institutional Conflict and Power Struggle

Dirk Pulkowski

in The Law and Politics of International Regime Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689330
eISBN:
9780191768279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689330.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines institutional conflicts within the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). It explains the concept of ... More


Regime Conflict as Goal Conflict

Dirk Pulkowski

in The Law and Politics of International Regime Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689330
eISBN:
9780191768279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689330.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

Legal pluralism can shed light on the root causes of the differentiation of the international order into various regimes. It also offers insights into a particular dimension of regime conflict, i.e. ... More


UNESCO, the United Kingdom, and Cultural Diversity after the Millennium

Asha Rogers

in State Sponsored Literature: Britain and Cultural Diversity after 1945

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198857761
eISBN:
9780191890383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857761.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This final diachronic chapter steps back from the question of literature’s publicly funded status to consider how cultural diversity became an important site of negotiation in the United Kingdom’s ... More


Memoirs of the Life of Henriette-Sylvie De Molière : A Novel

Madame de Villedieu

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226144191
eISBN:
9780226144214
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226144214.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Known as Madame de Villedieu, Marie-Catherine Desjardins (ca. 1640–1683) was a prolific writer who played an important role in the evolution of the early modern French novel. One of the earliest ... More


Regime Conflict as Conflict among Legal Rules

Dirk Pulkowski

in The Law and Politics of International Regime Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689330
eISBN:
9780191768279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689330.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines the potential for rule conflicts among World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Cultural Diversity ... More


From Gangsta Parties to the Postracial Promised Land: A Year of Race Stories

in What Can You Say?: America's National Conversation on Race

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763363
eISBN:
9780804774666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763363.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter starts off with the case of the Clemson party incident, which helps show that the pop-cultural arena is where most Americans prefer to think about race. It looks at the two main ways to ... More


“Race Doesn't Matter”: Manic Glimpses of a Postracial Future

in What Can You Say?: America's National Conversation on Race

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763363
eISBN:
9780804774666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763363.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter takes a look at the 2008 Democratic primary and the importance of race during the campaign's early stages. This reveals powerful cultural conventions that help guide people's perceptions ... More


Understanding the Resistance

Peter J. Neumann

in Using Cost-Effectiveness Analysis to Improve Health Care: Opportunities and barriers

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195171860
eISBN:
9780199865345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171860.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter argues that resistance to CEA, in part, reflects American cultural conventions, which lean toward market-based solutions and away from government policies that examine returns on ... More


Evil's Vanity

Keith Doubt

in Understanding Evil: Lessons from Bosnia

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227006
eISBN:
9780823235872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227006.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter examines the social motive behind ethnic cleansing in Bosnia. The costs of ethnic cleansing were great for both the victims and the victimizers. The ... More


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