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Integration and Control

John Child, David Faulkner, and Robert Pitkethly

in The Management of International Acquisitions

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199267101
eISBN:
9780191716706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267101.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter presents findings on control and integration policies between parent and subsidiary that were adopted following acquisition. It draws on both quantitative and qualitative research which ... More


Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Yann Algan, Alberto Bisin, Alan Manning, and Thierry Verdier (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The concepts of cultural diversity and cultural identity are at the forefront of the political debate in many western societies. In Europe, the discussion is stimulated by the political pressures ... More


Cultural Integration in Sweden

Lena Nekby

in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The cultural integration of immigrants and natives in Sweden is analysed in this study using nine measures of culture: within region gender gaps in education, marriage to a foreign born, marriage to ... More


Cultural Integration in Switzerland

Pierre Kohler

in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

This chapter explores cultural integration paths of eight migrant groups in Switzerland. It specifically analyses the evolution of objective behaviours and subjective attitudes of migrants from the ... More


Cultural Integration in Germany

Amelie Constant, Olga Nottmeyer, and Klaus Zimmermann

in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

This chapter studies the integration process of immigrants in Germany by comparing certain immigrant groups to natives, differentiating them by gender and immigrant generation. The indicators that ... More


Cultural Integration in Italy

Alberto Bisin and Eleonora Patacchini

in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

This chapter explores economic and cultural integration patterns for different immigrant groups in Italy, from first to second generations and across age cohorts. The chapter produces descriptive ... More


Characteristics of Biotechnology Mergers and Acquisitions

Lars Schweizer

in The Handbook of Mergers and Acquisitions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199601462
eISBN:
9780191743320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601462.003.0026
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, Strategy

This chapter deals with the characteristics of biotechnology mergers and acquisitions (M&As). Analysis of the development of the biotechnology industry from scientific and organizational perspectives ... More


Eunomia: New Order for a New World

Philip Allott

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199244935
eISBN:
9780191697418
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244935.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The end of the Cold War has brought a new form of world disorder. The systems and strategies imposed by the global balance of power of the Cold War have evaporated. The international system is ... More


Romanticism and Its Twilight in Western Europe and Russia

in A Fallen Idol Is Still a God: Lermontov and the Quandaries of Cultural Transition

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753708
eISBN:
9780804768030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753708.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter, which examines the works of Mikhail Lermontov in the context of the twilight years of Romanticism in Russia and Western Europe, explains that Lermontov raised critical questions about ... More


Types of Latin American Peasantry: A Preliminary Discussion

Eric R. Wolf

in Pathways of Power: Building an Anthropology of the Modern World

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520223332
eISBN:
9780520924871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223332.003.0015
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Theory and Practice

This chapter employs the concept of “types,” each built up around a cultural core formed by the functional interdependency of features in a structural relationship. Similar interdependencies are most ... More


Culture Change: The Perspective of Dynamical Minimalism

Andrzej Nowak, Wouter de Raad, and Wojciech Borkowski1

in Advances in Culture and Psychology: Volume Two

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199840694
eISBN:
9780199932726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199840694.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The goal of dynamical minimalism is to identify the simplest mechanisms and the fewest variables capable of producing the phenomenon we are trying to explain. Dynamical minimalism bases its ... More


Conclusion

Rafael Alarcón, Luis Escala, and Olga Odgers

in Making Los Angeles Home: The Integration of Mexican Immigrants in the United States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520284852
eISBN:
9780520960527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520284852.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This concluding chapter discusses the main contemporary characteristics of the process of integration of Mexican immigrants in Los Angeles, which must be understood both in relation to the contexts ... More


The Role of Culture in Creative Cognition

Angela K.-Y. Leung and Brandon Koh

in Handbook of Culture and Creativity: Basic Processes and Applied Innovations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190455675
eISBN:
9780190883317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190455675.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In this chapter, we propose the complementary model of culture and creativity (CMCC) to account for three pairs of contrasting forces that characterize the manners in which individuals manage their ... More


Re-discovering national spatiality and diversity in South China

Eric Kit-wai Ma

in Desiring Hong Kong, Consuming South China: Transborder Cultural Politics, 1970-2010

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9789888083459
eISBN:
9789882209329
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083459.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the political effects of the rising Chinese nation on Hong Kong people travelling and working in South China. It focuses on the cultural politics of re-nationalization, and thus ... More


Transformative Journeys: Travel and Culture in Song China

Cong Ellen Zhang

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833992
eISBN:
9780824870522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833992.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

During the Song (960–1279), all educated Chinese men traveled frequently, journeying long distances to attend school and take civil service examinations. They crisscrossed the country to assume ... More


The Sounds of Indigenismo: Cultural Integration and Musical Exoticism in Janitzio (1935) and María Candelaria (1944)

Jacqueline Avila

in Cinesonidos: Film Music and National Identity During Mexico's Época de Oro

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190671303
eISBN:
9780190671341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190671303.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Popular, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 3 discusses the problematic fictional indigenista film genre. Falling under the political ideology of indigenismo—discourses advocating for the social and economic integration of indigenous ... More


Understanding Engine Science: Robert Boyle and the New Experimentalism

Patrick Carroll

in Science, Culture, and Modern State Formation

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520247536
eISBN:
9780520932807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247536.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter develops an evaluation of the cultural integration—in practice—of natural philosophy, mathematics, and engineering in the second half of the seventeenth century. It describes this ... More


General Conclusions

Federico Lenzerini

in The Culturalization of Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199664283
eISBN:
9780191748479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664283.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Chapter 5 offers some general conclusions concerning the subject matter of the study carried out in the volume. It notes the affirmation of the process of culturalization of human rights law, ... More


Religious nationalism, sectarianism and anti-semitism

Fred Powell

in The Political Economy of the Irish Welfare State: Church, State and Capital

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447332916
eISBN:
9781447332930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447332916.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter examines the efforts of the new Irish Free State to construct a socially integrated culture. This would be shaped into a socially conservative communitarian form inspired by Catholic ... More


Christians

in Reconstructing Ashkenaz: The Human Face of Franco-German Jewry, 1000-1250

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759502
eISBN:
9780804786843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759502.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

The image of a pristine Ashkenazic society presents these Jews as culturally autonomous, as dwelling entirely within the four ells of their own tradition and lifestyle, and as conducting contact with ... More


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