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Apology and Reconciliation in International Relations

Raymond Cohen

in From Conflict Resolution to Reconciliation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195166439
eISBN:
9780199849796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166439.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

An apology serves as a human and effective tool for reconciliation and in dealing with conflict. Since apologies are not limited to only speech and may be delivered in several different ways and ... More


A Time for Listening and Caring: Spirituality and the Care of the Chronically Ill and Dying

Christina M. Puchalski

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195146820
eISBN:
9780199999866
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146820.001.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine and Older People

The connection between spirituality and health has received a lot of attention in both the scientific and lay presses. Is religion good for your health? Should doctors talk with their patients about ... More


The English Patient

Lee Spinks

in Michael Ondaatje

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719066320
eISBN:
9781781703113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719066320.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter discusses The English Patient, which presents Ondaatje's implied critique of modern cultural and social conditions. This novel studies features of the mind of Europe during a period of ... 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


Components of Emotional Meaning: A sourcebook

Johnny J. R. Fontaine, Klaus R. Scherer, and Cristina Soriano (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199592746
eISBN:
9780191762765
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592746.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The present book reports an extensive cross-cultural and cross-linguistic study on the meaning of emotion words adopting a novel methodological approach. Based on the Component Process Model a new ... More


Participation or non-participation? Getting beyond dichotomies by applying an ideology-critical, a comparative and a biographical perspective

Andreas Walther

in Youth participation in Europe: Beyond discourses, practices and realities

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447300182
eISBN:
9781447307792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300182.003.0014
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

A common thread connecting the contributions gathered in the volume relates to the observation that public as well as scientific discourses tend to measure young people's political and social ... More


Tzu Chi: The Modernization of Buddhist Compassion

Richard Madsen

in Democracy's Dharma: Religious Renaissance and Political Development in Taiwan

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520252271
eISBN:
9780520941038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252271.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter studies the Tzu Chi, the religious organization responsible for building the Great Love villages, and introduces the organization's leader and foundress, Master Cheng Yen, who is also ... More


Professional and interprofessional cross-cultural ethics in trauma recovery programme implementation by UK professionals in the Middle East

Ian Barron and Ghassan Abdullah

in Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447308997
eISBN:
9781447311447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447308997.003.0015
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter contributes to the emerging field of interprofessional ethics by exploring interprofessional moral issues involved in a cross-cultural trauma recovery project set within the occupied ... More


Global Governance from Regional Perspectives: A Critical View

Anna Triandafyllidou (ed.)

in Global Governance from Regional Perspectives: A Critical View

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198793342
eISBN:
9780191835193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793342.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The aim of this book is to investigate and confront the cultural and geopolitical understandings of global governance in different regions of the world. The main research questions addressed in this ... More


Global Governance from Regional Perspectives: A Critical View

Anna Triandafyllidou (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198793342
eISBN:
9780191835193
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793342.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book investigates, discusses, and confronts the different cultural and geopolitical understandings of global governance in different regions of the world. The main research questions addressed ... More


Kaleidoscopic Sixties

Naomi Woodspring

in Baby Boomers: Time and Ageing Bodies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447318774
eISBN:
9781447318781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318774.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

‘Kaleidoscopic Sixties,’ is a survey of the Sixties in Britain. The survey in this chapter comes from a variety of sources and is not meant to be definitive. The story of the Sixties is meant to set ... More


Pluralizing Global Governance: Achievements and Challenges Ahead

Anna Triandafyllidou (ed.)

in Global Governance from Regional Perspectives: A Critical View

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198793342
eISBN:
9780191835193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793342.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The concluding chapter summarizes the four main findings of the volume. The first concerns a certain retreat from global governance despite the multilateral and unstable nature of the world order in ... More


Robin—My Gateway, Guide, Ears, and Voice in China

Ruthellen Josselson

in Narrative and Cultural Humility: Reflections from "The Good Witch" Teaching Psychotherapy in China

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197512579
eISBN:
9780197512609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197512579.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter is an intense portrait of the Chinese interpreter with some reflections on the slipperiness of language between the two cultures. The close relationship that developed between the author ... More


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