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A Methodological Afterword

Ted A. Campbell

in The Gospel in Christian Traditions

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195370638
eISBN:
9780199870738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195370638.003.008
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Chapter 7 offers reflections on the methodology that the book uses. The methodology includes historical and ecumenical study involving the serious probing of historic claims to consensus and the ... More


THE CRITIC OF NATURE AND GENIUS

Mark Wilson

in Wandering Significance: An Essay on Conceptual Behaviour

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780199269259
eISBN:
9780191710155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269259.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

The vital role of ‘concept’ as our chief means for expressing an evaluation of our present capacities for semantic diagnosis and control is reviewed, leading to chastened expectations that lie ... More


 Still Liminal after All These Years:: Teaching Ordeals and Peregrinations

Ann Grodzins Gold

in Teaching Ritual

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195176452
eISBN:
9780199785308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195176452.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes some of the chapter's author's peregrinations in the liminality of teaching, notably, “the rocks and stones” laid out in large courses for undergraduates all looking for ... More


Economic Lives: How Culture Shapes the Economy

Viviana A. Zelizer

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691139364
eISBN:
9781400836253
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691139364.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Over the past three decades, economic sociology has been revealing how culture shapes economic life even while economic facts affect social relationships. This work has transformed the field into a ... More


Global Perspectives on Income Taxation Law

Reuven Avi-Yonah, Nicola Sartori, and Omri Marian

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195321357
eISBN:
9780199893690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321357.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Public International Law

This book covers the standard topics regarding income tax, using a comparative perspective. The book considers the US approach as a benchmark and compares it with approaches used in other countries ... More


Intercultural Communication and Conflict Resolution: Towards an Iranian Approach

Reza Najafbagy

in Discourse as Cultural Struggle

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098114
eISBN:
9789882206830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098114.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines the question of conflict resolution and harmony between cultures in discourse and communication from the Iranian perspective. It argues that the establishment of realistic, ... More


Introduction

Thomas H. Johnson and Barry Scott Zellen

in Culture, Conflict, and Counterinsurgency

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804785952
eISBN:
9780804789219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785952.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The examination of wars and conflicts of the twenty-first century immediately draws one to the culture and sectarian dimensions of a conflict. Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California ... More


Changing Referents: Learning Across Space and Time in China and the West

Leigh Jenco

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780190263812
eISBN:
9780190263843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190263812.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Even as globalization has exposed the Eurocentric character of the academic theories used to understand the world, most scholarship continues to rely on the same parochial vocabulary it critiques. ... More


Defining Legal Culture

Won L. Kidane

in The Culture of International Arbitration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199973927
eISBN:
9780199361922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199973927.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Company and Commercial Law

The meaning of culture appears to depend on the culture that defines it. This chapter surveys the various definitions of culture in general and legal culture in particular and sets the stage for the ... More


Conclusion

Jill M. Bystydzienski

in Intercultural Couples: Crossing Boundaries, Negotiating Difference

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799789
eISBN:
9780814723197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799789.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This concluding chapter summarizes the major findings of this study and then explores the implications for intercultural understanding and accommodation more generally. Positing a link between ... More


Fact-Finding and Cultural Diversity in International Arbitration

Won L. Kidane

in The Culture of International Arbitration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199973927
eISBN:
9780199361922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199973927.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Company and Commercial Law

Facts have a cultural origin. The understanding of facts is culturally ingrained. Different meanings could be attributed to different occurrences by decision-makers coming from different cultural ... More


Conclusion

Walter Cohen

in A History of European Literature: The West and the World from Antiquity to the Present

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198732679
eISBN:
9780191796951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732679.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Most of the great European literary historians and intellectual historians of the past century compose their works in response to Communism, fascism, or both. The concerns of the present are in many ... More


Connecting

Renee Hobbs, Liz Deslauriers, and Pam Steager

in The Library Screen Scene: Film and Media Literacy in Schools, Colleges, and Communities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190854317
eISBN:
9780190057534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190854317.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Librarians in school, public, and academic contexts have been more outward-facing in their outreach efforts over the past 15 years. Public libraries have connected with school and academic libraries, ... More


Related Topics

Richard Foley

in The Geography of Insight: The Sciences, the Humanities, How they Differ, Why They Matter

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190865122
eISBN:
9780190879174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865122.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter examines Wittgenstein’s critique of philosophy’s premium on simplicity and generality. Although philosophy overlaps with the sciences, it also leans toward the humanities in the ... More


Introduction

Detlef Pollack and Gergely Rosta

in Religion and Modernity: An International Comparison

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198801665
eISBN:
9780191840302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198801665.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

A new discourse on religion in modern societies has established itself in the social sciences and humanities. Perspectives in the social sciences are no longer dominated by the master narrative that ... More


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