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The Church as Cultural Space

Peter Coss

in The Foundations of Gentry Life: The Multons of Frampton and their World 1270-1370

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199560004
eISBN:
9780191723094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560004.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

Religious belief and practice are central to the understanding of any, or at least almost any, culture. As far as the gentry is concerned religious sensibility and religious observance immediately ... More


The Beginnings of Urbanization in Rome

Christopher Smith

in Mediterranean Urbanization 800-600 BC

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263259
eISBN:
9780191734618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263259.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter examines the urbanization process in Rome based on archaeological evidence. Archaeological attention has been refocused on Rome because the question of the reliability of our sources for ... More


Robert Bellarmine and the Catholic Church: Questions of Power and Authority

Stefania Tutino

in Empire of Souls: Robert Bellarmine and the Christian Commonwealth

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199740536
eISBN:
9780199894765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740536.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

The final chapter closes back on the Roman Curia, and it explains how, in Bellarmine’s view, the dynamics and mechanics of its power worked. The first section of this chapter illustrates the ... More


A History of the Popes 1830-1914

Owen Chadwick

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269229
eISBN:
9780191600456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269226.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This history of the ninteenth‐century popes covers the papacies of Gregory XVI, Pius IX, Leo XIII and Pius X in their religious and political aspects. The period was dominated by the question of ... More


The Conflict Renewed: The Question of Investiture (1099–1122)

Colin Morris

in The Papal Monarchy: The Western Church from 1050 to 1250

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269250
eISBN:
9780191600708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269250.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The conflict continued, but narrowed to a more specific issue over the lay investiture of bishops. Compromise was negotiated in the Concordat of Worms. The period saw a transformation in the ... More


Pope Pius X (1903–1914)

Owen Chadwick

in A History of the Popes 1830-1914

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269229
eISBN:
9780191600456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269226.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The election of Giuseppe Sarto, archbishop of Venice, as Pius X in 1903 was a surprise in that he had little political or diplomatic experience and knew nothing of the workings of the Curia. He did ... More


Priestly Coalition

Richard A. Schoenherr

David Yamane (ed.)

in Goodbye Father: The Celibate Male Priesthood and the Future of the Catholic Church

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780195082593
eISBN:
9780199834952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195082591.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter continues the discussion on coalitions in the Catholic Church by describing the conservative or priestly coalition. The strength of the conservative coalition is structurally determined ... More


Conclusion

Andrew Greeley and Paul Wink

in The Catholic Revolution: New Wine, Old Wineskins, and the Second Vatican Council

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520238176
eISBN:
9780520938779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238176.003.0016
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The Catholic Revolution began on October 13, 1962. After the free vote for the Members of the Commissions, the Council Fathers began to realize that they could overcome the entrenched power of the ... More


Transparency and Representation of the Public Interest in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Alessandra Asteriti and Christian J. Tams

in International Investment Law and Comparative Public Law

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199589104
eISBN:
9780191595455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589104.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter addresses one of the crucial tensions facing modern investment arbitration: that between confidentiality and privacy, on the one hand, and transparency and inclusiveness, on the other. ... More


A Contribution of Human Rights Monitoring Bodies?

Elisa Morgera

in Corporate Accountability in International Environmental Law

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199558018
eISBN:
9780191705311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558018.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter provides an analysis of the growing case law on the environmentally irresponsible conduct of private companies. It first concentrates on national courts facing claims of international ... More


The Roman Court and the Papal Civil Service

Peter Partner

in The Pope’s Men: The Papal Civil Service in the Renaissance

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198219958
eISBN:
9780191678394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198219958.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter discusses the Roman court, which is the household of a bishop, the ceremonial court of a ruler, and the centre of government of the universal church and papal state. The discussion ... More


Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Paul M. Collins

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The U.S. Supreme Court is a public policy battleground in which organized interests attempt to etch their economic, legal, and political preferences into law through the filing of amicus curiae ... More


Corpus Domini and the Creation of Adam and Eve

Carol Lansing

in Power & Purity: Cathar Heresy in Medieval Italy

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195149807
eISBN:
9780199849079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149807.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter examines the ways in which the Orvietan commune, from the mid-1260s on, became identified with the papal curia and the celebration of the Corpus Domini feast. Ecclesiastical and civic ... More


Introduction

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This introductory chapter provides an outline of the book. It begins with a meticulous overview of existing studies of amici curiae, concluding that previous research has failed to establish whether ... More


Interest Group Litigation

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter presents an overview of interest group litigation. It discusses interest groups' decisions to litigate, the various methods of interest group litigation, and the goals of interest groups ... More


Amicus Curiae Participation in the Supreme Court

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter contains a detailed discussion of amicus curiae participation in the courts. It discusses the genesis of the amicus curiae in Roman law, to its current incarnation in the American legal ... More


Amici Curiae and Judicial Decision Making

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the legal and attitudinal models of judicial decision making and introduces two competing theories for the possible influence of amicus briefs in the Supreme Court. It expands ... More


Amici Curiae and the Consistency

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the influence of amicus curiae briefs on the variability in judicial decision making. It begins by explaining the importance of understanding the consistency of judicial choice, ... More


Amici Curiae and Dissensus on the Supreme Court

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter investigates whether amicus curiae briefs contribute to a justice's decision to write or join a regular concurring, special concurring, or dissenting opinion. It begins with a discussion ... More


Conclusions and Implications

Paul M Collins

in Friends of the Supreme Court: Interest Groups and Judicial Decision Making

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195372144
eISBN:
9780199870813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372144.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This concluding chapter reviews the key findings presented throughout the book. It first discusses the empirical findings regarding interest group participation in the Supreme Court and their ... More


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