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Overt and Covert Institutionalization in Europe

Adrienne Héritier

in The Institutionalization of Europe

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199247967
eISBN:
9780191601088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924796X.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Concerns decision-making in the European Union (EU), given the ever-present threat of deadlock, and argues that a set of informal and more formal tactics, serving to facilitate rule-making, has ... More


The United States Congress

Ross English

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719063084
eISBN:
9781781700228
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719063084.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The role of the Congress is essential to any study of American government and politics. It would be impossible to gain a complete understanding of the American system of government without an ... More


Kállay and the Croats

Robin Okey

in Taming Balkan Nationalism: The Habsburg ‘Civilizing Mission’ in Bosnia 1878-1914

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199213917
eISBN:
9780191707490
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213917.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

For Bosnia's Catholics, the Austro-Hungarian colonial occupation was a challenge to both old traditions and future aspirations, and the biggest revolution in Franciscan life came not directly from ... More


Winning Together: The Natural Resource Negotiation Playbook

Bruno Verdini Trejo

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037136
eISBN:
9780262343633
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037136.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Through an analysis of prominent transboundary natural resource management negotiation cases, Winning Together outlines how government, industry, and NGOs can effectively overcome past grievances, ... More


Beyond Socialist Autonomy in Tibet

Baogang He

in Governing Taiwan and Tibet: Democratic Approaches

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748699711
eISBN:
9781474416139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699711.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 8 examines in detail the current practice of autonomy in China. It first examines current Chinese official practice of autonomy, followed by a discussion of the Dalai Lama’s proposal on the ... More


Whither Bosnia?

Christopher Bennett

in Bosnia's Paralyzed Peace

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190608293
eISBN:
9780190638450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190608293.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter covers Bosnia’s evolution since 2007 and the reversal of the decision to close the Office of the High Representative, concluding with an analysis of the country’s prospects. It considers ... More


Middle Eastern Constitutionalism

Chibli Mallat

in Philosophy of Nonviolence: Revolution, Constitutionalism, and Justice beyond the Middle East

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199394203
eISBN:
9780199394234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199394203.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Philosophy of Law

The chapter focuses on the specificity of Middle Eastern constitutionalism around the place of religion as the ultimate referential text, following the “Article 2” Islamic law model in successive ... More


The Satyagraha

Mary Elizabeth King

in Gandhian Nonviolent Struggle and Untouchability in South India: The 1924–25 Vykom Satyagraha and Mechanisms of Change

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199452668
eISBN:
9780199085279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199452668.003.0004
Subject:
History, Indian History

In December 1923, Madhavan obtained a Congress party resolution establishing an Anti-Untouchability Committee, mainly from upper castes. On March 30, 1924, Vykom’s satyagraha began. Varying castes ... More


Just and Equitable Winding Up

Victor Joffe QC, David Drake, Giles Richardson, Daniel Lightman QC, and Timothy Collingwood

in Minority Shareholders: Law, Practice, and Procedure, Sixth Edition

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198820383
eISBN:
9780191932236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/9780198820383.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Ever since the Companies Act 1862, successive Companies Acts have made provision for companies to be wound up on just and equitable grounds.


Meetings of Members Ordered by the Court

Leslie Kosmin QC and Catherine Roberts

in Company Meetings and Resolutions: Law, Practice, and Procedure

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198832744
eISBN:
9780191932335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832744.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The two key organs of a company are the board of directors and the members of the company exercising their constitutional rights in a general meeting. Company law attaches great significance to the ... More


Ending the Insurgency

Michael Llewellyn-Smith

in Venizelos: The Making of a Greek Statesman 1864-1914

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197586495
eISBN:
9780197610824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197586495.003.0017
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In summer and autumn 1905 the deadlock was broken, by a series of moves on the part of Venizelos, Howard and his colleagues, with help from Sfakianakis. Since there could be no concession of union, a ... More


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