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The Art of Being Governed: Everyday Politics in Late Imperial China

Michael Szonyi

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691197241
eISBN:
9781400888887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691197241.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

How did ordinary people in the Ming dynasty (1368–1644) deal with the demands of the state? This book explores the myriad ways that families fulfilled their obligations to provide a soldier to the ... More


Conclusion

Angus Vine

in In Defiance of Time: Antiquarian Writing in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199566198
eISBN:
9780191722462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566198.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This concluding chapter returns explicitly to the idea of the defiance of time. It looks forward to the next generation of antiquaries, whose interests tended to be more scientific, and who were ... More


October 2006: Lesbian Families, Parenthood and Contact

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0030
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Discusses the House of Lords decision in Re G (Children) [2006] UKHL 42, which was an utterly unexceptional contact dispute between a non-resident claimant who wanted to continue and build a ... More


At the Cross Roads: 1835

Walter Lowrie

in A Short Life of Kierkegaard

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157771
eISBN:
9781400845972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157771.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter details Kierkegaard's initial forays into young adulthood. Though the events of the Great Earthquake had crushed him, it had also liberated him from his father's dominance—and, as he ... More


Chapter Three: Te Pehi Kupe's Moko

Geoffrey Sanborn

in Whipscars and Tattoos: The Last of the Mohicans, Moby-Dick, and the Maori

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199751693
eISBN:
9780199894819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751693.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature, World Literature

Chapter Three retells the story of Te Pehi Kupe, a Maori chief who forced himself onto a passing ship and traveled to England. Just as the whip-scarred back of Te Ara is the central image in Chapter ... More


A Record of Family Reverence in Practice 《紀孝行章》‎

Henry Rosemont and Roger T. Ames

in The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence: A Philosophical Translation of the Xiaojing

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832841
eISBN:
9780824869953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832841.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

In this chapter, Confucius is explaining to Master Zeng the more personal dimensions of family reverence. According to Confucius, “Filial children in serving parents in their daily lives show them ... More


“Being ‘Underground’ Is Strange”

Shawn Francis Peters

in The Catonsville Nine: An American Story

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199827855
eISBN:
9780199950140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827855.003.0023
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

As the date of their surrender approached, the surviving members of the Catonsville Nine gathered to discuss whether they would submit to imprisonment. Up until that point, Mary Moylan had not really ... More


Developmental Origins of Aggression: From Social Learning to Epigenetics

Richard E. Tremblay

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter explains that in the course of executing the Montreal Longitudinal-Experimental Study, the author became convinced that some of the developmental origins of antisocial behavior were ... More


Sexual Hatred, “Unforced” Conversation, and an act of Defiance

Karl Kraus

in The Third Walpurgis Night: The Complete Text

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780300236002
eISBN:
9780300252804
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300236002.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter reveals a venomous witch's brew of sexual hatred and extorted confessions. Such things were spewed out between Nuremberg, Ingolstadt, Mannheim, Worms, and Cassel, and out of this ... More


Introduction: Cinema Naïveté

RAYMOND J. HABERSKI

in Freedom to Offend: How New York Remade Movie Culture

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124292
eISBN:
9780813134918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124292.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This introductory chapter discusses the controversy that surrounded the movie Deep Throat, a notorious pornographic film made in the early 1970s. The chapter also highlights the true purpose of the ... More


Defiance

Mark Selikowitz

in ADHD: The Facts

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198867371
eISBN:
9780191904127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867371.003.0006
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Clinical Medicine

Approximately one-quarter of children with ADHD experience significant difficulties in conforming to rules and regulations appropriate for their age, and these difficulties are usually seen both at ... More


Schism as Politics

Roy Gottfried

in Joyce's Misbelief

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031675
eISBN:
9780813038506
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031675.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter focuses on Joyce's use of his misbelief to assert a brand of national identity that served as a model for the Ireland he sought to express through his apostasy. Along with the artistic ... More


Paul Rock and the Criminology of Law-Making: Contingency, Emotions, and a Defiance Theory of Victims’ Rights

Lawrence Sherman and Heather Strang

in The Eternal Recurrence of Crime and Control: Essays in Honour of Paul Rock

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199580231
eISBN:
9780191702280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580231.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter is concerned with Paul Rock's work on the criminology of law-making. It highlights the role of the organizational weapon of victim advocacy organizations, asking whether they are central ... More


Heralds, Ambassadors, and the Treaty of Troyes

Theodor Meron

in Henry's Wars and Shakespeare's Laws: Perspectives on the Law of War in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258117
eISBN:
9780191681790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258117.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

During the battle of Agincourt when the English seemed to have won the war, Montjoy, a French herald, presented a request to the king which involved asking for the right to be able to bring home the ... More


Captured Speech

Arlette Farge

in The Allure of the Archives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176735
eISBN:
9780300180213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176735.003.0006
Subject:
History, Historiography

The judicial archives reveal a fragmented world. The events are mundane and their occurrence beyond commonplace. The characters are ordinary and the documentary record of them is fragmentary. This ... More


Declarations of War and Truce Agreements

Theodor Meron

in Henry's Wars and Shakespeare's Laws: Perspectives on the Law of War in the Later Middle Ages

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258117
eISBN:
9780191681790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258117.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The Duke of Exeter, who served as a representative and an ambassador for the King to French court, delivered an ultimatum to the King of France — which concerned Henry V's inheritance and right to ... More


State Power and Moral Defence: Nestorius and Irenaeus

Fergus Millar

in A Greek Roman Empire: Power and Belief under Theodosius II (408-450)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520247031
eISBN:
9780520941410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247031.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

The Imperial “laws” or letters concerning Nestorius and Irenaeus, addressed to major Prefects and the edicts that in their turn were broadcasted to the public, represent the best evidence for the ... More


The View From the Dock: Perceptions of Sentenced Offenders

Roberts Julian V

in Punishing Persistent Offenders: Exploring Community and Offender Perspectives

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199283897
eISBN:
9780191700262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283897.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter draws upon interviews with a sample of repeat offenders conducted in 2007. The interviews explored convicted offenders' reactions to the criminal sentencing process, and in particular, ... More


Modernity

Fromherz Allen James

in Ibn Khaldun: Life and Times

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748639342
eISBN:
9780748653201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639342.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter discusses Ibn Khaldun's rise to signify the universal claims of a modern nation. His universalism is unprecedented that he became the inspiration for an acceptable, modern-day 'asabiyya ... More


The Price of Defiance: James Meredith and the Integration of Ole Miss

Charles W. Eagles

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807832738
eISBN:
9781469605067
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895597_eagles
Subject:
History, African-American History

When James Meredith enrolled as the first African American student at the University of Mississippi in 1962, the resulting riots produced more casualties than any other clash of the civil rights era. ... More


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