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Fusion Republicanism

Nancy L. Rosenblum

in Debating Democracy's Discontent: Essays on American Politics, Law, and Public Philosophy

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294962
eISBN:
9780191598708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294964.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

“Fusion republicanism” is a fluid mix of democratic ideology, potential militancy, and invocation of civic virtue prevalent in American political life, a conglomeration of disparate elements of ... More


The Crisis of Morality and the Moral Culture of Contemporary Society

John Hendry

in Between Enterprise and Ethics: Business and Management in a Bimoral Society

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199268634
eISBN:
9780191708381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268634.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter critically reviews contemporary accounts of the crisis of morality, with particular attention to the arguments of Fukuyama, the free-market critics of the right, arguments concerning the ... More


In Search of a New East Asian Paradigm for Development

Yung Chul Park

in Economic Liberalization and Integration in East Asia: A Post-Crisis Paradigm

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199276776
eISBN:
9780191603051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199276773.003.0022
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Reforming the old system, rather than adopting an Anglo-American model, is essential to make it better suited and more flexible in adjusting to the new realities of the region and the rest of the ... More


Negrín Returns to the Central-Southern Zone

Burnett Bolloten

in The Spanish Civil War: Revolution and Counterrevolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624464
eISBN:
9781469624488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624464.003.0063
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the denouement of the Catalan battle in Negrín's flight from Toulouse, France to Alicarte, to emphasize the need for continued resistance. Not many in his cabinet would respond ... More


Technical Demoralization

Samuel Cohn

in All Societies Die: How to Keep Hope Alive

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781501755903
eISBN:
9781501755927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501755903.003.0034
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter explains why officials in poor countries are more likely to be corrupt than officials in rich countries. One reason is that even if these officials played things straight, they simply ... More


Moralization and Demoralization in Jewish Ethics

Leon Roth

in Is There a Jewish Philosophy?: Rethinking Fundamentals

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774556
eISBN:
9781800340824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774556.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter takes a look at certain instances of ‘deflation’, or even ‘debasement’, in Jewish ethics. These instances cut very deep. Each pair of readings involves a contrary moral attitude; and it ... More


To Emmitsburg Road

Earl J. Hess

in Pickett's Charge—The Last Attack at Gettysburg

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807826485
eISBN:
9781469603001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898390_hess.8
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter describes Pickett's move towards Emmitsburg Road. Pickett had gone along the lines of his brigade telling the men that when the barrage lifted, they were expected to get in line quickly ... More


Tackling Judicial Delinquency 1

A.G. Noorani

in CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTIONS AND CITIZENS' RIGHTS: An Omnibus Comprising Constitutional Questions in India and Citizens' Rights, Judges and State Accountability

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195678291
eISBN:
9780199080588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195678291.003.0067
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines judicial delinquency in India. Chief Justice Sabyasachi Mukharji observed that there is human devaluation and crisis of character in this judicial crisis. The devaluation was ... More


Prelude to a Strike (1966–1970)

Philip F. Rubio

in There's Always Work at the Post Office: African American Postal Workers and the Fight for Jobs, Justice, and Equality

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833421
eISBN:
9781469604053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895733_rubio.16
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses growing postal worker militancy in the late 1960s, which was primarily a product of frustration and demoralization over economic and work issues. That militancy was fueled by ... More


Liberal Advocacy and Neoliberal Rule: On McCloskey’s Ambivalence

Stephen G. Engelmann

in Humanism Challenges Materialism in Economics and Economic History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226429588
eISBN:
9780226429618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226429618.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

In the twentieth century and beyond, market libertarians have consistently identified themselves with classical liberalism while contributing to the formation and justification of neoliberalism. They ... More


Deficits of Justice and Civility

Jonathan A. Jacobs

in The Liberal State and Criminal Sanction: Seeking Justice and Civility

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190863623
eISBN:
9780190863654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190863623.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter explains the types of harm often caused by long stays in prison in the current conditions. It focuses on how prisoners’ capacities as agents are diminished and the ways that ... More


“If Lincoln Should Continue to Work at the Mote in Our Eye”

Timothy B. Smith

in Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734294
eISBN:
9781621035411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734294.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter examines the problems, experiences, and difficulties of the loyal Confederate white citizenry. These citizens who initially supported the war steadily became disenchanted and lost the ... More


Something Wrong with the Label

Edward Shorter

in How Everyone Became Depressed: The Rise and Fall of the Nervous Breakdown

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199948086
eISBN:
9780197563304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199948086.003.0012
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

How did everyone become depressed? A depression needed to be created that could be applied to everyone. The drafters of the third edition of the American Psychiatric Association’s (APA) DSM series ... More


Context

Edward Shorter

in How Everyone Became Depressed: The Rise and Fall of the Nervous Breakdown

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199948086
eISBN:
9780197563304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199948086.003.0016
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

Consider the current landscape of depression. In an ABC poll in 2002, 15% of Americans said they felt “really depressed” once a week or more. Another 17% said once a month. That means that ... More


Land Acquisition and “Fair Compensation” of the “Project Affected”: Scrutiny of the Law and Its Interpretation

Malabika Pal

in The Land Question in India: State, Dispossession, and Capitalist Transition

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198792444
eISBN:
9780191834431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792444.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

The chapter examines the fairness claim of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act (LARR), 2013. The author uses the utilitarian ... More


Taking an Interest in One’s Future

Cheshire Calhoun

in Doing Valuable Time: The Present, the Future, and Meaningful Living

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190851866
eISBN:
9780190851897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851866.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The chapter’s topic is the motivating interest we take, and sometimes lose, in our own future. A set of questions are addressed: How is the valuing attitude taken toward ends connected to taking an ... More


A Typology of Moral Progress

Allen Buchanan

in The Evolution of Moral Progress: A Biocultural Theory

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190868413
eISBN:
9780190868444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868413.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter identifies a number of developments that are candidates for moral progress: abolition of the Atlantic chattel slavery, improvements in civil rights for minorities, equal rights for ... More


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