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The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany

Cynthia Miller-Idriss

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196152
eISBN:
9781400888931
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196152.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Far right politics and extremist violence are on the rise across Europe, prompting scholars and policymakers to question why extremism has become so appealing to so many people. This book examines ... More


Meditation: contemporary theoretical approaches *

Michael M. Delmonte

in The Psychology of Meditation

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521945
eISBN:
9780191688478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521945.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter presents the views of the other hemisphere by describing and discussing the various theoretical approaches which have been taken by Western psychologists ... More


The Future of Privacy

James B. Rule

in Privacy in Peril: How We Are Sacrificing a Fundamental Right in Exchange for Security and Convenience

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195307832
eISBN:
9780199944040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307832.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter takes a look at the possible future of privacy. It considers the views of privacy defenders, and examines the judgments on where and how to draw a line against the endless erosion of ... More


News and Reality Programmes

Colin Shaw

in Deciding What We Watch: Taste, Decency and Media Ethics in the UK and the USA

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159377
eISBN:
9780191673603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159377.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

To say that taste is a relatively minor matter in news and reality programmes is not to dismiss it as unimportant, but the fair treatment of individuals, which is so often at risk in these ... More


Kainate Receptors

ROBERT BALÁZS, RICHARD J. BRIDGES, and CARL W. COTMAN

in Excitatory Amino Acid Transmission in Health and Disease

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195150025
eISBN:
9780199865079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195150025.003.0004
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Both kainate receptors and AMPA receptors mediate fast excitatory synaptic transmission and are associated primarily with voltage-independent channels that gate a depolarizing current mainly carried ... More


Nmda Receptors

ROBERT BALÁZS, RICHARD J. BRIDGES, and CARL W. COTMAN

in Excitatory Amino Acid Transmission in Health and Disease

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195150025
eISBN:
9780199865079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195150025.003.0005
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Ionotropic glutamate receptors, including NMDA receptors, mediate most of the excitatory synaptic transmission in the mammalian central nervous system. When NMDA receptors are activated by membrane ... More


Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors

ROBERT BALÁZS, RICHARD J. BRIDGES, and CARL W. COTMAN

in Excitatory Amino Acid Transmission in Health and Disease

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195150025
eISBN:
9780199865079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195150025.003.0007
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Metabotropic glutamate receptors (mGluRs) are a distinct family of excitatory amino acid receptors. Unlike the ionotropic glutamate receptors (iGluRs), which constitute cation-specific ion channels ... More


Experimental psychopathology and psychological treatment

J. Mark G. Williams

in Inside Psychology: A science over 50 years

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199228768
eISBN:
9780191696336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228768.003.0023
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter describes changes and developments experimental psychopathology and psychological treatment during the past fifty years. Since the first emergence of psychology as an experimental ... More


Military Conditioning and Moral Damage

Ned Dobos

in Ethics, Security, and The War-Machine: The True Cost of the Military

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198860518
eISBN:
9780191892554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198860518.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Wherever there is a military establishment, men and women must be recruited into it and conditioned to be effective war-fighters. Whether or not they are ever deployed, there is a respect in which ... More


Waterboarding: Political and Sacred Torture

Stephen F. Eisenman

in Speaking about Torture

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823242245
eISBN:
9780823242283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823242245.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter extends arguments that Eisenman has made elsewhere regarding the “Abu Ghraib effect,” which is the public’s desensitization to images of torture because of the long history of artistic ... More


Docile Bodies

Leslie Margolin

in The Etherized Wife: Privilege and Power in Sex Therapy Discourse

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190061203
eISBN:
9780190061234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190061203.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

“Docile Bodies” focuses on behavioral sex therapists who were contemporaries of Masters and Johnson, including Joseph Wolpe, Arnold A. Lazarus, William Hartman, and Marilyn Fithian. This chapter ... More


Principles of clinical pharmacology

Stevan R. Emmett, Nicola Hill, and Federico Dajas-Bailador

in Clinical Pharmacology for Prescribing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199694938
eISBN:
9780191918438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199694938.003.0009
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Pharmacology

Pharmacology is defined as the study of the effects of drugs on the function of a living organism. It is an inte­grative discipline that tackles drug/ compound behaviours in varied physiological ... More


Managing Performance Anxiety

Robert H. Woody

in Psychology for Musicians: Understanding and Acquiring the Skills

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780197546598
eISBN:
9780197546635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546598.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Unfortunately, musicians do not always enthusiastically welcome all opportunities to perform for an audience of people. Instead of sensing excitement to share their music with an audience, musicians ... More


Supply, Demand, and Production Harms

Max Waltman

in Pornography: The Politics of Legal Challenges

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197598535
eISBN:
9780197598566
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197598535.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The chapter analytically reviews research findings on pornography consumption and the harms inflicted during its production. Most men are found to use pornography, especially young men, while few ... More


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