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Community, authority, and parochial realms

Kathryn Gleadle

in Borderline Citizens: Women, Gender and Political Culture in Britain, 1815-1867

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264492
eISBN:
9780191734274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264492.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Within their communities, women could act as authoritative public figures in ways that were strikingly at odds with the highly feminized modes of action with which they were associated in the wider ... More


National-Level Economic and Spatial Planning in Japan

Paul H. Tanimura and David W. Edgington

in National-Level Planning in Democratic Countries: An International Comparison of City and Regional Policy-Making

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238454
eISBN:
9781846313639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238454.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter focuses on national-level economic and spatial planning in Japan, first outlining the structure of national government agencies. It also explores the framework of Japan's planning system ... More


Economic development as differentiated citizenship: New Zealand

Dominic O'Sullivan

in Indigeneity: A Politics of Potential: Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447339427
eISBN:
9781447339465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339427.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Citizenship is a determinant of indigenous economic opportunity; it defines the ways in which people belong to the national political community and influences people’s access to economic agency. The ... More


Recasting the Community Action Program: The Pursuit of Race, Class, and Gender Equality in Los Angeles

Kazuyo Tsuchiya

in Reinventing Citizenship: Black Los Angeles, Korean Kawasaki, and Community Participation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816681112
eISBN:
9781452947945
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816681112.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter discusses the contributions of African American social worker Opal C. Jones through the Neighborhood Adult Participation Project (NAPP). Jones fought against racial discrimination by ... More


What Can Economists Contribute to the Common Good Tradition?

Andrew M. Yuengert

in Empirical Foundations of the Common Good: What Theology Can Learn from Social Science

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190670054
eISBN:
9780190681999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190670054.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies, Theology

Although most economists are skeptical of or puzzled by the Catholic concept of the common good, a rejection of the economic approach as inimical to the common good would be hasty and ... More


IP/IPR and Economic Agency

Barbara Townley, Philip Roscoe, and Nicola Searle

in Creating Economy: Enterprise, Intellectual Property, and the Valuation of Goods

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198795285
eISBN:
9780191836572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795285.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

The chapter considers the construction of economic agency among creative producers in the creative industries. It argues that a form of economic agency, homo oeconomicus, is facilitated by engagement ... More


Economic development as differentiated citizenship: Australia

Dominic O'Sullivan

in Indigeneity: A Politics of Potential: Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447339427
eISBN:
9781447339465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339427.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Indigenous Australian economic practices and aspirations emphasise economic activity’s cultural context and purpose; practices and aspirations that routinely differ from Australian public policy’s ... More


Governor William Winter: A New Image for Mississippi

Charles C. Bolton

in William F. Winter and the New Mississippi: A Biography

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037870
eISBN:
9781621039488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037870.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on the new approach Winter brought to the governor’s office and his plan to launch an administration that would help transform the image of Mississippi in the eyes of her ... More


The Role of Verifiable Contract Publicity in Impersonal Trade

Benito Arruñada

in Institutional Foundations of Impersonal Exchange: Theory and Policy of Contractual Registries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226028323
eISBN:
9780226028354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226028354.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter presents a general theory of public contract formalization. It discusses how impersonal exchange requires rights on assets; the difference between rights on assets and rights on persons; ... More


Conclusion: The Comparative Analysis of the Role of Institutions in National Development

Alejandro Portes and Lori D. Smith

in Institutions Count: Their Role and Significance in Latin American Development

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520273535
eISBN:
9780520954069
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273535.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This concluding chapter argues that results of the study support and extend sociological theories concerning determinants of institutional adequacy and developmental capacity. Simultaneously, the ... More


Acting Like Women, Acted Upon: Gender and Agency in Hausa Sexual Narratives

Rudolf P. Gaudio

in Queer Excursions: Retheorizing Binaries in Language, Gender, and Sexuality

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199937295
eISBN:
9780199345854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937295.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

In the Islamic, Hausa-speaking region of northern Nigeria ‘yan daudu are men who are said to talk and act “like women” and who sometimes participate in affective, sexual, and economic relationships ... More


Consequences for Relational Policies

Harald Bathelt and Johannes Glückler

in The Relational Economy: Geographies of Knowing and Learning

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199587384
eISBN:
9780191806728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199587384.003.0011
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter reviews the key arguments and findings of the book and draws conclusions regarding the implications for a relational economic support policy—a policy which focuses on economic agency and ... More


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