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Scholarship and the Musical: Reclaiming Jerome Kern: Aspects of Art Lecture

Stephen Banfield

in Proceedings of the British Academy Volume 125, 2003 Lectures

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263242
eISBN:
9780191734014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263242.003.0009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This lecture discusses Jerome Kern, who provides a convenient and important case study for the reclamation of the musical as historical output. It explores how the cross-disciplinary, unruly, and ... More


Elite Women in English Political Life c.1754-1790

Elaine Chalus

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199280100
eISBN:
9780191707087
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280100.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book explores the gendered nature of politics and political life in 18th-century England by focusing on the political involvement of female members of the political elite. The book challenges ... More


The Logic of Politics

Athol Fitzgibbons

in Keynes's Vision: A New Political Economy

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198283201
eISBN:
9780191596254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198283202.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

Explains how Keynes derived the ‘third way’ from the political philosophy of Edmund Burke, examines how Keynes based his political philosophy on ethics, and considers the implications for liberalism.


FORGING POWER: Coalition Politics in India

BIDYUT CHAKRABARTY

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195676761
eISBN:
9780199081554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195676761.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This volume looks at the evolution of coalition politics in India, both at the national and provincial levels. It investigates the processes that led to coalition governments. It explores the ... More


Results the Test of Right and Wrong

G. E. Moore

in Ethics: and "The Nature of Moral Philosophy"

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199272013
eISBN:
9780191603181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199272018.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

In this chapter, Moore defends the thesis that right and wrong depend on an action’s actual results or consequences. He does this by arguing against three rival views: (1) that certain specific kinds ... More


The Tango Machine: Musical Culture in the Age of Expediency

Morgan James Luker

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226385402
eISBN:
9780226385686
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226385686.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book examines the new and different ways contemporary tango music has been drawn upon and used as a resource for cultural, social, and economic development in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In doing ... More


The ICTY as a Laboratory of International Criminal Procedure

Alex Whiting

in The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199573417
eISBN:
9780191728822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573417.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses the rules of procedure and evidence at the ICTY which have developed through experimentation and experience. By design or accident, the rules at the beginning of the ICTY left ... More


Procedural Structure and Features of International Criminal Justice: Lessons from the ICTY

Albin Eser

in The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199573417
eISBN:
9780191728822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573417.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

When people speculate over international criminal tribunals as a success or a failure, the answer very much depends on what one expected. Therefore, the first question to be clarified must be the ... More


EthicsXExpediency

Mike Fortun

in Promising Genomics: Iceland and deCODE Genetics in a World of Speculation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520247505
eISBN:
9780520942615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247505.003.0022
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

In 1999, deCODE Genetics printed a “code of ethics” written by “a group of deCODE employees,” with the Ethics Institute of the University of Iceland listed as “Advisors.” No people were listed, just ... More


On Whether or Not the Florentines Should Wage War against the Church

Marco Cesa (ed.)

in Debating Foreign Policy in the Renaissance: Speeches on War and Peace by Francesco Guicciardini

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474415040
eISBN:
9781474430937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415040.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the tensions between the Florentines and the papal legates. In the years 1374–6, the strained relationship between the people of Florence and Legate of Bologna came to a head ... More


On the Values of Music in Expedient Argentina

Morgan James Luker

in The Tango Machine: Musical Culture in the Age of Expediency

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226385402
eISBN:
9780226385686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226385686.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter maps the contradictory interpretations regarding the significance and value of tango music as a cultural form in Buenos Aires. Far from operating as a hegemonic national genre in any ... More


He Sings Better Every Day: Musical Culture in the Age of Expediency

Morgan James Luker

in The Tango Machine: Musical Culture in the Age of Expediency

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226385402
eISBN:
9780226385686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226385686.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The conclusion revisits the core argument regarding how musical practice and the broader field of cultural production regarding contemporary tango in Buenos Aires has been reframed in the age of ... More


Fairbain Redux

Colin A. Palmer

in Cheddi Jagan and the Politics of Power: British Guiana's Struggle for Independence

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834169
eISBN:
9781469603919
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899618_palmer.13
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter focuses on the Emanuel Fairbain case and how it had become emblematic of the tensions and divisions in the polity. It contained all the elements of crime, violence, governmental ... More


The Future of European Intellectual Property Law Courts: Intellectual Property and the European Judicial Architecture

Niilo Jääskinen

in The Europeanization of Intellectual Property Law: Towards a European Legal Methodology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199665105
eISBN:
9780191758881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665105.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter presents an Advocate General's perspective on the future architecture of European intellectual property courts. At the moment, the General Court suffers from an overload of trade mark ... More


“Where Two or Three Are Gathered”: Ritualizing Moral Agency

C. Melissa Snarr

in All You That Labor: Religion and Ethics in the Living Wage Movement

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814741122
eISBN:
9780814788592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814741122.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter talks about how activists utilize religious ritual to strengthen moral commitment and moral agency within the movement. Religious ritual gives activists a way to cultivate collective ... More


International Control of Cannabis

Alice P. Mead

in Handbook of Cannabis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199662685
eISBN:
9780191787560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662685.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

Historically, herbal cannabis has been used by various cultures for medical, “quasi/alternative” medical, and non-medical purposes. Cannabis became subject to international drug control following the ... More


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