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Privilege or Punish: Criminal Justice and the Challenge of Family Ties

Dan Markel, Jennifer M. Collins, and Ethan J. Leib

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195380064
eISBN:
9780199855308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380064.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book answers two basic but under-appreciated questions: first, how does the American criminal justice system address a defendant's family status? And, second, how should a defendant's family ... More


A Normative Framework for Family Ties Burdens

Dan Markel, Jennifer M. Collins, and Ethan J. Leib

in Privilege or Punish: Criminal Justice and the Challenge of Family Ties

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195380064
eISBN:
9780199855308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380064.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter presents a normative framework for analyzing whether and how family ties burdens can be justified. First, it explains why this book adopts a defendant-centered perspective despite the ... More


Applying the Framework to Family Ties Benefits

Dan Markel, Jennifer M. Collins, and Ethan J. Leib

in Privilege or Punish: Criminal Justice and the Challenge of Family Ties

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195380064
eISBN:
9780199855308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380064.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter applies the normative framework in Chapter 2 to a number of the family ties benefits discussed in Chapter 1. It examines how some of the benefits from Chapter 1 fare under the normative ... More


All Politics Is Local: Mexico's Local Path to Democracy?

Roderic Ai Camp

in The Metamorphosis of Leadership in a Democratic Mexico

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199742851
eISBN:
9780199866298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199742851.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

The influence of local political careers has been crucial to the evolution of democratic leadership in Mexico. An especially strong link exists between local career experience and politicians who are ... More


Family Ties, Incentives and Development †: A Model of Coerced Altruism

Ingela Alger and JÖrgen W. Weibull

in Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen, Volume 2: Society, Institutions, and Development

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199239979
eISBN:
9780191716874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239979.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter analyses the effects of family ties on the incentives for production of effort, where family ties are defined as a mixture of true and coerced altruism between family members. It models ... More


Firm, Family, and Community: Wedgwoods and Etruria

Marguerite W. Dupree

in Family Structure in the Staffordshire Potteries 1840–1880

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204008
eISBN:
9780191676079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204008.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the ‘relative autonomy’ and the flexibility of the relationship between family ties and work at the level of the neighbourhood, the factory, and the individual potter. Since ... More


Coda

Dan Markel, Jennifer M. Collins, and Ethan J. Leib

in Privilege or Punish: Criminal Justice and the Challenge of Family Ties

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195380064
eISBN:
9780199855308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380064.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter presents some concluding thoughts. It argues that family ties benefits and burdens should be viewed with skepticism for two reasons. First, they undermine the core functions of a fair ... More


“She is Now Already at Sea”: Extending Ties, Creating Empire

Angie Maxwell

in New Netherland Connections: Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties in Seventeenth-Century America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469614250
eISBN:
9781469615585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469614250.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter describes the role of women in building the Dutch Atlantic empire. Many women took their place on board the many Dutch ships that plied the Atlantic as maidservants, single women seeking ... More


Ties with Family

Matthew D. Marr

in Better Must Come: Exiting Homelessness in Two Global Cities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453380
eISBN:
9780801455544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453380.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter focuses on how broader cultural currents, embedded in welfare regimes and other social contexts in Los Angeles and Tokyo, affect efforts to rekindle ties with friends and family as a ... More


Growing Up from the Counterculture in Family Ties and The Wonder Years

Kristen Hoerl

in The Bad Sixties: Hollywood Memories of the Counterculture, Antiwar, and Black Power Movements

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496817235
eISBN:
9781496817273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496817235.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter argues that the television programs Family Ties and The Wonder Years advanced the neoconservative politics of the eighties even as they appeared to evince halting nostalgia for ... More


Family practices and family relationships

Pat Chambers, Graham Allan, Chris Phillipson, and Mo Ray

in Family practices in later life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420534
eISBN:
9781447302346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420534.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter discusses the experiences of older people in the context of recent hypothesising about the nature of family life. It focuses on various approaches to intergenerational relationships and ... More


Specific Pathways to Power: Political Families and Activism

Farida Jalalzai

in Shattered, Cracked, or Firmly Intact?: Women and the Executive Glass Ceiling Worldwide

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199943531
eISBN:
9780199333158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199943531.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter concerns two significant factors linked to women leaders' family ties and participation in activist movements: Do women leaders disproportionately benefit from these backgrounds, and do ... More


Changing times: older people and family ties

Pat Chambers, Graham Allan, Chris Phillipson, and Mo Ray

in Family practices in later life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420534
eISBN:
9781447302346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420534.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter discusses the extent to which the family experiences of older people are likely to change over the next 30 years. It argues that as the lifecourse — in terms of both its family and ... More


Stories behind History

Elise Prébin

in Meeting Once More: The Korean Side of Transnational Adoption

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814760260
eISBN:
9780814764961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760260.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the relationship between birth parents and adopted children in the context of transnational adoption and the return of transnational adoptees in the birth parents' lives. ... More


Weaving family connections on-and offline: the turn to networked individualism

Anabel Quan-Haase, Hua Wang, Barry Wellman, and Renwen Zhang

in Connecting Families?: Information & Communication Technologies, Generations, and the Life Course

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447339946
eISBN:
9781447339984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339946.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter examines the role of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in family life from the perspective of older adults, and whether ICT use is helping to maintain and strengthen ... More


“We'm Fus' Rate Bargain”: Value, Labor, and Price in a Georgia Slave Community

Daina Ramey Berry

in The Chattel Principle: Internal Slave Trades in the Americas

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103557
eISBN:
9780300129472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103557.003.0003
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter describes how slaves—such as Elisha, whose story appears in the beginning of the chapter—developed a keen understanding of their value, even going to great lengths to negotiate their ... More


Introduction

John Franceschina

in Hermes Pan: The Man Who Danced with Fred Astaire

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199754298
eISBN:
9780199949878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199754298.003.0000
Subject:
Music, Dance, Popular

An overview of Hermes Pan’s personality displays strong ties to family (particularly to mother), fervent religious beliefs (Catholicism), an inherent humility, and closeted homosexuality. These ... More


The Law of Sexual Relations

David Novak

in Image of the Non-Jew in Judaism: A Historical and Constructive Study of the Noahide Laws

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764074
eISBN:
9781800340527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764074.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter evaluates how Noahide law forbids several types of sexual relations, including incest, homosexuality, and bestiality. Regarding attitudes towards incest, few differences can be found ... More


Raising Cameroonian Families in Berlin

Pamela Feldman-Savelsberg

in Mothers on the Move: Reproducing Belonging Between Africa and Europe

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226389745
eISBN:
9780226389912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226389912.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter investigates mothers’ socially reproductive work forging belonging for their children through transmitting family ties and attitudes. It reveals the inherently unfinished nature of ... More


An ageing population: institutional context and family values in Southern Europe

Pier Paolo Viazzo

in Ageing in the Mediterranean

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447301066
eISBN:
9781447311393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447301066.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

In the past few decades Mediterranean Europe has reached the top of the international table of expectation of life, in spite of welfare states that are weaker than in north-western countries. Some ... More


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