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Conclusion: Institutional Logics of European Integration

James A. Caporaso and Alec Stone Sweet

in The Institutionalization of Europe

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199247967
eISBN:
9780191601088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019924796X.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This concluding chapter examines the use that is made in the book of institutionalist theory to address the question of European integration, a use that is described as not typical in the study of ... More


Feedback in collicular control of eye and head movements

Olivier Hardy, Jacques Mirenowicz, and Jocelyne Corvisier

in Multisensory Control of Movement

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198547853
eISBN:
9780191724268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198547853.003.0117
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This chapter describes the experimental knowledge related to the possible feedback loops responsible for the control of eye and head movements. Anatomical, immunocytochemical, and physiological data ... More


Understanding Students’ Experiences of Being Assessed: The Interplay between Prior Guidance, Engaging with Assessments and Receiving Feedback

Velda McCune and Susan Rhind

in Advances and Innovations in University Assessment and Feedback

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780748694549
eISBN:
9781474400787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748694549.003.0013
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Velda McCune and Susan Rhind again stress the importance of students’ active involvement in guidance and feedback processes. For students in domains of professional study, they consider how such ... More


Concepts of Niches

A. Townsend Peterson, Jorge Soberón, Richard G. Pearson, Robert P. Anderson, Enrique Martínez-Meyer, Miguel Nakamura, and Miguel Bastos Araújo

in Ecological Niches and Geographic Distributions (MPB-49)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691136868
eISBN:
9781400840670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691136868.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This chapter proposes a formal and operational definition of a particular niche concept, introduces approaches for characterizing and measuring it, and uses it as a conceptual and terminological ... More


Emergence in Social Evolution: A Great Ape Example

Barbara Smuts

in The Re-Emergence of Emergence: The Emergentist Hypothesis from Science to Religion

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199544318
eISBN:
9780191701351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544318.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter uses the evolution of bonobo society, and specifically how it came to develop some radical differences from chimpanzee society, to illustrate the role of emergence in social evolution. ... More


Analysis and Synthesis of Feedback Systems: Quadratic Functions and LMIs

Luca Zaccarian and Andrew R. Teel

in Modern Anti-windup Synthesis: Control Augmentation for Actuator Saturation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691147321
eISBN:
9781400839025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691147321.003.0003
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter describes the analysis and synthesis of feedback systems, with particular emphasis on quadratic functions and linear matrix inequalities (LMIs). It first considers the analysis of ... More


The Propaganda Feedback Loop

Yochai Benkler, Robert Faris, and Hal Roberts

in Network Propaganda: Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190923624
eISBN:
9780190923662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923624.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter presents a model of the interaction of media outlets, politicians, and the public with an emphasis on the tension between truth-seeking and narratives that confirm partisan identities. ... More


Into the Brain

Rocco J. Gennaro

in The Consciousness Paradox: Consciousness, Concepts, and Higher-Order Thoughts

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016605
eISBN:
9780262298582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016605.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The final chapter focuses on defending the HOT-Brain Thesis that states that there is a plausible account of how the version of the HOT theory discussed in this book might be realized in the brain ... More


Marketization and Democratization

Grzegorz W. Kolodko

in From Shock to Therapy: The Political Economy of Postsocialist Transformation

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297437
eISBN:
9780191685354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297437.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter cites from various countries successful accounts specifically regarding national output, where democracy is perceived to be absent. But, it is irrational to conclude that autocracy and ... More


A note on the role of platelets in migraine: a personal view

Richard C. Peatfield

in Migraine: A Spectrum of Ideas

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192618108
eISBN:
9780191724305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192618108.003.0022
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter presents a personal view on the role of platelets in migraine. The chapter states a belief that much of the pathogenesis of each feature of migraine must relate to feedback loops. There ... More


The Windup Phenomenon and Anti-windup Illustrated

Luca Zaccarian and Andrew R. Teel

in Modern Anti-windup Synthesis: Control Augmentation for Actuator Saturation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691147321
eISBN:
9781400839025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691147321.003.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter uses examples where windup occurs to motivate anti-windup synthesis. In particular, it discusses a SISO academic example, a MIMO academic example, the longitudinal dynamics of an F8 ... More


Prokaryotic Epigenetic Inheritance and Its Role in Evolutionary Genetics

Luisa Hirschbein

in Transformations of Lamarckism: From Subtle Fluids to Molecular Biology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015141
eISBN:
9780262295642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015141.003.0037
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter examines epigenetic inheritance in prokaryotes and its role in evolutionary genetics. It first characterizes epigenetic variations in prokaryotic biology and discusses the mechanisms of ... More


The Advent of Video Culture

Douglas Rosenberg

in Screendance: Inscribing the Ephemeral Image

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199772612
eISBN:
9780199949670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199772612.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter examines the historical and cultural impact of the development of video technologies, not only as a method of recording, but as a paradigmatic shift in the way that bodies were ... More


Evaluation and Feedback

Brian P. Shaw

in Music Assessment for Better Ensembles

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190603144
eISBN:
9780190603182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190603144.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter includes strategies for evaluating assessment information after it has been collected, and providing useful feedback to students. Using criterion referencing, rather than norm ... More


Biosensing: Tracking Persons

Sophie Day and Celia Lury

in Quantified: Biosensing Technologies in Everyday Life

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034173
eISBN:
9780262334549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034173.003.0003
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

This chapter argues that tracking involves an increasingly significant and diverse set of techniques in relation to the ongoing transformation of relations between observer and observed, and between ... More


Homeostatic Gaia: An Ecologist’s Perspective on the Possibility of Regulation

David M. Wilkinson

in Scientists Debate Gaia: The Next Century

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262194983
eISBN:
9780262283182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262194983.003.0008
Subject:
Environmental Science, Climate

This chapter discusses a major question raised by Gaia theory: Is the long-term persistence of the biosphere entirely due to luck, or does it possess feedback loops that increase the possibility of ... More


Experience without the Head

Alva Noë

in Perceptual Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199289769
eISBN:
9780191711046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289769.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter argues that there are no theoretical obstacles to extending active externalism to perceptual consciousness. In opposition to the claim that the vehicles of perceptual experience are ... More


Emergence

Matthew Croasmun

in The Emergence of Sin: The Cosmic Tyrant in Romans

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190277987
eISBN:
9780190278007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190277987.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Theology

Emergence theory in philosophy of science is introduced, first in modest terms of the emergent properties exhibited by complex wholes that are not exhibited by their constituent parts. Then, ... More


Governance Indicators and the Broken Feedback Loop: Leveraging Communications for Impact

Hazel Feigenblatt

in Governance Indicators: Approaches, Progress, Promise

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198817062
eISBN:
9780191858680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817062.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter presents an overview of the role of communications in governance indicators and discusses challenges to understanding whether, how, and why their intended audiences use or fail to use ... More


The Origins of Asymmetry

Yochai Benkler, Robert Faris, and Hal Roberts

in Network Propaganda: Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190923624
eISBN:
9780190923662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923624.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter examines the origins of asymmetry in the American public sphere by charting the rise of second-wave right-wing media. Taking a political economy approach, this chapter investigates how ... More


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