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The Constitution of Equality: Democratic Authority and Its Limits

Thomas Christiano

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780198297475
eISBN:
9780191716867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297475.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

What is the ethical basis of democracy? And what reasons do we have to go along with democratic decisions even when we disagree with them? And when do we have reason to say that we may justly ignore ... More


Cultural Complexity, Moral Interdependence, and the Global Dialogical Community

Seyla Benhabib

in Women, Culture, and Development: A Study of Human Capabilities

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198289647
eISBN:
9780191596698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198289642.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Benhabib reconsiders aspects of the cultural relativism–universalism debate via sociological hypotheses regarding the reproduction and interdependence of cultures. After taking issue with relativist ... More


Introduction

Rosemary Foot

in Rights Beyond Borders: The Global Community and the Struggle over Human Rights in China

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297765
eISBN:
9780191599279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297769.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Starts by looking at the reality of the attitude of the global community to China (in view of its past human rights record) and shows how the normative concern for human rights has influenced the ... More


Forgotten Families: Ending the Growing Crisis Confronting Children and Working Parents in the Global Economy

Jody Heymann

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195156591
eISBN:
9780199943333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156591.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

In the last half-century, radical changes have rippled through the workplace and the home from Boston to Mumbai. In the face of rapid globalization, these changes affect us all, and we can no longer ... More


On Conclusions: The Imperative of the Moral Imagination

John Paul Lederach

in The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780195174540
eISBN:
9780199835409
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195174542.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter argues that if we are to survive as a global community, we must understand the imperative nature of giving birth and space to the moral imagination in human affairs. We must face the ... More


The Global Jazz Community

Ken Prouty

in Knowing Jazz: Community, Pedagogy, and Canon in the Information Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617031632
eISBN:
9781617031649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617031632.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter takes a look at the formation and conceptualization of the global jazz community. Jazz is seen as a metaphor for globalization itself. Taylor Atkins agreed with this notion: “jazz was a ... More


Legitimacy, Gravity, and Global Community

Margaret M. deGuzman

in Shocking the Conscience of Humanity: Gravity and the Legitimacy of International Criminal Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198786153
eISBN:
9780191827853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786153.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter provides a theoretical framework for the book’s central argument that the concept of gravity should be reconceived as a function of values and goals to promote the legitimacy of ... More


The Downsized Self

Nancy Sherman

in Stoic Warriors: The Ancient Philosophy behind the Military Mind

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195315912
eISBN:
9780199851201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315912.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter discusses camaraderie, empathy, and respect. It looks at camaraderie as a critical element in combat courage and resilience, and as essential to psychological recovery in the aftermath ... More


Global Prescriptive Authority

Margaret M. deGuzman

in Shocking the Conscience of Humanity: Gravity and the Legitimacy of International Criminal Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198786153
eISBN:
9780191827853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786153.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter explores the relationship between gravity and global prescriptive authority— the authority of the global community to prescribe rules of conduct and consequences for violating those ... More


Eastern Christians in Anthropological Perspective

Chris Hann and Hermann Goltz (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520260559
eISBN:
9780520945920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260559.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

Sociocultural anthropologists have taken increasing interest in the global communities established by Roman Catholic and Protestant churches, but the many streams of Eastern Christianity have so far ... More


The assembly and function of Cape plant communities in a changing world

Jasper A. Slingsby, David D. Ackerly, Andrew M. Latimer, H. Peter Linder, and Anton Pauw

in Fynbos: Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation of a Megadiverse Region

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199679584
eISBN:
9780191791949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679584.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

A clear understanding of how communities are assembled is essential to understand how ecosystems function, how global change impacts are altering ecosystems and the functions they perform, and how ... More


Forgotten Families: Ending the Growing Crisis Confronting Children and Working Parents in the Global Economy

Jody Heymann

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195335248
eISBN:
9780199851362
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335248.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the last half-century, radical changes have rippled through the workplace and the home from Boston to Mumbai. In the face of rapid globalization, these changes affect us all, and we can no longer ... More


Development and Spread

John Renard

in Islam and Christianity: Theological Themes in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520255081
eISBN:
9780520948334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255081.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

This chapter focuses on internal differentiation and external expansion that have made Islam and Christianity truly global faith communities. Questions of authentic membership in their respective ... More


Conclusion Decoding Globality: Modern Ismaʿilism and the Institutional Encounter

Jonah Steinberg

in Ismaʿili Modern: Globalization and Identity in a Muslim Community

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834077
eISBN:
9781469603728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899458_steinberg.11
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book concludes with a discussion of the critical role of empire in the formation of a unitary and, eventually, global Isma'ili community. At the dawn of empire, what has now turned into the ... More


The narrative of the Global Citizen

Ben Tonra

in Global Citizen and European Republic: Irish Foreign Policy in Transition

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719056079
eISBN:
9781781701614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719056079.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter establishes the parameters of the second great identity narrative in Irish foreign policy discourse—that of Ireland as a Global Citizen. It considers how a vision of Ireland and Irish ... More


Cultures of Expression: Translation, Remembrance, and Global Burden

Dalia Abdelhady

in The Lebanese Diaspora: The Arab Immigrant Experience in Montreal, New York, and Paris

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814707333
eISBN:
9780814705452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814707333.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter charts the ways in which diasporic identities and communal attachments are expressed by the artists among the respondents and focuses on their cultural expressions as a diasporic ... More


Blogging in Papua New Guinea

Steven Edmund Winduo

in At Home and in the Field: Ethnographic Encounters in Asia and the Pacific Islands

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824847593
eISBN:
9780824868215
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824847593.003.0018
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter introduces the role of new digital media in the globalization of the cultural worlds of Papua New Guinea. It argues that access to digital media is empowering Papua New Guinean ... More


Shakespeare and The Modern Stage

Christie Carson

in The Edinburgh Companion to Shakespeare and the Arts

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635238
eISBN:
9780748652297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635238.003.0018
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter suggests that several associated tendencies can be detected — a cultivation of theatrical ‘authenticity’, the overtaking of the local by the global, and the application of Shakespeare in ... More


Death Squads or Self-Defense Forces?: How Paramilitary Groups Emerge and Challenge Democracy in Latin America

Julie Mazzei

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833063
eISBN:
9781469605524
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898611_mazzei
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In an era when the global community is confronted with challenges posed by violent nonstate organizations—from FARC in Colombia to the Taliban in Afghanistan—our understanding of the nature and ... More


Conclusion: Identity, the Holy Spirit, and the Global Community

Melvin L. Butler

in Island Gospel: Pentecostal Music and Identity in Jamaica and the United States

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780252042904
eISBN:
9780252051760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042904.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter restates the book’s most prominent themes and emphasizes that the boundaries of Jamaican Pentecostal identity are deeply inscribed yet surprisingly unstable. It also discusses discourses ... More


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