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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


The Network is the Message

Manuel Castells

in The Internet Galaxy: Reflections on the Internet, Business, and Society

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199255771
eISBN:
9780191698279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199255771.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

This chapter begins by describing the network as the organizational form of the Information Age, with the Internet as its technological basis. It discusses the network’s advantages in terms of ... More


Soil Ecology and Ecosystem Services

Diana H. Wall, Richard D. Bardgett, Valerie Behan-Pelletier, Jeffrey E. Herrick, T. Hefin Jones, Karl Ritz, Johan Six, Donald R. Strong, and Wim H. van der Putten (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199575923
eISBN:
9780191774843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575923.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

Soils and their biodiversity are currently being degraded at a rapid pace due to human activities. However, despite sitting at the foundation of human and ecosystem sustainability, soils are often ... More


Delivery of Soil Ecosystem Services: From Gaia to Genes

Katarina Hedlund and Jim Harris

in Soil Ecology and Ecosystem Services

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199575923
eISBN:
9780191774843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575923.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

In order to provide an effective understanding of the impacts of different threats to soils and how to promote sustainable soil use, we need to understand the relationships between diversity of soil ... More


Universal Norms versus Local Practice: Cross-National Comparison of Market Meaning-Making

Janelle Knox-Hayes

in The Cultures of Markets: The Political Economy of Climate Governance

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198718451
eISBN:
9780191787737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718451.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Public Management

Chapter 3 provides a macro analysis of the perspectives and beliefs that shape market making across the regions in which the cases are embedded and across sociodemographic characteristics. Using ... More


Marine Algal Communities

Bernabé Santelices, John J. Bolton, and Isabel Meneses

in Marine Macroecology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226904115
eISBN:
9780226904146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226904146.003.0006
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This chapter discusses the evidence that allows for a first characterization of macroecological patterns in macroalgae. There is little doubt that macroalgal species richness does not always increase ... More


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