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Convention and Allegiance

Andrew Sabl

in Hume's Politics: Coordination and Crisis in the History of England

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134208
eISBN:
9781400845521
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134208.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter deals with some neglected implications of viewing political power in terms of coordination, focusing on how essential it is, on a coordination view, to regard governmental authority and ... More


General Principles of Administration and Civil Service in Germany: (July 22,1944)

Otto Kircheimer

in Secret Reports on Nazi Germany: The Frankfurt School Contribution to the War Effort

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134130
eISBN:
9781400846467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134130.003.0020
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses the general principles of government administration and Civil Service in Germany. It begins with an overview of the administrative problems facing military government as well ... More


Hobbes

G. A. Cohen

Jonathan Wolff (ed.)

in Lectures on the History of Moral and Political Philosophy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691149004
eISBN:
9781400848713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691149004.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter argues that principal claims of Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan are deliverances of a thought experiment in which we imagine away the existence of governmental authority and ask what the human ... More


Hume's Politics: Coordination and Crisis in the History of England

Andrew Sabl

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134208
eISBN:
9781400845521
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134208.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book provides a comprehensive examination of David Hume's political theory, and is the first book to focus on Hume's monumental History of England as the key to his distinctly political ideas. ... More


Popular Sovereignty and Domestic Constitutional Orders

Brad R. Roth

in Governmental Illegitimacy in International Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199243013
eISBN:
9780191697210
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243013.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter provides a basic groundwork that facilitates the interpretation of international legal discourse on the subject of government illegitimacy. It explores the relationships between and ... More


A Three-Pronged Approach to Human Rights Obligations of Non-State Armed Groups

Tilman Rodenhäuser

in Organizing Rebellion: Non-State Armed Groups under International Humanitarian Law, Human Rights Law, and International Criminal Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198821946
eISBN:
9780191861109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198821946.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Chapter 6 proposes a three-pronged approach to possible human rights obligations of armed groups by distinguishing between (i) human rights obligations of groups exercising quasi-governmental ... More


Introduction

Alejandro E. Camacho and Robert L. Glicksman

in Reorganizing Government: A Functional and Dimensional Framework

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479829675
eISBN:
9781479811649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829675.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter introduces the book's thesis, goals, and structure. Allocations of authority to regulatory institutions and the relationships between them are poorly understood and underexplored in ... More


“You’re only going to get it if you really shout for it”: education dispute resolution in the 21st century in England

Harris Neville

in Social Policy Review 23: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2011

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428301
eISBN:
9781447303503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428301.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter analyses trends in education dispute resolution and rights redress, focusing on ‘alternative’ methods in the management of disputes between parents and educational and governmental ... More


Introduction: A New Dawning for Giant Pandas?

Donald Lindburg and Karen Baragona

in Giant Pandas: Biology and Conservation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520238671
eISBN:
9780520930162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238671.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

This book is the proceedings of the Panda 2000 conference, an event that brought together scientists and conservationists selected as participants on the basis of the skill and cogency of their ... More


Factors and Forces

Alasdair Roberts

in Strategies for Governing: Reinventing Public Administration for a Dangerous Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501714405
eISBN:
9781501745607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714405.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter identifies several factors that typically influence governance strategies. The first two are aspects of nature: geography and climate. For example, geography determines the vulnerability ... More


For the Common Good? The Use of Sanctions in Social Dilemmas

Eric van Dijk, Laetitia B. Mulder, and Erik W. de Kwaadsteniet

in Reward and Punishment in Social Dilemmas

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199300730
eISBN:
9780190221041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199300730.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Sanctions (i.e., rewards and punishments) are often proposed as straightforward solutions to promote cooperation and prevent noncooperation. The effects of sanctions are, however, complex. Whereas ... More


Regulation of Arbitration Law in the United States

Michael J. Broyde

in Sharia Tribunals, Rabbinical Courts, and Christian Panels: Religious Arbitration in America and the West

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190640286
eISBN:
9780190640316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190640286.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter surveys the main limitations placed upon private arbitration processes by the FAA and various state statutes in contemporary American arbitration law. These limits focus on three aspects ... More


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