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Indigenism, Ethnicity, and the State

Ronald Niezen

in The Origins of Indigenism: Human Rights and the Politics of Identity

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520235540
eISBN:
9780520936690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520235540.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter considers political implications of indigenous peoples' assertions of self-determination and the use of the symbols of statehood. It raises a few questions such as: Are indigenous claims ... More


Homogenisation

G. F. Roach, I. G. Stratis, and A. N. Yannacopoulos

in Mathematical Analysis of Deterministic and Stochastic Problems in Complex Media Electromagnetics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691142173
eISBN:
9781400842650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691142173.003.0009
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter formulates the homogenisation problem for a complex electromagnetic medium. It presents a formal two-scale expansion that motivates this chapter's approach, enabling a prediction of the ... More


Studying Imitation in the South

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in News at Work: Imitation in an Age of Information Abundance

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226062792
eISBN:
9780226062785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226062785.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter elaborates on the theoretical, methodological, and contextual issues of imitation in social life. It discusses imitation in work, organizational, and economic activities, with a focus on ... More


Introduction

Julia M. Eckert

in The Charisma of Direct Action: Power, Politics, and the Shiv Sena

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195660449
eISBN:
9780199082001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195660449.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

The success of anti-democratic parties in democracies is a paradox. Anti-pluralist movements have been interpreted as expressions of culturally different forms of political organization, of a ... More


Homogenisation

G. F. Roach, I. G. Stratis, and A. N. Yannacopoulos

in Mathematical Analysis of Deterministic and Stochastic Problems in Complex Media Electromagnetics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691142173
eISBN:
9781400842650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691142173.003.0014
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter presents a theory of homogenisation for random bianisotropic media exhibiting an ergodic structure. It shows that for such a medium there exists a homogenised system of the Maxwell type. ... More


Synthesizing Evidence

Christa Teston

in Bodies in Flux: Scientific Methods for Negotiating Medical Uncertainty

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226450520
eISBN:
9780226450834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226450834.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Medical professionals are inundated continually with new findings from clinical trials. To counter the otherwise overwhelming task of knowing how best to diagnose, treat, and prevent disease, small ... More


Alternative Private-Public Blends in Higher-Education Finance: International Patterns

Daniel C. Levy

in Private Education: Studies in Choice and Public Policy

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195037104
eISBN:
9780197565612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195037104.003.0017
Subject:
Education, Philosophy and Theory of Education

Several of the preceding pieces in this volume have analyzed policy debates concerning the financing of school systems. The policy debates are no less intense when the focus turns to higher ... More


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