Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 10 items

  • Keywords: ics x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

A Share in the Appointments

Richard Symonds

in Oxford and Empire: The Last Lost Cause?

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203001
eISBN:
9780191675645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203001.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines University of Oxford graduates who have served the British Empire in various positions overseas. During the period from 1874 to 1913 Balliol College had the most number of ... More


The View from the Senior Common Room

Richard Symonds

in Oxford and Empire: The Last Lost Cause?

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203001
eISBN:
9780191675645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203001.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the University of Oxford academics' view and relations with the British Empire during the period from 1883 to 1914. It discusses the interest of the Empire in recruiting Oxford ... More


The Wanchoo Court (1967–8)

George H. Gadbois, Jr

in Judges of the Supreme Court of India: 1950 - 1989

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198070610
eISBN:
9780199080755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198070610.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter describes the Wanchoo Court of 1967–8. K.N. Wanchoo, the only member of the ICS and the only judge without a law degree or status as a barrister to reach the nation’s pinnacle judicial ... More


. Theories of Cognition

Chris Eliasmith

in How to Build a Brain: A Neural Architecture for Biological Cognition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199794546
eISBN:
9780199345236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794546.003.0009
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Techniques

Chapter 9 applies the criteria introduced in chapter 8 to several recent approaches to modeling biological cognition. Each approach is first introduced to highlight past accomplishments and ... More


Emergency Management: Building an Effective Structure for Local Public Health

Michael Contreras, Benjamin Bristow, Alonzo Plough, and Kim Harrison Eowan

in Public Health Practice: What Works

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199892761
eISBN:
9780199301515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892761.003.0023
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Los Angeles County is prone to a number of hazards and emergencies. First responders have long utilized a formal Incident Command System (ICS) to ensure effective unified response. Following the ... More


Competitionwallahs: Greek, Latin, and the Indian Civil Service

Phiroze Vasunia

in The Classics and Colonial India

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199203239
eISBN:
9780191746598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203239.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Entrance to the prestigious Indian Civil Service was regulated by competitive examination. The exams were introduced by Thomas Macaulay and Benjamin Jowett in the mid-nineteenth century after the ... More


Computers

in Technology Change and the Rise of New Industries

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804783859
eISBN:
9780804784924
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783859.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter, which presents a detailed analysis of the discontinuities in computers, exploring the time lag between the identification of concepts and architectures that form the basis of ... More


The Specialists in the Higher Civil Service

S.R. Maheshwari

in Public Administration in India: The Higher Civil Service

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195683769
eISBN:
9780199080373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195683769.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter examines the so-called specialists in the Indian Civil Service (ICS). The civil service in India has been a generalist one before it was challenged with the passage of the Government of ... More


International Courts or Tribunals and the Autonomy of the EU Legal Order

Christina Eckes

in EU Powers Under External Pressure: How the EU's External Actions Alter its Internal Structures

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198785545
eISBN:
9780191827457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785545.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Chapter 6 examines the consequences of the Union’s submission to the jurisdiction of international courts and tribunals (ICTs) for the autonomy of the EU legal order. In fact, no discussion of the ... More


The Role and Contribution of International Courts in Furthering Peace as an Essential Community Interest

Gentian Zyberi

in Promoting Peace Through International Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198722731
eISBN:
9780191789496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722731.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The maintenance or restoration of interstate and intrastate peace is an essential community interest, clearly embedded in both treaty and customary international law and pursued through different ... More


View: