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Conclusion: The Prospects for Comprehensive Instrumental Justification

Roland Kley

in Hayek's Social and Political Thought

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198279167
eISBN:
9780191684289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198279167.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book argues that Friedrich A. Hayek fails in his instrumental approach to the justification of the institutions of liberal market society, and in his defence of its system of rules on grounds of ... More


Defining the Interinstitutional System

Patricia H. Thornton, William Ocasio, and Michael Lounsbury

in The Institutional Logics Perspective: A New Approach to Culture, Structure and Process

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199601936
eISBN:
9780191767036
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601936.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter elaborates a model of society as an inter-institutional system by developing a new institutional logic — the community logic. This elaboration extends Thornton's (2004) proliferation of ... More


Collective-Action Problems and Institutional Systems

William D. Ferguson

in The Political Economy of Collective Action, Inequality, and Development

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781503604612
eISBN:
9781503611979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503604612.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

A society’s prospects for development depend on its ability to resolve collective-action problems (CAPs). Resolution depends on underlying institutional contexts. Inequality permeates these ... More


Realism, Utopia, and the Future of International Environmental Law

Francesco Francioni

in Realizing Utopia: The Future of International Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199691661
eISBN:
9780191738593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691661.003.0034
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

International environmental law, in spite of its impressive development at the level of treaty law and notwithstanding the abundance of soft law instruments, declarations, and ‘understandings’, ... More


Microfoundations of Institutional Logics

Patricia H. Thornton, William Ocasio, and Michael Lounsbury

in The Institutional Logics Perspective: A New Approach to Culture, Structure and Process

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199601936
eISBN:
9780191767036
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601936.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter explores the microfoundations of institutional logics and their role in the continuing reproduction and alteration of institutions and organizations. It considers Meyer and Rowan’s ... More


Embracing New Frontiers

Thomas C. Lawton, Jonathan P. Doh, and Tazeeb Rajwani

in Aligning for Advantage: Competitive Strategies for the Political and Social Arenas

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199604746
eISBN:
9780191773952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604746.003.0011
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Chapter 11 examines different institutional systems in developed, developing, emerging, and transitional economies and draws implications for the design and structure of nonmarket strategies. It ... More


Authority, Moral Criteria of Validity, and Conceptual Confusion

Kenneth Einar Himma

in Morality and the Nature of Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198723479
eISBN:
9780191790089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198723479.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter challenges the Identification Thesis. The Identification Thesis considers our conceptual practices with respect to the term ‘authority’ and states that they entail that an institutional ... More


Alone in the Real World

Edward Rohs and Judith Estrine

in Raised by the Church: Growing up in New York City's Catholic Orphanages

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823240227
eISBN:
9780823240265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823240227.003.0011
Subject:
History, Social History

Emancipated and discharged from the Catholic institutional system that raised him, Ed Rohs was brought to a furnished room, given an entry level job and thrown into a world that, because he had been ... More


Law’s Claim of Legitimate Authority

Kenneth Einar Himma

in Morality and the Nature of Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198723479
eISBN:
9780191790089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198723479.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter determines whether the Authority Thesis is true. The Authority Thesis is based on the idea of a conceptual truth that law claims legitimate authority and hence that it is a conceptual ... More


Introduction

Alan B. Lloyd

in Ancient Egypt: State and Society

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199286188
eISBN:
9780191804328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199286188.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This book attempts to define, analyse, and evaluate the institutional and ideological systems that empowered and sustained one of the most successful civilizations of the ancient world for a period ... More


How Context Inf luences Development: A New Typology of Political Settlements

William D. Ferguson

in The Political Economy of Collective Action, Inequality, and Development

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781503604612
eISBN:
9781503611979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503604612.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Political settlements underlie institutional construction and thus a society’s prospects for development. Without some mutually understood method for settling major disputes through politics rather ... More


Position Formation inside the EU Commission: An Analytical Framework

Miriam Hartlapp, Julia Metz, and Christian Rauh

in Which Policy for Europe?: Power and Conflict inside the European Commission

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199688036
eISBN:
9780191767425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688036.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The chapter derives an analytical framework for position formation inside the European Commission. Based on the heuristics of actor-centered institutionalism, it proceeds in three steps. First, it ... More


Independence and Legitimacy in the Institutional System of the European Union

Dominique Ritleng (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198769798
eISBN:
9780191822629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769798.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Non-majoritarian bodies, including the European Commission, European Court of Justice, European Central Bank and EU agencies, play an increasing role within the EU’s institutional system. The essays ... More


Introduction: Toward a Framework for Development Theory

William D. Ferguson

in The Political Economy of Collective Action, Inequality, and Development

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781503604612
eISBN:
9781503611979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503604612.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

How can social scientists address the complexity of the myriad interrelations between economic development, political development, inequality, and human ability to achieve cooperative collective ... More


The Political Economy of Collective Action, Inequality, and Development

William D. Ferguson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781503604612
eISBN:
9781503611979
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503604612.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Why do some societies achieve high standards of living, relatively broad access to education and quality health care, serviceable infrastructure, predictable and largely impersonal legal procedures, ... More


Ancient Egypt: State and Society

Alan B. Lloyd

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199286188
eISBN:
9780191804328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199286188.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This book attempts to define, analyse, and evaluate the institutional and ideological systems which empowered and sustained one of the most successful civilizations of the ancient world for a period ... More


Strategies for maximising participation from LGB people in internet surveying in the United States

Andy Dunlap

in Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities: International perspectives in social work

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447309673
eISBN:
9781447313526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447309673.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In order to better understand the experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) people within the health care and social services systems, researchers must overcome important difficulties ... More


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