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The International Dimension

John N. Horne

in Labour at War: France and Britain 1914-1918

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201809
eISBN:
9780191675027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201809.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

Although wartime reformism was engendered above all by the domestic impact of the conflict, international questions were vital to majority labour leaders throughout. This chapter examines the ... More


The Peace Agreement in Historical Context

Christine Bell

in On the Law of Peace: Peace Agreements and the Lex Pacificatoria

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199226832
eISBN:
9780191710261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226832.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter provides a brief, emblematic history of peace agreements from the Treaty of Kadesh in around 1280 BC until the contemporary peace agreement. The history is used to argue that peace ... More


Making Biotech History: Social Resistance to Agricultural Biotechnology and the Future of the Biotechnology Industry

Rachel A. Schurman and William A. Munro

in Engineering Trouble: Biotechnology and Its Discontents

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520237612
eISBN:
9780520937499
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520237612.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter investigates the character and impact of the new antibiotech movement. It first presents a sketch of what the movement looks like and of whom it comprises. The chapter also describes the ... More


The National Argument: The Imperial to the National Age

Holly Case

in The Age of Questions: Or, A First Attempt at an Aggregate History of the Eastern, Social, Woman, American, Jewish, Polish, Bullion, Tuberculosis, and Many Other Questions over the Nineteenth Century, and Beyond

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691131153
eISBN:
9781400890217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691131153.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the national argument and traces the age of questions to a British imperial origin. It first discusses the imperial prehistory of the age of questions, noting that Britain ... More


Defining Religion or Belief

Carolyn Evans

in Freedom of Religion under the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199243648
eISBN:
9780191697272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243648.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the general approach of the Court and Commission in understanding the meaning and function of religion, belief, conscience, religion, and thought, words distinctively used yet ... More


The Suspension-Bridge Argument: The Age of Spanning Contradictions

Holly Case

in The Age of Questions: Or, A First Attempt at an Aggregate History of the Eastern, Social, Woman, American, Jewish, Polish, Bullion, Tuberculosis, and Many Other Questions over the Nineteenth Century, and Beyond

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691131153
eISBN:
9781400890217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691131153.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the suspension-bridge argument and how querists wanted to span contradictions between reality and an ideal, between timeliness and timelessness, between the universal and the ... More


The Constitution in the Process of De-nationalization

Dieter Grimm

in Constitutionalism: Past, Present, and Future

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198766124
eISBN:
9780191829277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766124.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the erosion of traditional statehood and its consequences for constitutionalism. The modern constitution referred to the state. The emergence of the constitution pre-supposed ... More


Fundamental Rights and the Integrity of Union Law

Julio Baquero Cruz

in What's Left of the Law of Integration?: Decay and Resistance in European Union Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198830610
eISBN:
9780191868764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830610.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter analyses another area of Union law that is highly controversial and relevant in structural terms—the protection of fundamental rights. It discusses the scope and standard of the ... More


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