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Love, Friendship, and the Self: Intimacy, Identification, and the Social Nature of Persons

Bennett W. Helm

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199567898
eISBN:
9780191722387
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567898.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Recent Western thought has consistently emphasized the individualistic strand in our understanding of persons at the expense of the social strand. Thus, it is generally thought that persons are ... More


Interpersonal Foundations of Ideological Thinking

Curtis D. Hardin, Rick M. Cheung, Michael W. Magee, Steven Noel, and Kasumi Yoshimura

in Ideology, Psychology, and Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199737512
eISBN:
9780199918638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737512.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Building upon research on the social-cognitive foundations of ideological thinking, we argue that allegiance to attitudes that explain and justify the status quo is motivated in part by the human ... More


Rituals and Relationships

Susan Starr Sered

in Priestess, Mother, Sacred Sister: Religions Dominated by Women

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195104677
eISBN:
9780199853267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195104677.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

There are several women's religions that could essentially be described as constellations of rituals: these religions lack a standardized belief system, formal membership procedures, rules and ... More


The Dynamics of Board Process

Philip Stiles and Bernard Taylor

in Boards at Work: How Directors View their Roles and Responsibilities

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199258161
eISBN:
9780191718342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258161.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

The degree of involvement of the boards of directors in the process of corporate strategy, corporate control, and the institutional function is subject to considerable variation, with some boards ... More


Passion for Work and Interpersonal Relationships

Ide Katrine Birkeland

in Passion for Work: Theory, Reseach, and Applications

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190648626
eISBN:
9780190648657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190648626.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter focuses on how passion for work influences the interpersonal relationships the employee forms both at work and outside work. It reviews the research and theoretical underpinnings for why ... More


The Moral Reactive Attitudes

K. E. Boxer

in Rethinking Responsibility

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199695324
eISBN:
9780191752216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695324.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Chapter 3 explores desert of moral blame on a different understanding of moral blame, one on which to morally blame an agent for an action is to hold a negative moral reactive attitude (moral ... More


Culture, Self, and Communication

Miriam Erez

in Culture, Self-Identity, and Work

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195075809
eISBN:
9780199854912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195075809.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter understands the association between and among cultural components, interpersonal relationships, and individuals' self-concept in group settings. Three cognitive frameworks about culture ... More


What Is the Psychological Contract? Defining the Concept

Neil Conway and Rob B. Briner

in Understanding Psychological Contracts at Work: A Critical Evaluation of Theory and Research

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199280643
eISBN:
9780191700125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280643.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR, Organization Studies

This chapter unpicks the definition of the psychological contract by reviewing how it has been defined and identifying variations across definitions offered by researchers. Clearly, many concepts ... More


Introduction

Ellen Seiter

in Television and New Media Audiences

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198711421
eISBN:
9780191694905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198711421.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The author of this book, as a qualitative audience researcher, observes that a typical situation in a nursery school might usually exhibit how popular television shows plays a major part in ... More


Feminist Sexual Futures

Amanda H. Littauer

in Bad Girls: Young Women, Sex, and Rebellion before the Sixties

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623788
eISBN:
9781469625195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623788.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This concluding chapter argues that the 1940s and 1950s gave rise to two alternative norms, both of which have exerted powerful historical influence in distinct ways. The first is ... More


Caregiving in Adult Close Relationships

Ellen Berscheid

in Moving Beyond Self-Interest: Perspectives from Evolutionary Biology, Neuroscience, and the Social Sciences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195388107
eISBN:
9780199918386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388107.003.0061
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The lion’s share of caregiving behavior takes place in the context of close, interdependent, interpersonal relationships, which usually are of significant duration. Thus, the relationship context of ... More


Conclusions

Philip Stiles and Bernard Taylor

in Boards at Work: How Directors View their Roles and Responsibilities

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199258161
eISBN:
9780191718342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258161.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

In the United Kingdom, the boards of directors of large public companies inhabit a rarefied world of power, influence, and responsibility. Directors enjoy the privileges of status and reputation and ... More


Individualism and Collectivism

Miriam Erez

in Culture, Self-Identity, and Work

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195075809
eISBN:
9780199854912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195075809.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

Debates revolving on individualism and collectivism comprise the main concern of this section. Individualism asserts independence in decision making and goal setting without considering the opinions, ... More


Emotions and Relationships: On a Theme from Strawson

R. Jay Wallace

in Oxford Studies in Agency and Responsibility, Volume 2: 'Freedom and Resentment' at 50

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198722120
eISBN:
9780191789212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722120.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

P. F. Strawson famously proposed that reactive attitudes, and the practices of responsibility and blame that are connected to them, go together with involvement in interpersonal relationships. These ... More


Interpersonal Relationships and Health: Social and Clinical Psychological Mechanisms

Christopher R. Agnew and Susan C. South

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199936632
eISBN:
9780190223250
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936632.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book considers theoretical and empirical issues relevant to understanding the social and clinical psychological mechanisms linking close relationship processes with mental and physical health ... More


Chronicle of Separation: On Deconstruction's Disillusioned Love

Michal Ben-Naftali

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823265794
eISBN:
9780823266944
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265794.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

A unique feminist approach to the legacy of Jacques Derrida, this book provides a series of disparate readings, genres, and themes, offering a powerful reflection of love in—and as—deconstruction. ... More


Felt Distances*

Benno Gammerl

in Emotional Lexicons: Continuity and Change in the Vocabulary of Feeling 1700-2000

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199655731
eISBN:
9780191757662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655731.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter criticizes the assumption that emotions belong to the sphere of intimate interpersonal relationships by analysing different understandings of emotion between closeness and distance. He ... More


The Psychology of Residential and Relational Mobilities

Shigehiro Oishi, Joanna Schug, Masaki Yuki, and Jordan Axt

in Handbook of Advances in Culture and Psychology, Volume 5

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780190218966
eISBN:
9780190274474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190218966.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Social and behavioral scientists have delineated a diverse array of cultural variation in thinking, feeling, and behavior. This chapter summarizes an effort to clarify the sources of cultural ... More


Moral Responses to Fictional Characters

Frank Palmer

in Literature and Moral Understanding: A Philosophical Essay on Ethics, Aesthetics, Education, and Culture

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198242321
eISBN:
9780191680441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198242321.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Moral Philosophy

Fictional characters do not belong to the actual world. They do not join in interpersonal relationships; their actions and decisions no more aid or impair people's aims than people do theirs. With ... More


Organization Design for Interdisciplinary Research: Conflicts and Performance

Eduardo Vasconcellos

in International Research Management

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195062526
eISBN:
9780199854905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195062526.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management

An evaluation of the processes and outcomes of interdisciplinary type of inquiry in the government research centers of Brazil is conducted in order to capitalize on the strengths and point out ... More


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