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New England Epidemiology

Cristobal Silva

in Miraculous Plagues: An Epidemiology of Early New England Narrative

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199743476
eISBN:
9780199896868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199743476.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on the epidemics that devastated Native American populations between 1616 and 1619—those same epidemics that John Winthrop called a “miraculous plague” sent by God to depopulate ... More


Miraculous Plagues: An Epidemiology of Early New England Narrative

Cristobal Silva

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199743476
eISBN:
9780199896868
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199743476.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Cultural History

This book reimagines New England’s literary history by tracing seventeenth- and early-eighteenth-century epidemics alongside the era of early colonial expansion, the Antinomian controversy, the ... More


On the Concept of a Justification Narrative

Rainer Forst

in Normativity and Power: Analyzing Social Orders of Justification

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198798873
eISBN:
9780191839535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798873.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the concept of a justification narrative. Such a concept serves as a heuristic device to connect the normative dimension of justification that aims at rational persuasion with ... More


The Normative Order of the Internet

Matthias C. Kettemann

in The Normative Order of the Internet: A Theory of Rule and Regulation Online

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198865995
eISBN:
9780191898907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865995.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Chapter 6 presents in detail the normative order of the internet based on the notion of a necessary identification of, and turn toward, a nomos of the internet, which is embedded in, and configures, ... More


Normativity and Power: Analyzing Social Orders of Justification

Rainer Forst

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198798873
eISBN:
9780191839535
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798873.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Humans are justificatory beings—they offer, demand, and require justifications. The rules and institutions we follow rest on narratives that have evolved over time and, taken together, constitute a ... More


Xenophon on Trial

Michael A. Flower

in Xenophon's Anabasis, or The Expedition of Cyrus

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195188677
eISBN:
9780190261221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195188677.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter sets forth the various narrative justifications for Xenophon's leadership in the Anabasis, with Xenophon acting as the middle ground between two leaders—one being too severe, and the ... More


Book 3

Cynthia Damon

in Studies on the Text of Caesar's Bellum civile

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198724063
eISBN:
9780191791260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724063.003.0011
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter follows the same vein as the previous two chapters in enumerating the emendations (and the historical and contextual justifications for these) from the archetype of the Bellum ciuile, ... More


Inaequata

Cynthia Damon

in Studies on the Text of Caesar's Bellum civile

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198724063
eISBN:
9780191791260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724063.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter outlines the emendations taken with this edition of Bellum ciuile, with regard to the stylistic liberties explored in previous chapters. Certain passages are emended for clearer syntax, ... More


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