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Assisted Dying and Legal Change

Penney Lewis

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199212873
eISBN:
9780191707063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199212873.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Medical Law

The question whether assisted dying (euthanasia and assisted suicide) should be legalized is often treated, by judges and commentators alike, as a question which transcends national boundaries and ... More


Conclusion

Raymond Cocks

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume XIII: 1820–1914 Fields of Development

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239757
eISBN:
9780191705151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239757.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter begins with a discussion of the expansion of social legislation in Britain, focusing on the works of Albert Venn Dicey, which have framed the debate about reforming statutes in the sense ... More


The SDR and the US international monetary policy process

Christopher M.D. Wilkie

in Special Drawing Rights (SDRs): The First International Money

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199606467
eISBN:
9780191731648
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606467.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

Delving further into US policy determination provides other clues as to why SDRs became marginalized in the late 1970s and 1980s. For instance, US international monetary policy determination was ... More


Corporate Governance: From the Employee-Favouring Firm to the Shareholder-Favouring Firm

Ronald Dore

in Stock Market Capitalism: Welfare Capitalism: Japan and Germany versus the Anglo-Saxons

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199240623
eISBN:
9780191696848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199240623.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter argues that reformers would not have concentrated so much on corporate governance had it not been such a hot academic and journalistic topic for discussion in the Anglo–Saxon world. Had ... More


From Juvenile Delinquency to Adult Crime: Criminal Careers, Justice Policy and Prevention

Rolf Loeber and David P. Farrington (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199828166
eISBN:
9780199951208
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199828166.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Why do many juveniles stop offending when they grow up? Why are juvenile delinquents dealt with differently in the courts than adult criminals, and should young adults be dealt with differently than ... More


Refugee community organisations and dispersal: Networks, resources and social capital

David Griffiths

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346346
eISBN:
9781447303152
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346346.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book is distinctive in combining theoretical discussion on the role of networks, resources, and social capital with fieldwork evidence and interviews with members of Refugee Community ... More


Lawmaking Reforms and China’s Democratic Prospects

MURRAY SCOT TANNER

in The Politics of Lawmaking in Post-Mao China: Institutions, Processes, and Democratic Prospects

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293392
eISBN:
9780191684999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293392.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines the prospects for lawmaking reform and democratization in China. It evaluates how well-institutionalized were the legislative changes of the Deng Xiaoping era and analyses how ... More


The Poor Nations Harmonize

Srividhya Ragavan

in Patent and Trade Disparities in Developing Countries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199840670
eISBN:
9780199949786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199840670.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter discusses India's response and reservations during the Uruguay Rounds and notes that India and Brazil both experienced a decreasing diplomatic relationship with the United States. It ... More


The Future of Consultation

Mark Hall and John Purcell

in Consultation at Work: Regulation and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199605460
eISBN:
9780191746062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605460.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR, Organization Studies

Consultation is important especially at a time of union decline and retreat from collective bargaining revealing a large and growing representation gap. Consultation is the last chance for ... More


Legislative Impact, Political Change, and Juvenile Detention: Comparing South Korea and Japan

Jae-Joon Chung

in Juvenile Justice in Global Perspective

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479826537
eISBN:
9781479838004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479826537.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter assesses the impact of legislative change and political change on juvenile justice policy in Japan and South Korea. In Japan, the changes that invite analysis are legislation that ... More


Conclusion and Prospects for Change

Daniel S. Goldberg

in The Death of the Income Tax: A Progressive Consumption Tax and the Path to Fiscal Reform

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199948802
eISBN:
9780199345984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199948802.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book has proposed moving toward an electronically collected consumption tax with sufficient flexibility to allow for progressivity, particularly at the lower levels of consumption. While the ... More


Affecting Legislative Change From the Judicial Perspective

Timothy R. Saviello

in Social Work, Criminal Justice, and the Death Penalty

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190937232
eISBN:
9780197541562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190937232.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter will discuss how to use established social justice advocacy methodology to attempt to affect legislative change. The chapter summarizes an appropriate established methodology through ... More


Recent and Proposed Legal and Regulatory Developments Affecting Retirement Plan Distributions, Especially Annuities

Jeffrey R. Brown

in Retirement Income: Risks and Strategies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016933
eISBN:
9780262301596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016933.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter discusses legislative changes and public policy ideas affecting plan distribution, and is divided into two main section sets. The first set presents and examines recent legislative and ... More


Recurring Themes and Continuing Change

David Dewar and Warwick Funnell

in A History of British National Audit: The Pursuit of Accountability

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198790310
eISBN:
9780191831645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790310.003.0011
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

The developments in the management and conduct of the Comptroller and Auditor General’s work before and after the 1983 Act and the successes achieved, particularly on value-for-money examinations, ... More


Introduction to Procedural EU Trade Mark Law

Annette Kur and Martin Senftleben

in European Trade Mark Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780199680443
eISBN:
9780191932892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199680443.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

The procedural law that applies to trade marks in the EU depends on whether the mark is a European Union trade mark (EUTM), a national (or, in the case of Benelux marks, regional), or an ... More


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