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A Government of Force

Max. M Edling

in A Revolution in Favor of Government: Origins of the U.S. Constitution and the Making of the American State

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780195148701
eISBN:
9780199835096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195148703.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 7 and the corresponding Ch. 12 in Part Three of the book present the Antifederalist objections to a stronger national government in the “fiscal‐military” sphere, with this chapter looking ... More


Participation, Services, and Ceremonies: The Development of Local Government

Richard H. Trainor

in Black Country Élites: The Exercise of Authority in an Industrialized Area, 1830-1900

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203551
eISBN:
9780191675850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203551.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the development of local government in the Black Country in England during the period from 1830 to 1900. It analyses the institutions, recruitment, identity, and preoccupations ... More


Down in the Districts, 1917–1920

Mary McAuley

in Bread and Justice: State and Society in Petrograd 1917-1922

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198219828
eISBN:
9780191678387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198219828.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

A marked feature of the revolution was the coming into being of local institutions, a phenomenon which the Bolshevik seizure of power encouraged still further, but the subsequent process of ... More


Private Bills and Public Interests

Andrew Adonis

in Making Aristocracy Work: The Peerage and the Political System in Britain, 1884-1914

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203896
eISBN:
9780191676031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203896.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Generally recognized as a just and efficient adjudicator of legislative concerns, the private-bill system sets standards for government institutions and local enterprises. However, there are concerns ... More


Foreign Aid and the State

Nitsan Chorev

in Give and Take: Developmental Foreign Aid and the Pharmaceutical Industry in East Africa

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691197845
eISBN:
9780691198873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691197845.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This concluding chapter summarizes the book’s main arguments regarding developmental foreign aid in the pharmaceutical field and suggests that similar conclusions apply to other industrial sectors, ... More


Kosovo: Copy, Paste, and Delete

Patrice C. McMahon

in The NGO Game: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501709234
eISBN:
9781501712739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709234.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter turns to the effects of international peacebuilding in Kosovo from approximately 1999 until 2012. It also provides some background on the history of this troubled region during the ... More


"Labour, state and society in rural India": A class-relational approach

Jonathan Pattenden

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719089145
eISBN:
9781526109583
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089145.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Intended for researchers, students, policymakers and practitioners, this book draws on detailed longitudinal fieldwork in rural south India to analyse the conditions of the rural poor and their ... More


Property - Owning Plutocracy: Inequality and American Localism

Stephen Macedo

in Justice and the American Metropolis

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816676125
eISBN:
9781452947822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816676125.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses that American local institutions are deeply flawed. Competition among local homeowners, school districts, and communities creates a race to the top for some, while leaving many ... More


Sidelining the States

Adam B. Cox and Cristina M. Rodríguez

in The President and Immigration Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190694364
eISBN:
9780197520680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694364.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

This chapter considers how federalism has played an important role in immigration enforcement and challenged presidents of both parties, thus helping to structure national debates over the place of ... More


Introduction

Adam Moore

in Peacebuilding in Practice: Local Experience in Two Bosnian Towns

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451997
eISBN:
9780801469565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451997.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This introductory chapter argues that a combination of four factors accounts for the contrasting peacebuilding outcomes in Mostar and Brcko: the design of local political institutions, local and ... More


Building Juvenile Justice Institutions in California

Miroslava Chávez-García

in States of Delinquency: Race and Science in the Making of California's Juvenile Justice System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520271715
eISBN:
9780520951556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520271715.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the experiences of Arthur C., an incorrigible Mexican American boy whose only crimes were running the streets and being an economic burden to his family, to explore the changing ... More


Antiracism Without Antiracists: City Representation and Racial Realignment

Thomas K. Ogorzalek

in The Cities on the Hill: How Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190668877
eISBN:
9780190668914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190668877.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This pivotal chapter draws on the insights of city delegation theory and uses a mixed-methods approach to help explain one of the most important changes in American political history—the midcentury ... More


Plague and Public Health: Treating the Body of the City and the Body of the Poor

John Henderson

in Florence Under Siege: Surviving Plague in an Early Modern City

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780300196344
eISBN:
9780300249286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300196344.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter examines the ways in which the combined administrative and medical expertise informed the developing strategies of the Italian government during the early stages of the epidemic. While ... More


The Rural Transformation

Julio A. Berdegué, Tomás Rosada, and Anthony J. Bebbington

in International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199671656
eISBN:
9780191751127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199671656.003.0028
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter discusses the rural transformation, a process of comprehensive societal change whereby rural societies diversify their economies and reduce their reliance on agriculture; become ... More


Organisations of labouring class women

Jonathan Pattenden

in "Labour, state and society in rural India": A class-relational approach

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719089145
eISBN:
9781526109583
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089145.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter assesses the capacity of a social movement of female agricultural labourers to challenge dominant class control of local government institutions, and modify class relations in favour of ... More


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