## Statistical Methods of Mobility Research

*Richard Breen*

### in Social Mobility in Europe

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- November 2004
- ISBN:
- 9780199258451
- eISBN:
- 9780191601491
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199258457.003.0002
- Subject:
- Political Science, European Union

Introduces and explains, in a fairly non-technical fashion, the main quantitative methods employed in the study of intergenerational mobility. These include methods for modelling mobility tables, in ... More

## Changes in Intergenerational Class Mobility in Hungary, 1973–2000

*Péter Róbert and Erzsébet Bukodi*

### in Social Mobility in Europe

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- November 2004
- ISBN:
- 9780199258451
- eISBN:
- 9780191601491
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199258457.003.0012
- Subject:
- Political Science, European Union

Investigates temporal changes in Hungarian mobility patterns. Large-scale data sets of the Hungarian Central Statistical Office, collected between 1973 and 2000 are used for this purpose. In addition ... More

## Alternative Income Density Models

*Fred Campano and Dominick Salvatore*

### in Income Distribution: Includes CD

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- May 2006
- ISBN:
- 9780195300918
- eISBN:
- 9780199783441
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0195300912.003.0005
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Some of the more commonly used models to describe income distribution are explored. These were selected because they have cumulative distribution functions that are invertible and have proven to give ... More

## Change in Intergenerational Class Mobility in France from the 1970s to the 1990s and its Explanation: An Analysis Following the CASMIN Approach

*Louis-André Vallet*

### in Social Mobility in Europe

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- November 2004
- ISBN:
- 9780199258451
- eISBN:
- 9780191601491
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199258457.003.0005
- Subject:
- Political Science, European Union

There has been a progressive opening up in the mobility regime in France from the start of the seventies. It is apparent in both men’s mobility and women’s mobility, is also revealed by an analysis ... More

## Research Strategies in the Social Sciences: A Guide to New Approaches

*Elinor Scarbrough and Eric Tanenbaum (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 1998
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780198292371
- eISBN:
- 9780191600159
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0198292376.001.0001
- Subject:
- Political Science, Reference

This volume is a collection of commissioned articles by 16 experts in social science methodology, each contribution introducing experienced social scientists to more advanced analytic techniques. The ... More

## Determinants

*Simon Scott*

### in Traces and Determinants of Pseudodifferential Operators

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780198568360
- eISBN:
- 9780191594748
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198568360.003.0003
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis

Determinants as abstract invariants have received less study in the mathematical literature than traces, on which there is an extensive literature. However, determinants can be treated in a general ... More

## Pseudodifferential Operator Trace Formulae

*Simon Scott*

### in Traces and Determinants of Pseudodifferential Operators

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780198568360
- eISBN:
- 9780191594748
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198568360.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis

In this chapter details of the construction of the fundamental trace functionals on pseudodifferential operators are given. The approach to traces taken here is through an analysis of the singularity ... More

## Images of Place in Green Politics: The Cultural Mirror of Indigenous Traditions

*Douglas Torgerson*

### in Living with Nature: Environmental Politics as Cultural Discourse

- Published in print:
- 1999
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780198295099
- eISBN:
- 9780191599262
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/019829509X.003.0010
- Subject:
- Political Science, Environmental Politics

Green movements on the Western European model need to be more aware that their predilection for open public debate and transparency of government decision‐making can be insensitive to the interests ... More

## Categorical Data Analysis: Log‐Linear and Latent Class Models

*Allan McCutcheon and Colin Mills*

### in Research Strategies in the Social Sciences: A Guide to New Approaches

- Published in print:
- 1998
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780198292371
- eISBN:
- 9780191600159
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0198292376.003.0005
- Subject:
- Political Science, Reference

Extending the basic regression model to the analysis of contingency tables, using odds and odds ratios. The worked example shows how log‐linear and latent class techniques can be assimilated into a ... More

## What is log terminal?

*Osamu Fujino*

### in Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198570615
- eISBN:
- 9780191717703
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570615.003.0003
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter introduces, compares, and discusses several flavours of log terminal singularities of pairs, with motivation and counterexamples. The chapter contains a careful treatment of the ... More

## Kodaira's canonical bundle formula and adjunction

*János Kollár*

### in Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198570615
- eISBN:
- 9780191717703
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570615.003.0008
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

If (X,B) is a log canonical pair, it is natural to study the locus nklt(X,B) of points where the pair is not klt. In particular, this chapter proves Kawamata's adjunction formula: if W is an ... More

## Non-klt techniques

*Florin Ambro*

### in Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198570615
- eISBN:
- 9780191717703
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570615.003.0009
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter proves a generalization of Shokurov's finite generation conjecture to pairs (X,B) that are not necessarily log canonical. This is an example of a large program of work with the aim of ... More

##
To Get a Feeling for a Place: *Naninibago*

*Barbara Goldoftas*

### in The Green Tiger: The Costs of Ecological Decline in the Philippines

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780195135114
- eISBN:
- 9780199868216
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195135114.003.0003
- Subject:
- History, World Modern History

This chapter profiles the political and economic contexts that fostered the expansion of the commercial logging industry and logging concessions in the Philippines in the 20th century. It addresses ... More

## Orangutan distribution, density, abundance and impacts of disturbance

*Simon J. Husson, Serge A. Wich, Andrew J. Marshall, Rona D. Dennis, Marc Ancrenaz, Rebecca Brassey, Melvin Gumal, Andrew J. Hearn, Erik Meijaard, Togu Simorangkir, and Ian Singleton*

### in Orangutans: Geographic Variation in Behavioral Ecology and Conservation

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199213276
- eISBN:
- 9780191707568
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213276.003.0006
- Subject:
- Biology, Animal Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Knowledge of the density and distribution of the endangered orangutan is essential both for their conservation and to identify ecological factors that limit their population size. The authors of this ... More

## Summary

*GÜNTHER DISSERTORI, IAN G. KNOWLES, and MICHAEL SCHMELLING*

### in Quantum Chromodynamics: High Energy Experiments and Theory

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199566419
- eISBN:
- 9780191708060
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566419.003.0014
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter reviews the discussions in the preceding chapters. Starting from its historical development, the lagrangian of QCD is introduced and its phenomenological consequences worked out in ... More

## Sasakian Geometry in Dimensions 3 and 5

*Charles P. Boyer and Krzysztof Galicki*

### in Sasakian Geometry

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- January 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780198564959
- eISBN:
- 9780191713712
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564959.003.0011
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter describes Sasakian geometry in low dimensions. In dimension three there is a complete classification; dimension five is large enough to be interesting, yet small enough to hope for some ... More

## Likelihood Ratios as a Measure of the Diagnostic Usefulness of Excretory Urogram Information

*Jie W Weiss and David J Weiss*

### in A Science of Decision Making: The Legacy of Ward Edwards

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- January 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195322989
- eISBN:
- 9780199869206
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195322989.003.0024
- Subject:
- Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses a method for measuring the diagnostic usefulness of the information from a radiologic examination (excretory urography). The log likelihood ratio (LLR) method requires ... More

## Glossary

*Alessio Corti*

### in Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198570615
- eISBN:
- 9780191717703
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570615.003.0010
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter is a small glossary of technical terms in higher dimensional algebraic geometry and Mori theory. Definitions are given for technical terms that are part of the elaborate jargon of higher ... More

## Confined divisors

*James McKernan*

### in Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198570615
- eISBN:
- 9780191717703
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570615.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

Shokurov proposed the CCS conjecture as an intermediate step leading to his finite generation conjecture implying the existence of pl flips in all dimensions. After the work of Hacon and McKernan, ... More

## Existence of Ball Quotients Covering Line Arrangements

*Paula Tretkoff*

### in Complex Ball Quotients and Line Arrangements in the Projective Plane (MN-51)

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691144771
- eISBN:
- 9781400881253
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691144771.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter justifies the assumption that ball quotients covering line arrangements exist. It begins with the general case on the existence of finite covers by ball quotients of weighted ... More