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Types of Relations between Theory and Practice: High Theory, Low Theory, and Applying Applied Ethics

F. M. Kamm

in Bioethical Prescriptions: To Create, End, Choose, and Improve Lives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199971985
eISBN:
9780199346141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199971985.003.0026
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter considers the various ways of understanding the relation and contrast between theory and practice. It is particularly concerned with high theory and low theory, and with the actual ... More


Bringing Women Together, in Theory

Allison Pease

in Women Making Modernism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066172
eISBN:
9780813058382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066172.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

“Bringing Women Together, in Theory” explores which theories allow feminist modernist scholars to treat as worthy subjects of study more women writers than just those representative few about whom ... More


Elimination of Hyperimaginaries

Byunghan Kim

in Simplicity Theory

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198567387
eISBN:
9780191746512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567387.003.0005
Subject:
Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

This chapter addresses the issues on elimination of hyperimaginaries. The Lascar topological group of automorphisms and its quotient groups are investigated as well. A theory has elimination of ... More


| 1812–13 | 1812–13 The Major Work

Dan C. Christensen

in Hans Christian Ørsted: Reading Nature's Mind

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669264
eISBN:
9780191748745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669264.003.0028
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

The chapter opens with a description of the circumstances behind the unexpected appearance in 1997 of a single printed copy of Ørsted's ‘Theory of Force’, intended to become the second volume of his ... More


The Power of Unknowing

Judith Jack Halberstam

in The Critical Pulse: Thirty-Six Credos by Contemporary Critics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161152
eISBN:
9780231530736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161152.003.0037
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents the author's account of what she calls “low theory,” of how we should look at low as well as high texts, and also how many of the lessons we learn are in spite of rather than ... More


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