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Biblical Interpretation in the Majority World

K. K. Yeo

in The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, Volume V: The Twentieth Century: Themes and Variations in a Global Context

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198702252
eISBN:
9780191838934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198702252.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter challenges the ‘received’ view that traces the expansion of the dominant theologies of the European and North American colonial powers and their missionaries into the Majority World. ... More


Gender and Sex(ualities): A Cultural Psychology Approach

Tuğçe Kurtiş and Glenn Adams

in Gender, Sex, and Sexualities: Psychological Perspectives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190658540
eISBN:
9780190658571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190658540.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Cultural psychology highlights the mutual constitution of psyche and culture—that is, the bidirectional relationship between person-based structures of mind and socially constructed affordances ... More


Roger Hart

Carmel Smith and Sheila Greene

in Key thinkers in childhood studies

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447308072
eISBN:
9781447317340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447308072.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

In this interview Professor Roger Hart discusses his background and early career and his interest in understanding the everyday lives of children in relation to their physical environment, ... More


Robbie Gilligan

Carmel Smith and Sheila Greene

in Key thinkers in childhood studies

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447308072
eISBN:
9781447317340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447308072.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Professor Gilligan reflects on his social work training and background and discusses how this has influenced his approach to understanding children and childhood in a global context. He emphasises ... More


Religion and Democratization across the Muslim Majority World

Michael D. Driessen

in Religion and Democratization: Framing Religious and Political Identities in Muslim and Catholic Societies

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199329700
eISBN:
9780199375288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199329700.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter explores the wider theoretical relevance of the book’s theory in the contemporary Muslim majority world. It analyzes the parameters and effects of religiously friendly democratization in ... More


Encounters with Modernity among Received Spiritualities and Traditions

Candy Gunther Brown

in The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, Volume V: The Twentieth Century: Themes and Variations in a Global Context

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198702252
eISBN:
9780191838934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198702252.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter canvasses the various meanings of modernity and secularization, and develops a partial typology of Protestant reactions to these key themes of the twentieth century. Through the author’s ... More


Mary Kellett

Carmel Smith and Sheila Greene

in Key thinkers in childhood studies

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447308072
eISBN:
9781447317340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447308072.003.0014
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

In this interview Professor Mary Kellett reflects on her career as a social worker, teacher and academic and discusses the initial challenges she faced in her pioneering work to empower children to ... More


Martin woodhead

Carmel Smith and Sheila Greene

in Key thinkers in childhood studies

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447308072
eISBN:
9781447317340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447308072.003.0023
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Martin Woodhead is a psychologist by training who became involved in the beginnings of childhood studies in part out of dissatisfaction with the assumptions and methods of mainstream developmental ... More


Context Shapes Human Development: Studies from Turkey

Çiğdem Kağıtçıbaşı and Zeynep Cemalcılar

in Socio-Economic Environment and Human Psychology: Social, Ecological, and Cultural Perspectives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190492908
eISBN:
9780190879853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190492908.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter aims to provide a comprehensive perspective on human behavior by studying the role of the distal environment on developmental processes. Social class, or more specifically socioeconomic ... More


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