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The Divided Mind of James Madison, 1790: Nationalist Versus Ideologue

Stanley Elkins and Eric McKitrick

in The Age of Federalism

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195093810
eISBN:
9780199854127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195093810.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

James Madison's mind was occupied with the dilemma of what it meant to be both a leading Federalist and a leading Virginian. The search for a resolution of that dilemma would turn out to claim ... More


Political Centralization and Urban Primacy: Evidence from National and Provincial Capitals in the Americas

Sebastian Galiani and Sukkoo Kim

in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226116341
eISBN:
9780226116426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226116426.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines the causes of urban primacy in the Americas. It considers the theory that urban primacy is often characterized by a disproportionate concentration of population in capital ... More


Capital and Capitol: City at the Center of the World

Jeffrey F. Meyer

in Myths in Stone: Religious Dimensions of Washington, D.C.

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520214811
eISBN:
9780520921344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520214811.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter investigates the national capital as a repository of myths in stone, asking what can be learned about the nature of the new republic that built it and the evolving national government ... More


Networks in Perspective

James Foreman-Peck and Robert Millward

in Public and Private Ownership of British Industry 1820–1990

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203599
eISBN:
9780191675881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203599.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Economic History

Privatisation is only the latest policy implemented towards network technology industries. Their system characteristics place a premium on ‘interconnection’, integration, and compatibility. ... More


Uncertain Adjustments: The 1780s and 1790s

Clifton Hood

in In Pursuit of Privilege: A History of New York City's Upper Class and the Making of a Metropolis

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231172165
eISBN:
9780231542951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172165.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the 1780s and 1790s, the old configuration of rank and hierarchy slowly gave way to demands for greater pluralism and equality, patriarchal leaders had to share the political sphere with ... More


Conservation Officers, Dispersal and Urban Frontiers

Randy K. Lippert and Kevin Walby

in A Criminology of Policing and Security Frontiers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781529202489
eISBN:
9781529202472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529202489.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter addresses National Capital Commission (NCC) conservation officers' regulation of homeless people, many of them Indigenous people, in Canada's capital city, Ottawa. The policing of NCC ... More


Haryana: Beyond the Rural–Urban Divide

Loraine Kennedy

in Power, Policy, and Protest: The Politics of India's Special Economic Zones

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198097341
eISBN:
9780199082865
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198097341.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

After providing an overview of SEZs in Haryana, this chapter focuses on the proposed Reliance-Haryana SEZ, a joint venture between the state government and one of India’s leading corporate groups. ... More


Visit to Saint Louis

John Roy Lynch

John Hope Franklin (ed.)

in Reminiscences of an Active Life: The Autobiography of John Roy Lynch

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781604731149
eISBN:
9781496833624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604731149.003.0014
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter reflects on John Roy Lynch's visit to Saint Louis, Missouri. In 1873, a movement was put on foot to have the national capital moved from Washington, D.C., to Saint Louis. With this in ... More


Anganwadi Workers in the National Capital Region

M.S. Sreerekha

in State Without Honour: Women Workers in India's Anganwadis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199468164
eISBN:
9780199088836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468164.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter includes the primary data collected on anganwadis in the NCR, and a study of the interviews of the anganwadi workers in selected areas of the NCR. The chapter is based on qualitative ... More


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