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Changes and Innovations in the Market

Feng Bangyan and Nyaw Mee Kau

in Enriching Lives: A History of Insurance in Hong Kong, 1841-2010

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028702
eISBN:
9789882206946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028702.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

The shift of Hong Kong's economy from manufacturing to services started in the mid-1980s and continued apace into the 1990s. The impact on the insurance industry could not have been more direct. ... More


Popular Recorded Music within the Context of National Life

William Howland Kenney

in Recorded Music in American Life: The Phonograph and Popular Memory, 1890-1945

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195171778
eISBN:
9780199849789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171778.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, American

More than we used to realize, the phonograph and recorded music served to stimulate collective memories among Americans of different social and ethnic backgrounds, who were, like the few large ... More


William James and the Philosophy of Life

John J. McDermott (ed.)

in The Basic Writings of Josiah Royce, Volume I: Culture, Philosophy, and Religion

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823224838
eISBN:
9780823284887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823224838.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter presents some comments about the significance of William James's philosophy. James was a friend of Josiah Royce from his youth to the end of James's beneficent life. As a pupil of James ... More


This Is My Body

Neil J. Young

in We Gather Together: The Religious Right and the Problem of Interfaith Politics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199738984
eISBN:
9780190262341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738984.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

When Roe v. Wade legalized abortion rights in 1973, the Catholic Church stood nearly alone in calling for an overturn of the decision. The LDS Church condemned the ruling, but did not recommend ... More


Women and the Rescue Movement

Karissa Haugeberg

in Women against Abortion: Inside the Largest Moral Reform Movement of the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040962
eISBN:
9780252099717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040962.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter examines Joan Andrews, a shy, conservative Catholic from Tennessee who engaged in some of the first violent campaigns against abortion providers in the early 1980s. Frustrated by ... More


National Right to Life

Daniel K. Williams

in Defenders of the Unborn: The Pro-Life Movement before Roe v. Wade

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199391646
eISBN:
9780199391677
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199391646.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the attempts of Fr. James T. McHugh to revitalize the pro-life campaign by creating the National Right to Life Committee and severing the pro-life movement from both its ... More


State involvement in Muslim well-being

Pamela Irving Jackson and Peter Doerschler

in Benchmarking Muslim well-being in Europe: Reducing disparities and polarizations

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847428875
eISBN:
9781447307716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428875.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter clarifies differences in the national role on key questions of the relationship between the individual and the civil society, and between religion and the state. At the end of the ... More


Women against Abortion: Inside the Largest Moral Reform Movement of the Twentieth Century

Karissa Haugeberg

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040962
eISBN:
9780252099717
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040962.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Women from remarkably diverse religious, social, and political backgrounds made up the rank-and-file of the American antiabortion movement. Empowered by--yet in many cases scared of--the changes ... More


Introduction

Karissa Haugeberg

in Women against Abortion: Inside the Largest Moral Reform Movement of the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040962
eISBN:
9780252099717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040962.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter traces the history of anti-abortion activism before Roe v. Wade. It also considers how the rise of the New Right transformed American abortion politics and remade the Republican Party. ... More


Plus ça change

Michael Wheeler

in The Athenaeum: More Than Just Another London Club

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300246773
eISBN:
9780300256338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300246773.003.0013
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter reflects on the paradox that greater changes in the Athenæum's constitution, tone, and activities have taken place since the mid-1980s than in any previous period, changes that reflect ... More


The Meanings of the Trial's Death

in The Death of the American Trial

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226081267
eISBN:
9780226081281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226081281.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter determines the significance of the death of the trial in the United States for its people. It identifies the consequences of the death of the trial for our national life, explores some ... More


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