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European Enlargement and Institutional Hypocris y

Elena A. Iankova and Peter J. Katzenstein

in The State of the European Union, 6: Law, Politics, and Society

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199257409
eISBN:
9780191600951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019925740X.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Provides an account of the status of the enlargement process in the EU, both in the candidate countries and in terms of institutional changes at the EU level. In particular, it argues that European ... More


Salafism as the Future of European Islam?

Esra Özyürek

in Being German, Becoming Muslim: Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162782
eISBN:
9781400852710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162782.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter concentrates on the theological aspects of Salafism that attract non-Muslims in postunification Germany. It argues that certain characteristics of Salafism, particularly its ... More


The Roots of an Imperial Press System

Simon J. Potter

in News and the British World: The Emergence of an Imperial Press System 1876-1922

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199265121
eISBN:
9780191718427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199265121.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter begins by discussing that in historical writing about the British press, newspapers are seen as having contributed to a national tradition. It then argues that the press acted as a key ... More


Establishing Distance from Immigrant Muslims

Esra Özyürek

in Being German, Becoming Muslim: Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162782
eISBN:
9781400852710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162782.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter looks at how converted German Muslims seek to practice a so-called true Islam stripped of cultural accretions. In its indigenous German Muslim context, an Islam free of culture means an ... More


Rights in the European Landscape: A Historical and Comparative Profile

Michele Graziadei

in The Coherence of EU Law: The Search for Unity in Divergent Concepts

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199232468
eISBN:
9780191716027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232468.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter examines several events in legal history that either highlight the importance of rights in the actual working of legal systems, or else challenge their importance. These events fit ... More


National Traditions of Competition Law: A Belated Europeanization through Convergence?

Adrian Kuenzler and Laurent Warlouzet

in The Historical Foundations of EU Competition Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199665358
eISBN:
9780191748578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665358.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Competition Law, EU Law

This chapter assesses the influence of the national traditions of competition policy on the Community as well as the flows from the European level back to the national tier. The chapter is organized ... More


Of Authenticity and Woman: Personal Narratives of Middle-Class Women in Modern China

Duara Prasenjit

in Becoming Chinese: Passages to Modernity and Beyond

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520219236
eISBN:
9780520924413
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520219236.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter explores the representation of women in modern Chinese nationalist discourse and the subversion of such discourse by the women themselves. It describes the two very different ... More


The Invention of European National Traditions in European Romanticism

Stefan Berger

in The Oxford History of Historical Writing: Volume 4: 1800-1945

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199533091
eISBN:
9780191804359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199533091.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter emphasizes that in the first half of the 19th century, history writing was popular. However, it was not yet carried out within a thoroughly professionalized structure. What made it so ... More


Defining Russian Conservatism

Paul Robinson

in Russian Conservatism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501747342
eISBN:
9781501747366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747342.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This chapter undertakes the difficult task of defining Russian conservatism. Many of conservatism's most commonly cited features appear at best to fit uneasily together and at worst to contradict ... More


The Oxford History of Historical Writing: Volume 4: 1800-1945

Stuart Macintyre, Juan Maiguashca, and Attila Pók (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199533091
eISBN:
9780191804359
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199533091.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book addresses the writing of history globally from 1800 to 1945. Divided into four parts, the book first covers the rise, consolidation, and crisis of European historical thought, and the ... More


Space, Subjectivity, and Literary Studies in the Age of Globalization

Nil Santiáñez

in Postnational Perspectives on Contemporary Hispanic Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054940
eISBN:
9780813053356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054940.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Taking as a premise the view that the present is a transitional period toward what seems to be a new epoch, this chapter argues that discussions on literary studies vis-à-vis globalization ought to ... More


Law without Nations

Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804771696
eISBN:
9780804777223
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804771696.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

The possibility of law in the absence of a nation would seem to strip law from its source of meaning and value. At the same time, law divorced from nations would clear the ground for a cosmopolitan ... More


Words and Music: Texts and Translations

in Divas and Scholars: Performing Italian Opera

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226304823
eISBN:
9780226304885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226304885.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Opera

This chapter discusses the matter of texts, translations, and adaptations of particular importance for operas written in French by Italian composers, which often continue to be performed in Italian ... More


Conclusion

Andrew Pepper

in Unwilling Executioner: Crime Fiction and the State

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198716181
eISBN:
9780191784347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716181.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The short conclusion considers the main argument of the book and assesses its strengths and limitations. It calls for further work to be done in breaking down national crime fiction traditions and ... More


Comparisons

David Damrosch

in Comparing the Literatures: Literary Studies in a Global Age

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691134994
eISBN:
9780691201283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134994.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter explains the literary theory that bridge the divides between national traditions in a balanced assessment of similarities and differences called “perspectivism.” It addresses the ... More


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