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Childhood ADHD: Biological Reality or Social Construction, with Policy Implications

Stephen P. Hinshaw

in Raising Children: Emerging Needs, Modern Risks, and Social Responses

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195310122
eISBN:
9780199865284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310122.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Children and Families

One of the greatest challenges that parents confront in raising children involves monitoring their health and managing to obtain the proper treatment when needed. Yet many parents are unable to ... More


Just the Facts: Common Sense Ideas of the Normal and the Reasonable Person

Mayo Moran

in Rethinking the Reasonable Person: An Egalitarian Reconstruction of the Objective Standard

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199247820
eISBN:
9780191714788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199247820.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Court cases involving children reveal the extent to which the reasonable person standard, at least in that context, turns on conceptions of what is normal behaviour and what is natural. The history ... More


Fun with Dick and Jane

Mayo Moran

in Rethinking the Reasonable Person: An Egalitarian Reconstruction of the Objective Standard

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199247820
eISBN:
9780191714788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199247820.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Feminists and others suspect that there is something troubling about applying the reasonable person standard to women. A group of court cases that involves judging the reasonableness of the behaviour ... More


Play and the Development of Social Engagement: A Comparative Perspective

Sergio M. Pellis and Vivien C. Pellis

in The Development of Social Engagement: Neurobiological Perspectives

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195168716
eISBN:
9780199847853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168716.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Play has long been considered as either insignificant or irrelevant to normal behaviour development, or as important in the onset of normal behaviour development. Two fundamental factors that have ... More


Ordinary Prudence, Equality, and the Rule of Law

Mayo Moran

in Rethinking the Reasonable Person: An Egalitarian Reconstruction of the Objective Standard

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199247820
eISBN:
9780191714788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199247820.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

It is significant that both the developmentally disabled and women have suffered sufficiently discriminatory histories that they are now often the focus of equality concern both in the law and in the ... More


Rethinking the Reasonable Person: An Egalitarian Reconstruction of the Objective Standard

Mayo Moran

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199247820
eISBN:
9780191714788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199247820.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

The reasonable person standard plays a central role in the law, especially in tort law, criminal law, and administrative law. However, the reasonable person has also attracted substantial criticism ... More


Summary and concluding remarks

Ernst Håkon Jahr

in Language Planning as a Sociolinguistic Experiment: The Case of Modern Norwegian

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780748637829
eISBN:
9781474400855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748637829.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The final chapter sums up the book, with two major conclusions: 1. Far-reaching results of language planning are possible if the planning is consistant with the dominant contemporary ideology. This ... More


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