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Morphological Typology of Deponency*

Matthew Baerman

in Deponency and Morphological Mismatches

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264102
eISBN:
9780191734380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264102.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter discusses the morphological typology of deponency. It shows that the theoretical interest of deponent verbs in Latin is clear, and that morphological forms are not simply a blind ... More


Intelligent Design and Selective History: Two Sources of Purpose and Plan

Peter J. Graham

in Oxford Studies in Philosophy of Religion Volume 3

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199603213
eISBN:
9780191725388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603213.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Metaphysics/Epistemology

In Warrant and Proper Function and in Knowledge of God, Alvin Plantinga provides an intelligent design argument for the existence of God. Plantina's key premise is that “naturalism” cannot account ... More


Genius Restored to Health

Ann Jefferson

in Genius in France: An Idea and Its Uses

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691160658
eISBN:
9781400852598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691160658.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents arguments for a model of genius defined as the optimal expression of the human mind. This view dominated discussion in the last twenty years of the century, when the medical ... More


Psychosexual problems in gynaecological malignancy

Lisa Punt

in Palliative Care Consultations in Gynaeoncology

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198528067
eISBN:
9780191730351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528067.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The diagnosis and treatment of gynaecological malignancies in a woman creates a trauma that immensely impacts her psychosexual functioning. She may often be faced with a feeling of uncertainty, ... More


Brain Function and Psychotropic Drugs

Heather Ashton

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192622426
eISBN:
9780191724749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192622426.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

This revised edition offers an integrated approach to brain sciences, covering the whole range of normal and abnormal brain function and the effects of drugs on the human brain. It provides a general ... More


Variations of Mixed Hodge Structure

Patrick Brosnan and Fouad El Zein

Eduardo Cattani, Fouad El Zein, Phillip A. Griffiths, and Lê Dũng Tráng (eds)

in Hodge Theory (MN-49)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161341
eISBN:
9781400851478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161341.003.0008
Subject:
Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter discusses the definition of admissible variations of mixed Hodge structure (VMHS), the results of M. Kashiwara in A study of variation of mixed Hodge structure (1986), and applications ... More


Constructing Disability

Elizabeth Barnes

in The Minority Body: A Theory of Disability

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198732587
eISBN:
9780191796814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732587.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The things we group as ‘disabilities’ are strikingly heterogeneous. The first task of any philosophical theory of disability is thus to argue that there is something unifying these disparate cases to ... More


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