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Short Do Replies: Introduction

Jeroen van Craenenbroeck

in The Syntax of Ellipsis: Evidence from Dutch Dialects

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195375640
eISBN:
9780199871612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375640.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter forms the introduction to the second case study. The basic data of this second part are introduced (i.e. Short Do Replies), and an outline is given of the chapters that follow.


Perceiving Pictures

John V. Kulvicki

in On Images: Their Structure and Content

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780199290758
eISBN:
9780191604010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019929075X.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter shows that the account of picture perception and pictorial content sheds light on the debate between the two most popular theories of picture perception: the recognition theory due to ... More


Introduction

Hubert Schwyzer

in The Unity of Understanding: A Study in Kantian Problems

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198248293
eISBN:
9780191681110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198248293.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter discusses an introduction to Kant and is views on understanding. The chapter also provides an outline of Kant's account of the nature of understanding, which includes being autonomous, ... More


Variation

Floyd Grave and Margaret Grave

in The String Quartets of Joseph Haydn

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195173574
eISBN:
9780199872152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173574.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Whereas Haydn's favored variation procedures — melodic outline, cantus firmus, and constant bass (or harmony) — are variously embedded in all portions of the cycle, his variation-based designs occur ... More


Ideas, Position, and Supranationality

Craig Parsons

in Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199736430
eISBN:
9780199866106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199736430.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter argues that the history of the European Union provides an unusually clear display of the impact of ideas in major political outcomes, and that this unusually clear case provides some ... More


The Quest for the Historical Buddha

Hans H. Penner

in Rediscovering the Buddha: Legends of the Buddha and Their Interpretation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195385823
eISBN:
9780199870073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385823.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

The quest for the historical Buddha is a quest for the “original” or “authentic” meaning of Buddhism. This quest is the “received tradition” in the Western study of Buddhism. There are two major ... More


Sextan Scepticism

Jonathan Barnes

in Maieusis: Essays in Ancient Philosophy in Honour of Myles Burnyeat

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199289974
eISBN:
9780191711008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289974.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter explores the concept of ‘Sextan scepticism’. It addresses the question of whether Sextus was a radical and rustic sceptic or a moderate and urbane sceptic. It argues Sextan scepticism, ... More


Society and the Economy, 1774–1829

Keith Hitchins

in The Romanians, 1774–1866

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205913
eISBN:
9780191676857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205913.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses the social and economic outlines of Romania during the late 18th and early 19th centuries. The traditional structures appeared intact, but there were changes that were ... More


Afterword

Ayşe Devrim Atauz

in Eight Thousand Years of Maltese Maritime History: Trade, Piracy, and Naval Warfare in the Central Mediterranean

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031798
eISBN:
9780813038148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031798.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Underwater Archaeology

This chapter gives a brief outline of Maltese history in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The fall of the Order of the Knights of Saint John provided a logical point at which to conclude two ... More


Statistics in epidemiology

Per Kragh Andersen

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Epidemiology deals with the assessment of effects of risk factors on disease outcome in human populations, and statistics has played a prominent role in its development. This chapter provides a guide ... More


Teaching a first course in epidemiologic principles and methods

Kenneth J. Rothman

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter presents a sequence of core topics to broach the teaching of epidemiologic principles and methods. They cover the essential principles and the main methods for conducting epidemiologic ... More


Occupational epidemiology

Neil Pearce

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Occupational epidemiology is the study of the distribution and causes of illness and injury that result from hazardous workplace exposures. This chapter presents an approach to teaching occupational ... More


Lifecourse epidemiology

Yoav Ben-Shlomo and Diana Kuh

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

A life course approach to epidemiology is the study of the long-term effects on later health, or disease risk of physical or social exposures during gestation, childhood, adolescence, young ... More


Pharmacoepidemiology

Susan Jick

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.010
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter provides an approach to teaching drug epidemiology (often called pharmacoepidemiology) that focuses primarily on techniques for conducting drug safety studies. These techniques, however, ... More


Nutritional epidemiology

Walter C. Willett

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Nutritional epidemiology is a relatively new branch of epidemiology which focuses on understanding the relation between diet, and long-term health and disease. Our understanding of biologic ... More


Genetic epidemiology

Harry Campbell and Susan Service

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.012
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

A major challenge for epidemiology in the future is understanding the role of genetic risk factors and how genetic factors interact with environmental factors in causing disease. There is a clear ... More


Climate change and human Health: issues for teacher and classroom

Anthony J McMichael and Ulisses Confalonieri

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Global climate change, caused by human actions, is a recent, remarkable and distinctive source of risks to human health. Because of its newness, complexity and scale, it poses important challenges to ... More


Infectious disease epidemiology

Marc Lipsitch

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Infectious disease epidemiology courses in practice concentrate almost exclusively on communicable diseases; those transmitted from person to person. Such courses are generally taught in one of two ... More


Teaching a course in psychiatric epidemiology

Rebecca Fuhrer and Ezra Susser

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter serves as a guide for developing a course in psychiatric epidemiology; that is, epidemiological methods applied to the study of psychiatric disorders rather than the epidemiology of ... More


Teaching chronic respiratory disease epidemiology

Josep M. Antó

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.021
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The development of respiratory disease epidemiology is relatively recent compared to other disease-oriented epidemiologies, such as those devoted to infectious diseases, cancer, or cardiovascular ... More


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