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Public Policy and Administration, Old and New

B. Guy Peters and Vincent Wright

in A New Handbook of Political Science

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294719
eISBN:
9780191599361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294719.003.0027
Subject:
Political Science, Reference

Public administration research and theory has undergone a fundamental change, unlike any other area in political science. Six fundamental assumptions of public administration have been challenged ... More


Markets and States

Regina Grafe

in Distant Tyranny: Markets, Power, and Backwardness in Spain, 1650-1800

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144849
eISBN:
9781400840533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144849.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter focuses on the dominant political economy models that try to explain the relation between markets and states in Europe's early modern economies. Placed into the context of Spanish ... More


The China-Inner Asia Frontier as World History

Jonathan Karam Skaff

in Sui-Tang China and Its Turko-Mongol Neighbors: Culture, Power, and Connections, 580-800

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199734139
eISBN:
9780199950195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199734139.003.0000
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This introductory chapter discusses the relations between the Sui and Tang Empires and the surrounding Turko-Mongol pastoral nomadic peoples during the medieval period (580–800 ad). It explains the ... More


Power through Patronage: Patrimonial Political Networking

Jonathan Karam Skaff

in Sui-Tang China and Its Turko-Mongol Neighbors: Culture, Power, and Connections, 580-800

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199734139
eISBN:
9780199950195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199734139.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter examines Turko-Mongol khanates and introduces a cosmopolitan type of patrimonialism. It takes a look at local society during the North China rebellions, the Sui-Tang imperial palaces, ... More


Beyond the Euromaidan: Comparative Perspectives on Advancing Reform in Ukraine

Henry E. Hale and Robert W. Orttung (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780804798457
eISBN:
9781503600102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804798457.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book examines the prospects for advancing reform in Ukraine in the wake of the February 2014 Euromaidan revolution. It examines six crucial areas of reform: identity-memory divides, corruption, ... More


Agency Relations

Isaac Ariail Reed

in Power in Modernity: Agency Relations and the Creative Destruction of the King's Two Bodies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226689319
eISBN:
9780226689593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226689593.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter develops a concept of agency through which to study power and thereby mobilize the vocabulary proposed in the previous chapter (rector, actor, other). Agency is defined as the ability to ... More


War in the Mountains: Peasant Society and Counterinsurgency in Algeria, 1918-1958

Neil Macmaster

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198860211
eISBN:
9780191892400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198860211.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, World Modern History

The role of the peasantry during the Algerian War of Independence (1954–62) has been long neglected by historians, in part because they have been viewed as a ‘primitive’ mass devoid of political ... More


The Party Personnel System: Upstairs at the Central Committee

J. Arch Getty

in Practicing Stalinism: Bolsheviks, Boyars, and the Persistence of Tradition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300169294
eISBN:
9780300198850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300169294.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter looks in detail at patrimonialism and personalization in the Stalin period. It also looks at the structure of top party institutions, party personnel allocation, and the Bolshevik ... More


The Party Personnel System: Downstairs at the Central Committee

J. Arch Getty

in Practicing Stalinism: Bolsheviks, Boyars, and the Persistence of Tradition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300169294
eISBN:
9780300198850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300169294.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter examines in detail the difference between the grandees upstairs and the TsK staff downstairs. The difference in view between the upstairs grandees and the downstairs staff reflects, in ... More


Principled and Personal Conflicts

J. Arch Getty

in Practicing Stalinism: Bolsheviks, Boyars, and the Persistence of Tradition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300169294
eISBN:
9780300198850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300169294.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

Patrimonialism permeated Russian and Soviet cultures in a profound way. Patrimonialism won over bureaucracy, as the last chapter showed. This chapter shows that it came with a price: conflicts and ... More


Sovereignty after Empire: The Colonial Roots of Central Asian Authoritarianism

David Lewis

in Sovereignty After Empire: Comparing the Middle East and Central Asia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643042
eISBN:
9780748653270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643042.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter discusses whether Central Asian authoritarianism can be viewed in some way as a legacy of empire, while accepting that many other factors have contributed to the emergence of the present ... More


Introduction

Paula Cristina Roque

in Governing in the Shadows: Angola's Securitized State

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197629895
eISBN:
9780197632949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197629895.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter introduces the book as a whole. It outlines the argument and provides an alternative explanation to Angola’s post-war state and nation-building exercise. Behind the Presidency and the ... More


The Many Dimensions of Modern Sectarian Identity

Fanar Haddad

in Understanding 'Sectarianism': Sunni-Shi'a Relations in the Modern Arab World

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197510629
eISBN:
9780197536155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510629.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This and the next chapter outline the book’s theoretical model for the conceptualization of sectarian identity. It will be argued that sectarian identity simultaneously operates and is imagined on ... More


Islamic Patronage and Republican Emancipation: The Slaves of the Almaami in the Senegal River Valley

Jean Schmitz

in Reconfiguring Slavery: West African Trajectories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311994
eISBN:
9781846315640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311994.003.0005
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter examines the concealed trajectories of internal slavery in the Senegal River Valley. In particular, it looks at the endogenous trajectories of upward mobility among the slaves of a ... More


Country case study 4: Indonesia

Lalita Som

in State Capitalism: Why SOEs Matter and the Challenges They Face

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780192849595
eISBN:
9780191944697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192849595.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Since 2000 the objective of the Ministry of SOEs has been to transform SOEs from being bloated, inefficient, resource-absorbing behemoths that encourage unbridled corruption, into becoming ... More


Heirs, Corporate Aristocrats, and ‘Meritocrats’: The Social Space of Top CEOs and Chairpersons in India

Jules Naudet, Adrien Allorant, and Mathieu Ferry

in Mapping the Elite: Power, Privilege, and Inequality

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780199491070
eISBN:
9780199097920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199491070.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility, Culture

This chapter proposes an analysis of the social space inhabited by the CEOs and chairpersons of the top 100 Indian companies in 2012, using a Multiple Correspondence Analysis (MCA). The analysis aims ... More


Understanding Regime Personalization

Alexander Baturo and Johan A. Elkink

in The New Kremlinology: Understanding Regime Personalization in Russia

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192896193
eISBN:
9780191918674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192896193.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter places the study of regime personalisation in Russia in a theoretical and comparative context. It draws from literatures on personalism and neopatrimonialism to develop a novel ... More


Introduction: Towards a Social History of Peasant Society

Neil Macmaster

in War in the Mountains: Peasant Society and Counterinsurgency in Algeria, 1918-1958

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198860211
eISBN:
9780191892400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198860211.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, World Modern History

A key aspect of the colonial state was a geo-political dualism of space in which settlers occupied the rich agricultural plain and urban centres while Algerian peasants inhabited the communes mixtes, ... More


The caids and the commune mixte System

Neil Macmaster

in War in the Mountains: Peasant Society and Counterinsurgency in Algeria, 1918-1958

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198860211
eISBN:
9780191892400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198860211.003.0004
Subject:
History, Military History, World Modern History

In the dualism of colonial space, the peasantry massed in the interior were governed by a system of indirect rule, that of the communes mixtes (CM), in which a European administrator depended on a ... More


The Issues

Paul Gifford

in Christianity, Development and Modernity In Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190495732
eISBN:
9780190618506
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495732.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The chapter considers the deficiencies of many current studies of African Christianity, because they ignore the profound diversity between those Christians who operate with an enchanted religious ... More


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