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What Animals Want: Expertise and Advocacy in Laboratory Animal Welfare Policy

Larry Carbone

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195161960
eISBN:
9780199790067
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195161960.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

This book presents a history of animal rights. It brings a novel, sociological perspective to an area that has been addressed largely from a philosophical perspective, or from the entrenched ... More


The View from Nowhen

Huw Price

in Time's Arrow & Archimedes' Point: New Directions for the Physics of Time

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195117981
eISBN:
9780199853045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195117981.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Time is a matter that man has tried to quantify for centuries, trying to understand whether it is an object, an idea, or simply, a fact. The book is hard evidence of these inquiries, and shows how ... More


Work on the Modern Myth of History

Aleida Assmann

in Is Time Out of Joint?: On the Rise and Fall of the Modern Time Regime

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501742439
eISBN:
9781501742446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501742439.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on the relation between time, history, and historiography. In the field of historiography, the modern chronotope took on a shape that deeply informs our sense and awareness of ... More


Action research: an overview

Jo Hockley, Katherine Froggatt, and Katharina Heimerl

in Participatory Research in Palliative Care: Actions and Reflections

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199644155
eISBN:
9780191749094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644155.003.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine Research, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter sets the scene for the whole book and maps the history of action research starting with Lewin's work as a psychologist in the 1940s, its take-up within education to its current position ... More


Austin’s Critical Method

Mark Kaplan

in Austin's Way with Skepticism: An Essay on Philosophical Method

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198824855
eISBN:
9780191863530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824855.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, History of Philosophy

Begins with Barry Stroud’s reconstruction of Descartes’s dream argument; lays out the critique of the argument that emerges from what Austin wrote in “Other Minds”; describes the long-standing ... More


Conclusion: Last Things and First Philosophy

Mark Chinca

in Meditating Death in Medieval and Early Modern Devotional Writing: From Bonaventure to Luther

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198861980
eISBN:
9780191894787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861980.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature, European Literature

Between the 1580s and the 1640s there was a reconfiguration of the discursive environment in which meditation on death and the afterlife was conducted. The conclusion traces this reconfiguration in ... More


Bread and Honey: Social Flourishing, Mutuality, and Economics

Martyn Percy

in Putting Purpose Into Practice: The Economics of Mutuality

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198870708
eISBN:
9780191913334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870708.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability

This chapter provides some thoughts on the ideas of mutuality and economics from a philosophical and theological perspective. It explores the changing relationships between business, finance, social ... More


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