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Navigating the Commission

Hussein Kassim

in The European Commission of the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199599523
eISBN:
9780191751530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599523.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

No administration works exclusively on the basis of formal rules. The Commission is no exception. But its administrative code is unusually detailed and onerous. Moreover, the Commission’s policy ... More


A View from Holyrood

Neil Blain and David Hutchison

in The Media in Scotland

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748627998
eISBN:
9780748671205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627998.003.0017
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The chapter begins with a consideration of The Sun's stance toward the Scottish National Party in 2007, noting its virulence even by comparison with anti-SNP coverage in the Daily Record. There ... More


The Speaker on the Law of Defection 1

A.G. Noorani

in CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTIONS AND CITIZENS' RIGHTS: An Omnibus Comprising Constitutional Questions in India and Citizens' Rights, Judges and State Accountability

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195678291
eISBN:
9780199080588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195678291.003.0039
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter criticises the June 1993 ruling made by Lok Sabha Speaker Shivraj Patil on the expelled members of the Janata Dal. It argues that Patil's decision to provide separate seats in the Lok ... More


Between Paris and Saint-Denis

Michelle R. Warren

in Creole Medievalism: Colonial France and Joseph Bédier's Middle Ages

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665259
eISBN:
9781452946498
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665259.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter discusses some of the particularities of Joseph Bédier’s own formation as a “creole”. It examines his personal history—political affiliations, inherited creole culture, and explicit ... More


Burdens (1959–1961)

Aram Goudsouzian

in Sidney Poitier: Man, Actor, Icon

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807828434
eISBN:
9781469603605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807875841_goudsouzian.13
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter details events in Sidney Poitier's life from 1959–1961. These include Poitier's lead role in the Lorraine Hansberry play A Raisin in the Sun; his affair with Diahann Carroll; and the ... More


Vetting and the Secret Blacklist

Ewing Mahoney

in MI5, the Cold War, and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198818625
eISBN:
9780191859564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818625.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the use of vetting in the civil service purge. Vetting took two forms—normal (or negative) and positive vetting (PV)—and both were used to screen recruits and to ‘purge’ those ... More


Provincial Newspapers: Politics and Censorship

Christopher Doughan

in The Voice of the Provinces: The Regional Press in Revolutionary Ireland, 1914-1921

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781786942258
eISBN:
9781789623833
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786942258.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter details the emergence of a predominantly nationalist regional press in Ireland during the late 1800s and early 1900s. It also discusses the attendant developments in the journalistic ... More


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