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Aboriginal Women and Political Pursuit in Canadian Sentencing Circles: At Cross Roads or Cross Purposes?

Rashmi Goel

in Restorative Justice and Violence Against Women

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195335484
eISBN:
9780199864331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335484.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

This chapter addresses Canadian sentencing circles in domestic violence situations. It is argued that Aboriginal communities expect sentencing circles to serve certain political goals in addition to ... More


The Terrorist’s Dilemma

Jacob N. Shapiro

in The Terrorist's Dilemma: Managing Violent Covert Organizations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157214
eISBN:
9781400848645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157214.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter analyzes the fundamental organizational challenges of terrorism in greater depth. Using a wide variety of evidence, it examines why terrorist groups, since the 1880s, have struggled with ... More


Strategic Assessment and Noncombat Operations

Aaron Rapport

in Waging War, Planning Peace: U.S. Noncombat Operations and Major Wars

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453588
eISBN:
9780801455643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453588.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter discusses the concept of strategic assessment. Strategic assessment is the process by which decision makers evaluate and select political goals and the military strategies meant to ... More


Democracy Unterrified and Undefiled

Daniel S. Margolies

in Henry Watterson and the New South: The Politics of Empire, Free Trade, and Globalization

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124179
eISBN:
9780813134970
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124179.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses Watterson's many political goals that were focused on a single vision of attaining southern prosperity and independence through free trade. Some of these goals were reforming ... More


At the Lectern Between Jerusalem and Sarajevo: A Christian Approach to Teaching Political Science

Ron Kirkemo

in Teaching as an Act of Faith: Theory and Practice in Church-Related Higher Education

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823222209
eISBN:
9780823236800
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823222209.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The chapter starts with a discussion of the separate classrooms used for political science and Christianity. Different approaches are introduced ... More


Tradition in the Service of Modernity: Architecture and Urbanism in French Colonial Policy, 1900–1930

Gwendolyn Wright

in Tensions of Empire: Colonial Cultures in a Bourgeois World

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520205406
eISBN:
9780520918085
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520205406.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores urbanism and architecture under French colonial policy during the period from 1900 to 1930, and discusses how urban design can be allied with power, relying on the support of ... More


Pundits

Robert F. Dewey

in British National Identity and Opposition to Membership of Europe, 1961-63: The Anti-Marketeers

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719078712
eISBN:
9781781702147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078712.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses new research concerning the pronouncements of anti-Market pundits including historians C.E. Carrington and Sir Arthur Bryant and economists James Meade and Roy Harrod. It ... More


English- and Spanish-Language Media

Hector Amaya

in Citizenship Excess: Latino/as, Media, and the Nation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708453
eISBN:
9780814723838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708453.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores ethno-territoriality and erasure in relation to the linguistic marginalization of Spanish-language media (SLM) though media deregulation and technological convergence. It ... More


Public policy in the provinces: more powering; less puzzling

Ken Rasmussen

in Policy Analysis in Canada

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447334910
eISBN:
9781447334934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447334910.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the role politics plays in the activities of provincial public servants, and how this requires provincial public services to provide both politically sensitive and ... More


Jo Kreiter

Melanie Kloetzel and Carolyn Pavlik

in Site Dance: Choreographers and the Lure of Alternative Spaces

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034003
eISBN:
9780813039442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034003.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Jo Kreiter is the artistic director of a dance company based in San Francisco called Flyaway Productions. Kreiter's site performances have, since 1996, been able to direct attention to political ... More


A German Republic of Science and a German Idea of Truth: Empiricism and Sociability in Anthropology

in Anthropology and Antihumanism in Imperial Germany

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226983417
eISBN:
9780226983462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226983462.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

The German Anthropological Society and its local branches were not merely institutions in which anthropologists conducted their new science but also organizations realizing political goals that had ... More


Russia Redefnes Itself and Its Relations with the West

Dmitri Trenin

in Global Powers in the 21st Century: Strategies and Relations

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262622189
eISBN:
9780262288224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262622189.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter reveals that Russia is redefining its sociopolitical fabric while focusing on forging new strategic relationships with Western countries. The country has realized that rigid principles ... More


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