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Introduction

GARY TAYLOR and JOHN JOWETT

in Shakespeare Reshaped, 1606-1623

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198122562
eISBN:
9780191671470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198122562.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

As an author's work may be reshaped either by the author himself or by other people, we realize that the Shakespeare canon has undergone both types of reshaping, and these are not easily ... More


Switzerland: Regulating a Public–Private Heritage of Multipillar Pension Governance

Giuliano Bonoli and Silja Häusermann

in The Varieties of Pension Governance: Pension Privatization in Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199586028
eISBN:
9780191725586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586028.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Switzerland is considered a prototype of a multipillar pension system, including both public and private, pay-as-you-go-financed social insurance and mandatory funded occupational pensions. As many ... More


The Political Case for Gender Egalitarianism: A Stability Argument

Gina Schouten

in Liberalism, Neutrality, and the Gendered Division of Labor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198813071
eISBN:
9780191851063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813071.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that a liberal society cannot remain stable over time if its institutions are structured on the basis of an assumption that one’s sex will dictate the kind of work that one does. ... More


Introduction

Ian Menter

in Teacher Education In Times of Change

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447318538
eISBN:
9781447318569
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318538.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

In this introductory chapter, Ian Menter argues that an analysis of teacher education policy, has great significance within any nation or state, demonstrating the dominant values and views within ... More


A Stalled Revolution and the Gender-Egalitarian Policy Agenda

Gina Schouten

in Liberalism, Neutrality, and the Gendered Division of Labor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198813071
eISBN:
9780191851063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813071.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter reviews the empirical literature on the gendered division of labor, demonstrating that paid work and unpaid caregiving labor remain unequally distributed according to gender and that ... More


Introduction

Stella Gaon

in Democracy in Crisis: Violence, Alterity, Community

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079238
eISBN:
9781781702123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079238.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume, which is about the ‘crisis’ of democracy that is manifest in the increased violence provoked by radical difference or alterity in Western ... More


‘British values’ and community cohesion

John Holmwood and Therese O’Toole

in Countering Extremism in British Schools?: The Truth about the Birmingham Trojan Horse Affair

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447344131
eISBN:
9781447344179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344131.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter discusses the importance of promoting ‘British values’. The Trojan Horse affair has shaped subsequent debates on community cohesion and the counter-extremism agenda, but it was, in its ... More


Democracy and the Market

Richard C. Levin

in Democratic Vistas: Reflections on the Life of American Democracy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300102567
eISBN:
9780300130485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300102567.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter first characterizes the essential properties of the market economy. It then comments on how the market economy both supports and undermines in part the central values of a democratic ... More


Conclusion: Monetary Policy, Networks, and the Diffusion of Ideas

Gene Park, Saori N. Katada, Giacomo Chiozza, and Yoshiko Kojo

in Taming Japan's Deflation: The Debate over Unconventional Monetary Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501728174
eISBN:
9781501728181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501728174.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This concluding chapter explores the implications of this book's study in three areas: the role of ideas in monetary policy; the role of policy networks in determining ideational coherence and ... More


Conclusion: A Cultural Politics of Love and Solidarity

Lisa Henderson

in Love and Money: Queers, Class, and Cultural Production

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814790571
eISBN:
9780814790595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814790571.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This concluding chapter presents reflections on criticism as a form of cultural production and political intervention. It argues that queerness today is “clenched” and therefore unable to find new ... More


Politics and pipelines: emergence of the Corrib gas conflict

Amanda Slevin

in Gas, Oil and the Irish State: Understanding the Dynamics and Conflicts of Hydrocarbon Management

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784992743
eISBN:
9781526115355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992743.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Corrib gas was discovered in 1996 and its developers and some politicians originally presented it as a panacea for the socio-economic woes of rural, west Mayo. However, the reality of the project has ... More


The IASB Survives the Financial Crisis

Kees Camfferman and Stephen A. Zeff

in Aiming for Global Accounting Standards: The International Accounting Standards Board, 2001–2011

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199646319
eISBN:
9780191800719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646319.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking, International Business

During the initial stages of the financial crisis, the IASB came under pressure to revise its guidance on fair value measurement for financial instruments traded in inactive markets. As the crisis ... More


Military Anthropology: Soldiers, Scholars and Subjects at the Margins of Empire

Montgomery McFate

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190680176
eISBN:
9780190943059
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190680176.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

In almost every military intervention in its history, the US has made cultural mistakes that hindered attainment of its policy goals. From the strategic bombing of Vietnam to the accidental burning ... More


Disinterring the Real: Embodiment, AIDS, and Biomedicalization in Dodie Bellamy’s The Letters of Mina Harker

Christopher Breu

in Insistence of the Material: Literature in the Age of Biopolitics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816688913
eISBN:
9781452949178
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816688913.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter presents a reading of Dodie Bellamy’s The Letters of Mina Harker. It discusses the materiality of the body that resists biopolitical scripts of performativity and discursive control. ... More


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