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Porosity, Γ‎N- and Γ‎-Null Sets

Joram Lindenstrauss, David Preiss, and Tiˇser Jaroslav

in Fréchet Differentiability of Lipschitz Functions and Porous Sets in Banach Spaces (AM-179)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153551
eISBN:
9781400842698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153551.003.0010
Subject:
Mathematics, Analysis

This chapter introduces the notion of porosity “at infinity” (formally defined as porosity with respect to a family of subspaces) and discusses the main result, which shows that sets porous with ... More


Concluding reflections

Brian Sudlow

in Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter sheds light on the paradox of French Catholic literary resistance to secularisation in the period 1880–1914, and on its coincidental parallels among English Catholic writers of the same ... More


Consecrating Peace: Reflecting on Daniel Berrigan and Witness

William Desmond

in Faith, Resistance, and the Future: Daniel Berrigan's Challenge to Catholic Social Thought

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823239825
eISBN:
9780823239863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239825.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the relationship between contemplation and action in Berrigan’s work. In the work of peace-making, there is and must be a contemplative openness to the sacred, a porosity to ... More


Subnational Authorities in EU Law

Michèle Finck

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810896
eISBN:
9780191848025
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810896.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This book explores the role and status of local and regional authorities (also referred to as ‘subnational authorities’ or ‘SNAs’) in European Union law. It highlights that SNAs’ status varies ... More


Recovering the porous individual

Brian Sudlow

in Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The conditions of individual secularisation posed two sets of moral problems for believers in France and England at that time. The first concerns the mapping out of human behaviour if belief in God ... More


Introduction

P.J. Lee

Jo Anne DeGraffenreid (ed.)

in Statistical Methods for Estimating Petroleum Resources

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195331905
eISBN:
9780197562550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195331905.003.0007
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Geophysics: Earth Sciences

Petroleum resource evaluations have been performed by geologists, geophysicists, geochemists, engineers, and statisticians for many decades in an attempt to estimate resource potential in a given ... More


Fluids and Porous Media as Continua

David Jon Furbish

in Fluid Physics in Geology: An Introduction to Fluid Motions on Earth’s Surface and Within its Crust

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195077018
eISBN:
9780197560358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195077018.003.0006
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Geophysics: Earth Sciences

Let us anticipate that we wish to treat fluids as continuous substances at a microscopic scale. To see the motivation for this, it is instructive to consider the possibility of describing fluid ... More


Porosity Volumetrics and Pore Typing

John H. Doveton

in Principles of Mathematical Petrophysics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199978045
eISBN:
9780197563359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199978045.003.0007
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Geophysics: Earth Sciences

The primary objective of porosity estimations based on measurements made either from petrophysical logs or core is the volume of pore space within the rock, given simply by the equation: . . . Φ = ... More


Fick’s Laws: Diffusion

Brian Cantor

in The Equations of Materials

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198851875
eISBN:
9780191886683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851875.003.0007
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Atoms and molecules are not completely immobile within a solid material. They move by jumping into vacancies or interstitial sites in the crystal lattice. The laws describing their motion were ... More


Boundary-Breaking Collaboration

Steven C. Currall, Ed Frauenheim, Sara Jansen Perry, and Emily M. Hunter

in Organized Innovation: A Blueprint for Renewing America’s Prosperity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199330706
eISBN:
9780199364008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199330706.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

This chapter starts with the case of University of Minnesota professor Kim Stelson and his Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power. Stelson, a controls specialist, embodies Boundary-Breaking ... More


Dense and Porous: Browsing, Parataxis, and the Texture of Comics

Daniel Marrone

in Forging the Past: Seth and the Art of Memory

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781496807311
eISBN:
9781496807359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496807311.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter offers a multifaceted account of the distinctive texture of comics, exploring the simultaneous fragmentation and coherence of the comics page, as well as addressing exceptional cases ... More


Introduction

Richard Buxton

in Myths and Tragedies in their Ancient Greek Contexts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199557615
eISBN:
9780191752209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199557615.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Ancient Religions

This introductory chapter sets out the methodology and range of topics covered in the book. Key concepts underlying the chapters are structure, the notion of being ‘good to think with’, context, ... More


The Porosity of the Body

James Miller

in China's Green Religion: Daoism and the Quest for a Sustainable Future

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231175869
eISBN:
9780231544535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231175869.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Daoist visualization meditations offer an insight into how the divide between body and world can be overcome. They evoke an intimate, even erotic, connection between the inner landscape of the body ... More


A Queer Redemption: John Horne Burns’s The Gallery

Marisa Escolar

in Allied Encounters: The Gendered Redemption of World War II Italy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284504
eISBN:
9780823285945
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284504.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

Chapter 4 examines how the conventional gendering and sexualization of redemption is revised in John Horne Burns’s internationally beloved novel The Gallery (1947) as Naples—long described in terms ... More


Osteoarthritis

Elizabeth Weiss

in Reading the Bones: Activity, Biology, and Culture

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054988
eISBN:
9780813053707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054988.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

In this chapter, osteoarthritis etiology, which is often thought to be the result of wear and tear on joints, is examined using a multidisciplinary approach. Bioarchaeologists look for porosity, ... More


The state and processes of change

Edward Ashbee

in The Right and the recession

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090820
eISBN:
9781781708873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090820.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter considers the impact of “Thatcherism” and “Reaganomics” and the extent to which the British and American states were restructured during the 1980s. It argues that despite the neoliberal ... More


The sedimentary environment

Simon F. Thrush, Judi E. Hewitt, Conrad A. Pilditch, and Alf Norkko

in Ecology of Coastal Marine Sediments: Form, Function, and Change in the Anthropocene

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198804765
eISBN:
9780191843044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198804765.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Ecology

This chapter introduces the roles of sediment properties and hydrodynamic conditions in influencing soft-sediment communities. It identifies environmental factors that are commonly used to ... More


Insider Dynamics and Extended Audiencing: Punchdrunk’s Sleep No More

Julia M. Ritter

in Tandem Dances: Choreographing Immersive Performance

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190051303
eISBN:
9780190051341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190051303.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Dance

Drawing on theories of kinesthetic empathy and research on embodied cognition, insider dynamics is proposed as a theory of embodied affective engagement that occurs for spectators during immersive ... More


The Long 19th Century in Portugal and the Transformation of Lisbon

João Silva

in Entertaining Lisbon: Music, Theater, and Modern Life in the Late 19th Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190215705
eISBN:
9780190215729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215705.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Popular

This chapter examines the Portuguese panorama of the period, focusing on the country’s agitated history, with attention to the scientific approaches and disciplines that contributed to the ... More


Basic Physical Properties of Soil

Marco Bittelli, Gaylon S. Campbell, and Fausto Tomei

in Soil Physics with Python: Transport in the Soil–Plant–Atmosphere System

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199683093
eISBN:
9780191763175
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199683093.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric and Environmental Physics

This chapter describes the basic physical properties of soils, such as structure, texture, specific surface area, and volumetric and mass fractions. Soils can be investigated at different scales and ... More


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