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The Next Islamist Generation

Avi Max Spiegel

in Young Islam: The New Politics of Religion in Morocco and the Arab World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159843
eISBN:
9781400866434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159843.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter argues that power dynamics within Islamist organizations are changing rapidly and dramatically. And these changes are happening, as they always have, not only from external constraints, ... More


Encounters with Authority and Power: Ways Grassroots Leaders Navigate Resistance and Oppression

in Enhancing Campus Capacity for Leadership: An Examination of Grassroots Leaders in Higher Education

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804776479
eISBN:
9780804781626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776479.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter, which describes the types of power dynamics or conditions which staff and faculty leaders face, such as threats of being fired and workplace bullying; and the ways that grassroots ... More


Grassroots Leaders' Understanding of Power and Effects on Leadership Style

in Enhancing Campus Capacity for Leadership: An Examination of Grassroots Leaders in Higher Education

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804776479
eISBN:
9780804781626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776479.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter examines the ways in which grassroots leaders interpreted and understood power and the impact on the way they operated as grassroots leaders, particularly their resultant view of power ... More


Power Shift

David Ciplet, J. Timmons Roberts, and Mizan R. Khan

in Power In A Warming World: The New Global Politics of Climate Change and the Remaking of Environmental Inequality

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029612
eISBN:
9780262330039
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029612.003.0002
Subject:
Environmental Science, Climate

This chapter draws on theories, particularly the scholarship of Antonio Gramsci, in offering a strategic framework that considers power relations. It argues that the world is not the same as it was ... More


Communities of Reciprocal Knowledge: Home Work, Fieldwork: Research and Accountability

Mérida M. Rúa

in A Grounded Identidad: Making New Lives in Chicago's Puerto Rican Neighborhoods

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199760268
eISBN:
9780199950256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199760268.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores issues of power in the relationship of the scholar and the community of study as well as the promises and limits of “native” research. It contends that scholars must take more ... More


When “Good” is Not Good Enough: Power Dynamics and Performative Aspects of Organizational Routines

Helle Kryger Aggerholm and Birte Asmuß

in Organizational Routines: How They Are Created, Maintained, and Changed

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198759485
eISBN:
9780191818882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198759485.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

The chapter explores some of the performative resources available to individual actors when discursively creating and sustaining a certain organizational routine, namely performance appraisal ... More


Global justice networks: operational logics and strategies

Paul Routledge and Andrew Cumbers

in Global Justice Networks: Geographies of Transnational Solidarity

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719076855
eISBN:
9781781702307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719076855.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter places global justice networks (GJNs) in grounded contexts by examining their operational logics and strategies. By examining network relationality and power dynamics, it shows that ... More


Insider or outsider? Issues of power and habitus during life history interviews with menopausal Iranian women

Elham Amini

in Intersections of Ageing, Gender and Sexualities: Multidisciplinary International Perspectives

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447333029
eISBN:
9781447333043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333029.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Conducting my fieldwork among religious menopausal women in Iran raised the question of the position of the researcher in life history research. This chapter set out to reflect on the shifting power ... More


Leadership Constellation: Power, Politics, and Professionals

Laura Empson

in Leading Professionals: Power, Politics, and Prima Donnas

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198744788
eISBN:
9780191805943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198744788.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

This chapter presents the book’s conceptual foundations. It identifies key concepts developed from the research and explains how they relate to each other. The peculiar challenges of leading ... More


Meet the Grassroots Leaders

in Enhancing Campus Capacity for Leadership: An Examination of Grassroots Leaders in Higher Education

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804776479
eISBN:
9780804781626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776479.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter presents a narrative of six individuals who go beyond their roles and positions to help create change in higher education. It highlights the journey of six grassroots leaders with a ... More


Closing Rank: Power and Colorblindness

Rose Ernst

in The Price of Progressive Politics: The Welfare Rights Movement in an Era of Colorblind Racism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814722480
eISBN:
9780814722749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814722480.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines how the dominant racial ideology of colorblindness conforms to particular frames used by welfare rights activists to describe the way in which their organizations struggle with ... More


Nationalized Spaces: Yemeni Mobility in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century

Samson A. Bezabeh

in Subjects of Empires/Citizens of States: Yemenis in Djibouti and Ethiopia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9789774167294
eISBN:
9781617976797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167294.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter explores the ways in which war and nationalism affected Yemeni mobility both in the inland territory and across the Gulf of Aden region. It particularly focuses on various wider ... More


Ascriptions of Responsibility Given Commonplace Relations of Power

Marina Oshana

in Social Dimensions of Moral Responsibility

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190609610
eISBN:
9780190609634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609610.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

In most contemporary analyses of responsibility, attention has been directed exclusively to the specific conditions that must be met by the presumed responsible agent in order to be able to account ... More


The Beginning of the End of the Tahrir Spirit

Mariz Tadros

in Copts at the Crossroads: The Challenges of Building Inclusive Democracy in Egypt

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9789774165917
eISBN:
9781617975479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774165917.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

The sense of religious pluralism of Tahrir Square faded fast following the 18 days, despite the hope of many that sectarian relations would improve with the removal of Mubarak. This chapter looks at ... More


Natural Worship: Slavery, the Environment, and Black Consciousness in the Antebellum South

Frederick C. Knight

in Working the Diaspora: The Impact of African Labor on the Anglo-American World, 1650-1850

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748183
eISBN:
9780814749128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748183.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This concluding chapter considers the relationship between slave work practices and ideologies. In particular, since slaves spent the bulk of their time working in the natural world, nature and its ... More


Human Rights Fact-Finding and the Reproduction of Hierarchies

Dustin N. Sharp

in The Transformation of Human Rights Fact-Finding

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190239480
eISBN:
9780190239527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190239480.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter consists of three sections. Section I explores the elite nature of modern-day fact-finding and the complex power dynamics and hierarchies with which it is entwined. Section Two analyzes ... More


Becoming Creative: Insights from Musicians in a Diverse World

Juniper Hill

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199365173
eISBN:
9780190874438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199365173.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Psychology of Music

How are an individual’s ability and motivation to be creative shaped by the world around her? Why does creativity seem to flourish in some environments, while in others it is stifled? Many societies ... More


Fighting for the Job

Paul Apostolidis

in The Fight For Time: Migrant Day Laborers and the Politics of Precarity

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190459338
eISBN:
9780190459369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190459338.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Political Economy

Day laborers describe their experiences seeking work on street corners through the theme of “fighting for the job.” This theme encodes a contradictory sense of embodied time: workers wait for long ... More


I Have Not Ended the Story for There Is No End: Continuing Histories of Clarksdale's Black Freedom Struggle

Françoise N. Hamlin

in Crossroads at Clarksdale: The Black Freedom Struggle in the Mississippi Delta after World War II

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835494
eISBN:
9781469601694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869857_hamlin.11
Subject:
History, African-American History

This epilogue presents two snapshots of Clarksdale in the 1990s, two narratives coming from different directions but meeting at the Crossroads, offering insight into how much the city has changed yet ... More


Power, Social Inequities, and the Conversational Theory of Moral Responsibility

Michael McKenna

in Social Dimensions of Moral Responsibility

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190609610
eISBN:
9780190609634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609610.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

According to the conversational theory, moral responsibility is essentially interpersonal and communicative. Indeed, it is not only communicative; it has a conversational dimension. On the ... More


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