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Conclusions

Margit Tavits

in Presidents with Prime Ministers: Do Direct Elections Matter?

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199553327
eISBN:
9780191721007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553327.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The final chapter reviews the major findings. It also discusses the practical implications of these findings reiterating that the focus of constitution designers on the election mechanism of the head ... More


Implications of a Common Law of International Adjudication

Chester Brown

in A Common Law of International Adjudication

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199206506
eISBN:
9780191709708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206506.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues that the emergence of a common law of international adjudication has significant practical and theoretical implications. It then considers whether the common law of international ... More


Legal Issues in Lesbian and Gay Adoption

Annette R. Appell

in Adoption by Lesbians and Gay Men: A New Dimension in Family Diversity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195322606
eISBN:
9780199914555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195322606.003.0021
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter provides an overview of adoption law and principles in the United States, situates lesbian and gay adoption within those norms, and illustrates how the courts and legislatures have ... More


Some practical implications

Susanna Millar

in Understanding and Representing Space: Theory and Evidence from Studies with Blind and Sighted Children

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521426
eISBN:
9780191688416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521426.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Some practical implications of the evidence so far seen are presented in this chapter. First, the chapter prefaces its suggestions by emphasizing that they are not necessarily applicable in all ... More


Classified Conclusions, Implications of Invisibility, and a Faceless Future

Craig R. Scott

in Anonymous Agencies, Backstreet Businesses, and Covert Collectives: Rethinking Organizations in the 21st Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804781381
eISBN:
9780804785631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804781381.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

The closing chapter draws several conclusions about the framework developed in this book and its ability to help us classify and compare organizations. The chapter also looks at several practical, ... More


Principles or Pathways? Improving the Contribution of Philosophical Ethics to Climate Policy

Martin Kowarsch and Ottmar Edenhofer

in Climate Justice in a Non-Ideal World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198744047
eISBN:
9780191804038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198744047.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Environmental Politics

How can philosophical ethics inform conflict-riddled climate policy debates? From the perspective of Deweyan pragmatism, climate ethics should go beyond discussing abstract ethical principles ... More


Practical Implications: What Can We Do?

Kees Van Den Bos

in Why People Radicalize

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190657345
eISBN:
9780190657376
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190657345.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 11 focuses on what we can do to prevent radicalization and how we can combat radicalization after it has occurred. The chapter notes that prevention and fighting of radicalization may be ... More


Conclusion: Childhood Obesity: Some Practical Implications

Kristin Voigt, Stuart G. Nicholls, and Garrath Williams

in Childhood Obesity: Ethical and Policy Issues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199964482
eISBN:
9780199362639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199964482.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The conclusion summarizes the main themes of the book. Without abandoning the book’s emphasis on the complexity of the problem and its relation to other complex issues, it suggests a series of ... More


Leading into the Future

Julian Barling

in The Science of Leadership: Lessons from Research for Organizational Leaders

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199757015
eISBN:
9780199372058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757015.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Despite the many advances in knowledge of leadership in organizations, and sometimes because of these advances, several issues need to be confronted in future research on leadership. For example, ... More


Generosity, Philanthropy, and Civil Society in Social Context

Patricia Snell Herzog and Heather Price

in American Generosity: Who Gives and Why

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190456498
eISBN:
9780190456528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456498.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The conclusion summarizes the central contributions of the book and offers a Maslow-inspired theory of “circles of generosity” that represent meaningful bundles of giving ability, intended targets, ... More


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